Rental Income Podcast With Dan Lane

By Dan Lane

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Inspiring interviews with everyday people that are generating passive income by investing in rental properties.

On each episode, we talk to a landlord about how they found and purchased their rental properties, how they financed them, and issues they face with property management, and managing tenants.

Make sure you follow the show. A new episode is released every Tuesday.

Episode Date
Coaching Call: How To Go From 1 Rental to $8K/Month With A HELOC
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Listen in as Caeli Ridge from Ridge Lending Group consults with Chris, who is a new investor on how he can go from owning one rental to building a portfolio of rentals that net him $8,000 a month.

Chris has access to a HELOC on his primary residence that he wants to use to help fund his rental purchases.

Caeli shows Chris where he needs to bring his credit score, how he can refi without having to wait for a 6 month seasoning period, and shows him what a hypothetical portfolio would like like.

Contact Caeli:

https://ridgelendinggroup.com
Sep 29, 2022
How A Group Of Friends Are Buying Rentals With Kori Covrigaru (Ep 386)
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Kori raised money from a group of friends and formed a partnership to buy rentals.

On this episode we talk about how he is buying and rehabbing properties without being in the same city as his rentals.

We also look at the numbers for one of his deals, and take a look at the numbers for his entire portfolio and figure out how much they are netting after all expenses.

https://rentalincomepodcast.com/episode386
Sep 27, 2022
How Dan Lane Got Started Investing In Rentals - Interviewed By Mike Grams (Ep 385)
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To mark the 8-year anniversary of the Rental Income Podcast, a frequent guest of the podcast, Mike Grams, interviews Dan Lane.

Dan shares how he got started buying rentals, and how his team helps him buy rentals without Dan having to physically be inside his properties. 

Dan also talks about his criteria for buying rentals and shares his advice to new investors.
Sep 20, 2022
Bonus: Is This Better Than A Security Deposit?
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Jesse shares how landlords can have tenants buy insurance instead of paying a security deposit.

This insurance would protect a landlord from lost rent if the tenant ended up being evicted as well as tenant-caused damage to the property.

On this bonus episode, we learn how this insurance works and see if there is a downside for landlords or tenants.

www.theguarantors.com/income
Sep 15, 2022
He Had 2 Rental Deals Go Bad - Here's What He Learned With Gabriel Johnson (Ep 384)
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Gabriel shares the details of his first two rental purchases, and how they looked great on a spreadsheet, but they didn't work out in real life.

We talk about what went wrong and figure out if Gabriel could have done anything differently to have made things work out.

We also talk about how Gabriel got out of these bad situations and actually made a profit. We also talk about how the lessons he learned have made him a better real estate investor.

https://rentalincomepodcast.com/episode384
Sep 13, 2022
Buying Rentals Is Like Playing A Game Of Chess (Ep 383)
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On this episode, my guest shares how you don't have to build a rental portfolio and keep it forever. As things change in life you can change the properties you own.

We talk about how my guest built a portfolio of 30 apartments. As he got older, he wanted newer properties and fewer tenants. He sold the apartments and bought 7 single-family houses that produced the same cash flow.

My guest also shares how he used leverage to build his portfolio, and how he paid them off.
Sep 06, 2022
How He Bought Rentals Using His Retirement Money With Tom Manning (Ep 382)
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Tom shares how he took the money that he had in an old 401(k) retirement account and started buying rentals with that money.

On this episode, we talk about how Tom set everything up, how he got a mortgage in his retirement account, and some of the IRS regulations you need to be aware of.

https://rentalincomepodcast.com/episode382
Aug 30, 2022
Here's How He Found A Rental With Positive Cash Flow With Zach Cray (Ep 381)
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Zach lives in an expensive area where a duplex would have cost him $400k or more. On this episode, Zach shares how he bought a duplex for $92K by looking out of state.

We talk about how he found the area he's investing in, how he found the property, and how he manages the property from halfway across the country.

Zach also shares how much he paid for the property, his expenses, and monthly cash flow.
Aug 23, 2022
How Much Money He Nets With A Truly Passive Rental Portfolio With Marvin Mitchell (Ep 380)
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Marvin owns a mix of single-family homes, apartments, Airbnb's, and mixed-use buildings. He doesn't have time to self-manage his properties, so he's outsourced the management to property management companies.

On this episode, we look at the numbers for his properties, including what he paid, how much they rent for, what his mortgage payments are, how much he pays his managers, how he budgets for repairs, and how much he profits from each property.

https://rentalincomepodcast.com/episode380
Aug 16, 2022
Bonus: How To Save Money On Taxes With Long-Term Rentals & Airbnb
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Ashish from investorfriendlycpa.com explains the difference between long-term and short-term rentals in the eyes of the IRS.

He shares how you can save money on taxes with either strategy and a big tax benefit to owning both types of rentals.

Mentioned on the podcast:

Bonus: How To Save Money With Real Estate Professional Status:

https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/rental-income-podcast-with-dan-lane/id920898575?i=1000539976881
Aug 11, 2022
How Owning Rental Properties Gave Him Freedom & Flexibility With Joe Mease (Ep 379)
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Joe shares how because of his rental income he's able to be selective with freelance work he takes on for his 9 - 5 job. He only takes on projects that he will enjoy doing, instead of taking on whatever he can for the money.

Joe shares his gross rental income, mortgage payment amounts, typical expenses, and his net monthly cash flow.

We also talk about how he got started buying rentals, and why he likes buying both long-term rentals and Airbnb's.

https://rentalincomepodcast.com/episode379
Aug 09, 2022
How He Buys Rentals While Working Full-Time With Michael Henry (Ep 378)
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Michael wanted to buy rentals, but he ran out of down payment money. He loved the idea of the BRRRR Strategy, but he's busy with his day job and doesn't have time to rehab properties.

On this episode, he shares how he's been buying rent-ready properties, with none of his own money.

We also talk about how he's finding properties, how he raised private money, and we talk about some of the risks to his strategy.
Aug 02, 2022
We're Just A Regular Couple Saving Money To Buy Rentals With Andy & Erika Prehm (EP 377)
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Andy and Erika share how they have been saving money for down payments to buy rentals.

We talk about their criteria to buy a property, what they are looking for in a potential tenant, and how they divide the management of their rental portfolio.

They also share their numbers for what their properties, what they are rented for, their mortgage payment, and their cash flow.
Jul 26, 2022
How A Small Rental Portfolio Covers 75% Of His Living Expenses With Pravin Taneja (Ep 376)
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Pravin shares his gross rent, expenses, and net profit for each type of rental he owns.

On this episode, we talk about how he financed his portfolio, how long it took him to go from $0 to $83,000 in rental income, and why he decided to use a strategy of buying some properties for cash flow and others for cash flow and appreciation.

https://rentalincomepodcast.com/episode376
Jul 19, 2022
Coaching Call: Lender Helps An Investor Go From $5K to $10K/month In Rental Income With Caeli Ridge & Tina
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Tina is an investor that nets about $5k a month from her rental portfolio. She wants to get to $10k a month.

This episode is a recording of a strategy session between Tina and Caeli Ridge.

They talk about Tina's goals, and how her credit affects her plans. Caeli also looks at a potential deal, and comes up with a game plan for Tina.

https://rentalincomepodcast.com/bonus-tina
Jul 14, 2022
Does It Makes Sense To Buy A Rental In An Expensive Area? With Farris Gosea (Ep 375)
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On this episode Dan and Farris answer listener emails:

1.) Is this a bad time to invest in rental properties

2.) What are some of the best ways to find deals today?

3.) Finding money to buy my next property has been a challenge. What are some ways creative ways to find capital?

4.) Working with Realtors

https://rentalincomepodcast.com/episode375
Jul 12, 2022
He Went From 2 To 77 Rentals. Here's How Much Money They Generate With Tom Merrifield (Ep 374)
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Tom shares how he went from being a new investor with 2 rentals to buying a portfolio of 75 rentals.

We talk about how he found the deal, how dealt with losing some of his properties to eminent domain, and he sold off some of the properties for a huge gain.

Tom also shares what he paid for the portfolio, his gross rents and his net profit.

https://rentalincomepodcast.com/episode374
Jul 05, 2022
His Rental Income Paid For His Kids To Go To College With Tom Patten (Ep 373)
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Tom shares how instead of saving money for his kids to go to college, he bought 6 rentals. The cash flow those rentals generate has paid for his 4 kids to go to college.

He has also used the rental income to pay for a car and for his wife to stay home with the kids.

On this episode, we talk about his portfolio and how he manages his properties.
Jun 28, 2022
Long Distance Rental Investing (Turnkey & BRRRR) With Marky Suazo (Ep 372)
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Marky wanted to invest in rentals, but properties were too expensive for him to do it locally.

On this episode, Marky shares his experience buying a fully rehabbed turnkey property. After seeing how that property worked out, he figured he could make more money if he put a team together and did the rehab on his own for future

Marky shares the good and the bad of out-of-state investing, and how things have worked out for him.

https://rentalincomepodcast.com/episode372
Jun 21, 2022
Bonus: Is This A Bad Time To Invest In A Rental?
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Mortgage rates are increasing, the stock market has been tanking, and we are probably headed towards a recession. Is this a bad time to buy a rental?

We talk to a real estate agent, a lender, and a wholesaler to talk about what they are seeing in the market, to help you decide what is best for you.

Contact info for Bill Kenny, Caeli Ridge, And David Olds:

https://rentalincomepodcast.com/bonus-market
Jun 17, 2022
4 Small Steps To Financial Independence From A Small Rental Portfolio With Brandon Neiss (Ep 371)
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Brandon was able to replace his W2 income with a small rental portfolio.

On this episode, Brandon shares 4 things he did to set him up financially for the rest of his life.

We also look at Brandon's numbers including how much money he invested, his mortgage balance, gross rental income, expenses, and his monthly cash flow.
Jun 14, 2022
Buying Rentals With A HELOC And Then Paying Them Off With Rents With Terry Roberts (Ep 370)
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Terry took out a HELOC against his primary residence and he uses it to buy rental properties. He then uses the rental income to pay off the HELOC.

He has used this strategy to buy 7 houses that generate $7,000 a month in rental income.

Terry also shares his strategy of buying nice houses in good neighborhoods that are easy to manage.

We also talk about how Terry saves money on appliances and other upgrades he does to his properties.
Jun 07, 2022
How A Pizza Delivery Guy Made Millions Owning Rentals With Dakota Worrell (Ep 369)
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Dakota shares his story of how he bought a property that he house hacked while working for Domino's Pizza as a delivery driver.

We talk about how he continued to build his rental portfolio over the next 7 years by using a few different financing techniques.

He started with $419 and today he has millions of dollars in equity in his rental portfolio.

https://rentalincomepodcast.com/episode369
May 31, 2022
How She Replaced Her W-2 Income With Rental Income With Natasha Verela (Ep 368)
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Natasha shares how she was able to leave her W-2 job and support herself with her rental income.

We take a look at Natasha's portfolio and her numbers. We talk about how she budgets for repairs and vacancies, and how she uses the tax code to legally avoid paying taxes on her rental income.

We also talk about how Natasha gets health insurance, and why she rents herself, instead of owning a home.

https://rentalincomepodcast.com/episode368
May 24, 2022
How They Went From $1,500 to $15,000/Month In Rental Income With KC & Kaysie Massie (Ep 367)
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KC & Kaysie talk about selling a rental property that was netting them $1,500 a month and moving the equity to a new property that now nets them $15,000 a month.

They open up their books and share all the numbers for the old and new property and we figure out how they were able to make this transaction happen.

We also talk about how they found the deal, how they financed it, and how they have been managing the property.
May 17, 2022
Her Rental Lost Money At First. Now It Nets $2K A Month With Heidi Rau (Ep 366)
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Heidi bought her first property to live in, but things changed in her life and she ended up renting the property.

On this episode, we talk about how Heidi dealt with lots of problems including tenants that didn't pay rent, property damage, and getting shut down by her city.

Heidi stuck with the property and today the property generates $2,000 a month in profit and has appreciated by over $200,000.

https://rentalincomepodcast.com/episode366
May 10, 2022
How He Generates $70K In Rental Income While Living In An Expensive Area With Alan Larsen (Ep 365)
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Alan lives in an expensive area where it's really difficult, if not impossible to find properties that are going to generate cash flow.

On this episode, Alan shares how he found an area where the properties were much cheaper and the numbers worked better.

We talk about how he found his properties, we take a look at his number, and figure out how many rentals he needed to get to $70K.

We also talk about challenges that he has had along the way.

https://rentalincomepodcast.com/episode365
May 03, 2022
His Rentals Pay All Of His Bills & He Saves All His Job Income With Greg Gaudet (Ep 364)
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Greg talks about how he generates enough money off his rentals to pay all his bills.

He still works so that he can generate more cash to continue to buy more rentals and to continue to build his rental income.

We talk about why he likes buying condos and how why he's not afraid of condo fee increases, and how he has joined the condo board to have some say in how the development is run.

https://rentalincomepodcast.com/episode364
Apr 26, 2022
He Bought His First Rental. Did He Get A Good Deal? With David Jennings (Ep 363)
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David thought about buying rentals for a long time. Recently, he felt like the time was right to buy his first rental.

On this episode, we talk about how he got his wife excited about the idea of buying a rental.

We also talk about how he found the property, how he financed the property, and how things have been working out.

David shares all his numbers, and we figure out if he got a good deal.

http://rentalincomepodcast.com/episode363
Apr 19, 2022
The Low-Risk Rental Property Retirement Plan With Don Petrasek (Ep 362)
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Don wanted to build a rental portfolio that generated income for him to live on in retirement, but he wasn't interested on taking on a lot of debt or a lot of risk.

On this episode, he shares how he built a small portfolio of quality properties in good neighborhoods, and how he's been able to pay off several of his mortgages.

Don also talks about how having paid off properties takes away the fear of having multiple tenants not paying rent, or moving out at the same time.

Don shares how he is doing a pre-retirement test run right now, and is taking monthly draws of his rental income to test what it is going to be like financially to retire.

https://rentalincomepodcast.com/episode362
Apr 12, 2022
How He Went From Broke To $15K in Rental Income With Matt Amabile (Ep 361)
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Matt shares how he went from not making much money and living on a couch to owning a rental portfolio that generates $15,000 a month in gross rental income.

We talk about how he got the money to get started, how he eliminated his housing expenses with a house hack, and we look at the numbers for his portfolio and figure out how much he nets after all expenses.
Apr 05, 2022
Building Wealth with A Small Rental Portfolio With Alex Daredia (Ep 360)
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Alex shares how he buys a rental property as he saves down payments.

He doesn't do major rehabs or creative financing. He has found most of his properties off the MLS, but over the last few years, his properties have generated a ton of cash flow and appreciation.

On this episode, Alex also talks about some mistakes he has made and how he screens property managers.
Mar 29, 2022
The Downside Of Investing In Rentals With Patrick Gillan (Ep 359)
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Patrick loves owning rentals, but it hasn't always been easy. He's had to deal with fires, floods, bad tenants, and not always having enough money to pay for repairs.

On this episode, we talk about both the good and the bad of owning rentals, and how Patrick has overcome some tough situations.

https://rentalincomepodcast.com/episode359
Mar 22, 2022
How He Generates $300k A Year With One Airbnb With Jeff Brown (Ep 358)
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Jeff shares how he earns triple the revenue vs what his competitors are earning with an Airbnb.

We talk about where he is buying, what he did to upgrade the house, how he raised the money to purchase the property, and how he finds guests that are willing to pay a premium to rent his Airbnb.

We also talk about how he avoided what could have been a pretty big legal issue.

http://rentalincomepodcast.com/episode358
Mar 15, 2022
The 5 Ways You Get Paid Owning Rentals With Carlo Finotti (Ep 357)
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Carlo talks about the 5 different ways we get paid (at the same time) owning rental properties.

We also talk about what types of properties Carlo is buying, what type of neighborhoods they are in.

We also talk about how Carlo has financed his properties, and the level of risk he is comfortable with.
Mar 08, 2022
He Used The Equity In His Home To Buy Rentals That Generate $27K/Month With Philip Petrie (Ep 356)
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Philip shares how he created a rental portfolio that nets $12k per month after all expenses, by tapping into equity that he had in his primary residence.

We talk about how he created the equity in his home, and how he used a HELOC (home equity line of credit) to access the equity.

Philip shares how having access to the equity enabled him to get really good deals on rental properties because he could make cash offers.

We also talk about how he's been able to recycle the equity over and over to build his rental portfolio.
Mar 01, 2022
Turning A Primary Residence Into A Rental With Kevin Ha (Ep 355)
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Kevin talks about his experience turning his primary residence into a rental.

We talk about why he decided to rent his property vs sell the property, what he needed to do before he rented his property, and how things have worked out for him.

We also talk about tax considerations to think about before turning a home into a rental, and a way that investors can save money on repair costs.
Feb 22, 2022
How Rentals Gave Him The Freedom To Live Life On His Terms With Adrian Pannozzo (Ep 354)
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Adrian had a good, stable job with a pension, but he walked away from it all because he wanted more out of life.

