Many real estate investors actively investing in property, especially those new to the industry, are lured by ‘great deals’ in challenging neighborhoods. It is true that buying in an undesirable neighborhood can make financial sense, but is it worth it? Check out my latest article on BiggerPockets.com where I tackle this question. First I provide tips on what to consider BEFORE making a decision to invest in a challenging neighborhood. That is followed by pointers on how to make the best investment possible if you do decide to buy in a less than desirable neighborhood.

Read the article here.