It’s important to know why you are doing what you are doing. Sometimes everything goes wrong. What is your motivation to keep going regardless of the situation? I found this article to be really encouraging.
Real estate investing really SUCKS from time to time!
Sucks is really not the right word, but for fear of upsetting your sensibilities I can’t use the word that I really want to use. Just think the opposite of glamorous, fabulous, genteel, pleasant, fun, sensible, and easy, and you’ll begin to get close to what I am thinking. However you define it, the point is that those of you that have been in this sport for a while have likely wanted to quit on more than one occasion – just admit it. While those who are just now coming into the game WILL feel like quitting many times before you succeed – I guarantee! Real estate investing is a full-contact sport. We get beat up! So the question is very simple:
When you get knocked down and you want nothing more than to just quit, why is it that you won’t?