Real Estate Essentials

What you should know about investing in single family rentals
Rating: 4.5 out of 5 (53 ratings)
1,996 students
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An Overview of the main aspects of real estate investing in single family rentals
How to know when you are ready to begin
Real estate investment strategies
Calculating your buy box
Market selection
Property analysis
What you should know about making an offer
Closing a transaction
How to be an effective rental property owner
Coaching resources available


  • Have a desire to build long term wealth through real estate investment


This course is a high level overview of the essential skills needed to invest in single family rental properties. From knowing when you're ready, building a buy box, performing deal analysis and effective ownership, we cover what you need to know to start building long term wealth through real estate.

Who this course is for:

  • Beginner investors who want to build wealth through real estate

Course content

5 sections13 lectures1h 12m total length
  • Know Your Why
  • Funds & Time Needed
  • Mental Attitude & Key Takeaways


Content Manager at Roofstock
Pierre Carrillo
  • 4.5 Instructor Rating
  • 53 Reviews
  • 1,996 Students
  • 1 Course

I am currently the content manager for Roofstock Academy and have a multidisciplinary background in performing arts, media production and social science research. I am a graduate of UC Berkeley with a focus on online education. At Roofstock, I am embedded in a team of investment specialists that span the domains of real estate.