One of my favorite phrases is “A bird in the hand is worth two in the bush.” Sometimes you find a deal that meets your criteria, but you wish it were just a little better, or a little less work, or in a better location, etc. You can easily talk yourself out of a good opportunity simply because the deal isn’t “perfect,” by your own definition.
A few months ago at the John Fisher Breakfast Club, we discussed the millennial generation and if they would actually get out of their parent’s basements and start buying houses, or just rent. Well, it appears they are surprising the analysts and buying houses. They will likely be the most debt-burdened generation in history, but on the plus side, they aren’t afraid of a challenge!
QUOTE OF THE WEEK:
“To an engineer, good enough means perfect. With an artist, there’s no such thing as perfect.”
Read the full newsletter here: 2017.03.17 – Friday Flyer – Good Enough