real estate fund


A type of mutual fund that primarily focuses on investing in securities offered by public real estate companies. At the height of the housing market, this type of mutual fund was very popular, but after the collapse in 2008, real estate funds became less desirable. A real estate fund may also consist of REITS.

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You may want to try and invest in a real estate fund if you think there may be some big gains to make with it.

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Beginner investors need to be aware that real estate funds are exposed to derivatives risk and often do not have actual portfolios of property under their control.

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My brother was able to make a lot of money coming out of the financial crisis by establishing a real estate fund and using the proceeds to buy up distressed property companies cheap.

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