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Podcast: Ask The Guys – Getting Started, Smart Refinancing, and the Next Generation

Podcast: Ask The Guys – Getting Started, Smart Refinancing, and the Next Generation

 You ask, we answer … It’s time for another interesting installment of Ask The Guys! Some tantalizing topics we tackle today include: Tips for buying your first investment property … Tradeoffs of refinancing … Approaching rent increases in the present climate … And more interesting inquiries submitted by our amazing audience. So put on …

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The disrupted American Dream …

One of today’s most popular buzzwords is “disruptive”.  It describes an event, idea, or invention that upends the status quo in some aspect of life or society. “Disruptive technology” is used for everything from Amazon to Uber. And as we’ve previously discussed, many of these things impact real estate and investing. But disruption transcends technology. Donald Trump’s …

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Bad times can be good times for real estate investors …

Lost in all the hype over Bitcoin and a red-hot stock market are the millions of people whose real incomes and purchasing power are slipping backwards. These are the folks falling into the wealth inequality chasm … which has largely been created by the financialization of the economy. “Financialization” is wonk talk for “making money” …

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