Jeff Smith

About Jeff Smith

I am a Local Real Estate Investor here in the Lubbock Texas area. I have been Investing in Real Estate since 2009. I am also the former President of the Lubbock Real Estate Investors Association. Check out more info at our website www.lubbockreia.com I Buy Houses that need to be repaired, remodeled or even completely rehabbed. I also Buy Mortgage Notes from banks, hedge funds and from individuals. If you have a House or a Note and Need to Sell Quick Please call me at 806-589-2444

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Private Lenders For Personal Loan In Lubbock – How To Get Cash

If life were predictable, we’d always have as much money as we need. But life isn’t predictable, so once in a while we need a personal loan to help cover a shortfall or to consolidate some high interest expenses. Since this isn’t something that people do very often, we don’t always know how to find […]

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Private Lenders For Home Loans In Lubbock – Significant Factors You Should Know

Not all financial institutions are created equal. Each one has different criteria to determine whether or not they will lend to a borrow, how much they will lend, and at what interest rate. Not everyone can get a mortgage through a traditional financial institution; however, this doesn’t mean that your dream of owning a home […]

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Private Lenders For Bad Credit In Lubbock – How To Find One

Are you tired of having bad credit? Does bad credit hold you back? Bad credit is bad enough but when you need to borrow money, having bad credit becomes even more difficult. Banks and financial institutions may not lend to you because of your bad credit, even though you need the money. Lenders normally avoid […]

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How to find good investment property in Lubbock

Lots of investors are looking to get started, and as active real estate experts in , we get asked to share our secrets quite a bit. Fortunately, we love to share 🙂 One of the biggest questions we get from local investors is ” How to find good investment property in ?” With the flood of foreclosure […]

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Real estate investing Resources in Lubbock

So you wanna get started investing in and you’re checking things out, eh? Good for you. Always do your homework and you won’t get schooled. Here’s some great tools that we’ve found and we use from time to time and great real estate investing resources in for investors here locally to tap into for quick […]

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How to find foreclosures in Lubbock Texas

There’s a lot of competition to find great deals on local foreclosure properties. Finding them is only one part of the process – you also need to know how to capture them. Here are a few secrets from the pros that we’ve used with great success on how to find great foreclosure deals in . 1. Comb […]

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How to bid on a short sale property

Short sale properties can be a great source of income for investors, and a great deal for home buyers. It’s important to keep in mind that a short sale is one where the bank has approved a loss on a current loan. They’re losing money, so they want to unload. Generally the current owner is in a rough […]

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Foreclosure property listings in Lubbock – what’s real and what’s not?

There’s a ton of information on finding foreclosures in , and lots of services that will charge you for access to their data. In fact, we have our own foreclosure property listings in right here. Join our Foreclosure Property Alert List here >> But… How do you tell the difference between credible information and useless marketing gimmicks […]

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How to Use Your IRA to Buy Real Estate in Lubbock – Part 2

We wrote a recent article about putting local investment property into your self directed IRA… if you haven’t checked that one out… head over here. In this article we’ll walk through some more things to look out for and how to use your IRA to buy real estate in . So lets dive in! Putting […]

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Investment Property Tax Deductions List for Lubbock

Uncle Sam gives, and Uncle Sam takes away. But in the case of buying local investment properties… you can earn investment property tax deductions for your properties. For real estate investors, the United States provides the opportunity to earn a living purchasing investment properties… and holding those properties as investments, and of course the income from […]

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Self Directed IRA For Real Estate – What Are the Rules in Lubbock?

We get asked questions all of the time from savvy investors who we work with here at . Most of the questions surround buying investment properties in … which we of course know a lot about. But one part of buying an investment property / rental property is how are you going to pay for […]

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Tips on Buying Lubbock Real Estate with your IRA

While most people understand that real estate is an investment, many people are taking advantage of the qualified retirement accounts to purchase real estate as an appreciating or revenue-generating instrument like IRAs. It’s really important to understand the tax implications, legal ramifications, and various other intricacies of purchasing real estate within your IRA. So, lets dive into some […]

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Trust deed investments in Lubbock – what to look for and what to avoid

Trust deed investments in can be a fantastic way to earn solid returns and diversify. In fact, trust deed investments are one of the methods that the wealthy use to make much bigger returns on their investments than anything you can get on the open market. In a nutshell, a trust deed investment is a private loan that’s […]

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How to Evaluate A Real Estate Investment Deal in Lubbock (resources)

We talk with lots of people looking to buy real estate investment properties in and surrounding areas.  Some of them know what they’re doing… and some of them are still in the learning process. But, since our entire business is finding great deals… and often passing those deals onto real estate investors like you at […]

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Why Warren Buffet Says To Buy Single Family Investment Properties Right Now

I found a video recently of the worlds most successful investor… Warren Buffet… talking about why right now buying single family homes and renting them out is one of the smartest things you can do. Check out the quick video of Warren below: (click the video to play) If you’re at all thinking about buying […]

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