Fri, 4 December 2020
Andrew Cushman of Vantage Point Acquisitions joins Jason to talk about rental scarcity. Andrew shares graphs and figures to paint a picture of real estate movement and migration in the US.
In part two, Andrew and Jason discuss one of the new investors' first questions: where do I start building my portfolio? Popular cities sound like a great starting point, but the better investment opportunity might be a city you've never heard of.
[1:00] Discussing the "tricky" economy, with the odd unemployment compared to stock market success.
[2:00] Will this be the next great depression, or is everything going to be OK?
[4:00] The millennials, the largest generation, are getting to the point where they form households.
[8:30] How much of a housing shortage are we looking at?
[13:30] California is losing the people that have the desired incomes for rental property.
[14:00] California is a banana republic.
[20:30] Opportunity zone, is it overrated?
[22:30] Thou shalt not gamble; the property needs to make sense the day you buy it.
[23:00] "I don't want to invest in Arizona because I don't want to be too spread out."
[25:15] How did you identify these growing markets early, before they stopped making sense?
[27:45] How do I decide what market to invest in?
[31:40] One of the best ways to protect yourself from an inflationary environment is to invest in real estate.