Invest Florida - A Real Estate Podcast

Florida voters have a lot of proposed amendments to consider this year. Amendment 2 could have the most wide-ranging - and potentially devastating - impact on the state as it effects renters and business owners alike. Here's what you need to know about Amendment 2 and why you need to vote YES.

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Category:Real Estate Investment -- posted at: 5:00am EDT

As a property manager or landlord, there's a lot of potential risks you have to deal with. But did you know there could be insurance risks hiding in your lease agreement? Here are three potential insurance pitfalls you need to make sure are addressed in your lease.

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When you invest in real estate, either on your own or as part of a syndication, it's important to have an understanding of the analytics behind each deal.

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The retail investment landscape is changing and as a landlord or investor, you're wondering what direction it's heading and how you can adapt. As restaurant concepts continue to establish a dominance in many retail centers, you may want to consider how to meet the needs of a changing marketplace.

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Whether you're seasonal vacation rental owner or a buy-and-hold commercial investor, effective property management is key to having a well-performing asset. Technology can provide access for main street investors to the same resources as institutional players and offer a competitive edge in the property management game.

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With the recent legalization of medical marijuana, Florida is now getting introduced to the burgeoning cannabis industry. But real estate investors and landlords may be unsure of their role and responsibility. From overcoming social stigmas to understanding zoning and licensing, there's a lot that landlords need to know about the retail and medical cannabis industries.

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As traditional asset types like multifamily and single family rentals continue to heat up, investors are looking at creative options involving second-tier assets and getting surprising results. This episode we talk about the thriving industry of Florida's self-storage investment market with one of the asset types seasoned pros - Scott Meyers.

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Tracking market metrics can make a big difference to your investment strategy. This episode, we talk the importance of developing a data-driven approach to your multifamily investing with Neal Bawa, President and COO of Financial Attunement.

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The current real estate market cycle is winding down. While Florida markets are still experiencing growth, many investors are seeing more competition. Our guest, Rick Melero, discusses how he learned to adapt to a dynamic real estate cycle by adopting creative, flexible investing strategies. Tampa conference rooms for rent

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From materials tariffs to skilled labor demands, there's a lot of stuff happening in the construction market right now that can affect your next real estate project/development. This episode, we are joined by Frank Rygiel, Vice President & General Manager of Walbridge Construction's Florida division.

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Single family investor, John Schaub, discusses the merits of building a long term, single family tenant portfolio to earn cashflow.

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As we move into 2018, we look at the current real estate lending forecast. Casey Siggins, of Franklin Street Capital Advisors, joins us this episode to discuss the lending market outlook and your debt and equity options.

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Category:Real Estate Investment -- posted at: 5:00am EDT

Even with focused investment goals, it can be tough to leverage your portfolio and scale your investing on your own. Forming strategic partnerships with other investors and real estate professionals can help you realize your goals more quickly!

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Every investor needs to take steps to ensure equitable access to their property. Keeping ADA compliant ensures that everyone has access to your property's facilities and mitigates any potential risk for punitive damage claims.

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Author, mentor, investor - Bryan Chavis cut his teeth in the world of multifamily and he's got a lot to show for it. This episode, Bryan talks about how, through education, he has been able to leverage his real estate knowledge into new investment opportunities and find success as a multifamily investor.

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Category:Real Estate Investment -- posted at: 5:00am EDT

Multifamily and rental unit investors love using 1031 Exchanges to leverage short-term tax deferrals into new investments. However, if you're transitioning into single tenant, net lease investments, you need to think about long-term strategies.

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Augie Byllott has learned a thing or two since starting on his investment journey over 20 years' ago. One of the first - and hardest - lessons he learned was how to properly manage his single-family rental portfolio. This episode, Augie shares how proper education taught him to manage his investment rentals as a business.

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Sometimes, a real estate investor's journey isn't just metaphorical - in the case of our guests this episode, it can be a physical one too! Lucas LeBlanc and Jenna Diermann are two investors whose vision brought them all the way from California to Florida. Starting with DIY single family flips they found an interesting niche through social media and developed actionable strategies to transition from single family to vacation rentals and multifamily.

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Investor, author and mentor, Rod Khleif, joins us for a special live event: The new year is a time for new resolutions and for many real estate investors, that means setting investment goals. Like many new year's resolutions, it may seem hard to put investing goals into perspective. That's what makes Rod such a great guest! Rod's wealth of experience and enthusiasm for real estate make him a great resource for investors looking for new paths and opportunities in 2018.

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Category:Real Estate Investment -- posted at: 5:00am EDT

With generational shifts pushing rental markets upward and outward, multifamily investors are thinking about how to continue scaling investments. Our guest this week, Joseph Gozlan talks about the investment potential of secondary markets and shares tips on building successful strategies.

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Assisted living facility investor and operator, Kris Chana discusses how this often over-looked asset class can be a great alternative to traditional multifamily investing!

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Category:Real Estate Investment -- posted at: 3:24pm EDT

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