Torcana Real Estate Investment with Colin Murphy

Hosted by Colin Murphy, the Torcana podcasts are for anybody who wants to learn more about building a rental property portfolio with strong cashflow and stable tenants. In plain English and with lots of real life examples, Colin & his guests talk about the lessons learned and mistakes made when buying, renovating, managing and selling millions of dollars worth of rental properties. They focus on the nuts and bolts of real estate investing and try to give actionable and practical tips with every episode. How do you analyse deals? What is the best way to invest out of state or overseas? How can you find good managers and contractors? What are the major mistakes to avoid when renovating and renting? Tune into our podcasts for your answers!



Torcana Podcast 22: Interview with experienced Tampa investor Tom Goebel

Tom Goebel is the guest on Torcana Podcast 22 and I think this is one of our best shows to date. Tom is a very experienced Tampa based investor who I´ve known and respected for quite a while. He has been buying real estate for 30 years and he has used just about every creative strategy out there to source, finance and profit from them. In todays show we discussed: - How Tom first got started in real estate at just 18 years of age - How he networked constantly with experienced professionals who partnered and advised him - How he started buying foreclosure & REO properties for 50 cents on the dollar back in the 1980s - How he was once the largest buyer of sinkhole properties in the Tampa Bay area - His transition into million dollar mansions and how he got caught out during the 2008 crash - How he helped hedge funds accumulate hundreds of properties in the recent crisis - His creative strategies including exchanges, hard money lending, notes, seller financing and more - His advice for new investors who are struggling to find deals and suitable time to source them - The simple steps Tom takes to juggle several other businesses in addition to a busy real estate one! Tom Goebel can be contacted at


 01 March 2017  49m