How do home values near the proposed LA stadium compare?

The home of the Los Angeles Rams, the Los Angeles Entertainment Center in Inglewood, is expected to open in 2019. The NFL vote of 30-2 in favor of bringing the Rams back to Los Angeles, specifically Inglewood, has skeptics wondering what kind of impact…

How do home values near Levi’s Stadium compare?

Home values near Levi’s Stadium, the home of the San Francisco 49ers, are 4.5 percent lower than the national trends. The NFL vote of 30-2 in favor of bringing the Rams back to Los Angeles, specifically Inglewood, has skeptics wondering what kind of im…

POPPYLOAN gives San Francisco buyers a way out of their rental rut

A new mortgage loan program offered by a Bay Area credit union is making waves for offering no-down-payment, 100-percent financing loans up to $2 million — but for many people living and working in the rental roller coaster that is San Francisco, it m…

How do home values near NRG Stadium compare?

Home values near NRG Stadium, the home of the Houston Texans, are 28.8 percent higher than the national trends. The NFL vote of 30-2 in favor of bringing the Rams back to Los Angeles, specifically Inglewood, has skeptics wondering what kind of impact i…

How do home values near Soldier Field compare?

Home values near Soldier Field, the home of the Chicago Bears, are 6.8 percent lower than the national trends. The NFL vote of 30-2 in favor of bringing the Rams back to Los Angeles, specifically Inglewood, has skeptics wondering what kind of impact it…

Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies unravels rise of rental prices

The gap between current rental housing construction and the needs of lower-wage renters is widening, and it’s because new units cater to the upper end of the income spectrum, according to Harvard University’s Joint Center for Housing Studies …

Renters caught between rock and hard place

With rents continuing to outpace wages and home prices rising even faster than rents, “renters in 2016 will be caught between a bit of a rock and a hard place,” said RealtyTrac Vice President Daren Blomquist in discussing the company’s 2016 Rental Affordability Analysis …

CoreLogic’s 5 housing market predictions for 2016

With the countdown to the ball dropping on the end of 2015 a little more than a week away, economists are predicting that economic growth will continue in 2016 as the country enters its eighth consecutive year of expansion …

How to teach your clients about rising housing costs in a creative way

The world of real estate can be an enigmatic one for anyone not making a career in the business, but the New York City Housing and Planning Council is hoping to fill in a few blanks, and they’re using a video game to do it. …

Trulia report highlights disparities across metro areas

Since housing prices hit rock bottom in 2012, the experiences of homeowners and renters have varied widely based on where they live …