Join Early Retirement Today
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Investing in commercial property
Old 03-11-2009, 10:46 AM   #1
Recycles dryer sheets
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: Canada
Posts: 81
Investing in commercial property

My wife was watching '17 kids and counting' and the episode was about how they save money etc. At one point they went into some detail on how they own a number of commercial properties and rent them out.

I was just wondering if anyone here has done that and how it went. I've been interested in it for awhile but haven't done much digging, and I don't know anyone who already does it to ask questions. I've invested in residential property before.

Anyone know of any good books/websites/forums on this topic?
schmidtjas is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 Early Retirement and Financial Independence Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

Are you planning to be financially independent as early as possible so you can live life on your own terms? Discuss successful investing strategies, asset allocation models, tax strategies and other related topics in our online forum community. Our members range from young folks just starting their journey to financial independence, military retirees and even multimillionaires. No matter where you fit in you'll find that is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with our members, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create a retirement blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Old 03-11-2009, 11:50 AM   #2
Thinks s/he gets paid by the post
tryan's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2005
Posts: 2,486
MIT has some decent free overviews for online courses. Try this link:

MIT OpenCourseWare | Sloan School of Management | 15.021J Real Estate Economics, Spring 2004 | Lecture Notes

Of course nothing beaks hands on experience.
FIRE'd since 2005
tryan is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Superbowl Commercial Rustic23 Other topics 10 02-03-2009 04:04 PM
Interesting commercial real estate investing option... Andy R FIRE and Money 5 10-05-2007 09:38 AM
Investing in Commercial RE - Strip Malls Craig FIRE and Money 4 09-17-2005 12:25 AM

» Quick Links

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 04:59 AM.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2021, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.