6 Benefits of Turn Key Real Estate Investments

As an investor, you're probably wondering if turnkey real estate investments are worth it.

Speaking of turn key real estate investment, a turnkey property is one that can be rented out by an investor immediately after purchase.

In recent years, the common trend has been people buying turn key properties and this is because they require little or no effort to rent out. The property would have been rehabbed by a turnkey real estate company, leaving nothing to be fixed.

Of course, you can argue that not-ready properties come at lower prices. This is however only because they are worth less and by the time you add up all the time, money and energy spent on bringing the property to a rentable state, it will eventually amount to the same as – if not more than – a turnkey property.

Still not convinced? Let's look into 6 benefits of investing in turn key real estate.

1. Saves time and energy

A turnkey property will most likely cost you more than one that needs a lot of serious work before being rented out. It’s worth every penny, however. This is because there will be no time wasting, and it helps to hasten the renting out of the property.

Real estate investing can be very demanding for an investor, but with turnkey properties, they can save and expend their time on more important investment decisions.

2. Minimizes stress

Buying an income property that requires a lot of fixing such as changing the tiles, fixing the roof, painting the walls and the likes is very stressful, and to an extent, discouraging.

However, with turn key rental properties, instead of looking for plumbers, painters and carpenters, you just get straight to your search for tenants without going through any (fixing) stress.

3. Less risk

There's a lot of risk associated with fixing an income property. You have the time, energy, money and stress to deal with, and added to all of these is the unnecessary risk involved. What if you don’t get someone to rent the property at the price you desire – the price that would truly give a good ROI (return on investment) in the long run?

But investing in turn key rental properties helps in averting all that risk.

4. Immediate money

With turnkey real estate investment, you can start making money off your new property immediately, compared to having to wait a long period of time for fixing and getting a not-ready property to a rentable state.

5. Excellent starting choice

While not every real estate investor can dabble into income properties due to inadequate or lack of experience, turn key real estate investment is good for all, especially beginner investors, as it requires little or no experience and generally makes everything much easier.

6. Makes out-of-state real estate investing attractive

Most times, investors feel the need to reject opportunities to invest out of state due to the stress of travelling to prepare the properties for rent.

However, turn key properties eliminate all these inconvenience by narrowing down the journey into a onetime trip, whereby you can see the property, buy it and even possibly meet up with a potential tenant.

I bet you're already convinced that turnkey real estate investment makes a lot of sense and is equally very beneficial.

If you’re considering real estate investment without all the stress involved (or at least reduced to minimum), then definitely think turn-key.


Jimmy Rohampton is a freelance writer, blogger and business consultant from Southwest London. He travels the world and helps people master blogging and online marketing at HowToCreateABlog.org. Think you're interesting and he should know you? Say "Hi" to him at Jimmy@HowToCreateABlog.org

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