Property Investment Strategies

Is real estate investment an exact science?

by Mark Benson on January 19, 2014

Is real estate investment an exact science?

Is real estate investment an exact science?

There is no doubt that property/real estate is by far and away the most popular investment asset around the world. People have been investing in real estate since time began and over the years we have seen an array of different property cycles, different scenarios, surprise events and collapses. So, is real estate investment an exact science or will there always be a relatively large degree of risk?

If you read the popular property press you are likely get the impression that property cycles are replicated time and time again in different markets around the world. Unless you dig deeper, it may look as though investment in real estate is fairly simple, pick a growing economy, a buoyant property market with significant financial assistance available and hey presto, success!

If only it was that easy…………… [click to continue…]

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