An Introduction to Hard Money Loans

Understanding how to finance real estate deals is an essential part of any real estate investor’s education. There are many financing options available to investors who want to buy rental properties; however, savvy investors know that utilizing leverage via the correct financing vehicle is key to increasing return on investment.

How Starting a Rental Property Business Can Retire You Faster Than Your 401k

We’re all taught to save our way to retirement. We take a portion of our monthly income and invest it in a 401K account. However, there is a far more effective way to retire; building cash flow from real estate investments.

The Winningest Group of Real Estate Investors In The Country

There are over 75,000 members of the National Apartment Association and yet year after year Lifestyles Unlimited members are recognized as the very best in the industry.

The Natural Progression of the Real Estate Investor

Lifestyles Unlimited’s founder, Del Walmsley, has applied Stephen Covey’s Maturity Continuum to real estate investing. The natural progression of the real estate investor is a journey from Dependence to Interdependence and demonstrates how you can retire with real estate investments.

Selling Your Property – Making That First Offer Work

When selling a property, making that first offer work is fundamental to maximizing your profit. Before you put your property up for sale, make sure you have a solid plan to make the first offer on your property work…

Investor Education & Lending Expertise In The Wake of Dodd-Frank Regulations

Real Estate Investors and those seeking to buy their own personal residence are significantly impacted by The Dodd–Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Pub.L. 111–203, H.R. 4173), commonly referred to as Dodd–Frank…

How Property Owners Can Cut Income Taxes Using Cost Segregation Studies

“Cost Segregation,” the name isn’t sexy but the results definitely can be! It is a powerful tool enabling Commercial and Multi Family property owners to cut their federal income tax burden. Many owners have never heard of Cost Segregation. Unfortunately, many of their tax preparers, including many CPAs, have not heard of it either…

Setting Realistic Expectations for the Appraised Value of 
Duplexes, Triplexes & Fourplexes


Real estate investors are often attracted to 2-4 family dwellings (i.e., duplexes, triplexes and fourplexes) because…

3 Time Leadership Tips for Real Estate Investors

A Follow Up Exercise to Goal Setting for Real Estate Investors – A Class Offered By Lifestyles Unlimited®

    We constantly hear tips to improve our “Time Management” skills. Today, I want to suggest that you reframe the problem altogether and think about developing “Time Leadership” in your life… 


The Power of A Mastermind Group

By Investmark Mortgage: Most of you have probably heard the saying, “No man is an island” by John Donne, a 17th Century English author. I heard someone say this at the first mastermind meeting I attended as the reason they wanted to be part of it. It has resonated with me to this day. Translation: … read more