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REI Brothers showcases the adventure of two brothers German & Oscar in Multifamily Investing. This is our platform to educate, motivate, and inspire others to take massive action in financial freedom through multifamily investing. If you are a current and/or future real estate investor, then this is the show for you. More specifically for those interested in large multifamily apartments and hotels. We bring you access to expert real estate investors, syndicators, lenders, property managers and advisors. These experts share their stories, tips and advice on how they built their business.

REI Brothers - Financial Freedom through Multifamily Investing German & Oscar Buendia

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REI Brothers showcases the adventure of two brothers German & Oscar in Multifamily Investing. This is our platform to educate, motivate, and inspire others to take massive action in financial freedom through multifamily investing. If you are a current and/or future real estate investor, then this is the show for you. More specifically for those interested in large multifamily apartments and hotels. We bring you access to expert real estate investors, syndicators, lenders, property managers and advisors. These experts share their stories, tips and advice on how they built their business.

    Multifamily Mastermind Volume 2

    Multifamily Mastermind Volume 2

    we’re excited to bring you the Multifamily Mastermind Podcast Mastermind - Part Two! 📣💥

    In this one-of-a-kind conversation we get into all things #multifamily, including some of the biggest #learninglessons (aka mistakes), #prioritizing & #outsourcing to get energy back, closed #deals, current projects, and so much more. 💯👏

    Follow & Support the Guests Featured on this Special Podcast:

    🔴 Shannon Ludlow of The Multifamily Journey (@themultifamilyjourney)
    🔴 John Fortes of The Passive Investor Show (@thepassiveinvestorshow)
    🔴 Justin Fraser of True Multifamily (@truemultifamily)
    🔴 Rich Somers of The Multifamily Takeoff (@themultifamilytakeoff)
    🔴 German Buendia & Oscar Buendia of the REI Brothers Podcast (@rei_brothers)
    🔴 Daisy Serrano & Luc D’Abreau of the Make it Rain Podcast (@makeitrainpodcast)

    • 1 hr 32 min
    70. How to Transition From Absolute Control of Your Investments to a More Passive Role to Free Up Time to Enjoy More with Arn Cenedella

    70. How to Transition From Absolute Control of Your Investments to a More Passive Role to Free Up Time to Enjoy More with Arn Cenedella

    Join German and Oscar Buendia with their guest, Arn Cenedella, as they talk about investment strategies to become better investors. Arn has an extensive background in real estate investing and has recently switched to multifamily investments. He shares how he assists real estate investors in diversifying their capital to large multifamily properties for higher cash flow. Here’s a breakdown of what to expect in this episode:

    🎧  HAVE A DIVERSIFIED PORTFOLIO WITH SPARK INVESTMENT GROUP.

    🎧  PERKS OF SHIFTING FROM ABSOLUTE CONTROL TO A PASSIVE ROLE.

    🎧  IMPORTANCE OF DIVERSIFYING A PORTFOLIO INTO DIFFERENT ASSETS.

    🎧  CHOOSING WHAT TYPE OF MARKETS TO INVEST IN.

    🎧  LOOKING AT MID-CAREER PROFESSIONALS AS THE IDEAL TYPE OF INVESTORS.

    🎧  AND MUCH MORE!

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    About Arn Cenedella:

    Arn Cenedella, the founder of Spark Investment Group, is a real estate expert with more than four decades of experience, including 35 years as a Realtor navigating the unique real estate landscape in Silicon Valley, CA.

    During that time, Arn invested in real estate ranging from single-family homes and fix-and-flips to land subdivisions and condominium conversions to commercial multifamily properties.

    Through these experiences, he developed a passion for helping others achieve their financial freedom through investing in multifamily real estate syndications.

    Through Spark Investment Group, Arn is putting his decades of real estate expertise to work for his clients, helping them reach their goals and attain the lives they’ve always wanted to live.

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    You can find Arn Cenedella on . . .

    Spark Website: https://investwithspark.com/

    Greenville Website: https://investinthatgreenville.com/

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/arncenedella/

    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ArnCenedellaRealEstate/

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/GreenvilleSCRE

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    Connect with German and Oscar!

