Have you ever wondered how to get started in real estate investing? Join Darin as he brings to you the best real estate investing information from across top performers in the industry. If you are looking to build wealth through real estate investing, you owe it to yourself to listen to Darin Batchelder’s Real Estate Investing Show.
Grow Your Wealth Through Real Estate Investing
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Learn my five step process for passively investing in real estate
Anything you do for the first time can be scary! That goes for investing in real estate also. Syndication can be an intimidating word. It basically just means that a group of people come together to invest in a larger asset than one could invest in by themselves. Here you will find my five step process to passively investing in real estate. My hope for you is that this process will make investing in real estate much easier and kickstart your journey to wealth creation.
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About This Show.
I believe that many of you may relate to my story!
I've been very successful in several careers and was taught to always save a percentage of my income, put it into the stock market and it would grow exponentially over time. It did grow over time but nowhere near what I would have expected. In the back half of 2017, I went searching for another way and found a path to invest in real estate.
It's been quoted over and over, that 90% of millionaires obtain their wealth through real estate.
I just turned 50 in early May 2020. I wish I had learned this at an earlier age but I'm very thankful that I know now. Wealth creation through real estate provided me with a new passion to get the word out and let others know that they have an alternative to investing in the stock market.
If I can inspire and educate just one person to take action that results in life changing wealth creation then the work to launch and grow this podcast is well worth the effort.
I hope that you will join me on this journey as we learn from other successful real estate investors that have gone before us!
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December 6, 2022
Do you want Freedom of Time? Miriam McKisic grew up with an entrepreneurial family and has taken that entrepreneurial spirit to the multifamily real estate investing industry. Freedom of time is extremely important to her and she loves to share with others how investing in multifamily can provide them with freedom of time. Listen and learn!
November 29, 2022
Are you looking to invest in multifamily real estate? Learn from Bryan Amos, an expert in the field, how to complete due diligence on potential investments. He offers tips on what red flags to look for and how to inspect a property properly. This information is essential for anyone looking to invest in this type of real estate. After listening to this episode, you’ll be able to confidently inspect any potential investment property and make an informed decision about whether or not it’s right for you. Investing in multifamily real estate can be a great way to grow your portfolio – so don’t miss out on this valuable information. Listen and learn!
November 22, 2022
Do you want to know how to use inflation to your advantage? Many people are talking about inflation and how it affects their everyday lives. In Bronson’s free report on his website and in this episode, Bronson Hill sheds some light on the subject and gives you the information you need to make informed decisions about your finances. You will learn what cash-flowing assets to invest in so that you can generate returns greater than inflation. This is an important decision for anyone who wants to protect their purchasing power now and in the future. Listen and learn!
November 15, 2022
Ashley Wilson is a multifamily investor and real estate operator who knows how to win. She has been a big contributor to the Bigger Pockets community. One of her videos on YouTube has over 30,000 views. She believes that repetition, a strong mindset, and operations will win the day in multifamily real estate investing moving forward. Listen and learn!
November 8, 2022
Ready to change your life for the better? Andrew Schutsky is a technology guy and real estate investor who can help you achieve success. He’s been where you are and knows what it takes to make the leap, sacrifice today, success tomorrow. Andrew has the unique ability to take complex subjects and break them down into easy-to-follow steps that anyone can understand and follow. Listen and learn!
November 1, 2022
Looking for some life advice? Trevor Thompson is a successful investor and businessman who has learned a lot of valuable life lessons in his years of experience. In this episode, he shares some of the most important ones with you. You’ll learn who to do business with, where to do business, and how you can add value to those around you. These are lessons that can be applied to your personal life as well as your professional one. Listen and learn!
October 25, 2022
Are you looking for a way to increase the value add design of your multifamily community? Lisa Landry has been in the interior & exterior design business for over 20 years. She’s come to appreciate the impact design can have on property values. Her team has found a way to cost-effectively transform a B&C multifamily community by investing in the leasing office, the exterior design, and a cohesive branding strategy. Budgeting for design can provide you, as the investor, with an increase in occupancy, retention, and rental rates. Tenants and employees receive the benefits that come with living in a well-designed community including an increased sense of pride. Listen and learn!
