The Real Estate Locker Room Show with John Carney

Welcome to The Real Estate Locker Room Show with John Carney. Did you know that investing in Real Estate is a team sport? Join John and his guests as they explore the intersection of the business of real estate and athletic competition. The goal for this show is to grant you direct access to the real estate pros that are closing profitable deals and growing their businesses. On The Real Estate Locker Room Show we get in the ring with successful investors, developers and all of the industry professionals to learn what it takes to achieve ongoing success.Now it’s time to kick off and level up with new ways to grow your real estate business.
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Sep 11, 2020

Imagine a world where one apartment could replace your salary.

After a health scare in 2010, Sri and her husband shifted their focus to real estate, starting with a 12-unit in Dallas before transitioning to California. After many successful multifamily deals, Sri is now looking to reposition hotels into multifamily communities.

Sri Latha joins John Carney today in The Real Estate Locker Room to discuss her strategy for real estate success.

Aug 26, 2020

Born with an entrepreneurial spirit Damion started his first business at age 11, (even hiring his parents for logistics support). Over the last quarter century he's started and owned more than 50 different companies including an insurance agency, precious metals firms, a venture capital company, a coaching and consulting firm, and more than a dozen real estate investment and development companies. Damion is a martial artist who holds three black belts and is the founder of Yokido ™, a martial art practice that he developed.

Damion is a sought-after financial consultant for high-profile private clients. He leverages his vast depth of knowledge on financial markets, money psychology and unconscious pattern motivation to quickly assess hidden financial cancers and holistically heal his clients (and their organizations) through awareness, empowerment and vision development.

Damion’s personal philosophy centers on Self-Responsibility and a conviction that the only path to freedom is through candor, growth and a big vision. The big vision ideal is what drove him to narrow the focus on the Retirement System and teach about the eQRP®, a tool to design retirement vs. getting destroyed by it.

Today Damion works with change agents to Disrupt Wall Street’s manipulative system of enriching itself at the expense of its client. He's on a mission to Empower Main Street through tools and teachings of financial transformation. His overriding mission is to elevate humanity’s power and control over their life by reducing complexity and creating a simple and transparent conversation around money and investing. 

Damion Lupo joins John Carney today in The Real Estate Locker Room to discuss discipline in your everyday life.

Jul 23, 2020

With a deep background in financial services at companies like Monett, Missouri-based Jack Henry & Associates Inc., Travis started Tribevest after a terrible experience trying to get into real estate investment with his brothers.  TribeVest began when five relatives decided to pool their resources, each saving $500 a month to invest. The agreement was fruitful! They’ve been able to purchase investment properties, become partners in a physician’s practice, even buy a prize-winning racehorse. As a result, Travis has harnessed his expertise leadership to help others. Travis is leading Tribevest to solve the financial collaboration problem and evolve as the problems of our users do.

Travis Smith joins John Carney today in The Real Estate Locker Room to discuss the benefit of finding your tribe.

Jul 8, 2020

Originally from Denmark, Jens Nielsen has lived in the United States since 1996. After a successful career in telecommunications and IT, Jens shifted his focus from being an employee to becoming an entrepreneur. He was attracted to multifamily real estate due to the many benefits and began investing in his home state of Colorado where he is currently the key principal of an 82-unit apartment portfolio.

After achieving success as a Limited Partner (LP), Jens decided to raise money as the General Partner (GP) in real estate syndication and raised over $1M in 2019 alone. He has passively invested in 14 real estate syndications / private investments that include over 800 apartment units, 2,000 mobile park lots and over 6000 storage units as well as mortgage note funds and private money lending. Jens mission is to help more people invest in private placements for the strong cash flow and equity growth. His company’s mission is to "Open Doors to your secure financial future through multifamily investing."

Jens Nielsen joins John Carney today in The Real Estate Locker Room to talk about the real estate syndication process.

Jun 24, 2020

Peter Sisson is a product-focused entrepreneur who has successfully started and exited four tech companies. Peter recently launched his fifth business, Yaza, creating an authentic and secure video mapping app. Peter’s expertise covers all aspects of designing, building, launching, growing and monetizing great products, as well as designing and scaling organizations to support those products and make them profitable.

Peter also invests his time volunteering and mentoring startup founders at the European Innovation Academy and Start Out Growth Lab. During his tenure, twenty-four companies have graduated. These businesses have closed over $45M in funding and created more than 200 new jobs.

Peter believes that entrepreneurship provides a path to economic self-empowerment that doesn’t t require people to "fit in" with the traditional corporate grind. It offers a path to success and fulfillment for dreamers, big thinkers, innovators and creative people who want to have an impact on the world. 

Peter Sisson joins John Carney today in The Real Estate Locker Room to explain how to make Yaza work for you.