On this episode, we talk about the types of properties Adrian bought, how many rentals it took him to be able to leave his job, how he budgets for expenses and how he financed his portfolio.

We also take a look at the numbers for the first turnkey property he bought, and how he gets infinite returns today using the BRRRR strategy.
Feb 15, 2022
Are New Construction Rentals A Good Investment? With Zach Hjornevik (Ep 353)
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Zach shares his experience investing in new construction rentals. We talk about what he's looking for in an area to invest in, we talk about if he upgrades the property or rents it as it comes, and his unique way of finding tenants.

We also look at his numbers for a recent deal including what he paid for the property, his mortgage payment, the rent, typical expenses, and his cash flow.

https://rentalincomepodcast.com/episode353
Feb 08, 2022
How He Nets $3K A Month Using The BRRRR Strategy With Paul Singer (Ep 352)
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Paul lives in an expensive area, and he's been doing BRRRR projects in another state.

On this episode, Paul talks about what has gone right, and how he has overcome some challenges.

We also take a look at a recent deal and go over his numbers. We also take a look at his entire portfolio and review his rent, expenses, and his cash flow.

https://rentalincomepodcast.com/episode352
Feb 01, 2022
How He's Finding Incredible Deals On Rental Properties In This Market With Bill Kenny (Ep 351)
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A lot of investors are having trouble finding deals that meet the 1% rule.

On this episode, Bill shares how he's finding incredible deals that meet the 2% rule.

We also talk about a small apartment building that Bill purchased and how he was able to increase his cash flow by lowering the expenses and increasing the rents.

https://rentalincomepodcast.com/episode351
Jan 25, 2022
Bonus: Are Higher Mortgage Rates Making Investing In Rentals Unaffordable?
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Caeli Ridge shares what's been going on in the mortgage market, and why rates have been going up recently.

We look at where rates are today and how they compare to when the pandemic first started, and in 2019.

We also talk about where rates are headed.

Contact Caeli

https://www.ridgelendinggroup.com
1-855-747-4343
info@ridgelendinggroup.com
Jan 20, 2022
The 1% Rule Doesn't Matter With Chris Fontenot (Ep 350)
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Chris talks about why he doesn't use the 1% rule to evaluate rental properties.

We talk about what he's looking for in a rental property, his average purchase price, and his average rental amount.

We also talk about if he owns his rentals personally or in an LLC
Jan 18, 2022
A Step-By-Step Plan To Earn $10,000/Month In Rental Income With Joel Miller (Ep 349)
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Joel shares how a new investor making a modest income can go from $0 to $10,000 a month in net rental income.

He provides a road map with examples of what types of properties to buy, and he shares hypothetical numbers for the rental purchase price, the loan amount, mortgage payment, repair reserves, and estimated rent and cash flow amounts.

Of course, we can't guarantee you will make $10,000 per month with Joel's plan. But, it's a great starting point.

https://rentalincomepodcast.com/episode349
Jan 11, 2022
How Much Extra Money Can You Make With An ADU? (Additional Dwelling Unit) With Michael Dominguez (Ep 348)
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Michael talks about how he's been able to increase his cash flow by turning the basement of a single-family home into a separate apartment.

We talk about how he modified the basement, and how much it cost him.


Michael shares what he needed to do to make the ADU legal, and how he deals with utilities.

We also compare how much money he makes renting out the property with the ADU vs how much he would make if he didn't modify the property.

https://rentalincomepodcast.com/episode348
Jan 04, 2022
Best Landlord Interviews of 2021 (Ep 347)
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On this episode, we look back at the 5 best interviews of 2021.

My guest talk about:

* Building a rental portfolio for generational wealth
* How to build a rental portfolio for retirement income
* How he went from a newbie to $15K in rental income in just 2 years
* The types of properties make the best rental,
* A guest shares how he made some mistakes and ended up losing his rental properties to foreclosure.

Check out the full interviews:

https://rentalincomepodcast.com/episode347
Dec 28, 2021
Financial Freedom Through Rental Properties Is Closer Than You Think With David Olds (Ep 346)
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David talks about how it's really not that difficult to reach financial freedom from rental properties. We talk about how he calculated his freedom number, and how you can back into any income goal with some simple math.

We also talk about how built his rental portfolio with just a few thousand dollars, and how he plans to get his portfolio paid off in way less than 30 years.
Dec 21, 2021
Don't Let Fear Hold You Back From Buying Rentals With Sean Haardt (Ep 345)
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Sean thought about buying rentals for 20 years, but fear of the unknown stopped him from getting started.

On this episode, we talk about how Sean learned more about rental properties and overcame his fear. We talk about how rentals helped him eliminate his monthly housing payment, and how today he is receiving cash flow and appreciation from his rental portfolio.
Dec 14, 2021
Bonus: The Wrong LLC Structure Could Cause You To Pay More Taxes
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There are four main types of LLCs. On this bonus episode, Ashish From InvestorFriendlyCPA.com explains the differences between them.

We talk about the kind of LLC most investors should use, and the two types of LLC'S that investors should avoid. Using the wrong LLC can cause an investor to pay a lot of extra money in taxes.
Dec 09, 2021
His Secret To Increase His Rental Cash Flow With Michael McConnell (Ep 344)
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Michael shares his secret to building a profitable rental portfolio.

We talk about how what he is doing with his rentals to get better tenants that pay a higher rent and stay for a long time.

We talk about how he keeps his maintenance costs down by rehabbing his rentals as soon as he buys them.

Michael also shares the numbers and the details on a recent rental purchase.
Dec 07, 2021
How He Lived For Free And Made $70,000 With A House Hack With Aaron Millis (Ep 343)
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The idea that you could borrow money to make money without having a lot of money blew Aaron's mind.

On this episode, Aaron talks about how he got started with rentals doing a house hack and ended up getting paid to live in his property, and made $70K when he sold that property a few years later.

We also talk about how he bought his second rental with no money down, and how having a real estate license and access to the MLS has helped him get better deals.
Nov 30, 2021
His Rental Income Covers All His Living Expenses With Dave Holman (Ep 342)
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Dave talks about how he quit his job before he had enough rental income to replace his W2 income.

Being able to focus on real estate full-time gave him the time to find deals and grow his rental portfolio.

On this episode, Dave talks about the returns he is looking for in a rental property, a creative way that he has been able to cut his expenses to increase his cash flow, and if he thinks investors are better off with a small or a big rental portfolio.
Nov 23, 2021
Bonus: These Cheap Upgrades Will Make Your Rental More Profitable
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You don't need to spend thousands of dollars on a rehab to charge a higher rent.

On this bonus episode, Lee shares some cheap and easy upgrades that he does to his rentals that help him charge a higher rent, and get a better return.
Nov 18, 2021
Investing In Simple Move-In Ready Rentals With Zach Kennedy (Ep 341)
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Zach has a full-time job and doesn't have time to do any complicated strategies to find rentals or take on a rehab project. He's been buying properties that need minimal fixes that can be rented out as soon as he closes on them.

On this episode we talk about how Zach has been building his portfolio, we take a look at one of his deals, and talk about how he has overcome a few challenges.
Nov 16, 2021
Bonus: His Tenant Died. Here's What This Landlord Did & What An Attorney Says You Need To Do
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Sean had a tenant suddenly pass away. On the first part of this episode, we talk to Sean about what happened to the lease, what he did with the personal property of the tenant, and how he got back control of the property.

On the second part of the episode, we talk to Attorney Jules Haas to see if Sean handled the situation correctly and to see if there are other issues that landlords need to be aware of.
Nov 11, 2021
How He Paid Off A Few Rentals To Fund His Retirement With Tom Clark (Ep 340)
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Tom knew that he needed to come up with a plan for retirement income. He figured out that if he bought a few rental properties and worked on getting them paid off he would be able to generate enough income to support himself.

On this episode, we talk about how Tom got started with just a little bit of money, and how he paid off his properties.

We also talk about some of the challenges that Tom faced along the way, and how he overcame them.
Nov 09, 2021
Bonus: Charging Potential Tenants For A Showing?? Yep. This Landlord Is Doing It
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Chris had a lot of potential tenants that weren't very serious about renting from him. To eliminate the tire kickers, Chris started making people interested in viewing the property fill out a full application and pay an application fee before seeing the property.

On this bonus episode, we talk about how this works, and how it's been working out for Chris.
Nov 04, 2021
Is The 1% Rule Dead? With John Brooks (Ep 339)
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John talks about what investors should be looking for in rental properties, and what he's looking for.

We also talk about the 1% rule, and if this is still a good benchmark to evaluate rental properties, and other factors that investors should consider.
Nov 02, 2021
Bonus: How To Reduce (Or Eliminate) Your Taxes With Real Estate Professional Status
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Ashish from investorfriendlycpa.com explains how rental property investors can save money on taxes with real estate professional status.

We talk about what it is, how to qualify, and rules that investors need to be aware of.
Oct 28, 2021
How He Profits $5,500/month Renting To Traveling Nurses With Curtis Mcclelland (Ep 338)
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Curtis shares the numbers behind his 8 unit portfolio. We talk about his gross rents, expenses, and his monthly profit.

We also talk about how he finds traveling nurses, how he manages his properties, and how he does his leases.
Oct 26, 2021
Bonus: BRRRR Case Study With Dominic Kosteris
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On this bonus episode, Dominic shares details of a recent rental he purchased.

We talk about how he found the property, what he paid, details of his rehab, and we go over his numbers.
Oct 21, 2021
Here's How Much Money He's Making With 8 Rentals With Bryan Bokowy (Ep 337)
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Bryan shares how he had a rough start buying rentals. It took him 3 years to turn around his first 4-plex.

On this episode, we talked about how he turned things around, raised rents, and turned a building with a lot of deferred maintenance into a property with great cash flow.

Bryan recently closed on his second property. We talk about how he used the equity he created with his first property to buy his second.
Oct 19, 2021
Investing In Rentals When You Live In An Expensive Area With Josh Bast (Ep 336)
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Josh wanted to invest in rentals, but the numbers didn't work in the area that he lives. Real Estate is too expensive, and the rents aren't high enough to make a profit.

On this episode, Josh talks about how he found a less expensive area, and with the help of a good Realtor he has been able to buy rentals and build monthly passive income
Oct 12, 2021
Bonus: How To Find The Perfect Tenant
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Farris talks about how he finds great tenants for his rentals. We talk about the number one thing that investors can do to attract good tenants.

We also talk about where he advertises his rentals (and where he doesn't), how he does showings, how he does pre-screening, where he goes for online screening and other things he looks for in his screening process.
Oct 07, 2021
Replacing Their Job Income With A Small Rental Portfolio With Matthew & Kim (Ep 335)
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Matthew & Kim share how they are working towards replacing their W2 job income with a small rental portfolio.

On this episode, we take a look at where they are now, their current rental income, and talk about their plans to pay off their entire portfolio.

We also talk about how their old school way that they manage their rental portfolio without any online software or technology.
Oct 05, 2021
Building A Rental Portfolio Is Like Building A Business With Kori Covrigaru (Ep 334)
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Kori talks about how he is building out his rental portfolio the same way he would start a business.

On this episode, we talk about how he raised money from partners to buy properties, and how he has set everything up to buy and manage properties without him having to be in the same city as his properties.

We also talk about his plans to build a big rental portfolio with the plan of eventually selling it off for a profit.
Sep 28, 2021
This Landlord Needs Help. Should He Raise Rent? (Ep 333)
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Mike is buying a duplex where the current owner has long-term tenants and hasn't raised rent in a long time. He isn't sure if he should raise rent, and risk the tenants leaving or keep the rent the same and keep the tenants.

On this episode, we get opinions from several landlords to help Mike decide what to do.
Sep 21, 2021
Bonus: Mortgage News (Are Rates Are About To Drop?)
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Caeli Ridge shares some good news about the mortgage market that is going to mean lower rates for investors.
Sep 20, 2021
How He's Growing His Rental Portfolio With A Partner With Farris Gosea (Ep 332)
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Farris started buying rentals on his own, but recently decided to partner up with a friend to continue to grow his rental portfolio.

On this episode, we talk about how they set up their partnership to avoid duplicating work, what to look for in a good partner, and we talk about two recent deals that Farris and his partner purchased.
Sep 14, 2021
Bonus: Can Rentals Help You Save Money On State Taxes? Do LLC's Cut Your Tax Bill?
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Ashish from InvestorFriendlyCPA.com answers a listener's question about if buying a rental in another state will help him save money on his state taxes.

We also talk about if owning a rental in another state can help you save money on taxes.
Sep 09, 2021
How He Built Enough Rental Income To Quit His Job With Quentin DSouza (Ep 331)
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Quentin wanted time and location freedom, and he figured that if he bought enough cash flowing rentals they would give him freedom.

On this episode, we talk about how much rental income he needed to replace his W2 income,and how many rentals he needed to get to that number.

We also talk about the kind of properties he bought, and how much cash he needed to invest to build his portfolio.
Sep 07, 2021
How He Increased His Cash Flow From $300 to $1,200/Month With A 1031 Exchange With Eric Girard (Ep 330)
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Eric talks about how he got started by turning a condo that he lived in into a rental. He rented thre property out for a few years and was making about $300/month. Recently, he sold that property and moved the equity to a 4-Plex using a 1031 Tax-Deferred Exchange, and increased his cash flow to $1,200 a month.
Aug 31, 2021
Rentals Are Really Just A Simple Math Problem With Anthony Russell (Ep 329)
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Anthony talks about what he looks for in a rental property, and the simple math that he does to evaluate potential deals.

We look at one of his recent deals, and he shows us the numbers that he's looking at to see if a deal makes sense
Aug 24, 2021
Building A Big Rental Portfolio Is A Mistake With Ramon Huerta (Ep 328)
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Ramon shares how he set a goal to buy 50 rentals thinking that if he built a big rental portfolio he would make a lot of money.

But, things didn't work out that way. He ended up not making money and losing his properties to foreclosure.

On this episode, we figure out how things went bad and how he was able to build a smaller portfolio that is way more profitable.
Aug 17, 2021
Using Other People's Money To Buy Rentals With Corey & Bethany Wendland (Ep 327)
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Corey and Bethany did the math to figure out how much money they would need to save for down payments to build a big rental portfolio and felt discouraged. They figured out it would take them years to save enough money.

They wanted to get started today, so they had to figure out another way.

On this episode, they share how they got the money to get started.
Aug 10, 2021
How A Small Rental Portfolio Pays For Half Of His Living Expenses With Mekkel Blanchard (Ep 326)
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Mekkel shares how he was able to go part-time at his job because of his rental income.

On this episode, we talk about his portfolio of 5 rental units, and look at the numbers. We also talk about how he came up with the down payments to get started.
Aug 03, 2021
The Rental Property Retirement Plan With Steve Goldberg (Ep 325)
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Steve is getting ready to retire and support himself off his rental income. On this episode, we talk about how Steve slowly built a portfolio of condos over the years as he was working full-time.

We talk about what he looked for in a perfect rental, his strategy to identify off-market deals, and how he was able to buy properties with cash and reinvest that cash into buying more rentals.
Jul 27, 2021
How She Convinced Her Husband To Buy Rentals With Natasha Carroll (Ep 324)
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Natasha loved the idea of buying rentals, but her husband did not like the idea at all.

On this episode, we talk about how she convinced him to buy one property, to try it out....but that property didn't work out as she planned and they ended up losing money.

Natasha didn't give up. She changed her strategy, got her husband excited again and they ended up building a portfolio of 10 rentals.

On this episode, we talk about what Natasha did differently, and how her portfolio has worked out.
Jul 20, 2021
Comparing Cash Flow: Long-Term Rentals Vs Airbnb Vs Traveling Nurses With Daniel Johnson (Ep 323)
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Daniel owns three different types of rentals: regular long-term, Airbnb, and he rents short-term to traveling nurses. On this episode, we talk about Daniel's experience with each. 

We talk about the work involved in managing each type of rental and look at Daniel's gross income, expenses, and his net profit for each type of rental.
Jul 13, 2021
How He Went From No Money & No Real Estate Experience To Owning 81 Rentals With Doug Benson (Ep 322)
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Doug shares his incredible story of how he went from having no real estate experience and no money to owning 81 rentals.

We talk about how he found and financed his properties, and how he was able to improve each property to increase his rental income.
Jul 06, 2021
How This Couple Nets $15K/Month With Their Rentals With KC & Kaysie Massie (Ep 321)
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Husband and With team KC and Kaysie share the numbers behind netting $15K a month from their rental portfolio. We take a look at their gross rents, total mortgage, and repair expense and figure out how they are getting to $15K.

