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Join Rent Roll Radio’s host, Sterling Chapman, with his guest Quentin DSouza as they talk about how planning ahead and taking ahead can go a long way when getting into real estate. Quentin is the founder and CEO of the Durham Real Estate Investors Club. Here, he helps everyday people invest in real estate to create wealth, freedom, and security for themselves. Quentin is also considered a trusted authority on investing in the Durham Region, having earned multiple awards. Today, he shares his journey, from being a public school teacher to a full-time real estate investor.
In this episode, you’ll learn:
- The importance of getting to know your partners before starting a joint venture.
- What to keep in mind when choosing a market to invest in, from employment rate to population growth.
- How to plan towards investing in the real estate industry as opposed to working in it.
- The value of focusing on one income stream before diversifying your investments.
- How helping other people get into real estate can help you grow as an investor.
- And much more!
About Quentin DSouza
Quentin DSouza is a multiple award-winning Real Estate Investor and a trusted authority on real estate investing. He is an Ontario Certified Teacher and holds two university degrees, including a Master’s in Education. Quentin has appeared on local and national television and radio, interviewed in national publications, and was a keynote speaker to large real estate investors.
Quentin's company, Appleridge Homes, uses the Buy, Fix, Refinance, and Rent strategy on long-term rental properties in Ontario, Canada, as well as with joint venture partnerships to create win/win relationships on Apartment Building purchases. Quentin owns a real estate portfolio of over $80 million in assets across Canada and the US. And since 2004, he has transacted on more than 80 properties.
Quentin is also a best-selling author of multiple real estate materials, such as “The Property Management Toolbox,” “The Ultimate Wealth Strategy,” and “The Action Taker's Real Estate Investing Planner.” Additionally, he mentors aspiring real estate investors as the Chief Education Officer of the Education for Canadian Real Estate Investors.
Connect with Quentin DSouza!
Durham REI: https://durhamrei.com/
Education for Canadian REI: https://educationrei.ca/
Amazon Author: https://www.amazon.ca/Quentin-DSouza/e/B00L3J0P4I/