(July 17, 2019) The Common Fears Holding You Back from Investing in Real Estate

Real estate investing is a psychological process like anything else. But, unlike other things in your life like, for example, getting a job, there’s no social conditioning pushing you forward. There’s just you. Still, it’s our life and psychological fears shouldn’t bend us to their will. It should be the other way around. Today, we explore some of most common fears holding back new investors and what they can do to overcome them.

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(July 15, 2019) Think like a Resident

There are more renters today than anytime in the last 50 years, according to the Pew Research Center. What does this tell you? People have more knowledge about what they want in a rental living situation and they know the right questions to get it. Even when they don’t, your ability to understand what they need carries weight. Today, we take off the landlord cap and put on the resident cap to better understand those needs.

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(July 02, 2019) Financial Freedom Myths

In advance of the Fourth of July, Al Gordon discusses freedom. If American colonists were willing to accept the idea that a monarchy was the right form of government, our country would be terribly different today. On today’s show, Al encourages you to follow in the footsteps of those brave colonists who wanted freedom. Breakaway from status quo retirement plans and the myths that keep you from achieving financial freedom through real estate investing.

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(July 01, 2019) The 1031 Exchange & What It Does For The Real Estate Investor

Al Gordon discusses how to defer paying capital gains taxes on an investment property using the 1031 Exchange.

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(June 28, 2019) Al’s Anniversary

Al Gordon joined Lifestyles Unlimited in June 2017 and is celebrating his two-year anniversary as a Lifestyles Unlimited member! Today, Al shares his powerful anniversary story. The wealth Al and his wife had accumulated from years of hard work evaporated in the 2008 crash. They had to take on debt just to stay afloat. Hear how Lifestyles Unlimited helped them dig out of their hole and meet their five-year goal in less than two years as members.

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(June 27, 2019) Bad Bosses

Companies fail to hire the right person for the job 82% of the time according to a Gallup survey. That means there are a lot of bad bosses out there. Al Gordon shares various stories about bad bosses on today’s show. Maybe one will resonate with you and you’ll realize that you don’t have to stick it out with a bad boss! Passive income from real estate investments has allowed many of our members to retire from their jobs with bad bosses.

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(June 26, 2019) Follow the Right Map

Al Gordon compares and contrasts two maps for investing in real estate: Del Walmsley’s map and Clark Howard’s map. Clark Howard is a nationally syndicated radio host that wants people to retire via a minimalist approach similar to Dave Ramsey. Hear Al explain why Del’s map is the only map you should follow to financial freedom.

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(June 24, 2019) The Maturity Continuum for Real Estate Investors

Steven Covey developed a model called the Maturity Continuum. As people mature, we move from dependence to independence to interdependence. Lifestyles Unlimited’s founder, Del Walmsley, has applied Covey’s Maturity Continuum to real estate investing. Hear Al Gordon explain how investing in real estate takes you on a journey from dependence to interdependence.

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(June 21, 2019) What Do You Desire?

Al Gordon has a few simple but important desires. He desires strong relationships with his wife and children and being involved in outdoor sports that involve water. Have you thought about what you desire? Al urges you to sit down and plan how you are going to start doing the things that you desire. Listen to hear how investing in real estate correctly gave Al the passive income and time to pursue his desires.

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(June 20, 2019) Why Learn From Failure When You Can Learn From Success?

Al Gordon dissects an article entitled “7 Lessons I Learned I From Failing At Real Estate Investing” and explains why having the right education and team makes all the difference between failure and success.

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