Delaying homeownership could cause retirement problems for millennials, experts say



Millennials’ delayed entry into homeownership could have a big impact on them financially when they decide to retire, economists say. The warning comes at a time when many younger adults are delaying buying a home due to a number of reasons, including student debt, inability to obtain credit, and a general preference towards renting. But […]

Women, millennials’ home ownership dreams held back by student debt



A rising number of consumers say that student loan debt is delaying their ability to buy a home, with women and millennials among the most affected, according to the sixth annual NeighborWorks America at Home report. The survey, which quizzed around 1,000 U.S. adults, found that rising costs have pushed the overall student loan debt […]

What determines the value of a home?



While both the house and location will factor into the value of a property, in the end, it is an appraiser that actually drives or rather determines a property’s actual value. Say what? to put it simply: Appraisals determine property values Property values are important to buyers Property values are important to sellers Lenders want […]

Millennials lead a resurgence in Rust Belt cities



As greater numbers of young adults go in search of affordable housing, some are eyeing the cheaper homes to be had in states such as Ohio, Michigan and Wisconsin. These states, collectively known as the “Rust Belt”, have seen their populations decline in recent years due to widespread job losses in the manufacturing and plant […]

Millennials are Avoiding Careers In Commercial Real Estate — Here’s Why They Should Reconsider



Millennials interested in breaking into commercial real estate will find ample opportunity — and unique challenges.

Property Management Trends That You Can’t Ignore in 2018



Not all industries move at the same pace, and not all of them are taken to the top like drifting logs on a strong river. Trends will always be

Experian study reveals most millennials won’t qualify for a mortgage



The majority of millennials are struggling with their credit scores, and less than half of them are considered to have a prime or better score, which would make them eligible for a mortgage.

Survey: Most millennials believe buying a home is a bad investment



More than half of all millennials now believe that buying a home is not a good investment, according to the latest Modern Homebuyer Survey from ValueInsured.

NAHB data shows lower-than-expected household formation among millennials



The U.S. has around 2.4 million less households than it “should” have, according to a new analysis from the National Association of Home Builders.

Generation X homeowners recover most equity since last recession



Baby boomers and millennials usually grab most of the headlines as the biggest movers and shakers in real estate, but Generation X’ers, the generation

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