You May have been to a Guru seminar if..........
- You believe brokers will continually submit deals to you although you have no capital
- You believe lenders look at the property ONLY when considering whether to lend you money, so that your multiple bankruptcies, credit score of 490, and $80,000 in credit card debt won't matter
- You think that commercial real estate sellers will accept post dated checks for $100 as sufficent earnest money.
- You believe no seller is sharp enough to see through the numerous “weasel” clauses you put into your purchase contracts
- You are persuaded that the only difference between a $1000 transaction and a $1,000,000 transaction are the amount of 0's
- You believe everyone who critsizes your plan is jealeous and wants to see you fail
- You believe that 20 years of hands on experience, a four year college degree in real estate and yearly mandatory education seminars can be trumped by the “intense training” 3 day seminar you just paid $7000 for.
- You believe that the $7000 you just borrowed on your newly increased credit line to pay for that seminar is an “investment”
- You can't believe people actually wasted $80,000 and four years of their life learning “useless” information in college
- You believe assembling your real estate “team” is your key to success and a necessary first step
- You believe you can actually contract with the best “players” in the industry although you have no experience, capital, or track record
- You believe that once you find the deal that fits the formula money will come to you
- You believe that your Guru has provided you with exclusive information on how to find “bargain” deals
- You believe one in a life time “steals” are an everyday occurance
- You believe you can be successful working “the system” on just weekends and holidays
- You believe the Guru got rich by actually doing real estate deals rather than by using a slick promotional sales and training system
- You believe the personnel provided to assist you are actually real estate investors who actually have experience and knowledge and aren't just some failed salesman reading from a script
- You believe you're the first person to think of using BiggerPockets as your source of wholesale leads or to build a buyer list
- You believe wholesaling is investing
- You think the term is “whole selling” not wholesaling.
I am curious? what struck the nerve to make you want to post this? I want to assume it is the countless number of rookies that contact you with high hopes of 100% funding. At least the Guru's say you can....
You may have been to a Guru seminar if...
The only correct answer to the question "Do you want to succeed is....
YES OR YES
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