Posts by Daray Olaleye

BTM126: Tech Giant Money Partner For Flippers & Landlords with Ross Hamilton

Ross Hamilton started investing in real estate in 2001 at 19 years of age and has personally owned or partnered in hundreds of real estate investments around the US. In his early 20’s, using the profits earned from his real estate investing business, Ross founded ConnectedInvestors online platform. The Connected Investors platform has grown into a real estate investment marketplace and the premier social network of over half a million real estate investors.

His platform is the first company to build a private money marketplace that allows real estate investors to easily get loan offers from multiple private money lenders by simply tapping a few buttons. The tech company facilitates over $3B in fix and flip and buy and hold funding requests each month.

 

Key Points From This Episode:

  • Ross’s transition from BMX to Real Estate
  • The emergence of Facebook for Real Estate Investors
  • How Ross linked up with the CEO of LendingTree
  • How Connected Investors grew to hundreds of thousands of users
  • Where to find the best/cheapest private money
  • What else to look for in a private money partner
  • How to become a private money lender
  • How to get private money lenders to fight for your deal
  • If you should find funding 1st or the deal 1st
  • As a brand new lender, how you should price yourself
  • Amazon and Real Estate
  • How to find deals in todays market
  • Hyper Targeting deals (cheatcode)

 

Links Mentioned in Today’s Episode:

Ross’s Website

Recommended Book:

Think and Grow Rich by Napoleon Hill

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Lifestyle Design App:

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BTM125: Why It’s Not Working? (Information vs. Transformation)

Why isn’t your real estate business where you want it to be?

Why are you struggling in your journey to full-time self employment?

Why is it that you’ve learned so much yet have taken so little action?

On today’s episode, I breakdown exactly what’s keeping most of us from the transformation that we truly desire.

 

Links Mentioned in Today’s Episode:

Before The Millions Mastermind

Before The Millions Workshop

Before The Millions Podcast

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BTM 124: Pay Off Debt Or Invest In Real Estate with Sam Kwak

Immigrated from South Korea in 1999, the Kwak family only had $2000 cash in hand and a small 1 bedroom apartment in Albany Park area in Chicago. Today, Sam and Daniel have scaled to 75 units and are helping others to get involved in the industry!

On today’s show Sam and I discuss the thought process surrounding debt and real estate. Most people believe that it proper to pay off debt before they consider investing in real estate, but is this true? Find out on today’s show.

 

Key Points From This Episode:

  • What phantom appreciation is
  • Should you invest or pay debt?
  • The coming recession and what to do about it
  • Do banks have the power to call your loan due?
  • Sam’s first 3 years getting 0 deals done
  • How to be worth 1 million dollars
  • What the debt acceleration method is
  • Sam’s vision for North Korea

 

Links Mentioned in Today’s Episode:

Kwak Brother’s Website

Recommended Book:

Rich Dad Poor Dad by Robert Kiyosaki

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Lifestyle Design App:

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BTM 123: The Corporate Lie

Daray Olaleye and Matthew Baltzell discuss why “the Corporate American Dream” doesn’t lead to happiness or freedom. Daray explains “it was ALL a big lie!”

Key Points From This Episode:

  • Building a Real Estate Empire – Monopoly Style
  • The single day that changed Daray’s life
  • How to get the real estate ball rolling
  • Why the fear of success is more prominent that we know

 

Links Mentioned in Today’s Episode:

Matthew’s Podcast

Daray’s Website

Recommended Book:

4 Hour Work Week by Tim Ferris

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BTM122: Your Real Estate Brand Must Create Authority with Seth Ferguson

Seth Ferguson, today’s guest, is recognized as a real estate industry leader. With a decade of high-performance experience behind him, he has excelled in building businesses in several branches of real estate. Seth began his career in real estate on the residential brokerage side, when he got the idea to create his first product, a book!

With his first book, seth realized the power of positioning himself as a thought leader as will as the power of adding value to others while the book single handedly created more sales for Seth’s business.

He went on to build on the idea of being an authority in the real estate space to reach the masses and to generate more revenue. Seth faced a critical moment in his life where he lost everything he owned to his former spouse but reframed his story and turned it into victory.

Today Seth is a TED talk speaker, podcaster, author and investor that continues to build his brand around real estate to get to his real estate goals that much quicker.

 
 

Key Points From This Episode:

  • How a Realtor can drive more sales by writing a book
  • The type of products and services that help your real estate business
  • How to raise capital through brand building
  • Where marketing is going in 2020 and why video is important
  • Seth’s transition from single family to multifamily
  • What Seth did when his ex took everything, including his real estate

 
 

Links Mentioned in Today’s Episode:

Seth’s Website

Recommended Book:

Rich Dad Poor Dad by Robert Kiyosaki

Listen to this books for free!

Lifestyle Design App:

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