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Flight to Safety and Our Buying Moment

Flight to Safety and Our Buying Moment

The current crisis is seeing what’s called a “flight to safety.” That means the big money gets pulled back into places perceived to be safer havens…like the U.S. dollar. As a result, we have a buying moment in places on an uptrend with potentially bright futures. In places like Brazil and Colombia we can buy Read more...: Flight to Safety and Our Buying Moment

A Feast of Bargain Italian Homes for Under $100K

A Feast of Bargain Italian Homes for Under $100K

If you were one of the Real Estate Trend Alert members who got in on our Santamar opportunity yesterday, congratulations! Allow me be to the first to welcome you to the neighborhood. As you know, along with the first wave of buyers, I bought last October. It was an opportunity I just couldn’t pass up. Read more...: A Feast of Bargain Italian Homes for Under $100K

This Akumal Deal Locks in Serious Profit…From Day One

This Akumal Deal Locks in Serious Profit…From Day One

A common saying among real estate investors is “You make your money when you buy, not when you sell.” This doesn’t mean that you won’t see a nice chunk of cash when you sell. That, of course, is the end goal. But the point is, if you buy into the right deal at the very Read more...: This Akumal Deal Locks in Serious Profit…From Day One

How to Not Just Survive…But Prosper

How to Not Just Survive…But Prosper

At the beginning of a crisis, most ordinary people are looking for their way out. They take a hit, sell what they can, then hunker down and try to limit the damage. The smart investor, however, is looking for the opportunity. And as a Roving Real Estate Investor reader, I assume opportunity is what you’re Read more...: How to Not Just Survive…But Prosper

More Crisis Deals are Coming…

More Crisis Deals are Coming…

Our list of crisis deals continues to grow… First it was Panama, then Mexico’s Riviera Maya, and now Uruguay’s stunning Atlantic coast. This week, I was telling you about a killer crisis opportunity available only to RETA members. An opportunity to lock down ocean-view lots, in a best-in-class community, close to fabulous Atlantic beaches, and Read more...: More Crisis Deals are Coming…