If you’re considering real estate as an investment, you should definitely take some time to think about which types of real estate offers the best returns with the least amount of risk. In this blog post, I’ve linked to accompanying posts that cover condos, townhomes, and single-family homes and how they compare in terms of investment potential.
For the purposes of this conversation, in each post, we are going to talk about small investors looking to pick up a home to rent out. (Of course, the conversation changes when you have millions in cash and want to pick up a building.)
As I see it you have basically three types of properties to choose from—a condo, a townhome, or a single-family home. Read up on these 3 scenarios in Seattle to get a better idea of which option is right for you: