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SunShakSunday:

Read past issues

Feb 25
SSS #229: Project Updates
Feb 18
SSS #228: Week Ending 2.18.24
Feb 11
SSS #227: $1M Offers ๐Ÿ’ธ
Feb 04
SSS #226: Banned For Life ๐Ÿค•
Jan 28
SSS #225: Recap & Resources
Jan 21
SSS #224: On Saying No
Jan 14
SSS#223: 2023 Personal Finance Review
Jan 07
SSS#222: RACKs-on-RACKs
Dec 31
SSS#221: 2023 Highlight Reel ๐ŸŽฅ
Dec 24
SSS #220: Short & Sweet Week
Dec 17
SSS #219: 7-Bullet Sunday
Dec 10
SSS #218: Condo-Conversion Complete!
Dec 03
SSS #217: Going Viral + Best Blackjack Run Ever
Nov 26
SSS #216: Die With Zero
Nov 19
SSS #215: Celebrating the Win by Keeping a Promise
Nov 12
SSS #214: How Much Does It Cost To Build a House?
Nov 05
SSS #213: RIP Artem
Oct 29
SSS #212: What I Learned This Week
Oct 22
SSS #211: Bahama Recap
Oct 15
SSS #210: Done is Better Than Perfect
Oct 08
SSS #209: DON'T Keep That Funk Alive
Oct 01
SSS #208: What a Week
Sep 24
SSS #207: Takeaways ๐Ÿ”‘
Sep 17
SSS #206: Introducing - Project Hillside ๐Ÿก
Sep 03
SSS #204: Philly 4-Plex
Aug 27
SSS #203: 1 Door Closes, 2 More Open
Aug 20
SSS #202: My Wife Quit Her Job๐Ÿ™…๐Ÿผโ€โ™€๏ธ
Aug 13
SSS #201: Renting vs. TCO
Aug 06
SSS #200: Lender Swindler
Jul 30
SSS #199: Draw Schedule
Jul 23
SSS #198: Back in Action
Jul 16
SSS #197 - Traveling Whoa's
Jul 09
SSS #196: Homecoming
Jul 02
SSS #195: Good Dad Great Dad
Jun 25
SSS #194: F-You Money
Jun 18
SSS #193: HFD
Jun 11
SSS #192: 3 Types of Entrepreneurship
Jun 04
SSS #191: Birds Fly...
May 28
SSS #190: Viral Tweet
May 21
SSS #189: My Flip Just Flopped
May 14
SSS #188: Happy Mother's Day!
May 07
SSS #187: Juicing Returns
Apr 30
SSS #186: FIRE-Preneuer
Apr 23
SSS #185: Non-Obvious Benefits of Training for a Half Marathon
Apr 16
SSS #184: Happy Birthday Looney Tunes
Apr 09
SSS #183: ๐Ÿงฎ How to Quickly Analyze a Fix and Flip
Apr 02
SSS #181: How I Got 100,000 Views in 2 Months
Mar 26
SSS #180: Swimming in Debt ๐ŸŠ๐Ÿฝ
Mar 19
SSS #179: How Much Does it Cost to Renovate 2,200 SF?
Mar 19
SSS #182: Should I Sell My Rental Properties?
Mar 12
SSS #178: Interest in Rates ๐Ÿš€
Mar 05
SSS #177: The Future is Bright
Feb 26
SSS #176: Pulse Check
Feb 19
SSS #175: Fly, Eagles, Fly! ๐Ÿฆ…
Feb 04
SSS #174: Crunching Numbers
Jan 28
SSS #173: Runner's High ๐Ÿƒ๐Ÿฝโ€โ™‚๏ธ
Jan 21
SSS #172: New Construction Samosas ๐Ÿคฃ
Jan 14
SSS #171: 2022 Personal Finance Review
Jan 07
SSS #170: On Changing Your Identity
Dec 31
SSS #169: ๐ŸŽ‰ Happy New Year!
Dec 24
๐ŸŽ„ Merry Christmas / ๐ŸŽ‰ Happy Holidays
Dec 17
SSS #168: Finally Got The 'Vid ๐Ÿฆ 
Dec 10
SSS #167: 2 Steps Fwd, 1 Step Back
Dec 03
SSS #166: Another New Cons Project? ๐Ÿคž๐Ÿฝ
Nov 26
SSS #165: Hard choices, easy life.
Nov 19
SSS #164: ๐ŸŒฒTree Huggers vs. A Professional Problem Solver
Nov 12
SSS #163: โœŒ๐ŸฝTwo Piece McNugget
Nov 05
SSS #162: ๐Ÿ” What's Your [Current] Everest?
