Brandon Turner

Brandon Turner

Real Estate Investor and VP of Growth at BiggerPockets.com

Brandon Turner is a real estate entrepreneur and the VP of Growth at BiggerPockets.com, one of the web’s largest real estate investing communities. He is also the author of The Book on Rental Property InvestingThe Book on Investing in Real Estate with No (and Low) Money Down and several other books. Buying his first home at the age of 21, Turner quickly grew his real estate portfolio to over 40 units using a variety of creative finance methods. He and his wife Heather live in Grays Harbor, Wash. 

Looking for the Perfect Tenant? Seek out These 6 Traits!
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Looking for the Perfect Tenant? Seek out These 6 Traits!

High on the list are an ability to pay on time and a positive outlook for job stability.
3 Common Business Tasks That Actually Hurt Your Company's Growth
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3 Common Business Tasks That Actually Hurt Your Company's Growth

You know Pareto's principle? Which tasks are taking you away 80 percent of the time from the 20 percent that really matter?
Forget Everything You've Read: Buying a House is NOT For Suckers
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Forget Everything You've Read: Buying a House is NOT For Suckers

Some financial gurus say that a home is a liability, not an asset. But this landlord says they're wrong.
11 Things To Write About When You Don't Know What to Write About
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11 Things To Write About When You Don't Know What to Write About

The first thing to ask before you tear your hair out over your next blog topic is, 'What's hot right now?'
There is a Major Problem With Your Goals
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There is a Major Problem With Your Goals

When you increase the size of your goal, your entire mindset is forced to shift and to think of the problem differently.
7 Reasons NOW Is a Great Time to Invest in Real Estate
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7 Reasons NOW Is a Great Time to Invest in Real Estate

Interest rates are low. Banks are lending. And prices are reasonable. What's stopping you?
4 Questions That Separate 'Want'-repreneurs From Entrepreneurs
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4 Questions That Separate 'Want'-repreneurs From Entrepreneurs

Are you asking yourself 'if' -- or 'how?'
How I Used Real Estate to Pay for My Newborn Daughter's College Education
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How I Used Real Estate to Pay for My Newborn Daughter's College Education

What's even better, I bought this property for no money out of my own pocket.
These 9 SEO Tips Are All You'll Ever Need to Rank in Google
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These 9 SEO Tips Are All You'll Ever Need to Rank in Google

Be like a pilot: Follow a checklist -- this one -- for SEO, and make that magnificent machine of yours fly.
We're Not in a Real Estate Bubble, Warren Buffett Says
Real Estate

We're Not in a Real Estate Bubble, Warren Buffett Says

But that doesn't mean buyers should go wild because of today's low interest rates, the Oracle of Omaha said.
4 Simple Steps to Getting Twice as Much Done in Half the Time
Productivity

4 Simple Steps to Getting Twice as Much Done in Half the Time

How much time each week do you spend in 'deep work'?
The Simple Truth To Accomplishing Significantly More, Faster
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The Simple Truth To Accomplishing Significantly More, Faster

When you reduce Dead Space, you reduce the time it takes to accomplish your goals.
4 Simple Tips for Finding Incredible Real Estate Deals
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4 Simple Tips for Finding Incredible Real Estate Deals

Make like your 'garage-sale' mom, who knew a great deal when she saw one.
4 Actionable Ways to Overcome Writer's Block
Writer's Block

4 Actionable Ways to Overcome Writer's Block

Time to go back to kindergarten and practice 'the kindergarten trick.'
3 Simple Words That Will Help You Build Wealth
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3 Simple Words That Will Help You Build Wealth

Stop with the new ideas already! Pick one and devote yourself to it, body and soul.