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Investing in Real Estate Should be Your Next Financial Decision

In a market that is constantly shifting one thing that you can always count on is that people will always need a place to live. That’s why investing in real estate can be a great way for you to grow your wealth. If done correctly putting your money into property can be a safe and steady way for you to increase your yearly income.  We have complied a list that lays out why investing in real estate should be your next financial decision.

  • Your tenants pay your expenses: What if we told you, all you would need is a down payment on a property, and everything else would pay for its self? Investing in real estate rental properties can create this realty for you. Once you fill your property with reliable tenants you have a consistent flow of income. Their rent covers all your expenses, the property taxes, and most importantly your monthly mortgage payments. The remaining money becomes your profit, over time the profit starts to outweigh the monthly expenses.
  • Your profit begins to snowball: Instead of spending your profit on a new sports car, reinvest it into another property. Investing in real estate is great, but becomes even better when you own multiple properties. It’s simple the more properties you own, the faster your income begins to rapidly increase.  Your down payment on these additional properties comes from the cash flow of your original properties.
  • Consider Commercial Real-estate: Owning a commercial building can be more expensive at first. However, it’s smart to consider making a commercial purchase as you begin investing in real estate. Commercial real estate offers higher rent, and longer leases for the businesses that occupy your building. The taxes may be higher, but so is your cash flow.  
  • Giving back to the community: Investors don’t usually consider this aspect, however investing in real estate can increase the status of the community it resides in. Increasing available housing helps bring more people to the area. This can increase cash flow to local small business. While also improving the overall quality of the community.  Over time this can regenerate a struggling district.
  • Low risk high reward: Unlike the stock market which is more of a high risk high reward investment, real estate investment tends to be more stable. Collecting income on a predefined date eliminates the risk. As long as you always have tenants inside your property your overall risk is very minimal. Stable income is a much safer investment then investing in something as volatile as the stock market. It’s also important to note that there are many tax benefits to investing in additional real estate properties.

Next time you are considering investing some of your money think no further than investing in real estate. For further information or guidance on how owning a property can benefit your financial status give the mortgage experts at Lynx Mortgage Bank LLC a call today. (516) 334-0200

Lynx Mortgage Bank was founded by a small group of mortgage and financial professionals in Long Island, New York, seeking to offer customers a simple “no surprises” approach to the mortgage process. They offer a full range of products, from mortgages to home equity lines of credit.

Licensed Mortgage Banker; New York State Department of Financial Services.

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