Building Wealth One House at a Time, Updated and Expanded Second Edition

  • 4h 25m
  • John W. Schaub
  • McGraw-Hill
  • 2016

Make your first million and earn a steady income with this updated, essential guide to real estate investing

The collapse in real estate prices from 2007 through 2012 was the most significant event in the real estate industry since the Great Depression. But today, with the real estate market rebounding, a new generation of investors is entering the field, eager to make their fortune.

Building Wealth One House at a Time, 2nd Edition provides you with a practical way to create wealth through an ethical approach of buying, financing, and managing property. Renowned real estate expert John W. Schaub takes you through his 9-step program and explains how to accumulate one million dollars’ worth of houses debt free in any market, while earning a steady cash flow.

This invaluable guide presents fresh strategies for buying and financing property, reflected in six new chapters on topics such as real estate cycles, financing real estate purchases, negotiation techniques, and retirement investing.

You’ll learn how to:

  • Finance real estate purchases without going to a bank
  • Recognize and capitalize on real estate cycles
  • Improve your negotiation skills in any situation
  • Avoid common and costly mistakes
  • Create cash flow that lasts forever, and much more

Building Wealth One House at a Time, 2nd Edition reveals how virtually anyone can accumulate houses debt free and earn an income for life.

About the Author

John W. Schaub is a nationally recognized real estate author and investor with nearly forty years of experience. He teaches real estate acquisition, management, and investment through his seminars, home-study courses, and newsletters.

In this Book

  • Introduction
  • How Buying One House at a Time Can Make You Wealthy
  • Buying the House That Will Make You the Most Money
  • Real Estate Bubbles, Crashes, and Cycles
  • Finding Opportunities That others Miss
  • Knowing What a House is Worth before You Make an Offer
  • Knowing How You are Going to Pay for a House before You Buy
  • What Makes Some Debt Dangerous and How to Borrow Safely
  • Borrowing without Going to a Bank
  • Attracting and Using Investor Money to Increase Your Profits
  • Using a Real Estate Contract to Your Advantage
  • Making the Offer
  • Secrets of Professional Negotiators
  • Buying and Selling with Agents
  • Buying and Selling Houses to Produce Cash Flow—Today
  • Selling on Lease/Options to Generate Larger Profits
  • Finding and Buying Preforeclosures and Foreclosures
  • Attracting and Training Long-Term, Low-Maintenance Tenants
  • Knowing When to Sell and How to Sell
  • Getting Your Houses Free and Clear
  • Making it Big on Little Deals
  • The Fuller Center for Housing Helping others Build Wealth, One House at a Time