The Real Estate Rebel is a brand new podcast from Canadian real estate influencer Scott McGillivray. In each episode Scott and his expert guests cover everything buyers, sellers and investors need to know about navigating today’s market.

Want to learn more and be part of the discussion? Be sure to join Scott’s Real Estate Rebel Facebook group. Just follow Scott on Facebook and then click “join group”. Scott or a member of his team will let you in shortly.


Episode 1 Everything You Need to Know About Buying Your First Income Property

So you want to be a real estate millionaire. Great! But where do you start? In this first episode of the Real Estate Rebel, Scott McGillivray spills his secrets about how he acquired his first property and what you need to know to do it too.

Thinking of purchasing your first income property? Check out the following resources before you dive in head first.

Episode 2Fake News: 5 Real Estate Market Myths (and 2 that are true!)

These real estate tips have been ingrained in all of us, but guess what? They’re not true. At least, not always… Scott and his guest, Frank Leo, (the highest individual selling Re/Max agent in the world!) will explain why these common theories don’t always apply.

Looking for more real estate tips? Check out the resources below. And if you’re buying or selling in Toronto be sure to visit Frank Leo’s website.

Episode 3Secrets to Securing Financing

Scott and his special guest, Kevin Reid of CIBC, discuss what it takes to secure financing for your home purchase – whether it’s your primary residence or an income property.

To learn more about financing through CIBC please visit their website. And check out the articles below for some easy finance and mortgage info.

Episode 4How I Made 500K by Mistake (and how you can do it on purpose!)

When Scott purchased his first property he had no idea that it would make him over 500K (and still counting!) In this episode he breaks down the buy and hold method that made him a real estate millionaire, and how it all started with that one property.

There are several different ways to start investing in real estate. Here are a few resources for anyone trying to decide which method is right for them.

Episode 5Home-Buying for the Long Haul: Investing in Your Future and Your Lifestyle (Special 2-part episode!)

Part 1

Scott and his guest, Brad Carr, CEO of North America’s largest privately-owned home builder, Mattamy Homes, discuss the benefits of living in a master-planned community, and why we’re seeing a rise in this type of living style.

Part 2

Scott and Brad continue the conversation about master-planned communities, and discuss why investors and home-buyers might want to consider them in the future, if they haven’t already.

Thanks to Brad Carr for joining us on this episode. Looking for more info? Visit Mattamy Homes to learn about their philosophy and process for creating homes and communities that work.

Episode 6How COVID-19 Will Create a Surge of Real Estate Millionaires

A global pandemic is bound to have long-lasting effects on the world economies and real estate markets, but what does this really mean?  Scott sits down with financial expert Pattie Lovett-Reid to discuss how real estate investors can seize the opportunity and come out on top during this unprecedented global event.

Many thanks to this episode’s special guest, Pattie Lovett-Reid. Be sure to check out some of her most up-to-date articles on how the global pandemic is affecting Canadians.

Episode 75 Things You Can Do to Make You Rich in 10 Years (Special 2-part episode)

Part 1

Building wealth involves two important components – making money and keeping money. In this episode, Scott sits down with personal finance educator and best-selling author of Talk Money to Me, Kelley Keehn to determine 5 ways to significantly build wealth in the next decade.

Part 2

Special thanks to Kelley Keehn for joining me on this special 2-part episode. To hear more of Kelley’s views on wealth building and personal finance please visit her website.

Thanks you to our Season One sponsors


Episode 8The Next Big Opportunity in Real Estate with special guest, Brandon Turner

Scott and his guest, Brandon Turner from the Bigger Pockets podcast, talk about what the next big opportunity is in real estate.

Want to hear more from Brandon Turner? Check out the Bigger Pockets podcast.

Episode 9How Vacation Properties Can Fast-Track Your Retirement

Scott sits down and talks with Michelle Kelly, Editor of Cottage Life magazine and host of the Cottage Life Podcast, and discuss the pros and cons when it comes to owning and investing in cottage properties.

Interested in vacation properties? Check out the following tips.

Episode 10 – 4 Secrets to Making Money in Real Estate

Scott shares his secrets on how you can ensure you make as much money as possible from investing in real estate properties – using his own personal experience.

Episode 11Is Renovating Your Home Really Worth It?

Scott talks with financial and travel expert, Barry Choi, about whether or not it is a good idea to renovate your home.

Episode 12The (Im)Possible Mission of Buying 15 Houses…in 1 Year (and the guy who did it!)

Ever dream of buying and selling investment properties? In this episode Scott talks to Billy Gleason, a banker-turned-investor who took what seemed like an impossible dream and made it come true – with a little help from Scott and a show called Buyers Bootcamp!

Episode 13How to Maximize Your Investment Potential

Every investor needs to implement a solid strategy in order to see results. In this episode Scott breaks down the best way to build your real estate portfolio.

Episode 1410x-ing Your Real Estate Portfolio with Grant Cardone

In this episode of The Real Estate Rebel, Scott talks with best-selling author and real estate mogul, Grant Cardone, about how the everyday investor can apply his 10x Rule to grow their portfolios exponentially.

Episode 15Real Estate Round-Up: Your Biggest Real Estate Questions Answered

Scott takes a deep dive into listener questions and gives his perspective on all the topics you’ve been asking about in 2020.

If you have questions for Scott please join the Real Estate Rebel Facebook Group and he will try to answer either in the group or in an upcoming episode.

Thank you to our Season Two sponsors