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Here are some books and guides (some of which may be internet guides, downloadable electronic guides and eBooks) about real estate.

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The Book on Rental Property Investing: How to Create Wealth and Passive Income Through Intelligent Buy & Hold Real Estate Investing!

By Brandon Turner

BiggerPockets
Released: 2015-10-28
Paperback (341 pages)

The Book on Rental Property Investing: How to Create Wealth and Passive Income Through Intelligent Buy & Hold Real Estate Investing!
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Every strategy, tool, tip, and technique you need to become a millionaire rental property investor!

If you’re considering using rental properties to build wealth or obtain financial freedom, this book is a must-read. With nearly 400 pages of in-depth advice for building wealth through rental properties, The Book on Rental Property Investing imparts the practical and exciting strategies that investors across the world are using to build significant cash flow through real estate investing.

Investor, bestselling author, and co-host of The BiggerPockets Podcast, Brandon Turner, has one goal in mind: to give you everything you need to become a millionaire rental property investor―while helping you avoid the junk that pulls down so many wannabes! New and experienced investors alike will learn how to build an achievable plan, find incredible deals, pay for your rentals, and much more.

Inside, you will learn:

  • Why many real estate investors fail, and how you can ensure you don’t!
  • Four unique, easy-to-follow strategies you can begin implementing today
  • Creative tips for finding incredible deals―even in competitive markets
  • How to achieve success without touching a toilet, paintbrush, or broom
  • Actionable ideas for financing rentals, no matter how much cash you have
  • Advice on keeping your wealth by deferring (and eliminating) taxes
  • And so much more!
  • Buy, Rehab, Rent, Refinance, Repeat: The BRRRR Rental Property Investment Strategy Made Simple

    By David M Greene

    BiggerPockets
    Released: 2019-05-16
    Paperback (192 pages)

    Buy, Rehab, Rent, Refinance, Repeat: The BRRRR Rental Property Investment Strategy Made Simple
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    More than 54,000 units sold of David Greene's first bestseller, Long-Distance Real Estate Investing

    Invest in real estate and never run out of money―using the hottest strategy in the real estate world!

    For years, investors have built wealth through real estate the hard way: saving money slowly and sacrificing their current happiness for a future reward. While this method should produce results in the long run, what if there's a better, more efficient way? What if you can build a real estate empire in years instead of decades?

    Buy, Rehab, Rent, Refinance, Repeat is the first book about the incredible strategy that's sweeping the nation. BRRRR real estate investing has long been a hidden secret of those with decades of experience, but this book will tear down the barriers, reveal the truth, and make financial freedom more attainable than ever. Author and investor David Greene shares the exact systems and processes used to scale his business from buying two houses per year to buying two houses per month using BRRRR. This book will teach you an easy-to-follow plan that will grow your wealth quickly without letting a lack of cash get in the way of pulling it all off.

    The BRRRR strategy has changed countless lives, and this book details the exact steps needed for it to change yours. It's time to BRRRR your way to financial independence and grow your wealth!

    Inside, you'll discover:

  • A solid plan for getting started, even with limited capital
  • How to identify target properties locally and all over the country
  • Negotiating strategies for making offers that get accepted
  • How to recover 100% (or more) of your money in a deal
  • Unique ways to increase a property's value (and your own net worth)
  • The key to identifying emerging markets destined for huge growth
  • How to recruit top talent to work on your deals (so they build wealth for you!)
  • And so much more!
  • Real Estate Principles: A Value Approach (Mchill-hill/Irwin Series in Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate)

    By David Ling

    McGraw-Hill Education
    Hardcover (704 pages)

    Real Estate Principles: A Value Approach (Mchill-hill/Irwin Series in Finance, Insurance, and Real Estate)
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    Real Estate Principles: A Value Approach demonstrates how value is central to virtually all real estate decision-making. Students using Ling and Archer should finish the course with a value-oriented framework and a set of valuation and decision making tools that can be applied in a variety of real-world situations. The key to making sound investment decision is to understand how property values are created, maintained, increased or destroyed.

    Since the launch of Real Estate Principles: A Value Approach, significant and lasting changes have come upon the world of real estate. This is very true in real estate finance and capital sources where most of the traditional lenders have been transformed or displaced, giving way to a radically different set of players in mortgage finance. There has been change with profound and far-reaching implications in a world where it is understandable that property values can go down as well as up. This realization will color every aspect of real estate investment, finance and transactions for the foreseeable future.

    The Millionaire Real Estate Investor

    By Gary Keller & Jay Papasan

    McGraw-Hill Education
    Released: 2005-03-17
    Paperback (432 pages)

    The Millionaire Real Estate Investor
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    • Gary Keller: The Millionaire Real Estate Investor
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    “This book is not just a bargain, it’s a steal. It’s filled with practical, workable advice for anyone wanting to build wealth.”―Mike Summey, co-author of the bestselling The Weekend Millionaire’s Secrets to Investing in Real Estate

    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.

