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Elevate Your Equity is a show where we'll delve deep into the minds of successful real estate investors, from the married, busy, working professional perspective. We'll explore everything about real estate investing mindset with a huge focus on married couple dynamics and what real estate investing can enable and how it works.
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Our guest for today's show is Chris Grenzig, a self-made real estate investor and property manager. Chris is the Founder of JAG Communities which is a vertically integrated multifamily-focused investment firm based in Jacksonville, FL. Chris started investing in real estate in 2016 by attempting to flip houses in Long Island, NY. After months of failing, he attempted out-of-state flips, purchased tax deeds, and finally found his footing in multifamily.Chris's joint ventured on just over 100 units, before joining Toro Real Estate Partners as their head of Florida operations. Toro purchased 4000 units worth $300 mil, with 1000 units in Florida over 4 and half years. Chris eventually left Toro in Nov 2020 to start his own company which owns and manages small to mid-sized apartment complexes in Jacksonville, MSA. JAG Communities currently owns and manages 40 units worth $3 million, with a 10-year vision to scale to $500 million AUM.You can reach Chris by emailing him at chris@jag-communities.com. You can also visit his website and get to know more about him and his business at https://jag-communities.com/.What book has had the biggest impact on you and why?Who Not How and EssentialismIf people wanted to be JUST like you, what is the first actionable thing they could do to follow in your footsteps?Come up with a list of things you want to do and try it. Don't delay because you won't know until you try!What small thing/s do most people not know about you?I really enjoy reading fiction books.How do you like to unwind and restore your own creative juices? I love sleeps and naps. I like playing soccer and working out.Is there something special that you do?Disneyworld!If you really enjoyed this content and are looking for more, you can continue to learn more about us in several different places for free!on our website for blogs & other podcast interviews! elevateequity.orgour YouTube channel! youtube.com/channel/derekcliffordour book/audiobook! amazon.com/dp/ebookIf you'd like to have a FREE copy of our 7 Ways Commercial Real Estate Syndications Protect and Build Wealth, simply click the link below. We are here and vested in your long-term success! elevateequity.org/7waysEbook
If you're looking for some practical advice, look no further! Today, we bring on a guest who specializes in strategy and partnership with extremely contrasting views while running a business together while married with Greg and Kim Scully.Greg is a former small business owner with his wife and business partner Kim. He also retired after a 20-year career with Frito-Lay. They have been investing in real estate since 2016. Currently, their portfolio consists of an ownership interest in over 150 units in Tennessee and Indiana with a market value of $4,200,000. They have also participated in a land development project in South Carolina. Darren and Greg have recently partnered to scale both the flipping and multifamily investment opportunities in central and eastern Tennessee.You can reach out to Greg and Kim via email at greg@magpie-ventures.com or find them on their website at https://realwealth.solutions/. You can also find out more about them on their show, the "Real Wealth Solution" Podcast wherever you listen to your podcasts.What book has had the biggest impact on you and why?Greg: The Giving tree, beautiful and quiet contentKim: Daring Greatly, approach on how to approach life's joys and difficultyIf people wanted to be JUST like you, what is the first actionable thing they could do to follow in your footsteps? Kim: Do literal arts, there's a wide range of thinking differentlyGreg: Just educate and go to webinarsWhat small thing/s do most people not know about you?Greg: Singer in a band for 10 yearsKim: We are a happy one-car familyHow do you like to unwind and restore your own creative juices? Greg: I read fictionKim: I read non-fiction and we go out for walksIs there something special that you do?Stop where my kids are and in Maui.If you really enjoyed this content and are looking for more, you can continue to learn more about us in several different places for free!on our website for blogs & other podcast interviews! elevateequity.orgour YouTube channel! youtube.com/channel/derekcliffordour book/audiobook! amazon.com/dp/ebookIf you'd like to have a FREE copy of our 7 Ways Commercial Real Estate Syndications Protect and Build Wealth, simply click the link below. We are here and vested in your long-term success! elevateequity.org/7waysEbook
