Saturday, May 27th, 2017

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Is HUD Opening the Floodgates? »

So I’ve mentioned before how lucky I am to be part of this really phenomenal mastermind group called the Flip VIPs. Besides our in-person meetings thrice yearly, another big, fat benefit I enjoy from this posse is the ongoing collaboration and free flow of information we share privately via email. So just this week my […]

Gold Digging: How to Mine the MLS for an Opportunity Market »

So I got something tasty for you today, folks. We’ve never done this before, but it’s high time. Here’s the deal: On a recent Saturday, we broadcast our first-ever live MLS market research webcast.  Maybe you recall hearing about it? It was a very raw, real workshop in the truest sense of the word… Imagine Bob Norton […]

25 Proven Deal-Getting Strategies »

So my Flip VIP buddy Mike Ferris just sent me this awesome list of 25 time-tested, proven ways to find/get great real estate deals (see below).  He prepared for discussion at this month’s meeting for the REIA group he runs in Delaware. Now Mike and his wife Christina have done hundreds of deals since they […]

Demystifying the Real Estate Auction in 19 Minutes »

So it all started with an alluring email… “Ok, help me out here guys. Looking for your input…. Auction.com just called me to confirm that I got the accepted offer.  However, they are different from REDC.com where the bid is the bid and you win. With auction.com the seller has the right to say yes […]

How to “ZillowPimp” Your House »

So I discovered this terrific tip today in my inbox.  It came in an email from my buddy and fellow Flip VIP Brian Meidam. Fact: You know that tasty new house you’ve got for sale?  Well anybody on the planet who’s interested will probably look it up on Zillow at some point.  That’s just the […]

How to Stop Sellers from “Cheating” on You (Competition Killer, Pt 3) »

Editor’s Note: This is part 3 in a series of “Competition Killer” video posts that’ll teach you in no uncertain terms how to blow your competition out of the water — SPLOOSH!  These insider tips are compliments of my good friend Shaun McCloskey — a kick-butt short sale guy who’s crushing it right now, closing […]

STOP CHASING STUPID DEALS – 7 Rules You Must Follow (Competition Killer, Pt 2) »

Editor’s Note: This is part 2 in a 3 part series of “Competition Killer” video posts that’ll teach you in no uncertain terms how to blow your competition out of the water — SPLOOSH!  These insider tips are compliments of my good friend Shaun McCloskey — a kick-butt short sale guy who’s crushing it right […]

Competition Killer, Pt 1: 3 Genius Ways to Gain Instant Rapport and Credibility (With Anybody) »

REI Truism #37: Now more than ever, your competition is trying feverishly to cut you out, any way they can… The simple fact of the matter is, there are a lot of other people out there doing what you do. And while I’m as abundance-minded as the next guy, it still stinks like poopy diapers […]

3 New Rules for Crushing Short Sales in 2010 »

Editor’s Note: I’ve updated this post with Shaun’s answers to the questions you left in the comments on on our recent webinar.  See a little further down below… Before we get to the rules, here are three truisms about real estate investing in 2010, I’m sure you’ll agree… 1) Things ain’t like they used to […]

How this Chicago-Italian Skirts the Bandit Sign Police »

If you use Bandit Signs in your real estate investing at all, then today’s tip will be a tasty treat… At one point or another we’ve all had those lovely, goldenrod, coroplast investments of ours removed or cut in half by the “sign police”, right?  (FYI “sign police = code enforcement)  And occasionally you might […]