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Financial Freedom Through Real Estate Investing


How to Be a Connector with Alex Pardo - Episode 473
May 23 • 20 min
Being successful as a real estate investor is often a matter of making the right connections. Building relationships in the industry can help you find access to resources, learn more about others’ expertise, and more importantly, allow you to bring value…
How to Choose an IRA Custodian - Episode 472
May 22 • 11 min
A self-directed IRA is a powerful way to build wealth. However, this type of retirement account is heavily regulated by the IRS, so it’s important to work with a qualified custodian. Choosing an IRA custodian comes down to your financial goals and the…
Steve Jobs’ Secret to Success - Episode 471
May 20 • 9 min
Steve Jobs is quoted as saying, “I’m convinced that about half of what separates the successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful ones is pure perseverance.” On this Mindset Monday, I want to share how this principle applies to real estate investing…
One Rental at a Time with Michael Zuber - Episode 470
May 16 • 27 min
Do you want to create wealth via real estate investing, but you’re just too busy? If so, today’s show is for you. We’re going to discuss how you can build your real estate portfolio one rental at a time, with as little as 20 minutes per day. On this…
Why Financial Advisors Won’t Talk About Self-Directed IRAs - Episode 469
May 15 • 14 min
The self-directed IRA is one of the most powerful wealth building tools available. Since this account can help you build exponential wealth, one would assume that financial advisors would recommend a self-directed IRA to all of their clients. But sadly,…
This Could Change Your Life: Upstream vs. Downstream - Episode 468
May 13 • 8 min
When you think about life as a current, we tend to praise those who swim against the stream. We tend to think of the innovators and explorers as those who charted new territory and made an impact. But on today’s show, I implore you to think of this…
You Can’t Do It Alone. How to Build a Team with Alex Pardo - Episode 467
May 9 • 28 min
One surefire way to fail as a real estate investor is to try to do it alone. Finding success entails surrounding yourself with individuals who can help your business run smoothly and effectively. Especially if you want your real estate business to be…
Should You Hire a Property Management Team? - Episode 466
May 8 • 12 min
When you purchase your first rental property, there are many decisions you’ll need to make. But there is one decision that can entirely dictate your experience in real estate investing: should you manage your property yourself, or hire an experienced…
Your Intentions WILL Change Your Future - Episode 465
May 6 • 8 min
In every moment, you are creating your future with your thoughts and intentions. And when it comes to building wealth, mindset is a huge piece of the puzzle. Creating financial freedom begins with changing your intentions. On this episode of Investing in…
Should You Manage Your Own Rental Properties? with Dave Spooner - Episode 464
May 2 • 19 min
If you’ve decided to self-manage your rental properties, it’s important that you have the right tools and systems in place to make your job easier. From collecting rent to approving maintenance requests, there are many facets to thorough and effective…
5 Must-Have Apps for Real Estate Investors - Episode 463
May 1 • 15 min
You asked, we delivered! In this video, we’re sharing 5 apps we can’t live without! Many of you know, I love all things tech, and Natali loves all things organization. So naturally, apps help us simplify our real estate business. On this episode of…
Don’t Sit on the Fence - Episode 462
Apr 29 • 8 min
If you’re facing a big decision, today I want you to fully commit to your choice. It’s time to stop sitting on the fence, become committed, and take action. Sitting on the fence has never assisted anyone in creating change. On this episode of Investing in…
The New Trend is Build to Rent Housing with Bruce McNeilage
Apr 25 • 22 min
As we’ve discussed on the show before, there is a shortage of homes available in the housing market. Because of this, many investors are shifting their strategy and focusing on building rental communities from the ground up. Bruce McNeilage is the…
Questions to Ask a Mortgage Lender: 14 Tips - Episode 460
Apr 24 • 22 min
If you’re planning to grow your real estate portfolio, you’ll need to learn how to effectively communicate with lenders. When you’re shopping for a loan, you want to make sure you can get the most favorable terms possible. And when you’re shopping for an…
How to Avoid Bad Financial Advice - Episode 459
Apr 22 • 12 min
Where do you get your advice about building wealth? Financial advice can be valuable, but it’s important to make sure it’s coming from a knowledgeable and trusted source. On today’s episode of Investing in Real Estate, I’m sharing the truth about…
How to Make $10,000 a Month in Passive Income with Anton Ivanov - Episode 458
Apr 18 • 28 min
If you’re aiming to create financial freedom through real estate investing, it’s important to remember this truth: all successful investors started with just one property. Building a large portfolio can take a lot of time and energy, and that’s why it’s…
How to Find Cheap Houses to Buy - Episode 457
Apr 17 • 22 min
The key to making a great return in real estate is to buy cheap, off-market properties. The problem with this is that most new investors don’t know where to begin. Finding cheap properties typically involves a great deal of patience and the ability to be…
Here’s What Causes Confusion - Episode 456
Apr 15 • 9 min
In the age of information, it’s easy to become overwhelmed with multiple goals and different paths to achieve them. This information overload can hinder many of us from taking action. Consuming endless information leaves no time to actually accomplish…
How to Invest in Assisted Living Facilities with Gene Guarino - Episode 455
Apr 11 • 27 min
The reason why being a real estate investor is such a sustainable business is that people will always need a place to live. One demographic of tenants you might not have considered is seniors. Investing in assisted living facilities can be a great way to…
Should You Refinance Your Mortgage? - Episode 454
Apr 10 • 16 min
With mortgage rates dropping, many homeowners are left wondering if they should refinance their homes. Like many finance decisions, this can vary based on your personal situation. On today’s show, we’re here to help you determine if you should refinance…
The Color of Your Thoughts - Episode 453
Apr 8 • 9 min
Creating financial freedom can be a mental game. Many people let themselves become defined by their struggles, and are held back by their mind. Being focused on negativity leads only to negative outcomes. On this episode of Investing in Real Estate…
You’d Better Expect Problems Along the Way with Ken McElroy - Episode 452
Apr 4 • 23 min
If you expect your real estate venture to be without difficulties, you will eventually encounter a rude awakening. Like any other business, sometimes things don’t go as planned. Especially as you grow your portfolio, it’s likely that you’ll have a bad…
Real Estate Wire Fraud - Episode 451
Apr 3 • 13 min
One integral piece of the closing process is a wire transfer. Unfortunately, in the real estate sector, wire fraud is becoming more and more prevalent. On today’s show, we’re walking you through specific steps you can take to protect yourself from wire…
There Is Always a Way - Episode 450
Apr 1 • 6 min
Obstacles will always be present—in life, and in real estate investing. But the good news is, there is also always a solution. Even better, if you’re willing to be optimistic, difficult situations typically present an opportunity to learn and improve. On…
When Is the Right Time to Buy Real Estate? with Janine Yorio - Episode 449
Mar 28 • 25 min
Attempting to time the market is tricky. Even experts get it wrong on a regular basis. That’s why leveraging data can help you make better investing decisions. Janine Yorio is the CEO and founder of Compound, New York City-based real estate investment…
How to Track Rental Property Expenses for Free - Episode 448
Mar 27 • 14 min
Have you ever wondered about the best method to track your rental property expenses? There are many different softwares on the market that you can pay a monthly subscription for, but if you’re just starting out, there’s a better way to do it FOR FREE! On…
Stop Expecting Perfection - Episode 447
Mar 25 • 5 min
This might be hard to swallow: you’ll never be 100% prepared. Perfection is a myth. Real estate investing is not perfect, and life certainly is not perfect. But unfortunately, perfection is a crutch that stops many people from finding success. On today’s…
How to Invest in Opportunity Zones with Eddie Lorin - Episode 446
Mar 21 • 29 min
An Opportunity Zone is a community development program established by Congress in 2017 that allows investors to take advantage of tax breaks while investing in economically-distressed neighborhoods across the US. Since this is a relatively new investment…
How to Lower Your Property Taxes - Episode 445
Mar 20 • 19 min
Property taxes can be a big expense for real estate investors. Property tax rates can vary by state, but it’s important for landlords to ensure that they are being charged a fair value on their tax bill. On today’s episode of Investing in Real Estate,…
Don’t Be Defined By Your Career - Episode 444
Mar 18 • 4 min
When you meet someone new, one of the first things they seem to ask is, “What do you do?” Despite the fact that our culture seems to place a lot of value on a person’s career, basing your self-worth on your job title is a risky move. On today’s episode of…
How to Pay No Taxes with Real Estate Investing with Tom Wheelwright - Episode 443
Mar 14 • 35 min
The 2018 tax code brought about sweeping changes to the real estate investing industry. From a 20% deduction to bonus depreciation, this tax law offers many incredible advantages to real estate investors. If there’s one person who knows and understands…
How to Get Started Investing with $30,000 - Episode 442
Mar 13 • 14 min
How can you get started investing if you’ve got a good chunk of savings, but not quite enough to purchase an investment property? That’s our topic for today’s show, and to be honest, that’s how we started our investing careers! On this episode of…
Not Enough Houses Available! Oh No! - Episode 441
Mar 11 • 11 min
Due to a low supply of inventory, many big investors are shifting their strategy, and beginning to build rental communities. Because it’s becoming increasingly harder to find single-family homes to rent, these large companies are instead buying land and…
How to Get Started in Real Estate Investing When You Know Nothing with Ali Boone - Episode 440
Mar 7 • 28 min
Getting your start in real estate can be overwhelming. There is a ton of information out there, but many times new investors don’t know where to begin. Today’s guest, Ali Boone, left behind her 9-5 as an Aerospace Engineering career to become a real…
How to Buy a Car in Your LLC - Episode 439
Mar 6 • 17 min
You probably already know the importance of making business purchases in order to lower your overall tax burden. But sometimes, it can be difficult to determine what kinds of purchases can serve as legitimate business expenses. Recently, one of our…
Why I Disagree with Grant Cardone and Buy Single Family Homes - Episode 438
Mar 4 • 12 min
What’s a better real estate strategy: single family homes or multi-family homes? This is the great debate in the real estate world. Many experts have strong opinions about which strategy is better, and today we’re going to explore my personal thought…
How to Buy 100 Houses in 3 Years with Zach Beach - Episode 437
Feb 28 • 24 min
One incredible method to get involved with real estate is to buy properties on terms. There are multiple ways to do this, and it can be a great way to purchase affordable properties. Today’s guest has purchased 100 homes in less than three years via this…
How to 1099 a Contractor - Episode 436
Feb 27 • 15 min
Part of being a successful real estate investor is doing your due diligence year-round in order to make tax time easier. Most likely, your business will have employed multiple contractors throughout the year. The IRS requires that you 1099 any person or…
Are Real Estate Agents About to Go Extinct? - Episode 435
Feb 25 • 8 min
Decades ago, real estate agents had access to exclusive data and statistics that were not readily available to the average homebuyer. As new technology emerges and the real estate market continues to shift, real estate agents are worried abut the security…
How to Get Your Spouse on Board Your Real Estate Investing Journey - Episode 434
Feb 21 • 31 min
So you’re ready to take the plunge and purchase your first rental property, but your spouse isn’t so sure? I’ve been there. You’re not alone. We hear from investors facing this same predicament all the time! Chances are, there’s a more financially…
Real Estate Investing for Beginners: How to Not Freak Out When Things Go Bad
Feb 20 • 15 min
Just like any other business model, sometimes in real estate investing, things go wrong. From soured business partnerships to unexpected repairs, it’s inevitable that you will hit a few roadblocks throughout your investing career. On this episode of…
How to Invest When You Have Zero Motivation - Episode 432
Feb 18 • 13 min
Do you love the idea of getting started in real estate investing, but simply lack the motivation? It’s easy to come up with excuses, but if you’re serious about creating financial freedom, you’ll have to leave procrastination behind and get motivated. On…
The Ultimate Guide to Self-Directed IRAs - Episode 431
Feb 14 • 51 min
If you want to take control of your retirement accounts, a self-directed IRA could be a great option for you. A self-directed account allows you choose what types of investments you think will perform best, instead of letting your custodian choose for…
I Quit My 6-Figure Job After I Learned This Lesson About Money - Episode 430
Feb 13 • 12 min
