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Ryan became a multimillionaire before the age of 30 through a combination of real estate investing and a passion for personal finance. He hates Wall Street, loves personal margin, and advocates for everyone to take control of their finances themselves - all of which he talks about on the Income Hacker podcast.

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Ryan G. WrightFeb 9, 2024 11:07:32 AM23 min read

How to Buy Your First Single Family Home Rental Property - Part 3 (Step 5)

Today we are continuing our conversation about how to buy your first single family home ...
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Ryan G. WrightFeb 5, 2024 11:09:20 AM18 min read

How to Buy Your First Single Family Home Rental Property - Part 2 (Step 4)

Today we are continuing our journey with the fourth step in how to buy your first single ...
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Ryan G. WrightJan 29, 2024 3:37:54 PM34 min read

How to Buy Your First Single Family Home Rental Property - Part 1 (Steps 1-3)

Are you brand new real estate investor that is looking to buy your first single family ...
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Ryan G. WrightSep 8, 2023 12:57:47 PM2 min read

Property Management 101 Part 1: Smoking Tenants

The first installment of a short series where CEO Ryan G. Wright of The Investor's Edge ...
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Ryan G. WrightNov 1, 2022 4:21:00 AM5 min read

Who is Responsible for Lender Required Repairs?

Deciding who pays for the repairs can determine if a deal gets done or not! Let’s figure ...
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Ryan G. WrightOct 25, 2022 1:00:00 AM12 min read

What is the Easiest Home Mortgage to Qualify For?

Most real estate investors don’t have enough money to buy properties with cash. ...
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Ryan G. WrightOct 18, 2022 1:00:00 AM12 min read

What are the Best Types of Real Estate Investments?

There are many different real estate investments other than just buying and selling. Some ...
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Ryan G. WrightOct 3, 2022 11:31:00 PM5 min read

Should I Hire a Property Manager or Self-Manage?

Having rental properties can be a great way to create regular sources of income in a real ...
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Ryan G. WrightSep 28, 2022 3:06:00 AM6 min read

My 3 Best Tips for Finding Commercial Real Estate Comparables

Whether you’re a business owner looking for a new flagship spot, or a real estate ...
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Ryan G. WrightSep 22, 2022 10:42:26 AM7 min read

What is Land Flipping? The Complete Guide to Get Started

Land Flipping is a fantastic way to do real estate with fewer headaches yet still bring ...
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Ryan G. WrightSep 19, 2022 10:42:00 PM6 min read

Can A Real Estate Agent Do A BPO?

Successful real estate investing depends on understanding how to measure a property’s ...
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Ryan G. WrightSep 12, 2022 10:20:00 PM5 min read

How to Stop Eviction After Foreclosure Has Begun

No one likes to deal with foreclosures. It’s an emotional event for the homeowner losing ...
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Ryan G. WrightSep 5, 2022 10:34:00 PM15 min read

How to Find Motivated Sellers in Real Estate: My 8 Favorites

If you want to find a primary home, look on the Multiple Listing Service (MLS). If you’re ...
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Ryan G. WrightAug 29, 2022 6:19:00 PM5 min read

How to Buy Real Estate Tax Liens

Not all real estate investors buy properties. Some choose to focus on investing in items ...
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Ryan G. WrightAug 23, 2022 1:00:00 AM11 min read

How to Buy a House When You Have No Money

Money serves as the most significant obstacle to buying a house. As an investor or ...
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Ryan G. WrightAug 15, 2022 8:34:00 PM6 min read

How Often Should I Contact The Property Owner

One of the questions I find new investors stumble over is how often is it appropriate to ...
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Ryan G. WrightAug 10, 2022 10:31:00 PM5 min read

How Long Does it Take to Get a Home Equity Loan?

Real estate investors love to use their equity to access critical funds needed to grow ...
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Ryan G. WrightAug 8, 2022 10:05:00 PM5 min read

How Do You Buy REO Properties?

Investors can struggle to find good deals in a particularly hot seller’s market. As a ...
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Ryan G. WrightJul 19, 2022 1:00:00 AM5 min read

How Do Private Lenders Make Money?

Private lenders function similarly to hard money lenders. They provide short-term loans ...
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Ryan G. WrightJul 11, 2022 10:12:00 PM7 min read

Does Driving for Dollars Work? Yes, It Does

Driving for Dollars is perhaps the most reliable, duplicatable, and cheap method for ...
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Ryan G. WrightJun 27, 2022 1:00:00 AM4 min read

Do People Really Flip Houses for a Living?

I’ve been asked a bunch of times while running The Investor's Edge to help house flippers ...
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Ryan G. WrightJun 20, 2022 7:46:00 PM6 min read

Deed in Lieu vs. Short Sale Credit Damage

I’m sure I don’t have to tell you how stressful financial hardships can be. If you’ve ...
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Ryan G. WrightJun 14, 2022 1:00:00 AM17 min read

16 Ways to Get 100% Financing for Fix & Flips

Complete a fix & flip deal where you don’t bring any of your own money. Learn 16 ways ...
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Ryan G. WrightJun 9, 2022 1:00:00 AM13 min read

The Guide to Getting Fix & Flip Loans for Beginners

One of the hardest steps for a new investor is to find funding! Here’s how to get the ...
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Ryan G. WrightJun 7, 2022 1:00:00 AM18 min read

How to Find a Good Contractor for Fix & Flips in 2022

One issue that many new investors, or people who aren’t in the fix & flip world at ...
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Ryan G. WrightJun 1, 2022 10:34:00 PM17 min read

Finding Cash Buyers for Wholesaling Real Estate

Wholesaling can be a great strategy for new real estate investors, as it allows you to ...
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Ryan G. WrightMay 30, 2022 9:47:00 PM16 min read

How Do I Find Comps for My Home?

