What is the best way to get started investing in real estate? The problem with this question is that there are SO many different pieces of advice. That’s why we’re excited to bring you one of the most unique episodes of the BiggerPockets Podcast we’ve ever had. In this episode, Josh Dorkin is back—and he and Brandon deliver a series of interviews with some of the past guests from the BiggerPockets Podcast, including David Greene, Kenyon Meadows, Andrew Cushman, Arianne Lemire, Darren Sager, Ryan Murdock, Tim Shiner, Anson Young, Zeona McIntyre, and Ben Leybovich.
In This Episode We Cover:Why live and rent with Tim ShinerDarren Sager on what real estate investing strategy to focus onHow to know if you’re ready with Ben LeybovichHow Zeona McIntyre converts any kind of property into rentalsAnson Young’s thoughts on when to tackle projects with grit and when to quitWhy Kenyon Meadows thinks you should find an in-person mentorDavid Greene’s “one thing”How Arianne Lemire analyzes a deal each dayWhy Andrew Cushman focuses on process rather than outcomeRyan Murdock’s concept of cash reservesHow to live-in flip with Mindy JensenAnd SO much more!Links from the ShowBiggerPockets ForumsBiggerPockets StoreBiggerPockets WebinarBiggerPockets EventsBiggerPockets Money PodcastBooks Mentioned in this ShowHow to Invest in Real Estate by Josh Dorkin and Brandon TurnerInvesting in Real Estate with No or Low Money Down by Brandon TurnerSet for Life by Scott TrenchUltimate Beginner’s Guide to Real Estate Investing by BiggerPocketsRich Dad Poor Dad by Robert T. KiyosakiLong-Distance Real Estate Investing by David GreeneEmerging Real Estate Markets by David LindahlMy Wife Hates Loves Rent Houses by Tim and Crystal ShinerEntrepreneurial Reflections by Jay RodgersHamburger America by George MotzNever Split the Difference by Chris VossExactly What to Say by Phil M. JonesHow I Turned $1,000 into Five Million in Real Estate in My Spare Time by William NickersonWay of the Peaceful Warrior by Dan MillmanFinding and Funding Great Deals by Anson YoungGrit: The Power of Passion and Perseverance by Angela DuckworthHigh Performance Habits by Brendon BurchardAlternative Financial Medicine by Kenyon Meadows M.D.Building Wealth One House at a Time by John SchaubThe ONE Thing by Gary KellerThinking in Bets by Annie DukeLiving with a SEAL by Jesse ItzlerExtreme Ownership by Jocko WillinkSo Good They Can’t Ignore You by Cal NewportMiracle Morning by Hal ElrodThe 4-hour Workweek by Timothy FerrissRichest Man in Babylon by George S. ClasonHow to Sell Your Home by Mindy JensenTweetable Topics:“I really don’t care that much if I’m negative or positive. My bigger thing is appreciation.” —Tim Shiner (Tweet This!)“You can’t do something until you are ready to do it.” —Ben Leybovich (Tweet This!)“Everything that we do has a process.” —Brandon Turner (Tweet This!)“You can go for an online course or YouTube videos, but you cannot replace that in-person mentor.” —Kenyon Meadows (Tweet This!)“Stop thinking that what you need is someone to hold your hand and walk you through this.” —David Greene (Tweet This!)“Daily, consistent action will lead to great results.” —Arianne Lemire (Tweet This!)“Focus on the process and not the outcome.” —Andrew Cushman (Tweet This!)“Failure is not a failure if you learn from it.” —Andrew Cushman (Tweet This!)Connect with the Guests (through BiggerPockets)Tim ShinerDarren SagerBen LeybovichZeona McIntyreAnson YoungKenyon MeadowsDavid GreeneArianne LemireAndrew CushmanRyan MurdockMindy Jensen