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I once read this old joke. I’ll paraphrase: An entrepreneur and his friend are walking down the street. The entrepreneur says, “Look, there’s a dollar lying on the ground!” To which his friend responds, “That’s impossible! If it were a REAL dollar, someone would have picked it up by now…” The entrepreneur’s wealth grew by…

Contributed by Ryan K. Bohl, CPA; Partner, Bohl and House Certified Public Accountants 1.     Greater control over your investment   When investing in real estate, you are in control of the investment.  You are able to choose who you want to rent to and can control your expenses through well written rental agreements.  You determine…

    “I was seldom able to see an opportunity, until it ceased to be one.” –Mark Twain 1. Supply Exceeds Demand There’s still a lot of product on the market, at least, more than there are buyers.  Things seem to be moving a bit more than they have in the last few years of…

Wouldn’t it be nice to own a real estate investment with no money out-of-pocket invested in it? How about if you made money to create that investment? You may think these kinds of deals don’t exist anymore due to stricter lending standards, but a little creativity can prove this incorrect. Use a Trade to Create…

SayUCan is featuring a beautifully remodeled home in Republic, Missouri (pictured below) that is eligible for a USDA loan.  What does this mean? This means you get a completely remodeled dream home in a perfect location with no money down and a great interest rate on a 30 year loan! 2,000 square feet, 3 bed,…

Ever watch the show Property Brothers on HGTV? Two brothers who are very experienced in the real estate market, one in construction and the other in development, find “fixer-upper” homes at a steep discount that match the needs/wants of home buyers.  They get these homes cheap and do the appropriate work to them to add…

In this buyer’s real estate market, many homeowners are having trouble selling their current house.  You want to move into a bigger home.  You can afford it.  You can qualify for the loan, but you can’t afford two house payments, so you have to sell your house first.  The market’s driven down prices and you…

On June 7, 2011 SayUCan.com sponsored a free basketball camp for the kids of Joplin hosted by Anthony Tolliver of the Minnesota Timberwolves. The camp was huge success with a turnout of just over 100 kids between the two sessions.  We would like to thank all those that gave selflessly what they could to make…

ESPN Magazine wrote an article about Anthony Tolliver’s off-court business ventures.  Highlighted in the article were details about SayUCan.com and Say You Can, LLC.  Also mentioned was Anthony’s partner and Developer, Kelly Byrne. Click the link below to read the entire article and find out more about Anthony Tolliver, Kelly Byrne, and the big thing’s…

SayUCan is working to help rebuild Joplin.  We’ve spent two days now volunteering and helping those affected by the storm clean debris from their yards.  We are currently in the process of receiving our license through the city of Joplin to build and remodel residential properties.  We have years of experience in remodeling disaster properties…

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