The Real Estate Preacher Blog

So Where are the Bargains At?

January 4th, 2016 by Randy Lawrence

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So Where are the Bargains At?

…Sources and ways to find deals that can make you money… Sources: Your Network – don’t forget to constantly network with whomever and whenever. Always have the “I’m in the hunt” mindset and take massive action. Your Marketing Machine –…

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They’ll Probably Ask You…

December 31st, 2015 by Randy Lawrence

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They’ll Probably Ask You…

In a previous post, I talked about the value of having investor-friendly real estate agents (Realtors) and how to qualify them. You’ll be asking them questions but be prepared for their questions too. Have these answers thought out and part of…

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Use ’em or Lose ’em

December 31st, 2015 by Randy Lawrence

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Use ’em or Lose ’em

Some things to keep in mind when dealing with realtors as an investor… Agents understand retail buyers but you’re not a retail buyer. Your an investor! Be prepared that not all agents are willing to work with investors. Agents can work for…

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Build It and They Will Come…

December 30th, 2015 by Randy Lawrence

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Build It and They Will Come…

A key to your success in rehabbing is finding deals that when fixed up will make you money. There are several methods to do this – most involve marketing yourself as a cash buyer looking for discounts. Why? Marketing drives…

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7 Tips Making Your Real Estate Business Plan

December 9th, 2015 by Randy Lawrence

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7 Tips Making Your Real Estate Business Plan

1. Don’t get carried away with this exercise or spend months doing it. Don’t get into the paralysis by analysis syndrome. It should take you a week or two – maybe less than a week. 2. Make a first cut,…

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Mark That One Down!

December 3rd, 2015 by Randy Lawrence

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Mark That One Down!

Part of building a rehabbing business plan is identifying the type of houses you are looking to fix and flip. Here are some steps to do that: 1) Determine your farm area or hunting ground by starting near where you…

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By My Estimation…

December 1st, 2015 by Randy Lawrence

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By My Estimation…

How to quickly estimate the repair costs… …of a house you’re thinking of flipping profit. Master this skill so you can estimate repair costs (even without physically seeing it) so you can quickly decide if you have a good deal….

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You Can Do EET!!

November 15th, 2015 by Randy Lawrence

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You Can Do EET!!

Anyone can do this (real estate investing)…: …with the right approach – you don’t have to have your own money; do your own repairs; or build your own processes and systems – You just need the right approach and mindset….

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Get Your Ducks in a Row

November 11th, 2015 by Randy Lawrence

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Get Your Ducks in a Row

OK, so you bought your first (or second) ugly duckling house at a great discount! You’ve visualized it as a prince and calculated the after repair value (ARV). You’re excited about the profit when you sell it but wait… …there’s…

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Your A Team…

November 11th, 2015 by Randy Lawrence

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Your A Team…

… Building a winning team for your real estate investing business is key. Start building (or expanding) it today! Success depends on a team of experts Create leverage of time, knowledge, experience Use the Reciprocity Principle Your leadership – lead…

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