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The Risks And Benefits Of Investing In Real Estate

Wednesday, August 21, 2013 - 3:09 PM
From MintLife Blog
If you plan to allocate some of your investment dollars to real estate, you’ll find several options in the marketplace.

Each type of investment has its own benefits and risks

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Has anyone started to invest in real estate to offset the low interest rates from deposit accounts?

Ken TuminKen Tumin5,471 posts since
Nov 29, 2009
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1. Wednesday, August 21, 2013 - 7:54 PM
More than a few years ago I was in a conversation with an older gentleman in a local Silicon Valley drinking establishment when the subject of investments came up. He happened to mention that he had a lost over half an investment in a publicly traded REIT equity. Make sure you know what you are doing.
ShorebreakShorebreak2,683 posts since
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