Oct 29
SSS #161: ๐ŸšจNew Deal Alert: Philly Special๐Ÿšจ
Oct 22
SSS #160: Don't Sell! ๐Ÿ“‰
Oct 15
SSS #159: Week of 10/10
Oct 08
SSS #158: A Lesson in Decorum
Oct 01
SSS #157: Best Day Ever Formula
Sep 24
SSS #156: Personal Update
Sep 17
SSS #156: Positive Constraints โ›“
Sep 10
SSS #155: Wanna Talk About It? ๐Ÿ“ž
Sep 03
SSS #154: Pre-Construction Update ๐Ÿš
Aug 27
SSS #153: Million Dollar Offer
Aug 20
SSS #152: Quick Update ๐Ÿ’จ
Aug 13
SSS #151: The Money is in the Follow Up ๐Ÿค‘
Aug 06
SSS #150: A Cry For Help ๐Ÿ˜ญ
Jul 30
SSS #149: Keep Shootin' My Shot ๐Ÿ—‘
Jul 23
SSS #148: 4,000 Weeks
Jul 16
SSS #147: Sold! Triplex in Elizabeth, NJ
Jul 09
SSS #146: When The Facts Change... ๐Ÿก
Jul 02
SSS #145: An Unexpected Deload Week
Jun 25
SSS #144: Swallowing My Pride
Jun 18
SSS #143: Counting My Chickens ๐Ÿฃ
Jun 11
SSS #142: Workin' Hard or Hardly Workingโ“๐Ÿ”จ
Jun 04
SSS #141: ๐Ÿช 4-Unit Mixed-Use SOLD!
May 28
SSS #140: โœ… Done is Better Than Perfect
May 21
SSS#139: ๐Ÿค” Audit Who is Shaping Your Thoughts
May 14
SSS #138: Back in the Swing of Things ๐Ÿ
May 07
SSS #137: Bringer of Light From the Sun
Apr 30
SSS #136: If I Had To Start From 0, This is What I'd Do
Apr 23
SSS #135: What The PUPPPs?!
Apr 16
SSS #134: ๐ŸŽ‚ Happy Birthday Luna + ๐Ÿš An Upside Down Fix & Flip
Apr 09
SSS #133: 3 Docs Every Real Estate Investor Needs
Apr 02
SSS #132: Time to get back on my grind โš™๏ธ
Mar 26
SSS #131: I Lost $5,463.43 on my Latest Flip
Mar 19
SSS #130: I Finally Found a Video Editor...๐ŸŽฌ
Mar 12
SSS #129: I'm Paying $15,000 For a Signature โœ๐Ÿฝ
Mar 05
SSS #128: Don't Make This ๐Ÿค‘Greedy๐Ÿค‘ Mistake When Selling Property
Feb 26
SunShakSunday #127: I'm Lending My Buddy $100K ๐Ÿ™Š
Feb 19
SunShakSunday #126: Is Renting A Waste of Money?
Feb 12
SunShakSunday #125: RIP Padmaben Shakhawala
Feb 05
SunShakSunday #124: How I Buy Real Estate With No Money Down
Jan 29
SunShakSunday #123: How Much Money We Spent in December 2021
Jan 22
SunShakSunday #123: How Much Money We Spent in December 2021
Jan 15
SunShakSunday #122: How To Underwrite a New Construction Project
Jan 15
SunShakSunday #122: How To Underwrite a New Construction Project
Jan 08
SunShakSunday #121: $25K Mistake w/ Hard Money Lender - Pt. 2: Resolved!
Jan 01
SunShakSunday #120: $25,000 Mistake With Hard Money Lender
Dec 25
SunShakSunday #119: 4 Habits I'm Quitting in 2022
Dec 18
SunShakSunday #118: Revealing My ENTIRE Real Estate Portfolio | 2021
Dec 11
SunShakSunday #117: How I Found An Architect For My New Construction Project
Dec 04
SunShakSunday #116: How We Met, Real Estate, and More - Q&A with my Wife
Nov 27
SunShakSunday #115: 6 Reasons Why I Started Making YouTube Videos
Nov 20
SunShakSunday #114: This Book Will Improve Your Negotiation Skills
Nov 13
SunShakSunday #113: Pay For Daycare & College With This One Simple Decision
Nov 06
SunShakSunday #113: My Favorite Thing About Being a Real Estate Professional
Oct 30
SunShakSunday #111: Top 10 Hidden Costs When Buying Real Estate
Oct 23
SunShakSunday #110: 4 Favorite Formulas For REI
Oct 16
SunShakSunday #109: Refinance Rental Property Held in an LLC
Oct 09
SunShakSunday #108: My Annoying Business Partners Convinced Me to Sell Our 3-Family Investment Property
Oct 02
SunShakSunday #107: Bidding on an Abandoned 18 Unit Apartment Building...
