One of the things you hear most often is people building wealth by investing in real estate.
Real estate investing can be intimidating and risky. Jeff Rose shares the top 8 ways to invest in real estate — without managing properties.
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Real wealth is built through passively investing in S&P 500 ETF’s. Over past 5 years, VOO(a broad market S&P ETF) has returned 66.65% while VNQ(the real estate etf) has returned a measley 18.04%. Not to mention there has been a slump in new U.S housing and the market shows no signs of picking up. While your usual advice is good, real estate on average under performs index funds of the stock market. Real estate isn’t an asset that’s actively trying to increase in value unlike stocks.