Charles Sells, Author at Think Realty | A Real Estate of Mind

Tax-Sale Horror Stories

When the absolute truth seems too good to be true, how do you know whom to trust? That statement is the most-often-cited reason investors give for why real estate investors… more

Preparation Not Panic

Most analysts agree that we will see a recession in the next 12 months.  Will it be on the par of “The Great Recession” that followed in the wake of… more

Flipping Homes in Your Spare Time?

I always say in my presentations that flipping houses is not as easy, glamorous or routine as today’s “reality” TV shows make it look. The truth is that this increasingly… more

The Reality Risk

In a recent article in The New York Times, a would-be home-flipper recounted his first attempt to fix-and-flip a property. He recalled how he had recently sold a thriving tech… more
Investing Strategies

Building a Bigger Portfolio

Despite serious competition for the good deals, the tax lien real estate sector definitely rewards effort. Investing in tax liens and acquiring properties through tax sales is a highly effective… more