Why Aspiring Commercial Investors Fail

Why Aspiring Commercial Investors Fail

While many commercial investors succeed beyond their wildest dreams, there are other commercial investors fail miserably. What causes such a great disparity? Why do some aspiring investors fail? In addition to all we have learned from decades of mentoring others, we also reached out to the best and brightest in the industry to assemble a list of the most costly mistakes that commercial real estate investors can commit. The following are 7 incredibly destructive reasons why some aspiring … [Read more...]

Basics of Real Estate Syndication

Basics of Real Estate Syndication

Real Estate Syndication is the phrase used to describe the concept of pooling the resources of and bringing together several different real estate investors in order to do a large commercial deal. In this video, you'll discover the basics of real estate syndication; from the 4 most important things to know when raising capital, to the 3 way you can profit from syndicating real estate, how to find private investors, how to convince investors to invest with you, the top 3 questions all investors … [Read more...]

How to Raise Down Payment Money for Commercial Real Estate

How to Raise Down Payment Money for Commercial Real Estate

Many investors have run into problems trying to find money for commercial real estate deals. You find a great 36 unit apartment building that cash flows $5,000 per month, but you need $200,000 to close a deal and just don't have the funds.I'm going to show you how to raise money for commercial real estate from private investors using creative investing, self directed IRAs, crowdfunding,  peer-to-peer lending, and commercial wholesaling. Five Ways to Raise Money for Your Commercial … [Read more...]

How to Get a Commercial Hard Money Loan

How to Get a Commercial Hard Money Loan

You're about to discover how to finance commercial real estate opportunities that normal banks will not lend on by using a Commercial Hard Money Loan. In this detailed training, you'll learn the basics of Commercial Hard Money, an example of a deal funded with hard money, the major differences between hard money and traditional commercial bank financing, answers to the 3 most common questions people ask on the subject, how to steer clear of fraudulent hard money lenders and the best resource for … [Read more...]

Commercial Real Estate News You Can Use

Commercial Real Estate News You Can Use

You're about to discover the best news sources you can use to stay up to date on what's going on in the commercial real estate world. These are the very same information outlets that our team uses to stay on top of trends and changes in the industry. Not only must the news source be of the highest quality and accuracy, but furthermore, it's critical that each come from a slightly different perspective. Specifically, the 5 different perspectives we choose to focus on are; National, Asset Type, … [Read more...]

Secrets to Refinancing Commercial Real Estate

Secrets to Refinancing Commercial Real Estate

Why Refinancing Commercial Real Estate? What's so important about refinancing commercial real estate? I have three compelling reasons. 1. It can immensely increase your cash flow and your cash-on-cash return, your ROI, on your investments. You can pull out cash from the property that's tax-free to either buy another property, to do necessary repairs or to do renovations and increase the rents. In my opinion, win, win, win. It's what most successful investors do to keep their money … [Read more...]

Tax Benefits of Commercial Real Estate

Tax Benefits of Commercial Real Estate

I just received two very intriguing questions from my YouTube. The first question was, "Peter, how does Donald Trump or other billionaires make a billion dollars in a year and not pay income taxes? How is that possible?" The second question was, "And with Donald Trump and other billionaires, how can their tax returns show a paper loss of $975 million in one year and that be a good thing? How can that be?" Well, the short answer to both questions is both situations are commercial real estate … [Read more...]

Can Anyone Invest in Commercial Real Estate?

Can Anyone Invest in Commercial Real Estate?

Are you intimidated by the thought of buying a commercial property? Well what I am about to share about commercial estate is no more complicated than buying a single family home. Are you thinking that you need lots and lots of cash and perfect credit? Not so the case. In this blog I am going to share how you can buy your first commercial property creatively.       Where Do You Begin?   It begins with my book, "Commercial Real Estate for Beginners" and it's … [Read more...]

Arnold Schwarzenegger Started His Empire with a 6 Plex

Arnold Schwarzenegger Started His Empire with a 6 Plex

I'd like to share with you how Arnold Schwarzenegger, the Terminator, started his empire with a 6-plex.  Even before Arnold Schwarzenegger became the godfather of modern bodybuilding, before he became a mega movie star, or even before he was the governor of California, he was a beginning commercial real estate investor. You see, the foundation of Arnold's success was not his 6 pack abs.The foundation of his success was a 6-plex apartment building he purchased in Santa Monica, California a long … [Read more...]

Choosing the Right Commercial Real Estate Broker

Choosing the Right Commercial Real Estate Broker

Years ago, I spent several years working for a prestigious commercial real estate firm while researching for my Dummies book. What I discovered is that commercial real estate agents are a different breed. They're a different breed of people. They're highly skilled but well-respected. Getting to know how they work and function in their jobs is critical in choosing the right one to work with. Don't you agree? Well, many people like yourself are  intimidated by commercial real estate agents. I … [Read more...]