Recession-Resistant Investments with Lisa Hylton, Ep. 340

Lisa Hylton is the host of The Level Up REI podcast and also is the founder of She runs a real estate investment company that provides opportunities for entrepreneurs and business owners to invest in tax-efficient real estate investments.

Let’s dive in to learn more about Lisa’s journey and fund investing.


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[00:01 – 05:59] Opening Segment 

  • Lisa talks about her background.
  • How her father influenced her to get into real estate
  • How she started buying properties
  • Lessons learned from her early investments

[05:59 –  17:30] Investing in Recession Resistant Assets

  • How she approached real estate before she got into syndications
  • What to watch out for in property management.
  • The magic of syndication
  • Creating a real estate business vs Being an investor 
  • Investing in recession-resistant asset classes
  • Lisa breaks down what recession-resistant asset classes are

[17:30 – 31:28] Fund Investing

  • Investing as a fund vs a general partner.
  • The benefits of a single asset fund for an investor
  • The benefits of a 506c for an investor
  • How the dollar amount invested opens up the conversation for opportunities
  • What Lisa is looking for in investors
  • Lisa talks about her podcast


[31:28 – 35:03] Bullseye Round

Apparent Failure:

Not getting into business school on the first try


Digital Resource:



Most Recommended Book:

Who not How


Daily Habit: 

Meditation, affirmation, and exercise


Curious About:

How cryptocurrencies work


I Wish I Knew When I Was Starting:

Most good things in life take time


Best Place to Grab a Bite in LA

SOL Mexican Cocina


Contact Lisa:

To learn more about Lisa and fund investing go to and to get the free book on passive investing in real estate funds go to


Tweetable Quotes:

“The reality is life changes and sometimes you change life.” - Lisa Hylton


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