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Conquering Your Fears. Nick talks about one of his Experiences of a Lifetime…

Business, Time Management / Focus on July 10th, 2012 No Comments

It was July 15th, 2011.  A hot, but gorgeous day.  My partner Jen and I had just started the final preparation for what we hoped would be a fantastic day, filled with charitable giving and a great time for all our attendees and skydivers – new and experienced alike. We had 21 registered “jumpers” – […]

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How to Properly Set Goals / New Year 2012

Business on December 27th, 2011 No Comments

This was such a popular article last year, we decided to repost it this year. Hopefully you had a great Holiday! Having just returned to the office from a very well rested vacation to St. Lucia, I am taking the week between Christmas and New Years to get caught up, set goals and prepare for […]

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Ask Nick: Are LLC’s Necessary to Invest?

Business on November 9th, 2011 No Comments

Nick, What’s the purpose of the LLC?   Is it required legally?  Or is it okay to work on getting one while I first work on getting some deals under my belt? Good question! Your LLC is NOT legally required, but recommended… and no, you do NOT need it to start.  An LLC costs around $230 […]

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Announcement: Temporarily Unavailable this Weekend

Business on July 7th, 2011 Comments Off on Announcement: Temporarily Unavailable this Weekend is going through a major redesign, making the site more user-friendly and professional.  Our web guy has been working for a several months, and I’m sure the Indian guys from oDesk have been working even harder to build this custom site from scratch. I am very much looking forward to this overhaul, but it […]


There comes a time in every man’s life when he needs two women…

Business on July 7th, 2011 No Comments

…And a new name. And a REAL office. That’s right. It’s one of the biggest moves for us here at AA Real Estate, and we’re excited to share the news with you. All these changes will allow us to have quicker response rates, have a better and more efficient team, do more DEALS, service our […]

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Absolutely DO NOT make New Year Resolutions!! Try this Instead…

Business on December 30th, 2010 No Comments

Have you heard this statistic? Only 8% of New Year Resolutions actually succeed. I heard this once a few years back, and didn’t find it too difficult to believe. Think of how many people you hear talking about their Resolution in February.

What are Successful Investors Doing that You Aren’t?

Business, Seminars on August 25th, 2010 Comments Off on What are Successful Investors Doing that You Aren’t?

Many real estate investors have been there before–that place where they have poured over courses, audio books, and manuals, and scoured the internet for seemingly endless bits of advice.  The only thing left to do is, well, deals. What they need is some action. Unfortunately, “Taking Action” has been so overused in this industry, it […]

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May Book Review: Cashflow Quadrant

Business on May 18th, 2010 No Comments

Many of you have read Kiyosaki’s Rich Dad Poor Dad.  In Cashflow Quadrant, he goes further and explains the different types of people when it comes to money. He does another excellent job of breaking down exactly how each type of person thinks, and how it directly affects where they end up – whether it’s working for […]

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How You Can Stay Motivated this Year

Business on January 5th, 2010 No Comments

Ah, New Years. Another year. In this case, the start of a new decade–2010! My Resolutions Every year, I sit down with my goals that I wrote out the year prior, and find out what I missed and the reasons why: Were these realistic goals? Did my business plan change, and I forgot to update […]

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Building Wealth in a Down Market

Business on October 27th, 2009 No Comments

Someone posed this very question to me last week, and since this seems to be the “buzz” topic recently, I thought I’d share my humble thoughts on the subject. What a Financial Planner Would Tell You It’s intriguing to me, as if you would have asked me this question back before I was introduced to […]

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