How to Overcome your Real Estate Fears

By: Jamel Gibbs


Getting started in the real estate business can be a very frightening thing for some people. If you don’t have proper knowledge or any business experience, it can be a bit intimidating. But, if you can muster up the courage to be able to get in on this profitable business, you can really change your life as you know it.

In this article I will explain how to over come your fears of getting started in your real estate business.

When I first started buying real estate I was probably a lot like you and everyone else that get those pesky little butterflies in their stomach when stepping their foot into the unknown. I didn’t know the first thing about buying a house. So what did I do to overcome my fears and build a business that is now producing thousands each month?

Education: This is a very important element when trying to get over your fears. When you educate yourself about something that you don’t know about, the unknown becomes more familiar. Think about when you first started dating, or when you first met your spouse; how nervous were you? Then after getting to know them and becoming familiar with them you started to build with them from that point out.

It’s the same thing in building your real estate business. If you educate yourself and become familiar with the business you will be able to get over the hurdle of fear and grow your business to heights that you wouldn’t believe.

Just do it: After you over come your fears, then you have to get out there and make it happen. When I first started buying real estate I jump out of the window so to speak. I just got out there and did it. It was either make it or break it, and my situation couldn’t get worst than what it was at the time. For me it was Do or Die. I don’t know what your situation is, but what you should do is identify your “why” and go out there and make it happen.

If you can overcome your fears and just go out there and do it, success will be right around the corner waiting for you. So remember to educate yourself on this real estate business, don’t be afraid to spend a little money and time on education. And go out there and jump out of the window of opportunity.

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  1. As a newbie for the last year I have been trying to get someone to be my mentor. If I can have someone mentor me through just one deal I would be happy. I have spent thousands of dollars on books and CDs and tried to apply the process and I still haven’t had any success. I am broke now to were if I even look like I want to spend money on a book or CD that my wife has threatened to leave. I want to take another chance on getting your product but I do want to stay married. What else can I do to be successful in the business? So far the only people that seem to be making money are people selling books and CDs. Is that right?

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