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Author Archives: Nathan S. Collier

Real Estate Investing: Nuts and Bolts of Capital Expenditures

Happy New Year Mr. Collier, Here is a question I’ve been pondering, would you mind answering it? Thank you so much for your time! What amount is wise to have in reserve per unit when acquiring an apartment community? Depends on if there are any deferred maintenance or capital needs. Lender required Replacement Reserves typically […]

Happy Just Because

Novel Idea: You don’t NEED a REASON to be happy, you can choose to be “Happy Just Because”… you WANT to be happy. Yeah, I know, crazy idea. And in our Heart of Hearts, we all know its true… BUT we don’t do it that often, do we? Yeah, I know: “deadlines and commitments”* plus […]

Do You Have the Courage to Ask These Questions?

Question #1: “On a scale of 1 to 10, how is our relationship?” Question #2: “What would it take to make it a 10?” Sometimes it takes courage to ask for feedback. First, we potentially open ourselves up to criticism but then we also possibly commit ourselves to changing! Both require a stout heart and […]

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