Did you know that you don't actually have to own real estate to profit from it? It's true! If you control the paperwork of real estate-the contracts, mortgages, and deeds-you can make money without owning anything.
The New Path to Real Estate Wealth offers a step-by-step system that takes you from the basics of real estate investing to the more sophisticated strategies that let you earn without owning. Whether you're a new investor or an experienced one, you'll make big money in the world's safest, most reliable investment with expert guidance on:
- Finding great deals
- Working with real estate agents
- Evaluating and inspecting property
- Writing and presenting an offer
- Flipping the deal for quick cash
Once you understand the basics of real estate investing, you can move on to four proven strategies for making a fortune without owning property. Authors and real estate experts
Chantal and Bill Carey show you how to make a bundle by flipping properties quickly, assigning contracts, using options, and buying discounted mortgages and government tax liens for pennies on the dollar. You can control valuable contracts and properties-without the liabilities and hassles of ownership.
Packed with real-world examples and proven real estate wisdom, this handy guide proves that anyone can make money in real estate. So start investing today . . . and get on The New Path to Real Estate Wealth!
SECTION ONE: REAL ESTATE BASICS.
1. Deciding on Your Goals.
2. Finding a Good Deal.
3. Working wiith Real Estate Agents.
4. Evaluating and Inspecting the Property.
5. Writing and Presenting Your Offer.
6. Closing Your Deal.
SECTION TWO: FLIPPING REAL ESTATE.
7. What is Flipping?
8. Why Use Flipping?
9. How to Flip.
10. When to Flip.
11. Finding Flips.
SECTION THREE: ASSIGNING REAL ESTATE CONTRACTS.
12. What is Assigning?
13. Why Use an Assignment?
14. How to Assign a Contract.
15. When to Assign a Contract.
16. Finding Assignments.
SECTION FOUR: REAL ESTATE OPTIONS.
17. What is an Option?
18. Why Use an Option?
19. How to Option.
20. When to Option.
21. Finding Options.
SECTION FIVE: DISCOUNTED PAPER & GOVERNMENT TAX LIENS.
22. What is Discounted Paper?
23. Why Buy Discounted Paper?
24. How to Buy Discounted Paper.
25. When to Buy Discounted Paper.
26. Finding Discounted Paper.
Appendix A: Deeds Chart
Appendix B: Loans Charts.
BILL CAREY began selling real estate in 1977, and is a former director of the San Diego Association of Realtors and the California Association of Realtors.