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Generation Z is Approaching Money Differently

Ok…as a regular reader you know that we’ve posted a whole lot about millennials, but guess who’s coming up on their heels?  Generation Z – and they approach finances way differently than their older siblings.  Are you ready for them???  Today’s infographic from Rave Reviews shows how Generation...
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Fannie& Freddie Suspend Evictions Over the Holidays

Government-back giants Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae have announced they will suspend eviction lockouts over the holiday season.  As reported by Mortgage News Daily, the GSEs (Government-Sponsored Enterprises) will stat their eviction moratorium (applying to single-family through 4-unit properties) from December 17 through January 2, 2019. “We believe...
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History of File Sharing

It seems like day doesn’t go by without sending or receiving an important file for business or maybe a photo to a friend from your recent trip.  But how did all this file sharing come about and where is it going?  DailyInfographic.com says over 20 million people share...
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Zumper’s National Rent Report for December

Rental information site Zumper recently released their National Rent Report for December showing that the median national rent for 1-bedroom apartment was $ 1,212 and the median two-bedroom rent was $ 1,430.  Year over year, both one and two bedroom prices are up 1.9% and 3.9%, respectively.  Zumper...
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Are Your Ready for that 2nd Investment Property?

Do you own just a single investment property?  Thinking about another?  Today’s infographic from FortuneBuilders poses six questions to ask yourself before buying another.  They rightly point out that that buying a second investment property can serve as a vehicle for expanding your business and move you closer...
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Utility Costs in all 50 States

No matter where you live, or where you own properties, you’re paying utility costs.  A recent report by move.org (illustrated by howmuch.net) took a look at the average costs for five utilities across the nation – electricity, natural gas, internet, cable and water.  They analyzed data from several...
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Existing-Home Sales Increase for First Time in Six Months

The National Association of Realtors is reporting that existing-home sales increased in October for the first time in six months.  According to data, there were 5.22 million completed transactions in October with a median price (for all housing types) of $ 255,400.  In addition there were 1.85 million...
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