Deal #124: Town Sewer Connection on a Busy Road is More Than We Bargained For

Investing on May 8th, 2014 No Comments

One of our current rehab projects required us to connect to the town sewer.  One small issue–okay there were a few issues. First off, this house is on a main road and the only side streets near the house are dead-ends. This means while the guys are digging up the street, they have to maneuver […]

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What I learned on 18 Irving Road…

Investing on September 8th, 2011 No Comments

They say you learn something on EVERY deal. It’s true– I have not had one yet when I did not learn something, and I’m so grateful for that.  When I was a freshman in high school, my biology teacher told me never to call them “tests”.  Instead, we were forced to call them “Learning Experiences.”  […]

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Are You Prepared to Invest in Large Multis?

Investing on February 24th, 2011 No Comments

I came across a great blog article by Ann Bellamy from Buy Now Hard Money.  Many of you know her from the BostonAREIA and know she like to tell you how it is! The article is about how to be realistic and to gain enough experience on smaller deals before you dive into large multis. […]

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Nick’s Grateful Thought for Thanksgiving…

Investing on November 23rd, 2010 Comments Off on Nick’s Grateful Thought for Thanksgiving…

I spelled “Grateful” wrong in my 7th grade spelling bee, so I triple checked that.  G-R-E-A-T-F-U-L.  As a champion speller, I NEVER forgave myself.  Anyways.. It was only a short 5 years ago when I was just starting out in real estate.  I didn’t know anyone, and had barely any clue what I was doing – […]

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3 Things NOT to do when Improving Curb Appeal

Investing on September 29th, 2009 No Comments

One of the questions that came in last week was from a rehabber finishing up a job he was going to flip, and was just about to put it on the market. He took a picture of it, and sent to me, asking me to give him a few pointers on what he could do […]

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3 Biggest Mistakes

Investing on May 8th, 2009 No Comments

It happened again. You wouldn’t think it takes much effort to keep up with a blog, but apparently, I am still learning on the whole “Web 2.0” thing. I thought it may be useful if I shared some of the biggest mistakes I made as a real estate investor, and hopefully you can learn from […]

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