We also talk about the kind of properties they have in their portfolio, and how they havre financed their purchases.
Jun 29, 2021
How A Newer Investor Went From $0 - $1,100 In Rental Income With Jesse Beynon (Ep 320)
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Jesse shares how he has been building his rental portfolio on a teacher's salary. We talk about how he has eliminated his monthly mortgage expense house hacking (with a family), and how he generates $1,100 a month in rental income with just 2 properties.
Jun 22, 2021
His Step-By-Step Process For A Profitable Rental Property With Larry Myer (Ep 319)
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Larry shares everything he does to minimize the chance that he will lose money on a rental property.

We talk about what he is looking for when he is selecting a property to purchase, and everything he does to manage his property, from tenant screening to preparing the property to rent.

We also talk about how he minimizes his expenses and how he trains his tenants to pay on time every month.
Jun 15, 2021
He's Been Investing In Rentals For 40 Years - Here's What He's Learned With Carl Fisher (Ep 317)
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Carl shares what has worked and not worked in his 40 years of investing in rentals.

We talk about investing out of state, what properties make the best rentals, the most profitable number of beds to have in a rental, his strategy for long-term tenant retention, and buying rentals using an IRA
Jun 01, 2021
Buying Rentals While Working Full-Time With Nick Balzano (Ep 316)
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Nick shares the shortcuts and efficiencies that he has developed to manage his rental portfolio while working full-time.

We also talk about how he built his rental portfolio without having a ton of money. We talk about how he has been able to buy each of his rentals with a very small down payment, and how much money he is making per door.
May 25, 2021
6 Mistakes He Made As A Landlord With Isaac Barrow (Ep 315)
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Isaac has had a lot of success as a landlord, but he has made some mistakes along the way. On this episode we talk about some of the things he has done wrong in the past, and what he is doing now.
May 18, 2021
Bonus: Is Inflation Good Or Bad For Real Estate Investors?
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It seems like the price of everything, including real estate, has been going up recently. But, is that good or bad for real estate investors? On this episode, we figure that out and speculate on how inflation will affect mortgage rates going forward.
May 13, 2021
She Built 2 Rental Portfolios - One For Cash Flow & One For Appreciation With Tiffany Dumond (Ep 314)
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Tiffany shares how she built two rental portfolios, in two cities with two different strategies.

She owns rentals in Chicago that she bought for cash flow. After building her portfolio in Chicago, she moved to Texas where she had a harder time investing for cash flow, so she started buying single-family home for appreciation,
May 11, 2021
How To Net $5K/Month In Rental Income (Without A Lot Of Risk) With David Stafford (Ep 313)
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David wanted to build a rental portfolio, but he didn't want to take a lot of risk.

On this episode, we talk about how he slowly built a portfolio of 21 rentals that net him 5k a month after all expenses.

We talk about the types of properties he bought, the neighborhoods, and his mortgage and repair expenses.

We also talk about the other ways that his rentals are building wealth for him, and how he will be able to retire off his rental income in a few years.
May 04, 2021
Bonus: Buying Rentals With Creative Financing
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Will and Veronica talk about how they have been able to grow their rental portfolio by using creative financing.

We talk about how they found private lenders that will loan them money to purchase and rehab properties. They share how they found the private lenders and details about how they structure the deals.

We also talk about how they recently bought a property where the seller financed the property at 0% interest.
Apr 29, 2021
His Rentals Were A Nightmare Until He Started Doing This....With Brad Spencer (Ep 312)
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Brad had no idea what he was doing when he started buying rentals. He didn't know how to screen potential tenants or manage his rentals correctly.

After having to evict his first few tenants he figured out that he had to do things differently if he was going to make owning rentals work.

On this episode, we talk about what Brad is doing differently today. We talk about how he finds high-quality tenants that are easy to manage and stay for several years.
Apr 27, 2021
Incredible Cash Flow With Cheap Properties With Michelle Cummings (Ep 311)
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Michelle has built her portfolio by buying really cheap, run-down properties, in rough neighborhoods that nobody else wants.

She fixes the properties up, gets better tenants, and ends up with a great property that produces great monthly cash flow.

On this episode, we talk about how she works with the local police department to get squatters out of the properties, and why she doesn't like working with section 8 tenants.
Apr 20, 2021
Bonus: Are College Rentals A Good Investment?
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On this bonus episode of the Rental Income Podcast, Jay Redding shares his experience owning college rentals.

We talk about how he has teamed up with the university sports teams, to rent rooms to student-athletes.

When the current students graduate they pass their room down to younger students on the team. This makes his property management easier and eliminates the need for him to market the property.

We also talk about how he screens his tenants with no rental history or credit score, and other issues he faces renting to students.
Apr 15, 2021
How He Retired Off Rental Income With Jay Redding (Ep 310)
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Jay got downsized from his corporate job and decided that he wasn't going to be happy finding another job. He figured out that if he bought enough rental properties he could earn enough money to replace his W-2 income.

On this episode, we talk about how many rentals he needed to buy, how he financed his properties, and how he self-manages his rentals.
Apr 13, 2021
From No Money To An (Almost) Paid Off Rental Portfolio With Mike Bryant (Ep 309)
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Mike didn't have any money to invest when he got started buying rentals. He built his rental portfolio using a lot of debt. After paying the mortgages, repairs, and other expenses he wasn't making much money.

After building up equity for 9 years, he figured out that if he sold some of his rentals, he would end up with a portfolio of free and clear rentals.

Today he has very little leverage on his portfolio, and all of his rentals generate really great cash flow.

On this episode, we talk about how he built his portfolio and talk about his strategy to pay off his remaining rentals.
Apr 06, 2021
Our Rentals Are Buying Us More Rentals With Will & Veronica Pritchett (Ep 308)
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Will and Veronica share how they have been using the equity that they have created in their rental properties to buy more properties.

They talk about the strategies that they have used to access the equity and how doing this has helped them double the size of their rental portfolio and increased their cash flow.
Mar 30, 2021
His Blueprint To Net $10k A Month With Rentals With John Morgan (Ep 307)
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John talks about how he built his rental portfolio by buying base hits. Not many of his deals were all that incredible. But, when you look at his entire portfolio it's a home run.

On this episode, we talk about the types of properties he's been buying, how he manages them while working full-time, and his plan to net $10K a month from his rental portfolio.
Mar 23, 2021
Bonus: How To Automate Property Management With Bill and Kristy Copeland
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Managing properties and working with tenants can be very time-consuming, but it doesn't have to be.

Bill and Kristy share how they have automated most of their property management.

On this episode, they share how they do showing without having to be there, how they use online tools for applications and leases, and how their tenants can submit maintenance requests online directly to contractors.
Mar 18, 2021
Comparing Owning Long-Term Rentals And Airbnb's With Rob Mehta (Ep 306)
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Rob owns regular long-term rentals and Airbnbs. On this episode, we talk about the differences between managing both types of rentals and how much money Rob makes from each type of rental.

We talk about how Rob manages his rentals, and we compare the benefits and downsides of each type of rental.
Mar 16, 2021
His Simple Strategy To Pay Off His Rentals With Rich Levine (Ep 305)
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Rich shares why he thinks it's important to own rentals free and clear.

He talks about how he paid some of his rentals, and how those properties are going to provide cash flow for the rest of his life (and cash flow for the life of his kids too.)

We also talk about if it makes sense to pay off rentals with interest rates being so low today, and Rich shares some calculations on how it may make sense to buy properties today that don't meet the 1% rule.
Mar 09, 2021
Bonus: How To Buy A Rental With A Credit Card
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Dom shares how he has bought several houses with a credit card.

He shares how he did it, why he doesn't think this is a risky strategy, and some things to look out for if you are interested in doing this too.
Mar 04, 2021
Meet The School Teacher With 46 Rentals With Dom (Ep 304)
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Dom shares how he bought 46 single-family houses that each net him between $450 - $500 a month in cash flow.

We talk about how he self-manages his properties, the unique thing he asks his tenants to do before he will rent to them, and how he avoids evictions and guarantees that he will receive rent each month.
Mar 02, 2021
Building Multiple Streams Of Income For Retirement With Chris Desarro (Ep 303)
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Chris thought about buying rentals for over 30 years. He bought his first property in his 50's to provide him income during retirement. On this episode, we talk about how he buys and manages his rentals, and we go over his numbers on his most recent purchase.
Feb 23, 2021
Bonus: How To Get Approved For A Mortgage Today With Caeli Ridge
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Caeli talks about how you can take equity from one rental to buy another.

We also talk about what it takes to qualify for a mortgage today, what lenders are looking for, and what documentation is required.
Feb 18, 2021
His Plan For Financial Freedom With A Small Rental Portfolio With Nick Zimmerman (Ep 302)
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Nick is a big numbers guy and has figured out how to reach financial independence with a small rental portfolio.

We go over his numbers and talk about how much he is buying properties for, what he is renting them for, and how many properties he will need to reach his goal.

We talk about how he financed the properties that he has already purchased, and how he is saving money to make his future purchases with cash.
Feb 16, 2021
Bonus: How An Investor Friendly Agent Can Help You Buy Rentals With Adee Weismark
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Adee is an investor and a Realtor that specializes in helping investors buy rental properties. On this episode, he shares what investors should look for in an agent, how to find an investor-friendly agent, and how to keep an agent motivated to keep working for you.
Feb 11, 2021
Setting Up Systems To Easily Manage Rentals With Eric Helbock (Ep 301)
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Eric shares how he has figured out how to make the self-management of his rentals easy. He talks about how he has automated some tasks while enlisting his tenants to help him with other tasks.

We talk about how he pays his tenants to help him, and how he has brought his vacancy down to pretty close to zero.

Eric also shares how good communication and working with tenants help him thrive with his rentals in a state that can be pretty landlord unfriendly.
Feb 09, 2021
Buying Rentals For Cash Flow And Appreciation With Ashley Wade (Ep 300)
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Ashey talks about how she profits over $3,000 a month and has made $800,000 in appreciation on 4 rental properties over the last five years.

We talk about the kinds of properties she's been buying, and how she manages her rentals while working full-time. We also review her income and her average monthly expenses.
Feb 02, 2021
Buying Rentals With No Money Using the BRRRR Strategy With Brady Myers (Ep 299)
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Brady shares how he's been building his rental portfolio with none of his own money using the BRRRR strategy.

We talk about how he found an investor to loan him the money to buy and fix up his properties, what kind of work he's been doing on his properties, and how he refinances with a long-term lender to pay off his investor.

We review his numbers on what he's paying for properties, what his mortgage payments are, and how much profit he makes every month on each property.
Jan 26, 2021
How To Make Your Rentals More Profitable With Lee Blackburn (Ep 298)
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Lee is an investor and a property manager and has seen many clients be successful with rentals, as well as clients that haven't done well with their rentals.

On this episode we talk about the most important factor in buying a rental property, the perfect number of bedrooms to have in a rental property, the best types of neighborhoods to invest in.

Lee also shares how to minimize turnover, and how much an investor should, on average, budget for repairs.
Jan 19, 2021
How He Went From $0 - $15K Net Monthly Rental Income With Farris Gosea (Ep 297)
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Farris talks about how he built a rental portfolio that produces $15,000 a month in net cash flow, and how he did it iin just 2 years.

We talk about the types of properties he's been buying, how he's financing them, and how he's been finding his deals.

Farris also shares his gross cash flow, and what his monthly expenses look like.
Jan 12, 2021
He Had A Bad Start Buying Rentals. Here's How He Turned This Around, With David Haberfeld (Ep 296)
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David didn't know what he was doing when he bought his first 6 rentals. Things ended up not working out and his initial properties ended in a combination of foreclosure, short sale, and loan modification.

David knew that he could make things work, if he tried a different strategy. On this episode, we talk about what he's doing differently today and how his new strategy has helped him get to 90 rentals.
Jan 05, 2021
Best Landlord Interviews Of 2020 (Ep 295)
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On this episode we feature clips of the some of the best information that was shared on the podcast in 2020.

We talk about:

How thinking long-term helped him build cash-flow with Edwin "Stick" Dissoway (Ep 264)

She only needed 7 rentals to replace her job income with Amanda Young (Ep 273)

How to easily manage your rentals with Ron Faraci (Ep 281)

Building his rental portfolio without debt with John (Ep 263)

How he went from broke to $20,000 a month in net cash flow with John Soforic (Ep 260)

What makes the perfect rental with Pam Brantley (Ep 252)
Dec 29, 2020
How Much Rental Income Can You Make Off 8 Rentals? With Brian Heron (Ep 294)
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Brian joined us on the podcast 2 years ago after he bought his first rental. On this episode, we follow-up with him and hear how he went from that first rental to 8 buildings.

We talk about where he found the money for down payments, and review his income, expenses, and his profit.

We talk about how much money he sets aside for expenses, and how he has automated the management of his rental portfolio.
Dec 22, 2020
How He Retired Off Rental Income In 5 Years With Daniel Harvey (Ep 293)
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Daniel made a plan to replace his job income with rental income within 5 years, and he did it!

On this episode, we talk about he really didn't know what he was doing when he started, but he figured it out and learned as he bought more properties.

We talk about how he funded his rental purchases and how he figured out how much rental income he would need to feel comfortable walking away from his job.
Dec 15, 2020
Should You Diversify Your Rental Portfolio? 3 Landlords Debate (Ep 292)
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3 landlords talk about if they think it's a good idea for investors to diversify a rental portfolio.

We take a look to see what they are doing and see if they have rentals in different areas, or if they have other types of diversification in the types of properties they have, the types of industries that their tenants work in, or if there are other ways to diversify.
Dec 08, 2020
This Business Plan Helps Him Make $500/Month Per Rental With Matt McCurdy (Ep 291)
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Matt shares how he wrote a business plan for his rental portfolio when he started buying rentals. We talk about the assumptions he used, his target cash flow per rental, and how he budgets for repairs and other expenses. We also talk about how the written plan helped him meet and exceed his goals for his cash flow and his rental portfolio.
Dec 01, 2020
Multiple Tenants Stopped Paying Rent - How He Turned Things Around With Anton Ivanov (Ep 290)
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Anton shares how he dealt with an issue, earlier this year, when a large number of his tenants were not able to pay rent at the same time.

We talk about how he jumped into action and came up with a plan to help his tenants get back on their feet, so they could pay him rent.

We go over exactly what he did, and how he was able to get his tenants back to being current with their rent.

Anton also shares how having cash reserves gives him the confidence to survive this difficult situation. We talk about how much money he sets aside to deal with emergencies.
Nov 24, 2020
7 Laws To Make Money From Rentals With Dean Savarino (Ep 289)
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Dean has been a landlord for 24 years and through trial and error, he has figured out what works and what doesn't work with rental properties.

On this episode, Dean shares 7 things that he has figured out that will make people more successful as rental investors.
Nov 17, 2020
Meet The Father And Son That Are Buying Rentals Together With Chris & Gerrit Bruni (Ep 288)
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On this episode, we meet Chris and Gerrit, a father and son that have formed a partnership to buy rentals.

We talk about how they are able to accomplish more working together, how the money part of the partnership works, and how they have set things up so that business doesn't mess up their family relationship.
Nov 10, 2020
Properties Got Too Expensive - Here's How He Kept Buying Rentals With James Ledbetter (Ep 287)
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James started buying rentals near his house, but after a few years prices had appreciated and the numbers didn't make sense anymore.

On this episode, James talks about how he researched other areas and found a city 5 hours away where the properties cash flowed better.

James shares how he found properties without having to actually ever go to the property, how he finds tenants, does showings and manages his rentals from 5 hours away.
Nov 03, 2020
How Much Money Can You Make Renting To Traveling Nurses? With Chris Kelly (Ep 286)
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Chris shares how she makes really good money renting her basement to traveling nurses.

We talk about what nurses are looking for in a short-term rental, how she finds nurses, and how she is able to stay booked year round.

We also talk about her plan to buy more properties and rent them exclusively to traveling nurses.
Oct 27, 2020
Why He Sold His Rentals With Ken Brown (Ep 285)
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Four years ago on this podcast, Ken talked about his strategy of buying individual rentals and building a rental portfolio with the goal of selling his portfolio to Wall Street.

On this episode, we check-in with Ken and find out that he has actually sold his portfolio for way above market value to a Wall Street bank.

We talk about how Ken didn't need as many rentals as he thought he would, how he sold his portfolio, and how much extra profit he made by finding the right buyer.
Oct 20, 2020
4 Ways He Makes Extra Money To Buy Rentals With Zack Bobo (Ep 284)
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After Zack paid all of his bills every month, he didn't have any money left over to save for down payments. He decided that he was going to have to figure out other ways to make more money if he wanted to buy rental properties.

On this episiode Zack shares 4 ways he is earning extra money, and how much he makes from each of his side hustles.
Oct 13, 2020
From No Money To Financial Independence From Rentals With David Grabiner (Ep 283)
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David wanted to buy rental properties for financial independence. But, he didn't make a lot of money.

On this episode, he shares how he saved the money to get started, how he built his rental portfolio and the unique way that he pays himself.
Oct 06, 2020
Here's What He Learned Buying His First 2 Rentals With Jeremy Airello (Ep 282)
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Jeremy talks about how he got started buying rentals. We talk about researching markets and how he decided where to invest.

