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Old Dawg's REI Network with Bill Manassero

Welcome to the Old Dawg's REI Network where cash flow is king, real estate investing the means, so you can enjoy your retirement dreams! Your host is Bill Manassero who started investing in real estate at the youthful age of 58 years. In this show, he will share his real-life successes and blunders as he seeks his quest to acquire 1,000 doors/units in 6 years. This podcast is a fun, information-packed program that features knowledgeable, engaging guests who will provide practical and easy-to-understand tips on how to succeed in real estate investing. Geared toward 50plusers who are approaching retirement or already there, each episode addresses real estate investing in light of the challenges of retirement living and fixed incomes. Emphasis is on immediate cash flow, short-term strategies, passive income infrastructures and building a legacy for your family’s future. The show guests will include actual real estate investors, as well as industry experts, who share tips on how real estate investing is a viable means for generating additional retirement income now. You’ll hear from real investors doing real deals, making real money and building real wealth in the "perfect storm" of today's real estate arena. Whether you're a beginner, intermediate or advance investor, you'll learn not only the real world knowledge and skills you need today, but also the mindset necessary to grow your real estate portfolio at your pace -- to meet your investment goals. No hype, no sales pitches. Just the information, skills, mindset and insight that will help you succeed. To enjoy podcast episodes not shown here, visit http://www.olddawgsreinetwork.com.
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Dec 30, 2019

Jason Harris may be young but he has been advising old dawgs on how to retire smart for the last 7 years.  However,  it wasn’t until he started investing in real estate that he saw the true solution to the perfect retirement.  Starting with almost no money and a strong commitment to succeed, Jason and his wife Carrie creatively grew and leveraged their real estate holdings to over $13 million (and counting) in just 9 years!

For complete show notes go to http://olddawgsreinetwork.com/retirement-thru-creative-financing/

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Dec 27, 2019

How much money does it really take to become a real estate investor?  $500?  $5,000?  $50,000?  Or, does the amount of money even matter if there is no motivation?  Too often, we use the money issue as an excuse for inaction.  In this podcast, Bill addresses the motivation issue as well as sharing  multiple strategies a newbie real estate investor can pursue today that requires $500 or less.

For complete show notes go to http://olddawgsreinetwork.com/real-estate-investor-for-only-500/

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Dec 23, 2019

Outside of an in-depth understanding of your market, thorough property analysis is key to your real estate investing success.  In this episode, Frank Gallinelli, Columbia University professor and author of the best selling book, What Every Real Estate Investor Needs to Know about Cash Flow, clearly explains effective property analysis, as well as identifying which key metrics are most important.

For complete show notes go to http://olddawgsreinetwork.com/rental-property-analysis-simplified/

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Dec 20, 2019

One key strategy for real estate investing success is finding good investment properties that are priced under market value.  However, in today’s sellers market, finding these “diamonds in the rough” can be challenging.  In today’s podcast episode, Bill shares some tried and true strategies that will help you both identify and acquire these valued properties.

For complete show notes go to http://olddawgsreinetwork.com/find-below-market-properties/

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Dec 16, 2019

When James Kandasamy and his wife took out a $50,000 home equity loan to invest in real estate, they never dreamed the loan would turn into over 800 units and $56 million in real estate assets 5 years later.  In this podcast, James shares how he discovered the power of leverage, multifamily re-positioning and effective asset management to quickly build his real estate empire.

For complete show notes go to http://olddawgsreinetwork.com/best-of-50k-into-56-million/

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Dec 13, 2019

This is our regular Fun Fact Friday “Ask Bill!” episode, where Bill answers specific real estate investing questions received during the month from e-mails, in-person conversations, phone calls or through online portals such as BiggerPockets.com and Quora.com.  In today’s episode, Bill answers questions on: : What’s the best way to start investing in real estate with little or no cash? How can I make $10,000 per month investing in real estate? Are there deals on Loopnet?  And what US real estate investment challenges are there for foreign investors?

For complete show notes go to http://olddawgsreinetwork.com/ask-bill-no-money-down-earn-10k/

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Dec 9, 2019

In 2008, Gary and Heidi Young were getting ready to retire -- and then the recession hit.  With four mortgages and no jobs, the recession took them by surprise and they struggled to recover and get through that difficult period.  In 2016, they discovered multifamily investing and, within 3 years had acquired nearly 600 units.  Today, their quest is much bigger than just acquiring more units.  They are seeking to positively impact the lives of the tenants living in each of their apartment communities.

