What does FIRE (Financial independence Retire Early) look like with real estate investing??

The FIRE (Financial Independence Retire Early) movement has been increasing in popularity over the last decade, and needless to say I am a firm believer of the concept. The idea of being able to sustain your lifestyle through passive income gives one tremendous opportunities to explore passions that would otherwise have taken a backseat toContinue reading “What does FIRE (Financial independence Retire Early) look like with real estate investing??”

What is really HOLDING YOU BACK from investing in Real estate??

My first mentor in real estate investing was a dear colleague, a second generation real estate investor who nudged me to start building my real estate portfolio around 2012, which in hindsight was the perfect time to get started. But it wasn’t until a few years later that I eventually took the plunge. And IContinue reading “What is really HOLDING YOU BACK from investing in Real estate??”

How to RUN NUMBERS for a real estate deal and when to pull the trigger…

When you are looking to buy a rental investment property, its crucial to know how to “run the numbers”. This is the foundation of analyzing any investment deal, rental or not, and the end result should align with your goals – for example, a decent goal would be to hit a COC (cash on cashContinue reading “How to RUN NUMBERS for a real estate deal and when to pull the trigger…”

WHY invest in real estate?

I find that the first question to ask oneself before venturing into something new is always “Why?”. Because if you understand the “why”, it keeps you pushing forward even when the going gets tough… A good “WHY” is to build something and pass it on to your kids so they can have a comfortable, risk-freeContinue reading “WHY invest in real estate?”