Emily Du Plessis from RentalRookie.com shares her journey in going from knowing absolutely nothing about real estate or finance to owning multiple properties with her investing partner and husband, Kirk. Now, she's on a mission to share her experiences with rookies in the real estate investing field to show that anyone can find success if you take the time to educate yourself. While she is no 'guru' in the field, she's just an everyday wife, mom, and teacher who is passionate about helping others start to take control of their financial futures with investing in buy and hold properties.
Quick Announcements: The Podcast is Coming Back
Yes, that’s right. The podcast will be returning to this summer! I can’t tell you how excited I am to be chatting with you each week again as I feel like there is so much we have all learned and experienced over the last year that we can share. On this quick announcement episode, I […]
Show164: How we Doubled our Unsecured Line of Credit
Lines of credit can be a great financial strategy when it comes to financing rental property. Whether it be a HELOC, secured line of credit or unsecured line of credit it allow you some flexibility to acquire property. What is an unsecured line of credit? An unsecured line of credit is a revolving account that […]
Show163: This is Your Year…Make it Happen
Yep….not just a new year…it’s a new decade. And with that comes excitement and inspiration and motivation. It’s like you wake up one morning a totally changed and motivated individual…. because that’s what happens. We go to bed on December 31st every year and wake up a new person the next morning. Right? I’m here […]
Show162: 4 Things to Kick off Your Investing Journey
The 12th Day of Christmas! We’ve made it to the end of our 12 days of Christmas and I hope I’ve inspired and motivated you to kick some butt in 2020. So to end our 12 day long focus of learning about investing in real estate (look at here for advice) I’m giving you 4 […]
Show161: Overcoming stage fright with investing
It’s the 11th Day of Christmas Stage fright. Have you ever felt this? When you’ve worked so hard at something (dance, piano, athletic event, choir concert) you’ve put your blood, sweat and tears into really mastering the skill so you can perform well. And you get to the event…..and your slammed with stage fright. It […]
Show160: Tax benefits of buying rental property
It’s the 10th day of Christmas! We are about to kick off a brand spanking new year. And if you already own rental properties like student apartments for rent but have not kept track of your tax deductible items for investing in rentals now’s the time to clean that side of the business up. If […]
Makes me believe I can do this!
Emily and Kirk’s explanations are accessible, easy to understand and make perfect sense. They offer just the right mix of real estate investing knowledge with motivational messages that keep me going. Thanks!
Love Checking In!
I enjoy listening to newer investors because they remind us older investors that we don't know it all and that things are changing all the time. Otherwise we get stuck in our own little world and routines. Emily is fresh and fun to listen to. One of those shows where you just let it go on to the next and keep listening to. Please, Emily, drop some more episodes because I love checking in! Updates please!!
Informative, Relatable, Honest
I just found this podcast a few weeks ago. Emily and Kirk are knowledgeable and smart. I love how they break everything down in plain terms so us Rookies can better understand the information.