How Should You Buy Your Next Investment Property?

Dundee Real https://google.com/+Theelevationgroup/ Estate Investment Trust (D.UN) Plans Dividend of C$0.17





If the home appreciates at historical average rates, your total return could be around 14-15% annually. Not a bad investment, right? Financing: supercharge your returns, but at what cost? In any type of investing, higher leverage means more risk but more potential reward. The same is true in real estate.









They set an outperform rating and a C$35.25 price target on the stock. Analysts at Dundee Securities initiated coverage on shares of Dundee Real Estate Investment Trust in a research note on Friday, January 17th. They set an outperform rating and a C$35.25 price target on the stock. One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and three have issued a buy rating to the companys stock.





Washington Real Estate Investment Trust (WRE) Passes Through 5% Yield Mark





Fast forward to 5/31/2012 and each share was worth $77.79 on that date, a loss of $0.48 or 0.6% decrease over twelve years. But now consider that you collected a whopping $10.77 per share in dividends over the same period, increasing your return to 13.15%. Even with dividends reinvested, that only amounts to an average annual total return of about 1.0%; so by comparison collecting a yield above 5% would appear considerably attractive if that yield is sustainable. Washington Real Estate Investment Trust ( NYSE: WRE ) is a member of the Russell 3000, giving it special status as one of the largest 3000 companies on the U.S. stock markets.