Women Investing in Real Estate – Tips and Strategies

Women investing in real estate, which is an industry generally male-dominated, should have no boundaries. It’s no secret that men have been the centerpiece of real estate investing, both statistically and historically, throughout time, but women are beginning to make their own path in the field beyond administration and provide not only support and guidance,…read more

Successful Habits to Drive Real Estate Success

  Real estate success is best achieved by routine. Routine can easily be interpreted by assimilation; one’s surroundings are a direct result of behaviors and coordinating thoughts. Experts believe that positive and negative thought processes are just the tip of the iceberg when determining the consummation of routine. When positive thoughts are incorporated into everyday…read more

Investing for Women: Three Tips for Pushing Women Forward

Investing for women is still not seen as a mainstream business model. Historically, most entrepreneurs, especially investors, have been males. But the good news is that you can definitely excel as a woman investor and entrepreneur. I did. When I started real estate investing in 1987, I was 23 years old and may be because…read more

The Winning Mindset and Customer Synergy

When it comes to being a successful real estate investor, knowledge and skills go only so far. Without a winning mindset, and the willingness to listen and help, you can actually defeat the purpose intended. Whether you’re dealing with a distressed seller or establishing a relationship with a potential buyer, having the right mental attitude…read more

4 Steps to Turning Real Estate Buyers into Fans

Think of real estate buyers as your ‘money tree’ when it comes to real estate investing, because that is where the money comes from to make your real estate purchases; whether wholesaling or fix and flip. Honestly, building and nurturing your buyers’ list is one of the most important things you can do as a…read more

Do’s and Dont’s for Optimizing Your Rental ROI

It may surprise you to learn that optimizing your rental ROI isn’t all about juggling the numbers. Sure, dollar signs are a big piece to the puzzle; what you pay, cost of repairs, comparables, direct expenses like maintenance and indirect expenses like overhead. Obviously numbers matter. But they aren’t everything. It goes without saying that…read more

Why Women Make Great Real Estate Investors

“Recognize your strength, leverage your natural abilities and believe in yourself. You have everything in you that it takes to be successful as a real estate investor.” Laura Alamery In 1987 when I got started in real estate in Honolulu as an agent, I went to work for Dolman and Associates. Vi Dolman, the owner…read more