For complete show notes go to http://olddawgsreinetwork.com/transformation-thru-multifamily/

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Dec 6, 2019

Setting obtainable goals is critical to effective planning and successful real estate investing.  But, as Bruce Lee put it, "A goal is not always meant to be reached, it often serves simply as something to aim at.”  When factors beyond your control hinder your ability to reach a goal, it's not the end of the world but an opportunity to learn, re-engineer and plan better.  In this podcast, Bill shares how important setting goals is to your success as a real estate investor but how not hitting your goals is okay, too.

For complete show notes go to http://olddawgsreinetwork.com/368-lets-get-real-about-goals/

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Dec 2, 2019

Did you know you can buy multiple unit properties for less than the price of a single family home and never have  to go through a bank?  In today's podcast, 50 year real estate investing vet Jay DeCima continues on the second of a two-part series sharing a unique real estate investing niche that few investors know.

For complete show notes go to http://olddawgsreinetwork.com/affordable-multifamily-investing-2/

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Nov 29, 2019

With 2020 fast approaching, people are evaluating the best ways to invest money in the new year.  There are plenty of investment options but which one will give the best return considering the economy, elections, interest rates and other unknown variables.  Is real estate, which has done so well over the last five years, still poised to produce good returns in 2020?  In today's podcast, Bill looks at real estate specifically and how it's likely to perform in the new year.

For complete show notes go to http://olddawgsreinetwork.com/366-is-real-estate-still-a-good-investment-in-2020/ 

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Nov 25, 2019

What happens when you own 23 single family rental homes and are still barely breaking even?  For author, educator and real estate investor with 50-plus years of experience Jay DeCima, he rolled up his sleeves and re-engineered his investing strategy to create a very profitable niche that virtually no one knows.  In this engaging two-part interview, expect to learn a lot from this seasoned REI vet.

For complete show notes go to  http://olddawgsreinetwork.com/affordable-multifamily-investing-1/

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Nov 22, 2019

One of the most difficult things for new real estate investors is just taking that first step – making that first purchase.  In today’s podcast, Bill shares how he made his first purchase, explores some of the common fears new investors encounter and suggests how you can overcome those fears and JUST DO IT!

For complete show notes go to http://olddawgsreinetwork.com/364-just-do-it/

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Nov 18, 2019

Two of the most compelling factors for real estate investing success are having a great mentor and being able to raise lots of money. In today's podcast, real estate investor and founder of Asym Capital Hunter Thompson addresses both areas by sharing his insider secrets of how he has attracted great mentors and raised over $50 million in private capital from high net worth individuals with unique techniques that actually draw mentors and investors to you!

For complete show notes go to http://olddawgsreinetwork.com/attracting-mentors-raising-capital/

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Nov 15, 2019

“A goal without a plan is just a wish.”  So is a real estate investor’s hopes of being successful without a plan.  A good strategic real estate investing plan is critical if you hope to succeed as a real estate investor.  In this episode, Bill shares why you need a plan as well outlining how to write a 2020 Strategic Real Estate Investing Plan that will yield significant results!

For complete show notes go to http://olddawgsreinetwork.com/your-2020-strategic-rei-plan/

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Nov 12, 2019

She grew up in a tough part of town, the oldest of six kids, being raised by a hard-working single mom.  All she knew was that she would work hard at school and every job she ever got so that she would never end up in the same situation as her mom.  In today's podcast, financial expert, real estate investor and founding partner of Zenith Capital Group, Apex Multifamily and REIMom.com Anna Kelly, shares her amazing story of how she, her husband and four children overcame challenging life obstacles, against the odds, including surviving as an investor during the 2008 recession, to retire early as a multimillionaire real estate mom.

For complete show notes go to http://olddawgsreinetwork.com/millionaire-real-estate-mom/

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Nov 8, 2019

One of the biggest challenges of managing small apartments is not having onsite property management. Bill Manassero found this a major challenge as a new multifamily owner.  His solution: In August 2018, he brought in a "House Mom" - a quasi employee tenant who would act as the onsite property overseer.  One year later and after he fired his first House Mom, he is now ready for the new and improved House Mom 2.0.  In today’s Fun Facts Friday podcast episode, Bill shares an update on how his experiment went, what he learned, what he did wrong and how his new upgrade is a huge improvement over House Mom 1.0.

