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Commercial’s Going Off a Cliff: Why You Need to Run to Residential Right Now w/Jim Sheils

Many real estate investment models seem great at first, but they become victims of the 3-year curse, especially in this market. You buy them, cash flow them and then everything goes wrong.

From commercial to syndication, a lot of investors are hurting right now. The safest model with the most safeguards is one many experts say will go off a cliff, but it shows no signs of slowing down.

What makes duplexes such a great investment? How do you flee the commercial real estate debt crisis?

In this episode, I’m joined by the author of The Family Board Meeting and partner in the largest build-to-rent organization, Jim Sheils. He shares the power of solving the finance issue and where to look for opportunities right now.


If the commercial world is not working, a couple of duplexes and quad-plexes can go a long way. The residential realm still has some guardrails around it. -Jim Sheils



Things You’ll Learn In This Episode

  • Why rehab when you can build
    Renovating and renting comes with a ton of headaches. What benefits does building from scratch offer?
  • How to stay successful in a high interest-rate environment
    What steps did Jim take to safeguard his investments against the volatility of the market?
  • Follow the inventory
    How do we identify the best places to invest?
  • The ultimate give
    What did Jim do for his father and what impact did it make?


Guest Bio:

Jim Sheils is the author of The Family Board Meeting. He is also a partner in the largest build-to-rent organization in the United States, with over $600 million in assets under management that generate over $40 million in annual recurring revenue for investors. He uses his passive income strategy to teach others how to buy back their time and create a legendary family life. For more information, head to Get The Family Board Meeting here.


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