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Seyla and Aileen Prak from Bonavest Capital interview top experts in the Real Estate business on their journey and how they’ve been able to achieve massive success. Whether you are an active investor or passive investor, we hope to provide valuable resources to you to use in your own real estate investing journey in order take massive action to build true wealth and achieve the lifestyle and happiness you dream of. Our guests will share their real estate investing stories, how they got started with real estate investing, lessons they’ve learned, how real investing has impacted their lives, how they’ve been able to scale their business, and what tools and resources they use. To find out more about us, please visit our website: www.bonavestcapital.com

How Did They Do It? Real Estate Seyla and Aileen Prak

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    • 4.9 • 253 Ratings

Seyla and Aileen Prak from Bonavest Capital interview top experts in the Real Estate business on their journey and how they’ve been able to achieve massive success. Whether you are an active investor or passive investor, we hope to provide valuable resources to you to use in your own real estate investing journey in order take massive action to build true wealth and achieve the lifestyle and happiness you dream of. Our guests will share their real estate investing stories, how they got started with real estate investing, lessons they’ve learned, how real investing has impacted their lives, how they’ve been able to scale their business, and what tools and resources they use. To find out more about us, please visit our website: www.bonavestcapital.com

    SA933 | The Lifestyle Perks and Opportunities From Campgrounds with Adam Lendi and Justin Hoggatt

    SA933 | The Lifestyle Perks and Opportunities From Campgrounds with Adam Lendi and Justin Hoggatt

    Today’s episode with Adam Lendi and Justin Hoggatt highlights another face of the hospitality business! Adam and Justin share how they found better investment opportunities outside the competition within the housing space, their strategies for making campgrounds thrive in the market, and building their brand in the hospitality industry.
    Tune in to learn how to take advantage of this recession-resistant asset class while giving the best experience for your consumers!

    Key Points & Relevant Topics
    Adam and Justin’s previous background in real estate, how their business partnership was formed, and started investing in campgroundsWhy Adam and Justin chose campgrounds as their investmentsBetter opportunities from buying existing campgroundsThe importance of building a brand and presence in the hospitality industryFocusing on amenities and other strategies to build a brand in the hospitality businessCampgrounds’ historical and current trends in terms of occupancy and performanceExpenses involved in self-managing and operating campgrounds The typical process and investment model for someone who wants to invest in campgroundsThe future of campgrounds and factors affecting this asset class’ occupancyAdam and Justin’s courses and their mission to educate people about operating and managing campgrounds
    Resources & Links
    To join Adam and Justin’s courses and FREE content for finding off-market opportunities, go to https://www.happycamperuniversity.com/. Podcast: Campground CatalystApartment Syndication Due Diligence Checklist for Passive Investor
    About Adam Lendi
    Adam Lendi, a founding partner of Beyonder Holdings and Beyonder Camp, is a seasoned professional with a diverse background in real estate investment, brokerage, and business coaching. 
     At Beyonder, Adam leads the Acquisitions and Investor Relations divisions, leveraging his expertise to secure exclusive off-market properties for investor partners at highly competitive rates. 
    Beyond his professional pursuits, Adam treasures quality time with family, camping adventures, a passionate private pilot and an active lifestyle that includes cycling and CrossFit. 

    About Justin Hoggatt
    Justin Hoggatt is a versatile business leader, blending diverse experience in real estate investment, property management, and campground acquisitions. Leading his firm, Four Walls, he's managed a $20+ million Assets Under Management (AUM) portfolio. At BEYONDER Camp: Co-founder of BEYONDER Camp, Justin envisions more than campgrounds; he aims to foster communities and lasting memories. 
    Beyond business, Justin is a licensed private pilot, NCAA All-American swimmer, and passionate outdoor enthusiast, indulging in paragliding, snow skiing, camping, hiking, and biking. 

    Get in Touch with Adam and Justin 
    Website: https://beyonderholdings.com/ / https://beyondercamp.com/ YouTube: Campground CatalystEmail: team@beyondercamp.com 
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    Please visit our website www.bonavestcapital.com and click here to leave a rating and written review!

    • 31 min
    SA932 | Real Estate on Steroids: Leverage Infinite Banking for Explosive Growth with Mark Hutchinson

    SA932 | Real Estate on Steroids: Leverage Infinite Banking for Explosive Growth with Mark Hutchinson

    Have you ever considered incorporating the Infinite Banking Concept into your real estate investing strategy? We’ve invited Mark Hutchinson to serve as our comprehensive guide in utilizing the IBC, life insurance policies, and more details on how you can apply it effectively as an investor.
    Mark starts the discussion by motivating us through his ups and downs as a business owner, the beginning of his investing journey, and his discovery of Infinite Banking as a tool to fuel his investment success. Deep dive into this episode to learn more!

