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We’re going to share with you how to invest in real estate with little money. This strategy that we’re talking about today is one of our favorites, and you’ll see why. Keep reading to see how you can start investing without having a ton of liquid assets.   If you’ve ever thought about investing in real estate, whether that’s to buy your own home or to buy rental properties or flips, you may have thought it wasn’t for you simply because houses cost money. And not only do they cost money, but you usually have to put 20% down on your purchase.  But...

You’ve likely heard the adage, “don’t invest what you can’t afford to lose.” Well, if you’re pursuing real estate deals the right way, you often aren’t investing much. Regardless, when one of your investments heads south, it’s a good idea to have a backup plan. One of our goals as a business is to prepare our students for all scenarios. So if you find yourself in a situation where you’re at-risk, we want to support you. That’s why we’re answering one of the most burning questions for our students, “In owner financing what if a buyer defaults?" How to handle owner financing if the...

If you’ve been interested in real estate investing for a while, or even if you’re new to real estate investing, you may have heard the term “sandwich lease.” But what is a sandwich lease option? In short, a sandwich lease is when the investor (you) has the right to sell the purchased property before the term of sale is complete.  Typically, the investor will purchase the property with monthly payments and a term when the seller will receive the final payment for the total sale price. Once the contract between the investor and seller is complete, the investor turns around and sells...

Okay, you’ve just started investing in real estate, and you’ve got your first owner financing deal. Congratulations. This is a huge deal for you! Owner financing is one of our favorite ways to invest in real estate, but you have to be sure you’re structuring the deal correctly so you get the best return on your investment possible. Understanding how to structure owner financing is a great way to promote success in real estate investing As you probably already know, we like structuring all our deals so that we get 3 Paydays™ with most of our investments.  However, what if we told you...

Real estate can seem daunting. With so much information out there and so many real estate agents offering advice around every corner, it’s difficult to know how to start investing in real estate. Often, it feels like everyone has an opinion on what works and what doesn’t.  So how do you know how to start investing in real estate when there are so many resources out there? Well, you go to a company with a high rate of success -- look for companies that have been in the business a long time and offer step-by-step instructions for beginners.  Investing in real estate shouldn’t...

Before investing in real estate, most people want to know 'is owner financing safe?' Well, safety is relative. Everyone has a different comfort level, and every investment has its risks. But there are ways you can make investments safer for yourself. One of our favorite strategies to teach our students is how to invest with owner financing. But is owner financing safe? Read on to learn more. Owner Financing as an Investment   Our company is all about empowering individuals and families to create the stability and wealth they’ve always dreamed of by teaching them about investing in real estate. When teaching strategies to our...

One of the most frequently asked questions we get is “how to structure an owner financing contract?” We love hearing this question because owner financing is one of our favorite strategies to have our students get the most out of a creative real estate deal. That’s why we’re going to outline how to structure an owner financing contract right now! Keep reading to see precisely how we structured one of our deals.   Our Structured Deal with an Owner Financing Contract   Back in 2015, we met a guy whose father had just passed away. At the time, he just inherited his father’s home, and...

When you’re starting to invest in real estate, there are many ways that you can get creative about purchasing your investment property without taking out a large loan or using all the cash you have on hand. One of our favorite investing tools is owner financing. But that begs the question does owner financing affect credit? You may be asking why a property owner would want to finance the home they’re attempting to sell, and that’s a great question! One of the reasons an owner might agree to fund the sale is because they owe no money on the property. Whether...

Lease purchases are the real estate investor’s bread and butter. They’re common enough that people usually understand what they are, and most homeowners are open to a lease purchase agreement. Especially when a house has been on the market for a while or the owner needs to get out of their home quickly. Learning how to structure a lease purchase agreement is key in entering real estate investment. A lease purchase agreement is usually also a good deal for the investor. Our company makes $75,000 on average with lease purchases. Because lease purchases are a great way to invest your...

So you want to invest in real estate but don’t want to take money out of your IRA to do it. That’s okay! You don’t have to have a ton of cash available to start investing in real estate. You can learn how to buy property with no money even! Now, you may be asking, “Why would someone sell me a house without any money down?” And there are many answers to that question. But, the truth is, it happens all the time. You just need to be let in on the secret that so many real estate investors use.   The Assign Out   How...