Episodes

EP207: 4 Takeaways from My First Week Being Unemployed  

This week was my first week as an unemployed, full-time real estate investor! It has been exciting and liberating to step into this next chapter of my life. On today’s show, I’m sharing the four major lessons I have learned this past week.

 

I’ll talk about what my first weekend was like without waking up to go in for the morning show, and why I don’t feel retired. I’ll also talk about the power of passive income, letting go of old ideals, and much more! Don’t miss episode 207 of Investing in Real Estate.

 

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Show notes: http://morrisinvest.com/episode207

EP206: How to Leave a Legacy and Build a Life of Positivity - Interview with Lee Cockerell  

In business, the value of a positive mindset is often overlooked. Today’s guest is proof that by cultivating a mindset of positivity, you can create lasting success in your business. On today’s show, I’m sitting down with Lee Cockerell, speaker, author, and former Executive Vice President of Operations for the Walt Disney World Resort.

 

Lee is here to share how his positive attitude ultimately led to success, the importance of time management, more! We’ll talk about creating a legacy, and how to build a successful business. Lee has so much insight to share; you won’t want to miss this episode of Investing in Real Estate.

 

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Show notes: http://morrisinvest.com/episode206

EP205: Do Quit Your Day Job: How to Know If You're Ready  

I’ve spent the past 18 years reporting the news, but today I’ve got my own headline to share: I left my broadcasting career to pursue real estate full time. Real estate investing has changed my life, and now my mission is to help others reach financial freedom. This was a huge decision, and not one that I’ve taken lightly.

 

On today’s show, Natali and I are discussing how we prepared for this transition, both mentally and financially. We’ll share how I replaced my salary with passive income, and how to determine when it’s time for a big life change. You'll learn the three major factors you should consider before quitting your job, and how you can intentionally create the life you want. Come along for episode 205 of Investing in Real Estate!

 

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Show notes: http://morrisinvest.com/episode205

EP204: Houston Flooding 2017: Understanding What Happened  

“Investing in Real Estate has a laser focus on buy and hold rental properties in order to create passive income. Clayton shares tried and true methods for acquiring rental real estate, building net worth, and accelerating your financial freedom. This podcast utilizes expert interviews, case studies with normal everyday investors, and Clayton's own methods for achieving passive income. Learn how to acquire turnkey rentals, discounted properties, passive income and true legacy wealth!” - Clayton Morris

EP203: How to Maximize Depreciation - Interview with Tom Wheelwright  

Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode of Investing in Real Estate is sponsored by ZipRecruiter. With ZipRecruiter, you can post your job to 100 plus job sites with just one click. Find out today why ZipRecruiter has been used by businesses of ALL sizes to find the most qualified job candidates with immediate results. Visit ZipRecruiter.com/investing to post your job for free! Taxes can be confusing, and when you’re investing in real estate, there’s even more to consider. That’s why we’re welcoming Tom Wheelwright back to the podcast to talk about how real estate investing can mitigate other tax burdens, and how you can make sure you’re getting the most benefits out of your investments. Tom Wheelwright is a tax genius who authored the book, Tax-Free Wealth. He is the founder and CEO of ProVision, as well as the personal tax advisor of “Rich Dad,” Robert Kiyosaki. Today on Investing in Real Estate, Tom is covering everything you need to know about real estate investing taxes! “Investing in Real Estate has a laser focus on buy and hold rental properties in order to create passive income. Clayton shares tried and true methods for acquiring rental real estate, building net worth, and accelerating your financial freedom. This podcast utilizes expert interviews, case studies with normal everyday investors, and Clayton's own methods for achieving passive income. Learn how to acquire turnkey rentals, discounted properties, passive income and true legacy wealth!” - Clayton Morris

