100 episodes

911WealthNetwork.com Founder and Host, Dave Knight is a full time Police Officer who outside the workplace has been able to grow a multi-million dollar rental income portfolio. First Responders Wealth Network Real Estate Investing Podcast was created to help ALL First Responders become educated and exposed to the possibilities of real estate investing, the strategies used to grow your wealth, and to stop relying on your paycheque and pensions alone. Top millionaire investors, industry leading professionals, and success stories from other First Responder investors throughout Canada and United States are showcased weekly to share their journey and lessons learned. Dave’s mission is to help educate, inspire to take action, create a network, and change ALL first responders mindset on how they approach their financial future or retirement. #911WealthNetwork

First Responders Wealth Network Real Estate Investing Podcast Dave Knight

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911WealthNetwork.com Founder and Host, Dave Knight is a full time Police Officer who outside the workplace has been able to grow a multi-million dollar rental income portfolio. First Responders Wealth Network Real Estate Investing Podcast was created to help ALL First Responders become educated and exposed to the possibilities of real estate investing, the strategies used to grow your wealth, and to stop relying on your paycheque and pensions alone. Top millionaire investors, industry leading professionals, and success stories from other First Responder investors throughout Canada and United States are showcased weekly to share their journey and lessons learned. Dave’s mission is to help educate, inspire to take action, create a network, and change ALL first responders mindset on how they approach their financial future or retirement. #911WealthNetwork

    Owning Your Market by Adding Additional Units to Increase ROI w/ Darren Voros

    Owning Your Market by Adding Additional Units to Increase ROI w/ Darren Voros

    In this episode, Darren Voros, a real estate coach, and an investor will share how he succeeded in real estate by being a former worker at a musical theater, he will also discuss how calculations and zoning work in real estate. 
    Learn how to grow your real estate and reach your financial goals by listening to this episode! 
     
    Highlights:
    [07:31] His transition from being on a musical theater to becoming a real estate investor
    [14:50] How Zoning Change and Zoning Variants Work in the Real Estate
    [15:54] Zoning change process and its disadvantages
    [17:11] All About Zoning Variants
    [17:33] What are the setbacks in dealing or investing in Toronto?
    [18:48] What is the process of underpinning in real estate?
    [19:16] Underpinning in Real Estate: What is it and How does it work?
    [26:08] Understanding the Basic Calculations of Return Investments or Cash Flow
     
    Links:
    Youtube: Darren Voros - YouTube
    Facebook and Instagram Handles:
    Real Estate Educator & Coach (@darren.voros) • Instagram photos and videos
    Website:  Darren Voros

    • 23 min
    The Multifamily Conference: Why number of units should NOT scare you with Seth Ferguson

    The Multifamily Conference: Why number of units should NOT scare you with Seth Ferguson

    Have you been waiting for this?  THE MULTIFAMILY CONFERENCE: Real Wealth through Real Estate
    LIVE on May 14 - 15, 2022 | Toronto, Canada
    Use code 911, and we've got a special 10% off discount for you!
    In today’s episode, we are joined by Seth Ferguson. He is the Conference Chairman of The Multifamily Conference:Real Wealth through Real Estate. Over the past 13 years, Seth has been involved in many facets of real estate, including multifamily investment, single family portfolios, brokerage, and structuring.
    His experience led him to hosting a real estate tv show, hosting a real estate investment podcast, and writing his first real estate book, Sell For More. Seth is known for his fun, easy-to-follow, no-nonsense approach to real estate.
    Tune in to this episode and find out about multi-family conference and more! 
     
    Highlights:
    [03:31] Decade Vision: Roadmap to Your Goals
    [04:25] How did he start in Real-Estate? 
    [08:43] The reason why he switch investing in multi-family properties
    [11:43] How did he start his learning process?
    [15:08] All About “The Multifamily Conference”
    [22:05] Find out how you can get the ticket 
    [22:44] What is his advice to the newbies in the industry? 
     
    Links:
    Website: https://multifamilyconference.ca/ 
    http://www.sethferguson.org/ 
    LinkedIn: Seth Ferguson 
    Facebook: Seth Ferguson
    Instagram: sethfergusonofficial
    Youtube: Seth Ferguson - Multifamily Real Estate Investing

    • 19 min
    From Firefighter to A&E’s Flipping Boston, and How to Create Financial Freedom with Dave Seymour

    From Firefighter to A&E’s Flipping Boston, and How to Create Financial Freedom with Dave Seymour

    Today, we are joined by Dave Seymour, a retired 16-year firefighter who began his real estate profession over a decade ago and has quickly risen to become one of the country's top investors. Dave has transacted tens of millions of dollars in real estate in his first few years and has established himself as one of the nation's leading experts in commercial multifamily deals.   
    His unbridled enthusiasm for business and real estate landed him on the radar of the A&E television network, as well as CBS, ABC, CNBC, and FOX News. A&E's "Flipping Boston" aired for several seasons. Dave is known as a no-nonsense investor who has no patience for inefficiency or speculation. Dave is well-known for working with investors of all levels of experience. He has been of assistance. He has directed some of the country's largest investment firms through difficult deals as well as assisted accredited investors on their first deal.

    In this episode, he will talk about how he transitioned from being a firefighter to becoming one of the country’s top investors, what made him do it, and how you too can achieve the same thing! What are you waiting for? Hit that play button now!



