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Best Real Estate Investing Advice Ever

3,018 episodes - English - Latest episode: 7 days ago - ★★★★★ - 922 ratings

Welcome to the world's longest-running, DAILY commercial real estate investing podcast hosted by Joe Fairless. Joe went from buying $35,000 single-family homes to controlling over $1,900,000,000 worth of large apartment communities in under a decade.

Commercial real estate is a compelling investment option, but knowing where to look and who to listen to can be overwhelming — especially when your money and legacy are on the line. The Best Real Estate Investing Advice Ever Show provides commercial real estate expert insights, education, and timely information to our community of active and passive investors looking to succeed in commercial real estate. Build wealth, build a legacy, and do more good in the world.

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JF3003: Diversification: The Great Wealth Preserver | Passive Investor Tips ft. Travis Watts

November 24, 2022 08:00 - 10 minutes - 7.39 MB

Passive Investor Tips is a weekly series hosted by full-time passive investor and Best Ever Show host, Travis Watts. In each bite-sized episode, Travis breaks down passive investor topics, simplifying the philosophy and mindset while providing tactical, valuable information on how to be a passive investor.     Warren Buffett once said, “Wide diversification is only required when investors do not understand what they are doing.” In this episode, Travis Watts explains why he doesn’t agre...

JF3004: Building a Real Estate Career in Maui, HI ft. Greg Gaudet

November 23, 2022 18:15 - 25 minutes - 17.8 MB

Greg Gaudet is a real estate investor at Maui Home Buyers and the business development manager of Premier Restoration Hawaii. In this episode, he discusses how he overcame addiction and homelessness to achieve financial independence, how he ended up getting started in real estate after moving to Maui, and the kinds of deals he’s currently targeting.   Greg Gaudet | Real Estate Background Real estate investor at Maui Home Buyers and business development manager of Premier Restoration Haw...

JF3002: Finding Flexibility through Multifamily Investing ft. Xiaofeng Harman

November 23, 2022 08:00 - 20 minutes - 14.1 MB

Xiaofeng Harman is the co-founder of Liberta Homes, a diverse company focusing on the construction of modern high-end homes and quality multifamily housing around the country. In this episode, she tells us about her pursuit of financial freedom, her long journey to becoming a GP on 150+ units, and the importance of partnering with experienced syndicators.    Xiaofeng Harman | Real Estate Background Co-founder of Liberta Homes, a diverse company focusing on the construction of modern hig...

JF3001: Surrounding Yourself with the Right People ft. Doug Harman

November 22, 2022 08:00 - 28 minutes - 19.7 MB

Doug Harman is the owner and CEO of Liberta Homes, a diverse company focusing on the construction of modern high-end homes and quality multifamily housing around the country. In this episode, he shares the lessons he’s learned from hiring the wrong property managers, how he ended up finding the right fit, and his tips for developing a strong team. Doug Harman | Real Estate Background Owner and CEO of Liberta Homes, a diverse company focusing on the construction of modern high-end homes and...

JF3000: How to Stay Liquid & Earn a High Interest Rate ft. Edward Brown

November 21, 2022 08:00 - 25 minutes - 17.6 MB

Edward Brown assists Pacific Private Money with capital raising and investor presentations. In this episode, he discusses hard money loans, starting funds, helping investors with bridge loans, and how to stay liquid and earn a high interest rate.    Edward Brown | Real Estate Background Previously CEO of a hard money loan company for many years, as well as an expert witness and writer. Today, he assists Pacific Private Money with capital raising and investor presentations. Based in: C...

JF2999: Maintaining Stability in Apartment Investing ft. Kelly Iannone

November 20, 2022 08:00 - 29 minutes - 20.3 MB

Kelly Iannone is the founder and owner of Waypoint Commercial Investment Partners, LLC, which focuses on multifamily syndication. In this episode, she tells us her reasons for getting into real estate investing and how she maintains stability as a multifamily syndicator.   Kelly Iannone | Real Estate Background Founder and owner of Waypoint Commercial Investment Partners, LLC, which focuses on multifamily syndication. Portfolio: GP of: 357 units across three properties One six-uni...

