1. Raise-Capital

    Raising Capital – Things To Consider

    Every new startup business faces the dilemma of raising capital. Should you ask friends and family, do you use crowdfunding, seek out VCs, debt capital, equity capital or some converted option. There are pros and cons to each of the available options. Some options will require a rigorous process whi…Read More

  2. property-management-software

    Duct Tape Solution? Try PropertyZar

    We’ve all done it. Grabbed our roll of duct tape to fix a household item or hold together our lawnmower, bicycle, hanging car part or even our chatterbox kids (maybe not the kids). When we run across a problem, we try to find a work around to resolve it. Deep down we all know that the duct tape so…Read More

  3. property-maintenance-software

    How PropertyZar Compares To Appfolio, Buildium And Others

    Evaluating the right property management software can sometimes seem overwhelming. With so many options, how do you decide? The BIG Picture – It is important that you consider your business strategy when searching for a property management software. Whether you inherited a few rental properties, a…Read More

  4. Is FREE Really FREE – The Hidden Facts

    So, you’ve found a great software package to help you manage your rental properties and best of all….it’s FREE! But is it really? Can any software vendor truly afford to give away their product? Let me tell you a secret, shhh – don’t tell anyone, businesses are in business to stay in busin…Read More

  5. Commercial Leases – Identifying Your Asset(s)

    After the acquisition of our medical software company, we opened 2self-serve yogurt stores along with a few business partners. The first was located in Pigeon Forge and the other in Athens, Tennessee. The Athens store was chosen because there was a good-sized family restaurant which served as an anc…Read More

  6. Love Your Stuff? Get Lemonade

    You’ve seen the lines at the Apple Store; hundreds of anxious consumers waiting their turn to buy the latest iPhone. Maybe you’re even one of them? After choosing the right model and color, you opt for the insurance which protects your phone from accidental damage, just in case it drops in the p…Read More

  7. Know Your Tenants – Proper Background Checks

    Buying an income property is a great way to diversify your investment portfolio. Adding a real estate component to your portfolio allows you to take advantage of market growth while providing an income stream. Finding and keeping good tenants is the most important aspect of managing a rental propert…Read More