We also talk about a big challenge he's had with one of his properties, and how he's dealing with it, and how everything has been working out so far.
Sep 29, 2020
How To Make Your Rentals More Passive With Ron Faraci (Ep 281)
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Ron's goal is to make his rentals as passive as possible. He does this by minimizing his touches with his tenants.

On this episode, he shares how he sets expectations during the lease signing and some of the clauses he has added to his lease.

We also talk about how he quickly gets rid of bad tenants, and how he takes himself out of repair issues.
Sep 22, 2020
The 1% Rule Doesn't Exist In His Area - Here's How He's Making Money With His Rentals With Matthew Crawford (Ep 280)
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Matthew's rentals do not meet the 1% rule, but his properties still cash flow. On this episode, we talk about what he's looking for in a rental instead.

We also look at one of his rentals and figure out what he paid for it, how much it's renting for, and how much cash flow it's generating.

Matthew also shares tips on how he is winning property bidding wars in a competitive market.
Sep 15, 2020
How A Small Rental Portfolio Paid For Her To Travel The World With Tiffany Green (Ep 279)
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Tiffany shares how she went from being brand new to investing in real estate to building a small rental portfolio that paid for her to travel the world.

She shares how she managed her properties while she was out of the country, and how not giving up during a really tough time ended up giving her the freedom to live life on her terms.
Sep 08, 2020
Bonus: Update On Mortgage Rates & New Mortgage Tax
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Caeli Ridge gives a live look at the current investment mortgage rates for a rental purchase, refi, and cash-out refi.

She also updates us on the latest with the new mortgage tax.
Sep 03, 2020
Managing Your Own Rentals Is A Really Bad Idea With Jennings Smith (Ep 278)
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Jennings thinks that it is a really bad idea for real estate investors to manage their own rentals. He thinks that investors are actually creating a second job when they self-manage when the entire reason they started investing in rentals is for passive income and freedom.

On this episode, we talk about mistakes that landlords make when they self-manage and how a good property manager can actually make an investor more money.
Sep 01, 2020
The Old School Get Rich Slow With Rentals Program With Joel Miller (Ep 277)
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Joel shares how rentals made him rich by following a simple old school plan of buying rentals over time, and not selling them.

He bought his first rental property over 40 years ago and as he had the money he would add to his portfolio. Doing this consistently over a long period of time allowed him to build up enough monthly rental income that he was able to retire from his day job.

On this episode we talk about how he did it, and he gives advice on how you can do it too.
Aug 25, 2020
This Landlord Has Some Huge Problems - Let's See If We Can Help Her (Ep 276)
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My guest has some major problems with her rental portfolio. She has multiple tenants not paying rent, and she has vacant properties that need repairs and she doesn't have the funds to make the repairs.

We talk about how she got in this situation, and we bring in another experienced landlord to offer some guidance on how she can turn things around.
Aug 18, 2020
Is It A Good Idea To Cash Out Your 401(K) To Buy Rentals? Meet The Guy Who's Happy He Did It - Heman Chand (Ep 275)
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Heman wanted to buy rentals, but he didn't have the cash to get started. On this episode, he talks about deciding to cash out his 401(K) and how he has turned that initial investment into a portfolio with millions of dollars in equity.

We compare what he would have made if he had kept his money in the stock market and what he has made off his rental properties.

We go over his numbers, his technique to get rent increases, and how he has had zero vacancy in his rental portfolio.
Aug 11, 2020
His Simple Formula To Make $1 Million From Rental Properties With Marcus Auerbach (Ep 274)
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Marcus shares his simple formula to make $1 million with rental properties. He talks about a common mistake that investors make when they are looking to buy rentals. He also shares the numbers on one of his recent rental purchases, and what he does to keep his maintenance and repair costs low.
Aug 04, 2020
From A Few Thousand Dollars To 7 Rentals That Pay All Her Living Expenses With Amanda Young (Ep 273)
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Amanda was a single mom when she bought her first rental. She didn't have a lot of money, but she had a dream to retire early with rental properties.

On this episode, we walk-thru how she built her rental portfolio without having a lot of money.

She shares the creative strategies that she has used to find and purchase rental properties.
Jul 28, 2020
Can You Really Make Money With Turnkey Rentals? With Joe DiSanto (Ep 272)
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Joe has invested in both local rentals, that he self-manages, and out of state turnkey rentals. The turnkey rentals were fully rehabbed, had a tenant in place, and property management was provided by the turnkey company.

On this episode, Joe shares his experience with buying turnkey rentals and shares how they have actually performed for him.

He also shares the minimum price to rent ratio an investor needs to be profitable with turnkey and the number for a self-managed property.
Jul 21, 2020
He Did A BRRRR On A Small Apartment Building (And Increased Cash Flow $11K/Month) With John Warren (Ep 271)
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John talks about how he found a run-down apartment building, fixed it up, and was able to raise rents over $10K a month.

After the project was done he was able to refinance and get all of his money back.

On this episode, we talk about exactly what he did, how he overcame a few challenges, and his numbers.
Jul 14, 2020
How She Retired Off Rental Income In Her 30's With Ann Belter (Ep 270)
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Ann and her husband made a plan to replace their job income with rental income. They slowly started buying rental properties and building their rental income.

Eventually, they built enough passive income to replace their job income, and today they don't have 9 - 5 jobs. They are able to spend time with their kids, travel, and do what they want to do with their time.

On this episode, we figure out how Ann did it.
Jul 07, 2020
How To Build Wealth With A 1031 Exchange With Brendan Lewis (Ep 269)
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Brendan explains the basics of a 1031 in an easy to understand way.

We talk about the deadlines investors need to be aware of, and several situations that investors may find themselves in.

Brendan explains how to do a 1031 with partners, what happens if you own a property in an LLC, and how you can take some money out during the 1031.

He also shares 2 ways investors can avoid paying capital gains tax.
Jun 30, 2020
How To Make Big Returns Renting Cheap Houses With Larry Myer (Ep 268)
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Larry talks about a recent property that he purchased for $500. We go over his rehab budget, and what the property rented for.

We also talk about the neighborhood that his properties are in. (hint: it's not a horrible neighborhood).

And how he screens and manages his tenants.

We also talk about how he screens and manages his tenants.
Jun 23, 2020
How This Couple Went From 0 - 6 Rentals With Darrell And Ana (Ep 267)
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Husband and wife team Darrell and Ana have been buying rentals for a few years. They have had a lot of good things happen with their rentals, but they have also had some challenges with tenants, major expenses, rehabs, and financing.

On this episode we take an honest look into their portfolio and talk about the good and the bad of owning rentals.
Jun 16, 2020
He Thinks He Made A Big Mistake Buying Rentals With Cash With Chris Haldeman (Ep 266)
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Chris thought he wanted to own a few properties free and clear. After he did it, he realized that he didn't want a few rentals. He wanted to own a portfolio of rental properties, and he wasn't going to be able to do it without using mortgages.

On this episode, we talk about why he changed his thinking and how using debt has made him a better investor and landlord.

We also talk about some of the challenges he has faced as a landlord, and how he overcame them.
Jun 09, 2020
How To Make More Money From Your Rentals (Ep 265)
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The biggest expense we have as landlords is when you have a turnover. Usually, something needs to be fixed or replaced. You may have some vacancy between tenants, and you may have to pay a commission to place a tenant.

My guest today has an incredibly profitable portfolio because her tenants don't leave. Her average tenant stays for 8 years.

That didn't happen by accident or because she had good luck. On this episode, we find out what she is doing to keep tenants for so long.
Jun 02, 2020
How He Built A Rental Snowball That Buys Him More Rentals With Edwin "Stick" Dissosway (Ep 264)
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On this episode of the podcast, Edwin describes how he bought properties and used the cash flow that those properties generated to buy more properties. The more properties he bought the bigger his cash flow became, and the more properties he could continue to buy.

We also talk about the hidden way that rentals helped him build wealth, and some of the things he has done to make his rentals more profitable.
May 26, 2020
The No Debt Rental Investing Plan With John (Ep 263)
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John shares how he built his rental portfolio without any debt. We talk about how he saved the money to buy his rentals with cash.

He also goes over the numbers for one of his recent rentals, and he talks about why he only buys properties in really good neighborhoods.
May 19, 2020
How They Make Double The Rent (With A 5 Year Lease) With Randy & Jana Hubbs (Ep 262)
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Randy and Jana share their unique strategy of leasing single-family houses to a charity that provides housing to special needs kids.

Randy and Jana are not responsible for any child care or any of the activities inside the home.

On this episode, they explain how the program works, the best type of properties to do this with, and what their experience has been like.
May 12, 2020
Don't Make These Mistakes With Your Rentals With Jens Nielsen (Ep 261)
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When Jens bought his first couple of rentals he made a few mistakes. He had a lot of trouble with the type of tenants he was attracting, and his repair expenses were a lot higher than he thought they should be.

Pretty quickly, he figured out what he was doing wrong and he made some adjustments to his investing criteria.

On this episode, we figure out what he did wrong, what he learned, and how that experience has made him a better investor today.
May 05, 2020
How He Went From Broke To $20,000 In Monthly Rental Income With John Soforic (Ep 260)
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John shares how he figured out the math behind building a rental portfolio that generates him $20,000 a month in profit.

We talk about how he built his portfolio without taking a lot of risk, and why he likes buying properties that don't require a lot of rehab work.
Apr 28, 2020
Bonus: The Ugly Truth About Mortgage Forbearance
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If you are in a tight spot financially, or you think you may be in the future, a mortgage forbearance might sound like the perfect solution.
You take a break from your mortgage payments and you can catch up in the future when things are better.
This sounds great, but there is a BIG downside to taking a forbearance.
On this bonus episode, we talk about what will really happen, if you take a mortgage forbearance.
Apr 25, 2020
Will Jobless Tenants Pay Rent? Four Landlords Share Their Experience (Ep 259)
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What happens when good tenants get laid off? If they lose their job will they still pay rent? On this episode, we talk to four landlords to hear their experience with collecting rent during COVID-19.

We talk about how many of their tenants paid rent, and some of the strategies that they are using to help their tenants get the money to pay them.
Apr 21, 2020
How He Replaced His Job Income With A Small Rental Portfolio With Chris Cucchiara (Ep 258)
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We first met Chris, on this podcast, two years ago. On episode 148, Chris talked about how he was working full-time, and slowly building his rental portfolio on the side.

On this episode, we follow-up with Chris, and find out that he has been able to leave his job, and today he and his wife live off their rental income.

We talk about how he was able to increase his real estate income and lower his expenses.
Apr 14, 2020
How He Bought 11 Rentals Without Having A High Paying Job With Andy Samuelson (Ep 257)
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Andy is a teacher and doesn't make a lot of money. But, he has managed to buy 11 rentals over the last few years. On this episode, we talk about the different strategies that he has used to buy his properties, and how he manages his rentals with his full-time job.

We also talk about the unique way that he screens his tenants, and how he has been able to squeeze a little extra monthly cash flow out of his rentals.
Apr 07, 2020
Bonus: How Changes To The Mortgage Market May Benefit Investors
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COVID-19 continues to change the mortgage market. On this bonus episode, Caeli Ridge talks about how mortgage lending programs have changed in the last few weeks, and how some of these changes may benefit investors.

We also talk about changes to the way that appraisals are being done today.

As well as how banks are working with rental property investors, if they have a tenant that can't pay rent due to a job loss or illness.
Apr 02, 2020
His Rental Income Pays All His Living Expenses And He Saves 100% Of His Job Income With Matt Lenza (Ep 256)
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Matt talks about how he was able to reduce his living expenses by house hacking. Doing this enabled him to save money that he used to buy really cheap properties (in good neighborhoods. Today the cash flow from those properties is enough to cover all of his living expenses.

He still works full-time, but he is able to save 100% of that money, to continue to build his wealth and buy more rentals.
Mar 31, 2020
He Survived (And Profited) During The Last 2 Recessions - Here's What He's Doing Now With Jason Pero (Ep 255)
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Jason bought rentals, and made a lot of money, during the last two recessions. On this episode, compare how he felt after 9/11 and 2008 vs today and if he would buy rentals in this market.

Jason has also recently made a lot of changes to the way he manages his rental properties due to the Coronavirus. We talk about what he's doing differently with showings, managing tenants, and working with late payments.
Mar 24, 2020
How Coronavirus Is Changing Things For Landlords With Fleming Schutrumpf (Ep 254)
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Fleming shares how Coronavirus has affected him and his rentals so far. We also share tips on how to communicate with tenants during this crisis, and how landlords can protect their investment.
Mar 17, 2020
Analyzing His First Rental Property With Tucker Cummings (Ep 253)
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Tucker just closed on first rental. On this episode, we talk about how he educated himself on rentals, how he made connections with local a local Realtor and Property Manager.

We also talk about how he researched different neighborhoods to find the best area to invest in.

We review his numbers and talk about how much he is making monthly on his first deal.
Mar 10, 2020
Bonus: How Coronavirus Is Affecting Mortgage Rates With Caeli Ridge
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We talk about how the Coronavirus and the emergency rate cut have affected the mortgage market.

We look at the current rates and talk about when it might make sense to refi a rental.
Mar 05, 2020
The Formula For Buying The Perfect Rental With Pam Brantley (Ep 252)
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Pam has been investing in rental properties for 40 years, and also owns a property management company that manages over 1,000 rentals for other investors.

Through that experience, she has figured out exactly what makes a profitable and low-hassle rental property. In this episode, she shares exactly what she's looking for when she buys a rental property.

We also talk about some of the big mistakes that she sees investors make.
Mar 03, 2020
The Pros And Cons Of Section 8 Rentals With Rich Hudec (Ep 251)
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Section 8 and other rental subsidy programs can be a great way for landlords to receive guaranteed rent payments every month.

But, there are some potential negative things to be aware of.

On this episode, Rich Hudec, and investor who owns Section 8 properties, shares the good and bad of Section 8.
Feb 25, 2020
He Bought Really Cheap Rentals In A Bad Area - Here's What Happened Next With Chase Keller (Ep 250)
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Chase wanted to start buying rentals, but he didn't have much money. The only rentals he could afford were really cheap rentals in a bad neighborhood.

The returns looked great on paper, but a lot of investors have trouble getting this type of property to preform because they tend to have more tenant turnover and higher maintenance costs.

On this episode, we find out how Chase's investment worked out, what he learned.
Feb 18, 2020
How He Easily Manages Rentals With A Full-Time Job, And A Family (Ep 249)
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Chris has a full-time job, a wife, young kids, but he has somehow found time to buy a portfolio of cash-flowing rental properties.

On this episode, we talk about how he built his portfolio, how he financed his rentals, and how he has automated the management of his rentals.
Feb 11, 2020
He Got Laid Off And Replaced His Income With A Small Rental Portfolio (Ep 248)
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Jim has always been interested in buying rentals, but he never had the time to do it.

After getting laid off in his 50's he needed to figure out how he was going to support his family. He decided it was time to start buying rentals.

Jim didn't need a build a huge rental portfolio. He bought a few properties over a few years, and today he lives off his rental income.

On this episode, he tells us how he did it, and the numbers behind his portfolio.
Feb 04, 2020
The Dave Ramsey Debt-Free Investing Plan With Brad Spencer (Ep 247)
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Brad had a ton of consumer debt. He followed Dave Ramsey's baby steps to pay everything off. Once he was debt-free, he decided that he was never going to borrow any money ever again.

On this episode, Brad talks about how he only will invest in a rental if he has the cash to buy it outright

We talk about why he thinks investing without debt is the best way to go, how he saved the cash, and how he has been using the cash that his rentals generate to buy more rentals.
Jan 28, 2020
Rental Investing In A High Cost Area With Michael Pinter (Ep 246)
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Michael lives in a high cost and high tax area. This makes it very difficult to invest in rentals - but not impossible.

In this episode, Michael talks about some of the challenges he has faced with investing and how he has been able to make things work.

He also shares the type of properties that make the most sense in his area, and the challenges he has faced as he has rehabbed properties and managing his tenants.
Jan 21, 2020
Why He's Been Selling His Rentals With Isaac Barrow (Ep 245)
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Isaac had a plan to buy rentals in neighborhoods that were close to hot neighborhoods that have seen a lot of appreciation.

After a few years of buying rentals, his bet paid off and his properties have appreciated. He decided that now was a good time to sell half of his rental portfolio.

On this episode, we talk about how he decided it was time to sell, how he sold, and look at the numbers of one of his recent sales.
Jan 14, 2020
He Refused To Give Up When Owning Real Estate Got Tough With Chris Hake (Ep 244)
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Chris had no money and no credit when he started buying rentals. He formed a partnership to buy rentals and he created a lot of equity with his partners. At some point, his partners wanted to cash out an sell the portfolio.

Chris walked away with a pretty big check, but made a bad investment and lost everything.

We talk about what Chris learned and how he was able to build a better portfolio when he had to start over from scratch.
Jan 07, 2020
Best Landlord Interviews Of 2019 (Ep 243)
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On this episode we look back at some of the best landlord tips and advice from 2019.

