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Housing Choices of the 55+ Population: A REALTOR® University Speaker Series Presentation

Housing Choices of the 55+ Population: A REALTOR® University Speaker Series Presentation Posted in Economist Commentaries, by Scholastica (Gay) Cororaton, Research Economist America’s population is increasingly aging: roughly one in three will be 55 years and older by 2060, up from about one in five in 2010.[1] What are the housing choices of the 55+ […]

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Fixer Upper’s Joanna Gaines Answers All Your Renovating Questions

AD asks expert renovator Joanna Gaines for advice on curb appeal, layout strategy, antique sourcing, and more. (Joanna Gaines, star of the HGTV series Fixer Upper.) If anyone knows renovating, it’s Joanna Gaines. As one half of the beloved HGTV show Fixer Upper http://www.hgtv.com/shows/fixer-upper, which she hosts with her husband Chip, Gaines has made a […]

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Baby Boomers Gaining Optimism in Housing

Daily Real Estate News | Wednesday, August 24, 2016 Baby boomers have typically held the most pessimistic view on housing among all age groups, but their opinions are changing. Sixty percent of baby boomers now view the housing market favorably, a 6 percentage point increase from the spring, according to Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices’ Homeowner Sentiment […]

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Get Seller Financing to Work for You

By doing a little homework and learning about this alternative to traditional mortgages, you can carve out a niche in your area. April 2015 | By Liz Bigio Seller financing has been a hot issue in recent real estate news due to the changes in regulations, specifically in the Dodd-Frank Act. Here’s what you need […]

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How To Use Self-Directed IRAs For Private Lending

How To Use Self-Directed IRAs For Private Lending w/ Quincy Long Posted by: Jim Ingersoll Audio Player Podcast: Play in new window | Download Enjoy this week’s episode about being a private lender with special guest, H. Quincy Long In this week’s Investor Success Podcast we discuss: What is a self directed IRA and when […]

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Most Americans Think the Housing Crisis Never Ended BY: KRISTON CAPPS

Most Americans Think the Housing Crisis Never Ended   The Great Recession rewrote the American dream. Millions of Americans who thought they’d captured the flag instead got swallowed up by a national mortgage-foreclosure crisis. Many of those former homeowners are now renters, competing in ever-more concentrated job markets for ever-scarcer affordable housing.   So perhaps […]

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Bubble Watch: Could the Housing Markets in These Top Cities Be Getting Too Hot?

Therese Petersson / EyeEm/Getty Images Home prices are skyrocketing faster than inflation. Bidding wars are breaking out. Shacks in the nation’s most scorching real estate markets are selling for over a million bucks. Things seem to be heading up, up, up. Sound familiar? Déjà vu can be a spooky thing. Some folks these days are […]

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4 Painting Tips from Farrow & Ball’s Color Experts

 Decorating + Renovation (by Lindsey Mather,” 4 Painting Tips from Farrow & Ball’s Color Experts”. June 10,2016) From ceilings to floors, this new book has you covered Iconic paint brand Farrow & Ball is certainly familiar with the agonizing process of finding the right color—it offers 132 hues to choose from—but the new book Farrow […]

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San Jose officials considering measure to build affordable housing

POLITICS EMBED </>More News Videos <iframe width=”476″ height=”267″ src=”http://abc7news.com/video/embed/?pid=1346998″ frameborder=”0″ allowfullscreen></iframe> Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors are considering whether to put a bond measure on the November ballot that would build affordable housing after the median rent for a one-bedroom apartment was $2,200 last month. (KGo-TV) By David Louie Thursday, May 19, 2016 SAN JOSE, […]

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2016 Renter Survey

2016 Renter Survey Renters value homeownership but face affordability challenges when it comes to buying a home, C.A.R. survey finds LOS ANGELES (June 8) – Current renters value homeownership and want to buy a home but many are encountering affordability and financial obstacles that prevent them from buying, according to the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS®’ […]

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