Most millenials will need their parent’s help to buy a home


More millennials are finally leaving their parents’ homes to form their own households, but they may need financial help to do it.

Why spring is the perfect time to move

Happy couple in their new home concept

Do potential sellers in your market need convincing? An article in CNNMoney recently highlighted several reasons why this spring would be the perfect time for home owners to get off the fence.

Existing home sales rise 7.5% year-on-year


Existing-home sales showed some improvement in February, but remain constrained by low inventories of homes for-sale that are pushing price growth to the fastest pace in a year

Easy Turn Key Real Estate Investing


Are turn key rentals the right real estate investment for you? Turn key rentals have been rehabbed and have a qualified renter in place paying rent the day you take ownership. These also typically have a property management company in place to take care of the day-to-day operations and keep renters in the house. Turn […]

Builders reveal biggest concerns for housing in 2015


Homebuilding continues to lag behind pre-recession levels, even as the economy shows gains and buyer demand is high. Why are builders still so cautious?

How solar panels can kill a home sale


Studies have suggested that the addition of solar panels on a home can boost a home’s value. But sometimes those solar panels can sabotage a deal when it comes time to sell.

Foreclosure Activity in the US Hits Lowest Level Since 2006


A recent report from RealtyTrac® shows foreclosure filings, which includes default notices, bank repossessions and scheduled auctions were reported on 101,938 properties in the US in February. The article in RisMedia points out this figure has declined by 4% since January and is 9% lower than a year earlier. These latest figures show foreclosure activity […]

Confidence Increasing in the US Housing Market

Housing recovery

A recent report has found increasing levels of confidence in the US residential real estate market and interestingly enough particularly amongst those who rent homes.  According to the article in Propertywire, more than 5 million people currently renting a home are likely to buy a property within the next year. This is based on the […]

A Brief Overview on Real Estate Boom in North Texas


At this moment, North Texas is the most happening place of U.S in terms of real estate. A massive boom is hitting North Texas real estate market which in turn makes the real estate investors happy.

Ferguson, Mo., property prices crash by 50%, data shows

Ferguson protests

Home values in Ferguson, Mo., have plummeted nearly 50 percent since Michael Brown’s death, new housing data shows.