In 2018, I left a six-figure career behind by replacing it with passive income. This was a very intentional decision. Specifically, this decision occurred after I learned a very powerful lesson about money. On today’s show, I’m sharing how I changed my…
ROI Calculations: Dirty Little Secrets - Episode 429
Feb 11 • 9 min
Return on investment, commonly referred to as ROI, is the single most important metric to consider when purchasing real estate investments. If you’ve ever been confused or intimidated by calculating ROI, today’s show is for you! On this episode of…
The Ultimate Guide to Wholesaling Houses with Tom Krol - Part 2 - Episode 428
Feb 7 • 25 min
Wholesaling is a powerful way for real estate investors to get started, but it can be overwhelming if you don’t know what you’re doing. On today’s episode of Investing in Real Estate, Tom Krol is back to share more details about finding success in the…
Introducing the Financial Freedom Academy - Episode 427
Feb 6 • 9 min
If you’ve followed our story, you know that our journey to financial freedom took a lot of time and resources. Now that we’ve paved the way, we decided to package everything we’ve learned into a simple, step-by-step course to help you expedite the process…
5 Powerful Benefits of a 1031 Exchange - Episode 426
Feb 4 • 10 min
A 1031 exchange is a powerful tax-deferral tool that allows an individual or business to save capital gains after the sale of an asset. This program allows real estate investors to sell a rental property, and then reinvest the funds in another property.…
Buying My First Rental Property [Case Study] Episode 425
Jan 31 • 18 min
If you’ve ever wondered what it would be like to buy your very first turnkey rental property, today’s show is for you! On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, we’re bringing you a case study episode with new investor, Dan! Dan is a therapist based…
Section 8 Tenants: Good or Bad? - Episode 424
Jan 30 • 16 min
Section 8 is a government program that helps low income tenants with their housing costs. As a landlord, renting under Section 8 has its pros and cons. However, there are many misconceptions out there about the process, and what these tenants are actually…
What Wall Street Doesn’t Want You to Know About Investing - Episode 423
Jan 28 • 9 min
If you’ve been listening to this show for a while, you know that I often challenge traditional financial advice. From the 401k to saving for retirement, there are many widely-held beliefs that are simply not helpful when it comes to building wealth. On…
House Hacking Military Style with Michael Foster - Episode 422
Jan 24 • 28 min
Serving in the military often provides an incredible opportunity to begin building wealth via real estate. Because the government supplies many housing benefits for its members, house hacking is an efficient way to begin building a portfolio of rental…
How to Pay Off Your Mortgage in 5 to 7 Years: The Ultimate Guide - Episode 421
Jan 23 • 25 min
For most Americans, our biggest expense is our monthly mortgage payment. On our family’s journey toward financial freedom, we dreamed about what our life would be like if we could eliminate that dreaded expense. We discovered and then implemented a…
How to Achieve Anything You Want - Episode 420
Jan 21 • 11 min
If you have a goal that you want to achieve, but you haven’t figured out quite how to make it happen yet, today’s show is for you. Reaching your goals is as simple as putting an action plan together, and then sticking to it. On this episode of Investing…
The Ultimate Guide to Wholesaling Houses with Tom Krol - Part 1 - Episode 419
Jan 17 • 56 min
Wholesaling houses is the foundation of all real estate investing. If you’re interested in turning a quick profit in order to build wealth or expand your portfolio, wholesaling might be the right strategy for you. On today’s show, we’re going back to…
What Is Section 8 Housing? - Episode 418
Jan 16 • 9 min
The Housing Choice Voucher Program, often referred to as Section 8, allows tenants to apply for housing assistance through the government. As a landlord, you’ll want to consider whether or not renting to Section 8 tenants is right for you. On this episode…
How to Read More Business Books: 5 Tips - Episode 417
Jan 14 • 10 min
One key habit that all successful people share is the practice of reading on a regular basis. This isn’t hyperbole—people like Bill Gates, Oprah Winfrey, and Warren Buffet have all credited their daily reading routine as part of their success. On today’s…
0% Interest Real Estate Investing with Mike Banks and Ari Page - Episode 416
Jan 10 • 57 min
Using a debt service can be a fantastic way to build your real estate portfolio. However, it can involve running a lot of numbers. When you’re taking on financing, you really have to consider your interest rate, and how it will impact your cash flow.…
Financially Free or Debt Free? - Episode 415
Jan 9 • 15 min
In the financial realm, there’s often talk about the power of being debt free. However, we like to focus on financial freedom instead. Debt is not inherently evil—in fact, it can serve many purposes. On today’s show, Natali and I are sitting down to…
8 Habits of Successful Investors - Episode 414
Jan 7 • 14 min
Successful investors did not build their wealth by chance. Success is the byproduct of meticulous planning, discipline, and important mindset shifts. And if you want to build passive income, you’ll want to replicate these habits. On this episode of…
3 of the Biggest Mistakes New Investors Make with Ryan Wright - Episode 413
Jan 3 • 24 min
There are a few common mistakes that most real estate investors make when they embark on their investing journey. But just because these mistakes are common, doesn’t mean they’re inevitable. On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, you’re going to…
Short-Term Vacation Rentals? - Episode 412
Jan 2 • 19 min
Lately we’ve had an influx of questions about short-term rentals like Airbnb, VRBO, and HomeAway. This idea is attractive for many people, because there’s certainly the potential to make a lot of income in a short period of time. And since Natali and I…
How to Make Passive Income in 2019 - Episode 411
Dec 31, 2018 • 7 min
If you’re ready to start creating a passive income in 2019, there are a few things you need to know. Whether you’re purchasing cash flowing rental properties, or pursuing other avenues, you’ll need to plan ahead to make sure that your passive income can…
How to Become the #1 Real Estate Agent in the World with Pat Hiban - Episode 410
Dec 27, 2018 • 22 min
There are many different entry points into the world of being a real estate investor, but today’s guest has a particularly unique and prestigious story. Pat Hiban earned the notable title of the Number One Real Estate Agent in the World. He is also a…
How to Calculate Closing Costs - Episode 409
Dec 26, 2018 • 12 min
Recently on the show, we discussed the basic fundamentals of closing costs. As you now know, closing costs can vary based on many factors, including location, debt service, and other variables. However, it’s important to know what you’re getting into…
Should You Buy Real Estate in 2019? - Episode 408
Dec 24, 2018 • 10 min
One of the most common questions we hear is, “Is now a good time to buy real estate?” Especially as we head into the new year and you set your resolutions, it’s important that you consider whether or not it’s a favorable time to buy. On this episode of…
Leverage for Rental Properties with David Orloff - Episode 407
Dec 20, 2018 • 23 min
When it comes to lending for real estate investing, a lot has changed in recent years. We’ve seen huge changes in legislation after the 2008 housing crash, and this year interest rates increased on a consistent basis. Today’s guest, David Orloff, is the…
End of Year Tax Planning - Episode 406
Dec 19, 2018 • 16 min
As we approach the new year, it’s important to be looking ahead to tax season. You probably already know that there are enormous tax benefits in owning residential real estate. But smart investors know that in order to maximize your tax benefits, you need…
Rough Week for Fake Real Estate Investors - Episode 405
Dec 17, 2018 • 10 min
As always, we do our best to keep an eye on the economy, the real estate market, and the implications for real estate investors. This past week, real estate investment trusts declined by 3%. On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, we’re diving into…
Crowdfunding Real Estate with Mark Roderick - Episode 404
Dec 13, 2018 • 30 min
Often in real estate investing, the million dollar question is, “where do I find capital?” And unless you’ve been in the game for a long time, you might not know that the internet actually revolutionized the capital formation industry. Crowdfunding real…
What Are Closing Costs? - Episode 403
Dec 12, 2018 • 13 min
Whether you’re buying your first or 100th rental property, you’ll need to consider the expense of closing costs. On today’s show, we’re getting back to basics to talk about the fundamentals of closing costs! You’ll learn about how closing costs can differ…
Why Doesn’t That Tenant Just Buy the House? - Episode 402
Dec 10, 2018 • 12 min
Since our rental properties tend to be relatively cheap homes, we often get asked why a tenant would rent instead of simply purchasing the home. And although it might sound like a simple question, it turns out the reality isn’t so black and white. On this…
Jack Bosch and His Land Profit Generator - Episode 401
Dec 6, 2018 • 33 min
There are many ways to create wealth through real estate investing, and one interesting strategy involves flipping land. This is an often overlooked method, and can be incredibly profitable if done correctly. Sign up for Jack’s course:…
What Is a Cash Flow Statement - Episode 400
Dec 5, 2018 • 9 min
A cash flow statement is an incredible tool that investors can use in order to gauge how their business is performing. This statement allows the investor to determine how well they are managing their cash, and how the business’ money is being disbursed.…
Never Buy Real Estate in This Neighborhood - Episode 399
Dec 3, 2018 • 10 min
A lot of places can make a great rental market, but there’s one type of neighborhood that you should avoid at all costs. Before you start purchasing rental properties, be sure you consider the type of neighborhood. On this episode of Investing in Real…
EP398: What Makes a Great Rental Market?
Nov 29, 2018 • 19 min
Not just any city can function as a great rental market. Unless you live in a few select cities, chances are the best properties are not in your backyard. So how do you go about finding a rental market that will produce high return on investment? On this…
EP397: Three Tips for Investing with a Partner
Nov 28, 2018 • 15 min
For many investors, working with a partner can be a rewarding and mutually beneficial method for completing a real estate deal. Whether you’re looking to share knowledge or funds, a partnership can be a great way for you to compile resources. However,…
EP396: Getting Ready for the Next Crash
Nov 26, 2018 • 15 min
Basic economics will tell you that market crashes are inevitable and cyclical. And since we’re about a decade out from the last crash, it’s important that you as an investor prepare for a crash and protect your portfolio. On this episode of Investing in…
EP395: How to Find Motivated Sellers - Interview with Jessica Sanders
Nov 22, 2018 • 18 min
If you plan to purchase a rental property under market value, there’s one key area that you’ll need to make the deal happen: a motivated seller! Motivated sellers are the driving force behind the investor market. However, many people want to know how to…
EP394: Capital Gains vs. Cash Flow: Who Wins?
Nov 21, 2018 • 12 min
Capital gains and cash flow are two distinct ways to make money in real estate. On today’s show, we’re putting them to the test to see which method is the best way to build wealth! On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, you’ll learn the definitions…
EP393: Financial Freedom Step-by-Step and Live Q&A from Our Audience
Nov 19, 2018 • 56 min
What does it take to reach financial freedom? On this episode, I’m sharing a step-by-step process I’ve used to create wealth, reach my goals, and leave behind my paycheck job! This episode is all about setting aside your excuses and taking action. This…
EP392: Amazon Headquarters: Invest Nearby
Nov 15, 2018 • 9 min
After a long search for a new distribution center location, Amazon has finally decided on where to place its second headquarters operations. On this episode, I’m sharing the importance of this decision for real estate investors! If you like to keep up on…
Bonus Episode: Breaking News: Market Crash Coming!
Nov 14, 2018 • 6 min
BREAKING NEWS: the stock market has dropped! In this bonus episode, I’m sharing what’s going on with the stock market, and how you can prepare. I’ll talk about the issue with volatility in the stock market, and how to build financial security within your…
EP391: How to Transfer Your Property Into an LLC
Nov 14, 2018 • 21 min
If you’re getting serious about your real estate investing business, you might need to transfer properties that you own as a sole proprietor into an LLC or other business entity. Since this is a legal process, you’ll want to make sure you have all of your…
EP390: The Best Way to Make Money in Real Estate
Nov 12, 2018 • 16 min
There are three distinct ways to make money as a real estate investor. For the most part, you’ll have to choose one strategy to primarily focus on in your real estate business. On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, you’re going to learn about all…
EP389: How to Go from 1 to 175 Rental Properties - Interview with Michael Zuber
Nov 8, 2018 • 25 min
What would your life be like if you could create enough passive income from rental real estate to quit your job? I’m excited to share today’s show with you, because our guest has done just that—one rental at a time. On this episode of Investing in Real…
EP388: What Is a Transfer Tax?
Nov 7, 2018 • 20 min
As you grow your real estate portfolio and begin owning properties in various states, you might begin to notice different fines and fees. On today’s show, we’re talking about transfer tax. You’ll learn what a transfer tax is, why it varies from…
EP387: Are We Becoming a Rental Nation?
