Graphiq outlines the safest neighborhoods in major cities

Scoping a new city can be difficult, especially when all new residents have to rely on is word of mouth. It’s the agent’s job to direct new homebuyers and renters in the right direction – toward a neighborhood that will suit their needs and garner a safe investment and lifestyle …

Graphiq announces enhanced partnership with CoreLogic

On August 2, data visualization firm Graphiq announced an enhanced collaboration with CoreLogic, a finical and property data provider. Graphiq can now deliver instant interactive data visualizations on over 150 million properties across the nation thro…

The biggest cities with the highest rental prices

Most financial advisors say that renters should never pay more than 30 percent of income on rent.

As renters and landlords know, it can cost a pretty penny to live in big, happening cities. For many, even those with stable jobs, doing so means spendin…

A dozen California counties rank as popular for large families

About half of Americans say the ideal family size is two children, according to the Pew Research Center. But this wasn’t always the case—the shift to preferring a smaller family occurred around 1971. …

New York City crime: NYC counties rank 31st in aggravated assaults

Working or living in a major city certainly has its financial repercussions, but the safety precautions of being in an urban environment can’t go overlooked. In a recent data analysis from FindTheHome, a residential real estate search engine, New York City counties ranked 31st for highest aggravated assault rates in the nation …

Where are Galveston’s best schools?

If you’re working with families moving to Galveston, you’ll want to give them the best insight on where to find the top rated schools in the area. FindTheHome breaks down the top rated school districts and the corresponding home sales prices to help yo…

What’s the real estate market like in Joliet?

The real estate market in Joliet is across the board. New construction homes are on the rise in price but resale, short sale and REO properties are seeing declining properties …

FindTheHome reports: Home sale trends in San Francisco

According to data from Public County Records, FindTheHome put together home sale statistics in San Francisco …

FindTheHome ranks the nation’s most dangerous places

Although the world seems like an increasingly dangerous place abroad, violent crime in the U.S. has continued its decline. While the U.S. is getting safer overall, high rates of crime continue to torment sections of the country, impacting people’s life decisions regarding housing, schooling, and travel …

Where is California’s least expensive town for renters, according to FindTheHome

Major U.S. Census Bureau surveys show that 2014 marked 10 years of consecutive renter household growth. And, according to the Housing Vacancy Survey, this trend is on track to continue. More people are choosing to rent, even as they enter their “home-buying” years …