JF2998: The Ins & Outs of Land Entitlement Deals ft. Elsa Nguyen

November 19, 2022 08:00 - 27 minutes - 18.9 MB

Elsa Nguyen is the CEO and founder of Sunrise Equity Group, which focuses on apartment syndication. In this episode, she shares why she was drawn to land development opportunities in Florida, the various steps that go into executing a land entitlement deal, and the level of detail that can go into creating a land development construction plan.    Elsa Nguyen | Real Estate Background CEO and founder of Sunrise Equity Group, which focuses on apartment syndication. Portfolio: 200 apartm...

JF2997: Vertical Insights from a Real Estate Advisor ft. D’Nette Wood

November 18, 2022 08:00 - 26 minutes - 18.3 MB

D’Nette Wood has been in the real estate business for 23 years and is currently a real estate advisor for Sotheby’s International Realty, where she focuses on luxury homes as well as commercial real estate. In this episode, she discusses transitioning from a loan officer to getting involved in commercial real estate, what she’s learned from experiencing downturns in the economy firsthand, and how she focuses on her client’s needs.    D’Nette Wood | Real Estate Background Has been in the...

JF2996: How to Buy a Porsche with Passive Income | Passive Investor Tips ft. Travis Watts

November 17, 2022 08:00 - 6 minutes - 4.29 MB

Passive Investor Tips is a weekly series hosted by full-time passive investor and Best Ever Show host, Travis Watts. In each bite-sized episode, Travis breaks down passive investor topics, simplifying the philosophy and mindset while providing tactical, valuable information on how to be a passive investor.   In this episode, Travis tells us how he and his wife have been able to purchase numerous vehicles over the years by using passive income. Join the newsletter for the expert tips & ...

JF2995: Learning to Manage Rapid Business Growth ft. Whitney Sewell

November 16, 2022 08:00 - 26 minutes - 18.4 MB

Whitney Sewell is the founder and CEO of Life Bridge Capital, a leading real estate syndication company that offers its investment partners the opportunity to leverage shares of multifamily rental properties into a passive monthly income. In this episode, he shares the details of his journey from his background in military, law enforcement, and horse training to becoming a real estate syndicator with $350M in AUM.    Whitney Sewell | Real Estate Background Founder and CEO of Life Bridge...

JF2994: 3 Signs It’s Time to Hire a Private Equity Firm ft. Charles Wessel

November 15, 2022 08:00 - 21 minutes - 14.6 MB

Charles Wessel is the principal at Cordell Capital, which focuses on apartment syndication. In this episode, he discusses the ins and outs of raising capital and what he looks for when he vets sponsors.    Charles Wessel | Real Estate Background Principal at Cordell Capital, which focuses on apartment syndication. Portfolio: GP of 786 units, totaling ~$73M in AUM LP of 66 units Based in: Charleston, SC Say hi to him at: cordellcapital.com

JF2993: Transitioning from Sales to Raising Capital ft. Charlie Hardage

November 14, 2022 08:00 - 29 minutes - 20.2 MB

Charlie Hardage is the co-founder of H&K Investment Group LLC, which improves apartment communities by making them safer, adding value, and running them efficiently. In this episode, he tells us what motivated him to leave his W-2 job, why he got started in real estate as a limited partner, and how he discovered his talent for analyzing deals and raising capital.    Charlie Hardage | Real Estate Background Co-founder of H&K Investment Group LLC, which improves apartment communities by m...

JF2992: 3 Steps to Start Scaling Your Business ft. David McIlwaine

November 13, 2022 08:00 - 25 minutes - 17.8 MB

David McIlwaine is the founder and CEO of MAC Assets, which syndicates B- and C-class value-add properties. In this episode, he tells us how one seminar changed his entire career trajectory, the first steps he took to start scaling his real estate business, and the hard lesson he learned when a deal fell through during his honeymoon.  David McIlwaine | Real Estate Background Founder and CEO of MAC Assets, which syndicates B- and C-class value-add properties.  Portfolio: GP of 1,000 door...

