#AskBP 021: I’ve Got $65,000… How Do I Get Started Investing in Real Estate?

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I’ve Got $65,000… How Do I Get Started Investing in Real Estate?

Not everyone starts their real estate journey without any cash, which can give someone a huge jumpstart on their investing. However, cash can also be dangerous to a newbie! On this episode of the #AskBP Podcast, Brandon shares three different options for using that $65,000 to create wealth, and learn why this is one of the hardest questions to answer. Whether you are starting with $65,000 or $650… don’t miss this episode!

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Brandon Turner is an active real estate investor, entrepreneur, writer, and co-host of the BiggerPockets Podcast. He began buying rental properties and flipping houses at age 21, discovering he didn’t need to work 40 years at a corporate job to have “the good life.” Today, with nearly 100 rental units and dozens of rehabs under his belt, he continues to invest in real estate while also showing others the power, and impact, of financial freedom. His writings have been featured on,,, Money Magazine, and numerous other publications across the web and in print media. He is the author of The Book on Investing in Real Estate with No (and Low) Money Down, The Book on Rental Property Investing, and co-author of The Book on Managing Rental Properties, which he wrote alongside his wife, Heather, and How to Invest in Real Estate, which he wrote alongside Joshua Dorkin. A life-long adventurer, Brandon (along with Heather and daughter Rosie) splits his time between his home in Washington State and various destinations around the globe.

    Gregory Jackson Real Estate Agent from Boston, MA
    Replied over 4 years ago
    Brandon, Nicely done! I like this new, succinct podcast format packed w/ great content. More, more! (sparks & holds up Zippo). Greg