Starting Your Own Business
In This Chapter
• Striking out on your own
• Planning your business
• Taking your office everywhere
• Learning from other managers
After reading all of these chapters, you should be confident and prepared to make it in the world as a successful property manager. But maybe instead of working for someone else, you would rather own your own business. If real estate is your passion and you have that entrepreneurial spirit to own your own business, this chapter will help you make that dream come true.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau and the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 3 out of every 1,000 adults in the United States—0.3 percent of the population—started a new business in 2007. The bad news? Not everyone succeeds—actually, ...