44 episodes

Hosts Mark Baltazar and Mike Rockall will interview a wide range of guests, highlighting specific topics that will help passive and active investors gain a better understanding of the multifamily space, helping them get started and make informed investment decisions.

The Canadian Multifamily Investing Podcast Mark Baltazar and Mike Rockall

    • Business
    • 4.9 • 71 Ratings

Hosts Mark Baltazar and Mike Rockall will interview a wide range of guests, highlighting specific topics that will help passive and active investors gain a better understanding of the multifamily space, helping them get started and make informed investment decisions.

    Market Outlook: What We Learned From Investing in Multifamily Properties This Year

    Market Outlook: What We Learned From Investing in Multifamily Properties This Year

    In this episode we speak about our perspective of the current market in Canada, specifically Southern Ontario. We cover our look for the future regarding interest rates, rental demand and income, and what we plan to do differently in 2022.
     
    *Remember to leave us a rating and review on your favourite podcast platform!
     
    Connect With Us:
    Peak Multifamily Investments
    Instagram: @peakmultifamily
    Facebook: @peakmultifamily
    Facebook Group: Apartment Building Investors Network
    LinkedIn: Peak Multifamily Investments
    Email: connect@peakmultifamily.ca
    Website: www.peakmultifamily.ca
     
    Mark Baltazar - Co-Founder, Peak Multifamily Investments
    Instagram: @mark_baltazar
    Facebook: Mark Baltazar
    LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/mark-baltazar
    Email: mark@peakmultifamily.ca
     
    Mike Rockall - Co-Founder, Peak Multifamily Investments
    Instagram: @rockallrealestate
    Email: mike@peakmultifamily.ca
     
    More Resources:
    Looking to learn the steps you should take to invest in multifamily assets? Our on-demand video masterclass is now available! Get access now by visiting https://peakmultifamily.ca/masterclass 
     
    We are currently buying 6-30 unit buildings all across Ontario. If you are looking to sell your building, visit https://peakmultifamily.ca/seller
     
    Interested in learning more about our coaching and educational programs related to multifamily investing? Set up an introductory call with our hosts by visiting https://bit.ly/peak_coachingservices  
     
    Are you looking to purchase an apartment building? Join our V.I.P. buyers list by visiting https://peakmultifamily.ca/buyer
     
    Sign-up to stay up to date on the latest webinars, events, podcast episodes and other resources pertaining to multifamily investing in Canada and building generational wealth.
    Visit: http://bit.ly/signup_peak
     
    Visit https://bit.ly/peak-duediligence to download our FREE ‘Apartment Building Purchase Due Diligence Checklist’.
     
    Visit http://www.peakmultifamily.ca/insights-and-resources for FREE access to apartment building investing webinars.
      
    Visit our website at www.peakmultifamily.ca for more information about our investment strategy and other FREE resources to help guide you along your apartment building investment journey.

    • 30 min
    Investing in Multi-million Dollar Assets in the U.S. with Ava Benesocky and August Biniaz

    Investing in Multi-million Dollar Assets in the U.S. with Ava Benesocky and August Biniaz

    In this interview, we speak with Ava Benesocky and August Biniaz, Co-Founders of CPI Capital, a Canadian-based real estate investment firm. Having joined forces in 2019, Ava and August bring a broad range of skills to the real estate sector. CPI Capital was founded in the business of discovering, acquiring, improving, and actively managing multifamily rental value-add real estate assets in the United States. 
     
    In this episode, you will learn:
    Why Ava and August began investing in the U.S. How Canadian investors can participate in and raise capital for U.S. deals  What syndication means in real estate and how it works The process CPI Capital goes through to partner with active operators in selected regions (and why!) Overview of CPI Capital’s 354-unit deal priced at $92 million USD  Why value-add opportunities are essential in multifamily investments and how they influence your NOI  
    *Remember to leave us a rating and review on your favourite podcast platform!
     
