Real Estate Investor Horror Stories – 2020 Edition


Real estate investing doesn't ALWAYS go the way you expect. That's true just as other investing doesn't always go the way you think. Let's learn about mathematical expectation ( EV Expected Value) and how to think about how your expectations may vary from what you'd ideally like to achieve. Plus, other investors share their real estate investor horror stories.

In this class you'll learn:

  • What is mathematical expectation ( EV)?
  • How do you apply this concept to real estate investing to make you a better investor?
  • Should you "avoid risk at all costs"?
  • Is there ever a time to make a negative  EV bet?
  • What is variance, some examples and how does it apply to real estate investing?
  • The mental game of variance in real-world investing (and info on going on tilt when things don't go as expected)
  • An example of  EV when buying a business
  • An example of  EV when convincing a tenant to stay in your rental
  • Changing the way you think about adversity, setbacks, failures, missed expectations and more
  • A scary horror story about a 6-plex deal and what happened in the horrific end
  • More real estate investor horror stories
  • Learning from less than ideal  EV outcomes and getting better make  EV decisions in the future as real estate investors and other areas of life
  • Plus much, much more...

Duration: 1 hour and 52 minutes
Recorded: April 8, 2020
Instructor: Brian Williams