Remote Real Estate: Challenges and Rewards

Sunday, October 16

Life as a digital nomad real estate broker/investor is both more fun and more work than anticipated.Greetings from Jeju Island, South Korea where I’m wrapping up my seventh week on the road. I’ll be taking a few days of vacation in Laos on my way to my next destination, Chiang Mai Thailand. At fi...

5 Systems You Need in Place to Run Your Business Remotely

Tuesday, August 30

Most of us have read that hiring a good assistant earlier rather than later is the way to scale your business. And most of us ignore that advice, often because we’re way too busy doing the stuff an assistant would do. We don’t have the time to find one let alone train them to take over. Deciding...

Remote Real Estate: What will your clients and colleagues say?

Wednesday, August 24

Greetings from beautiful Santa Barbara, CA, my first home away from home on this trip.  I'll be here for three weeks working and hanging out with my five nieces and nephews. Today I want to talk about getting your clients and colleagues on board with the idea of running your real estate business ...

Remote Real Estate: Getting Permission to Leave

Thursday, August 18

Have you ever thought, “I can’t leave my business…everything will fall apart right?” If Step 1 towards independence is deciding that’s what you really want, Step 2 is convincing yourself that you can do it. We often feel other people hold us back (what will my clients think if I leave?) but it is...

Remote Real Estate: Defining the Experiment

Monday, August 15

Real estate investors are always talking about “independence”, whether they’re referring to freedom from a day job, financial success, or being able to live wherever they want. Recently I spoke with someone who said “someday I’ll run my business from my yacht” but when I asked how far away “some...