The Internet is full of important information on all aspects of real estate investment. Some of the best advice can often be found on blogs and not so much in the offices of financial advisers. When investing in real estate, it is essential that you do your research, so below is our selection of the Best real estate blogs of 2018 to help you do exactly that.
- Bigger Pockets
Bigger Pockets is a social network, information center and Market for real estate investors. His blog has a wealth of information in the form of articles, podcasts, webinars and videos, all with the aim of helping investors make the best decisions when it comes to the real estate market.
- The Real Estate Guys
Originally formatted as a radio show, The Real Estate Guys is run by Robert Helms and Russell Gray, both real estate experts with more than two decades of experience in finance. The site offers useful articles on all topics, from investing abroad to basic investment approaches, covering all bases with respect to experience level.
- Investor Guide
Although not specifically dedicated to the real estate market, the Investor Guide is a useful tool for evaluating the financial landscape, and offers a useful category in real estate. As a larger-scale site, the Investor Guide has the benefit of having a global reach and access to information that may not be available to the average blogger.
- Epic Real Estate
Epic Real Estate is an educational investment property blog that aims to explain the complicated glossary of the real estate world to the general public. Its founder Matt is a real estate professional with thirteen years of experience whose goal is to help others obtain passive property gains.
Another investment site in general is NuWire that is dedicated to providing information to investors to help them achieve the best possible returns. Its Real Estate section is comprehensive and with a lot of internal information, and its section “How to do …” is extremely useful – see, for example, this article about retirement strategies.
- A Student of the Real Estate Game
A Student of the Real Estate Game is a blog run by Joe Stampone, a procurement manager for a private investment firm in New York. Joe’s story began only seven years ago, going from unemployed to a real estate professional from one day to the next. In this blog he accompanies him in the steps to follow and shows him how he did it.
- CRE Tech
CRE Tech is a site dedicated to the relationship between the real estate industry and technology. Although the focus is on the commercial property market, CRE Tech analyzes the range of impacts that technology can have on the real estate market; Its investment section is especially useful to evaluate the various technological options available to real estate investors.
- Calculated Risk
Written by Bill McBride, Calculated Risk is a blog that deals with finance and investments on a large scale, and often with a focus on the real estate market. This blog is a bit more specific and profound compared to the others listed here, targeting those who already know something about the Investment Market, but the information is extremely valuable if you know what you are looking for.
- RE Tipster
RE Tipster is another blog aimed at helping people obtain extra income through real estate investment. The site allows you to send questions to property expert who works there, Seth Williams, and has a resource page to help people get started in the property investment market.
- CRE Online
This is more a site of teaching and community, CRE Online aims to teach ordinary people the rounds of real estate investment. The site has many followers and offers useful articles for each step in the investment process, as well as specific advice on how to take the best options in the real estate market – see, for example, this article about sub-valued properties (undervalued properties).