Real Estate Issues

An Interview with Caeli Ridge

An Interview with Caeli Ridge
By Christina Suter on Sep 29, 2018 at 10:00 AM in Real Estate Issues

This week I had the opportunity to speak with a brilliant and powerful woman with whom I was very taken. As a female in real estate, Caeli's integrity, authenticity, directness, and her knowledge and expertise are why I invited her to speak at my upcoming FIBI Pasadena meeting.

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On the Radio: Caeli Ridge

On the Radio: Caeli Ridge
By Christina Suter on Sep 27, 2018 at 03:00 AM in Real Estate Issues

This week on the radio show I have the opportunity to interview the brilliant President and CEO of Ridge Lending Group, Caeli Ridge. Caeli will be sharing her expertise and breaking down the "golden tickets" in loan underwriting.

Tune in today, Thursday, September 20, 2018, at 8am and 2pm PST on www.awoptalk247.com to listen to the Ask Christina First Radio Show.

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Interview w. Kathy Fettke of Real Wealth Network

Interview w. Kathy Fettke of Real Wealth Network
By Christina Suter on Sep 01, 2018 at 07:00 AM in Real Estate Issues

Kathy Fettke's real estate story started when her dad invested in an apartment with a friend and found out via postal mail that the apartment had been sold and that he had 3 weeks to do a 1031 exchange. Kathy helped him find a replacement property, a 6-bedroom home she and her husband rented from him, and they rented out a few of the rooms, and turned it into a triplex of sorts with tenants she found on craigslist.

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Radio: Interview w. Kathy Fettke of Real Wealth Network

Radio: Interview w. Kathy Fettke of Real Wealth Network
By Christina Suter on Aug 30, 2018 at 05:00 AM in Real Estate Issues

This week on the radio show I interview Kathy Fettke of Real Wealth Network. Kathy started Real Wealth Network in 2003 and her real estate network has over 573 millions dollars of assets. Kathy hosts her own real estate investment groups, meetings and education classes.

Tune in today, August 30, 2018, at 8am and 2pm PST on ww.awoptalk247.com to listen to the full interview on the Ask Christina First Radio Show.

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Interviewing Fannie Mae's Senior VP Doug Duncan

Interviewing Fannie Mae's Senior VP Doug Duncan
By Christina Suter on Jul 28, 2018 at 05:00 AM in Real Estate Issues

Douglas G. Duncan is the Senior Vice President of the Federal National Mortgage Association, known as Fannie Mae, and he is a Chief Economist. Doug is responsible for providing all forecasts and analyses on the economy, housing, and mortgage markets for Fannie Mae. Duncan also oversees corporate strategy and is responsible for strategic research regarding external factors and their potential impact on the company and the housing industry. He serves as the Chair of the Fannie Mae Corporate House Price Forecast Committee.

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Radio Reair: Interviewing Doug Duncan, Sr. VP of Fannie Mae

Radio Reair: Interviewing Doug Duncan, Sr. VP of Fannie Mae
By Christina Suter on Jul 26, 2018 at 03:00 AM in Real Estate Issues

This week on the Ask Christina First Radio Show we will be re-airing my interview with the Senior Vice President of the Federal National Mortgage Association (Fannie Mae) Doug Duncan. Doug and I spoke in 2016 and his insight and wisdom remain applicable today.

Tune in today, Thursday, July 26, 2018, at 8am and 2pm PT to listen to my interview with Doug on www.awoptalk247.com

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An Interview w. Kaaren Hall of UDirect IRA

An Interview w. Kaaren Hall of UDirect IRA
By Christina Suter on Jun 30, 2018 at 06:00 AM in Real Estate Issues

This month, the speaker for my FIBI Pasadena meeting is Kaaren Hall of uDirect IRA. I had the pleasure of interviewing Kaaren for my radio show, and I wanted to share some of her wisdom here with my blog readers.

Kaaren is the founder of OCREIA (Orange County Real Estate Investors Association) and despite being in the midst of a recession and mortgage market collapse, Kaaren founded and made a resounding success of uDirect IRA Services. The single mom discovered a strategic way to put her 20+ years in mortgage banking, real estate and property management to use.

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Radio: Interview w. Kaaren Hall of UDirect IRA

Radio: Interview w. Kaaren Hall of UDirect IRA
By Christina Suter on Jun 28, 2018 at 05:00 AM in Real Estate Issues

This week on my weekly radio show I will be interviewing Kaaren Hall of UDirect IRA. Kaaren will be speaking at my For Investor By Investor (FIBI) meeting in July about how you can do a self-direct IRA. Kaaren will be teaching on the power and leverage you have when you take control of your IRA.

Tune in today, Thursday, June 28, 2018, on www.awoptalk247.com to listen to Kaaren's interview on the Ask Christina First Radio Show.

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Are You An Overwhelmed Boss?

Are You An Overwhelmed Boss?
By Christina Suter on Jun 09, 2018 at 05:15 AM in Real Estate Issues, Business Issues

Small business owners are notorious for being overwhelmed. Do you, as a small business owner, hire people to help you feel less overwhelmed? Does it help or do you still feel overwhelmed? Or do you avoid hiring people because the amount of time it'll take you to train them will just add to your overwhelm?

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An Interview with Iris Veneracion

An Interview with Iris Veneracion
By Christina Suter on Apr 28, 2018 at 06:15 AM in Real Estate Issues

Iris Veneracion is the founder of Invest Club, a dynamic real estate community in Southern California and she's a full-time investor who specializes fix and flips as well as buy and holds. Lately, she's used the short-term rental platform, Airbnb to double and sometimes triple her market risk. She believes in the power of partnership and she is the creator of the 60-day challenge, a butt-kicking real estate extreme experience available to local California investors.

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