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Recession-Proof Real Estate Investing: How to Survive (and Thrive!) During Any Phase of the Economic Cycle

By: J Scott
Narrated by: Clifford Ponder
Length: 4 hrs and 43 mins
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Summary

The 2008 Great Recession was a time of economic turmoil and disruption. After the crash, many real estate investors lost everything they’d worked so hard to achieve - but not every investor suffered that fate. Even during the worst parts of the downturn, some real estate professionals were able to grow and scale their businesses. Not only did they come out the other side unscathed, but they also created a better financial situation than ever before.

In Recession-Proof Real Estate Investing, accomplished investor J Scott dives into the theory of economic cycles and the real-world strategies for harnessing them to your advantage. With a glossary of terms, articulate visuals, and clear instructions for every type of investor, this easy-to-follow guide will show you how to make money during all of the market’s twists and turns.

In this audiobook, you will learn:

  • The basics behind how our economy works and how to make it work for you
  • The four major phases of the economic cycle: Expansion, Peak, Recession, Recovery
  • How to know when economic shifts are likely to occur and strategies to withstand those impending changes
  • The positive and negative impacts the economic cycle has on real estate investing and businesses
  • Strategies to continue to profit and grow your business during every point in the economic cycle
  • Multiple strategies to modify your investing tactics - not only to survive economic downturn, but to also thrive!

Prepare yourself to take any recession in stride! After listening to this audiobook, you will never be intimidated by a market shift - and you’ll never look at your real estate business the same way again.

PLEASE NOTE: When you purchase this title, the accompanying PDF will be available in your Audible Library along with the audio.

©2019 J Scott (P)2019 BiggerPockets Publishing

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  • 13-01-20

Audio Format is Bad for this Book

I had trouble following along with the content in this book in audio format. There is a lot of discussions similar to, if this goes up then that goes down but this other part could go up too and then that could cause this other thing to go down. I might try to go through the content again in Kindle format to see if the information sticks better.

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  • Customer 1
  • 04-01-20

enjoyable and important information

Pertinent information for anyone who is a real estate investor or who wants to be a real estate investor.

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  • 16-12-19

Great lesson on economic cycles

Great information on how to position yourself to win in every economic cycle! Explains how to make money in the current cycle, clues that prove the cycle and how to prepare for the next cycle

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  • Aaron C. Padgett
  • 23-10-19

Great Direction

This book helps you 1) understand the different stages of the market 2) know which strategy to use based on the stage of the market that you are in.

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  • Turk
  • 19-02-20

More about economics

More about economics than recession proof real estate. And more about when to invest and not invest rather than how to be resilient.

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  • Jordan
  • 17-02-20

Great, insightful book!

Exactly what I wanted to hear! J Scott’s books never disappoint. Filled with both high level ideas as well as practical, actionable steps to prepare for the next recession!

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  • 21-01-20

amazing

mandatory reading for any investor. So grateful I now have this knowledge. This will definitely help me on my journey.

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  • Anthony (Nino)
  • 09-01-20

Great info

This audiobook is full of great info about the different cycles in real estate investing. I plan on listening to it again in the next couple of months. I hope they come out with a physical book to read in the future.

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  • 17-10-19

Efficient coverage of the fundamentals of the busi

Efficient coverage of the fundamentals of the business cycles and what to do in each phase

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  • Emeka Oguh
  • 27-03-20

Not very helpful

This is a history lesson with no clear strategies or examples of how to take advantage. If you want to know how economic cycles impact markets then read this, if you are looking for tactical strategies or actual case studies from real estate investors I found bigger pockets website and content to be better.