US Economic Forecast – 2019 2020 Predictions

US Economic Forecast – 2019 2020 Predictions

US Economic Forecast 2020 President Trump and China continue their fight for control over America’s consumers, stock market and media coverage. CNN recently reported that September’s historic low unemployment (3.5%) signals a weakness in the economy.  The New York Times says lower immigration threatens the economy.  PBS says the Tariffs…
Stock Market Forecast – 2020 Predictions

Stock Market Forecast – 2020 Predictions

Stock Market Forecast 2020 The DJI, S&P and NASDAQ jumped last week, on the announcements of a potential trade deal. See the volatile market trends below. Nothing’s impossible now as President Trump heads into the 2020 election year. Splitting up the agreement into phases likely won’t be successful.  China has never…
Toronto Housing Market Predictions

Toronto Housing Market Predictions

Toronto Housing Market Forecast GTA Prices Reach 2 year high Sales grew 22% in September YoY as a strong unpredicted upswing has hit the Toronto housing market during the last few months. Toronto home prices rose 1.2% over August and up 5.8% compared to last year to a new average of $843,115.…
Housing Market 2019 2020

Housing Market 2019 2020

Housing Market Predictions 2020 It’s a more promising forecast for housing markets in 2020. But for buyers, Listings have not grown which has pushed prices up a 2.8% YoY according to NAR’s August report. Sept’s report will be out soon and will likely show sharper price rises. The average house…
Will Mortgage Rates Go Lower?

Will Mortgage Rates Go Lower?

Rate Forecast: Are Lower Mortgage Rates Ahead? Will Mortgage Rates go Down?  1, 5 and 30 year mortgage rates are dropping. And with oil prices rocketing today, inflation is an issue, the Fed is likely to lower lending rates them further. Good time to refinance your mortgage. With or without…
AI Marketing Services for SMBs and Agencies

AI Marketing Services for SMBs and Agencies

AI Marketing Solves Your Challenges As an CEO, SMB owner, agency director, or startup entrepreneur, you’re concerned with the cost of investing in marketing solutions.  And that’s if you can find and hire excellent marketing specialists to help you be competitive. That bar keeps rising. Yes, times are good in…
Dow Jones Forecast

Dow Jones Forecast

The Dow Jones Forecast The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) or Dow Jones 30 is a collection of 30 large cap stocks, a group of stocks which is also included within the S&P index, and therefore in S&P forecasts. It’s a major component in US stock market forecasts. Should you invest in…
S&P Forecast

S&P Forecast

S&P 500 Forecast 2020 While political and trade battles rage, you’d think the stock markets as a whole are looking like bad investments.  Yet, the S&P, DOW and NASDAQ indexes have flourished and show little quit. That baffles many investors and consumers, but experts, including Warren Buffet believe equity stocks including…
NASDAQ Forecast

NASDAQ Forecast

NASDAQ Stock Market Forecast The NASDAQ stock exchange and indexes is a compendium of mostly technology stocks that provide a snapshot of the health of the technology sector in the US. It’s one of the most exciting and dynamic stock markets. A forecast for the NASDAQ hinges on political views, economic…
San Diego Housing Market 2019

San Diego Housing Market 2019

San Diego’s Housing Market Amidst strong employment and consumer spending, San Diego’s home prices put them out of reach for most buyers, despite better affordability index numbers. Yet, buyers are finding value in buying in SD county as sales and prices rose in July. Sales of homes in San Diego’s mls…
Toronto Condo Market Report – Update and Forecast

Toronto Condo Market Report – Update and Forecast

Toronto Condo Market 2019 Just as in the Toronto housing market forecast, this summer and fall Toronto condo market forecast is once again being pressured by a squeezed supply of condominiums. Listings are down as owners take their condos and apartments into the rental market, since rent price controls have been…
Los Angeles Housing Market Forecast