In this special episode, Derek and Sophie discuss the important milestone of leaving the W-2. In this episode, we'll cover where we have been physically and mentally to get to where we are. When we shot this episode, I was only a few days removed from my job back in early September. We also cover what you need in order to be ready to leave your job as well.If you really enjoyed this content and are looking for more, you can continue to learn more about us in several different places for free!on our website for blogs & other podcast interviews! elevateequity.orgour YouTube channel! youtube.com/channel/derekcliffordour book/audiobook! amazon.com/dp/ebookIf you'd like to have a FREE copy of our 7 Ways Commercial Real Estate Syndications Protect and Build Wealth, simply click the link below. We are here and vested in your long-term success! elevateequity.org/7waysEbook
This one is a breath of fresh air! Authentic and lots of wisdom on this podcast episode with Jenny and Ronnie Gou.Jenny is a Managing Partner at Vertical Street Ventures, which was established to help individuals achieve their financial goals through passive investing in real estate. Prior to becoming a full-time Investor and Operator, Jenny was a Sales Director at Procter & Gamble for 13 years working on brands like Dawn, Cascade, and Swiffer. She managed cross-functional teams and developed National Sales Strategies for the company's Billion Dollar Brands including Dawn and Cascade.Ronnie is a multi-Functional Team Leader at Procter & Gamble with over 15 years of experience in strategy and execution. Previously Sales Associate Director for $6 Billion Bounty & Charmin Business. Ronnie is now a Managing Partner at Vertical Street Ventures focusing on Marketing and Investor Relations.Together, Jenny and Ronnie have almost 1000 units - 297 as a KP/GP in AZ, and 660 units as an LP in AZ, TX, and GA. They also have 10 single-family units too.To know more about them, you can visit their social media accounts on Facebook and LinkedIn or if you have questions or to get more information about their business, you may visit Verticalstreetventures.comWhat book has had the biggest impact on you and why?Jenny: Atomic Habits by James Clear, insightful and impactful.Ronnie: Flip the Script by Oren Klaff, a capital raising book.If people wanted to be JUST like you, what is the first actionable thing they could do to follow in your footsteps? Ronnie: be very clear in your values.Jenny: find your WHY, figure out your purpose why you want to do then it sets clear directions for you.What small thing/s do most people not know about you?Jenny: I was in a McDonald's commercial when I was a kid Ronnie: we went to the London OlympicsHow do you like to unwind and restore your own creative juices? Jenny: a glass of wine and reading a book Ronnie: we worked out at 6 AM over zoomIs there something special that you do?Jenny & Ronnie: BeachIf you really enjoyed this content and are looking for more, you can continue to learn more about us in several different places for free!on our website for blogs & other podcast interviews! elevateequity.orgour YouTube channel! youtube.com/channel/derekcliffordour book/audiobook! amazon.com/dp/ebookIf you'd like to have a FREE copy of our 7 Ways Commercial Real Estate Syndications Protect and Build Wealth, simply click the link below. We are here and vested in your long-term success! elevateequity.org/7waysEbook
Mike Angelo is a multifamily investor out of Arizona. As of the time of recording, he is currently is a KP on a 60 unit complex in New Mexico and is currently in development of a 192 unit complex in Casa Grande, AZ. He also holds fractional partnership interest in 437 multi-family units across the Southwest. Mike founded NK Development Group with the desire to help others find the path to financial freedom through multi-family real estate. For the last two decades, Mike is a former W-2 employee and has held roles in executive leadership, technical support, and strategic sales for two multi-billion-dollar organizations in the construction supply business.If you want to know more about Mike, connect with him on Facebook or LinkedIn. You can also email him directly at mike@nkdevelopmentgroup.comWhat book has had the biggest impact on you and why?Radical Candor.If people wanted to be JUST like you, what is the first actionable thing they could do to follow in your footsteps? Find your why then create that vision to get there.What small thing/s do most people not know about you?I'm an only child.How do you like to unwind and restore your own creative juices? Stretching out at the gym - big life-changer!Is there something special that you do?A Nickelodeon Theme resort in the Dominican Republic or, really, any beach!If you really enjoyed this content and are looking for more, you can continue to learn more about us in several different places for free!on our website for blogs & other podcast interviews! elevateequity.orgour YouTube channel! youtube.com/channel/derekcliffordour book/audiobook! amazon.com/dp/ebookIf you'd like to have a FREE copy of our 7 Ways Commercial Real Estate Syndications Protect and Build Wealth, simply click the link below. We are here and vested in your long-term success! elevateequity.org/7waysEbook