We talk about:

How To Easily Self-Manage Rentals

2 Ways To Save For A Down Payment

A Smart Way To Rehab Rentals

How To Find High-Quality Tenants

Why Your Numbers Don't Have To Be 100% Exact

How To Pay Off Mortgages Quickly
Dec 31, 2019
Securing Her Future With 5 Rentals (Ep 242)
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Monie had a ton of debt, got divorced, and lost her job all at the same time. As soon as she got back on her feet, she decided that she was never going to rely on only one source of income again. She decided to buy rentals to have an additional source of income. On this episode, we talk about how she did it.
Dec 24, 2019
Buying Rentals For Cash Flow & Appreciation With Jared Smith (Ep 241)
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Jared is building a diversified rental portfolio. He has some rentals in a growing area where properties are appreciating at a pretty good rate.

He also owns out-of-state properties in an area that isn't appreciating as quickly but produces great cash flow.

When you put everything together, you get a diversified portfolio that is appreciating and producing monthly cash flow.
Dec 17, 2019
His Plan To Own 15 Rentals Free And Clear With Chris Egan (Ep 240)
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Chris shares his strategy to own 15 properties free and clear. We talk about how he's paying them off, and why he wants to pay them off quickly vs owning them with mortgages.

Chris also shares how he bought his first property with no money, and his second with a small down payment.

We also talk about mistakes he's made with tenant screening, and why he likes regular rentals better than Airbnb.
Dec 10, 2019
His System To Buy & Manage Rentals From Out Of Town With Eric Judge (Ep 239)
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Eric has bought multiple rentals in other parts of the country, without seeing them in person. On this episode, we talk about how he researched good areas to invest in, found the best neighborhoods, and found properties to invest in.

We also talk about how he manages the rentals without physically being in the same city.
Dec 03, 2019
Her Easy And Low-Risk Plan To Buy Rentals With Corey Milner (Ep 238)
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Corey shares her slow and steady plan to buy rentals on this episode.

She talks about how she has bought houses to live in, and as she outgrew the houses she would rent them out, and buy a new house to live in.

We also talk about her numbers, the mistakes that she has made along the way, and how she has paid off a mortgage with just a little bit of discipline.
Nov 26, 2019
How To "Bulletproof" Your Rental Income With Leon McCray (Ep 237)
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Leon read a lot of books and followed the advice of a lot of the big real estate gurus. Their advice worked until the market crashed in 2008. After the market crash, he lost several properties and ended up declaring bankruptcy.

The good thing that came out of that experience is that he learned how to protect his portfolio and his rental income from the next recession. On this episode, we talk about how Leon has built a bulletproof rental portfolio.
Nov 19, 2019
Bonus: How To Get Approved For An Investment Loan With Caeli Ridge
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Caeli shares details on the lending options to buy a rental property, and what you need to do to qualify for a loan.

For more information, contact Caeli:

ridgelendinggroup.com
855-74-RIDGE (855-747-4343)
info@ridgelendinggroup.com
Nov 14, 2019
This Couple Did 2 House Hacks, Now The Wife Doesn't Need To Work With Grayson & Danielle Gist (Ep 236)
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Grayson and Danielle are able to live for free because the rent from the three tenants in their 4-plex more than covers the mortgage.

They also own another 4-plex and a single-family home that generates enough income that Danielle was able to leave her job.


On this episode, we talk about the creative way that they found their properties, how they financed them, and how they generated some quick cash for a down payment.
Nov 12, 2019
Buying Rentals With No Money Using The BRRRR Strategy With Darren Hoefgen (Ep 235)
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Darren shares exactly how he has built his portfolio using the BRRRR strategy. He shares the steps that he took to line up the financing to build his portfolio

He also tells us the two things that you want to make sure you spend money on when you are fixing up a property, and he does not spend money on.

We talk about what he is looking for in a potential deal, and how he finds them.
Nov 05, 2019
How Rentals Gave Her The Freedom To Not Have A Full-TIme Job With Jennifer McQuerrey (Ep 234)
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Jennifer was staying at home with her daughter and didn't want to go back to work. She figured out that if she could buy rental properties that generated passive income, she could earn enough money without having to work full-time.

On this episode, we talk about how she has automated her business to the point where it doesn't require too much of her time.
Oct 29, 2019
His Secrets To Getting Great Tenants That Pay Higher Rent With Kevin Cross (Ep 233)
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Kevin shares some inexpensive things that he does with his rentals to get higer rent. He also shares what he did to tenant proof his rentals to reduce his maintenance and turnover costs, and some of the ways that he has outsourced the management of his rentals without hiring a property manager.
Oct 22, 2019
9 Tips To Make More Money From Your Rentals With Mike Connolly (Ep 232)
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There are lots of little things that investors can do to make their rental properties more profitable. Mike is an investor and a property manager, and on this episode he shares several tips to make your rentals more profitable.
Oct 15, 2019
From Broke To Living Off Rental Income (In An Expensive Area) With Rennie Gabriel (Ep 231)
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Rennie was broke and had no retirement plan at 50. He found a partner and started buying rentals with the hope of generating some money so that he could retire someday. His plan worked and today he is lives off his rental income. On this episode we talk about how he did it.
Oct 08, 2019
Lessons Learned From 40 Years As A Rental Property Investor With Randy Hubbs (Ep 230)
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On this episode we talk about the types of properties Randy has found make the best rentals, and what he is currently looking to buy.

In all the years Randy has been investing, and after renting to thousands of tenants, he's never had to evict a tenant. We talk about his secret to only having good tenants.

We also talk about how he screened and how he manages his property managers.

He also offers advice on how you can survive and grow during the next recession.
Oct 01, 2019
He Figured Out How To Make Renting Condos Profitable With Steve Goldberg (Ep 229)
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It can be tough to make money renting condos because the condo fees usually eat away the profit. But, my guest today has figured out how to make money renting condos. He has built his porfolio only buying condos. On this episode he shares how he profits $7,000 a year on average on each condo he rents out.
Sep 24, 2019
He Made These Simple Changes When Buying Rentals And Became Millionaire With Rob Chevez (Ep 228)
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Rob owns some rentals that on paper should have made him a really good return. But, they haven't performed as he had hoped. He's just broken even on them.

He has another group of rentals that shold have made an average return on paper, but they have ended up made him a millionaire.

On this episode, we talk about what went wrong with the first portfolio, and why things work out so great on the second portfolio.
Sep 17, 2019
How He Easily Manages His Rentals While Working Full-Time With Brad Spencer (Ep 227)
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Brad talks about his strategy of buying rentals, keeping them for 5 years, and then selling them for a profit. We also go over his system that makes it really easy for him to manage his rentals while working full-time.
Sep 10, 2019
From $0 - $2,300/month in Rental Income In One Year With Marlon Alexander (Ep 226)
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Marlon shares how he got started investing a year ago, and now makes about $2,300 a month in rental income. We talk about how saved the money to get started. We also talk about how he manages his rentals, while working a full-time job.
Sep 03, 2019
How To Buy Rentals Below Market Value With Kayla Huiras (Ep 225)
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Kayla shares where she looks for off-market deals, how she markets to them, and what she says to them to convince them to see their property to her. She also shares how she is able to finance properties at 0% interest.
Aug 27, 2019
How He Buys Rentals With Cash With Steve Lovett (Ep 224)
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Steve shares his get rich slow plan that enabled him to quit his corporate job and live off rental income. We talk about how he got started, and how he slowly built his rental portfolio by buying rental properties with cash. We talk about how he is generating big chunks of cash that enable him to continue to buy more rental properties.
Aug 20, 2019
How An Average Guy Replaced His Job Income With Rental Income With Mike Grams (Ep 223)
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Mike didn't know a lot about rentals or even have a clear plan on how he would one day be able to quit his job and live on his rental income. On this episode, we talk about how he figured out how to buy rentals with no money and eventually build a rental portfolio of over 70 rentals.
Aug 13, 2019
The Dangers Of Buying A Turn Key Rental (Ep 221)
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Our guest tells her nightmare story of buying a property from a turn key company. The company promised that she was buying a newly rehabbed property with a tenant in place. In reality, the property was not rehabbed and there was no tenant.

On this episode, we talk about what happened, and how you can avoid making the same mistakes.
Jul 30, 2019
He Kept Moving And Turning Up His Old Houses Into Rentals Nathan Miller (Ep 220)
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Nathan talks about how he got started buying real estate to live in with a low down payment.

After a few years, he bought a new house and turned his old house into a rental. He did this a few times.

After the real estate market crashed in 2008, he saw a lot of opportunities and started buying properties as rentals.
Jul 23, 2019
How A New Investor Got Started With Rentals With Kamren Stowers (Ep 219)
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Kamren shares how he bought a lot without a plan on how he was going to make money with it. A few months later bought a mobile home and started rented it out. Things worked out, and he did 2 more transactions in the last year. On this episode, we talk about how he's financing his purchases, how much he makes off each rental, and figure out if there is a downside of investing in mobile homes.
Jul 16, 2019
You Don't Need A Huge Rental Portfolio For Financial Independence With Rich Hudec (Ep 218)
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Rich talks about how bought too many rentals when he got started in real estate. His rentals were costing him more than he expected. He had too many repairs, and issues with tenants not paying. He figured out that half his rentals were causing the majority of his problems. He decided to sell off half of his portfolio. Today he has a much smaller portfolio that is easier to manage and way more profitable. Today, his smaller portfolio generates enough cash flow to support him and his family.
Jul 09, 2019
Buying College Rentals With A Partner With CJ Moss (Ep 217)
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CJ talks about how he got started buying college rentals with a partner. We talk about how his partnership is set up, and the roles of each partner. We go over the numbers for his deals and figure out if college rentals are more profitable than renting to traditional tenants. We also talk about the challenges with the management of students, and some of the lessons that he has learned.
Jul 02, 2019
From A Waiter To Owning 60 Rentals Free And Clear With Mike McCann (Ep 216)
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Mike shares his incredible journey from waiting tables and knowing nothing about real estate to owning 60 properties without mortgages.

He tells us how he was able to pay off all his rentals in shorter than 30 years, and his secret to managing his portfolio with very little effort.
Jun 25, 2019
How They Plan To Retire Off Rental Income (Ep 215)
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I talk to two different guests, from two different parts of the country, that are saving for retirement by buying rental properties. We talk about what they are looking for in an investment, and how they are financing the properties. We also talk about their strategies to eventually support themselves with rental income.
Jun 18, 2019
A New Creative Way To Finance Rentals With Caeli Ridge (Ep 214)
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Caeli shares a new creative financing loan program that she has to finance rental properties. We talk about how this program can save investors thousands of dollars in interest, and how investors can use this loan to help them buy more properties.
Jun 11, 2019
His Career Was Cut Short. How He Lives Off Rental Income With Josh Caldwell (Ep 213)
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Peter had a bad accident that cut his career short. He had to figure out another way to generate an income to support his family. He figured out that if he could buy enough rentals, he could cover all of his monthly expenses. On this episode, we talk about exactly how he did it.
Jun 04, 2019
This Landlord Makes Twice The Money Renting By The Room With Ryan Deasy (Ep 212)
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Ryan talks about how he makes 2X the rent by renting his properties by the room. We also talk about how he self-manages his rentals from over 1,000 miles away. We talk about how he shows properties when he can't personally be there, how he deals with repairs, how he matches tenants to make sure that everyone in his rentals will get along.
May 28, 2019
How Buying 2 Rentals Changed His Life Forever With Peter Stewart (Ep 211)
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Peter talks about how buying two rental properties changed the trajectory of his life. He talks about how the equity in those properties helped him buy his personal house, plus helped him fund additional rental purchases.
May 21, 2019
How This Couple Made $1 Million From Their Rentals With Tim & Crystal Shiner (Ep 210)
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Tim and Crystal buy high-end luxury homes. On paper, these properties may not look like they are going to be profitable. But, they have turned out to be great investments. On this episode, Tim and Crystal share their experience with high-end rentals and how they made $1 million in 2017 alone.
May 14, 2019
His Simple, Old School Way To Buy Rentals With Alex Daredia (Ep 209)
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Alex talks about how he is finding rentals the same way that people have been buying rentals for hundreds of years. He isn't doing anything fancy, or risky. His strategy is really simple, and a strategy that a lot of people can easily follow, to build their own rental portfolio.
May 07, 2019
The Secret To Buying Rentals With A Partner (Ep 208)
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We talk to two different investors to figure out how to have a successful rental property partnership. First, we talk to a husband and wife team that tried buying rentals with a partner. Things didn't work out and they ended up having to end the partnership. Next, we talk to an investor that has successfully purchased rentals with a partner. We figure out what he did differently in his partnership to make it successful.
Apr 30, 2019
He's Taking Grant Cardone's Advice - Buying Rentals, And Renting Himself With Steve Torti (Ep 207)
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Steve bought a 3 Unit building that he rents, while he lives in a rental himself. On this episode, we talk about why he does this, how he gets guaranteed rent from one unit, that covers the mortgage, and how he manages the property while working full-time.
Apr 23, 2019
Why Your Rental Must Cash Flow (A Lesson From The Last Crash) With Caeli Ridge (Ep 206)
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Caeli shares how she started investing in properties that lost a little money every month - but had a huge potential to appreciate in value. The properties did appreciate and she was making good money, until the real estate market crashed in '08/'09. After the crash, she lost a lot of properties and learned how important it was to make sure every rental cash flows. On this episode, we talk about how she survived the market downturn and what she is doing differently with her rentals today.
Apr 16, 2019
His Early Retirement Plan Makes Him $100k A Year With Anton Ivanov (Ep 205)
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Anton is working on a plan to retire early with real estate. He has a full-time job and also generates $100K a year passively from his rentals. On this episode, we talk about how he got to where he is today, where he is headed, and talk about the numbers on one of his recent deals.
Apr 09, 2019
Does It Make Sense To Buy A Rental In Your IRA? Two Landlords Debate (Ep 204)
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We talk to two landlords to get their take on if it makes sense to buy a rental property in a retirement account. First, we talk to Cory Binsfield about why he thinks it's a bad idea. He talks about what he sees as the disadvantages of buying a rental in an IRA. Next, we talk to Joe Facenda about why he thinks it's a great idea. Joe has bought 5 properties in his IRA, and it has worked out great. On this episode, we put the info out there, to help you decide what's right for you.
Apr 02, 2019
How He Got Started In Rentals With No Money Or Credit With Nick Beveridge (Ep 203)
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Nick wanted to invest in rentals, but he didn't have any money, credit, or real estate knowledge. He figured things out and bought his first property. Unfortunately, things didn't work out with that first property and Nick lost money. He stuck with it and kept learning. Eventually, he found the money and built the credit. Today he owns several cash flowing rentals. On this episode, we find out how he did it.
Mar 26, 2019
This Landlord Retired In His 30's With A Simple Strategy With Jason Pero (Ep 201)
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Jason shares how he built his rental portfolio the old fashioned way by saving for down payments. He slowly bought properties as he had enough for down payments. Eventually, he had enough rental income to replace his W2 income.
Mar 12, 2019
Why We Sold 2 Rentals With Dan & Suzanne Lane (Ep 200)
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On this episode, we talk about why we recently sold two rental houses. We also talk about how we have been finding other properties to add to our portfolio and talk about a few of the rentals that we have recently purchased.
Mar 05, 2019
His Rental Income Covers 50% Of His Monthly Living Expenses With Marc Santos (Ep 199)
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Marc shares how he started building his rental portfolio after reading Rich Dad, Poor Dad. He was buying a new property about every 10 months and realized that it was going to take him forever to get where he wanted to go. He eventually left his job to work full-time as a Realtor, and today his rental portfolio could support about 50% of his monthly expenses. On this episode, we talk about managing his portfolio, how he find deals, and how he started working with partners.
Feb 26, 2019
He Makes $6K A Month Profit With Only 2 Rentals With Brandon Corkins (Ep 198)
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Brandon shares how he was able to leave his job after buying 2 single family houses. We talk about why he decided to rent out the houses by the room vs renting the house to one tenant. We also talk about how he financed the rentals, how long it takes to manage them, and how he budgets for repairs and capex.
Feb 19, 2019
How Many Rentals Do You Really Need For Financial Independence? With Cory Binsfield (Ep 196)
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A listener recently sent me an email saying that he reached financial freedom with 10 rentals. He wanted to know why people build really large portfolios when they probably don't really need to. On this episode, we talk to a landlord that has over 100 rentals to ask him why he built such a large portfolio.
Feb 05, 2019
How He Got A FREE Rental Property With Rich Levine (Ep 194)
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We talk to Rich about a recent deal that he worked out where he ended up getting a rental property for free. Rich has very little turnover with his portfolio. We talk about what he is doing to get his tenants to stay for long periods of time. Rich also talks about a few recent deals he has done that don't meet the 1% rule, but are still profitable.
Jan 22, 2019
Her Simple Strategy To Save For Down Payments With Jo Gerrior (Ep 193)
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Jo shares how she got started in real estate by doing live-in flips and keeping houses to rent when she moved. Recently she has bought two properties using 20% down payments. Saving the money for down payments can be a challenge for a lot of people. On this episode, we talk about her simple strategy for saving for down payments. We also talk about how much she sets aside for repairs on her rentals.
Jan 15, 2019
Turning A Single-Family Rental Into A Hostel With Alina Gavrila and Joe Do (Ep 192)
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Alina and Joe tell their story of renting out beds on a short-term basis to travelers. They have 30 beds available between two single-family houses. They even trade out the management to longer-term travelers that they let stay for free in exchange for managing the rentals.
Jan 08, 2019
3 Tools He Uses To Automate His Property Management With Jeff Copeland (Ep 191)
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Jeff shares how he got started owning rental properties, and 3 tools that he uses to make the management of his rentals easy.
Dec 11, 2018
Renting Rooms To College Students With Tiffany Alexy (Ep 190)
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Tiffany bought her first property when she was still in college and rented out rooms to other students. After she graduated she bought a few more properties and has continued to rent the properties out by the room. On this episode, Tiffany shares her experience owning college rentals, and tips to manage the tenants.
Dec 04, 2018
Hiring A Property Manager Vs Self-Managing Rentals With Matt Faircloth (Ep 189)
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Matt shares how he started out investing with a house hack. As he started buying more rentals he self-managed. Eventually, he needed help and instead of hiring a property manager, he hired part-time people to help him. Recently, he turned over the day to day management of his rentals over to a property manager. This episode is an interesting look into what Matt was thinking as he grew his portfolio.
Nov 27, 2018
He Bought His First Rental By Applying What He Learned On This Podcast With Brian Heron (Ep 188)
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Brian read books and thought about buying rentals for 15 years. He was a follower of Dave Ramsey and thought that he needed to save a large sum of money to buy a rental. After he listened to the Rental Income Podcast, he heard a previous episode, where a guest bought a rental with a small down payment. After hearing that episode he thought that might be a better way to get started. On this episode, we talk about exactly what he did.
Nov 20, 2018
How This Couple Went From 0 To 11 Rentals With Will And Veronica Pritchett (Ep 187)
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Will and Veronica share how they started buying rentals knowing nothing about how to do it. Over the last few years, they have figured it out, and have managed to buy 11 rentals. On this episode, we talk about how they did it, and how they have set up systems to make the management of the rentals easy.
Nov 13, 2018
From House Hacking To $200K In Rental Income While Working Full-Time With Joel Towner (Ep 185)
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Joel talks about how he started by house hacking 5 times and eventually built a rental portfolio that produces $200K in rental income. We talk about how he had to manage his portfolio differently as his portfolio grew. We also talk about the online tools that he uses to manage his portfolio.
Oct 30, 2018
He Went From $0 To 6 Figures In Rental Income In 4 Years With Luis Quintanilla {Ep 184)
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Luis shares how he started with nothing and built a portfolio that pays him 6 figures a year. We talk about how he invests in a different town that he lives in. We also talk about how he finds deals, manages rehabs and manages his rentals.
Oct 23, 2018
He's Half Robert Kiyosaki And Half Dave Ramsey With Andrew Fidler (Ep 183)
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Andrew talks about how he uses debt to buy rentals, but he's not comfortable having a lot of debt. He talks about his strategy to get his rentals paid off quickly. We also talk about how he was able to leave his job because of his rental income. Andrew talks about why he loves Section 8 rentals.
Oct 16, 2018
Why He Sold All Of His Rentals With Brian Dinkel (Ep 182)
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Brian became a landlord because of a flip that went bad. He made some mistakes as a new landlord at first, but he figured things out and saw the value in owning rentals. Over the next few years, he ended up buying more properties. One day something changed and he sold his entire portfolio. On this episode, we talk about why he bought and why he sold, as well as what he learned during his time as an investor.
Oct 09, 2018
Building A Rental Portfolio Without Mortgages With John (Ep 181)
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John talks about how he wanted to invest in real estate but he didn't like the idea of taking out mortgages. He had saved money over the years and has paid cash for his entire portfolio. Today his rentals take a few hours a month to manage and they generate $60,000 a year after all expenses.
Oct 02, 2018
He Survived An Eviction & His Tenants Flooding His Rental with Justin Fraser (Ep 180)
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Justin talks about how did all the right things with buying his rentals but had a few bad things happen to him in his first two years. He had to evict his first tenant and his second tenant flooded his property. On this episode, we talk about what happened, and what he learned.
Sep 25, 2018
He Moved To A New City To Buy Rentals With Pete Barrow (Ep 179)
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Pete had always thought about buying rental properties, but real estate prices were too expensive where he lived. A few years ago his sons moved to Indianapolis. He went to visit and saw the potential that he could buy properties pretty inexpensively and rent them out for a profit. On this episode, we talk about how he did it, what he's looking for in a rental, the numbers he's looking for in a rental, and how things have worked out over the last few years.
Sep 18, 2018
A Newer Landlord Getting Off To A Great Start With Ben Mizes (Ep 178)
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Ben shares his story of how he has gotten off to a great start building his rental portfolio. He shares how he got started living for free with a house hack, and what he learned from getting ripped off by contractors on his second deal.


