Invest Anywhere: The 5 Ways Real Estate Makes Money


Manage episode 324370959 series 115702
By Paula Pant. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

#373: How do people make money in real estate?

Many focus on rental income, but this is only one of five ways that properties create wealth.

We explain five surprising ways that real estate builds your balance sheet: cash flow, appreciation (market-based and forced), tax benefits, principal paydown, and instant equity at closing.

Why does this matter for long-distance investors?

If you’re investing out-of-state, you’ll need to choose a city or town. How do you decide? First, think about how you want to bias your returns. Do you want to optimize for cash flow? More appreciation potential? Identifying this will help you align your city/town selection with your financial goals.

If you’ve been thinking about investing in real estate – especially if you might invest long-distance – you’ll love this episode.


For more information, visit the show notes at

Learn more about your ad choices. Visit

454 episodes