Jules Mckenzie has been in the business of real estate investing in the Orillia and Barrie areas for over 17 years. His strategy has been buying and holding residential real estate and he currently holds 20 investment properties. His portfolio is a mix of single-family condominium town homes and small multifamily buildings. Together with his beautiful wife Ange, Jules has raised the money to buy his properties with joint venture investors and they continue to manage these properties on their own.
Alongside his real estate investing business, Jules has also worked as a Police Officer for 29 years. For 11 of those years he worked with the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) and subsequently moved to where he currently works with the Rama Police Service. Rama Police Service happens to be the focus of the A.P.T.N. series: Tribal Police Files, which followed Jules and team during season 2.
On the latest episode of The Everyday Millionaire, Jules shares his investing knowledge and experience, how he acquired his portfolio, along with a tremendous story of lessons learned, adversity overcome and gratitude within it all. He also talks about how we wouldn’t be who and where we are without the paths we choose, the importance of a healthy lifestyle, and more!