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About Than Merrill

Than is one of the foremost real estate investors in the country. Founder of CT Homes, LLC and, he is a nationally recognized expert in real estate investing, real estate education, entrepreneurship and marketing. A sought-after speaker, Than has shared the stage with speakers including former first lady Laura Bush, Tony Robbins, Sarah Palin, Donald Trump, and Robert Kiyosaki.

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Than's New Book coming April 21st

The Real Estate Wholesaling Bible: The Fastest, Easiest Way to Get Started in Real Estate Investing

Wholesaling is one of Than's favorite real estate investment strategies and is by far the quickest and easiest way to make a killing in the world of real estate investing. Think of it as the "day trading" of real estate, except it is far simpler and less risky. In fact, when you learn how to do it the right way, you won't take on any risk at all. The Real Estate Wholesaling Bible teaches you everything you need to know to profit from real estate wholesaling.

Stay tuned for free training and bonuses when the book launches!


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If you have considered financing your investment purchase, you may already be aware of the impact of closing costs. These costs are part of the process, but it is important to distinguish which costs are true closing costs and which are prepaid items. With closing costs you may have some wiggle room as to the […]