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My Apprearance On the Obscurity to Authority Podcast (Ep 42)

I recently appeared on Darren Cabral’s podcast, Obscurity to Authority, to introduce his audience to commercial real estate investment. It was a great conversation that I know you’ll enjoy. Here’s how he described my appearance on his show: In today’s episode, I sit down with Shane Melanson, a professional real estate investor in Calgary. Shane…

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Free Framework to Crush Your Goals in 2020 (Ep 41)

Happy New Year! It’s the time of year we reflect on hits and misses from 2019, as well as plan achievable goals for 2020. In today’s episode, I lay out where I succeeded and failed in 2019, and how I’m planning out 2020. I also pass along a free framework so you can plan your…

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Mark Willis On Creating Your Own Source of Financing (Ep 40)

Is there really a way you can finance your own real estate investments? Yes. You will learn how in this episode with my guest Mark Willis.  Why you’re working too much for your bank (2:30), How bank on yourself works (5:11), planning for the day when the income will stop, but the expenses don’t (10:00),…

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Taylor Hill and Michael Ware from Berkadia (Ep 39)

Today I’m talking to Taylor Hill and Michael Ware from Berkadia in Dallas, TX, to understand the world of commercial real estate through the eyes of a broker. Even though the audio is not ideal, it’s still important to hear their valuable lessons for new investors: Why it’s important to start small (5:00), why face…

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How to Invest Like Grant Cardone (Ep 37)

Today I breakdown the valuable lessons offered by some of the world’s top real estate investors. I have taken a deep dive into not only advice that has been offered during personal conversations, but lessons from investors that make their strategies very public, like Grant Cardone.  What do they all have in common?  Fundamentals.  So…

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Justin Smith, President of Hawkeye Wealth (Ep 35)

In episode 35 of the Investor’s Advantage Podcast, I sit down with Justin Smith, President of Hawkeye Wealth. Justin is a great guy that helps high net worth individuals invest in commercial real estate. Today you’ll learn: Justin’s 3 step process getting into an investment (:55), how Netflix and his wife motivated his path to…

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What Is Money? (Ep 34)

Yes, today I go old school and teach you the very basics about the function, purpose, and flow of money. Why? It’s essential to know the basics of money before you start investing in commercial real estate.  Today you’ll learn why I feel so confident when it comes to investing (3:10), why money is “trust”…

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Rod Khlief On Mastering Mindset to Achieve Limitless Success (Ep 33)

  Mindset. Today I talk to Rod Khleif, not about the strategy behind commercial real estate investment, but the foundational mindset you must have even before you begin. A mindset that can help earn you millions. Rod’s background of hand-me-down clothes and powdered milk (00:40), how Rod first learned about the importance of mindset and…

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Richard C. Wilson, Founder of the Family Office Club (Ep 31)

Best selling author of several books, host of the Family Office Podcast and founder of the Family Office Club, Richard C. Wilson, is my guest today.  Today, Richard and I will dive into trends that Family Offices are experiencing (4:13), why meeting in person is so important (7:13), what are the deal sizes Family Offices…

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How to Get Into Commercial Real Estate Investing in 2020?

How to Get Into Commercial Real Estate Investing in 2020 This is a question I hear often from new investors looking to start the journey into commercial real estate investing. Where do you start? Today, we’re going to start with the foundation.  Because without understanding the basics of money and how it impacts the value…

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