Nov 5, 2018 • 7 min
As the housing market continues to evolve across the US, it’s clear that renting is becoming more commonplace. New data shows that homeownership is at a 50 year low. If you’re listening the mainstream media, you might think this news is a bit scary. But…
EP386: Finding Great Properties for Fixing and Flipping - Interview with Marty Boardman
Nov 1, 2018 • 38 min
Seasoned investors always have so much valuable insight to share, and today’s guest is no different! Marty Boardman is a long-time real estate investor who left behind a successful tv career in order to flip houses and own buy and hold properties. He also…
EP385: How to Calculate Your Net Worth for Real Estate Investing
Oct 31, 2018 • 29 min
Recently, a listener asked how we balance our assets and liabilities. In our family, we track our net worth consistently. Doing so allows us to understand how our wealth is growing. On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, Natali and I are discussing…
EP384: More Great News for Real Estate Investors
Oct 29, 2018 • 5 min
A number of factors in our current economy are proof that it’s a great time to be a real estate investor! Today we have even more good news to share about rental property investing. On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, I’m sharing some news about…
EP383: A Flipper Becomes a Buy and Hold Investor - Interview with Paul Campbell
Oct 25, 2018 • 26 min
I love sitting down with successful real estate investors who have a storied history in the business. There’s always so much insight to glean from investors who have tried multiple approaches and found success and financial freedom through this industry.…
EP382: 3 Ways to Make Money with a Self-Directed IRA
Oct 24, 2018 • 17 min
Investing in a self-directed IRA is an incredible, multi-faceted wealth building strategy. On today’s show, Natali and I are sharing three different ways you can make money via investing in your retirement account. You’ll learn about the tax benefits of…
EP381: 6 Expensive Home Repairs That ARE Worth the Money
Oct 22, 2018 • 12 min
Deciding how to allocate funds on a rental property renovation can be tricky. It’s important to create a safe and solid home for your tenant, but you also don’t want to make extraneous upgrades that don’t pay off. On this episode of Investing in Real…
EP380: Why You Should Buy Houses on the Fringes - Interview with Ben Mizes
Oct 18, 2018 • 20 min
Finding a great rental market can be an undertaking, and often a bit of an art. Today’s guest, Ben Mizes is here to share his strategy of buying rental properties on the fringes! Ben Mizes is the founder and CEO of Clever Real Estate, and a successful…
EP379: Self-Directed IRA: How to Avoid Mistakes
Oct 17, 2018 • 12 min
Investing in a self-directed IRA is a fantastic way to build your retirement funds. However, the IRS has set forth strict rules and regulations regarding how funds inside a retirement account are utilized. On this episode of Investing in Real Estate,…
EP378: 3 Kinds of Tenants in a Rental Property
Oct 15, 2018 • 7 min
Finding the right type of tenant to rent your property is an integral part of being a real estate investor. Without rent paying tenants, there is no cash flow! That’s why it’s so important to find responsible, long-term renters. On this episode of…
EP374: Should You Get Your Real Estate License? - Interview with Tom Cafarella
Oct 11, 2018 • 39 min
Should real estate investors get a real estate license? This is one of our most frequently asked questions, and today we’re calling in an expert to get to the bottom of it! On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, I’m sitting down with Tom Cafarella,…
EP377: Finding Value in Real Estate That Others Miss - Interview with Dr. Dan Handford
Oct 11, 2018 • 29 min
On today’s episode of Investing in Real Estate, I’m sitting down with an incredible investor, Dr. Dan Handford! Dan is a doctor, a successful real estate investor, and the host of the Tough Decisions for Entrepreneurs podcast. Dan is here to share high…
EP376: How to Buy Real Estate in a Self-Directed IRA
Oct 10, 2018 • 16 min
Last week on the podcast, we talked about the fundamentals of self-direction, and the power of having control over your retirement accounts. Now that you understand the basic mechanisms and benefits of a self-directed IRA, we’re going to discuss how to…
EP375: Do Something Uncomfortable
Oct 8, 2018 • 7 min
Discomfort is a necessary part of change. No matter what your ultimate goal is, you can never reach it if you live inside the confines of your comfort zone. On today’s episode of Investing in Real Estate, I’m talking about the importance of mindset, and…
EP373: Your Home Is Not an Asset
Oct 3, 2018 • 11 min
Contrary to popular belief, more often than not a primary residence is not a performing asset. On today’s show, we’re going to ask you to challenge your mindset when it comes to being a homeowner. On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, Natali and I…
EP371: Success Is a Byproduct of Who You Are
Oct 1, 2018 • 9 min
New science shows an incredible link between science and spirituality. It turns out, success is not a random stroke of luck, but a result of intentional mental shifts. On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, I’m sharing the science behind success,…
EP371: You’d Better Expect Problems Along the Way - Interview with Ken McElroy
Sep 27, 2018 • 25 min
If you expect your real estate venture to be without difficulties, you will eventually encounter a rude awakening. Like any other business, sometimes things don’t go as planned. Especially as you grow your portfolio, it’s likely that you’ll have a bad…
EP370: IRA Real Estate Investing
Sep 26, 2018 • 21 min
A self-directed IRA is an incredible, but largely misunderstood tool that can be used to build exponential wealth and create financial freedom. A self-directed IRA is a retirement account that allows the owner control over where their money performs.…
EP369: The 3 Pillars of Supply and Demand
Sep 24, 2018 • 13 min
If you want to build a passive income through buy and hold real estate, you’ll have to understand the basic principles of supply and demand. This basic knowledge will help you to select a viable rental market, find tenants, and gain an income. On this…
EP368: Surviving the Crash and Building a Family Business - Interview with Chris Prefontaine
Sep 20, 2018 • 28 min
For many investors, one of the greatest benefits of building a passive income is the ability to spend more time with their families. That’s why I’m so excited to bring you today’s guest—Chris Prefontaine. Chris is a longtime real estate investor with over…
EP367: How to Deal with the City When You Own Real Estate
Sep 19, 2018 • 18 min
As a real estate investor, you can expect to receive intimidating letters from the city. It’s inevitable; this is just part of the business! But if you can accept this fact, and be prepared to quickly and efficiently respond to their notices, your…
EP366: The Two Most Important Words in Wealth Building
Sep 17, 2018 • 11 min
If you’re ready to take action and begin building wealth, there are two crucial words you need to keep at front of mind: cash flow. Wealthy people understand that building true, lasting wealth ultimately comes down to cash flow. On today’s show, I’m…
EP365: Quitting Your Job with Real Estate Investing - Interview with Michael Blank
Sep 13, 2018 • 29 min
What would your life be like if you had enough income from rental properties to quit your job? Today’s guest, Michael Blank, has put together a proven system to help investors reach financial freedom with real estate apartment buildings. On today’s show,…
EP364: How to Pay Off Your Mortgage in 5 Years
Sep 12, 2018 • 23 min
What would your life be like if you had no mortgage? Would you accelerate your investing strategy, pay off debt, or take more family vacations? A few years ago, Natali and I discovered an incredible means to pay off our primary residence. We put it into…
EP363: Why Are You Poor?
Sep 10, 2018 • 11 min
What makes some people wealthy, while others seem perpetually stuck in the lower or middle class? I’ve found that there’s one key area that financially intelligent people focus on that others don’t. On today’s show, you’ll learn about why this one key…
EP362: The Mind-Blowing Power of a Solo 401k - Interview with Dmitriy Fomichenko
Sep 6, 2018 • 41 min
There are many ways to creatively finance real estate properties, and today on the podcast, we’re highlighting the incredible benefits of a solo 401k. This is an amazing investment type that you can utilize in order to maximize your benefits. If you’re…
EP361: How to Write Off Date Night on Your Taxes
Sep 5, 2018 • 29 min
Can date night serve as a legitimate business expense? In our experience: yes, but only under very specific protocol. If you want to write off a date night on your taxes, you must be organized and able to prove how a date night benefited your business. On…
EP360: How to Build a Stellar Partnership
Sep 3, 2018 • 14 min
Before you start purchasing real estate on your own, you might want to consider the benefits of working in a partnership. However, it’s important to vet your partners and go into business with the right types of people. On this episode of Investing in…
EP359: Why Large Multi-Family Deals Don’t Make Sense Right Now - Interview with Ken McElroy
Aug 30, 2018 • 27 min
If you’ve started to think about investing in multi-family real estate investments, it can be easy to become starry-eyed. You might imagine higher ROI, multiple incomes from one property, and more cash flow. But before you decide to bypass the…
EP358: Best Practices for Managing Real Estate Cash Flow
Aug 29, 2018 • 24 min
As your real estate portfolio grows, it becomes impossible to remember things like when you receive rent payments, when insurance is due, and other details about each individual property. That’s why it’s incredibly important to have a system in place to…
EP357: How Many Sides to a Coin?
Aug 27, 2018 • 8 min
Changing your financial situation often means first changing your mindset. When it comes to financial intelligence, you’ll need to think outside of the box. On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, I’m sharing a metaphor for wealth building. We’ll…
EP356: How to Invest with Bliss - Interview with Moneeka Sawyer
Aug 23, 2018 • 35 min
There are numerous benefits to investing in real estate, but let’s not sugarcoat it: as an investor, sometimes you’ll deal with inconveniences. Tenant turnovers, fines, repairs, and evictions are part of the gig. For some people, the thought of these…
EP355: How to Set Up Profit First for Real Estate Investing - Interview with Mike Michalowicz
Aug 22, 2018 • 37 min
Finances are an integral part of running any business, and real estate investing is no different. Figuring out how to properly and effectively structure your finances can be confusing, but I’ve discovered a method that has totally changed our business! On…
EP354: Are You Getting Your Advice From Rich People?
Aug 20, 2018 • 13 min
Along your wealth building journey, you’re likely to hear a lot of opinions and advice—solicited or not. Advice can be valuable, but it’s important to make sure it’s coming from a knowledgeable and trusted source. On this episode of Investing in Real…
EP353: How Come That Idiot’s Rich and I’m Not? - Interview with Robert Shemin
Aug 16, 2018 • 30 min
Have you ever wondered what makes some people wealthy, while others seem to stay stuck in financial distress? On today’s show, best-selling author and real estate millionaire Robert Shemin is back to share the ideas, mindsets, and tips that all wealthy…
EP352: How to Identify Investment Friendly Cities
Aug 15, 2018 • 24 min
When you’re looking to make a solid real estate investment, the ultimate goal is cash flow. You want your cash flow to be largely hands-off and passive, and that’s why it’s pertinent to do your research about your rental markets. On this episode of…
EP351: The Hardest Part About Getting Started in Real Estate Investing
Aug 13, 2018 • 11 min
Education and planning are important for achieving your goals, but here’s the thing—in real estate investing, it becomes incredibly easy to get stuck in the mindset of exclusively learning, and never taking action. I get it; we all want to have the…
EP350: The Immense Power of a 1031 Exchange – Interview with Leonard Spoto
Aug 9, 2018 • 29 min
A 1031 exchange is a powerful tool that allows an individual to save on taxes after the sale of a piece of real estate. Doing so allows the investor to keep more money in their pocket, and defer all capital gains taxes. However, the IRS has set forth…
EP349: A Conversation with a Millionaire Retired Landlord
Aug 8, 2018 • 31 min
A few months ago, we posted a video in which we discussed the behind the scenes decision-making process of a potential real estate purchase. Since then, we ultimately decided to follow through on the purchase. This deal was unlike our other real estate…
EP348: Five Ways to Not Annoy Your Property Management Company
Aug 6, 2018 • 15 min
Working with an experienced, qualified property management team is paramount to a real estate investor’s success. A property management company finds the right tenants, collects the rent, and does all the legwork so you don’t have to! It’s important to…
EP347: The Do’s and Don’ts of Using a Self-Directed IRA - Interview with Scott Maurer
Aug 2, 2018 • 34 min
A self-directed IRA is a retirement account that allows the owner control over where their money performs. Being strategic within a self-directed IRA allows the investor many possibilities, but the IRS has strict regulations regarding how the funds are…
EP346: How to Evaluate Debt Service on a Rental Property
Aug 1, 2018 • 18 min
How can you determine if you should get a loan on an investment property? Does it make sense financially to invest if you have to accrue debt to do so? We get this question all the time, and the truth is, there is not one universal answer. On this…
EP345: Rich People Buy Assets
Jul 30, 2018 • 20 min
Some books are worth rereading from time to time, and there are two written by Robert Kiyosaki that fit the bill. It can be easy to fall back into old habits, and I have found that these two books are helpful in order to reassess goals and aspirations. On…
EP344: Secrets of a Millionaire Real Estate Investor - Interview with Robert Shemin
Jul 26, 2018 • 30 min
If you’re looking for some real estate investing inspiration, today’s show is for you! I’m speaking with full-time investor and New York Times best-selling author, Robert Shemin! Robert is one of the most informed and successful investors in the industry.…
EP343: The Alchemist’s Guide to Real Estate Investing
Jul 25, 2018 • 31 min
Life is about embarking on a journey in order to discover your true purpose. For us the journey is real estate investing, and our purpose is in helping others. I recently read the novel,The Alchemist, and felt inspired; the concepts from the novel relate…
EP342: The Buy Until You Die Strategy
Jul 23, 2018 • 11 min
One lesson I learned early on as a buy and hold investor is how important it is to continue purchasing properties. When I started attending real estate meetings, I would ask experienced investors what their biggest regret was. They would always answer, “I…
EP341: Understanding Cost Segregations - Interview with David Brizel
Jul 19, 2018 • 35 min
Cost segregation is an amazing tax strategy that allows a real estate investor to decelerate depreciation. We’ve mentioned the topic a few times on the show, but cost segregations are a very complex and intricate process. On today’s show, we’re calling an…
EP340: How to Think Like a Wealthy Investor
Jul 18, 2018 • 20 min
I’ve been poor, and I’ve been wealthy. You might be surprised to learn that the biggest difference between the two is not about money, but more so about mindset. The good news is, if you’re purposeful you can change your mindset, which will in turn change…
EP339: Don’t Buy a House, Rent Instead
Jul 16, 2018 • 9 min
Most people pride themselves on owning their home. After all, it’s a major component of the American Dream. But as mortgage rates and home prices continue to surge, it seems that owning your primary residence might not be the best use of your funds. On…
EP338: What Makes a Great Rental Market?
