Famous Real Estate Quotes and Sayings

Famous Real Estate Quotes and Sayings


Famous real estate quotes and sayings

Our collection of the various famous real estate quotes and sayings

“Real estate is at the core of almost every business, and it’s certainly at the core of most people’s wealth. In order to build your wealth and improve your business smarts, you need to know about real estate.” -DONALD TRUMP, Think Like a Billionaire

“Everyone wants a piece of land. It’s the only sure investment. It can never depreciate like a car or a washing machine. Land will double its value in ten years. In less than that. Land is going up every day.” -SAM SHEPARD, Curse of the Starving Class

“Ninety percent of all millionaires become so through owning real estate.” -Andrew Carnegie“

“The major fortunes in America have been made in land.” -John D. Rockefeller

“Landlords grow rich in their sleep.” -John Stuart Mill

“Buying real estate is not only the best way, the quickest way, the safest way, but the only way to become wealthy.” -Marshall Field

“The best investment on Earth is earth.” -Louis Glickman, American Business Executive

“Buy on the fringe and wait. Buy land near a growing city! Buy real estate when other people want to sell. Hold what you buy!” -John Jacob Astor

“Every person who invests in well-selected real estate in a growing section of a prosperous community adopts the surest and safest method of becoming independent, for real estate is the basis of wealth.” -Theodore Roosevelt

“Land monopoly is not only monopoly, but it is by far the greatest of monopolies; it is a perpetual monopoly, and it is the mother of all other forms of monopoly.” -Winston Churchill

“Real estate cannot be lost or stolen, nor can it be carried away. Purchased with common sense, paid for in full, and managed with reasonable care, it is about the safest investment in the world.” -Franklin D. Roosevelt

“Real estate is an imperishable asset, ever increasing in value. It is the most solid security that human ingenuity has devised. It is the basis of all security and about the only indestructible security.” -Russell Sage

“I have always liked real estate; farm land, pasture land, timber land and city property. I have had experience with all of them. I guess I just naturally like ‘the good Earth,’ the foundation of all our wealth.” -Jesse H. Jones, former federal government financier“

“Don’t wait to buy land, buy land and wait.” -William Penn Adair “Will” Rogers

“He is not a full man who does not own a piece of land.” -Hebrew Proverb

“Buy real estate in areas where the path exists and buy more real estate where there is no path, but you can create your own.” -David Waronker, American Real Estate Investor

“I advise women to invest in real estate. It is the collateral to be preferred above all others, and the safest means of investing money.” -Hetty Green, American Businesswoman

“Find out where the people are going and buy the land before they get there.” -William Penn Adair “Will” Rogers, American Actor, Cowboy, Comedian, Humorist, and Social Commentor

“Don’t wait to buy real estate, buy real estate and wait.” -T. Harv Eker

“Now, one thing I tell everyone is learn about real estate. Repeat after me: real estate provides the highest returns, the greatest values and the least risk.” -Armstrong Williams

“No investment on earth is so safe, so sure, so certain to enrich its owners as undeveloped realty. I always advise my friends to place their savings in realty near a growing city. There is no such savings bank anywhere.” -Grover Cleveland, American President

“It is a comfortable feeling to know that you stand on your own ground. Land is about the only thing that can’t fly away.” -Anthony Trollope, English Novelist

“Real estate is the key cost of physical retailers. That’s why there’s the old saw: location, location, location.” -Jeff Bezos

“To be successful in real estate, you must always and consistently put your clients’ best interests first. When you do, your personal needs will be realized beyond your greatest expectations.” -Anthony Hitt

“Well, real estate is always good, as far as I’m concerned.” -Donald Trump

“Golf courses sell real estate and that’s why they’re built.” -Ed McMahon

“We never had it as rough as the kids have it today. Look at the price of a gallon of gas or a piece of real estate or a college education.” -Suze Orman

“Real estate is the key cost of physical retailers. That’s why there’s the old saw: location, location, location.” -Jeff Bezos

“In an approximate way, the logic of commons has been understood for a long time, perhaps since the discovery of agriculture or the invention of private property in real estate.” -Garrett Hardin

“London changes because of money. It’s real estate. If they can build some offices or expensive apartments they will, it’s money that changes everything in a city.” -David Bailey

“Patriotism is often an arbitrary veneration of real estate above principles.” -George Jean Nathan

“What we call real estate – the solid ground to build a house on – is the broad foundation on which nearly all the guilt of this world rests.” -Nathaniel Hawthorne

“In the real estate business you learn more about people, and you learn more about community issues, you learn more about life, you learn more about the impact of government, probably than any other profession that I know of.” -Johnny Isakson

“Certainly the advent of technology and electronic commerce has had an immense impact on the real estate industry.” -Michael Oxley

“The smallest patch of green to arrest the monotony of asphalt and concrete is as important to the value of real estate as streets, sewers and convenient shopping.” -James Felt, New York Times

“In any market, in any country, there are developers who make money. So I say all of this doom and gloom, but there will always be people who make money, because people always want homes.” -Sarah Beeny

“As soon as the land of any country has all become private property, the landlords, like all other men, love to reap where they never sowed, and demand a rent even for its natural produce.” -Adam Smith, Wealth of Nations

“Property has its duties as well as its rights.” -Thomas Drummond

“Before you start trying to work out which direction the property market is headed, you should be aware that there are markets within markets.” -Paul Clitheroe

“If you do not like real estate, all you have to do is make hamburgers, build a business around that hamburger, and franchise it.” -Robert Kiyosaki, Rich Dad, Poor Dad Author, Investor, Real Estate Expert

“Markets always change, and as soon as there’s downturn, cleanliness becomes a major value.” -Donald Trump

“If you don’t own a home, buy one. If you own a home, buy another one. If you own two homes, buy a third. And, lend your relatives the money to buy a home.” -John Paulson, investor and multi-billionaire

“Look at market fluctuations as your friend rather than your enemy; profit from folly rather than participate in it.” -Warren Buffett

“Owning a home is a keystone of wealth… both financial affluence and emotional security”. -Suze Orman

“Every day, you’ll have opportunities to take chances and to work outside your safety net. Sure, it’s a lot easier to stay in your comfort zone… in my case, business suits and real estate… but sometimes you have to take risks. When the risks pay off, that’s when you reap the biggest rewards.” -Donald Trump

“Never count on making a good sale. Have the purchase price be so attractive that even a mediocre sale gives good results.” -Warren Buffett

“I made a tremendous amount of money on real estate. I’ll take real estate rather than go to Wall Street and get 2.8 percent. Forget about it.” –Ivana Trump

“I always keep a Ziploc bag in my pocket, and wherever I go I fill up my bag with dirt, because my goal is to be the largest land holder in the world by the time I’m 42.” -Jarod Kintz, It Occurred to Me

“I would give a thousand furlongs of sea for an acre of barren ground.” –William Shakespeare

“As long as you have more cash flowing in than flowing out, your investment is a good investment.” -Robert Kiyosaki

Buy land, they’re not making it anymore.” -Mark Twain

“The small landholders are the most precious part of a state.” -Thomas Jefferson , American President

“He that tilleth his land shall be satisfied with bread: but he that followeth vain persons is void of understanding.” –The Book Proverbs 12 vs. 11