Real Estate Investing Quotes

Real Estate Investing Quotes by Peter Lynch, Warren Buffett, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Jesse H. Jones, Ivanka Trump, Theodore Roosevelt and many others.

Know what you own, and know why you own it.

Know what you own, and know why you own it.
Peter Lynch
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don’t do too many things wrong.
Warren Buffett
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.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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
Real estate is my life. It is my day job, if you will. But it consumes my nights and weekends, too.
Ivanka Trump
You ought to be able to explain why you’re taking the job you’re taking, why you’re making the investment you’re making, or whatever it may be. And if it can’t stand applying pencil to paper, you’d better think it through some more. And if you can’t write an intelligent answer to those questions, don’t do it.
Warren Buffett
It’s far better to buy a wonderful company at a fair price than a fair company at a wonderful price.
Warren Buffett
Only when the tide goes out do you discover who’s been swimming naked.
Warren Buffett
A public-opinion poll is no substitute for thought.
Warren Buffett
Wide diversification is only required when investors do not understand what they are doing.
Warren Buffett
Our favorite holding period is forever.
Warren Buffett
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.
Theodore Roosevelt
We will reject interesting opportunities rather than over-leverage our balance sheet.
Warren Buffett
I really like my life. I’ve arranged my life so that I can do what I want.
Warren Buffett
Landlords grow rich in their sleep without working, risking or economising
John Stuart Mill
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.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Real estate investing, even on a very small scale, remains a tried and true means of building an individual’s cash flow and wealth.
Robert Kiyosaki