Jul 12, 2018 • 15 min
Not just any city can function as a great rental market. Unless you live in a few select cities, chances are the best properties are not in your backyard. So how do you go about finding a rental market that will produce high return on investment? On this…
EP337: The Power of Private Money - Interview with Susan Lassiter-Lyons
Jul 11, 2018 • 44 min
Have you ever wondered how to find private money? Are you scared of the idea of approaching a private lender? If so, today’s guest can help you change your perspective and start accessing private capital in order to take your business to the next level!…
EP336: History Lesson: The Romans Owned Real Estate
Jul 9, 2018 • 12 min
Without a doubt, real estate investing is the best way to build wealth in this day and age. But did you know that rental real estate actually dates back to Ancient Rome? On today’s show, I’m sharing some historical facts about building dynasties and…
EP335: How to Buy Real Estate with Credit Cards - Interview with Mike Banks
Jul 5, 2018 • 29 min
Ready to invest in real estate but don’t know where to start? We hear that a lot. It can be overwhelming to figure out how to purchase your first rental property without cash on hand or any personal connections in real estate. We’ve teamed up with an…
EP334: Happy Independence Day! America Is the Best Place to Buy Investment Property
Jul 4, 2018 • 10 min
Today in the United States, we’re celebrating Independence Day. As we celebrate our freedoms, I wanted to discuss what makes America the best place to invest, whether you’re an American or an international investor. On this episode of Investing in Real…
EP333: How to Find Your Freedom Number 2.0
Jul 2, 2018 • 24 min
The Freedom Cheat Sheet is a PDF I created a few years ago when I started on my journey toward financial freedom. This document helped us set a goal, and in turn totally change our financial situation. We’ve been sharing the Freedom Cheat Sheet ever…
EP332: The Six Rules of Using a 1031 Exchange
Jun 28, 2018 • 29 min
A 1031 exchange is an incredibly powerful tool that allows an individual to save on taxes after the sale of a piece of real estate. This tax deferral program permits the investor to sell a real estate property and then reinvest the funds in a property of…
EP331: What to Expect During a Tenant Turnover
Jun 27, 2018 • 21 min
According to a recent article in the Wall Street Journal, some cities and employers are seeing adverse effects of a booming economy. Because of low employment rates throughout the US, we’re now noticing a trend of labor and housing shortages. On this…
EP330: Rental Real Estate Demand 2018
Jun 25, 2018 • 10 min
According to a recent article in the Wall Street Journal, some cities and employers are seeing adverse effects of a booming economy. Because of low employment rates throughout the US, we’re now noticing a trend of labor and housing shortages. On this…
EP329: The Many Levels of Passive Income - Interview with Wendy Patton
Jun 21, 2018 • 43 min
When it comes down to it, rental real estate is simply a means to an end. For most real estate investors, what we truly value is passive income. If you want to be financially free and live your life more intentionally, passive income can help you get…
EP328: How to Calculate Your Net Worth for Real Estate Investing
Jun 20, 2018 • 29 min
Recently, a listener asked how we balance our assets and liabilities. In our family, we track our net worth consistently. Doing so allows us to understand how our wealth is growing. On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, Natali and I are discussing…
EP327: Try Adding a Few B Class Properties to Your Portfolio
Jun 20, 2018 • 12 min
There’s nothing I love more than building my portfolio around C class properties. C class properties produce the highest return on investment, and are largely untouched by economic downturn. However, recently I’ve started implementing a new…
EP326: Commercial and Residential Rentals 2018 - Interview with Mark Ferguson
Jun 14, 2018 • 32 min
Being a savvy investor means keeping your finger on the pulse of the market, and then acting accordingly. Today’s guest, Mark Ferguson, is a smart investor who is well-versed in both the residential and commercial investing sectors. Mark has been in the…
EP325: 5 Reasons Why Real Estate Is a Safe Investment
Jun 13, 2018 • 23 min
Let’s face it: financial security is important. We all want to feel like our investments are low-risk and secure, that we’ll be comfortable in retirement, and that our children won’t have to worry about money. But the truth is, most of us have been fed…
EP324: The Worst Way to Invest in Real Estate
Jun 11, 2018 • 13 min
If you’ve been listening to the podcast for a while, you’ll know that there are numerous ways to invest in real estate. However, there is one destructive investing mistake you can make. On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, I’m sharing the worst…
EP323: Understanding Passive Loss - Interview with Tom Wheelwright
Jun 7, 2018 • 33 min
When it comes to business, you might think that loss is something you want to steer clear of. However, creating a passive loss in your real estate business can actually help you save money! This topic can be quite confusing, so on today’s show we’re…
EP322: How to Treat Tenants in Your Rental Property
Jun 6, 2018 • 24 min
Without tenants, a rental real estate business cannot cash flow. In our real estate business, our philosophy is to treat our tenants well. We do this not only because we believe in treating people well in general, but also because we understand the…
EP321: The Three Stages of Real Estate Investing
Jun 4, 2018 • 18 min
If you’re wondering when you’ll achieve financial freedom through real estate investing, there’s a simple formula that can help. On this episode, I’m elaborating on the three stages of real estate investing from Gary Keller’s book, The Millionaire Real…
EP320: Advanced Strategies for Real Estate Investors: Part 2 - Interview with Garrett Sutton
May 31, 2018 • 26 min
Whether it’s reaching financial freedom or implementing various investing strategies, I love talking about big picture ideas regarding wealth building. But behind the scenes, there are many pieces that come into play, including legal topics. On today’s…
EP319: Three Ways to Waste Money on a Rental Property Renovation
May 30, 2018 • 14 min
Renovating your rental property is an important part of the buy and hold process. You want to create a solid and comfortable home for your tenant. However, it is possible to go overboard and implement too many upgrades. Spending too much on a renovation…
EP318: What’s up with Detroit? One of My Favorite Rental Markets
May 28, 2018 • 18 min
The city of Detroit tends to have a bad reputation. Many people think of the city as being unsafe, bankrupt, and dilapidated. But if you know anything about Detroit, you would know that these are just misconceptions. On this episode of Investing in Real…
EP317: Advanced Strategies For Real Estate Investors: Part 1 - Interview with Garrett Sutton
May 24, 2018 • 22 min
If there’s one book that has been a hot topic around our dinner table, it would be the Loopholes of Real Estate. Rich Dad Advisor and attorney Garrett Sutton authored the book to share legal and tax strategies that wealthy investors use to keep more money…
EP316: How to Leverage Debt to Build Wealth - Interview with Robert Kiyosaki
May 23, 2018 • 34 min
In my experience speaking to successful real estate investors, I’ve noticed they all have something in common—they struck inspiration after reading Rich Dad Poor Dad by Robert Kiyosaki. If you’ve read the book, this should come as no surprise. In fact,…
EP315: 5 Tax Benefits for Real Estate Investors
May 21, 2018 • 13 min
When it comes to taxes, there’s never been a better time to be a real estate investor. The new 2018 tax code contains incredible ways for real estate investors to keep more money in their pockets. In fact, taxes are the number one way that investors make…
EP314: How to Deed a Property to an LLC (encore episode)
May 17, 2018 • 28 min
As a real estate investor, there are many reasons why you might need to deed a property to an LLC. We get asked questions about this topic frequently. Since Natali and I recently went through this process, we thought we’d share exactly how it’s done. On…
EP313: How to Communicate with Your Partner About Money (encore episode)
May 16, 2018 • 28 min
Money can be a touchy subject, but it’s important that couples are able to have constructive conversations about financial goals. We hear from investors all the time who struggle to get on the same page as their spouse. In fact, this is an issue we…
EP312: The Next Housing Crisis Is Here
May 14, 2018 • 11 min
New data indicates that America is experiencing a housing crisis—but this crisis is unlike anything we’ve ever seen in US history. For the first time ever, we’re seeing a shortage in the amount of new homes being built. On this episode, I’m sharing new…
EP311: Six Ways to Invest in Real Estate with Your Money Right Now (encore episode)
May 10, 2018 • 29 min
The beauty of investing in real estate is that there are many ways to finance a deal. We’ve talked about many of the tools and strategies that investors can use to purchase a rental property here on the show. However, we feel the need to clarify: not…
EP310: How to Plan for Short-Term Financial Goals (encore episode)
May 9, 2018 • 23 min
I truly believe in the power of setting goals, and that’s why I’m passionate about sharing the message of finding your Freedom Number. However, it’s important to set short-term goals in order to reach your ultimate goal of financial freedom. On this…
EP309: Will a Trump Trade War Affect Real Estate?
May 7, 2018 • 7 min
After President Trump recently announced his plans to implement a new trade policy, many Americans wondered how the economy would be affected. Because of this political tension, equities and real estate investment trusts are starting to feel the pressure.…
EP308: Why an Investor Left Hollywood to Start Investing in Real Estate - Interview with Andrew Lanoie
May 3, 2018 • 28 min
There are many great strategies for investing in real estate, but smart investors are not overly concerned with their method. Instead, they keep their eyes on the prize: cash flow. Today’s guest left behind a successful career in the entertainment…
EP307: Financially Free or Debt Free?
May 2, 2018 • 13 min
In the financial realm, there’s often talk about the power of being debt free. However, we like to focus on financial freedom instead. Debt is not inherently evil—in fact, it can serve many purposes. On today’s show, Natali and I are sitting down to…
EP306: How to Retire by 40 the Right Way
Apr 30, 2018 • 14 min
To put it frankly, there’s a lot of terrible financial advice out there. Especially when it comes to retirement, traditional advice is no longer relevant. Unfortunately, I constantly see articles written by so-called-professionals spewing out inaccurate…
EP305: How to Tap Into Your Motivation to Be a Successful Investor - Interview with Derek Lidow
Apr 26, 2018 • 28 min
When it comes down to it, real estate investing is not about houses. As you’ve heard me say before: an investment property is just four walls and a roof. Ultimately, owning rental properties means running a business. On today’s show, I’m joined by global…
EP304: How to Use Promissory Notes for Real Estate Investing
Apr 25, 2018 • 22 min
Last week when we had Tom Wheelwright on the show, he brought up an interesting way that investors can deduct HELOC interest despite the new tax code. Since Natali and I are always looking for new ways to grow our portfolio and build wealth, our interest…
EP303: The BRA Method for Repairing Rental Properties
Apr 23, 2018 • 11 min
Accounting for repairs and expenses on a rental property is a topic that creates a lot of confusion. However, the IRS has set forth regulations that are very clear. On today’s show, I’m sharing a simple mnemonic device you can use to determine whether or…
EP302: What You Need to Know About the New Tax Law - Interview with Tom Wheelwright
Apr 19, 2018 • 40 min
Ever since the new tax law was announced, there’s been a lot of chatter in the real estate world about how investors will be affected. And because the tax law recently underwent the biggest overhaul in over 30 years, there are a lot of details to digest.…
EP301: What Is a Deed?
