Dec
14

Comparing Your Investment Options: Residential vs. Commercial Real Estate

What to Consider Before Making a Real Estate Investment. Investing in real estate can be a great way to create a steady income stream and enjoy long-term growth. One of the first questions people wonder about when considering a real estate investment is whether to invest in a commercial or residential property. Both can be great investments, but there are significant differences between them that you should understand, so you can make a plan that best fits your needs. What is Residential Real Estate? Residential real estate refers to single-family homes, as well as multifamily properties of 4 units or less. Why Invest in Residential Properties? There are a few reasons why people choose to invest in residential real estate, including: Residential properties are usually less expensive than commercial properties, making it easier to get into the business. Rental properties provide a steady income stream and lease terms of one […]

Aug
16

Millennial Investors Are Changing the Real Estate Investment Game

Millennials currently make up one-third of the United State’s population. As they shift into their professional careers, they continue to rapidly change the way we conduct business every day. Growing-up millennials quickly had more information at their fingertips than the previous generation ever imagined possible. After all, this generation is the first to not recall a time before the Internet. Since technology has always been a part of their lives, many rely heavily on it for just about everything. While research shows that millennials still hold many of the same values as previous generations, it also shows that most are holding off until later on. From getting married to purchasing a home, millennials just aren’t ready yet. In a time where millennials watched the unemployment rate continue to grow and wages sit at a standstill, most defer major life decisions until feeling fully comfortable. But, what about investments? Well, research continues to show that […]

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