JF2991: Tips for Growing & Building Your Team ft. Benjamin Goodpasture

November 12, 2022 08:00 - 33 minutes - 22.7 MB

Benjamin Goodpasture is the CEO of Goodpasture Homes, LLC, which transforms distressed properties into functional homes that add value to families, homebuyers, tenants, and neighborhoods.   In this episode, he discusses how his background in construction fueled his interest in rehab and construction-intensive projects, how he is adapting his investment and acquisitions strategies in response to the current market and economy, and the top lessons he’s learned from managing his own team of...

JF2990: From 75 Units to Nearly $400M in AUM ft. Jason Harris

November 11, 2022 08:00 - 30 minutes - 21.2 MB

Jason Harris is the founder and CEO of Harris Investment Group, which invests in multifamily properties, focusing on adding real value to the property for its tenant base. In this episode, he shares how he’s scaled to almost $400 in AUM in the last four years, the hardships he experienced along the way, and some of the toughest lessons he’s learned in his career so far.    Jason Harris | Real Estate Background Founder and CEO of Harris Investment Group, which invests in multifamily prop...

JF2989: Why Big Money Is Made in the Niches | Passive Investor Tips ft. Travis Watts

November 10, 2022 08:00 - 11 minutes - 7.8 MB

Passive Investor Tips is a weekly series hosted by full-time passive investor and Best Ever Show host, Travis Watts. In each bite-sized episode, Travis breaks down passive investor topics, simplifying the philosophy and mindset while providing tactical, valuable information on how to be a passive investor.   In this episode, Travis discusses the idea that you get paid in direct proportion to the difficulty of the problem that you solve. He examines how commercial real estate fits into th...

JF2988: Repositioning Apartments with Minimal Risk ft. Edward Ring

November 09, 2022 08:00 - 31 minutes - 21.7 MB

Edward Ring is the founder and CEO of New Standard Equities, a leading vertically-integrated real estate investment management firm that specializes in the acquisition and operations of multifamily properties located throughout the Western U.S.   In this episode, he tells us his thoughts on the difference between a value-add and repositioning business plan, how he cautiously approaches repositioning apartment buildings, and which apartment interior updates have led to the most success fo...

JF2987: Market Outlook from LA’s Westside Region ft. Adam Rosenkranz

November 08, 2022 08:00 - 31 minutes - 21.3 MB

Adam Rosenkranz is the chief investment officer of Christina Development Corporation, a Malibu-based real estate developer, manager, and sponsor founded in 1977. In this episode, he discusses what he’s seeing in the Los Angeles market due to interest rate hikes and skepticism in the market, what he is seeing in terms of potential opportunities on the horizon, and his outlook on the residential market going forward.  Adam Rosenkranz | Real Estate Background Chief investment officer of Chris...

JF2986: How to Pivot to Non-Residential CRE in a Recession ft. Ash Patel

November 07, 2022 07:00 - 1 hour - 47.9 MB

Inflation is at an all-time high and we may be on the brink of a syndication bubble. Deciding where to invest your money is crucial in times like these. In this episode, Best Ever Show host Ash Patel discusses how to start investing in non-residential CRE to increase your returns.   What you'll learn: Which deals to look for and how to find them How to underwrite your deals like a pro How to re-tool yourself to look at new deals that will earn your more How to find deals from $200...

JF2985: Multifamily Lessons Learned the Hard Way ft. Lisa Parrish

November 06, 2022 07:00 - 29 minutes - 20 MB

Lisa Parrish is the owner of GLP Investments, LLC, an acquisitions company that identifies and acquires multifamily properties in North Carolina, South Carolina, and Texas. In this episode, she shares why she and her husband transitioned to third-party property management after doing it themselves for years, her advice for finding the right business partners, and how learning things the hard way along her journey has ultimately benefited her.    Lisa Parrish | Real Estate Background Own...

JF2984: Scaling a High-Growth, High-Profit Business ft. Don Wenner

November 05, 2022 07:00 - 32 minutes - 22.4 MB

Don Wenner is the CEO and founder of DLP Capital, a high-growth IMPACT investor that leverages capital with real estate-backed investments. In this episode, he discusses how he reached $4B in AUM in 17 years, his book titled How to Build an Elite Organization, and why hiring and developing leaders is integral to scaling your business.    Don Wenner | Real Estate Background CEO and founder of DLP Capital, a high-growth IMPACT investor that leverages capital with real estate-backed invest...

