Did you know, you can purchase real estate in your retirement account?

Did you know? Did you know that you can use your Individual Retirement Account (IRA) can invest in more than stocks and bonds?  IRA’s also can buy real estate (single family, multi-family, commercial, raw land) for investment. How it Works: First, you need an IRA custodian that allows investing in “Alternative Assets”.  Once you have … Continue reading “Did you know, you can purchase real estate in your retirement account?”

Investment Types

You should never feel as if your retirement funds might be able to do more outside of your IRA vs inside. Funny concept, when all we have been taught over the years is to invest in the stock market and earn an average return to grow your retirement. Thankfully, Mountain West IRA allows you to … Continue reading “Investment Types”

The Basics of Mortgage Notes

To diversify their portfolio, investors sometimes need to think outside the box. This means considering alternative investments such as mortgage notes. Investing in mortgage notes allows investors to get involved in the real estate investing world without flipping houses or vetting tenants for rentals. When an investor uses their self-directed IRA to invest in a … Continue reading “The Basics of Mortgage Notes”

Benefits of Rental Properties

Real estate is a tangible investment, which is one of the main reasons it has become a popular choice for IRA accounts. Unlike stocks and bonds, investors can actually visit their properties. Rental properties are a great way to diversify a portfolio and provide the ability to earn measurable income for the investor. Here are … Continue reading “Benefits of Rental Properties”

Investing in Raw Land

When investors with self-directed IRAs consider investing in real estate, they usually think of rental properties or homes they can flip instead of raw land. For many people it can be difficult to imagine the potential of vacant land and the healthy returns which may be available from this type of investment. While raw land … Continue reading “Investing in Raw Land”