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  • 17 Funny Real Estate Investing Memes
    When I first started investing, I submitted about 3-8 offers most weeks. Guess what? 100% were rejected. I was submitting low ball or offers with insane terms that some times I got the impression the agents did not even want to submit them. After abo…
    - 5 days ago 21 Apr 17, 9:19pm -
  • How to Start a Real Estate Business with Your Retirement Funds
    Find out how you can use your retirement funds to get started with real estate investing. Leverage your retirement account with a self-directed IRA or Solo 401k plan.
    - 7 days ago 19 Apr 17, 3:40pm -
  • The Best Ways to See if Fixing and Flipping is Right For You (Before Spending a Ton of Money)
    TV shows that center around fixing and flipping make it look fun, easy, and extremely profitable. So, it’s likely that you’ve considered going into the business for yourself. Before you do, you should know that it’s not going to be exactly what…
    - 8 days ago 18 Apr 17, 10:15pm -
  • The True Purpose of Hard Money Loans for Commercial Investing
    A commercial or residential property hard money loan is also known as a bridge loan in commercial investing — it bridges you from a temporary situation to a more permanent situation. The goal is to be bridged from a hard money situation to a more c…
    - 12 days ago 14 Apr 17, 2:30pm -
  • Using a Power of Attorney For Real Estate Investing
    A Power of Attorney (POA) is the written authority for an “agent” to act on behalf of someone else. This means that if you need to get something done while you are out-of-town or incapacitated in some way, you can still reach your goals. I have u…
    - 14 days ago 12 Apr 17, 7:43pm -
  • The Deal That Should Have Ended My Investing Career
    We all hear from friends and family that real estate is the best investment out there, but is that really the truth?  In this article, I would like to share how that advice turned my first real estate investment into a disaster, highlight my five bi…
    - 15 days ago 11 Apr 17, 2:30pm -
  • FREE DOWNLOAD | Rehabbing Flip Property Repair Estimate Sheet
    Developing an accurate estimate of repairs is absolutely essential to rehabbing or flipping houses for profit. If you don’t nail the repair estimates, you might miss something that will surprise you during renovation and possibly cost a lot of mone…
    - 19 days ago 7 Apr 17, 3:48pm -
  • Motivated Sellers & Cash Buyers = Keys To Successful Investing (Download)
    Do you know that –Motivated Sellers need Investors just as much as Investors need motivated sellers for the best wholesale & rehab flip investment deals.  Real Estate Investors are SOLUTION providers for distressed property and motivated sellers.…
    - 26 days ago 31 Mar 17, 3:35pm -

