Generates both cash flow and capital appreciation
Strongest risk adjusted returns of the major real estate asset classes
Diminishing supply of workforce housing
New construction is not profitable renting at workforce housing rental rates without government subsidies causing an imbalance of supply and demand in most rental rate categories
Real property is an inflation hedge and short-term leases allow rental rates to be adjusted frequently
Mainstay in the category of the "three basic needs of life: food, shelter, and clothing"