Recharging the Batteries and Getting the Motivation Back…Check!

Scott Costello All, Blog 7 Comments

I’m a big believer in taking some time off to recharge the batteries.  I’m not talking 1 day here and there either.  If you are anything like me, that really does nothing for me because my mind is still thinking about real estate on that day off.   I like to take about 3 weeks off and the perfect time to do that is around the holiday season. In the past years, I’ve continued to post on my blog during …

What Motivation is the Key to Success in Real Estate?

Scott Costello All, Blog 25 Comments

A blog post by Nick Johnson a few weeks ago (Nick if you read this could you help me find it?) spurred me into thinking about what is my motivation for wanting to become a real estate investor.   Nick talked about his life and the hardships he had gone through which motivated him to make a change.   For me, my life has been easy compared to most and I freely admit that.  My parents are great, my brothers and I …

One Extra Degree

Shae Bynes Blog 6 Comments

As the year is quickly coming to a close, a lot of people are getting a headstart on their 2010 goals – in fact, I just finished mine up with my husband this past weekend.  Not only are we focusing on the future, but we’re also taking a moment to reflect and celebrate our personal and business achievements in 2009. While working on my 2010 goals, I came across an awesome video that a friend of mine shared with me …

5 Things I Must Improve On as an Investor

Scott Costello All, Blog 12 Comments

A post by Carey over at Goin’ Flippin’ Crazy inspired me to analyze where I stand right now as an investor and what has been holding me back.  Taking a close look at yourself is never easy and takes practice before you can really step back and honestly evaluate. What is helpful for me is to compare myself to someone more successful and then do a comparison of what has made them a success and what I have done in …