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Make Your Investment Property Stand Out

“A photographer went to a socialite party in New York. As he entered the front door, the host said ‘I love your pictures; you must have a fantastic camera.’ He said nothing until dinner was finished, then: ‘that was a wonderful dinner; you must have a terrific stove.” - Sam Haskins As a former news cameraman turned real estate investor I can tell you that nothing gets me more revved up than seei...
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Investment Property Cash Flow Killers

Have you ever stopped and thought about why The Biggest Loser, Extreme Makeover and Flip this House are such popular reality TV shows? One word: Transformation. People love to see transformation happen, especially if it can be done while sitting on the couch. Like most people, I also enjoy the before and after process of transforming a distressed home into a neighborhood gem. There’s nothing...
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The Problem Every Real Estate Investor Loves to Have

The email inbox began filling up less than 24 hours after the ad was placed on our selected rental websites. You know the ones, Zillow, Trulia, HotPads. Then the phone started ringing. Is your home on 47th Street still available for rent? Yes, it is, but probably not for long. That Saturday morning we had four prospective tenants show up to see the house. It’s located near Miller Park ...
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The Riverwest Milwaukee Duplex

Call it dumb luck. Chance. Faith. I’d never heard of the Riverwest area of Milwaukee. Situated north of downtown, this up and coming area of the city rests on the west side of the Milwaukee River (hence the clever name). On the opposite side of the river is University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. And this area of town is called Rivereast. Go figure. Riverwest (click here to see a map of the area)...
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