Investment Properties

Do you really want to be a landlord? 

Before you jump in the car with me or any other North County Realtor, you need to weigh the pros and cons of buying and owning San Diego investment properties.  Buying or investing in a large project with professional management requires a large financial outlay.  Whereas, buying a San Diego single family homes or small North County investments properties require detailed effort in management and maintaining the properties.  Some of the pros of buying San Diego investment properties are as follows:

  1. Housing is a basic necessity (everyone needs it)
  2. In San Diego North County investment properties are usually easy to keep rented
  3. Income is usually predictable
  4. good resale prospect, especially on units
  5. Investment properties provide a hedge against inflation
  6. You can use leverage to build an estate
  7. Enjoy pride of ownership

Son cons might be:

  1. Investment properties are a service business
  2. Management requirements
  3. Complaints and problems
  4. Maintenance

A buyer that understands what they are getting into will be in a good position to proceed with viewing San Diego North County investment properties possibilities.  This final step is where I come in, contact Gary Harmon, your Real Living Lifestyles Realtor.  The final result should be an investment that will prove rewarding.

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