Source: Forbes —
As one of the most powerful and profitable investments you can make, real estate provides regular cash flow, a hedge against inflation and otherwise unattainable leverage. These may be the top benefits of real estate investing, but they’re only scratching the surface.
I want to shine a spotlight on the benefits I don’t think get enough attention: tax advantages, appreciation and refinancing.
Real estate investing is arguably the best way to grow long-term wealth without lining Uncle Sam’s pockets. The only downside to the tax-slashing strategies listed below is that they take some time and research to identify and utilize — but when you can reduce or entirely erase your liability, I’d say the effort is well worth it.