EP202: How Your Kids Can Invest in Real Estate with an IRA  

Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT If you’re a frequent listener of this show, you know that we are always looking for ways to build legacy wealth for our family, as well as legally reduce our overall tax burden. Since we’ve had children, we discovered another investing strategy that builds an incredible amount of tax-free dollars! On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, Natali and I are sharing why and how our children have self-directed Roth IRAs. We’ll discuss how they qualify for IRAs, and how they earn income. You’ll learn about the pros and cons of a pre-taxed plan, how custodial accounts work, and much more! Please join us for episode 202 of Investing in Real Estate! “Investing in Real Estate has a laser focus on buy and hold rental properties in order to create passive income. Clayton shares tried and true methods for acquiring rental real estate, building net worth, and accelerating your financial freedom. This podcast utilizes expert interviews, case studies with normal everyday investors, and Clayton's own methods for achieving passive income. Learn how to acquire turnkey rentals, discounted properties, passive income and true legacy wealth!” - Clayton Morris

EP200: Why Building a Team is More Important Than Money - Interview with Blair Singer  

Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode of Investing in Real Estate is sponsored by eero. With eero, you can install an enterprise-grade WiFi system in your home in just a few minutes. For free overnight shipping on your order, visit eero.com and select overnight shipping at checkout, then enter promo code INVESTING. Investing in real estate is essentially building a business. Like any other business, you can’t do it alone! Many new investors quickly become overwhelmed when trying to do everything themselves. Today on the podcast, I’m interviewing sales expert, best-selling author, and Rich Dad Advisor, Blair Singer! Blair is sharing his expertise, including the importance of working with a team, how to quiet the negative self-talk that stops you from reaching your goals, and more! This episode is jam-packed with Blair’s knowledge—don’t miss episode 200 of Investing in Real Estate! “Investing in Real Estate has a laser focus on buy and hold rental properties in order to create passive income. Clayton shares tried and true methods for acquiring rental real estate, building net worth, and accelerating your financial freedom. This podcast utilizes expert interviews, case studies with normal everyday investors, and Clayton's own methods for achieving passive income. Learn how to acquire turnkey rentals, discounted properties, passive income and true legacy wealth!” - Clayton Morris

EP199: How to Teach Your Kids About Passive Income  

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In our family, we are always trying to instill a strong financial education in our children. Sometimes this is through strategies we’ve planned for, or ideas we’ve read in books, but sometimes a lesson simply presents itself. Recently, an opportunity arose to teach our seven-year old son about passive income and investing.

On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, we’re sharing our approach to teaching kids about passive income, and how to be a savvy investor! We’ll also talk about how our children earn and allocate their money. Please join us for episode 199 of Investing in Real Estate!

“Investing in Real Estate has a laser focus on buy and hold rental properties in order to create passive income. Clayton shares tried and true methods for acquiring rental real estate, building net worth, and accelerating your financial freedom. This podcast utilizes expert interviews, case studies with normal everyday investors, and Clayton's own methods for achieving passive income. Learn how to acquire turnkey rentals, discounted properties, passive income and true legacy wealth!” - Clayton Morris

EP198: Don't Buy a House, Rent Instead  

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Most people pride themselves on owning their home. After all, it’s a major component of the American Dream. But as mortgage rates and home prices continue to surge, it seems that owning your primary residence might not be the best use of your funds.

On today’s show, I’m sharing the major reasons why you might want to rent, instead of owning your primary residence. I’ll talk about appreciation, strategies for wealth building, and more! Don’t miss episode 198 of Investing in Real Estate!

