Refinance It

With the current low interest rates the time is now to refinance.  You have to consider the loan fees so it is not always in your favor to refinance.  In most cases there will need to be some calculation before going forward.  In some cases you can shorten the length of your current loan while […]

Bad Credit…Bad Loan

If you have poor credit ratings you can only expect to get a bad loan if any.  You will have to accept terms that a good credit rated person would refuse.  The interest rate will be ridiculous. A car loan will kill you.  The payments will be double what they should be.  This will put […]

Bad Credit Loan

Is it possible to get a loan with bad credit.  We it depends.  If you dont have any credit then a government loan may be possible but if you have a ding on you credit it will be a problem.  If you do get a loan the terms will be punitive and dufficult to pay […]

Invest in Yourself

I think we give away our destiny when we invest money in the stock market.  I think we should take control and invest in wealth creation.  A rental is an example of investing in yourself.  An income property can be an investment for the future.  At age 50 I had to move back into a […]

Good Deal gone Bad

You search and search for that amazing deal only to have it fail miserably.  Live and learn…right?  Well if you fail big enough it may be your last deal.  Real estate investing is not for the weak.  If you havent done yur home work it will do you in.  The objective is simple, buy low, […]

The Benefits of Investing in Multiple Properties

When first-time homebuyers begin looking at homes, they often figure out a budget that they feel most comfortable with. In the end, these homebuyers end up buying something that is at the top of their budget or just above, but this is a poor practice for a number of reasons. The obvious issue with doing […]

Recover from that bad Deal

If you delve into real estate enough you will eventually land that bad deal.  The deal that turns out so bad that there is no choice but to lose money.  It is difficult to recover from that bad deal as it really can shake you confidence.  Failure can be learned from but most oft it […]

Money for a Renovation

If you want to dive into a renovation the up front money can be hard to come by.  An investor can be a solution for you.  The trick will be to convince the investor that the house when completed will sell for a large profit.  The risk must be negated by the potential reward.  This […]

Real Estate Real Profit

Real Estate can be profitable but you have to know what you are doing.  Bad renters, law suits and tax woos await all those who dare to tackle it.  If you plan to buy the income property be careful as you could end up with a burden.  You don’t want to have too many write […]