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Crazy Sh*t In Real Estate with Leigh Brown

Crazy Sh*t in Real Estate!—a podcast that will shatter the HGTV-induced veneer of real estate, and celebrate the challenges of working in this wild, wacky business. Never miss a beat from Leigh by visiting https://leighbrown.com DM Leigh Brown on Instagram: @leighthomasbrown DM Leigh Brown on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/LeighBrownSpeaker/ DM Leigh Brown on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/leighthomasbrown/ Subscribe to Leigh's other podcast: https://www.leighbrown.com/podcast/real-estate-from-the-rooftops
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Now displaying: June, 2022
Jun 30, 2022

The digital revolution has significantly changed how the real estate industry does business, exposing Realtors® to digital security breaches. So, we’re glad to have tech expert Burton Kelso back in this informative episode about online security for real estate agents. Plus, you'll hear a bizarre but entertaining conversation about chickens, raccoons, movies, and orange trees!

 

Key takeaways to listen for

  • Why do hackers target the accounts of real estate professionals?
  • 2 ways people are scammed on social networks
  • The best advice to keep your social media accounts safe
  • When is the right time to get identity theft protection software?
  • Common internet security errors made by Realtors® and how to solve them

 

Resources mentioned in this episode

 

About Burton Kelso

Burton is a keynote speaker for technology and cybersecurity who has appeared on TV as a guest tech expert and consumer products expert. He is also the owner and Chief Tech Expert at Integral.

He helps people overcome the frustrations and complexities of computers and technology, allowing them to explore new ideas, experiences, and opportunities. He adores technology and is dedicated to making technology simple, safe, and enjoyable.

 

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Please subscribe to this podcast on iTunes or the Podcasts App on your phone, and never miss a beat from Leigh by visiting https://leighbrown.com. DM Leigh Brown on Instagram @ LeighThomasBrown.

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Jun 23, 2022

We share words of caution to Realtors® in this frightening but insightful episode with real estate agent turned criminal profiler, Phil Chalmers, through his 12-step plan to avoid dangerous situations. You will also get a glimpse inside the minds of serial killers and other crazy stuff you won’t want to miss!

 

Key takeaways to listen for

  • What it’s like interviewing death row inmates?
  • Serial killers: Facts, fiction, and motives for murder
  • Safety tips and practices for Realtors®
  • Why learning self-defense is important

 

Resources mentioned in this episode

 

About Phil Chalmers

Phil is a true-crime writer, a criminal profiler, and law enforcement and real estate agents trainer.

He has been researching homicide and interviewing offenders for over 35 years and is the author of several books, including “Inside the Mind of a Teen Killer” and “The Teen Killer Whisperer.” He has spoken with over 500 murderers, including teen killers, school shooters, mass murderers, and serial killers.

He has recently interviewed and researched those who have raped, kidnapped, or murdered real estate agents. He is also working on a book about violence in the real estate industry, how to prevent it, and marketing strategies and tools to help readers dominate the market.

 

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Please subscribe to this podcast on iTunes or the Podcasts App on your phone, and never miss a beat from Leigh by visiting https://leighbrown.com. DM Leigh Brown on Instagram @ LeighThomasBrown.

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Jun 16, 2022

Prepare yourself for any changes in today's market with successful young investor Dan Haberkost, as he shares some tips on how you can get ahead of the real estate game. You'll also discover the heart of a kind investor in his wild story involving a handyman's arrest. Start your investing right with the knowledge you can gain from this episode!

Key takeaways to listen for

  • The role of mindset in real estate investing
  • How to mitigate risks in a volatile market
  • Helpful tips for navigating a seller’s market 
  • Why it’s important for investors to be knowledgeable on local regulations

 

Resources mentioned in this episode

 

About Dan Haberkost

Dan is a full-time real estate investor with a land and development business on the active side and a portfolio of residential rentals on the passive side.

At 16, he had his first real estate experience. By his junior year in college, he began reading about different types of investments and businesses that were passive and would allow him to receive passive income without constant input. Fast forward to the present, and he has made several acquisitions, worked on a mixture of new development, land investing, and wholesaling, and is always on the lookout for a property that makes sense as a long-term buy and hold. 

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Please subscribe to this podcast on iTunes or the Podcasts App on your phone, and never miss a beat from Leigh by visiting https://leighbrown.com. DM Leigh Brown on Instagram @ LeighThomasBrown.

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Jun 9, 2022

Whether you’re a first-time homebuyer or a seasoned investor, this episode can provide knowledge and mindfulness as you enter the realm of homeownership. Listen in as Brian O’Neill explains the best alternative real estate solutions for the buyers and sellers of today to help you get on the road to a brighter financial future. As a bonus, he shares an insane narrative that involved the SWAT Team!

Key takeaways to listen for

  • The value of taking ownership of your mistakes and taking actions
  • Why is it critical to review one's entire credit history?
  • Contract for deed: how does it work and its benefits?

 

Resources mentioned in this episode

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Are you planning to buy or sell your home? Equip yourself with the correct information with Brian’s FREE homeowner’s handbook “Home Sweet Home.” Visit http://bkwpropertysolutions.com/handbook/ and make smart home decisions today!

 

About Brian O'Neill

Brian is the CEO and co-founder of BKW Property Solutions, a full-time real estate investor, mentor, and creative financing specialist. He and his wife, Katie, have been happily married for ten years and enjoy spending time with their son, Will.

He and his wife founded BKW Property Solutions with the goal of providing buyers and sellers with flexible real estate options. After facing many of the same challenges when selling their home years ago, they now assist buyers in realizing their dream of owning a home in the Greater Chicagoland area. 

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Please subscribe to this podcast in iTunes or in the Podcasts App on your phone, and never miss a beat from Leigh by visiting https://leighbrown.com. DM Leigh Brown on Instagram or on Twitter or any social networks by clicking here.

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Jun 2, 2022

We're back with another episode highlighting self-storage investing with today's fun birthday guest, Tom Dunkel. Don't miss the helpful tips he shares for aspiring storage investors and let his crazy happy story inspire you in your real estate journey. Expand your investing knowledge and unleash the savvy investor within you!

Key takeaways to listen for

  • Ideal real estate investment with great returns and less hassle
  • What are distressed mortgage notes and how can one operate in this space?
  • Top factors to consider in selecting storage go-to markets
  • Latest key self-storage market trends to watch out for

Resources mentioned in this episode

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About Tom Dunkel

Tom is the Managing Director of Belrose Storage Group with a background in corporate finance and over 25 years of real estate and investment experience. He has specialized in discounted asset opportunities nationwide since 2006, taking the company from start-up to world-class organization. His economic knowledge, open communication style, and integrity have enabled him to assist alternative investors in achieving their wealth-building goals.

Tom has also taught real estate and mortgage note investment classes at the CAMA Academy with Belrose Asset Management co-founder Joe Downs as a dedicated mentor to investors and entrepreneurs.

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Connect with Leigh

Please subscribe to this podcast in iTunes or in the Podcasts App on your phone, and never miss a beat from Leigh by visiting https://leighbrown.com. DM Leigh Brown on Instagram or on Twitter or any social networks by clicking here.

Subscribe to Leigh's other podcast Real Estate From The Rooftops!

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