I have always liked real estate; farm land, pasture land, timber land and city property. I have had experience with all of them. I guess I just naturally like ‘the good Earth,’ the foundation of all our wealth.— Jesse H. Jones
Glamorous Investing In Real Estate quotations
The real difficulty is to overcome how you think about yourself.
Buying real estate is not only the best way, the quickest way, the safest way, but the only way to become wealthy.
Don’t stretch yourself too much with a mortgage.
Buy within your means. It’s not worth the sleepless nights.
It is when you finally learn that your are all in your mind that your real life begins.
Know what you own, and know why you own it.
Real estate cannot be lost or stolen, nor can it be carried away.
Purchased with common sense, paid for in full, and managed with reasonable care, it is about the safest investment in the world.
I've not found ! one single mutual fund, one single real estate investment, any gold, silver or anything else that has given me higher returns than: me investing in myself.
Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody is going to know whether you did it or not.
The small landholders are the most precious part of a state.
Don't wait to buy real estate. Buy real estate and wait.
As people seek to improve their living environment, there will be continuous demand for residential property. Investment in real estate market should have reasonable prospects in the long run.
A real leader faces the music, even when he doesn't like the tune.
Land monopoly is not only monopoly, but it is by far the greatest of monopolies;
it is a perpetual monopoly, and it is the mother of all other forms of monopoly.
Billy not only had a distinguished career in the Legislature, but he also has great business instincts and has done exceedingly well making investment decisions in both stocks and private ventures such as real estate.
The best real-estate investments with the highest yields are in working-class neighborhoods, because fancy properties are overpriced.
The real workout starts when you want to stop.
As long as you have more cash flowing in than flowing out, your investment is a good investment.
Now would I give a thousand furlongs of sea for an acre of barren ground.
The major fortunes in America have been made in land.
Your body will be around a lot longer than that expensive handbag. Invest in yourself.
Suppose you were a real estate investor with a 1/3 interest in the best apartment complex in town, the best mall, and the best office building. Would you feel like a poor, undiversified investor? No! But as soon as you get into stocks, people feel this way. Partly, people need to justify their fees.
Don't wait to buy land, buy land and wait.
Ninety percent of all millionaires become so through owning real estate.
More money has been made in real estate than in all industrial investments combined. The wise young man or wage earner of today invests his money in real estate.
The real question is not whether life exists after death. The real question is whether you are alive before death.
Landlords grow rich in their sleep without working, risking or economising
I advise women to invest in real estate.
It is the collateral to be preferred above all others, and the safest means of investing money.
Many novice real estate investors soon quit the profession and invest in a well-diversified portfolio of bonds. That's because, when you invest in real estate, you often see a side of humanity that stocks, bonds, mutual funds, and saving money shelter you from.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
The wise young man or wage earner of today invests his money in real estate.
Every person who invests in well-selected real estate in a growing section of a prosperous community adopts the surest and safest method of becoming independent, for real estate is the basis of wealth.
I had a couple come in with a negative amortization mortgage on a house that costs way too much relative to their income. They're consuming real estate, not investing in it.
A real decision is measured by the fact that you've taken a new action. If there's no action, you haven't truly decided.
I've leased the apartment; my partner is going to come out here. But we're keeping our house in Chicago because real estate is a really good investment and also because it is just crammed with full of stuff!
Investing in Chicago property is just Wandas first move into the U.S. real estate market.
I made a tremendous amount of money on real estate.
I'll take real estate rather than go to Wall Street and get 2.8 percent.
Travel is an investment in yourself.
There have been few things in my life which have had a more genial effect on my mind than the possession of a piece of land.
A man complained that on his way home to dinner he had every day to pass through that long field of his neighbor's. I advised him to buy it, and it would never seem long again.
It is a comfortable feeling to know that you stand on your own ground.
Land is about the only thing that can't fly away.
Real magic in relationships means an absence of judgment of others.
Make your money on the buy, not the sell;
this is true in any investment whether it's real estate, business, or the stock market
I've been in real estate for my whole life, I've been trying to sharpshoot the market with my investments, I'm never right. All you need to do is get near the bottom. That's good enough.
We were using the record as a tool to invest money into real estate all through the South, because we were living in an era where the South was changing.
In real estate you can avoid ever having to pay a capital gains tax, decade after decade, century after century. When you sell a property and make a capital gain, you simply turn around and buy a new property. The gain is not taxed. It's called "preserving your capital investment" - which goes up and up in value with each transaction.
Real estate is the best investment in the world because it is the only thing they're not making any more.