My name is alex

This site is my unfiltered and wildly transparent journey of how I took myself from a poor drunk loser to an ambitious and successful creator and investor

This place documents how I’ve built wealth through real estate and tells the stories about the people and community I meet along the way

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Convention

Best Ever Conference 2024

What is the Best Ever Conference BEC is the best conference for commercial real estate operators and investors It’s got a really interesting vibe too, there are a LOT of

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Mindset

Talking to Strangers

At least 6 years in the making People are my guiding light and I love every single one of you in a way that I can’t seem to explain. When

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Newsletter

2023 Year in review

6 years of writing I can’t believe this blog is now 6 years old. I haven’t written much in the past year, but that’s ok it’s still really fun to

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Mindset

What do people think about me?

At the end of every BetterLife podcast Brandon Turner asks the same question to all his guests: “What do you want your legacy to be” If you don’t know this,

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Newsletter

Broke is a Choice is DEAD

Brokeisachoice is dead, and I killed it The idea is alive, but the name is dead I started this blog in 2017 from a single idea: that my story could

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Mindset

Walking is underpriced

Click here to see 300+ images from the trip   I just completed a 13 day and 150 mile walk from Porto, Portugal to Santiago de Compostela to bring you

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Books are Life

I like to read obscure books about philosophy and life wisdom and then write essays about them for absolutely no one except you

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