    Email: info@GoodDayCapital.com

    https://linktr.ee/REIBrothers

    Website: GoodDayCapital.com

    Instagram: @REI_Brothers

    Facebook: @RealEstateInvestingBrothers

    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHQxZM5HVM3LqNgk7jLTCbw

    LinkedIn Personal: https://www.linkedin.com/in/oscarbuendia

    LinkedIn Personal: https://www.linkedin.com/in/germanbuendia

    LinkedIn GoodDay Capital: https://www.linkedin.com/company/goodday-capital

    • 38 min
    69. “Start By Investing in a Small House and Grow From There” - Real Estate Investor, Coach and Mentor Joe Meares

    69. “Start By Investing in a Small House and Grow From There” - Real Estate Investor, Coach and Mentor Joe Meares

    Join German and Oscar Buendia with their guest, Joe Meares, as they talk about how he coaches people new to real estate investing. Joe was interested in real estate, but he cannot keep up with the complex scheme. Luckily, Joe had a coach who helped him understand the process and eventually partnered with him to mentor others. Here’s a breakdown of what to expect in this episode:

    🎧  MANIFESTATIONS OF BUSINESS-MINDEDNESS FROM CHILDHOOD

    🎧  WHAT IS SOMETHING IN REAL ESTATE THAT CHANGED JOE’S LIFE

    🎧  AN OVERVIEW OF THE CONSULTANCY PROCESS AT KAYJAY CONSULTING

    🎧  FINANCIAL FREEDOM EXPLAINED AND HOW IT LOOKS LIKE

    🎧  HOW GETTING A COACH CAN HELP WITH GETTING STARTED IN REAL ESTATE INVESTING

    🎧  AND MUCH MORE!

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    About Joe Meares:

    Joe Meares, the co-founder of KAYJAY Consulting, is a Real Estate entrepreneur with hands-on experience as an investor, capital raiser, and coach. Beginning with baseball cards at age 6, Joe has been a lifetime investor, using his high school job at a hardware store to fund his first brokerage account at age 14. After almost a decade of working on Wall Street, Joe began investing in real estate in 2018 when he realized that he wanted to achieve financial and personal freedom. Through the rethinking of his core goals, Joe worked intensively under the mentorship of KAYJAY co-founder KAYR; Joe went from zero to 60 units in under two years while investing in multiple cities. Joe is extremely interested in self-development and helping others reach their full potential through looking within themselves to find their innate worth and gifts. Joe is licensed in real estate sales and a member of the Homeowners Association of Philadelphia (HAPCO). He has built a team of professionals to assist across the initial identification, acquisition, and ongoing management of target properties. Currently, he works at Truist Securities and has held positions at Bernstein’s Home Center and BBVA. He is also a board member of the Job Opportunities Program. Joe has a bachelor’s degree in finance from the University of Notre Dame and is a CFA charter holder.

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    You can find Joe Meares on . . .

    Website: https://www.kayjayconsulting.net/

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/kayjayconsulting/

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    Connect with German and Oscar!

    Email: info@GoodDayCapital.com

    https://linktr.ee/REIBrothers

    Website: GoodDayCapital.com

    Instagram: @REI_Brothers

    Facebook: @RealEstateInvestingBrothers

    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHQxZM5HVM3LqNgk7jLTCbw

    LinkedIn Personal: https://www.linkedin.com/in/oscarbuendia

    LinkedIn Personal: https://www.linkedin.com/in/germanbuendia

    LinkedIn GoodDay Capital: https://www.linkedin.com/company/goodday-capital

    • 40 min
    68. Real Estate Broker, Broker, Mentor & Author - Let Your WHY Push You with Nate Ohlrich

    68. Real Estate Broker, Broker, Mentor & Author - Let Your WHY Push You with Nate Ohlrich

    Join German and Oscar Buendia with their guest, Nate Ohlrich, as they talk about his passion for educating people regarding commercial real estate investing. Nate was interested in real estate investing because he saw potential in it. Now, he is a real estate broker and investor who wrote a book to help people start passive investing. Here’s a breakdown of what to expect in this episode:

    🎧  HOW GETTING A BROKER’S LICENSE GIVES AN ADVANTAGE AND MORE EDGE

    🎧  TEACHING REAL ESTATE INVESTING WITH THE HELP OF A BOOK

    🎧  NATE’S PROCESS OF MAKING PEOPLE UNDERSTAND REAL ESTATE INVESTING

    🎧  FRUITS OF LABOR AND DETERMINATION

    🎧  WHAT TO EXPECT IN HIS BOOK, FEARLESS INVESTING

    🎧  AND MUCH MORE!

