Have you considered investment property for passive income? You can purchase an investment property strictly for the purpose of generating income. It’s neither your current primary residence nor a vacation home used only by your family. An investment property is usually purchased with the intention of either renting it out or renovating it to resell at a profit. Motley Fool says this about passive income: The IRS has its own (strict) definition of passive income, which only covers income from rental activity or business activity in which the investor does not materially participate. And, there are tax benefits associated with true passive income, Even though interest rates have gone from 2% last year to almost 3% this year, in today’s investment world interest rates are too low to generate a decent passive income after taxes and inflation. So why not consider investment property in LA? A few of the benefits of Investment Property for Passive Income Double the Profit Potential: An investment property offers two opportunities for financial gain: rent that can generate a return to supplement your income, and appreciation that can result in a sizable profit when the property is sold. There may also be tax advantages available, [...]
If you have ever tried to sell something on Facebook, you’ve probably ran across some sort of annoyance, usually it’s a someone whose only goal is to ruin your day.
How do you deal with [...]
Do I really need a Building Permit? This is a question many people may ask themselves when planning alterations to their home. They are just rolling the dice if they don’t pull building permits. The [...]
How Can I Profit From This
If you are not asking yourself this question each and every time you stop to peek at a shiny investment opportunity you are doing yourself an injustice. In today’s worl [...]
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The Mother of All Cashflow Deals with Tyler Sheff
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Stuart Gethner—Pharmacist turned real estate investor, instructor, and coach joins us on The Art of Passive Income to talk about why he left pharmaceuticals in the past to start living life for hims [...]
Facebook is a great marketing tool. It’s a fast and easy way to connect with potential buyers. You can even collect down payments straight from messenger. But, are your ads at their maximum potentia [...]
Don't Be Fooled By Doors Over Dollars
What is more important? Doors or Dollars?
This mindset can cause lack of focus on profitability, and when we lose focus, we lose money! People with lots of [...]
Today’s guest, Jay Conner is known as The Private Money Authority and he is here to teach us his “no ask” approach to raising money from private lenders for real estate investments.
When you’re first getting started in this business it’s necessary for you to do all angles of the business yourself, both for knowledge and financial reasons.
But as your business starts to ta [...]
Where Do I Fit In This Game
This week I discuss where you, the aspiring investor fits into the game of investing. I talk to many people each week who respond to the opportunity to get on a call wit [...]
Our guest today, Dr. Buck Joffrey has the formula to wealth and he’s here to shed some light on Wealth Formula Banking and Velocity Plus.
Dr. Joffrey is board certified surgeon, a best-selling f [...]
Few of us can retire at 35 and live for the next 45 years just playing golf and traveling the world, or even living on an island with our feet in the sand enjoying the sun. However, many of us do drea [...]
There are many advantages to wholesaling land, but do you know the proper process so it’s a win win for both the buyer & the seller?
In this week’s Round Table discussion, Mark and Team Ge [...]
I find it troubling that investors waste countless hours preparing and delivering offers only to have them quickly dismissed or flat out rejected without any feedback on why the rejection was necessar [...]
Real Estate Investment Coach, Edna Keep joins us on today’s episode of The Art of Passive Income to talk about multi-family investing and the power of leveraging other people’s money!
When it comes to hiring VAs, should you rent or buy?
Do you pay a premium and rent VAs that have already been trained in the business saving you considerable time and headache. Or do you prefer to [...]
Looking for tips to increase income and not work more hours? If so, you’re not alone.
According to CNN, millions of people are constantly looking for ways to increase their income.
The good news i [...]
Quick and Easy No Money Down Deals – Part 1
This week I talk about quick and easy no money down deals, in fact I am writing an ebook on this very topic which will be available in the next few [...]
Our guest, Austin Krajicek, is not only a current coaching client, he is also a professional tennis player who travels the world and ranks #39 in doubles… and he joins us today to talk about hi [...]
Can a county become too saturated? It’s a topic that comes up often. More specifically, there is an area in CO with a lot of investor activity, does that mean you should look elsewhere or throw in y [...]
Crowdfunding Lessons with Private Money Rockstar Jillian Sidoti
This week I interview Private Money Rockstar Jillian Sidoti who is one of the country's leading experts on Regulation A+. (Regulation [...]
