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The Investing Advantage podcast is devoted to helping real estate investors raise capital and scale. The GOAL of this podcast is to help you start living LIFE on your terms. And the best way to do that is to eliminate any FINANCIAL worries but taking responsibility for your money and how it's invested. I believe if you want to transfer your high income into real NET WORTH and generational WEALTH for you and your family, then investing in the right, VALUE ADD Commercial Real Estate is the key. As you listen to each episode, you'll discover real-world strategies on how to make more intelligent real estate investing decisions. If you don't yet know how to invest in commercial properties, don't think you have the capital to purchase or don't know where to start finding the right properties, then The INVESTING ADVANTAGE podcast is for you. In my 14 years of investing, developing, and working with some of the most successful real estate investors across North America, they all followed a similar framework to creating substantial WEALTH investing in commercial real estate. It didn't matter if they were investing in Multifamily buildings, Retail Properties, Industrial Warehouses or Office Buildings. they all used a system for finding the right properties, financing, and then fixing them. You're going to learn that same Real Estate Investing BLUEPRINT here. Make sure you check out the notes to each episode at TheInvestingAdvantage.com were you can find my 8 Non-Negotiables for Investing in any Commercial Property along with other free resources on how to kickstart finding the right income producing properties to create recurring, passive income.

The Investing Advantage Podcast Shane Melanson

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The Investing Advantage podcast is devoted to helping real estate investors raise capital and scale. The GOAL of this podcast is to help you start living LIFE on your terms. And the best way to do that is to eliminate any FINANCIAL worries but taking responsibility for your money and how it's invested. I believe if you want to transfer your high income into real NET WORTH and generational WEALTH for you and your family, then investing in the right, VALUE ADD Commercial Real Estate is the key. As you listen to each episode, you'll discover real-world strategies on how to make more intelligent real estate investing decisions. If you don't yet know how to invest in commercial properties, don't think you have the capital to purchase or don't know where to start finding the right properties, then The INVESTING ADVANTAGE podcast is for you. In my 14 years of investing, developing, and working with some of the most successful real estate investors across North America, they all followed a similar framework to creating substantial WEALTH investing in commercial real estate. It didn't matter if they were investing in Multifamily buildings, Retail Properties, Industrial Warehouses or Office Buildings. they all used a system for finding the right properties, financing, and then fixing them. You're going to learn that same Real Estate Investing BLUEPRINT here. Make sure you check out the notes to each episode at TheInvestingAdvantage.com were you can find my 8 Non-Negotiables for Investing in any Commercial Property along with other free resources on how to kickstart finding the right income producing properties to create recurring, passive income.

    Options Trading with Cody Yeh (Ep 112)

    Options Trading with Cody Yeh (Ep 112)

    In this episode, we’re joined by Cody Yeh. We talk about how he found success in stock options trading.
    When he was 18, he came to Canada with a student visa. He had no clue about any income and wealth creation skills. Over the past 11 years, he has transitioned from being a student, a full-time project manager to a financial coach, real estate investor, and stock options investor. The skills he acquired have allowed him to quit his job at the beginning of 2020.
    [00:01 – 07:59] Opening Segment
    An insight into valuable information that you can take advantage of in this episode Introduction and background of the guest, Cody Yeh How he got into stock options trading Investing in real estate and becoming a financial coach [08:00 – 23:44] Stock Options Trading
    Stock Options Trading The difference between multifamily investing and stock options Leverage in stock options Risks in investing in Stock options [23:45 – 34:07] Investing in Stocks
    How beginners can get into investing in Stock Options A reasonable amount to get started in stock options [34:08 – 41:54] Educating People
    How Cody grew his Youtube Channel Connect with Cody and Check out all the content he has for you! See the links below Final thoughts  
    Tweetable Quotes:
    “Most people buy stocks when it goes up, because they don’t want to miss out. Most people sell at a loss, they stop and pull back because of the fear of not wanting to be the last loser.” - Cody Yeh
    “There’s only three ways a smart person can go broke: Liquor, Ladies, and Leverage.” - Charlie Munger
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    Check out Cody’s website at https://www.codyyeh.com/ 
    Sign up for Cody’s upcoming FREE webinar: https://www.codyyeh.com/free-webinars 
    Join COdy’s Stock & Options FB Group: https://www.facebook.com/groups/StockInvestingCanadaUs 
    Subscribe to Cody’s Youtube Channel: https://www.youtube.com/CodyYeh/
     
    LEAVE A REVIEW + help someone invest in commercial real estate with confidence by sharing this episode or click here to listen to our previous episodes.
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    If you would like to learn more or have some questions, send me an email at shane@shanemelanson.com

    • 41 min
    How to Find Commercial Real Estate Deals (Ep 111)

    How to Find Commercial Real Estate Deals (Ep 111)

    Welcome back! For this episode I’ll be discussing some tips, as well as some frameworks in relation to finding deals and putting them under contract.
     
