Cyril Parkinson

Retire Early with Parkinson’s Law

    “Work expands so as to fill the time available for its completion”     A dude named Cyril Parkinson wrote this phrase in the opening sentence of an essay published in 1955. (Original article here)   From what I gather, Parkinson was basically making fun of the government for wasting time and money. Read more about Retire Early with Parkinson’s Law[…]

4 x Fourplexes (Part 2): Investment Timeline and Numbers

  4 x 4’s… Part 2: Investment Timeline and Numbers   Finding The Deal: Probably the coolest part of this whole story is that this Fourplex package was found and purchased off-market. Meaning, nothing was listed for sale publicly on the MLS, and I was the only investor who knew about it. No competition, no Read more about 4 x Fourplexes (Part 2): Investment Timeline and Numbers[…]

4 fourplexes

How I Bought 4 x Fourplexes in 12 Months – (Part 1)

How I Bought 4 x Fourplexes in 12 Months – (Part 1)   In the last 12 months my brother and I purchased 4 x 4-unit rental properties in a small town in Texas. These were all off market properties (not listed publicly for sale on the MLS), all purchased from the same owner, all Read more about How I Bought 4 x Fourplexes in 12 Months – (Part 1)[…]

First Investment Property

My First Investment Property, Age 18

15 Years Ago…   I was 18 years old and barely out of high school when I bought my first investment property. Actually, I should really say “stumbled upon” my first investment property. It was a family deal, driven mostly by my parents. Now before you go thinking that I was born with a silver Read more about My First Investment Property, Age 18[…]