Senior housing shortage getting worse

A number of recent studies have highlighted the alarming lack of affordable housing for senior citizens in the U.S.

Report: Acute nationwide shortage of affordable rental homes

The widely publicized shortage of housing inventory is being felt hardest in the “affordable home” category, where there’s a shortfall of 7.2 million available homes

The top 10 trendy yet affordable cities in the U.S. right now

Here’s a run down of the top ten trendiest, but still affordable, housing markets offering new options for those who’re desperately searching for a home in a hospitable, up and coming hipster city.

What “Affordability”?

If you’ve been scratching your head over claims that housing is “more affordable than ever,” you aren’t alone and, given the most up-to-date report on home prices, more scratchers could be joining you.

Property23 Approaching Its 4,000th Investment Purchase

Property23 specializes in providing affordable investment opportunities for is customers, making the most of low-cost foreclosed houses that would otherwise sit vacant and unsold. With millions of foreclosed houses on the market, and Property23 invests in high-quality properties, refurbishes them, and helps customers make informed purchases.

Where the Best Foreclosures Roam

It is no secret that investors can gain windfalls by buying some foreclosed properties. A recent study shows clear advantages to buying forclosures in some cities too. Where price is the determining factor, clearly some places are better than others. But depressed markets have their down side too. Forbes’ list of cities most likely to drop prices again this year reveals at least cost advantages if the investor does his or her homework.

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