rental properties

Show Summary This is episode #425, and my guest today is Steve Bighaus. Steve is an expert at using government backed loans like Fannie and Freddie for financing single family rental properties for investors like you and me. I’ve actually known Steve for several years, and with over 30 years of experience, his knowledge is…

tenants

Today’s REI Classroom Lesson Robert Syfert goes over how to find quality, long-term tenants for your rentals. By qualifying your tenants with background checks, credit checks, and a an application process in general, you’re able to better find reliable tenants. REI Classroom Summary Finding qualified tenants takes a bit more time, but the extra steps…

self-storage

Show Summary This is episode #421, and my guest today is Scott Meyers. Scott is the nation’s leading expert on investing in self storage facilities. After a bad bout of dealing with tenants and toilets, Scott wanted an easier way to invest without many of the challenges that exist with single family houses, and self-storage…

existing properties

Today’s REI Classroom Lesson Today, Patrick Donohoe elaborates on where it makes sense to add value in your rental properties. A good way to do this is to look at nearby homes that are getting higher rent and see what they have that your property doesn’t. REI Classroom Summary In addition to upgrades, there are…

landlords

Today’s REI Classroom Lesson Marck De Lautour shares 5 tips to help in maximizing your returns on your rental properties. REI Classroom Summary From simple tips such as professional photos to having 2 year lease agreements, Marck shares some spot on strategies to maximize your returns on rentals. Listen to this REI Classroom Lesson Real…

rentals

Today’s REI Classroom Lesson Kevin Ortner goes over some of the benefits of owning rental properties as a real estate investor. REI Classroom Summary Learn more about the tax benefits, cash flow, appreciation over time, and other benefits to help you reach financial freedom. Listen to this REI Classroom Lesson Real Estate Investing Classroom Show…

exit strategies

Today’s REI Classroom Lesson Joe Lieber explains different exit strategies you can take advantage of with your rental properties. REI Classroom Summary Find out the pros and cons of various exit strategies for rental properties, as told from our expert, Joe Lieber. Listen to this REI Classroom Lesson Real Estate Investing Classroom Show Transcripts: Mike:…

contractors

Today’s REI Classroom Lesson Rehabbing can be costly and having good contractors who you trust can be critical to keeping your profits up. REI Classroom Summary Greg discusses how important it is to know what your contractors are capable of and that they aren’t overbooked. Listen to this REI Classroom Lesson Real Estate Investing Classroom…

assisted living

Today’s REI Classroom Lesson Gene Guarino talks to us about how Residential Assisted Living Care can have exceptional opportunities to create consistent wealth. REI Classroom Summary Gene explains how to make money on the rent side and the business side when owning and managing a Residential Assisted Living Care Home. Listen to this REI Classroom…

turnkey

Today’s REI Classroom Lesson Dave Payerchin with Columbus Turnkey Houses shows us specifically what to look for when buying Turnkey Properties. REI Classroom Summary Picking the right property manager is crucial for turnkey investments. We’ll also find out about hiring an inspector and determining your return on investment. Listen to this REI Classroom Lesson Real…