10 ways to evaluate whether a home will grow with you

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention defines aging in place as “the ability to live in one’s own home and community safely, independently and comfortably, regardless of age, income or ability level.” No matter what demographic homebuyers…

Apartment List releases September rent report for LA

Apartment List recently released its September rent report for Los Angeles, finding rents grew by 0.5 percent from July to August …

Should I rent or should I buy?

In this week’s video, Peter Lorimer of PLG Estates breaks down the value of buying versus renting a property, factoring in market conditions like interest rates, sale prices, personal investment and more.

Increased rental inventory in New York City helps soften prices

Rent prices across the Big Apple moved in different directions last month, according to the Douglas Elliman rental survey for July. However, rental inventory showed a consistent upward trend in Manhattan, Brooklyn and Queens …

Is Rental Beast taming the market?

After working for years in real estate, Ishay Grinberg moved from New York to Boston to pursue an idea. That idea came to fruition in 2009 as Rental Beast. Since then, Grinberg has built his rental listing service to cover all 50 states, with offices p…

How has New York rent changed since 1980?

With rents rising in cities and states across the U.S., many renters struggle with affordability. In Miami, Los Angeles and Orlando, for example, more than 55 percent of renters were cost-burdened in 2014, spending more than 30 percent of their income …

How has Chicago rent changed since 1980?

With rents rising in cities and states across the U.S., many renters struggle with affordability. In Miami, Los Angeles and Orlando, for example, more than 55 percent of renters were cost-burdened in 2014, spending more than 30 percent of their income …

Richmond easier on millennials than other metros

Believe it or not, some renters across the country are actually able to save money, according to a recent Zillow report that shows where the most millennials live on their own with relative affordability. At a time when one in five millennials still li…

How have Houston rents changed since 1980?

With rents rising in cities and states across the U.S., many renters struggle with affordability. In Miami, Los Angeles and Orlando, for example, more than 55 percent of renters were cost-burdened in 2014, spending more than 30 percent of their income …

6 realities anyone can learn from celebrity real estate

Behind the gilded gates that protect a celebrity home, you’ll likely to find some seriously A-list amenities, such as resort-style pools, million-dollar movie theaters and parking for 20 cars. What might surprise you is that despite 20,000 square feet, there’s a lot any homebuyer or seller can learn from the real estate habits of the rich and famous …