Jay Papasan
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Jay Papasan

Jay Papasan is the vice president of publishing and executive editor at Keller Williams Realty, Inc. In 2003, with the release of The Millionaire Real Estate Agent, co-authored by Gary Keller and Dave Jenks, Papasan became a best-selling author when the book spent time on BusinessWeek's best-seller list. In 2005, they co-authored their second bestseller, The Millionaire Real Estate Investor. After working on Rick Villani and Clay Davis's best-selling FLIP: How to Buy, Fix and Sell Houses for Profit in 2007, he co-authored Your First Home with Gary Keller and Dave Jenks in 2009.

In 2009, he also co-authored SHIFT: How Top Agents Tackle Tough Times which reached #2 on Amazon, #3 on the USA Today Money List, #4 on the WSJ Business list and #5 on the NY Times Business list, and #10 on the New York Times Hardcover Advice List. At the same time, he co-authored Soci@l with Ben Kinney which garnered the National Association of Real Estate Editors (NAREE) Bronze Award.

In 2011, he served as executive editor for Green Your Home and co-authored SHIFT Commercial (also a NAREE Bronze award winner) with Buddy Norman. And in 2012, he co-authored HOLD: How to Find, Buy, and Keep Real Estate Properties to Grow Wealth which became a USA Today National bestseller.

His latest book, The ONE Thing, co-authored with Gary Keller, came out April 1, 2013 and debuted at #6 on the Wall Street Journal bestseller list and reached #1 on May 3, 2013. Since then it has made more than 500 appearances on national bestseller lists and has been translated into 30 languages.

Papasan was born and raised in Memphis, TN. After attending the University of Memphis, he spent several years working abroad in Paris before attending the New York University graduate writing program. At Harper Collins Publishers, he worked on such best-selling books as Body-for-Life by Bill Phillips and Go for the Goal by Mia Hamm. Today, he lives in Austin, TX with his wife, Wendy and their kids, Gus and Veronica. They run a top residential real estate team, The Papasan Property Group, which can be found at www.AustinsBestHomeSearch.com .

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Best Sellers

    • The ONE Thing

    • The Surprisingly Simple Truth Behind Extraordinary Results
    • By: Gary Keller, Jay Papasan
    • Narrated by: Timothy Miller, Claire Hamilton
    • Length: 5 hrs and 28 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 10,435
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8,952
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8,879

    This is an audiobook for busy people. If you want less on your plate and more for your life and career, tune in to this #1 Wall Street Journal best seller...

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Really Helpful Book!

    • By Marisela Gutierrez on 04-01-17

    Regular price: $35.00

    • The Millionaire Real Estate Agent

    • By: Gary Keller, Dave Jenks, Jay Papasan
    • Narrated by: Kyle Hebert
    • Length: 11 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,893
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,574
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,558

    Anyone who wants to turn their real-estate practice into a highly successful business must understand the fundamental models that drive the best real-estate agents in the industry....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Where were you Gary?

    • By Leslie on 01-19-09

    Regular price: $41.30

    • The Millionaire Real Estate Investor

    • By: Gary Keller, Dave Jenks, Jay Papasan
    • Narrated by: Cliff Haby
    • Length: 9 hrs and 42 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,905
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,364
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,356

    Keller Williams' The Millionaire Real Estate Investor is your handbook to the tried and true financial wealth-building vehicle that rewards patience and perseverance....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Good starting point

    • By A Soldier on 03-25-17

    Regular price: $41.30

    • SHIFT

    • How Top Real Estate Agents Tackle Tough Times
    • By: Gary Keller, Dave Jenks, Jay Papasan
    • Narrated by: Cliff Haby
    • Length: 8 hrs and 8 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 447
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 353
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 357

    Markets shift and so can you. Sometimes you'll shift in response to a falling market and other times you'll shift to take your business to the next level....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • New Perspectives

    • By Jonathan on 06-04-11

    Regular price: $35.00

    • HOLD

    • How to Find, Buy, and Rent Houses for Wealth
    • By: Steve Chader, Jennice Doty, Jim McKissack, and others
    • Narrated by: Paul Keith, Laura Seaton
    • Length: 7 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 754
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 643
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 635

    Take HOLD of your financial future! Learn how to obtain financial freedom through real estate....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Ecellent book on buy and hold (rentals)

    • By Inquisitive on 12-27-13

    Regular price: $35.00

    • Your First Home

    • By: Gary Keller, Dave Jenks, Jay Papasan, and others
    • Narrated by: Jonathan Todd Ross
    • Length: 5 hrs and 11 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 28
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 22

    Buying your first home is probably the most exhilarating material experience you can have. Nothing else compares....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • First time home buyer

    • By SometimesHappens on 02-09-18

    Regular price: $19.95

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