Real Estate Investment Trusts

There several types of diversified accounts for investment. They are typically managed by a third party. These include portfolio investments that include specialized, office space, healthcare, retail, diversified, residential and resort or hotel. 


  • Small amounts of case is ok to invest
  • Funds pay a % of profits to account owners
  • Pricing based on cash flow
  • Relatively easy to purchase
  • Build wealth over 3, 5, 7 or 10 year range
  • Hands off, no maintenance involvement
  • No financing needed

Know before you buy

  • Tenant vacancies can devalue the fund
  • Increased interest rates can decrease income
  • Account service fees required
  • Not all REITs are created equal
  • Requires the investor to understand the market fluctations of the investment