Episode 70

Published on:

24th Mar 2023

What I Learned (Kurt Buchert)

In this new “What I Learned...” episode of the Passive Wealth Principles Podcast, Jake Harris breaks down his interview with Kurt Buchert,  a real estate investor who became a Certified Financial Planner (CFP) after graduating from Louisiana State University with a Bachelor's degree in Finance, Real Estate and Commercial Banking.

As always, Jake shares some of the insights he gained from his fascinating conversation with Kurt.

You'll find out a little bit about Kurk’s journey into the real estate investing world and how he started his career as a house hacker before "house hacking" was actualy a thing.

Jake will also talk about the crucial importance of building systems for your business and some of the huge life hacks that allowed Kurt to save a lot of valuable time

You will also learn more about the concept of “who not how” and why we should not ask ourselves the question of how do we do it, but who could do that for us and create effective systems that ltimately allow us to work on the business, not in the business.

Jake will also talk about some of the systems that Kurt uses now for managing his rental portfolio and so much more.

Listen now and enjoy!

What You’ll Learn in this Show:

  • A little bit about Kurt’s story and professional background
  • What “house hacking” means and how Kurt became a house hacker at the beginning of his real estate career
  • The crucial importance of building systems for your business
  • Some huge life hacks that allowed Kurt to save a lot of valuable time
  • About the concept of “who not how”
  • And so much more...

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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.

Learn more: https://www.catchknives.com/

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.