    Key Points & Relevant Topics
    How Mark ended up investing in real estate after failures in his first businesses and discovered the Infinite Banking Concept (IBC)What is Infinite Banking and how this concept worksThe interesting thing about borrowing money from your life insurance for investmentBorrowing money from a life insurance policy with cash valueWhat happens if someone can’t pay the premium for a life insurance policy?The contract in a life insurance policy How life insurance works after a policyholder’s deathMark’s advice on effectively utilizing Infinite Banking for real estate investmentsDoes having life insurance affect mortgage loans?Mark’s perspective on choosing the right insurance company, policy, and product for real estate
    Resources & Links
    To download a FREE special report and real estate case study, go to https://www.livingbenefits-life.com/realestate. Apartment Syndication Due Diligence Checklist for Passive Investor
    About Mark Hutchinson
    Mark's 40+ years in the steel industry has forged him into a seasoned entrepreneur, business executive, and respected insurance professional. He's not just a passive investor across many asset classes, but also a master of "passive wealth creation" incorporating the Infinite Banking Concept (IBC) to amplify his returns. 
    After the 2008 financial crisis, Mark discovered IBC, transforming his approach to wealth and finance. Now, he passionately empowers clients to reshape their financial mindset and uncover hidden truths. 
    As an authorized IBC practitioner, Mark is committed to simplifying the concept for others. Through his guidance, he demonstrates how strategically incorporating dividend-paying participating whole life insurance into an overall financial plan can accelerate long-term wealth creation, even within a diverse active or passive investment portfolio. 
     
    Get in Touch with Mark
    Website: https://www.livingbenefits-life.com/ 

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    Please visit our website www.bonavestcapital.com and click here to leave a rating and written review!

    • 31 min
    SA931 | Financial Independence, Early Retirement, and Passive Investing with Param Baladandapani, MD

    SA931 | Financial Independence, Early Retirement, and Passive Investing with Param Baladandapani, MD

    If you’re a high-income physician or a professional in any field looking to make your life more passive, retire early, and make more time for the things that really matter in your life, Dr. Param Baladandapani is here to share how you can accelerate your way to your goals!
    Dr. Param shares the strategies in real estate that made her achieve financial independence, her perspectives toward passive investing and retirement, and some resources that will help fast-track your success. Don’t miss this meaningful discussion and make the best decision for your future today!

    Key Points & Relevant Topics
    Dr. Param’s quick story of finding financial and time freedom as a medical professionalThe biggest contributor to Dr. Param’s decision to get into real estate full-timeCommon misconceptions people have towards real estate investing and financial freedomWays to retire earlier in real estateWhat motivated Dr. Param to start a coaching program and her goal for peopleHow new investors can reduce the risks of investing in today’s market Dr. Param’s valuable advice for investors choosing the markets to invest inTime management and goal-setting tips for passive investors
    Resources & Links
    Download Dr. Param’s Financial Independence Worksheet and Retirement CalculatorFREE Guide to Fast Track Your Financial FreedomApartment Syndication Due Diligence Checklist for Passive Investor
    About Param Baladandapani, MD
    Param Baladandapani is a Radiologist in Southern California who while working full time and raising two young kids built a multi-million dollar real estate portfolio that helped her become financially independent at 41 following which she quit her full-time position in medicine. 
    She is the Founder & CEO of GenerationalWealthMD & GW Capital where she has helped thousands of physicians accelerate towards financial freedom through her coaching program and syndication opportunities. She has over a decade of real estate experience investing in long-term and short-term rentals, Apartments, and development projects in multiple domestic and international markets with over 800 doors and $150 million in assets under management, making her a sought-after speaker in the real estate space. 
    She is passionate about paying it forward and has helped establish a non-profit educational trust in rural India that is focused on empowering and educating children with disabilities. 
     
    Get in Touch with Dr. Param
    Website: https://www.generationalwealthmd.com/ 

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    Please visit our website www.bonavestcapital.com and click here to leave a rating and written review!

    • 28 min
    SA930 | Invest Like the Top .001% Wealthiest Entrepreneurs with Salvatore Buscemi

    SA930 | Invest Like the Top .001% Wealthiest Entrepreneurs with Salvatore Buscemi

    In this episode, Salvatore Buscemi will teach us how to think differently in real estate investing! He shares what sets them apart in the competitive investing space, how they work and invest with high-net-worth individuals and families, and his secrets to winning the largest deals in different types of assets.
    Get ready for another episode that will give us a glimpse of how the most successful people invest!

