”We prefer the discipline of knowledge to the anarchy of ignorance.
We pursue knowledge the way a pig pursues truffles.” - David Ogilvy

In BacX, we believe in constant LEARNING, Learning inspires us staying in our business path and moving forward at fast pace. We hereby like to share with you the resources that we have learned a great deal from.

Web Sites:
Real Estate:

Redfin: www.redfin.com

Zillow: www.zillow.com

Trulia: www.trulia.com

Foreclosures & Auction: www.auction.com

Loopnet: www.loopnet.com

Commercial Investment Real Estate: www.ciremagazine.com

Hotpads: www.hotpads.com

Landlord: www.landlord.com

BiggerPockets: www.biggerpockets.com

The Creative Investor: http://www.thecreativeinvestor.com

JasonHartman: www.jasonhartman.com

Quick Cash Calculation: www.howmanydoors.com

Crime Report: www.icrimewatch.net

Crime Report: www.crimereports.com

School Rating: www.greatshools.org

Economics and Statistics Administration (Department of Commerce): www.esa.doc.gov

Bankrate.com: http://www.bankrate.com

National Association of Realtors: http://www.realtor.org

National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts: http://www.nareit.com

Real Estate Journal (The Wall Street Journal): http://www.realestatejournal.com

Department of Housing and Urban Development: http://www.hud.gov

Ernst & Young Real Estate: http://www.ey.com/gobal/content.nsf/US/Real_Estate_-_Overview

Fannie Mae: http://www.freddiemac.com

Internal Revenue Service: http://www.irs.gov

Jack Brause Real Estate Library (New York University): http://www.nyu.edu/library/rei/brweb.htm

Morningstar: http://www.morningstar.com

Urban Land Institute: http://www.uli.org

Rare Metals:

Metalbulletin: www.metalbulletin.com

Asian Metal: www.asianmetal.com

Argus Media: www.argusmedia.com

Metal Prices: www.metalprices.com

CRU: www.crugroup.com

Podcasts:

Bigger Pockets: Real Estate Investing and Wealth Building

Kemi Egan: New World Real Estate

The Real Estate Guys

JoasonHartman: The creating Wealth Show

The Smart Passive Income

Books:
Great Business Books:

“Good to Great” - Jim Collins

“How The Mighty Fall: And Why Some Companies Never Give In” - Jim Collins

“The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People: Powerful Lessons in Personal Change”- Stephen M.R. Convey

“In Search of Excellence” – Thomas J. Peters and Robert H. Waterman

“The E Myth: Why Most Small Businesses Don’t work and What to Do About it”-Michael E. Gerber

“Start with Why: How Great leaders Inspire Everyone To Take Action”-Simon Sinek

“The Power of Habit”- Charles Duhigg

“Nothing to Lose, Everything to Gain”- Don Yaeger and Ryan Blair

“What Got You Here Won’t Got You There” – Marshall Goldsmith

“Zero to One: Notes on Startups, or How to Build the Future”-Peter Thiel

“Secrets of the Millionaire Mind” – T. Harveker

“The Millionaire Next Door” – Stanley/Danko

“Strengths & Leadership” - Tom Rath

“StrengthsFinder 2.0” - Tom Rath

“The Secret” - Rhonda Byrne

“The E-Myth:Why Most Small Business Don’t Work and What to Do About it”- Michael E. Gerber

“Crucial conversations” – Patterson Grenny & McMillian Switzler

“The Compound Effect” - Darren Hardy

“Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff” – Richard Carlson

“Boundaries”-Dr. Henry Cloud & Dr. John Townsend

“Mindset: How We can Learn to Fulfill Our Potential”- Carol S. Dweck

“Think Like a Success” - Steve Harvey

“The One Thing” – Keller Papasan

“The Five Dysfunctions of A Team” - Patrick Lencioni

“Retire Inspired” – Chris Hogan

“Why A Students Work For C Students” – Robert T. Kiyosaki

“How to Deliver A Ted Talk” – Donovan

“Steve Jobs” – Walter Isaacson

“The Wright Brothers” – David McCullough

“The Everything Store” – Brad Stone

“Delivering Happiness: A Path To Profits, Passion, And Purpose”-Tony Hsieh

“Onward” – Howard Schultz

“Lean in” – Sheryl Sandberg

“Unbroken” – Laura Hillenbrand

“Long Walk to Freedom” – Nelson Mandela

Great Real Estate Investment Books:

“Rich Dad Poor Dad” – Robert T. Kiyosaki

“The Complete Guide to Buying and Selling Apartment Buildings” – Steve Berges

“HOLD: How to Find, Buy and Rent Houses for Wealth” – Chader Doty

“The Millionaire Real Estate Agent” – Gary Keller

“The Millionaire Real Estate Investor” – Gary Keller

“Investing in Apartment Buildings: Create A reliable Stream of Income and Build Long-term Wealth”-Matthew A. Martinez

“2 Years To A Million in Real Estate” – Matthew A. Martinez

“What Every Real Estate Investor Needs To Know About Cash Flow” – Frank Gallinelli

“Confessions of A Real Estate Entrepreneur”- James A. Randel

“Multi-Family Millions” – David Lindahl

“How To Win In Commercial Real Estate Investing” – R. Craig Coppola

“Investing in Duplexes, Triplexes & Quads” – Larry B. Loftis

“FLIP How to Find, Fix and Sell Houses For Profit” – Villani Davis

“Buy It, Rent It, Profit!” – Bryan M. Chavis

“Buy & Rent Foreclosures” – Joseph Neilson

“Building Wealth One House at a Time” – John W. Schaub

“Guide to Investing” – Robert T. Kiyosaki

“Flipping Confidential” – Kirsten Kemp

“Zillow Talk” – Spencer Rascoff