Demand for “In-Law Suites” is on the Rise



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More homeowners are remodeling their dwellings to create in-law suites for aging parents, with features to make them accessible and safe while providing plenty of space and privacy.

Memphis Investment Group Takes It to The Next Level



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If you’re a serious investor, you should have a big interest in Memphis real estate. And if you have an interest in Memphis real estate, you should be a member of the Memphis Investment Group (MIG)

Miami Real Estate Market Still Being Boosted by Demand at Home and Abroad



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According to the latest report from the Miami Association of Realtors, demand for real estate is still strong. The data shows this is particularly true for single-family homes costing between $200,000 and $400,000. The median sales price for a property in Miami-Dade County increased by 8.9% compared to 2013, rising to $245,000. The median sales […]

The Purpose of Commercial Real Estate is to Service Society



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When you consider the future of commercial real estate, what is your number one consideration? It should be the direction that society is going in. From manufacturing to warehousing to retail to apartment buildings, commercial real estate is all about servicing society. Manufacturers that don’t keep up with technology won’t be able to produce customized […]

New “.realtor” top-level domains available this October



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Get ready to claim your “Realtor” domain name on the Internet. The National Association of Realtors has announced that the new .realtor top-level domain will be available Oct. 23 to NAR members and the Canadian Real Estate Association.

Down Payments Have Doubled for Low-Priced Homes



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Buyers looking at lower-priced homes are not only facing major inventory hurdles, they’re also finding that they have to bring more money to the closing table.

Multiple Ways to Improve Your Rental Business



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There are several ways to save time and money in the landlord business. Some of the ideas shared here are probably familiar to you and some might not apply but some will. If you have ideas about saving time and money managing rentals please share with others by posting them in the comments below. Paint […]

Millennials Likely to Have Big Impact on Housing Recovery



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Previous generations usually bought their first home as soon as they could, but it is a different story for today’s first-time buyers who often choose to wait until they are a little older before purchasing. According to an article in RisMedia, this could be down to this age group preferring the financial freedom provided by […]

Living in an Older City is “Healthier”, claims new study



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Older cities are generally healthier than many newer cities because compact street networks promote more walking and biking, according to researchers at the University of Colorado Denver and the University of Connecticut. 



How to Build Trust in your Brand



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There was a time when the decision to do business with someone was based on the number of known options and the availability of information about that person or company. If you saturated your local market with advertising, or if you were the only game in town, there was a pretty good chance that you […]