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…
Toronto Condo Market Report – Update and Forecast

Toronto Condo Market Report – Update and Forecast

Toronto Condo Market March Update: TREB announced Toronto condo sales were down 5.7% in February 2019 yet prices rose 6.1%.   The average price of a condo apartment in TO, rose to $612,488 and to $448,711 in the 905 area code. The forecast for 2019 from most experts is moderation in sales.  It’s in the…
Best US Cities to Buy Rental Income Properties

Best US Cities to Buy Rental Income Properties

Which are the Best Cities to Buy Real Estate? Prices in the housing markets in America have flattened out this winter. That’s good news for buyers. In fact, for rental property investors, some believe you can’t lose with rental property, no matter which way the economy goes.  When you add the…
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…
California Housing Market Predictions 2019

California Housing Market Predictions 2019

Average Home Prices in California to Rise Like most real estate markets, California’s housing market is affected by a continued lack of supply, affordability issues, rising interest rates, and very high home prices. We’re in a sales slump. What do we make of the negative reports and is there anything…
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.  Now in 2019, the stock market is once again positioned for growth.  In fact, the market has boomed since January. China tariffs have come into effect and US stock markets loved it.  Yet President Trump is confuring…
Housing Bubble 2020

Housing Bubble 2020

Housing Bubble 2019/2020? Some people don’t talk housing crash, until they’ve discussed the nice topic of the housing bubble.  Crash is too crass, arguable, and troubling a word.  The bubble topic is a nicer subject that makes us feel the matter is something we can manage and defuse. Experts and…
Stock Market News February

Stock Market News February

Stock Market News Update, Trends, Forecasts 2019 What happened last week in the equity markets and what’s ahead for this week? Volatility. Yet volatility in the stock markets is actually decreasing. As the US economy grows and improves it will become more impervious to political manipulation and reactionism. The NASDAQ,…