BiggerPockets Real Estate Podcast

BiggerPockets Real Estate Podcast

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Imagine you are friends with hundreds of real estate investors and entrepreneurs. Now imagine you can grab a beer with each of them and casually chat about failures, successes, motivations, and lessons learned. That’s what The BiggerPockets Podcast delivers.Co-hosted by Brandon Turner, David Greene, and BiggerPockets founder Joshua Dorkin, this podcast provides actionable advice from investors and other real estate professionals every week. The show won’t tell you how to “get rich quick” or sell you a course, boot camp, or guru system; instead, the BiggerPockets Podcast will give you real strategies that work for real people.Start listening and join the 1.3 million members who are learning to invest! Visit biggerpockets.com, and follow us on Instagram (@biggerpockets, @beardybrandon, @davidgreene24, @jrdorkin) and Twitter (@BiggerPockets, @BrandonAtBP, @DavidGreene24, and @jrdorkin).


370: Tax Hacks to Juice Your ROI with Amanda Han and Matt MacFarland
Feb 20 • 80 min
Get to know enough CPAs, and you’ll hear the “light bulb” story. “I was helping this real estate investor with her taxes… and thought, ‘Why am I not doing this?!’” Yes, there are POWERFUL tax breaks available for rental property investors. But you have to…
369: Escaping the Day-to-Day Grind to Work ON Your Business with Jefferson Lilly
Feb 13 • 72 min
Want to step out of your business and finally gain the freedom to think more strategically? Let Jefferson Lilly show you how! Jefferson is a mobile home park investor, who went from sleeping on an air mattress on-site at his mobile parks to running a lean…
368: $3,500 per Month From One BRRRR Deal With Palak Shah
Feb 6 • 79 min
On today’s show: accelerated wealth-building through leverage and systems! Palak Shah walks us through how she built a $4M portfolio in just three years by “supercharging” the BRRRR strategy. Palak left a career in corporate America to focus full-time on…
367: Quitting Retail to Flip, BRRRR, and Design with Kara Beckmann
Jan 30 • 88 min
7X-ing her income by leaving a so-so job to flip houses! Today’s guest is Kara Beckmann, a rehabber and rental property investor who’s tearing it up in Scottsdale, Ariz., and on her Instagram page @beckmannhouse. You’ll be inspired by Kara’s journey from…
366: 40 Doors in His First 2 Years with Henry Washington
Jan 23 • 75 min
From panicked newbie with just $1,000 saved to 40 rental units—in two years’ time! On today’s show, we sit down with Henry Washington, a buy and hold investor from Arkansas who’s built a sizable portfolio while working full-time. You’ll learn how Henry…
365: Ret. Navy SEAL Jocko Willink on Embracing Discomfort and Leading through Extreme Ownership (+ His Real Estate Investing Tips!)
Jan 16 • 90 min
Decorated Navy SEAL commander. Author. Podcaster. And house hacker?! Yes, Jocko Willink invests in real estate and shares some great tips… but that’s not the only reason he’s on the show today. And it’s not the only reason why he’s sure to be one of our…
364: Snowballing 6-Figure Short-Term Rental Profits Into Passive Investments with Avery Carl
Jan 9 • 62 min
Ever been interested in making money with short-term rentals but feel there’s just too much you don’t know? Welcome to the club! On today’s show, Brandon and David interview Avery Carl, a short-term rental (STR) investor who opens up the playbook and…
363: How to Work (Way) Less but Accomplish (Way) More in 2020 with Michael Hyatt
Jan 2 • 70 min
Will 2020 be your best year ever? Today’s episode has all the ingredients to make the answer a big, resounding “Yes!” Bestselling author and productivity expert Michael Hyatt is here, and he guides us through how real estate investors should approach the…
362: Big Goals? Here’s How to Get Your Spouse or Partner on Board with Jay and Wendy Papasan
Dec 26, 2019 • 95 min
Today’s show is centered around a big question we get ALL the time… “How do I get my spouse/partner on board with my real estate investing goals?” It’s the perfect time of year to think through exactly how to do that, and we have the perfect guests to…
361: Using $3,500 to Kickstart an “Unsexy” Investment Empire with Tristan Thomas
Dec 19, 2019 • 58 min
Traveling the world on mobile home cash flow at 26 years of age? Yes, it’s possible! On today’s show, Brandon and David interview Tristan Thomas, a mobile home park investor who parlayed a few thousand dollars into a life of financial freedom. Tristan…
360: Leveraging Virtual Assistants and Automation to Build a $2M Portfolio with Stephanie Cabral
Dec 12, 2019 • 66 min
Have you ever wanted to invest in real estate but aren’t ready for a full-time commitment? Today’s guest has figured out just how to do so, and she’s sharing it all with you! Stephanie Cabral is a lawyer, real estate agent, and investor out of…
359: Using an Agent to Find Your First (or Next) Deal With Ryan Meinzer, Stephanie & Hero Cruz, and Rob Kishi
Dec 5, 2019 • 74 min
You asked for it, and we answered! On today’s episode, Brandon and David interview three first-time home buyers, who all utilized the house hacking strategy in different ways! Our first guest shares how he bought in the most expensive market in the…
358: 6 Popular Strategies to Make You Money in TODAY’s Real Estate Market
Nov 28, 2019 • 84 min
Have you been looking for the right way to find deals in today’s tough market? Today’s show might be just what you’ve been looking for! Join us as Brandon and David sit down and bring out the gold nuggets on what’s working for successful real estate…
357: $6M Portfolio Before Age 30 by Finding “Problem” Properties with “Meet Kevin” Paffrath
Nov 21, 2019 • 76 min
YouTube sensation alert! On today’s show, Brandon and David sit down with real estate investor and agent Kevin Paffrath of “Meet Kevin” on YouTube. Kevin is young and doing great with real estate from several angles! He’s built millions of dollars in…
356: 30+ Rentals (in a Pricy Market) Through BRRRR and Section 8 with Joe Asamoah
Nov 14, 2019 • 75 min
Want to build massive wealth in a top-end rental market that’s also really expensive—all while minimizing your risk? Don’t we all! Well, you’re in luck, because today’s guest has done just that—and in a surprisingly simple way that anyone can replicate.…
355: From Small-time Landlord to 1000+ Units Under Contract with Ryan “The Mercenary” Murdock
Nov 7, 2019 • 74 min
From Bangor, Maine to Maui… by providing massive value! If you’re looking for a mentor, partner, or lender, this episode is for you. You’ll learn how Ryan Murdock went from small-time landlord/property manager to major player in Brandon’s growing mobile…
354: From Rookie Mistakes to Syndicating BIG Deals with Nichole Stohler
Oct 31, 2019 • 69 min
From single family to multifamily to hotels! On today’s show, Nichole Stohler sits down with Brandon and David and discusses her journey from purchasing a single family home to syndicating hotels! Nichole has a fascinating story that started with losing…
353: Turning $5k into $5k/Month and Retiring at 40 with Tim Rhode
Oct 24, 2019 • 70 min
“Trading up” to successfully retire financially free at 40! On today’s show, Brandon and David interview retired real estate broker Tim Rhode, who explains how he was able to buy great deals and 1031 exchange them into financial freedom! Tim shares some…
352: Bonus Audiobook Excerpt: The House Hacking Strategy
Oct 19, 2019 • 19 min
Prefer to listen, rather than read? Here’s a sample of the audio format of “The House Hacking Strategy: How to Use Your Home to Achieve Financial Freedom,” by BiggerPockets’ own Craig Curelop. In it, you’ll hear:An overview of the “unfair advantages”…
352: No Driver’s License, No Money, No Excuses: How Diego Corzo Blazed a Trail to 18 Doors
Oct 17, 2019 • 76 min
Eighteen doors by 29 years old by never taking no for an answer! We realize there are a lot of inspirational investors out there, but on today’s show, you’re going to be blown away by one of the best. Brandon and David sit down with Diego Corzo, a…
351: LIVE from BPCon2019: Ask Us Anything!
Oct 13, 2019 • 78 min
All the BiggerPockets podcast hosts on stage in one place! This bonus episode was recorded at the BiggerPockets Conference 2019 on October 7th in front of a live audience of more than 1,000 people at the Gaylord Opryland Resort in Nashville, Tenn. We…
351: Unlocking Greater Focus, Creativity, and Happiness Through “Stillness” with Ryan Holiday
Oct 10, 2019 • 73 min
Stop whatever you are doing and download this episode right now! Today’s show is highly likely to change your life in ways you may not have even realized it needed changing! Brandon and David sit down for an amazing interview with Ryan Holiday, keynote…
350: How to House Hack Your Way to Financial Freedom in 3 Years with Craig Curelop
Oct 3, 2019 • 70 min
Ever wanted to break into real estate but just weren’t sure how to take that first step? You’re not alone! Almost all investors struggled with their first deal. But today’s guest may be just what you needed to get your foot in the door! On today’s show,…
349: Multifamily Flipping and Due Diligence Tips to Save Thousands with Nathan Tabor
Sep 26, 2019 • 96 min
Apartment flipping from one of the best in the biz! On today’s show, Brandon and David sit down with Nathan Tabor, a well-known multifamily investor who has done 26 multifamily flips in less than 10 years! You will love this informational and oftentimes…
348: Full-Time Job, Full-Time Mom, and Full-Time Wealth From Rentals with Ashley Kehr
Sep 19, 2019 • 83 min
Today’s guest is proof rental property investing can be fun, rewarding, and—with the right systems in place—totally doable… even with a job and a family. Ashley Kehr sits down with Brandon and David and shares some great advice for building a rental…
347: Using Multifamily Syndication to Reach 5,000 Units with Mark and Tamiel Kenney
Sep 12, 2019 • 87 min
On today’s show, a married couple who scaled to 5,000 units together! Brandon and David interview Mark and Tamiel Kenney, a husband and wife team who buy large apartment complexes through the power of syndication. This mighty couple shares some great…
346: 34 Units & Six-Figure Wholesale Fees (at 20 Years Old!) with Josiah Pott
Sep 5, 2019 • 79 min
Attention: this is a must-listen show! Whatever you’re doing, stop and download today’s episode! Brandon and David sit down with Josiah Pott, a real estate investor/wholesaler who is doing six-figure deals at 20 years old, using nothing but old fashioned…
345: “Vivid Visions” and 90-Day Sprints—Brandon’s Approach to Mobile Home Park Investing (and Life!)
Aug 29, 2019 • 73 min
Today, Brandon Turner’s on the other side of the microphone. J and Carol Scott, co-hosts of the BiggerPockets Business Podcast, recently interviewed him… and the result was so epic we wanted to share it here, too! In this episode, Brandon reveals why he…
344: “No Money” Real Estate Investing with Gabriel Hamel
Aug 22, 2019 • 72 min
Over 25 seller financed deals in a few short years! Today’s guest, former service member (and diamond pushup world record holder) Gabriel Hamel, sits down with Brandon and David to share how he built a portfolio of over 140 units (in an expensive market)…
343: Using Checklists and Systems to Get More Done in Less Time with Pilot/Investor Steve Rozenberg
Aug 15, 2019 • 71 min
Want to build a cash flowing portfolio while working a full time job? Today’s guest did just that! Steve Rosenberg shares his incredible story of how he built a huge property management company (along with several cash flowing rental properties) while…
342: From Duplexes to a 64-Unit and Self-Storage Millions with Kris Benson
Aug 8, 2019 • 64 min
From buying duplexes to a self-storage empire! Today’s guest Kris Benson sits down with Brandon and David to talk about his remarkable journey across all kinds of different real estate asset classes. Kris began with a successful sales career and explains…
341: Getting Started with No Cash to 30+ Deals Per Year and “Free Houses” with Jared Holland
Aug 1, 2019 • 87 min
Real estate flipper, broker, contractor, and more! Today’s guest, Jared Holland, is doing 30 deals a year and profiting from all different phases of a flip-and he shares exactly how he does it! Today’s show gets into the nitty gritty of Jared’s business…
340: How a Mom with a Full-Time Job Bought 10 Houses Her First Year with Whitney Hutten
Jul 25, 2019 • 74 min
Would you be interested in taking your retirement account and turning it into 22 cash flowing rental properties? What about doing it with someone else’s capital? Today’s guest did just that! Whitney Hutten shares her incredible story of how she built a…
339: 60,000 Tenants?! How Frank Rolfe Built a Mobile Home Empire
Jul 18, 2019 • 85 min
Over 20 years’ experience in mobile home park mastery! On today’s show, Brandon and David interview Frank Rolfe, an experienced mobile home park investor with TONS of great advice to share—and share he does! You won’t want to miss Frank’s incredible tips…
338: From Red Robin Waiter to 250 Units (Using the MLS!) with James Dainard
Jul 11, 2019 • 78 min
From waiting tables to scaling up to 250 units! Today’s show is going to blow your mind. Brandon and David sit down with James Dainard, a real estate investor in the Seattle area, who is using his broad knowledge of real estate investing to do some big…
337: Next Level Wealth-Building Through Overseas Development and Opportunity Zones with Russell Gray and Robert Helms
Jul 4, 2019 • 93 min
Want to learn from two guys who have weathered several real estate market cycles and come out on top? You’re in the right place! In this episode, Brandon and David sit down with Russell Gray and Robert Helms, longtime hosts of the Real Estate Radio Guys…
336: $900 to $4.5MM Net Worth by 34 with Robert Jones
Jun 27, 2019 • 74 min
Location, location, location! On today’s show, Brandon and David sit down with Robert Jones, a real estate agent and investor in Colorado, who has built a cash-flowing portfolio with millions of dollars in equity in an expensive market. Robert will blow…
335: 70+ Units Per Year and How Exactly to Make a Lowball Offer with Ryan Dossey
Jun 20, 2019 • 73 min
A whopping 73 units a year without negotiating your own deals! Today’s guest Ryan Dossey breaks down his business and shares how he built a deal-finding pipeline he runs without doing the work! Ryan gives great insight into how he finds deals directly…
334: Using Other People’s Money to Take Down Flips, Multifamily and Self-Storage Deals with Ben Lapidus
Jun 13, 2019 • 81 min
Self-storage with OPM! Today’s guest Ben Lapidus sits down and spills the beans on his strategies for buying self-storage units and running an investment fund with other people’s money. Ben has some really great advice for those who want to get started in…
333: A Guide to Getting Started in Commercial Real Estate (+ Laundromats?!) With Ken Wimberly
Jun 6, 2019 • 94 min
Commercial real estate like you’ve never heard it before! On today’s episode, Brandon and David sit down with Ken Wimberly, the owner of a Keller Williams commercial brokerage and a commercial investor himself. Ken shares some incredible tips on how to…
332: How to Build a Deal-Finding MACHINE with Adam Johnson and Brent Moreno
May 30, 2019 • 86 min
Build a deal funnel to fuel your business and keep the leads coming! On today’s show Brandon and David sit down with Adam Johnson and Brent Moreno, two wholesalers running a business that fuels their investment portfolio! Adam and Brent share several key…
331: 10 Deals on a $20K Waitress Salary With Ashley Hamilton
May 23, 2019 • 67 min
Ten doors free and clear on a blue-collar salary—today’s guest shares exactly how she did just that! Brandon and David sit down with Ashley Hamilton, who shares the incredible story of how she went from poverty to success through real estate investing…
330: How to Ditch Distractions and Get WAY More Done With Cal Newport
May 16, 2019 • 104 min
Incredible show alert! You don’t want to miss this one: Brandon and David sit down with bestselling author Cal Newport (who wrote So Good They Can’t Ignore You: Why Skills Trump Passion in the Quest for Work You Love, Deep Work: Rules for Focused Success…
329: Financial Freedom Before 30 Through Just 10 Deals With Felipe Mejia
May 9, 2019 • 87 min
Financially independent before 30 years old! Today’s guest Felipe Mejiasits down with Brandon and David and shares the incredible story of how he scaled from a $3,000 mobile home to 10 units and financial independence! Felipe has created a unique system…
328: How to Laser-Focus on the Wildly Important With Author Chris McChesney
May 3, 2019 • 112 min
If you’ve ever had an interest in turning your desire to invest in real estate into a well-oiled business machine, today’s episode is for you! Chris McChesney, bestselling author of The 4 Disciplines of Execution, shares some mind-blowing strategies…
Special Announcement!
