Grant Cardone: Self-Made Real Estate Mogul

Written By Michael Carrington 

Updated on October 25, 2023

Written By Michael Carrington 

Updated on October 25, 2023

Self-Made Real Estate Mogul: Grant Cardone

Grant Cardone is an entrepreneur who specializes in real estate, and helping companies increase their business sales. He is known to have successfully worked with giant companies including Google, Sprint, Aflac, Toyota, Ford, and General Motors among others.

From Humble Beginnings

“Behind every greatness, there is a story” - Martin Luther King

During his early 20s, Grant Cardone faced serious battles with drug addiction. After realizing that he couldn’t conquer his addiction alone, he decided to seek help in a rehabilitation center. He credits his time at the rehab center as the moment that contributed to his change. Instead of allowing this time in his life to throw him off course, Grant Cardone decided to direct his focus towards service and reaching for success on his own terms.

 At the age of 25, he became a totally changed man of business and entrepreneurship.

From Hardship To Success

Business and Sales Expert

His skills and hands-on experience in the business world are unmatched. Grant Cardone’s business and sales exposure have given him in-depth knowledge of the business process and rich experience from well tried and tested methods. What's most impressive is the fact that he built his business empire from scratch, starting with a 9-5 job, to what is today a $700+ million asset empire.

International Speaker, Coach, and Consultant

He has received several recognitions as the ‘best sales trainer in the world’ with the most recent being from Forbes where he was featured at the top of the list of ‘25 Marketing Influencers to watch in 2017.’ In person and over the media, Grant Cardone’s speeches command respect and is well received by thousands of people worldwide.

Renowned Author

Grant is an accomplished author of several successful books on sales and business. These include:

  1. ‘If You’re not first Your Last’ – (New York Best Seller)
  2. ‘Sell or Be Sold’ – (Axiom Award Winner)
  3. ‘Be Obsessed or Be Average’
  4. ‘The Millionaire Booklet’
  5. ‘The 10x Rule’
  6. ‘The Closer’s Survival Guide’
  7. ‘How to Get and Stay Motivated’
  8. ‘Sell to Survive’
  9. ‘Selling: The Secret to Success’
Media Commentator and Expert

FOX News, FOX Business, CNBC and MSNBC regularly offer him a platform to speak on topics covering business, entrepreneurship, and education. Grant regularly produces insightful articles with some being published on reputable sites such as Forbes Success Magazine, Huffington Post, and Business Insider.

Social Media Influencer

Grant Cardone's strong social media presence is evident from his massive following with millions of fans and connections across his platforms. His fans rely on him to supply great content with up to date information and knowledge on the business world.


The real estate is a gold mine to invest in, however, it takes a dedicated and strategic mind to maximize its potential. Grant Cardone has proved to be a master of this field. He founded Cardone Capital from proceeds of his real estate deals and grew the company that now boasts of over $700+ million assets under management (AUM).


A few years back, he founded the Grant Cardone Foundation. It is a non-profit organization with the purpose of giving back to the community through youth mentorship, financial literacy education and drugs addiction treatment to people throughout the United States.

Grant Cardone has the type of choice-freedom that millions of people dream of. As an accomplished real estate entrepreneur and family man, Grant Cardone is one of the best mentors that budding business leaders should learn from.

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Michael Carrington

I am an entrepreneur, international consultant, and founder of successful business brands in the U.S. and Australia. With over 13 years of multinational business experience, I focuses my time on helping others achieve wealth and financial abundance by leveraging the power of digital entrepreneurship.

I am passionate about entrepreneurship, mentoring, and showing others how to earn a lucrative income with online and offline brand verticals.