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“How long have you been living in the area?” asked the dental assistant. “Well, I’m officially making my last mortgage…

I graduated from college at the age of 23 and was worth -$10,000. Over the next 7 years, I married,…

Do you live in New York? Boston? San Francisco? Maybe Miami? If you live in a high cost-of-living area, getting…

On November 30th, 2015, we closed on our very first rental property – a 3 bedroom, one bath home in…

Do you have a passion for real estate? Have you ever wondered how fast your rental empire could grow? And…

Liz and I bought a rental house on November 30th, 2015. We fixed it up, had an open house, and…

Should you rent or buy your next place? This is the age old question that many people answer incorrectly. If…

This is a guest post from Pauline from InvestmentZen.com You become financially independent the moment your investments yield enough money…

In today’s economy, it’s still a buyer’s market. But many people still feel like they can’t afford to live in…

“Going to be a slumlord, huh? Have fun with that!” “My brother tried that for 10 years and lost money…

I’ve wanted to be a landlord since I was 16 years old. I always loved the idea of owning property…

Liz and I (and my Mom and Dad) have busted our butts over the last few months to transform a…

Sanding floors, applying polyurethane, buying appliances, and installing trim….this has been my life for the past couple weeks! In my…

The hardwood floors in this rental house are everywhere: the living room, dining room, hallway, main bedroom, the stairwell, the…

Holy paint, Batman! Who would have thought a house could suck up so many cans of this colored liquid? I’ve…

The following post comes from Will who writes at Growing the Green.  We share similar views on personal finance as…

Whew! This house rebuild is starting to tire us out! We’ve officially been working on rebuilding this house for just…

Liz and I bought our new investment property almost 3 weeks ago now. While we aren’t necessarily working on it…

It’s a super exciting time for Liz and I. We closed on our rental property on Monday and have been…

Liz and I are incredibly close to buying our very first investment property (excited!!). It’s a foreclosed home and is…

Have you ever thought about getting into the rental game? Personally, I’ve been enamored with the idea since I was…

Are you in the market to buy a house soon? It’s definitely an exciting time, but it often comes with…

Are you trying to find a deal on real estate? With the housing market so hot these days (see the…

Right now the housing market seems to be on the upswing. Friends of ours bought their condo in 2010 for…

“The only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven’t found it yet, keep…