Investing Goals for week 7/13 to 7/20

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Alright I’m back on track with my goals. I completed them all this week so lets review… Rework my short term goals – DONE, I accomplished this by setting up my new schedule for every week. It usually takes me a few weeks before I have the routine down as I’m a forget full person and a creature of habit so I’ll do my best. If you want to see my new schedule go here Find another house to make …

Brain Dump, LLC and internet marketing

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Lately I’ve been thinking about creating an LLC so I can write off some of my business expenses so far.  I haven’t been making any money, only spending it it seems.  It’s not a lot of money but it would be nice to be able to deduct it at the end of the year.   Things I spend money are marketing with postcards driving around looking at houses educational material website tools (hosting, domain names and templates) Those are my main …

Brain Dump, LLC and internet marketing

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Lately I’ve been thinking about creating an LLC so I can write off some of my business expenses so far.  I haven’t been making any money, only spending it it seems.  It’s not a lot of money but it would be nice to be able to deduct it at the end of the year.   Things I spend money are marketing with postcards driving around looking at houses educational material website tools (hosting, domain names and templates) Those are my main …

Brain Dump, LLC and internet marketing

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Lately I’ve been thinking about creating an LLC so I can write off some of my business expenses so far.  I haven’t been making any money, only spending it it seems.  It’s not a lot of money but it would be nice to be able to deduct it at the end of the year.   Things I spend money are marketing with postcards driving around looking at houses educational material website tools (hosting, domain names and templates) Those are my main …

How To: Building a Real Estate Website – Part 3

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WordPress Features Breakdown Part 3 of How To:  Build a Real Estate Website will focus on WordPress 2.8 and it’s features.  I will run down what all the areas are and give you some tips along the way.  I will also outline some useful plugins that willl help you get started. First things first, if you didn’t follow the last step in Part 2 please go to your site’s admin panel by browsing to Http://www.<your domain>.com/wp-admin There you will be …

Slow, but getting ready for another run

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Slow weekend in terms of REI. I got nothing done and I blame that on not setting my goals for last week. It’s really amazing how well writing them down works. It’s like I hit a peak with making that offer and now I’m taking a breather. That’s not gonna work, I have to keep the momentum going or risk falling backwards. Tonight I’m going to rework my short term plan and get back in the swing of things. My …

How To: Building a Real Estate Website – Part 2

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Setting up a website is not a hard task, but can get confusing because you are not familiar with all the terms.  I’m not going to try and clarify the terms for you as I’m sure all you want to do is get your website up and running.  This Article will focus on setting each piece of the puzzle up.  It may seem complicated at first, but that is because I’m trying to cover every single detail and go step …

How To: Building a Real Estate Website – Part 1

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As more and more people use the Internet to research, buy and sell houses it is getting extremely important as a real estate investor to have a web presence.  This can be a daunting task for many, but it doesn’t have to be.  You can hire out the job to professionals for upwards of $5000 or even find a rent-a-coder and pay them a few hundred.  Why  would you do this?  when it’s so easy to create your own page …

Tell me it’ll be ok

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I don’t know what is happening but my schedule the past few weeks has been really messed up.  For the longest time I’ve been able to keep a solid routine of work, excersize and investing.  Lately I’ve been all over the map and I think I’ve just been trying to crame to much into my days, who knows.  Sunday has usually been my day to really get investor stuff done, but with the spring and summer coming things like Fathers …

How to: Marketing for Leads

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One of the biggest problems new investors have is marketing.   It’s such a broad topic with so many options that is causes our stomachs to tie up in a knot as we worry about putting our good names out there on the line.  These were (and still are) the questions that went through my head as I was trying to develop a marketing plan… What is the best way to market? Who should I market to? Are Letters better then …