On today's episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we talk with active house flipper and real estate investor Michael LaCava about flipping houses in today's rapidly changing real estate market. Mike has been flipping houses since 2006, so he's seen both the crash and the emergence of the market, and has a ton of great insight into building a scalable flipping business, analyzing deals quickly and efficiently, and (as a new feature on the Podcast) Mike dives into a 'Fire Round' where he answers some of the most interesting questions asked by BiggerPockets members in the Forums. Read the transcript to episode 24 with Michael LaCava here
One of the biggest issues that most investors face is the issue of investing while holding a full time job. In today's episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with real estate investor James Vermillion to discuss how he has built his real estate flipping and buy-and-hold investing business while working full time in the US Military and with a non-real estate business. James shares his story, along with numerous tips for managing your time while working a job and dealing with partnerships to maximize your investing power. Read the transcript to episode 23 with James Vermillion here
While most investors think of real estate investing as buying an ugly property and making it look good, today we sit down with an investor who runs a highly successful investing business that focuses heavily on investing in new home building, along with wholesaling and flipping as well. Tucker Merrihew, the owner of TTM Development [...]
While it's unlikely that you are going to make a mistake in real estate that will kill you - there is a much higher chance that you'll make a mistake that's going to kill your chance of finding success. To help you fight the good fight and avoid those mistakes - you'll definitely want to listen to today's episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast with Josh and Brandon. You might be a seasoned investor or you might be just starting out - but the 20 mistakes listed in this podcast are real, common, and deadly if not properly addressed, so be sure to listen to today's show. Read the transcript for Show 20 with Josh & Brandon here
On today's episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we are joined by Arizona real estate investor Tracy Royce to discuss all things related to short sales, getting started, and the best ways to run your real estate investing business. This show has a ton of tips for finding the best way to help sellers who are underwater on their mortgages and still make you a profit as a real estate investor, as well as great strategies for using virtual assistants to lighten your work load and other tips for those who are just getting started. Read the transcript for episode 19 with Tracy Royce here
Today on the BiggerPockets Podcast we sit down with fix and flipper Danny Johnson to talk about running a successful real estate investing business. Danny has been investing in real estate for the past decade and has hundreds of awesome, actionable tips that he shares with us in today's show. From real estate marketing through websites and direct mail to tips for wholesalers and ideas for getting started while working a full time job, Danny's knowledge is going to blow your mind. Whether you are an experienced house flipper, a wholesaler, or a new investor just getting ready to start investing, this show is going to give you a ton of ammunition to use in your business.
Real estate investing is about more than just making money in the here and now – it’s also about setting up your future for a solid retirement with minimal hassel and maximum wealth. However, planning for that time in your life is not always the most easy-to-understand task. To help, we sit down with investment [...]
Several weeks ago on the BiggerPockets Podcast, we spoke with Leon Yang about using seller financing to buy properties. Today we are going to look at the opposite side of that transaction and discuss ways you can invest in real estate by utilizing seller financing (or 'land contracts') to sell. Our discussion today with real estate investor Clay Huber is chalked full of a lot of great advice for utilizing this strategy, as well as a variety of tips for those who are just getting started or for those who are just looking for another tool to add to their investor toolbox. Read the transcript for Episode 16 with Clay Huber here
Starting out with nothing is not easy. Luckily - this week on the BiggerPockets Podcast we are talking with husband and wife team Glenn and Amber Schworm, who have successfully done just this and scaled their real estate business to over 100 deals! On today's show, Glenn and Amber share a ton of great tips and advice about flipping, wholesaling, and marketing for real estate investors - both new and seasoned. Read the Transcript for episode 15 with Glenn and Amber Schworm
Creativity and real estate go together like peanut butter and jelly - but for many investors, learning how to get creative can be tough. So today, on the 14th episode of the BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with real estate investor Ben Leybovich to discuss buying property with 100% financing, the importance of cash flow (and how to get it,) overcoming obstacles that inevitable will rise, plus a whole lot more. Ben's inspirational story, involving his battle with multiple sclerosis, will teach you the importance of creating passive income through real estate because you never know what the future will hold. Learn how Ben turned this tragic, life-changing news into motivation to create a successful real estate investing business. You'll definitely want to take notes during this one!