Then and Now – H&R REIT

This post is a continuation of my series Then and Now where I revisit some older blogposts and either rip them to shreds (because my thinking has changed) or I’ll confirm my position on some personal finance topics or specific investments.   My previous…
REITs:  Book Value and Net Asset Value Revealed

What’s not to love about Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs)?  You probably know I’ve written about REITs before. REITs are best understood as a professionally managed trust that buys and holds real estate properties.  They offer investors (like you and…

I’ve been a fan of Real Estate Investment Trusts (REITs) ever since my wife and I sold our condo a few years ago.  Instead of receiving direct rental income and dealing with tenant and rental unit issues (including a major…

Well, I made my REI.UN purchase, but closer to $19/share than today’s close of $18/share. OUCH! Waiting and buying at closer to $18 would have saved me almost $200 or about 5% of my purchase. Alas, a lesson learned: wait…