The Real Estate Wealth Podcast with Edward Aloe

Ed Aloe

Welcome to "The Real Estate Wealth Podcast with Edward Aloe.” Real estate is one of the world's most proven assets to build long-term financial freedom. We believe that building wealth in multifamily investments is just one piece of the puzzle to achieve ultimate success. Achieving true wealth requires not only financial acumen but also a resilient mindset and a commitment to maintaining your health and well-being. Join us as we explore strategies for expanding your real estate portfolio, while also diving deep into discussions with leading voices on cultivating abundance through a growth mindset and embracing practices that enhance your overall quality of life. Because achieving true success isn't just about financial prosperity—it's also about thriving in wealth, health, and mindset. For more information about the host, please visit www.edaloe.com and for more information about CALCAP Advisors—visit us at www.calcap.com and follow us on Twitter @CALCAPAdvisors read less
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Rethinking the Housing Affordability Crisis with Jennifer Castenson
4d ago
Rethinking the Housing Affordability Crisis with Jennifer Castenson
In this episode of the Real Estate Wealth Podcast, host Ed Aloe speaks with Jennifer Castenson Vice President of Ambassador and Industry Partner Programs at Buildxact. With a career deeply rooted in home building and remodeling, Jennifer unpacks the complexities of the current housing affordability crisis. Ed and Jennifer discuss the multifaceted nature of the issue, such as the cultural paradigms that hinder progress within the housing industry, the intricate layers of regulations, and the transformative potential of technology in construction and real estate.Listen this week as Ed and Jennifer explore the economic and societal impacts of the affordability crisis while considering the future implications on the real estate market.Quotes"What is holding the housing industry back from affordability is this culture we have that is an infrastructure already in place. A culture that we cannot disrupt. The minute we start trying to move that around, historically, people cannot disassociate from the meaning of that. So we have a system that relies on architects doing a certain thing. They're in their silo. We have permitting, we have local legislation, we have federal legislation. Everything has gotten so used to those parameters that we can't break through that complex culture to evolve." -Jennifer Castenson [03:30]“There are so many people that are so dependent on paycheck to paycheck or working extra hours just to make that next house payment. That's going to be their number one priority when they go to the ballot in November. Knowing that, we should take that really seriously in the housing industry.” -Jennifer Castenson [39:25]TakeawaysCost and Complexity: The costs and complexities of legislation at all levels exacerbate the housing crisis, and collaboration is essential for more straightforward, more affordable solutions.Technology's Role: Innovative software and tech such as Buildxact can improve efficiency by 80%, suggesting a positive outlook on tech's role in solving the industry's challenges.Cultural Infrastructure: Cultural infrastructure, much like the embedded systems of utilities in homes, poses a challenge to progress. Rethinking this could lead to breakthroughs in affordability.Economic Implications: Many are making significant sacrifices to afford housing, affecting their overall well-being and economic prospects, an issue gaining political traction with impending elections.Global Perspectives: Looking at international approaches to housing can provide insights, though adapting them to the U.S.'s complex housing culture remains challenging.Timestamps(02:21) Understanding the Housing Affordability Crisis(07:01) Federal Versus Local Housing Legislation Efficiency(09:03) Debating Housing Costs, Zoning, and Rent Control(15:53) Leveraging Technology for Efficient Home Building(20:12) Embracing Disruptive Construction Technologies for Future Impact(23:19) Workforce Housing(29:56) Housing Affordability and Its Impact on Economic Disparities(35:07) Global Approaches to Housing Affordability ChallengesConnectEd AloeCALCAPJennifer Castenson
Unlocking Peak Performance: How to Avoid Burnout and Achieve Longevity with Phil Dozois
May 6 2024
Unlocking Peak Performance: How to Avoid Burnout and Achieve Longevity with Phil Dozois
In this episode of the Real Estate Wealth Podcast, host Ed Aloe speaks with Phil Dozois, a certified peak performance coach with over 30 years of experience in the fitness industry. Phil shares his passion for coaching for sustained peak performance, assisting leaders in their pursuit of work-life harmony while avoiding burnout. He also discusses why self-care is a critical asset in entrepreneurship, and shares how daily rituals can shape and maintain peak performance. Listen this week as Ed and Phil explore the transformative impact of exercise and recovery on personal and professional success, discussing strategies to integrate healthy habits into a busy lifestyle. Quotes"The other side of energy is recovery. It is important to realize that it's great to have high energy but to have high energy, you have to recover. You need to recover emotionally and mentally." -Phil Dozois [18:39]“Whether you work out in the morning, at noon, or later in the day, I think working out is an essential habit. How often do you work out? I think everybody has to decide what that is for them. But there's no question that the number one lever for longevity and being healthier longer is working out. Be active and do things that you love.” -Phil Dozois [24:46]TakeawaysEffective