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12/2/12: Does a Career in Real Estate Work Today?

11/18/12: Don’t Give Up, Give Back – Turning Your Passion Into Action

Do you ever get discouraged or wonder if there’s more to life than just making money and having a good time? As the U.S. celebrates Thanksgiving and heads into an orgy of consumerism starting with Black Friday and Cyber Monday, we thought it important to reflect on some of life’s higher purposes – at least …

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10/7/12: The Global Perspective – Where Investors Are Going and Why

11/3/12: Sharpen Your Pencial and Do the Math – Utilizing the Formulas of Real Estate Investing

“Do the math and the math will tell you what to do!” Sounds good!  But how? That’s the topic of this episode of The Real Estate Guys™s radio show! In the studio behind the powerful platinum plated microphones: Your calculating host, Robert Helms Your full-figured co-host, Russell Gray We know.  Math isn’t sexy.  It isn’t …

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10/28/12: Halloween Horror Stories – What Property Problems Can Teach Investors

We’re not sure if it’s part of a bigger plan, but have you noticed that Halloween precedes Thanksgiving (in the U.S.) which precedes Christmas? Now we understand that some folks don’t like Halloween, while others don’t like Christmas; and of course, not everyone in the world celebrates Thanksgiving, which is really an American holiday.  But …

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10/21/12: Property Possible – Repositioning Assets for Better Profits

10/21/12: Property Possible – Repositioning Assets for Better Profits

Rehabbing is all the rage right now. The opportunity to snap up distressed properties, pretty them up and sell them for a quick profit has probably never been better, and lots of newbies and Mom & Pop investors have jumped on the bandwagon.  Heck, the opportunity is so good in single family homes that even …

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10/7/12: The Global Perspective – Where Investors Are Going and Why

10/7/12: The Global Perspective – Where Investors Are Going and Why

Money is flowing around the globe, seeking opportunity and avoiding risk.  But where is it going and why? We’re always fascinated by trying to figure out where the puck is going (a hockey quote by Wayne Gretsky) .  And (to horribly mix metaphors), sometimes you need to get a bird’s eye view to see the …

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9/30/12: Hotel Impossible or Can You Make Money in Lodging and Hospitality

9/30/12: Hotel Impossible or Can You Make Money in Lodging and Hospitality

Lodging and hospitality is a business that involves providing real estate and an array of services to business and leisure travelers.   That’s pretty straight forward. As real estate investors, any time there’s real estate and cash flow, we’re interested.  And when you do the math on nightly rentals, you can see there’s some real …

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10/7/12: The Global Perspective – Where Investors Are Going and Why

9/9/12: Rhetoric and Reality – A Look at the History of Economic Policy

As the U.S. presidential elections rapidly approach, there’s a lot of talk about economics and economic policy.  You probably noticed. At their convention, the Democrats invoked the spirit (and oration) of ex-President Bill Clinton.  The GOP conjures up wistful visions of Reagonomics.  Dire predictions of fiscal cliffs, debt-ceilings, defaults, hyper-inflation, depression, civil unrest and other …

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