JF2983: From Airline Pilot to Multifamily Syndicator ft. Satch Bernhardt

November 04, 2022 07:00 - 22 minutes - 15.3 MB

Satch Bernhardt is the managing principal at Bernhardt Capital, LLC, which helps airline pilots and busy professionals invest in value-add multifamily deals through real estate syndications. In this episode, he shares the steps he took to jump from wholesaling single-family homes to raising capital for multifamily syndications, the hard lessons he learned from hiring too quickly, and why he believes more pilots are looking to diversify their investments right now.   Satch Bernhardt | Rea...

JF2982: How to Spot Good Investment Opportunities | Passive Investor Tips ft. Travis Watts

November 03, 2022 07:00 - 14 minutes - 9.92 MB

Passive Investor Tips is a weekly series hosted by full-time passive investor and Best Ever Show host, Travis Watts. In each bite-sized episode, Travis breaks down passive investor topics, simplifying the philosophy and mindset while providing tactical, valuable information on how to be a passive investor.   In this episode, Travis gives three tips on how to find investment opportunities, along with four ways to know if a particular opportunity is right for you. Join the newsletter for...

JF2981: How Hotels Can Adapt to a Shifting Market ft. Mike Stohler

November 02, 2022 07:00 - 34 minutes - 23.9 MB

Mike Stohler is the managing partner at Gateway Private Equity, which creates and manages income-producing hotel real estate investment portfolios for investors. In this episode, he tells us why he made the switch to hotels after accumulating 1400 multifamily doors, how thinking outside the box helped him keep his hotels afloat during the pandemic, and why he is now shifting his focus to hotel development.    Mike Stohler | Real Estate Background Managing partner at Gateway Private Equi...

JF2980: Pivoting from a Perfect Business Plan ft. Tony Castronovo

November 01, 2022 07:00 - 31 minutes - 21.6 MB

Tony Castronovo is the founder and managing partner of Novo Multifamily Group, a multifamily real estate investment and asset management group that focuses on building communities that offer affordable living at higher standards. In this episode, he discusses his journey from management consulting to real estate, his new company, and the challenges he navigated with his first multifamily property.    Tony Castronovo | Real Estate Background Founder and managing partner of Novo Multifami...

JF2979: Starting from Scratch & Seizing Opportunities ft. Vab Jain

October 31, 2022 07:00 - 36 minutes - 25 MB

Vab Jain left medical school in 1998 to become a stock broker. After serving on the Chicago Board Options Exchange for a time, he returned to school to earn his master’s degree. By 2006, he had an MBA, but no job prospects. Determined to own his own business, Vab began investing in hotels. However, one deal that didn’t work out left him with nothing.    Without a home or any money, Vab returned to his hometown of Dayton, Ohio, to stay with his parents and start from scratch. He decided t...

JF2978: Explosive Growth Is All About Mindset ft. Warren Dresner

October 30, 2022 07:00 - 32 minutes - 22.2 MB

Warren Dresner is the founder and managing partner at Equity Yield Group, a real estate investment and acquisition firm focused on acquiring A- and B-class multifamily assets. In this episode, he tells us how he reached $200M in AUM in just four years, why he decided to go big on his first deal, and how his mindset has helped him find success.    Warren Dresner | Real Estate Background Founder and managing partner at Equity Yield Group, a real estate investment and acquisition firm focu...

JF2977: How to Push Past Your Comfort Zone ft. Christina Kovacs

October 29, 2022 07:00 - 29 minutes - 20.2 MB

Christina Kovacs is a residential broker and owner at Home Agency, a full-service boutique real estate brokerage in Fort Lauderdale, FL. She is also a single-family real estate investor. In this episode, she discusses how she continually pushes herself out of her comfort zone despite her introverted tendencies, how increasing her network has paid off, and her plans to begin raising capital.    Christina Kovacs | Real Estate Background Residential broker and owner at the Home Agency, a f...

