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Building Wealth Through Commercial Real Estate

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Learn how to build wealth through investing in commercial real estate. We invite special guest on the show to discuss about how they got started and their journey on how they created and build wealth in commercial real estate such as apartments, hotels, self storage, mobile home parks and other commercial asset classes.

Learn how to build wealth through investing in commercial real estate. We invite special guest on the show to discuss about how they got started and their journey on how they created and build wealth in commercial real estate such as apartments, hotels, self storage, mobile home parks and other commercial asset classes.


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Learn how to build wealth through investing in commercial real estate. We invite special guest on the show to discuss about how they got started and their journey on how they created and build wealth in commercial real estate such as apartments, hotels, self storage, mobile home parks and other commercial asset classes.






Investing in Commercial Flex and Industrial Real Estate with Brian Adams

Brian C. Adams is the President and founder of Excelsior Capital, where he spearheads the investor relations and capital markets arms of the firm. He has 10 years of experience in real estate private equity. Prior to forming Excelsior Capital, Brian co-founded Priam Properties (an institutional real estate private equity sponsor) in 2010 and provided leadership and direction for the firm in connection with capital markets, investment management and investor relations. From January of 2016...


My First Deal in Multifamily with Oleg Shalumov

Oleg Shalumov is a real estate investor who has been investing in property rentals since 1999. Oleg graduated from Brooklyn College (CUNY) with Computer Science degree and has been utilizing his IT skills with companies like IBM, JPMorgan Chase, Citibank, BNP Paribas, and Credit Suisse. Most of his career in the field he spent on the different Trading Desks assisting traders with various trading application. Sensing a shift in the market, Oleg started focusing on Multifamily investing in...


Discover Good Markets to Invest and the Benefits of Investor Portal With Brad Onge

Brad St. Onge is the Head of Partnerships at InvestNext. At InvestNext, it’s mission is to transform the process in which investment firms raise and manage capital. Based in Detroit, Michigan, InvestNext was founded in 2016. At the time, it saw a major flaw in the industry. Investing as a whole operated within a black box, with countless hours spent on activities that made fundraising, investment management, and investor relations tedious and inefficient. Since day one, Brad known that...


Learn About Self Storage Investing With Jacob Vanderslice

Jacob Vanderslice is Principal at VanWest Partners, a Denver-based real estate investment firm focusing on the acquisition and management of self-storage centers and other opportunistic real estate throughout the United States. By focusing on this conservative and growing real estate sector, VanWest has established a track record with over $195mm in real estate assets. Jacob and his partners’ success is driven by a commitment to delivering an expertly-executed, adaptable strategy with an...


Learn How a Tax Professional Can Help You Reduce Your Taxes with Catherine Tindall, CPA

Catherine Tindall is a CPA specializing in advanced tax reduction who proactively works with clients to reduce what they pay in tax while supporting their greater wealth building and life goals. Her goal for every client is to provide a return on investment, in the first year, usually $15,000-100k+ in tax savings. With a focus on automation, Catherine and her team set themselves apart by utilizing technology whenever possible to streamline their advisory services and to offer those services...


Learn How to Raise Capital with Bronson Hill

Bronson Hill is committed to helping educate others about the benefits of passively investing in multifamily syndication. While most people have never heard of this, it allows individuals to own a piece of large apartment buildings, receiving outstanding tax benefits, and get great returns without the volatility of the stock market. His passion is to help you reach your investment goals and experience financial freedom. He spends a lot of time researching deals, educating himself,...


Learn about Sales Leaseback and Industrial Real Estate Investing with Drew Wahlgreen

Drew Wahlgreen made the decision to leave the corporate world to jump into Commercial Real Estate after 8 years as a Risk Analyst at Liberty Mutual Insurance. After receiving a BS in Finance from California State University at Hayward, he began his entrepreneurial journey at the young age of 21 changing his desire to embark on a successful career which he did later on. Today, Drew enjoys educating investors on the world of alternatives investments and specifically the differences net leased...


Discover a New Platform Called Avestor to Assist a Deal Sponsor in Raising Capital with Badri Malynur

Badri Malynur has over 20 years of experience in multi-family housing. He was a co-founder in two previous start-ups, an active angel investor and has held key leadership positions at a Fortune 500 company for over 15 years. His MBA in Marketing & Finance and his Masters in Computer Science provide him with a unique perspective on how technology can be applied to real estate. In this episode, he will introduce a unique and new platform called Avestor. This platform can assist the deal...


How Mike Morawski used his willpower to get out of jail and become a successful real estate coach and investor

Michael Morawski has over 30 years in real estate investing experience. He has controlled over $285 mm in real estate transactions. Mike is also a real estate investment consultant, coach, author and public speaker. He has experience in residential, multifamily sales, investing and property management. Michael has a strong personal resilience and a deep desire to help others live an extraordinary life through the smart, strategic real estate investing. Over his career, Michael has trained...


