Title fraud is on the rise. Here’s why it won’t stop anytime soon.

Title fraud is on the rise. Here’s why it won’t stop anytime soon.

When family members of Lycienne Prince Barber were about to sell their dead relative’s two duplexes in Biscayne Park, they made a startling discovery. During the prerequisite title and lien searches on the properties, they found that a 55-year-old man named Hencile Dorsey, whom Prince Barber’s relatives never met, had filed two warranty deeds transferring […]

These Real Estate Trends Will Be Game-Changers in 2018

These Real Estate Trends Will Be Game-Changers in 2018

Buckle up ya’ll! It’s going to be quite a ride. Supply finally catching up with demand. Millennials starting to come into their own. Southern homes selling like crazy and then there is the Tax reform. After three years of a crushing shortage of homes for sale, the Realtor.com economics team is predicting that the shortfall will finally ease up […]

The Top 6 Ways Wholesalers NEED to Change How They Do Business

The Top 6 Ways Wholesalers NEED to Change How They Do Business

Bottom feeders. Bloodsuckers. Greedy vampires. Sound familiar? Our friends in real estate often use these names to refer to wholesalers—and you know what? In most cases, they are right. I am going to tell you up front that a lot of what I am going to say today may come across as harsh, but my intention isn’t […]

New Year. New Goals! 3 BIG Changes coming to our Business this year.

New Year. New Goals! 3 BIG Changes coming to our Business this year.

Where have I been?  Traveling. A LOT! Picture this: 9 days, 8 nights in one of the biggest ships in the world: Royal Caribbean’s Freedom of the Seas. SO BIG it would ma ke the ex-Trump Princess look like a Boston Whaler or a Carolina Skiff. All you can eat buffet, included!– but not your typical […]

This Simple Advice From Warren Buffet Guides Me to Deals No One Else is Finding

This Simple Advice From Warren Buffet Guides Me to Deals No One Else is Finding

When it comes to real estate investing, most of us find ourselves in a love/hate relationship. If you’ve experienced the power that a good deal can have on your financial life, you’ve likely come to love the feeling of buying a new property. If you’ve experienced the frustration, rejection, and lost time that can occur […]

Is Real Estate Part of Your IRA?

Is Real Estate Part of Your IRA?

Is Real Estate Part of Your IRA? If Not, Roll Over to a new form of real estate investing with your self-directed IRA. With a Self-Directed IRA you have the freedom to invest in almost any form of Real Estate including: Residential Income / Growth Properties Commercial Properties Mortgage Notes and Trust Deeds REITs Discover […]

Don’t settle for less. Demand more.

Don’t settle for less. Demand more.

Dear clients, I always make a habit of writing my own articles. I have yet to find a good virtual assistant substitute for my own thoughts. As much as I am an optimistic person I do not believe the best days of the real estate market in South Florida are ahead. Quite the opposite. They […]

Is It the Right Time for a Home Mortgage Refi?

Is It the Right Time for a Home Mortgage Refi?

Refinancing your home’s mortgage can be a financial win, but it does come with some cautions. Here are four common reasons to refinance your mortgage—and how to know if it’s the right move for you. 1. To get a lower interest rate Generally, if you can lower your interest rate by at least a percentage […]

3 Reasons Experienced Investors Love Putting Their Money in Real Estate

3 Reasons Experienced Investors Love Putting Their Money in Real Estate

Real estate is a great investment, as evidenced by the trillions of dollars poured into the market each year. The rewards aren’t as easily liquidated as other investment options, but it’s a huge commodity when diversifying your portfolio. It gives you something you can hold onto in a steadier market and helps amateurs get a […]

5 Spooky House Noises You Should Never Ignore

5 Spooky House Noises You Should Never Ignore

Houses frequently make noises—a floor creaks, a pipe gurgles, a refrigerator hums—but while some sounds are harmless and even charming, others are early indicators of potential problems that warrant attention. Any time there’s something different going on with the house, just like with your body, you ought to consider what that could be.Pay attention to […]