Stop looking at properties. (What?) I discuss.
Are you in real estate for appreciation, cash flow, or something else?
If you focus on cash flow, does that mean less appreciation, and vice versa?
We discuss when a market becomes "too hot to buy for cash flow” any longer.
The Midwest has more affordable property and better cash flow but less recession resilience.
Dallas-Fort Worth keeps showing appreciation potential, but cash flow is drying up.
When a market heats up, rents don’t “keep...
Money is an abundant resource. I tell you why.
When you’re looking to move accumulated equity, should you do a: 1) Straight sale. 2) 1031 Tax-Deferred Exchange. 3) Cash-out refinance.
Avoid lazy money.
My personal internet bill is $145, cable $126, phone around $100. Who cares?
You learn how much I like to spend on a hotel.
Uber and Lyft are killing the parking business.
Learn how to estimate rental property operating expenses.
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The media - a FOX News Anchor - asks me about Get Rich Education wealth-building principles.
Yes! Rather than asking questions, I’m the one being interviewed here.
I tell the interviewer why getting your money to work for you will NOT create wealth.
In real estate, I tell you why your ROI typically goes down after Year One.
How to calculate a real estate rate of return; the differences between poor, middle class, and wealthy; being bold; increasing income, and more is discussed.
Are you serving the 40-year-to-life sentence? Today’s guest, Jerry Fetta, is a former Dave Ramsey-endorsed local provider.
Jerry learned a better way and changed his life and the lives of others.
There’s a more abundant way. You just can’t afford to forgo the benefits of leverage and arbitrage.
Jerry is an expert at uncovering how the mutual fund industry manipulates reporting the ROI to their advantage and your detriment.
Questions that put your financial advisor on the hot seat are...
Stock investors are not getting ahead, but they think that they are. 10% return, minus 5% inflation, minus 2% fees, minus taxes, minus volatility, minus more.
Most methods of valuing an income property are lousy. I tell you the good and the bad methods: price per square foot, price per unit, RV ratio, Gross Rent Multiplier, Cap Rate, Cash-On-Cash Return.
I tell you how to avoid overpaying for property by making your offer contingent on seeing the seller’s “Schedule E”.
The next twenty years will be nothing like the last twenty years.
Chris Martenson of PeakProsperity.com tells you where wealth originates. It’s called primary wealth, consisting of things like trees, soil, a fishery, or a rich ore vein.
The further you invest from primary wealth, the less real wealth you have.
You learn about your 8 Forms Of Capital: Financial, Social, Material, Living, Emotional, Knowledge, Cultural, Time.
You also learn about the future of energy. Wind and solar...
You actually want to increase your personal expenses over the long-term. What kind of financial blasphemy is this? I explain.
You are worth more than you think. I tell you why.
If you’re 30 and you live until age 90, you only have 60 more autumns in your life. You only have 7% of your time left with your own parents. Your quality time is valuable and fleeting.
Some people have an overinflated sense about the importance of taxes. Rate of return matters more. Returns are like a pie, and...
Don’t move to a low-tax state; let your tenant do it. Quit investing only for the long-term. I explain both.
Alabama is the #1 state for per capita foreign direct investment. We discuss turnkey real estate investing in Birmingham, Alabama.
A revival is taking place in Birmingham amidst economically diverse business sectors.
Long-term tenant retention occurs in Birmingham submarkets due to: 2-year leases, tenant-owned appliances, more.
When you purchase a turnkey property, you’re also...
Your market choice is more important than your property choice.
One of the most prominent real estate developers in the United States, Victor Menasce, tells us how he selects a real estate market.
Investing in larger metro areas is generally safer than investing in smaller metro areas because geographies are better diversified.
Being invested in only one investment market is a mistake. You’re undiversified.
Should you pay more or less than the construction cost of a property?
Your tenant is your customer. I discuss how to attract and retain great tenants. You must think about how your tenant thinks.
The quality of the asset you buy affects the quality of the tenant that you will attract.
Six qualities tenants want are: 1) safety 2) move-in-ready condition 3) short commute distance 4) upgrades 5) neighborhood amenities 6) rent amount.
It’s not about what you would want in a rental unit, it’s about what your tenant wants.