Tate Siemer is the co-founder and visionary behind GreenLight Equity Group and the host of "The Apartment Guys" Podcast. Tate’s passion is improving (value-adding) high-density, multi-family apartment communities in such a way that maximizes asset value in order to provide solid, consistent returns to investors and well-being to residents. Tate’s real estate roots extend back 15 years to when he bought his first multi-family property-a 110-year-old duplex in South Salt Lake City.He has since been a principal in over 40 transactions, and an agent in over 45 investor transactions. He has a vision for sleek, clean, and modern remodel design elements which nicely allows for powerful re-branding and repositioning. Tate works with sellers, wholesalers, lenders, money partners, contractors, and many other contacts to coordinate a robust set of industry relationships.  To get to know more about Tate, you may visit his website at investwithgreenlight.com. You can check his podcast 'The Apartment Guys Podcast' in which he offers incredible advice on investing and a whole lot more. If you have questions or want to connect with him, you can reach him via email at tate@glequitygroup.com! What book has had the biggest impact on you and why?The Untethered Soul: The Journey Beyond Yourself BooksIf people wanted to be JUST like you, what is the first actionable thing they could do to follow in your footsteps? Getting really clear about anything that really needs address and healing in your world that's causing you constraint now.What small thing/s do most people not know about you?I adore having a life partner doing this whole thing with.How do you like to unwind and restore your own creative juices? Getting outside.What is your favorite vacation spot?TBD but a lot of places in Mexico to visit. Also, in Hawaii and Lake Michigan.If you really enjoyed this content and are looking for more, you can continue to learn more about us in several different places for free!on our website for blogs & other podcast interviews! elevateequity.orgour YouTube channel! youtube.com/channel/derekcliffordour book/audiobook! amazon.com/dp/ebookIf you'd like to have a FREE copy of our 7 Ways Commercial Real Estate Syndications Protect and Build Wealth, simply click the link below. We are here and vested in your long-term success! elevateequity.org/7waysEbook
Andy is a Fund Manager at Legacy Acquisitions which is focused on partnering with world-class operators while delivering white-glove service to its investors. Andy values his long-standing personal relationships with brokers, operators, institutional lenders, private equity firms, and has orchestrated over $750 Million in commercial real estate transactions over a 20-year career. Andy graduated from UCLA with a degree in Economics. He is on the Board of Advisors for a number of top-flight companies across the US and is active in many community and national organizations. When not searching for deals, he is at home in San Diego with his wife and 3 kids.Connect with Andy on LinkedIn and check his website to know more about him and his business at legacyacquisitions.com.What book has had the biggest impact on you and why?Hard Thing about hard things, Principles by Ray Dalio, What the Heck is EOS? by Gino WickmanIf people wanted to be JUST like you, what is the first actionable thing they could do to follow in your footsteps? Figure out 3 big things to work out in a day and networking (start early)What small thing/s do most people not know about you?Driving home from churchHow do you like to unwind and restore your own creative juices? Hanging out with the kids, playing the piano, and watching moviesFavorite vacation spot?Lake ArrowheadIf you really enjoyed this content and are looking for more, you can continue to learn more about us in several different places for free!on our website for blogs & other podcast interviews! elevateequity.orgour YouTube channel! youtube.com/channel/derekcliffordour book/audiobook! amazon.com/dp/ebookIf you'd like to have a FREE copy of our 7 Ways Commercial Real Estate Syndications Protect and Build Wealth, simply click the link below. We are here and vested in your long-term success! elevateequity.org/7waysEbook
