One of the key differences of self-storage to other commercial assets is that fair housing laws don’t apply to them because nobody’s living in them. There’s no need to go through the eviction, foreclosures and wait long for lead times to get your money back. Terri Garner and Alia Ott Carter have been in the […]
For you to win the note closing game, you need to make the shots, but before you can make the shots you will need to practice. March madness and the note business are pretty much the same because you don’t have to be the big hedge fund or the guy who buys a thousand assets. […]
Note investors who have been buying in Florida for the past decade have been making a lot of profit now that the Florida hot market has rebounded from the dropped values. A lot of players have recently come in, but Brent Garrett believes that the note game in his area is still where it’s at […]
Focus is everything. 80% of your income comes from 20% of your actions. You can get to where you need to be as long as you keep working toward it and you are focused. So what do you do to help you clear your head? How do you keep your focus on your long-term goals? […]
When starting your own company, you can put in low capital and still be profitable the whole time. Rick Allen and TJ Osterman from Paperstac share how educating yourself and knowing everything you can about the business will steer you away from trouble and get you on the right path. Their business has evolved from […]
Scott interviews note and real estate investor, Martin Saenz, on his journey through note investing and why note education is so important to avoid making mistakes. Martin is also the author of Note Investing Made Easier.
Trying to build credibility by doing deals with your own funds before you borrow someone else’s money is a big misconception. There’s nothing wrong with self-funding a deal, but if you’ve got a limited amount of funds invested in a deal and don’t follow up on raising private capital, you can’t make bids once a […]
The best thing about attending events, other than getting off the chair and out of the office, is meeting people and getting new ideas. There are always lessons to be learned from the people that you meet at events. It's best to dial your list down to three big doable things that will change the […]
Everybody starts from somewhere, whether you’re a broker who lost it all and worked hard to get it all back or a high school graduate that transitioned from being a janitor to construction worker, who now owns an LLC. One thing about transitions is you need to build confidence which is the biggest hurdle for […]
One of the most important tools a note investor has is a huge database that he can pull out leads from. Conducting phone calls, sending out emails and having a LinkedIn profile will help grow this database, but there is a faster way to this. Banking Blitzkrieg is an investors program hosted by We Close […]
Anne Marie Hollands of Quest IRA discusses how you can put your money into work by opening self-directed IRA accounts either in real estate, private lending, or other investment vehicles. Anne Marie also shares their upcoming events and what they’re doing with education to help clients engage and build their financial goals. They regularly do […]
Scott shares some of the biggest nuggets and the latest trends that he took away from the 2018 Traffic and Conversion Summit held in San Diego, CA. The summit mainly focused on marketing traffic and conversion, basically how you can look for traffic and convert that into deal flows and funding sources. One of the […]
Nowadays, with the internet making the world smaller and any place accessible at your fingertips, any business can be done from anywhere, including real estate. Lindsay Gordon of Silver Capital Bay was conducting her real estate business out of Philadelphia before she decided to transition to Puerto Rico and gained the ability to finance her […]
Scott interviews Maureen McCann with Spartan Invests to discuss the Birmingham, AL market and it being a hot market for note and real estate investors. Maureen also shares some of her insights into overcoming fears and becoming an entrepreneur.