BTM138: Investor Takes on 95 Countries with Full Time Job with Maurice Philogene

Today’s guest, Maurice Philogene is a full-time consultant in corporate america, multifamily investor, restaurant owner, reserve in the US Air Force and police officer.

Maurice is also an avid traveler and has visited over 95 countries to date because of how he’s been able to design a lifestyle without limits through real estate and other business ventures.

How does he do it all? How has he created a lifestyle that best suits his wants, needs and desires? Find out on today’s episode.

Key Points From This Episode:

  • The intersection of exposure and discontentment
  • How to understand your life in days instead of years
  • How Maurice acquired 10 rental properties in his 1st year
  • Why owning a restaurant shouldn’t be about the money
  • The power behind social investments
  • Why Maurice transitioned from sfr to apartments
  • How to raise your kids to appreciate lifestyle design
  • Maurice’s unique outlook on marriage


Links Mentioned in Today’s Episode:

Maurice’s Instagram

Recommended Book:

Vagabonding by Rolf Potts

Man’s Search For Meaning by Viktor Frankl

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BTM121: Secrets of Profiting from Airbnb, Corporate & Short Term Rentals with the Landlord Scientist Al Williamson

Al Williamson aka The Landlord Scientist joins us on today’s show to discuss strategic problem solving, landlording for maximum profits and the most lucrative short term rental business (with little start up costs).

The pivotal moment in Al’s journey is when he purchase an 8 unit apartment and created enough side income to dramatically increase his cashflow to retire from Corporate America. Since, Al has been focused on his best strategy to date in Short Term Rentals and Corporate Housing.

On this episode, we’ll cover it all. We’ll even dive into a bit of mindset work for better strategic thinking.


Key Points From This Episode:

  • Creative problem solving and Real Estate
  • Creative ways to increase your property’s income
  • The inception of AirBnB
  • Short term rentals vs. AirBnB
  • How to get started with Short Term Rentals
  • The importance of a “clueless” mentor
  • The benefits of rental arbitrage
  • A secret way around obtrusive Laws & Regulations
  • Creative ways to utilize a Virtual Assistants and Cleaning Crews
  • How to pay yourself in your business
  • How to pay yourself as an S-Corp


Links Mentioned in Today’s Episode:

Al’s Website

Recommended Book:

6 Thinking Hats by Edward de Bono

Lateral Thinking

Water Lodging

No Money Down by Charles Allen

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