E - Investing in Real Estate



Real estate investing is one of the best ways to build wealth, and our coastal markets provide some of the most attractive rental rates and long term price appreciation in the country. Whether you’re looking to invest in a vacation rental property, commercial building, or speculate on a piece of vacant land, coastal Alabama and Florida can offer some spectacular returns.

You don’t have to be rich to invest in real estate as there are investment opportunities for a wide array of budgets, but you do have to be sure about your numbers. Click on this Real Estate Investment Calculator to help gain a better understanding of how your real estate investment will perform over its life.

Purchasing, managing, and selling the right property, in the right location, at the right price, and at the right time are all instrumental to your success as a real estate investor. The Niel Group is ready to help you buy and sell your next investment property whether you are a professional investor, or just beginning in the real estate investment business.

As with most ventures in life, knowledge provides a foundation for success, and real estate investing is no different. Please find below The Niel Group’s list of suggested readings:

Eldred, Gary. Make Money with Fixer-Uppers and Renovations. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley 2003.

Kennedy, Diane, and Garrett Sutton. Real Estate Loop-Holes: Secrets of Successful Real Estate Investing. New York: Warner 2003.

Lechter, Sharron, and Garrett Sutton. Real Estate Advantages: Tax and Legal Secrets of Successful Real Estate Investors. New York: Warner 2006.

McElroy, Ken. The ABC’s of Real Estate Investing: The secrets of finding hidden profits most investors miss. New York: Warner 2004.

McLean, Andrew, and Gary Eldred. Investing in Real Estate: Seventh Edition. Hoboken, NJ: Wiley 2012.

Moskowitz, Joel S. The 16% Solution: How to Get High Interest Rates in a Low Interest World with Tax Lien Certificates. Kansas City, MO: 1994.

Roos, Dolf De. Real Estate Riches: How to become rich using your banker’s money. New York: Warner 2001.

Ziewitz, Kathryn, and June Wiaz. Green Empire: The St. Joe Company and the Remaking of Florida’s Panhandle. Gainesville, FL: University Press of Florida 2004.

Ready to find the perfect investment property? Click Search Now to gain access to all active listings on the MLS. Unlike Zillow, our search engine is updated every fifteen minutes and is always accurate.