Posts by Jared Gossett

Happy Client Hack: Client Contingency

There’s plenty that can go wrong on a custom home project, but here’s one simple trick that can head off a lot of potential problems. It’s the client contingency. Just as we have contingencies in our own budgets for the things that inevitably arise, why not also give clients a contingency for their selections? Here’s…

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#30: Raising Money Through Syndications and Funds with Joel Block

Joel Block is a long-time venture capitalist and hedge fund manager who is one of the foremost authorities on creating real estate funds and syndications. Joel joins us to talk about creating syndications and funds for home builders. Be sure to check out Joel’s website, syndicatefast.com. He’s got some great videos on there as well…

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#29: Tiny Home Builder, Bob Clarizio

This conversation with tiny home builder, Bob Clarizio, ranges from hilarious to enlightening. Bob, of Bantam Built Homes, takes us on his journey into the tiny home business and shares some of his hardest lessons and greatest achievements. If you missed Bob’s first interview with us, check it out: https://buildingoptimal.com/25 Show Notes: 1:40 – Bob’s…

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#28: Managing Margins and Aligning Your Team with Vicki Suiter

We’re talking to Vicki Suiter, President and CEO of Suiter Business Builders about everything from interviewing and hiring best practices to managing margins in a difficult industry. Vicki is a speaker, consultant, and coach with more than 28 years helping contractors succeed in their businesses. She’s also an author. Her most recent book is The…

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