On today's episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down and talk about the best ways to get started with real estate investing, as well as some killer tips for investing without using your own money. From picking a niche, overcoming analysis paralysis, and a lot more - our guest, Mike Simmons, will share his story of overcoming obstacles and becoming a full time house flipper in the Metro Detroit area. Mike has a great story and an incredible strategy for flipping houses using no money of his own, so whether you are brand new or have been investing for years - you don't want to miss Mike's creative advice. Read the transcript for episode 50 with Mike Simmons here.
In today's episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we are going to talk about something you may think is a bit boring... taxes.. BUT WAIT!Â PerseveranceÂ Before you move on to go watch the latest episode of Dancing with the Stars... I promise you this interview isn't going to bore you to tears, but in-fact could potentially save you thousands of dollars this year alone on your upcoming tax bill. Today, real estate investor and CPA Amanda Han is going to bring a TON of really great tips and advice to help you make sure you are making, and keeping, the most wealth possible. Additionally, this show is one of the most fun interviews we've done on the Podcast, so it definitely brings the once-boring topic of tax planning to a whole new entertaining level. No matter what stage of investing you are in - you definitely don't want to miss this incredible show. Read the transcript for episode 49 with Amanda Han here.
On today's episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we talk with real estate investor Darren Sager about his fascinating business model involving buy and hold real estate, live-in flips, and managing properties with minimal hassle. This show is crammed full of awesome, actionable ideas, tips, and lessons - so don't miss a second of it! Read the transcript for episode 48 with Darren Sager here.
How do you like the idea of making double digit returns while not needing to lift a finger with your investments? If so - this is the show for you. On this 47th episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast we sit down with commercial real estate investor and broker Joel Owens to learn strategies for getting started with commercial real estate investing. From apartment complexes to NNN lease investing and a lot more, this show is packed full of tips for investors in all walks of life.
On today's special Thanksgiving Day show, we sit down with one of BiggerPockets' most active members and biggest success stories, Jon Klaus. Jon has flipped homes, built new properties, rented homes, and done a huge variety of other activities in the real estate space. Not only is Jon an incredibly nice guy, he's also one of the smartest investors you'll ever hear from. Don't miss a second of this powerful show, where we cover everything from marketing for killer good deals outside of the MLS, arranging financing for your deals, getting started with no money, and even a step by step journey through a six-figure spec build. Read the transcript for episode 46 with Jon Klaus here.
On today's episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we cover a huge variety of really interesting topics with real estate investor Tom Sylvester (yes, that rhymes!) Tom has been investing in the Rochester, NY area for several years and has a great perspective on getting started, building systems to manage your business, investing in rural areas (or as Brandon says, 'rrrrrurrral',) and a whole lot more. Don't miss a second of this excellent interview! Read the transcript for episode 45 with Tom Sylvester here.
Trying to investing in real estate while holding a full time job is tough - but trying to flip houses can be even tougher. From dealing with contractors to finding money to getting the deals in the first place - flipping often feels like a full time job in itself. Luckily, today we talk with someone who is doing all those things while working a demanding day job - and finding great success at it. Michael Woodward sits down with us today to show us the systems he uses to balance both his house flipping with the rest of his life - all while maintaining a full time job. Whether you are a flipper, wholesaler, or Buy and Hold investor - you don't want to miss this great interview on systemizing your business. Read the transcript for episode 44 with Michael Woodward here.
On today's episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast we sit down with real estate investor Shaun Reilly to talk about a wide range of topics - from getting started while living in an expensive area to wholesaling, putting in offers, flipping houses, buy and hold, and a lot more. This interview was a ton of fun to do and there are so many great nuggets of information that anyone who listens will walk out with skills they can apply to their real estate investing business. Read the transcript for episode 43 with Shaun Reilly here.
The concept of wholesaling still confuses a lot of people - and learning how to do it correctly to make great income confuses even more. Luckily, today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we are going to sit down with a wholesaler who is crushing it with his amazing wholesaling business. Mike Nelson is going to take us inside his business and show us how he is generating huge profits through systems that you can start to implement in your own business today. From marketing to outsourcing to partners and more - this podcast will take you from wholesaling newbie to pro in just an hour. Don't miss this show! Read the transcript for episode 42 with Mike Nelson here.
On today's episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we are excited to bring you a fascinating interview with real estate investor Douglas Larson. Douglas has been investing for over 15 years, doing everything from flipping, buy and hold, lease options and more. Additionally, Douglas has some great stories of working for several weeks on a Guru sales floor, and sheds new light on the shady sales world that we, at BiggerPockets, stand so strongly against. You definitely don't want to miss this entertaining and informative show! Read the transcript for episode 41 with Douglas Larson here.