5 Steps To Buy Your First Rental:
http://www.landlordgift.com
Sep 11, 2018
How He Built A Large Portfolio In Just 3 Years (While Working FT) With Ian Reeves (EP 177)
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Ian talks about how he built a large portfolio in just 3 years. It hasn't been all smooth sailing. We talk about the challenges he has faced, and how he survived.

5 Steps To Buy Your First Rental
http://www.landlordgift.com
Sep 04, 2018
He Got Laid Off And Realized It's Dangerous Having Only One Source Of Income With Andrew Petroline (Ep 176)
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Andrew researched and thought about buying rentals for 12 years. After getting laid off from his job he realized that only having one source of income was dangerous, and decided that he was finally ready to pull the trigger and buy a 6 unit apartment building. On this episode we talk about how he found the property, how he financed it, and how he has dealt with some challenges that he has faced in the last year of owning the property.

5 Steps To Buy Your First Rental:

http://www.landlordgift.com
Aug 28, 2018
Buying Rentals Without Banks & His Tenant Stopped Paying Rent With Cristhian Huamani (Ep 175)
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We talk about how Cristhian wasn't able to get approved for mortgages when he first started investing in rentals, and how he was able to get the sellers to finance his purchases. We talk about who is a good candidate for seller financing, and talk about the details of his first deal. We also talk about Cristhian's criteria when he is selecting a tenant, and go over the details of a recent tenant that stopped paying after 6 months.


5 Steps To Buy Your First Rental:

http://www.landlordgift.com
Aug 21, 2018
How A House Hack Snowballed Into Tons Of Cash Flow And Equity With Theo Jones (Ep 174)
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Theo tells his story of how an ad for a real estate seminar sparked his interest in rentals. That seminar led to him buying a house hack. By not having to pay rent, Theo was able to save money and that money enabled him to buy more rentals.

Free Ebook: 5 Steps To Buy Your First Rental:
http://rentalincomepodcast.com/5steps
Aug 14, 2018
He Might Lose His Pension, So He Created His Own With Rentals With Ian Horowitz (Ep 173)
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Ian is a fireman and a few years ago the city that he works for was talking about getting rid of their pension plan. Ian took matters into his own hands to secure his future and started buying rentals that could be his own personal pension plan. On this episode we talk about how he works full-time and self manages a large rental portfolio. Why he makes his rentals nicer than the competing rentals in his neighborhoods, and what he takes out of his properties.
Aug 07, 2018
The Worst Case Scenario Happened To His Rentals, And He Survived With Jason Downing (Ep 172)
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Jason bought 7 rentals over the last 18 months. He did everything right with purchasing the properties, but he had a ton of repair issues happen in a short period of time. On this episode we talk about what happened and how he dealt with the issues.
Jul 31, 2018
He Bought Rentals To Pay His Student Loans With Mike O'Dell (Ep 171)
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Mike tells his story of how he graduated with $200,000 in student loans. He couldn't afford the monthly payments, so he bought rentals that produce monthly cash flow that he uses to pay his payments.
Jul 24, 2018
Building A Rental Portfolio With Creative Financing With Austin Miller (Ep 170)
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Austin started building his rental portfolio shortly after graduating from college. He didn't have a lot of cash for down payments, so he got creative and figured out how to use other people's money to build his portfolio. On this episode Austin talks about some of the strategies he has used.
Jul 17, 2018
He Retired Off Rental Income With Cory Fawcett (Ep 169)
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Corey tells his story of how he started his career with $500,000 in debt. He started buying rentals while working full-time, and over time built up enough passive income to retire.
Jul 10, 2018
He Made A Few Mistakes And Lost Thousands Of Dollars With HIs Rental With Jason Bangerter (Ep 168)
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Jason tells his story of how he got stuck with a house that he was trying to flip. He decided to rent it out on VRBO. Things were going good, until he found out the city he was in didn't allow short term rentals, and shut him down. He then turned it into a regular rentals and made several key mistakes that ended up costing him thousands of dollars. We talk about the mistakes he made, and what he would do differently if he was in that situation again.
Jul 03, 2018
The Big Mistake Landlords Make When They Self-Manage With Rick Sein (Ep 167)
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Rick owns a property management company and also personally owns 19 rentals. On this episode we talk about what Rick has learned from managing his rentals as well as working with other rental owners.
Jun 28, 2018
How He Found Profitable Rentals Living In An Expensive Market with Chris Ressa (Ep 166)
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Chris lives in an expensive market and wanted to buy cash flowing markets. The numbers didn't work on any of the properties near his home, so he started looking at other markets an hour or two from where he lives. On this episode, we talk about how he found and financed his properties, how he self-manages them while working a full-time job, and about how he has dealt with tenant issues.
Jun 26, 2018
How A New Investor Got His First Deal With Jerry Ellis (Ep 165)
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Jerry just closed on his first deal and on this episode we walk through exactly how he got started. We talk how he researched getting started, how he found his first deal, what he needed to do to get it ready, and how he found his first tenants.
Jun 21, 2018
How He Bought 7 Properties In His First Year (With Just A Little Money) With Will Mitchell (Ep 164)
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Will talks about how he has been buying properties with just a little money out of his pocket, fixing them up, and then doing a refinance into a commercial loan. We talk about a mistake he made early on that cost him $7,000. We also talk about how he built a relationship with a bank that will allow him to continue to build his portfolio.
Jun 19, 2018
The "Great Deal" She Found Was A Former Meth House With Margaret (Ep 163)
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My guest found an incredible deal on a rental. It was a great price, and it great shape. But, Margaret did some research and found out that the house was a former meth house and wasn't safe for anyone to live in. On this episode, we talk about how she figured out the history of the house, what she needs to do to make the house safe, and how you can avoid buying a meth house.
Jun 14, 2018
His Tenants Sued Him, But He Still Loves Rentals With Jaspreet Singh (Ep 162)
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My guest today has had some really bad things happen to him while owning rentals. He's been talking advantage of by tenants, sued by his first tenants, and ripped off by contractors. Even with all the bad things that have happened to him, he still loves owning rentals and thinks they are a great investment. On this episode we talk about how he dealt with issues and has gone on to build a great rental portfolio.
Jun 12, 2018
How They Remotely Manage Rentals In Canada While Living In The US With Cliff And Minna (Ep 160)
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My guests today weren't happy with the service and the cost of their property manager. They decided to fire their property manager and put systems and a team in place, so they can manage their properties remotely from another country. Doing this saves them $5,000 a month.
Jun 05, 2018
Bonus: What You Need To Know About Landlord Insurance With Shawn Woedl
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We talk about the different types of policies landlords need to protect themselves, different coverages landlords should consider adding, and why landlords should require tenants to have renters insurance.
May 31, 2018
He Made One Huge Change To Survive And Profit From The Great Recession With Forrest Odendhal (Ep 159)
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Forrest started buying rentals in the early 2000's, when Great Recession started he knew that the market was going to change. He quickly adjusted and made a huge change that helped him survive and profit from the recession.
May 29, 2018
Rentals From The Tenants Point Of View - An Interview With Two Tenants (Ep 158)
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I talk to 2 different tenants about what it's like to be a renter. The first tenant is in a C- or D class neighborhood, and the second is in a B class neighborhood. We talk about how they found the properties, what the screening is like, and how the manager has dealt with any issues they have had.
May 22, 2018
Bonus: How To Finance Rentals With lender Caeli Ridge
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We talk about how to get qualified for a rental, how to get the financing to build a portfolio, and we talk about a case study of an investor that started with no rentals and how they were able to build a large rental portfolio in just 2 years
May 17, 2018
Bonus: How To Use A Judgement To Collect From A Tenant With Attorney Jules Haas
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We talk about what you need to get a judgement, if you can garnish wages, other ways to collect, and when it may not be worth it.
May 03, 2018
How He Bounced Back Into Rentals After Foreclosure With Mike Grams (Ep 154)
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Mike tells his story of how he lost several houses to foreclosure during the last market crash. We talk about what he learned, and how he has changed his buying criteria to avoid this from happening again in the future.

Mike has since built a large portfolio and today he supports his family off the rental income his rentals generate.
Apr 24, 2018
A New Investor Just Closed On His First Property And Has Questions With John Dean (Ep 153)
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John just closed on his first property. He's fixed it up, and he's ready to rent it out....but, he has a few questions. On this episode John asks Dan talk about doing showings, setting up the lease, clauses to put in the lease, screening tenants, and how to collect rent online.
Apr 17, 2018
How He Went From Massive Debt To Multiple Houses Paid Off With Jesse Wright (Ep 152)
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After his wife got sick, Jesse found himself in a ton of debt. On this episode we talk about how in just a couple of years, Jesse got out of debt, and ended up owning several houses free and clear.
Apr 10, 2018
How Rentals Replaced Half Their Income With Rob and Megan (Ep 151)
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Rob and Megan talk about how they built a rental portfolio that generates enough passive income that one of them could leave their job if they wanted to. They both love their jobs, and don't have plans to leave anytime soon. But, they have that option if they ever needed it.
Apr 03, 2018
How Flipping Houses Made Him A Better Rental Investor With Bob Warburton (Ep 150)
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Bob shares how his experience flipping houses helped him be better at buying rentals. We talk about his unique strategy for making offers, how he finds good contractors, and what he's looking for when he buys a property that already has tenants in place.
Mar 27, 2018
Dan Needs Help With 2 Issues He's Having With His Rentals With Linda Liberatore (Ep 149)
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Linda gives me advice on how to deal with two issues that I'm having with my rental properties right now. Linda also shares some great website resources for landlords.
Mar 20, 2018
Self Managing A Rental Portfolio While Working Full Time With Chris Cucchiara (Ep 148)
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Chris talks about how he has set up his rentals to not require too much of his time. We talk about how he rehabs the properties after he buys them. We also talk about how he made connections that have helped him finance his portfolio.
Mar 13, 2018
Bonus: How To Survive The Next Recession
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The economy is good right now. Unemployment is low, rents are going up, and it's a great time to be a landlord. On today's bonus episode I talk to a landlord that has survived the last two recessions.
Mar 09, 2018
How A Few Rentals Helped Her Support Her Family After Her Husband Died With Felicia Coker (Ep 147)
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Felicia's husband died young, and she had to figure out how she was going to support her family. She figured out that if she bought a few rentals she could support her family off the rental income. On this episode she shares how she did it.
Mar 06, 2018
Investing Out Of State: How To Build A Team With David Greene (Episode 146)
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David has built a team that has helped him buy, and manage rentals remotely. On this episode we talk about how to build a rock star team that can find, fix, and manage rentals. We go over the 4 people you need on your team, how to manage them, and how to keep them honest.
Feb 27, 2018
Dave Ramsey Inspired Him To Pay Off His Rentals With Hiron Fernando (Ep 145)
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We talk about how my guest is using Dave Ramsey's debt snowball concept to pay off his rental portfolio using the cash flow that his rentals are producing. We also talk about the unique way he is financing his purchases using equity that he has in his portfolio to create more equity.
Feb 20, 2018
How He Used The BRRRR Strategy To Build His Portfolio With Chase Marberry (Ep 144)
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Chase talks about how he started in investing by house hacking, moved to 20% down payments, and in the last year he has moved to using the BRRRR (Buy, Rehab, Refinance, Rent, Repeat). He talks to us about how he worked out the financing on the properties using none of his own money with the help of a credit union. He also talks about how he found his deals.
Feb 13, 2018
Tips For Networking, Financing, BRRR, And Out Of Town Investing With Mark Owens (Ep 143)
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Mark has been a landlord for over 15 years and on this episode he shares some awesome tips that will help new and experienced rental owners. We talk about the importance of setting goals when you are building a rental portfolio, tips for networking with other local investors, and Mark shares some great advice for investing out of state.   More Info about Mark:   http://markowens.com
Feb 06, 2018
Why I Had To Fire My Property Manager With Rob Drum (Ep 142)
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Rob talks about how he became a landlord because he wanted to buy a new home, and he didn't think he would be able to sell the house he lived in.

