Real Estate Articles

02Jun 2017
Housing Inventory Shortage

This article was originally posted by Tino Diaz of RISMedia and can be found HERE It is getting harder and harder for first-time home-buying because the supply of single-family homes has decreased for 21 consecutive months. These limited property listings have raised prices so significantly that first-time homebuyers cannot participate. Why does this matter? Because […]

11Apr 2017
Freddie Mac's March 2017 survey indicates that more renters than ever are staying put, even when rents increase.

Despite rising financial confidence, more residents than ever are planning to continue renting for the foreseeable future, even if there is a rent increase says data released Monday in the Freddie Mac “Profile of Today’s Renter Multifamily Renter Research”. Many Won’t Move, Even If Rents Go Up The survey, conducted by the multifamily sector of […]

20Dec 2016
Fed Chair Janet Yellen

It was an un-surprising decision that many economists predicted months ago. During their mid-December meeting, The Federal Open Market Committee chose an interest rate hike for only the second time in a decade. For commercial real estate investors, increased interest rates come as a double edged sword. Their implementation can signal confidence in the U.S. economy, […]