Create a Strong Foundation with Pilialoha “Pili” Yarusi
Pilialoha Yarusi is better known as Pili . Pili is originally from Hawaii and has also lived in California and New York before settling in New Jersey. She and her husband, Jason, three lovely children, Luke, Lily, and Leo, and two English Bulldogs, Jack and Jill. After years working in the arts, managing restaurants, running bars and owning a berry farm … Five years ago Pili decided to dive into Real Estate. After getting her license in 2013 she has not stopped! In 2014 Pili bought her first investment property in a beach town affected by Hurricane Sandy and targeted the teams focus efforts in the direction of growing a real estate portfolio. Her experience lends in her ability to maximize the profit on flips by utilizing her family’s specialized rigging experience and using those profits to grow a sizable rental portfolio of small to mid size apartment communities. Pili is a Host of the Real Estate Investing Foundation podcast. A platform serving Real Estate Investors by helping them to take massive action through learning from the steps and missteps many industry pros have taken along the way. While not podcasting Pili runs Yarusi Holdings, a home solutions company that flips homes and operates beach side AirBNBs locally in New Jersey. The multifamily division focuses on large multifamily assets in the midwest and Southeast currently hovering at 426 units with 146 units being under direct management. Beyond real estate our family business has lifted and moved buildings for over 40 years and have been a major factor in helping to restore the Jersey Shore after Hurricane Sandy. To date W.A. Building Movers has lifted and remediated over 1600 homes since the storm making them FEMA compliant. Pili strives on continually working to improve herself and her goal is to help others on their path to financial freedom through real estate and help them to create the ability to live their life, their way. Pili enjoys yoga, running and cross fit.
In this episode, we talk about:
- Best way to start your day
- Power of Masterminds
- Why routine is important
- Why a strong family is a strong foundation
Moneeka Sawyer is often described as one of the most blissful people you will ever meet. She has been investing in Real Estate for over 20 years, so has been through all the different cycles of the market. Still, she has turned $10,000 into over $5,000,000, working only 5-10 hours per MONTH with very little stress.
While building her multi-million dollar business, she has traveled to over 55 countries, dances every single day, supports causes that are important to her, and spends lots of time with her husband of over 20 years.
She is the international best-selling author of the multiple award-winning books “Choose Bliss: The Power and Practice of Joy and Contentment” and “Real Estate Investing for Women: Expert Conversations to Increase Wealth and Happiness the Blissful Way.”
Moneeka has been featured on stages including Carnegie Hall and Nasdaq, radio, podcasts such as Achieve Your Goals with Hal Elrod, and TV stations including ABC, CBS, FOX, and the CW, impacting over 150 million people.