Rob hired a property manager to run the property for him. Things went well at first, but eventually things went bad. On this episode of the podcast, we talk about what happened and how Rob dealt with it.
Jan 30, 2018
Why He Sold His Rentals And Bought In Another Neighborhood With Adam Ailion (Ep 141)
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Adam tells us how he started buying rentals in a lower end neighborhood. The numbers looked great on paper, but after three evictions in a year and a half, he decided it wasn't worth the hassle.

Adam also talks about how he shifted to a different neighborhood and is getting good returns with a lot less hassle.
Jan 23, 2018
How She Slowly Built Her Portfolio While Working Full Time With Dana Bull (Ep 140)
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Dana set a goal that she wanted to buy 20 rentals by the time she was 30. On this episode, we talk about how she got started, how she finances her properties by saving up down payments and using traditional bank financing, and how she manages her rentals while working full-time.
Jan 16, 2018
How Trump's Tax Reform Affects Real Estate With CPA Sean McNamara (Ep 139)
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A CPA explains what is staying the same, and what is changing for real estate investors with the new tax law.
Jan 09, 2018
A 3 Unit House Allowed Her To Quit Her Job And Follow Her Passion With Alec Sabina and Angela Ferrari (Ep 138)
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Alec and Angela talk about a 3 unit house they purchased that provides enough income that Angela was able to quit her job to pursue her true passion. This one property brings in almost $60,000 in rental income
Dec 12, 2017
How He Finds The Best Tenants With Andrew Schultz (Ep 136)
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Andrew shares the best websites to advertise rentals, and the website he avoids. He shares the minimum criteria to rent from him, and we also go over an actual application for someone that recently applied to rent one of his properties.
Nov 28, 2017
How He Retired Off Rentals At 41 With Fleming Schutrumpf (Ep 135)
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Fleming talks about how he started buying rentals in his 20's, and by the time he was 41 he had enough rental income to retire. We talk about the numbers, financing, and setting money aside for repairs.
Nov 21, 2017
Buying Her First Rental With Amy Lyen (Ep 134)
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Amy's dad owned rentals when she was a kid. When she became an adult she decided that she wanted to own rentals. On this episode we talk about how she learned the business by managing one of his properties, and she tells the story of how she bought her first rental.
Nov 14, 2017
How His Rentals Enabled Him To Go Part-Time At His Job With Mike Moreno (Ep 132)
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Mike shares how he is building a rental portfolio that has enabled him to cut back his hours at his job. We talk about the numbers he looks for in a rental purchase, how he gets above market rent, and how he gets tenants to stay with him for long periods of time.
Oct 31, 2017
How He Makes $1,800/Month On A House Hack With Wilson Lee (Ep 131)
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Wilson talks about his property that he rents out to students near a University. After all expenses this property nets him $1,800 a month. We talk about how he got started, financing, and how he manages the property
Oct 24, 2017
A Rental Portfolio That Takes ZERO Time To Manage With Paul Morris (Ep 130)
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Paul talks about building a rental portfolio that is totally passive. He talks about what he looks for in a potential purchase, how he stays out of the day to day management. We also talk about how he avoids risk and financing.
Oct 17, 2017
How She Self Manages Her Rentals From 3,000 Miles Away With Kathy Proff (Ep 129)
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Kathy shares her story of buying and self-managing rental properties across the country. She talks about how she found the properties, how she deals with showings, inspections, and repairs without being in the same area.
Oct 10, 2017
How He Used A "Snowball" To Build His Portfolio Without Mortgages With Scott Strong (Ep 128)
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Scott shares how he built a large portfolio without bank financing. He talks about how he used the cash flow he was getting from one rental to buy another. He has used this strategy to buy over 100 rentals.
Oct 03, 2017
Building A Rental Portfolio As A Retirement Plan With Drew Eldridge (Ep 127)
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Drew talks about how he has been building his portfolio not to provide him with cash flow today, but to provide him cash flow during retirement. He also talks about how he is teaching his son about real estate, and how he recently helped his son by his first rental.
Sep 26, 2017
How Community Banks Can Help Grow Your Portfolio With Elliott Kuelz (Ep 126)
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A commercial banker talks about how community banks can help investors grow their portfolios. We talk about what they are looking at when they are deciding if they are going to make a loan, how investors can build relationships with banks, and some of the costs involved.
Sep 19, 2017
How A New Investor Bought His First 3 Rentals With Kevin Wood (Ep 124)
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Kevin shares how he is found, bought, and financed his first 3 rental properties.
Sep 05, 2017
What He Learned From Owning A Duplex For 16 Years With Nick (Ep 123)
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Nick shares what he has learned owning a single duplex over the last 16 years
Aug 29, 2017
How He's Finding 1% Rule Deals In An Expensive Market With Rich Levine (Ep 122)
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Rich shares how he's finding great cash flowing rentals in a market that most investors say you can't find deals. He also shares how he manages contractors, the incentive he gives his tenants to get them on ACH payments, and he also shares how he helps other investors do the BRRR strategy.
Aug 22, 2017
How They Built A Portfolio That Pays Them $35,000/Year With Joe and Ann Francis Budz (Ep 121)
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On this episode we walk through how a husband and wife team built a portfolio that generates $35,000 a year in cash flow. We also talk about some of the unique things that they do to generate revenue in addition to rent.
Aug 15, 2017
He Was Scared To Buy Rentals, But He Didn't Let That Stop Him With Mitch Jaworski (Ep 120)
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Mitch was really scared that he would lose money investing in rental properties. But, he also knew that owning rentals was a great way to build wealth. On this episode he tells his story of how he got over the fear and got started buying rentals.
Aug 08, 2017
How He Built Wealth With Appreciation On Rentals With Tim Shiner (Ep 119)
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Tim has a different strategy than most of the guests that we've had on the podcast. Tim buys properties high end properties in good neighborhoods.. These properties don't cash flow that great, but that's not why Tim is buying. He's built a lot of wealth through appreciation and debt pay down.
Aug 01, 2017
How He Built Wealth With Cash Flowing Rentals With Mark Owens (Ep 118)
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Mark shares how he started building his portfolio while working his full-time job. After a few years he had enough rental income to leave his job and live off the rental income. We talk about how he started buying rentals with 10% down payments, and eventually figured out how to buy rentals without a down payment. Mark also shares some tips and tricks that he uses to mange over 100 rentals in just a few hours a day.
Jul 25, 2017
How Rental Owners Can Save Money On Taxes With CPA Craig Cody (Ep 117)
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CPA Craig Cody shares ways that rental property owners can save money on their taxes, and talks about things to do (and not do) to avoid an audit.
Jul 18, 2017
Not Being A Slumlord with Low Priced Rentals With Jay Allen (Ep 116)
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Jay tells us why he has been investing in a town that is about an hour away from where he lives, and what he is doing to minimize his vacancy to almost nothing. We also talk about why he invests for cash flow vs appreciation.
Jul 11, 2017
How Luck Provides Him Stable Rental Income With Graham Stephan (Ep 115)
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Graham shares his story about how he has good months and bad months at his job, and was looking for a steady income stream. He stated buying rentals, and now owns 3 properties that cover his basic living expenses.
Jul 04, 2017
Should I Rent To Tenants with Pets? 2 Landlords Debate (Ep 114)
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I'm trying to decide if I should rent to people with pets. On this episode I have two guests with different views on the subject. One landlord will allow pets with certain conditions, and the other has had bad experiences renting to pet owners and will not allow it.

I listen to both point of views, and decide what I'm going to do.
Jun 27, 2017
How Buying Rentals Saved Him From Bankruptcy With Aqil Dhramsey (Ep 113)
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The story of how he saved himself from financial ruin. He couldn't afford to pay his mortgage, and was looking for a way to generate passive income. Within 6 months he was generating enough income to pay his mortgage, and today he manages his portfolio full-time.
Jun 20, 2017
How Much Money Can You Make With Low Income Rentals? With JC Freeman (Ep 112)
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JC tells us about how he has been building his portfolio while working full-time as a tennis instructor. He tells us the good and the bad of low income rentals. We also talk about the numbers on his most recent deal.
Jun 13, 2017
4 Things He Did To Become A Millionaire Landlord With Joe Pryor (Ep 111)
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Joe shares 4 things that he did (and continues to do) to become a millionaire with his rental properties.
Jun 06, 2017
Is It Really Possible to Quit Your Job And Live Off Rental Income? With Brit Vitalius (Ep 109)
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Brit shares tips on how to find an "investor friendly" Realtor, he shares how he financed his portfolio, and he tells us, in his opinion, if it is really possible for someone to quit their job and live off their rental income.
May 23, 2017
What She Learned From Her First Eviction With Becky Tran (Ep 108)
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Becky doesn't buy rentals - She builds them! We talk about how she got started, and why she decided to build properties. We also talk about what she learned from evicting a tenant.
May 16, 2017
How He's Making $1,200/Month On His First Rental With Josh Beausol (Ep 107)
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Josh shares the details of his first deal. A property that is generating $1,200/month in cash flow.
May 09, 2017
His Simple Formula To Quickly Pay Off His Rentals With Andrew Holmes (Ep 106)
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Andrew shares the simple formula he uses to pay off properties quickly. He explains how he is able to payoff 5 properties every 7 years. 
May 02, 2017
Setting A Goal To Buy 10 Duplexes In 10 Years With Cory Binsfield (Ep 104)
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Cory set a goal that he wanted to buy 10 duplex's in 10 years - and he did it!! On this episode we talk to Cory about what he has learned, how he manages over 100 doors, and we get some advice about if it is a good idea to buy a rental in a retirement account, or to take money out of a retirement account to buy a rental.
Apr 18, 2017
How To Avoid Legal Trouble With Rentals With Attorney Jules Haas (Ep 103)
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Attorney Jules Haas answers some of the top legal questions I have heard from rental property owners. We talk a lot about LLC's, what to do if a tenant slips and falls and sues you, and how to avoid hassles for your heirs if you pass away while you own properties.
Apr 11, 2017
Working Full-Time And Owning A Few Rentals With Mel And Natalie Schindler (Ep 102)
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Mel and Natalie own just a few rentals, but they treat it like a business. They have a great process for screening tenants, and managing the day to day operations.
Apr 04, 2017
How He Makes $1,000/Month Renting A Room On AirBnb (Ep 101)
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Kevin shares the details on how he makes over $1,000 a month renting a single bedroom on AirBnb. He also gives ideas on ways investors could scale a AirBnb property to make even more money.
Mar 28, 2017
Building A Portfolio With A Spouse With Dan and Suzanne Lane (Ep 100)
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Dan and Suzanne share why they sold a cash flowing rental and the details on buying a property in another city.
Mar 21, 2017
How He Quit His Job With Only 5 Rentals With Mike Brumm (Ep 99)
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Mike shares step-by-step exactly how he purchased 5 rentals (with numbers and details). The income off those 5 properties was enough to replace his income, so that he could quit his job and work full-time on building his rental portfolio.
Mar 14, 2017
What He Learned From Being A Landlord For 2 Years With Tristen Hernandez (Ep 98)
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Tristen shares what he has learned about tenant screening, collecting rent, and managing repairs after owning a 3 unit building for two years.
Mar 07, 2017
Financial Freedom With "C" Class Properties With Denise Uhrin (Ep 97)
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Denise shares how she was able to replace her job income with rental properties. We talk about how she finances properties, and how C class properties are different than B class properties
Feb 28, 2017
How To Evaluate A Rental Property With Ben Walhood (Ep 96)
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Ben shares his story of how he built a portfolio of 26 rentals. He also shares what he looks for in a rental property. We talk about if the school district matters, and the numbers he looks at when evaluating a deal
Feb 21, 2017
Buying Cash Flowing Rentals With No Down Payment With Randy Thomason (Ep 94)
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Learn how Randy has been using creative financing to build his rental portfolio. He shares how he has been buying properties with no down payment and at 0% interest.

