What Should I Do with My Passive Income from Real Estate Investing?

Posted by Chris Clothier on Wed, Nov 14, 2018

When navigating the world of passive real estate investing for the first time, understanding how to manage your newfound income effectively can be challenging. This can arguably be one of the more difficult things to navigate. How do you responsibly utilize your cash flow? What is the best way to manage your new stream of income?

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Topics: financial strategy, cash flow

Memphis Invest Turnkey Transformation of the Week!

Posted by Chris Clothier on Tue, Nov 13, 2018

Our 'Turnkey Transformation' is in Little Rock, Arkansas this week, where we see a very neglected landscape and driveway get a makeover by our renovations team. We've been in Little Rock for almost a year now, and as we grow into other markets, we're able to see what a difference our teams can make on these properties. See the before and after pictures below to see this overgrown yard get a clean cut!

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Topics: transformation, property renovation

2018 Real Estate Market Recap for Memphis Invest Markets

Posted by Chris Clothier on Fri, Nov 9, 2018

As we start to wrap up the year, we as real estate investors and professionals always benefit from taking a step back and examining where the market is and how it has grown and changed so we can adjust and plan accordingly for the upcoming year.

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Topics: real estate market, market update

2 Ways Your Money Mindset Affects Your Real Estate Investing Success

Posted by Chris Clothier on Wed, Nov 7, 2018

Do you have a healthy relationship with money?

If you’re the type of person who’s even reading this blog, it’s safe to say you’re probably on the right track. You’re thinking about investing if you aren’t already—building your financial future and securing the very best not only for yourself but for future generations.

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Topics: money management

Memphis Invest Turnkey Transformation of the Week!

Posted by Chris Clothier on Tue, Nov 6, 2018

This Memphis, TN 'Turnkey Transformation' is a great before and after for this week! As you can tell, this property has encountered quite a bit of fire damage. Not only that, the landscaping had started to take over the sides and back yard. See even more pictures below to find out how this distressed, ignored home becomes a fresh new property perfect for investors and residents!

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Topics: transformation, property renovation

Portfolio Diversification Strategies for Real Estate Investors (And Why They Matter)

Posted by Chris Clothier on Fri, Nov 2, 2018

Portfolio diversification is one of the keys to a successful real estate investment career. When new investors call us for the first time, one of the things we discuss from the get-go is the fact that we are not a real estate broker—we are in the business of building portfolios.

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Topics: building a portfolio, investment diversification

How Much Does the Real Estate Cycle Really Affect Investors?

Posted by Chris Clothier on Wed, Oct 31, 2018

While there are many factors to pay attention to as an investor of any kind, one of the biggest indicators that people seem to look to, no matter what is the market cycle. For real estate investors, the real estate cycle can be valuable to understand, but it can create a lot of stress and anxiety if relied on too heavily for decision-making.

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Topics: Real Estate Cycles, housing market recovery

Memphis Invest Turnkey Transformation of the Week!

Posted by Chris Clothier on Tue, Oct 30, 2018

We're in Dallas with this week's Turnkey Transformation, and as you can probably already tell, this back yard was lacking some serious curb appeal. Plus, when it comes to swimming pools and rental properties, generally the two don't mix. In this article, we'll see how the Memphis Invest renovations team was able to spruce up the landscaping while rehabbing this 1970's property in need of some updating!

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Topics: transformation, property renovation

The Big Thing You Should Know Before Investing in Turnkey Real Estate

Posted by Chris Clothier on Fri, Oct 26, 2018

When we think about the principles of finance, money management, and investing, I think most of us, on a basic level, understand that owning real estate is a good thing. It’s ingrained in us that we should own a home. The American Dream has lauded it for centuries.

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Topics: new real estate investors, passive income

Going Above and Beyond with the Memphis Invest Renovations Team, Pt. 2

Posted by Chris Clothier on Wed, Oct 24, 2018

In part one of our interview with Mark Anderson, executive and head of renovations for Memphis Invest in Tennessee, as well as Dave Smith, head of renovations for Memphis Invest in Texas, we dove in depth about the day-to-day operations of the renovations team, how we distinguish ourselves from other investment companies in the renovations process, and our “WOW” relationship with our vendors.

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Topics: property renovations, Memphis Invest