May 2, 2019 • 5 min
Today, we’re introducing the BiggerPockets Business Podcast, co-hosted by J and Carol Scott. Subscribe now using the links below; Episode 1 is up now! SUBSCRIBE ON APPLE PODCASTS (IPHONE):…
Sneak Peek: Excerpt from “Buy, Rehab, Rent, Refinance, Repeat: The BRRRR Rental Property Investment Strategy Made Simple”
Apr 26, 2019 • 27 min
In this special half-episode, David reads from Chapter 2 of the brand-new book he’s written on the BRRRR strategy. This particular passage goes to the heart of what makes BRRRR work: buying great deals. So how do you pull that off? In this chapter, David…
327: The “Buy, Rehab, Rent, Refinance, Repeat” Method Made Simple With David Greene
Apr 25, 2019 • 84 min
It’s here—THE book on BRRRR! And who better to write it than the leading authority on this strategy: our co-host David Greene. In this episode, he breaks down exactly how to “Buy, Rehab, Rent, Refinance, and Repeat” your way to wealth. David reveals how…
326: Health, (Big) Wealth, and Total Accountability With David Osborn, Pat Hiban, Tim Rhode (and Josh!)
Apr 18, 2019 • 54 min
What does true wealth mean to you? Maybe it’s having control over your time or having the means to donate part of your income to charity. Maybe it means feeling healthy enough to jump out of bed and attack the day. In today’s episode, Brandon, David, and…
325: From Major Business Failure to Buying 20 Houses a Month With Aaron Amuchastegui
Apr 11, 2019 • 91 min
Awesome show alert! Today’s guest is so full of information you will be blown away. Aaron Amuchastegui sits down with Brandon and David and explains how he buys 20 deals a month while practicing principles of the four-hour workweek. It’s an incredible…
324: Financially Free in Less Than 5 Years Through Apartment Investing With Michael Blank
Apr 4, 2019 • 92 min
Do you want to invest in multifamily apartments but feel intimidated by the process? If so, today’s episode is for you! Brandon and David interview Michael Blank, an experienced multifamily investor/educator, who breaks down the seemingly daunting process…
323: How to Attract Deals and Earn More Through the Magic of Networking With Travis Chappell
Mar 28, 2019 • 88 min
Would getting more deals through your network help your real estate business? Today’s guest specializes in just that! Brandon and David sit down with Travis Chappell, host of the “Build Your Network” podcast, and dive into how to create success through…
322: 3 Things Every Leader MUST Do to Scale with Ben Kinney
Mar 21, 2019 • 75 min
Today’s guest grew up poor, living in a cabin without power or running water. But now he controls millions of dollars in real estate, owns several companies, and leads one of the country’s top-producing sales teams. How did Ben Kinney pull that off? The…
BONUS: Excerpt from “The Book on Negotiating Real Estate”
Mar 15, 2019 • 25 min
In this bonus episode, co-authors Carol and J Scott read from Chapter 5: Seller Motivation and Leverage. This passage reveals the exact questions the authors ask sellers, and how to “aggressively listen” for valuable information — even when making casual…
321: How to Negotiate Real Estate—Expert Deal-Making Tactics with J and Carol Scott and Mark Ferguson
Mar 14, 2019 • 74 min
Would your real estate investing business benefit from better negotiating tactics? Of course it would! On today’s show, Brandon and David sit down with J and Carol Scott, as well as Mark Ferguson, co-authors of the new BiggerPockets book The Book on…
320: Hands-On BRRRR Investing and DIY Secrets with Instagram Star Brittany Arnason
Mar 7, 2019 • 65 min
Imagine building a business around work you’d do for free. Sound pretty great? Today’s guest has done just that, and her story may change the way you think about investing. Brittany Arnason is a 26-year-old who’s converted her talent for hands-on work…
319: Avoid These Common Newbie Mistakes! Hard-Earned Lessons from Nathan Brooks
Feb 28, 2019 • 65 min
How does finding and closing 15 deals a month sound? Today’s guest shares exactly how his team does just that! Returning guest Nathan Brooks goes into detail about how he built a turnkey business that consistently finds and closes deals on a large scale.…
318: 100 Units in the First 2 Years (Using Bank Financing!) with Collin Schwartz
Feb 21, 2019 • 59 min
Interested in buying over 100 units in two years’ time? Today’s guest did just that! Collin Schwartz shares the amazing story of how he built an impressive portfolio on the foundation of direct mail and networking through meetups. You’ll learn how Collin…
317: Building a $300MM Real Estate Empire from Scratch with Multifamily Investor Chad Doty
Feb 14, 2019 • 80 min
Ever dreamed of being a successful multifamily investor who owns millions of dollars in real estate while others manage your assets? Well, today’s guest is doing just that! Brandon and David sit down with Chad Doty, a one-time businessman who ditched…
316: How to Become a Millionaire Through Real Estate by 26 with Graham Stephan
Feb 7, 2019 • 78 min
Interested in becoming a millionaire through real estate investing? Of course you are! Today’s guest did just that—by age 26! Brandon and David sit down with top-producing real estate agent and investor Graham Stephan as he spills the strategy he used to…
315: How to Read Human Nature to Succeed in Life with Bestselling Author Robert Greene
Jan 31, 2019 • 73 min
Interested in learning techniques that will virtually guarantee you success, regardless of your field of interest? Of course you are! On that front, today’s show will not disappoint! Brandon and David interview bestselling author Robert Greene, whose…
314: A 3-Step Blueprint for Managing Contractors Like a Boss with Andresa Guidelli
Jan 24, 2019 • 63 min
Would your real estate business benefit from better rehab/construction knowledge or tactics? Well, that’s the focus of today’s show, where Andresashares her story of moving from Brazil to America and crushing it in the real estate space! Andresa excels in…
313: How to Be Happy AND Grow a Massive Business with Entrepreneur Jesse Itzler (and Josh!)
Jan 17, 2019 • 66 min
You want to crush it in real estate investing. But you also want fun, adventure, and time for yourself and your loved ones. Can you have both? Our guest today says, “YES!” Jesse Itzler is a serial entrepreneur who’s worn a lot of hats: rapper, founder of…
312: Conquering Nightmare Rehabs While Working Full-Time with BRRRR Investor James Masotti
Jan 10, 2019 • 68 min
Excited about real estate investing and looking for a blueprint to follow? Well, you’re in luck! Today’s guest James Masotti is a well-rounded investor who’s piling up properties while working a full-time job. James shares how he consistently finds deals…
311: 6 Rules for Investing in Real Estate in the Coming Economic Shift with J Scott
Jan 3, 2019 • 74 min
Are you a real estate investor concerned with the potential of a shifting economy? These concerns are understandable, and today’s guest has some great techniques for both protecting your money and taking advantage of deals in any market! J Scott,…
310: A Straightforward, Repeatable Path to Early Retirement with Jennifer Bayless
Dec 27, 2018 • 55 min
Looking to find financial independence through real estate but don’t want to be responsible for a portfolio of 100 homes? Well, that’s exactly what today’s guest is doing! Jenny Bayless is a real estate investor in Colorado who is using long-distance…
309: Closing 75 Deals Your First Year by Simply Modeling Others with Steven Pesavento
Dec 20, 2018 • 60 min
Have you ever considered flipping houses for cash but aren’t sure where to start? If so, today’s episode is perfect for you! Brandon and David interview Steven Pesavento, a long distance flipper who’s doing 75 deals a year. Steven shares several of his…
308: From 0 to 400 Units in 3.5 Years with Sterling White
Dec 13, 2018 • 69 min
Would your life be positively impacted by owning over 400 rental units? What if you could get there in under four years? On today’s show, we interview BiggerPockets contributor Sterling White, who has managed to do just that! Sterling shares how he…
307: The Science Behind Setting and Achieving Big Goals
Dec 6, 2018 • 74 min
Raise your hand if this describes you: You start working toward a new goal with excitement, only to watch it eventually fizzle out to nothing. If you’re human, it’s likely you’ve experienced this phenomenon. Why is it some goals are just so hard to…
306: How to Go From a Few Units to Over 1,000 with Monick Halm
Nov 29, 2018 • 82 min
Are you looking to take your investing from casual to serious someday? Have you ever thought about what it would take to own thousands of units without having real estate run your life? Well, you’re in luck! On today’s show, we interview Monick Halm.…
305: Financial Independence in Your 30s Through Just 5 Investment Properties with Brad Dantonio
Nov 22, 2018 • 66 min
Are you interested in retiring early with real estate but don’t want to manage hundreds of properties to do so? Today’s guest has managed to travel to 54 countries in the last three years after retiring in his 30s by owning just FIVE properties. Brad…
304: Using Incredible Strength of Mindset to Succeed Despite Overwhelming Obstacles With Nick Santonastasso
Nov 15, 2018 • 64 min
If you’re looking to have your mind completely blown and walk away feeling like you can and WILL do anything, this show is for you! Today’s guest is inspirational figure, fitness model, and Vine sensation Nick Santonastasso.Nick shares his personal story…
303: Ouch! Brandon & David’s 10 Biggest Investing Mistakes (& How to Avoid Them)
Nov 8, 2018 • 81 min
Are you a little tired of hearing about all the “successes” of real estate investors and wondering how realistic this is in the real world? Well, on today’s show, Brandon and David share the 10 biggest mistakes they’ve made in their investing…
302: Making $100k/Deal Using Other People’s Money, Time & Experience with Cory Nemoto
Nov 1, 2018 • 84 min
Ever had an interest in house flipping but felt you needed help getting started? Today’s show covers that exact topic! Cory Nemoto is an extremely humble but successful house flipper in Hawaii who is CRUSHING the game. On today’s show, Cory shares his…
301: The Incredible Power of Long-Distance BRRRR Investing with Alex Felice
Oct 25, 2018 • 69 min
Looking to get started investing but don’t have millions of dollars and notice there’s not a lot of opportunity in your market? Well, this is the episode for you! Today’s guest is a long-distance investor who uses the BRRRR strategy to buy fixer-upper…
300: How to Invest in Real Estate—The Ultimate Show for Getting Started with Josh Dorkin, Brandon Turner, and 11 Rockstar Investors
Oct 18, 2018 • 142 min
What is the best way to get started investing in real estate? The problem with this question is that there are SO many different pieces of advice. That’s why we’re excited to bring you one of the most unique episodes of the BiggerPockets Podcast we’ve…
No Money Investing – Four Techniques with Brandon Turner and David Greene
Oct 11, 2018 • 89 min
Would you like to invest in real estate but lack the capital? In this powerful episode of The BiggerPockets Podcast, Brandon and David dive deep into the topic to cover four unique strategies for building a real estate empire using other people’s…
299: HGTV Star Ken Corsini on Flipping, Rehabbing, & Building Homes Like a Pro!
Oct 4, 2018 • 72 min
Ever wonder about the REAL story behind the house flipping tv shows? On today’s show, we interview Ken Corsini, star of HGTV’s Flip or Flop Atlanta! Ken pulls back the curtain and shares fantastic insight and knowledge into several areas of real estate…
298: Thriving in Multifamily Investing (Even in a Hot Market) with Michael Becker
Sep 27, 2018 • 83 min
Interested in building giant wealth through multifamily real estate investing? Well, on today’s show, we interview someone who already has. Michael Becker is an experienced multifamily investor who’s mastered the genre and simplified the process for being…
297: Mastering the Decision-Making Process with Business (and World Series of Poker) Champion Annie Duke
Sep 20, 2018 • 104 min
In today’s epic show, we interview World Series of Poker bracelet champion Annie Duke. Annie is a nationally sought-after speaker who combines her mastery of poker with a study of the cognitive sciences in a truly unique and brilliant way. In this show,…
296: From Farm Boy Beginnings to $15M in Real Estate Holdings with Rock Thomas
Sep 13, 2018 • 79 min
What does it take to truly find financial independence? Money? Deals? Mentors? Or could it be something else entirely… something intangible? In this episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with Rock Thomas, a real estate investor and agent who…
295: Using the Web to Land 8-12 Deals a Month with Melissa Johnson
Sep 6, 2018 • 69 min
Are you interested in learning how to flip 8-12 houses a month at $30k a pop? Well, this episode may be just what you’ve been looking for! On today’s show, we interview Melissa Johnson—house flipper extraordinaire and owner of the company Lead Propeller,…
294: Meet Property Management Extraordinaire, RE Investor & Hotel Owner Jesse McCue
Aug 30, 2018 • 80 min
Are you happy with the current state of your real estate business? If you’re like most people, the answer is no. On today’s show, we interview property management superstar Jesse McCue and dig deep into how he’s became Maine’s top property manager as well…
293: How to Retire Early With Real Estate & Do What Matters More with Chad Carson
Aug 23, 2018 • 66 min
Have you ever thought about retiring early, traveling, and living your best life now? On today’s show, we interview Chad Carson, author of the new BiggerPockets Publishing book Retire Early With Real Estate. Today Chad shares how he and his partner were…
292: 200+ Deals in the First Four Years with Ryan Pineda
Aug 16, 2018 • 74 min
Can you really create a massive real estate empire in a short time when starting with almost nothing? In today’s episode, you’ll not only discover that it’s possible, but you’ll see exactly how it was done. We sit down with Ryan Pineda, a former baseball…
291: How to Build a Business That Helps Find Deals Before Anyone Else with Neal Collins
Aug 9, 2018 • 76 min
Are you struggling with finding deals in today’s market, where the best properties go fast? On today’s show, we interview Neal Collins, an investor in the red hot Portland Oregon who has figured out a way to find deals before anyone else even sees them!…
290: 7 Paths to Financial Independence with Brandon & David PLUS Josh Dorkin Tells Us Where He’s Been!
