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What Is A REIT And How Can It Make You Money?

What Is A REIT And How Can It Make You Money?

Have you ever been curious about investing in real estate? Or maybe you’re interested in diversifying your portfolio? This is a common curiosity amongst investors. However, traditional real estate is difficult to invest in – and difficult to cash out of once you’re invested. But you don’t have to put up colossal amounts of cash […]

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Can You Really Make Money Investing In Real Estate?

Can You Really Make Money Investing In Real Estate?

It’s been a decade ago since the infamous home mortgage crisis tipped off the Great Recession in 2008, and maybe you’ve been skittish to invest in real estate as a result. So that means you should never invest in real estate, right? If you share this sentiment, it might be time to adjust your point […]

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Maximizing Your Real Estate Return Without Losing Your Shirt

| February 9, 2018 | 0 Comments
Maximizing Your Real Estate Return Without Losing Your Shirt

Investing in real estate seems like the most stable way of making money and earning an income that will ensure a comfortable retirement, but, as with anything, delving into real estate does have its share of risks. It’s essential to ensure success by following some common sense rules and doing your due diligence in choosing properties for […]

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How You Can Invest In Real Estate Using A Self-Directed IRA

| January 22, 2018 | 1 Comment
How You Can Invest In Real Estate Using A Self-Directed IRA

What is a Self-Directed IRA? An Individual Retirement Account (IRA) is a type of savings account that is designed to help you create a healthy nest egg for your retirement while offering multiple tax benefits. However, regular IRAs limit your investments the more traditional assets options such as to mutual funds, stocks and bonds. Whereas […]

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Three Things To Look For In Your First Real Estate Venture

| October 25, 2017 | 0 Comments
Three Things To Look For In Your First Real Estate Venture

Investing in real estate seems like the most stable way of making money and earning an income that will ensure a comfortable retirement, but, as with anything, delving into real estate does have its share of risks. It’s essential to ensure success by following some common sense rules and doing your due diligence in choosing properties for […]

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The Pros Of Being A Landlord – Why You Should Invest In Real Estate

| October 18, 2017 | 0 Comments
The Pros Of Being A Landlord – Why You Should Invest In Real Estate

This post is written by John from ESI Money. The Pros of Being a Landlord A while ago Barbara wrote a post titled Being a Landlord Sucks — Why You Shouldn’t Invest in Real Estate. It was an interesting title that showed up in my feed reader. Since I’m a big fan of real estate investing, […]

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Are You Actually Making Money In Real Estate Investing?

| October 11, 2017 | 0 Comments
Are You Actually Making Money In Real Estate Investing?

One of the best long-term investments you can make is in investment real estate. Those that invest in real estate successfully will not only see long-term value appreciation, but can earn short-term cash flow. While it can be a great investment, it is also complicated. One of the biggest complications in real estate investing is […]

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Why And How To Diversify With Real Estate

| October 6, 2017 | 0 Comments
Why And How To Diversify With Real Estate

Guest columnist, Joseph Hogue, CFA   Don’t let the headaches of real estate investing keep you from diversifying your portfolio into one of the best long-term assets. Despite what you might hear on the 3am infomercials, real estate investing is hard work. Barbara explained in an earlier post about why she gave up being a landlord decades […]

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My Take On Real Estate Crowdfunding

| October 2, 2017 | 0 Comments
My Take On Real Estate Crowdfunding

I have been reading about real estate crowdfunding platforms over the past several months. Many of these platforms seem to market to investors, showcasing high dividend yields in the 8% – 10%/year range. I was intrigued, and tried researching those. After all, if I can obtain 10%/year investing in real estate easily, I can just retire […]

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