THE FUTURE OF REAL ESTATE TODAY
OPPORTUNITY ZONES CREATE PROFIT ZONESPosted on Mar 27 2019
Most people know it simply as a law that generated a tax cut, but the Tax Cut and Jobs Act of 2017 also created a golden opportunity for real estate buyers and sellers to participate in a program designed to reward the improvement of economically disadvantaged areas across the country.
INTEREST RATES DROP, AND SO DO HOME SALESPosted on Feb 13 2019
Financial markets and real estate are joined at the hip: When one sneezes, the other catches a cold. So it is with great perplexity that we note a rare conflict of commonly accepted real estate principles as the declining cost of a 30-year fixed rate mortgage fails to produce the usual boost in home sales.
CHINESE REAL ESTATE INVESTMENTS DECLINEPosted on Feb 6 2019
Until last year, no one bought more U.S. real estate than the Chinese. And that was true for the years 2016 and 2015, too. We loved them for it, too: They often paid more than the asking price and over two-thirds paid in cash. That was then, this is now: Chinese real estate investment in the U.S. has...