Interest Rate Hike

Last week the federal reserve announced their interest rate hike plan for the year. After many months of uncertainty, it finally looks like there is some stability in their plan. This is the best thing we could have hoped for, a laid out plan to curb the uncertainty. Even though it is not the mostContinue reading “Interest Rate Hike”

First Time Real Estate Investing

Have you ever thought about buying a piece of real estate? Maybe you’re thinking of buying a house to live in or maybe you are thinking of buying a property to rent out. If you have thought about buying real estate before and you are interested in taking that leap, you are in the rightContinue reading “First Time Real Estate Investing”

The Reason Behind the Collections

If any of you listen, or watch our podcasts you will know that I have a thing for collecting items. I’m not a hoarder thankfully, but I have a few collections that peak my interest and I like to take good care of them. My main collections are Harry Potter items, books and Pok√©mon cards.Continue reading “The Reason Behind the Collections”

The Real Estate Market Crash

The real estate market has been trending up massively since 2020. Do we really think it can keep up at this pace? Houses are up over 16% nation wide just in 2021. Last time we saw this, was in 2008 and we had a market crash. So… are we thinking the same thing is goingContinue reading “The Real Estate Market Crash”

Should I Build Another Business

This is a question I ask myself almost daily. I grew a business from nothing to a million dollar company in 5 years with my partner Ryan. When I left, we had around 40 employees, 20 part time, 20 full time. I realized it was not the business I wanted to dedicate all of myContinue reading “Should I Build Another Business”

House Hacking

Have you ever lived with a roommate? Maybe owned a duplex, triplex, 4plex, or other multi-family building and lived in one unit and rented the other? If you have or you know someone who has, that is considered house hacking. The basics of house hacking is, you own a property and you utilize other individualsContinue reading “House Hacking”

The 1% Rule

The 1% rule is kind of an industry standard in my area. If a property reaches the 1% rule, it is typically a solid long-term investment. There are a lot of other things which can make this untrue, however, it is a guideline we keep in mind. What does the 1% rule mean? It means,Continue reading “The 1% Rule”

My Journey into Crypto and Stock Investing

About two and a half years ago I became intrigued with bitcoin. I downloaded the Robinhood app and found out you could buy bitcoin on it. I started by trying to day trade bitcoin, which was a learning curve for me. After some pretty big gains and some major losses, I realized trying to dayContinue reading “My Journey into Crypto and Stock Investing”

Financial Freedom

With selling my shares of Stable Living, I acquired most of the properties Ryan and I owned together. This turned out to be very beneficial for both of us. I am a huge proponent of passive income and that is exactly what I will receive by getting the properties. With all the rentals Sam andContinue reading “Financial Freedom”

Focusing On The Big Picture

My brother and I were talking today about feeling useless at work. The past week, him and I have been running around trying to keep the individuals we have working with us busy. We have been looking at more projects, which paid off because we got a property under contract today. We have been doingContinue reading “Focusing On The Big Picture”