May 29, 2020

Chris Prefontaine has been in the real estate game for 25+ years and is a two-time Amazon best-selling author of “Real Estate On Your Terms” and “The New Rules of Real Estate Investing”.

Chris is a big advocate of constant and continuing education. He participates annually in high-end mastermind groups and boot camps and invests in private mentors in order to stay competitive in the ever-changing real estate market.

Chris and his family/team have participated in over $80 million in real estate transactions as a group. The team currently focuses on purchasing homes via Lease/Purchase or Owner financing with sellers and helping buyers gain the time they need for credit enhancement, mortgage qualifying seasoning, or down payment build-up. The team believes in win/win relationships and strives to structure deals for both seller and buyer to achieve favorable outcomes.

Chris Prefontaine joins John Carney today in The Real Estate Locker Room to talk about helping out, adding value, and solving problems.

May 13, 2020

Kevin Bupp is the Founder & CEO of Sunrise Capital Investors, which invests in mobile home parks, parking lots, apartments, offices, and single-family homes all across the US.

Kevin has sixteen years of experience educating investors to locate, acquire, and create “higher than average” returns from the widely misunderstood niche of mobile home park investing.

He shares his expertise through the Mobile Home Academy and also as the host of The Real Estate Investing for Cashflow Podcast, which is one of the hottest real estate podcasts on iTunes.

We are all fighting this together. Kevin Bupp joins John Carney today in The Real Estate Locker Room to share how he is managing his real estate portfolio and navigating the Covid-19 crisis.

Apr 29, 2020

Dave Foster is a Qualified Intermediary (QI) investment professional that understands that real estate is really an investment in your future. As a multi-industry visionary, Dave has 20 years of experience working across all phases of real estate investing and facilitating 1031 Exchanges for investors.  From commercial to residential real estate, Dave brings his clients a fresh perspective and clear vision for strategic development. As an investor himself, he views each investment no matter the asset class as a unique opportunity for investors to maximize their returns.

Dave built his reputation on being a driven, results-oriented QI who works relentlessly to optimize value for the real estate investors with whom he works. He is inspired by a genuine desire to help real estate investors excel and Dave continuously strives to create win-win situations. Dave successfully worked toward the life he wanted and was able to do it by facilitating 1031 exchanges.

Dave Foster joins John Carney today in The Real Estate Locker Room to explain how to increase your wealth with 1031 exchanges.

Apr 15, 2020


Jeffrey Brogger is a pioneer in the real estate technology space and the Founder of both STEEZY.Digital and He started his career as the Sales Manager at VECTOR/CUTCO, before moving on to head marketing at Redwood Empire and ultimately founding the two real estate technology companies that he is running today.

Driven by a mission to empower 100,000 Realtors with technology, Jeffrey is best known for his role as a National TV Talk Show Host on Real Men of Real Estate and has been featured on prestigious podcasts such as Pat Hiban’s Real Estate Rockstars.

Jeffrey Brogger joins John Carney today in The Real Estate Locker Room to discuss online lead generations and how to keep up with changing technology.

Apr 1, 2020

Dr. Adam Gower is a seasoned real estate pro and the author of Leader of the Crowd. His real estate career began in 1982 while working for an electrician pulling wires and crawling around in basements and attics in San Diego. Adam took an interest in real estate finance and started raising money for a developer. He successfully raised over $30 million in equity (1980's dollars) and invested it all in developing hundreds of units in California.

Dr. Gower has built one of the best-of-class digital marketing platforms for real estate developers for that they are able to syndicate their deal equity online. Each system is customized to a unique offering and by digitizing existing investment solicitation processes; one can automate their capital raising efforts while remaining focused on sourcing deals and building projects.

Dr. Adam Gower joins John Carney today in The Real Estate Locker Room to discuss how to invest your money in real estate.

Mar 11, 2020

Scott Bossman and his wife, Erin, have been investing in raw land for 4 years. Scott was able to replace his income as a Physical Therapist in just 2 years and he quit his job in 3 years. He now works as a PT just 1-2 afternoons a week and enjoys the luxury of working at home on his land business. Scott and Erin’s land business has enabled them to spend more time with their family and to experience a degree of financial security that they never dreamed possible.

Scott is now a member of the Land Geek team, and is passionate about sharing what he’s learned to inspire and educate others to pursue their dreams of financial freedom through raw land investing.

Scott Bossman joins John Carney today in The Real Estate Locker Room to discuss the Land Geek program and how it can build you wealth.

Feb 26, 2020

Meet Russ Morgan, aka “The Idea Guy”, who started his career in the financial services industry. Russ began a journey to passionately understand more about how to gain control over his money and better serve his clients. Russ believes that it's time you stop following conventional planning methods and start thinking for yourself. He delivers business owners and investors the knowledge they require to make sound financial decisions and create legacy wealth. The best path to financial freedom is one that frees you to make decisions that allow your money to grow, allow you to have access your money, and to protect your money from market swings and tax regulations.

