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Investing in Real Estate with Clayton Morris | Build Financial Independence

Want to build financial independence and passive income? Have you paid off debt with Dave Ramsey and are now looking to build wealth? Are you frustrated because you want to quit your 9-5 job and build passive income but you don’t know HOW to do it? This Inc Magazine Top Business Podcast teaches you how. No gimmicks, no fluff. Hosted by Morris Invest Founder Clayton Morris, this podcast publishes three times a week and has a laser focus on buy and hold rental properties in order to create passive income. Clayton retired from his 9-5 job at 40 years old and teaches you his exact step-by-step methods for acquiring rental real estate, building net worth, and accelerating your financial freedom so you can experience financial independence. This podcast utilizes expert interviews, case studies with normal everyday investors, and Clayton's own methods for achieving passive income. If you want to learn how to acquire turnkey rentals, discounted properties, passive income and true legacy wealth then subscribe today. We're going to help you chart a course to build passive income and build legacy wealth for you and your family. If you're a fan of Morris Invest, Mr. Money Moustach, Planet Money on NPR, The Dave Ramsey Show, BiggerPockets Podcast, Grant Cardone, Epic Real Estate Investing with Matt Theriault, Listen Money Matters!, The Tai Lopez Show, or The Rich Dad Radio Show with Robert Kiyosaki, then you're going to love this show. 
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Dec 31, 2017

What's your New Year's resolution? Chances are you're here because you want to build a passive income and create financial freedom. In my experience, there's a specific way to go about reaching that goal.

 

On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, I'm sharing six specific steps you can take in order to reach your goals. I'll talk about having a clear purpose, why you should write down your goals, and the importance of practicing gratitude. If you're ready to make 2018 your best year yet, this episode is for you!

 

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Show notes: http://morrisinvest.com/episode255

 

Dec 29, 2017

I’m sure you’ve seen the news about people lined up at their local offices attempting to prepay their property taxes before the new tax bill goes into effect. This can be an effective way to save thousands of dollars, but it’s not the right choice in every situation. Also, the IRS just made an announcement on this topic.

 

On this bonus episode of Investing in Real Estate, I’m coming to you with breaking news about the new tax code, and how you can plan your finances before the bill goes into effect January 1. I’m sharing five things you should consider before stepping into line to prepay your property taxes! 

 

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Show notes: http://morrisinvest.com/bonus

 

Dec 28, 2017

One of the most important pieces of establishing a route to financial freedom is figuring out a realistic and intentional approach to budgeting. We’ve discussed a few strategies here on the show about how we plan our family’s finances, but today we’re calling in a budgeting expert! Today’s guest is Eric Rosenberg, a personal finance writer and speaker. Eric runs a blog entirely dedicated to helping people manage their money, budget, invest, and start side hustles.

 

On today’s show, Eric is sharing his approach to smart budgeting, using credit card rewards, and how to automate your savings. Today's show is packed full of personal finance tips—join us on this episode of Investing in Real Estate!

 

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Show notes: http://morrisinvest.com/episode254

Dec 27, 2017

Life is about embarking on a journey in order to discover your true purpose. For us the journey is real estate investing, and our purpose is in helping others. I recently read the novel, The Alchemist, and felt inspired; the concepts from the novel relate directly to real estate investing, business, and creating wealth.

 

On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, Natali and I are discussing several of the overarching themes from The Alchemist, and applying those ideas to real estate investing. We’ll contemplate making business decisions on a spiritual level, the importance of overcoming fear, and how to be a positive influence to others.

 

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Show notes: http://morrisinvest.com/episode253

Dec 25, 2017

This holiday season, our family watched a classic Christmas film, National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation. Natali and I both felt like we were viewing the movie with a new perspective this time. It might not be obvious, but there is a parallel between the storyline and the power of real estate investing.

 

On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, I’m expressing the importance of not being solely a paycheck employee like Clark Griswold. I’ll share the risks of relying on the hope of a year-end bonus, and how real estate investing can help you reach financial freedom. Please join me on episode 252 of Investing in Real Estate.

 

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Show notes: http://morrisinvest.com/episode252

Dec 21, 2017

To the untrained real estate investor, an A class property can be appealing. Since the rent is higher in an A class neighborhood, you might have your sights set on higher rental amounts and a higher class of tenant. However, most successful real estate investors know that these properties don’t make for great investments.

 

Today’s guest, Lane Kawaoka, learned this lesson early on in his investing career, and he’s here to share his experience. We’re discussing the drawbacks of investing in an A class neighborhood, and how to find a solid rental market. Lane is sharing his strategy for portfolio growth, and how he reached financial freedom. Lane has so much insight to share; you won’t want to miss episode 251 of Investing in Real Estate!

