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Video Tip: Are You A Crap-Magnet?

Video Tip: Are You A Crap-Magnet?

I’ve had the great pleasure over the past several years of my investing life to meet and become friends with some pretty cool and amazingly, down-to-earth people. I’ve rubbed shoulders with and have been privileged to the inner thoughts of good friends; Steve Cook, Bob Norton, Shaun McCloskey, J.P. Moses, Fred Lewis, Steph Davis, etc… These are some big-time, very successful investors... [Read more]

New HUD Lending Rules, Huh?

New HUD Lending Rules, Huh?

Can someone, anyone, tell me where to find the ACTUAL lending rules for FHA buyers. Is it me or do they seem to change everyday? For the love of God, will the US Government just get the hell out of my way? All I want to do is buy super-crappy houses for pennies on the dollar, throw a chunk of money at them to make ‘em crazy pretty, and sell them for a huge profit. Simple, right? Based on pure... [Read more]

REIA’s in Maryland.

REIA’s in Maryland.

At last count, there are now at least 163.5 real estate investment associations (REIA’s) in Maryland. Ok, maybe I missed one or two, but I’m pretty sure of my count. How many of you are actual members of a REIA? Let me break down for you what I think about REIA’s and then put out a call. Maryland, for whatever reason, seems to be a hotbed for Real Estate Investment Clubs. Perhaps... [Read more]

The Real Estate Market in Maryland

The Real Estate Market in Maryland

From where I sit; perched in front of my beloved MacBook Pro, drinking my favorite Mayorga Coffee – the state of the current real estate market in Maryland appears STRONG! This, my friends was a fan-f’ing-tastic week for your boy. And, once again, this week proved my real estate investing formula is still a formula that works. <—- and works well! So how about a recap? House Number... [Read more]

Great Real Estate Investing Blogs

Great Real Estate Investing Blogs

I’ve got some pretty good company when it comes to my blogging competition (friendly of course). There are some really great blogs out there that you all should read if you’re as much into investing as I am. This is not an exhaustive source, but these are my go to real estate investing Blogs of late. FlipThisWholesaler.net – Steph Davis is a friend. She’s come so far in her... [Read more]

I’m Buying Houses in PG County

I’m Buying Houses in PG County

Hey wholesalers in PG County….are ya listening? Stop working so hard trying to figure it all out. Let me make your life easy, just email me first when you get a deal. I need houses in PG, and I’m willing to pay huge wholesale fees. So if you come across a smokin’ hot deal in Lanham, New Carrollton, District Heights, Landover, Landover Heights and even parts of Capital Heights –... [Read more]

Baltimore City Requires CO Detectors

Baltimore City Requires CO Detectors

Don’t cha’ just love new laws? If so, you’ve got to be loving all the new junk coming down the pike lately from our Ultra-liberal Maryland politicians. It’s pretty tough to be a landlord in Baltimore City, what with the stringent lead laws, and now – how about some carbon monoxide for ya? I just received this very important email from my friend June Piper-Brandon; Kick-ass... [Read more]

Video-Tip: Doing More With To-Do Lists.

Video-Tip: Doing More With To-Do Lists.

Want to be more effective in your day? Do you struggle on Mondays – or even Tuesdays and Wednesdays too. Do you often seemed overwhelmed? There’s a way to stop all of that and its so easy you’ll think I’m pretty stupid for even mentioning it. But I guarantee that if you follow this simple, but highly effective little tip below – you WILL become a much happier and a much... [Read more]

Hey, Baltimore Landlords – New Law

Hey, Baltimore Landlords – New Law

Well, there doing it again in Baltimore. Thank you; oh ever miopic, ultra-liberal Baltimore politicians. Folks, if you own rental houses in Baltimore, you better read the email I received this morning – and YOU BETTER ACT. C’mon, let’s start our own tea-party. Get active! Attention landlords in Baltimore City – if they pass this lead law in Baltimore County, you can believe... [Read more]

Video-Tip: When You’re Down, Keep Working!

Video-Tip: When You’re Down, Keep Working!

I’ve had better weeks, but I’ve certainly had worse. This post and video was prompted as a result of a text message I received from my new buddy, Mike Henninger. Like me, Mike had a rough week. We commiserated a bit, delighted in each others’ trials, and decided to get back to work. This can be a lonely business, folks. I think all entrepreneurs feel like its them against the world,... [Read more]