evening routines: power down and plan for the next day's tasks.Morning power-up rituals: hydration, movement, and mental focus activitiesHow mindful practices, like meditation and gratitude, can dramatically improve mental focus and emotional resilienceEnhancing overall physical function and preventing injuries with flexibility and mobility exercises throughout the dayDeveloping habits that bring you joy and create physical and emotional longevityTimestamps(01:03) Phil's mission: guiding clients to avoid burnout and achieve work-life harmony(04:32) True Wealth: peak performance and longevity(11:30) Seven habits for sustained performance and success(16:04) Powering up and powering down with routines(25:19) The importance of strength training for metabolism and bone density(32:29) Reframing exercise and feeling motivated(36:56) Practicing meditation and deep breathing(42:30) The impact of mobility on joint health and injury prevention(46:06) Slowing down, appreciating progress, and visualizing success through journaling(53:00) Connect with PhilConnectEd AloeCALCAPPhil Dozois Website
Building a Legacy of Wealth with Brian Tracy: Part 2
Apr 22 2024
Building a Legacy of Wealth with Brian Tracy: Part 2
In this episode of the Real Estate Wealth Podcast, host Ed Aloe continues his discussion with Brian Tracy, a pioneering figure in the realms of personal and professional development. Ed and Brian discuss the fundamentals of goal-setting and the significance of an abundance mindset for attaining financial freedom through real estate. Brian shares his expertise on common mistakes to avoid, the power of setbacks in learning valuable lessons, and the importance of adopting an optimistic outlook towards the future.Listen this week as Ed and Brian talk about common mistakes in business and real estate, the power of mindset, and the power of setting goals consistently.Quotes"The more confident you are that you're going to achieve a goal, the more relaxed you are about it, the faster it comes true." -Brian Tracy [30:20]“Clarity is so important. And the only way you have excellent, absolute clarity is to write it down. Some people write their goals down once a year. But what would happen if you wrote your goals down once a day? It is like slamming your foot on the accelerator of your own life. You start to make progress.” -Brian Tracy [38:30]TakeawaysGoal Setting: clear, advanced planning, and consistency Viewing setbacks not as failures but as valuable lessons for future success.The mentality of continuous improvement, both in personal development and in business.A positive mindset will shape your success and potential.Acting immediately upon decisions, especially when correcting a mistake is crucial to success. Timestamps(01:29) Learning from setbacks and difficulties(04:34) The value of keeping notes and records(08:25) Using zero-based thinking to evaluate what to continue or change(12:17) Once a decision is made, get on with it immediately(16:36) The mindset of successful people(23:00) Goal Setting(37:27) Cognitive dissonance and the clash between current reality and goal statements(43:40) Investing time and money for personal growth(50:39) Connect with Brian TracyConnectEd AloeCALCAPBrian Tracy
Building a Legacy of Wealth with Brian Tracy: Part 1
Apr 8 2024
Building a Legacy of Wealth with Brian Tracy: Part 1
In this episode of the Real Estate Wealth Podcast, host Ed Aloe speaks with Brian Tracy, a pioneering figure in the realms of personal and professional development. With a career of over four decades, he has made his mark as a renowned consultant, author, and speaker. Brian talks about the journey of achieving success through persistence, the value of learning from mistakes, and the impact of developing success habits. Listen this week as Ed and Brian discuss the critical role of due diligence in real estate and actionable strategies for personal and financial growth, emphasizing the significance of effective goal-setting and time management. Quotes"Most people, unfortunately, are lazy, and they don't do anything that they don't have to do. But successful people are also lazy. However, they realize that if they can identify all the lessons that they learned, is that we will make all kinds of mistakes, but they will take the time to learn from each mistake." -Brian Tracy [14:06]“Treat everybody like a million-dollar customer. It's the most wonderful thing to treat people, starting with your family in the morning, with your staff, you treat everybody like they're valuable and important people. This has a double effect. First of all, it makes you feel good about yourself to treat others well. It makes others feel good about themselves and they're committed to you and helping you.” -Brian Tracy [38:30]TakeawaysPersonal development and an abundance mindset are keys to amassing real estate wealth.Selling more effectively and persistent action in pursuit of goals = more profit. Embracing your mistakes as learning opportunities can catalyze success in real estate investment and beyond.Brian’s "Seven-Step Method" to wealth: goal setting, planning, continuous learning, and consistent self-improvement.Fostering positive relationships results in personal and professional success.Timestamps(01:44) Brian Tracy’s passion for personal and professional success(04:40) Foundational principles of making money in any field(10:58) Learning from mistakes and turning them into valuable lessons(22:20) Habits for success(30:03) The value of reading and internalizing key ideas from books(35:01) Positive addiction and the importance of completing important tasks(40:04) Incremental improvement: using the method to increase income(47:44) Getting rich slowly and holding onto assets for long-term wealthConnectEd AloeCALCAPBrian Tracy