Success in real estate does not come easy. Just like any other industries, you need to have more than just the knowledge and skills. You need to have the dedication, discipline, commitment, and passion. Without these, you cannot use your knowledge and skills to a good cause.
Real estate is a multi-billion dollar industry. Many people invest in real estate because the potential to make money is high and it offers plenty of ways to do so. There are a lot of people who became millionaires after investing in real estate. However, you also need to keep in mind that plenty of people were able to lose money too. Should real estate be the one to blame? The answer is no. success in the real estate lies within your hands. It is you that determines your success.
Many successful real estate investors started without enough money at hand. What they have is the hunger to succeed. Their resourcefulness and hard work lead them to success. Is money important in real estate investing? The answer is yes. But it does not define your overall success. If money is the only thing that defines your success, then only the rich and mighty can become a successful real estate investor.
Truth be told, many successful real estate investors started from the bottom. In fact, some of them don’t even have the money, to begin with. One of the best examples of creating success in real estate is Dean Graziosi.
Who is Dean Graziosi?
Dean Graziosi is one of the successful real estate investors of his time. He is a man of many titles; a businessman, a TV personality, a motivational and inspirational speaker, and a New York Times bestselling author. The success that Dean has right now is far from his humble beginning. He came from a poor family. His mother had to work two jobs just to make ends meet.
They could not afford to live in a decent home. They live in a trailer park and he was bullied as a child because of the way he looks. At an early age, Dean started to realize that he needs to work so he can help his mother. As early as high school, he started working and when he was in college, he decided to drop out and focus more on work.
It was during that time that he devoted his time, energy, and resources to real estate. He participated in various real estate talks and reads so as to increase his knowledge and understanding of the real estate business. His success does not come easy but is all worth it.
Today, Dean is paying it forward. He reaches out to aspiring real estate investors across all platforms: TV, books, events, and podcast. Catch Dean on Twitter and other social media platforms.