What do Americans believe about Real Estate as a long-term investment?

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  • 30% of Americans believe that Real Estate is the best long-term investment; topping gold, stocks/mutual funds, savings accounts/CD’s, and bonds
  • When divided into 4 age groups, Real Estate is still believed to be the best coming in at least 25% in each age group
  • When divided into 3 income level groups, Real Estate is believed to be the best in the highest income level category; tied for best with gold in the middle income category, and coming in second for the lowest level income category (being beat out by gold by just 3%!)