Did you know that you can invest IRA accounts into real estate? It’s possible through a Self Directed IRA! It’s a bit underutilized with having an IRA working through real estate and other investments. It’s been around since 1974-same as the traditional IRA. There are some rules and regulations to follow and make sure that they qualify but once having an understanding that this is a great opportunity to have more control of your IRA money working in the nice alternative to the traditional mutual funds, stocks, bond markets.
Self Directed IRA’s have grown in more popularity in the last few years. It can be used for the following real estate, precious metals, notes, tax lien certificates, private placements…
There are many custodians to choose from and do your due diligence! Need to understand the services, fees and time frame for executing your investments.
This would be a transfer from your current IRA account to the custodian of your choosing. Here are a few options:
This could be used for when changing jobs-rollover 401(k) or traditional or Roth IRA. Overall it’s a great alternative to traditional IRA market.