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    About Nate Ohlrich:

    Nate Ohlrich is the Founder of Red Elm Capital LLC. He is an active real estate investor in multiple deals in various asset classes in the Midwest. His experience spans from B/C Class Multifamily value-add investing to triple net retail investment properties, as well as single-family homes and hospitality syndications.

    Nate adds value to each transaction as a prior business owner, having experience as an owner/landlord and a tenant/lessee.

    Nate holds two bachelor’s degrees from the University of Nebraska – Lincoln. He enjoys spending time with his family, Husker football, and being outdoors.

    Nathan Ohlrich is a licensed commercial broker for Cascade Commercial in Omaha, Nebraska.

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    You can find Nate Ohlrich on . . .

    Website: https://redelminvesting.com/

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/nate-ohlrich/

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    Connect with German and Oscar!

    Email: info@GoodDayCapital.com

    https://linktr.ee/REIBrothers

    Website: GoodDayCapital.com

    Instagram: @REI_Brothers

    Facebook: @RealEstateInvestingBrothers

    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHQxZM5HVM3LqNgk7jLTCbw

    LinkedIn Personal: https://www.linkedin.com/in/oscarbuendia

    LinkedIn Personal: https://www.linkedin.com/in/germanbuendia

    LinkedIn GoodDay Capital: https://www.linkedin.com/company/goodday-capital

    • 33 min
    67. Combating Ego To Succeed in Life & Business - NFL Player, Developer & Business Consultant Marques Ogden

    67. Combating Ego To Succeed in Life & Business - NFL Player, Developer & Business Consultant Marques Ogden

    Join German and Oscar Buendia with their guest, Marques Ogden, as they talk about his journey from being an NFL football player to becoming a motivational speaker. Marques is driven by ambition, but that changed when he went into a freefall. He shares the humbling experience that mapped out his trajectory to success and how he helps others do the same. Here’s a breakdown of what to expect in this episode:

    🎧  REASONS BEHIND RETIRING FROM THE NFL AND STARTING A CONSTRUCTION COMPANY

    🎧  ACTIONABLE STEPS TO FOLLOW WHEN GETTING INTO CONSTRUCTION

    🎧  THE REAL DEAL WHEN INVESTING IN REAL ESTATE

    🎧  BUILD COURAGE USING A MINDSET THAT SEES THE VALUE OF FAILURE

    🎧  WHAT IT TAKES TO BECOME AN EFFECTIVE MOTIVATIONAL SPEAKER

    🎧  AND MUCH MORE!

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    About Marques Ogden:

    Marques Ogden was drafted into the NFL as an offensive lineman in 2003. However, after five years of playing in the league, he decided to retire and pursue a career in construction and contracting. At the age of 27, Marques founded a construction company called Kayden Premier Enterprises. The company had fast growth in 2010, but eventually, his business went bankrupt, losing almost 2 million dollars on one project in a matter of 90 days.

    During his darkest hours, he pulled himself together, got a part-time job as a custodian, and with hard work and determination, became an inspirational keynote speaker, executive coach, best-selling author, and marketing leader, helping to build the success of others.

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    You can find Marques Ogden on . . .

    Website: https://marquesogden.com/

    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MarquesOgdenSpeaker/

    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/marquesogden/

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/Marques_Ogden

    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCbROb_i2Ef3mr6OFoBOFjuQ

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    Connect with German and Oscar!

