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Goodegg Investments Is A Finalist For Startup Of The Year

Our Story The story of how Goodegg Investments came to be is very much in line with our overall mission and vision. We started out just […]

Meet Goodegg Passive Investor John – Using Passive Investing To Build A Strong Nest Egg

Have you been looking for a way to diversify out of the stock market? Perhaps you’ve maxed out your 401(k), have put some money into various […]

Podcast: How Does A Home Exchange Work?

If you’re looking for ways to travel for an extended period of time while not breaking the bank, a home exchange can be an excellent choice. […]

House Hacking 101 – How To Live For Free Through House Hacking

Have you ever heard of “house hacking”? Don’t worry, we hadn’t either, until just a few years ago. House hacking is when you invest in a multifamily […]

Meet Goodegg Passive Investor Ani – Investing In Multiple Deals While Living Overseas

Have you been sitting on the sidelines waiting for the “right” opportunity to start investing passively in real estate syndications? Are you circling and circling but […]

Podcast: Cash Flow Is Queen!

For many real estate investors, cash flow is one of the most important things they look for in a potential investment. In this episode of the […]

Market Spotlight: Orlando, Florida

Real estate is hyperlocal. That means that, though the price of real estate may go up in one market, it might simultaneously be going down in […]

Podcast: How To Find The Perfect Real Estate Investor

Our journey to raising capital for real estate syndications has been anything but direct. We started with house hacking, then out of state investing, and eventually, […]

5 Clever And Surprising Ways To Make Money From Your Home

When most people think of side hustles and passive income, they think of creating a blog, becoming an Uber driver, or taking on odd jobs. However, […]

Stocks Or Real Estate? Which Is The Best Investment For You?

Deciding how to invest your money can be daunting. There are just so many options. You want to earn great returns while balancing your risk tolerance, […]

How To Invest Money In Real Estate – A Guide For Total Beginners

Are you new to real estate investing? Have you been thinking about putting your money into real estate but aren’t sure exactly how to do it […]

Start With The End In Mind: Working Backward To Build The Life Of Your Dreams

Let me ask you something. If you could do anything, without having to worry about the restrictions of time, money, work, or other obligations, what would […]

How It Works – A Behind-The-Scenes Look At Goodegg Investments

I remember the first time I ever walked into an Anthropologie store, back when I was in college. It was a new store, near Rittenhouse Square […]

How To Start Living A Life By Design, Today And Every Day

Have you ever seen the movie Groundhog Day? In it, Bill Murray stars as a TV weatherman who is caught in a time loop, repeatedly reliving […]

Podcast: What New Investors Should Know About Passive Investing

When you’re first getting into the world of passive real estate investing, it can be completely overwhelming. It might seem like you’re reading a foreign language, […]

Podcast: Recession Proof Investing And Why Women Should Invest

Whenever we talk to real estate investors, there’s always speculation about when the next market crash or recession might hit. Is it already happening? Is the […]

How To Decode A New Investment Opportunity In Under 5 Minutes

Have you ever gone to Target without a clear purpose for what you want to buy? You grab a cart because, hey, you might need it. […]

An Introduction To Real Estate Group Investing (aka, Syndications)

When most people think of real estate investing, they think of buying a single family home, renting it out, and collecting monthly rent checks, just like […]

Podcast: Scaling From House Hacking To Apartments

Neither Julie nor Annie set out to become real estate investors. In fact, they both fell into it through something called house hacking, where you rent […]

How To Buy Back Your Time So You Can Live Your Best Life

The Clock Man By Shel Silverstein “How much will you pay for an extra day?” The clock man asked the child. “Not one penny,” the answer […]

Podcast: How To Passively Invest In Real Estate

When you set out to invest in real estate, one of the most important decisions you need to make is whether you want to be an […]

What To Look For In Potential Real Estate Syndication Deals

Whether you’re just starting out as a passive real estate investor or have invested in multiple real estate syndication deals, it can be overwhelming when you […]

What’s The Best Way To Grow $1 Million Over Time?