Los Angeles Housing Market Forecast

Housing Market Update Los Angeles 2019 The California Association of Realtors reports a surge of single-family home sales in July.  Total home transactions totaled 411,630 (+ 5.6 percent from June and up 1.1% from July 2018), highest since April 2018. Across California, pending sales surge to the highest level in over 2…
US Housing Market Crash

US Housing Market Crash

Housing Market Crash 2020? A new Wall Street Journal report puts the odds of a recession at their highest level in 7 years, at 25%. Previously, economists forecasted 2020 as the year of the collapse. That forecast was based on traditional cycles and the expectation of bankers and governments observing…
Vancouver Housing Market Forecast 2019 2020

Vancouver Housing Market Forecast 2019 2020

Vancouver Housing Market Report It’s another strange month in the Vancouver housing sector as listings and sales jumped, yet what is available is barely affordable for most buyers. Greater Vancouver homes sales saw a slight uptick in May amidst the highest supply of homes for sale. There are 14,685 homes…
Denver Housing Market Forecast 2019

Denver Housing Market Forecast 2019

Home and Condo Sales Slump From July 2017 to July 2018, 80,000 people moved to Colorado revealing it as one of the most desirable places to work and live in the US. The city’s low unemployment rate, higher wages, and high job growth were factors drawing new people here. And…
San Francisco Housing Forecast 2019

San Francisco Housing Forecast 2019

Housing Forecast for San Francisco San Francisco, Oakland, and San Jose and the rest of the Bay Area continue to struggle in 2019 with high home and condo prices.  Even when prices abate, it seems a solution is 100 years away. The latest home and condo sales reports just released…
California Housing Market Update Predictions

California Housing Market Update Predictions

Average Home Prices in California to Rise California’s housing market just like the US housing market, is subdued by a continued lack of supply, affordability issues, rising interest rates, buyer anxiety and hope for falling prices, and very high home prices. California Association of Realtors released its latest report and there…
Boston Real Estate Market Forecast

Boston Real Estate Market Forecast

Boston Housing Market Comes Alive April 2019 Update: Home sales and prices in Boston rebounded in February according to GBAR. The 586 homes sold in February was the 5th highest total for the month ever. That’s a jump of 23% in home sales. And condos enjoyed the 4th best February…
Atlanta Housing Market 2019

Atlanta Housing Market 2019

Atlanta Housing Market Forecast Population and economic trends do happen. And Atlanta is benefitting from great business and investment climate and one of the hottest housing markets. It’s the 4th fastest growing city in the nation. More than 660,000 people moved to Atlanta from 2010 to 2018, and that has…
Real Estate Leads | Seller Lead Generation

Real Estate Leads | Seller Lead Generation

Real Estate Seller Leads Spring is almost here and where are you as a Realtor in building high quality buyer and seller leads? If like most of your fellow pros, you’re hurting in seller leads. They’re tough to get.  You’re likely paying $30 to $50 per click to get in…
When is the Best Time to Buy a House?

When is the Best Time to Buy a House?

Best Time to Buy a House? Hoping to buy a house or condo in 2019 or 2020?  The housing market always produces key buying moments if you can read the signals.  Timing your purchase could save you up to $100,000. And since many first time buyers are maxxing out their home purchase…
New York Real Estate Market Forecast

New York Real Estate Market Forecast

New York Real Estate Predictions 2018 There’s no shortage of doom and gloom talk about a US housing crash that would take NYC down with it. In fact the recent reports of high foreclosure rates in Queens, Bronx and Staten Island are a little alarming. They’re not quite as negative…
How to Sell Homes at Over Asking Price

How to Sell Homes at Over Asking Price

Sell House for Higher Price When I first wrote this post years ago, prices were rising at a wicked pace. Now the home price tide has gone out and sellers are panicking. Back then, asking price was a key issue, but today, everyone uses a low asking price, then works…
Stock Market Crash 2020? – Predictions

Stock Market Crash 2020? – Predictions

Stock Market Crash in 2020? Almost on cue, several stock market corrections happened in 2018 and this year.  The markets are volatile, particularly the NASDAQ index, however US stock markets are positioned for futher growth.  In fact, the market has boomed since January and the NASDAQ and S&P 500 just peaked. China tariffs have come…
Stock Market News

Stock Market News

Stock Market News Update, Trends, Forecasts 2019 2020 This lengthy bull run in the stock markets has made a lot of investors and consultants look like geniuses. As we enter the fall season, we’ll see more volatility, the kind that brings everybody back down to earth. There’s little doubt we’ll…
Are We Headed into a Recession?