Let's welcome Sam and Elizabeth Wilson on the show today, an entrepreneur couple from Tennessee. Sam is an active investor in self-storage, parking, multifamily apartments, RV parks, and single-family homes. He hosts the "How to Scale Commercial Real Estate Podcast" where he interviews real estate experts to give listeners the tips, tools, and tricks to scale their investment portfolio.Sam holds a bachelor's degree in business finance from the University of Memphis and holds a real estate license in Tennessee. In addition to his years of real estate experience, he also has a diverse background in business ownership, building construction, and management.To know more about Sam and Elizabeth, you can visit their website at  brickeninvestmentgroup.com or email Sam at sam@brickeninvestmentgroup.com. You may also email Elizabeth at sudslaundrymemphis@gmail.com.What book has had the biggest impact on you and why?Elizabeth: Economics and One lesson, it's about how the economy worksSam: Bruchko: The Astonishing True Story of a 19-Year-Old AmericanIf people wanted to be JUST like you, what is the first actionable thing they could do to follow in your footsteps? Sam:  Do it and do it now. If you have an idea, do it! Don't delay and remove fear.Elizabeth: Learn by doing. can't really prepare unless you do it.What small thing/s do most people not know about you?Sam: I have a more professional licenseElizabeth: I'm an avid runner for 5 1/2 yearsWhat is your favorite vacation spot as a family or individual?Sam: I like to go to the mountainsElizabeth: Go back to South AfricaIf you really enjoyed this content and are looking for more, you can continue to learn more about us in several different places for free!on our website for blogs & other podcast interviews! elevateequity.orgour YouTube channel! youtube.com/channel/derekcliffordour book/audiobook! amazon.com/dp/ebookIf you'd like to have a FREE copy of our 7 Ways Commercial Real Estate Syndications Protect and Build Wealth, simply click the link below. We are here and vested in your long-term success! elevateequity.org/7waysEbook
Edmund was a wealth manager for over 15 years and has a passion for focusing on the relationships behind wealth management. He has years of experience in working with families and advising people in risk-taking and finding great investments for capital growth and preservation. He is a devoted husband and retired Airborne Infantry after 15 years of service. He credits much of his leadership in the wealth management space to his experiences in the military.Get to know more about Edmund through LinkedIn at https://www.linkedin.com/in/edmundchien/. If you have questions about finances and his business, you may email him at echien@flowcapadvisory.comWhat book has had the biggest impact on you and why?Bible, a moral foundationIf people wanted to be JUST like you, what is the first actionable thing they could do to follow in your footsteps? The one thing that you can do is readWhat small thing/s do most people not know about you?My background is in theatreHow do you like to unwind and restore your own creative juices? I like to do a lot of creative thingsIs there something special that you do?HawaiiIf you really enjoyed this content and are looking for more, you can continue to learn more about us in several different places for free!on our website for blogs & other podcast interviews! elevateequity.orgour YouTube channel! youtube.com/channel/derekcliffordour book/audiobook! amazon.com/dp/ebookIf you'd like to have a FREE copy of our 7 Ways Commercial Real Estate Syndications Protect and Build Wealth, simply click the link below. We are here and vested in your long-term success! elevateequity.org/7waysEbook
Chris Tao is a full-time Texas Realtor with his own Brokerage, but more importantly, he is also an Apartment Investor and Lead Sponsor with over 7 years of experience in multifamily real estate. Chris is the lead sponsor of a 204-unit Apartment in San Antonio and co-sponsors a 316-unit property in Katy. He is focused on adding value in 5 markets – Austin, Houston, Phoenix, Tucson, and San Antonio - for both multifamily and single-family investment opportunities.Prior to being a full-time realtor, Chris was a senior IT manager who managed the Treasury, Expense Management, Credit and Collection, and Internal Audit applications for Hewlett Packard Enterprise. He had oversight of 3 people managers and 20+ employees across 3 countries with a $20 million annual budget.To get to know and learn more about Chris, visit his website at christaorealestate.com. If you're a real estate investor looking for a great property to invest in, check out christaorealestate.com/moss-creek and find out more about this new opportunity.What book has had the biggest impact on you and why?- Tax Loopholes for the RichIf people wanted to be JUST like you, what is the first actionable thing they could do to follow in your footsteps? - Get educatedWhat small thing/s do most people not know about you?- I have four kidsHow do you like to unwind and restore your own creative juices? - I like watching moviesWhat is your favorite vacation spot as a family or individual?- Out of country plus no internetIf you really enjoyed this content and are looking for more, you can continue to learn more about us in several different places for free!on our website for blogs & other podcast interviews! elevateequity.orgour YouTube channel! youtube.com/channel/derekcliffordour book/audiobook! amazon.com/dp/ebookIf you'd like to have a FREE copy of our 7 Ways Commercial Real Estate Syndications Protect and Build Wealth, simply click the link below. We are here and vested in your long-term success! elevateequity.org/7waysEbook
