Roofstock Academy

Introducing Roofstock Academy

The training program built to help you become a successful real estate investor without having to make dozens of costly mistakes on your own.

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Let’s face it - most people dream about investing in real estate for years, but never actually pull the trigger.

They know that investing in rental properties is an amazing way to build wealth, enjoy a steady and passive monthly income stream, and a great way to take advantage of tax benefits. But they still don’t have the courage to get started or they lack the knowledge to really grow their portfolio.

We get it. Investing in real estate can be challenging, especially if you’re just getting started. Over the years, we’ve heard every reason under the sun as to why people are hesitant to start down the path of real estate investing...

  • How do I avoid costly mistakes and risks that hurt my returns?
  • How do I create a system for analyzing deals that is devoid of emotion?
  • How do I gain the confidence to recognize and land a great deal to help me reach my goals?
  • How do I accelerate growing a portfolio of rental properties?
  • How do I purchase investment properties with strong yield where prices are more affordable?
  • How do I know if I’m picking the right properties in the right areas?

So what can you do? You typically have 3 options:

  1. You can do nothing and just forget about this whole real estate investing dream.
  2. You can get started, make some mistakes, and learn things slowly as you go along.
  3. You can leverage the experience and knowledge of investors who have created a repeatable process for analyzing, acquiring, and managing rental properties.

Option 3 is why we built Roofstock Academy

Roofstock Academy is a hands-on, actionable, and proven program created by investors who combined have purchased thousands of properties. Our group of coaches range from people with experience buying tens of thousands of properties for large institutions to those who have built large portfolios of single and multi-family properties for themselves. Whether you’re going from 0 to 1, 1 to 10, or 10 to 100, Roofstock Academy has exactly what you need to help take your investing to the next level.

Roofstock Academy Offers You:

  • An extensive library of on-demand, online, and interactive lectures
  • 1-on-1 coaching to give you personalized feedback and guidance to achieve your investing goals
  • A community of people with similar goals and investing experience
  • Group coaching where you can get your most pressing questions answered by our network of experienced investors
  • A personalized investment playbook
  • And so much more…

Meet your coaches

Tom Schneider

Tom Schneider is a Real Estate Broker and investor with over ten years of personal and professional investing experience. Tom specializes in applying systems and technology for massive scale and previously led product development at Starwood Waypoint Homes. Tom holds a Masters Degree in Information Systems from the University of San Francisco and a Bachelors Degree from UC Berkeley.

Michael Albaum

Michael has 10+ years as a real estate investor. As part of his personal portfolio, he’s purchased SFRs, condos, traditional multifamily, multifamily value add, as well as NN and NNN leased buildings. Having grown up around the insurance industry and having spent nearly a decade in the commercial property insurance sector as a professional fire protection engineer, Michael has a unique insight into property insurance as a whole as well as physical building systems.

Andy Boyum

Andy is currently Head of Operations for Roofstock, the leading online marketplace for investing in U.S. single-family rental real estate. In this role, Andy oversees all property certifications and inspections, transaction coordination, and retail property/asset management activities. Prior to joining Roofstock, Andy was Director of Acquisitions & Asset Management at HomeUnion – a boutique online residential marketplace – where he was responsible for business development, as well as all construction, marketing, leasing, property management and dispositions.

Take a Sneak Peak at Just Some of The Content Available Inside The Academy:

Investment Strategies Every Investor Should Know
The 7 Step Investment Plan
How to Analyze Deals, Run The Numbers, and Read a Pro Forma
Should You Invest Local or Long Distance? The Pros and Cons of Each
What You Need to Know About Buying an Occupied Property vs. a Vacant One
The Simple Epic Plan to Building $100K in Passive Income
The Power of Debt to Help You Grow Your Portfolio
The Types of Risk in Real Estate Investments & Proven Ways to Limit Them
How to Use Online Tools to Appraise a Property
Market Overviews and How to Choose a Market Based on Your Investing Goals
How to Submit & Negotiate a Winning Offer
Criteria & Process For Selecting a Lender & Property Manager

Join Roofstock Academy 100% Risk Free Forever… Seriously.

We believe so much in the value of what you’ll get with Roofstock Academy that we offer an unconditional money-back guarantee FOREVER. If you become a Roofstock Academy member and are not satisfied at any point in time, just send us a message and we’ll refund your membership fee, no questions asked.

What You’ll Get As a Roofstock Academy Member

On-Demand, Online Lectures
1-on-1 Coaching
$750 in Roofstock Marketplace Credits
Personalized Investment Playbook
Exclusive Member Content
Members Only Community Forum on Slack
Invitation to Local Meetups
Access to direct message our coaches

See what others are saying about Roofstock Academy

“I can read stuff in real estate investment books and on the internet, but I havee a lot of questions and need to trust someone and here you can find people that you can trust”

Eugene K, Mastery Member

“It’s a jumpstart. You go from 0-100 in 1 month instead of one year”

Andrea D, Mastery Member

“I didn’t realize the questions I could ask and the potential savings I could have made. I’m so glad I signed up for this course. I’m learning a lot!”

Reggie E, Mastery Member

Roofstock Academy Is For You If…

  • You want to build a portfolio of profitable rental properties with fewer issues and tenant problems
  • You want to avoid risks and mistakes that most people learn the hard way
  • You want the info needed to select winning properties in winning areas
  • You want to learn strategies to buy out of state properties and manage them from a distance
  • You would like a team of experienced investors alongside you to help you vet deals and achieve your goals
  • You could benefit from a community of investors just like you to help you solve problems and identify opportunities

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Roofstock Marketplace Credit?

As a Roofstock Academy member, we offer you a marketplace credit towards a future Roofstock purchase. After becoming an Academy member and closing on a property, you will receive a $750 credit.

How do the coaching sessions work?

The 1-on-1 coaching sessions are designed to give you personalized feedback to reach your investing goals. Each coach has significant investing experience to draw upon to help you develop a customized roadmap for your investment plan. During each call, you can come with prepared questions that you want to run by your coach, or you can simply talk about real estate goal development, property acquisition, or anything else real estate related.

When does the course start and finish?

The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.

Is membership a one-time cost or a subscription?

Membership into Roofstock Academy is a one-time charge. Once you join, you have access to all of our training materials and tools forever.

Is this course only for people who want to buy properties through Roofstock’s marketplace?

No. This course was built to help you invest in real estate, regardless of where and how you decide to purchase properties. Of course, if you are interested in using the Roofstock marketplace to buy properties, we’ll show you how to do that too.

Join Roofstock Academy Today for $1,250

If you have any questions or concerns about the course, set up a call with us. We're happy to help.