Sep 25
SunShakSunday #106: How To Find Motivated Sellers in 2021
Sep 17
SunShakSunday #105: Deal Deep Dive!
Sep 11
SunShakSunday #104: How I Bought 11 Rental Units in 13 Months Using OPM (Other People's Money)
Sep 04
SunShakSunday #103: 3 Reasons Why I Prefer Buying Investment Properties in an LLC
Aug 28
SunShakSunday #102: How to Ethically Negotiate on Price AFTER Your Initial Offer is Accepted
Aug 21
SunShakSunday #101: How To Add $189,000 of Value to Your First BRRRR Investment Property
Aug 14
SunShakSunday #100(โ€ผ๏ธ): How I Lost $110,000 to Another Real Estate Investor ๐Ÿ˜ญ
Aug 07
SunShakSunday #99: Week Ending 8/8/21 ๐Ÿ—“
Jul 31
SunShakSunday #98: The UGLY Side of Real Estate Investing ๐Ÿ‘น
Jul 24
SunShakSunday #97: Never Buy a Property in Cash, Here's What To Do Instead
Jul 17
SunShakSunday #96: Week Ending 7/18/21
Jul 10
SunShakSunday #95: I Lost $5,000 Gambling on Stocks ๐Ÿš€๐ŸŒ•
Jul 03
SunShakSunday #94: $45,000 in 15 Minutes
Jun 26
SunShakSunday #93: Property 4: We Bought a Duplex
Jun 19
SunShakSunday #92: ๐Ÿ‘จ๐Ÿฝโ€๐Ÿ’ป My Tech Stack as a Real Estate Investor
Jun 12
SunShakSunday #90: I Can't Believe I'm Doing This... Who Not How ๐Ÿ™‹๐Ÿฝโ€โ™‚๏ธ
Jun 05
SunShakSunday #90: ๐Ÿ’ฐ 2 Passive Investment Opportunities For You
May 29
SunShakSunday #89: Get Your Refinance Docs in a Row ๐Ÿฆ†๐Ÿฆ†๐Ÿฆ†
May 22
SunShakSunday #88: ๐Ÿ“‰ Is Elon Muskโ€™s Twitter The Most Powerful Market Moving Social Media Account?
May 15
SunShakSunday #87: 50 Property Portfolio Play by Play
May 08
SunShakSunday #86: An Opportunity of a Lifetime
May 01
SunShakSunday #85: How I Lost 10 Pounds in 9 Weeks
Apr 24
SunShakSunday #84: Lessons From My Stint in Acting
Apr 17
SunShakSunday #83: Luna's 1st Trip Around the Sun
Apr 10
SunShakSunday #82: New Business Idea
Apr 03
SunShakSunday #81: Spend Your Way to Happiness
Mar 27
SunShakSunday #80: Random Updates
Mar 20
SunShakSunday #79: Direct Marketing to Distressed Sellers
Mar 13
SunShakSunday #78: 4 Lessons From My Mastermind
Mar 06
SunShakSunday #77: I Started Buying Bitcoin
Feb 27
SunShakSunday #76: My Top 4 Capital Sources for Real Estate Investing
Feb 20
SunShakSunday #75: 3 Reasons Traditional Lenders Hate Me
Feb 13
SunShakSunday #74: My Money Flowchart
Feb 06
SunShakSunday #73: My First Commercial Property
Jan 30
SunShakSunday #72: Ego is the Enemy
Jan 23
SunShakSunday #71: Is More Information the Answer?