Kari Lyke is a real estate investor out of Central Florida. Kari shifted from the corporate world in physical therapy to real estate investing. This was inspired by her husband, Howie. She's experienced in rehabbing, property management, wholesaling, lease options, owner financing, and much more. As they go along with their real estate career, Kari hosts a podcast show called The Investor Warrior Podcast Show, which talks about real estate investing strategies that are proven to produce income, build wealth, and create financial freedom. Kari coaches individuals who are financially frustrated and want to stop swapping their hours for dollars!Learn more about Kari and their real estate businesses by connecting with her on LinkedIn, or you can email her at kari@theinvestorwarrior.com.What book has had the biggest impact on you and why?"Rich dad Poor dad" by Robert Kiyosaki, "Think and Grow Rich" by Napoleon HillIf people wanted to be JUST like you, what is the first actionable thing they could do to follow in your footsteps? Think big, just to never get complacent and get comfortableWhat small thing/s do most people not know about you?Went to Africa and climbed Mt KilimanjaroHow do you like to unwind and restore your own creative juices? Listening to podcasts and runningIs there something special that you do?Five years ago, we started doing one a year ski trips with the kids in Utah, Colorado, New Hampshire, North Carolina and we're going back to Utah this ChristmasIf you really enjoyed this content and are looking for more, you can continue to learn more about us in several different places for free!on our website for blogs & other podcast interviews! elevateequity.orgour YouTube channel! youtube.com/channel/derekcliffordour book/audiobook! amazon.com/dp/ebookIf you'd like to have a FREE copy of our 7 Ways Commercial Real Estate Syndications Protect and Build Wealth, simply click the link below. We are here and vested in your long-term success! elevateequity.org/7waysEbook
In this episode, your hosts, Sophie and Derek provide you another update from their recent location in Yosemite, CA. Here, we discuss more at length some of the challenges we overcame to get where we are and offer the audience some tips to approaching this lifestyle and how we've been finding it to suit us. We also explore the degrees of freedom once more and our reasons for walking this path, as well as challenges faced along the way.Find out more about Sophie and Derek's travels and all things real estate nerdiness on their website, https://elevateequity.org!If you really enjoyed this content and are looking for more, you can continue to learn more about us in several different places for free!on our website for blogs & other podcast interviews! elevateequity.orgour YouTube channel! youtube.com/channel/derekcliffordour book/audiobook! amazon.com/dp/ebookIf you'd like to have a FREE copy of our 7 Ways Commercial Real Estate Syndications Protect and Build Wealth, simply click the link below. We are here and vested in your long-term success! elevateequity.org/7waysEbook
This week on the show, we have a settle-for-nothing couple, Derek and Amy Peterson, who own and operate two successful businesses. Their top focus is their digital marketing agency called The Adapt Media Agency, which works with a variety of client types around the globe with a particular focus on helping Real Estate Syndicators create and grow their online presence.After getting married in 2019, Amy and Derek embarked on a 56-day honeymoon that circumvented the globe completely. Derek's desire to take his wife around the world had them in places such as Hawaii, Bali, Thailand, the Philippines, Venice, Paris, and Barcelona. Their love of travel is realized in their second business "Amy and Derek Travel" where they book others on amazing travel experiences across the globe.Amy and Derek have turned their love for each other into a business partnership that is thriving. Additionally, they own a variety of rental properties in NY and NC and continue to grow as passive real estate investors.Get to know more about Derek and Amy and their business on their website at AmyandDerek.travel (all about booking inclusive international travels). Learn more about Derek's marketing firm at https://adaptmediaagency.com/ and you can contact him directly at derek@adaptmediaagency.com.What book has had the biggest impact on you and why?👦 Derek - The One Thing👧 Amy - GreenlightsIf people wanted to be JUST like you, what is the first actionable thing they could do to follow in your footsteps? 👧 Amy - Find your passion👦 Derek - Do the internal work and get to know who you areWhat small thing/s do most people not know about you?👧 Amy - I was raised by my grandmother👦 Derek - I've been an endurance athlete for many yearsHow do you like to unwind and restore your own creative juices? 👧 Amy - I love music👦 Derek - Fitness, working outIs there something special that you do?👫 Amy & Derek - Grand Moon Palace in MexicoIf you really enjoyed this content and are looking for more, you can continue to learn more about us in several different places for free!on our website for blogs & other podcast interviews! elevateequity.orgour YouTube channel! youtube.com/channel/derekcliffordour book/audiobook! amazon.com/dp/ebookIf you'd like to have a FREE copy of our 7 Ways Commercial Real Estate Syndications Protect and Build Wealth, simply click the link below. We are here and vested in your long-term success! elevateequity.org/7waysEbook
