4 Reasons to LOVE Owning Real Property (Over Stocks, REITS & Notes)

How many times have you seen people ask whether it’s better to invest in real estate or stocks/mutual funds? What about investing in a REIT versus a rental property? What about notes versus rental properties? What about flipping a property versus owning a rental property? There is a category embedded in those debates that I want you to consider: real property. What is real property? When you hear ...

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Where I am Today.

I think it's about that time to explain how in the world I got to where I am today, which is out of corporate, starting my own company, and huge into real estate investing. I say that last part because, believe me, real estate was never on my radar for what I would be doing as a career. I knew I would own real estate investments because it's one of ...

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Are Turnkeys Too Good To Be True? And 4 More Popular Turnkey Questions Answered

Get Access To Our Latest Turnkey Investment Property Deals Right Here Turnkey properties are popping up everywhere lately - and no wonder, since they make it easy for ordinary people to get involved in real estate investing. Even if you don’t have the skill, knowledge, or time to start the sometimes laborious process of acquiring a rental property, you can still enjoy the benefits of a passive income property. ...

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What Are The Different Kinds of Turnkey Properties?

Thinking about buying a turnkey rental property? Great! I love turnkeys, they are all I’ve ever bought for myself (and plan to buy for myself). I know a lot of folks out there are interested in turnkeys because they are extremely convenient for anyone who either doesn’t want to put in a lot of work for a rental property investment or doesn’t have a lot of time ...

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3 Things to Consider Before Saying ‘I Do’ (To Your Property)!

Buying property is kind of a big deal. It’s not something most of us enter into lightly.  Investing in real estate means a time and financial commitment, regardless of your particular investment strategy. As a result, we put a lot of thought into the properties we buy. Like deciding to get married, we do a bit of soul searching before we jump in…is the property in agreement with ...

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Profit From Passion, Not Work

We all want to contribute to our worlds in a way that is meaningful - and we want to meaningfully spend our time (and our money). This week’s question is this: how do you finance your lifestyle? Does your cashflow come from meaningful work that enhances your lifes? Do you get enough money to do the things you love? Do you have a work/life balance that works for ...

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Rule Your Life: A Lifestyle Designer’s Guide

We talk a lot about lifestyle design at Hipster Investments. As we see it, real estate investing and lifestyle design are peas in a pod. Lifestyle designers want and need the ability to work from anywhere, the ability to make our own hours and access to steady (and reliable) cash flow. Real estate investment answers these needs in spades! One of the things we love about lifestyle design is the ...

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