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Best Real Estate Investing Advice Ever

Joe Fairless
2452 episodes
Are you ready for the best real estate investing advice ever? Welcome to the world's longest running, DAILY real estate investing podcast hosted by Joe Fairless. Joe went from buying $35,000 single family homes to controlling over $610,000,000 worth of large apartment communities in under a decade. Join Joe as he interviews flippers, renters, builders, passive investors, and many other successful professionals ready to give you their Best Ever advice without the fluff. Plus, tune in every Friday for a special episode as Joe shares his own real estate investing and personal development knowledge.

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JF2445: 10 Questions to Ask Before Passively Investing | Actively Passive Investing Show With Theo Hicks & Travis Watts

Today Theo and Travis share 10 questions to ask before passively investing.  Click here to know more about our sponsors RealEstateAccounting.co thinkmultifamily.com/coaching  We also have a Syndication School series about the “How To’s” of apartment syndications and be sure to download your …
26min

JF2444: How to Automate Your Money Raising Process Part 1 of 2 | Syndication School with Theo Hicks

In today’s Syndication School episode, Theo Hicks shares how you can automate your money-raising process to help you succeed in your syndication business. Click here to know more about our sponsors RealEstateAccounting.co thinkmultifamily.com/coaching  Listen to this episode to know more abo…
20min

JF2443: Learning To Not Limit Yourself To One Path With Andy Heller

Andy Heller has been investing in real estate since the 1990s. His career started when he attended a seminar on how to purchase properties from a foreclosure list. However, that strategy was very taxing emotionally. So Andy and his partner modified their initial plan, opting to work with banks once…
27min

JF2442: From Baghdad to Boston: Combining Dentistry and Real Estate With Dr. Bender

Coming from a family of medical professionals, Dr. Bender studied to be a dentist. Originally located in Baghdad, Iraq, his family had to move to Dubai, and that’s where he got introduced to the world of real estate. After the 2008 market crash, Dr. Bender had to go back to dentistry to support h…
19min

JF2441: Stace Caseria: Real estate Investing with Stace Caseria #SkillsetSunday

Stace is the owner of Trust Deep, a branding agency and evergreen North properties. Stacy has 20 years of investing experience and currently has four properties: a small apartment Building and syndication. Stace was involved in advertising in 20 years at the same time building a career in branding …
27min

JF2440: Building A Real Estate Business That Serves Your Life Goals With Lars Hedenborg

Lars left a cushy corporate job to do real estate. One of the requirements of the job was having to travel a lot, and he couldn’t be a good husband and a dad doing that. In 2007, Lars got his real estate license, but he quickly realized that real estate wasn’t what he thought it was. He was hoping …
25min

JF2439: Using Green Energy To Increase Cash Flow With Lucas Weismann

Lucas has been a real estate investor since January 2008. In 2017, he got into solar development. Lucas got interested in green energy for several reasons. First, he uses it to increase the cash flow of the property. Being able to take advantage of the tax credit is also nice, and the accelerated…
18min

JF2438: What is a Capital Stack and Waterfall in Syndications? | Actively Passive Investing Show With Theo Hicks & Trav…

Today Theo and Travis share the difference between the Capital Stack and Waterfall methods. It has a lot to do with risks, due diligence, and just being comfortable in what you’re investing in. But both are very crucial in the active and passive investing perspective. We also have a Syndication S…
22min

JF2437: What Markets Have Fully Recovered From The COVID-19 Recession? | Syndication School with Theo Hicks

In today's Syndication School episode, Theo Hicks shares his thoughts, insights, and analysis of the Yardi Matrix’s Bulletin for April 2021 about the markets that have fully recovered from the pandemic’s recession. To listen to other Syndication School series about the “How To’s” of apartment syn…
17min

JF2436: $15,000 a Month Passive Income with Rachel Richards

Rachel is a former financial advisor, and now a real estate investor with a portfolio of 40 doors. At 27 years of age. Rachel quit her job and retired with $15,000 a month in passive income. Rachel is also the author of two books, “money honey”, “passive income, aggressive retirement”. Rachel is pa…
31min

JF2435: Banking on Yourself with Mark Willis

Mark is a certified financial planner with over 10 years of experience assessing commercial real estate investors. Mark also helps real estate investors become their own source of financing. Mark dug deep into some strategies to become not just debt-free but correspondingly found a solution to buil…
31min

JF2434: Transform & Revolutionize into the Next Level with Kris Reid #SkillSetSunday

Kris is the Founder and CEO of ArdorSEO, an Award-Winning Digital Growth Agency that directs traffic to your website. Enamored by his ego with his early success in the tech industry, Kris got a wake-up call when the global financial crisis happened—he lost his job, went back to Australia, and asses…
38min

JF2433: Three Strategies to Find Off-Market Apartment Deals | Midweek Mashup with Theo Hicks

James shares a strategy to get in touch with sellers, to work directly with them, and get at a good price per door. Dylan explains where he buys his list, how he finds owner contact information, and how the conversation goes. Lastly, Cory goes into detail on the importance of creating the right mar…
23min

JF2432: Learning The Secrets of the Rich With Chris Naugle

Growing up, Chris didn’t have much, but his mom taught him to dream big. With her help, he opened a skateboard and snowboard shop when he was just 16. After the dot-com bubble crash, he got a job at Wall Street and soon became a top financial advisor. In 2006, Chris did his first flip and went on…
30min

