56 episodes

Meet David Duggan and Brendan Bennett, your friends at Upright. They’re talking to real estate investors just like you about what they can expect with this volatile market from the perspective of a hard money lender. This podcast is for passive and active investors who need a no-nonsense take on the REI market and what they should know about investing their money. Subscribe for weekly easy-to-digest episodes so you can stay at the top of your REI game. Real Estate Investing: Unscripted is available anywhere you get your podcasts, on YouTube, and you can find links to all episodes on our social media or at upright.us
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Real Estate Investing: Unscripted Upright

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    • 5.0 • 20 Ratings

Meet David Duggan and Brendan Bennett, your friends at Upright. They’re talking to real estate investors just like you about what they can expect with this volatile market from the perspective of a hard money lender. This podcast is for passive and active investors who need a no-nonsense take on the REI market and what they should know about investing their money. Subscribe for weekly easy-to-digest episodes so you can stay at the top of your REI game. Real Estate Investing: Unscripted is available anywhere you get your podcasts, on YouTube, and you can find links to all episodes on our social media or at upright.us
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    E53 - Kevin Kim | Hanging in the Lender Lounge

    E53 - Kevin Kim | Hanging in the Lender Lounge

    This week, Brendan brings in Doug Dvorak to help facilitate our conversation with Kevin Kim, Partner at Geraci LLP and host of the Lender Lounge Podcast! We're stoked to be able to talk with Kevin who is a nationally recognized expert in the mortgage fund formation and a leading instructor for the American Association of Private Lenders. We talk about why he's so focused on private money, Kevin explains what a mortgage fund is and how and when to invest in one, and we talk about the present and the future of the RTL space!
    Check out Kevin's podcast: Lender Lounge with Kevin Kim
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    Music by: Jeremy Blake

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    • 51 min
    E52 - Steve Yoak | From Teacher to 100 Deals a Year

    E52 - Steve Yoak | From Teacher to 100 Deals a Year

    Investor/Lender/Coach/Pride of Akron, Ohio, Steve Yoak, joins us to talk about how he took his career from teaching math to scoring 100+ deals a year as a real estate investor! We talk about Steve’s best practices for managing rental properties and scaling, his thoughts on the current coaching landscape, how networks and social media helps him score deals, and more!
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    Production team: connversa.com
    Music by: Jeremy Blake

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    • 26 min
    E51 - Haseeb Rahman | Raising Capital, Deploying Capital, and Getting the Return

    E51 - Haseeb Rahman | Raising Capital, Deploying Capital, and Getting the Return

    Experienced Investment Executive and Portfolio Manager at The Palisades Group, Haseeb Rahman, joins us to gives us a peek behind the curtain of how he sources funds! We talk about where people are going to raise money, what to look for in lenders, how to analyze the borrower risk, and more!
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    Music by: Jeremy Blake

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    • 39 min
    E50 - Matt Rodak & Doug Dvorak | Trends That Will Shape the Next 12 Months

    E50 - Matt Rodak & Doug Dvorak | Trends That Will Shape the Next 12 Months

    The boys are back! For the first episode of 2024, we're bringing back Upright's CEO Matt Rodak and VP, Capital Markets Doug Dvorak to give us their perspective on the trends that will inevitably shape the next few months, possibly the next few years of the Real Estate Investment market. We talk buying trends, forces driving the market, the RTL space, and why Upright feels optimistic about the market moving forward.
    Brought to you by: upright.us
    Production team: connversa.com
    Music by: Jeremy Blake 

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    • 46 min
    E49 - Craig Curelop | House Hacking, Investor Friendly Agents, & Accelerated Debt Paydown

    E49 - Craig Curelop | House Hacking, Investor Friendly Agents, & Accelerated Debt Paydown

    We're a little late with this episode but we promise it's worth the wait! Craig Curelop, author of the Bigger Pockets book The House Hacking Strategy, joins the show! We talk through our opinions on house hacking, how not every realtor is "investor friendly", and the magic of accelerated debt paydown strategies.

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    Production team: connversa.com
    Music by: Jeremy Blake 
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    • 32 min
    E48 - Donovan Adesoro & Bridget Tindell | Boots-on-the-Ground in Texas Real Estate Markets

    E48 - Donovan Adesoro & Bridget Tindell | Boots-on-the-Ground in Texas Real Estate Markets

    HOWDY! David is out this week so we roped in Doug Dvorak to join Brendan in a recap of the Zonda Q4 Housing Market Outlook webinar with input from two of Upright's boots on the ground - Donovan and Bridget! We talk about specific cities like Houston, Austin, and DFW, we cover major points made in the webinar, and test our Texas knowledge!

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    Music by: Jeremy Blake 
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    • 35 min

Customer Reviews

5.0 out of 5
20 Ratings

20 Ratings

Jrides6342 ,

Informative

This podcast is no-nonsense, informative, and a must have for real estate investors ongoing education. Thank you upright !

Host Kelly Bailey ,

Great Show

Brendan is such a smart guy and always brings the right content.

TL5678 ,

Scrappy, real world advice for real estate management

Solid, unpretentious advice on real estate investing. Guests are informative and some of their horror stories are particularly helpful when it comes to thinking about your own potential projects and evaluating risk/reward.

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