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Most Popular US Home Amenities

What are the most popular ROI-upgrades across the nation?  Recently real estate resource site Trulia sifted through home listings from over 100 metros to find the most popular features in each US state.  The big winner? Decks – followed by hardwood floors and granite.  Interestingly, Trulia says decks...
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America’s Top 10 Next Food Towns

America’s Top 10 Next Food Towns What are America’s next top food towns?  Our friends over at Realtor.com once again put pen to paper and came up with an awesome list of up and coming cities with unique dining experiences worth a culinary road-trip.  To come up with...
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Economic Optimism Hits Decade High

According to the latest Investors Business Daily’s Economic Optimism Index, economic optimism rose 3.4 points to 54.8 – the highest reading in a decade.  The IBD’s Economic Optimism Index is a composite of three major sub-indexes that track views of near-term economic prospects, the outlook for personal finances...
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Over 6 Million Homeowners Seriously Underwater

Over 6 Million Homeowners Seriously Underwater Attom Data Solutions (parent to RealtyTrac) recently released their Q3 2016 U.S. Home Equity and Underwater Report, which shows that over 13 million U.S. homeowners (23.4%) were equity rich (with a loan-to-value ratio of 50% or lower).  However their report revealed that...
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Economic Optimism Hits Decade High

Economic Optimism Hits Decade High According to the latest Investors Business Daily’s Economic Optimism Index, economic optimism rose 3.4 points to 54.8 – the highest reading in a decade.  The IBD’s Economic Optimism Index is a composite of three major sub-indexes that track views of near-term economic prospects,...
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