Real Estate Investing

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Real Estate Investing

If you're interested in Real Estate Investing, or if you are an established Real Estate Investor, these books are incredible resources in choosing properties wisely and making sure you are getting the highest returns on your investments.

 
 
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FLIP: How to Find, Fix, and Sell Houses for Profit
By Rick Villani, Clay Davis, Gary Keller (Foreword)

Rick Villani and Clay Davis are senior executives at HomeFixers, North America’s leading real estate rehab franchise.

•  Paperback
 
Flipping Houses For Dummies
By Ralph R. Roberts, Joe Kraynak

Flipping Houses For Dummies reveals the risks and rewards of flipping properties; helps you determine whether you have the time, energy, cash, and other resources to be successful; and then conveys the expert knowledge that those who wish to pursue house flipping need in order to minimize risk and maximize potential profits in a very competitive market.

•  Paperback
 
How to Get Rich in Real Estate, and Have a Life!
By Wayne Morgan

Real Estate is the best business in the world, offering unlimited income, the opportunity to own your own business, be your own boss and get in control of your life. This expose, written by two top industry insiders operating one of the most successful training programs in America today, reveals the myths, takes away the mystery and explains in three simple steps how to become a highly successful entrepreneur in the nation's largest professional trade organization.

•  Paperback
 
National Real Estate Investor Magazine

Over 7,000 individual and company listings in 19 real estate classifications. Plus a real estate executive salary survey.

Feature articles, interviews, business profiles, city/area reviews, financial news, legislation, lease transactions, sales and purchases and news of note aimed at professionals in commercial and industrial real estate.

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Rich Dad's Advisors®: The ABC's of Real Estate Investing: The Secrets of Finding Hidden Profits Most Investors Miss

The ABC's of Real Estate Investing will:
*Achieve wealth and cash flow through real estate
*Overcome the myths that are holding you back
*Find property with real profit potential
*Evaluate a property and set your own purchase price
*Negotiate the deal based on the numbers
*Discover hidden profits in the properties you buy or own
*Increase your income through proven property management techniques

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The Automatic Millionaire Homeowner: A Powerful Plan to Finish Rich in Real Estate
By David Bach

Imagine this. You buy a home, live in it, then buy another. You build your wealth through real estate—and then retire rich. It may sound too good to be true. But it's not. It has happened, it's happening now and it will continue to happen for millions of people over the next few decades. The question is, will it happen for you?

•  Hardcover
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•  Hardcover (Large Print)
 
The Millionaire Maker

There are only two things millionaires have that you don’t: wealth and the knowledge to build wealth. But that’s all about to change. Thanks to “Millionaire Maker” Loral Langemeier, you can develop the same financial intelligence that millionaires use to create, grow, and sustain their fortunes.  Regardless of your income—and in as little as one year—the exclusive wealth-building method in The Millionaire Maker can have you generating enough money to

  • Quit your job and start doing the things you love
  • Control and then eliminate your debt no matter how much you owe
  • Live your life on your schedule—instead of your employer’s
•  Hardcover
•  Audio CD
 
The Millionaire Real Estate Investor
By Gary Keller, Dave Jenks, Jay Papasan

Anyone who seeks financial wealth must first learn the fundamental truths and models that drive it. The Millionaire Real Estate Investor represents the collected wisdom and experience of over 100 millionaire investors from all walks of life who pursued financial wealth and achieved the life-changing freedom it delivers. This book--in straightforward, no nonsense, easy-to-read style--reveals their proven strategies.

•  Paperback
•  Digital
 
The Money Coach's Guide to Your First Million

As seen on CNBC, “Dr. Phil,” “Starting Over,” and “Tavis Smiley”
The Money Coach's Guide to Your First Million tells you exactly what to do. First you'll formulate an easy-to-follow budget that fits your lifestyle. Then you'll be able to construct a plan to get out of debt, establish perfect credit, and save a bundle, using the same strategies the wealthy do to manage the money they have-and to keep making more.  This step by step program lists everything necessary to get you out of debt and on your way to making millions!

•  Hardcover
 
The Pre-Foreclosure Property Investor's Kit How to Make Money Buying Distressed Real Estate -- Before the Public Auction

Pre-foreclosure real estate is one of the hottest investment opportunities on the market. The Pre-Foreclosure Property Investors Kit offers step-by-step instruction and no-nonsense advice on how to find great deals, estimate fair market value, negotiate with sellers, sell your property on your own, and win big in real estate. You\'ll learn how to get the best deals on foreclosure properties before they go to auction and utilize simple ready-made worksheets, checklists, forms, and agreements that make getting started easy. Even people of modest means can get into pre-foreclosure investing—all it takes is a little hard work, persistence, and the tools you\'ll find in this handy guide.

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The Single Woman's Guide to Real Estate: All You Need to: Buy Your First Home, Buy a Vacation Home, Keep a Home After a Divorce, Invest in Property
By Susan Hawthorne and Donna Raskin

Being in the Real Estate Industry is tough enough, let alone being a single mother in the Industry!
Single Mother, Donna Raskin, and prominent real estate entrepreneur, Susan Hawthorne, give you firsthand advice on how to invest your hard-earned money wisely, no matter how volatile the real estate market may be.