    The Millionaire Real Estate Investor is your handbook to the tried and true financial wealth building vehicle that rewards patience and perseverance and is available to all--real estate. You'll learn:

    • Myths about money and investing that hold people back and how to develop the mindset of a millionaire investor
    • How to develop sound criteria for identifying great real estate investment opportunities
    • How to zero in on the key terms of any transaction and achieve the best possible deals
    • How to develop the "dream team" that will help you build your millionaire investment business
    • Proven models and strategies millionaire investors use to track their net worth, understand their finances, build their network, lead generate for properties and acquire them

    The Millionaire Real Estate Investor is about you and your money. It's about your financial potential. It's about discovering the millionaire investor in you.

    The Book on Estimating Rehab Costs: The Investor's Guide to Defining Your Renovation Plan, Building Your Budget, and Knowing Exactly How Much It All Costs

    By J Scott

    BiggerPockets
    Released: 2019-01-17
    Paperback (195 pages)

    The Book on Estimating Rehab Costs: The Investor s Guide to Defining Your Renovation Plan, Building Your Budget, and Knowing Exactly How Much It All Costs
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    How much does it really cost to flip a house? In this new second edition, get all the updated costs, upgrade details, and associated values when it comes to estimating your next renovation!

    Determine how to accurately estimate all the costs you are likely to face during renovation―and get all of your rehab questions answered in a single place! In The Book on Estimating Rehab Costs, expert real estate investor and fix-and-flipper J Scott reveals the tried-and-tested steps of his professional framework and his methodology for precisely evaluating renovation costs from hundreds of his own successful rehab projects. Learn every detailed tip, trick, and tactic you need to accurately budget any house flipping project or investment property renovation.

    You don't need to be a contractor to flip houses, but you do need to know the fundamentals of budgeting and pricing your renovation―including everything from cosmetic renovations to complex installations and upgrades. Whether you are preparing to walk through your very first rehab project or you’re an experienced home flipper, this handbook will be your guide to identifying renovation projects, creating a scope of work, and staying on budget to ensure a timely profit!

    Inside, you will learn how to:

  • Inspect every aspect of a property to create your renovation scope
  • Decide which upgrade options provide the biggest bang for your buck
  • Identify the 150+ most common renovations you'll likely encounter
  • Recognize big problems (like mold and termites!) and quickly fix them
  • Assign accurate prices to every rehab task to build a detailed budget
  • Determine which contractors are best for certain repairs or projects
  • Break down the top 25 basic components of a renovation
  • And so much more!
  • The Millionaire Real Estate Agent: It's Not About the Money...It's About Being the Best You Can Be!

    By Gary Keller & Jay Papasan

    McGraw-Hill Education
    Released: 2004-04-01
    Paperback (368 pages)

    The Millionaire Real Estate Agent: It s Not About the Money...It s About Being the Best You Can Be!
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    • McGraw-Hill
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    Take your real estate career to the highest level!

    "Whether you are just getting started or a veteran in the business, The Millionaire Real Estate Agent is the step-by-step handbook for seeking excellence in your profession and in your life."
    --Mark Victor Hansen, cocreator, #1 New York Times bestselling series Chicken Soup for the Soul

    "This book presents a new paradigm for real estate and should be required reading for real estate professionals everywhere."
    --Robert T. Kiyosaki, New York Times bestselling author of Rich Dad, Poor Dad

    The Millionaire Real Estate Agent explains:

    • Three concepts that drive production
    • Economic, organizational, and lead generation models that are the foundations of any high-achiever's business
    • How to "Earn a Million," "Net a Million," and "Receive a Million" in annual income

    The Book on Managing Rental Properties: A Proven System for Finding, Screening, and Managing Tenants with Fewer Headaches and Maximum Profits

    By Brandon Turner

    Biggerpockets
    Released: 2015-10-28
    Paperback (370 pages)

    The Book on Managing Rental Properties: A Proven System for Finding, Screening, and Managing Tenants with Fewer Headaches and Maximum Profits
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    From the top-selling author of The Book on Rental Property Investing, this companion book will be your comprehensive guide to effectively managing tenants in your rental properties.

    No matter how great you are at finding good rental property deals, you could lose everything if you don’t manage your properties correctly. However, being a landlord doesn’t have to mean middle-of-the-night phone calls, costly evictions, or daily frustrations with ungrateful tenants. Being a landlord can be fun―but only if you do it right.

    That’s why Brandon and Heather Turner―husband and wife team behind nearly 100 rental units and dozens of rehab projects―wrote this comprehensive book that will change the way you think about being a landlord. Written with both new and experienced landlords in mind, The Book on Managing Rental Properties takes you on an insider tour of the Turners’ management business, so you can discover exactly how they have maximized their profit, minimized their stress, and how they have a blast doing it!

    Inside, you'll discover:

  • The subtle mindset shift that will increase your chance at success one hundred times over
  • Low-cost strategies for attracting the best tenants who won’t rip you off
  • Seven types of tenants who we’ll NEVER rent to―and who you shouldn’t, either!
  • Nineteen provisions that your rental lease should include in order to protect yourself
  • Practical tips to assure your tenant pays on time and stays long-term
  • How to take the pain and stress out of your bookkeeping and taxes
  • And much more!
  • Trump: The Art of the Deal

    By Donald J. Trump

    Penguin
    Released: 1987-11-12
    Hardcover (246 pages)

    Trump: The Art of the Deal
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    President Donald J. Trump lays out his professional and personal worldview in this classic work—a firsthand account of the rise of America’s foremost deal-maker.

