I love leverage

I really do. Yesterday I was listening to the radio and NPR was running its pledge drive to raise money. I love NPR, but I have to admit that I was about to change the station because, well, that's what's easy. But then they mentioned that some company was doubling every pledge made that hour. Bam! That's all it took, ...

Maybe real estate isn’t such a good investment

One of my favorite things is reading an article that takes some fundamental assumption we all make, calmly demolishes it with data and statistics, and then handily concludes like Jackie Chan would after beating someone's ass. Last week, the NYTimes ran such an article. The housing boom of the last five years has made many homeowners feel like very, very ...

Management Infrastructure

This is a guest post by Owen Johnson. Part 6 in a series of 7 on real estate. THE WEEKLONG SERIES OF REAL ESTATE BASICS 1. The Real Scoop on Real Estate 2. Starting Down the Real Estate Investment Path 3. The Transaction Mechanics 4. A Primer on Real Estate Agency 5. Leveraging Yourself to Grow Your Wealth 6. Management ...

Leveraging Yourself to Grow Your Wealth

This is a guest post by Owen Johnson. Part 5 in a series of 7 on real estate. THE WEEKLONG SERIES OF REAL ESTATE BASICS 1. The Real Scoop on Real Estate 2. Starting Down the Real Estate Investment Path 3. The Transaction Mechanics 4. A Primer on Real Estate Agency 5. Leveraging Yourself to Grow Your Wealth 6. Management ...

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A Primer on Real Estate Agency

This is a guest post by Owen Johnson. Part 4 in a series of 7 on real estate. THE WEEKLONG SERIES OF REAL ESTATE BASICS 1. The Real Scoop on Real Estate 2. Starting Down the Real Estate Investment Path 3. The Transaction Mechanics 4. A Primer on Real Estate Agency 5. Leveraging Yourself to Grow Your Wealth 6. Management ...

The Transaction Mechanics

This is a guest post by Owen Johnson. Part 3 in a series of 7 on real estate. THE WEEKLONG SERIES OF REAL ESTATE BASICS 1. The Real Scoop on Real Estate 2. Starting Down the Real Estate Investment Path 3. The Transaction Mechanics 4. A Primer on Real Estate Agency 5. Leveraging Yourself to Grow Your Wealth 6. Management ...