With the news full of COVID and the economy, I know a lot of you are trying to figure out where the real estate market is headed. No more guesses and hunches; Daren Blomquist from Auction.com is bringing us solid charts and numbers to show us where the housing market is at right now, and where his predictions are for the next 6-12 months.
If a W-2 job is your only income, then getting laid off is a huge risk with a serious disruption to your finances. Investing in real estate sets up 7 different streams of income that can help you weather any job loss or financial instability in the market. Diversify your risk when you take advantage of these different sources of earnings.
When the market tanks and you’re holding on until it rebounds to sell, do you have the guts to pull the trigger at the right time? Everyone has a plan for how they’ll react, but in the heat of the moment, human behavior will overwhelm knowledge. By using technology, Dr. Richard Smith is determined to improve investing by reducing irrational risk-taking behavior.
Turning an old Kmart into hundreds of self-storage units is one unique way to approach the self-storage niche. With over 8,000 units of self-storage units, AJ Osbourne is passionate about finding the right deal, the right market, and the right marketing strategy to return a solid 8-12% in revenue. Find out his strategy today on Accelerated Investor.
Mentors help you avoid major pitfalls, and Mike Simmons wants you to learn from his mistakes. His podcast Just Start Real Estate, and now his new book, are all designed to help you get started, level up faster, and learn how to avoid common real estate investing pitfalls.
For an inside look into how the lending end is holding up for real estate, Angelo Christian talks about his mortgage loan origination business. As one of the top producing loan originators in the country, Angelo’s perspective is invaluable. In addition, his personal story will inspire you to be better and work harder.
95% of rent was collected over the COVID-19 shutdowns and quarantines in Andrew Keel’s mobile home parks. A nearly recession-proof addition to your real estate portfolio, mobile homes are a unique model that requires less maintenance for you. The Keel Team has acquisition down to a science, and Andrew shares how to find, assess, and purchase these properties with us today.
The three Ds in storage units is a little different: death, divorce, and downsizing. This means that even in a recession, storage units are in demand as people shift into smaller apartments and lose the extra storage space in their homes. By adding storage units to your portfolio, you can add assets that steadily produce returns, even in a downturn.
Tying your earning potential to an hourly wage keeps you on a leash. Leslie Awasom’s great job in medicine became a W2 jail cell when he realized that. But shifting out of a W2 job and losing that steady paycheck was a huge change for him. Learn about how he’s doing it with his partner Tenny Tolofari in the Maryland metro area.