HousingMarket Review: The U.S. housing market in 2020 It’s not only home buyers who are closely monitoring the housing market in the United States. Economists, investors, and analysts constantly look for developing trends in the U.S. housing market to assess the strength of the economy and to predict the ability of the American economy to […]
Housing market topics home buyers may find useful.
In any discussion on affordable homes the focus is generally on the first-time buyer. As the first-time buyer looks to move on from renting and transition to home ownership finding the down-payment can be a huge hurdle. This is particularly the case for those living in areas where their rent takes up a large portion […]
Real estate gated communities are widely considered to be the crowning point of luxury living. Gated communities offer privacy and security, as well as other benefits. But what are the cons to living in a gated community? Is it for you? Manned vs. Unmanned Gated Communities The entrance/exit gates at gated communities come either manned […]
New homeowners often don’t yet know what they’ll need to make their lives easier and more convenient in their new home. Most housewarming gifts include plants, bottles of wine or gift baskets. While these are sweet gestures, they don’t really reflect the practical needs of a first time homeowner. Giving one of these weird housewarming gifts […]
The classic “American Dream” involves a white picket fence, a two-story house and two kids. While you don’t have much control over the children in this story, you do have the ability to add the house. When everyone around you is buying a home, you may feel tempted to jump on the bandwagon and get […]