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Rental Properties

How I Buy Houses Below Market Value

Every house I buy I pay substantially less than its true market value.  My secret? It pays to be in a strong financial position. Having sizable cash reserves and a ton of home equity allows us to make great deals.  In real estate investing the money is made when you …

We Rented Out Our Old House!

In 2011 Mrs. C. and I decided to upgrade our house.  We moved from a $50,000 home on a 50X200 lot to a $150,000 home on 3 acres.  Since then we have purchased an adjoining 8 acres (with cash).  When we bought our new home we had listed our old …

Offsetting Cash Cows With Rising Stars

Mrs. C. and I are planning to rapidly grow real estate investments in large 4 to 5 bedroom homes that cost under $40,000 each that we can rent out for around $950 a month.  These are certainly cash cow properties that produce a large profit per year.  We are targeting …