    Highlights:
    [01:07] Dave Seymour's journey to becoming a firefighter
    [11:29] The pivotal mindset that directed him into the world of Real Estate
    [15:25] Where did he start on his journey?
    [17:58] Can you be in the real estate business as a full-time firefighter?
    [19:29] His monthly volume in wholesale transaction
    [23:16] Dave’s Transition towards Flipping Boston 
    [30:46] How do you create opportunities?
    [34:39] How to Find Acreage in a Hot Market
    [36:23 Why you should learn more about Real Estate and not rely on your pension
     
    Links:
    Website: Freedom Venture Investments 
    LinkedIn: Dave Seymour - CEO - Freedom Venture Investments | LinkedIn 
    Facebook: Dave Seymour - Home | Facebook 
    Twitter: Dave Seymour (@daveseymour343) / Twitter 
    Instagram: Dave seymour (@daveseymour343) • Instagram photos and videos
    Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/c/AE/search?query=flipping%20boston 
    Amazon Prime: Flipping Boston

    • 38 min
    The Power of Leveraging Credit Card Points with Jim Shinkewski

    The Power of Leveraging Credit Card Points with Jim Shinkewski

    In this episode, we are joined by Jim Shinkewski. He is a Marine Biologist and currently a Program Director at Pacific Salmon Foundation, but for fun, he is also a point hacker.  He will share about this mind-blowing wealth hack of credit cards.\ Tune in and learn about the different ways to utilize your credit cards!   Highlights:
    [03:40] What is Aeroplan Credit Cards + Tips and Tricks on Traveling Around the World
    [09:06] Different Cards: Its Uses and Perks
    [13:50] How did Jim manage his multiple cards?
    [17:03] What is credit card churning?
    [21:18] Real Estate Side: How can you be taking advantage of this?
    [25:08] Alaska Air: The Most Valuable Airplane Point in the Business
    [03:49] How does two player mode work?
    [35:56] When is the most beneficial time to use a visa?
    [11:54] Leveraging Points: Where should you start? 
    [14:33] The Difference Between AMEX Business  and Platinum Personal 
     
    Links:
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jim-shinkewski-210a9677/ 
    pointsinmilescanada@gmail.com 
    Reddit: https://www.reddit.com/r/churningcanada/ 
    Ricky Zhang, Founder | Prince of Travel
    Pointshogger | Canadian Credit Cards and Points 
    Rent Moola  

    • 45 min
    Understanding the Stock Market & Options Trading with Cody Yeh

    Understanding the Stock Market & Options Trading with Cody Yeh

    In today’s episode we are joined by Cody Yeh, a first-generation immigrant from Taiwan who came to Canada at the age of 18, went to university as an engineer, got a white-collar job but apparently, it wasn’t good enough. Cody is now a Stock & Options Coach, YouTube influencer, a real estate investor, and, more importantly, building an empire to help out more people like yourselves to reach financial independence sooner. If you want to learn more about the stock market and real estate, then this podcast is for you! Learn only from the best and experienced investors by listening to this episode.  Highlights: [02:10] Cody’s version of F.I.R.E. (Financial Independence, Retire Early) [04:13] How did he discover the Stock Market
    [08:23] The Similarities of Stock Market & Real Estate
    [09:55] All You Need to Know: Stock Market
    [18:42] What is the average time a person can learn about the stock market?
    [24:13] Michael Kiwi (Cody’s Student): A Successful Story in Stock Market
    [29:23] Why LEVERAGE is a double-edged sword in Stock Market 
    Links:
    Website: codyyeh.com
    LinkedIn: Cody Yeh
    Facebook: Cody Yeh
    Instagram: cody__yeh
    Youtube: Cody Yeh Investing

    • 28 min
    How Canadian & American investors fund their flips with Ryan Hawthorne

    How Canadian & American investors fund their flips with Ryan Hawthorne

    In today’s episode, we are joined by Ryan Hawthorne. He specializes in residential investment property financing locally and in 45 states nationally. Their commercial investment programs consist of rental single and portfolio loans, new construction including land hold/purchase, and fix & flip single properties and LOC. He is also a Mortgage advisor for primary home purchases, refinance and O% down programs, Conventional, VA, FHA, Jumbo, and USDA loan programs in WA and Oregon. If you want to learn more about investment loans, Ryan Hawthorne is the man. Listen to this episode as we dive deeper on Real Estate Investment Loan!
     
    Highlights:
    [07:50] What is Finance of America about?
    [09:44] The Criteria in Real Estate Investment Loan
    [16:19] What should be the expectations on rate?
    [20:23] How does it work for new investors?
    [28:51] Why should you consider Investor Loans?
    [32:41] Investment Loans: Fix & Flip Loans, Bridge Loans, New Construction Loan, Single Property Loans & Portfolio Rental Loans
     
    Links:
    Video Link: https://youtu.be/bPZJIAV4330 
    Website: https://www.foamortgage.com/
    LinkedIn: Ryan Hawthorne
    Facebook: Ryan Hawthorne
    Instagram: ryanhawthornefinancing

    • 44 min

Customer Reviews

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24 Ratings

Josh Plave ,

Fascinating Concept!

Wow! Dave is a wealth of knowledge for anyone - I'm not a first responder myself, but I still find each episode fascinating. I admire Dave's passion for helping other first responders grow their net worth while still doing what they love. What a great podcast.

Vel Montes ,

Awesome

This podcast is so good!

maddie@podcastingyou ,

Great podcast!

This podcast is packed with valuable information, insights, and advice in each episode! Dave is a great host and each of his conversations with guests is filled with gems of wisdom!

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