If you’re anything like us, you’ve probably been told countless times that investing is a smart and necessary step in your financial future. However, it’s much easier said than done. A wide variety of options and opinions, mixed in with a generous dollop of legalese, makes investing a difficult world to enter.
Instead of handing over your money to a bank, broker, or big business, consider a tangible, local alternative. The popularity of crowdfunding (think Kickstarter) has opened the door for a new model of property investment. Real estate investing has long been considered a smart choice, but it was notoriously difficult to do – until now.