Are We Headed into a Recession?

Is the US Headed for a Recession? With the US economy on a roll, jobs outlook so positive, housing market revival, and the stock markets at least not tanking, the economists are still suggesting a recession is imminent.  They say all cycles must end. Truthfully, depending on the battle between…
Amazon Stock Forecast

Amazon Stock Forecast

Amazon Stock Price Forecast Amazon is the world’s most successful company at present, dominating ecommerce product sales. Is this one stock you’ve written off thinking it’s reached its potential? Take another look at what may be continued stock price growth at a time when the US economy and job outlook…
Google Stock Forecast 2019 2020

Google Stock Forecast 2019 2020

Google Stock Forecast Google’s long been a favorite of many NASDAQ investors. Even before their IPO, the company posted amazing earnings and its Alphabet stock is a key factor in the S&P’s record breaking 2019. The company’s culture of controlled progress, innovation, optimism, targeted consumer products, and advanced technology has…
Facebook Stock Forecast 2019

Facebook Stock Forecast 2019

FaceBook Stock Forecast – Should You Buy in 2019? Facebook has just released its latest quarterly report, always good and one of the darlings of the NASDAQ index. And for investors in 2020 and 2021, the question is whether Facebook is the best stock to buy and what earnings forecasts tell…
US Home Prices 2019 2020

US Home Prices 2019 2020

US Home Price Predictions Home prices rose 5% year over year last November. And recent reports from NAR, Case Shiller, and Zillow suggest resale house prices will rise in most cities in 2019. This is despite a recent slowdown in sales, rise in listings, growing interest rates, and more new…
Canadian Housing Market Predictions 2019

Canadian Housing Market Predictions 2019

Forecasts for Canadian Housing Markets 2019 2020 The 2019 housing market in Canada is a diverse one driven by local and provincial economies. Most Canadians don’t refer to the national housing forecast because of regional economics. Yet interest rates, lending laws, and trade agreements are the key drivers of housing…
Chicago Housing Market Predictions 2018 2019

Chicago Housing Market Predictions 2018 2019

Chicago Housing Market Update The recovering Chicago housing market is facing some strong challenges, yet its weaknesses may well be key strengths by 2020. The Chicago market health rating was one of the lowest in the country (only Washington DC had a lower price performance outlook), yet that could be changing.…
FAANG Stocks – Predictions

FAANG Stocks – Predictions

Facebook, Amazon, Google, Netflix, Apple Overall, the 2019 forecast is positive for most of these stocks, but each has its own head winds. With the US economy booming again later 2019 as predicted, most of us are scratching our heads at stock market volatility and market corrections,. Why are Facebook, Amazon,…
US Cities Most in Danger of a Housing Crash

US Cities Most in Danger of a Housing Crash

Housing Bubbles in US Cities The US economic outlook couldn’t be brighter and the housing market has been amazing in 2018. US homeowners gained $1 Trillion in home equity in the last year alone. That’s $16,000 or 13.3% more per mortgage holder. Turns out, real estate has been an excellent…
Sacramento Housing Predictions

Sacramento Housing Predictions

Sacramento Housing Market in 2020 Is 2019/2020 looking strong for the Sacramento housing market and Northern California? Consensus is yes. Despite the easing of the market, it may be hurtling at top-speed toward peak San Franciscification as one report has it. The US and California economies look good and with…
Seattle Real Estate Forecast

Seattle Real Estate Forecast

Seattle Real Estate Forecast Seattle Washington was rated the hottest city in America for real estate.  Migration (90,000 during a recent 12 month period), great jobs, and low availability of properties, is driving home and condo prices skyward. Home prices were rising faster than San Francisco and the Bay Area and…
Best Travel Destinations 2019

