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Investing In Commercial and Industrial Property – Part 1: Multifamily Housing

If you’ve been considering adding commercial property to your portfolio, you’re not alone. Some of the economy’s strongest performance in recent years has been in commercial real estate, multifamily properties in particular. And that’s not a trend experts expect to end anytime soon. In fact, CoStar reports that the Freddie Mac Multifamily Investment Index was over 146 for the third...Read more »

Latest Real Estate Investing News: Big Changes, Little Houses

The very best of recent news brought to you by the experts in the investment real estate world at Kernors LLC. We've been earning your Real Estate Investment News Roundup

If you like variety, you can’t beat the latest real estate investing news. We’ve got updates on: big changes in rules restricting marketing by investment firms and funds; the popularity of houses smaller than a typical garage in Portland, Oregon; and, another experiment on how to make the office better. New Rules Shake Up Real Estate Investing Passed in 2012,...Read more »

Investing In Agriculture – Part 2: Getting Your Hands Dirty

In part one of our series on agricultural investing we noted that your investment could be as hands off as any other investment. But we also mentioned direct ownership of farmland. Here, in the second Smart Investors Series article on ag-investing, we expand our look to include strategies that offer direct investment in farmland. We start with the ‘what’, move...Read more »

Investment Funding For Smart Investors: All The Latest Trends

The very best of recent news brought to you by the experts in the investment real estate world at Kernors LLC. We've been earning your Real Estate Investment News Roundup

For this roundup of the latest investment news, we chose to focus on investment funding. Here we present three articles, each covering an important innovation in real estate funding—and each an important step in making it possible for more people than ever to invest in commercial real estate. From crowdfunding to a new spin on the tradition REIT to small...Read more »

Green Investing – Part 1: Help The Planet And Help Yourself

One of the hot topics in investment circles is green investing. But what is green investing really? It can range from investment in green buildings and development projects, to specialized investment funds, to investments you’ve selected yourself that meet your requirements. Let’s take a brief look at each approach. Green Buildings and Projects An easy way for investors to “go...Read more »