Julie Broad is the Co-Founder of Rev N You with Real Estate and the Founder of Book Launchers, which helps non-fiction authors write and market books people will want to read.
As an Amazon Overall #1 Best Selling Author having written titles including More than Cashflow, which topped Amazon, The New Brand You, and her latest book, Self-Publish & Succeed, Julie is a recognized real estate investor, successful entrepreneur, and notable speaker.
Through the late 2000s and early 2010s, Julie and her husband Dave developed Rev N You with Real Estate. What originally was a newsletter highlighting their investing journey eventually grew into a platform for providing level-headed, honest education and insights on the real risks and rewards of real estate investing in Canada, a mission the new faces of Rev N You carry on today.
After investing full-time for a little under 10 years and growing Rev N You into a trusted education provider in the real estate investing education space, Julie and Dave decided to move to the USA to pursue two new ventures: Dave’s acting career, and Julie’s self-publishing company, Book Launchers.
Today, Julie maintains her focus on Book Launchers with a popular YouTube channel in BookLaunchers.TV. Her advice has been featured in Forbes, Entrepreneur.com, Yahoo! Business, CTV, the Toronto Sun, Medium.com and many local and national TV shows.
In our conversation we dive into the history of Julie’s real estate investing career and the background of Rev N You, covering:
Julie’s real estate investing origin story How Rev N You came to be. The need for level-headed, honest real estate investing education. Leaving a 6-figure job and going all in on real estate investing and building Rev N You “Burning the boats” and maintaining the entrepreneurial mentality. The day-to-day of building a real estate investing education company while also building a portfolio. What it REALLY takes to build and grow a business from the ground up. What precipitated Julie’s transition from real estate into a new business venture. Using real estate to fund her new company, Book Launchers, and her transition down to the United States. What real estate investments have allowed Julie to do after moving forward from Rev N You and being a full-time investor. Julie’s advice for investors who are just starting out Advice for running a real estate investment business. What causes the most stress in real estate. The case for limiting joint venture partnerships
Big thanks to Julie for taking a walk down the Rev N You memory lane. If you’re an aspiring author and want to find out more about how you can publish your own book, reach out to Julie via her website:
If you want to chat with her about real estate investing, DON’T! Talk to us instead! We can be found online and across social media in the following places:
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Thank you for listening and we look forward to welcoming you to the Rev N You with Real Estate community!
– The Rev N You with Real Estate Team