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openquote While the most recent real estate market crash was one of the worst in history, those opportunistic investors who bought properties at price troughs over the past seven years are now are watching their investments soar. closequote

4 Great Reasons to Invest in Rental Properties  

There are three basic necessities that humans have: Food (including water), clothing and shelter. These three things will always be in demand, because all humans need them. People were investing in shelter, or real estate, long before commodities exchanges, futures or stock markets existed. That’s not why you need to invest in real estate, but here are the top four reasons you should.[i] Appreciation. Residential real estate traditionally appreciates 3 to 5 percent a year. There will always be peaks and valleys (like the housing market crash in 2007-2008), but historically housing prices increase 3 to 5 percent on average. While...   read more