Best Travel Destinations 2019

Moving to Vancouver Canada | Travel 2019 Are you looking at endless years of monotony where you live without zest and fun? Perhaps you should travel and explore in 2019? One city that should come to mind is Vancouver, Canada. Not up on Vancouver? It’s the diversity of the experience…
Best US Cities Rated

Best US Cities Rated

Which Are the Best US Cities to Live in? Dreaming of a better place in US to live in 2019? You’re not alone. Millions of people think about moving to another city, but aren’t sure of which US cities hold the most promise for enjoyment, lifestyle, housing, health care, education…
China Housing Crash | The Coming Bubble Collapse

China Housing Crash | The Coming Bubble Collapse

China Housing Bubble About to Collapse? American’s are enjoying good economic times again and although the road to health and prosperity will have some bumps, the motion is set. The United States is the envy of the world again. On January 1st, 2019 (25% tariff), imports to the US will…
Toronto Housing Market Crash

Toronto Housing Market Crash

Toronto Housing Market Bubble Toronto home prices are still in record territory even though more sellers are listing. Demand for GTA housing is strong due in insufficient supply. And new construction starts were down again in September. So what would cause demand to collapse amid a glut of homes on…
Philadelphia Housing Market Predictions 2019 2020

Philadelphia Housing Market Predictions 2019 2020

Philadelphia Housing Predictions 2019 Philadelphia is perhaps the brightest housing market in the nation, with one report suggesting a price growth of 16.6% (13.4% last May). Prices have risen 11.3% in the last year and an astonishing 31% in the last 2 years according to Zillow. DOM are at record…
Calgary Real Estate Market Forecast

Calgary Real Estate Market Forecast

Calgary Housing Market and Update 1st quarter home sales in Calgary fell 9% compared to last year and are down 30% from typical sales levels. Sales here are typical of that in Toronto and Vancouver.  Zolo however, says average prices have been rising the last few weeks, so perhaps March…
Houston Housing Market Forecast

Houston Housing Market Forecast

Houston Real Estate Market Forecast 2018 Homes sales are picking up in Houston where homes prices hit an average $176,000 according to Zillow. Zillow further predicts a 5% rise, yet this estimate might not take into account rising oil prices and gasoline prices. In the last 11 months, oil prices…
High Value Luxury Car Insurance | BMW Porsche Ferrari Audi Mercedes Benz Los Angeles Miami New York Vancouver Toronto Phoenix Houston

High Value Luxury Car Insurance | BMW Porsche Ferrari Audi Mercedes Benz Los Angeles Miami New York Vancouver Toronto Phoenix Houston

Luxury Car Insurance – EV, Hybrid or Gas Across the country, you’ve likely seen more high end luxury cars on the roadway. Manufacturers are building more high priced gas powered/hybrid perforance cars and the race is on for electric powered vehicles. You’ll be surprised at the performance and features of the new…
Real Estate By Zip Codes

Real Estate By Zip Codes

Search Homes for Sale By Zip Codes  Real estate investors and home buyers alike are becoming a little more savvy about searching for good investments and properties in the best cities. Searching for properties via zip codes adds variety and a new perspective to your home search or pursuit of…
Beautiful San Diego California

Beautiful San Diego California

The World’s Most Beautiful City – San Diego I’m sure there are a few people who would argue that other cities such as Vancouver, San Francisco, Banff  Lake Louise, Miami or Venice are more beautiful than San Diego. They might insist that Tuscany Italy, Swiss Alps, Costa Rica, and the Cote d’azur are…
Restaurants Near Me

Restaurants Near Me

Finding the Right Restaurant Fast If you’re a vacationer in San Diego, Los Angeles, San Jose, Las Vegas or San Francisco, you’re likely on a highway right searching with your smartphone for a great place to eat with just the right atmosphere. Where to eat right now? The right food…