Real Estate

Find out more about investing in REITs and the impact of real estate on the markets. Or explore other investing topics:

College Housing: Rent or Buy?

Rents in college towns are soaring. Should you buy a house for your college student to live in?

Should I Sell My House Now While Prices Are Down?

Should you sell your house in a down market? Pay attention to both your wallet and the issues that impact your quality of life.

Deferring Taxes on an Investment Property Sale

A 1031 exchange can help you defer capital gains taxes on an investment property by investing sale proceeds into another property.

REITs Basics

A real estate investment trust, or REIT, is a type of trust that invests in a portfolio of real estate. Learn how REITs can provide a way to invest in the real estate market.

Alternative Investing: How to Invest in REITs

A real estate investment trust (REIT) is a security that offers an opportunity to invest in real estate properties. Learn how you can incorporate REITs into your investing strategy.

Factors That Influence Real Estate Prices

If you decide to invest in REITs, understanding what factors can influence real estate prices is essential.