Episode 26

Published on:

6th Sep 2022

Brandon Turner | Getting to the Financial Independence Island

Brandon Turner (also known as Beardy Brandon) is a successful real estate investor with over 7000 units, a best-selling author, founder of Open Door Capital and the host of BiggerPockets, a real estate investing podcast with over 100 million downloads.

He believes that real estate brought him the freedom he always wanted to achieve. His goal is to help others find that freedom through real estate investing education and providing passive investment opportunities with Open Door Capital. 

He is also a man of faith who shares his faith openly, a devoted father and husband, and a passionate reader who reads 50-75 books each year.

In today's episode of the Passive Wealth principles podcast, Jake Harris will have a conversation with Brandon about his journey to success in the real estate space, some of the systems he puts in place and the way he architects his personal and professional life.

You will find out more about Brandon’s journey from being a famous podcaster to becoming a successful entrepreneur

He will also talk about how to overcome the impostor syndrome and how to get to the Financial Independence Island

Brandon will reveal one of the best investments that gave him freedom and will also talk about the importance of focusing on the task and on the day-to-day rhythm to be able to achieve any goal.

You will find out what are some of the key habits that set Brandon up for success and more about his typical daily routine.

Brandon will talk about how you can build a business without trying to do things yourself but be the energy behind it.

You will also find out more about Brandon’s books and the systems he applies in his writing process.

Listen now and enjoy!

What You’ll Learn in this Show: 

  • Brandon’s journey from being a famous podcaster to becoming a successful entrepreneur
  • How to get to the Financial Independence Island
  • One of the best investments that gave Brandon freedom
  • The key habits that set Brandon up for success and his typical daily routine
  • What is Brandon's “habit tracker” and how does it work?
  • How to build a business without trying to do things yourself but be the energy behind it
  • About Brandon’s books and the system he applies in his writing process
  • And so much more...




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Brandon’s Books: 

The Book on Rental Property Investing: How to Create Wealth and Passive Income Through Smart Buy & Hold Real Estate Investing

The Multifamily Millionaire, Volume I: Achieve Financial Freedom by Investing in Small Multifamily Real Estate

The Multifamily Millionaire, Volume II: Create Generational Wealth by Investing in Large Multifamily Real Estate

The Book on Investing In Real Estate with No (and Low) Money Down: Creative Strategies for Investing in Real Estate Using Other People's Money (BiggerPockets Rental Kit 1)

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About the Podcast

Passive Wealth Principles
Contrarian Investing for Cash Flow and Freedom
You are listening to the Passive Wealth Principles Podcast. Your host; Jake Harris is the founder of an award-winning real estate investment firm and actively investing in commercial real estate all over the country. This show allows you to tune into interviews, dive deeper and deconstruction many passive wealth principles not just from investing but tactics, strategies, and many fascinating ways in which people have achieved levels of passive wealth.

Through my nearly 20 year career as a professional investor, I have built an amazing network of people and come across some super-savvy investors that not only have a unique stance on the marketplace but look at the same problems we all face and many times have come up with a simple but unconventional approach to solving them.

So come be a fly on the wall. Enjoy the conversations and these amazing passive wealth principle lessons.

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About your host

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Jake Harris

A sought-after expert and gifted story teller with contagious energy, he inspires everyone around him with encyclopedic research. He can take complicated ideas and convey them simply and clearly for everyone to understand. As a founder and managing partner of an award-winning commercial real estate firm, he has authored a #1 bestselling book (CatchingKnives). He has been featured in many publications including The NY Times & Yahoo Finance, he is a frequent speaker, podcast guest, and a highly valued coach. He uses those superpowers to pioneer cutting-edge bold design into an exciting hotel, infill, and adaptive reuse projects across the country. To date has purchased and sold1200+ properties in23 states and amassed a commercial real estate portfolio of iconic properties. He earned a master's degree in International Real Estate, sits on the FIU real estate board, is an accreditedCongress of New Urbanism city builder, a member of CCIM, Urban Land Institute (ULI) and holds a CA real estate brokers license.