    “I like thinking big. I always have. To me it’s very simple: If you’re going to be thinking anyway, you might as well think big.”—Donald J. Trump

    Here is Trump in action—how he runs his organization and how he runs his life—as he meets the people he needs to meet, chats with family and friends, clashes with enemies, and challenges conventional thinking. But even a maverick plays by rules, and Trump has formulated time-tested guidelines for success. He isolates the common elements in his greatest accomplishments; he shatters myths; he names names, spells out the zeros, and fully reveals the deal-maker’s art. And throughout, Trump talks—really talks—about how he does it. Trump: The Art of the Deal is an unguarded look at the mind of a brilliant entrepreneur—the ultimate read for anyone interested in the man behind the spotlight.

    Praise for Trump: The Art of the Deal

    “Trump makes one believe for a moment in the American dream again.”—The New York Times

    “Donald Trump is a deal maker. He is a deal maker the way lions are carnivores and water is wet.”—Chicago Tribune
     
    “Fascinating . . . wholly absorbing . . . conveys Trump’s larger-than-life demeanor so vibrantly that the reader’s attention is instantly and fully claimed.”—Boston Herald
     
    “A chatty, generous, chutzpa-filled autobiography.”—New York Post

    The Dreamt Land: Chasing Water and Dust Across California

    By Mark Arax

    Knopf
    Released: 2019-05-21
    Hardcover (576 pages)

    The Dreamt Land: Chasing Water and Dust Across California
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    "[An] exhaustive, deeply reported account . . . Few other journalists could have written a book as personal and authoritative . . . As Arax makes plain in this important book, it's been the same story in California for almost two centuries now: When it comes to water, 'the resource is finite. The greed isn't.'" --Gary Krist, The New York Times Book Review

    A vivid, searching journey into California's capture of water and soil--the epic story of a people's defiance of nature and the wonders, and ruin, it has wrought


    Mark Arax is from a family of Central Valley farmers, a writer with deep ties to the land who has watched the battles over water intensify even as California lurches from drought to flood and back again. In The Dreamt Land, he travels the state to explore the one-of-a-kind distribution system, built in the 1940s, '50s and '60s, that is straining to keep up with California's relentless growth.

    This is a heartfelt, beautifully written book about the land and the people who have worked it--from gold miners to wheat ranchers to small fruit farmers and today's Big Ag. Since the beginning, Californians have redirected rivers, drilled ever-deeper wells and built higher dams, pushing the water supply past its limit.

    The Dreamt Land weaves reportage, history and memoir to confront the "Golden State" myth in riveting fashion. No other chronicler of the West has so deeply delved into the empires of agriculture that drink so much of the water. The nation's biggest farmers--the nut king, grape king and citrus queen--tell their story here for the first time.
    This is a tale of politics and hubris in the arid West, of imported workers left behind in the sun and the fatigued earth that is made to give more even while it keeps sinking. But when drought turns to flood once again, all is forgotten as the farmers plant more nuts and the developers build more houses.

    Arax, the native son, is persistent and tough as he treks from desert to delta, mountain to valley. What he finds is hard earned, awe-inspiring, tragic and revelatory. In the end, his compassion for the land becomes an elegy to the dream that created California and now threatens to undo it.

    The Book on Flipping Houses: How to Buy, Rehab, and Resell Residential Properties

    By J Scott

    BiggerPockets
    Released: 2019-01-17
    Paperback (320 pages)

    The Book on Flipping Houses: How to Buy, Rehab, and Resell Residential Properties
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    Entirely revised and updated, with more than 60,000 first edition copies sold! Learn how to find a great investment property, fix it up, and walk away with a profit.

    Are you inspired to leave your 9-to-5 job and start flipping houses? In The Book on Flipping Houses, expert real estate fix-and-flipper J Scott details a step-by-step plan to succeed in your first―or next―house flip. This revised edition of the bestselling book includes new explanations on the ins-and-outs of flipping real estate in any part of the economic cycle, more options on how to finance your flips, and a focus on larger renovation projects not previously discussed.

    This no-fluff book contains a detailed flipping blueprint perfect for both the complete newbie and seasoned real estate pro. If you’re looking to build a profitable, efficient house flipping business, let this easy-to-follow book act as your guide!

    In this book, you'll discover how to:

  • Implement the 7 most common and creative financing strategies
  • Evaluate the profitability of deals quickly and accurately
  • Determine the types of properties you should invest in
  • Perform due diligence to ensure your deal is a winner
  • Identify the best locations to build your flipping business
  • Create a scope of work, budget, and schedule that generates profit
  • Find and hire the best contractors to manage your rehab to completion
  • Sell the renovated property quickly and at the highest possible price
  • ...And so much more!

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