“Investing in Real Estate has a laser focus on buy and hold rental properties in order to create passive income. Clayton shares tried and true methods for acquiring rental real estate, building net worth, and accelerating your financial freedom. This podcast utilizes expert interviews, case studies with normal everyday investors, and Clayton's own methods for achieving passive income. Learn how to acquire turnkey rentals, discounted properties, passive income and true legacy wealth!” - Clayton Morris

EP197: The Legal Loopholes of Real Estate Investing - Interview with Garrett Sutton  

Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode is brought to you by ZipRecruiter. With ZipRecruiter, you can post your job to 100+ job sites with just one click. Right now, Investing in Real Estate listeners can post jobs on ZipRecruiter for free by visiting ZipRecruiter.com/investing. As you establish and grow your real estate business, it’s important to consider how to protect your assets. This is something many investors overlook, and sadly most learn their lesson when it’s too late. On today’s show, we’re calling in an expert to discuss how you can protect yourself and your business! On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, I’m sitting down with Garrett Sutton. Garrett is an attorney, best-selling author, and Rich Dad advisor! On today’s show, he’s demystifying legal issues, and breaking them down in an understandable and accessible manner. Garret has so much wisdom to share; you won’t want to miss episode 197! “Investing in Real Estate has a laser focus on buy and hold rental properties in order to create passive income. Clayton shares tried and true methods for acquiring rental real estate, building net worth, and accelerating your financial freedom. This podcast utilizes expert interviews, case studies with normal everyday investors, and Clayton's own methods for achieving passive income. Learn how to acquire turnkey rentals, discounted properties, passive income and true legacy wealth!” - Clayton Morris

EP196: The Three Stages of Real Estate Investing (encore episode)  

Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT If you’re wondering when you’ll achieve financial freedom through real estate investing, there’s a simple formula that can help. On this episode, I’m elaborating on the three stages of real estate investing from Gary Keller’s book, The Millionaire Real Estate Investor. Today, I’m going to walk you through the stages of real estate investing, including when you should expect to reach each one. This is an important concept to understand; you won’t want to miss episode 196 of Investing in Real Estate! “Investing in Real Estate has a laser focus on buy and hold rental properties in order to create passive income. Clayton shares tried and true methods for acquiring rental real estate, building net worth, and accelerating your financial freedom. This podcast utilizes expert interviews, case studies with normal everyday investors, and Clayton's own methods for achieving passive income. Learn how to acquire turnkey rentals, discounted properties, passive income and true legacy wealth!” - Clayton Morris

EP195: Back to Basics: High Return Real Estate  

Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode of Investing in Real Estate is brought to you by SaneBox. SaneBox sorts through your email and moves all of the trivial stuff into a different folder, so the only messages in your inbox are the ones you actually want to see! Visit sanebox.com/investing today and they’ll throw in an extra $25 credit on top of the two-week free trial! There are two kinds of investors: those who make a high return on investment, and those who make a low return on investment. It’s important that you realize the importance of making a high return, and identify exactly how to make a high return on your rental property. On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, I’m sharing how you can become a high return investor. You’ll learn the three things you need to put in place in order to earn high ROI, and I’ll share some of the mistakes I, along with other investors have made. Don’t miss episode 195 to learn how to make consistent high return investments! “Investing in Real Estate has a laser focus on buy and hold rental properties in order to create passive income. Clayton shares tried and true methods for acquiring rental real estate, building net worth, and accelerating your financial freedom. This podcast utilizes expert interviews, case studies with normal everyday investors, and Clayton's own methods for achieving passive income. Learn how to acquire turnkey rentals, discounted properties, passive income and true legacy wealth!” - Clayton Morris

EP194: The ABCs of Real Estate Investing - Interview with Ken McElroy  

Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode is brought to you by Thumbtack. Visit thumbtack.com to find pros in over 1000 categories to help with your project. There are a lot of myths out there about real estate investing. And unless you’ve actually had experience as an investor, it can be easy to succumb to these misconceptions. On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, our guest is real estate legend and Rich Dad advisor, Ken McElroy! Ken is here to clear the air about some of the most commonly held beliefs about real estate investing. Ken is a legend in the world of real estate; he has done over $700 million in real estate deals. On today’s show, Ken is sharing his insight into the world of real estate, and sharing principles from his best selling book, The ABCs of Real Estate Investing! “Investing in Real Estate has a laser focus on buy and hold rental properties in order to create passive income. Clayton shares tried and true methods for acquiring rental real estate, building net worth, and accelerating your financial freedom. This podcast utilizes expert interviews, case studies with normal everyday investors, and Clayton's own methods for achieving passive income. Learn how to acquire turnkey rentals, discounted properties, passive income and true legacy wealth!” - Clayton Morris

