Key West!

I know it’s not Sunday but I will not be available to write a post tomorrow so here it is a day early. The photo for this post is what I am looking at behind my computer right now. The beautiful sun and sky of Key West!  As much as I would like to tell […]

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Cash Out Refinance

Well, it’s Sunday again so it’s time for another blog post.  I wanted to add a little bit of education to the blog that may be helpful for some of you who are getting into real estate investing and even some more advanced investors.  Having just completed another cash out refinance on a rental house, […]

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The Power Of Networking

The last week has been a little slow (only one house purchased and one sold) so I figured I would write about the POWER of networking. For those of you who follow my blog or know me personally, you know that the majority of the deals I have done come from networking in one way […]

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Renovation Project Update

It has been 2 weeks since I have provided an update so there is a lot to write about. However, I thought it was good to discuss the ways we are funding our real estate deals last week.   This is especially important because I am in the process of raising money for some great projects […]

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Finding The Money

I realize I didn’t write a blog post last week and if you look forward to this every week I apologize. I had so much going on over the last couple weeks that something had to give and instead of writing a post I spent the time with my family. I’m sure you all understand […]

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How Do You Find Your Deals??

HOW ARE YOU FINDING YOUR DEALS? Since I spent most of my week making calls, working in/on my CRM, and meeting with motivated sellers I figured I would base this post on how investors are finding deals. Here are some ways investors are currently finding properties to renovate and resell or hold as rentals.   If […]

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Auction House Listed and Hiring Again!

Auction house is on the market and we’re HIRING AGAIN! Well, another week has passed and I feel like I have seen a lot of progress finally. In this business, the work just pours in and the return can take time to see. The late gratification can make it very difficult to stick to what […]

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6 Houses in 10 Days – Scaling a Business

I want to start by saying I will share the podcast I was on if you want to take a look at that on the Blackjack Real Estate Facebook Page or see it below. In there I talk about scaling a business and not just creating another job for myself. I will write more about that […]

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If any of you watch the news then you have probably seen the devastation that hit Pensacola, FL a few days ago. If you have ever seen devastation like this in person I think you will probably agree that pictures can’t really tell the story. This is the second time I have seen this kind […]

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Getting Started

I wonder if any of you have the same problem about waking up in the morning and not being able to go back to sleep because you are thinking about all the things you need to do? I’m not sure what woke me up this morning but when my brain turns on it’s time to […]

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Long Distance Flip

This week consisted of analyzing a lot more deals, the second week of dealing with the phone ringing everyday and refining my marketing machine, talking to a few motivated sellers, figuring out what I’m going to do with the 7 vacant lots I bought in December that still haven’t sold, discussing the benefits of lending […]

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Lazy Sunday

I have been writing these weekly updates for over a month now and I have to say that I am really enjoying it. There have been a few times that I would rather just sit down on a Sunday and relax as opposed to writing a recap of the week but this has been very […]

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