JOHN C. GORDON has invested in rental, forest and farm real estate for over 30 years. He is Pinchot Professor of Forestry and Environmental Studies Emeritus at the Yale School of Forestry and Environmental Studies, and was Dean at Yale Forestry from 1983 to 1992 and again in 1997/98. He holds a Ph.D. from Iowa State University and has been a Fulbright Scholar in Finland (University of Helsinki) and India (Bangalore). He has extensive consulting experience with public and private organizations, including leading natural resource and land holding firms. He has authored or coauthored over 100 publications, including books on investing and leadership. He is a managing partner in Candlewood Timber Group, LLC, and Maximum Yield Associates, LLC.
The book makes it easy to understand and is easy and fun to read.
This book is targeted towards young adults, such as myself, as well as anyone else still trying to secure their financial future.
After reading the book, I would recommend this to anyone that has little knowledge of real estate as an investment.
This book is very helpful for the beginner investor. It makes sense to invest in this market. I have many people who have lots of horror stories, but I was a renter for many... Read morePublished 15 days ago by Christine Piquette
As a chemistry student, I know capacitor much better than real estate.
When I got this book, I was worried about I cannot understand it very well, but after read it, I... Read more
It is a very good introduction for those who don't know much about real estate investment. I am a MBA student, but I barely know the practical knowledge about the investment in... Read morePublished 5 months ago by kathyding
There isn't anything in this book that can't be found in an entry level finance textbook. Not worth the money in my opinion.Published 7 months ago by C
This is an excellent book on how to invest in real estate. With personal story's and experience the authors guide you through helpful examples, as well as many do's and dont's.Published 8 months ago by Daniel Mathis
This book offers insightful and effective advice for securing your financial independence later in life. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Connor Creitz
I know little about business and even less about real estate. This book provided motivational information in a format that was easy to understand. Read morePublished 14 months ago by Emily Campbell