Apr 18, 2018 • 15 min
Understanding deeds and how they work is an important part of acquiring real estate. Since a deed is a legal document, you’ll want to ensure that you fully understand its purpose and meaning before completing any real estate transaction. On today’s show,…
EP300: The Tax Code Is Rigged for the Rich
Apr 16, 2018 • 16 min
The majority of Americans despise tax season, but this is only because they don’t understand how the tax law works. The tax system has one clear purpose: to incentivize Americans to participate in certain behaviors. On this episode of Investing in Real…
EP299: Are We in a Housing Bubble? - Interview with Brian Kline
Apr 12, 2018 • 28 min
Smart investors understand the importance of keeping up on market trends. Since the market is always changing, there can be a lot of information to digest. That’s why I’m so excited to welcome Brian Kline back to the show to discuss current market trends!…
EP298: What’s the Deal with Land Trusts?
Apr 11, 2018 • 20 min
We’ve been advised by our legal teams to purchase real estate in a specific way, which involves establishing LLCs. Occasionally, our listeners ask about the option of instead using a land trust. So we decided to do some research, and report back with what…
EP297: There’s a Cat Stuck in My Furnace
Apr 9, 2018 • 8 min
Typically, investing in real estate is quite boring. We purchase simple homes in average neighborhoods, and our property management teams deal with the tenants. Most of the time, nothing too exciting ever happens. But every once in a while, we receive a…
EP296: Overcoming Financial Ruin to Build a Mobile Home Park Empire - Interview with Kevin Bupp
Apr 5, 2018 • 41 min
When it comes to investing, I try to stay in one lane and focus exclusively on buy and hold single family homes. But the beauty of real estate investing is that there are multiple niches; there’s something for everyone! On today’s episode of Investing in…
EP295: How to Take Title on an Investment Property
Apr 4, 2018 • 22 min
There are multiple ways to hold a title on an investment property, and if you’re purchasing rental properties, it’s in your best interest to do your research and make an informed decision. Unfortunately, this topic is often overlooked and is widely…
EP294: Is a HELOC Still Tax Deductible?
Apr 2, 2018 • 10 min
The 2018 tax code brought about a lot of opportunities for real estate investors. And since we’re big proponents of using a home equity line of credit for investing, we’ve gotten this question a lot recently: is a HELOC still tax deductible? On this…
EP293: Is a Captive Insurance Policy Right for You? - Interview with Chuck Spitzer
Mar 29, 2018 • 34 min
If you’re a longtime listener, you know that Natali and I often like to share financial tips and strategies that we are learning on our own journey. At the end of last year, we learned about another ninja trick that helps us save on taxes, lowers our…
EP292: How to Buy Real Estate with Pre-Tax Dollars
Mar 28, 2018 • 20 min
The majority of people hate taxes but this is only because they don’t understand how the tax law works, or how to make it work in their favor. But if you really take a good look at how the tax code works, you can use it to your advantage and keep more of…
EP291: How to Use a HELOC to Purchase Investment Real Estate
Mar 26, 2018 • 13 min
Owning your primary residence is a liability, but there’s a tool you can use to transform that liability into a vehicle for purchase performing assets. Smart investors know how to leverage, and this strategy can accelerate your real estate portfolio…
EP290: What Is a Tax Shelter?
Mar 22, 2018 • 16 min
There are many incredible benefits to owning rental real estate, but smart investors know how to utilize their investments as a tax shelter. The tax implications of investing in real estate are the most powerful benefit to owning rental properties, if you…
EP289: 3 Surprising Things in the New Tax Law
Mar 21, 2018 • 22 min
The tax law in the United States is created to incentivize growth of the economy. For that reason, business owners and investors typically are rewarded through the tax code. Since the tax law recently underwent the biggest overhaul in over 30 years, there…
EP288: The 4 Ways Investors Make Money - Cash Flow Series: Part 2
Mar 19, 2018 • 21 min
All real estate investors have the same mission: to make money! There are few different methods you can use to create income from your properties, and today we’re continuing the Cash Flow Series by sharing four ways you can make money with real estate.…
EP287: How to Use Other People’s Money to Buy Real Estate - Interview with Stefan Aarnio
Mar 15, 2018 • 26 min
I hear from a lot of people who are interested in getting started in real estate investing, but they’re discouraged because they don’t have the money. Today’s guest, Stefan Aarnio built his real estate empire from the ground up in just a few years with…
EP286: How to Use Your Passive Income to Give Back
Mar 14, 2018 • 20 min
Giving back to others is something we feel strongly about. Each month, we donate to causes we feel strongly about. We do this personally, as well as through our business. On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, Natali and I are sharing how we use our…
EP285: 5 Main Reasons People Don’t Buy Assets
Mar 12, 2018 • 19 min
Here on the show, we always talk about the importance of purchasing assets. Buying cash flowing assets like real estate is the best way to build your net worth and establish financial freedom for your family. However, not that many people have caught on…
EP284: From Zero to Four Rental Properties in Less Than a Year [Case Study]
Mar 8, 2018 • 29 min
Nothing makes me happier than hearing stories of investors who overcame their fears and took action. Today’s guests are living proof of how quickly your life can change when you put your intention toward creating financial freedom. On this episode of…
EP283: How to Find Your Freedom Number 2.0
Mar 7, 2018 • 26 min
The Freedom Cheat Sheet is a PDF I created a few years ago when I started on my journey toward financial freedom. This document helped us set a goal, and in turn totally change our financial situation. We’ve been sharing the Freedom Cheat Sheet ever…
EP282: What Do Successful Investors Buy? - Cash Flow Series: Part 1
Mar 5, 2018 • 16 min
If you’re new to the real estate investing game, there’s one important concept you need to grasp in order to be successful long-term. All smart and savvy investors have one goal in mind: cash flow. On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, I’m kicking…
EP281: Save Money on Taxes, Protect Yourself from a Lawsuit - Interview with Scott Smith
Mar 1, 2018 • 31 min
Setting up your business entities correctly for real estate is incredibly important. Doing so allows you to reap the tax benefits of investing, as well as provides comprehensive protection in the event of a lawsuit. On today’s episode of Investing in Real…
EP280: 5% Interest Rates, Oh No!
Feb 28, 2018 • 21 min
The Federal Reserve just announced three hikes in interest rates this year. This changes the game for many retail banking products, including mortgages. Higher rates will make purchasing homes harder and more expensive for homebuyers. On this episode,…
EP279: The Three Steps to Real Estate Wealth
Feb 26, 2018 • 14 min
Wealth creation via real estate is actually a simple process. Before you get bogged down with the details, it’s important to go back to basics. That’s why I’m sharing the three steps to creating wealth via real estate investing! On this episode of…
EP278: From $60,000 in Debt to Financial Freedom - Interview with Connor Steinbrook
Feb 22, 2018 • 30 min
In my experience talking to potential investors, it’s easy for people to come up with excuses why they’re not fit to become a real estate investor. Whether it’s a personal circumstance or finances, most of these excuses tend to be limiting beliefs that…
EP277: Confronting Your Financial Beliefs
Feb 21, 2018 • 23 min
There are many widely-held financial beliefs and norms that are simply not true, and can block you from building wealth. When it comes to traditional advice about saving for retirement or building up a nest egg, many of us have been inundated with harmful…
EP276: Clutter Creates Unhappiness, Experiences Create Benefits
Feb 19, 2018 • 12 min
As you may know, investing in real estate is an incredible vehicle for creating wealth. Recently, I’ve been thinking more about the true purpose of creating wealth, and how we can create space in our life for the things that truly matter. On this episode…
EP275: How to Trade Up to Higher ROI Investments [Case Study]
Feb 15, 2018 • 30 min
Many people see the value in investing in real estate, but they’re not quite sure how to run their business efficiently. From finding the right property in the right market to working with a skilled property management team, there are a lot of things that…
EP274: Americans Are Saving Less and Buying Liabilities
Feb 14, 2018 • 17 min
A new report shows that Americans are now saving less money than ever before. Due to the performance of the stock market, many people are deprioritizing saving, and instead purchasing liabilities and putting their money toward vacations. On this episode…
EP273: How to Manage Fear to Become a Millionaire
Feb 12, 2018 • 14 min
If you play your cards right, you could easily become a millionaire via real estate investing. If you want to build enormous wealth for you and your family, real estate investing can help you reach those goals. But many people don’t fully pursue this…
EP272: What Makes a Great Rental Market?
Feb 8, 2018 • 13 min
Not just any city can function as a great rental market. Unless you live in a few select cities, chances are the best properties are not in your backyard. So how do you go about finding a rental market that will produce high return on investment? On this…
EP271: Our Story Part 6: High Level Ninja Tricks for Real Estate Investors
Feb 7, 2018 • 25 min
Last week, we thought we were wrapping up this series about how we reached financial freedom and became full-time real estate investors. But then we realized it would be a huge disservice to you to leave the impression that after we reached our Freedom…
EP270: If You’re Saving Money, You’re Losing Money
Feb 5, 2018 • 12 min
A new report shows that 66% of Millennials believe that their savings account will be sufficient in 20 years. On today’s show I’m sitting down to discuss why this is a flawed way of thinking, and why savers are actually losers. On this episode of…
EP269: My Life and 1000 Houses - Interview with Mitch Stephen
Feb 1, 2018 • 28 min
Today on the podcast, I’m excited to sit down with real estate legend, Mitch Stephen! Mitch has been a self-employed real estate investor for over 20 years, and he is the author of the book series, My Life and 1000 Houses. On today’s show, Mitch is…
EP268: Our Story Part 5: How to Scale from 1 to 50 Houses
Jan 30, 2018 • 44 min
We’ve spent the last few weeks on the podcast detailing our family’s past, including how we began investing in real estate. Now that you’ve heard the backstory, we thought we would share exactly how we expanded our portfolio, and ultimately purchased…
EP267: Housing Bubble 2018
Jan 28, 2018 • 18 min
Due to recent history, the term “housing bubble” elicits an alarming response. As a real estate investor, it’s natural to worry about the possibility of another economic collapse and what that might mean for your rental portfolio. On this episode of…
EP266: The 5 Ways Real Estate Investors Get Paid - Interview with Keith Weinhold
Jan 25, 2018 • 36 min
When most people are ready to purchase their first home, they typically place high priority on the neighborhood, as well as amenities. But if you want to build wealth, being strategic as a first time homebuyer can be an excellent stepping stone. Keith…
EP265: Our Story Part 4: How to Build a Real Estate Investing Plan
Jan 24, 2018 • 21 min
Now that you’ve heard the biggest mistakes we’ve made as real estate investors, we want to share how we began to implement change and grow a successful portfolio. After we both experienced losing jobs, we knew that we needed to create passive income and…
EP264: The Pros of Real Estate Investing
Jan 21, 2018 • 19 min
There are many ways you could invest a chunk of money—but real estate is by far the safest and best strategy for creating long-term wealth. There are many pros to owning rental real estate, but unfortunately this isn’t traditional advice you might hear…
EP263: How to Build Legacy Wealth with Rental Properties - Interview with Paul Simon
Jan 18, 2018 • 28 min
If you’re a longtime listener, you know how I feel about traditional wealth building advice. Contrary to popular belief, your paycheck job isn’t as stable as you’ve been led to believe, and a 401k isn’t exactly the gold standard of investment vehicles.…
EP262: Our Story Part 3: Hitting Rock Bottom
Jan 17, 2018 • 34 min
In this series, Natali and I have discussed our biggest real estate mistakes and downfalls. Unfortunately, the story doesn’t get better from there. We both lost jobs, questioned our worth, and eventually had to dig ourselves out from debt, bad credit, and…
EP261: Why This One Thing Is More Important Than Passive Income
Jan 14, 2018 • 17 min
Passive income is important, but if you’re not taking care of yourself, all of the money in the world can’t help you. Passive income allows for freedom of time and money, but without your health, you can’t enjoy it to its fullest. On this episode of…
EP260: The Art of Raising Capital - Interview with Darren Weeks
Jan 11, 2018 • 30 min
There are many people who would invest in real estate if they only had the capital. Simultaneously, there are many people who have an excess of funds and would love to receive the high returns of real estate, but simply don’t want to do the heavy lifting.…
EP259: Our Story Part 2: Why Natali Made a Big Mistake Buying an A Class Property
Jan 10, 2018 • 45 min
I like to say that all successful real estate investors have experienced failure at some point, and that’s certainly true in our family. Last week on the podcast, we shared my real estate mistakes and failures. Today we’re bringing you part two of our…
EP258: The New Tax Bill Is Already Affecting Real Estate Investors, Here’s How
Jan 8, 2018 • 11 min
There’s been a lot of buzz about how the new tax law will affect homeowners, but what are the implications for real estate investors? A new article suggests that real estate prices are being affected by the new rules—and will continue to adjust in 2018.…
EP257: Using Real Estate to Fuel Your Passion - Interview with Trevor Mauch
Jan 4, 2018 • 36 min
Many people hold the notion that their work should be centered around their passion, but today’s guest takes the opposite approach. Trevor Mauch is a successful entrepreneur. He is the CEO of Carrot, the host of the CarrotCast Podcast, and a real estate…
EP256: Our Story Part 1: How Clayton Went Through Foreclosure and Destroyed His Credit
Jan 3, 2018 • 40 min
Here on the show, we’ve shared many details about our family’s personal investment strategy. We’ve discussed how we’ve attained financing, and dissected deals we’ve considered. However, we’ve never really shared our past, including how we got to where we…
EP255: How to Make This Your Best Year Yet
Dec 31, 2017 • 22 min
What’s your New Year’s resolution? Chances are you’re here because you want to build a passive income and create financial freedom. In my experience, there’s a specific way to go about reaching that goal. On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, I’m…
BONUS EPISODE: Should You Prepay Your Property Taxes?
