Monday, April 29, 2019 / by Laurie Zuccaro
People tend to invest their money in real estate and the stock market, both of which have their peaks and valleys. Of these two popular investments, real estate tends to dip for less time than it peaks; there are long periods of sustained growth, shorter valleys, and over time, the trend is always upward.
Here are some things you should know about investing in real estate:
If you plan to live on your property for more than five years, you are in a great position. You will have the benefit of being able to ‘time the market’ and sell when it is to your advantage. In this case, your home is also a lot more than a tangible investment in your future, also it is a place for you and your family to put down stable roots in the community while enjoying and personalizing your living space.
If you have bought your property mainly to generate rental income and do not “have” to sell it at any specified time you are similarly in a great po ...