Let’s imagine John is crushing it! He is a high achiever and is moving a million miles a minute. He is doing so much that he doesn’t feel it is worth his time to track his statistics. He just made a ton of phone calls to agents. He got some properties shot over to him so he analyzes these and sends offers on the promising ones. He then makes some phone calls to homeowner leads he has. His mailing campaign is in full throttle as well and leads are trickling in through that! He
When Alex and I were young real estate investors doorknocking the streets of Brockton, we really had no idea what we were doing. We had some coaching about how wholesales and short sales worked, but it was all theory. As we kept grinding and meeting new people, we wound up getting introduced to who would later become the most pivotal piece of our team; Attorney Shahria Boston. She took us under her wing from the beginning, spending a ton of time teaching us the ins and outs o
We're very excited that we are about to kick off demo on our 22 Marion St property. I quickly talk about how banks and hard money lenders finance projects as they progress. Plenty of progress photos to come soon! #friendship #investing #realestate #investor
Hello all, This week I was featured on a friend and fellow entrepreneur's podcast. Simon Frazier the host discusses alternative methods to traditional education and interviews self educated business owners and entrepreneurs. It's real, fascinating and inspiring. While I received a degree from a 4 year college, I was able to add some input about self education in this industry. It was a very exciting interview and I had a great time reflecting back on the progress my team and
Ahhh! Another week, another blog post. Writing this blog has become a highlight for my week. Definitely the best part of Monday. Today, I want to talk about my favorite part of the business: Raising Money. This is undoubtedly one of the biggest hurdles new real estate investors face. I won't say we have it all figured out, but we are in a much better position then we were just 3 short months ago. How can you possibly afford a million dollar property at 25? It's simple really.
Let me take this moment to introduce myself and thank you for taking the time to visit our blog. The last 10 months have been a culmination of grit, drive and team development. In October of 2015, Christian Chasmer and myself quit our full-time time jobs to pursue a full-time career in real estate investing. The same week we closed on a 3-family rental property. Most would consider that backwards thinking. As we have grown, people ask what would make us do something like this