Aug 2, 2018 • 116 min
Are you ready to get really excited about the life possible through real estate? This show will go down in BP history as one of the foundational episodes: Brandon Turner and David Greene dive deep into seven unique and powerful strategies for building a…
289: Using Other People’s Money to Build Your Real Estate Empire with Matt Faircloth
Jul 26, 2018 • 69 min
Building a real estate business can be one of the best ways to achieve financial freedom. The problem for most, however, is money: There simply isn’t enough in your hands to get all the deals you want. That’s why today’s show might be the most impactful…
288: 75 Rental Units in Their Early 30s with Jason and Carrie Harris
Jul 19, 2018 • 55 min
It takes a long, long time to become successful in real estate and financially free — doesn’t it? Well, not according to the power couple on today’s show! In this episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with Utah’s Jason and Carrie Harris, who…
287: Putting Together Real Estate Deals Using Creativity Instead of Cash with Shiloh Lundahl
Jul 12, 2018 • 76 min
How much money does it take to invest in real estate? Is there really such a thing as “no- or low-money down?” After you hear today’s interview, you’ll know the truth! Today we sit down with Shiloh Lundahl, a real estate investor who specializes in…
286: $13M in Equity from One Deal & Cash Flowing Despite Being Comatose with AJ Osborne
Jul 5, 2018 • 76 min
Ever have a conversation that is just impacts your life so powerfully you wish you could share it with everyone? That’s exactly what our conversation on today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast is! Our guest, AJ Osborne, shares an incredible story of…
285: 3 Reasons Multifamily Rentals Might Be the Perfect Investment with Paul Moore
Jun 28, 2018 • 61 min
Is there such thing as a “perfect investment?” According to today’s guest, yes. Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we sit down with Paul Moore, a real estate investor whose 18-year journey through real estate has included house flipping, new construction,…
284: The “Miracle” Behind Becoming a Millionaire with Hal Elrod and David Osborn
Jun 21, 2018 • 56 min
Wealth is not an accident, it’s a choice. And on today’s powerful episode of The BiggerPockets Podcast, you’ll learn exactly how to make that choice each and every day. We’re excited to bring back two return guests, Hal Elrod and David Osborn, to talk…
283: 18 Houses in the First 18 Months with Paul Thompson
Jun 14, 2018 • 79 min
Start slow—or take off like a rocket? When it comes to real estate investing, the choice isn’t the same for all. This week, our guest Paul Thompson made a clear choice: Rocket! After realizing the fragile nature of his six-figure salary, he set out to…
282: How to Create the Perfect Partnership with Tim and Jay
Jun 7, 2018 • 81 min
When does one plus one equal WAY more than two? Real estate partnerships! On this episode of The BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with two real estate investors (Jay Helms and Tim Kelly) who were attempting to build their business alone, but found they…
281: How to Get Your First Deal—An Episode For New Investors With Bill, Jacob, and David!
May 31, 2018 • 110 min
Your first deal might just be your most important — because it leads to all the rest. That’s why it’s so imperative to study others who have just recently purchased their first deal! So today we’re excited to bring you a mashup episode, in which we sit…
280: The Key to Making Great Deals (Hint: Overlooked Properties!) with Mark Hentemann (Writer for TV’s Family Guy!)
May 24, 2018 • 78 min
On today’s show, we sit with Mark Hentemann, a writer and producer for TV’s Family Guy who also invests in Los Angeles real estate! Mark shares his incredible success stories, which include his trick for finding overlooked properties, house hacking for…
279: How to Find Overlooked Opportunities in a Hot Market with Andrew Cushman
May 17, 2018 • 73 min
Are you ready to jump into real estate investing, but don’t believe you can find deals in today’s hot market? In this episode, we sit down with multifamily expert Andrew Cushman, who’s actively doing deals in today’s market — and turning big profits. In…
278: The “Boring” Path to Massive Real Estate Success with Charles Roberts
May 10, 2018 • 72 min
Real estate is sexy… most of the time. But is that really what makes it profitable? On today’s show, we sit down with Charles Roberts, an investor and agent from the Denver market. He explains that the secret to success is far more boring than we like to…
277: Building a Six-Figure Family Real Estate Business with Ashley Wilson
May 3, 2018 • 67 min
Many families can’t even enjoy a holiday meal together — but today’s guest has built a real estate empire with hers! Today we sit down with Ashley Wilson, a house flipper who got started investing in real estate while living overseas in Europe. Today,…
276: Early Retirement ($10k/Month) by Age 35 with Bryce Stewart
Apr 26, 2018 • 81 min
Why work at a lame job until you’re too old to enjoy the life you’ve been given? If you are looking to get out of the rat race earlier, this is one episode you can’t afford to miss. Today on The BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with Bryce Stewart, a…
275: Buying 300 Homes While Working a Full-Time Job with Attorney Rob Oliver
Apr 19, 2018 • 75 min
“The wrong lease could cost you $15,000 or more.” That’s one lesson of many you’ll get today on this powerful episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast. In this show, we sit down with real estate investor and attorney Rob Oliver to learn how he went from…
274: “Because of These 3 Simple Rules, I’ve Bought Over 600 Units and Never Lost Money” with Paul Morris
Apr 12, 2018 • 85 min
What rules govern your real estate investing strategy? For most, it’s a tough question to answer. But not for today’s guest, Paul Morris. Paul, co-author of the bestselling Wealth Can’t Wait, has been investing in real estate for more than twenty years…
273: An Introduction to Passive Income Through Real Estate Note Investing with Dave Van Horn
Apr 5, 2018 • 66 min
Most people understand the world of rental properties, house flips, and other common real estate investments. But there is one little-known niche that could provide massive cash flow and profits without the headaches: note investing. In this episode of…
272: No Money, No Deals, No Time? Overcoming Real Estate’s “Big Three” with Brandon Turner & David Greene
Mar 29, 2018 • 90 min
Struggling to build your real estate empire? Not after this show! It’s time to put the no money, no deals, and no time excuses to rest. This episode is 90 minutes of pure fire, as Brandon and David systematically help you overcome the “big three”…
271: Buying 12+ Real Estate Deals Every Month (And How to Lose $750,000) with Sam Craven
Mar 22, 2018 • 58 min
Real estate investors love to talk about their successes, but most refuse to talk about their failed deals. On today’s show, we hit both of those points hard when we sit down with Sam Craven to talk about how his wholesaling business generates hundreds of…
270: Turning Your Primary Residence Into 40 Units & Financial Independence with Amy Arata
Mar 15, 2018 • 71 min
Plenty of people can purchase a house to live in. But how can you leverage that single home into many more real estate deals—enough to achieve financial independence? On today’s episode of The BiggerPockets Podcast we sit down with Amy Arata,…
269: How the New Tax Code Affects Your Real Estate Investments with Amanda Han and Brandon Hall
Mar 8, 2018 • 60 min
Big changes are underway in the U.S. tax code—and it could make a huge difference to your bottom line. Thankfully, today on the BiggerPockets Podcast, we get to sit down with two CPAs who focus entirely on helping real estate investors navigate the tax…
268: Acquiring 20 Long-Distance Rental Homes (on a Military Salary!) with Rich Carey
Mar 1, 2018 • 85 min
Many people feel that because their local market isn’t great for rental property cash flow, they can’t invest. Don’t tell that to today’s guest, who for the past decade has been doing just that—even while working full-time in the U.S. Military! Today’s…
267: From Professional Soccer Player to Rental Property Investor with Nat Borchers
Feb 22, 2018 • 76 min
How does a world-class soccer star set himself up for a lifetime of financial freedom? Rental properties! That’s the story on today’s episode of The BiggerPockets Podcast, where we sit down with Nat “The Beard” Borchersto learn how he built a sizable…
266: How We Used a Partnership to Buy 900 Units with Jake and Gino
Feb 15, 2018 • 73 min
We’re not going to lie: It was hard to come up with a title for this episode because we covered SO much—productivity strategies, morning routines, growing from zero to 900 units, partnerships, 1031 exchanges. Whether you are a top performing real estate…
265: Kidnapped by Russian Mobsters and How to Manage 13,000 Rental Units with Andrew Propst
Feb 8, 2018 • 93 min
Yes, really. Today’s guest was kidnapped in Russia by mobsters and not only lived to tell the tale, but he even went on to invest in rental real estate in a big way, building a massive property management business! In this show, Andrew Propst shares key…
264: Gary Vaynerchuk on Finding Deals Through Social Media & Crushing It as an Entrepreneur
Feb 1, 2018 • 43 min
In today’s world, anyone can call themselves an entrepreneur. But what does it really take to find success as one? That’s the topic on today’s inspiring episode of The BiggerPockets Podcast, where we sit down with New York Times bestselling author Gary…
263: College Dropout to Owning 900+ Units with Bruce Petersen
Jan 25, 2018 • 80 min
Many people have dreams of owning large multifamily properties—but fail to get beyond small deals. Not today’s guest! Today, we sit down with Bruce Petersen, an investor from the Austin, TX area who started with a 48-unit syndication deal and hasn’t…
262: $600,000 in Gross Rents from Mobile Home Parks with Jefferson Lilly
Jan 18, 2018 • 105 min
Mobile Home Parks can be one of the most profitable business models around, but learning to scale without losing all your time can be tough. That’s the story on today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, where we sit down with Jefferson Lilly to talk…
261: 16 Tips for Selling Properties Faster and for More Money with Mindy Jensen
Jan 11, 2018 • 82 min
Here on the BiggerPockets Podcast, we spend a lot of time talking about buying properties—but what about needing to sell them? How does someone get top dollar and get their home sold quickly? Well, today on the podcast, we’re excited to dive deep into…
260: The Ultimate Guide to Negotiating (for the Negotiation-Averse) With Former FBI Hostage Negotiator Chris Voss
Jan 4, 2018 • 90 min
Bank robbers. Terrorists. Motivated sellers. No matter who you’re dealing with, negotiation is vital. As a real estate investor, the question is not if you’ll negotiate but how well will you negotiate—and after this episode, you’ll never negotiate the…
259: Old-School Investing Wisdom from 60+ Years with Mike Anderson
Dec 28, 2017 • 88 min
One of the most impactful moments for most real estate investors is meeting a “mentor,” someone older and wiser who can share with them the lessons they’ve learned. That’s exactly what today’s episode of The BiggerPockets Podcast is! Mike Anderson has…
258: Six-Figure House Flipping with Gabe DaSilva
Dec 21, 2017 • 61 min
Massive goals encourage massive action—and a massive plan to get there. That’s the truth behind today’s episode of The BiggerPockets Podcast, where we sit down with Gabe DaSilva, a New Jersey real estate investor who specializes in a unique niche of house…
257: But My Market is Too Expensive!” (How to Become a Long-Distance Real Estate Investor) with David Greene
Dec 14, 2017 • 86 min
Investing outside of your local market can strike fear into the hearts of even the most savvy real estate investor. But long-distance investing doesn’t need to be extra risky! In fact, today’s guest argues that it might just be the most profitable…
256: The Surprising (Scientific) Truth Behind What Makes You Successful with Eric Barker
Dec 7, 2017 • 74 min
Why do some people achieve incredible success while most others struggle? Why do some reach their goals while others give up within days of setting them? Why do some people make WAY more money at work while others are stuck in the mailroom for 40 years?…
255: Six-Figure Real Estate Investing in Just 20 Hours a Week with Elliot Smith
Nov 30, 2017 • 83 min
How many hours per week does it take to be a successful real estate investor? The answer on today’s episode might surprise you. Today we’re sitting down with Elliot Smith, a real estate investor from Washington State who has an incredible story to tell…
254: Tim Ferriss on Real Estate, Becoming a Top Performer and His Tribe of Mentors
Nov 23, 2017 • 123 min
Today’s guest needs no introduction, but this would look funny without one, so here we go! Today on The BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with Tim Ferriss, author of #1 New York Times Bestseller The Four Hour Work Week and his newest title, Tribe of…
253: Recession-Resistant Investing & the Benefits of Buying Shopping Centers with David Puchi
Nov 16, 2017 • 67 min
Most of the guests here on the BiggerPockets Podcast have focused on residential properties—but there is a whole different world to explore in the commercial real estate space. That’s why we’re thrilled to bring you this powerful interview with an…
252: House Hacking (Your First Deal) & Life Hacking with Craig Curelop
Nov 9, 2017 • 70 min
People spend years thinking about buying real estate—but many never take the first step. Not today’s guest, though! Today, we sit down with Craig Curelop, a new investor in the expensive Denver market, as he shares his story of buying his very first…
251: Replacing Your Income with Real Estate as a DIY Landlord with Eric Drenckhahn
Nov 2, 2017 • 61 min
How do you build up an arsenal of relevant landlording knowledge? Through hands-on experience. Eric Drenckhahn is a “DIY landlord” who has managed his mid-sized portfolio for years and who has come across countless maintenance and landlording issues. Join…
250: Grant Cardone on Multifamily Investing and Why You Should Never Buy a House!
Oct 26, 2017 • 92 min
It’s the episode you’ve been waiting for: Grant Cardone is BACK on the BiggerPockets Podcast! Last time Grant was on the show he owned $350 million in real estate. Now, with over $600 million, he’s just warming up! From the moment this show begins, it’s a…
249: House Hacking, Live-In Flips, and Investing Purposefully with Josh Daniels
Oct 19, 2017 • 51 min
Why do you want to invest in real estate? Is it just about having a lot of units—or is it about creating a life you can be proud of? On today’s episode of The BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with Josh Daniels, a real estate investor in Montana who,…
248: From Shop Teacher to Multifamily Syndicator with Todd Dexheimer
Oct 12, 2017 • 74 min
Looking to scale up your real estate investing business? If so, don’t miss this incredibly powerful episode of The BiggerPockets Podcast. On today’s show, you’ll meet Todd Dexheimer, who started investing in real estate while working a full-time job as a…
247: How to Buy Your First (or Next) Property by the End of the Year [The 90-Day Challenge!]
