EP NNA 6 – ROI Calculator: A Must-Have In Your Note Investing Toolkit

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NCS NNA 6 | ROI Calculator

The most important tool any note investor should have is an ROI calculator. With notes, ROI calculators come with a set of rules so that you don’t kill every deal when you over-analyze everything. They differ for rentals, fix and flips and owner financing. One of the biggest and simplest rules is to pick two or three states when you’re just starting because you will have more problems than you can deal with if you … Read More

EP 254 – Overcoming Obstacles And Killing Squirrels

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NCS 254 | Overcoming Obstacles

Focus is everything. 80% of your income comes from 20% of your actions. You can get to where you need to be as long as you keep working toward it and you are focused. So what do you do to help you clear your head? How do you keep your focus on your long-term goals? Scott discusses the difficulties and ruts that real estate investors often fall into and shares some of the things that can help you in staying on track and … Read More

EP 255 – Flourishing On Florida’s Gulf Coast with Brent Garrett

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NCS 255 | Florida Hot Market

Note investors who have been buying in Florida for the past decade have been making a lot of profit now that the Florida hot market has rebounded from the dropped values. A lot of players have recently come in, but Brent Garrett believes that the note game in his area is still where it’s at since ten years ago, except now, everyone knows how big of a market it is. He shares his process of … Read More

EP 253 – Surviving And Succeeding The Evolution Of The Note Business with Rick Allen and TJ Osterman

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When starting your own company, you can put in low capital and still be profitable the whole time. Rick Allen and TJ Osterman from Paperstac share how educating yourself and knowing everything you can about the business will steer you away from trouble and get you on the right path. Their business has evolved from fix and flips to notes to owning property and now investing. By being a lending institution, they now make money out of putting … Read More

EP 252 – The School of Hard Knocks, Financial Education Classes with Martin Saenz

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NCS 252 | Financial Education Classes

The note investing market is getting a little tighter and the competition is getting steeper. Martin Saenz encourages new note investors to take advantage of all the conferences and networking events to find hedge funds as well as putting in work like making phone calls and blasting emails to your database, all of which can lead to better opportunities. Matt’s key advice is to immerse yourself in training and workshops every chance you can get it. Financial … Read More

EP 251 – Stop Choking Your Note Business with Your Own Money and Start Raising Private Capital

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NCS 251 | Raising Private Capital

Trying to build credibility by doing deals with your own funds before you borrow someone else’s money is a big misconception. There’s nothing wrong with self-funding a deal, but if you’ve got a limited amount of funds invested in a deal and don’t follow up on raising private capital, you can’t make bids once a good offer comes around because you don’t have any more funds to use. Scott shares some tips and nuggets on … Read More

EP 250 – Live Calls Q&A: Overcoming Objections With Credibility

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NCS 250 | Overcoming Objections

Everybody starts from somewhere, whether you’re a broker who lost it all and worked hard to get it all back or a high school graduate that transitioned from being a janitor to construction worker, who now owns an LLC. One thing about transitions is you need to build confidence which is the biggest hurdle for Anthony. People still see him as the construction guy and not as a note closer. He realized that overcoming objections … Read More

EP NNA 5 – Three Big Things To Boost Your Business

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NCS NNA 5 | Three Big Things

The best thing about attending events, other than getting off the chair and out of the office, is meeting people and getting new ideas. There are always lessons to be learned from the people that you meet at events. It’s best to dial your list down to three big doable things that will change the way you run your business. One of those big things is to have an up and a down funnel for … Read More

EP 249 – Building An Investor’s Database With Banking Blitzkrieg

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NCS 249 | Banking Blitzkrieg

One of the most important tools a note investor has is a huge database that he can pull out leads from. Conducting phone calls, sending out emails and having a LinkedIn profile will help grow this database, but there is a faster way to this. Banking Blitzkrieg is an investors program hosted by We Close Notes that pools in 20 people who will be making phone calls to a list of asset managers on a … Read More

EP 247 – Lessons To Learn From The Traffic And Conversion Summit 2018

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NCS 247 | Traffic and Conversion

  Scott shares some of the biggest nuggets and the latest trends that he took away from the 2018 Traffic and Conversion Summit held in San Diego, CA. The summit mainly focused on marketing traffic and conversion, basically how you can look for traffic and convert that into deal flows and funding sources. One of the most striking techniques highlighted was using live videos to attract attention, gain reactions, and get people hooked into what … Read More

EP 248 – Learn The Secrets to Million Dollar Savings Using Self-Directed IRA Accounts with Anne Marie Hollonds

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  Anne Marie Hollonds of Quest IRA discusses how you can put your money into work by opening self-directed IRA accounts either in real estate, private lending, or other investment vehicles. Anne Marie also shares their upcoming events and what they’re doing with education to help clients engage and build their financial goals. They regularly do free classes about notes, commercial deals, flipping, and other areas that people are interested which they share through Zoom … Read More

EP 246 – Running Your Real Estate Business Remotely with Lindsay Gordon

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NCS 246 | Real Estate Business

  Nowadays, with the internet making the world smaller and any place accessible at your fingertips, any business can be done from anywhere, including real estate. Lindsay Gordon of Silver Capital Bay was conducting her real estate business out of Philadelphia before she decided to transition to Puerto Rico and gained the ability to finance her dreams with her note business. Lindsay shares the highs and lows of running a business remotely and the challenges … Read More