Buying Property in the United States as an Investment

 

If you are a non-U.S resident you must have considered buying property in the USA at some point. It is still the world’s largest and most stable economy, the rental yields in some cities in Georgia, Michigan or Maryland are nuts, and overall it seems like one of the most natural places to diversify your investments into.

You can tap into the American real estate market by buying a REIT which is the recommended “no hassle” alternative for those who don’t have a particular interest in managing an asset abroad, but clearly there is a higher upside in actually buying one specific property and renting it.

Buying USA property is a slightly different process than in the UK, but it is very feasible to do so even if you are not an expert. Just look at how international investment in U.S real estate has grown this year.

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How to Budget for your Future

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Making a budget can be a time consuming and frustrating process; yet as we approach retirement, budgeting, and keeping to that budget is more important than ever. The 2013 Survey of Consumer Finances found that among all working households, the average savings for retirement was only about $2,500. The numbers do get a little better when looking only at households of those over 55, with the amount of savings averaging around $14,500. But that is still far less than the 80% of the income generated while in the workforce that specialists recommend retirees have set aside. The question for many people is what they can do to increase retirement savings and financially prepare for the future? Here are some tips to get you on track.

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Does Education Assume Importance With Respect To Binary Options Success?

Article by:  Marie Nelson (Email: marie.nelson1111@gmail.com) One of the new and exciting ways of making money is with the help of binary options. It is possible to consider binary options trading as one of the best ways of earning money during your spare time. If you are looking at the option of enjoying the desired degree … Read more

Why Using a Credit Card is a Sensible Financial Decision

Article by: Melissa Taylor With more than 500 million credit cards in circulation in the United States, Americans are no strangers to our beloved plastic. Experts in personal finance spend a lot of effort trying to convince people why we should never lay a finger on a credit card. With nearly sixty percent of Americans carrying … Read more