Real Estate Tops Best Investment Poll for 5th Year

Real Estate

The study makes it a point to draw attention to the contrast in the sentiment over the last five years compared to that of 2011-2012, when gold took the top slot with 34% of the votes. Real estate and stocks took second and third place, respectively, while still in recovery from the Great Recession.

As the real estate market has recovered, so has the belief of the American people in the stability of housing as a long-term investment.