Learn about Development and Condo Conversion With Eric DiNicola and Nick Earls

Eric DiNicola, is a co-founder and managing principal of Winterspring Capital, has a strong financial background spanning over a decade. Eric understands the importance of investment diversification. He began working in public equity in 2010 and moved into the private equity markets where he worked on valuations and capital raising. Joining forces with Nick in 2015, he leveraged his investment experience and expertise to accelerate the growth of our real estate business. Heading up our...


Learn the Secret Benefits of Infinite Banking Concept with Sarry Ibrahim

Sarry Ibrahim is financial planner and member of the Bank On Yourself Organization. He helps real estate investors, business owners, and full time employees grow safe and predictable wealth regardless of market conditions using a financial strategy that has been around for over 160 years. Sarry started this journey when he was in grad school completing his MBA. He worked for companies like Allstate, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna Healthspring, and Humana before founding Financial Asset...


From Opening iFly Operations Globally to Being an Active Multifamily Investor with Trevor Thompson

Trevor Thompson is a successful Vice President with 47+ years in the attractions and entertainment industry. Highly observant, detail oriented with a highly developed work ethic. Values history and culture and strives to maintain a harmonious environment offering service to others. Comfortable developing businesses, leading teams and providing high level results. He spent the past 20 years working for iFLY Indoor Skydiving, He grew from 1 location to 80...


Learn About Various Funds in Commerical Real Estate with Lisa Hylton

Lisa is the founder of and real estate investment company that provides opportunities for entrepreneurs and business owners to invest in tax-efficient real estate investments. Lisa is also the host of The Level Up REI podcast which airs every Tuesday and the first Thursday of each month for Conversations with Passive Investors. Lisa Hylton is a CPA with approximately 10 years of audit experience from PwC and 4 ½ years as a controller on private equity real estate funds at a...


Learn How to Invest in Multifamily Real Estate with Edna Keep

Edna Keep is the founder of the 90 Days to 5K Mastermind, a training, educational, and membership organization for real estate investors. Since 2007, She has built her own real estate portfolio to over 600 doors with a value of $70 million. All except the first two properties were bought with the help of Joint Venture Partners. She and her husband own 14 doors personally and the rest with joint venture partners. Most of these partners are passive investors looking for a great rate of return...


Grow Your Business with the Right Mindset - Mia Reeves, CPA

Mia Anne Pham Reeves is partner at Francis and Reeves CPA LLC. She graduated from Texas Christian University with honors then landed a job at one of the largest accounting firms in the entire country (Big 4). After a few years working 60+ hours/week, she returned to her first love which is entrepreneurship, and opened her own firm. Mia’s goal is to bring her experience, knowledge and expertise to clients in a valuable way. She teamed up with some of the greatest minds in the legal,...


From Fixing and Flipping Homes to Investing in Commerical Real Estate with Sam Wilson

Sam is an active investor in self storage, parking, multi-family apartments, RV parks, single family homes and host of the How to Scale Commercial Real Estate podcast. Sam holds his bachelor’s degree in business finance from the University of Memphis and holds his real estate license in Tennessee. In addition to his years of real estate experience, he also has a diverse background in business ownership and management. Sam’s current focus is presenting nationwide investment opportunities for...


Real Estate Tax Planning with Angie Bhasin, CPA

Angie Bhasin is an Alamo California based CPA, Certified Tax Coach and Certified Tax Planner who help business owners, real estate investors and self-employed healthcare professionals cut their annual tax bill by hundreds of thousands of dollars by employing IRS provided advanced tax reduction strategies. Major corporations have access to such strategies through their tax/legal departments; She passionately brings such strategies within the reach of her clients so they too can put more of...


Going from Corporate America to Full Time Multifamily Investing with Steve and Jenny

Jenny Gou is a Managing Partner at Vertical Street Ventures, which was established to help individuals achieve their financial goals through passive investing in real estate. As one of the Founders, she currently oversees Asset Management and Investor Relations. She focuses on Business Strategy and execution of the business plan as well as managing relationships and communications with investors. She was a Sales Director at Procter & Gamble for 13 years working on brands like Dawn, Cascade...


The Benefits of Passive Investing with Aileen Prak

Aileen Prak is the co-founder of Bonavest Capital, where they focus on helping others to achieve their time freedom through multifamily real estate investments. Born and raised in Southern California, she has her MBA and a background in finance. She is also the co-host of the real estate podcast “How Did They Do It? Real Estate”, where she interviews top experts in the real estate industry to provide resources for listeners to apply to their own real estate investing journey. In this...


Learn how to Syndicate Multifamily from Overseas with Mike Barnhart and Suzy Sevier

Michael Barnhart is a real estate syndicator and asset manager of 88 units in Tulsa, Oklahoma. He is also an active board member of Fortune 51, an initiative in Tulsa to help reduce crime and bring stability to some of the lower-income submarkets. In addition to his passion for commercial real estate, Michael is a U.S. Air Force Officer with over 16 years of military experience. Whether in the classroom as a biology professor or as a mentor for real estate investors, he lives to give back to...