Jack Butala is a professional online land entrepreneur and has bought and sold / flipped over 15,000 properties, establishing him as an expert in the real estate investing field. Since 1999, he has generated more than 20 million dollars without incurring leverage or taking on debt and currently holds properties all over the United States and Canada. Jack as the founding member of LandAcademy.com, shows his passion for helping others who are interested in creating wealth through real estate.
Jill DeWit is a founding partner of LandStay.com, a wholesale land acquisition company. Her consummate analytical skills, unrivaled sales performance, and customer service experience has turned this start-up into a multi-million dollar real estate investment entity.
She is also a founding partner of LandAcademy.com, an online learning environment for real estate professionals seeking financial independence through the acquisition of real property. Jill shares her experience and knowledge to educate and coach LandAcademy.com’s 9,000 and growing member community.
Together, they buy and sell multiple properties per week and help Land Academy Members do the same for themselves.
Entrepreneurial Role Models:
When business started difficulties overcame:
Jack: “Once I got over what I think is probably a mild lack of self-confidence that was it I was off to the races.”
It’s Called Work for a Reason!: Your Success Is Your Own Damn Fault Book by Larry Winget (Our Podcast Interview with Larry Winget is coming soon)
Showing Up for Life: Thoughts on the Gifts of a Lifetime Book by Bill Gates Sr. and Mary Ann Mackin
“You can wake up tomorrow morning and you can be better at this or you can be worse but you can’t be the same”
“You can really do anything that you want”
Recommended Online Resources:
Data to doorstep
Bigger Pockets – Social network for the real estate investing community. Learn real estate investment, get free tips & education, make deals, and grow your business.
Best Advice to Other Entrepreneurs:
“Don’t let…I am not a big fan of the saying analysis paralysis, but that can overcome you, and don’t let that hold you back. It like Jack explained to me you know and I say this, imagine you are starting your own office and…so you rent your space and you get your pretty desk, and you set up your chair,and you order your business cards, and you get your phone line up, and you have everything ready to go. And you go okay and you flip on the light and okay lets wait for the first customer… okay where are they? No, no, no. You need to do that way before then”…[Listen for More]
More About Jack Butala & Jill DeWit:
Neil’s Quote at the Beginning:
“I’ve been both a journalist and a politician, and I can tell you it is more fun to ask the questions than have to answer them.” Michael Ignatieff