Jan 16
SunShakSunday #70: I Bought a 3-Unit Rental Property Without Ever Seeing It
Jan 09
SunShakSunday #69: Comparing Our Net Worth to the Ultra-Rich
Jan 02
SunShakSunday #68: 2020 Business Recap
Dec 26
SunShakSunday #67: Happy Holidays, Website Improvements, & Sensory Deprivation
Dec 19
SunShakSunday #66: I Thought I Had COVID
Dec 12
SunShakSunday #65: 5 Lessons From Jerry Seinfeld
Dec 05
SunShakSunday #64: Paying for Information
Dec 01
SunShakSunday #63: 2 Tax Loopholes for 2021
Nov 21
SunShakSunday #62: 11 Questions I Ask Myself
Nov 14
SunShakSunday #61: Happy Diwali & Sal Mubarak
Nov 07
SunShakSunday #60: Ultimate iPhone Storage Hack
Oct 31
SunShakSunday #59: Book Update, Data Mining, Podcast Recommendation
Oct 24
SunShakSunday #58: I'm Writing a Book
Oct 17
SunShakSunday #57: Using Mental Models To Select Childcare
Oct 10
SunShakSunday #56: Just Death, No Taxes
Oct 03
SunShakSunday #55: The Social Dilemma
Sep 26
SunShakSunday #54: The 10X Rule
Sep 19
SunShakSunday #53: How I Started Investing in Real Estate
Sep 12
SunShakSunday #52: Raising Private Capital: Building a Real Estate Empire With Other People's Money
Sep 05
SunShakSunday #51: 4 Tips on Writing a Newsletter
Aug 29
SunShakSunday #50: Three REI Rules of Thumb
Aug 22
SunShakSunday #49: Luna's College Fund
Aug 15
SunShakSunday #47: Cashflow Quadrant
Aug 08
SunShakSunday #47: Hospital Bill
Aug 01
SunShakSunday #46: Blue Zones
Jul 25
SunShakSunday #45: What Would {{contact.first_name}} Do?
Jul 18
SunShakSunday #44: How To Fail at Almost Everything & Still Win Big
Jul 11
SunShakSunday #43: Newborn Essentials
Jul 04
SunShakSunday #42: The Subtle Art of Not Giving a F*CK
Jun 27
SunShakSunday #41: Choose Your Words, Choose Your Life
Jun 20
SunShakSunday #40: Happy Father's Day
Jun 13
SunShakSunday #39: The Richest Man in Babylon
Jun 06
SunShakSunday #38: B.L.M
May 30
SunShakSunday #37: Rich Dad Poor Dad
May 23
SunShakSunday #36: House Hacking Case Study
May 23
SunShakSunday #36: HouseHacking
May 16
SunShakSunday #35: Our Family Biz Got Coronavirused
May 09
SunShakSunday #34: 32 Bits of Unsolicited Advice
May 02
SunShakSunday #33: Post Pregnancy Weight Loss
Apr 25
SunShakSunday #32: Placenta Accreta
Apr 18
SunShakSunday #31: BabyShak Is (Finally) Here!
Apr 11
SunShakSunday #30: Thoughts on Grudges, Anger, & Forgiveness
Apr 04
SunShakSunday #29: 5 Reasons We Eat More in Quarantine
Mar 28
SunShakSunday #28: Contemplating COVID-19
Mar 21
SunShakSunday #27: I Sold My Tesla!
Mar 14
SunShakSunday #26: Another COVID-19 Email
Mar 07
SunShakSunday 25: Let it Go
Feb 29
SunShakSunday #24: 20% of 2020 is Done
Feb 22
SunShakSunday #23: Pay Less Income Tax
Feb 15
SunShakSunday #22: Travel Tips
Feb 10
Test
Feb 08
SunShakSunday #21: Investing 4 Family
Feb 01
SunShakSunday #20: Mamba Mentality: Get Your Affairs in Order
Jan 25
SunShakSunday #19: Vasa Praevia Could Be Catastrophic
Jan 18
SunShakSunday #18: Some Light Housekeeping
Jan 11
SunShakSunday #17: The ONE Thing
Jan 04
SunShakSunday #16: Atomic Habits > New Year's Resolutions
Dec 29
SunShakSunday #15: I Don't Drink Alcohol: Here's Why
Dec 21
SunShakSunday #14: Personal Capital
Dec 14
SunShakSunday #13: Sucks to be Sued
Dec 07
SunShakSunday #12: My Biggest Business Failure
Nov 30
SunShakSunday #11: Giving Tuesday
Nov 23
SunShakSunday #10: Sleep Smarter
Nov 16
SunShakSunday #9: How I Raised $75,000 in 10 Days
Nov 09
SunShakSunday #8: Every Pregnant Couple's Worst Nightmare
Nov 02
SunShakSunday #7: The Paradox of Choice
Oct 26
SunShakSunday #6: Happiness is a Skill You Must Practice
Oct 19
SunShakSunday #5: Meditating Sucks. Here's Why You Should Do It Anyway
Oct 12
SunShakSunday #4: Thoughts on Giving / Receiving Advice
Oct 05
SunShakSunday #3: Expand Your Comfort Zone...
Sep 28
SunShakSunday #2: Indistractable + 2 Lessons From Superbowl 49
Sep 21
SunShakSunday: Inaugural E-mail