As a real estate investor, one of the foundational skills is the ability to properly ...
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Ryan G. WrightMay 18, 2022 6:16:00 PM10 min read

Do Real Estate Investors Have to Pay Taxes on Fix & Flips and BRRR?

For new investors, understanding taxes related to real estate can pose a major challenge. ...
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Ryan G. WrightMay 16, 2022 10:29:00 PM10 min read

How Long Does it Take to Flip a House?

Starting a house-flipping business can be an exciting moment. You get to envision the ...
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Ryan G. WrightMay 11, 2022 10:05:00 PM7 min read

How Much Do House Flippers Make?

Ever wondered what it looks like to make it full time as a fix & flipper? We’ve got ...
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Ryan G. WrightMay 9, 2022 10:59:00 PM18 min read

How Do You Calculate Fix & Flip Rehab Cost?

One problem many new investors have with getting started in fix & flips is the risk ...
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Ryan G. WrightMay 9, 2022 10:37:47 AM13 min read

10 Ways to Find Contractors Fast

Your general contractor can make a massive difference in the profit or loss you may take ...
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Ryan G. WrightMay 5, 2022 1:00:00 AM2 min read

3 Real Estate Purchase Agreement Mistakes to Avoid

I see it all the time. New investors writing offers all the time that pretty much ...
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Ryan G. WrightMay 2, 2022 11:03:00 PM5 min read

How to Create a Successful Real Estate Investing Business

So many new real estate investors are asking the same questions:
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Ryan G. WrightApr 26, 2022 9:00:00 AM11 min read

5 Fix and Flip Skills to Master Right Away

There’s a lot to do and a never-ending amount of things to learn when you’re getting into ...
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Ryan G. WrightApr 20, 2022 10:00:00 PM5 min read

7 Reasons December is the Best Time of Year to Fix & Flip

If you’re looking for an advantage as a fix & flipper, start by considering upping ...
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Ryan G. WrightApr 18, 2022 10:38:00 PM8 min read

Should I Fix and Flip a Flood-Damaged Home?

Climate change is affecting real estate investing in a significant way. The more natural ...
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Ryan G. WrightApr 13, 2022 9:56:00 PM5 min read

Proof of Funds Letters – The 2 Most Common Mistakes

There’s no doubt about it: real estate investing involves paperwork. Mountains of ...
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Ryan G. WrightApr 11, 2022 10:01:00 PM6 min read

Should I Do the Rehab Work Myself?

Even if you’re a general contractor, doing the rehab work yourself on a fix & flip ...
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Ryan G. WrightApr 6, 2022 9:54:00 PM10 min read

6 Items to Inspect BEFORE You Rehab

Before you start your rehab work, you need to determine what requires repair and upgrade ...
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Ryan G. WrightApr 4, 2022 8:49:00 PM8 min read

REO – Yes or No: Using REOs as Comparables

The ability to grab correct comparables is an essential skill. So what to do with REO ...
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Ryan G. WrightMar 30, 2022 9:08:00 PM8 min read

Are Hard Money Loan Rates High?

At first glance, you might think hard money loan rates aren’t the most favorable, but is ...
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Ryan G. WrightMar 28, 2022 10:27:00 PM5 min read

The Fast Formula for 100% Financing

It’s possible to pay $0 without finding a partner or begging others for money. Here’s how ...
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Ryan G. WrightMar 24, 2022 1:00:00 AM10 min read

5 Ways Real Estate Investors Use to Find Properties FAST

With more arrows in your quiver, finding deals can be a repeatable thing for your ...
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Ryan G. WrightMar 22, 2022 12:29:00 AM5 min read

My 6 Favorite Places to Leave Fix & Flip Flyers or Cards

Sure, you’d rather drop $1,000 or more on high-quality leads that convert at 10% – 20%, ...
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Ryan G. WrightMar 11, 2022 6:09:00 PM8 min read

Can I Invest In Real Estate Without Being A Landlord?

While owning rentals is perhaps the best passive source of cash flow, it comes with its ...
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Ryan G. WrightMar 8, 2022 9:36:00 AM6 min read

5 Steps to Snag Real Estate Owned (REO) Properties Quickly

Looking for profitable investment deals? REO properties have become more popular ...
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Ryan G. WrightMar 2, 2022 7:44:00 PM10 min read

Biggest Risks Of The BRRR Method

Flipping homes, or any property for that matter, can provide you with a great return on ...
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Ryan G. WrightMar 1, 2022 12:00:00 AM5 min read

Can I Make Good Money as a Real Estate Agent?

Here is the big truth about making money as a realtor – yes, it’s possible to make highly ...
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Ryan G. WrightFeb 23, 2022 9:01:00 PM10 min read

How to Choose A Private Lender Carefully

If you are someone interested in taking a private money loan, then it is imperative that ...
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