Why Real Estate Is One of the Most Ethical Forms of Investing

Liz Brumer-Smith, The Motley Fool
·3-min read

Real estate investing has gotten somewhat of a bad rap lately. With hundreds of thousands of Americans at risk for eviction, some media outlets and tenant advocacy groups have brought into question the ethics of investing in real estate. In challenging economic times, it may seem easy to label "good guys" and "bad guys" in a real estate transaction, but the reality is that real estate continues to be one of the most ethical forms of investing, providing much-needed property for people to live, work, eat, and play across the globe.