October 18, 2022
Are you looking to obtain ideal financing for a new real estate investment? Sam Morris is a general partner in 7 multifamily communities with over 800 units. He was President of a bank and currently sits on the board of a commercial bank. As we all know, the debt situation has changed in the industry with rising interest rates. Sam knows what lenders are looking for. He knows what they need and how to present to lenders and this gives him and his team an advantage. Listen and learn!
October 11, 2022
Do you feel like you’re working hard but not getting ahead? Dante was in the same boat until he found real estate investing. He’s now a successful investor with 7 general partner deals for over 2,000 units and he can teach you how to do the same. You don’t have to keep struggling – there are steps you can take to become more coachable and resilient so that success becomes inevitable. Imagine what it would be like to wake up each day knowing that you’re doing what you love, and making money while you sleep. That’s the life of a successful real estate investor – and Dante can show you how to get there. Listen and learn!
October 4, 2022
Ruth Hiller is the accidental businesswoman who went from artist to real estate mogul in 15 minutes! Ruth’s story is an amazing one that will show you how anyone can achieve success if they have the right mindset. She was able to capitalize on her skills and turn them into a thriving business by using the growth mindset. If you’re looking to achieve success in your own life, then learn from Ruth Hiller. She has been where you are and knows exactly what it takes to make it big. With the right tools and information, you can do anything you set your mind to. Listen and learn!
September 27, 2022
Do you want to be a successful multifamily investor? Jenny Gou is a real estate investor who has made it big in the business. She’s retired from her day job and now dedicates her time to helping others achieve the same level of success she has. She knows what it takes to be successful and is excited to share her knowledge with you through their mentorship academy. Don’t miss out on this opportunity. Listen and learn!
September 20, 2022
Do you want to know the secrets of a young millionaire? Cody Davis started buying real estate at 19 years old and he’s been successful with seller financing. He focuses on cash flow and keeps it simple with two buying criteria. You can learn from him and apply his methods to your own life. Wouldn’t it be great if you could buy property using seller financing? You can, and Cody Davis is here to teach you how. He doesn’t ask property owners to sell – he instead focuses on learning from other successful property owners and deals flow his way. It’s an easy process once you know how, so listen and learn!
September 13, 2022
Julius Oni is a surgeon who specializes in hip and knee replacements. After learning how to invest in multifamily with his own funds he decided he did not want to hide a great opportunity so he began to educate others how to improve their financial wealth. Now he gets to help more people than ever by educating them on how to do the same. And as an added bonus, he gets to continue doing what he loves – caring – caring for his patients and now caring for his investors! Listen and learn!
September 6, 2022
Do you want to know how to turn your life around? Sterling White is a perfect example of how anyone can turn their life around. Despite coming from a difficult background, he was able to focus on his goals and achieve great success. He utilized real estate as his wealth vehicle and now owns a multimillion-dollar multifamily portfolio. If you want to achieve similar success, then listen closely. Sterling is going to share with you the secrets that have led him to this point in his life – so you can apply them in your own journey. This is an opportunity you don’t want to miss. Listen and learn!
August 30, 2022
Vanessa Peters is the Chief Physician Officer for her medical group. In addition to managing a thriving medical practice, Vanessa is focused on investing in Commercial Real Estate syndications. She’s not only focused on building wealth for her family but also teaches others how to build passive income and achieve financial freedom through commercial real estate. Listen and learn!
August 23, 2022
Hemal Badiani is hyper focused on the North and South Carolina markets. Hemal and his team believe being experts in the markets they invest in gives them an advantage when considering which deals to pursue. They focus on long term relationships with their clients, rather than completing transactions. This allows them to better understand the needs of their clients and provide a higher quality of service. Hemal is looking to build something beyond himself and is building the company for future generations. He wants to leave a lasting impact in both the North and South Carolina markets. He understands that in order to do this, he must provide value for his clients today that goes beyond just real estate investments. Relationships are key to his success. Listen and learn!
