How I got started investing in a fixed top

My wife and I took a step toward a better future in 2002 when we bought my first loft, renovated it, and rented it out. What prompted us to start working in the upper chambers was the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks. Funds for the environmental projects I was working on were being diverted to … Read more

Investing in real estate in the time of Covid

My, how things have changed – fast! If you’re still investing, I’d love to hear how you’re adjusting and what you see going forward. I’ll start with some of the Covid changes we’ve already made. NOTE: Much of what I share is what we are already experiencing and changing in our business. Much is based … Read more

Why investing is important

Over the years, investments become more important as the future of Social Security benefits becomes uncertain. People want to insure their futures and know that if they depend on Social Security benefits and in some cases retirement plans, they could be in for a big wake-up call if they can no longer earn a steady … Read more

ABC of real estate investment

We may all know what it takes to succeed in the world of real estate investing and build a low-maintenance business that offers multiple sources of passive income… but sometimes we just need that extra push in the right direction. I hope The ABCs of Real Estate Investing will give you the push you need. … Read more

Socially responsible investing

Value-based investing What is value-based investing? It’s about investing in companies that align with your values. A value-based investment portfolio can be based on environmental factors, moral factors, or your faith. Investing based on a set of values ​​is commonly referred to as “ethical investing”, but it really all depends on your code of ethics … Read more

Investment contracts for toilet paper

Even if your real estate contract was written on toilet paper, it’s valid. The content of your real estate investment contract is important. Your financial destiny in real estate investing is decided BEFORE you close on a property as a buyer. You are logged in itemize your profit (or loss) before you turn the doorknob … Read more

Buy Gold and Silver – 3 Things You Should Know

So you are ready to buy gold and silver! You’ve seen tons of commercials on TV stressing the importance of physically owning your precious metals, and you’ve heard plenty of reasons why you should own them. You’ve made your decision… now you’re ready to start shopping! What now? Do you know how to make your … Read more