Is (Your) College a Good Investment? 3 Ways To Find Out

“I just took out $50,000 in student loans, but it’s a good investment since it is for my education.”  - Anonymous Student This is a comment that I recently overheard and it echoes a sentiment that I have heard many times before: that higher education, no matter what...

14 of My Favorite Real Estate & Investing Teachers

Education is imperative in any endeavor. How would you feel if you were to have a heart transplant surgery and you found out that the person who was performing the surgery never studied anything about medicine, surgeries, or heart transplants? Would that give you a...

How to Know if an Upgrade is Worth the Money

One job of a landlord is to makes decisions on repairs and improvements.  Typically, repairs have to be done as they make the unit habitable (e.g., a hole in the roof). However, improvements are a different story as they are not always needed to make the unit...

3 Questions That You Should Ask Every Seller

When I was younger, one of my favorite shows was “The Joy of Painting” by Bob Ross.  Some of you might remember this show as Bob Ross, a mild mannered painter with a gentle voice, would always start the show with a blank canvas in front of him. Then, little-by-little...