No AMC Cinemas on the moon, tough times continue for small businesses, some safe and cheap REITs to consider, and a look at real estate wholesaling.
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There Are No AMC Cinemas on the Moon
The theater chain's stock may be heading there, but its actual business prospects? Not so much.
The Millionacres takeaway: This Bloomberg Opinion piece [subscription required] takes a look at the brick-and-mortar business whose fate also will affect a lot of retail real estate that it occupies and adjoins.
Rough Summer Ahead for a Lot of Small Businesses
Despite expedited COVID-19 vaccinations, eased restrictions in many states, and accelerated reopenings of several different industries across the U.S., Alignable says its latest survey shows that 35% of all small business owners are still at risk of closing permanently by the end of this summer.
The Millionacres takeaway: The pandemic may be slowing down, mercifully, and masks are coming off, but the damage is still being done. These important occupiers of retail and other commercial space across America can tell you that.
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3 Cheap REITs to Buy in June
Despite a strong rally among real estate investment trusts (REITs), there are still bargain buys out there, including Cousins Properties (NYSE: CUZ), Preferred Apartment Communities (NYSE: APTS), and STAG Industrial (NYSE: STAG).
The Millionacres takeaway: Our Matthew DiLallo details why each of these stocks are attractively priced ways to invest in trends in their industry segments.
The 3 Safest REITs to Buy in June
In uncertain times -- and aren't they always? -- investors looking for the closest thing to a sure thing in that realm often turn to real estate, including REITs. Here are three to consider.
The Millionacres takeaway: "Safe" is in the eye of the beholder, and it looks like each of these stocks offer relative safety with their size and scale, solid records of performance, and portfolios in industries that should lead to further growth in years to come.
5 Things Real Estate Wholesalers Should Know in 2021
If you're itching to get into the real estate market but don't quite have the financing to purchase your first investment property, real estate wholesaling may be great for you.
The Millionacres takeaway: Our Lea Uradu explains how real estate wholesaling works and what to look for if you want to dip your toes into the boiling-hot waters of today's housing market.