    Key Points & Relevant Topics
    The opportunity from distressed assets in today’s marketHow the current market impacts Sal’s strategies as an equity investorSal’s vetting process for larger deals and evaluating their performance and risksWhat makes successful investors of large offices or deals stand out from their competitionWhat does “in-kind” family mean?The kind of relationship to build when working on large deals or capitalSal’s current focus in real estate and his nicheThings that set the 0.001% successful investors apart
    Resources & Links
    StripeZaraSign up for Sal’s multifamily office newsletter by visiting https://brahminpartners.com/.To order the signed copy of Sal’s books go to https://salvatorebuscemi.com/books/ or check him on Amazon. Apartment Syndication Due Diligence Checklist for Passive Investor
    About Salvatore Buscemi
    Salvatore M. Buscemi, a notable figure in the world of finance and real estate, has made a name for himself through his impressive portfolio of investments and his leadership roles in various investment offices. 
    Currently serving as the CEO and Co-Founding Partner of Brahmin Partners, LLC, a private multi-family investment office, as well as the CEO for Dandrew Partners Capital Management, Mr. Buscemi has demonstrated a keen eye for successful investment strategies. 
    Salvatore is the author of the books Making the Yield: Hard Money Lending Uncovered, Raising Real Money: The Handbook for the Aspiring Real Estate Fund Manager, and Investing Legacy: How the .001% Invest.
    Mr. Buscemi is a graduate of Fordham University and began his career at Goldman Sachs in Investment Banking in New York City and currently resides in Miami, Florida. His impressive track record of successful investments and his leadership roles in various investment offices have made him a highly respected figure in the world of finance. 
     
    Get in Touch with Salvatore
    Website: https://salvatorebuscemi.com/ / https://www.dandrewpartners.com/ / https://brahminpartners.com/ LinkedIn: Salvatore BuscemiTwitter: @SMBuscemiInstagram: @salvatorembuscemiFacebook: Salvatore Buscemi
    To Connect With Us
    Please visit our website www.bonavestcapital.com and click here to leave a rating and written review!

    • 25 min
    SA929 | Regaining Your Freedom as an Investor Through Outsourcing with Maricela Soberanes

    SA929 | Regaining Your Freedom as an Investor Through Outsourcing with Maricela Soberanes

    Is it worth doing everything on your own in real estate investing? Today’s conversation with Maricela Soberanes focuses on the positive impact of hiring virtual assistants on her real estate success.
    Maricela delves into how she started small in real estate and scaled faster, the significance of partnering and networking, and the role of outsourcing in every decision she has to make in her investing career. Don’t miss out on another meaningful episode!

    Key Points & Relevant Topics
    How Maricela got involved in real estate investing and the challenges she had to overcome as a beginnerMaricela’s mindset towards the power of real estate investing and the impact of reading books on her journeyThe importance of building systems and processes in scaling a portfolioWhy hire virtual assistants and how they can help investors win their time back?How to effectively structure the role of a virtual assistant in your real estate businessBuilding partnerships for bigger goals
    Resources & Links
    Listen to Chris Linger’s episode on our website and your podcast platform.Free Tax Wealth by Tom WheelwrightBiggerPocketsMaricela’s book: The Ultimate Guide to Building a cash flowing Real Estate Portfolio and Retire Early: for busy professionalsApartment Syndication Due Diligence Checklist for Passive Investor
    About Maricela Soberanes
    Maricela Soberanes and her husband Christopher Linger are the principals at Up Plex. They are accredited Real estate investors who have been Investing in real estate since 2006. They passively Invested in nine multifamily syndications across five states before they became general partners in nine apartment syndications or 1750+ apartments. Currently they have over 270M multifamily portfolio under management. 
    Maricela has a business degree and a successful medical service business since 2015. Chris Linger has an MBA, twenty-six years of active-duty Navy services (ret), now full-time apartment syndicator. In addition, they successfully Joint Ventured with other specialized partners to acquire self-storage facilities and mobile home parks valued over five million dollars. 

    Get in Touch with Maricela
    Website: https://www.up-plex.com/ Instagram: @the_immigrant_millionaire
    To Connect With Us
    Please visit our website www.bonavestcapital.com and click here to leave a rating and written review!

    • 17 min
    SA928 | March 2024 Recap

    SA928 | March 2024 Recap

    If you missed listening to our real estate investing experts last month, visit the links below!
    https://bonavestcapital.com/podcast/
    https://www.buzzsprout.com/1368325

    Watch this recap episode on YouTube:
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iJ5LAko9EMI

    To Connect With Us
    Please visit our website www.bonavestcapital.com and click here to leave a rating and written review!

    • 7 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
253 Ratings

253 Ratings

UncleDro ,

Tough questions

Aileen asks great thought provoking questions that pull absolute gold out of their guests. Highly recommended!

Brian - Syndicator ,

What an honor to be on the show!

I really enjoyed the interview on this show! Aileen is truly a professional! Can’t wait until the next time we get to chat!

Patricia Barrow ,

Must Listen

An incredible podcast with impactful information for anyone in real estate.

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