Five Reasons Your Home is an AWFUL Investment

  Today, I will explore a touchy subject and explain why buying a home is a terrible investment. Before we go into why, let’s define how the dictionary defines an “investment”. According to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, it is “the outlay of money usually for income or profit”. To paraphrase, an investment is anything you put…

But…I Don’t Have Any Money

  I do a lot of meetups and talk to many that say they want to get into real estate and multifamily real estate. There is always a recurring theme of reasons why they don’t start up their real estate dream. It’s either “I’ll wait until the crash,” “I’ll wait until my kids get into…

Believe in What You Are Doing

  Doctor Maya Angelou once pointed out that people will forget what you said and what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel. This statement is important to remember because it does not end with your close personal relationships. It is true for everything we do, as we interact with…

Abundance vs Scarcity

  Like most things in life, there is more than one way to look at something. When it comes to money, there are two predominant ways: there is scarcity thinking and abundance thinking. The financial industry has been built around marketing scarcity thinking to people. Financial advisors make huge commissions convincing the masses to live…

How to Get a Bridge Loan

  Over the past several months, I’ve been working on a handful of deal that required a fast close. Most of them are value-add properties that ranged from low occupancy to rehab projects. This limited our ability to get traditional loans and required us to get creative on getting them closed. In cases like this,…

5 Reasons Why I Like Multifamily Deals

Getting into your first multifamily deal can be exciting and nerve-wracking at the same time. If you do it right, getting into good multifamily deals will allow those involved to get closer to achieving their financial goals. For some, realizing true financial freedom, is an illusion without the right way to get there. If you…

5 Reasons Why I Like Multifamily Deals

Getting into your first multifamily deal can be exciting and nerve-wracking at the same time. If you do it right, getting into good multifamily deals will allow those involved to get closer to achieving their financial goals. For some, realizing true financial freedom, is an illusion without the right way to get there. If you…

Meeting High-Net-Worth Individuals

Any real estate entrepreneur and investor will tell you that relationships are key to building your business. I can tell you that it was through my relationships with property managers, brokers, but most of all potential passive investors, that we were all able to not only forge new friendships but also close several deals. If…

Destroy Your Procrastination

As humans, we tend to procrastinate when we don’t see the consequence for our lack of action very clearly. If we had a time machine that could propel us forward in time to see what our life could be if we made decisions quicker or stuck to that diet and workout routine, I’m think we…

We Are All Going to Die

  A long time ago, a family member was in a near fatal accident that continues to impact her life to this very day. As you can imagine, it was a devastating blow to our family, as it was obviously unexpected, and she was only in her early 40’s when it happened. There is a…