What if you suddenly came into $1 million? What would you do with it? Would you take a luxurious trip around the world? Pay off your […]

Podcast: How To Passively Invest For Financial Freedom

In this episode of the Cashflow Ninja podcast, Julie sits down with host M.C. Laubscher to talk about her journey to real estate investing, how and […]

How To Hedge Against A Potential Downturn And Protect Your Investments

No one knows when the next recession is coming. The only thing we can all agree on is that the market will not continue to go […]

The Story Of My Children’s First Lemonade Stand

When I was little, I always dreamed of having my own lemonade stand. It’s the quintessential childhood startup business – make a jug of lemonade, set […]

5 Ways To Diversify Your Portfolio To Maximize Long-Term Growth

I recently attended the Mom 2.0 Conference in Austin, TX, where one of the sponsors was WaterWipes. They were giving away packets of individual wet wipes. […]

Podcast: Educating And Empowering Passive Investors

In this episode of the Next Level Investing Podcast, Annie sits down with host Mike Taravella to talk about how to become a savvy passive real […]

Podcast: Brand and Build Your Business For Your Ideal Customer

In this episode of the Frenzied to Financial Freedom Podcast, Annie sits down with hosts Stephanie Wankel and Kristen Beatty to talk about how to build […]

How To Raise Private Money For Real Estate Investing

Sooner or later, we all run out of our own money to invest in real estate deals. It’s certainly happened to me. I’m out there looking […]

Podcast: Real Estate Content Creation Masterclass

If you’ve ever considered building a capital raising or real estate syndication business of your own, this is the podcast episode for you. In this episode […]

Equity Multiples And What They Mean For Passive Investors

When you’re reviewing potential real estate syndication investment opportunities, you’ll likely come across the term “equity multiple.” It’s a term that you won’t see when you’re […]

Podcast: How To Save For Your Children’s Future

Let’s face it. Children are expensive. And the bigger they grow, the more expensive they get. What’s the best way to save for your children’s future? […]

Podcast: Raising Private Equity And Letting Go Of Control

One of the most important parts of building a business, whether it be a real estate syndication business or otherwise, is to learn to let go. […]

Podcast: Inspiring Women To Achieve Passive Income

Walk into any real estate investing meetup or conference, and you’ll quickly realize that most of the attendees are men. Why is that? And more importantly, […]

Podcast: Apartment Syndication, Passive Investors, And Partnership

In this episode of the One Rental At A Time Podcast, Julie sits down with host Michael Zuber to talk about her journey to becoming a […]

What Passive Investors Need To Know About Cap Rates

When I first started getting serious about real estate investing, “cap rate” was the first term I stumbled upon that I had to look up. As […]

Podcast: How To Raise Money For Real Estate Investments

Sooner or later, no matter how savvy an investor you are, every real estate investor runs out of money to invest. So then what? One of […]

Here’s How To Strengthen Your Relationship And Investing Strategy At The Same Time

This is a repost of an article we wrote for Forbes, originally published on April 3, 2019. — For many people, talking about money is one […]

Podcast: Leveraging Content Creation To Connect With Passive Investors

One of the things we love about what we get to do at Goodegg Investments is that we get to help people learn about investment strategies […]

Podcast: How She Accidentally Fell Into Real Estate But Owns 3,000 Units

In this episode of the Dwellynn Show Podcast, Julie sits down with host Ola Dantis to talk about her journey to becoming a real estate investor. […]

Podcast: From Working Mum To $400 Million In Real Estate

One of the things we’re fiercely proud of is that Goodegg Investments was founded by two busy working moms. Annie has two kids, and Julie has […]

Podcast: Getting Into Real Estate In 3 Steps: Earn. Save. Invest.

In this episode of the Frenzied to Financial Freedom Podcast, Julie sits down with hosts Stephanie Wankel and Kristen Beatty to talk about how to get […]

All The Reasons You Should NOT Invest In Real Estate Syndications

If you’ve spent any amount of time on our site, you’re probably familiar with our typical schtick. “Real estate syndications are amazing. We love investing in […]

Podcast: How To Effectively Invest As A Passive Investor

Becoming a successful passive real estate investor isn’t just about investing in every real estate syndication deal that’s thrown your way. Rather, it’s about reading between […]

How To Get Your Spouse On Board With Real Estate Investing

When you’re starting out on your real estate investing journey, one of the most important pieces is to get your spouse on board. Everyone develops different […]

Why More Women Should Invest In Real Estate

This is a repost of an article we wrote for Forbes, originally published on February 25, 2019. — The first time I attended a real estate […]

Podcast: Teaching Moms How To Invest Passively In Real Estate

Goodegg Investments was founded to help moms learn about and invest in real estate so they could create passive income for their families. That’s why we […]

101 Questions To Ask Before Investing In A Real Estate Syndication

When you invest in a real estate syndication, you’re putting your trust in the sponsor team, the people who will be responsible for the day-to-day operations, […]

Are Real Estate Syndications Too Good To Be True?

