Investing in Real Estate: Go it alone or with the help of a REALTOR®?

Why hire a REALTOR® at all?

Simply put, unless you have a family background or a personal history with investment properties, be it in construction, rezoning or buying a multi-unit or rental property, you need the help of someone who is going to act as a kind of “mentor”; someone to help you figure this whole thing out.  Investing in real estate involves dealing with dozens of variables and if you don’t have the knowledge and experience to know when to passively or proactively react to them, you’re setting yourself up for potential disaster….