Oct 5, 2017 • 101 min
Today’s podcast is unlike anything you’ve heard before. Today, we’re not interviewing anyone. Instead, we’re going to motivate, educate, and inspire you to take some MASSIVE ACTION and sprint to the end of the year! Why 90 days? Because the end of 2017 is…
246: Surviving the Coming Crash, Earning 20% Returns, and Buying Mobile Home Parks with Kevin Bupp
Sep 28, 2017 • 87 min
When most investors hear the words “mobile home park,” they turn and run the other way. But not today’s guest, who’s found incredible success buying (and repositioning) mobile home parks. You’ll learn how Kevin Bupp got his real estate started with single…
245: Creating Wealth that Lasts Generations with Bestselling Author Ryan Holiday
Sep 21, 2017 • 97 min
Are you in this business to make a quick buck—or are you looking to build generational wealth for you and your family? If the latter is true for you, don’t miss a moment of this powerful show with bestselling author Ryan Holiday. Ryan, best known for his…
244: “Unfair” Taxes and Unfair Advantages with Linda Weygant, CPA
Sep 14, 2017 • 74 min
There are a lot of reasons to love being a real estate investor. One of the most impressive is the “unfair” tax treatment investors get by the US Government – and we mean that in a good way! On today’s episode of The BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down…
243: “How I Built 7-Figures of Wealth on a Working-Class Salary” with Joe “JD” Martin
Sep 7, 2017 • 65 min
Let’s be honest: not everyone is trying to buy hundreds or thousands of properties. In fact – just a small handful of incredible deals can help build impressive wealth AND great income. That’s the story you’ll hear today as we speak with Joe “JD” Martin,…
242: How to Live an Incredible Life Now & Achieve Early Retirement with Josh Randall
Aug 31, 2017 • 70 min
Money doesn’t buy happiness – but it can give you the freedom to live a truly extraordinary life, something our guest today can really speak to! We sit down with Josh Randall, an investor from Kentucky with nearly 100 units who also works as a full-time…
241: From Local Flips to Raising Funds and Turnkey Investing Around the Country with Jeff Wallenius
Aug 24, 2017 • 72 min
Is it possible to go from firefighter to real estate mogul? Just ask Jeff Wallenius, who started with a single flip, financed entirely with hard money. He was able to parlay that early success into a profitable flipping business and has been flipping…
240: Flipping Your Way Out of (Student Loan) Debt & the Transition to Rentals with Brentin Hess
Aug 17, 2017 • 79 min
Financial debt (like student loans or credit cards) is irritating, expensive, and flat-out dangerous. But you don’t have to be stuck paying the minimum payments for decades like most Americans. Today, we’re excited to introduce you to Brentin Hess, a…
239: Achieving Financial Freedom at Age 32 with Austin Fruechting
Aug 10, 2017 • 73 min
Many people dream of achieving financial freedom, but how many actually get there? Today on The BiggerPockets Podcast, you’ll meet one man who did just that. Austin Fruechting began buying rental properties less than 10 years ago, but by the age of 32 was…
238: Becoming a Real Estate Millionaire on a Teacher’s Salary with Michael “Swanny” Swan
Aug 3, 2017 • 86 min
Is it possible to invest in real estate if you live in an expensive market—and earn a teacher’s salary? According to today’s guest, it’s not only possible, but it can be incredibly profitable! Today’s guest, Michael Swan, is a P.E. teacher who lives in…
237: Partnerships & BRRRR Investing While Working Full-Time With Ian Reeves
Jul 27, 2017 • 79 min
In this episode of The BiggerPockets Podcast, we’re excited to talk about two incredibly powerful strategies any real estate investor (new or experienced!) can use to grow their business: partnerships and BRRRR investing. Today’s guest, Ian Reeves, used a…
236: From Tragedy to Broke to $400,000 a Month with Lance Wakefield
Jul 20, 2017 • 91 min
How does one scale a real estate investing business to hundreds of thousands of dollars in profit in under two years? That’s the topic on today’s episode of The BiggerPockets Podcast, where you’ll hear just how Lance Wakefield, a real estate wholesaler in…
235: How to Find and Fund Real Estate Deals with Anson Young
Jul 13, 2017 • 69 min
From the millions of people who come to BiggerPockets each month, there are two issues that we hear about over and over and over: People can’t find deals, and they can’t find money. So today on the BiggerPockets Podcast,we’re excited to dive deep into…
234: Tenants, Evictions, & The Dark Side of No Money Down with Ryan Murdock
Jul 6, 2017 • 65 min
People often toss around the term “passive income” when it comes to owning rental properties. And, in truth, there are ways to make managing tenants passive. But for the majority of investors, being a landlord can be tough. On today’s show, we talk with…
233: 15 Deals in the First 18 Months with Arianne Lemire
Jun 29, 2017 • 53 min
Some investors get started slowly—a deal here, a deal there. But for Arianne Lemire, going slow was not an option. Arianne began investing just a year and a half ago but has already done 15 deals, with more coming in every month! How did she do it? As she…
232: The Four Lead Sources Nathan Brooks is Using to Flip 120 Houses a Year
Jun 22, 2017 • 93 min
Why do some people struggle finding one single real estate deal, when others are finding dozens each month? What’s the secret to getting consistent leads? According to our guest today, it’s relationships—and specifically, there are four types of…
231: A Simple Strategy for Doing 25 Deals a Month with Brett Snodgrass
Jun 15, 2017 • 78 min
There are a lot of “shady” people in the real estate space, and wholesalers tend to be the worst offenders. So today on The BiggerPockets Podcast, we are excited to bring you an interview with Brett Snograss, an investor from Indianapolis market who’s…
230: Real Estate Investing as a Side Hustle with Grammy-Winning Producer Seth Mosley
Jun 8, 2017 • 65 min
Real estate doesn’t need to be a full-time business, but it can be a fantastic side hustle! That’s the topic on today’s episode of The BiggerPockets Podcast, where we sit down with Seth Mosley, a musical artist and producer (with several Grammy awards to…
229: Early Retirement Through Short-Term Rental Properties with Zeona McIntyre
Jun 1, 2017 • 89 min
Not everyone wants to work a “real job”—but luckily, real estate investing can offer financial freedom for those willing to put in the work. Today’s guest on The BiggerPockets Podcast exemplifies this perfectly! Our guest today, Zeona McIntyre, is a…
228: Partnerships, Landlording, and Getting Started in Real Estate with Meghan McCallum
May 25, 2017 • 70 min
A lot of newbies get stuck when trying to get their first few deals. After all, figuring out how to find properties, how to get the money needed to buy them, and how to not mismanage the property are all big tasks. That’s why we’re excited to bring you…
227: From Single Family Houses to $130,000,000 in Multifamily with Joe Fairless
May 18, 2017 • 80 min
Scaling: It’s a term often tossed around in business and real estate, but what does it actually look like? Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast, you’ll see firsthand how one investor went from a small handful of single family houses to purchasing over…
226: From D-Student to $400,000 in Annual Rental Property Cash Flow with David Osborn
May 11, 2017 • 73 min
What does true wealth look like? Is it simply money or something more? And how does one achieve that wealth? That’s the topic on today’s episode of The BiggerPockets Podcast, where we sit down with David Osborn, a highly successful real estate investor,…
225: Surviving a Real Estate Crash and Investing Out-of-State with Kathy Fettke
May 4, 2017 • 76 min
A lot of investors love to talk about the good times. But for life-long real estate investors, failure is often inevitable, especially during real estate crashes. That’s why we’re excited to bring you this discussion with Kathy Fettke today on the…
224: Building a Process to Buy 17 Deals a Week with Chris Clothier
Apr 27, 2017 • 75 min
What does it take to buy 17 deals a week? What if we told you it was the exact same process needed to buy just one deal per year? That’s the topic on today’s show, where we sit down with Chris Clothier to talk about how his company is buying up to 17…
223: How to Become Set for Life Through House Hacking, Frugality, and Maximizing Your Income with Scott Trench
Apr 20, 2017 • 90 min
A lot of people want to achieve financial freedom—but many who start the journey never arrive. So what’s the best way to truly set yourself up for success in achieving financial independence and wealth? That’s the topic of today’s show, where we sit down…
222: Lessons Learned from 40+ Years as a Real Estate Investor with Jay Hinrichs
Apr 13, 2017 • 78 min
Success leaves clues! Rather than trying to figure it all out on your own, why not listen to someone who has been involved with nearly every aspect of real estate for decades? On today’s episode of The BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with Jay Hinrichs,…
221: Buy and Hold Real Estate—What Works and What Doesn’t with Tim Shiner
Apr 6, 2017 • 77 min
A lot of people want to invest in rental properties, but a lot of people also fail when they jump in. Why? That’s the topic on today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, where we sit down with Tim Shiner to learn his story of going from zero to over…
220: Student Rentals, Multifamily, & the Silent Cash Flow Killer with Jesse Fragale
Mar 30, 2017 • 72 min
Many people buy real estate hoping to make great cash flow. But all too often that cash flow is quickly eaten away by a silent but deadly thief. In this episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, Josh and Brandon sit down with real estate investor Jesse…
219: Private Lending, Turnkey, and Crowdfunding Real Estate with Dr. Kenyon Meadows
Mar 23, 2017 • 59 min
Many people invest in real estate hoping to make “passive income” but instead find they work more than they would at a day job! But not all real estate niches require a lot of time—and today’s show proves that! Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit…
218: Driving for Deal Flow and Remarkable Educational Marketing with Erik Stark
Mar 16, 2017 • 56 min
Why is it some investors buy deals every single month, when others look for years without landing a single great real estate deal? Two words: deal flow. On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with Erik Stark to talk about how he…
217: How to Work Less and Earn More Using the 80/20 Rule with Perry Marshall
Mar 9, 2017 • 64 min
Every day, our lives are consumed by things that simply don’t amount to much. In fact, most of your successes will come from a very small percentage of your activities. That’s the basic concept of the 80/20 rule, and today’s guest is one of the world’s…
216: Buying 150 Houses and Experiencing a Financial Meltdown with Damion Lupo
Mar 2, 2017 • 70 min
On today’s episode of The BiggerPockets Podcast, we’re pumped to introduce you to Damion Lupo, an experienced real estate investor and hard money lender who has seen it all in real estate—both the good and bad! You’ll learn how it was Damion’s naiveté…
215: Condo Conversions, Student Rentals, and Profiting in a Hot Market with Ricky Beliveau
Feb 23, 2017 • 57 min
Boston is a tough market. Prices are high, but even high rents aren’t enough to make it profitable to invest. Ricky Beliveau makes money by renting to students, converting small multifamily buildings into condos (it’s easier than you think!), and…
214: Building a $30M Fund to Invest in Real Estate with Joel Sherlock
Feb 16, 2017 • 50 min
Some investors buy a single house. Some buy a small multifamily. But today on The BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with someone who jumped into real estate in a much bigger way! Joel Sherlock is an investor from Canada who put together a $30 million…
213: Investing in Real Estate without Being a Landlord with Noah Kagan
Feb 9, 2017 • 65 min
If there is one thing you can know for sure by listening to the BiggerPockets Podcast, it’s this: There are a LOT of ways to invest in real estate! That’s why we’re excited to bring you today’s interview with Noah Kagan, who invests in a different way…
212: Buying a 115-Unit Apartment Complex for No Cash Out of Pocket with Brian Murray
Feb 2, 2017 • 73 min
How much does it cost to buy a large apartment complex? Millions? Think again! On today’s episode of The BiggerPockets Podcast, we’re excited to welcome back Brian Murray to the show. Brian, who was last seen on episode 126, has done some pretty amazing…
211: Investing in Out-of-State Rentals and Notes with Bob Malecki
Jan 26, 2017 • 63 min
What’s the best way to invest in real estate when the numbers don’t make sense in your backyard? Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with Bob Malecki, a real estate investor who started by purchasing local rental properties but quickly shifted…
210: My First Deal Changed My Life! A Newbie Show with Sunny, SunMarie, and Sam
Jan 19, 2017 • 62 min
Can a single real estate deal change your life? Definitely! That’s the topic on today’s “newbie episode” of the BiggerPockets Podcast, where we sit down for several interviews with real estate investors who have just purchased their first deal. In the…
209: Flipping 83 Homes in the Last 18 Months with Kevin Carroll
Jan 12, 2017 • 61 min
Is small thinking holding you back? Not after this episode! Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast, Josh and Brandon talk with Kevin Carroll, a real estate investor who decided 18 months ago that he wanted to start flipping houses… and has done 83 flips in…
208: Buying 41 Units on Your First Deal + Mobile Home Park Investing with Jack Baczek
Jan 5, 2017 • 52 min
Most people begin their real estate investing with a small single family purchase. Some even start with a duplex or triplex. But today’s guest on the BiggerPockets Podcast skipped the intro phase and jumped right into a 41-unit property early in his 20s!…
207: How to Achieve Greater Success by Doing Less with Devin Elder
Dec 29, 2016 • 55 min
Real estate investors wear a lot of hats, especially in the beginning: contractor, bookkeeper, receptionist, and more. But if you truly want to grow your business, you must do LESS. At least, that’s the message you’ll hear today on The BiggerPockets…
206: Taking Massive Action to Do 20+ Deals in Two Years with Joe England
Dec 22, 2016 • 59 min
Two years ago, Joe England was just a full-time military guy, dreaming about financial freedom. Now, he’s done over 20 deals and is taking massive action to create an incredible future for himself. On this episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we dive…
205: Snowballing from Single Family Houses to Apartment Complexes with Jered Sturm
Dec 15, 2016 • 62 min
How does one transition from doing simple houses to more complex deals? That’s the topic on today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, where we sit down once again with Jered Sturm, a real estate investor from the Midwest who’s made the transition from…
204: Flipping 30+ Deals by Age Twenty-Five with Chris Gill
Dec 8, 2016 • 59 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast, you’ll hear from Chris Gill, a real estate investor in the San Antonio market who has only been investing for three years but has already done over 30 deals — mostly fix and flips. On this episode, we walk through…
203: Finding Deals, Funding, Contractors, and Mentors with Matt and Liz Faircloth
Dec 1, 2016 • 79 min
When learning how to invest in real estate successfully, most people struggle finding four things: mentors, contractors, deals, and funding. That’s why today we’re excited to bring back Matt and Liz Faircloth onto The BiggerPockets Podcast to talk about…
202: Escaping the Rat Race Through Rental Properties with Mark Walker
Nov 24, 2016 • 59 min
Most people dream of getting out of the “rat race,” quitting their day job, and living on passive income sources. However, usually that’s just wishful thinking. But today, we’re excited to introduce you to a real estate investor who did just that using…
201: Flipping 100+ “Zombie” Houses with Justin Stamper
Nov 17, 2016 • 73 min
Dead “zombie” houses are everywhere — just waiting for you to bring them back to life if you are willing to take the risk! That’s the story we dive deep into today on the BiggerPockets Podcast when we sit down with reality TV star Justin Stamper, a real…
200: A Step-by-Step Guide to Buying Your First Real Estate Investment
Nov 10, 2016 • 82 min
Welcome to the BiggerPockets Podcast show 200! We wanted to create a show that we could point people to in the future as an ultimate resource for building their real estate investment business. If you are new, this will give you a step-by-step plan. If…
