Let’s talk TERMINOLOGY. Just like any sport, business, or hobby there are always those words that might be foreign to a begginner. Funds are no different. When I first started my fund venture I sat down with my dad and he walked me through fund terminology. He told me that I needed to know these … More The Importance of Terminology in Funds
I have a good friend who has flipped a lot of homes…. Like around 200 flips. Now I have heard of the hard money loan concept and have a general idea but I wanted to learn more about them. He was always talking about points, interest rates, fees, and other jargon I didn’t fully get. … More Hard Money Loans & Real Estate Funds
So you’ve found that perfect deal and now you need investors, what’s next? One of the hardest parts of Funds is raising the money… Or at least at first it is. Once you get going and have a track record investors are more likely to want to work with you. But we need to land … More Important Slides that your Fund Pitch Deck NEEDS!
Hey guys! My last few posts have mentioned the importance of networking and I decided it would be good for me to tell you more about how the 1% do it. As you know I run a podcast where I meet many successful business owners and managers… and I’ve also seen massive growth on my … More How to Improve Your Networking by GIVING
“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)
Real quick. I get asked this question a lot, “Bridger, is it even possible for me to raise money outside of the United States?” The simple answer is yes, but you have to remember this one thing or it might get you into trouble. HIGH Expenses could cause issues I typically get this question from … More Raising Money Internationally
There’s so many unknowns these days. Sometimes we just don’t know who we can trust!
That’s why, when closing a deal, the most important thing you can bring to the table is transparency! … More #1 Hack to Close 100% of Deals
If an entrepreneur comes to you without a specific plan, isn’t personally using the product themselves, and doesn’t seem very confident.. the likelihood of you investing with them is close to none.
The same thing applies to investors of our fund!
As fund managers, each of us is an entrepreneur. … More Fund Managers are Entrepreneurs. Period.
Back in my dating years I would pray to God to help me find the perfect girl to marry.
“Put the perfect girl within 100 feet of me, and I promise I’ll do the rest!”
I was lucky, but also deliberate. Believe it or not, this same principle applies to starting a fund! … More How to Increase the Surface Area of Luck
Over the past decade, the amount of money within impact investing has sored from $5 billion to $50 billion…
Bring purpose into your business and life through social change investing! … More How To Scale Your Fund Through Impact Investing