The Motley Fool Discussion Boards
Investing/Strategies / Retirement Investing
|Subject: Re: Home Ownership not a good investment||Date: 4/29/2014 2:16 PM|
|Author: intercst||Number: 74897 of 77872|
<<I cannot spend my house. It is an illiquid asset...>>
Nor can you "spend" a stock, at least without selling it.
It's actually remarkably easy to sell a few shares of a large block of stock if you need income. It's much harder to sell a few shingles or a plumbing fixture if you're looking to generate income from your home.
|Copyright 1996-2015 trademark and the "Fool" logo is a trademark of The Motley Fool, Inc. Contact Us|