Looking Outside the U.S. for Real Estate Investment

Winter 2006-2007, Vol 31 No 3

Abstract: Real estate remains one of the best risk-adjusted investments. In fact, a number of factors have made world markets more interesting and potentially highly profitable over the past decade. Investors who look outside the U.S. market could potentially enjoy higher returns, increased portfolio diversification, greater variety of investment vehicles and the opportunity to benefit from the growth of the global economy.