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The Housing Market Draws Browsers, Not Buyers

The Housing Market Draws Browsers, Not Buyers


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The housing market has ended up a bit flatter than expected for this time of year, and market watchers are wondering why. After a promising year in 2013 that spurred more optimism about the housing recovery, mortgage applications and purchases are down. Now, a new report from Business Insider suggests...

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Homeowner Costs Create More Renters

Homeowner Costs Create More Renters


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For decades, the promise of homeownership has been part of the “American Dream.” But these days, more and more Americans are dreaming a different dream, one in which owning a home no longer plays a part. As a new report from the Wall Street Journal points out, homeownership may not be the most economical...

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Is Housing Headed For a Slowdown?

Is Housing Headed For a Slowdown?


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In the years since the massive housing collapse of 2008, it’s seemed that the housing market was recovering nicely, with more home purchases and rising prices every year. By 2014, some market watchers were going so far as to speak in terms of a “robust” recovery. But in the spring of 2014, those...

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Long Term Invstments Save On Capital Gains Tax

Long Term Invstments Save On Capital Gains Tax


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“Know when to hold ‘em and know when to fold ‘em,” goes the old Kenny Rogers song. Turns out, smart investors know that holding ‘em – real estate assets, that is – is the route to building wealth. Among the many benefits of buying and holding income property: dodging the bite of the dreaded...

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House Flipping Is Like Investing In Gold

House Flipping Is Like Investing In Gold


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Gold prices are on the upswing again after months of slumping, and the precious metals market is once again teasing investors with the promise of big gains – fast. But the nature of that kind of investing means that while investors may make money, it’s a bit of instant gratification that has little...

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Real Estate Beats Gold for  Long Term Returns

Real Estate Beats Gold for Long Term Returns


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Good as gold? For investors hoping to create long term wealth, that old phrase rings pretty hollow. As the prices of gold and other precious metals bounce up and down in response to conditions in various parts of the world, real estate beats the glittery stuff hands down for long-term returns. Precious...

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Mortgage Lenders Open Doors to Low Credit Scores

Mortgage Lenders Open Doors to Low Credit Scores


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Lending standards took a tighter turn this past January; making it harder for many would be homebuyers to get a mortgage – and fueling fears of a slowdown in the recovering housing market. But in spite of those new requirements, some lenders are making their own decision to loosen mortgage standards....

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Can Maslow’s Hierarchy Help Investors?

Can Maslow’s Hierarchy Help Investors?


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Can a core theory of psychology help investors find success? Turns out it can. Psychologist Abraham Maslow’s hierarchy of human needs describes the stages of basic human motivation, with insight for investors hoping to build wealth with income property. Maslow published his groundbreaking work in...

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What FICO Means for Your Mortgage

What FICO Means for Your Mortgage


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Being creditworthy is the first step in getting a mortgage. And in these times of tighter mortgage lending standards, the ins and outs of your credit report and the impact of your credit score may be more important than ever. While it’s not impossible to get a mortgage with a less than desirable credit...

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Can Housing Crash Again?

Can Housing Crash Again?


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The housing market is springing back, and that has some housing industry observers looking for a downside. And now, with memories of the recent housing collapse still relatively fresh, some financial and housing experts are finding signs of another one looming on the horizon of rising home prices, short...

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