Taking the stress out of buy & hold real estate with The Blissful Investor, Moneeka Sawyer, on today’s episode of The Art of Passive Income.
Our motto here at The Land Geek is No Renters, No [...]
Do your land ads keep getting flagged on Craigslist? It’s all about location!
Join Mark and Team Geek:
Erik PetersonAaron WilliamsMimi SchmidtScott Todd
…as they dive deep into the [...]
How To Buy Houses The Simple Way With Amanda Young And Tyler Sheff Part 2
In this episode I continue my interview with Amanda Young and learn more about how this single soccer mom goes about buying h [...]
We talk with Minesh Bhindi, CEO of Gold And Silver For Life.
Minesh is a wealth manager who has been helping people generate a monthly cash flow income through gold and silver since 2010 and has c [...]
Matt Faircloth, founder of The DeRosa Group, writes “New investors seem to really love the idea of flipping houses. (Thanks, HGTV.)And I get it. It seems glamorous. It seems simple. It seems like i [...]
Finding Focus—So often in this business we see people who get hung up and hyper-focus on the little details that aren’t doing anything to help their businesses grow. How do you reset that mentalit [...]
Raising capital for your next Note Investment can be hard. On this episode, we have Paige Panzarello, The Cashflow Chick, teaching us how she finds funding for herself and her clients.
Paige has raise [...]
How To Buy Houses The Simple Way with Amanda Young
In this two-part episode I sit down face to face in the studio with a local investor Amanda Young. Amanda has been investing for many years now, b [...]
What happens when you climb to the top of the finance food chain only to discover it’s not what you were hungry for?
That was the story for today’s guest, Alex Grodnik—Wall Street Oasis. [...]
If you’re a real estate solutions company buying properties for cash, try adding another arrow to your quiver by buying notes and deeds. Notes and deeds can be far more profitable, and less stressfu [...]
How do you know if a VA is going to be an A-player? In this week’s Round Table, Team Geek shares how they find and hire top-notch VAs and train them for the land business.
With Mark back at the [...]
The importance of knowing your marketplace
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How Investments Go Wrong
Unfounded speculation is the most common way that “great deals” become bad ones. By unfounded I mean that the parties involved failed to thoroughly complete their due d [...]
Practicing “Grategy” with Lisa Ryan
Join Mark and Scott as they welcome Lisa Ryan to the show to talk about Gratitude Strategies in the workplace.
Lisa, who was referred to us by one of [...]
Below are seven income producing assets that you can invest in to start earning you passive income.
I’ve split the list up into two ways: Safe and risky. The former are assets I consider to be more [...]
We all make mistakes in the land investing business, the good news is they are fixable but they also come with a valuable lesson!
Scott Todd takes the controls for this week’s Round Table as [...]
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Are You Making It Difficult?
We tend to over complicate everything, that’s the truth! I was most likely one of the best examples of this phenomenon. In my defense, I used to work for the govern [...]
Most homeowners would probably prefer to have a professional licensed Realtor work on their behalf to sell their home, but not everyone sees the value of paying a fee for an agent’s expertise. RICH [...]
Mark and Scott talk with The Total CEO—Vinnie Fisher.
A lawyer by trade, Vinnie practiced tax and business law for 10 years before leaving the field in 2007 to pursue entrepreneurship. He th [...]
Growing pains are an inevitable part of any business, land investing included. You hit a plateau and growth halts until you make the necessary expenses to get your business climbing upward once again. [...]
What Do I Need To Get Started As A Real Estate Investor
Getting started is the most important step. You can plan all you want but until you start, planning is futile because everyone finds that the [...]
In today’s episode of The Art of Passive Income, Mark and Scott talk with Hunter Thompson—Cash Flow Connections.
Cash Flow Connections is a real estate consulting firm that helps clients i [...]
Being a landlord is one of the toughest occupations in the world. Renting can be the biggest hassle of your life. Many owners of rental properties think they want to handle the job of landlord. It is [...]
One of the many advantages of this business is that you can do it from anywhere… even while snowboarding the slopes in Colorado.
As was the case for Erik Peterson who shares details of the trip, [...]