The Rise of Solar-Powered Homes in Utah



According to Elon Musk, the energy needs of the entire United States could be provided by covering a part of Utah with solar panels. Solar panels have indeed come a long way — both in the advancement of the technology and the reduction of costs. But is solar power truly a viable option in Utah, […]

Real Estate Market Analysis for Beginners



Real estate market analysis is a way for realtors to assess information that will affect a property’s valuation and financial feasibility. It’s also a good way for a realtor to get a sense of a property in relation to the market around it. This is a vital asset to realtors, especially as the market braces […]

Japan Real Estate Investment Cooling “Way” Down



According to a recent report by Tokyo-based Urban Research Institute, foreign speculators are more cautious toward Japan’s once-buoyant real estate market.

Blackstone Set to Close Record Private Equity Fund



In a move to boost purchasing power, the Blackstone Group is all set to close a $20 billion dollar private-equity real estate fund, the firm’s largest to date. The fund will essentially triple investor buying power, according to the news. Factoring the debt to equity ratio of three to one, the new Blackstone fund will […]

Top 6 Best Overseas Real Estate Markets for 2019



Live and Invest Overseas has just announced the release of its top places to buy real estate in 2019.

5 Things You Should Know if You’re Moving to Austin, TX



So, you’re thinking about moving to Austin, Texas? While there are certainly a few drawbacks to living in Austin – namely the sweltering heat and nightmare traffic, the city’s vibrant music and food scenes easily make up for it and are well-worth any other troubles that come with living here. Whether you’re moving from another […]

December 2018 Data: Housing Market Cooldown Continues



The latest report from realtor.com® reveals the continued cooling off of the U.S. housing market with 15% of listings showing price reductions.

Hong Kong Property Prices Set to Plummet Further



Amost all experts predict Hong Kong’s pricing woes will continue throughout early 2019.

Slumping Home Builder Confidence Dampens Stocks



According to a new report by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB), higher home prices caused many U.S. homebuilders to take heed.

The Florida Real Estate Market: A Snapshot of 2019



A recent report from CoreLogic out last month forecast growth in nationwide home prices to drop one percentage point due to higher interest rates impacting mortgages across the country.