The Legacy Wealth Code Podcast

Funding Your Perfect Life Through Private Lending

April 08, 2023 Michael Notbohm & Andrew Hoek Episode 10
The Legacy Wealth Code Podcast
Funding Your Perfect Life Through Private Lending
Show Notes Transcript

Welcome to the Legacy Wealth Code podcast, where we dive into the secrets of building long-lasting wealth. In this episode, we are thrilled to have Ryan McGuinness as our guest. Ryan, a seasoned real estate investor with a remarkable track record of flipping over 1000 homes, shares his insights on shifting his focus to private lending. Join us as we explore how this strategic shift has allowed Ryan to build a scalable business with impressive returns, all while minimizing overhead and stress. Discover the power of being the bank and how this strategy can safeguard your investments against market fluctuations while delivering exceptional cash returns. Tune in now and learn how Ryan has unlocked the freedom to live life on his own terms.


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Episode #10: Funding Your Perfect Life Through Private Lending

Host: Michael Notbohm & Andrew Hoek


Episode Summary

Welcome to this episode of the Legacy Wealth Code Podcast, a platform aimed at helping you build long-term wealth and a lasting legacy through real estate investing, tax strategies, and motivational stories from successful people. Meet our hosts, Michael Notbohm & Andrew Hoek.

Today's guest is Ryan McGuiness, a Managing Partner at RPM Realty Investments LLC.  He is a Pilot who got interested in real estate after seeing its value as a tangible asset with minimal manipulation compared to the stock market. One crucial factor that contributed to his success is simply keeping to his word in carrying out daily activities. To develop his lending business particularly, he notes two aspects which are finding good quality borrowers and raising lending funds from self and close contacts.

In this episode, Ryan narrates how he navigated his way through real estate into the lending business, and the principles he adopted to build a successful business and life.   

Episode Topics

● [00:20] Meet today's guest, Ryan McGuiness.

● [01:19] About Ryan's background; from Pizza flipping to real estate. 

● [03:43] How do you combine a dream life with work? 

● [05:16] What factors have helped you build the business you have? 

● [06:26] Moving from real estate to the lending business.

● [09:00] How to get involved in the lending business. 

● [13:17] Are you still looking for other people to invest with you? 

● [17:07] What trends do you expect in the next 3 years?

● [18:14] Ryan's bet to work at Taco Bell

● [20:33] Advice for someone who wants to build a legacy; start small. 

● [22:08] Connect with Ryan.






Notable Quotes

- "The most important thing, I think, is 'do what you say you're going to do" - [Ryan McGuiness]

- "Start small and then you just keep snowballing that up to success" - [Ryan McGuiness]

- "No matter what, the bank wins" - [Michael Notbohm]

- "As you start getting success in life, it's easy for it to go to your head" - [Michael Notbohm]

- "If you don't have failures, you didn't hit your potential" - [Ryan McGuiness]




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Connect with Ryan

Phone: 352-262-3722

Instagram: @mrmcguiness