Entitle and Flip in Action: Once an underutilized vacant lot. Now a boutique hotel. This isn't where you start...but this could be where you go!
Entitle and Flip in action: Underutilized property once had multiple auto service uses and now...a multiuse development with commercial retail on the first floor and residential up above. This isn't where you start...but this could be where you go!
Oooooh, what's that?? I think that used to be what they call an "underutilized property", rare in some cases but quite valuable!
People often ask me what an underutilized property is. I don't know that there is a specific definition that applies industry-wide, but the way that I define it is this; an underutilized property is a property that is not meeting its highest and best use based on its current zoning.
In the picture below, this was originally a residential neighborhood that, over time, saw demand for commercial uses. So, the city rezones the property along the corridor to commercial. In doing so, they created a situation where the residential uses were grandfathered in and future commercial uses would be allowed subject to specific development standards. In this case, office uses, such as real estate offices, insurance offices, etc. were allowed to locate within these buildings. This is a very relatable example but it happens at all different scales. Imagine if these structures weren't so attractive and they begged to be redeveloped. What if you were able to locate these opportunities and profit from them?
If this kind of next-level investing interests you, I ask that you take a couple of minutes and take a look at what we have to offer. We have a new Done For You service and separate coaching program that you may find helpful as you grow your business.
It's been a great first week for our Entitle and Flip Coaching Program. We are working with some amazingly intelligent and driven people that are working on some exciting, forced appreciation opportunities. If you're looking to build your skill base, differentiate yourself from the competition and flat out make more money without touching the property in any way at all, come join your fellow land collogues and see what it's all about. No long-term commitment required.
ICYMI: Recently I had the pleasure to sit down and speak with Seth Williams with Retipster.com about all things land entitlements and how you can add a ton of value to a property without every touching it! Check out Seth's podcast here and let me know if you have any questions!
Recently I had the pleasure to write an article about all things land entitlements for my friend Seth Williams at REtipster.com. We were also able to sit down and talk about it. EVERYTHING you'd ever want to know about land entitlements is there. You can check out the article, and video, here.
It's my birthday (thanks to all of you for the kind messages and well wishes) and to celebrate, we've opened up our Entitle and Flip Coaching Program for new members to enroll starting NOW! I have had the pleasure of speaking to a number of people about this program over the past couple of weeks and I really do want to reiterate that my intentions for this group are to get a small group of like-minded individuals together that want to do Entitle and Flip projects. We have a number of members that have joined already, so if you're interested please let me know if you have any questions before joining. Space is very limited.
Check out the details and sign up at tolosapropertygroup.com/coaching-program.
We've had great feedback on so many of our courses and services we provide and we're so grateful for that! One thing that has been brought up over and over is the desire of many to jump into the world of development and entitlements, but they just don't know where to begin. Well, we're here to help! We are now offering the Entitle and Flip Coaching Program.
The goal of this program is to help seasoned land investors learn how to increase the value of property without ever touching it. We do that through the use of entitlements. Entitlements are a vested right granted to property owners by local jurisdictions allowing them to use or develop their property in a specific way. Once granted, these rights cannot be taken away. The perception of risk associated with the land development industry has to do with the lack of certainty associated with a proposed project. Entitlements change all of that. Entitlements add certainty, and certainty adds value! If you can learn how to use entitlements to your advantage, you not only can profit, but you can also serve as a catalyst for positive change within your market.
We are excited to work with our coaching program members more closely and to see that the sky really is the limit in the world of investing.
Details for the program are listed below. To join our group or for more information, visit tolosapropertygroup.com/coaching-program.
Note, when we say limited space available, we really mean it. We're providing an individualized program to members and will be working closely with them to help ensure they're guided through, what can be, a very profitable world of development. If you're interested, don't wait! We anticipate filling up fast.
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