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Soft Skills: The software developer's life manual by John Z. Sonmez

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Chapter 52. Bits and bytes of real estate investing

Of all the possible investments a person can make, I think real estate investment is by far the best. No other investment offers such a long-term guarantee of profit and allows so much leverage. But that doesn’t mean real estate investing is easy. Real estate investment isn’t something you can do with the simple push of a button, like you might do to trade a stock. Real estate investment also requires significant capital—which is one of the reasons I think it’s so well suited to software developers who often are able to command higher wages than many other professions.

I’ll admit, I’m a bit biased, because real estate investment is my primary investment choice, and the one that has made me ...

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