The Real Estate Way to Wealth and Freedom Podcast
Ben Leybovich was born in Russia and is a career classical violinist. After being diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis at an early, Ben had to go back to the drawing board and consider his other options. This led Ben to search for options to make a living, other than music.
Ben researched the world of money extensively, and came to realize that there are 3 types of income: Earned Income, Passive Income, and Portfolio Income. Ben didn’t need passive income. He HAD to have it.
Setting written goals is the single most powerful action one can take towards self-improvement, business, or anything which requires you to grow.
Many well-known and successful people attribute much of their success to having clearly defined goals.
As a human, you are shaped by your surroundings, your environment, the people who you surround yourself with. It’s a culmination of these things that make you who your are. Before all those, your life is a blank canvas, and through time, you are gradually shaped into who you are now.
Keith Weinhold is a Contributing Writer to Robert Kiyosaki’s Rich Dad Advisors blog.
He is the author of “7 Money Myths That Are Killing Your Wealth Potential”, an Amazon bestseller.
A real estate investor for 15 years, today he runs GetRichEducation.com and is the host of the very popular podcast called Get Rich Education.
Your financial security number is the amount of income you need to cover your basic needs – housing, food, transportation, utilities, and insurance. This is the amount of income it would take for you to cover your basic cost of living. Although it doesn’t account for luxuries, like vacation, travel, gifts, etc. Today we’re going to discuss the importance of this number and help you build a plan to achieving financial security for yourself.
Mike Alder is a real estate professional who invests in raw land. Prior to investing in raw land, Mike got his start investing primarily in single family homes. During the housing crisis in 2008, Mike lost it all. He didn’t let that get in the way of his vision. He then went on a personal development journey and learned from the most successful entrepreneurs in the world.
Mike has gone on to build a raw land investing business and teaches his passion to others.
Location independence in this context means you can earn income regardless of where you live. In an ever evolving world of social media, apps, ecommerce, and a connected world, more and more people are valuing things like flexible work schedules, alternative living arrangements (think expats living in foreign countries due to the cost of living) and more freedom.
Brian Burke is the President and CEO of Praxis Capital, a vertically integrated real estate private equity investment firm. Praxis currently manages a portfolio of active funds for the acquisition of multifamily and single-family residential assets nationwide.
So why multifamily investing? Let’s take a look at the business model in a very simple way.
As a multifamily investor, you borrow other people’s money to buy a property. You hire a property manager to manage the property. The tenants pay the debt for you, and the extra money left over goes in your pocket.
Talk about leverage! You’re leveraging other people’s time, money, and resources! But this doesn’t mean you’re the only one winning in this game. When done correctly, everyone wins.
Daniel Roca a real estate and finance professional with a diverse background. Throughout his career he’s had the experience of looking at business opportunities from different perspectives: firstly as a corporate lawyer, then as a corporate lender and lastly as real estate lending professional. He is currently employed at Zeus Mortgage Bank, a Houston-based mortgage and crowdfunding provider of home-equity loans and mortgages to individual consumers. The Houston Business Journal and Inc. magazine placed Zeus Mortgage Bank on the list of the fastest-growing companies in the United States.
First to develop your strategy, you need to identify what your goals are. Do you want passive income? Do you want to build a business that you operate on a day-to-day basis?
Once you determine your goals, you can build a strategy that will get you to those goals.
"This podcast offers a great perspective for people who are just getting started in real estate investing. I HIGHLY recommend it!"
- Nathan B.
"Don't pass this podcast up! I was unsure about adding another podcast to my library, but this one has proven to be invaluable in my investing journey!"
- Ernest D.
La Porte, Texas
"I've tried my hand at stocks, and let's just say it didn't go as well as I planned. This podcast has helped me realize the multiple benefits of real estate investing. I just wish I would have started sooner!"
- Jonathan C.