My newest BiggerPockets article covers the same themes I went over in a blog post on this site a month ago, namely why principal paydown is such a powerful tool for real estate investors.
Principal paydown (i.e. paying down the balance of your mortgage) is only one of the IDEAL acronym advantages to real estate, but it's quite powerful as this example shows.
So for this example, we will use the following assumptions:
Overall, I think the article makes an unassailable case for how beneficial JUST principal paydown can be. And so if you add in all the other advantages, real estate is really a no-brainer.
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