JF2976: What’s Next for Multifamily? ft. Michael H. Zaransky

October 28, 2022 07:00 - 29 minutes - 20.2 MB

Michael H. Zaransky’s family has been in the real estate business for three generations. His grandfather began by buying apartment hotels in the Chicago area in the early 1900s. Over the years, his family has pivoted within the multifamily space from purchasing existing properties to developing new ones.    Today, Michael is the founder and managing principal at MZ Capital, which focuses on ground-up construction and apartment syndication. In this episode, he shares two reasons why he’s ...

JF2975: Monday Doesn’t Make You Happy, But Can Positive Income? | Passive Investor Tips ft. Travis Watts

October 27, 2022 07:00 - 10 minutes - 7.29 MB

Passive Investor Tips is a weekly series hosted by full-time passive investor and Best Ever Show host, Travis Watts. In each bite-sized episode, Travis breaks down passive investor topics, simplifying the philosophy and mindset while providing tactical, valuable information on how to be a passive investor.   In this episode, Travis discusses how passive income can be used as a way to enhance your lifestyle. He explores whether it is possible to increase your happiness with passive income...

JF2974: Finding the Devil in the Details ft. Matt Kontoff

October 26, 2022 07:00 - 18 minutes - 12.6 MB

Matt Kontoff left his successful 30-year career as a software engineer to pursue multifamily syndications just a couple of years ago. Today, he is the principal and founder of Redwing Capital, which focuses on multifamily syndication. He is a GP of 43 units and four duplexes and an LP of over 1,000 doors.    In this episode, Matt discusses why multifamily investors should be interested in the Columbus market right now, how his skills as an engineer have transferred over to deal analysis ...

JF2973: Be an Educator, Not a Salesperson ft. Marc Weisi

October 25, 2022 07:00 - 26 minutes - 18.4 MB

Marc Weisi spent his career working in financial markets, starting out in IT and then moving on to trading and portfolio management. Over the last five to six years, he has steadily grown his personal portfolio, eventually transitioning to the multifamily space.   Today, Marc is the principal at Maple Capital Partners, which invests in multifamily commercial assets in class B and C neighborhoods throughout the United States. In this episode, he shares how he and his partner gained experi...

JF2972: Changing Trends in Retail & How to Adapt ft. Josh Rothstein

October 24, 2022 07:00 - 25 minutes - 17.7 MB

Josh Rothstein is a listing specialist at OnSite Retail Group, a commercial real estate brokerage and development company specializing in retail and restaurants. He has been a commercial realtor for 10 years, and he describes his current role as “playing  matchmaker between buyer and seller or landlord.”    In this episode, he tells us what makes shopping centers succeed (or fail), how urban downtown retailers remained open and survived the pandemic, and tips for how urban core landlords...

JF2971: How a PowerPoint Helped Launch 4 Businesses ft. Mehdi Khachani

October 23, 2022 07:00 - 23 minutes - 16.2 MB

How a PowerPoint Helped Launch 4 Businesses ft. Mehdi Khachani   Mehdi Khachani moved to the United States from Morocco in 1999. He and his wife stumbled into real estate seemingly by accident — after moving into a building with unimpressive property management, they decided that they could do a better job. They presented a PowerPoint to the building owners and were promptly hired as the new property managers.    Today, Mehdi is the CEO of the JMK Group, which is a vertically integra...

JF2970: How to Focus Your Energy on What Truly Matters ft. Rick Hale

October 22, 2022 07:00 - 27 minutes - 18.7 MB

Rick Hale got his start in real estate in 1996 with a simple goal to sell a few houses and make a living. After his first year, he earned six figures, and after doubling his business by year four, he opened the very first Keller Williams office in Atlanta, GA.    Today, Rick is the operating partner of 12 Keller Williams offices that closed on 12,000 homes in the Atlanta metro area last year. He is preparing to publish his first book and has recently taken on the new title of Chief Energ...

