Real estate investing essentials

Want to invest in real estate but have no idea where to even begin? In just ten short days, you’ll learn the key concepts that every investor should know before making their first investment. This course will give you a broad foundational knowledge base that’ll jumpstart your journey into real estate investing. While the examples are US based, the lessons are applicable for all markets.

Through this course, you will learn a foundational knowledge base for real estate investing, the different phases of the real estate market cycle, the three main investment strategies in real estate, the three methods of valuing a property, the popular investment strategies for new investors, and much more.

We will finish the course with a two-part case study of a hypothetical investor using real market data inspired examples.

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   Teacher: Symon He


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95% of students recommend

  “Concise and easy to understand with great examples.”

  “Useful as a general overview, the simple formula offered by the end of how to calculate earnings on rent it’s easy and practical.”


Course plan

Lesson 1. Why Invest in Real Estate?
Lesson 2. Direct vs. Indirect Investing
Lesson 3. Real Estate Asset Types 101
Lesson 4. Three Real Estate Investment Strategies
Lesson 5. Popular Investment Plays for First-Time Investors
Lesson 6. Real Estate Market Cycle 101: Part 1
Lesson 7. Real Estate Market Cycle 101: Part 2
Lesson 8. Three Approaches to Valuation
Lesson 9. Case Study: What Makes a Good Investment? (Part 1)
Lesson 10. Case Study: What Makes a Good Investment? (Part 2)
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  • Format
    One lesson delivered via email daily
  • Duration
    10 days
  • Time
    5 minutes reading a day

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