A Room of One’s Own (In a Portfolio)?

By |2016-11-17T16:14:29-04:00July 21st, 2015|Categories: Global Market Update|Tags: , , |

What good is real estate? Photo: Joao Pacheco. Source: Picjumbo I don’t mean as a place to live. Everyone needs four walls and a roof. I’m talking about real estate as an investment. Lots of people consider investing in real estate. By this they usually mean private real estate—buying a small apartment or office building and renting out the space. There may be a lot of specific, local demand for living and working space: college students cycling [...]