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Your operations define your long-term success in real estate investing. Fine-tune your process with: Asset Management | Asset Protection | Deal Analysis | Fundamentals | Growth | Lead Generation | Risk Management

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Common Acronyms When Investing in Real Estate Syndications

Common Acronyms When Investing in Real Estate Syndications

00:08:07| Technical jargon refers to the words/expressions that belong to a certain field of knowledge which can only be understood by the specialized people who work on those areas. Learn 41 common REI (Real Estate Investing) acronyms associated with real estate syndications in this episode ...
Designed For Success: Creating Achievable Goals

Designed For Success: Creating Achievable Goals

| Jeff Roth | Article | Operations
“To me, success is not about money. It’s about what I design.” —Paula Scher It doesn’t matter what your goals are. They can be real-estate-related, or real estate can be the investment vehicle that allows you to achieve your goals. The important thing is to be clear and specific about ...
4 Things You’ve Never Considered About Your Website’s Design

4 Things You’ve Never Considered About Your Website’s Design

You’re a property management expert, which means you know the ins and outs of running a profitable real estate venture. But not many property management experts also can say they’re website design experts. Because of this, there are a few key factors involved in web design you may never have ...
What to Consider When Establishing Commercial Real Estate KPIs

What to Consider When Establishing Commercial Real Estate KPIs

When it comes to commercial real estate, businesses and investors must consider a number of risks, including economic uncertainties, inflationary pressures, and even business growth itself. Brick-and-mortar retail, for example, is on solid footing right now. But, a shift in consumer confidence and economic growth stagnation could lead to a ...
What is a Cost Segregation Study?

What is a Cost Segregation Study?

00:07:01|What is cost segregation and how can property owners use it to maximize depreciation deductions and minimize the tax burden for property owners? How is it different from straight line depreciation? ...
What is Forced Appreciation?

What is Forced Appreciation?

00:06:33|Forced appreciation is the ability to increase a property's value by decreasing expenses and increasing income. We put bite-sized information in each episode and in this one we’ll give you examples of how to decrease expenses and how to increase your income ...
Think Realty Podcast #274 – Live Your Someday Now

Think Realty Podcast #274 – Live Your Someday Now

Our Resident Expert (and favorite travel guide), Greg Slaughter, has continually run into investment situations that most would run from, but has been successful and is now teaching others how to do the same while living their best life. Eddie sat down with Greg to chat about what mindset you ...
Four Common Tenant Complaints and How to Handle Them

Four Common Tenant Complaints and How to Handle Them

One of the inevitable parts of working in property management is handling tenant complaints. For many landlords, tenant complaints are a nuisance. But when looked at another way, a tenant who complains is also a person who can help you monitor the condition of the property and alert you of ...
Think Realty Magazine May/June 2023

Think Realty Magazine May/June 2023

+WHAT'S INSIDE Design | Small Space, Big Impact •Kitchen Cabinet Design Tips & Tricks for 2023 • The Balance Between Successful Design and Budget • How to Design a Home from the Ground Up • Why Design Matters for IndustrialProperties •5 Renovations That Add Value to Your House Flip • The ...
7 Ways to Evaluate Investment Options

7 Ways to Evaluate Investment Options

00:07:18| In this Video, Flip and Dani talk about seven ways to evaluate investment options. Make sure you look at your specific situation because everybody's different, every situation is different. And you decide what you need most ...
Module 1 – Introduction to Single Family Property Management

Module 1 – Introduction to Single Family Property Management

00:01:45 | Watch this short introductory video as Greg shares why anyone regardless of their experience should watch this course. Other Videos in This Course ...
Module 2 – Should You Hire a Property Manager?

Module 2 – Should You Hire a Property Manager?

