Real estate investing is a great way to build wealth, but it is also easy to get in over your head and lose money. Real estate investing is also complicated since there are a variety of ways to invest in real estate.
There are lots of books out there that promise to help you succeed in real estate. Still, many of them don’t include the practical advice you need to avoid common mistakes or provide actionable guidance on making money.
Rich Dad Poor Dad by Robert KiyosakiRich Dad Poor Dad is one of the most influential books ever written on investing. The book is narrated as a story of growing up with two dads – the poor dad (his birth father) and the rich dad (his best friend’s wealthy father).
Building Wealth One House at a Time by John SchaubIf you want to buy your first property, Building Wealth One House at a Time is the best real estate book for beginners. John Schaub walks through how he started with nothing and built an entire portfolio of rental properties.
Building on the best real estate books that explain how to invest in property without using your cash, The Book on Investing in Real Estate with No (and Low) Money Down goes a step further to explain how you can use creative financing your next property.