In 2003, Joey Mure, aka, “The Stallion”, started his career in the mortgage business. He quickly become a branch manager with one of the nation's top mortgage lenders and was charged with leading a team of twenty-five  loans officers. Despite earning an impressive income and receiving national recognition, Joey still had significant questions about how to save for the future without having to rely on borrowing from the banks. How does anyone save aggressively for retirement AND simultaneously pay for automobiles, save for college, weddings, and vacations?

In 2010 Joey met Russ, who shared the Infinite Banking Concept and everything changed. IBC allowed Joey to get completely out of debt and he started saving four times the amount that he had previously been saving. Joey now has a clear plan of how to save for all our life's expenses without giving up retirement savings.

Joey decided to join Russ and cofounded a company called Wealth Without Wall Street. Together they teach people to stop trading time for money to achieve financial freedom by following the 5 Pillars of Wealth Without Wall Street.

Russ Morgan and Joey Mure join John Carney today in The Real Estate Locker Roomto discuss alternative ways to create wealth and freedom.

Feb 12, 2020

Cliff Hayden is a family man, real estate investor, broker-owner of Altec Properties, and founder of, a unique online service that automates the most difficult part of property management: finding and screening qualified tenants.

Cliff knows the importance of finding the right balance of priorities in life, especially as a business owner. This quest for a more abundant life inspired Cliff to walk away from his fruitful career and into the often-chaotic world of real estate investing. As someone who’s personally struggled with this juggling act of business, life and family, Cliff understands how to manage the emotional, mental, and physical toll it can take on real estate investors, property managers, or landlords — whether it’s their full-time career or a side hustle.

Cliff Hayden joins John Carney today in The Real Estate Locker Room to talk about envisioning the successful life and business you want.

Jan 22, 2020

Keir Weimer has a passion for taking early-stage ideas to market and growing teams, cultures, and businesses around them. Despite his success today, Keir’s journey was anything but easy. At the age of 23, he was convicted of vehicular manslaughter after causing a tragic boating accident that killed his friend.  Keir had to overcome life struggles and decided to become an entrepreneur.  

Today, Keir is an internationally recognized, luxury real estate agent and team leader. He is also a successful real estate and lifestyle entrepreneur, having founded and grown several 7-figure businesses in the areas of luxury brokerage, investment, hospitality development, and now a multimedia company. Keir is considered an expert in these areas and has broken free from adversity with his unique life story. His success has been featured in major global media outlets such as the Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, Bloomberg, and Sotheby’s International Realty.

Keir Weimerjoins John Carney today in The Real Estate Locker Room pulling yourself up from your bootstraps and learning how to list luxury properties.   

Jan 8, 2020

Jim Maffuccio, the Founder and Principal of Aspen Funds, leverages his 30 + years of real estate experience to deliver cash flow to his investors using a financial vehicle that many haven't discovered. Jim has become an expert on mortgage notes and his investors earn high yields every month without the built-in volatility of traditional investment options.

In 2009, Jim began investing in mortgage notes. Three years later, with his investments proving to be secure, consistent, and highly profitable, he partnered with Bob Fraser to launch Aspen Funds. To date, Aspen has purchased over 1,000 loans in more than 35 states and grown to three separate funds in just over seven years.

Jim Maffuccio joins John Carney today in The Real Estate Locker Room to talk about mortgage notes as an alternative real estate investment.

Dec 12, 2019

Rod Khleif is a passionate real estate investor who has owned and managed over 2,000 properties. As an accomplished entrepreneur, Rod has built several successful multimillion-dollar businesses.

Rod has combined his passion for real estate investing with his personal philosophies of goal setting, envisioning and manifesting success to become one of America’s top real estate investing professionals and teachers. He shares his techniques at his boot camp, podcast and website to help others achieve the right mindset to achieve high level success.

Rod Khleif joins John Carney today in The Real Estate Locker Room to dive into the mindset required to learn from mistakes and allow failures to fuel your goals.  

Dec 2, 2019

Andrew Keel is the founder of the Keel Team, LLC. He and his team currently manage 16 manufactured housing communities and are continuing to grow. Andrew uses his expertise to turn around under-managed, manufactured housing communities by utilizing proven systems to maximize occupancy while reducing operating costs, thus generating revenue. 

The Keel Team specializes in bringing in mobile homes to fill vacant lots, implementing utility bill pay back programs, and improving overall management and operating revenue. The result of his efforts significantly boosts the asset value and net operating income of these communities.

Andrew Keel joins John Carney today in The Real Estate Locker Room to amplify your mobile home game.

