This article is a play on some of the popular books by the same title for business owners and self-help enthusiasts. Many of the suggestions fit well with the profiles of some of the most successful investors that we work with through the Realeflow platform.
Real estate investing involves a lot of moving parts and can be very competitive. The first habit is to be proactive. Real estate investing is a title that many people give themselves and then change their minds quickly, which means there is always a lot of potential competition. Staying proactive and constantly looking for opportunities will increase your likelihood of success.
Another habit that stuck out was synergy. The most successful real estate investors are creative, have a great understanding of exit strategies, and can think on their feet. Often its the most creative problem solver that gets the deal.