#35: Quitting Your Job, Lifestyle Design, and Being a Traveling Landlord with Paula Pant
September 12, 2013
62 min
On today’s Podcast, we sit down with blogger, investor, BiggerPockets contributor, and perhaps “the most interesting woman in the world”- Paula Pant. Paula has a unique perspective on personal finance that is helping her build a strong buy-and-hold portfolio while maintaining freedom and mobility that most only dream of. This interview is sure to fascinate, entertain, and give some great real estate investing advice that you can use in your own life. Read the transcript to episode 35 with Paula Pant here. In This Show, We CoverHow traveling the world for two years led Paula to real estateTips for managing tenants while on vacationHow to avoid “creative accounting“Paying yourself when managing your own propertiesPaula’s definition of “financial freedom“Why pinching pennies might actually hurt youWhat “Lifestyle Design” is – and how to do itHow to quit your job and start living a life you wantTips for saving for that first rentalBenefits of blogging about your investingLinks From the ShowPaula’s interview on NPRPaula’s article: You Know What Really Sucks? CubiclesHow I Accidentally Bought Two of Kurt Cobain’s Former Homes and Why That’s Not Even The Best Part. (Brandon’s 1st Small Multifamily Property Story)How to Buy a Small MultiFamily Property: A Step by Step Case StudyThe Ultimate Guide to Tenant ScreeningTravel HackingBooks from the Site:The Four Hour Workweek by Timothy FerrissRich Dad Poor Dad by Robert KiyosakiFrom 0 to 130 Properties in 3.5 Years by Steve McKightTweetable TopicsTheres a difference between active income and passive income. Know that difference. (Tweet This!)If I can make, in passive income, as much as the average us household earns – that’s financial freedom. (Tweet This!)Life is too precious to spend it doing something you hate. (Tweet This!)Blogging helps you clarify what you should be doing as a real estate investor. (Tweet This!)Connect with PaulaPaula’s Blog: AffordAnything.comPaula’s BiggerPockets Profile
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