EP193: From Zero Experience to His First Rental [Case Study]  

Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode of Investing in Real Estate is brought to you by Mack Weldon. Visit mackweldon.com and use promo code CLAYTON to receive 20% off your order of high quality clothing! Last fall, I began tracking the progress of an aspiring real estate investor here on the podcast. Pablo Fernandez contacted me wanting to obtain his first rental property, but he had a few limitations in front of him, including a lack of funds and experience. I encouraged Pablo to do some research, and begin looking for a private money lender. Today on the podcast, Pablo is returning to share his accomplishments since our last check-in! You’ll hear how he found a private money lender, and his experience purchasing US real estate from overseas. Pablo has big news to share; you won’t miss episode 193 to hear part three of his real estate investing journey! “Investing in Real Estate has a laser focus on buy and hold rental properties in order to create passive income. Clayton shares tried and true methods for acquiring rental real estate, building net worth, and accelerating your financial freedom. This podcast utilizes expert interviews, case studies with normal everyday investors, and Clayton's own methods for achieving passive income. Learn how to acquire turnkey rentals, discounted properties, passive income and true legacy wealth!” - Clayton Morris

EP192: How to Find Your Freedom Number (encore episode)  

Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode of Investing in Real Estate is brought to you by Bonwi. Bonwi.com gets you the best hotel rates and up to 30% back in rewards! Learn more by visiting bonwi.com. Are you looking to achieve financial freedom and create true legacy wealth for your family? I’ve found that the only true way to create passive income is through real estate investing. And the only way to embark on this journey is to discover your Freedom Number. Once you understand this number, you’ll be able to effectively plan your way to financial freedom. In today’s episode, I’m going to walk you through the exact formula I used to change my life. If you’re ready to begin your journey to financial freedom, join me on episode 192 of the Investing in Real Estate Podcast! “Investing in Real Estate has a laser focus on buy and hold rental properties in order to create passive income. Clayton shares tried and true methods for acquiring rental real estate, building net worth, and accelerating your financial freedom. This podcast utilizes expert interviews, case studies with normal everyday investors, and Clayton's own methods for achieving passive income. Learn how to acquire turnkey rentals, discounted properties, passive income and true legacy wealth!” - Clayton Morris

EP191: How to Leverage Debt to Build Wealth - Interview with Robert Kiyosaki  

Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT This episode is brought to you by ZipRecruiter. With ZipRecruiter, you can post your job to 100+ job sites with just one click. Right now, Investing in Real Estate listeners can post jobs on ZipRecruiter for free by visiting ZipRecruiter.com/investing. In my experience speaking to successful real estate investors, I’ve noticed they all have something in common—they struck inspiration after reading Rich Dad Poor Dad by Robert Kiyosaki. If you’ve read the book, this should come as no surprise. In fact, it’s touted as the #1 personal finance book of all time. On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, Robert Kiyosaki is here to discuss the principles of wealth building, including leveraging debt appropriately, building a strong and successful team, and the tax implications of purchasing real estate investments. Robert is reflecting on 20-year anniversary of Rich Dad Poor Dad, and sharing information from his two new books. We’ll also discuss the tax code, the future of the real estate market, and how you can get richer through gaining a financial education. “Investing in Real Estate has a laser focus on buy and hold rental properties in order to create passive income. Clayton shares tried and true methods for acquiring rental real estate, building net worth, and accelerating your financial freedom. This podcast utilizes expert interviews, case studies with normal everyday investors, and Clayton's own methods for achieving passive income. Learn how to acquire turnkey rentals, discounted properties, passive income and true legacy wealth!” - Clayton Morris

EP190: What Is Passive Loss and How Can You Use It on Your Taxes?  