199: 25 Doors by Age 25 with Houssein Al-Eidan
Nov 3, 2016 • 56 min
Real estate investing is no longer just for older generations! Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with Houssein Al-Eidan, an accountant from the St Louis area who has purchased 25 rental units — and he’s just turning 25 years old this month!…
198: Financial Freedom Through Small Multifamily Rentals with Eric Bowlin
Oct 27, 2016 • 56 min
How many rental units does it take to achieve “financial freedom?” Maybe not as many as you think! That’s the topic on today’s episode, where Josh and Brandon sit down to talk with Eric Bowlin, a real estate investor who achieved financial freedom at the…
197: Starting with $10k and Buying 52 Units in 3 Years with Chris Heeren
Oct 20, 2016 • 65 min
Get ready to be inspired, amazed, and blown away with today’s BiggerPockets episode! Today on the show we’re sitting down with Chris Heeren, a real estate investor from Wisconsin who’s absolutely crushing it with his rental property investing. In just the…
196: LLCs, House Hacking, and Saving on Taxes with Brandon Hall
Oct 13, 2016 • 83 min
What has five letters but causes so much fear that millions of wannabe investors never get started? That’s right: TAXES. But taxes don’t need to be scary — and understanding and utilizing the tax system can actually help grow your business and help you…
195: Financing College Rentals & Mobile Home Parks Using Remarkable Creativity with Rudy Curtler
Oct 6, 2016 • 68 min
Trying to build a real estate empire while working a full-time job can be tough, which is why many people decide to use a partner to maximize their results. That’s the story on today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, where we sit down with Rudy…
194: Achieving Impressive Spreads Through High-End Flips with Justin Silverio
Sep 29, 2016 • 51 min
Is your ultimate goal to increase the spreads of your investments to the point where you can comfortably quit your job? Tune in for a conversation withJustin Silverio, an investor who successfully made the switch to full-time real estate entrepreneur and…
193: Finding and Managing Rental Properties While Working Full-Time with Steve Garner
Sep 22, 2016 • 60 min
Everyone knows rental properties can be a great way to build wealth and cash flow. Yet so few people ever take the steps needed to build their portfolio. That’s why we’re excited for you to listen to this week’s episode of The BiggerPockets Podcast! On…
192: Income from Cash Flow but Wealth from Appreciation with Russel Brazil
Sep 15, 2016 • 58 min
“I can’t invest in real estate — everything is too expensive” is a common statement used by newbie real estate investors across the world. But is it true? Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast, we’re excited to dig in on the topic with Russell Brazil, an…
191: Buying Out-of-State Rentals and Investing Later in Life with Bill Manassero
Sep 8, 2016 • 58 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast, we’re excited to introduce you to a man who didn’t start investing until later in life but has built an impressive portfolio in the past few years. Even more, he bought his rentals thousands of miles away from where he…
190: Building 61 Different Passive Streams of Income with Pat Hiban
Sep 1, 2016 • 66 min
Are you building vertical or horizontal income in your life? If you aren’t sure, don’t miss this exceptionally important episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, where we talk with Pat Hiban about creating multiple streams of passive income. Pat, who is a…
189: 500 Deals, the $100,000 Wholesale Paycheck, & the Systems That Make it Work with Tarl Yarber
Aug 25, 2016 • 82 min
Are you looking to ultimately work less, travel more, and life proactively rather than reactively? The key to this life is found in systems. And on today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we are excited to introduce you to a guest who’s a master at…
188: Using 20+ Years of Studying Market Cycles to Buy Low & Sell High David Gudmundsen
Aug 18, 2016 • 79 min
Is the real estate market about to collapse? Do we have 10 more years? What’s the future hold? While no one can definitively answer these questions, today’s guest has some keen insight into timing the market, allowing you to “buy low and sell high.”…
187: Building Wealth Through Older Small Multifamily Properties with Dana Bull
Aug 11, 2016 • 57 min
In this episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we talk about a subject many investors debate about: investing in OLD properties. Today’s guest, Dana Bull, has filled her portfolio with properties over 100 years — and she dishes out the good, the bad, and…
186: How to Get Your First Few Properties - Even in a Competitive Market with Dave Meyer
Aug 4, 2016 • 64 min
There are a lot of excuses people use for why they don’t invest in real estate. Maybe they work too much. Maybe they don’t have any money. Maybe the market is too hot. But some — like our guest today — don’t let those difficulties stop them. Instead, they…
185: How “Rent-to-Own” Can Increase Cash Flow and Maximize Equity with Bill Powers
Jul 28, 2016 • 52 min
On today’s episode of The BiggerPockets Podcast, Josh and Brandon sit down with Bill Powers, a real estate investor from the Chicago suburbs, to learn how he went from zero to over 70 units in five yearswhile focusing on lease options — also known as…
184: From Real Estate Agent to 800+ Deals with Bill Lublin
Jul 21, 2016 • 54 min
In today’s humorous episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, you’ll meet Bill Lublin, a real estate expert who has invested in over 800 deals while also building the largest real estate agency in his state! You’ll learn how Bill got his start in real estate…
183: Achieving Financial Independence Through Rental Properties with Sarah Pritchett
Jul 14, 2016 • 59 min
What does it take to achieve financial independence? Thousands of deals and a 100+ hour work-week hustle? Not according to today’s guest! Today we bring you an incredible interview with Sarah P. who just one year ago began her journey toward financial…
182: 674 Multifamily Units in Three Years with Jake & Gino
Jul 7, 2016 • 66 min
Whether you own a single property or 1,000 units, systematizing your business is the key to growth. That’s why we’re excited to introduce you to Jake Stenziano and Gino Barbaro, a real estate partnership that’s scaled to 674 units in just the past three…
181: Finding Deals & Scaling in a Competitive Market with Lauren Hardy
Jun 30, 2016 • 57 min
Let’s be honest: It can be tough to find a great deal in today’s competitive real estate market. If you find yourself in that situation, you are going to love today’s show! Today we hear from Lauren Hardy, a house flipper and wholesaler in the highly…
180: 58 Deals by Age Twenty-Three with Devan McClish
Jun 23, 2016 • 61 min
What were you doing at 23 years old? Probably not building 17 houses like today’s guest! That’s right — our guest today on the BiggerPockets Podcast is Devan McClish, a real estate investor from Nashville who’s done nearly 60 deals in just the past couple…
179: Doing the “Impossible” by Buying 100+ Units in His First Two Years with Dale Hensel
Jun 16, 2016 • 65 min
What stops most people from achieving massive success through real estate? Money? Cheap properties? Knowledge? According to our guest today, it’s fear. That’s why we’re excited to introduce you to Dale Hensel, an investor who’s done everything from single…
178: From House Hacker to House Flipper & Landlord with Charlie Kao
Jun 9, 2016 • 59 min
Trying to build a real estate portfolio when you are brand new and work a full-time job can be tough. That’s why today we are excited to bring you an interview with an investor (and moonlighting stand-up comedian) with a remarkable story of using various…
177: Using Fixer-Upper Rentals (BRRRR) to Achieve Financial Independence with Ben Walhood
Jun 2, 2016 • 56 min
When you hear the acronym “BRRRR,” what comes to mind? Winter? Well, today on the BiggerPockets Podcast, we’re going to talk about BRRRR — and, no, we’re not talking about the temperature! On this powerful episode, we dive deep into one of the most…
176: How to Close 100+ Deals In Your First 18 Months with Tom Krol
May 26, 2016 • 66 min
Everyone knows it’s tough to find deals in today’s real estate market — but somehow our guest today, Tom Krol, didn’t get that memo! In his first 18 months, Tom closed over one hundred wholesale dealsand has continued to dominate his market. In this…
175: The Power of a Team to Build a Multifamily Real Estate Empire with Mike O’Connor and Matt Wood
May 19, 2016 • 63 min
Building a real estate portfolio can be challenging — but taking others along for the ride can help everyone achieve incredible results. That’s the topic on today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast,where we sit down with Mike O’Connor and Matt Wood,…
174: Lessons Learned From 2,000+ Transactions Over 44 Years with Dave Short
May 12, 2016 • 70 min
Around BiggerPockets, we often encourage newer investors to sit down with an experienced real estate investor to “pick their brain” and soak up their wisdom. Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast, we want to do just that. Dave Short began investing in real…
173: Flipping 100+ Houses in an Expensive, Competitive Market with Steve Jones
May 5, 2016 • 62 min
House flipping can be incredibly profitable and fun — but for many people, trying to make it work is next to impossible because of the high cost of homes. That’s why on this episode we’re excited to chat with Steve Jones, a house flipper from Southern…
172: Breaking Into Apartment Investing with a 100-Unit First Deal with Jonathan Twombly
Apr 28, 2016 • 72 min
Have you ever dreamed of owning large apartment complexes? If so, don’t miss this powerful interview with Jonathan Twombly, a real estate investor whose very first deal had over 100 units! You’ll learn why Jonathan skipped the “small deal phase” and…
170: The Journey From Flipping Houses to Owning 1,470 Units with Andrew Cushman
Apr 14, 2016 • 65 min
On this inspiring episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with real estate entrepreneur Andrew Cushman to learn how he went from a full-time job as a chemical engineer to a house flipper and finally a real estate syndicator, buying over 1400…
169: Using Hustle and Persistence to Build Wealth Through Real Estate with David Greene
Apr 7, 2016 • 63 min
What does it take to truly find success in real estate — especially when you make an average salary and live in an expensive city? That’s the topic of today’s show, where we sit down with David Greene, a full-time police officer in the San Francisco…
168: Building Hundreds of Homes to Sell or Rent with Cameron Skinner
Mar 31, 2016 • 53 min
Today we’re excited to bring you an interview with a savvy investor who’s done over 500 deals — Cameron Skinner. Cameron got his start with new construction spec builds in the late 1990s and due to the changing economy created an interesting twist that we…
167: 0 to 25 Units in Your First Year (Part-Time!) with Kevin Wood
Mar 24, 2016 • 78 min
People have a lot of excuses about why they aren’t’ investing in real estate. “I work too much.” “I live in an expensive area.” “I don’t know enough.” But on today’s show, we sit down with a BiggerPockets member who is absolutely crushing it — despite a…
166: How Modeling Greatness Can Get You To 100+ Deals with Matt Aitchison
Mar 17, 2016 • 96 min
One of the best ways to achieve incredible results in your life is to model others who have succeeded before. At least- that’s how our guest today was able to do over 100 deals- all before his 28th birthday! Today Matt Aitchison shares his story of…
164: Scaling from 0 to 400+ Deals Through Real Estate Entrepreneurship with Steve Mills
Mar 3, 2016 • 76 min
What’s it truly take to go from beginner to advanced in real estate? On this episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with Steve Mills, who shares exactly how he was able to overcome a bad first deal, find mentors, work with a partner, and…
163: Making Your Real Estate Business Soar While Working a Full-Time Job with Bill Allen
Feb 25, 2016 • 69 min
Having a full-time job can make investing in real estate tough. However, with the right systems, people, and plan, your business can thrive no matter how few hours you have to dedicate towards it! In this episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down…
162: How to Pay Less to the IRS with Amanda Han, CPA
Feb 18, 2016 • 69 min
No one likes paying taxes, so let’s talk about how you can pay FAR less to the IRS! On today’s show, we sit down with real estate investor and CPA Amanda Han, the author of the brand new book The Book on Tax Strategies for the Savvy Real Estate Investors.…
161: Turning Good Income Into Incredible Legacy Wealth with NFL Star Ryan Broyles
Feb 11, 2016 • 54 min
A lot of people make good income from their jobs, but few are able to turn that income into lasting, generational wealth. That’s why we’re super pumped to bring you this interview with professional football player Ryan Broyles. Ryan shares the strategies…
Getting Started Investing in Real Estate - An Interview with My Real Estate Mentor
Feb 4, 2016 • 71 min
160: From 0 to 50 Flips in 5 Years (While Still Working a Job!) with Stefanie Marshall
Feb 4, 2016 • 74 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down and chat with Stefanie Marshall, an investor from Northern California who has flipped more than 50 properties in the last five years, all while working a job as an accountant! In this powerful (and…
159: How to Build a Real Estate Business That Buys 60 Deals a Year with Nathan Brooks
Jan 28, 2016 • 67 min
Anyone can buy a house. However, it takes a special kind of business (and business owner) to buy dozens of deals every year. That’s the story on today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, when we sit down with Nathan Brooks to talk about how he went…
158: An Easy-to-Follow Blueprint for Building Your Real Estate Deal Pipeline with Jeff DeCarlo
Jan 21, 2016 • 70 min
Great real estate deals can be hard to find in a competitive market. So how do some investors manage to find multiple deals every month? That’s the focus of today’s show, where we sit down with active real estate entrepreneur Jeff DeCarlo as he shares his…
157: A Simple Morning Ritual to Help You Dominate Every Area of Your Life with Hal Elrod
Jan 14, 2016 • 87 min
He was clinically dead for six minutes. No heartbeat. No sign of life. But Hal Elrod came back from this devastating event and has impacted millions in the process through his bestselling book, The Miracle Morning. Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast…
156: Lifestyle Engineering Through Commercial, Residential, and Vacation Rentals with Mark Spidell
Jan 7, 2016 • 59 min
On this episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with Mark Spidell, an investor from the great state of Colorado, to discuss how he uses real estate to engineer his ideal lifestyle! We talk about partnering with family, investing out-of-state,…
155: From Zero to 200+ Deals in Five Years with Sharad Mehta
Dec 31, 2015 • 70 min
Boom! Prepare to be blown away by this unbelievable interview with an investor who’s gone from nothing to more than 200 deals in just five years! You’ll learn how Sharad was able to find great deals, finance those deals, and build an investment portfolio…
154: Finding Incredible Deals to Flip or Rent from 3,000 Miles Away with Bob Couture
Dec 24, 2015 • 56 min
Finding deals in your own backyard can be tough — but today we’re talking to a guest who finds incredible deals from across the country! Bob Couture joins us today to tell us his inspiring story of starting out with several “failed” flips, finding a…
153: From $600k in Debt to 108 Single Family Rentals with Linda McKissack
Dec 17, 2015 • 59 min
On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we are excited to bring you an interview with a prolific investor (and author of one of the world’s biggest real estate books, HOLD: How to Find, Buy, and Rent Houses for Wealth), Linda McKissack! Linda…
152: Building Wealth and Passive Income with Rental Properties with Ben Leybovich, Brian Burke, and Serge Shukhat
Dec 10, 2015 • 82 min
How would you like to own ten, fifty, or a thousand rental units? That’s the topic of today’s podcast roundtable with three previous guests of the BiggerPockets Podcast, Ben Leybovich, Brian Burke, and Serge Shukhat. These three investors have three very…
150: Designing a Lifestyle-Based Real Estate Business with Luke Swab
Nov 26, 2015 • 63 min
For some, the goal of real estate is to make tens of millions of dollars. For others, like today’s guest, it’s a way to finance an incredible life. Today’s guest, Luke Swab, shares with us his story of designing his lifestyle through real estate and how…
149: Early Retirement, Real Estate Bubbles, and Dangerous Scams with Radio/TV Star Clark Howard!