00:11:15 | There are pros and cons to hiring a third party property management company. In this video discover what those are and other insider information you should know that will allow you to decide what is best for your situation. Other Videos in This Course ...
Module 3 – The Biggest Mistake Every Landlord Makes

Module 3 – The Biggest Mistake Every Landlord Makes

00:05:55 | Every landlord starts out making mistakes but we all make the same biggest mistake that is taught in the industry. Watch and learn what that is and how to correct it. Other Videos in This Course ...
Module 4 – Manage Your Rentals as a Business

Module 4 – Manage Your Rentals as a Business

00:07:06 | Investors want passive income. In order to get that you must manage your rentals as a business. This video reveals how to successfully do that from day 1. Other Videos in This Course ...
Module 5 – How to Prepare a Home to Rent

Module 5 – How to Prepare a Home to Rent

00:08:25 | Preparing a home to rent is not just about making sure it looks good. There are several other factors that are more important if you want great tenants. Watch this video to learn what those are. Other Videos in This Course ...
Module 6 – Creating a Pool of Potential Tenants

Module 6 – Creating a Pool of Potential Tenants

00:09:54 | Want better quality tenants? The easiest way to do that is to ensure you have many applicants to choose from. This video shares exactly how to market the home to immediately generate many more potential applicants. Other Videos in This Course ...
Module 7 – The Right Way to Show Your Rental Home

Module 7 – The Right Way to Show Your Rental Home

00:04:53 | Landlords waste a lot of time just showing homes. Watch this video to discover what to do instead, and at the same time have it generate much better tenants as well. Other Videos in This Course ...
Module 8 – Renting to the Highest Credit Score will Cost You

Module 8 – Renting to the Highest Credit Score will Cost You

00:10:53 | Anyone determining their tenants based on the highest credit score is losing a lot of money. This video reveals why and a much better way today to screen to get the absolute best tenant possible. Other Videos in This Course ...
Module 9 – Perfect Tenants are Created, Not Found

Module 9 – Perfect Tenants are Created, Not Found

00:09:51 | Perfect tenants are not found, they are created. Watch this video and learn how to take your tenants and convert them into 'Perfect Tenants'. Other Videos in This Course ...
Module 10 – Stop Collecting Rent (Just Get Paid)

Module 10 – Stop Collecting Rent (Just Get Paid)

00:07:24 | Tired of chasing down rent? Stop listening to what the industry teaches and watch this video to discover a much better way of getting paid by your tenants. Other Videos in This Course ...
Module 11 – Why Tenants Don’t Pay Rent (And How to Fix It)

Module 11 – Why Tenants Don’t Pay Rent (And How to Fix It)

00:06:20 | Regardless of the 1,000 reasons a tenant may tell you they don't have the money, there are only 4 reasons a tenant can't pay the rent. This video will share what those 4 reasons are and how to prevent them. Other Videos in This Course ...
Module 12 – Stop the Tenant Maintenance Request Phone Calls

Module 12 – Stop the Tenant Maintenance Request Phone Calls

00:11:39 | Taking calls from your tenants regarding repairs is an antiquated method from the past. This video reveals the modern 21st century method of dealing with repairs and why you should never take a repair phone call again. Other Videos in This Course ...
Module 13 – Screening Property Management Companies

Module 13 – Screening Property Management Companies

00:13:59 | Decided to hire a third party property management company? If so, watch this video and see the 22 questions you should ask before hiring them. Other Videos in This Course ...
Module 14 – Property Management Wrap-Up

Module 14 – Property Management Wrap-Up

00:01:08 | You have watched all the videos and finished the course, now what? Watch to see what to do next. You have watched all the videos and finished the course, now what? Watch to see what to do next. You have watched all the videos and finished the course, ...
Course Addendum – How to Avoid the Biggest Mistake Every Landlord Makes

Course Addendum – How to Avoid the Biggest Mistake Every Landlord Makes

00:33:07 | Check out Greg Slaughter at the Think Realty Houston Event talking about "How to Avoid the Biggest Mistake Every Landlord Makes". Other Videos in This Course ...