Episode 81: James Hawk

Feb 23, 2021Podcast

In today’s episode of Passion for Real Estate Investments, Co-Founder and Principal of Hayden Hawk Investment Group, James Hawk, talks about his 10-year real estate investment journey. 

Prior to entering real estate investing, James worked as a supervisor at PDM Bridge, a steel fabrication company. In 2010, he decided to get into real estate investing full-time, and has since bought and sold over $90Million worth of residential and commercial real estate. In 2017, James Co-Founded Flip Marketing, LLC. He is also a coach and a mentor for many highly successful companies in the real estate industry. 

What challenges has James faced as a wholesaler? James tells us how they’ve managed to keep doing deals during the Covid-19 pandemic, he emphasizes the importance of maintaining momentum, and we hear how direct mail marketing has generated the most income. 

If you want to learn about wholesaling and house flipping, or you’re looking for ways to generate more leads, this episode is for you.


Highlights from the interview

  • “The consistency with your marketing and making offers is huge. If you want to do deals consistently, you’ve got to keep that marketing going.”
  • “If we look at what’s made us more money than anything, it’s direct mail.”
  • “Finding the right people to do the work is the most fundamental part of success in flipping houses.”
  • “Focus on what’s going to make you money. Focus on revenue-generating activities. Get to the money as fast as you can.”

About James Hawk

James is responsible for sourcing investment opportunities, marketing, advertising, managing acquisitions of residential, office, retail, multi-family, and land assets. Considered an acquisition specialist, his creative and streamlined processes have played an important role in the rapid growth of the company. Prior to investing in Real Estate, James was a supervisor at PDM Bridge, a steel fabrication company featured on Megabuilders, for their work on the Woodrow Wilson Bridge in Washington D.C. Since leaving the bridge company, he has been a full time real estate investor for almost a decade. James grew up in St. Augustine, FL and still resides there as he enjoys going to church, playing golf, fishing and traveling.

To learn more about James, you can stay connected with him on his website, Instagram, or Tiktok.


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