Nov 19, 2015 • 45 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast, we’re excited to sit down with an individual many people already know from television, radio, and the newspaper — Clark Howard. Besides being a nationally-syndicated radio and TV star, Clark Howard is also a real estate…
148: From 0 to 51 Units Despite Living in a Crazy Expensive Location with Nazz Wang
Nov 12, 2015 • 55 min
How do you build up a sizable real estate portfolio when you live in one of the most expensive cities in America? That’s the topic we dive into today on the BiggerPockets Podcast with guest Nazz Wang. Nazz has gone from 0 to 51 units in the past several…
147: Turning “Weird” Properties Into Cash-Flowing Monsters with Johnny Youssef
Nov 5, 2015 • 62 min
Sometimes to find success, you have to think outside the box! That’s why today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we’re excited to bring you an interview with Johnny Youssef, a young investor who has found clever ways to turn properties that no one else wants…
146: Buying 100+ Units Through Word of Mouth Marketing with Enrique Jevons
Oct 29, 2015 • 61 min
Finding deals can be tough in today’s real estate market, but one technique that works in every market is word of mouth marketing! In today’s show, Enrique Jevons shares his story of quitting a 21-year career to become his own boss and build a real estate…
145: Creative Investing in an Expensive Market, Seller Financing, and Buying Foreclosures with Grammy-Nominated Jeremy Jones
Oct 22, 2015 • 71 min
On this episode of The BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with an investor who’s also a Grammy-nominated musician! Jeremy Jones has been acquiring rental properties in the Seattle metro area for several years, focusing primarily on multifamily investments…
144: Getting Out of Your Comfort Zone and Kicking Butt at Real Estate with Danny Johnson
Oct 15, 2015 • 73 min
Do you have an “A-type” personality? If not, don’t worry–you can still build wealth through real estate! In this episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we talk with Danny Johnson (a real estate investor from San Antonio, Texas) about overcoming fears, age,…
143: Quitting a 6-Figure Job to Go Full-Time in Real Estate with Nick Baldo
Oct 8, 2015 • 57 min
On this episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast we sit down with a real estate investor who quit his six-figure full-time job at a Fortune 100 company to pursue his real estate investing dreams. Our guest, Nick Baldo, shares his story of starting with…
142: 22 ½ ACTIONABLE Tips for Beginner Real Estate Investors With Josh and Brandon!
Oct 1, 2015 • 43 min
WARNING: We’re sorry, but there is no way you’ll be able to listen to today’s show without taking MASSIVE ACTION immediately after! Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast, Josh and Brandon bring you 22 (and a half) of their all-time favorite ACTIONABLE tips…
141: 7 Ways to Find Incredible Real Estate Deals with Chad Carson
Sep 24, 2015 • 57 min
In today’s busy real estate world, great deals can be hard for investors to find. That is why today we are excited to bring you a special episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, recorded live at the TradeKing stage at FinCon 2015. In this interview with…
140: The Riches Are in the Niches (Like Student Housing) with Bill Syrios
Sep 17, 2015 • 69 min
Real estate investing is a BIG field, and there are hundreds of ways to build wealth. However, according to our guest today, the riches are in the niches! On today’s show we sit down with Bill Syrios, an investor from Oregon who specializes in the…
139: Getting Started as a Businessman, Not a Handyman with Fat Tony
Sep 10, 2015 • 56 min
Many people struggle to get started, especially when they live in an expensive market. That’s why today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we’re excited to bring you this interview with a newer investor who’s figuring out how to make a passive investment…
138: Self Storage, Systems, and SEO with Michael Rogers
Sep 3, 2015 • 67 min
Self storage is one of the most passive forms of real estate investing out there, but only if it’s run correctly. On this episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, you’ll learn from CPA and real estate investor Michael Rogers about the process of finding,…
137: How to Use Systems to Scale Your Real Estate Business with Sam Craven
Aug 27, 2015 • 61 min
On this episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we want to introduce you to a real estate investor who has figured out the secret to scaling his business: systems. Sam Craven, who was last on the BiggerPockets Podcast back on show 33, shares with us the…
136: Building an Incredible Real Estate Pipeline with Shawn Holsapple
Aug 20, 2015 • 56 min
Having trouble finding good deals? You won’t after this inspiring episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast! Today we bring you an interview with Shawn Holsapple, a real estate investor who is dominating his market, having done over 300 transactions in just…
135: Raising Money to Buy 1,000 Apartment Units with Brian Adams
Aug 13, 2015 • 71 min
How does someone shift from buying single family houses to buying hundred+ unit apartment complexes? That’s the topic we’re diving into today on the BiggerPockets Podcast with real estate investor and former CPA Brian Adams. This show is packed to the…
134: Creative Finance and Gaining a Millionaire Mindset with Pro BMX Rider Terry Adams
Aug 6, 2015 • 81 min
On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down and dig into the life of a professional BMX bike rider Terry Adams. Outside of his many accomplishments in the stunt bike world (X-Games gold medal, appearance on Glee and Ellen, and more),…
133: Scaling Your Business From Scratch to $50 Million in Assets with Jason Cohen
Jul 30, 2015 • 68 min
How does a new real estate investor go from zero properties to over 1,000 units in under a decade? Through careful scaling! That’s the topic on today’s BiggerPockets Podcast with guest Jason Cohen, an investor who has built a sizable portfolio utilizing…
132: How Brie Schmidt Grew Her Real Estate Portfolio by 50 Units in 1 Year
Jul 23, 2015 • 52 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast, we are excited to bring back Brie Schmidt, a real estate investor from the Chicago market who has absolutely DOMINATED her goals over the past twelve months. Last time we talked with Brie, she had just quit her job to…
131: Investing in Multifamily Properties in a HOT Real Estate Market with Serge Shukhat
Jul 15, 2015 • 83 min
Everyone wants to invest in multifamily properties. (Well, almost everyone.) But with the market heating up around the country, great deals are becoming incredibly difficult to find. That’s why we had to bring back one of our most popular guests on the…
130: Ten Smart Tips for Making $1M+ Flipping Houses with Will Barnard
Jul 9, 2015 • 68 min
Will Barnard recently closed on a seven-figure profit house flip (that’s right… over $1M on one single house!) In this episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, Will shares the story, as well as 10 specific and actionable tips for anyone looking to rehab a…
129: Live-in Flips, Frugality, and Finance with Mindy Jensen
Jul 2, 2015 • 69 min
On this episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we’re going to talk about a unique strategy that combines the power of house flipping with the benefits of home ownership. You’ll meet Mindy Jensen and discover how she uses the “live-in flip” strategy to…
128: Investing in Foreclosures, Quitting Your Job, and Getting More Than 10 Loans with Anca Rader
Jun 25, 2015 • 54 min
On this episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down and talk with a real estate entrepreneur who recently was able to quit her job and travel the world thanks to her real estate ambitions! You’ll learn the unique methods Anca uses to get around the…
127: How to Use a Partnership to Acquire (and Manage) 100+ Units with James Wise
Jun 18, 2015 • 53 min
As you grow your real estate business, a partner can help you achieve incredible levels. That’s why today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we sit down with James Wise to talk about how he used a partnership to build his own investment portfolio, as well as…
126: From 0 to 400+ Units Through Value-Add Investing with Brian Murray
Jun 11, 2015 • 74 min
Building a real estate empire takes time, effort, and significant amounts of capital. However, as our guest today shares with us, it’s not beyond your reach! Learn how Brian Murray built a real estate portfolio to over 400 units using a variety of…
125: The Key to Business Success with Bestselling Author of The E-Myth Michael Gerber
Jun 4, 2015 • 64 min
What if you could sit down with one of the best-selling business authors of all time and pick their brain? Lucky for you, that’s exactly what you get to do today here on the BiggerPockets Podcast where we interview Michael Gerber, author of The E-Myth…
124: Building a Real Estate Empire At a Young Age with Jered Sturm
May 28, 2015 • 63 min
Is it possible to invest in real estate when you don’t have decades of life-experiences? That’s the topic we dive into today on the BiggerPockets Podcast with special guest Jered Sturm. Jered, who is in his mid-twenties, is an incredibly successful…
123: Overcoming an Ugly Past to Become a Cash Flow King with Justin Escajeda
May 21, 2015 • 53 min
Today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast is different than any other we’ve done, and probably not one to listen to with the kids in the car. Today we’re talking with Justin Escajeda, who overcame a life of crime, drugs, and homelessness to create an…
122: 5 Myths Holding Investors Back From Real Estate Greatness with Chris Clothier
May 14, 2015 • 84 min
On this episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we’re talking about myths. No, not about Sasquatch, elves, or the abominable snowman. We’re talking about real estate myths that might be holding YOU back from greatness! We’re excited to bring back Chris…
121: Creating the IDEAL Real Estate Investing Business with Andrew and Phillip Syrios
May 7, 2015 • 77 min
In this episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, learn how to build an incredibly successful real estate business using the “IDEAL” system. Andrew and Phillip Syrios have built an incredible rental property business in just a few short years and today…
120: How to Find, Analyze, and Finance an Incredible Real Estate Deal!
Apr 30, 2015 • 80 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast, we’re changing things up and doing something we’ve never done before! Today we’re bringing you over an hour of actionable advice on exactly how to find real estate deals (even in a hot market,) how to analyze those…
119: From Pro Athlete to Pro Real Estate Entrepreneur with Graham Mink
Apr 23, 2015 • 83 min
On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we are excited to introduce you to Graham Mink, a professional hockey player turned real estate investor from the state of Vermont. Graham shares the story of getting his first deal while traveling the…
118: Condos, Multifamily, and Dealing with Management with Himanshu Jain
Apr 16, 2015 • 46 min
The links to third-party products and services on this page are affiliate links, meaning that BiggerPockets may earn a commission (at no additional cost to you) if you click through and make a purchase. When getting started, should you go BIG or go small?…
117: Maximizing Productivity to Get Things Done with David Allen
Apr 9, 2015 • 40 min
Real estate entrepreneurs are busy people… but this doesn’t have to mean getting overwhelmed! In this episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with world-famous productivity author David Allen to learn tips and tricks for getting more things done…
116: How to Quit Your Job Through Wholesaling, Flipping, and Taking Action with Nasar Elarabi
Apr 2, 2015 • 59 min
On this episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, learn what it took for Nasar Elarabi to quit his dead-end job and become a full time wholesaler, flipper, and landlord. Tune in for discussions covering how he funds his deals, what makes him a better…
115: Getting Started with Apartment Complex Investing with Jeff Greenberg
Mar 26, 2015 • 49 min
Have you ever wanted to invest in apartment complexes, but were unsure how to start? That’s the topic of today’s BiggerPockets Podcast episode, where we sit down with apartment complex investor Jeff Greenberg. Jeff shares a ton of actionable advice on how…
114: How to Invest in (& Have Fun with) Vacation Rentals with Scott Sutherland
Mar 19, 2015 • 58 min
Have you ever been on vacation and thought, it sure would be nice to own some property down here? Well, that’s the subject of today’s podcast, as we speak with vacation rental property owner Scott Sutherland about how he’s built a profitable business…
113: Becoming a Millionaire Real Estate Investor Using The One Thing with Jay Papasan
Mar 12, 2015 • 57 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we’re excited to bring you another fantastic interview by one of the most successful real estate authors in America. Jay Papasan is best known to this audience as the co-author of The Millionaire Real Estate Investor…
112: “Little Old Lady House” Investing with Mark Updegraff
Mar 5, 2015 • 67 min
Get ready for another incredible episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast! On today’s show we talk with real estate investor and property manager Mark Updegraff about buying homes from little old ladies, managing tenants with less stress — and who has the…
111: A Unique (and Profitable) Real Estate Niche You’ve Probably Never Considered with Jefferson Lilly
Feb 26, 2015 • 72 min
In this episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we dig into a real estate niche that, until today, you’ve probably never considered. However, after listening to this entertaining and informative show with guest Jefferson Lilly, we think you’ll be a…
110: Eliminating the Hassle Factor As a Landlord with Glenn McCrorey
Feb 19, 2015 • 60 min
Everyone knows rental properties can be a great way to build wealth — but they also generally come with significant hassle and stress. However, today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we sit down and talk with Glenn McCrorey, an investor who discovered a…
109: You Will Get Sued. Here’s How To Survive with Attorney Scott Smith
Feb 12, 2015 • 74 min
No one wants to get sued, but if you plan to build a real estate empire, the question is not so much “if” but “when.” However, we here at BiggerPockets have your back, so today we are bringing on Scott Smith, an incredibly smart and funny asset protection…
108: Building a $350 Million Real Estate Empire Using the 10X Rule with Grant Cardone
Feb 5, 2015 • 67 min
Prepare to laugh, groan, and be inspired. On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with bestselling author, TV pundit, and massively-successful real estate investor Grant Cardone. In one of the most motivating, humorous, inspiring —…
107: Making $47,000 On Your First Deal with Jonathan Makovsky
Jan 29, 2015 • 59 min
Many new investors lose money on their first, second, and third deal. There is a steep learning curve when trying to invest in real estate and, while the loss is painful, it’s very common. However, not for today’s guest. Today we sit down with Jonathan…
106: How to Do 100+ Deals Without a Bank (While Raising Unlimited Funds) with Mike Sumsky
Jan 22, 2015 • 71 min
Is it possible to build a large real estate business without the use of banks? Our guest today, Mike Sumsky, shows us that it’s not only possible – but can be incredibly beneficial! Mike has done well over 100 deals in the past several years using a…
105: From Minimum Wage to Full Time Flipper with Ophelia Nicholson
Jan 15, 2015 • 59 min
Prepare to be inspired and motivated after listening to today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast! In this program we sit down with Ophelia Nicholson, a house flipper from the Maryland area who got started with real estate while working a minimum wage…
104: How to Build a Scalable Real Estate Business and Design an Incredible Lifestyle with Todd Whiddon
Jan 8, 2015 • 75 min
Real estate investing has the power to change your life. Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast, we chat with an investor who’s tried his hand at everything from house flipping to new construction — and much more! Our guest Todd Whiddon shares with us how he…
103: Building a Long Distance Real Estate Empire One House at a Time with Elizabeth Colegrove
Jan 1, 2015 • 63 min
Is it possible to invest in real estate at a distance — successfully? While many might say “no,” today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we bring you Elizabeth Colegrove, who is working on securing her and her husband’s retirement by investing in one home at a…
102: How to Struggle and Still Succeed at Real Estate with Scott Costello
Dec 25, 2014 • 49 min
Have you ever struggled to get to the next level with your real estate investing? On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with real estate wholesaler and self-proclaimed “struggling investor” Scott Costello. In this riveting…
101: From Real Estate Agent to Profitable Landlord with Dawn Brenengen
Dec 18, 2014 • 64 min
Ever wonder what real estate investing looks like from a real estate agent’s perspective? On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with Dawn Brenengen, a real estate agent-turned-landlord and discuss how she made the transition into…
