A Fund of Funds

If you couldn’t tell I am an advocate for funds… I believe they are an amazing business that anyone can gain from. There are a lot of stereotypes of funds and of the people who run them. My goal with my course and blog is to show you why those stereotypes aren’t as true as … More A Fund of Funds

Fund Startup Costs and Shopping Around for Good Deals

I recently sat down with 4 different attorneys to talk about their rates, fund fees, and what they would do for fund documents. I gave them all the same information and got very different answers… It is important to know what costs you will be paying and not just expecting or assuming what they might … More Fund Startup Costs and Shopping Around for Good Deals

The Benefits and Risks of Value-Add in Apartment Syndications

When talking about Real Estate Syndication Returns 20% is usually the standard that most managers want to achieve. I see too many people get caught up in the shininess of the deal and they forget to take account of all of the costs…. Or they simply underestimate the costs. Today we are going to talk … More The Benefits and Risks of Value-Add in Apartment Syndications

The LIE (Not Law) of Averages in Fund Performance

I was recently talking with one of my students and he mentioned to me that he didn’t know how to measure his Fund’s Performance. Return on Investment? Average Annualized Return? Compounding Annual Growth Rate? Which one is best? Or none at all? I said, “Let’s start by figuring out how misleading some of these numbers … More The LIE (Not Law) of Averages in Fund Performance

How to be a Successful Real Estate Fund Manager (you need 2 of 3 things)

“Ninety percent of all millionaires become so through owning real estate.” – Andrew Carnegie If you’ve read any of my other posts on real estate you would know that my biggest goal is to be able to help you do everything from syndicating your first deal, to starting a RE fund. I truly believe that … More How to be a Successful Real Estate Fund Manager (you need 2 of 3 things)

Crypto Funds

Last week Bitcoin hit a price of $15,000!
Digital assets, such as Bitcoin, are emerging alternative asset classes that have recently had unprecedented growth.
But why are they still such a mystery? And why do people invest in them? … More Crypto Funds

Types of Loans- How Funds Can Win with Banks

Banks don’t get heavily involved in the fund process until they can make money off you. Sounds about right, huh?
When you are in the early stages of starting a fund.. Banks don’t want any part. Once you start gaining traction as a fund manager – they will be happy to work with you. And can end up being an awesome partner later down the road! … More Types of Loans- How Funds Can Win with Banks

How to Start a Real Estate Investment Fund from scratch

Alright. Let’s talk about how to launch a real estate investment fund. For the people out there that are house flippers or wholesaling and trying to scale your business and it’s just not working… we’re going to talk about the most efficient way to start/scale your real estate fund. Have you ever even thought to … More How to Start a Real Estate Investment Fund from scratch