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$100,000 profit using none of my own money.

In some of my past posts I have shared about the different forms of money. Knowledge, credibility, partnerships, to name a few.  I know that when it comes to real estate investing funding is always important.  For many inexperienced investors funding seems to be a major obstacle.  The reality however is that money is the easy part.  The real challenge lies in finding a great deal.  If you have a great deal the money practically falls in your lap.  Let me share about a great deal I am getting…See More
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$100,000 profit using none of my own money.

In some of my past posts I have shared about the different forms of money. Knowledge, credibility, partnerships, to name a few.  I know that when it comes to real estate investing funding is always important.  For many inexperienced investors funding seems to be a major obstacle.  The reality however is that money is the easy part.  The real challenge lies in finding a great deal.  If you have a great deal the money practically falls in your lap.  Let me share about a great deal I am getting…See More
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Wealth Building with Real Estate

This is a group for those who are interested in creating wealth through cash flowing real estate and equity buildingSee More
May 31

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Michael Galvan's discussion was featured

You have to believe it to see it.

The renowned American photographer, Dewitt Jones once said " The banquet of life is always spread even though at times there are none to receive it."   Hence the title of this blog.  You will note that it is actually the converse of the more commonly known cliche.  Dewitt Jones also stated that through his work he came to realize that it was the real truth.  He was known for the ability to capture magnificent and masterful photographs however rarely would the masterpiece photo come on the first…See More
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Michael Galvan added a discussion to the group Wealth Building with Real Estate
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You have to believe it to see it.

The renowned American photographer, Dewitt Jones once said " The banquet of life is always spread even though at times there are none to receive it."   Hence the title of this blog.  You will note that it is actually the converse of the more commonly known cliche.  Dewitt Jones also stated that through his work he came to realize that it was the real truth.  He was known for the ability to capture magnificent and masterful photographs however rarely would the masterpiece photo come on the first…See More
May 27

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Michael Galvan replied to Dan Miller's discussion I feel pressured rather than accepted in the 48 Days community
"1. 10% 2. 35% 3. 10% 4. 35% 5. 10% Dan, great post.  It seems that I spent an entire career working with people who cited circumstances as the reason for their lack or inability or poor attitudes and the list goes on.  While I can somewhat…"
May 27

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Michael Galvan's discussion was featured

The Thief of Opportunity

In a recent webinar I attended we discussed real estate cycles.  As a matter of information real estate cycles are slow moving and typically take 5-7 years to move from one cycle to the next.  We have now entered into the absorption cycle and things are now trending upwards.  Demand is outpacing supply, new construction is picking up, unemployment tends to go down, and vacancy rates are going down.  All of this means the next 4-5 years are likely to be good for real estate investors.  There is…See More
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Michael Galvan added a discussion to the group Wealth Building with Real Estate
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The Thief of Opportunity

In a recent webinar I attended we discussed real estate cycles.  As a matter of information real estate cycles are slow moving and typically take 5-7 years to move from one cycle to the next.  We have now entered into the absorption cycle and things are now trending upwards.  Demand is outpacing supply, new construction is picking up, unemployment tends to go down, and vacancy rates are going down.  All of this means the next 4-5 years are likely to be good for real estate investors.  There is…See More
May 15

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Wealth Building with Real Estate

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Michael Galvan replied to Teri Miller's discussion Mommy Sabbatical - sales perspectives
"Teri, awesome idea you have for Mom's and I must ditto getting the Dad's involved.  My wife was an incredible mom to our kids and thank God I reached a place in my life where I loved to provide some downtime for her.  I would…"
Mar 27

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Michael Galvan commented on Michael Galvan's blog post Can you see the end at the beginning?
"Thanks Chris Conley, that could preach a month of Sundays....The light makes all the difference! Teri, sounds like small victories for you keep you moving forward.  That means continuous learning and great achievements are in your future.…"
Mar 27
Teri Miller commented on Michael Galvan's blog post Can you see the end at the beginning?
"oh wow, this is great!!! I love this idea - of envisioning the end at the beginning! Interestingly, I keep realizing that my "end goal" continues to morph and change. Sort of like seeing the horizon line along a hill up ahead, and thinking…"
Mar 27
Chris Conley commented on Michael Galvan's blog post Can you see the end at the beginning?
"Michael, good post. I once heard Joel Osteen say that an experiment was done where a mouse was put in a drum of water in complete darkness and was monitored how long he'd swim / survive. It was a matter of minutes before he drowned. The same…"
Mar 27

