What does it take to buy, sell, and broker over $1,000,000,000 in real estate? That's what you'll discover in today's podcast episode when we sit down with Allan Glass, a real estate entrepreneur from sunny Southern California. In this hour long interview, you'll learn how Allan used his skills as a commercial real estate broker to build his own portfolio and 'piece together' deals that are truly 'win-win-wins.' If you are looking to take your business to a whole new level, don't miss this show!
Itching to quit your 9 to 5 to become a full time investor, but don't know how to get there? This week, we sit down with an investor who has done just that -- despite obstacles that could have discouraged his plans had he not been persistent and kept an eye on his end goal. Listen as Kyle Pettit shares with the BiggerPockets Podcast his story of breaking into the rental and wholesaling sides of the real estate industry, including tips on screening tenants, expanding your marketing reach and tackling the challenges that come with working from home. If you're struggling to make your mark in world of real estate and wondering when that pivotal point of becoming a full time investor will ever happen, this is the motivation you've been waiting for. Newbies and experienced investors alike, don't miss out on this informative, entertaining episode!
Real estate investing isn't always about the speed of the chase - sometimes patience is key and the amount of deals you close might not be as important as the quality of each deal. If you'd like to hone your deal-finding skills and knowledge of your local market, don't miss out on this BiggerPockets Podcast episode, where we sit down with Anson Young to discuss the art of unearthing great deals, which properties are the best to flip, and how to handle a hot real estate market. Anson got started in the real estate world back in 2004, when he moved to Arizona and bought his first house. A year later, he sold the property and moved back to Denver with his first big check, and he has been in the Colorado real estate game ever since. Exploring many sides of real estate investing, he's found a niche in the wholesaling market and continues to grow his network and expertise of the local real estate environment. If you want to hear more about the many forms of real estate investing and how to break into your local market, be sure to check out this episode!
If nothing else, investing in real estate is an adventure, as well as an ever-evolving learning process, where you can alter your focus to align with the needs of yourself, your clients, and your family. This week on The BiggerPockets Podcast, we'll learn all about what it takes to branch out in your real estate investing endeavors with our guest Curt Bidwell. Curt's first real estate opportunity arose while he was working as a pastor, when a few good friends asked if he wanted to partner with them on a local fourplex. Since then, he's acquired quite a portfolio of real estate, including sixplexes, duplexes, new construction, single family homes, townhomes, and mixed properties. He's done it all -- and now he's even gotten his kids involved! Listen for interesting tips on how to creatively invest, the best ways to find good tenants, as well as how to encourage your kids to get interested in finances and real estate along the way.