Why investing in real estate now is a good idea

Sure things don’t look too great in real estate right now. Many foreclosures and short sales continue even with the real estate market being “stabilized”. Investors do not like to see that foreclosures are still at an all-time high.

There is still a great chance that the economy will get worse and that the stock market and the dollar will see a dramatic downturn so having a post about investing in real estate being a good idea might seem crazy.

Yet…

Looking at the short term, that does indeed seem like insane, bad advice. But looking at the long term, investing in real estate could be the best decision you’ve ever made. Looking at history, as history does repeat itself, everything seems to run in cycles and patterns. Real estate, like other investments such as commodities and stocks, has its ups and downs. So real estate may not be the best investment in the short term but in the next few years, it will pick back up and the value of real estate will increase.

During these tough times when homes are at all-time low prices and most people aren’t buying, this is the time when the smart investor is purchasing them at unbelievably low prices then holding on until the value come back up again.

When it comes to investing, never do what everyone is doing as that is when it’s too late to be getting in. Smart investors do the opposite of what everyone else is doing. When all others have caught on, then it is a bubble and the bubble will soon burst.

Be sure to buy low, sell high. And this is why investing in real estate may be a great idea now. Be sure to hold on for the long haul.

** This blog is not intended to be used as financial and investment advice. It is simply an opinion. Please seek professional advise if you have questions regarding these topics.**

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About Stephane Manos

Stephane Manos has developed several online companies. While working as an online entrepreneur, he fell in love with the sales aspect and recruited some of the best clients and affiliates the companies have ever had. The fun, he found was in building the connections and relationships. One of Stephane's top qualities is being able to motivate. He found a passion in motivating others which in return motivated him. Happy colleagues and clients would send word-of-mouth referrals and increase traffic to his online businesses. Teamwork is something that Stephane promotes. The focus is not on self or individuals but in working as a team to reach the same goals. It is his role as a leader to lead the team by example. Currently, his interest is in real estate investments and financial investments. He is now looking into emerging markets such as the Middle East. He also believes some of the better deals can be found in certain parts of the United States. Many distressed buyers are looking to liquidate. Developing new online businesses, purchasing commercial and residential real estate, and developing rentals has led him to travel around the world. Stephane Manos contributes a portion of his time and earnings to charitable associations and philanthropic groups. His charities are: -Children's Telethon -AHEPA brotherhood and Shriners -REVIVRE Bipolar Support Assocation
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