Nov 4, 2019

While working full-time in the Technology Industry, Nichole Stohler and her husband have built a real estate investment firm with an impressive portfolio that includes multifamily, hotels and single-family residential properties. Learn more by tuning into Nichole’s podcast, The Richer Geek.

Nichole believes that it’s not only possible, but it’s essential that others in high-income roles find ways to make their money work for them.

Nichole Stohler joins John Carney today in The Real Estate Locker Room to share some of her proven real estate investing techniques.

Oct 21, 2019

With a family legacy in the real estate market and a long successful career in enterprise and emerging technology markets, Gary Boomershine had the vision for a business, 

Gary capitalized on the opportunity to leverage people, processes and technology to gain a leg up in a cyclical, changing and competitive real estate marketplace. He experienced his real estate business flourish with technology that allowed him to work smarter - not harder and stay focused on the one thing that makes money, talking to sellers and making offers.

Gary Boomershine joins John Carney today in The Real Estate Locker Room to discuss strategy for using your time and money wisely.

Oct 2, 2019

Kevin Dhillon started his real estate investing career in 2006, with a single-family home in Melbourne, Australia. He relocated to the United States in 2011 with his wife where they continued to expand their real estate portfolio.

Kevin’s passion for wealth creation through real estate allowed him to quit this job while still in his 20s and focus on investing full-time. His holdings include multifamily apartment communities, mobile home communities and triple net retail shopping centers across the USA in addition to residential and commercial real estate in Australia. Currently based in Singapore, Kevin is continually growing and expanding his property portfolio with like-minded investors through syndicated projects in the US. 

Kevin Dhillon joins John Carney today in The Real Estate Locker Room to helping others put their idle capital to use by investing in cash flowing US real estate.

Sep 18, 2019

Brian Eastman is a principal and Sr. Consultant at Safeguard Advisors, LLC based in Boulder, Colorado. He has personally worked with thousands of independent investors over the years and has a deep understanding of the tax framework that governs self-directed retirement plans as well as how to actually implement such plans successfully in a variety of real estate-related transactions.

Brian has been investing in real estate personally with his self-directed plan for 15 years and has participated in sub-division development, flipping properties, rentals, lease options, and trust deed financing of various types of property.

Brian Eastman joins John Carney today in The Real Estate Locker Room to talk about liberating your tax shelter retirement money for real estate investing.

Sep 4, 2019

Al Williamson is a professional engineer, full-time real estate investor and the author of several real estate books. His real estate investing career began in 1996 and Al best known for publicly documenting his quest to create enough secondary income streams to cover the 1st mortgage of his eight-unit apartment building (which he accomplished in September 2015). Al is a proud family man who now spends his day managing and expanding his corporate housing business in Sacramento, California.

Al Williamson joins John Carney today in The Real Estate Locker Room to unpack how to invest in your community.  

Aug 14, 2019

Nicole Grinnell has over 15 years of experience as a Corporate Executive Assistant and Liz Goddard transitioned her career from Human Resource Director for one of Atlanta’s fastest growing companies. In 2017, they brought their vision to life and co-founded the virtual assistant company, CC:MyAdmin.

CC:MyAdmin focuses on providing executive level support to small business owners and entrepreneurs at a price point and availability that allows their business to grow. Liz, Nicole, and their team are here to make your business run smoothly by taking non revenue producing tasks off your plate so you can focus on the bigger picture of growing your business.  

Liz and Nicole joins John Carney today in The Real Estate Locker Room to explain how a CC:MyAdmin virtual assistant will help elevate your real estate business.

Aug 1, 2019

Michael Green believes that the key to success in the house flipping industry is being open to investing in personal growth and seeing the potential in something that’s a little broken-down and rough around the edges, even if others may have given up on it. This includes seeing the potential in oneself. After discovering the self-development journey, Michael has scaled two houses flipping businesses and flipped over 1100 houses in the last ten years to achieve success that he never believed was possible.

Today Michael finds the most rewarding part of his career to be helping others make profound changes from the inside out and to achieve financial freedom.

Michael Green joins John Carney today in The Real Estate Locker Room to shares his story of house flipping success.


Jul 17, 2019

Bruce Mack, owner and founder of Platinum Financing Group (additionally Platinum Trust Group), knows that his funding options and asset protection programs are the perfect solution for all business owners to achieve complete financial freedom. As a licensed financial advisor and former owner of a licensed and bonded credit repair company, Bruce empowers small business growth through customized funding options, including lines of credit, corporate credit building programs, and more. He’s especially passionate about educating clients on asset protection and the tax mitigation benefits of his unique, specialized Business Trust.

Bruce Mack joins John Carney today in The Real Estate Locker Room and shares his expertise on how to help you find the right funding option for your business. Tune in and learn how to protect your assets and mitigate your taxes.

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