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The Pros and Cons of Real Estate Investing

Post  realtorvietnam on Thu Oct 28, 2010 11:52 pm

Have you heard of being able to make money with the real estate market, through real estate investing, before? If you have, have you wondered if you could make money with real estate investing? If so, you are definitely not alone. Each year, a large number of hopeful real estate investors give real estate investing a try. Unfortunately, not everyone is successful as they originally hoped to be.

To increase your chances of seeing success with real estate investing, you need to make sure that it is really for you. If you jump right into real estate investing, before determining if it is something that you can do, you may end up losing a significant amount of money; money that may be impossible for you to recoup. When determining whether or not real estate investing is something that you could handle and make money with, you are advised to examine the pros and cons of real estate investing. A few of the many noteworthy real estate investing pros and cons are briefly touched on below.

Perhaps, the most noteworthy pro or plus side to getting into real estate investing is the money that can be made. Of course, it is important to emphasize on "can." What is nice about real estate investing is that there are a number of different ways that you can make money. For instance, you could purchase a low-cost fixer upper home or a foreclosure home, spend a little bit of money on repairs or updates, and then turn around and sell the home for a higher price. You can also choose to keep the home for yourself and act as a landlord if you wanted to so. Multiple ways to make money with real estate investing are just one of the many reasons why many end up seeing success.

Perhaps, the biggest con or downside to getting into real estate investing is that there are no guarantees. Real estate investing is risky. Although a large number of investors are able to see money and success with real estate investing, it isn’t guaranteed to be the same for you. However, there are steps that you can take to increase your chances of success. Those steps involve taking the time to familiarize yourself with the real estate market and real estate investing in general. You can do this on your own, with online resource guides or real estate books, or you can signup to take a real estate investing course, many of which are offered both on and offline.

As outlined above, there are a number of pros and cons to getting into real estate investing. It is advised that you take the above mentioned factors into consideration before automatically jumping on the real estate investing bandwagon. Should you later decide that real estate investing is for you or at least worth a try, you are advised to learn as much as you can about the real estate market and investing, as it is likely to improve your chances of success.

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Post  lakota6418 on Mon Dec 13, 2010 10:23 pm

Although it’s debatable whether real estate investing is superior or inferior to stock market investing, what isn’t debatable is that real estate provides a multitude of ways to make money in the long run. There are many reasons to choose real estate investing over stock market investing.
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Re: The Pros and Cons of Real Estate Investing

Post  cherrysmith14 on Wed Jul 13, 2011 12:07 am

Hello Friends............

Pros of Real Estate Investment are

1.Purchasing real estate can add diversity to an investor's portfolio. Real estate can also result in a higher return on investment if purchased and sold at the right time. Consumers who purchase a multifamily unit to use partially as their primary residence and partially as a rental property can have the cost of their mortgage covered by the tenant's rent payments, allowing them to invest their income in other avenues

Cons of real estate investment are

1.vesting in real estate does have its downfalls. If the market begins to suffer, investors can actually lose money in the short term, and it could require a lengthy amount of time before they will see a profit. Real estate can also be costly to buy and maintain, as repairs will have to be made over time at the expense of the owner.

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Re: The Pros and Cons of Real Estate Investing

Post  Jeff on Mon Jul 25, 2011 1:28 pm

Of course, in terms of investment Real estate does have lots of opportunity to go for, but do have cons to bare too. I am agreed to lakota6418, there are definitely lots of reasons to choose this one.

One of them is - Real Estate Investment helps to get the earnings for long time.

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Re: The Pros and Cons of Real Estate Investing

Post  carry18 on Sun Aug 28, 2011 10:59 pm

Hello Friends.......
Pros of Investing in Real Estate

# You want to earn an ongoing income or cash flow from renting it out. This can cover the cost of your mortgage on the property and leave you some profit on top as well.
# To improve the property and sell at a profit over the short term. If you like renovating properties, you can buy run down homes, do them up and sell them at a profit. Some people make a full time living doing this. Also known as house flipping.

Cons of Investing In Real Estate

# You are nervous about overextending yourself financially. You need to consider your financial status and position before thinking about buying a property to invest in. Some people are in a better position than others when it comes to taking on an additional mortgage and more risk.
# You are not willing to take on another property other than your own home. If you want to rent out your property, there’s a little work involved. But you can get a real estate management agency to take this on for you; they will just charge a small percentage of the rent collected each month

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Re: The Pros and Cons of Real Estate Investing

Post  jenniefrost on Thu Feb 23, 2012 6:08 am

At this point, it is clear that the Internet is the way to go forward with the real estate marketing.

I think the next trend will be away from websites that look like nerds, they were made in the 90s, to a sophisticated, consistent image across all your online marketing.




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