The 2013 Real Estate year has been tumultuous. We started off in a very flat market with low economic activity and political turmoil Market conditions were flat however as interest rates dropped later in the year and we experienced a change in government business and consumer confidence has picked dramatically.
Real estate has long been viewed as a safe investment against the threats of depreciation and inflation. However as the U.S. housing crisis showed, not all real estate investments are the same. It is important to understand the specific nuances, risks, and rewards of each financial instrument.