Property Management 101 and more — Q&A by Dana Dunford

Property Management 101 and more — Q&A by Dana Dunford

Welcome to another SVIC Q&A! This time featuring Dana Dunford, CEO of Hemlane, an affordable, top-rated property management solution for your long-term rentals. Dana was named one of the top 20 women leaders and influencers in commercial real estate tech. For more details about Hemlane, and our exclusive property management discount, check out our SVIC […]

Top 3 Budgeting Apps of 2022

how do track your expenses

How do you track your expenses? Via spreadsheet? Your good old notebook? Or an app? What’s a must-have budgeting app you swear by? We asked our folks at SVIC Facebook Group and here’s what they say:   Mint Apple Store | Google Play “I’ve been using Mint since 2009. It’s free and super easy to […]

Real Estate Tax Questions – Answered by Amanda Han

Your Burning Tax Questions

This article is a Q&A featuring our SVIC Expert Amanda Han, Tax Director at Keystone CPA, Inc. She is a tax strategist, real estate investor, and one of the authors of the highly rated book, Tax Strategies for the Savvy Real Estate Investor. Check out her investment courses partnered with SVIC: Jumpstart Your Tax Savings […]

Zero to IPO by Frederic Kerrest: Always Measure the Stakes

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Zero to IPO by Frederic Kerrest The following is an excerpt from Frederic Kerrest’s newest book Zero to IPO: Over $1 Trillion of Actionable Advice from the World’s Most Successful Entrepreneurs. Fred cofounded Okta, a publicly traded software company now valued at over $40 billion. In Zero to IPO, he has collected a trove of nitty-gritty […]

A Landlord’s Nightmare Tenant Story: Learn How You Can Protect Yourself

nighmare tenant

Here’s my worst tenant horror story and how you can mitigate this risk. For many, the thought of buying a rental property is daunting. The most common reason I hear is the fear of having a nightmare tenant. So let’s start there. I’ve dedicated this post to sharing my worst tenant story, the lessons I […]

Zero to IPO by Frederic Kerrest: The First Five Customers of A Startup

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Zero to IPO by Frederic Kerrest The following is an excerpt from Frederic Kerrest’s newest book Zero to IPO: Over $1 Trillion of Actionable Advice from the World’s Most Successful Entrepreneurs. Fred cofounded Okta, a publicly traded software company now valued at over $40 billion. In Zero to IPO, he has collected a trove of nitty-gritty […]

Zero to IPO by Frederic Kerrest: 5 Key Tips For Bootstrapping

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Zero to IPO by Frederic Kerrest The following is an excerpt from Frederic Kerrest’s newest book Zero to IPO: Over $1 Trillion of Actionable Advice from the World’s Most Successful Entrepreneurs. Fred cofounded Okta, a publicly traded software company now valued at over $40 billion. In Zero to IPO, he has collected a trove of nitty-gritty […]

What Is A 1031 Exchange?

What We Learned About 1031 Exchanges

Information presented here is what we learned, not advice on what you should do. It is presented only for self-education. This is not expert advice. This is not legal advice. I am not a lawyer. I am not an accountant. I am a licensed real estate agent in California, but I am not your agent. […]

Zero to IPO by Frederic Kerrest: What Makes A Product Successful?

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Zero to IPO by Frederic Kerrest The following is an excerpt from Frederic Kerrest’s newest book Zero to IPO: Over $1 Trillion of Actionable Advice from the World’s Most Successful Entrepreneurs. Fred cofounded Okta, a publicly traded software company now valued at over $40 billion. In Zero to IPO, he has collected a trove of nitty-gritty […]