EP 604 – Next Level Income In Multifamily Real Estate With Chris Larsen

NCS 604 | Multifamily Real Estate

  When you look closely at the demographics, it is a safe bet that multifamily real estate will continue to be a lucrative property class for years to come. Exactly where and how do you find the best deals in this space? What should you look for in an investment deal? Chris Larsen, the Founder and Managing Partner of Next-Level Income, gives us some of his ideas on these questions. With over twenty years of … Read More

EP NNA 63 – The New Note Investor Checklist: 11 Must-Do Things When Starting Your Note Business

NNA 63 | Note Investor Checklist

  Just with any other business, proper preparation for your new real estate investing venture will give you numerous advantages and preempt some of the problems that may arise in the future. What are the things you need to do when starting out as a new note investor? Today, Scott Carson takes his expertise in note investing to share eleven critical items that new note investors (and real estate investors, in general) need to put … Read More

EP 598 – How I Made $40K From A $100 Option Fee

NCS 598 | Wholesale Deals

  Not all wholesale deals are home runs, especially when you’re dealing with distressed properties. Sometimes, however, an investor can get excellent returns by getting creative. Scott Carson shares the story about one of his first wholesale deals that started as a distressed note where he got creative and made $40,000 from a $100 option fee. Scott’s experience is an eye-opener for all beginner investors to start educating themselves about the different options they can … Read More

EP 597 – The Hoarder House: An Appointment From Hell

NCS 597 | Hoarder House

  While watching some hit TV shows like Hoarders and Hoarding: Buried Alive are enjoyable, very few people would actually consider purchasing a hoarder home. Who would want a property filled with mountains of junk, infestations, and other issues? In this episode of the Note Closers Show, Scott Carson discusses his first ever distressed homeowner appointment that turned out to be a hoarder house. One thing he learned from his friend is that the smell … Read More

EP 585 – Why You Should Invest In Mobile Home Parks With Kevin Bupp

NCS 585 | Mobile Home Parks

  When someone goes into real estate investing, mobile home parks and parking lots aren’t exactly the first things that come to mind. A mere decade ago, the industry was composed of a few small, scattered players. Today, however, we see bigger companies starting to see the investment value of these properties and the decent returns they provide. Scott Carson talks with real estate investor Kevin Bupp of Sunrise Capital Investors about this type of real estate investing. Kevin … Read More

EP 556 – Growing Into 100 Notes

NCS 556 | Growing Into 100 Notes

  Scott Carson breaks down the five most important factors that you must have in place when you grow your note business from one-deals to a larger portfolio of distressed mortgage notes. He discusses the need for a good servicer and other vendors, along with having your systems in place, communication and other necessary items when growing. He also shares the need to have an assistant or staff already trained and ready to handle the … Read More

EP 495 – What’s Your Best Fit with Gail Villanueva

NCS 495 | Fitting In Real Estate

  Being a first-timer in the world of real estate can be daunting, most especially when you’re being confronted by its many different niches. Guiding you into finding your own place, Note Mastermind member Gail Villanueva lends us great tips from her new book, Real Estate – What’s Your Best Fit? She outlines the five different categories through a quiz that will help you identify what is your best fit in this industry. While sharing … Read More

EP 493 – Are You An Askhole?

NCS 493 | Askhole

  Have you ever encountered someone who eagerly asks for your advice but never acts on them? Someone who gets into every consultation and training for free but never follows through? If this person sounds familiar, then Scott Carson has a name for them – askholes. It could be other people, or it could be you. In this episode, Scott breaks down the ten ways that you could be an askhole and some things that you … Read More

EP 492 – Five Minute Success with Karen Briscoe

NCS 492 | Daily Habits For Success

  Many realtors get excited about the note business because it is a great way to find leads, future REOs, and short sales. However, that is only touching the surface because, in order to succeed at it, there is a lot that goes into that most notably with the actions you repeatedly take, tiny or not. Scott Carson talks with real estate investor and record-setting realtor Karen Briscoe of the Huckaby Briscoe Conroy Group about … Read More

EP 463 – From Aerospace To The Note Space: The Journey To Full Time Note Investing with Note Mastermind Member Dan Deppen

NCS 463 | Full Time Note Investing

  Transitioning from one job to a totally different profession is not easy, especially when you shift from being a mechanical design engineer in the aerospace industry to a real estate investor. Note mastermind member and full-time note investor Dan Deppen tells us about his journey as a note investor and how he was able to leave his full-time career to explore note investing. Initially working deals at home with the help of an assistant, … Read More

EP 453 – Business, Barbecue, And Bullshit with Tim Herriage

NCS 453 | Business And Barbecue

  Successful businesses always start with interesting stories about how they emerged. Scott talks to long-time friend and real estate investor, Tim Herriage, about how he quit the Marine Corps and made his way through real estate. Tim shares his struggles in the industry and how he survived a roller coaster of emotions when shutting down his own business. He also gets into real estate, his favorite barbecue in Texas, and evolving as an entrepreneur. … Read More