View Full Version : Real estate investing form USA Today

07-15-2005, 05:15 PM
Check out this article from today's USA Today for the basics of income producing real estate investing not speculation.


07-15-2005, 08:56 PM
REITs (Real Estate investment trusts) are the best way for a novice real estate investor to get into the market without all the headaches.

07-16-2005, 11:18 PM
"When something breaks and a tenant calls, fix it. And be a stickler for collecting rent. Says Lee: "Tenants can't get behind.""

I knew there was more to it that buy no money down, collect rent, party on yatch with call girls. That whole tenant calls, fix it stuff sounds like a bummer man.

" faded industrial cities with rebound potential make more sense"

Funny how so many Chinese-American dudes don't seem to know China exists. It is clear that faded industrial towns are faded for a reason, China. Do these dumb bastards really think putting a 'river walk' along a contaminated canal is really going to turn every downtown Podunk into the next gay hipster new age artist hang out.