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Mortgage REITs And Double-Digit Yields: What's The Catch?

Monday, January 16, 2012 - 7:22 AM
The principle of "higher yields comes higher risk" is always true for non-deposit-account investments. With that in mind, this Seeking Alpha article is a good overview of Mortgage REITs:
Mortgage Real Estate Investment Trusts (MREITs) have the highest yields of any stock grouping available today.
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The catch is that there are many risks. The MREIT business model has been able to prosper in the declining interest rate environment we have seen since 2008

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