#17: David Greene
David Greene is a real estate investor and the current host of the BiggerPockets real estate podcast. He has authored several best-selling books, including Long-Distance Real Estate Investing; Buy, Rehab, Rent, Refinance, Repeat; and the Top Producer Trilogy: Sold, Skill, and Scale.
Today’s episode is 2 parts: Part 1, recorded in front of a live audience, focuses on real estate investing in today’s market and David's forecast for 2023 and beyond. Part 2 focuses on David's approach to self-development and what he's doing to build a better a life for himself.
David and Brandon also talk about:
-David's warning that owning real estate may only be reserved for wealthy people in the near future.
-Cash flow as a "defensive" mechanism
-10 ways to make money in real estate
-The effectiveness of BRRRR in today’s market
-The importance of giving, rather than taking when climbing towards success
-How David transformed from timid teenager to law enforcement officer to celebrated real estate professional
-“House Hacking” for financial freedom
-Delayed gratification, and how older investors see things differently
-The value of creating multiple units on one property
-Brandon's Crystal Clear Criteria when searching for a property
-How to be direct about what you want when achieving your goals
-Why skills and extreme ownership are necessary for success
-The story of Rosie’s 4-plex
David Greene’s Charitable Cause:
The Tim Tebow Foundation, whose stated mission is to "fight for the Most Vulnerable People in the world—the MVP" through their work in four main focuses: Anti-Human Trafficking and Child Exploitation, Orphan Care + Prevention, Profound Medical Needs, and Special Needs Ministry.
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