Blog

So, you’ve long heard of the benefits of investing in real estate. You’ve dreamed of the financial freedom it could provide you; how your life could change; the person you could become. And now you’re ready to pull up your socks and your head out from the clouds. Because it’s time. You’re finally determined to do what you need to say sayonara to the rat race, once and for all.  The only trick now is you’re not sure where to go next.  There are so many courses out there in the virtual ethers and you want to invest your money wisely. Because,...

We use the word “mastermind” quite a bit in our courses, but many people don’t fully know what that means. You may have participated in a mastermind before without even realizing it. Below, we will go over what a mastermind alliance is, why it’s essential, and how you can get involved in one. If you are already a Wicked Smart Academy student, make sure to log in to the 31-Day Billionaire to learn more! What is a Mastermind? A mastermind is when a group of like-minded individuals who support each other gets together. Remember that you don’t have to be in the...

As a professional, understanding your relationship with money is essential. How we view money can impact the deals we take, opportunities we pursue, and investments we make. If you have a positive money relationship, you have no fear of money. You seek out opportunities to grow your wealth, and money comes to you. On the other hand, if you have a negative money relationship, you fear money. You think money is bad, that you don’t deserve it, or you are scared to have too much of it.  The good news is that, with the right mindset, you can change the way...

Knowing how to make sales calls is one of the most important skills you can have as a real estate investor. It’s important to find the right balance of being friendly and knowledgeable while also being able to accomplish your task. Buying a home is one of the biggest purchases most people will make in their life and they want to feel secure in their decision. Coming across as a trusted source can help you close deals and will allow you to have open conversations with your buyers when it comes time to discuss how much money they can put...

As a professional, mindfulness will be one of the best tools to help you succeed. Being in sync with yourself and your goals allows your mind to subconsciously guide you toward what you desire in life. When you are at odds with yourself, you miss out on opportunities. For example, if you say you want to be successful, but you are always saying self-deprecating statements like “I don’t deserve to succeed,” your subconscious mind will pick up on that and will not guide you toward success. By practicing how to increase mindfulness and keeping our thoughts, words, and actions in...

As your business grows, you will inevitably need to delegate some of your daily tasks to another individual. We highly recommend outsourcing and learning how to work with a virtual assistant or VA. They will be able to take on tasks like reading emails, making cold calls, answering questions, and handling CRMs. These are things that will bring in more leads for you while you are busy closing leads and making more money. The cost of working with VAs is worth the investment when you consider what you’ll be spending your time on instead. So, how can you successfully outsource...

As an entrepreneur, professional, and individual, opening yourself up to constant learning is one of the best things you can do for yourself. No matter how much you believe yourself to be an expert in something, you can always learn something new. Open yourself up to learning about new things. Explore gaps in your expertise and look to grow in those areas.  Learning doesn’t have to be in a specific setting, either. You can explore new topics and learn new things through so many different mediums. You can embrace constant learning by putting yourself into new experiences and trying new things....

When learning how to buy properties for your business, it's important to know how to structure real estate deals. Not every buyer is going to want the same thing. The key to a good deal is knowing what options to send sellers to get them to close with you. Below are some tips on how to structure deals to land your next investment property.  Find Comparables For The Property Once you've gone to the property, talked with the seller, know the expenses and the mortgage, it's time to look at comparables. If you're already a member, hop into the Seller Specialist Program...

When it comes to getting a buyer for your property, there are four significant steps you’ll need to take. These four techniques for how to find real estate buyers start with launching a property and end with you getting paid. If you are not a member of Wicked Smart Academy, these four steps below will be a great resource to get you started. For members, go here to get more in-depth information about this process! Step 1: Launching a Property and Talking to Buyers Under this step, you have already acquired property and are now ready to launch it to find potential...

Did you know that so much of wealth and success is contributed to our thoughts and beliefs? When we approach money from a negative point of view, we distance ourselves from personal wealth and financial freedom. If you aren’t trying to better know how to visualize success, you subconsciously are shutting yourself out from money-making opportunities. Remind yourself that money is not a bad thing and cannot cause problems. In fact, money is entirely neutral. Only people can cause problems. Money simply makes you more of what you already are. That is to say, it can enhance the person that you...