Now, one thing I tell everyone is learn about real estate. Repeat after me: Real estate provides the highest returns, the greatest values and the least risk.
Real estate is the best investment on Earth. However, when the music stops playing, which happens occasionally, don’t be the one left without a chair. —Steven Ivy
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.
Well, real estate is always good, as far as I’m concerned. —Donald Trump
What we call real estate—the solid ground to build a house on—is the broad foundation on which nearly all the guilt of this world rests.
Never count on making a good sale. Have the purchase price be so attractive that even a mediocre sale gives good results.—Warren Buffett
The one thing all humans share is that we all inhabit the same limited amount of real estate, which is planet Earth.
Buy real estate in areas where the path exists… and buy more real estate where there is no path, but you can create your own.—David Waronker
Know what you own, and know why you own it.
The best time to buy a home is always five years ago.—Ray Brown
Buy land, they’re not making it anymore.
In real estate, you make 10 percent of your money because you’re a genius and 90 percent because you catch a great wave. —Jeff Greene
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Don’t wait to buy real estate. Buy real estate and wait.
(This story appears in the 13 April, 2018 issue of Forbes India. To visit our Archives, click here.)