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Although the word “loss” has a negative connotation, a passive loss in your real estate business can actually help you save money! On today’s show, Natali and I are talking about passive losses, and how they can benefit you in your real estate business.

We’ll discuss the general rule about passive loss, as well as the two exceptions. We’re sharing how we use passive losses, and how you can apply this topic to your real estate business and tax return! Please join us for episode 190 of Investing in Real Estate!

“Investing in Real Estate has a laser focus on buy and hold rental properties in order to create passive income. Clayton shares tried and true methods for acquiring rental real estate, building net worth, and accelerating your financial freedom. This podcast utilizes expert interviews, case studies with normal everyday investors, and Clayton's own methods for achieving passive income. Learn how to acquire turnkey rentals, discounted properties, passive income and true legacy wealth!” - Clayton Morris

EP189: What Is "Home Bias" and Why You Should Avoid It  

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Have you ever heard the term “home bias?” On today’s show, I’m sharing the definition of home bias, as well as a concrete example. I’ll share how you can avoid this trap, and make sure your portfolio is well diversified.

On this episode, I’ll talk about the overall sector weights of investments. You’ll learn why land is generally underrepresented, and why it’s common for investors to fall into home bias. Don’t miss episode 189 of Investing in Real Estate!

 

“Investing in Real Estate has a laser focus on buy and hold rental properties in order to create passive income. Clayton shares tried and true methods for acquiring rental real estate, building net worth, and accelerating your financial freedom. This podcast utilizes expert interviews, case studies with normal everyday investors, and Clayton's own methods for achieving passive income. Learn how to acquire turnkey rentals, discounted properties, passive income and true legacy wealth!” - Clayton Morris

EP188: Men and Limiting Beliefs: How to Make a Change - Interview with David Hoyt  

Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT Most people seem to grapple with limiting beliefs that hold them back from reaching their potential. In fact, I know this from speaking to investors on a daily basis. I’ve learned over the years of helping individuals reach financial freedom that success isn’t just about numbers on a spreadsheet, there’s also a mental component that is much more difficult to overcome. On this episode of Investing in Real Estate, I’m interviewing David Hoyt, a strategic advisor that helps leaders overcome their limiting beliefs and identify their life purpose. David’s individual purpose is to help leaders live intentionally, purposely, and courageously. He runs a consulting business, a LifePlan Process, and is a life coach. “Investing in Real Estate has a laser focus on buy and hold rental properties in order to create passive income. Clayton shares tried and true methods for acquiring rental real estate, building net worth, and accelerating your financial freedom. This podcast utilizes expert interviews, case studies with normal everyday investors, and Clayton's own methods for achieving passive income. Learn how to acquire turnkey rentals, discounted properties, passive income and true legacy wealth!” - Clayton Morris

EP187: How to Use a HELOC to Build Wealth  

Book a call with our team: https://goo.gl/dezwHT Since we published our book, How to Pay off Your Mortgage in 5 Years, we’ve received a lot of questions about how to put the payoff strategy into action. Because finances are not one-size-fits-all, we wanted to take the opportunity to answer some reader questions about paying a mortgage with a HELOC. This episode of Investing in Real Estate is a live Q&A we recorded on our YouTube channel on Saturday, July 22, 2017. We answered questions about evaluating financial products, trading simple interest for amortized interest, and more! Don’t miss episode 187! “Investing in Real Estate has a laser focus on buy and hold rental properties in order to create passive income. Clayton shares tried and true methods for acquiring rental real estate, building net worth, and accelerating your financial freedom. This podcast utilizes expert interviews, case studies with normal everyday investors, and Clayton's own methods for achieving passive income. Learn how to acquire turnkey rentals, discounted properties, passive income and true legacy wealth!” - Clayton Morris

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