100: The 1st Deal, Management Drama, and the Birth of BiggerPockets with Joshua Dorkin
Dec 11, 2014 • 105 min
For the 100th episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we bring you the interview that you’ve been asking for since the beginning: the story of Joshua Dorkin, CEO of BiggerPockets and host of the BiggerPockets Podcast. Learn about Josh’s journey from real…
99: 3 Personal Finance Bloggers & Their First Real Estate Investment with Scott, Lauren, and Philip
Dec 4, 2014 • 94 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we’re excited to bring you another “newbie podcast” with 3 new real estate investors who are excited to share with you the story of their very first real estate deal! This episode we are talking with three investors who…
98: Value-Add Investing and Doing $1 Billion in Real Estate Transactions with Allan Glass
Nov 27, 2014 • 75 min
What does it take to buy, sell, and broker over $1,000,000,000 in real estate? That’s what you’ll discover in today’s podcast episode when we sit down with Allan Glass, a real estate entrepreneur from sunny Southern California. In this hour long…
97: Quitting Your Job and Overcoming Real Estate Obstacles with Kyle Pettit
Nov 20, 2014 • 66 min
Itching to quit your 9 to 5 to become a full time investor, but don’t know how to get there? This week, we sit down with an investor who has done just that — despite obstacles that could have discouraged his plans had he not been persistent and kept an…
96: Finding Deals, Wholesaling and House Flipping in a Hot Market With Anson Young
Nov 13, 2014 • 81 min
Real estate investing isn’t always about the speed of the chase – sometimes patience is key and the amount of deals you close might not be as important as the quality of each deal. If you’d like to hone your deal-finding skills and knowledge of your local…
95: Multifamily Investments, Partnerships, and Raising Your Kids to Be Entrepreneurs With Curt Bidwell
Nov 6, 2014 • 70 min
If nothing else, investing in real estate is an adventure, as well as an ever-evolving learning process, where you can alter your focus to align with the needs of yourself, your clients, and your family. This week on The BiggerPockets Podcast, we’ll learn…
94: House Hacking, Partnerships, and Investing in Multifamilies While Working a Full Time Job with Michael Siekerka
Oct 30, 2014 • 68 min
Starting out in the world of house flipping and landlording can be taxing and a lot to take on at first, but it’s all a learning experience, which is why we want you to get to know a master at both, Michael Siekerka. Michael’s first real estate investing…
93: 0 to 400 Deals (in 5 Years!) via Smart Marketing with Erik Stark
Oct 23, 2014 • 66 min
Many people take their time in building their real estate investing… but not today’s guest, who has used his incredible marketing skills to do more than 400 deals in the past five years! Erik Stark got his start after he had been flipping cars out of high…
92: No (and Low) Money Down Real Estate Investing with Brandon Turner
Oct 16, 2014 • 97 min
What would you do if you didn’t need money to invest in real estate anymore? That’s the question we tackle today on the BiggerPockets Podcast as we interview one of our own… Brandon Turner, to learn how he’s purchased over $2,000,000 of real estate with…
91: Getting Started as a Real Estate Wholesaler with Ben Grise
Oct 9, 2014 • 77 min
Getting your first few real estate deals can be exceptionally tough — which is why today we wanted to introduce you to an investor who is just wrapping up his first INCREDIBLE year as a wholesaler: Ben Grise. During his first year, Ben earned more from…
90: My First Real Estate Investment – A Newbie Podcast With Matt, Romeo and KC
Oct 2, 2014 • 50 min
Don’t miss this special feature, as we come to you live from FinCon 2014 for Podcast 90! In a BiggerPockets Podcast first, we sit down and chat live with financial conference attendees Matt Giovanisci from New Jersey, Romeo Jeremiah from Detroit and KC…
89: From High School Dropout to 300+ Real Estate Deals with Engelo Rumora
Sep 25, 2014 • 66 min
Looking to be inspired? Today on The BiggerPockets Podcast we sit down and chat with Engelo Rumora, a real estate investor with a fascinating story that involved dropping out of high school, playing professional soccer, and building up a massive real…
88: Investing with Your Spouse, Managing Financials, and Growing Your Team with Matt and Liz Faircloth
Sep 18, 2014 • 76 min
Today we’re thrilled to chat with New Jersey real estate investors Matt and Liz Faircloth on The BiggerPockets Podcast, covering everything from the challenges of working with a spouse to purchasing a 10,000 square foot office space! Matt and Liz have…
87: How to Thrive After The Collapse of a Real Estate Empire with Nathan Brooks
Sep 11, 2014 • 73 min
Failure is no stranger in the real estate industry which is why we are excited to bring Nathan Brooks to The BiggerPockets Podcast today, an investor who knows firsthand that real estate can be tough! Nathan is an investor (both flips and rentals) from…
86: House Hacking Your Way to 97 Units (While Holding a Full Time Job!) with Cory Binsfield
Sep 4, 2014 • 60 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we sit down with Cory Binsfield, a multifamily rental property investor who comes from Duluth, MN. If you ever feel like you don’t have enough time to invest in real estate, wait until you hear Cory’s story. He currently…
85: Hybrid Investing, Long Distance Rentals, and Property Management with Mike McKinzie
Aug 28, 2014 • 67 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we chat with Mike McKinzie, a full time real estate investor from Garden Grove, CA. Mike is an investor and former property manager who has personally dealt with over 5,000 real estate transactions, but focuses most of…
84: Getting Started with Creative Finance and Designing Your Ideal Lifestyle With Chad Carson
Aug 21, 2014 • 71 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we sit with Chad Carson, a full time real estate investor from Clemson, South Carolina. Chad brings expertise in a TON of areas including everything from fix-and-flips to creative finance, property management to…
83: Profitable Landlording with Integrity with Marcia Maynard
Aug 14, 2014 • 79 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we are excited to sit down with Marcia Maynard, a hands-on landlord who hails from Vancouver, Washington. Marcia got her start in real estate by marrying into “the family business” that already had an existing portfolio,…
82: From 0 to 800 Real Estate Deals with David Krulac
Aug 7, 2014 • 71 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we are excited to sit down with David Krulac, a real estate renaissance man who has experience in nearly every aspect of the industry, being involved in over 800 deals in his career. In today’s show we cover everything…
81: Generating Real Estate Leads Through Direct Mail with Michael Quarles
Jul 31, 2014 • 82 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we are excited to welcome back Michael Quarles to the show. Several weeks ago we talked with Michael about his story and spent most of the show discussing the topic of negotiation, never getting to one of the most…
80: Smart Rental Property Investing, Getting Your License, and Investing For Retirement with Jonna Weber
Jul 24, 2014 • 68 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we are excited to sit down with a Jonna Weber, a buy-and-hold investor and real estate agent out of the Boise, ID area. Jonna is a great example of how anybody can and should invest in real estate! In our conversation,…
79: Low Income Landlording and Investing to Make a Difference with Michele and Bruce Fischer
Jul 17, 2014 • 66 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we are excited to sit down with a couple who together, intentionally invest where most landlords fear to tread … low income housing. Michele and Bruce Fischer who hail from Longview, Washington, decided to make a…
78: Quitting Your Job, Buy & Hold Investing, and Succeeding With High-End Rentals with Brie Schmidt
Jul 10, 2014 • 75 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we are excited to sit down with a real estate investor who just said “you’re fired!” to her day job and became a full-time real estate investor! We are talking with Brie Schmidt, who invests in a wide range of rental…
77: Negotiating Your Way to 1000 Wholetail Real Estate Deals with Michael Quarles
Jul 3, 2014 • 93 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we are excited to welcome Michael Quarles to the show. Michael is an active investor coming out of California’s Central Valley who has done so many deals that he has lost count! His experience is diverse and includes…
76: Growing Your Real Estate Company Into a $30 Million Dollar Business with Brian Burke
Jun 26, 2014 • 90 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we are excited to welcome back Brian Burke, who we last talked to back in episode number 3. Brian is the owner of a large, successful real estate company headquartered in Santa Rosa, CA. Last time we sat down with Brian,…
75: Mobile Home Investing and Getting Started With John Fedro
Jun 19, 2014 • 88 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we are excited to welcome a guest who specializes in an aspect of real estate that no other guest has covered before! John Fedro is a mobile homes investor out of the Austin Texas area who introduces us to all the…
74: Buying My First Investment Property- A Newbie Podcast with Jordan, Jacob and Jeromie
Jun 12, 2014 • 84 min
On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast – we’re going to change things up- again! This is our official 2nd newbie podcast and it’s probably our most fun show yet. Just like the last newbie podcast back on episode 25, all of our guest today are…
73: Investing in Rental Properties When Your Local Area is Too Expensive With Mehran Kamari
Jun 5, 2014 • 58 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we are excited to welcome back a repeat guest coming to us from The Los Angeles area! We first met Mehran Kamari in the newbie podcast back on show 025, where he took us through the process of his first out-of-state…
72: Managing Hundreds of Tenants and Getting Uncle Sam to Pay the Rent with Mark Ainley
May 29, 2014 • 66 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we jump straight into the nitty-gritty with a real estate broker, investor and property manager from the greater Chicago area. Mark Ainley brings a fresh perspective on how to successfully invest in lower-income rentals…
71: Finding Great Deals and Getting Started as a Wholesaler with Phillip Vincent
May 22, 2014 • 78 min
On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we have Phillip Vincent, an acquisition specialist who hails from the St. Louis, Missouri area. Phillip is part of a large real estate investment firm, handling all the ins and outs of getting properties…
70: From Zero to Hundreds of Deals in Under Two Years with Grant Kemp
May 15, 2014 • 80 min
On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down and chat with a real estate investor who is absolutely CRUSHING IT in a very unique niche. Grant Kemp, from the Dallas Area, got his start in real estate only 2 years ago and already has…
69: Getting Your First Deal, Quitting Your Job, and Successful Marketing with Brandon Krieg
May 8, 2014 • 73 min
On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down and chat with a real estate investor who is a successful wholesaler and rehabber out of the Grand Rapids, Michigan area. Brandon Krieg shares his insights on how he transitioned out of a…
68: Being a Superhero House Flipper, Investor, and Team Leader with Mark Ferguson
May 1, 2014 • 77 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we sit down with real estate investor Mark Ferguson to talk about his adventures in flipping and renting single family homes in the Colorado market. Mark is truly a real estate superhero: managing a real estate sales…
67: Overcoming Inaction, Direct Mail, and Becoming an Successful Wholesaler with Tim Gordon
Apr 24, 2014 • 69 min
On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down and chat with a real estate investor who wasn’t seeing a lot of action in his business – until a friend challenged him to take his investing seriously and start treating it like a business. Our…
66: Flips, Apartments, & Protecting Yourself From Professional Tenants with Michael Blank
Apr 17, 2014 • 72 min
On today’s show, we sit down with real estate entrepreneur Michael Blank to talk about his journey from a successful house flipping business and his entrance into apartment buildings… and the systems needed to run his investments well. Michael is a…
64: 50 Units in 5 Years while Working a Full Time Job with Josh Sterling
Apr 3, 2014 • 69 min
Working a full time job while investing in real estate is not always easy – but as our guest today shows us: it’s totally possible. On today’s show we chat with Josh Sterling, a real estate investor who has built up a portfolio of fifty units (complete…
63: Automating Your Investing, Long Distance Rehabs and Spec Building with J Scott
Mar 27, 2014 • 87 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we are thrilled to bring back one of the most popular guests we’ve ever had, J Scott. Last time we dug into the process of house flipping, but today we dig much deeper into the “business” of real estate investing and…
62: Managing Tenants For Maximum Profit & Minimal Stress with Phil Dwyer
Mar 20, 2014 • 75 min
Managing tenants can be a real pain. Trust me. However, on this episode of the BiggerPockets Podcastwe sit down with a full time property manager to talk about the business of managing tenants – and discover ways to make it easier and more profitable for…
61: How to Succeed in Multifamily Investing – A Unique Conversation with Josh, Brandon, and Ben
Mar 13, 2014 • 119 min
Change is good, right? We hope so – because in this episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we change a lot of things up and invite you to come sit in the BiggerPockets digital coffee shop and listen in on a fascinating discussion! For the first time, we…
60: From 0 to 68 Rental Units in Just Four Years with Serge Shukhat
Mar 6, 2014 • 105 min
Today we are pumped to bring you one of the most exciting conversations yet on the BiggerPockets Podcast when we sit down with Serge Shukhat, a real estate investor from the Arizona area who is absolutely crushing it in real estate. Serge started with no…
59: Mastering Multiple Real Estate Investing Niches and Getting Started with Paul Tschetter
Feb 27, 2014 • 62 min
Most of the guests we’ve had on the BiggerPockets Podcast have specialized in one niche of real estate. However, not all real estate investors focus on just one field. Today we want to shake things up a bit and introduce you to a relatively new investor…
58: Flipping and Wholesaling Homes While Working Full Time with Justin Silverio
Feb 20, 2014 • 66 min
For anyone who’s flipped a house before, you understand how much work it can take. However, today’s guest is not only flipping one house – but three all at the same time while still working a full time day job. Today Justin Silverio, an investor out of…
57: An Introduction to Investing in Vacation Rental Properties with Matt Landau
Feb 13, 2014 • 67 min
The sand between your toes, the soft roar of the waves crashing on the beach, the beautiful people sunbathing on the shore. If this is your vision of a vacation rental… it’s about to change! In today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we chat with…
56: Syndicating Deals, Investing without Tenants, and Tax Liens with Ankit Duggal
Feb 6, 2014 • 77 min
Dealing with tenants can be a pain… which is why on today’s show we’re going to go beyond tenants and look at some “no-tenant” methods of investing in real estate. Specifically, we’re going to talk with real estate investor Ankit Duggal about his journey…
55: The Five Steps Needed to Get Any Lender to Say “Yes” with Jimmy Moncrief
Jan 30, 2014 • 73 min
Simply put – this podcast could change your financial life. You see, a banker can be your best friend or your worst enemy when trying to invest in real estate, as a great loan can mean the difference between long term success and failure. This is why we…
54: Investing in Under $30k Real Estate, Working a Day Job, and Good Vs. Bad Neighborhoods with Lisa Phillips
Jan 23, 2014 • 69 min
How much money does it really take to buy a rental property? $200,000? $100,000? $75,000? On today’s show, we are going to chat with Lisa Phillips, a real estate investor who buys real estate in the under-$30,000 range and achieves some incredible cash…
53: Investing Without Loans and Retiring Early with Jason Hull
Jan 16, 2014 • 93 min
On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast we have an incredible chat with financial planner, real estate investor, and an all-around great guy – Jason Hull. Jason has a great story of how his early mistakes led to his conservative but effective…
52: Buying Apartment Complexes, Raising Millions, and Building a Profitable Business with Ken McElroy
Jan 9, 2014 • 74 min
On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we talk with one of the most influential voices in the real estate investing world today – Ken McElroy. Ken, the author of The ABC’s of Real Estate Investing and several other influential books, shares his…
51: Small Multifamily Properties, Working a Full Time Job, and Training Tenants with Mike Sherwood
Jan 2, 2014 • 63 min
