Note: We do not have any relationship, paid or otherwise, with any of these influencers. They are simply people we look up to in the field of real estate investing.
Robert Kiyosaki, Author of Rich Dad Poor Dad
So many real estate investors got into the business after reading Robert Kiyosaki’s 1997 book Rich Dad Poor Dad, which is the bestselling financial book of all time. Even 20 years after the book’s release, Kiyosaki is inspiring countless people and teaching them about finances with a multitude of different resources: books, a radio show, a mini-documentary, coaching programs, speaking engagements, online games and apps, and more. While Kiyosaki isn’t solely planted in the real estate business, he believes that real estate is one of the best pathways to financial success. If you aren’t familiar with his work, we encourage you to check it out at www.richdad.com, where you can find free resources like blogs and articles.
Tom Ferry, Real Estate Coach and Speaker
Tom has been sharing his wisdom with real estate professionals for 3 decades, and he often tops lists of influential real estate educators. He started his own training and coaching company, Tom Ferry International, and he travels around speaking all over the country. Over the years, he has built up a huge arsenal of information to help investors and agents alike. He also wrote the New York Times Best Seller Life! By Design, which is, according to the book jacket, “a vivid blueprint for positive change in both business and personal life.” The great thing about Tom Ferry is that he doesn’t just share real estate investing tips, though he’s very knowledgeable about that. He has a more holistic approach to helping people thrive in both life and business. Visit www.tomferry.com to learn more and to find his books and other resources.
Grant Cardone, Author and Speaker
Cardone is the author of the popular books The 10X Rule and Sell or Be Sold: How to Get Your Way in Business and in Life, along with 5 other books. He is a business and sales expert who works one-on-one with small companies and Fortune 500 companies and hosts sold-out webinars and seminars around the country. He is an expert in several fields: business, sales and marketing, real estate, and the auto industry. His business and sales background gives him lots of valuable, practical insight for real estate investors. Visit www.grantcardone.com for a multitude of resources that will help you boost your real estate investing business.
Joe Fairless, Author and Host of The Best Ever Show
Props to this guy: at the time of writing this blog, he has released 1,145 episodes of his daily podcast The Best Ever Show! In addition to having the longest-running daily real estate podcast on the planet, Joe is the author of the book Best Real Estate Investing Advice Ever. He also controls $191 million worth of real estate—a feat that most of us can only dream of! Many young investors are following in Joe’s footsteps and achieving financial success through real estate. Find his blogs, podcast, and book at his website, www.joefairless.com.