Before you invest in real estate, one of the most important decisions you have to make is choosing a rental market. And here’s the thing about finding a market: it’s not like you just throw a dart at a map or spin a globe and invest where your finger lands. Market research is an incredibly critical step that requires a lot of thought and analysis.
In my market research checklist video ( one of the most important things I talk about is appreciation. We look for a sweet spot when it comes to appreciation.. Meaning that I don’t invest primarily for appreciation, but I still like to see some consistent growth. We want average appreciation; not sky high, but not non-existent either.
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