3 Huge House Remodeling Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

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Avoid making these remodeling mistakes if you'd like to be able to stay within your budget and sell your flip house fast.

When I look back on the many remodels I’ve worked on over the past few years, I realize how much I’ve learned about what to do and what not to do when flipping a house. Here are some of the biggest mistakes that I recommend you avoid the next time you are remodeling. Estimating Your Measurements You know that old … Read More

How to Write a Great Real Estate Ad

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Learning how to write a great real estate ad will help you sell those properties that you've worked so hard on remodeling and rehabbing.

When people come to the Rules of Renovation events, they usually expect to learn about how to start real estate investing. They often don’t consider all of the things that go into creating and running a successful real estate investing business. For example, many Rules of Renovation students expect to hear about tricks and tips for finding and building a … Read More

3 Habits of Successful Home Renovators

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These 3 habits are important for home renovators to adopt if they want to be successful in the real estate investing business.

Being a successful home renovator is about more than just finding great deals, getting rehabs done on time, and selling the homes at a decent profit. Yes, those are the bare bones of renovating, but to be truly successful in this business you have to embrace the fact that you’re not just a renovator—you’re a real estate entrepreneur. You are … Read More

4 Surprising Staging Tips You Need to Know

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I like to think of staging as the finishing touch on a job well done with my house remodels. When I buy houses, they’re almost always wrecked. There’ll be rotted floorboards, destroyed bathrooms, and even graffiti inside and out. Then within a few weeks of hard work, I have a beautifully rehabbed house that almost anyone would love living in. … Read More

March 2018 Student Stories

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We've had so many successful students complete the Rules of Renovation program, and we've featured some in our March 2018 Student Stories.

It’s time for another round of student success stories! Find out how Rules of Renovation has changed our student’s lives, and register for a FREE event to find out why real estate investing is the best way to gain financial freedom! Leslie Sanchez, West Orange, New Jersey Barry, Spencer, Matthew and Chris, San Antonio, Texas Are you ready to start … Read More

How to Use Pinterest for Your Real Estate Marketing

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There are hundreds of thousands of users on Pinterest, which means your business will be able to gain a lot of exposure from the platform.

When it first started gaining popularity, I never considered Pinterest to be a real estate marketing tool. Today, many real estate professionals use it regularly to gain brand awareness, build leads, and sell properties. Back in the day (not that long ago), Pinterest was a fun way to archive sites, articles, and items that users found online, using pictures and … Read More

Hilary’s 10 Rules of Renovation to Impress Buyers

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Follow these 10 rules of renovation on your next remodel to impress your potential buyers! Everyone who steps through the front door will love the home.

Buying a house is one of the largest decisions you can make in life. Not only is it a large financial investment, but it is an emotional decision as well. When you are renovating a house, you need to find ways to make the house worth the investment for your buyers. Ultimately, your goal is to create a space that … Read More

February 2018 Student Stories

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We've had so many successful students complete the Rules of Renovation program, and we've featured some in our February 2018 Student Stories.

We have talented and successful students all across the country! Hear about their experiences with Rules of Renovation below, and then register for an event to find out how you can change your life through real estate investing too! Kyle, Brooklyn, New York Ronnie and Amy, Seattle, Washington Feeling inspired to start your own real estate investing journey? Register for one of … Read More

4 Tips for Finding a Great Web Designer

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Hiring a great web designer for your real estate business will help you achieve the professional online presence you need to set you apart.

You already know that if you want to be a successful real estate investor, you must have a solid social media presence. But, did you know that it is also a wise idea to have a professional website as well? With so many content management systems and services to choose from (WordPress, Wix and everything in between), you might think, … Read More