Real estate investment is one of the finest investment strategies and helps you to create a diversified portfolio along with stocks and bonds investment. But, there is a major misconception associated with real estate investing. Majority of the people have an idea that they need to have their own property for generating real estate cash flow. No doubt, if you own properties you can easily have a steady monthly income by renting it and or make huge profits by selling it but, there are other options available as well.

If you are not a real estate property owner, check out these 5 amazing choices to invest in real estate without buying a property.

1. Real Estate Crowdfunding Investment

Crowdfunding websites allow you to invest in third-party properties without owning it. You have to put your amount of investment in the websites and based on your deposited amount it will suggest you the investment choice. Crowdestate is one of the leading European crowdfunding platforms while other popular choices include Fundrise, Realty Mogul, Groundbreaker, Crowdstreet, RealCrowd, etc. For equity crowdfunding, you get your profits either in the form of monthly rent or share from the sold property. For debt crowdfunding, you get profits based on interest rates from mortgage payments.

2. REITs Investment

Real Estate Investment Trust or REIT is referred to the participating companies that own, operates and real-estates that can generate cash flow. As an investor, you can make money through RITs just like investing in company stocks and bonds. Whenever you deposit your invested amount in RITs, you eventually hold a part of the invested property like- commercial spaces, office buildings, apartments,…