Michael Blank’s passion is being an entrepreneur and helping others become (better) entrepreneurs. His focus is apartment building investing by raising money from private individuals. He’s been investing in residential and multifamily real estate since 2005 and began syndicating deals in 2010. He is the author of the Syndicated Deal Analyzer and the free eBook “The Secret to Raising Money to Buy Your First Apartment Building”. Through Michael’s blog on TheMichaelBlank.com, his weekly articles on the BiggerPockets.com, and his Podcasts, Michael is enthusiastic about sharing what works (and doesn’t work!) in the world of commercial real estate investing.
MB 262: The Deal Maker Certification for Multifamily Syndicators
What if you could run a successful multifamily syndication business with other people’s money? And what if you could do it with no prior experience and achieve financial freedom in one to three years? Today, I share the 8-step Deal Maker Blueprint we’ve used to help 130 new investors quit their jobs with real estate!
MB 261: A Community of Women Real Estate InvestHERs– With Elizabeth Faircloth
If you can see it, you can be it. And as more female multifamily investors speak up about what they are doing, it gives other women permission to pursue real estate too. Today, Elizabeth Faircloth explains how The Real Estate InvestHER community helps women investors get support the way they need it!
MB 260: Multifamily Networking from Anywhere in the World – With Suzy Sevier & Michael Barnhart
So, you want to be a real estate investor, but… The pandemic has shut down all of the usual networking events. How do you build relationships with potential partners or passive investors? Today, Suzy Sevier and Michael Barnhart explain how to turn virtual events into networking opportunities and do deals from anywhere in the world!
MB 259: Break Out of Corporate America with Multifamily – With Jenny Gou & Steven Louie
When you have a high-paying corporate job, it can be tough to walk away. But if time freedom is a priority for you, there are ways to break out of the rat race. Today, Jenny Gou and Steven Louie explain how they replaced their W-2 income and quit their corporate jobs with multifamily real estate!
MB 258: The Gifting System That Generates a 10X Return – With John Ruhlin
Without the high-net-worth individuals who put money in our deals, we wouldn’t have a syndication business. And yet, most of us are terrible at showing our appreciation to the passive investors we work with. Today, John Ruhlin introduces us to the gift-giving system that earns a 10X return on investment!
MB 257: Achieve Financial Freedom Before You Turn 21– With Cody Davis
We’re told that without a college degree, we can’t earn good money. But Cody Davis realized he didn’t need earned income if he could make passive income with multifamily real estate. Today, Cody explains how he built a portfolio of 24 units by the age of 21—without using any of his own money!