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3 Major Sacrifices Real Estate Investors Must Be Willing to Make

By Kim Wong / a couple of years ago

Real estate investing is never easy — and anyone who says otherwise is not telling you the full truth. There is a huge variety of methods to invest when it comes to real estate; however, the one thing that they have in common is that they all require a lot of sacrifices. If you want to […]

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UK Still A Big Draw For Asian Property Investors

By Kim Wong / a couple of years ago

UK-based Select Property Group recently opened an office at the CapitaGreen office building in Singapore, to take advantage of the ongoing demand for lucrative investment properties in Britain. “Asia is one of the most important growth markets for Select – more than 18 percent of our investors come from this region,” said Group Managing Director […]

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Why ‘18-Hour Cities’ Are the Next Big Thing for Real Estate Investors

By Kim Wong / a couple of years ago

Real estate is a significant component of any well-diversified portfolio. For investors considering real estate, one of the most important decisions is where to put their investment dollars. While the big six cities – Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, San Francisco and Washington, D.C – are obvious choices, secondary markets have a lot of […]

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Good Investment Ideas

By Kim Wong / a couple of years ago

Investors are always on the lookout for good investment ideas, although it can be difficult for small investors to determine wherever they should invest their money. The most effective investments are those that have the lowest risk and that offer some sort of guarantee on return. Nearly all investments carry some sort of risk with […]

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More Investors Enter the Student Housing Sector, as Prices, Sales Volume Rise

By Kim Wong / a couple of years ago

Investors are on track to buy $4.5 billion in student housing properties in 2015—up from just $3 billion the year before, according to data from commercial real estate services firm CBRE. “I knew that volume would be up—but not that much,” says Jaclyn Fitts, national director of student housing for CBRE. “It continues to demonstrate […]