REITs: Should You Invest in Real Estate Investment Trusts?

This is a header image for the Fiology lesson REITs: Should You Invest in Real Estate Investment Trusts? It depicts a hammock hanging from a palm tree on a beach to represent the possibility of passive income from REITS supporting a preferred lifestyle.

What are REITs? REITs or real estate investment trusts are companies that own and operate real estate. The real estate held can include a variety of asset types including commercial, residential, resorts, and even the the actual mortgages and loans. Shares of these companies can be purchased from brokerage firms just as you would any … Read more