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1. How it feels to earn the “Popular Poster” Award on the BiggerPockets forum.

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 2. When a real estate guru Googles their own name and finds a negative review on the BiggerPockets forum.

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3. When I’m trying to visit the BiggerPockets forum and the site is temporarily down.

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4. How it feels to have one of your forum posts “voted up” by another member.

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5. My reaction when I see an advertisement asking, “Is Real Estate Investing Dead?”

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6. When I see the BP moderators lay the “smack down” by deleting someone’s self-promotional post.

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7. When one of my posts get edited or deleted by the BP moderators.

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8. How it feels to browse through the BiggerPockets Marketplace without a Pro account.

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9. How it feels to join the “1000 Posts Club”.

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10. My wife’s reaction when I spend all day on the BiggerPockets forum.

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11. When I get reprimanded in public for spending too much time on the BiggerPockets App.

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12. When two or more people start a nasty argument under one of my threads on the BiggerPockets forum.

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13. My reaction when I see a person dishing out advice on a subject they’re clearly clueless about.

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14. How it feels to get into a heated debate with someone who evidently knows more than you do.

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15. When I write a detailed response to someone’s question, and then someone else has the nerve to publicly disagree with me.

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16. When I see a newbie on the BP forum, talking about paying $10,000 for a “mentor” to help them get started.

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17. When I see a new BP podcast episode available on iTunes.

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18. When I spend all night listening to episodes of the BiggerPockets Podcast, and I look out the window and see the sun starting to rise.

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19. How the BiggerPockets forum has trained most us to respond to any kind of sales page for a real estate course.

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20. When I submit a question on BiggerPockets and Joshua Dorkin personally responds to my email.

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About Author

Seth Williams

Seth Williams (@retipsterseth , G+) is an experienced land investor, commercial real estate banker and residential income property owner. He is also the Founder of REtipster.com - a real estate investing blog providing real world guidance for part time real estate investors.


  1. I am sorry guys but that post will only make someone who is truly twisted laugh. Oh man it is truly funny. It’s kind of like being told your volkswagen fell off a cliff a mile high, but there is a good side… it got 100 miles per gallon on fuel mileage on the way down. Number 13 particularly strikes a cord.

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