CAR reports biggest increase in pending home sales for 6 months



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Pending home sales in California soared in July compared to the previous year, posting the strongest year-over-year increase in more than six years, the California Association of Realtors reported today.

NAR’s existing home sales report guages the market



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Existing-home sales were back on the rise in July, while low inventories of homes for-sale and rising prices were the reason behind first-time buyers falling to their lowest share since January.

Office-to-rental conversion trend expands to midwest



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A new trend is emerging in downtowns: Once empty, obsolete office buildings are increasingly being converted into apartments, the CoStar Group reports.

Housing affordability declines sharply in California



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Home affordability in California was significantly reduced last quarter, thanks to sharp rise in housing prices last spring.

Is India’s real estate market about to crash?



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High prices, drying up of bank lending and government efforts to reduce black money could possibly result in a crash in realty prices in India’s metropolitan cities

Greece debt crisis sparks “buyers market”



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Foreign investors are swooping in to snag cheap island villas in Greece as the country’s financial troubles mount.

Manhattan real estate goes through the roof



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The average sales price for an apartment in the Big Apple soared above $1.8 million in the second quarter, shattering a previous record, major real estate firms in the area report.

Memphis Is Growing At A Steady Pace



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There is some perception that Nashville out shines Memphis when it comes to economic clout. However, a closer look at the numbers reveals that perception is not exactly accurate. Of the 25 wealthiest zip codes in Tennessee, Memphis and Shelby County have 11 among the riches. Six of those eleven are completely within Memphis city […]

Why Should you Invest in Memphis Real Estate?



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Making it even more attractive to investors is the fact that it’s a city of middle-class renters where 48% of the population rents.

Memphis Motorcycles and Bikers



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Memphis has something for almost everyone and that includes bikers having multiple events each year. Coming soon is Biker Fest 2015 that begins July 22 on Beale Street. The Biker Fest is all about celebration as the Beale Street community extends their Memphis welcome to all comers. The “Beale to Bowl” begins at 8 pm […]