TOP 10 Most Popular Best Ever Episodes
(Updated: July 30, 2019)
The Best Real Estate Investing Advice Ever show is the longest running daily real estate investing podcast on the planet! It is ranked in the Top 100 “Business” podcasts and Top 3 “Real Estate” podcasts on Apple Podcasts.
With over 1500 interviews with real estate pros, here is a list of the 10 most popular Best Ever episodes of all-time. Whether you are a loyal best ever listener and experienced investor or someone who is just looking to get started, you are guaranteed to find value – both educational and inspiration – in these episodes.
#1: JF1228: Two Unique Ways To Find Your First Off Market Apartment Deal #FollowAlongFriday
Joe and Theo tell us a couple surprising and proven ways to find an off market apartment deal. You might be surprised how easy it is for you to add these techniques to what you are already doing in your real estate business.
#2: JF1231: Leveraging Technology To Automate The Money-Raising Process with Craig Cecilio
With nearly $1 billion in real estate assets financed, Craig has been quite successful with raising money. One thing that sets him apart from other groups doing the same thing is he leverages technology. His offerings are still 506c but he uses a crowdfunding platform rather than doing one-off syndications for each deal. Using the crowd funding platform allows him to cut out the some of the middle-men and automate much of the process.
#3: JF1230: Find An Asset Class With Less Competition And Dominate It #SkillSetSunday with Tyler Sheff
When Tyler is looking for deals, he loves to find 5-50 unit deals. This is an interesting space because it cuts out the smaller investors who are intimidated by multifamily, simultaneously you cut out the bigger investors because the deal is too small for them. The biggest contributor to Tyler’s success he says is not assuming anything anymore, rather always asking questions. We get to hear great tips on how Tyler negotiates hs deals, be ready to take notes.
#4: JF1229: Hard Money Lending & Business Consulting All-In-One with Doug Fath
Doug and his company Legacy capital lend to investors and they also help them look to the future and grow their businesses. They work with their clients, not only funding deals, but also setting up one and three year plans. Doug says that even successful investors will not have one or three year plans, and are instead being ran by their businesses, rather than the other way around.
#5: JF1227: 3 Apartment Buildings Closed In Just 12 Months with Mark Yuschak
According to Mark, he was “fortunate enough to get laid off”, which allowed him to focus on real estate full time. Now Mark is a residential real estate broker and investor. He’s done 50+ flips has 20-25 rental SFR and now he owns 3 apartment buildings.
#6: JF1217: 2018 Market Predictions From An Expert Economist with Peter Linneman
Peter is with us for the first episode of 2018, and that is not by coincidence. An economist by trade, we get a TON of great advice when it comes to how we look at the economy and markets. Some of his best advice is to take a step back and look at the bigger picture, don’t just focus on your business or you’ll never see the full picture. At the end of the interview Peter gives us a 2018 economy prediction. You don’t want to miss this one!
#7: JF1221: Your Guide To Evaluating An Apartment Community Before Making An Offer #FollowAlongFriday
Follow Along Friday is back for the New Year! Today Joe and Theo tell us mistakes they have made when evaluating deals and what they do differently now. If you’re in the market for any property, especially apartment buildings or communities, this is definitely an episode you want to listen to.
#8: JF1486: From One SFR To Owning 100+ Units in Just Three Years While Working Full Time with Powell Chee
Powell bought his first property in 2015, which was just a single family home that he rented out. In the 3 years since then, Powell has acquired some bigger deals, for a total of over 100 units. Oh yeah, he’s also been working full time during this time!
#9: JF1212: Leaving A Comfortable Job To Pursue Investing Full Time with Pat Flynn
With the birth of his daughter, Pat needed a change. He didn’t want to miss out on his daughters life and with an offshore job, he would have missed 8 months per year. After weighing pros and cons, Pat took the leap, quit his job and began investing full time. Tune in to hear an inspiring story of chasing a goal, and succeeding while improving your life.
#10: JF1330: BRRRR 101: Real Life Example Of Scaling Using This Famous Method Of Investing with Joe Cornwell
Joe is a police officer in the Cincinnati, Ohio area. He’s also a very savvy investor and agent who has tackled three deals in his short time being an investor, with plans and goals to do more and more. Today Joe gives us details of his first BRRRR deal, a duplex that he renovated, rented, and refinanced. He was able to use that equity created and use it to buy a 6 unit, which is the beauty of doing BRRRR deals.
If you enjoyed and found value from listening to these episodes, head on over to the Best Ever Blog for even more lessons, like the 6 creative ways to break into multifamily syndication.