Originally Posted by La literatura
Thanks for the measures. I have to look up what an REIT index is. My understanding is that bond indices should start out low for the young investor and gradually reach up to 50% as I near retirement.
That is just my initial plan for a portfolio balance, but I hadn't really given it much thought yet.
A REIT is a real estate investment trust. It basically is about the only simple way for a casual investor to be invested broadly in real estate.
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