How We Pulled a 6-Figure Profit from an Owner-Financed Deal: Case Study

How is it possible to pull a six-figure profit from owner-financed deals with no banks, no credit and no cash out-of-pocket? I have one main answer—and a bunch of other cool variables.

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2018 BiggerPockets Member Survey Results: 79% Completed a Real Estate Deal (& More!)

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Expanding the BiggerPockets message and producing the best real estate investing educational content on the internet is thrilling. But we wanted to know how well our members are actually doing in real estate—what strategies you’re executing and how that changed in 2018—so we asked!

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Here’s what title insurers need to know about the feds’ new rules for all-cash real estate deals

[Expert commentary] Last month, the Treasury Department’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network announced that it was expanding on its rules that require title insurers to report buyers’ identities and the source of the funds for certain residential real estate deals. Here’s what title insurers need to know about the new rules and what they can do to comply with them.

The 7 Drawbacks of House Hacking (& How to Overcome Them!)

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We frequently talk about the advantages of house hacking—living for free, building equity in a property, tax advantages, etc. What we rarely talk about are the drawbacks. As a house hacker, I feel obligated to share with you some of the drawbacks of house hacking that you need to be aware of and how to overcome them. 

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