JF2431: Cashflow or Equity Gains, Which Strategy is Best? | Actively Passive Show with Theo Hicks & Travis Watts

Today Theo and Travis will be sharing about investing in cash flow vs. equity gain. Theo and Travis discuss the pros and cons, as well as compare the two. 80% of people in the United States are probably in the mindset of investing for equity gains: the "buy low, sell high" mentality. The bigger pic…
26min

JF2430: 6 Multifamily Strategies to Implement in 2021 and Beyond | Syndication School with Theo Hicks

In today’s Syndication School episode, Theo Hicks shares 6 Multifamily strategies that will succeed in the future. Greg Willet presented the six investing ideas and tactics to implement in 2021. The advice is mostly based on the reaction to the recession that occurred after the pandemic. The first …
19min

JF2429: Taking Opportunities To Next Level with Ward Schraeder

Ward is a dedicated and exemplary property owner who takes opportunities to the next level. He spent nine years working as a salesperson selling chemicals when he decided to put fate into his hands by building a business by acquiring a real-estate in bankruptcy. Ward started to take off from there …
22min

JF2428: Mistakes Do Not Signify the End of Your Career Defining journey with Matthew Tortoriello

Matthew started his real estate journey at 16 when he purchased a two-family home with his grandmother’s money. Four years later, he bought another property that was a challenge to manage. That experience taught him a lot of lessons that he applied later in his career. With two other partners, he…
40min

JF2427: Growing Trust To Build A Better Brand With Stace Caseria #SkillsetSunday

In this #SkillsetSunday episode, Stace Caseria talks about the importance of trust. You can increase the trustworthiness of your brand by understanding its 4 fundamental parts. Stace describes how trust works for a real estate professional who’s looking to reach out to a new lead for the first ti…
22min

JF2426: From Fix-And-Flip Family Business to Multifamily Unit Acquisition With Jonathan Barr

Jonathan got his real estate start in a family fix-and-flip business. As he was growing up, family dinners resembled business meetings a lot. After the last recession, Jonathan decided to join it full-time since good jobs were hard to come by. Thanks to his deep involvement in the business, he had …
23min

JF2425: Attaining Your Passive Income Goal With John Soforic

John grew up in a blue-collar area just outside of Pittsburg; his family had coal miner and farmer roots. At the age of 24, John graduated college with $200k worth of student debt. By the age of 30, John had a wife and two kids to take care of, and the same student debt to pay off. Real estate tu…
22min

JF2424: What Can Go Wrong Investing in Syndications? | Actively Passive Show with Theo Hicks & Travis Watts

Today Theo and Travis will be sharing experiences and stories about investing in syndications. They want to ensure no one ever wants to invest in syndications. It's good to give the alternative perspective because things aren't just black and white, or good or bad in terms of investing. There are p…
34min

JF2423: Five Billion Dollar Multifamily Business Ideas | Syndication School with Theo Hicks

In today's Syndication School episode, Theo Hicks, shares five evolutionary ideas for your business. We are going to take advice from Joe Fairless, as he talks about  five lessons about things that you need to do once you have reached a certain size in your business which are, Number one is reduce …
19min

JF2422: Finding & Landing Real Estate Investors with Terry Painter

Terry is the author of the Wiley publication "The Encyclopedia of Commercial Real Estate Advice." Since 1997, he has been the chairman of Apartment Loan Store and Business Loan Store, two mortgage banking companies specializing in commercial loans in all 50 states. He has worked as a top producer f…
31min

JF2421: Realtor Challenges & Business Growth with Jordan Nicholas Moorhead

Jordan is a Real Estate Investor, Host of the Austin Real Estate Investing Podcast, and the owner of the Moorhead Team. He has been an entrepreneur since he was a kid and got into real estate investing before he got a realtor's license. He focuses on growing his business, investing in real estate, …
13min

JF2420:How to Be the Most Valuable to the Seller with Jason Palliser #SkillsetSunday

In the course of his career, Jason has trained thousands of investors and 42 acquisition teams around the nation. His specialty is creating an off-market blueprint to grab motivated seller leads in 30+ ways as opposed to the typical 5 ways that everybody uses. This mentality allows investors to b…
24min

JF2419: The Benefits Of Looking For Opportunities Beyond Residential Real Estate With Dave Holman

In college, Dave took a class on building an eco house. That’s when he fell in love with architecture, engineering, energy efficiency, and building in general. Dave’s life took many unexpected turns. He spent several years in Bolivia learning the ins and outs of entrepreneurship. After that, he w…
28min

JF2418: Using Diverse Background And Personal Superpowers In Real Estate With Hemal Badiani

Hemal spent two decades traveling between three continents as he provided management consulting services to several fortune 100 companies. Several years ago he decided to hang up his traveling boots and join the financial world, which led him to real estate. He was both a passive and active investo…
24min

JF2417: When You Should Passively Invest | Actively Passive Investing Show With Theo Hicks & Travis Watts

In this Episode of Actively Passive Investing show, we will talk about when we should not passively invest. We are here Travis as well to share his thoughts as well.  They will go through the pros and cons on Passively Investing based on your goals and where you are at. They will discuss the genera…
33min

JF2416: How to Make the Inc 5000|Syndication School with Theo Hicks

Theo is on the podcast to discuss what it takes to become one of the nation’s top companies. Founding a company without any prior experience is a challenging concept to fathom with no one to turn into when unforeseen situations occur. With a majority of companies being founded at a young age, the F…
21min