Each Friday we share with you the must-read, real estate news of the week. We’ve got everything you need to know to stay on top of breaking industry news and trends.
Grab your coffee and get reading!
“Renters Will Sacrifice To Buy A Home, Study Shows”
On the heels of the CENTURY 21 spring home buyer/seller survey results, President and CEO Rick Davidson tells CBS Money Watch, “The dream of homeownership is alive and well.” Continue reading . . .
“Say The Right Thing: 6 Things Your Home Listing Should Include”
Our very own Cheryl Bare of CENTURY 21 Comstock Earnest offers advice on how to make your listing really sing in this piece from MSN Real Estate. Cheryl says, “It’s all about capturing an audience. I try to create something that will just get buyers or agents to take a look at it.” Continue reading . . .
“10 Prime Markets For First-time Homebuyers”
A new special report by Inman News reporter Andrea Brambila, “10 Prime Real Estate Markets for First-Time Buyers,” identifies the 10 metro markets with the greatest share of first-time homebuyers relying on mortgages backed by the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) in 2011. Wilimington, DE holds the #1 spot on the list. Continue reading . . .
“Best Cities To Buy Rental Properties”
Ever thought about becoming a landlord? Now might just be the perfect time. CNN Money lists the best cities to buy rental properties. Las Vegas, Detroit and Daytona Beach top the list. Continue reading . . .
“15 Cities That Are On Their Way To Greatness”
Although it’s hard to predict what the future will hold, AOL Real Estate has come up with a list of 15 cities that will be hot in 20 years. To compile this list they looked at job growth, population growth and demographics, affordability, livability, and the health and well being of the residents. Continue reading . . .