The Software that Tells the Whole Truth about All Things Financial

Real Estate Analysis

Why You Shouldn’t Retire, You Should Retool (John & Jane Jones Pt. 8 of 9)

Why You Shouldn’t Retire, You Should Retool (John & Jane Jones Pt. 8 of 9)
“I am ready to retire,”  John was quick to state at the beginning of our annual meeting. There were several things I wanted to talk to John and Jane Jones about this year since they would be soon turning 60.  But when I heard John say this, my plans for the meeting took a back seat. “Are you serious?”  I asked John.  “Do you think you are re… Continue Reading

How to Calculate Rate of Return On A Real Estate Investment (John & Jane Jones Pt. 6 of 9)

How to Calculate Rate of Return On A Real Estate Investment (John & Jane Jones Pt. 6 of 9)
“Hello, this is John Jones.  I know we have called a number of times with ‘opportunities’ but this time I think we really have one,” John said excitedly as I answered the telephone early Monday morning before my first appointment. “That is good news,” I said.  “Do you want to tell me about it over the telephone or come in fo… Continue Reading

15-Year vs 30-Year Mortgage: Which is Better? (John & Jane Jones Pt. 4 of 9)

15-Year vs 30-Year Mortgage: Which is Better? (John & Jane Jones Pt. 4 of 9)
“I am so glad you two were willing to come back so soon after our third meeting,” I greeted John and Jane as they came into the office.  “There are a number of things I want to discuss with you, but before I do, do you have any questions?” “As a matter of fact, we do have something we wanted to talk to you about.  Since our meeting last week, Jan… Continue Reading

How do I tell if my Real Estate deal is a “good one”?

You’ve got to learn how to analyze the ROI of a real estate deal! Inside www.truthconcepts.com software is a one page Real Estate Analysis Calculator that enables you to put in simple information and get a ROR on your invested dollars. It does require you to set a time frame and you’ll want to know some detail. So let’s look at a $200,000 deal that we actually bo… Continue Reading