 

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Show notes: http://morrisinvest.com/episode251

Dec 20, 2017

The most recent tax plan is the biggest tax overhaul in over 30 years. This plan enacts tax cuts for both corporations and investors. It’s important to overview what this plan means for you, and how to best prepare for tax season as a real estate investor.

 

On this episode, Natali and I are discussing some main points from the newest tax bill. We’ll discuss the intention of the tax code, and how you can best play by the rules moving forward. You’ll learn about smart investing, pass through entities, and why the government incentivizes purchasing real estate. Please join us for episode 250 of Investing in Real Estate!

 

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Show notes: http://morrisinvest.com/episode250

Dec 18, 2017

Have you ever met the type of person who thinks they know everything? They tend to think they’re more experienced and more knowledgeable in every area. Not only is that mindset annoying, but it’s also incredibly dangerous.

 

On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, I’m sharing the importance of adopting a growth mindset, and how the willingness to fail can actually help you succeed. I’ll discuss some resources you can take advantage of, and I’ll share how I’ve learned from my own failures. Please join me for episode 249!

 

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Show notes: http://morrisinvest.com/episode249

Dec 14, 2017

Is it ever too late to start investing in real estate? Here on the show, we always talk about planning for retirement, but what if you're already at retirement age.

 

On today's podcast, I'm joined by Bill Manassero, the founder of Old Dawg's REI Network. Bill is here to share his experience diving into the world of real estate at retirement age. We'll discuss how the game changes when you're older, including goal setting and preparing for the handoff process. Bill has so much insight to share; you won't want to miss episode 248 of Investing in Real Estate!

 

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Show notes: http://morrisinvest.com/episode248

Dec 12, 2017

Let’s face it: financial security is important. We all want to feel like our investments are low-risk and secure, that we'll be comfortable in retirement, and that our children won't have to worry about money. But the truth is, most of us have been fed lies about the nest egg and the 401k when in reality, this is not the route to financial security.

 

On today’s show, Natali and I are sitting down to hash out five reasons why real estate is the safest investment you could make! We’ll talk about unwinding traditional conditioning about finances, how to create passive income, and much more! Don’t miss episode 247 of Investing in Real Estate!

 

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Show notes: http://morrisinvest.com/episode247

Dec 11, 2017

Have you ever heard the saying, "You're the average of the five people you spend the most time with?" In my opinion, that adage is 100% true! When you start to invest in real estate, you'll undoubtedly encounter naysayers and negativity.

 

On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, I'm sharing how you can reach success by distancing yourself from negativity. I'll share three specific steps you can take in order to cultivate positivity and start creating financial freedom. If you're ready to change your mentality and improve the company you keep, this episode is for you!

 

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Show notes: http://morrisinvest.com/episode246

Dec 7, 2017

We’ve discussed many real estate niches and strategies here on the podcast, but we’ve never covered the topic of buying and leasing raw land. On today’s show, we’re calling in an expert to discuss exactly how this strategy works! Today’s guest is Mark Podolsky, also known as the Land Geek!

 

Mark has been buying and selling raw land full time since 2001, and is known as the foremost authority on buying and selling raw land in the United States. On today’s show, Mark is walking us through the process and intricacies of buying and selling raw land. He’s sharing how he does market research, how to find a deal, and much more!

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Show notes: http://morrisinvest.com/episode245

Dec 6, 2017

When you’re a real estate investor, it’s important to have your taxes and finances planned out by the end of the year. Come tax time, it will be too late to take advantage of some of the amazing opportunities and tax deductions that real estate has to offer.

 

On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, Natali and I are sharing five things you should do before the year ends. We’ll talk about maximizing deductions, goal setting, and much more! If you want to be proactive about your finances and get your ducks in a row before 2018, this episode is for you!

 

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Show notes: http://morrisinvest.com/episode244

Dec 4, 2017

I've worked with a lot of real estate investors, and I've noticed that many of them make one dire mistake. I see it all the time—a rookie investor thinks they can make more in rent and attract a higher quality tenant by making extraneous purchases, but it never works out that way. Inexperienced investors often try to over upgrade their property based on what is appropriate for the neighborhood.

 

On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, I'll share more about why this rookie mistake is such a serious problem. I'll talk about why over upgrading your property decreases your ROI, and I'll give one exception to this rule! Don't miss episode 243!

 

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Show notes: http://morrisinvest.com/episode243

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