My new article for BiggerPockets is up on how to create a student housing rental portfolio. First I note the advantages and disadvantages of student housing (which I go into more detail here). They are:
Next, I discuss the steps you need to take:
1. Pick a school and confirm it is NOT a commuter college.
The "zones" by the way, look something like this:
"Every day is a new life to the wise man."
The Righteous Mind
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