“Should I buy a home? I think I’m ready for it! I think it’s time to save up a huge amount of money for a down-payment. I need to buy a place. Renting is throwing money away.” – Every single damn person in their 20s once they get a job. ^That’s me on the first day […]

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“Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.” — Leonardo da Vinci One thing that I’m proud of is that I was able to buy a rental property at a young age. I always told my friends that I would buy a place before I bought a car. And thankfully, I was able to pull this off somehow. […]

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“Our society is full of people with a mindset of mediocrity, so elevate your thinking to that of a superstar!” ― Michelle Moore I get it. You have to own a place. If you don’t own, you’re just wasting money. Why waste money on renting? Get a job and buy a place. Shut up and […]

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Yes. It’s totally possible to fall in love with a home. It happens all of the time. It happens far too often. Too many of us treat a new home purchase like it’s a something we pass by and casually purchase. A new home isn’t a new pair of shoes! You hear about somebody that […]

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“Accept what life offers you and try to drink from every cup. All wines should be tasted; some should only be sipped, but with others, drink the whole bottle.” ― Paulo Coelho Everyone has advice to share when it comes to life, buying a home, and dating. We all like to give advice. Nobody likes […]

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When it Makes Total Sense to Buy a Place?

November 11, 2013

There are times where it makes perfect sense to buy a place. There’s no one-size-fits-all answer. You can grab my free premium guide on the sidebar. It’s your chance to figure out if you should buy or rent right now. While I may bash the idea of ownership on here, I’m not totally against it. […]

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[Case Study] How I Helped a Friend Save $164,721.84

October 23, 2013

Would you consider anything over $100k to be a lot of money? I sure as hell do! I hope you do or else you’re one rich person. $100k is a ton of money. Imagine how long it would take you to earn $100k? Now try saving that much money! Not exactly the easiest task out […]

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Why is Location Such a Big Deal?

October 2, 2013

Why is location such a big deal? Why does everyone tell you that real estate is all about location? Because not all of us want to live in the middle of nowhere, far from work, and stranded. On the flip side, not everyone wants to live in a busy area where you can’t move around. […]

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The Most Important Thing to Think About Before You Decide

October 1, 2013

“If you want total security, go to prison. There you’re fed, clothed, given medical care and so on. The only thing lacking… is freedom.” — Dwight D. Eisenhower You likely know by now that I’m a huge numbers guy. I believe in running the numbers first. Deciding to buy or rent is a huge decision. […]

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Why You Need to Move Out of Your Parents’ Place

September 25, 2013

“Renting is throwing money away. I’m saving up for a home.” When’s the last time you heard this? Probably today or yesterday at the very latest. Most people just say this because they need an excuse to live at home and not feel bad about it. Who wants to admit to being home at 30 […]

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