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Plumbing and tenants are driving you CRAZY? Consider Self Storage Investments!

April 24th, 2008 by Johnny Cashflow

In order to get to my financial freedom, I too started with investing in real estate, just as you might have heard from many other investors.  My story is similar in which I acquired my first piece of real estate as a home and investment and from there I went on to purchase several properties that allowed me to become free of the corporate world. 

So the question is why Self Storage? 

After having to deal with my many issues related to owning residential real estate.  And I am certain that you all know of the head aches related to dealing with tenants and all related issues.  We have had nightmare stories from, our tenants turning the neighbourhood into gang infested areas, to prostitution to the final straw of drug dealing.

You might ask why did we let these people into our apartments to begin with.  Well first off, we did not let these people into our apartments and secondly, I am not sure how they have one side to them when applying for tenancy and another once they have moved in.  Anyhow, this article is not about my woes in owning apartment buildings.

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