Show025: The ‘Shady’ Student Rental: How We Almost Bought an Illegally Occupied Property

  If you’re in the real estate business long enough you will probably run across some shady stuff. In Show 25, Emily and Kirk share a recent story about how they were under contract on a property that was rented to more individuals than was allowed.  As a result, they had to decide whether to…

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Show024: Lessons From Our 1st Real Estate Tax Auction

  In Show 23 Kirk and Emily talk about the tax auction that they were preparing to attend after their recent duplex purchase. Show 24 is focused on them sharing their experience at the first auction and what lessons they’ve learned as a result of this experience. Having never attended a real estate auction before,…

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Show023: JUST CLOSED- The 3 Numbers That Turned Out Different Than Expected

  Get excited about show 23!  Why? Emily and Kirk share, in real time, the actual numbers of the duplex they just closed on hours before recording this podcast.  In Show 20, Emily and Kirk share their concerns about investing in a new market and in a new type of property, a multi-unit.  Their candid…

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Show022: 8 Things to Do to Prepare for a Tax Auction

  Tune in to show 22 and join Emily and Kirk as they share how they are preparing for their first tax auction.  As real estate investors, they have bought all of their rental units with traditional financing and are looking to make their first cash purchase in the upcoming weeks. This show focuses on…

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Show021: One Thing Most Landlords Will Face..A Vacant Unit

  Join Emily on this take 10 show as she shares some insight into the realities of owning rental property.  Using a property she and her husband own, Emily shares how they have dealt with a vacant unit, why they decided to drop the price and enlist the help of their real estate agent. The…

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Show 020: Analyzing a Potential Property-What To Think About Before You Commit

  Don’t know where to start when you are going to analyze a property?  Join Emily and Kirk, husband and wife investing team, as they talk candidly about a current property that they are contemplating buying.  They share everything from the numbers of the property, to the pros and cons of investing in this multi-family.…

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Show019: Two Months. Two Properties. No Debt

  Join Emily on Show 19 with special Julie Kern.  Julie and her husband are new buy and hold investors from Georgia.  Julie shares her story of how they paid off all of their debt, saved their money, and bought two properties within two months in cash. Her story is one that can resonate with…

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Show018: The Quickest Way to Grow Your Rental Portfolio (and avoid capital gains tax)

  Tune in to the Take 10 show that focuses on sharing with you a tool for your real estate investing toolbox.  Learn about the 1031 Exchange and how it can allow you to roll your gains from the sale of a business or investment property into another ‘like or similar’ property without paying capital…

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Show017: 6 Ways to Finance Your Next Rental- #4 Requires No Money Down

  Are you looking to use financing to buy a property?  Show 17 is focused on teaching you about the various loan products that are available for those of you out there who want to use financing to purchase a rental.  Whether you are ‘house hacking’ your way to your first rental or buying a…

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A Flooded Property & A Missing Tenant- How We’re Handling Our Latest Mishap

  It was Sunday night at about 9:30 p.m. when we got the call.  The pipes in the condominium building had burst and our unit, along with the two below, were flooded.  The fire department was at our door waiting for the ok from us to break down the door so that they could stop…

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