07.09.2011 - Canada: Housing your investments in REITs
REITs are trusts that invest in a wide range of real estate assets Ė shopping centres, office buildings, industrial properties and apartments, for example. Some REITs focus on a particular type of real estate, while others diversify across several property classes. If you like the idea of owning investment real estate, but donít want the hassle of dealing with problem tenants or broken toilets, REITs have several advantages: They provide diversification and professional management, and they can be bought and sold quickly on a stock exchange, making them much more liquid than an investment property..............................................Full Article: Source
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