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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.






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...


How to Build Passive Income Streams with John Rickgarn

John Rickgarn is an Investor, Educator and Realtor when asked ‘What do you do? ’Having lost both of his parents to cancer by age 16, John realized that the typical path of getting a job and investing in a tax deferred account for retirement may not work for everyone. In 2014 after having his “aha” moment, John set out to educate himself on building passive income streams. In 2016, he bought his first investment property, a fourplex, by pulling money out of his Roth IRA. In 2019, John left...


The First Multifamily Experience with Jeff Janaro

Jeff Janaro is an active duty military officer and attorney with a passion for real estate and entrepreneurship. Primarily focused on multifamily value-add deals, he personally owns 60 units in three states, and is a limited partner in an additional 68 units. He began his real estate journey in 2006 with his first single family purchase. He is looking forward to partnering with others in large multifamily syndications. He is married with two daughters, and lives in Washington D.C. In this...


Journey from Multifamily Investor to Wine Grape Vineyard Developer with Mason Moreland

Mason Moreland is a real estate investor and wine grape vineyard developer/operator responsible for growth, finance, and process improvement at Texas Vine Country (TVC). Mason's mission to find a niche ripe for disruption was complete when he found Texas vineyards. While Texas had an enormous appetite for locally-grown wine, it was still using traditional labor-intensive growing techniques, and there was limited application of technology and methods from other growing regions. Just four...


Commerical Lending with Kavi Bajaj

Kavi Bajaj has been around real estate his entire life. Born and raised in Los Angeles, he is fluent in the local market trends. Being the son of a banker, his upbringing in real estate is not only from an investment level, but from lending as well. Mr. Bajaj currently has a degree in entrepreneurship which helps him understand all aspects of being a successful real estate agent. Kavi specializes in a multitude of aspects with regards to both commercial and residential real estate. He...


Industrial Warehouse Investing with Monick Halm

Monick Halm is an educator and advocate for women to create passive income streams through real estate investing. Her mission is to assist 1 million women to achieve financial freedom through real estate. She is the founder of Real Estate Investor Goddesses, and is herself a real estate investor and syndicator with over 15 years of real estate investing experience in multi-family, industrial, mobile home and RV parks, flipping, vacation rentals, and ground-up development. Together with her...


How to Scale Your Multifamily Business with Dan Handford

Dan Handford is one of the managing partners with which is a national passive real estate investing firm based in the Carolinas. He has led his real estate syndication company to acquire 2,800+ units with a portfolio valued over $380mil with just under 1,000 investors active in those assets. Prior to getting started investing in real estate, Dan had an extensive background in starting multiple seven-figure businesses from scratch including a large group of non-surgical...


Self Storage Deal Analyzer and Market Study with Jason Stofer

Jason Stofer attended Golden Gate University, graduating in 2007 with a BS in Computer Information System and then a Master’s in Business Administration in 2016. He has worked for exceptional companies such as Chevron, Inc., General Electric, and Williams-Sonoma, Inc. He recently became an Owner/Operator in a 15,500 SQ FT storage facility in Columbia, MO. He leveraged his 20 years of Information Technology, Lean & Six Sigma, and Project Management experience to rapidly improve the Net...


Discover the Benefits of Delaware Statutory Trust with Paul Moore

Paul Moore is the Founder and Managing Partner of Wellings Capital. After graduating with an engineering degree and then an MBA from Ohio State, Paul entered the management development track at Ford Motor Company in Detroit. After five years, he departed to start a staffing company with a partner. They scaled and sold the company to a publicly traded firm five years later. After a brief “retirement”, Paul began investing in real estate in 2000 to protect and grow his own wealth. He...


Commercial Real Estate Investing with Alina Trigub

Alina Trigub is the founder of SAMO Financial. She loves helping people! Her passion is to spread the word about the benefits of passive investing in various forms of real estate and to empower people to build wealth for themselves and for their families. Alina has an MBA in Finance and Management from Rutgers and Bachelor of Business Administration in Accountancy from City University of New York. She worked as a Tax Accountant at Ernst & Young, as well as in the private sector. For the...


Learn about Mobile Home Park Investing with Ekaterina Stepanova

Ekaterina Stepanova was born and raised in Moscow, Russia and has immigrated to the United States 13 years ago and has lived in New York since. She is a Principal at M2K Partners ( who owns and operates several mobile home park communities throughout the country with the focus on value add properties. Ekaterina is a founder of Equity Tree (, an online platform dedicated to helping commercial real estate investors manage their deals and Investor relations...


Learn about Cost Segregation with Brian Bigham

Brian Bigham is the Associate Vice President for Madison SPECS, which is a division of Madison Commercial Real Estate Services. In 2017, he joined the Madison team as Vice President for Business Development for the Cost Segregation Department at Madison SPECS. Brian has spoken at over 50 events in the last two years bringing awareness and education to the highest levels of tax related benefits regarding commercial real estate. Madison SPECS as a company has done over 16,000 studies in all...


Discover the Benefits of Senior Living with Vinny Chopra

Vinney Chopra has achieved success in a number of arenas: marketing, motivational speaking and real estate investment. He manages four successful companies that include Moneil Investment Group, Moneil Management Group, Multifamily Academy and Youth Academy. His diverse experience has allowed him to gain sharp insight into acquisition, syndication and property management of multifamily and senior living facility. He has developed proven techniques and strategies for both in apartment and...


Learn How to Use Solo 401k to Invest in Real Estate with Rachel Nabers

Discover the Ferrari of 401Ks for small business owner. There are many benefits of this unique and special plan that benefits the investor in many ways. Rachel and Jeff Nabers created the solo 401k plan with IRS and Dept of Labor to offer very special and unique provisions that allowed the investor to take advantage of which it can not be done in a typically Wall Street brokerage firm. In this episode, we discuss with Rachel this plan vs checkbook IRA control vehicle and why solo 401K is...


InvestNext Investor Management Software with Kevin Heras

Kevin Heras is a co-founder at InvestNext, a software platform that modernizes the way real estate syndicators raise and manage capital. InvestNext has over 300 clients and over 1 Billion in transactions in the platform. Prior to founding InvestNext, Kevin worked as a program manager at Atrio Systems, a technology consulting firm. In this role, he was exposed to a wide variety of technologies and was closely involved in implementing CRM, ERP and other business-critical systems, for...