The happiest cities in America, according to new research

The happiest cities in America, according to new research © marekuliasz/Shutterstock Fort Collins cityscape with fresh snow - aerial view of typical residential neighborhood along Front Range of Rocky Mountains in Colorado, late winter or early spring scenery; Shutterstock ID 518155993; Job: - I've spent my life traveling the world in the pursuit of health … Continue reading The happiest cities in America, according to new research

Advertisements

How Cities Get ‘Granny Flats’ Wrong

How Cities Get 'Granny Flats' Wrong Nov 22, 2017 A Vancouver designer says North American cities need bolder policies to realize the potential of accessory dwellings. If you walk down just about any residential alley in Vancouver, you’re bound to run across one of the city’s thousands of accessory dwelling units (ADUs), known locally as … Continue reading How Cities Get ‘Granny Flats’ Wrong

Real Estate Agents Mobilize to Shield Homeowners on Tax Plan

Real Estate Agents Mobilize to Shield Homeowners on Tax Plan  For decades, the real estate industry has benefited from generous tax deductions that raise home values by making it cheaper for people to own property and shoulder their local taxes. Now, as the Republican tax plan makes its way through Congress, the industry is worried … Continue reading Real Estate Agents Mobilize to Shield Homeowners on Tax Plan

Wooden high-rises grow

Wooden high-rises grow As the architects have embraced this growing trend, the safety concerns have also developed. Video here

Mortgage Interest Deduction Safe in New Senate Tax Bill

Mortgage Interest Deduction Safe in New Senate Tax Bill The proposed tax overhaul isn’t a done deal just yet. While the House Republicans’ bill was approved on Thursday by the House Ways and Means Committee, the Senate Finance Committee unveiled its own version that is sure to cause delays in a tax reform resolution. After … Continue reading Mortgage Interest Deduction Safe in New Senate Tax Bill

The Pros & Cons of Using a New LLC for Every Property Purchase

~ hope these tips help clear things up for you! ~ The Pros & Cons of Using a New LLC for Every Property Purchase There is so much conversation on LLCs—from the basic stuff such as what are they and why should we use them to more complex topics like which state we should register in … Continue reading The Pros & Cons of Using a New LLC for Every Property Purchase

Must-Have Features to Look for When Shopping for a Home

Must-Have Features to Look for When Shopping for a Home When you're in the real estate market, you may have an idea of the type of property that you're looking for in a specific area. Although most people want plenty of square footage or a stunning bathroom, there are particular home features that are often … Continue reading Must-Have Features to Look for When Shopping for a Home

Financial Planner’s Advice to Clients who invest in Real Estate

I'm a financial planner, and there are 5 things I tell my clients who want to invest in real estate  There’s always been some kind of starry-eyed dream around the idea of making a big payoff in real estate investing. I’d say about half my clients have floated a real estate idea in one form … Continue reading Financial Planner’s Advice to Clients who invest in Real Estate

Incredible homes: American fixer-uppers created from wrecks

~ love seeing these types of renovations! Gives me so many ideas ~ Incredible homes: American fixer-uppers created from wrecks  What a difference a renovation makes Property developers across America are playing house with alternative spaces, turning derelict churches, mills and factories into luxury homes. Do you have what it takes to spot the potential … Continue reading Incredible homes: American fixer-uppers created from wrecks