After you have found an investment property that catches your eye you need to get a hold of the homes property records. You can do so, by contacting the city hall that the home resides in. This way you will have an idea about the property and what piece of the land belongs to you upon purchasing it. Some of the best properties to invest in are properties that do not involve a lot of interaction from the owner. Apartment complexes and things of that nature are great to invest in, plus they don’t take a lot of interaction on your part.