Commercial real estate remains popular among investors

| Sep 10, 2018 | Commercial Real Estate

The economy remains on an upward swing throughout the United States, including in Massachusetts, and with that comes a robust property market. This is particularly true for commercial real estate. It is excellent news for those who are interested in engaging in commercial property buying and selling this fall.

One of the main reasons the commercial real estate market is so strong is the low interest rates. A lower rate results in a lower monthly payment. This is great for buyers, as they can complete more property purchases. It is also good news for sellers, as buyers may be willing to pay more when the interest rates are low.

In addition, people are constantly looking for a safe place to invest their money. The cryptocurrency and bitcoin boon has waned recently, with people realizing that cryptocurrencies may not be the most reliable investments. Meanwhile, real estate is more predictable, as it is time tested, and it also increases in value. When people buy investment properties, they already know the types of returns their properties will yield before they even purchase them.

Purchasing or selling commercial real estate can certainly be exhilarating. However, it can also be confusing for those who have never been through the process before, as commercial real estate transactions are not the same as residential real estate transactions. An attorney in Massachusetts can walk a buyer or seller through a real estate transaction, ensuring that his or her legal rights and best interests are protected during all stages of their property transactions.