Summary: We have an online real estate investing course that teaches doctors and high-income professionals how to invest in real estate so they can achieve Fast FIRE aka financial freedom while you’re still young enough to enjoy it—and it’s open for enrollment July 26 - August 3, 2022! This article delves into the reasons why we created this real estate investing course. (more…)
Summary: The goal of our Investor Spotlight series is to provide you with stories of real doctors and high-income professionals who are at different points in their journey to financial freedom through real estate investing. Today’s spotlight is on Weilan. She successfully acquired 30 units within the first 7 months of embarking on her real estate investing journey. With just her first two purchases, she is well on her way to achieving financial freedom! (more…)
Summary: The goal of our Investor Spotlight series is to provide you with stories of real doctors and high-income professionals who are at different points in their journey to financial freedom through real estate investing. Today’s spotlight is on investor couple Rafal and Jennifer. They met their ten year investing goal within one year and are well on their way to financial freedom through real estate investing! (more…)
Summary: The goal of our Investor Spotlight series is to provide you with stories of real physicians and professionals who are at different points in their journey to financial freedom through real estate investing. At Semi-Retired MD, we love to share many perspectives and learn from others’ experiences along the way. Today’s spotlight is on investor couple Mike and Renee who live in Austin, Texas with their three small children. Mike is a Family Medicine doctor who has been practicing for six years, and Renee is a fundraiser for Dell Medical School. Both work full-time and are busy parents who have prioritized becoming financially free through their real estate investment journey. Motivated to find an additional source of income after suffering COVID burnout and stress during the Summer of 2020,…
[photo credit: Christina Tran] Summary: For many business owners, bookkeeping isn’t something you embrace. It’s something to avoid and maybe even run from. That’s how it was for me for many years. It wasn’t until more recently that I realized how powerful a tool it can be for growing your rental business if done correctly. I also realized that there were very few people out there who could teach me how to do it the right way. So we collaborated with bookkeepers and accountants to develop a course that would teach me how to get my books done correctly the first time. Our course launches on October 2nd! (more…)
Summary: How can you use real estate investments to step up your wealth rapidly, in a matter of even just one or two years? In this post, we focus on several ways you can add and harvest value from your investment properties to step up and grow your rental portfolio quickly. This step of the Fast FIRE system isn’t called Expand the Money without reason! (more…)
We love hidden value, and billing back utilities is one of the best and easiest ways to tap into hidden value. But what are the different ways to bill back utilities to tenants and should you even consider doing it? In this article, we cover these questions and more! (more…)
Summary: We often get the question from our readers, should I buy turnkey rentals? Will it help me achieve financial freedom quickly (Fast FIRE)? In this post, we provide a brief background on turnkey rentals and the companies that sell these properties to the general public. We then cover the downsides of turnkey properties and whether or not they will help you achieve financial freedom quickly. (Hint: they won’t.) (more…)
Summary: If you have read enough of our articles, you know what Fast FIRE is about. But how do you actually do it? What are the strategies that you can use to achieve financial freedom as fast as possible? In this post, we lay out the Fast FIRE System: See the Money, Make the Money, Keep the Money, and Expand the Money. We cover the exact methods we’ve used to build our real estate portfolio quickly and achieve financial freedom while we’re still young enough to enjoy it! (more…)
Kenji and I were recently interviewed by Ryan Inman, host of the Financial Residency podcast (one of our faves!). During the interview, we had the opportunity to share what it took for us to achieve financial independence in an accelerated way. We talked about Fast FIRE, achieving Real Estate Professional Status, and what realizations we made as we acquired our first properties! (more…)
Our mission at Semi-Retired MD is to help doctors and high-income earners invest in real estate so that they can build lives they love.
By taking our online courses, over 3,000 doctors and high-income earners have started the journey to financial freedom by securing a significant, reliable source of income from real estate investments.