Best Books for Real Estate Investors
Reading allows you to dive head first into some fascinating material. You can find books on just about anything and real estate investing is no exception. If you are a real estate investor – or hoping to one day be – there are some books that are must-reads for you.
Because there are millions of books to choose from, we have done the dirty work for you and put together a list of the most spectacular and career-changing books on the market. All you have to do is read them!
1. The Book on Rental Property Investing: How to create wealth and passive income through smart buy & hold real estate investing, by Brandon Turner.
Very real advice from an experienced real estate investor. If you find yourself wanting to succeed in the business, but you are lacking a plan, or you aren’t too sure where to start, this book is for you. Without any frills, it will guide you through the entire process – and assist with any speed bumps you may encounter.
2. What Every Real Estate Investor Needs to Know about Cash Flow… and 36 Other Key Financial Measures, by Frank Gallinelli.
You can invest in rental property all day, but that doesn’t mean you are successful at it. You need to ensure you are handling your finances appropriately to obtain the biggest ROI. And, if you aren’t, you may find that you won’t be investing very long.
Gallinelli’s book helps you discover all the ins and outs to help you make wise choices when it comes to investing.
3. Loopholes of Real Estate, by Garrett Sutton
When it comes to investing, you want to stay within the law. After all, finding yourself in some legal troubles could seriously hurt your future real estate investment success. Not only does Sutton provide you with guidance and strategies to protect yourself legally while investing, he also gives you some important tax loopholes you may be able to use to your advantage!
4. Profit First: A simple system to transform any business from a cash-eating monster to a money-making machine, by Mike Michalowicz
If you are new to real estate investing and you are finding it difficult to increase your profits, Michalowicz wrote this book just for you. He will help you by meeting you where you are and taking you where you want to be.
This book is not a step-by-step guide, but rather a detailed book of how you can get the most out of your investment.
5. The ABCs of Real Estate Investing: The secrets of finding hidden profits most investors miss, by Ken McElroy.
Are you planning on investing full-time as your career of choice? If so, then you will not want to miss this book. McElroy digs deep into real estate investing and uncovers hidden profits. For those who intend to invest for years, you will want to discover these profits.
This book provides easy formulas to determine potential outcomes of investments, as well as many other vital details to the business.
Marina Shlomov, a managing partner at ALH|Podland Rental Homes Property Management is the author of many articles on Landlording, Property Management, and Real Estate Investing. A residential builder in the state of Georgia since 1999 and a property manager, Marina is an investor herself. Her property management company is intended “For Investors” and “By Investors” for a simple reason – she knows what investors’ goals are and she works hard to reach their goals. In her spare time, Marina likes to spend time with her family, friends, garden, read and travel. Check her out atwww.alhpodland.com.
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