Bernie Cesareo A.K.A. the “Airbnbguy” of Ohio. A Host and a co host and has a bunch of Short term rental properties. He was a traditional real estate investor, buying and holding, long term leases. He then converted one of his long term rentals into short term rentals. He also has 5 more opportunities that he’s currently looking at. He’s been in real estate for about 30 years with 4 long term rentals as well as ownership interest in 79 apartment doors.
HIGHLIGHTS OF THE EPISODE
05:35 How he runs a real estate business with a full time job.
08:52 His personal choice on short term rentals or long term rentals.
11:08 The members of his team.
13:16 His take on people who stay that are from different time zone.
14:05 Mike Sjogren and Emanuele Pani give a little context on doing short term rentals.
15:46 His wear and tear experience on STR vs LTR.
20:58 Talks about his mindset and how he does it even in this pandemic crisis.
27:02 His #1 Secret / Tip for those who wants to get in the game.
30:34 How he and his co-host did on their STR during Covid19.
NOTABLE QUOTES (KEY LESSONS):
“Most things you worry about will never actually happen.” – Markham Heid
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