A Mission to Go Out of Business and How to Get a Mortgage without W2 Income

PRE-READ ADVICE: Pick two reads today, delete the rest. If Between Tides make the cut, dedicate 6 minutes and read slowly. Curate one meaningful takeaway and write it down. The alternative is not worth your time. READ TIME = 6 min Intro: 1 min Quick Hits: 2 min Sans W2 Financing: 3 min --- POST … Continue reading A Mission to Go Out of Business and How to Get a Mortgage without W2 Income

How to Buy, Reno & Manage an Airbnb Property!

(Originally published on LinkedIn, November 28, 2017) Airbnb rentals are an exciting new real estate strategy...learn the art (& science) of the deal from Adam & Bianca. READ TIME = 7 min Intro: 1 min Airbnb Learnings: 6 min ___ SPECIAL #GIVINGTUESDAY EDITION Hey all, hope your Thanksgivings were filled with relaxing & quality time with … Continue reading How to Buy, Reno & Manage an Airbnb Property!

Will I Earn a 20% CoC Return on My Midwest Duplex?!

(Originally published on Medium, August 3, 2017) All the financials of my recent rental investment + some key learnings ROI Analysis Purchase Economics Opening bid = $137.5k + $500 escalators up to $145.5k Closing price = $145k Deposit = $1k Loan = 4.75% fixed conventional w/ 30 yr amort Down payment = 25% or $36,250 … Continue reading Will I Earn a 20% CoC Return on My Midwest Duplex?!

32 Years to Write: My Best Man Speech to My Twin

(Originally published on Medium, September 13, 2015) One mission of this blog is to share my experiences and interactions in the hope of inspiring the community around me to be great. For those readers with familial relations that oscillate between heartwarming and downright irritating (most of you, I would imagine), I believe you’ll find the … Continue reading 32 Years to Write: My Best Man Speech to My Twin

Kicking Off The Next Chapter

Welcome to Between Tides, my new online home for essays and vignettes on Real Estate, Leadership and Positivity. Here I will aggregate all writings from my (ir)regular newsletter (sign up here), my Medium posts, and more. Excited to continue sharing my life learnings and inspirations, and build a special community for all of those who … Continue reading Kicking Off The Next Chapter