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Monthly Archives: May 2015

May 30

Recession Means Opportunity

By Ken Jones | Recession

When people hear me say, recession means opportunity, they look at me as if I have 2 heads. But, before you make any judgments about my sanity, let me give you the rational reasons for my opinion.

​First of all, I should explain, that the motivation for writing about this subject today is in response to yesterday's announcement that the U.S. Gross Domestic Product (GDP) for the first quarter of 2015 declined by 0.7%.

And, while this one quarter GDP decline certainly doesn't mean we're in a recession, or that we're definitely going go into one, it does bring the increased possibility of recession into one's thoughts (at least into mine).​

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May 25

Real Estate is The Best Investment

By Ken Jones | The Best Investment

I firmly believe, that real estate is the best investment for the individual investor. When you compare all the types of investments available, it seems clear that real estate is, by far, the safest, most reliable, and most financially rewarding investment an individual investor can make.

Before I get into the comparisons between investing in real estate and other types of investments, I want you to understand, that when I discuss real estate investing, I’m talking about a long-term investment strategy, not  a short-term "get rich quick" business venture, like “flipping” houses.

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