Profile Information

How did you hear about 48Days.NET, and what do you hope to get out of being a part of this community?
church marketplace ministry
What is your current work situation? Employee, self-employed, generating any income on your own?
Currently working as a paramedic for the Chicago Fire Dept and I am the Managing Partner for Gally Development Company which invests in Real Estate, manages property and construction projects as well as consulting. I am currently looking to develop 4-5 additional streams of income either thru businesses or other types of investments
And then...what is your goal/dream for your work life?
I am pursuing a goal of having my passive income streams exceed my expenses with the ultimate goal of retiring from my employee/self employed jobs.
How about your personal life? Any specific goals or achievements or dreams you are pursuing (or want to pursue)?
My deepest passion is my family especially my wife who has always believed in me. Along that line my goals are to deepen my marital relationship, mentor my children to live out their dreams in a viable,realistic and practical way that produces extraordinary even supernatural results in their lives.
What would you say are your strongest talents? How are you 'wired' and what can you offer to the world (it's OK if you don't know yet, but knowing is key to pursuing your dreams!)?
I have strong management abilities, can advise or educate those who are willing to learn and I believe I have the gift of giving. In other words I can share from what I have.
Do you have a website presence anywhere?
http://gallydevelopment.com
More than one website?
http://gallydevelopment.info
If you have a product or service to promote (now or in the near future) this is your shot to state it! Say all you'd like:
My business is investing. That means peoples lives, real estate, business, consulting, sales, marketing and educating and any combination of all of these. I consider my business model as dynamic and expandable so I am always preparing for growth. I also believe that partnerships are a key to taking any business venture, idea to the next level of success.

Michael Galvan's Blog

Can you see the end at the beginning?

Posted on March 26, 2014 at 4:44pm 3 Comments

I wonder how many of us give up on a dream or pursuit of a worthwhile cause due to adverse or difficult circumstances.  Seemingly unending frustrations or discouraging results as we work toward that dream can temporarily defeat the most determined dreamer.  This reminds me of a great story about Florence Chadwick.  She was the first woman to swim the English Channel.  She spent years of training and disciplined her body to keep going long after it needed rest.  Doubt crept in as she stood on…

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Change your view and your success will skyrocket!

Posted on December 9, 2013 at 11:30am 3 Comments

Here I am sitting at my desk in my new home office looking out to the west as the sun begins to make it's way down.  I see a beautiful fishing pond, a tree filled lot, beautiful homes, an amazing neighborhood and I have a great sense of peace deep within and I know that I am a success.  This view out my office window has simply served to remind me of God's blessings and goodness and that is a huge part of my success.  I mentioned that this is a NEW office because in my old office my desk was…

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Finding the Money!

Posted on June 27, 2013 at 11:27am 3 Comments

Without a doubt money is never the problem when it comes to funding your next great business venture or real estate deal or your invention that is poised to change the world.  The greatest obstacle to funding your next venture is your thoughts.  In the words of one of my mentors, Robert Kiyosaki, "there is no greater obstacle than a thought."  If you THINK about it you will see that  I am on to something here.  When I understood this concept it enabled me to purchase a million dollar…

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False Expectations Appearing Real

Posted on April 22, 2013 at 10:29am 2 Comments

One week ago today, the bombings occurred at the Boston Marathon. I watched a lot of the news coverage of the Boston Marathon bombing and the manhunt afterward. I rarely watch the news because it is depressing. 
My prayers go out to everyone in that horrific event last week. The individuals and families of those who were killed or injured most importantly, but also for what was stolen from every runner and athlete. 
My understanding is that the Boston Marathon is the…
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At 10:53am on December 31, 2013, Jeff Walters said…

Mike – Thanks for the warm welcome.  I’m in the process right now of laying out my Five-Year plan to become self-employed with multiple streams of income.  Real Estate investing will be in that mix.  I look forward to learning from you and other members on this excellent site.

At 1:23pm on September 15, 2013, stephen rager said…

Thanks for welcoming me to the group.

At 8:47am on September 14, 2013, Edwil Antolin said…

Thank you for the warm welcome, Michael.  I look forward to being a member of the group.

Edwil

At 11:11am on April 16, 2013, Stephen Rummey said…

Thanks Mike. Looking forward to it!

At 12:35pm on March 29, 2013, Frances Butler said…

Thank you very much, Michael and I look forward to your comments.

 

At 9:20pm on December 16, 2012, Jeff Dickey said…
Thanks for the welcome. I look forward to learning and getting involved in rei.
At 7:31am on September 5, 2012, Melanie Goodwin Riekena said…

Thank you for the welcome, Mike! I am absorbing the .net community and look forward to more involvement with everyone!

At 8:41pm on July 29, 2012, Ronnie Boyd said…

Mike, I know we were going to try and talk a week or so ago. I have had a ton on my plate.

We were going to discuss some coaching, presently I am working with Dan(been working 1 on 1 with him for a few months now) and don't have the extra cash to put into another coach today. But I hope maybe we can work something out in the near future. I'm looking forward to meeting you soon.

At 5:06am on June 2, 2012, Denise Holmquist said…

Thank you for the welcome, Mike.  I look forward to soaking up info on the subject in preparation for putting a plan together.  I fully believe in developing income streams but have only talked about it.  I am ready to look at this to build for the future.  I once had a GA real estate license but, unfortunately, let it lapse.  That was very short-sighted. I will be interested to read how group members are using real estate related businesses to build wealth.

Denny

At 9:32am on February 3, 2012, Paul Olive said…

Mike,

Thanks for welcoming me to the group. I'm excited to be here and look forward to participating.

Paul

 
 
 

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