ANNETTA POWELL

Serial Entreprenuer

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3 Tips On How to Evaluate a Fixer-Upper

  With the rising housing costs in the USA, more and more people are considering investing in a fixer-upper. And if we see into it, the investment can be worth it. Buying a home and renovating and remodeling it according to your style can be fun! But, buying a...

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3 Benefits of Using a Hard Money Lender

The strict regulations on banks following the housing market crisis in the late 2000s have made it more challenging to obtain a mortgage. That is where hard money lenders save the day. While experienced real estate investors may be familiar with them, novice investors...

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3 Negotiating Tips as a Real Estate Investor

  As Herb Cohen said: ‘The World is a giant negotiation table. and whether like it or not, you are a negotiator.” And similarly, Chester L. Karrass said, "In business, you don't get what you deserve, you get what you negotiate." And this is very true for the real...

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3 Staging Mistakes to Avoid

Getting a house ready for its televised listing debut may be exciting yet hectic for you and your clients. Staging a home is not just about tidying up and rearranging the furniture from one place to another. It’s much more than that. It’s about how you present the...

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3 Ways to Market Your Investment Properties

According to a recent study, rental households grew by 25% since 2007, with about 43.3 million households renting in the U.S. With a rapidly increasing population, demand for real estate always prevails. Investment properties, being a long-term investment, appreciate...

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5 home staging tips for your property

  Want to sell your property at a higher price? Home staging has got your back! Research has shown that staging your home can increase its value by 10%. Home staging makes your house look more attractive, so the buyers pay a higher price. The good old staging...

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5 Networking Tips As a Real Estate Investor

Real estate is a daunting field, especially if you are a newbie. The fact that 34% of all closed deals come from the investor’s network is enough evidence to prove networking is pivotal for success in the real estate business. The networks you make highly impact the...

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3 Ways To Fund Your Real Estate Deal

  Having a real estate business can be a good way of earning passive income. However, investment in a real estate business is not as easy as it looks. You must be well researched before diving into this business and should have ample knowledge about how to look...

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3 Ways to Find Bargain Properties on the Internet

As per the National Association of Realtors Profile on Home Buyers and Sellers (2020), a significant chunk of 51% of buyers claimed they found their dream homes on the internet. On the contrary, only 28% said they took the help of a real estate agent, and an even...

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15 secrets to self-motivation

You're exhausted, irritated, and filled with self-doubts – sometimes as if you've plunged into a never-ending hole of darkness and misery. "You can do this!" Four words you would often tell yourself to pull yourself together and reach the finish line. So many times,...

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7 strategies to grow your finances after a setback

People tend to consider financial setbacks the end of the world. However, despite its gravity, a setback is no less than an obstacle – an impediment. You may have just paid a substantial medical bill, the mortgage of your house, or perhaps gotten rid of a huge...

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Why do I need a mentor?

You may have all the required skills, expertise, and knowledge needed to accomplish a task or follow a career path, but having a mentor can make the journey a lot easier. A mentor is basically a guide that overlooks and assists through your journey in the form of...

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3 ways to be more productive

Have you ever felt like there are days when your list of things seems never-ending or there aren't enough hours in the day to complete them? Constantly being overburdened with tasks and worrying about them can lead you to burnout. For an entrepreneur, for example, it...

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3 reasons why you need a mentor

Imagine coming up with a brilliant concept but being unsure about bringing it to life. Even when you have the relevant education – the lack of experience, especially in entrepreneurship, can be very perplexing. In such scenarios having a mentor can assist you in...

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What is a mentor?

When you start a business, you may feel like the success of your venture depends on your abilities as an entrepreneur. While that may be true, you also need to be mindful of the team that embarks on the journey with you. From the highest management tier to the...

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How Do You Stay Organized?

Creating a To-Do List Weekly and How to Use It   It's inevitable to drown in deadlines and lose track of most of your work if you don't keep yourself organized. It happens to the best of us. Being organized is very important, and it not only helps one meet...

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3 ways to effectively communicate with people

When you start a business, you may feel like the success of your venture depends on your abilities as an entrepreneur. While that may be true, you also need to be mindful of the team that embarks on the journey with you. From the highest management tier to the...

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Why should you think big?

The majority of individuals are terrified of thinking big. They keep on thinking in the same manner and, as a result, live in the same way. They don't understand that possibilities are endless, and it's on you to explore and seize them. You may have heard the common...

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Why Should You Change Your Network Up?

Contrary to popular belief, networking isn’t just about begging for favors or trading information. It’s about establishing, building, and nurturing long-term mutually beneficial relationships with the people you meet. It should be at the core of your career because it...

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What Is A Tax Preparation Business?

Do you know what they say about taxes? ‘In this world, nothing is certain but death and taxes.’ That said, diving into the tax preparation business sounds like a good idea with a market size of $11 billion in the US. It is also interesting to note that many people...

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Do you need money to invest in real estate?

The world has endless possibilities, and being able to invest in real estate without having any money is definitely one of them. Surprised to hear this? Well, we have got a detailed guide to help you get started. A little brushing up of knowledge, understanding and a...

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What’s one good way to make money in real estate?

What’s One Way To Make Money In Real Estate? Flipping Properties. There’s one thing investors love more than anything else, and that is a quick profit. While the risk of losing money is real, quick returns often attract investors like yourself to take the leap of...

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What is a lease with option to buy?

Imagine you are driving down a road, and you end up staring at the perfect house. It is ideal in every sense of the word, and you wish to buy it right now. However, there’s only one catch: you are not yet eligible for a mortgage and do not have enough savings to make...

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Can I Build Passive Income As a Landlord

Earning money while putting in the minimum effort is nothing short of a dream come true. With a median gross rent of $1100 and 36% of households living in rental properties, as a landlord, you have a great chance of building a successful passive income from renting...

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