#297: Mastering the Decision-Making Process with Business (and World Series of Poker) Champion Annie Duke

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In today’s epic show, we interview World Series of Poker bracelet champion Annie Duke. Annie is a nationally sought-after speaker who combines her mastery of poker with a study of the cognitive sciences in a truly unique and brilliant way. In this show, you’ll have your mind blown by Annie’s insights regarding following conventional wisdom (even if it doesn’t make … Read More

#296: From Farm Boy Beginnings to $15M in Real Estate Holdings with Rock Thomas

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What does it take to truly find financial independence? Money? Deals? Mentors? Or could it be something else entirely… something intangible? In this episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with Rock Thomas, a real estate investor and agent who shows others the simple mindset shifts needed to achieve financial freedom. In other words, it’s time to work on YOUR … Read More

3 Steps to Creating an Organized Entryway (Even If You Don't Have the Space)

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Drop zones, mudrooms, utility rooms, entryways, “places to leave your stuff.” Whatever you call them, these spaces are a spot to kick off your shoes, drop your keys and keep everything you’ll need for the next day right where you left it. But without organization , entryways can quickly become a clutter catch-all. Shoes usually end up piled in front … Read More

5 Organizing Secrets Only the Pros Know

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We professional organizers have many secret tools and tips. And when our clients pay close attention and ask us questions, they obtain the magical key to unlock their clutter dilemma. But more often than not, amateur organizers often set out with the best of intentions. They see an idea in a magazine or the internet. They run to the store for organizing products … Read More

Creating a Homework Station That Gets Top Marks

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When was the last time your study station or workspace inspired you? For most people, the answer is, “Not recently.” Whether you’re setting up a spot for young scholars to study or prepping an area for your work-from-home days, you can kick inspiration into high gear with home office solutions that will get your creative juices flowing again. Window wonder … Read More

Since 2012, Broad Home-Equity Gains Across Minority and White Neighborhoods

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Minority Neighborhoods Had the Largest Percentage Gains in Home Equity But Starting with More Equity, White Neighborhoods Had the Largest Absolute-Dollar Gains Homeowners in white, minority and mixed-race neighborhoods posted substantial gains in home equity from 2012 to 2018. Minority neighborhoods started with the lowest levels of home equity but had the largest percentage gains. White neighborhoods had the lowest … Read More

#295: Using the Web to Land 8-12 Deals a Month with Melissa Johnson

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Are you interested in learning how to flip 8-12 houses a month at $30k a pop? Well, this episode may be just what you’ve been looking for! On today’s show, we interview Melissa Johnson—house flipper extraordinaire and owner of the company Lead Propeller, a service that provides websites to help motivated sellers find real estate investors. Melissa provides some incredible … Read More

How to Repair a Damaged Shingle

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Every homeowner will most likely need to replace their roof. It’s just a fact of life. Depending on the size of the roof and the roofing material, the replacement could cost several thousand dollars. But with some basic skills and routine roof maintenance, you can protect your roof and get the most for your money. Roofing types Most roofs in North America … Read More

#294: Meet Property Management Extraordinaire, RE Investor & Hotel Owner Jesse McCue

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Are you happy with the current state of your real estate business? If you’re like most people, the answer is no. On today’s show, we interview property management superstar Jesse McCue and dig deep into how he’s became Maine’s top property manager as well as a successful RE investor along the way. Jesse shares how he formed a partnership with … Read More

4 Tricks for Sneaking Storage Into Small Spaces

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Limited storage is often the lament of home dwellers everywhere, no matter how many square feet you’re working with. Whether it’s narrow closets or awkwardly sized cupboards, you’ve likely run into the dilemma of “What can I possibly store in this small space?” But those small spaces may not be so small after all – they may just need a … Read More