Paula and her husband, Jonathan, co-founded Apogee Capital a multifamily real estate investment firm where they syndicate apartments in Texas and Oklahoma.Jonathan Nichols is a real estate investor local to the DFW metroplex. He began his REI career after having worked for six years in the aerospace engineering industry. He holds a B.S. degree and an M.S. degree in Aerospace Engineering from Texas A&M and Virginia Polytechnical Institute. He is a member of the Michael Blank Investor Incubator Program and of the Deal Maker Mastermind. His past real estate projects include a 100 unit multifamily in the Tulsa MSA as a GP, 42 units in Austin as an LP, numerous residential real estate investments, and a top-rated short-term rental business in the Arlington Entertainment District.Paula Nichols is a real estate professional with experience in project management, investment analysis, and contract negotiation. She began her career as a management consultant where she worked on multiple projects with clients in the banking and utility sectors. Paula also works as a pre-development project manager where she manages single-family rental and lot development projects ranging from $14MM to $25MM in value. She holds a B.S. degree in Business Administration - Finance from Texas A&M University. Paula is a licensed real estate agent.You'll learn more about Paula and Jonathan's business, projects on their website at apogeemfc.com, and you may also download their ebook about real estate investing. You may also connect with Jonathan on LinkedIn.What book has had the biggest impact on you and why?👧 Paula: Rich dad poor dad/bible.👦 Jonathan: Miracle equation/one thing.If people wanted to be JUST like you, what is the first actionable thing they could do to follow in your footsteps? 👧 Paula: Take the first step.👦 Jonathan: You have to set a timeline and you have to do something.What small things do most people not know about you?👧 Paula: I was homeschooled growing up.👦 Jonathan: I almost failed my English class in elementary, middle school, and high school.How do you like to unwind and restore your own creative juices? 👦 Jonathan: I've been running for years for enjoyment.👧 Paula:  being with my friends and not talking about business.What is your favorite vacation spot as a family or individual?👧 Paula:  Slovenia👦 Jonathan: UK to LondonIf you really enjoyed this content and are looking for more, you can continue to learn more about us in several different places for free!on our website for blogs & other podcast interviews! elevateequity.orgour YouTube channel! youtube.com/channel/derekcliffordour book/audiobook! amazon.com/dp/ebookIf you'd like to have a FREE copy of our 7 Ways Commercial Real Estate Syndications Protect and Build Wealth, simply click the link below. We are here and vested in your long-term success! elevateequity.org/7waysEbook
Our podcast hosts, Derek and Sophie Clifford share their vision and perspective about going with the flow and taking a journey to search for the most important equity that they'll need to build up and grow more. We explore how making a choice to lose something means that you gain something else, and also understanding the importance of perspective.If you really enjoyed this content and are looking for more, you can continue to learn more about us in several different places for free!on our website for blogs & other podcast interviews! elevateequity.orgour YouTube channel! youtube.com/channel/derekcliffordour book/audiobook! amazon.com/dp/ebookIf you'd like to have a FREE copy of our 7 Ways Commercial Real Estate Syndications Protect and Build Wealth, simply click the link below. We are here and vested in your long-term success! elevateequity.org/7waysEbook
