The Stock Market is Rigged: Real Estate is Better

Real Estate Investing vs The Stock Market How many times have you heard the question, “Is the stock market rigged?” Please, let us answer that question for you – Yes. The stock market is rigged, but we’re not the only ones who believe …

Vote for Your Investment

Written by Mike Slatton, Political & Economic Analyst for BTGH How to Vote for Your Investment It’s almost election time, and this year everyone hates the Democrats – except the Democrats, of course – but is it smart to vote for the Republicans? …

Don’t Buy a Drone for Real Estate Videos

Written by Mike Slatton, Drone Pilot for BTGH 8 Reasons Why Not to Buy a Drone for Real Estate Videos So every real-estate-mogul-wannabe is talking about getting a drone to shoot epic video of their real estate. Well, let me …

Real Estate Diamonds in the Rough

Diamonds in the Rough In the gemstone industry, there is a process to creating a ring, necklace or bracelet. That process begins first with gem miners who must dig underground for “rough” stones that will then be sold in markets visited by …

Real Estate Marketing DONTs

Marketing real estate seems pretty forthright: In the simplest context, you’re just telling people about what you have for sale. In theory, the more people you share your information with, the closer you are to a deal. Technology and the dominance of …

Where to Start Investing in Real Estate

Straight to the point – the best place to start investing in real estate is in your own backyard. Real estate investing can refer to any variety of land development types and buildings. Before you buy your first property though, have a plan, and …

48th Ave Rehab

There’s no better feeling then the sense of accomplishment one feels when they finish a project. Rehabbing investment properties in Tampa is one of the most enjoyable aspects of our business. Tampa Investment Property Rehab Before Pics After Pics

Add Intrinsic Value to Your Property

Written by Mike Slatton, Marketing Director for BTGH In 2000, my wife and I bought an old home in St. Cloud, Florida – a little town outside of Orlando. We were told it was about 100 years old and the price was $75k. …