Detailing the ins and outs of residential investment property ownership. Negotiating your best terms. Working with tenants. Knowing before you buy whether or not a property should be profitable.
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I admit it. I've let my Active Rain duties slide these past few weeks. Not intentionally, mind you. Just as a casualty of this crazy business of real estate investing and authoring several different blogs. You see, while much of the country is down as far as real estate values and business v...
Investing in real estate in and around Kansas City can be very profitable. Especially when you look at certain segments of the Kansas City metropolitan area. I live in, work in, and love Johnson County, Kansas. It's not only a great place to live but a great place to have your real estate inve...
Sunday I woke up slowly and then sat on my front porch reading the newspaper before getting my day started too quickly. At some point I drifted away from the newspaper and just watched the squirrels in our front yard. I should note hear that our yard has three very large, very mature oak trees...
Every once in a while I over do it. Too many showings. Too many contracts. Too many blog posts. I'm a single practitioner who likes it that way. It's never been my dream to have a huge team of people doing 300 transactions a year. But I do enjoy this business and I do enjoy blogging. Unfort...
There is just no way around it. Many people live in Olathe and make it their home because of the quality of schools the Olathe School District offers. Myself included. When my wife, family and I knew we were coming back to the Kansas City area we interviewed three school districts. And while t...
As I sit here writing this my heart is still racing, my blood still pumping and memories are still being filed. But I wanted to take a moment and share with you one of the great things the City of Olathe has to offer it's residents.It is as simple as the Indian Creek Greenway Trail that ends in ...