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Real Estate

Real Estate Newsletter – July 2017

Online Trading Academy

Instructor Spotlight

Joe Short
Instructor and Professional Real Estate Investor since 1976

Joe Short made his first real estate investment in 1976, and has been hooked ever since. While employed as an electrical engineer in the 80’s, he worked part time as a real estate entrepreneur and learned that finding real estate deals was the key to profit. He soon left the corporate world to pursue real estate investment and acquisition full-time.


Featured Articles

Your Fixer Upper Is Ready for the Flip – What’s Next?!?!?

By Diana Hill

Personally, I experience two moments in the fix and flip process where I go – “Oh NO, what’s next!” One is at the close of purchase of the property and the other is when the property is ready for resale. To help me through these times I’ve created checklists, time lines and a project plan which help me move forward faster. These are important steps in the real estate marketing process that we preach and teach in all our real estate classes.


How to Build Home Equity

By Diana Hill

For many people their home is one of the biggest assets they’ll own. As with any asset the goal is to maximize the value, and your home is no different. This article will look at a number of ways of building home equity with various levels of effort.


Upcoming Classes
(Contact your student support specialist to register for a class)


Commercial Investor – July 21 – 24

Jason Tom

In Center

Foundations Deal Board Application Class – July 14 – 15

Irvine, CA

RECC 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM (Pacific Time)
You asked that we post the RECC topic in advance – we heard you!

July 13, 2017

Targeted List

July 20, 2017

Focus on Finding Part 1

July 27, 2017

Focus on Finding Part 1

Questions can be submitted to help@tradingacademy.com and Deals can be uploaded for Deal Review .

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