The Biggest Obstacle for Women Renovators

The podcast for women who want to create income and a life they love through renovating

Join serial renovator Bernadette Janson as she explores the ins and outs of renovating for profit!

Bernadette has over 30 years of experience in the renovating for profit business. She’s a registered nurse, a renovator, a mum, and a teacher.

171 – Inspiring Women In Renovation with Bernadette Janson and Michelle Lewis

We Are Motivated By Our Inspiring Women In Renovation

We recently checked in with all our Wonder Women for their quarterly reviews. It struck me that all of them have inspiring goals to improve their own lives and those of their spouses, siblings, parents and, of course, their children. 

Each of our ladies has unique skills and talents they use in renovating, providing inspiration for our wonderful community. It levels up the collective intelligence of the group –  a wonderful resource for everyone. Sharing your struggles and wins with fellow women in renovating gives you the support you need to achieve your goals and be successful. Our profit tally for 2021 shows that women who love renovating can generate an income and build a life they love.

I invited our mindset and renovation coach, Michelle Lewis, to chat about our inspiring women in renovating and how they have navigated their renovating journey. She provides our Wonder Women with valuable support and guidance, helping them celebrate their big and small wins and creatively solve their renovating problems. She said:

Listen to what else she had to share with me in this episode of the She Renovates podcast.

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Episode Highlights

  • [01:11] Every single woman has a goal.
  • [03:13] It’s not just about the big wins.
  • [04:25] Money’s not everything, but it’s right up there with oxygen
  • [04:25] Get a decent income to support your borrowing capacity
  • [07:13] The total profit of Wonder Women for 2021
  • [09:27] Interest rates are moving up.
  • [10:50] Historic house renovation in the regional New South Wales.
  • [13:30] The challenging time in your journey as a renovator.
  • [14:21] Creative strategies with trades.
  • [18:26] The story of two sisters joint venturing together.
  • [23:06] Short-term renovation strategy.
  • [26:15] What’s happening in the market?

I’ve been encouraging the women to not only think about their family and other people but to also think about what they want, cuz when we align our own journey with what we passionately want for ourselves and our, goals and following what we love to do, that’s gonna have a flow and effect to the family as well.

Resources

Women in Renovating Workshop
https://www.theschoolofrenovating.com/womeninrenovating

 

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    Amazing Free Content!LeaLea707 via Apple Podcasts · Australia · 05/22/22
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    “I have been listening to this Podcast for a few years now. I love how Bernadette freely shares her experiences and knowledge of renovating and how to create wealth through property. There are many people out there doing a similar things but Bernadette is the real deal. Her down to earth approach reasonates with me and I’ve learned lots from her. I’d highly recommend She Renovates!”
    Just brilliant!fbegeng via Apple Podcasts · Australia · 03/16/22
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    “I've been binge-listening to this podcast for the past week and it's absolutely brilliant. Bernadette has amassed so much knowledge and wisdom about renovating and she shares it generously and in a really easy to understand way that's inspired me to give it a go. Her advice is practical and I love that she approaches renovating in a really ethical and open-hearted way. Every episode honestly is gold. I also love that each episode is quite short and addresses a specific topic without any waffle. Thank you so much for this podcast!”
    Practical and honest adviceLuke Marland via Apple Podcasts · Australia · 05/12/21
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    “Hands down best renovation podcast there is. There’s no scams or tricks here and Bernadette provides honest and practical advice that you can actually apply to your life. There’s also great insights into the property industry (not just renovating) and Bernadette’s simple approach gives you tools to mitigate risk and fuels confidence to start your own projects.”
    Amazing insights and adviceJennaBrad via Apple Podcasts · Australia · 03/22/21
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    “Bernadette is an inspiration. Warm, open and a fountain of wisdom and advice. I’ve learned so much about everything from renovating to selling to creating an independent future from this podcast. Look forward to every episode!”
    Practical Magic For All RenovatorsJames’ Inspiration via Apple Podcasts · Australia · 12/15/20
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    “If you need to break through any of your limitations to find the joy and success in renovation, Bernadette is your inspiration and advisor with decades of experience. Her down to earth, practical style of sharing what works and how to keep control of any renovating project is worth tuning in for - week after week. I have done a few renovations in the (distant) past and now feel motivated to go again, this time for a change of pace and new horizons. This podcast shows the way. Thanks Bernadette, James Burgin”
    My Guilty Pleasure..Tanned Greek via Apple Podcasts · Australia · 10/26/20
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    “Just dropping by to show my support for your podcast Bernadette. I look forward to each episode and I am never disappointed with the content. It’s such a generous offering and compared to many of the other property podcasts I subscribe to, yours is the clear winner. Perfectly suited to people embarking on a new renovator journey but equally suited to more experienced folk like myself - there’s something for everyone. Keep up the great work. Your honesty is so refreshing! I look forward to future learning and hearing more student success stories. Best, David Michos (And yes... a bloke) 😉”
    You would have to be crazy to miss this !!Lifestylepp via Apple Podcasts · Australia · 10/15/20
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    “If you have any interest at all in renovating, you would be crazy not to listen to every episode! As someone who has done many courses and a project manager by trade, i learn something every time. Bernadette is so genuine and generous and totally relatable. Do yourself a favour and subscribe now !”
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