You have probably heard that money is made when you buy not when you sell in real estate. This is truer today than ever. By the time a foreclosure reaches the open market (MLS) it has most likely been traded behind the scenes more than a few times. Therefore, the end buyer is only seeing […]
What Will Trillions in Money Printing do to an Economy and the U.S Dollar?
“Inflation is always and everywhere a monetary phenomenon in the sense that it is and can be produced only by a more rapid increase in the quantity of money than in output.”-Milton Friedman
Take back control of your finances…Be the bank.
When I think of “safe and secure” I still envision a bank vault with armed guards.
How do you protect and grow your wealth during a recession?
Although the flag is in the picture above is Canadian, it’s a global recession (depression) that we have entered. The unintended consequences of social distancing is far reaching and the future outcome is still unknown. It’s a daily struggle to try to sift through the fear mongering to find the true underlying facts. The fear from the news […]
Where to Hide Your Money?
As an investor- I’m frustrated and confused of what is going on in the real estate market. As a seller, I couldn’t be happier. Inexperienced buyers are out bidding each other with the expectation of appreciation and riches. In early 2017, I started to get nervous about the market. I didn’t want to repeat the same […]
How to make over 10% return annually and have over $60K+ instant equity protection.
Sounds like a unicorn investment that doesn’t exist in this crazy real estate market. However, I can assure it does. Below is this exact investment we just purchased! When I tell people I run an investment group where we purchase mortgages for a discount, they usually look at me funny. If they don’t walk away in […]
The real estate market is at its peak. Here’s why and what to do about it.
There seems to be a consensus that the real estate market has reached its peak. However, in a normal market cycle it takes oversupply to drive down prices. But we currently have very few homes for sale compared to the demand. Why? Two driving forces – baby boomers and new construction. Baby boomers aren’t moving. […]
How to Recession Proof Your Retirement by Being the Bank
The U.S economy has been on the longest expansion ever in history. Which begs the question- How much longer can this continue? Many investors are sensing it’s time to lock in their gains and put some of their money where Wall Street can’t touch. But, where can you put your money where it is safe and it can grow? […]
Will this Housing Market Crash?
This question seems to be on everyone’s mind these days… Now I don’t have a crystal ball, but I do have a personal history involving the subject. Here is what I do know… Real estate has a market cycle that is driven not only by supply and demand, but also by human emotion. If you […]
The straightest path to wealth: “The holy grail of investing”
Money doesn’t grow on trees, but it does create a stream. Finding the right income stream is what we are all after. A simple straight stream that doesn’t have winding bends, boulders, and rapids to navigate. Right now, investing in the stock market feels like a Class 5 rapid, instead of a slow and steady […]