As the housing market continues to evolve across the US, it’s clear that renting is becoming more commonplace. New data shows that homeownership is at a 50 year low. If you’re listening the mainstream media, you might think this news is a bit scary.
But for real estate investors, high rates of renting is a good thing! On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, I’m sharing my take on America as a rental nation, and what it means for real estate investors. You’ll learn about availability of property, economic collapse, and much more!
Seasoned investors always have so much valuable insight to share, and today’s guest is no different! Marty Boardman is a long-time real estate investor who left behind a successful tv career in order to flip houses and own buy and hold properties. He also survived the 2008 market crash, and learned important lessons along the way.
On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, Marty is sharing his incredible journey as a real estate investor, including what he looks for in a deal, and how to be successful. You’ll learn about his incredible course, how you can build a lasting career as a real estate investor, and so much more!
Recently, a listener asked how we balance our assets and liabilities. In our family, we track our net worth consistently. Doing so allows us to understand how our wealth is growing.
On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, Natali and I are discussing how we calculate and track our net worth. We’ll explain how you can add up your own assets and liabilities in order to tell a story of your personal finances. Please join us for episode 385!
A number of factors in our current economy are proof that it’s a great time to be a real estate investor! Today we have even more good news to share about rental property investing.
On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, I’m sharing some news about the housing market, and what it means for real estate investors. You’ll learn about new construction, housing prices, and more. Don’t miss this episode!
I love sitting down with successful real estate investors who have a storied history in the business. There’s always so much insight to glean from investors who have tried multiple approaches and found success and financial freedom through this industry.
On today’s show, our guest is Paul Campbell, a longtime investor and owner of Core Group Realty. Paul is here to share the inner workings of his real estate brokerage, how he started purchasing buy and hold investments, and his insight into the real estate market. Don’t miss episode 383 of Investing in Real Estate!
Investing in a self-directed IRA is an incredible, multi-faceted wealth building strategy. On today’s show, Natali and I are sharing three different ways you can make money via investing in your retirement account.
You’ll learn about the tax benefits of investing in a self-directed IRA, and how to track your retirement accounts’ growth. If you want to learn more about making money inside your self-directed IRA, this episode of Investing in Real Estate is for you!
Deciding how to allocate funds on a rental property renovation can be tricky. It’s important to create a safe and solid home for your tenant, but you also don’t want to make extraneous upgrades that don’t pay off.
On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, I’m sharing six key purchases worth splurging on in your rental properties! You’ll learn about creating a durable rental property that will last for years to come.
Finding a great rental market can be an undertaking, and often a bit of an art. Today’s guest, Ben Mizes is here to share his strategy of buying rental properties on the fringes!
Ben Mizes is the founder and CEO of Clever Real Estate, and a successful real estate investor in the St. Louis area. On today’s show, he’s sharing how he identifies a profitable rental market and why he buys houses on the fringes. We’ll discuss investing for cash flow, how to stay focused on your goals, and so much more!
Investing in a self-directed IRA is a fantastic way to build your retirement funds. However, the IRS has set forth strict rules and regulations regarding how funds inside a retirement account are utilized.
On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, Natali and I are sitting down to discuss the things you need to know about investing in a self-directed IRA. We’ll share some rules that you cannot break, what to avoid, and discuss our personal experiences. You’ll learn the intricacies and rules for building wealth inside your retirement account, including how to collect rent, pay bills, and more!
Finding the right type of tenant to rent your property is an integral part of being a real estate investor. Without rent paying tenants, there is no cash flow! That’s why it’s so important to find responsible, long-term renters.
On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, you’ll learn about the three different types of tenants, and how to determine which type you want in your rental properties! I’ll share my personal experience, and explain how to appropriately screen your tenants. Come along for episode 378!
Should real estate investors get a real estate license? This is one of our most frequently asked questions, and today we’re calling in an expert to get to the bottom of it!
On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, I’m sitting down with Tom Cafarella, the owner and broker of Cameron Real Estate Group. Tom has had a long and successful career in the real estate industry, and on today’s show he’s sharing some of his best tips and insights!
On today’s episode of Investing in Real Estate, I’m sitting down with an incredible investor, Dr. Dan Handford! Dan is a doctor, a successful real estate investor, and the host of the Tough Decisions for Entrepreneurs podcast.
Dan is here to share high level real estate tips like cost segregation, how to find multifamily investments, and how to take advantage of tax benefits available to real estate investors. We’ll discuss Dan’s specific investing strategy, and his best tips for conducting a renovation. Don’t miss episode 377!
Last week on the podcast, we talked about the fundamentals of self-direction, and the power of having control over your retirement accounts. Now that you understand the basic mechanisms and benefits of a self-directed IRA, we’re going to discuss how to utilize your account in order to buy real estate!
