Huffington Post: The Most Important Lessons an Investor Can Learn
There has been considerable concern in the press about falling property values in commercial real estate. However, this isn’t the first time we’ve heard such warnings.
Given that a great deal of capital inflow from domestic and foreign investors seeking high-yielding opportunities in a low interest rate environment is taking place, I don’t believe the arguments for decelerating values holds much weight.
Fueling much of the boom, Chinese investors were the top foreign buyers of U.S. real estate for the fourth year in a row, according to Market Watch. The National Association of Realtors (NAR) reported that Chinese investors bought 29,195 properties worth $27.3 billion in the 12 months ending March 2016.
That’s more than triple Canada’s $8.9 billion investment in U.S. properties. India ranked third with $6.1 billion. Mexico came in fourth at $4.8 billion.
Find out more in my latest blog on The Huffington Post, titled The Most Important Lessons an Investor can learn.
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