Have you ever thought about investing in real estate? Here is your chance to learn from some of the industry's top experts right here in your own backyard.
Are you considering real estate investing as a full-time career? Whether you plan to fix-and-flip, buy-and-hold or buy-renovate-rent-and-refinance, your real estate endeavours will benefit from solid knowledge of how to create real estate partnerships and invest in complementary industries, as well as building strategies and energy and cost-saving solutions.
This month's meeting features guest speakers Ray Wentz and Fern Doucet of Superior Walls by Magnis. They have put together a presentation about how their businesses got started, and the economic and ecological advantages of precast concrete foundation walls in residential construction.
Ray's passion is to learn about and identify new energy-saving building methods and materials. He has experience in designing and building energy demand control systems, and was active in raising the standard of energy efficiency of homes in Manitoba with the R-2000 program. The General Manager of Superior Walls by Magnis since 2014, he has also served as the president of Bonnet Wood Home, president of R&L Construction and construction manager at Twin Developments.
Fern earned a Bachelor of Commerce Honours from the University of Manitoba. For the previous 8+ years, Fern has been working as an entrepreneur in the construction industry. In his role as president of Novashelter Inc, which owns Superior Walls by Magnis, he directly manages and develops properties in both Manitoba and British Columbia. Fern’s passion is to seek alternative methods and new technology to improve the way new home and building construction is done.
TRULY INVESTED QUICK TIP
Do not fall victim to real estate guru’s promoting unethical marketing practices that can land you in hot water! For this month’s quick tip we are going to be discussing the do’s and don’ts of finding distressed properties.
Don't forget to bring a guest or business partner to this month's meeting. Hope to see you there, and happy investing!