#AskBP 048: What Are The Most Common Mistakes New Real Estate Investors Make?

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What Are The Most Common Mistakes New Real Estate Investors Make?

When building your real estate business, it’s great to learn from mistakes… but those mistakes don’t have to be yours! In this episode of the #AskBP Podcast, Brandon shares the 10 biggest mistakes he sees new real estate investors make and offers advice on how you can bypass those mistakes to find incredible success. Stay tuned!

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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.

    David I. Investor from Grand Prairie , Texas
    Replied about 4 years ago
    @Brandon I swear you nailed it! Awesome! Priceless info “Golden Nuggets Everywhere” too many to hold by hand. I know for sure I definitely need some Bigger-pockets 🙂 … Sorry had too lol See you all at the webinar later on today! Thanks, David