Chris Clothier

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Discipline & Calculating Risk

Posted by Chris Clothier on May 15, 2018 9:45:48 AM

How do you decide where to take risks, and how often do you measure your successes and failures by them? In this episode, Kent and Kevin discuss how continually improving and looking towards the next thing can be really exciting, but also really risky! Listen to find out how behind the scenes decisions are made here at Memphis Invest, and how Kent and the team decide what's best for the future of the company.

Email us at experiencematters@memphisinvest.com! We'd love to hear your questions and discuss the turnkey real estate topics you're interested in!

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Topics: Entrepreneur, new real estate investors, turnkey investors, calculating risk

Own The Mission

Posted by Chris Clothier on May 8, 2018 4:59:47 PM

Have you wondered what it takes to be a successful entrepreneur and business owner? Today Kent and Kevin discuss owning your mission, having a 'no excuses' attitude and how to hold yourself accountable for success. Kent reminds us that having the right attitude, the right work ethic, the right desires, and always pursuing results will ensure that you're on the right path.

Tune in to hear how mindset and inner accountability were the biggest components in the making of Memphis Invest!

Email us at experiencematters@memphisinvest.com! We'd love to hear your questions and discuss the turnkey real estate topics you're interested in!

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Topics: Entrepreneur, new real estate investors, turnkey investors

Overcoming Challenges for New Real Estate Investors Episode 2

Posted by Chris Clothier on May 2, 2018 3:46:30 PM

Last week we started a series addressing challenges that many new real estate investors have to overcome when starting out. Listen here in case you missed it!

In Part 2 of the series, Kent, Brett and Kevin discuss how to navigate the challenges of the minefield that can be real estate investing. Everything from the market, to lending, to having an exit strategy and knowing your 'why', there are many important factors when it comes to how and when you invest.

Email us at experiencematters@memphisinvest.com! We'd love to hear your questions and discuss the turnkey real estate topics you're interested in!

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Topics: Entrepreneur, new real estate investors, turnkey investors

Overcoming Challenges for New Real Estate Investors Episode 1

Posted by Chris Clothier on Apr 27, 2018 2:44:13 PM
Have you been thinking about investing in real estate, but wanted to know all the possible outcomes before diving in? Join Kent, Chris and Brett Clothier as they discuss the challenges and benefits of real estate investing. They’ll uncover many common obstacles that newer investors face when starting out, as well as determining whether you are an active investor, or a passive investor. Knowing what type of investor you are will help you figure out the best way to invest in real estate. 


Email us at experiencematters@memphisinvest.com! We'd love to hear your questions and discuss the turnkey real estate topics you're interested in!

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Topics: Entrepreneur, new real estate investors, turnkey investors

Surrounding Yourself With Great People Throughout Your Career

Posted by Chris Clothier on Apr 17, 2018 10:12:50 AM

Who you work with determines so much about your success as an entrepreneur and as a business owner. In this episode, Kent Clothier and Kevin Hommel talk about an event Kevin attended last week that really solidified the importance of a great team and sharing best practices with others. Always looking for opportunities to improve yourself and your business will almost always guarantee success!

Email us at experiencematters@memphisinvest.com! We'd love to hear your questions and discuss the turnkey real estate topics you're interested in!

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Topics: Entrepreneur, habits for success

What Makes A Good Turnkey Company?

Posted by Chris Clothier on Apr 9, 2018 5:08:03 PM

Have you ever wondered what makes a good turnkey investment company? Kent and Chris Clothier discuss in this episode how to provide the BEST turnkey experience for investors by using this 4 step approach: purchasing the property, paying for the renovations, managing the property, and providing exceptional customer support. This full circle method makes sure that Memphis Invest is responsible for every experience the investor has.

Email us at experiencematters@memphisinvest.com! We'd love to hear your questions and discuss the turnkey real estate topics you're interested in!

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Topics: Entrepreneur, familybusiness

An Inside Look at Turnkey Investing

Posted by Chris Clothier on Mar 26, 2018 8:45:37 PM

This week on the Experience Matters Podcast, Kent Clothier Sr and his guest co-host and son, Chris Clothier talk about what it means to passively invest in turnkey real estate.

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Topics: Entrepreneur, familybusiness

Building A Portfolio Is The Key To Turn-Key Real Estate Success

Posted by Chris Clothier on Mar 19, 2018 2:51:43 PM

This week on the Experience Matters Podcast, Kent Clothier Sr and His guest Co-Host and son, Chris Clothier talk about how building a portfolio is the key to turnkey real estate success! 

The real estate investing process takes a lot of patience, and the Clothiers discuss many helpful tips in this episode, especially in regards to building a portfolio.

Having multiple houses in your portfolio allows for multiple streams of cash flow, providing that essential cash cushion many single property owners are missing.

There will always be vacancies or maintenance, but owning multiple properties will help protect your portfolio every time. This is just one of the many tips you’ll hear from the Clothiers,

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Topics: Entrepreneur, familybusiness

Real Estate Investing & Family Business...Mixing Can Be Hazardous to Your Health!

Posted by Chris Clothier on Mar 13, 2018 5:09:24 PM

This week on the Experience Matters Podcast, Kent Clothier Sr and His guest Co-Host and son, Chris Clothier talk about the balance of working with Family.

"When you have the last name Clothier and you are in a family business, there are no free lunches."
The expectations on family in the business are very high. Bring your A-game, Be a team player, Be enthusiastic. 

Listen to the podcast below as they share tips on working with family, and how to deal with the issues that may come along with it. 

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Topics: Entrepreneur, familybusiness

Scaling Up Takes a Different Kind of Thinking

Posted by Chris Clothier on Feb 5, 2018 6:38:24 PM

This week on the Experience Matters Podcast, Kent Clothier Sr and Kevin Hommel are talking about what it takes to scale your business to the next level. 

In just over 5 years, Memphis Invest has gone from a 20+ million to a 100+ million dollar company...

As you will hear in this episode, this didnt happen by accident.

This was a strategic plan that took an incredible amount of teamwork, training, innovation, hard work and execution.

Listen to the podcast below as they share key takeaways that helped scale Memphis Invest to where it is today!  

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Topics: Entrepreneur, scalingyourbusiness