Often, after we give our investors a basic overview of what real estate syndications are and how passive investing works, their first question is, “So, what’s […]

Four Essential Tips For Earning More Money By Doing Less Through Passive Investing

This is a repost of an article we wrote for Forbes, originally published on February 7, 2019. — When I first started investing passively in real […]

Which Makes More Money, Rental Properties Or Real Estate Syndications?

I’ve been investing in out-of-state rentals for a couple of years now. When everything is going as expected, the cash flow is great, and there’s minimal […]

Podcast: How To Become An Educated Passive Investor

In this episode of the Creative Real Estate Podcast, Julie and Annie sit down with host Adam Adams to talk about all things passive investing. They […]

Podcast: Helping More People Invest In Real Estate

In this episode of the acclaimed So Money Podcast, Julie and Annie sit down with host Farnoosh Torabi to talk about finances and investing. In particular, […]

The Ultimate Guide To Investing In Real Estate Syndications

I first learned about real estate syndications at a local real estate conference here in the San Francisco Bay Area. I had been investing in real […]

Watch What Happens When You Invest $50,000 A Year In Real Estate Syndications

Okay okay, I get it. Fifty thousand dollars is a lot of money, never mind fifty thousand PER YEAR. But just hear me out. I think […]

How To Fund Your New Year’s Resolutions By Investing In Real Estate

Every year, as the Christmas cookies turn stale and the persistent food coma from constant holiday eating wears off, I find myself adding “exercise more” to […]

Podcast: Syndicating Deals Worth $300 Million In One Year

In this episode of the Real Estate Syndication Show Podcast, Annie sits down with host Whitney Sewell to talk about Goodegg Investments’s successful first year of […]

The Importance Of Focusing On Capital Preservation

One of the most common questions we get about investing in a real estate syndication is around the types of returns to expect. And while the […]

You Don’t Have To Be An Accredited Investor To Invest In Real Estate

When it comes to learning new things, my husband and I are complete opposites. He’s a figure-it-out-himself-by-googling-everything kind of guy, and I’m a let-me-sign-up-for-all-the-classes-please kind of […]

Podcast: Want To Get Paid To Spend Time With Your Family?

In this episode of the Real Estate Investing Foundation Podcast, Annie and Julie sit down with host Pili Yarusi to talk about what it’s like being […]

A New Way To Travel Hack: Invest In Real Estate Syndications

Could investing in real estate syndications be the travel hack you’ve been looking for? Maybe you’ve racked up hundreds of thousands of credit card points and […]

Real Estate Syndications: Are They Right For You? Here’s How To Tell

Ever since I discovered the power of investing passively in real estate syndications (group investments), I’ve been singing its praises. I mean, how could I not? […]

What To Expect After You Invest In A Real Estate Syndication

The other day, I got a handwritten letter in the mail from Yurisney, the little girl in Colombia whom I sponsor through Children International. In her […]

A Behind-the-Scenes Look At 3 Multifamily Real Estate Syndications

The problem with investing is, it’s really easy to look back in time and see the best path, but it’s not so easy looking forward in […]

These Are The Key People In A Real Estate Syndication

Back in high school, I used to play the French horn in the youth orchestra. I loved being in the orchestra, but when I practiced that […]

Podcast: Entirely Passive Real Estate Investing Is For Real

In this episode of the Real Estate Launchpad Podcast, Annie and Julie sit down with host Jonathan Twombly to talk about the business of launching a […]

The Best Way To Invest $200,000 In Real Estate (It’s Not What You Think)

I live in the San Francisco Bay Area, one of the most expensive real estate markets in the country. Down the street from me, just last […]

How To Quit Your Job Through Investing In Real Estate

Over the last ten years, I’ve had nine jobs. Believe me, I didn’t set out to switch jobs so many times, but I’m a dreamer, what […]

Podcast: How To Be A Successful Passive Investor

In this episode of the Real Estate Investor Goddesses Podcast, Julie sits down with host Monick Halm to talk about what it means to be a […]

3 Must-Have Qualities I Look For In Every Investment I Make

Let’s face it, I’m not a spring chicken anymore. I go to bed early, I complain about lower back pain, and I find myself ordering more […]

Case Study: Condo vs. Multifamily Real Estate Syndication

In 2009, I helped my mom buy a condo in Washington, DC, after she and my dad separated. It was a one-bedroom condo in a brick […]

