I Love Real Estate! There are so many things to love about real estate and real estate investing. One acronym used to describe the benefits of real estate is that it is the I.D.E.A.L. Investment. Your receive Income. You get the benefits of Depreciation which lowers your tax bill. You create and grow Equity by purchasing below market value, and/or increasing market value, and in paying down loan principal. Property values Appreciate. You can utilize Leverage. While each of these benefits is compelling, there are numerous other benefits that – in my mind – make real estate the ideal investment. A few of my favorites include: Creativity – you can be creative in the use, design, or investment. Some examples include… updating an old warehouse into cool lofts, converting unused spaces into amenities or even additional rentable space, or even structuring deals to meet different investment goals. It is tangible.…