    Connect With our Guest:
    Ava Benesocky and August Biniaz - Co-Founders of CPI Capital
    Website: www.cpicapital.ca 
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/avabenesocky-cpi-capital 
     
    Connect With Us:
    Peak Multifamily Investments
    Instagram: @peakmultifamily
    Facebook: @peakmultifamily
    Facebook Group: Apartment Building Investors Network
    LinkedIn: Peak Multifamily Investments
    Email: connect@peakmultifamily.ca
    Website: www.peakmultifamily.ca
     
    Mark Baltazar - Co-Founder, Peak Multifamily Investments
    Instagram: @mark_baltazar
    Facebook: Mark Baltazar
    LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/mark-baltazar
    Email: mark@peakmultifamily.ca
     
    Mike Rockall - Co-Founder, Peak Multifamily Investments
    Instagram: @rockallrealestate
    Email: mike@peakmultifamily.ca
     
    More Resources:
    Looking to learn the steps you should take to invest in multifamily assets? Our on-demand video masterclass is now available! Get access now by visiting https://peakmultifamily.ca/masterclass 
     
    Do you want to gain insight into the world of apartment building investing? Here's your chance: We are hosting a webinar series! Sign up now: https://bit.ly/webregistration_podcast
     
    We are currently buying 6-30 unit buildings all across Ontario. If you are looking to sell your building, visit https://peakmultifamily.ca/seller
     
    Interested in learning more about our coaching and educational programs related to multifamily investing? Set up an introductory call with our hosts by visiting https://bit.ly/peak_coachingservices  
     
    Are you looking to purchase an apartment building? Join our V.I.P. buyers list by visiting https://peakmultifamily.ca/buyer
     
    Sign-up to stay up to date on the latest webinars, events, podcast episodes and other resources pertaining to multifamily investing in Canada and building generational wealth.
    Visit: http://bit.ly/signup_peak
     
    Visit https://bit.ly/peak-duediligence to download our FREE ‘Apartment Building Purchase Due Diligence Checklist’.
     
    Visit http://www.peakmultifamily.ca/insights-and-resources for FREE access to apartment building investing webinars.
      
    Visit our website at www.peakmultifamily.ca for more information about our investment strategy and other FREE resources to help guide you along your apartment building investment journey.
     

    • 40 min
    How to Remotely Invest in Real Estate With a Power Team with Jared Henderson

    How to Remotely Invest in Real Estate With a Power Team with Jared Henderson

    In this interview we speak with Jared Henderson, a real estate investor and Enterprise Sales Manager at Building Stack, a property management software designed for Canadian landlords. Henderson first began investing in real estate in 2012 in Niagara Falls, and has since built his portfolio in multiple markets, including St. Catharines, Orillia, Windsor, and Hamilton. Based in Montreal, he currently focuses on duplex conversions in Peterborough and multi-unit properties in Hamilton. 
     
    In this episode, we discussed:
    Some limiting beliefs prior to investing in commercial residential properties Everything about Jared’s latest multi-unit acquisition, including renovations and rent How Jared remotely invests in properties  Tips on building your power team and why it’s essential to do so His experience and learnings in multi-unit financing   
    *Remember to leave us a rating and review on your favourite podcast platform!
     
    Connect With our Guest:
    Jared Henderson - Real Estate Investor and Enterprise Sales Manager
    Instagram: @jaredh55
    Email: jared@buildingstack.com
     
    Connect With Us:
    Peak Multifamily Investments
    Instagram: @peakmultifamily
    Facebook: @peakmultifamily
    Facebook Group: Apartment Building Investors Network
    LinkedIn: Peak Multifamily Investments
    Email: connect@peakmultifamily.ca
    Website: www.peakmultifamily.ca
     
    Mark Baltazar - Co-Founder, Peak Multifamily Investments
    Instagram: @mark_baltazar
    Facebook: Mark Baltazar
    LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/mark-baltazar
    Email: mark@peakmultifamily.ca
     