Next, I tell you how to profit from...
You can live a rich life and leave a rich legacy at the same time. Guest Rachel Jensen and I discuss how.
Timber is a hard asset that physically grows in size, and often grows in value at the same time.
Your real estate, gold, or stock share might increase in value - but it doesn’t increase in size at the same time like timber does.
Among timber varieties, you’ve probably heard of teak wood but might not know much about it. It has great value due to its durability.
Teak’s natural oils...
If you want profit, your real estate’s rent income-to-purchase price ratio matters most. I reveal the top five cities for this vital ratio.
I discuss how the media often gets real estate investing wrong. I talk about how to handle your relationship with your Property Manager.
Renters have conventionally been young, single, less educated, and low to middle income. You’ll learn about how quickly this is changing. When did renters get so old?
Of all product types, more renters are...
Reduce your taxes by 10-40% in just three months. Rich Dad Tax Advisor Tom Wheelwright is back again to tell us how.
Tom and I discuss the IRS’ coveted Real Estate Professional designation - the benefits, what you must do, and what you must not do.
If you outsource property management, will that prevent you from the RE Professional designation?
Some U.S. states have annoyingly high transfer taxes. We discuss a strategy to avoid paying it.
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Want to own your own bank? Today’s guest, M.C. Laubscher, tells you how and why. The “Infinite Banking Concept” provides you with liquidity, tax-free growth, and your own control outside the banking system.
Many real estate investors utilize the Infinite Banking Concept, aka “Cashflow Banking” to increase their rates of return.
Today’s guest also hosts the Cashflow Ninja podcast.
First, I tell you how you are giving more to others than you think. You are already more generous than you...
Changes to the 1031 Tax-Deferred Exchange, 27.5 year tax depreciation, the Estate Tax and more are coming. It will affect you as an investor.
Rich Dad Advisor Tom Wheelwright is back with us. He details the winners and losers expected from the most sweeping tax reform that the U.S. is set to experience since 1986.
First, Keith discusses 6.2% national real estate appreciation, and different ways to think about real estate diversification.
Individual tax benefits are going away. Business...
Overcome the fear of quitting your job and replacing it with passive income from real estate investing.
Avoid these mistakes before you quit your job. I discuss some mindsets that you should adopt before you quit (if you even want to). I open up to you and tell you how I felt and what I thought about quitting my job.
Time vs. money - which one is more important? I give a clear answer. People fear future poverty. That’s one reason why most choose money over time. We discuss which one...
It doesn’t take money to make money - not your money anyway.
Rich Dad Advisor Darren Weeks is a real estate investor, entrepreneur, and is an expert at raising capital from others in order to fund real estate deals.
He gives us the exact script that he uses for raising money from others. A confused mind won’t buy. People only buy from you if they trust you and like you. He tells us how to quickly build this trust with strangers.
Darren finds people for funding real estate deals at...
Financially-Free Beats Debt-Free. You hear me say it all the time. Home equity is a terrible investment - it is unsafe, illiquid, has zero ROI, makes your foreclosure risk greater, and it can leave your assets exposed to lawsuits.
Some have called today’s material shocking - a revelation. What you thought was black is white. What you thought was dark is light.
Home equity can never go up in value, but might go down value. You must embrace mortgages. I collect mortgages every bit as much...
Learn about leverage ratios, how leverage can grow your wealth using other people’s money, and how to be protected from leverage risk.
Keith provides the most important takeaways from the New Orleans Investment Conference.
Next, Clayton Morris, former news anchor on the number one cable news show in the world, and host of the podcast Investing in Real Estate with Clayton Morris, talks to us about his wealth building realization. His website is MorrisInvest.com.
Clayton explains what the...
What makes you weird makes you successful. Embrace what makes you “abnormal”. Why? Because being wealthy isn’t normal.
Inflation transfers wealth from lenders to borrowers. Therefore, be a smart borrower.
Next, Rich Dad Advisor Garrett Sutton joins us with updates to protect yourself and your real estate with Limited Liability Companies (LLCs). His website is CorporateDirect.com.
We learn about common asset protection mistakes. Garrett tells us why flip properties and buy-and-hold...