Jeremy Burgess is a husband, an investor, realtor, farmer, curmudgeon, skeptic, and podcaster. He founded Renegade Detroit Investors in 2008. He have participated in hundreds of deals: wholesales, fix and flip, turn key rentals, land contracts, a few bulk deals, residential and commercial listings.
Listen to our interview with Jeremy here:
In this interview you’ll discover:
1. Jeremy’s Background (1:40)
2. Why Jeremy got out of the navy (9:30)
3. How Jeremy started in Real Estate. (15:00)
4. Jeremy’s first real estate deal (18:23)
5. When Jeremy realized that he needed coaching. (22:30)
6. Jeremy and his wife decided to move to Detroit. (27:09)
7. How Jeremy got his first check (36:20)
8. The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly of Detroit rehabbing. (44:00)
9. Jeremy’s TOP Real Estate challenges. (53:00)
10. Jeremy’s take on what to look for in potential business partners. (1:11:00)
11. Why should 90% of realtors be fired? (1:26:09)
12. Online Marketing and Social Media – how Jeremy uses them to sell his RE deals FAST for top dollar. (1:29:01)
13. How investing in your listings can help sell your properties fastest (1:43:21)
14. Staging is important- PRE-suade your potential buyers! (1:52:20)
15. How Jeremy preserved his marriage despite lots of entrepreneurial financial setbacks (2:07:50).
To connect with Jeremy, go to www.RenegadeDetroit.com. There you can listen to his podcast, look to visit one of his upcoming Detroit area real estate Meetups, or contact him to help you sell your house.
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