Dec 28, 2023
We welcome Mike Glasser back to inform us on the “Mansion” Tax and other Housing Provider legislative topics!
Mike dives right in by explaining the proposed “Bring Chicago Home” Ordinance (a.k.a. “Mansion” Tax) and its impact on Chicago's economy. He explains the intent of the proposed ordinance and...
Dec 21, 2023
George Meegan and Dean Cushing join us to share insights from several decades of experience in the building systems and inspection industry!
The duo jumps right in by discussing their start in the inspection industry and giving us some inspection horror stories. George and Dean get granular on common issues with...
Dec 19, 2023
Where can I go to find all information around zoning, ADU, lot sizes and lot lines, and other essential information?
Connect with Mark and Tom: StraightUpChicagoInvestor.com
Email the Show: StraightUpChicagoInvestor@gmail.com
Guest: Samuel Pavlovcik, Pavlovcik Architecture Inc
Link: Zoning Cheat Sheet
Dec 14, 2023
Tanisha kicks things off by discussing her first deal back in 2005; a 2-unit in Auburn Gresham that she purchased with 0% down! She talks about learning to be a housing provider during a time when resources were much more scarce than today. Tanisha has a couple real estate horror stories including another fire story and the...
Dec 7, 2023
James Williams is a real estate investor, attorney, and former FBI agent who embarked on his real estate journey in the early 90s!
James starts by discussing how he chose a career path which includes a period of working in the FBI, all while having real estate investing on the back of his mind. He discusses his first...