Over $2.1 trillion dollars was erased from the U.S. stock market within 6 days as of August 27th 2015.
– With the big drop in the stock market how will this impact Real Estate ?
Real Estate may actually favor from the recent stock market drop, this being that investors notice the inconsistency of investing in stocks and the big risk involved.
For that reason investors will find themselves increasingly investing in Real Estate Investment Trusts (REIT).
These REIT’s are generally collections of income-producing real estate and mortgage securities.
Investors can deposit their cash in REITs, and collect a dividend while riding out the insecurity and inconsistency of the stock market.
Stay tuned for Part 2 on “Real Estate Investment Trusts”.