    Mike Rockall - Co-Founder, Peak Multifamily Investments
    Instagram: @rockallrealestate
    Email: mike@peakmultifamily.ca
     
    More Resources:
    Looking to gain insight into the world of apartment building investing? Here's your chance: We are hosting a new webinar series! Sign up now: https://bit.ly/webregistration_podcast
     
    We are currently buying 6-30 unit buildings all across Ontario. If you are looking to sell your building, visit https://peakmultifamily.ca/seller
     
    Are you looking to purchase an apartment building? Join our V.I.P. buyers list by visiting https://peakmultifamily.ca/buyer
     
    Interested in learning more about our coaching and educational programs related to multifamily investing? Set up an introductory call with our hosts by visiting https://bit.ly/peak_coachingservices 
     
    Sign-up to stay up to date on the latest webinars, events, podcast episodes and other resources pertaining to multifamily investing in Canada and building generational wealth.
    Visit: http://bit.ly/signup_peak
     
    Visit https://bit.ly/peak-duediligence to download our FREE ‘Apartment Building Purchase Due Diligence Checklist’.
     
    Visit http://www.peakmultifamily.ca/insights-and-resources for FREE access to apartment building investing webinars.
      
    Visit our website at www.peakmultifamily.ca for more information about our investment strategy and other FREE resources to help guide you along your apartment building investment journey.

    • 39 min
    Getting Results Out of Your Asset Management Strategy with Kasey Wong

    Getting Results Out of Your Asset Management Strategy with Kasey Wong

    In this interview we speak with Kasey Wong, Chief Operations Officer of Cacoeli, a real estate asset management company. He is equipped with a plethora of property management skills and experience, having overseen rental properties and condominium buildings, ranging from 100 to 300 suites. Since 2003, Kasey has transformed underperforming assets into high-performing ones while accumulating a wide spectrum of knowledge and expertise in the industry. 
     
    In this episode, we cover:
    The importance of knowing your “why” and how it will help you establish your goals Why mindset is the most important aspect of real estate investing and property management Kasey’s latest acquisitions and plans Why you should look at cap rates before unit prices, especially in multifamily properties The progression, process, and benefits of moving from partnerships to a fund structure How the pandemic has influenced costs in rent, labour, and materials when building multifamily assets  
    *Remember to leave us a rating and review on your favourite podcast platform!
     
    Connect with our guest:
    Kasey Wong - Chief Operations Officer of Cacoeli
    Website: https://cacoeli.com 
     
    Connect With Us:
    Peak Multifamily Investments
    Instagram: @peakmultifamily
    Facebook: @peakmultifamily
    Facebook Group: Apartment Building Investors Network
    LinkedIn: Peak Multifamily Investments
    Email: connect@peakmultifamily.ca
    Website: www.peakmultifamily.ca
     
    Mark Baltazar - Co-Founder, Peak Multifamily Investments
    Instagram: @mark_baltazar
    Facebook: Mark Baltazar
    LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/mark-baltazar
    Email: mark@peakmultifamily.ca
     
    Mike Rockall - Co-Founder, Peak Multifamily Investments
    Instagram: @rockallrealestate
    Email: mike@peakmultifamily.ca
     
    More Resources:
    Looking to gain insight into the world of apartment building investing? Here's your chance: We are hosting a new webinar series! Sign up now: https://bit.ly/webregistration_podcast
     
    We are currently buying 6-30 unit buildings all across Ontario. If you are looking to sell your building, visit https://peakmultifamily.ca/seller
     
    Are you looking to purchase an apartment building? Join our V.I.P. buyers list by visiting https://peakmultifamily.ca/buyer
     
    Interested in learning more about our coaching and educational programs related to multifamily investing? Set up an introductory call with our hosts by visiting https://bit.ly/peak_coachingservices 
     
    Sign-up to stay up to date on the latest webinars, events, podcast episodes and other resources pertaining to multifamily investing in Canada and building generational wealth.
    Visit: http://bit.ly/signup_peak
     
    Visit https://bit.ly/peak-duediligence to download our FREE ‘Apartment Building Purchase Due Diligence Checklist’.
     