August 16, 2022
College isn’t for everyone. Rob Beardsley is a prime example of that. After dropping out of college, he started a successful real estate investment company. He had the support of his family and knew what he wanted, so he took the plunge and did it. Hear how he did it and learn from his story to go after your own dreams and goals. Don’t be afraid to take chances in life. You may not know everything, but if you have a good idea and the drive to make it happen, go for it! Rob’s story is an inspiration to anyone looking to achieve their goals. Listen and learn!
August 9, 2022
Kelani is on a mission to help you succeed in real estate through the DEI initiative! Kelani knows that real estate can be a great way to build wealth, which is why she’s focused on helping as many people as possible learn how to do it. She has years of experience in the industry and knows what it takes to make money – and keep it. Kelani and her partner have formed and built the WIRE (Women In Real Estate) community with over 65,000 members who are all working together to achieve success in real estate. With this kind of support, you can achieve anything you set your mind to. Listen and learn how to get started on your path to real estate success with Kelani Blackwell!
August 2, 2022
Do you want to be among women of influence? Kathy Fettke is a woman of influence and has learned from some of the most powerful women around. She knows how to build a brand, give back, and is not afraid to be in front of the camera. If you want to learn more about real estate investing or just become a more powerful woman, then this is the episode for you. Listen in to hear why Kathy’s real wealth membership has grown to over 72,000 members.
July 26, 2022
Do you want to know how to become a successful real estate investor? Monick Halm was a corporate litigator who became a real estate investor by accident. She’s invested in single family, multifamily, mobile home, and RV parks and the latest asset class are industrial which has been extremely hot in the market. She’s a best-selling author, podcast host, and rock star investor. Listen and learn how you can get involved!
July 19, 2022
Struggling to find the courage to ask for help? Jennifer Joyce knows that asking for help is a sign of strength and courage. She has been through difficult life circumstances and has come out on top. She believes in building a great team and scaled her real estate business to 16 properties and over 3,000 units. Listen and learn!
July 12, 2022
Are you ready to create massive wealth? Women are crushing it in the real estate market. In fact, Veena Jetti and her partner Ellie Perlman from episode 23 are two women who have teamed up and will share with you how they did it. If you’re ready to learn from the best, then this is the perfect opportunity for you. You could be on your way to financial freedom by learning from these successful women. They will teach you everything they know about real estate – so you can apply it to your own life and start seeing results. Don’t miss out on this chance to change your future for the better. Veena has purchased over 4,000 units with an asset value of over $800 million. Listen to this episode and learn how Veena did it!
July 5, 2022
Do you want to protect your assets from inflation? Inflation is a silent killer. It can slowly erode the value of your money, savings, and investments without you even realizing it’s happening. That’s why it’s so important to have a plan in place to protect yourself from inflation risk. Devin believes the inflation risk in the economy provides valuable benefits to asset owners. He and his team have purchased over 5,000 multifamily units over the years and he’s seen it all. Listen and learn!
June 28, 2022
Do you want to be successful? You don’t have to do it alone. Surround yourself with good people and success will follow. That’s what Neander Lima did, and now he’s a general partner in close to 500 multifamily units and a passive investor in over 1,000 units. He knows what it takes to achieve success – and he wants to help you get there. Listen and learn!
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What Investors Are Saying
Work ethic, attention to detail and asset management skills
Darin and I joined forces to partner as co-sponsors for the Hampton Hollow acquisition back in 2018. His work ethic, attention to detail, asset management skills, and people skills have had a huge impact on the success of this deal, which has performed above expectations. Whether it's syndicating real estate deals, hosting a podcast, or being a dedicated family man...I know Darin is going to succeed in everything he puts his mind to.
Creative ideas to help our apartments do very well
I got to know Darin personally before we invested with him. He's an upstanding person, provides transparent communication on investments and plans ahead. Real leaders shine during difficult times and that was Darin during COVID-19. He personally called his investors to discuss the strategy, increased his written communication and had creative ideas to help our apartments do very well in trying times.
Patient and competent leadership.