    Email: info@GoodDayCapital.com

    https://linktr.ee/REIBrothers

    Website: GoodDayCapital.com

    Instagram: @REI_Brothers

    Facebook: @RealEstateInvestingBrothers

    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHQxZM5HVM3LqNgk7jLTCbw

    LinkedIn Personal: https://www.linkedin.com/in/oscarbuendia

    LinkedIn Personal: https://www.linkedin.com/in/germanbuendia

    LinkedIn GoodDay Capital: https://www.linkedin.com/company/goodday-capital

    • 39 min
    66. How to Become a Private Lender & Become the Bank in Real Estate with Alex Breshears

    66. How to Become a Private Lender & Become the Bank in Real Estate with Alex Breshears

    Join German and Oscar Buendia with their guest, Alex Breshears, as they talk about how you can become the bank, which most people do not realize that it can be done. Alex is a private money lender, Regulation A+ fund investor, multifamily underwriter, educator, a limited partner in multifamily syndications, and also a professor. Having done a bit of everything, she shares her experience and gives some actionable tips on what you can do. Here’s a breakdown of what to expect in this episode:

    🎧  STARTING INTO PRIVATE LENDING BY ACCIDENT

    🎧  SPECIFIC CRITERIA IN PRIVATE LENDING

    🎧  TAX IMPLICATIONS ON PRIVATE LENDERS – PASSIVE INCOME OR CAPITAL GAINS?

    🎧  STEP BY STEP PROCESS OF A FIX AND FLIP TRANSACTION

    🎧  HARD MONEY LENDING VS. PRIVATE MONEY LENDING

    🎧  AND MUCH MORE!

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    About Alex Breshears:

    Alex Breshears is a private money lender, Regulation A fund Investor Relations manager, multifamily underwriter, educator, limited partner in multifamily syndications, and community builder who partners with active and passive real estate investors, syndicators, and military spouses to grow their financial independence, knowledge, and professional network. Alex started a private lending company, Infinite Road Investments, in April of 2020, funding 1st lien and 2nd lien positions for residential property in the Hampton Roads, Virginia area. She also started an educational Facebook group called Private Lending Lessons which offers weekly educational lessons, daily posts for discussion, and opportunities to network with other investors about private lending and various projects that may need funding. She also works with the team at Mission First Capital, a Regulation A fund that helps active duty and veteran service members invest in real estate to improve their long-term wealth. At Mission First Capital, she works in organizational management, investor relations, and underwriting for property acquisitions for asset purchases. Alex is also passionate about financial education and independence for female investors.

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    You can find Alex Breshears on . . .

    Infinite Road Investments Website: www.infiniteroadinvestments.com

    Mission First Capital Website: www.MissionFirstCapital.co

    Private Lending Lessons Facebook: www.facebook.com/groups/privatelendinglessons/

    Mission First Capital Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/missionfirstcapital

    LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/in/InvestPassively2LiveActively

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    Connect with German and Oscar!

    Email: info@GoodDayCapital.com

    https://linktr.ee/REIBrothers

    Website: GoodDayCapital.com

    Instagram: @REI_Brothers

    Facebook: @RealEstateInvestingBrothers

    YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHQxZM5HVM3LqNgk7jLTCbw

    LinkedIn Personal: https://www.linkedin.com/in/oscarbuendia

    LinkedIn Personal: https://www.linkedin.com/in/germanbuendia

    LinkedIn GoodDay Capital: https://www.linkedin.com/company/goodday-capital

    • 53 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
47 Ratings

47 Ratings

Josh Plave ,

Awesome guests and insight

The dynamic of listening to two brothers is really enjoyable, and they host some really informative and helpful guests. They talk through a wide variety of perspectives on investing in real estate, all of which bring different nuggets of wisdom to listeners. Would recommend to anyone wanting to learn more about RE investing!

QBrill ,

Fantastic Show!

I love the dynamic between German & Oscar! They feature great guests with inspiring stories. If you're on the fence about investing in real estate, these two will get you started!

Barri Griffiths ,

One of the best podcasts!

I’ve been learning about Multifamily investing for a while, but listening to Oscar and German has really helped my education. They have great guests, and produce fantastic content. I make sure not to miss an episode, you shouldn’t either!!

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