Absolutely! Most of the great family fortunes in our country have been created through real estate ownership and investments in real properties. People just like you are attracted to the opportunities presented by dealing with foreclosures because frequently they can buy the properties at prices substantially below market value. Buying properties at discount prices is the surest and quickest way to make money in real estate. Individuals who are looking for a home can get a significant amount of equity up front with foreclosures. Of course, there are no guarantees with any investment, but all across the country, people earn almost immediate income by "flipping" foreclosure properties for big profits. And many landlords are able to buy and rent foreclosures, producing positive cash flow and long term wealth accumulation.