Topics are divided into 6 categories:
“A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.”
The lessons in The Fundamentals category are meant to be just that — starting points for your ongoing education as a real estate investor. Whether you’re a newbie, or an experienced investor, we feel these are solid concepts that everyone should understand before moving on to other lessons.
Understanding Real Estate Investor Jargon
Concept Review: Cash Flow vs. Appreciation
Keeping It Simple: How to Stay Sane & Effective as a Real Estate Investor
Calculating Your Net Worth (& how to build it)
Lessons in this category cover topics relating to passive real estate investing in single family rentals — focusing on buy and hold strategies — and covering topics from all stages of the purchasing process and on-going management of your asset.
Are We In a Housing Bubble?
Understanding A, B and C Neighborhoods
Title Insurance: What it is and What it Covers
13 Insurance Myth for the Real Estate Investor
Lease Options: A Win-Win for Investors and Tenants
Lessons in this category cover slightly more advanced investor strategies including Syndication deals, Multi-Family rentals and Commercial properties.
The basics of Multi-Family Investing
Due diligence considerations for larger deals
Multi-Family Investing (2 – 4 Unit Buildings)
Introduction to Syndications
Things to consider when using your IRA to fund a syndication
Whether it’s figuring out how to utilize conventional financing for acquiring more properties or utilizing creative financing options like partial note selling to diversify your portfolio, you’ll find it in this category.
Financing your investment properties
Self-Directing Your IRA to Buy investment property
Vendor Financing your properties for stable cash flow
The Basics of Private money lending as an investment strategy
Understanding how to stay Dodd-Frank compliant
Savvy investors know that real estate investments offers tax benefits that you can’t get with other types of investments. Don’t worry, we’ll be adding new modules with more about those benefits before April 15th!
The Incredible Tax Benefits of Owning Investment Property
1031 Exchange: Advanced Strategies
Real Estate Professional Status: Do you really qualify?
As you build your portfolio and increase your net worth, there is an increased need to understand how to protect it. Lessons in this category cover the vital information you need to know about protecting your wealth and your assets.
Cover Your Assets! The Basics of Asset Protection
Understanding entities: LLC’s and Land trusts
Avoid the Courts! How to structure your portfolio so it’s unattractive for litigation
Your Living Trust: Avoiding Epic Estate Battles