Dr. Jeff Anzalone is a full-time practicing periodontist in Louisiana, author, and founder of DebtFreeDr.com. As a debt-free doctor, he's keen on helping doctors and other high-income professionals create passive income from real estate so that they can STOP trading their time for money.To learn more about Dr. Jeff Anzalone and his business, you can go visit his website at debtfreedr.com. You can download his free guide about becoming debt-free at debtfreedr.com/freeguide. For questions or inquiries, send him an email to jeff@debtfreedr.com.What book has had the biggest impact on you and why?1 - Bible 2 - Rich Dad Poor DadIf people wanted to be JUST like you, what is the first actionable thing they could do to follow in your footsteps? Start reading books. Start educating yourselfWhat small thing do most people not know about you?I'm more of an introvert. Be with my family at my home. How do you like to unwind and restore your own creative juices? I hit the gym.What is your favorite vacation spot as a family or individual?Favorite family vacation spot: We love the mountains, Montana, Colorado, Utah anything we can get away from Louisiana's heat and humidity. For my family, a great beach in summer.If you really enjoyed this content and are looking for more, you can continue to learn more about us in several different places for free!on our website for blogs & other podcast interviews! elevateequity.orgour YouTube channel! youtube.com/channel/derekcliffordour book/audiobook! amazon.com/dp/ebookIf you'd like to have a FREE copy of our 7 Ways Commercial Real Estate Syndications Protect and Build Wealth, simply click the link below. We are here and vested in your long-term success! elevateequity.org/7waysEbook
Javier and Amanda are a real estate power couple from Seattle who works full-time while investing out of state. In the first half of 2021, they have purchased 9 single-family and small multi-family units in the Cleveland market. Currently, they are pivoting their business to multi-family investing with the goal of retiring from their W-2 jobs in the next 3 years.To know more about Javier and Amanda and learn more about their business, can call them directly at 773-495-1747!What book has had the biggest impact on you and why?👩‍🤝‍🧑🏻 Rich Dad Poor DadIf people wanted to be JUST like you, what is the first actionable thing they could do to follow in your footsteps? 🙋‍♂️ Javier: Keep putting offers until you close the deal and worry about the other stuff later.🙋‍♀️ Amanda: Educate yourself as much as possible and then take actionWhat small thing/s do most people not know about you?🙋‍♂️ Javier: I'm an only child. I'm a first-generation Mexican-American. I started an e-commerce company in Vietnam.🙋‍♀️ Amanda: I am organized. I live a sort of "organized-chaos" home life.How do you like to unwind and restore your own creative juices? 🙋‍♀️ Amanda: Re-teaching myself how to play the piano.🙋‍♂️ Javier: Basketball and other games.Is there something special that you do?🙋‍♀️ Amanda: Bali.🙋‍♂️ Javier: Southeast Asia. In Vietnam, love the beaches there.If you really enjoyed this content and are looking for more, you can continue to learn more about us in several different places for free!on our website for blogs & other podcast interviews! elevateequity.orgour YouTube channel! youtube.com/channel/derekcliffordour book/audiobook! amazon.com/dp/ebookIf you'd like to have a FREE copy of our 7 Ways Commercial Real Estate Syndications Protect and Build Wealth, simply click the link below. We are here and vested in your long-term success! elevateequity.org/7waysEbook
What a show! We are honored to have a guest with such an incredible experience. Through his equity investment company, Bronson Equity (www.BronsonEquity.com). Bronson controls over $60 million in multifamily assets. He runs a large in-person multifamily meetup in Pasadena, CA called FIBI Pasadena Multifamily (www.fibipasadena.com).Bronson truly understands investor mindset, having spoken individually over the phone with over 1000 investors and having raised $15M for real estate deals. He is the author of The Single Best Investment Strategy During (or After) a Pandemic and is a regular contributor to YouTube and Bigger Pockets.You can find out more about Bronson and his company on his website www.BronsonEquity.com. You can also get to know a little more about him by checking out his videos on www.fibipasadena.com!What book has had the biggest impact on you and why?1 - The Gifts of Imperfection by Brené Brown2 - Never Split the Difference: Negotiating As If Your Life Depended On It by Chris VossIf people wanted to be JUST like you, what is the first actionable thing they could do to follow in your footsteps? Choose your own course. In real estate, finding deals or raising money - I would say, just try on both.What small thing do most people not know about you?Favorite movie, Nacho LibreHow do you like to unwind and restore your own creative juices? I love running, I like getting outside to hike. Getting on the waters. Fitness and/or travel.Is there something special that you do?Vacation in Hawaii, going to Big Island in Hawaii.If you really enjoyed this content and are looking for more, you can continue to learn more about us in several different places for free!on our website for blogs & other podcast interviews! elevateequity.orgour YouTube channel! youtube.com/channel/derekcliffordour book/audiobook! amazon.com/dp/ebookIf you'd like to have a FREE copy of our 7 Ways Commercial Real Estate Syndications Protect and Build Wealth, simply click the link below. We are here and vested in your long-term success! elevateequity.org/7waysEbook