I have known Darin for over 10 years personally and 3 years professionally. Darin has incredible insight into both financial and professional matters that makes everyone immediately feel at home and in good hands. Darin's moral compass and ethical values shines through in every relationship. I am fortunate enough to be both his friend and investment partner, learning and journeying through good and bad financial environments with his patient and competent leadership.
Able to answer all my questions
I have owned residential rent properties for over 10 years. During that time period I was always looking for real estate opportunities to help me diversify my investment portfolio. When Darin approached me with a multi-family investment opportunity, I quickly invested because it was exactly what I was looking for. Darin was well prepared with the information and was able to answer all my questions as we worked together. He was extremely helpful in making not only the investment details make sense but also in the administrative process. Since my initial investment was made, I have been extremely pleased with the results as well as Darin’s consistent communication as to how the project is progressing and would recommend participation in the next opportunity to anyone.
A Great Experience
Darin was an excellent guide when I wanted to make an investment in multifamily…..he showed his passion for the industry and was always willing to spend time with me to educate me as deep as I wanted on the process, opportunities, and risks…..he was a wonderful guide. And, since I have made the initial investment, he has been meticulous and communicative about the property and process, and been a very good steward of my capital. A great experience!
Investor’s money as if it were his very own
I met Darin through an educational investment group based in Dallas, TX. I can honestly say working with, and investing with Darin has been a breath of fresh air. His work ethic is genuine, honest, diligent and effective. I can rest easy knowing he cares about each and every investor’s money as if it were his very own. I would not hesitate to invest over and over again with Darin at the helm!
Takes care of employees and tenants like family
As a fellow student of a multifamily real estate program, I came to know Darin. As a multifamily syndicator, Darin took care of employees and tenants like family during the Covid-19 crisis and updated investors personally on the situation. I appreciate all his hard work and wish him the best.
Highly recommended deal sponsor
I know Darin ad his business partner through a mutual multifamily investor network where they are known and highly recommended as deal sponsors. Bottom line, Darin and his business partner are top notch and I would not hesitate to invest with them again.
Integrity and vast business knowledge
We first met Darin in February of 2018 at an investment event. A few months later we were given an opportunity to join him as passive investors. Darin has proven to be a remarkable and capable leader. Cheryl and I appreciate Darin’s integrity and vast business knowledge and look forward to many more opportunities to partner with him in the future.
I look for good sponsors
As a passive, I look for good sponsors; I look for a person that is knowledgeable, 'feels' trustworthy, and has financial and managerial acumen. He had partnered with another excellent fellow, the deal looked good, Darin sounded excited. I jumped and I have been satisfied with the results. I actually use Darin as an example of a good neophyte sponsor when I describe MF RE and what I look for.
My Five Step Process For Passively Investing in Real Estate
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About Darin Batchelder
What motivates me? What's my Why?
- I'm looking for Financial Freedom like many of you
- I'm looking to inspire others to go after their dreams
I started as a CPA with PriceWaterhouse and PepsiCo. I transitioned into sales selling software applications for several technology companies. I then transitioned to institutional loan trading with ABN AMRO, an international bank based in the Netherlands, with main focus on trading large jumbo residential portfolios and multifamily portfolios bank to bank. I then founded TZK Capital in 2007 focused on trading clean credit performing loans to include residential, multifamily and commercial real estate loans bank to bank. I've traded in excess of $4 billion in loans.
Real Estate Background
I decided to get involved purchasing real estate in the fourth quarter of 2017. I first purchased a new construction duplex. I then searched for a way to go after larger deals. I was very familiar with the multifamily asset class but wanted to learn how to purchase larger deals.
I joined a multifamily mentorship group in the Dallas area. At the beginning of 2018, I started to invest passively into other sponsors multifamily deals as well as started to underwrite and go after my own lead sponsor deal. I closed my first lead sponsor deal at the end of 2018 which was a 76 unit townhome community.
In total I'm invested in over 4,000 multifamily units. Seven deals passively with other sponsors, one deal as the lead sponsor and one deal I partnered with two well established general partners for a small minority stake in the deal.