Student Rentals: Pros and Cons

May 13, 2015 | Category: Real Estate Investing Tags: , , ,

Student rentals are the backbone of my real estate investing career. It’s how I got my start and I still invest in them regularly. There’s a lot of money to be made in student rentals, but there are some specific considerations that you have to take into account that don’t apply with other types of rentals. Here are some of the pros and cons.

Rob and Heidi Living Room

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An important thing to consider with student rentals is whether you want it to be a dedicated investment property or a secondary suite within your own home. If you’re considering a secondary suite make sure you check out these pros and cons.

-Scott

 

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