Creating Wealth Real Estate Investing with Jason Hartman

Jason’s guest, Michael Thomsett has over 35-years as an Accountant and is an investor in the most tax-favored asset class in the U.S., income properties. Mr. Thomsett has written over 90 books. His book, The Landlord’s Financial Toolkit will soon be printed as a second edition and re-named The Real Estate Investor’s Financial Toolkit. During today’s episode, he shares ten principles of real estate evaluations and unpacks each principle, so even those with a limited understanding of income property investing can follow along.  

 

Key Takeaways:

[1:29] Segmenting the real estate market is rarely done properly.

[3:28] Make it a goal to live in a no income tax state as a wealth creation strategy.

[6:44] Information on the next Meet the Masters, Hartman Education Special Bundles and available properties.

Michael Thomsett Guest Interview:

[11:46] The 9/10 Principles of Real Estate Evaluation.

[12:54] Defining the Principles of Progression and Regression.  

[14:09] The Principle of Conformity is keeping the features of a property in line with others in the area.

[15:11] The Principle of Substitution relates to the condition of the property.

[15:45] The Principle of Change applies to the economy, demographics, employment, and other “fact of life” incidents.

[16:46] The Evaluation Principle of anticipation is when expectations about future events affect the market value.

[20:24] The Contribution Principle - If the improvement is worth more than the cost to make it.

[21:46] Plottage or Growth Management should be consistent use of the surrounding lands.

[24:26] Highest and Best Use - Real Estate evaluations are best when land is utilized in the best possible way.

[26:13] The Competition Principle states an opportunity for a profitable investment leads to competition.  

[31:47] All the necessary tools for landlords are included in the second edition of Michael Thomsett’s book.  

Mentioned in This Episode:

Jason Hartman

Hartman Education

Thomsett Publishing

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