Dec 29, 2017 • 13 min
I’m sure you’ve seen the news about people lined up at their local offices attempting to prepay their property taxes before the new tax bill goes into effect. This can be an effective way to save thousands of dollars, but it’s not the right choice in…
EP254: Smart Budgeting, Side Hustles, and Using Credit Cards - Interview with Eric Rosenberg
Dec 27, 2017 • 35 min
One of the most important pieces of establishing a route to financial freedom is figuring out a realistic and intentional approach to budgeting. We’ve discussed a few strategies here on the show about how we plan our family’s finances, but today we’re…
EP253: The Alchemist’s Guide to Real Estate Investing (encore episode)
Dec 26, 2017 • 31 min
Life is about embarking on a journey in order to discover your true purpose. For us the journey is real estate investing, and our purpose is in helping others. I recently read the novel, The Alchemist, and felt inspired; the concepts from the novel relate…
EP252: How to Not Rely on a Christmas Bonus Like Clark Griswold (encore episode)
Dec 25, 2017 • 13 min
This holiday season, our family watched a classic Christmas film, National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation. Natali and I both felt like we were viewing the movie with a new perspective this time. It might not be obvious, but there is a parallel between the…
EP251: Don’t Buy A Class Properties, Do This Instead - Interview with Lane Kawaoka
Dec 20, 2017 • 34 min
To the untrained real estate investor, an A class property can be appealing. Since the rent is higher in an A class neighborhood, you might have your sights set on higher rental amounts and a higher class of tenant. However, most successful real estate…
EP250: What the GOP Tax Plan Means for Real Estate Investors
Dec 19, 2017 • 28 min
The most recent tax plan is the biggest tax overhaul in over 30 years. This plan enacts tax cuts for both corporations and investors. It’s important to overview what this plan means for you, and how to best prepare for tax season as a real estate…
EP249: Don’t Be a Know-It-All
Dec 18, 2017 • 12 min
Have you ever met the type of person who thinks they know everything? They tend to think they’re more experienced and more knowledgeable in every area. Not only is that mindset annoying, but it’s also incredibly dangerous. On this episode of Investing in…
EP248: How to Get Started When You’re 50 Years Old - Interview with Bill Manassero
Dec 13, 2017 • 38 min
Is it ever too late to start investing in real estate? Here on the show, we always talk about planning for retirement, but what if you’re already at retirement age. On today’s podcast, I’m joined by Bill Manassero, the founder of Old Dawg’s REI Network.…
EP247: 5 Reasons Why Real Estate Is a Safe Investment
Dec 12, 2017 • 22 min
Let’s face it: financial security is important. We all want to feel like our investments are low-risk and secure, that we’ll be comfortable in retirement, and that our children won’t have to worry about money. But the truth is, most of us have been fed…
EP246: Stop Hanging Out with Losers
Dec 10, 2017 • 20 min
Have you ever heard the saying, “You’re the average of the five people you spend the most time with?” In my opinion, that adage is 100% true! When you start to invest in real estate, you’ll undoubtedly encounter naysayers and negativity. On this episode…
EP245: Buying and Leasing Raw Land - Interview with Mark Podolsky
Dec 6, 2017 • 28 min
We’ve discussed many real estate niches and strategies here on the podcast, but we’ve never covered the topic of buying and leasing raw land. On today’s show, we’re calling in an expert to discuss exactly how this strategy works! Today’s guest is Mark…
EP244: 5 Things to Do Before the Year Ends
Dec 6, 2017 • 34 min
When you’re a real estate investor, it’s important to have your taxes and finances planned out by the end of the year. Come tax time, it will be too late to take advantage of some of the amazing opportunities and tax deductions that real estate has to…
EP243: Don’t Make This Rookie Mistake in Real Estate Investing
Dec 4, 2017 • 15 min
I’ve worked with a lot of real estate investors, and I’ve noticed that many of them make one dire mistake. I see it all the time—a rookie investor thinks they can make more in rent and attract a higher quality tenant by making extraneous purchases, but it…
EP242: From Zero to His First Property Fully Rented [Case Study]
Nov 30, 2017 • 25 min
Recently on the podcast we’ve covered the stories of many high level, millionaire investors. However, it’s important to remember that all of these successful individuals started somewhere, and every robust portfolio started with one property. On today’s…
EP241: A Conversation with a Millionaire Retired Landlord
Nov 29, 2017 • 30 min
A few months ago, we posted a video in which we discussed the behind the scenes decision-making process of a potential real estate purchase. Since then, we ultimately decided to follow through on the purchase. This deal was unlike our other real estate…
EP240: How the Banking Industry Is Like the Processed Food Industry
Nov 27, 2017 • 14 min
As 2017 comes to a close, I’ve been noticing an influx of commercials for banking and retirement products. Recently, I had an epiphany: the banking industry is similar to the food industry in terms of advertising. On this episode of Investing in Real…
EP239: Using Other People’s IRAS to Buy Real Estate - Interview with Scott Maurer
Nov 23, 2017 • 27 min
We’ve discussed how to invest with a self-directed IRA multiple times here on the show. But there’s another creative way to use a self-directed IRA to purchase real estate that we haven’t yet covered: taking a loan from an IRA! On today’s show, I’m joined…
EP238: The Infinite Banking Concept Revisited - Interview with M.C. Laubscher
Nov 22, 2017 • 27 min
We’ve covered the Infinite Banking Concept a few times on the show, but our last episode on this topic sparked a lot of questions and comments. Since Natali and I are just beginning to learn about this strategy, we thought it would be best to bring an…
EP237: Home Rentals in A Class Neighborhoods Losing Steam
Nov 20, 2017 • 17 min
A recent news article suggested that rising homeownership rates, particularly among Millennials, are placing strain on the future of the rental market. As always, I wanted to take the opportunity to evaluate this article through the lens of a C class real…
EP236: The Biggest Tax Mistakes Real Estate Investors Make - Interview with Craig Cody
Nov 15, 2017 • 25 min
Taxes are an integral piece of running any business, and real estate offers some of the largest benefits. But unless you’ve planned appropriately, you’ll likely miss out on some of the deductions that real estate investing has to offer. On this episode of…
EP235: What Is an Accredited Investor?
Nov 14, 2017 • 32 min
“Accredited investor” is a term that Natali and I were relatively unfamiliar with until recently. But this year as we started taking a deeper look at our investment strategy, we were introduced to this term. On this episode of Investing in Real Estate,…
EP234: Why Financial Advisors Won’t Talk to You About Real Estate - Interview with Brent Sutherland
Nov 13, 2017 • 31 min
You probably already know that real estate is the best way to build wealth and get a high return on investment. In fact, more millionaires in this country attained their wealth via real estate than any other means. So why don’t financial advisors…
EP233: What’s the Worst That Could Happen? - Interview with Thembi Bheka
Nov 8, 2017 • 30 min
You probably already know about the countless benefits of owning rental real estate, and I bet you’ve thought about what your life will be like once you reach financial freedom. But today’s guest is challenging us to take the opposite approach. What would…
EP232: How to Communicate with Your Partner About Money
Nov 8, 2017 • 27 min
Money can be a touchy subject, but it’s important that couples are able to have constructive conversations about financial goals. We hear from investors all the time who struggle to get on the same page as their spouse. In fact, this is an issue we…
EP230: How to Build a Strategy to Change Your Life - Interview with Dr. Stephen Graves
Nov 1, 2017 • 28 min
One thing I’ve learned over the years is that being successful in real estate is about more than numbers in a spreadsheet. It’s incredibly difficult to reach financial freedom unless you’re able to step outside of limiting beliefs, and work on personal…
EP229: Learning to Invest with Life Insurance: Part 2 - Interview with Joe McCarrie
Nov 1, 2017 • 32 min
When we posted the podcast episode about how we’re starting to learn about investing with life insurance, we were inundated with an influx of questions! Admittedly, we are not experts on this topic. We’re just a family learning as we go. On this episode,…
EP228: The Financial Freedom Matrix
Oct 30, 2017 • 14 min
Are you trapped in the Financial Freedom Matrix? Recently Natali and I watched the Matrix again, and this time I viewed it through the lens of a real estate investor. I immediately noticed many similarities between being living in the Matrix and following…
EP227: From Fixing Leaky Pipes to Raising Millions of Dollars - Interview with Abhi Golhar
Oct 26, 2017 • 31 min
Something I’ve noticed about real estate investors is that most of us have failed in some way. But truly successful investors fail hard and fast, and don’t let their shortcomings stop them from reaching their goals. Today’s guest, Abhi Golhar experienced…
EP226: Men Listen to This Episode NOW - Interview with Lewis Howes
Oct 25, 2017 • 29 min
In my experience talking to investors, men specifically have difficulty being vulnerable. Many of us become consumed by our ego, and feel like we have to put on a façade. In reality, this does us no favors; it keeps us from growing, investing, and…
EP225: 8 Tax Deductions for Real Estate Investors
Oct 23, 2017 • 17 min
My favorite tax accountant Tom Wheelwright likes to say, “if you’re a real estate investor and you’re paying taxes, then you’re doing it wrong.” One of the top benefits of real estate investing is the enormous overall implication on your tax burden. On…
EP224: Getting to 17 Properties for Financial Freedom - Interview with Ember Pilati
Oct 19, 2017 • 45 min
Reaching financial freedom is not some far-fetched goal. This is a real accomplishment that real people achieve every day by putting a plan into action. That’s why I love sharing the stories of investors who are making their dreams happen. On this episode…
EP223: First Time Homebuyer vs. Buying Investment Properties
Oct 18, 2017 • 26 min
Deciding to purchase your first primary residence is a big step, but so is becoming a real estate investor. If you’ve got the cash and are ready to purchase a home, should it be your own living space, or a rental? On today’s show, Natali and I are sitting…
EP222: Don’t Fall in Love with Real Estate, Fall in Love with ROI
Oct 16, 2017 • 12 min
One of the main pieces of advice I give people is to not fall in love with real estate, and instead focus on return on investment. The reason why I have to constantly repeat this mantra is because it’s really easy to fall into this trap! In fact, it just…
EP221: From Zero to 26 Properties in One Year - Interview with Jack Hoss and Josh Koth
Oct 12, 2017 • 32 min
One of our first-ever case study episodes highlighted the story of a new real estate investor who set a goal to replace his income from his photography business with passive income. Josh Koth’s story was already one of my favorites, but since that initial…
EP220: How to Think Like a Wealthy Investor
Oct 11, 2017 • 20 min
I’ve been poor, and I’ve been wealthy. You might be surprised to learn that the biggest difference between the two is not about money, but more so about mindset. The good news is, if you’re purposeful you can change your mindset, which will in turn change…
EP219: High End Renters Are Paying Less
Oct 9, 2017 • 8 min
There’s always an influx of news regarding what’s going on in the housing market. However, if you don’t view these stories through the lens of a real estate investor, you might miss out on opportunities or neglect important information. On today’s show,…
EP218: Discovering Your Purpose and Building Habits That Help - Interview with Brad Lomenick
Oct 5, 2017 • 33 min
The entire point of this show is to help people create wealth through real estate. For many people, there’s a paradigm shift that must occur in order to take those steps forward. Changing your mindset begins with developing a sense of self-awareness, and…
EP217: Learning to Invest with Life Insurance: Part 1
Oct 4, 2017 • 25 min
We’ve had many guests here on the podcast who have educated us on the Infinite Banking Concept. This is a strategy that uses whole life insurance to create a banking system within your own finances. It’s an incredibly effective strategy, and can be used…
EP216: Back to Basics: What Is a Lease?
