Investing in Tampa Florida Real Estate

If you’re interested in real estate investing, you’ve probably heard about the booming market in Tampa, Florida. Whether you’re a beginner or a seasoned real estate investor, you won’t want to miss out on the opportunities in this market. In 2016, Tampa ranked as one of the top 5 areas in the country to invest in real estate by BiggerPockets and investors experienced an average gross return of 17.62 percent on their properties.

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Metro Detroit Real Estate – A Gold Mine for Your Investment Dollars

Real estate investors often overlook the Metro Detroit area, and for years they’ve been missing out on one of the highest area for capital gains and returns in the United States. Many people still have a perception of the area as stricken by economic decline, but that is far from true today. In fact, the area has been home to great potential investments for years and has increasingly been attracting attention from international investors as one of the best places to buy property in the nation.

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Become a Layaway Angel this Christmas

Christmas is a time to get together with family and friends, to partake in parties, to exchange gifts and spend time with our loved ones. There is no singular true meaning of Christmas. While it does celebrate the birth of Jesus, it has a much larger meaning.

Christmas is a joyous time when people should think beyond their own wishes or desires. While perfectly normal and necessary to cater to one’s own needs, it is also important to do something for the greater good.

Caring for people, looking out for one another, being kind, compassionate and indulging in selfless deeds is what Christmas should be about. Each year, millions of people donate to various causes and do their bit, regardless of the scope of the impact or the financial value of the act. Last year, we did something different in our efforts to give back, by becoming layaway angels.

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Taking Advantage of Unique Real Estate Opportunities

For investors in large coastal cities like New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco and more, investing in property in their home city is out of the question. Prices are extremely high, even in the furthest suburbs and resident turnover tends to be large as well. However, a surprising solution has allowed many of these investors to make a profit from rental homes. The catch? They’re located thousands of miles away from where they live.

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Robert Syfert joins Real Estate Worldwide business coaching team

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Real Estate Worldwide (REWW) Names Robert Syfert a Business Coach For REWW Academy Program

In-depth training program offers specialized courses for people who are just entering the real estate market and seasoned professionals who want to buy and sell hundreds of properties per year.

Scottsdale, AZ, DATE — Real Estate Worldwide, a market leader in real estate education with offices in Scottsdale and La Jolla, California, is pleased to announce that Robert Syfert has been named a business coach for the REWW Academy Program.

“We are thrilled to have Robert Syfert join our Real Estate Worldwide business coaching team,” said Kent Clothier, CEO and President of REWW. “His experience is going to prove to be invaluable to our students around the country.”

Syfert lives in Tampa, FL, where he has spent more than a decade gaining expertise in the Real Estate Turnkey business, and Real Estate Wholesaling. He is President of Portfolio Property Management, and founder of USA Portfolio Real Estate, which offers Turnkey Real Estate opportunities to investors who want to avoid the pitfalls of real estate investing in today’s volatile market.

“In a short period of time, Robert’s portfolio has grown from 30 rental properties to more than 220 investment properties,” Clothier added. “He has also managed more than 400 rental units, and real estate investing is his full-time passion.”

Syfert worked as a loan officer in the early 2000s, then transitioned into investment banking from 2007 to 2014, managing portfolios valued at more than $2 million, and handling more than 300 estates. He founded USA Portfolio Real Estate as a way to provide Real Estate Turnkey services to investors throughout the country.

Syfert will coach and mentor investors who want to learn how to manage properties, raise capital and develop a long-term view of their business.

Anyone interested in learning more about coaching, should visit

Kent Clothier is President and CEO of Real Estate Worldwide (REWW), a multi-faceted real estate education company. REWW has offices located in Scottsdale, Arizona and La Jolla, California. REWW has become well known recently for its distribution of advanced real estate database software systems and advanced real estate investment training.

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Finding Satisfaction as a Real Estate Investor

When you’re starting a new career path, it can be tempting to focus only on your desired outcomes and feel dissatisfied with the work that you’ve already done. Many people quickly fall into the trap of constantly thinking about how to be better and do more, instead of maintaining an effective pace and valuing each step that you take. With real estate investing, I know that it can be so easy to think only about having an incredible portfolio and making a huge passive income, but that takes time and dedication. Here are some tips for enjoying the process and feeling satisfied and happy with your work.

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Beating Burnout: How to Overcome the Investor Career Blues

Beating Burnout: How to Overcome the Career Blues

Burnout is a common phenomenon in most industries, especially for highly dedicated and driven real estate investors. If you’ve put all of your energy and time into a project or a job, it often can wear on you, especially if you don’t see results right away. You may be tempted to quit, but don’t give up just yet. There are many coping strategies that you can use when you are feeling burnt out that can help you get back on track.

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Company Profile: Caitlyn Syfert

Our people and our culture are our greatest strengths, so we want to share with you more about the team behind USA Portfolio Real Estate.


Caitlyn is the manager of Portfolio Property Management, and an essential part of our team. Her main focus is ensuring that we offer amazing customer service through our property management. Caitlyn’s busy days involve communicating with tenants and owners, managing rental payments, coordinating maintenance services and much more. She also works with the rest of our team to deal with any problems that occur with tenants or investors. Our top-notch in-house property management service is what sets USA Portfolio apart from other real estate investment businesses, and we could not offer this incredible service without Caitlyn.

Prior to working at USA Portfolio, Caitlyn worked in medical billing for several years. This made for an easy and natural transition into property management. She has been with USA Portfolio from the beginning, and joined the team at the request of her brother, CEO Robert Syfert. She particularly enjoys working for USA Portfolio because it is a friendly, family-run business with a positive atmosphere. Outside of work, Caitlyn enjoys spending time with her family. She is a proud mom of two kids, as well as a dog and a cat, and they all keep her on her toes every day. She is also currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in accounting as well.

Company Profile: Meighan Fitzpatrick

Our people and our culture are our greatest strengths, so we want to share with you more about the team behind USA Portfolio Real Estate.

Meighan Fitzpatrick oversees the day-to-day operations for the Metro Detroit region here at USA Portfolio Real Estate. She joined the team after having worked with owner and founder Robert Syfert previously for two years, both in the property management field and also as his executive assistant.

Meighan’s main responsibility is working with investors, sellers, and tenants to ensure that they have an amazing experience with USA Portfolio.

She is extremely passionate about customer service and cares not only about finding great properties, but also about helping everyone involved find the best solution to their situation. Behind the scenes Meighan overseeing communication throughout the company, coordinating schedules, drafting important investment and property documents, and managing USA Portfolio’s operations team.

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Does Your Thinking Set You Up for Success or Failure?

Although everyone wants to achieve success in their lives, only some have the mindset to get there. Many people have a failure-oriented perspective that can be very destructive and detrimental to their progress, both professionally and personally. Success doesn’t happen as a result of passivity – you need to actively pursue it with a highly outcome-oriented approach.

If you take a look at some of the most successful people in any industry, you will notice that they aren’t easily distracted or bothered by the negativity around them. They don’t get sucked into unnecessary arguments or insignificant gossip. Instead, they are highly focused at all times. This focus is a skill that can take a long time to hone, but once you develop this ability, you will find that the road to your personal success seems unobstructed.

“The possession of anything begins in the mind.” – Bruce Lee

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