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Understanding Exit Strategies in Real Estate

By |January 10th, 2018|

Thinking about buying a multifamily property? Excellent! Before you sign any paperwork, you first need to decide on your exit strategy.  - Tweet   Yes, the end is what you look at first... because that’s how you will earn your money. I’ll get to that in a minute. For right now, I will go over four [...]

How to pick a Property Management Company

By |January 5th, 2018|

Are you like me? Do you invest in multifamily properties? Want to make your real estate investing life a bit easier? Find a good property management company. When you do, stick with them! A good management company will handle all the tenant, toilet and termite issues in your properties for you, plus a whole lot [...]

How to Conduct Due Diligence on Multifamily Properties

By |December 28th, 2017|

You’ve found a great multifamily property in which to invest. You’ve made your offer, and the seller accepts it. You have it under contract. Excellent! What’s next? Do you put your money down? No. That part doesn’t come for another few weeks. At this point, you will do your due diligence, making sure that everything [...]

How to Get Multifamily Properties Under Contract

By |December 21st, 2017|

What does it really mean to “get a property under contract”? You hear the words, but aren’t quite sure what they mean... or perhaps you don’t understand the process. Believe me, I completely understand! The thought of putting a property “under contract” used to make me anxious, too. At least in the beginning when first [...]

Find Multifamily Real Estate from Overseas – The 2 by 2 Matrix to Find Multifamily Real Estate

By |December 15th, 2017|

Have you ever panned for gold? There’s a lot of work involved, but the payoff... oh, the pay off!! That’s sometimes how I feel about what I do in real estate investing. While I live and work a full-time job in Barcelona, I invest in multifamily properties in the U.S. A lot of time is [...]

Is it better to rent or buy real estate? A framework for deciding whether to rent or buy

By |December 7th, 2017|

Do you rent? Or do you own your home? There are pros and cons to each scenario. Let’s call it a “framework” to help you decide which is better for you... renting or buying. I go over this framework in detail in the following short video. Give it your attention: Let’s [...]

Why You Want to Invest in Real Estate Long Distance – 3 Tips to Invest in Real Estate Long Distance

By |November 30th, 2017|

Do you live in Europe? Excellent. Me, too! You like the idea of investing in multifamily properties. That’s great; it’s what I do. (But then you know that already!) If you have followed me for a while, you also know I do not invest in properties on my side of the pond. For me, the [...]

How to Invest in US Multifamily Real Estate from Europe – 5 Steps to Invest in US Real Estate

By |November 23rd, 2017|

Think you have to live the United States to investing in the U.S.? Not by a long shot. If you’ve been reading my articles, watching my videos and following me in social media, you know you can invest in properties in the States even if you live and work abroad. You also know that’s exactly [...]

5 Places to Find Investors for Your Deals

By |November 16th, 2017|

Hey, they aren’t hiding... Who am I talking about? Investors who are more than happy to invest in your deals... to back all your deals. And I’m not just talking about this being a one-time thing. Often, if they enjoy their first experience with you, they’ll be back to participate with you again! That’s the [...]

How to Pick a Real Estate Market

By |November 9th, 2017|

I hear it all the time... “How do I know where to invest? How do I choose the locations?” The short answer is research, research, research. The first 3 things you need to research are found in this video: Whom do you want to serve? I’ve written about this before, but [...]