Flipping Real Estate Pitfalls

Copyright © 2013 Steven Johanssen It’s very tempting to trust the shows on TV that advertise real estate flipping as a fast and straightforward way to generate income. Do not make the mistake of numerous novice investors who acquire a tired home while not totally realizing the best way to flip it. Here are some […]
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Preparing Yourself To Purchase Rental Real Estate

Copyright © 2012 Steven Johanssen For some folks purchasing an income building is a great way to make investments. Besides generating additional cash you’ll need take into consideration that you will be a property manager so you need to understand each of the concerns. If not done effectively your new rental property can rapidly become […]
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Credit Reports and Scores

The three large credit reporting bureaus ( Equifax, Experian, and TransUnion ) maintain records about payment practices and credit obligations on nearly every single person. The reports generated from the three credit agencies are used to evaluate a person’s financial history, ability, and make judgements about the future. It is common for employer’s to review […]
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Using a Real Estate Rental to Pay for College

I am a new father and have been thinking of the best way to help my daughter with college.  It seems challenging to come up with enough money for college by investing in a 529 plan or mutual fund.  If college is expected to cost $30,000 per year or $120,000 in today’s dollars, it may […]
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