Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode Founder and Host, Dave Knight is a full time Police Officer who outside the workplace has been able to grow a multi-million dollar rental income portfolio.

First Responders Wealth Network Podcast was created to help ALL First Responders become educated and exposed to the possibilities of real estate investing, the strategies used to grow your wealth, and to stop relying on your paycheque and pensions alone.

Top millionaire investors, industry leading professionals, and success stories from other First Responder investors throughout Canada and United States are showcased weekly to share their journey and lessons learned.

Dave’s mission is to help educate, inspire to take action, create a network, and change ALL first responders mindset on how they approach their financial future or retirement. #911WealthNetwork 

Jun 20, 2022

Today, we are joined by Dean Curtis, an Acting Platoon Chief at the Guelph Fire Department for 27 years. He is a Real Estate investor with over 20 years of investing experience specializing in short-term vacation rentals. He has grown his personal investment portfolio and inventory of managed cottage vacation rental properties to 11 properties through his management company Serenity Vacation Rentals. Dean has been featured on AM 570 news “Your Money Matters”, on the “Vacation Rental Success” podcast, and in Canadian Real Estate Wealth magazine. 

In this episode, he will talk about how he got a big cash flow and the cons and pros of Short Term Rentals. Let's learn from his experience! What are you waiting for? Hit that play button now!


[03:25] How did The (G.R.E.A.T.) Meetup Group started?

[06:09] Growth Mindest: The Real Estate Investor Mindset

[09:58] Dean’s experience in the short-term rental world

[16:01] Pros and Cons of Short Term Rentals

[17:41] How to Choose a Short-Term Rental Property Management Company?

[25:10] How does short-term rental work in Ontario?


LinkedIn: Dean Curtis

Facebook: Dean Curtis Real Estate

Guelph Real Estate Acquisitions Team (G.R.E.A.T.)

Instagram: deancurtisrealestate

Meetup: Guelph Real Estate Acquisitions Team (G.R.E.A.T.)