Mar 13

Key Steps for a Successful House Flip

So how exactly do you get started flipping houses? While there’s much more to learn, let’s reduce the process to seven simple steps. 1. Educate yourself. Know what the heck you’re getting into. House flipping is awesome, but it can […]

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Mar 04

Ways to Use Facebook for Your Real Estate Investing Business

Social networks like Facebook allow you to connect with like-minded people, those who are interested in similar topics or participate in the same activities as you. And these connections can create massive value for you and your business, too. But […]

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Feb 22

How The New Tax Law Affects Real Estate Investors

Taking effect in 2018, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is the most significant change to U.S. tax law since the Tax Reform Act of 1986. And to the joy of many investors, the new law has made an array […]

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Feb 12

Join CIVIC at Pitbull Conference 2019 in Fort Lauderdale, FL

Join CIVIC at the Pitbull Conference, the oldest and largest organization of its kind in the country: educating brokers, lenders, and investors as to the emerging opportunities that exist in hard money lending. This event consistently produces quality networking for […]

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Feb 06

How To Value Properties Like A Pro

There are four main skills you must master in order to be a successful fix & flipper: Finding Deals Valuing the Property Planning/Estimating/Hiring for Rehab Doing the Rehab The most overlooked is how to properly value properties. New investors find […]

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Jan 25

Data Is An Investor’s Friend

Being a successful real estate investor is based on hard numbers, getting the facts, and making sure you aren’t missing anything. All those little numbers and facts lead investors on long and merry chases through courthouses, county appraisal district websites, […]

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Jan 04

How to Determine an Area’s Average Vacancy Rate

Vacancy rate: This term denotes the percentage of a year that a property will sit empty. It is a very important calculation to include in your numbers when you buy a rental property, but it is also an “average” number […]

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Dec 28

3 Ways to Make the Most on Your Flip

We frequently encounter investors who are not getting hot prices on their flips. Usually, this is directly linked to a few common misconceptions nearly every seller, investor or otherwise, is prone to when they are listing in a market with […]

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Dec 12

Types Of Hard Money Lenders

Are you aware that there are different types of hard money lenders? To begin with, the classification “hard money lender” can describe multiple types of lenders, and you need to know which type you’re dealing with before you borrow. Knowing […]

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