From Engineer to Multifamily Syndicator with Jonathan Nichols

Dec 21, 2021 | Podcast

Join Daniel Nickles with his guest Jonathan Nichols as he talks about Airbnbs compared to other assets, how people and systems make active investments a lot more passive, how investors overestimate the value they bring to the table, and the reason why you need to be super conservative when raising capital. As an engineer turned multifamily syndicator, Jonathan also explains what is active and what is passive on the spectrum of real estate investing.

In this episode you will learn:

  • Jonathan Nichols – on house hacking a property infront of the AT&T Stadium
  • Are short-term rentals a passive investment?
  • In real estate, it’s so much about the persistence
  • Only 10% of the people who say “I’m interested in investing” actually will
  • What Apogee Capital is all about

About Jonathan Nichols:

Jonathan Nichols is a real estate investor local to the DFW metroplex. He began his REI career after having worked for six years in the aerospace engineering industry as a propulsion engineer, where he analyzes and integrates turboshaft engines on helicopter platforms. He holds a B.S. degree and an M.S. degree in Aerospace Engineering from Texas A&M and Virginia Polytechnic Institute, respectively.

He is a member of the Michael Blank Investor Incubator Program and of the Deal Maker Mastermind. His past real estate projects include numerous residential real estate investments and a top-rated short-term rental business in the Arlington Entertainment District.

Known as a person with a high work ethic, Jonathan enjoys helping others to achieve their goals (financial or otherwise). Outside of work, he enjoys spending his time racing in triathlons and traveling with his wife.

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