Randy also shares how he makes sure he always gets paid rent on the 1st of every month, and why he stopped charging a security deposit.
Feb 07, 2017
How To Go From 0 to 17 Rentals In 3 Months With Joseph Catalano (Ep 93)
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Joseph shares his incredible story of how he bought 17 units in his first 3 months as a real estate investor.
Jan 31, 2017
House Hacking 6 Times With Jason Cohen (Ep 92)
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Jason built his portfolio by buying a house to live in, and a year later renting that house and buying a new house to live in. On this episode he shares how he did it, and shares some tips on how investors can work with Realtors
Jan 24, 2017
Buying Out Of State Rentals While Working Full-Time With David Greene (Ep 91)
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David shares how he has built an out of state rental portfolio while working a full-time job. He shares how he found properties, and how he manages the rehabs from across the country
Jan 17, 2017
The Best Ways To Collect Rent With Linda Liberatore (Ep 90)
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Linda shares the details of a welcome letter that she sends out when a new tenant moves in, and we talk about the pros and cons of different methods tenants use to pay rent.
Nov 29, 2016
Investing In An Expensive Market Where Properties Don't Cash flow With Josh Rosenthal (Ep 89)
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Josh shares his strategy of buying rentals for appreciation, and not cash flow. He also shares how he is able to make extra money by renting out properties by the room, renting parking spaces, the backyards of his properties, and by renting his houses to corporate tenants.
Nov 22, 2016
Fixing Up And Renting Old Houses With Stacy Murphy (Ep 87)
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Stacy shares how she buys neglected historic houses, guts them, and rents them out. She also shares info about federal and state tax credits that she gets for doing the renovations.
Nov 08, 2016
What's A Better Investment: A Vacation Rental Or A Regular Rental? With Pam Storm (Ep 86)
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Pam owns a regular rental and a vacation rental. On this episode, we compare the two investments and figure out the better investment.
Nov 01, 2016
How A New Investor Bought 4 Rentals In 15 Months With Layton Kling (Ep 85)
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How A New Investor Bought 4 Rentals In 15 Months With Layton Kling (Ep 85)
Oct 25, 2016
Tax Tips For Rental Owners with CPA Sean McNamara (Ep 84)
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A CPA shares ways rental owners can save money on their taxes. We talk about some overlooked tax deductions,  if having a LLC will save you money on taxes, and how owners of rental properties can pay less tax than other business owners.
Oct 18, 2016
Lower End Rentals in Rough Neighborhoods With Ken Brown (Ep 83)
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Ken has done really well in an area that a lot of investors struggle with. He shares how he makes sure he gets paid every month, and what he does to keep his tenants for long periods.
Oct 11, 2016
How To Make A Lot Of Money In Real Estate With Rich Levine (Ep 82)
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Rich talks about how he started investing in a market that had great cash flow on paper. He didn't like dealing with the hassles of that market and has been able to make a lot more money investing in another market with lower cash flow. 
Oct 04, 2016
7 Ways To Increase Your Odds Of Being Successful With Rentals With Josh Weidman (Ep 81)
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Josh has reviewed thousands of leases and worked with hundreds of landlords, and has figured out 7 things that successful landlords do.
Sep 27, 2016
Having A System For Turning Over Properties With Larry Myer (Ep 80)
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Larry shares the process he uses to turnover a property. We go step-by-step of everything that happens from the time a tenant gives notice to a new tenant moving in
Sep 20, 2016
How To Lose $2 Million in Real Estate With Ben Benita (Ep 79)
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Ben shares how he lost over $2 million by buying rental properties and flipping houses
Sep 13, 2016
Building A Portfolio While In The Military With Kirby Atwell (Ep 78)
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Kirby shares his story of how he started buying properties near military bases while he was in the Army. We talk about how he is using a self-directed IRA to buy rentals, and how is finding properties today in Chicago.
Sep 06, 2016
How An Investor Is Building A Portfolio Of Turnkey Rentals With Kevin Purser (Ep 77)
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Kevin talks about how he was not able to find cash flowing properties where he lived, so he started looking in other markets. He shares his experience of buying rentals that are fully rehabbed, and already have tenants in place.
May 31, 2016
What Kind Of Properties Make The Best Rentals? (Ep 76)
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Are there certain properties that are better rentals than others? Why kind of ROI should an investor target with a rental property? We talk about that, and more, on this episode.
May 24, 2016
How to make big money by renting a lake house with John French (ep 74)
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John shares how he is making way more money renting out his lake house by the week vs having a long-term tenant. We also evaluate a deal that he is looking at buying.
May 10, 2016
The secret to having a better relationship with your property manager with Landon Dean (Ep 73)
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Landon shares how he has built a great relationship with his manager, how he is dealing with a slow rental market, and how he is building his rental portfolio
May 03, 2016
Creative Ways to Find And Finance Rentals With Mike Del Prete (Ep 72)
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Mike shares how his background as a wholesaler has helped him find incredible deals on rentals, and how he has been able to finance them without going to banks.
Apr 26, 2016
How A Newbie Bought His First Rental With Michael Hann (Ep 70)
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Michael shares his story of how he bought his first rental.
Apr 12, 2016
Buying Rentals In The USA From Out Of The Country With Daniel Mills (Ep 69)
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Daniel shares how he has been bought 5 rentals in the USA while living in Japan. He shares details of how he found and financed the deals. How the properties are managed, and the numbers of each deal.
Apr 05, 2016
5 Golden Rules Of LLC's for Rental Properties with Nellie Akalp (Ep 68)
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5 Rules that every rental property owner needs to know.
Mar 29, 2016
How A Good Mentor Helped Peter MacKercher Get Started Buying Rentals (Ep 67)
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Peter shares how a casual conversation drinking one night, turned into an awesome rental portfolio.
Mar 22, 2016
Investing In 55 And Over Rentals With Phil Bottfeld (Ep 63)
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Phil shares how he has success renting in communities that cater to residents that are 55 and over.
Feb 23, 2016
How To Get Above Market Rent With Lucas Hall (Ep 62)
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Lucas shares how he gets above market rent for his rentals by renting a group of tenants that are renting rooms. He also shares his "magic" number that has reduced his vacancy to almost nothing
Feb 16, 2016
How To Invest For Cash Flow And Appreciation With Chris O'Neal (Ep 60)
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Chris shares his strategy of buying in different markets for different reasons. He owns rentals in 5 different markets. Some he buys for appreciation, and others for cash flow.
Feb 02, 2016
Buying 20 rentals in 2 years with Jason Balin (Ep 59)
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Jason shares how he built a rental portfolio of 20 rentals in the last 2 years. He also shares his formula for buying properties, how he markets for properties, and how he finances the properties so that he has none of his own money in each deal.
Jan 26, 2016
Investing In Apartment Buildings With Rennie Gabriel (Ep 58)
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Are apartment buildings better investments than single family homes? We talk about the differences, how to get financing, and where to find deals on this episode.
Jan 19, 2016
How To Research Other Rental Markets With Dan Lane (Ep 57)
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Dan tells the story of how he researched another rental market, and purchased a cash flowing rental property.
Jan 12, 2016
Lessons Learned From A Bad Tenant With Eric Miller (Ep 56)
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Eric most recently had a bad tenant that he almost had to evict. Today he talks about what happened, and what he learned from this experience.
Dec 01, 2015
College Rentals With Jeanne Stosser (ep 55)
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Jeanne owns a portfolio of 1,500 college rental units located in two different college towns. We talk about how the college market is different from other markets, and how she grew such a big portfolio.
Nov 24, 2015
How To Find an "Investor Friendly" Realtor With Laurie Sheinkopf (Ep 54)
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Laurie is a Realtor that owns 9 rental properties. Today she shares how to find an investor friendly Realtor. She also shares the best part of the market to invest in, what to look for in a rental, as well as the recent success that she has had with vacation rentals.
Nov 17, 2015
Buying 2 Rentals With Only $1,000 Of His Own Money with Nhan Lam (Ep 53)
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Nhan tells his story of how he bought 2 rentals in the last year with only $1,000 of his own money. We also talk about how he manages his property manager, and how he finds good cash flowing deals.
Nov 10, 2015
Creative Financing With Brian Castel and Justin Konz (Ep 52)
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Brian and Justin share their story of how they got started buying rentals while still in Grad School, and talk about a creative way to finance rental properties with no money.
Nov 03, 2015
How To Get Started Investing In Mobile Homes With Rachel Hernandez, "Mobile Home Gurl" (Ep 51)
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Rachel shares how she got started investing in single family homes and switched over to investing in mobile homes
Oct 27, 2015
16 Rentals In The Same Neighborhood With Mike Brumm (Ep 50)
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Mike talks about how he put together deals with investors and partners. Today he owns and manages 16 rentals that are all within a mile of his house.
Oct 20, 2015
15 Properties In 3 States With Nancy Brook (Ep 49)
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Nancy owns 15 properties in 3 different states.  On this episode, we talk about how she finds properties, and how she manages her properties fom a distance.
Oct 13, 2015
How A 19 Year Old Got Started Buying Rentals With John Somnez (Ep 48)
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John talks about how he bought his first property at 19. He didn't know what he was doing, and he made a lot of mistakes. But, he figured it out, and today owns a great portfolio that generates a lot of cash flow.
Oct 06, 2015
How A New Investor Bought 3 Multi-Family Rentals in A Year And A Half, With John Rothpletz (Ep 47)
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In the last year and a half John bought 3 multi-family units, while working his full-time job.  On this episode John talks about how he did it, with the help of his team.
Sep 29, 2015
Going Bankrupt And Losing Everything Because Of Rentals With Jeremy Paris (Ep 46)
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Jeremy shares how every investment he has made in rental properties has gone bad, and how he eventually ended up going bankrupt and losing his properties.
Sep 22, 2015
A Creative Way To Find Rentals With Kevin Moen (Ep 45)
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Kevin started out buying multi-family properties in Seattle. Now, he is branching out to other markets using a creative strategy to find properties
Sep 15, 2015
Using Wholesalers To Buy Rentals With Mike Giorgianni (Ep 44)
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There are lots of ways to find good rental properties to buy. A great way to buy a property under market value is to use a wholesaler.  Today on the show we talk about how to use a wholesaler.
Sep 08, 2015
Finding The Rental "Sweet Spot" with J.R. Spence (Ep 43)
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On the lower end properties, generally there is more cash flow but also a lot more tenant issues.  The higher end properties generally have fewer tenant issues, but a lot less cash flow.  My guest today likes to buy properties in what he calls the "sweet spot", the properties right in the middle.
Sep 01, 2015
Every Landlords Worst Nightmare With Nicki Kenyon (Ep 42)
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Every landlords worst nightmare is having tenants not pay rent, and do damage to the property.  Today Nicki shares her story about what recently happened to her.
Aug 01, 2015
Financial Freedom: A Step-by-Step Plan With Steve (Ep 41)
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Steve shares exactly how to build a rental portfolio that will act as a personal ATM, and generate cash for you each month for the rest of your life.
Jul 01, 2015
Building A Rental Portfolio With Partners. David Granzella (Ep 40)
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We talk about how to build a portfolio using partners, how to raise rent when the lease is up, how David makes sure he gets rent paid on the 1st, and how to finance a rental
Jun 16, 2015
Using Multiple Creative Financing Strategies With Danyel Brooks (Ep 39)
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Danyel shares how she built her portfolio using multiple creative financing strategies.
Jun 09, 2015
How To Make $35,000 A Month In Rental Income With Brie Schmidt (Ep 38)
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Brie shares how she built a portfolio that earns her $35,000 a month in rental income.
Jun 02, 2015
Beach Rentals With Michael Luce (Episode 37)
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Are beach rentals a good investment?  Today on the podcast, Michael Luce shares his experience owning a beach rental.
May 26, 2015
Finding Good Tenants In Less Than 2 Hours With Juan Garcia (Ep 36)
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Juan shares how he find tenants in less than 2 hours, and how he keeps long-term tenants.
May 19, 2015
4 Landlords Talk About LLC's and Insurance (EP 35)
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4 landlords share their experience about the best way to use insurance and LLC's to protect themselves.
May 12, 2015
Buying A Property In Bad Shape And Fixing It Up With Jeff Steinmann (Ep 34)
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Jeff found a really good deal on a run down and neglected property.  On this episode he tells us how he got rid of his tenants, fixed up the property and was able to increase the rent and turn it into a really good cash flowing rental.
May 05, 2015
From Factory Worker to 50 Properties With Mike Grams (Ep 33)
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Mike was a factory worker that figured out how to buy rental properties and replace his income with rental properties.  Today he tells us how he did it, and how he found financing for so many properties.
Apr 28, 2015
Property Management Secrets Revealed With Brenton Hayden (Ep 32)
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How do you find a good property manager?  What are the fees?  Is there anything to watch out for?  Brenton Hayden, the owner of Renters Warehouse, one of the largest property managers in the country joins us today to reveal some property management secrets
Apr 21, 2015
How To Make More Money Without Raising Rent With Al Williamson (EP 30)
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Most landlords think that to make more money you need to raise the rent.  Al Williamson shares 5 ways that landlords can increase their revenue without raising the rent.
Apr 07, 2015
Should You Rent To People With Bad Credit? With Zach McCrite (EP 29
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Screening tenants is the #1 most important thing that any landlord can do.  But should you rent to applicants with bad credit.  Today we talk to Zach McCrite about his experience
Mar 31, 2015
How To Make $6,000 A Month In Rental Income With Susan Zhou
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Susan owns 3 properties free and clear, and she earns $6,000 a month in rental income.  On this episode she tells us how she started knowing nothing about real estate, and not having a lot of money, and ended up paying off 3 mortgages and making $6,000 a month in rental income.
Mar 24, 2015
Creative Financing: Buying Rentals With No Money Or Credit With Lori Dawson (ep 27)
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Trying to come up with the money to buy a rental property holds back a lot of people.  Today on the show, I talk to Lori Dawson who has been buying rentals using none of her own money or credit.  Today she shares how she does it.
Mar 17, 2015
What To Do When You Can't Find A Good Deal With Nick Polce (Ep 25)
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I want to buy another rental property, but I just can't find a good deal in my market.  Nick Polce is an investor that lives in the same market as me, and he it having no problem finding deals.  On this episode he tells us how he is doing it.
Mar 03, 2015
Renting Out Trailers. How Luke Kohne Retired At 30 (Ep 24)
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My guest today has found a real interesting niche.  He rents out and flips trailers.  The cost is really low to buy a trailer, and the cash flow is pretty good.  Luke has built up a big enough portfolio over the last 5 years, that he was able to quit his job and live off the rental income his properties generate.
Feb 24, 2015
How To Reduce Tenant Turnover With Rob Chevez (Ep 23)
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Reducing tenant turnover is a great way to make your rental properties more profitable.  Rob Chevez has had very little turnover in his rentals.  On the show today we talk about how he attracts and keeps his tenants for long periods of time.
Feb 17, 2015
Top 5 Pitfalls That Can Get A Rental Property Owner In Trouble With John Malatesta (Ep 22)
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Property Manager John Malatesta shares the Top 5 pitfalls that can get rental property owners in trouble.
Feb 10, 2015
Are Turnkey Rentals A Good Deal? With Ali Boone (Ep 21)
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Turnkey Rentals are rental properties that an investor would buy that are already fixed up, and rented out.

Today we talk to Ali, who buys out of state turnkey rentals.  Her property manager handles all of the day to day management.  The only thing that she needs to do is cash the rent check each month.
Feb 03, 2015
Is There A Downside To A $10,000 Property? With Ben Leybovich (Ep 20)
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Can we believe the numbers that the investors on this show have given us?  Is it true that you can buy a rental for $10,000, $20,000 or $30,000 that rents for $650 a month?  Is There A Downside? Today we talk to Investor Ben Leybovich and he gives us his take.
Jan 27, 2015
Section 8 And Low Income Real Estate With Larry Myer (Ep 19)
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Section 8 and low income real estate investing can bring in a lot of cash flow.  On today's episode we talk to Larry Myer, about his experience.
Jan 20, 2015
Buying Fourplex Rentals For Multiple Income Streams With Jay Schwichtenberg (Ep 18)
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Fourplex properties are a great way to have multiple income streams from one property.  Today we talk to Jay, about how he got started and his experience owning fourplex properties.
Jan 13, 2015
How To Live For Free With Airbnb and Rochelle Short (Ep 15)
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Airbnb is a great way to rent out rooms by the night, and generate rental income.  Rochelle rents out two rooms in her townhouse, and makes enough money to cover her mortgage, utilities, and all of her expenses.  On this episode she explains how airbnb works and her experience as a host.
Jan 06, 2015
From Laid Off To Full-Time Rental Property Owner With Steve (Ep 16)
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Getting laid off two days into a new job, made Steve decide he never wanted to rely on somebody else for a paycheck.  He started buying rental properties.  Today he lives off his rental income.
Dec 23, 2014
Leverage Is Bad. Use Cash To Buy Rentals With Lisa Cummings (Ep 14)
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Lisa doesn't like having loans on her rentals.  She knows that she could make more money by using leverage.  But, the risk isn't worth it to her.  She worked hard to get what she has and doesn't want a down market cycle to take it all away.  She also loves all of the positive cash flow the rentals generate every month.
Dec 16, 2014
Setting Up Systems To Make Managing Rentals Easy With Jonathan Rivera (Ep 13)
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Managing rental properties doesn't have to be a nightmare.  My guest today has set up systems to make managing his rentals really easy.

Jonathan also has a really inspiring story.  He wasn't happy at his job, so he quit and got into real estate.  He got his real estate license and started selling real estate to generate income, he also quickly started building his rental portfolio.  Today he generates $20,000 in passive rental income.
Dec 09, 2014
How To Leave Your Job And Live Off Rental Income With Carl Schiovone (Ep 12)
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Carl figured out one day how many rentals he would need to own to leave his job, and live off his rental income.  On this episode he tells us how he did it, and what he has learned.

Keys To Success:

* Leverage relations with others to find deals.
* Having good income and credit history and lenders will want to, "throw you money".
* Don't be afraid to invest outside of your market.  Look at your available capital to determine available markets you can afford to invest in.
Dec 02, 2014
Accidental Landlord With Nicole Ratner (Ep 11)
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Sometimes life changes, and you need to move.  This is what happened to Nicole Ratner, she bought a condo that worked great when she was single, but when she got married the condo didn't work so great anymore.

On this episode, Nicole talks about the good luck that she had with having a long-term tenant, and the bad luck she had finding out that the property had toxic mold, after the tenant moved out.
Nov 25, 2014
Q&A Show: Rental Property Questions Answered by Steve
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Q&A show.  I ask listener questions to Steve, a successful rental property owner.
Nov 18, 2014
How To Buy Properties for $400 With David Sexuer (Ep 10)
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It is possible to buy houses for as little as $400, just ask David Sexauer  He got his start buying properties from The Surplus list, where properties are sold for as little as $1.  His first batch of homes he paid $400 for each one.  Most of there properties are in rough neighborhoods, and in very poor condition.  But, David is able to fix these houses up, for $10,000 or less and make a big social impact in neighborhoods by providing affordable housing.
Nov 11, 2014
Buying and losing 100 Properties With Jim Adams (Ep 9)
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Every real estate investing story doesn't have a good ending.  Jim Adams is proof of that.  Jim built an empire overnight.  He found an estate sale that included 70 rentals for his first purchase.  He than purchased another 30 properties on his own.

In a short period of time, he built an empire of 100 houses, and had a staff of 20 people.  When the market crashed, Jim lost all of his rentals, plus his personal house, and his cars.
Nov 04, 2014
Turning A Primary Home Into A Rental With Chris Colgan* (Ep 8)
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Moving up to a new home, and turning your old home into a rental can be a great way to get started owning rental properties.  That is exactly how Chris Colgan got his start owning rental properties.
Oct 28, 2014
How Landlords of 40 Years Have Had Just A Few Evictions With Skip and Mary Saylor (ep 7)
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How to pick the right tenants, to minimize evictions.  Skip and Mary Saylor talk about the lessons they have learned from 40 years of owning rental properties.  They have rented a lot of properties, to a lot of different people over the years, but they have had very few evictions.  On this episode they reveal, in detail, exactly how they screen tenants
Oct 21, 2014
Managing 20 Rentals On The Side Without A Property Manager With Sheila Konecke (ep 6)
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How to manager 20 properties on the side without a property manager.  Sheila Konecke's main business is flipping houses.  She flips about 3 houses a month.  But, she manages to find time to manage 20 rentals on the side without a property manager.  This episode will show you how she does it.
Oct 14, 2014
How To Be An Absentee Landlord Without A Property Manager With Tim Hennessey (ep 05)
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It is possible to own rental properties in a different city than you live in, and not have a property manager.  Tim Hennessey is proof of that.  Tim owns 7 rental properties.  He owns 4 in Florida, and 3 in Illinois (where he lives).  He manages the Florida properties from Illinois and he does it all without a property manager.
Oct 07, 2014
How To Own 10 Rentals And Not Be Involved At All With Justin Williams (Ep 04)
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Justin alks about how he owns 10 rental units, and is not involved at all.  He hasn’t even seen some of the properties.  He also talks about how he has his house flipping set up to flip 120 houses a week, with him only working 5 hours a week.
Sep 30, 2014
From 0 To 43 Rentals With Patti Robertson (Ep 3)
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Today we talk to Patti Robertson, Patti talks about how she owns and manages 43 of her own properties and manages over 100 properties for other people with her property management company
Sep 23, 2014
How To Get Started Investing In Real Estate Investing With No Training Or Experience (Ep 02)
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Turning a primary residence into a rental is what Jack did.  Today he tells the stpry of how his family grew out of their house, and he turned it into a rental, instead of selling it.  Jack is making a small profit each month, and building wealth by having his tenant pay down his mortgage
Sep 22, 2014
What Is The Rental Income Podcast? (ep 01)
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On this podcast we interview rental property owners about how they started in real estate, and how they grew and financed their rental property portfolios.
Sep 20, 2014