2014 Real Estate Predictions

2014 started off with the promise of a robust real estate market.  Will it continue? As the Magic 8-Ball might say… “Outlook good.” As seen on an article for Patch Network, here are some expert predictions for 2014: Rising Home Prices According to the National Association of Realtors,...

Developers Target Gen Y

Generation Y grew up being told that they needed to go to college so they could get a good job. Who could have foreseen was that many would be coming out of college only to find themselves thrust into a time when jobs are harder...

How To Attract Young Renters

Millennials… the coveted demographic. Wikipedia says characteristics of the generation vary by region, depending on social and economic conditions. However, it is generally marked by an increased use and familiarity with communications, media, and digital technologies. It is believed that they will save the housing market,...

Is Buying Cheaper Than Renting?

With the market seemingly recovering, the cost of rental homes is rising. Is it smarter to buy or rent? A new study indicates that in 98 out of 100 U.S. housing markets, buying may actually be the more affordable option. According to data from the real...

Rentals on the Rise

Home sales may still be struggling, but the rental industry is booming. Aside from the housing market woes, more and more Americans are downsizing. It’s no surprise that rentals are on the rise. Gen Y is not as interested in garden-style apartments. So will high rises...