Oct 2, 2017 • 14 min
Although you might think the topic of leases is rudimentary, having an accurate lease is an important part of any rental property investing business. If you want to create passive income and cash flow, there are certain mechanisms you’ll want to have in…
EP215: How to Find Discounted Properties - Interview with Brent Daniels
Sep 28, 2017 • 30 min
Wholesaling is a means that many investors, myself included, have used to jump into the world of real estate investing. As a wholesale investor, you don’t actually own properties. Rather, you find contracts and sell them, and then collect a finder’s fee.…
EP214: The 6 Rules of Using a 1031 Exchange
Sep 27, 2017 • 27 min
A 1031 exchange is an incredibly powerful tool that allows an individual to save on taxes after the sale of a piece of real estate. This tax deferral program permits the investor to sell a real estate property and then reinvest the funds in a property of…
EP213: Understanding Flood Plains - Interview with Karol Grove
Sep 25, 2017 • 34 min
Due to current events and recent natural disasters, many real estate investors have been asking us about purchasing flood insurance. Here to set the record straight about flood plains, flood insurance, and how the entire system works is Karol Grove! Karol…
EP212: Deep Diving the Infinite Banking Concept - Interview with Nate Scott and Holly Reed
Sep 21, 2017 • 37 min
Like most people who are passionate about creating financial freedom, I’m always interested in learning ways to make my money work for me. The Infinite Banking Concept is an incredible tool you can use to reach your financial goals. Whether you’re looking…
EP211: Should I Pay off Debt or Invest in Real Estate?
Sep 20, 2017 • 27 min
Should you pay off debt before you begin investing in real estate? Is being debt-free a requirement for investing? On this encore episode of Investing in Real Estate, Natali and I are answering these questions, and sharing how you can make the right…
EP210: I Want to Retire Early. Where Should I Invest?
Sep 18, 2017 • 19 min
Recently a fellow real estate investor sent me a news article that represented the major issues with ideals about wealth building in our country. When I read the article, I knew I had to sit down and record a podcast episode on everything the writer got…
EP209: Taking a Deep Breath Changes Your Life - Interview with Peter Bregman
Sep 14, 2017 • 27 min
Have you ever let destructive habits like self-sabotaging language and limiting beliefs hold you back from reaching your goals? I know that I have. In my experience speaking to investors, becoming successful in real estate isn’t just about the numbers or…
EP208: How to Play It Safe in Today’s Market - Interview with Kathy Fettke
Sep 13, 2017 • 32 min
If you could go back in time, before the big market crash, what would you do differently? Would you change anything in your portfolio? Although no one can predict for sure what will happen in coming months and years, investors should always be prepared…
EP207: 4 Takeaways from My First Week Being Unemployed
Sep 11, 2017 • 10 min
This week was my first week as an unemployed, full-time real estate investor! It has been exciting and liberating to step into this next chapter of my life. On today’s show, I’m sharing the four major lessons I have learned this past week. I’ll talk about…
EP206: How to Leave a Legacy and Build a Life of Positivity - Interview with Lee Cockerell
Sep 7, 2017 • 33 min
In business, the value of a positive mindset is often overlooked. Today’s guest is proof that by cultivating a mindset of positivity, you can create lasting success in your business. On today’s show, I’m sitting down with Lee Cockerell, speaker, author,…
EP205: Do Quit Your Day Job: How to Know If You’re Ready
Sep 6, 2017 • 35 min
I’ve spent the past 18 years reporting the news, but today I’ve got my own headline to share: I left my broadcasting career to pursue real estate full time. Real estate investing has changed my life, and now my mission is to help others reach financial…
EP204: Houston Flooding 2017: Understanding What Happened
Sep 4, 2017 • 19 min
“Investing in Real Estate has a laser focus on buy and hold rental properties in order to create passive income. Clayton shares tried and true methods for acquiring rental real estate, building net worth, and accelerating your financial freedom. This…
EP203: How to Maximize Depreciation - Interview with Tom Wheelwright
Aug 31, 2017 • 29 min
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EP202: How Your Kids Can Invest in Real Estate with an IRA
Aug 30, 2017 • 27 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT If you’re a frequent listener of this show, you know that we are always looking for ways to build legacy wealth for our family, as well as legally reduce our overall tax burden. Since we’ve had children, we…
EP200: Why Building a Team is More Important Than Money - Interview with Blair Singer
Aug 24, 2017 • 33 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode of Investing in Real Estate is sponsored by eero. With eero, you can install an enterprise-grade WiFi system in your home in just a few minutes. For free overnight shipping on your order, visit…
EP199: How to Teach Your Kids About Passive Income
Aug 23, 2017 • 27 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT In our family, we are always trying to instill a strong financial education in our children. Sometimes this is through strategies we’ve planned for, or ideas we’ve read in books, but sometimes a lesson…
EP198: Don’t Buy a House, Rent Instead
Aug 21, 2017 • 13 min
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EP197: The Legal Loopholes of Real Estate Investing - Interview with Garrett Sutton
Aug 17, 2017 • 31 min
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EP196: The Three Stages of Real Estate Investing (encore episode)
Aug 16, 2017 • 12 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT If you’re wondering when you’ll achieve financial freedom through real estate investing, there’s a simple formula that can help. On this episode, I’m elaborating on the three stages of real estate investing…
EP195: Back to Basics: High Return Real Estate
Aug 14, 2017 • 20 min
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EP194: The ABCs of Real Estate Investing - Interview with Ken McElroy
Aug 10, 2017 • 29 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode is brought to you by Thumbtack. Visit thumbtack.com to find pros in over 1000 categories to help with your project. There are a lot of myths out there about real estate investing. And unless…
EP193: From Zero Experience to His First Rental [Case Study]
Aug 9, 2017 • 30 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode of Investing in Real Estate is brought to you by Mack Weldon. Visit mackweldon.com and use promo code CLAYTON to receive 20% off your order of high quality clothing! Last fall, I began tracking…
EP192: How to Find Your Freedom Number (encore episode)
Aug 7, 2017 • 14 min
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EP191: How to Leverage Debt to Build Wealth - Interview with Robert Kiyosaki
Aug 3, 2017 • 38 min
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EP190: What Is Passive Loss and How Can You Use It on Your Taxes?
Aug 2, 2017 • 36 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT Although the word “loss” has a negative connotation, a passive loss in your real estate business can actually help you save money! On today’s show, Natali and I are talking about passive losses, and how…
EP189: What Is “Home Bias” and Why You Should Avoid It
Jul 31, 2017 • 12 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT Have you ever heard the term “home bias?” On today’s show, I’m sharing the definition of home bias, as well as a concrete example. I’ll share how you can avoid this trap, and make sure your portfolio is…
EP188: Men and Limiting Beliefs: How to Make a Change - Interview with David Hoyt
Jul 27, 2017 • 28 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT Most people seem to grapple with limiting beliefs that hold them back from reaching their potential. In fact, I know this from speaking to investors on a daily basis. I’ve learned over the years of helping…
EP187: How to Use a HELOC to Build Wealth
Jul 26, 2017 • 43 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT Since we published our book, How to Pay off Your Mortgage in 5 Years, we’ve received a lot of questions about how to put the payoff strategy into action. Because finances are not one-size-fits-all, we…
EP186: The 1% Rule for Real Estate Investing
Jul 24, 2017 • 11 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT There are many ways to evaluate a real estate deal, but one common method utilized by investors is the 1% Rule. This rule of thumb helps investors determine if their investment will be safe and profitable.…
EP185: What’s Going on with the Current Market? - Interview with Brian Kline
Jul 20, 2017 • 33 min
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EP184: How to Choose and Use Business Bank Accounts
Jul 19, 2017 • 30 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT If you run your real estate venture like a business, you’ll want to utilize a business bank account. But not all business bank accounts are created equal! It’s important to not only find the most cost…
EP183: Why Warren Buffett is Excited About Real Estate Investing
Jul 17, 2017 • 9 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT If there’s one investor you should know about, it’s Warren Buffett! Buffett is a multi-billionaire, one of the smartest investors of all time, and the owner of Berkshire Hathaway. One of the many redeeming…
EP182: How to Use Cash Value Whole Life Insurance to Buy Real Estate - Interview with Jimmy Vreeland and Bob Scott
Jul 13, 2017 • 19 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode is brought to you by Thumbtack. Visit thumbtack.com to find pros in over 1000 categories to help with your project. The Infinite Banking Concept allows individuals to create their own banking…
EP181: How to Pay Off Your Mortgage in 5 Years or Less
Jul 12, 2017 • 30 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT What would your life be like if you had no mortgage? Would you accelerate your investing strategy, pay off debt, or take more family vacations? A few years ago, Natali and I discovered an incredible means…
EP180: The Worst Crash in Our Lifetime is Coming
Jul 10, 2017 • 12 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT Many financial experts are forecasting an impending economic crash. Most recently, I saw an interview in which legendary investor Jim Rogers predicted the worst crash in our lifetime, coming either this…
EP179: The 5 Elements of Raising Money for Real Estate - Interview with Victor Menasce
Jul 6, 2017 • 32 min
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EP178: Should You Pay Off Investment Properties Quickly?
Jul 5, 2017 • 23 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT Many investors have asked us about the most effective way to pay off rental properties quickly. However, I think that sometimes investors get ahead of themselves. Before you determine how to accelerate your…
EP177: Is America the Greatest Place to Invest?
Jul 3, 2017 • 12 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This week in the United States, we’re celebrating our Independence Day. Among the many freedoms we are celebrating, our freedom to invest stands out to me. On today’s show, I wanted to take the opportunity…
EP176: Get Ready, Changes Are Coming to Your Credit Report - Interview with Wayne Sanford
Jun 29, 2017 • 27 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This summer, many Americans could see a boost in their credit scores as the result of a new change in credit scoring. Beginning on July 1, 2017, public records such as tax liens and judgments will be…
EP175: Things Your Realtor Doesn’t Know About Investing
Jun 28, 2017 • 28 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT Naturally, many people think that the best way to initiate real estate investing is to connect with a real estate agent. However, more often than not, realtors know very little about things like seller…
EP174: Home Equity Loan or HELOC?
