What is a 1031 and How Does it Affect Your Tax Liability?
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What is a 1031 and How Does it Affect Your Tax Liability?

One of the most common questions we get on our investor intake calls is, “What is a 1031 exchange?” Today, David Meilan, Director of Investor Relations at Nighthawk Equity and Drew Kniffin, Nighthawk President, are going to break down this concept for us. Simply put, 1031 exchanges are a way to defer tax liability through […]

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MB 271: Start with Belief & Build a Multifamily Business – With Timothy Lyons

What does a multifamily investor look like? If you grew up in a working-class family, you may have a hard time seeing yourself as a successful syndicator. Today, FDNY firefighter Timothy Lyons explains how he overcame limiting beliefs to build a portfolio of 720-plus units worth $100M in just 12 months!

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MBI 270: Partner Up & Push Through Adversity – With Gary Van Bortel & John Bilinski

What are the benefits of partnering with another investor? You’re more likely to overcome adversity and show up with a kind of tenacity you may not have had on your own! Today, Gary Van Bortel and John Bilinski explain how they worked through obstacles together and raised $1M for their first multifamily deal.

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College Vs. Multifamily

Earlier on the blog, I touched on what I’m teaching my kids about building wealth so they can go on to be responsible, thoughtful and wise investors. Today, I wanted to take things a step further and speak directly with the younger generation. A lot of you have reached out to me over the past […]

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Winchester Apartments Due Diligence

  The Winchester is our latest property and I wanted to give you an idea of what we found during our due diligence visit. If you look at the Winchester online, you’ll see the photos are attractive. It’s not quite as attractive in person, but the property is surprisingly clean. The signage is new and […]

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MB 269: Repositioning Hotels as Multifamily Assets – With Serge Shukhat

COVID decimated the hotel industry, bringing property values down significantly. And now, savvy real estate investors are buying distressed hotels on the cheap and converting them into multifamily properties. Today, Serge Shukhat shares his innovative approach to repositioning hotels as apartment buildings, describing the benefits and barriers to entry of this nontraditional multifamily play!

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MB 268: The 6 Seismic Shifts to Become a Successful Investor

I used to dismiss mindset as the key to success. But I’ve since come to understand that until you get your head straight, you won’t take action. Today, I’m walking you through the 6 seismic shifts you need to become a successful multifamily investor and achieve financial freedom with real estate!

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3 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Got Started in Multifamily Real Estate

They say you have to start somewhere, right? But wouldn’t it be nice if you could get started with the right kind of wisdom, maybe a leg up? As someone who controls $90 million in multifamily real estate, I’ve had a lot of time to reflect on what works and what doesn’t What would I […]

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MB 267: The 5 Success Principles of Top Real Estate Investors– With Steven Pesavento

After interviewing 100 of the top real estate investors, Steven Pesavento realized that mindset really is the foundation of investing success. So, how do the most successful investors and entrepreneurs think differently? Today, Steven shares his 5 universal success principles and explains how to apply these fundamentals to your investing efforts in the real world!

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5 Tips for Expanding Your Multifamily Connections
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5 Tips for Expanding Your Multifamily Connections

You know, the family is a team sport. That’s what I love about this business – you don’t have to go out and alone. You can partner with other people, you can raise money from other people, and as a result, you can play into their strengths. You can do the things that you already […]

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