How To Invest In Real Estate Syndications As a Foreign Investor

How To Invest In Real Estate Syndications As a Foreign Investor How To Invest In Real Estate Syndications As a Foreign Investor [The following is a […]

7 Questions You’ve Always Wanted To Ask About The Other Investors In A Real Estate Syndication

When you’re in the process of investing in a real estate syndication, it can be a lonely process. Perhaps you’re in contact directly with the sponsor […]

10 Key Factors To Consider When Determining What Market To Invest In

Once you make the decision to invest outside your local area, the world is your oyster. This can be both exhilarating and, at the same time, […]

A One-Stop-Shop for Passive Investors In Real Estate Syndications

Today, we’re proud to present a comprehensive resource for passive investors, one that we think will dramatically decrease the hurdles blocking the path for people who […]

5 Things Every New Investor Should Do Before Investing In Their First Real Estate Syndication

When you invest in your first syndication, it can sometimes feel like you’re doing so in a vacuum. You’re trying to learn all the lingo, review […]

5 Compelling Reasons To Consider Investing Out Of State

I think you’ll agree with me that the idea of investing in real estate outside your local market, in an area you may never have visited, […]

7 Eye-Opening Things Every Passive Real Estate Investor Should Know About Taxes

If you’re like me, one of the last things you think about when investing in a new venture, is taxes. It’s way more fun to think […]

5 Powerful Reasons You Should Invest In Self Storage

What do you hope to do when you retire? Will you sit on the beach all day? Travel the world? Sleep in every day? Yes, yes, […]

It All Started With An Angry Comment: A Conversation About Integrity, Ethics, And Compassion

Recently, we posted an ad on Facebook, to help build awareness for the Goodegg brand and what we do to help both investors and tenants. The […]

9 Undeniably Good Reasons to Invest in Manufactured Home Parks

New here? Be sure to start with –> PART 1 OF THIS SERIES — Have you ever lived in an apartment before? How about a manufactured […]

The 5 Basic Phases Of Value-Add Multifamily Real Estate Syndications

I remember the first time I learned about the five-paragraph essay in elementary school. Prior to that point, the focus of my writing had been spelling […]

Manufactured Home Parks: What They’re Really Like, And Why We Should All Invest In Them

I live in the San Francisco Bay Area, one of the hottest real estate markets in the country. Homes in my neighborhood routinely sell for hundreds […]

Why I Absolutely Love Investing Passively In Real Estate Syndications (And Why You Should Too)

The other day, I got a call from one of my property managers. “Hey. We’ve got some bad news.” Uh-oh. “You know that tenant who was […]

Financial Independence vs. Financial Freedom: How They’re Different, And How You Can Get There

Google the term “financial freedom,” and you’ll find that, often, financial freedom and financial independence are used interchangeably. But are they indeed one and the same? […]

7 Biggest Differences Between REITs And Real Estate Syndications

If you’re like many investors, you want to put your money into real estate, but you don’t want to be a landlord. Something about fixing toilet […]

The Ultimate Guide To Investor Webinars: What They Are, When They Take Place, And What To Ask

When you’re evaluating a potential real estate syndication investment opportunity and weighing whether or not to invest, the investor webinar, when offered, can be one of […]

Before You Invest In Real Estate, Be Sure To Clearly Define Your Investing Goals

Let me ask you a question. How did you find the home you’re currently living in? I’m guessing that you didn’t just close your eyes and […]

Down And Dirty With Value-Add Investments: The Who, What, How, and Why

A few years ago, I came across an old bookshelf on the side of the road. It had been neglected and had a “free” sign on […]

Retirement 2.0: What If You Could Retire Now, Not Decades In The Future?

Have you ever seen one of these billboards on the side of the highway? The message rings so true, doesn’t it? Most of us either procrastinate […]

2 Common Real Estate Syndication Deal Structures, And What They Mean For You As An Investor

Real estate syndication deals are like snowflakes. No two deals are exactly the same. Some deals offer higher potential returns, with a healthy dose of risk, […]

A Peek Into The Projected Returns In A Real Estate Syndication

As you probably know, no two real estate investments are exactly the same. There are a million ways to structure a real estate deal, and just […]

The 4 Multifamily Asset Classes, And How To Decide Which To Invest In

If you’ve ever bought a home before, you know that one of the most exciting parts of the process is making your list of must-haves and […]

This Is Where The Cash Flow Distributions From A Real Estate Syndication Actually Come From

Let’s say you’ve just invested in your first real estate syndication. Together with a group of other investors, you acquired a 100-unit apartment building in a […]

