Real Estate Investing
One of the most popular ways to invest money
is to invest in real estate. Although real estate investing has
its ups and down, it has long been the best way to invest money
for many people. About a decade ago the real estate market went
through a boom and many people started investing in real
estate. The house values kept going up and real estate investment
return proved to be very lucrative. Given the
popularity of Real Estate as the all-time classic investment
vehicle in America since the 1890's, with more of the world's
population investing in it than any other type of investment,
our Investing Tax Free & Municipal bonds investing
website could not be complete without a strong coverage of
this investment type.
However, soon enough, the real estate market
turned sour leaving many real estate investors penniless. Some
were in foreclosure and many others filed bankruptcy. Real
estate investing is not as attractive as it used to be.
However, in some states where the real estate market is still
holding strong, more people are into real estate investing.
Before you invest in real estate, read the Real Estate Investing
Advice. There are many ways to invest in real estate
depending on what you like, see different types of real estate
investing and pros and cons
of real estate investments.
If you have read much of the rest of this
website, you have no doubt figured out already that we have a
strong background in Stock Market investing. While this is
true, we have also dabbled in our fair share in real estate
investing, both personal and commercial. Additionally, we have
friends and colleagues who do real estate
investing for a living.
Please consider though, there are many
claims out there from different 'Get-rich-quick' schemes that
yes, you too, can buy homes with other people's money or with
no money at all. We will not stoop to answering questions on
that subject as they are almost always just lucky individuals
who were in the right place at the right time and pulled it off
once, luckily. You will see more and more people
pushing about investing in foreclosed
homes as foreclosure rate goes up. You may also hear
about the real estate
notes business, see Real Estate Note
Buying strategies to learn more about investing in real
However since then, because they can't
repeat the process themselves, (and you know they can't or
they'd be busy doing that instead) they are trying to sell a
book or some tapes to you, and that's how the rumor spreads.
Sure, anyone can get lucky once, but not everyone. I will
therefore show you the popular methods of real estate investing
that don't depend so much on luck but more on skills.