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How NOT to Get Sued and Lose Your Assets, with Scott Royal Smith | Bulletproof Cashflow Podcast S02 E08
Scott Royal Smith Esq. is the founder of Royal Legal Solutions in Austin, Texas. He runs one of the top asset protection companies for real estate investors in the country. Early in his career, Scott developed strategies to maximize tax savings and protect himself and his clients from devastating lawsuits. Today, Scott personally holds real estate investments in 10 states. He and his team provide niche advice for over 29,000 real estate investors, representing most U.S. states, with holdings of over $4.5 billion. In this episode, Scott goes into the top 6 ways investors lose their fortune – and how to protect all of your real estate holdings from litigation.
Expand Your Mindset to Build Financial Freedom, with Tim Bratz | Bulletproof Cashflow Podcast S02 E07
Tim Bratz is the CEO and founder of Legacy Wealth Holdings, a real estate investment company that acquires and transforms distressed commercial and apartment buildings into high-performance investment assets. He began his real estate career in 2007, brokering commercial leases in the competitive NYC real estate market. When Tim saw the true potential of investment real estate to transform personal finances and provide financial freedom, he spent time reading, attending workshops, and networking with accomplished entrepreneurs. Fast forward to today, his investment companies own over 3,200 rental units across six states.
In this episode, Tim discusses his formula for success, which all starts with being resourceful and having the right mindset.
Build Opportunities in Multifamily & Commercial Real Estate, with Alan Schnur | Bulletproof Cashflow Podcast S02 E06
Alan Schnur is a real estate syndicator based out of Houston, Texas. He got his start investing in 400 single-family rental homes while running a commodity brokerage firm that he founded. Then, he realized he could apply the same principles and techniques to larger properties and achieve much greater financial returns, allowing him and his partners to scale in size and revenues in triple net commercial real estate. With partners and syndication, he personally bought more than 2,000 apartment units and managed more than 7,000 units with his firm.
In this episode, Alan discusses the process he calls the “Evolution of a healthy, wealthy investor”. He describes how he focuses on cash-flowing properties and businesses that have allowed him to create a lifestyle to enjoy life’s adventures, passions, and journeys.
Mark Ritter is the CEO of MBFS, a Credit Union Service Organization based out of Pennsylvania. Mark is an expert in credit unions, real estate investment lending, and small business lending. His primary role at MBFS is leading company efforts to assist credit unions in making commercial loans and helping businesses and investors find the financing they need to grow. In this episode, Mark breaks down the differences and similarities between credit unions and banks, and why people don’t always realize the benefits of credit unions to do their multifamily deals.
Eric Upchurch is the Co-Founder and COO of Active Duty Passive Income and is a Senior Managing Partner with ADPI Capital. He and his team have performed military service while investing in real estate deals across the country for the last fourteen years. Through these two businesses, they educate the military community on how to create long term wealth through real estate investing. Most recently, Eric’s team has opened a nationwide mortgage company, a real estate brokerage house, and an insurance company.
In this episode, Eric shares his real estate investing journey from zero money out of pocket using a VA loan into making an infinite return of investment.
Eric Bowlin is a real estate entrepreneur that was able to achieve financial independence by the age of 30! Eric accidentally got into real estate back in college when he and his wife decided to buy a house near his University. In 2009, he started with a 3 unit property, living in one unit and renting the other two. Fast forward to today, Eric is working on larger multifamily deals and syndications. He owns or is a GP on over 470 doors in Massachusetts and Texas.
In this episode, Eric discusses how he went from a full-time student to building a multifamily empire by focusing on his niche in real estate investing.
Michael Brady, of Madison 1031, helps people navigate the regulations affecting 1031 exchanges. He is an expert at the tax guidelines, specific time-frames, and stipulations around the 1031 exchange process and laws to maximize your tax benefits.
In this episode, Michael discusses 1031 exchange alternatives, the importance of maintaining 1031 compliance, and why it’s better to pay taxes than to buy a bad property.
Leslie Smith spent more than two decades in the commercial lending business and got to know the real estate game very well. In 2016, she led the launch of Commercial Direct and since then, works with investors to help them get their deals funded, grow their real estate businesses, and make significant gains to their portfolios. Leslie’s superpower is landing financing in situations where many banks won’t.
From Former NFL Player to Multifamily Master, with Logan Freeman | Bulletproof Cashflow Podcast #171
Logan Freeman made his way from NFL player to real estate investor and broker and found his niche as an investment property specialist. To do this, he adjusted his approach to real estate networking and applied the hustle he learned as a professional athlete to find off-market deals. Indeed, making the transformation from an athlete to a multifamily specialist took a great deal of grit and determination.
As the founder of LiveFree Investments, Logan and his group focus on joint ventures and equity partnerships to help investors become financially free with real estate.
Check out Logan’s website: https://www.livefreeinvestments.com/
How to Find Great Submarkets for Multifamily Investing, with John Casmon | Bulletproof Cashflow Podcast #170
John Casmon built a successful marketing executive career overseeing campaigns for General Motors, Nike and Coors Beer. Despite all that, he felt he wasn’t living to his true potential. So decided to make a conscious effort to leave Corporate America for real estate. To that end, he went from house-hacking a duplex to now partnering with investors to purchase apartment buildings, controlling a portfolio worth over $58 million as a general partner.
Today, he and his team purchase apartment buildings through his firm, Casmon Capital Group. He also hosts the weekly real estate podcast “Target Market Insights,” where he speaks with specialists across the country to uncover the best emerging markets, marketing tips and investing insights.