The poorest county in each state

~ Some useful information in case you are thinking of moving, you can check this before deciding on where to move ~ The Poorest County in Every State The typical U.S. household earned $55,322 in 2016, an increase of $1,433 from the year prior. While income in the United States is increasing overall, so is … Continue reading The poorest county in each state

Best and Worst States to Grow Your Money in 2018

Best and Worst States to Grow Your Money in 2018 Whether your money is in a checking, savings or other account, it needs to be working for you by earning interest and growing. That's why it's smart to shop around to find the best rate. There's a lot of variation in the rates you'll find … Continue reading Best and Worst States to Grow Your Money in 2018

Tax plan threatens California’s affordable housing package

Tax plan threatens California’s affordable housing package As the final details of the 2018 tax changes slowly emerge from the rush of activity, one seldom talked about piece of the deal exists that endangers California’s pipeline for affordable housing. Earlier in 2017, California’s legislature approved a bond measure to allocate $4 billion to several programs … Continue reading Tax plan threatens California’s affordable housing package

The 25 most expensive cities to move to

~ watch out Inland Empire we made #17 on the list ~ The 25 most expensive cities to move to 25 Most Expensive Cities to Move to From Europeans heading west in the 19th century to immigrants searching for a fresh start, leaving home in pursuit of opportunity has long been a central part of … Continue reading The 25 most expensive cities to move to

Lowest Home Appreciation in the U.S.

Lowest Home Appreciation in the U.S. Certain markets in the West will continue to appreciate at double digit rates over the next year, while markets in the Northeast show the least promising forecast, according to Veros Real Estate Solutions’ Q2 VeroFORECAST report, which measures predicted home appreciation on a yearly scale. The metro that they … Continue reading Lowest Home Appreciation in the U.S.

Home Prices Rising, Too Much in Some Areas

  Home Prices Rising, Too Much in Some Areas CoreLogic’s February 2017 Home Price Index Report (HPI) reported gains both year-over-year and month-over-month. Home prices including distressed sales rose one percent month-over-month, and seven percent year-over-year. For March, CoreLogic predicts a 0.4 percent increase in home prices, and a 4.7 percent year-over-year increase. February was … Continue reading Home Prices Rising, Too Much in Some Areas

Pomona about to close escrow on property that will house homeless shelter tent

Pomona about to close escrow on property that will house homeless shelter tent Pomona is taking steps leading to establishing an emergency shelter-service center for the city’s homeless residents on property at 1400 E. Mission Blvd. Among the work is evaluating existing buildings, such as this one, for use as part of the service center. … Continue reading Pomona about to close escrow on property that will house homeless shelter tent

These states will take the most money out of your paycheck

These states will take the most money out of your paycheck <img class="StretchedBox W(100%) H(100%) ie-7_H(a)" src="http://l3.yimg.com/ny/api/res/1.2/OqjRNL4FHKkD7QtGW.Rasw--/YXBwaWQ9aGlnaGxhbmRlcjtzbT0xO3c9NzQ0O2g9NDk2/http://media.zenfs.com/en/homerun/feed_manager_auto_publish_494/ff1d3b897a95f9717729dfecbd46442f"/> Getting your first paycheck is usually followed by the question, “Who is FICA, and why are they taking all of my money?” Taxes can take a significant chunk out of your paycheck, as most workers are painfully aware, … Continue reading These states will take the most money out of your paycheck

West Coast Leading the Charge in Sellers’ Market

  West Coast Leading the Charge in Sellers’ Market Author: Staff Writer in Daily Dose, Data, Featured, News February 14, 2017 0 In the latest report from Seattle, Washington based Zillow released on Tuesday, San Francisco and San Jose, California top the list of best locations for the seller’s market. Other cities that made the … Continue reading West Coast Leading the Charge in Sellers’ Market

Smaller Homes Yield Faster Value Growth

~Firm believer in this!!~   Smaller Homes Yield Faster Value Growth   A new study by NerdWallet, which looked at three years worth of data from Realtor.com on 20 U.S. metro markets, found that the smaller the home, the faster the price growth, in terms of percentage of increase. However, overall prices of larger homes … Continue reading Smaller Homes Yield Faster Value Growth