5 Ways Real Estate Makes Your Money Work For You

  The rich don’t work for money. They make their money work for them. – Robert Kiyosaki Growing up, I’d always heard people talking about making […]

7 Steps To Investing In Your First Real Estate Syndication

For most people, the process of buying a house is fairly familiar. You decide you want to buy a house, think about the neighborhoods and features […]

Huntsville, Alabama, Market Spotlight: Job Growth, Tech Hub, Emerging Market

Have you ever been given the advice to invest in your backyard? Then you look around your metro area and think, whoa. It is WAY too […]

Calling All Moms: 8 Reasons You Need To Step Up And #InvestLikeAMother

Okay ladies, we need to have a talk. I know that most of you are GREAT at saving money. I also know that many of you […]

50 Completely Serious Reasons NOT To Invest In Real Estate

It seems, these days, that everyone is trying to convince you to invest in something. Buy this stock! Buy crypto now! This annuity will provide you […]

4 Essential Risks To Consider When Deciding Whether To Invest In Stocks Or Real Estate

Let’s talk about risk. That’s right, I said it. Risk. The thing that’s at the forefront of everyone’s mind when they think about investing. It’s typically […]

Anatomy Of An Investment Summary: What To Look For And How To Tell When A Deal Is “Good”

Ah, investment summaries. They’re the all-in-one marketing package / business plan / underwriting explainer / photo gallery / why-you-should-invest-in-this-deal packet for every commercial real estate syndication […]

10 Critical Factors In Deciding Whether To Be An Active Or Passive Real Estate Investor [+Quiz!]

Did you know that you could invest in real estate without having to meet with tenants? Without having to fix broken toilets at 3am? And without […]

The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide To Investing In Real Estate

I’m often asked about the best way for someone to get started in real estate investing. If you’ve been wanting to get into real estate investing […]

4 Simple Steps To Achieving Financial Freedom So You Never Have To Worry About Money Again

Most of us have come across the term “financial freedom” at some point in our lives, perhaps on a bus stop ad, from our financial advisors, […]

Investing in Real Estate vs. Relying on a 401k: Two Drastically Different Retirement Outcomes

Hey, what’s that I see there behind you? Is that an old 401k in the corner gathering dust? Admit it. We all have old retirement accounts […]

4 Not-So-Obvious Ways An Apartment Building Makes Money

I think you’ll agree with me that it’s not very obvious how apartment buildings make money. After all, apartment buildings are not like corner stores or […]

Investing Passively In Real Estate Syndications: The Best Kept Secret To Creating Passive Income

Most people are pretty familiar with the concept of the stock market. You open a brokerage account, choose some stocks, and then nervously check in each […]

7 Common Misconceptions About Investing In Real Estate

I never planned to grow up and become a real estate investor. In fact, even after my husband and I began our real estate adventure as […]

From Field Trips to Financial Freedom, And Everything In Between

Today, I got to go on a preschool field trip. Though I’ve taught elementary school before, this was my first experience as a parent chaperone. Crowded […]

Your Kids’ College Tuition Could Be $130,000 Per Year. Here’s How To Save Up For It (And Then Some)

Kids are expensive. During the highs of pregnancy and the preparing-for-your-perfect-angel phase, it’s easy to spend countless dollars on every little thing, from fancy bouncers and […]

What If You Lost Your Job Today? Why Building Passive Income Can’t Wait

Imagine with me for a moment, that you walked into work this morning like any other day, latte in hand, an inbox full of emails (all […]

How To Tell Whether You’re An Accredited Investor, And Why It Matters

I first stumbled upon the term accredited investor when we were looking to expand our personal investment portfolio to include some commercial real estate investments. If […]

5 Compelling Reasons You Should Invest Passively In Real Estate Syndications

About 10 years ago, my husband and I bought our first home. Contrary to most people’s first home experience, we never bought, and still to this […]

Google vs. Real Estate – Which Would Have Made You More Money Over The Last 10 Years?

Ten years ago was an interesting time in the US economy. Several large institutions most of us had thought were timeless and solid collapsed right before […]

Seizing Life’s Little Moments: Why I Left My Job And Dove Headfirst Into Real Estate Investing

When I was a little girl, I’d always dreamed of this time in my life. The time when I’d be married, with a house and young […]

Imagine A World In Which People Don’t Have To Worry About Money

One day when I was five years old, my father paced around the front yard all afternoon. He was anxious and agitated, I could tell. Finally, […]