    Visit http://www.peakmultifamily.ca/insights-and-resources for FREE access to apartment building investing webinars.
      
    Visit our website at www.peakmultifamily.ca for more information about our investment strategy and other FREE resources to help guide you along your apartment building investment journey.

    • 46 min
    Advocacy for Landlords & Tenants: What You Need to Know with Kayla Andrade

    Advocacy for Landlords & Tenants: What You Need to Know with Kayla Andrade

    In this interview we speak with Kayla Andrade, founder of Ontario Landlords Watch, landlord advocate, and ambassador of the Landlord Credit Bureau. Over the years, Ontario Landlords Watch has built a solid foundation of supporters through their services involving the rental housing market, the Residential Tenancies Act and the landlord and tenant board legislation. This strong team has evolved to fight not only for the rights of landlords but also for the plight of good tenants and the heavily burdened taxpayer. 
     
    In this episode, we dived into:
    What the Ontario Landlords Watch stands for and the community that stands behind it  What the Landlord Credit Bureau is and how it works What Bill 184 is and how the Ontario Landlords Watch advocated for it The process of eviction notices and how they have changed during the pandemic How you can help tenants in hardship situations as a landlord All about forms N13 and N12 and how each of them works  
    *Remember to leave us a rating and review on your favourite podcast platform!
     
    Connect with our guest:
    Kayla Andrade - Founder of Ontario Landlords Watch
    Email: olwlandlords@gmail.com 
    Landlord Credit Bureau: https://landlordcreditbureau.com Use code OLW15 for 15% off
    Ontario Landlords Watch: https://ontariolandlordswatch.com
    Ontario Ombudsman: https://www.ombudsman.on.ca/home 
     
    Connect With Us:
    Peak Multifamily Investments
    Instagram: @peakmultifamily
    Facebook: @peakmultifamily
    Facebook Group: Apartment Building Investors Network
    LinkedIn: Peak Multifamily Investments
    Email: connect@peakmultifamily.ca
    Website: www.peakmultifamily.ca
     
    Mark Baltazar - Co-Founder, Peak Multifamily Investments
    Instagram: @mark_baltazar
    Facebook: Mark Baltazar
    LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/mark-baltazar
    Email: mark@peakmultifamily.ca
     
    Mike Rockall - Co-Founder, Peak Multifamily Investments
    Instagram: @rockallrealestate
    Email: mike@peakmultifamily.ca
     
    More Resources:
    Looking to gain insight into the world of apartment building investing? Here's your chance: We are hosting a new webinar series! Sign up now: https://bit.ly/webregistration_podcast
     
    We are currently buying 6-30 unit buildings all across Ontario. If you are looking to sell your building, visit https://peakmultifamily.ca/seller
     
    Are you looking to purchase an apartment building? Join our V.I.P. buyers list by visiting https://peakmultifamily.ca/buyer
     
    Interested in learning more about our coaching and educational programs related to multifamily investing? Set up an introductory call with our hosts by visiting https://bit.ly/peak_coachingservices 
     
    Sign-up to stay up to date on the latest webinars, events, podcast episodes and other resources pertaining to multifamily investing in Canada and building generational wealth.
    Visit: http://bit.ly/signup_peak
     
    Visit https://bit.ly/peak-duediligence to download our FREE ‘Apartment Building Purchase Due Diligence Checklist’.
     
    Visit http://www.peakmultifamily.ca/insights-and-resources for FREE access to apartment building investing webinars.
      
    Visit our website at www.peakmultifamily.ca for more information about our investment strategy and other FREE resources to help guide you along your apartment building investment journey.

