Eric Jordaan
3 minute read
25 May 2020
8:42 am

Is investing in a rental property still a good idea?

Eric Jordaan

To determine whether an investment in rental is still a good investment will depend on your personal circumstances.

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A Moneyweb reader asked: I recently took a bond for rental property. The property is in good condition and one of the lower-priced rentals in the town. I am worried about the possibility of not having a tenant due to the state of the economy. Is rental property still a good investment? As a certified financial planner at Crue Invest, here are some answers: Investing in residential property as a long-term investment has been popular over the years. The recent difficult economic times have, however, highlighted some of the risks. The popularity of using rental property as an investment has...