On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we cover a huge range of really important topics with real estate investor Mike Sherwood, including investing while holding a full time job, working with a partner to grow quickly, getting started with a…
50: Getting Started and No Money Down House Flipping with Mike Simmons
Dec 26, 2013 • 90 min
On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down and talk about the best ways to get started with real estate investing, as well as some killer tips for investing without using your own money. From picking a niche, overcoming analysis…
49: Real Estate Tax Tips, Jokes, and Loopholes With Amanda Han
Dec 19, 2013 • 78 min
In today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we are going to talk about something you may think is a bit boring… taxes.. BUT WAIT! Perseverance Before you move on to go watch the latest episode of Dancing with the Stars… I promise you this interview…
48: Duplex Investing, Finding Great Properties, and Tips for Managing Tenants with Darren Sager
Dec 12, 2013 • 83 min
On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we talk with real estate investor Darren Sager about his fascinating business model involving buy and hold real estate, live-in flips, and managing properties with minimal hassle. This show is crammed full…
47: Apartment Complexes, NNN Leases, and Commercial Real Estate with Joel Owens
Dec 5, 2013 • 92 min
How do you like the idea of making double digit returns while not needing to lift a finger with your investments? If so – this is the show for you. On this 47th episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast we sit down with commercial real estate investor and…
46: Six Figure Profit Spec Building and Marketing for Incredible Deals with Jon Klaus
Nov 28, 2013 • 82 min
On today’s special Thanksgiving Day show, we sit down with one of BiggerPockets’ most active members and biggest success stories, Jon Klaus. Jon has flipped homes, built new properties, rented homes, and done a huge variety of other activities in the real…
45: Finding Your Unfair Advantage, Rural Investing, and Getting Started with Tom Sylvester
Nov 21, 2013 • 68 min
On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we cover a huge variety of really interesting topics with real estate investor Tom Sylvester (yes, that rhymes!) Tom has been investing in the Rochester, NY area for several years and has a great…
44: Creating Systems to Flip Houses While Still Employed with Michael Woodward
Nov 14, 2013 • 69 min
Trying to investing in real estate while holding a full time job is tough – but trying to flip houses can be even tougher. From dealing with contractors to finding money to getting the deals in the first place – flipping often feels like a full time job…
43: Getting Started, Making Offers, and Crazy Properties with Shaun Reilly
Nov 7, 2013 • 67 min
On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast we sit down with real estate investor Shaun Reilly to talk about a wide range of topics – from getting started while living in an expensive area to wholesaling, putting in offers, flipping houses, buy and…
42: Building a Monster Wholesaling Business with Mike Nelson
Oct 31, 2013 • 56 min
The concept of wholesaling still confuses a lot of people – and learning how to do it correctly to make great income confuses even more. Luckily, today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we are going to sit down with a wholesaler who is crushing it with his…
41: How to Profit Through Long Term Flipping and Lease Options with Douglas Larson
Oct 24, 2013 • 78 min
On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we are excited to bring you a fascinating interview with real estate investor Douglas Larson. Douglas has been investing for over 15 years, doing everything from flipping, buy and hold, lease options and…
40: 40 Quick Tips for Buying Your First (or Next) Investment Property
Oct 17, 2013 • 49 min
Today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast is a little different than normal – in a great way. To celebrate the 40th episode of the Podcast, Brandon and Josh spend an hour sharing their top forty tips for buying your first – or next – investment…
39: Dirt Cheap Land Flipping and Reaching Motivated Sellers with Seth Williams
Oct 10, 2013 • 74 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with Seth Williams, a real estate investor from Michigan, who shares with us his story of finding and flipping vacant land. Although land is often view negatively with investors, the strategies Seth uses…
38: Unique Strategies for Buying Real Estate with Travis Daggett
Oct 3, 2013 • 87 min
On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we want to dive into some really great buying strategies for picking up properties for the best deals. Our guest today, Travis Daggett, leads us into some really interesting and high level techniques that…
37: Full Time Income, Part Time Lifestyle Real Estate Investing with Aaron Mazzrillo
Sep 26, 2013 • 85 min
Not all real estate investors need to work 80 hours a week to put food on the table and build their wealth. On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast we are excited to introduce you to Aaron Mazzrillo, a real estate investor from the Southern…
36: How to Be an Awesome and Profitable Landlord with Kevin Perk
Sep 19, 2013 • 79 min
On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we look at the topic of landlording and get some great advice from long-time landlord Kevin Perk. Kevin is a very successful investor from the Memphis area and has a real good grasp on finding and dealing…
35: Quitting Your Job, Lifestyle Design, and Being a Traveling Landlord with Paula Pant
Sep 12, 2013 • 62 min
On today’s Podcast, we sit down with blogger, investor, BiggerPockets contributor, and perhaps “the most interesting woman in the world”- Paula Pant. Paula has a unique perspective on personal finance that is helping her build a strong buy-and-hold…
34: Virtual Real Estate Investing and How to Find Great Deals in a Hot Market with Anson Young
Sep 5, 2013 • 68 min
Many investors find themselves trapped by a heated market – but today’s guest shows that it is fully possible to invest in real estate – even in a hot real estate market. Anson Young, who lives in the Denver area, joins us today to chat about finding…
33: How to Close 27 Deals in Your First Year While Working Full Time with Sam Craven
Aug 29, 2013 • 64 min
On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with a relatively new investor who is absolutely crushing it as a flipper and wholesaler – Sam Craven. Sam has an incredible story of learning to fight through the initial problems that all new…
32: Luxury House Flipping, Finding Deals, and Discovering Your Niche with Will Barnard
Aug 22, 2013 • 70 min
Many house flippers focus on small, cheap properties – but on today’s show we look at the other end of the flipping world: luxury house flipping. Our guest today, Will Barnard, is currently flipping multimillion dollar homes in the Southern California…
31: Building a Professional Wholesaling Business with Lamar Cannon
Aug 15, 2013 • 66 min
On today’s show, we want to introduce you to a relatively new investor who is building a really awesome wholesaling business through the use of smart marketing, savvy business skills, and persistence. Lamar Cannon, from the Austin, TX area, shares with us…
30: Conservative Real Estate Investing and Starting Out with Kenny Estes
Aug 8, 2013 • 80 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we want to share an interview with someone who runs his investment business in a unique but powerful way – and it’s sure to both inform and entertain you. On today’s episode, we sit down with real estate investor Kenny…
29: Using Peer-to-Peer Lending to Finance Deals, Cash Flow, and Fix and Hold Investing with Dawn Anastasi
Aug 1, 2013 • 71 min
On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we are going to dive into some really fascinating new ways to finance your real estate investing while talking with residential investor Dawn Anastasi. Dawn is an active investor in the Milwaukee area who,…
28: Note Investing and Raising Private Money with Dave Van Horn
Jul 25, 2013 • 65 min
On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets, we’re going to dive into an area of real estate investing that is largely unknown, yet can be one of the most passive forms of earning lucrative returns: note investing. Our guest today is Dave Van Horn, who has…
27: Fix and Flipping, Wholesaling, Marketing, and More with Jason and Katherine Grote
Jul 18, 2013 • 66 min
On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we talk with the dynamic husband and wife team ofJason and Katherine Grote about their adventures in flipping and wholesaling, while specifically dealing with some of the unique ways they find deals for…
26: Building a Scalable Real Estate Business and Tenant Management Tips with Chris Clothier
Jul 11, 2013 • 76 min
Successful real estate investing involves a lot more than just tenants, toilets, and trouble. Successful investors have learned to manage their investing like a business and not a hobby by creating systems to scale their efforts and build wealth faster…
25: Four Newbies and Their Very First Real Estate Success Stories
Jul 4, 2013 • 65 min
On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast – we’re going to change things up. You see, all of our interviews thus far have been with real estate investing professionals, who are absolutely crushing it in their real estate journey. However, today, we…
24: House Flipping and Deal Analysis with Michael LaCava
Jun 27, 2013 • 59 min
On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we talk with active house flipper and real estate investor Michael LaCava about flipping houses in today’s rapidly changing real estate market. Mike has been flipping houses since 2006, so he’s seen both…
23: Flipping While Working a Job, Partnerships, and Military Investing with James Vermillion
Jun 20, 2013 • 64 min
One of the biggest issues that most investors face is the issue of investing while holding a full time job. In today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with real estate investor James Vermillionto discuss how he has built his real estate…
22: Building a Marketing Machine, Spec Houses, Flipping & Wholesaling with Tucker Merrihew
Jun 13, 2013 • 60 min
While most investors think of real estate investing as buying an ugly property and making it look good, today we sit down with an investor who runs a highly successful investing business that focuses heavily on investing in new home building, along with…
20: 20 Deadly Mistakes For Real Estate Investors to Avoid
May 30, 2013 • 58 min
While it’s unlikely that you are going to make a mistake in real estate that will kill you – there is a much higher chance that you’ll make a mistake that’s going to kill your chance of finding success. To help you fight the good fight and avoid those…
19: Short Sales Tips, Starting Out in Real Estate, & Working w/ Virtual Assistants with Tracy Royce
May 23, 2013 • 68 min
On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we are joined by Arizona real estate investor Tracy Royce to discuss all things related to short sales, getting started, and the best ways to run your real estate investing business. This show has a ton of…
18: Flipping, Marketing, and Wholesaling with Danny Johnson
May 16, 2013 • 66 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we sit down with fix and flipper Danny Johnson to talk about running a successful real estate investing business. Danny has been investing in real estate for the past decade and has hundreds of awesome, actionable tips…
17: Finding Mentors, Facing Retirement, and Note Investing with Jeff Brown
May 9, 2013 • 69 min
Real estate investing is about more than just making money in the here and now – it’s also about setting up your future for a solid retirement with minimal hassle and maximum wealth. However, planning for that time in your life is not always the most…
16: Land Contracts, Creative Selling, and Finding Private Money with Clay Huber
May 2, 2013 • 4 min
Several weeks ago on the BiggerPockets Podcast, we spoke with Leon Yang about using seller financing to buy properties. Today we are going to look at the opposite side of that transaction and discuss ways you can invest in real estate by utilizing seller…
15: From $80k in Credit Card Debt to 100+ Deals with Glenn and Amber Schworm
Apr 25, 2013 • 67 min
Starting out with nothing is not easy. Luckily – this week on the BiggerPockets Podcast we are talking with husband and wife team Glenn and Amber Schworm, who have successfully done just this and scaled their real estate business to over 100 deals! On…
14: Cash Flow, Creative Finance, and Life with Ben Leybovich
Apr 18, 2013 • 65 min
Creativity and real estate go together like peanut butter and jelly – but for many investors, learning how to get creative can be tough. So today, on the 14th episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with real estate investor Ben Leybovich to…
13: Buying Real Estate with Seller Financing and Speculating with Leon Yang
Apr 11, 2013 • 62 min
Traditional cash flow investing and bank loans are the most common methods used for buy-and-hold investors, but it’s not the only way. Today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast looks at some alternative methods of real estate investing that we haven’t…
12: Wholesaling and Marketing with Sharon Vornholt
Apr 4, 2013 • 51 min
Wholesaling real estate is a popular topic on BiggerPockets and often one of the first strategies used by newbies to build cash reserves. However, wholesaling is a business that requires certain systems, strategies time, and sometimes even cash to prosper…
11: The Ultimate Beginner’s Podcast For Real Estate Investors
Mar 28, 2013 • 75 min
Getting started with real estate investing can seem overwhelming, but on today’s episode of The BiggerPockets Podcast, we are going to walk you through the entire broad overview of how people actually make money in the real estate investing field – and…
10: Flipping Houses 101 with J Scott
Mar 21, 2013 • 61 min
House flipping is one of the most popular methods of investing in real estate. However, it’s sometimes difficult to know exactly how to get started, as there are thousands of blog posts, articles, forum posts, and more about the topic. In today’s Podcast,…
9: Using Hard Money Lenders to Grow Your Business with Ann Bellamy
Mar 14, 2013 • 56 min
Hard Money Lending is a fundamental tool for many real estate investors, but is often misunderstood and difficult to find. So today on the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with hard money lender Ann Bellamy to discuss how to find and successfully use…
8: Learning to Be a Profitable but Ethical Landlord with Al Williamson
Mar 7, 2013 • 58 min
Being a Landlord can often be challenging, expensive, and stressful. So, today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we are speaking with Al Williamson, an active BiggerPockets member and inner-city landlord who has decades of experience dealing with tenants in…
7: Making Appraisals Work For You with Ryan Lundquist
Feb 28, 2013 • 52 min
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we sit down with Ryan Lundquist, a professional real estate appraiser in the Sacramento area. An appraiser is one of the most important professionals that you, as an investor, are likely to deal with over and over in…
6: Investing While Holding a Full Time Job with Arthur Garcia
Feb 21, 2013 • 56 min
Investing in real estate while holding a full time job may not always get the most discussion in the real estate investing world – but there are thousands (if not millions) of investors who do just that. On today’s episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we…
5: Dealing with Death – A Financial Discussion with CFP Neal Frankle
Feb 14, 2013 • 48 min
Planning for death is not a topic a lot of people want to talk about. However, the discussion shouldn’t be avoided because it’s important that we prepare for the sake of our spouses, our children, our relatives, and our close friends. Today on the…
4: Commercial Real Estate Investing With Frank Gallinelli
Feb 7, 2013 • 53 min
Commercial real estate is a powerful way to build and sustain wealth – yet is often feared or misunderstood by real estate investors. Luckily, on today’s podcast, we are excited to have a man who’s professional life is dedicated to teaching investors the…
3: Getting Started in Real Estate and Raising Money with Brian Burke
Jan 31, 2013 • 52 min
In today’s show we talk with Brian Burke, a house flipper and real estate investor from Northern California with a fantastic story and fascinating business model. Two days ago, Brian wrote a wildly popular article on the BiggerPockets Blog titled,…
2: Starting Out with Karen Rittenhouse – Subject To, Direct Mail, and Investing from a Woman’s Perspective
Jan 24, 2013 • 46 min
Today we’ve got another great new BiggerPockets Podcast interview to bring to you, packed full of actionable tidbits and great conversation. Each week, we will be bringing you incredible real estate investing tips, training, and interviews with actual…
1: Building a Successful House Flipping Business and Losing Millions with Marty Boardman
Jan 17, 2013 • 53 min
Today we’re excited to announce the launch of the brand new BiggerPockets Radio Podcast. Each week, we will be bringing you incredible real estate investing tips, training, and interviews with actual investors who are in the field, making it happen. You…