    • 53 min
    Turning $1 Million Debt Into A Multimillion-Dollar Real Estate Portfolio With Alfonso Cuadra

    Turning $1 Million Debt Into A Multimillion-Dollar Real Estate Portfolio With Alfonso Cuadra

    In this interview, we speak with Alfonso Cuadra, a real estate investor with more than 21 years of experience. After escaping to Canada from El Salvador as a refugee, Alfonso started a small company that quickly grew to multiple locations across Canada at a young age.
    However, nothing lasts forever - he was soon in deep debt. With a passion to share his story and inspire others, Cuadra is now the President and CEO of The Cuadra Group of Companies and owns a multimillion-dollar real estate portfolio. He aspires to change lives with his ability to connect with people and move them forward.
     
    In this episode, we discussed:
    Alfonso’s experience of turning $1 million debt to owning a multimillion-dollar real estate portfolio. The importance of investing into different markets. How the pandemic has influenced rent and tenant management. An overview of Alfonso’s portfolio of 500+ doors. The importance of proper underwriting in your portfolio. Alfonso’s strategy when operating and managing acquisitions across the country.  
    *Remember to leave us a rating and review on your favourite podcast platform!
     
    Connect with our guest:
    Alfonso Cuadra - Real Estate Entrepreneur
    YouTube: Alfonso Cuadra
    Email: info@alfonsocuadra.com 
    Website: www.alfonsocuadra.com 
     
    Connect With Us:
    Peak Multifamily Investments
    Instagram: @peakmultifamily
    Facebook: @peakmultifamily
    Facebook Group: Apartment Building Investors Network
    LinkedIn: Peak Multifamily Investments
    Email: connect@peakmultifamily.ca
    Website: www.peakmultifamily.ca
     
    Mark Baltazar - Co-Founder, Peak Multifamily Investments
    Instagram: @mark_baltazar
    Facebook: Mark Baltazar
    LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/mark-baltazar
    Email: mark@peakmultifamily.ca
     
    Mike Rockall - Co-Founder, Peak Multifamily Investments
    Instagram: @rockallrealestate
    Email: mike@peakmultifamily.ca
     
    More Resources:
    We are currently buying 6-30 unit buildings all across Ontario. If you are looking to sell your building, visit https://peakmultifamily.ca/seller
     
    Are you looking to purchase an apartment building? Join our V.I.P. buyers list by visiting https://peakmultifamily.ca/buyer
     
    Interested in learning more about our coaching and educational programs related to multifamily investing? Set up an introductory call with our hosts by visiting https://bit.ly/peak_coachingservices 
     
    Sign-up to stay up to date on the latest webinars, events, podcast episodes and other resources pertaining to multifamily investing in Canada and building generational wealth.
    Visit: http://bit.ly/signup_peak
     
    Visit https://bit.ly/peak-duediligence to download our FREE ‘Apartment Building Purchase Due Diligence Checklist’.
     
    Visit http://www.peakmultifamily.ca/insights-and-resources for FREE access to apartment building investing webinars.
      
    Visit our website at www.peakmultifamily.ca for more information about our investment strategy and other FREE resources to help guide you along your apartment building investment journey.

    • 53 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
71 Ratings

71 Ratings

Shane979 ,

Love this podcast!

Fantastic work Mark and Mike! Really appreciate all the information you’re sharing with us, and also for bringing on so many great guests discussing a variety of topics relating to this asset class. This is an excellent resource for an investor new to the apartment space.

WC Investor ,

Awesome MF residential Content

Mike and Mark provide informational gold for beginning thru experienced real estate investors. I’ve listened to every episode at least once and many multiple times. I’ve found the content to be immediately applicable to manage and grow my RE portfolio here in Canada. Tremendous thanks guys

djsisjdbekeifnfbdjsksdbu ,

Great

Useful and informative for someone new to the class of assets

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