JF2969: Mitigating Risk without Missing Out ft. Randy Langenderfer

October 21, 2022 07:00 - 31 minutes - 21.5 MB

Randy Langenderfer is a chief compliance and audit officer at Baylor College of Medicine who began flipping houses with his brother-in-law in 2009. After moving from Cleveland, OH, to Houston for a job opportunity, Randy began to learn about multifamily syndications. His interest was sparked, and he decided to spend a few years learning the intricacies of syndication, underwriting, and the legal aspects of it all.    Today, Randy is the president of InvestArk Properties, LLC, a syndicati...

JF2968: The 3-Step Process to Dollar-Cost Average CRE | Passive Investor Tips ft. Travis Watts

October 20, 2022 07:00 - 13 minutes - 9.07 MB

Passive Investor Tips is a weekly series hosted by full-time passive investor and Best Ever Show host, Travis Watts. In each bite-sized episode, Travis breaks down passive investor topics, simplifying the philosophy and mindset while providing tactical, valuable information on how to be a passive investor. “Feed your investments so one day they can feed you.”   In this episode, Travis explains how you can dollar-cost average, compound your investments, and build diversified passive incom...

JF2967: How to Salvage a Deal & Make It a Win ft. Johnny Nelson

October 19, 2022 07:00 - 25 minutes - 17.2 MB

Johnny Nelson started out as a contractor and a mechanical engineer before becoming an investor and fund manager. He was motivated to get into real estate after the death of his father. The experience made him realize that he wanted to be able to pay medical expenses for his family and friends, and he knew achieving financial freedom was the key to making that possible.  Today, Johnny is the principal at Arctos Capital, which focuses on multifamily assets. He is an apartment owner/operator...

JF2966: Mixed-Use & Commercial Development ft. Pete Montgomery

October 18, 2022 07:00 - 27 minutes - 19 MB

Pete Montgomery got his start in real estate 20 years ago working in property management. He soon realized he had a passion for commercial property management and leasing. Today, Pete is the broker of retail development at CMC Properties, where he specializes in mix-use development. CMC Properties has owned and managed thousands of apartments, offices, and retail stores.    In this episode, Pete discusses why he has his sights set on suburban downtowns, why you should always take the tim...

JF2965: Self-Care & Productivity Tips for Entrepreneurs | Round Table

October 17, 2022 07:00 - 29 minutes - 20.1 MB

Each week for the Best Ever Round Table, the three Best Ever Show hosts — Ash Patel, Slocomb Reed, and Travis Watts — come together for a deep dive into a commercial real estate investing topic.   In this episode, Ash, Slocomb, and Travis discuss a wide range of game-changing practices that can help entrepreneurs to be more successful. The hosts share their Best Ever advice on morning routines, accountability, productivity, goals, mentoring, coaches, and more.  Join the newsletter for ...

JF2964: The Power of Education, Focus, & Taking Action ft. Tim Kelly

October 16, 2022 07:00 - 34 minutes - 23.6 MB

Tim Kelly is the VP of Education and co-owner of Active Duty Passive Income (ADPI), which simplifies the process for active duty and veteran military members and their families to create streams of passive income. He is also the CEO and founder of Kelly Housing Group, which invests in and syndicates both residential and multifamily properties in affordable and workforce housing spaces with a focus on apartment communities, mobile home communities, RV parks, and storage facilities.   In t...

JF2963: In Uncertain Times, Stick to What Works ft. Vadim Rey

October 15, 2022 07:00 - 28 minutes - 19.5 MB

While Vadim Rey was serving in the U.S. Navy, he realized he wanted a different path that would allow him to give back while living life on his terms. He discovered multifamily syndications and soon learned that the bigger the project he took on, the more people he could help at once. He did his first deal in 2019 and hasn’t looked back since.    Today, Vadim is the deputy director and handles investor relations at Fair Winds Capital Investments. He is also the principal at Achieve Your ...

JF2962: Examining CRE Deals from the Attorney’s POV ft. Mike Neiman

October 14, 2022 07:00 - 22 minutes - 15.6 MB

Mike Neiman is the principal attorney at Neiman Law LLC, which works on real estate legal matters with a focus on multifamily acquisitions. He is also a GP of 51 units and five duplexes.    In this episode, Mike discusses common mistakes he sees both buyers and sellers make that can get them into trouble; his tips for structuring entities, deals, and personal assets; and why even the most experienced CRE investors still need an attorney.    Mike Neiman | Real Estate Background Princ...

