Real Estate Investing Blog
What Makes a Good Real Estate Deal
Good deals get you closer to your goal. On that point, what makes a good deal will depend on what your goals are. It's all about perspective. Steve and I are focused on income replacement, which...
How To Get Real Estate Done For You
The first few episodes of Replace Your Income have been so much fun, and we got to go over some really interesting topics. Today, we’re going to bring everything together and explain exactly what we...
Why Your Net Worth Doesn’t Matter
Lots of people tend to overhype the importance of net worth. Plenty of it has to do with an old school of thought, but it’s easy to get tricked into believing it. After all, social media is full of...
4 Ways Real Estate Beats “Traditional” Investments
Our great nation was founded on real estate and ownership. It’s a pretty powerful concept when you think about it, and in this episode, we’re going to explore it a little bit closer. Real estate...
Why Traditional Retirement Is Broken
What do you imagine when you think about retirement? For most people, the traditional retirement model is about building a nest egg. You work hard at a steady job for a long time, hoping to save...
Defying Our Industry… Our Story
Welcome to the very first episode of our brand new Replace Your Income podcast. My name is Kevin Clayson, and today, my partner, Steve Earl, and I will share how we started our industry-defying...
2019 DFY Client Transaction, Acquisition, and Sales Report Now Available
Every year the DFY Acquisition Team compiles an annual report detailing each and every transaction completed by a DFY Client in a calendar year: purchases, sales, average rental days on market, and more. The 2019 report is complete and we are so excited to share it with you this week!
What Is the New Refinance Strategy That Is Making Big Waves?
There is a new mortgage refinance strategy that is making some big waves in light of historically low interest rates. You’ve heard of rate and term refinances and cash-out refinances, but ROI or Return On Investment Refinances have arrived, and we’ve got a short video that will break it all down for you.
State-by-State Guide to Evictions, Rent, and Foreclosures
The coronavirus outbreak has been dragging on in the U.S. for almost two months at this point. To respond to the financial crisis that is resulting from COVID-19, state and local governments across the country began implementing a variety of policies to keep people from losing their homes.
Cares Act: Access Retirement Funds Early and Without Penalty
The CARES Act recently passed by the U.S. Congress provides a number of economic relief factors to Americans. One that has not received a lot of attention yet is how CARES can affect your retirement accounts.
COVID-19 Real Estate Investor Update: 10 Market Updates and Tips
In this video, DFY CEO Steve Earl covers 10 updates and tips to make sure you know what’s happening with interest rates, investment markets, anticipated inflation, and tenant eviction, and things you need to consider and prepare for in the next few weeks as the world we live in continues to change, evolve, and react to COVID-19.
Will the U.S. Real Estate Market Crash in 2020?
Even if prices take a little hit, with the seller’s market potentially evaporating, it may be one of the best times in recent history to jump in and expand your portfolio according to industry experts.