For Sale and For Sale by Owner Signs

As you drive for dollars, look for For Sale and For Sale by Owner signs. Some of these signs might say, Make Offer, so pay close attention. Because you are still driving neighborhoods, learning about the neighborhoods, and getting suspects, make a point of meeting the Realtors and brokers who are active in that area. You will learn a tremendous amount from talking with them and from carefully reading the signs. The Smaller the Sign, the Better the Deal Mary, a student of mine, was once driving...

Being a Real Estate Agent

What source of income first comes to mind when real estate is mentioned Making money as a real estate agent or broker, the people who put buyers and sellers together and carry offers between them. The average real estate commission in the United States is generally between 5 and 8 percent of the sale. For example, if a sales price is 100,000 with a 6 percent commission, the agent or broker earns 6,000. Often, however, there are two agent brokers, one representing the buyer and the other...

Income Wealth and Advantages

Here are five advantages of investing in real estate, the best wealth builder in the universe, as it leads to wealth for you. 1. Real estate increases your net worth. One of real estate's biggest advantages is how it can increase your net worth instantly because you can buy property below market value. For example, if you find a property that is worth 500,000 and a motivated seller who is willing to let it go for 300,000, you put it under contract for 300,000 about 60 percent of its worth ,...