For complete show notes go to http://olddawgsreinetwork.com/360-house-moms-2-0/

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Nov 4, 2019

How going from corporate civil engineer to house flipper to creator of a modern affordable housing development in North Carolina helped Jerome Myers to see his dreams come true in amazing ways.  In today's episode,  civil engineer, executive coach, real estate investor, business strategy consultant, and CEO Jerome Myers shares how he is using real estate investing to make a long-term positive impact on his community and on the lives of many others.

For complete show notes go to http://olddawgsreinetwork.com/from-dreamer-to-dream-catcher/

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Nov 1, 2019

Private lending has picked up the pace in recent years despite the high-interest rates being charged by private lenders.  There are many reasons that have attracted lenders into this space but the biggest is that individual investors can yield high returns, backed by strong collateral, especially real estate, making private lending one of the best investments out there.   In today's podcast, Bill will share how you can become a private lender as well as some of the pros and cons involved.  If you are interested in becoming “the bank,” you might want to listen.

For complete show notes go to http://olddawgsreinetwork.com/how-to-be-a-private-money-lender/

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Oct 28, 2019

You've found your dream property, negotiated a great price and found the perfect mortgage loan!  Now you need to complete one of your most critical due diligence steps - the property inspection!  In today's podcast episode, expert home inspector Scott Spaulding takes us into the crawl spaces of your new property purchase as he shares insider secrets to insure you made the right purchase decision and that you know every key detail about your new investment acquisition.

For complete show notes go to http://olddawgsreinetwork.com/effective-property-inspections/

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Oct 25, 2019

This is our regular Fun Fact Friday “Ask Bill!” episode, where Bill answers specific real estate investing questions received during the month from e-mails, in-person conversations, phone calls or through online portals such as BiggerPockets.com and Quora.  In today’s episode, Bill answers questions on How to Get Started in Real Estate Investing, REI for Cash Flow, Where to Buy Cheap Multifamily Properties, Good REI CPAs and Good Flipping Resources.

For complete show notes go to http://olddawgsreinetwork.com/getting-started-in-rei-cash-flow/

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Oct 21, 2019

Brian Page became a millionaire in his 20’s as a residential real estate investor, only to lose it all in the historic crash of 2008.  Starting over with no credit or ability to buy property, Brian discovered a way to use other people’s properties to generate significant income.  He went on to make six figures in six months, and, scaling his business, became a multimillionaire by renting and listing properties on Airbnb.  In today's podcast, Brian shares the secrets of how he not only grew a successful cash flowing business but how he further created his business to operate almost entirely without his involvement.

For complete show notes go to http://olddawgsreinetwork.com/how-to-make-big-money-with-airbnbs/

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Oct 18, 2019

According to a panel of more than 100 housing experts and economists, the next recession is expected to hit in 2020.  A few even said it may begin later in 2019, while another substantial portion predict that a recession will occur in 2021. But unlike last time, the housing market won't be the cause. In this podcast episode, Bill examines the findings of this study and it's implications for real estate investors.

For complete show notes go to http://olddawgsreinetwork.com/354-the-coming-recession/

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Oct 15, 2019

Lisa Phillips had everything going for her.  Great new engineering job.  Her first home.  Everything was going great, that is, until the recession hit.  Then, almost over night, she lost her job and her new home.  Fast forward 10 years.  Using her engineering skills and a first-hand knowledge of low income neighborhoods, she has mastered the art of real estate investing in homes averaging $35-50,000 per house.  In this podcast, Lisa shares how, using the 2% rule, she is able to generate great cash flow for a very modest investment.

For complete show notes go to http://olddawgsreinetwork.com/affordable-real-estate-investing/

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Oct 11, 2019

Many seniors, as they approach or enter retirement, have found that their retirement savings may be inadequate for the long haul, let alone be able to cover unexpected expenses, medical emergencies or assisted living costs.  Their 401(k) or IRA aren't earning what they thought it would, and even though they qualify for Social Security, they realize it might not be around nor be enough to even make a difference.  In this podcast, Bill explores the reasons why real estate investing may be the best way for seniors to "fill the gap" in their retirement financial planning.

For complete show notes go to http://olddawgsreinetwork.com/rei-is-best-retirement-investment/

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Oct 7, 2019

Josh Eitington learned multifamily investing through the school of hard knocks.  Starting with C minus properties in tough areas and moving to upscale B properties in hot downtown markets, he has refined and improved his investing strategy one step at a time.  In today's podcast, Josh shares how, today, his business is thriving and how he is finding great off-market deals in great markets for long-term value and strong returns.

For complete show notes go to http://olddawgsreinetwork.com/finding-the-best-apartments/

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