    Things you will learn in this episode:
     
    [00:01 - 08:41] How to Find Commercial Real Estate Deals
    I talk about the great values that await you in this episode Letter of Intent Difference between residential and commercial real estate Typical deal flow in Canada and the US Process of finding deals  
    [08:42 - 13:27] Important Factors when finding properties
    3 Important factors as it relates to finding properties Location Market timing Properties Concepts to consider to help minimize loss The value of having an LOI that makes sense Final Thoughts If you are interested in my coaching and consulting program, please reach out to me through email at  shane@shanemelanson.com or see below for my website link.  
    Tweetable Quotes: 
    “Most people get kind of screwed up in the beginning in terms of finding the right property to the point that they get it under contract, once you get it under contract you really need to find a team around you to help you execute on that.” - Shane Melanson
     
    Resources mentioned in the episode:
    Club Syndication  
     
    LEAVE A REVIEW + help someone invest in commercial real estate with confidence by sharing this episode or click here to listen to our previous episodes.
    Follow The Investing Podcast on all Streaming platforms. Deezer, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, or visit our YouTube Channel.
    If you enjoyed this podcast and would like to go even deeper into the world of commercial real estate, head over to my website for more information on my services, new book, and my blog.
    Follow me on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. Or email me at shane@shanemelanson.com

    • 13 min
    How to Raise Capital with a Digital Platform to Raise with Todd Heitner (Ep 110)

    How to Raise Capital with a Digital Platform to Raise with Todd Heitner (Ep 110)

    Todd is the Founder and CEO of Apartment Investor Pro, which specializes in building websites for syndication and other multifamily investing. For 15 years, Todd has been helping real estate investors set up a professional online presence. 
    Today, we discuss the ins and outs of their business and how they help investors elevate and improve their real estate investing experience.
    [00:01 – 03:55] Opening Segment
    I talked about valuable information that you can take advantage of in this episode I introduce and give a brief background about our guest, Todd Heitner Todd talks about his story and background [03:56 – 25:07] Professional online presence
    Apartment Investor Pro The value of having a professional online presence Personalizing your website Following up and building trust/relationships with people The many facets of online marketing The cost of not having a strong online presence [25:08 – 30:29] Steps to set up a professional/decent website
    Todd goes over the steps you need to take set up a strong online presence Get a domain name Web Hosting  Build the actual website with reliable platforms [30:30 – 34:32] Closing Segment
    Connect with Todd. See the links below Final thoughts  
    Tweetable Quotes:
    “Before you get too attached to a certain business name, make sure the domain name is available.” - Todd Heitner
    “There’s a need for investors to have a website and credibility in everything, but it’s such a pain sometimes to build it from scratch, starting out with nothing and trying to figure out how to put it all together. So that’s why I put together a service that made it all easier.” - Todd Heitner
     
    Resources Mentioned:
    Apartment Investor Pro WordPress  
    To learn more, connect with Todd at https://apartmentinvestorpro.com/. Check out the Apartment Investor Pro Demo at https://apartmentinvestorpro.com/demo/?code=32 
     
    LEAVE A REVIEW + help someone invest in commercial real estate with confidence by sharing this episode or click here to listen to our previous episodes.
    Follow The Investing Podcast on all Streaming platforms. Deezer, Apple Podcasts, Google Podcasts, Spotify, or visit our YouTube Channel.
    Visit my website for more information on my services, new book, and my blog.
    Follow me on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram.
    If you would like to learn more or have some questions, send me an email at shane@shanemelanson.com

    • 34 min
    The 1 and 100 Rule to Investing in Real Estate (Ep 109)

    The 1 and 100 Rule to Investing in Real Estate (Ep 109)

    In this episode, I go over the 1 and 100 Rule to Investing in Real Estate and share some lessons I’ve learned from my real estate investing experience.

    Check out full show notes by clicking “Episode Website” below.

    Advancing Into Real Estate Investing Roadmap
    Visit my website https://shanemelanson.com/ to know more Or send me email shane@shanemelanson.com

    • 10 min
    7 Steps to Creating Your 1 Page Commercial Real Estate Investing Plan (Ep 108)

    7 Steps to Creating Your 1 Page Commercial Real Estate Investing Plan (Ep 108)

    Get excited! Because in this episode, I’ll be sharing something that I’ve really only ever shared with my private clients. That is, what I call the Club Syndication commercial real estate 1 page blueprint.

    Click "Episode Website" below for full show notes.


    Visit my website https://shanemelanson.com/ to know more
    If you would like to learn more or have some questions, send me an email at shane@shanemelanson.com

    • 20 min
    3 Strategies for Creating a Clear Real Estate Investing Blueprint (Ep 107)

    3 Strategies for Creating a Clear Real Estate Investing Blueprint (Ep 107)

    Welcome back to The Investing Advantage Podcast! In today’s episode, I’m going to discuss strategies for Creating a Clear Real Estate Investing Blueprint.

    Click "Episode Website" below for full show notes.


    Visit my website https://shanemelanson.com/ to know more
    If you would like to learn more or have some questions, send me an email at shane@shanemelanson.com

    • 10 min

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