Dec 29, 2014
For our final broadcast of 2014, we take on a flurry of challenging questions from our loyal listeners.
What's the difference between an employee and a contractor...and who decides?
How do you balance equity hedging against cash flow management?
How do insurance policies and LLCs go together to cover your assets?
Dec 22, 2014
It's amazing how many real estate investors overlook hotels as an investment vehicle. Sure, the numbers are big...and nightly rentals are much more labor intensive than little green houses that people live in month to month.
But every Monopoly player knows the big bucks are in the big red hotels. And the best place to...
Dec 15, 2014
Robert Shiller (as in Case-Shiller Index) was reported by CNBC to say that he thinks stocks are a better investment than real estate over the long haul.
So in this episode we dig into the argument about which is better...stocks or real estate?
Some might say we're shills for real estate, but we'll find out who's...
Dec 8, 2014
Real estate financing changed a lot in the years following the Great Recession.
This means it's important to stay on top of new loan products and underwriting guidelines.
In this episode, we sit down and chat with two long time loan pros - one in the residential market and the other in the commercial market.
Dec 1, 2014
Of all markets, Dallas led the U.S. out of the Great Recession. Great job growth, outstanding cash flows, high rental demand and lots of inventory.
Pre-recession, Dallas was a ho-hum appreciation market. Post-recession, Dallas has been an equity generating machine.
Funny how that works. Solid fundamentals will...