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Real Estate Investing Blogs and Articles
  • 15 Tips for Negotiating Your Purchase Price
  •       When sitting in front of a seller, negotiating a purchase price that is acceptable to both of you can take time and be a bit intimidating for both parties. Here are some of the things we use that make the process much more simple and successful for everyone involved.
  • Winter Is Coming - It's a Great Time for Real Estate Investing
  •       Many investors say that December or January are their most profitable months. Why?
  • Wholesaling The Deal: How to Build Rapport With Home Owners and Cash Buyers
  •       Communication is the key to any/every cash transaction. We communicate with words, body language, and with facial expressions. Our success depends on how well we use our words, how well we use our body, or the type of facial expressions we use while communicating with others.
  • Real Estate Valuation Analysis - How to Assess Investment Properties Within Minutes
  •       From a quantitative viewpoint, investing in real estate is to some degree like investing in stocks. To benefit in real estate speculations, investors must decide the estimation of the properties they purchase and make instructed surmises about how much profit these ventures will create, whether through property appreciation, rental pay or a mix of both.
  • Real Estate Investing, College Housing Properties
  •       Smaller real estate investors often overlook the potential of college housing for rental income properties. Student housing is often in short supply. large single-family homes can be converted to dorm-style accommodations. This real estate investing tactic encompasses universities, colleges, tech schools and career centers.
  • Zillow Takes Aim at Small Investors
  •       This is a little different type of article than I typically write but I found this interesting and wanted to share. A few months ago, Zillow announced its Instant Offers program, which basically allows sellers to get offers on their homes within two days from institutional investors. These investors are highly qualified buyers and close with all cash within a week.
  • "Wholesaling" Real Estate - What Is It?
  •       If you're a real estate investor, you've either wholesaled properties or heard about others doing it. In real estate, what exactly is a "wholesale"?

    Real Estate News
  • #254: Tim Ferriss on Real Estate, Becoming a Top Performer and His Tribe of Mentors
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    Today's guest needs no introduction, but this would look funny without one so here we go! Today on The BiggerPockets Podcast we sit down with Tim Ferriss, author of #1 New York Times Bestseller, "The Four Hour Work Week"ť and his newest title, "Tribe of Mentors"ť and dive DEEP into the patterns that make high achievers accomplish so much. This show is unlike any other episode of our podcast, and we can't guarantee you'll be the same person when you finish.  You'll also discover Tim's unique approach to real estate investing, as well as the books, apps, and routines that has made Tim one of the most influential thought leaders in our world today.

  • #253: Recession-Resistant Investing & the Benefits of Buying Shopping Centers with David Puchi
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    Most of the guests here on the BiggerPockets Podcast have focused on residential properties"”but there is a whole different world to explore in the commercial real estate space. That's why we're thrilled to bring you this powerful interview with an investor who's truly crushing the commercial real estate industry! Our guest today is David Puchi, an investor who owns more than 50 neighborhood shopping centers ("strip malls"ť) throughout the United States. David tells how he built this massive portfolio and why he believes it is one of the best real estate niches to be a part of. This show will open your eyes to an exciting world you never knew existed.

  • #252: House Hacking (Your First Deal) & Life Hacking with Craig Curelop
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    People spend years thinking about buying real estate - but many never take the first step. Not today's guest, though! Today we sit down with Craig Curelop, a new investor in the expensive Denver Market as he shares his story of buying his very first "house hack"ť and how's he's actually getting PAID to live for free. You'll also learn some other really creative way Craig is generating extra income each month (including renting out his car!) on his quest for financial freedom. It's a super inspiring story with a plethora of tips, so don't miss a moment of it!

  • #251: Replacing Your Income with Real Estate as a DIY Landlord with Eric Drenckhahn
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    How do you build up an arsenal of relevant landlording knowledge? Through hands-on experience. Eric Drenckhahn is a "DIY landlord" who has managed his mid-sized portfolio for years and who has come across countless maintenance and landlording issues. Join us in picking his experienced mind across a myriad of real estate issues and learn how to become a successful DIY landlord.

    Check the full show notes here: http://biggerpockets.com/show251

  • #250: Grant Cardone on Multifamily Investing and Why You Should Never Buy a House!
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    It's the episode you've been waiting for: Grant Cardone is BACK on the BiggerPockets Podcast! Last time Grant was on the show he owned $350 million in real estate. Now, with over $600 million, he's just warming up! From the moment this show begins, it's a high-powered, fast-moving, high-level (and hilarious) explosion of information and entertainment aimed to motivate, educate, and inspire you to greatness. You'll hear why Grant thinks buying a house is one of the stupidest decisions one can make, his plan for avoiding the next real estate decline, and why he says NOW is the best time to invest in real estate"”plus a lot more.  

  • #249: House Hacking, Live-In Flips, and Investing Purposefully with Josh Daniels
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    Why do you want to invest in real estate? Is it just about having a lot of units - or is it about creating a life you can be proud of? On today's episode of The BiggerPockets Podcast, we sit down with Josh Daniels, a real estate investor in Montana who, along with his wife Summer, have chosen to buy fewer - but better - deals on their quest for financial freedom. You'll hear about Josh's highly-creative actions that turned their first deal into a cash-cow, as well as the shift to (and reason for) investing in single family houses. You'll love Josh's attitude toward financial freedom, as well as his message that you don't need hundreds of units to be free.

  • #248: From Shop Teacher to Multifamily Syndicator with Todd Dexheimer
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    Looking to scale up your real estate investing business? If so "“ don't miss this incredibly powerful episode of The BiggerPockets Podcast. On today's show you'll meet Todd Dexheimer, who started investing in real estate while working a full-time job as a shop teacher at a Minnesota High School. Todd walks us through his journey of quitting his job and scaling his business to hundreds of flips and rental properties in just a few short years. You'll hear how Todd analyzes markets before deals, how he puts together the financing on large multifamily purchases, and he'll show you how to build a solid team "“ no matter how far away you are located.


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