Tagged: DOC

Healthcare REIT Experiment – Lunch Break

Well, Max OOP got paid again last Friday. Although I was tempted to blow out of work early and take everyone out for overpriced beers and lunch downtown at my favorite pub, I stayed the course. If you haven’t caught the trend yet, Max OOP has been checking in on the Healthcare REIT Experiment every payday the last few months. Since I get paid over 26 pay-periods, this regular schedule works out to every two...

Healthcare REIT Experiment – How Does DOC Make Me Money?

One thing Max OOP has picked up over the years is that buying stocks based on sex appeal usually isn’t a good idea. If you are investing your hard-earned dollars into a company, it is a really good idea to go on a date or two to get an understanding of how that company uses your dollars to put even more dollars back in your pocket. Take the building above; it’s nice to look at,...

Healthcare REIT Experiment – Yield, Conference Calls, and Expansion

You know, it’s actually pretty simple. Avoid buying large trucks with over-engineered tailgates to get you to and from the office. Take a pass on the $500,000 cookie-cutter house in the suburb that looks exactly like your neighbors’. Say no to the $150 monthly CrossFit membership fees. Dodge the $5,000 emergency room bills (with the help of Max OOP).  The byproduct of several reasonable decisions over time is usually an obnoxious amount of money left...

How I Bought a Medical Office Building – The Healthcare REIT Experiment

Okay, several medical office buildings, and a few hospitals. They all have tenants that will pay me rent. I love passive income. Mrs. Max OOP and I sold our house down south a few years back. It was a great house, and we miss it very much. But, we will now be renters for the foreseeable future. This took our real estate equity that we can actually “touch and live in” to $0.00. With such a...