Look at market fluctuations as your friend rather than your enemy; profit from folly rather than participate in it.
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.
In real estate, you make 10 percent of your money because you’re a genius and 90 percent because you catch a great wave.
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
—Franklin D Roosevelt
I always felt uncomfortable with real estate because buildings don’t move, and neighbourhoods change.
—Stephen A Schwarzman
Real estate is one sector that India is not very proud of.
—Kushal Pal Singh
The problem with real estate is that it’s local. You have to understand the local market.
Real estate is the key cost of physical retailers. That’s why there’s the old saw: Location, location, location.
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.
The major fortunes in America have been made in land.
—John D Rockefeller