Jim and Francesca Apostolou, the founding members of Niveau and Partners Capital. They have been investing in real estate since 2002. Jim and Francesca realized the power of real estate after purchasing their first home, rehabbing, and leveraging it to purchase their first investment property. They are currently partnered in 75 units and actively looking to acquire properties in Huntsville, Alabama, and Piedmont Triad in North Carolina.You can find out more about Francesca and Jim by emailing them directly at francesca@niveaucapital.com or looking them up on LinkedIn at linkedin.com/francesca-apostolou.What book has had the biggest impact on you and why?🙋‍♂️ Jim: Rich Dad Poor Dad🙋‍♀️ Francesca: Go Giver and Who Not HowIf people wanted to be JUST like you, what is the first actionable thing they could do to follow in your footsteps? 🙋‍♂️ Jim: If you want to get into multifamily space, educate yourself.🙋‍♀️ Francesca: Listen to a lot of podcasts and open up your mind. Surround yourself with light-minded people.What small thing do most people not know about you?🙋‍♀️ Francesca: I'm an open book. I got my hairdresser license and all licenses.🙋‍♂️ Jim: I tried college route, it wasn't for me so I got to trainings, I'm happy of what I'm doing now. And now, I'm now back in college and I'm learning something new every day.How do you like to unwind and restore your own creative juices? 🙋‍♀️ Francesca: I love listening to spiritual music and it's just who I am. Reading devotionals and creating a sense of gratefulness in my life.🙋‍♂️ Jim: I like being outside. I like doing things, taking care of grass, my landscape. I got to think about my life.Is there something special that you and your spouse like to do together?🙋‍♂️ Jim: Vacation.🙋‍♀️ Dinner time, having to sit down for dinner together when they're at home since they're in college.If you really enjoyed this content and are looking for more, you can continue to learn more about us in several different places for free!on our website for blogs & other podcast interviews! elevateequity.orgour YouTube channel! youtube.com/channel/derekcliffordour book/audiobook! amazon.com/dp/ebookIf you'd like to have a FREE copy of our 7 Ways Commercial Real Estate Syndications Protect and Build Wealth, simply click the link below. We are here and vested in your long-term success! elevateequity.org/7waysEbook
Jay Helms really brought the goods in this episode, I think you will get a lot of value out of all the stories he has and how his wife has helped them open up his eyes to a better way to do things. Stay tuned because it has to do with abandoning narrow-minded focus. Jay has created a community and a system to show parents how to achieve financial freedom through real estate investing, so they'll never worry about being acquired, fired, or laid off ever again in the W-2 world. Jay has spent almost 20 years serving the information technology industry of corporate America. With a mix of single-family, small multifamily, and apartment syndications, Jay and his wife have grown their real estate portfolio to over 320 units across four states in just six years of investing while working a full-time job and bringing three beautiful kids into the world.In 2019, Jay founded the W2 capitalist community which is a resource for 30 to 40-year old married men and women who want to build multiple streams of income through real estate investing, so they can be even more present, both mentally and physically with their spouse and children. You can find Jay and everything about his movement on his website w2capitalist.com. You can also reach out to him directly via email at jay@w2capitalist.com.What book has had the biggest impact on you and why?The Go-Giver by Bob Burg, helps people get what they want, you will get what you want.If people wanted to be JUST like you, what is the first actionable thing they could do to follow in your footsteps? Get your spouse on board.What small thing do most people not know about you?My wife and I actually met as contestants on a reality tv show, Catch Costa Rica.How do you like to unwind and restore your own creative juices? Getting up early in the morning.Is there something special that you and your spouse like to do together?We spend Thursday morning at the beach as a family beach day.If you really enjoyed this content and are looking for more, you can continue to learn more about us in several different places for free!on our website for blogs & other podcast interviews! elevateequity.orgour YouTube channel! youtube.com/channel/derekcliffordour book/audiobook! amazon.com/dp/ebookIf you'd like to have a FREE copy of our 7 Ways Commercial Real Estate Syndications Protect and Build Wealth, simply click the link below. We are here and vested in your long-term success! elevateequity.org/7waysEbook
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