Successful real estate investments lies in profit. Earnings can be obtained from a monthly flow of money or sale of the property. If you have saved some money you want to invest in a property I’ll tell you some secrets to make your investment worthwhile.

Opportunities abound in the market and you have to be careful when making the decision. Consider the following tips and get the best of it.

8 tips for a successful real estate investment

1. Prudence and reflection are qualities every great investor.

Learn about features, conditions and opportunities for your real estate investment. Never enough consult with experts, read recent news and study the profile of the creators of the project.

2. Invest on planes.

Note that prices in the real estate sector fluctuate less, do it slower and our downfalls are less drastic than other investments. While, buy on planes is a little more risky for the times of maturation of projects and achievement of resources, always more profitable to make the purchase of a property already built.

3. Discover your investor profile.

They say there are three types of investors: the cautious, risk-taking and saving. The first take moderate risks, the latter taking major risks and recent security prefer the utility.

4. Rate the time factor.

Remember that real estate investing takes time. It is a long-term investment that is generally not beginning to deliver results within five years.

5. Study the location.

Learn about plans to medium and long term in the area where the property you plan to buy is. That way I could assess the development and value the sector in the future.

6. Determine the use of your investment.

In the real estate is usually wins from two sides. On one side is the valuation of the property and on the other, the annual net income. In the case of buying housing, think calmly about using it, will it be to live there or rent it?

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7. Study the property type.

There are several options of real estate. The first that jumps to mind is housing, but there are also properties of commercial and industrial. The commercial real estate investment is the most profitable option because who ranks well, it makes for a profit.

8. Explore new types of investment.

Traditionally one thinks of buying and selling. But currently booming fiduciary rights, real estate collective funds and voluntary pension funds with investments in real estate. Fiduciary rights are property titles, without a lot of capital, let you become owner of a percentage of a commercial property (eg a hotel or a mall) and receiving a participation by the operation of the property, proportional to the money you have invested and you not have to worry about the lease or maintenance of the property.

And the most important….

Take the opportunities!

The ideal time to invest in real estate time depends on several factors, from politics and economics (on the global level) to the particular situation of a family. You can always buy a property at a much lower value if you do a good deal. Real estate price drop for various reasons, but the main one is the lack of demand.

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Silvia Merida Pellicer
Gogetit Content Manager. Author of important reviews for Gogetit News, “The #1 Source for real estate news in Panama.”
Specialized in the search and analysis of the most important news about real estate in Panama.