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Getting Referrals: Ask for Them!!

By |March 9th, 2017|

Getting referrals… no matter what you do in life… matters. For someone like me who has worked in a big corporation selling software and components for the better part of 15 years, referrals are huge. As a long-distance real estate investor referrals are huge. As someone looking for multifamily properties thousands of miles away from [...]

What Will You Do With Your Bonus Check?

By |February 14th, 2017|

If you’re a sales professional (or another type of executive) who works in a large company, this is the time of year you receive your bonus check for a job well done. You’ve finished your last year. The company calculated your bonus earnings. You deserve the bonus! Your check may be pretty sizeable, too. If [...]

Why Raising Private Capital Makes Sense

By |February 10th, 2017|

Without raising private capital I wouldn’t be able to do what I’m doing today as an investor. Those individuals who let me use their cash and/or credit to get my deals done are people I’m truly grateful to have in my life. You might think that anyone who participates with me are my friends and [...]

No Risk = No Opportunities!

By |February 2nd, 2017|

Sick and tired of being on the merry-go-round? There’s a reason you haven’t jumped off the stable of pretty, pretty horses to explore the rest of the theme park called Opportunity. You’re scared. You know that going your own path means you’ll be taking risks, which makes you uncomfortable. But I’m here to tell you [...]

Top 10 BEST Reasons to Invest in the U.S.

By |January 26th, 2017|

Listen, I hear it all the time… “But, If, you live and work in Barcelona. Why on earth do you invest in multifamily properties in the United States?” Tweet To tell you the truth, I love that question. There are lots of reasons, some personal and others just common sense [...]

Your Financial Planner Doesn’t Want You to Read this Article!

By |January 19th, 2017|

I get this question a lot… “Billy, do you believe in widely diversifying your investment portfolio?” I’ll let a better-known investor give you the answer. Warren Buffet says wide diversification is only needed when investors don’t know what they’re doing.” I happen to agree with Warren. When you invest in something you are looking to [...]

How to Lose By Earning $500 and Win By Losing $50K in 1 year

By |January 10th, 2017|

Strange title, huh? Well, it has to do with the tale of two friends and how it’s better to think and take action than think and sit back doing nothing. Truth is that if you intend to get to your educational and investment goals there is no other way than by jumping in with both [...]

Want Greater Success? Start With YOUR Morning Rituals!

By |December 20th, 2016|

Recently a colleague asked me if I have a morning ritual that helps me move myself toward the feeling of success every day. The answer is YES. After all, if you can win your morning you can win your day! In fact, I do 3 things EVERY DAY, which is my morning ritual. Here’s what [...]

Why Your Home Is NOT an Investment

By |December 13th, 2016|

Apologies in advance, but I’ve had it! I’m driving myself crazy thinking about this topic. At first I thought this was a “European thing,” but it’s not. This is a global mindset and a wrong mindset… and something I need to get off my chest. So, here goes… Every week lately I meet new people [...]

Did I Tell You My Book Is Now Available on Amazon?! YES!!

By |December 9th, 2016|

Man, oh, man… It took some time and I had to find the right help to do it, but I’m happy to announce my eBook is on Amazon and it placed #1 in its category in its first couple of days!! I’m so excited its silly, but that’s because writing this book is something I [...]