Generate Equity-Like Returns Without Equity-Like Risk

It is Memorial Day weekend. It is important that we remember those who have fought so hard to defend our country. The stock market has been doing well despite “higher [...]

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We Are All Forced To Do Business With The Biggest Drug Dealer Out There, The Fed.

Who is more powerful: the FED Chairman or the President of the USA? In the age of political fighting, split congress and limited compromise among our elected leaders, the Central [...]

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Is a Recession Actually Your Friend?

The term “recession” often evokes fear as it signifies adverse news for the overall economy. Technically, a recession occurs when we witness at least two consecutive quarters of negative GDP [...]

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Unlocking Your Financial Potential: Year-End Tax Planning and the Benefits

As we approach the end of the year, it’s the perfect time to not only reflect on your financial goals but also to make strategic decisions that can significantly impact [...]

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Turning the Tide: The Inspiring Transformation of Spanish Cove into Spanish Lake

In the heart of a once-troubled community, a remarkable story of revitalization and renewal has unfolded. The journey of Spanish Cove, now known as Spanish Lake, stands as a testament [...]

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Making Use of Tax Advantages: The Benefits of Investing Qualified Funds in Tempo Growth Fund II LLC and Executing a Roth Conversion

For investors looking to maximize tax advantages and grow their retirement savings, a strategic approach involving qualified funds, such as Traditional IRAs, combined with a Roth conversion, can be a [...]

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Understanding the Four Stages of the Real Estate Cycle

The real estate market operates in cycles, experiencing periods of growth and decline. These cycles can vary in duration and intensity across different markets. This article aims to provide a [...]

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Invest now or wait for better deals later?

It is no secret that rising interest rates are causing massive pain for the US Economy. The Federal Reserve is on a mission to curb inflation and is willing to [...]

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How to “winterize” your portfolio now with the possible recession on the horizon

Spring Season is upon us here in the Northern Hemisphere, but the economic weather is not getting warmer. Instead, it is looking more volatile now with both raging high inflation [...]

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What is a better investment: private equity real estate syndication or REIT?

Folks from all walks of life want to improve their families’ financial standing through investing. However, there are so many investment vehicles available to investors that it is not uncommon [...]

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Freedom Founders Due Diligence trip to NYC

This last weekend Mike and I had a chance to meet with a few of our investors that are also Freedom Founders (FF) members. They came to NYC to see [...]

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Investment Quadrant: How to Make Better Real Estate Investment Decisions

What is the investment quadrant? To get started, let us take a look at the quadrant first. There are two important things to remember to better understand the investment quadrant. [...]

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How to Take Advantage of Tax Saving Strategies as Real Estate Investors

Introduction: Tax Strategy vs. Tax Compliance I’m always on the lookout for ways to help Real Estate Investors take advantage of tax saving strategies — but before I get into [...]

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Mike Addresses the State of the Market: Early Spring 2021

The residential real estate market is booming all across the United States. Barring a few exceptions – closed markets like New York City, for example – it’s shocking to witness [...]

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Socially Responsible Investing: Hotel Conversion to Multi-Family Housing

It’s no secret that hotels have been struggling. Discount sites constantly loom. Cost-effective alternatives like Airbnb continue to nip at the heels of the traditional hotel experience. With the advent [...]

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You should know what you are investing into!

Top questions to ask before investing into any fund or syndication. Big Mike answers these top questions for Tempo Opportunity Fund LLC and Tempo Growth Fund LLC. Mike Zlotnik, fund manager [...]

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Financial Outlook into 2021 based on Podcast Interview with Frances Newton Stacy

Recently on the Big Mike Fund podcast, Mike had the honor of speaking with Frances Newton Stacy, Director of Portfolio Strategy at Optimal Capital. Frances has appeared on many major [...]

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Pandemic Proof Your Investments

Opportunity during a pandemic? The ongoing pandemic has certainly brought many challenges. The security and viability of your investments is one of them. Yet, COVID-19 has created a number of [...]

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Does your fund check these 5 boxes?

1. Is it safe? The safety of your investment correlates directly with the process in which the fund manager secures the assets in which the fund invests. There are four [...]

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Value-Add Properties and the Benefits of Depreciation in Indianapolis

This month, we're exploring benefits available to potential investors in the recent acquisition of a 996-unit multi-family apartment community project in Indianapolis.

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July 2020 Newsletter

In the latest newsletter, we'll walk you through various issues that are driving distressed deals in the U.S. along with specific opportunities to watch out for in the coming months [...]

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June 2020 Newsletter

In the June Issue COVID-19 Impacts on U.S. Government, Real Estate, and the Stock Market This month we’re discussing the far-reaching, all-encompassing impact of Covid-19 on investing, taking a close [...]

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May 2020 Newsletter

In the May Issue Why Diversify? Diversified Portfolio Building Blocks Tempo Growth Fund LLC Part 2: Coronavirus Impact on Investing: Where Do We Go from Here? In last month’s newsletter, [...]

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April 2020 Newsletter

In the April Issue Coronavirus Impact on Investing: Where Do We Go from Here? Since last month’s newsletter, the economic landscape has certainly taken on a completely different complexion. We’re [...]

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March 2020 Newsletter

In the March Issue Introducing The Tempo Growth Fund: Part Two This is part two of our overview of the newly established Tempo Growth Fund LLC. As you’ll recall, last [...]

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February 2020 Newsletter

In the February Issue Introducing the Tempo Growth Fund LLC In this month’s newsletter, we’re excited to introduce a new fund we’re launching called the Tempo Growth Fund, LLC. Read [...]

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January 2020 Newsletter

In the January Issue Benefits of a Self-Directed IRA How to Start Investing with a Self-Directed IRA How Options Work Benefits of a Self-Directed IRA It’s a common misconception among [...]

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December 2019 Newsletter

In the December Issue Shaping Investment Goals through the Four Quadrants By now, the investment quadrants should be a familiar topic of discussion for our regular readers. As we’ve often [...]

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November 2019 Newsletter

In the October Issue Part 2: Investing in Distressed Commercial Debt in NYC Last month, we did Part 1 of “Investing in Distressed Commercial Debt in NYC.” We’re going to [...]

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