EP 464 – Focusing On Your Note Investing Goals with Note Mastermind Member Wylea Griggs

NCS 464 | Note Investing Goals

  The real estate note business is so tempting these days for so many promising reasons. Wylea Griggs, note buyer, and owner of Eleesee Solutions, LLC, talks about her note business, her goals, and her passion for helping people. She shares how she got into the note business and what lured her to enter it. Setting goals is essential in any business or in life generally. For Wylea, becoming a full-time note investor meant focusing … Read More

EP 420 – Realistic Expectations

NCS 420 | Realistic Expectations

  Coming into the note business may not as easy as it sounds. Far from what people think, it takes a lot of marketing and time. Keeping your realistic expectations in check, Scott talks about the reality of the note business. At the heart of it, what the industry requires is patience paired with consistency. Scott gives some great wisdom to think about when coming into the real estate space and imparts some advice about … Read More

EP 407 – Cutting Out The Noise

NCS 407 | Cutting Out The Noise

  In Napoleon Hill’s book, Outwitting the Devil, he talks about how a devil distracts us as entrepreneurs and people. In the note business, we can see this in how there are days where we get frustrated with the lack of activity and success with our deals. What ends up happening is that the market becomes too noisy with our own worries and what’s going on around that it distracts us from our goals and from following … Read More

EP 379 – Notes Direct with Tracy Z

NCS 379 | Notes Direct

  Scott interviews Tracy Z Rewey from Notes Direct about her 30 plus years of experience as a note investor along with what investors can look for at Notes Direct. Tracy Z shares how leveraging BiggerPockets has helped her out with a number of things, giving some of the key points to those looking to buy or sell an owner-financed note. Bringing up her product, she talks about the importance of an independent third-party servicer … Read More

EP NNA 26 – 2021: A Note Odyssey

NNA 26 | Note Business

  The future may be unpredictable, but the good thing is we can always prepare for it. Scott discusses what he believes the future will hold for the note business, his business, and what’s in store for you. Scott ponders on the question, “Where is the note business going to be in three years?” and gives a view on the possibilities of what may happen – from licensing and foreclosing, to market values. He talks … Read More

EP 353 – Planning Your Numbers

NCS 353 | Planning Your Numbers

  Reaching your goals is all about setting numbers and hitting them. The same way we do every New Year, we create these visions and goals to reach and hit the mark. Taking it to the business aspect, Scott discusses the best way of planning your numbers in your note business. He talks all about the numbers you need to keep in mind to be guided on your future goals and moves. Scott gives the … Read More

EP 335 – Connect And Reach Out With Technology And Smartphones

NCS 335 | Technology And Smartphones

  The advancement of technology has made it possible to connect with more people than you could ever before. In the business side of things, it provides you an outlet to create more deals and reach out to your clients. Technology in notes is the new media outlet and that your smartphone is the tool that can be very handy for when you need marketing. Scott shares some of the cool technology features that WCN … Read More

EP 334 – Product Of Our Coaches: On Being Coachable In Life

NCS 334 | Product Of Our Coaches

  Life is a series of making failures and learning from them. Sometimes, we have the best people that can help guide us through all of these ups and downs. They are our coaches who continually inspire and push us to become better and to reach our goals. So Scott shares how the coaches of his past have helped to shape and mold him for today. Calling on to people who have created an impact … Read More

EP NNA 20 – Bringing Home The Bacon

NNA 20 | Bringing Home The Bacon

  Bringing home the bacon is what we all want. However, that’s the only place we are usually at – wanting. We think about how good it is but not really getting up and going for it. Maybe the solutions are all too vague and not doable for you. Scott breaks down some of the easiest things to do to help you bring home the bacon in your note business. From the first step of … Read More

EP 314 – Borrower Outreach: To Call or Not to Call?

NCS 314 | Borrower Outreach

  Dealing with people can be tricky. Most especially when you are calling your borrowers about note deals. Scott breaks down the to-dos and what-not’s when doing your own borrower outreach. In this business, you will most likely be in the dilemma of choosing between “to call” or “not to call.” Either way, there are things you need to keep in mind when faced with these situations—from the legalities and authorization, up to the right … Read More

EP 307 – Ten Note Commandments

NCS 307 | Ten Note Commandments

  There are a lot of different rules you have to keep in mind when you’re buying notes because there’s a lot of moving parts to the note business and lots of nuts and bolts. There are a lot of them, but these are probably the ten biggest ones you need to keep in mind when you’re looking at buying distressed notes. This is just a start to get more information to understand things a … Read More

EP NNA 18 – Steps To Building A Blueprint For Success

NNA 18 | Blueprint For Success

  Nobody is an overnight success. We make a lot of mistakes but the important thing is to learn from our failures. If you love what you do, just keep pushing and pushing to go up, make things happen, and don’t take no for an answer. Find a way to make it work because perseverance does pay off. Scott recounts his life story of how he rose up in the note business out of nothing, … Read More