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221: There's More Profit In New Construction Than Buying Existing Buildings

There’s nothing passive about investing in older apartment buildings. Appliances, roofs, HVAC systems, plumbing etc. have limited lifespans so there’s perpetual upkeep and surprising expenses are far from uncommon. In new con...

220 : Find Out What You're Good at and Make It Your Career

If you pay close attention and evaluate what’s going around you, you can see opportunities and markets to be served that others don’t. It just requires continual awareness and objectivity and an honest appraisal of what you’r...

219: Cell Towers 101

If you ever think of cell phone towers and rooftop antennas that transmit wireless usage, you might think the owners of these properties would have all the leverage in lease agreements with major carriers like TMobile, Verizo...

218: In This Environment Only the Strongest Will Survive

With cap rates having gone as low as they arguably can go, multifamily operators are going to have to add deep value to properties moving forward to meaningfully increase their asset value. They can no longer rely on cap rate...

217: 50% of Americans Are Renters And There’s Not Enough Apartments

There’s been so much growth in Multi Family investing over the past few years it can make you wonder if it’s too late in the cycle to get into good deals. Yes, a lot of people are overpaying for properties, especially newer, ...

216: Smaller Senior Living Homes Provide Better Resident Care And Generate Huge Cash Flow

Sometimes great entrepreneurship is just applying common sense and having your eyes open to great opportunities. Brandon Schwab, Founder and CEO of Shepherd Premier Senior Living, owned 23 single family rental houses that wer...

215: Big Mistakes Are Our Best Teachers

If you’re willing to do what other aren’t, you may stand to benefit immensely. Jorge Newbery, Founder, Chairman and CEO of AHP servicing, has made a career out of inventing himself out of thin air. Jorge’s first big deal was ...

214: Get Off the 401k Highway to Mediocrity

Private Equity and Alternative investments have outperformed the public markets out of the last 35 years. However, few people are aware of investing in alternative investments such as Real Estate syndications in apartment bui...

213: Defer Taxes With Real Estate Investing

One of the great advantages of investing in Real Estate is the ability to shelter or defer paying taxes so you generate a higher return in the short-term and your money works harder for you and generates great wealth over tim...

212: Losing Money Is A Great Teacher

If you’re not careful, you can lose a lot of money investing with the wrong people and the wrong deals. As human beings, we’re inclined to trust others and it’s difficult to discern dishonesty because we don’t expect it. Jack...

211: Hyper-Focus On a Local Market

Austin is one of the hottest Real Estate markets in the country. In order to be competitive and get the edge in this market, being there in person and having longstanding relationships has tremendous benefits. Andrew Campbell...

210: Invest With a Top 10% Performing Multifamily Fund Company

The prices on multifamily apartment buildings have risen meteorically over the past 3 -5 years. In some cases, however, between the cost-per-unit to acquire the properties plus the amount per-unit to renovate them, the all-in...

209: Investment Clubs Are A Way to Learn About Great Investments And Reduce Risk

A great way to reduce risk when investing in private placement alternative assets is to join an investment group. Investment groups give you access to other investors who you can compare notes with on successful investments a...

208: Choosing Who You Invest With On A Personal Level Will Be Your Most Important Decision

There’s no better way to vet someone you’re going to invest with than getting to know them personally. There are thousands of investment opportunities available and they all look great on paper, but the differentiator is the ...

207: Smaller Class C Properties Are Where The Big Value Is, And Prices Are Coming Down

When investing in Value Add Real Estate, construction knowledge is critical to avoiding costly mistakes that can ruin an investment. Dealing with contractors, engineers, architects, etc. can be a shark tank because they’re al...

206: Investors Are Putting Money Into Assets Outside The Stock Market

Alternative investments such as Real Estate and other private investment opportunities are becoming more favored as the stock market has had the worst first half of a year in 50 years. Whether it’s Real Estate, ATM funds, Ven...

205: Capital Raising Is A Great Way To Get Started In Real Estate Syndication

In the Real Estate syndication ecosystem, one of the key roles is capital raising. Operators are always in need of capital to fund their pipeline of deals. One great way to get involved in syndications is to partner with oper...

204: Alternative Investments For Cash Flow and Great Returns

Ever since the creation of the 506c code a decade ago, which permitted operators to market to the public, alternative investing in Real Estate and other asset categories has grown dramatically. Whereas a decade ago it was vir...

203: No One Cares About Your Properties As Much As You Do

Operating Multifamily properties can be more difficult than it seems, and no one will care about your properties as much as you do. Whether it’s staying on top of expenses line by line or making sure tenants’ maintenance need...

202: Stay Current With Market Trends in Order to Achieve The Most Risk-Adjusted Returns

As markets are changing, it’s critical to stay on top of trends to maximize your investment returns and minimize risk. For example, you’re starting to hearing more about Build-to-Rent communities as alternative living solutio...

201: An Investment That Can 8x Your Money

Real Estate has made many people rich, but there are other opportunities where the returns can be much higher and not necessarily with more risk than an average apartment building. Adam Jason, Partner in Legacy Group, manages...

200: Make Over 300% Return On Land Investing

The profits on land investing can be stratospheric. Brent Bowers, Land Coach at The Land Sharks, makes outsized returns on buying land and he a ton of monthly passive income without having to deal with tenants or maintenance....

199: The Most Recession Proof Real Estate Asset Class

As the economy contracts, the need for affordable housing will be greater than ever. That’s why consumer demand for Mobile Home Parks will continue to expand. Max Dowd is Director of Acquisitions & Investor Relations at Cook ...

198: Look For Deals Where The Price Is So Low You Can’t Lose Money

In order to be successful in Real Estate, you need to understand markets and trends. When certain asset classes get too frothy, you need to look for other opportunities to get the best returns. Ken Naim, a successful Real Est...