Real Estate Investing in Austin, Texas

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Below you will find all real estate investing articles written by our Austin mentors. Feel free to contribute comments or email the mentors with further questions about their article topics.

Real Estate Virtual Assistants: Focus on the Big Ideas and Delegate the Rest

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If there is one trait I notice in almost all successful real estate investors, it’s that they’re not afraid to invest in themselves. They’ll attend a seminar even if it destabilizes their bank accounts. When they find resources that will help them grow, they dive in. I love the way Ryan Holiday signs off his … read more

Residential vs. Commercial Real Estate Investing: Why we chose residential

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Let me start by saying that when I refer to residential, I am referring to both single-family and multifamily property. This covers houses and all size and shape of apartment buildings. By commercial I mean strip shopping centers, warehouses, mid-rise and high-rise buildings. Each has its merits and can be very profitable. In fact, while … read more

How Owning 22 Rental Properties Can Retire You Faster Than $1M in a 401K

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*Note: This is an update to the “How 15 rental houses can retire you faster than a million dollar 401K” article we posted a few years ago. You can view the original article and the accompanying comments on it here. Or…Saving Your Way to Retirement vs. Building Cash Flow To Retire First let me say … read more

Flipping Houses vs. Real Estate Investing (They Are Two Different Things)

Flipping Houses vs. Real Estate Investing (They Are Two Different Things)

Flipping Houses vs. Real Estate Investing: They Are Two Different Things When you think about making money, you have to think about helping and serving others. Why? Because that is where money comes from. Other people. You just want to choose the vehicle to serve other people that most quickly and effectively takes you where … read more

Software For Landlords

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Being a landlord can be a fun career, as well as very financially rewarding. Now, more than ever, it’s also much easier than it has ever been. With the technology that is available to landlords, you can keep better track of all of your tenants and properties. Here is a look at some of the … read more

Infographic: How Real Estate Investing Works

How Real Estate Investing Works

If you’re looking for an easy and reliable way to accelerate your retirement, then you really ought to consider becoming a landlord. Right now, more than 30% of US homes are currently rented and demand for quality rental properties is only predicted to grow in the coming months.  Since the market is still saturated with … read more

National Apartment Association Owner Of The Year 2011

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Lifestyles Unlimited, the nationally renowned Education and Mentor Group for Real Estate Investing, congratulates member Ira Gross. Ira has been selected the 2011 National Apartment Association Independent Owner of the Year, 101-500 units category. Mr. Gross joins a fine group of elite owner-operators from Lifestyles Unlimited who have received this coveted award. Ira is a … read more

Play the Game that Changed Real Estate Investing

Play the Game that Changed Real Estate Investing

Cash Flow Game Night May 27th, 2010 6:30 pm – 9:00pm 2700 NE Loop 410 Suite#600 San Antonio, TX. 78217 Come out and network with over 800 members in the Central Texas Area. Enjoy playing Cash Flow – Games/Instructions will be provided This is also a cocktail event, so drinks and snacks will be provided. … read more

"Austin Ranked Best City to Invest in Commercial Real Estate"

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The Austin Business Journal shares a Grubb & Ellis Co. report naming Austin the best place to invest in commercial real estate. Although said to have not yet bottomed out, “most property types will reach bottom pricing near the end of 2010.” Houston made the 6th spot on the top 10 list for long term … read more

Texans Vote for Amendments that Benefit Homeowners

Texans Vote for Amendments that Benefit Homeowners

Texas Real Estate reports on the three constitutional amendments and one proposition recently approved to revise the appraisal process and eminent domain. The reforms, benefiting Texan property owners, should make for a “fairer system.” The article outlines each proposition with propositions 2 and 3 concerning appraisals, and propositions 5 and 11 affecting the exercise of … read more