Capital Spectator

  • newQuantifying The Value Premium Across Asset Classes
    Value is arguably the leading exhibit in the factor zoo. Quantifying the value factor is challenging, however, for multi-asset class portfolios for at least two reasons. Commodities aren’t easily valued because oil, gold, etc. don’t generate earn…
    - 11 hours ago 26 Apr 17, 12:28pm -
  • US Q1 GDP Estimates Run The Gamut Ahead Of Friday’s Report
    The probability that a recession has started is virtually nil at the moment, but it’s debatable if low macro risk will deliver robust growth in the preliminary estimate of first-quarter US GDP release that’s due on Friday. Projections are wide ra…
    - 2 days ago 25 Apr 17, 11:10am -
  • US Stocks Advanced Last Week — First Weekly Gain In April
    The US equity market scored its first weekly advance this month, delivering the top performance in April’s third week among the major asset classes, based on a set of exchange-traded products. Vanguard Total Stock Market (VTI) increased 1.1% for th…
    - 3 days ago 24 Apr 17, 10:04am -
  • Book Bits | 21 April 2017
    ● Upside: Profiting from the Profound Demographic Shifts Ahead By Kenneth W. Gronbach with M.J. Moye Interview with author via Q: Your book is about predicting the future with accuracy. Can you explain why demographics provide clear…
    - 4 days ago 22 Apr 17, 12:04pm -
  • Research Review | 21 April 2017 | Business Cycle Analysis
    Is the Next Recession Around the Corner? Probably Not Anton Cheremukhin (Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas) January 2017 A “profits recession” often predicts a real recession. A view of recessions as gluts of competition explains why this time a rea…
    - 6 days ago 21 Apr 17, 11:11am -
  • Is The Recent Divergence Between Soft And Hard Data Unusual?
    Judging by media, blogosphere, and Wall Street reports in recent weeks, it’s tempting to assume that the so-called soft economic data – surveys of spending plans, expectations, etc. – have become disconnected from reality, defined by the hard d…
    - 7 days ago 20 Apr 17, 11:20am -
  • US Business Cycle Risk Report | 19 April 2017
    Economic growth is expected to slow in next week’s first-quarter GDP report, but the probability remains low that a new recession has started. The government’s big-picture update due on Apr. 28 may suggest otherwise, based on recent polling. The…
    - 8 days ago 19 Apr 17, 11:23am -
  • Financials Stumble, But Still Lead Sectors For 1-Year Window
    Financial stocks have been sliding over the last several weeks, but these companies remain comfortably in the lead for the trailing one-year return among US sectors, based on a set of proxy ETFs through Apr. 17. Financial Select Sector SPDR (XLF) is…
    - 8 days ago 18 Apr 17, 11:53am -



CRE Show

  • newEY's Global Market Outlook 2017
    Mark Grinis with Ernst & Young joins Michael to discuss their Global Market Outlook for 2017, including:*Trump effect on commercial real estate*Impact of rising interest rates*New technology's effect on investors*Tips for owners and investors
    - 6 hours ago 26 Apr 17, 5:26pm -
  • CFMA on the State of the Construction Industry
    Anirban Basu, Economic Advisor with CFMA, joins Michael to discuss trends and forecasts in the construction industry.or more information contact Michael Bull, CCIM 404-876-1640 x 101Appreciate the video? The best thank you is to check out our spo…
    - 2 days ago 24 Apr 17, 12:30pm -
  • What's Up With Retail?
    Michael and his guests discuss retail and retail real estate including current market, forecasts and success strategies.* Impact of store closures and bankruptcies* Property level performance update and forecasts* Cap rate update and trends* Ret…
    - 7 days ago 19 Apr 17, 4:43pm -
  • Tax Credits and Incentives to Power Your Business
    David McMillian joins Michael in studio one to discuss tax credits and how your business can take advantage of them. If you run a business, you won't want to miss this show!Part 2: Getting the Most Out of Tax Credits for Your Businesshttps://www.y…
    - 8 days ago 18 Apr 17, 3:17pm -
  • State of Commercial Real Estate Financing - Integra's Viewpoint 2017
    Authors of Integra Realty Resources 2017 Trends Report join Michael in Studio One to discuss commercial real estate financing.Appreciate the video? The best thank you is to check out our sponsors. See if they might be of value to you, or your refer…
    - 9 days ago 17 Apr 17, 2:36pm -
  • Atlanta - The Evolving State of the Retail Market
    Michael and his guests discuss the performance of the retail market in Atlanta, and investigate what the numbers mean for the future of the sector in Atlanta and beyond.
    - 12 days ago 14 Apr 17, 6:08pm -
  • Construction and Development Costs, Trends, Challenges and Solutions
    Michael and his guests discuss trends impacting the industry including construction costs, employment, infrastructure and how technology is creating new challenges for developers, lenders and investors.Construction costs update, trends and forecast…
    - 14 days ago 12 Apr 17, 11:48pm -
  • Technology for Your Space with the Center for REALTOR Technology Labs
    How can new technology make your office space a more productive environment? Chad Curry with NAR's Center for REALTOR Technology Lab joins Michael to discuss the benefits of new smart HVAC systems. Part 1: 2: https…
    - 14 days ago 12 Apr 17, 1:53pm -


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