EP 457 – Land Investing with Jill DeWit and Steven Butala

NCS 457 | Land Investing

  Buying and selling real estate can be quite fun when done correctly and when profits start pouring in. Land investing can also be a tricky trade but understanding its ins and outs can make it less complicated. Scott talks with Jill DeWit and Steven Butala from Land Academy about finding, buying, marketing, and flipping land deals. The couple talks about some other ways in making great land investments, including how to get an asset … Read More

EP 456 – Entrepreneurial Discussions with George Antone

  One entrepreneur’s success can be everybody’s success. Buddies Scott and George Antone from Fynanc spends time catching up and discussing about what drives them as entrepreneurs and their biggest fears in life. Antone talks about a software he is creating that will revolutionize investing in a whole different way. He also shares the biggest lessons he has learned from his students, including his failures and missteps from his successes. In the end, learning exactly … Read More

EP 448 – The Chicken Or The Egg

NCS 448 | Chicken Or Egg

  The chicken or the egg is a dilemma that has also penetrated the world of real estate. In the note business, it often equates to the property or the bank. Scott helps us understand this predicament by providing some details on which entity must be dealt with first. Proving the order of importance between the property and the egg, Scott says that if you are chasing eggs, it is advisable to go upstream and … Read More

EP 424 – What If The Note World Ended

NCS 424 | Notes

  As much as we would like to live in a world of amazingness that comes with buying distressed debt and notes, it helps to remind ourselves to look to the other side and consider the opposite as well. Scott discusses what would happen if the market suddenly dried up and what he would do to invest if the note market came to an end and the world of distress debts are no more. — … Read More

EP 419 – So You Want To Start A Fund

NCS 419 | Start A Fund

  Starting a fund is not as simple to do as you may think. It is not something that you should do immediately if you have only done a couple of deals or no deals. Before jumping in head first, there are a couple of very important things that you have to consider – from looking for an attorney to getting in touch with what you really intend to do with it. Scott shares some … Read More

EP NNA 38 – Building A Perfect Pitch Book

NNA 38 | Pitch Book

  Some investors may have come into the industry without having any background on marketing. As we all know, the note business requires you to market yourself and your business in order to succeed in it. You will have to make presentations, speak at an event, or even just talk to your potential clients. Overall, you will need to ace your marketing skills. Scott gears you up for that as he shares about building a … Read More

EP 414 – What I Love About Note Investing

NCS 414 | Note Investing

    Most of us here are in the industry because we have come to love real estate or note investing in one way or another. As we continue with this deep relation, it helps to remind ourselves of where the market is at to make sure we don’t fall out of love of it really fast. Just as notes can be jaded, something sudden could happen that might stab us in the back. Keeping … Read More

EP 397 – New Year = New Plan

NCS 397 | New Plan

  Tweaking your focus is definitely a great plan for the new year. The market has changed, and establishing a new plan of attack to go by these changes is what you might want to focus on. On this episode of the Note Closers Show, Scott talks about what you should be focusing on in order to reach your goals. He also shares effective techniques to organize your game plan for the new year. — … Read More

EP NNA 29 – Prospecting For Note Gold with Brecht Palombo

NNA 29 | Bank Prospector

  The most important thing in the note business is finding notes. Yet it is probably the most difficult thing there is to do. The thing about banks is that they sell notes and continually generate them. Brecht Palombo discusses some of the ways to use Bank Prospector to find banks with bad assets. Brecht walks us through a proven three-step system for sourcing bank direct notes from institutions. With the aid of a software, … Read More

EP 383 – Note Market Trends with Kevin Shortle

NCS 383 | Note Market Trends

  You got to be able to pivot a little bit with your business, whether it’s being a little more focused on the real estate side, the distressed side, or the owner finance side of terms. Longtime note and real estate investor Kevin Shortle from ProSpeak Productions says we still have a lot of untapped opportunities out there, but you have to have that depth of knowledge to continue on. Scott talks with Kevin about … Read More

EP 336 – Finish 2018 Strong And Move Into 2019 On A Roll

NCS 336 | Finish 2018 Strong

  The last third of the year tends to make people lose sight of their goals and slow down. By September, school starts; October is for Halloween; Thanksgiving happens in November; then December is for Christmas. With all of these things happening each month, it becomes easier to get distracted and this undoubtedly harms your business. Scott discusses the importance of finishing the final few months of 2018 strong and moving into 2019 on a … Read More

EP NC 01 – What Is Note CAMP?

NC 01 | Note Camp

Many people may wonder what Note CAMP is. The best way to describe it is what it isn’t. First of all, it isn’t a pitch fest. Also, it isn’t solely focused on Scott Carson or We Close Notes. Note CAMP is focused on forming principles, content, actions, marketing, and profit-generating nuggets for those that attend the camp. A great line up is coming up as keynote speakers who are subject matter experts in their own … Read More