JF2961: How the Rich Get Richer | Passive Investor Tips ft. Travis Watts

October 13, 2022 07:00 - 15 minutes - 10.4 MB

Passive Investor Tips is a weekly series hosted by full-time passive investor and Best Ever Show host, Travis Watts. In each bite-sized episode, Travis breaks down passive investor topics, simplifying the philosophy and mindset while providing tactical, valuable information on how to be a passive investor.   In this episode, Travis explains how passive income is the key to accumulating wealth. He provides examples of different types of passive investments you can make, highlights the top...

JF2960: Moving to the Mainland for Multifamily ft. Debbie Wilcox

October 12, 2022 07:00 - 30 minutes - 21.2 MB

Debbie Wilcox is from Honolulu, HI, where she and her husband previously owned and operated a swimming pool business. After 30 years of running their business together, they decided to act on their shared dream of becoming multifamily real estate investors. They uprooted their lives, sold their dream home, and headed for the mainland to attend conferences, network, and soak up as much knowledge as they possibly could.    Today, Debbie is the managing partner of Blue Rock Capital Group, w...

JF2959: Navigating Today’s Market in the Midwest ft. Logan Freeman

October 11, 2022 07:00 - 30 minutes - 20.7 MB

Logan Freeman grew up in the Midwest and got his first job bailing hay at 14 years old. He quickly developed a strong work ethic that led him to excel in athletics. After a successful collegiate football career, Logan played in the NFL, but ultimately decided it wasn’t the right career path for him. Soon after returning to school to earn his master’s degree, he discovered the world of real estate investing.    Today, Logan is the co-founder and chief development officer of FTW Investment...

JF2958: How a Recession & Inflation Could Impact CRE | Round Table

October 10, 2022 07:00 - 28 minutes - 19.7 MB

Each week for the Best Ever Round Table, the three Best Ever Show hosts — Ash Patel, Slocomb Reed, and Travis Watts — come together for a deep dive into a commercial real estate investing topic.   In this episode, Ash, Slocomb, and Travis discuss what a hard landing for the economy or out-of-control inflation might look like. They share their thoughts on what a recession would look like for the overall economy, how it would affect real estate in particular, and how inflation impacts real...

JF2957: As Rates Increase, Should CRE Investors Pause?

October 09, 2022 07:00 - 28 minutes - 19.8 MB

Danny Spitz started his real estate career 20 years ago as an underwriter doing transactions for a middle-market Bank in Chicago. Eventually, he was able to land a mentorship from a broker, investor, and developer who showed him the real estate ropes.  Today, Danny is the CEO and managing partner of Greenstone Partners, a brokerage that focuses on various commercial real estate properties including multifamily, industrial, mixed-use, retail, and office. He is a GP of four properties and an...

JF2956: How to Ditch Your W-2 for a CRE Career

October 08, 2022 07:00 - 26 minutes - 18.4 MB

Joseph Cornwell started his career as a full-time police officer in 2011. Four years later, he began educating himself on all things real estate by reading books, listening to podcasts, and attending meetups. He began buying rental properties and scaling his portfolio. By 2021, he was able to retire from law enforcement and transition into a full-time real estate career.    Today, Joseph is a licensed real estate agent at Ownerland Realty and a full-time real estate investor with 75 unit...

JF2955: Why Mobile Home Parks Are Recession-Resistant ft. Jack Martin

October 07, 2022 07:00 - 25 minutes - 17.3 MB

Jack Martin got his start in real estate by working in land development and building houses in his early 20s. He then transitioned to the apartment space, which he thought would be his long-term retirement vehicle until he discovered mobile home parks.   Today, Jack is the co-founder and managing partner at 52TEN, a vertically integrated firm that focuses on acquiring and improving underperforming manufactured housing communities. In this episode, he discusses the four main ways mobile h...

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