Fri, 26 May 2017
#137: GRE listener Eric Pratt is today’s guest. His passive monthly RE income is $3,600, soon to be $4,600.
He bought turnkey income properties: 6 in Memphis, 1 in Atlanta, and soon expects to close 1 in Birmingham. He carries 7 mortgages.
Eric is in his 40s, married, and is a police officer in Anchorage, Alaska. Learn about how GRE has changed his life, and learn about one speed bump that he hit on the way.
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Listen to this week’s show and learn:
04:23 Today’s guest, Eric, had never heard of a podcast before learning about GRE.
06:04 Growing up in a financial family: Dad - banker; Stepmom - accountant.
09:34 Eric’s first investment property was bought in Las Vegas in 2001.
14:20 Eric used to invest out-of-state without knowing about turnkey RE investing. He previously tried to put the “team ingredients” together himself.
15:25 His first turnkey investment property was bought in Memphis in 2015 through Mid South Home Buyers.
16:45 Some think turnkey real estate investing is too good to be true.
19:01 Guest’s former mission to be debt-free changed to becoming financially-free.
24:40 Paid 6 ways at the same time?
26:26 Eric self-manages one property. Lesson learned: buy from a provider with in-house management rather than third-party management.
29:17 Paying $61,000 cash to own a Memphis property free-and-clear.
31:12 Carrying 7 mortgages.
32:06 Offering full asking price on turnkey properties?
33:21 Eric’s passive monthly RE income is $3,600, expects it will soon be $4,600.
38:23 He has an employer pension.
39:27 The Abundant Mindset.
41:32 Birmingham, Alabama’s surprising revitalization.
43:50 Eric leaves his personal e-mail address for you: email@example.com
Guest E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org