Real Estate Investor, Broker, Entrepreneur & Podcast Host
Ricardo is the co-founder & CEO of Park Place Property Group, a fresh, new, full-service neighborhood redevelopment company focusing on improving communities all over the Chicagoland area. He is also the host of the popular, Profits Over Wages Podcast, where along with his co-host Matthew Mesick, interview highly successful business owners & entrepreneurs in a weekly basis. Lastly, he is a partner & real estate broker at Cobblestone Realty - A boutique real estate firm specializing in working buyers, sellers and investors.
Born and raised in El Salvador, Central America, Ricardo, and his family immigrated to The United States in September 2005. He worked as a Project Engineer in manufacturing while starting his real estate company part time in 2012 and eventually evolved from a part-time property locator to a full-time investor buying single-family fix and flip projects and multi-family rentals throughout the Chicagoland area. Involved mainly in managing construction projects, Ricardo has overseen multiple projects from conception to completion, ranging from cosmetic jobs to full gut-rehabs with second-floor additions.
Weekly Interviews with Highly Successful Business Owners & Entrepreneurs.
Ricardo Rodriguez & Matthew Mesick discuss life, business, and entrepreneurship to bring forward the lessons learned from success and failure. And most importantly have fun while doing it.
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Compass Creations is dedicated to building through quality work that's on time and on budget. We provide a variety of general contracting and property maintenance services to homeowners, property managers, landlords, lenders, asset managers homeowner associations, and investors in the Chicagoland area.
Park Place is a fresh, new, full-service neighborhood redevelopment company focusing on improving communities all over the Chicagoland area.
We rehab each and every property to be the nicest home in the neighborhood.We choose the latest and best trends and finishes for our projects. We want our buyers to have the latest and greatest perks and be the envy of the neighborhood.
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Unlike a bank, at Boardwalk Capital we are not tied down to a single lender. With over 100 lenders and 10,000+ loan variations, we have the expert skills and financing resources to get your deal closed. Whether you're looking for a rehab loan, bridge loan, joint venture partner or a loan for ground-up construction, we got you covered.