EP 220: Danny Johnson – Lead Propeller

Today’s guest was the very first person I interviewed for this show and I’m very excited to have him back on! He is Danny Johnson, and you might know him from his website, Flipping Junkie, or from his book, Flipping Houses Exposed: 34 Weeks in the Life of a Successful House Flipper. Danny is a very…

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EP 219: FIVE Signs That You Are Going to Be a Successful Real Estate Investor

Today I want to talk about something very upbeat. I want to talk about the five signs that you are going to be a good, successful real estate investor. There are some things that I’ve seen over the years, and especially since starting this podcast, that are important indicators. If all of these things are…

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EP 218: FIVE Things I Evaluate in my Business Every Month

In this episode, I want to talk about the five things that I evaluate in my business each and every month (at the very least). These are things that I would really suggest you evaluate in your business right off the bat; you don’t have to wait until you’ve flipped a hundred houses or have…

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EP 217: FIVE Things the Gurus Will Never Tell You

In today’s episode, I’m going to talk about gurus. I don’t have a problem with someone who knows a lot about the industry and wants to impart that knowledge onto new investors and charge for it; I do that. But there’s a stigma that goes along with the word guru and I don’t want to be known as…

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EP 216: FIVE Mistakes That New Real Estate Investors Make

In this episode, we’re going to talk about five really horrible mistakes that new real estate investors make. These mistakes are horrible because they keep people from getting started, and that’s what this podcast is all about. I’m a huge proponent of tough love, so in this episode I’m going to be very honest with…

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EP 215: Jon Carcone–House Flipper

My guest today is a relatively new investor who’s having some incredible success. I read about his story on a success forum and was pumped to bring him on the show because he’s so relatable. Jon Carcone got into real estate investing in 2009 when he bought a two-unit rental property outside Washington, D.C. He…

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EP 214: Is It Harder to Flip Houses During the Cold Months?

Today I want to cover a question that was asked in the mastermind forum of the Fail Fast Flipping Program. Someone asked about flipping houses in the winter (for those of us in areas of the world where there is snow, ice, and freezing temperatures). Usually, there are fewer buyers in the winter months than…

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EP 213: Should You Be Conservative or Aggressive When Estimating Rehab?

Today I want to talk about my philosophy on rehabbing and coming up with that first rough estimate when you walk through a house. I like to walk through the property for the first time and do the math in my head, rounding numbers to the nearest 500 or 1000. I’ve gotten pretty good at…

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EP 212: Always Be Making New Connections

In today’s episode, I want to talk about meeting with people and why I truly believe that you should always be making new connections, meeting new people in your industry and your local market, and trying to help people out. Shooting emails and sending texts is great, but meeting face to face to find out…

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EP 211: Podcasts that I Listen to Each Week

Yesterday I shared some observations that I made while I was on vacation and pulled back the curtain on my schedule and what I have going on in my business. I’m going to continue that trend today and give you a sneak peak into what and who I listen to–the types of podcasts and people that…

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