Changing Market? Challenge It!

Over the years, I have had countless clients and consulting students remark that they want to be an entrepreneur. They want to be the CEO of their own business, make all the decisions, and immediately reap all the benefits. But I’m here to tell you… It’s not that easy. The journey of an entrepreneur is marked by many challenges and, although from an outsider’s perspective it looks easy, it takes substantial grit, a very thick skin, and a good deal of planning and execution. A well-oiled machine does not start out as a well-oiled machine. It ...

By |2021-09-10T19:53:58-07:00January 25th, 2019|Entrepreneurship, Getting Started, Wealth|

From Distressed to Dreaming

You Can Help Take a Homeowner from Distressed to Dreaming People lose their homes. It's an awful experience for most, and the situation comes with a myriad of emotions. Although you can help turn the situation into a win-win experience, if you don't know how to properly tackle the sensitivity of the topic, you aren't going to help anyone. Rather than shying away from experiences that can be emotional and uncomfortable, lean in. Understanding the basics of an Equity Deal is a good place to start. To further your understanding of these processes, you need to understand ...

By |2021-09-10T19:53:59-07:00September 15th, 2018|Entrepreneurship, Getting Started|

The Secret to Monetizing Every Time

The Secret to Monetizing Every Time Flipping a house can be fun and profitable. It can also be a frustrating nightmare if you don't know what you're doing. Maybe you've seen one of the many TV shows on the subject, and in the span of an hour witnessed an entire property rehab, which drives up the property value, puts cash in the flipper's pocket, and all they had to do was overcome 10 minutes worth of problems (usually a broken pool pump or another seemingly innocuous issue). Now YOU decide to try it, and so you ...

By |2021-09-10T19:54:27-07:00August 24th, 2018|Entrepreneurship, Fixing, Flipping, Getting Started|

It’s Too Bad… (A Hard Look at Why Some Deals Fail)

It’s too bad so many people don’t succeed at getting funding and successfully profiting on a deal. It’s not that the process is impossible, many people just tend to “go for it” without considering what they could do to improve their success rate. I tend to talk a lot about what NOT to do in Real Estate Investing. Sometimes, it seems like I speak more on this subject than what you SHOULD do (but logically, I don’t). I’m truly looking out for your best interest when I make these posts, because no matter how much training ...

By |2021-09-10T19:54:27-07:00August 11th, 2018|Borrowing, Getting Started|