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From High School Dropout to Billion Dollar Valuation - Sofia Castro

May 16, 2021 Jerome Myers - The Preeminent Authority on Dream Realization
Dreamcatchers Hosted by Jerome Myers
From High School Dropout to Billion Dollar Valuation - Sofia Castro
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Dreamcatchers Hosted by Jerome Myers
From High School Dropout to Billion Dollar Valuation - Sofia Castro
May 16, 2021
Jerome Myers - The Preeminent Authority on Dream Realization

Can High School Dropouts turn their lives around and build an empire that is worth a billion dollars?

In this episode of Dreamcatchers, I have invited the amazing Sofia Castro. Sofia and her husband Bobby were able to come from the humble beginnings of investing $1800 for a tiny manual on how to lease heavy equipment to building a company that was valued at a billion-dollar valuation.

Listen to her story and find out how she made her dreams a reality through hard work and full effort.


Connect with our guest!

Get in touch with Sofia on Instagram (@officialsofiacastro), LinkedIn (linkedin.com/in/sofia-castro-252535195), and Facebook(Sofia-Estrada-Castro). Visit her website http://sofiacastroofficial.com/ to know more.



[03:12] Sofia’s humble beginnings

  • She grew up in a family where parents struggle with working 4 different jobs
  • She built a 450 million dollar worth of portfolio in Multifamily

 

[09:04] From High School Dropout to Billion Dollar Valuation

  • Getting to the next level
  • We were so blessed to be able to get to where we are at today by just doing it ourselves
  • Finding multifamily buildings and turning them into individual units and sell them as a condo
  • We were buying when nobody wanted to buy and we sold when everybody wanted to buy

 

[18:27] Was there a rock bottom?

  • Of course, 100%! We lost everything on our prior business. We had to live with my parents.

 

[20:14] Pushing ALL the chips in

  • If we have an idea or investment that we both like. We throw it ALL in, we go big or go home.
  • Celebrating and enjoying life


[28:42] Building Generational wealth

  • What do you think is the biggest difference between the way you looked at the world at the age of 19 and the age 50?
  • What are you most grateful for?
  • What dream are you focus on catching next?
  • What gift have you given the world?
  • What’s the one thing you want the listeners to take away from this conversation?

 

Tweetable Quote/s:

“Whoever doesn’t do what they want and get where they want in today’s day, it’s like… I don’t feel sorry for you. You’re just not putting that full effort into what you want.” - Sofia Castro

“When it comes down to either celebrating or enjoying life, I do it at 100% because I tell everybody you live once and if you don’t enjoy it now when can you live it?” - Sofia Castro

“You can do whatever you want to do. Just put your focus, put your hard efforts into it and have PMA all day every day and I guarantee you, you will get what you want.” - Sofia Castro

 

LEAVE A REVIEW + help someone who wants to explode their business growth by sharing this episode or click here to listen to our previous episodes.

 

Dreamcatchers is an inclusive organization that targets people’s interest in being more instead of a certain demographic. We have people from all walks of life at many different ages. Find out more at www.dreamsshouldbereal.com. Find out more about Jerome at www.d3v3loping.com or www.myersmethods.com.

Show Notes

Can High School Dropouts turn their lives around and build an empire that is worth a billion dollars?

In this episode of Dreamcatchers, I have invited the amazing Sofia Castro. Sofia and her husband Bobby were able to come from the humble beginnings of investing $1800 for a tiny manual on how to lease heavy equipment to building a company that was valued at a billion-dollar valuation.

Listen to her story and find out how she made her dreams a reality through hard work and full effort.


Connect with our guest!

Get in touch with Sofia on Instagram (@officialsofiacastro), LinkedIn (linkedin.com/in/sofia-castro-252535195), and Facebook(Sofia-Estrada-Castro). Visit her website http://sofiacastroofficial.com/ to know more.



[03:12] Sofia’s humble beginnings

  • She grew up in a family where parents struggle with working 4 different jobs
  • She built a 450 million dollar worth of portfolio in Multifamily

 

[09:04] From High School Dropout to Billion Dollar Valuation

  • Getting to the next level
  • We were so blessed to be able to get to where we are at today by just doing it ourselves
  • Finding multifamily buildings and turning them into individual units and sell them as a condo
  • We were buying when nobody wanted to buy and we sold when everybody wanted to buy

 

[18:27] Was there a rock bottom?

  • Of course, 100%! We lost everything on our prior business. We had to live with my parents.

 

[20:14] Pushing ALL the chips in

  • If we have an idea or investment that we both like. We throw it ALL in, we go big or go home.
  • Celebrating and enjoying life


[28:42] Building Generational wealth

  • What do you think is the biggest difference between the way you looked at the world at the age of 19 and the age 50?
  • What are you most grateful for?
  • What dream are you focus on catching next?
  • What gift have you given the world?
  • What’s the one thing you want the listeners to take away from this conversation?

 

Tweetable Quote/s:

“Whoever doesn’t do what they want and get where they want in today’s day, it’s like… I don’t feel sorry for you. You’re just not putting that full effort into what you want.” - Sofia Castro

“When it comes down to either celebrating or enjoying life, I do it at 100% because I tell everybody you live once and if you don’t enjoy it now when can you live it?” - Sofia Castro

“You can do whatever you want to do. Just put your focus, put your hard efforts into it and have PMA all day every day and I guarantee you, you will get what you want.” - Sofia Castro

 

LEAVE A REVIEW + help someone who wants to explode their business growth by sharing this episode or click here to listen to our previous episodes.

 

Dreamcatchers is an inclusive organization that targets people’s interest in being more instead of a certain demographic. We have people from all walks of life at many different ages. Find out more at www.dreamsshouldbereal.com. Find out more about Jerome at www.d3v3loping.com or www.myersmethods.com.