On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, Natali and I are going to walk you through the step-by-step process you’ll need to implement in order to buy real estate within a self-directed IRA. You’ll learn about how to title your IRA, precautions you need to take, and the intricacies that apply to this specific retirement account. Don’t miss part 2 of our Self-Directed IRA Series!
Discomfort is a necessary part of change. No matter what your ultimate goal is, you can never reach it if you live inside the confines of your comfort zone.
On today’s episode of Investing in Real Estate, I’m talking about the importance of mindset, and why it’s important to make yourself uncomfortable. You’ll learn how discomfort relates to building wealth, and I’m sharing a challenge you can use to cultivate growth in your life. Don’t miss episode 375!
Contrary to popular belief, more often than not a primary residence is not a performing asset. On today’s show, we’re going to ask you to challenge your mindset when it comes to being a homeowner.
On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, Natali and I are sharing three key questions you can use to determine if your home is a performing asset. You’ll learn why the American Dream is a lie, how to truly build wealth, and how to get out from underneath the weight of your mortgage!
New science shows an incredible link between science and spirituality. It turns out, success is not a random stroke of luck, but a result of intentional mental shifts.
On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, I’m sharing the science behind success, and why success is a byproduct of who you are. You’ll learn about inviting good fortune into your life, and the types of routines and habits you should create if you want to excel.
If you expect your real estate venture to be without difficulties, you will eventually encounter a rude awakening. Like any other business, sometimes things don’t go as planned. Especially as you grow your portfolio, it’s likely that you’ll have a bad experience with a contractor or a property manager.
On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, Ken McElroy is back to share his experience handling business partnerships gone awry. We’ll talk about finding the right teams, what to do when things go wrong, and how to refresh your approach accordingly. Ken has so much invaluable insight into this topic; you won’t want to miss episode 371!
A self-directed IRA is an incredible, but largely misunderstood tool that can be used to build exponential wealth and create financial freedom. A self-directed IRA is a retirement account that allows the owner control over where their money performs. Being strategic within a self-directed IRA allows the investor many possibilities, including investing in real estate!
In this new series, Natali and I are covering the basic mechanisms of what a self-directed IRA works, and how you can use it to grow your real estate portfolio. You’ll learn the fundamentals of how a self-directed IRA operates, how it differs from other traditional retirement accounts, and much more!
If you want to build a passive income through buy and hold real estate, you’ll have to understand the basic principles of supply and demand. This basic knowledge will help you to select a viable rental market, find tenants, and gain an income.
On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, I’m sharing the three pillars of supply and demand. You’ll learn basic definitions, clear examples, and why supply and demand is so important for real estate investing. You won’t want to miss episode 369!
For many investors, one of the greatest benefits of building a passive income is the ability to spend more time with their families. That’s why I’m so excited to bring you today’s guest—Chris Prefontaine.
Chris is a longtime real estate investor with over 26 years of experience, and the founder of Smart Real Estate Coach. Along with his wife and children, Chris has built an incredible real estate business and portfolio. On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, he’s sharing his real estate approach, and how to build a sustainable family business!
As a real estate investor, you can expect to receive intimidating letters from the city. It’s inevitable; this is just part of the business! But if you can accept this fact, and be prepared to quickly and efficiently respond to their notices, your business will run smoothly.
On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, Natali and I are discussing our experience with issues that arise in owning buy and hold real estate. We’ll share six tips you can use to quickly and efficiently deal with the city, especially when you live out of state.
If you’re ready to take action and begin building wealth, there are two crucial words you need to keep at front of mind: cash flow. Wealthy people understand that building true, lasting wealth ultimately comes down to cash flow.
On today’s show, I’m sharing the details behind the two most important words in wealth building. We’ll talk about financial statements, poor vs. rich people, and the importance of cash-flowing assets. Don’t miss episode 366 of Investing in Real Estate!
What would your life be like if you had enough income from rental properties to quit your job? Today’s guest, Michael Blank, has put together a proven system to help investors reach financial freedom with real estate apartment buildings.
On today’s show, Michael is sharing his secrets to success, and details from his new book! We’ll talk about finding deals, obtaining funding, and so much more. Michael has so much insight to share; you won’t want to miss this episode of Investing in Real Estate!
What would your life be like if you had no mortgage? Would you accelerate your investing strategy, pay off debt, or take more family vacations? A few years ago, Natali and I discovered an incredible means to pay off our primary residence. We put it into action, and wrote a book in the process!
On today’s episode of Investing in Real Estate, we’re sharing the proven system you can use to pay off your mortgage in just a few short years. We’ll discuss the step-by-step system that can help you save hundreds of thousands of dollars in interest payments. We’ll share how the 2018 tax code affects this strategy, and more!
What makes some people wealthy, while others seem perpetually stuck in the lower or middle class? I’ve found that there’s one key area that financially intelligent people focus on that others don’t.
On today's show, you'll learn about why this one key area is so important for wealth building, how to start changing your mindset, and begin building financial freedom. If you’re interested in learning more about wealth building, this episode is for you!