Jun 26, 2017 • 12 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode of Investing in Real Estate is brought to you by RealtyShares. With Realty Shares, hundreds of people invest fractionally, reducing the cost of the initial investment. If you have $5000 and…
EP173: How to Reach Your Financial Independence Day - Interview with Fernando Aires
Jun 22, 2017 • 29 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT How would your life change if you could totally replace the income from your day job with passive income? Today’s guest, Fernando Aires has done just that, and he helps others do the same! On this episode…
EP172: Property Management Do’s and Don’ts
Jun 21, 2017 • 42 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT Hiring a property management team makes real estate investing simple and passive! A skilled property management team is an indispensable part of your success, and will make your business scalable. On this…
EP171: Back to Basics: How to Become a Millionaire
Jun 19, 2017 • 15 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode of Investing in Real Estate is brought to you by ZipRecruiter. With ZipRecruiter, you can post your job to 100+ job sites with just one click. Visit ZipRecruiter.com/investing to post your jobs…
EP170: Business Entity Structure for Legacy Wealth Building - Interview with Andrew Howell
Jun 15, 2017 • 29 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT Have you ever wondered how to set up your business entities in a way that not only protects your assets, but also allows you to build long-lasting wealth for your family? If so, today’s show is for you!…
EP169: How to Set up Profit First for Real Estate Investing (Encore Episode)
Jun 14, 2017 • 34 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT Finances are an integral part of running any business, and real estate investing is no different. Figuring out how to properly and effectively structure your finances can be confusing, but I’ve discovered a…
EP168: Your 401k Is Under Attack
Jun 12, 2017 • 13 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode of Investing in Real Estate is sponsored by Thumbtack. Visit thumbtack.com to find help in your area with more than 1,100 services. Many Americans have been convinced that the 401k is the best…
EP167: Basic Estate Planning for Legacy Wealth Building - Interview with Andrew Howell
Jun 8, 2017 • 31 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode of Investing in Real Estate is brought to you by RealtyShares. With Realty Shares, hundreds of people invest fractionally, reducing the cost of the initial investment. If you have $5000 and…
EP166: How to Treat Tenants in Your Rental Property
Jun 7, 2017 • 28 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode of Investing in Real Estate is brought to you by Harry’s. For $5 off any shave set, including the limited addition Father’s Day set, visit harrys.com/realestate. Without tenants, a rental real…
EP165: Case Study: Start Up Costs for Buying Your First Rental Property
Jun 5, 2017 • 22 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode of Investing in Real Estate is brought to you by ZipRecruiter. With ZipRecruiter, you can post your job to 100+ job sites with just one click. Visit ZipRecruiter.com/investing to post your jobs…
EP164: Bought Four Properties in Under a Year with No Experience - Interview with Jason Motte and Thomas Hatley
Jun 1, 2017 • 28 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT With real estate, where there’s a will, there’s a way. Today’s guests are new real estate investors who have creatively structured four real estate deals in less than a year with no experience, and little…
EP163: How to Calculate Your Net Worth for Real Estate Investing
May 31, 2017 • 29 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT Recently, a listener asked how we balance our assets and liabilities. In our family, we track our net worth consistently. Doing so allows us to understand how our wealth is growing. On this episode of…
EP162: How to Mitigate Risk in Real Estate Investing
May 29, 2017 • 11 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT Any new venture can be intimidating, and that’s often the case with real estate investing. I hear questions constantly from new or prospective investors who are worried about the risks. Sure, there are…
EP161: All About Section 8 Tenants - Interview with Al Rotiroti Sr.
May 25, 2017 • 31 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT One important aspect landlords should consider is whether or not they intend to rent their properties to Section 8 tenants. Unfortunately, there are a lot of myths and misconceptions out there about what it…
EP160: How to Plan for Short-Term Financial Goals
May 24, 2017 • 23 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT I truly believe in the power of setting goals, and that’s why I’m passionate about sharing the message of finding your Freedom Number. However, it’s important to set short-term goals in order to reach your…
EP159: Five Ways to Not Annoy Your Property Management Company
May 22, 2017 • 18 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode of Investing in Real Estate is brought to you by Harry’s. For $5 off any shave set, including the limited addition Father’s Day set, visit harrys.com/realestate. Working with an experienced,…
EP158: How to Defer Taxes Forever with Real Estate - Interview with Leonard Spoto
May 18, 2017 • 29 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT If you’ve ever wondered about selling an investment property, today’s show is for you. Our guest is Leonard Spoto, the co-founder of Asset Exchange Company. Leonard is here to share his extensive knowledge…
EP157: Using the Money in Your LLCS’ Bank Accounts
May 17, 2017 • 26 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode is brought to you by Mack Weldon. Visit mackweldon.com and use promo code CLAYTON to receive 20% off your order of high quality clothing! When you have a business entity, especially multiple…
EP156: Renters are Staying Put, Here’s Why
May 15, 2017 • 13 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode of Investing in Real Estate is brought to you by RealtyShares. With Realty Shares, hundreds of people invest fractionally, reducing the cost of the initial investment. If you have $5000 and…
EP155: Cash Is Trash, Cash Flow Is King - Interview with Damion Lupo
May 11, 2017 • 36 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode of Investing in Real Estate is brought to you by Harry’s. Harry’s offers high quality razors at half the price of drugstore brands. Harry’s is so confident you’ll love their blades, they’re…
EP154: How to Deal with Negative Family Members
May 10, 2017 • 35 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode is brought to you by Mack Weldon. Visit mackweldon.com and use promo code CLAYTON to receive 20% off your order of high quality clothing! This episode is also sponsored by Away. Visit…
EP153: Try Adding a Few B Class Properties to Your Portfolio
May 8, 2017 • 10 min
There’s nothing I love more than building my portfolio around C class properties. C class properties produce the highest return on investment, and are largely untouched by economic downturn. However, recently I’ve started implementing a new…
EP152: A Chat with Real Estate Legend John Schaub
May 4, 2017 • 32 min
This episode of Investing in Real Estate is brought to you by Realty Shares. With Realty Shares, hundreds of people invest fractionally, reducing the cost of the initial investment. If you have $5000 and qualify, you can begin group investing. Visit…
EP151: What is Seller Financing?
May 3, 2017 • 32 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT Many prospective investors want to purchase their first property, but simply don’t have the cash to finance a deal. Some investors don’t want to involve their credit score, or have other reservations about…
EP150: What Holds You Back? - Interview with Lolly Daskal
May 1, 2017 • 27 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT What stands between you and your goals? I often get messages from people who want to begin earning a passive income through real estate investing, but they have hesitations. Some may experience fear or…
EP149: How to Use LinkedIn to Grow Your Wealth - Interview with Donna Serdula
Apr 27, 2017 • 41 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode is sponsored by Casper, an obsessively engineered mattress at a shockingly low price. Visit casper.com/iire and use coupon code IIRE at checkout for $50 off your mattress! Making connections…
EP148: All About Getting Insurance for Your Properties
Apr 26, 2017 • 40 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode of Investing in Real Estate is brought to you by Harry’s. Harry’s offers high quality razors at half the price of drugstore brands. Harry’s is so confident you’ll love their blades, they’re…
EP147: Got to Have Skin in the Game
Apr 24, 2017 • 15 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode of Investing in Real Estate is brought to you by Blue Apron. Blue Apron’s mission is to make incredible home cooking accessible to everyone. Check out this week’s menu and get your first three…
EP146: Using HUD Homes to Get Started in Real Estate - Interview with Larry Goins
Apr 20, 2017 • 32 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode of Investing in Real Estate is brought to you by Dell. Dell offers a wide variety of high quality printers with tons of great features. Dell’s printers are easy to install, and inexpensive to…
EP145: How to Deed a Property to an LLC
Apr 19, 2017 • 28 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT As a real estate investor, there are many reasons why you might need to deed a property to an LLC. We get asked questions about this topic frequently. Since Natali and I recently went through this process,…
EP144: Panic! Don’t Borrow from Your 401k!
Apr 17, 2017 • 14 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT Traditional financial advice will tell you that you should never, under any circumstances touch your 401k. I recently came across an article that used fear-based tactics to convince people that disturbing…
EP143: Reaching the Top of the Real Estate Mountain - Interview with Joel Block
Apr 13, 2017 • 29 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT When it comes down to making a real estate deal, money is the most important piece of the puzzle. Today’s guest, Joel Block is here to share a higher-level way of looking at your money. This strategy is…
EP142: Behind the Scenes of Our Next Real Estate Purchase Part 2
Apr 12, 2017 • 32 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT Sometimes being a real estate investor can involve making serious decisions about how to most effectively run your business and manage your finances. On today’s show, Natali and I wanted to pull back the…
EP141: Rich People Buy Assets
Apr 10, 2017 • 18 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT Some books are worth rereading from time to time, and there are two written by Robert Kiyosaki that fit the bill. It can be easy to fall back into old habits, and I have found that these two books are…
EP140: How to Invest in Corporate Housing - Interview with Kimberly Smith
Apr 6, 2017 • 29 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT Within the realm of real estate investing, there are many unique niches. Corporate housing provides short-term, furnished rental options for individuals and families. On today’s show, we’re diving into the…
EP139: It’s Tax Time: Repairs vs. Improvements - Interview with Tom Wheelwright
Apr 5, 2017 • 29 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT Many people despise tax season, and when you are a real estate investor, there’s an extra layer of complexity to worry about. Although the tax benefits of real estate investing are enormous, it’s important…
EP138: Don’t Make This Mistake in Real Estate Investing
Apr 3, 2017 • 16 min
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EP137: Using Technology to Improve Real Estate Investing - Interview with Nav Athwal
Mar 30, 2017 • 28 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT For many real estate investors, finding capital can be the most difficult part of growing their portfolios. However, there is so much private money available. The struggle is simply attaining access to the…
EP136: How Do We Make Money?
Mar 29, 2017 • 30 min
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EP135: Is Your Property Management Company Flashy or Focused on Cash Flow?
Mar 27, 2017 • 14 min
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EP134: How to Create a Millionaire Mindset - Interview with Matthew Aitchison
Mar 23, 2017 • 32 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT As you may know, I’m fascinated with the idea that all successes in life stem from mindset. Today’s guest, Matthew Aitchison, is here to share how he has created a millionaire mindset that has brought him…
EP133: How to Identify Investment Friendly Cities
Mar 22, 2017 • 27 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT When you’re looking to make a solid real estate investment, the ultimate goal is cash flow. You want your cash flow to be largely hands-off and passive, and that’s why it’s pertinent to do your research…
EP132: The Fed Just Increased Rates Again
Mar 20, 2017 • 17 min
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EP131: Older Americans Need a Place to Rent - Interview with Richard Eisenberg
Mar 16, 2017 • 24 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode of Investing in Real Estate is brought to you by Blue Apron. Blue Apron’s mission is to make incredible home cooking accessible to everyone. Check out this week’s menu and get your first three…
EP130: How to Include Your Children in Your Investments
Mar 15, 2017 • 29 min
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Mar 13, 2017 • 15 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode is sponsored by Casper, an obsessively engineered mattress at a shockingly low price. Visit casper.com and use coupon code IIRE at checkout for $50 off your mattress! Using visualization is an…
EP128: One Year Later, an Investor Gives an Update [Case Study]
Mar 9, 2017 • 29 min
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EP127: Buying Rental Properties with Credit: Good or Bad?
Mar 8, 2017 • 25 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT Deciding how to finance your rental properties can be a complex decision. Unless you have cash on hand, you’ll have to assess your credit, debt, and more. On this episode, Natali and I are sitting down to…
EP126: Are You a Hands-On or a Hands-Off Investor?
Mar 6, 2017 • 15 min
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EP125: The Power of Giving Back to Grow Your Business - Interview with Joe Fairless
Mar 2, 2017 • 31 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT Most truly successful people are not fixated only on their own advancement. It is powerful to contribute to something greater than yourself. Not only does it feel good to help others, but it in turn helps…
EP124: Best Practices for Managing Real Estate Cash Flow
Mar 1, 2017 • 26 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode of Investing in Real Estate is sponsored by Thumbtack. Visit thumbtack.com to find help in your area with more than 1,100 services. As your real estate portfolio grows, it becomes impossible to…
EP123: Start Being Part of the 3% of Successful People
Feb 27, 2017 • 13 min
Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode of Investing in Real Estate is brought to you by Blue Apron. Blue Apron’s mission is to make incredible home cooking accessible to everyone. Check out this week’s menu and get your first three…