Real estate is undoubtedly one of the most profitable and thriving industries out there

Especially if you are looking to achieve financial independence! It offers a wide variety of ways to invest actively and passively. If you are new to real estate investing and FI, and seek the proper guidance from experts, you are in the right place.

Welcome to Invest2FI, hosted by Craig Curelop and Zeona McIntyre. In this series, we talk with real-life house hackers, real estate (and other!) investors and real people on a mission to become financially independent.

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Invest2FI Podcast

Episodes

  • There are different tips and strategies for entering any new business venture. But the most vital step to making it in any industry is first taking action. Ashley Wolkomir is a self-employed real estate investor and realtor. From buying a hotdog stall to being a live-in landlord and now looking into buying her own properties, taking action has always been the key to Ashley’s entrepreneurial endeavors. Action is also what will drive her success. In
  • ITF 100 Josh | BiggerPockets
      For this very special 100th podcast episode, Craig Curelop and Zeona McIntyre are joined by no other than Josh Dorkin. He reflects on his colorful journey of discovering real estate and the amazing story of founding BiggerPockets. Josh shares how a simple collective of real estate resources grew into a vast community that brings millions of people together. He also talks about the importance of vetting business partners, staying true to his goals no
  • ITF 99 | House Hacking
      With plenty of opportunities to earn in real estate, it’s all about finding the right strategy that will work for your financial goals. Joining us today is Kenny Smith, a real estate investor and agent that’s killing the game in house hacking, Airbnb, and short-term rental space. In this episode, he chats with hosts Craig Curelop and Zeona McIntyre about maximizing profits using those strategies with practical tips and lessons based on his own

Hosts

Zeona McIntyre

From 50k in debt to Financially Free in 2 years with Airbnb! Zeona McIntyre has been an Airbnb host since 2012. After many years of being a Short-Term Rental Property Manager & Consultant, she has transitioned to selling Real Estate to investors looking to house hack or live for free. She is an avid Real Estate Investor owning & managing multiple homes, all on a short-term basis. She teaches others how to create automated hosting businesses and how to invest through unique strategies. Zeona has been to 47 countries, and in non-Covid years, she would spend half the year in Boulder, Colorado and the other half traveling the world as an international pet and house sitter. Learn more here: https://www.zeonamcintyre.com/

Craig Curelop

Craig Curelop went from a net worth of negative $30,000 to financially independent in just 2.5 years. Now, with his financial independence he has fun building a team of investor-friendly real estate agents at The FI Team, helping others achieve financial independence as he did. When he’s not slaying dragons with his newfound money mustache, he is rocking podcasts episodes, generating valuable content for FIRE learners everywhere, and living the biohacker good life in Colorado and Idaho with his fiancée.

From College Student to Financially Independent in 2 years with Airbnb!

TESTIMONIALS

What our Listeners say

Dan K ATX

Two award winning hosts, rock star guests, and succinct actionable insights!
Q: When does 1+1 = 3, 4, or seemingly ∞?

A: When two award-winning rock stars co-host a discussion on achieving #FinancialFreedom!

As a #solopreneur and prior #podcast host, it was a sincere privilege for Craig Curelop & Zeona McIntyre to orchestrate a look back over my past decade as a passive investor, filled with dozens of succinct takeaways.

Dan Sheeks

Great stuff!
Craig and Zeona give great advice and ask great questions of their guests. One of the best new podcasts I’ve come across in a while. Highly recommend!”

BryanBalducki

The FI Team podcast kills it!
If you are interested in real estate investing, house hacking, short term rentals or reaching financial independence through real estate investing, this podcast is for you! Investing in real estate doesn’t have to be scary, and this podcast breaks it down step by step with new and experienced investors, in the least intimidating way. Start with your first house and buy a property every year with ease, and let this podcast inspire and teach you along the way. Thanks guys for all the hard work you’ve put into these shows!!”