Old Millennials Are Diving Into Homeownership

Last month we learned about the 10 hottest markets for millennials.  Combine that with the NAR’s latest Profile of Home Buyers & Sellers, where the median age of all first-time home buyers is 31 years old and you’ll see that “older” millennials (25-36 years old) are diving head-first...
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Beginner’s Guide To Real Estate Investing

You have probably heard all the hype about making BIG $ with Real Estate Investing.Everywhere you look there is another ‘system‘ to buy, a ‘program‘ to set up, or expensive Seminar to ‘enroll’ in. Most of these ‘Get Rich Quick’ money themes are confusing, overwhelming, time-consuming, and downright EXPENSIVE!...
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Top 10 Cities for the Perfect Pub-Crawl

Here’s a list you’ll want to see;  National real estate brokerage RedFin set out to discover America’s best cities that were built for the perfect pub crawl.  Using walking score data and locating a lot of bars/pubs, they determined the best route for hitting the most bars in...
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Housing Starts Hit 9-Year High – Jump 25%!

The Commerce Department reported that privately-owned housing units authorized by building permits in October were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,229,000. This is 0.3% above September’s rate of 1,225,000 and is 4.6% above October 2015.  Single-family authorizations in October were at a rate of 762k; this...
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Is Winter the Best Time to Buy SFR’s?

Is winter the best time to buy single-families?  According to a new report from HomeUnion, the winter “off-peak” season is the best time of the year to acquire single-family rentals (SFR’s).  In fact, they found that investors pay 7.2% less per sq. ft. during the winter versus spring...
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