- To break the myths surrounding investment properties, I’ve done a simple financial overview of an investment in real estate.
- There’s a big difference between real estate investing and speculating that many don’t get.
- I find direct real estate investments an essential part of a well-diversified personal portfolio.
I know interest rates are expected to go up which should lower real estate prices, but to start things today, I want to first distinguish between two very important things when investing in real estate. Do you want to be a speculator or a real estate investor?
The difference between the two is that a speculator is primarily concerned with whether their investment, or rather speculation, will increase in price in the next year or two or so. More →