As sad as it is to say, it just seems like everyone is out to “get” everyone. From cybersecurity threats to identity theft, it’s understandable why people are on the hunt to generate extra money but it shouldn’t be at the deceitful expense of others.

Because generating additional income is one of the top goals for many driven individuals, people are trying their shot at real estate investing, and with good reason. Real estate investing is a very lucrative way to earn money, if done right. Getting it right is indeed the key to success, but, of course, you’re going to make mistakes along the way, and depending on the type of mistakes you make, it will determine just how costly that mistake will be.

Things like buying a property in a depreciating market is a costly mistake, along with renting to the wrong tenant is a mistake as well. But one mistake investors tend to make without even realizing it is falling prey to real estate...

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