Monthly Archives: November 2015

Successfully Completing a Fix and Flip

Fixing and flipping homes may seem easy enough on the surface, but there are many things to consider before diving in. As with investments of any kind, it’s always wise to perform your due diligence before investing a dime. People can, and do, make money flipping houses, but keep in mind you can also lose money if you’re not careful.(more…)...
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The Importance of Having a Good Mentor

Ask successful people in almost any line of work and they will usually be able to name specific people that helped them get to where they are. Mentors are an invaluable asset to anyone who strives to get ahead in life - and this is most definitely the case with real estate investors. The real estate market is constantly changing and that makes it hard to keep up, especially for someone just starting out. That’s why having the right mentor can be a huge asset for you and your business. (more…)...
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Houston Home Sales Declined in October, As Anticipated

According to the latest MLS report from Houston Association of Realtors (HAR), the Houston housing market experienced declines in October versus the same month last year. This decline was seen in most categories, including total dollar volume, single-family home sales and total property sales. The momentum shift can be attributed to a downturn in the oil industry as well as a traditional autumn slowdown. But even with these declines, overall home prices reached the highest levels ever for a month of October.(more…)...
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Don’t Trust Just Any Hard Money Lender

In almost every line of work, the company you keep can be just as important as the day-to-day operations of your own business. You want to work with organizations you can trust, and whose values and goals align closely with your own. The right industry associations can help your business stay on the cutting-edge of industry trends, which can be of tremendous value to you and your customers.(more…)...
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