rental properties

Show Summary This is episode #429, and my guest today is Nick Legamaro. Nick is a seasoned investor in the Dallas Fort-Worth market, and an expert at the Owner Finance model. Many of us get into real estate investing to build long term wealth, usually through rental properties. However, owning rental properties can also be…

Show Summary This is episode #428, and my guest today is Travis Baucom out of Waco Texas. Today we talk about how to operate a successful Airbnb Business. There are a few prominent trends that have happened for real estate investors over the past few years, and short-term rentals through Airbnb is one of those…

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…