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April 17, 2015

New Apartment Buildings and Rents Expected to Rise

Renting has gotten increasingly expensive in the past 5 years. The average U.S. rent has climbed 14% to $1,124 since 2010, according to commercial property tracker […]
April 16, 2015

Tax Documents: Save or Shred?

Tax Day is here and gone.  Now is the perfect time to get a head start on your spring cleaning and begin the fun task of […]
April 15, 2015

Tax Day: 5 Things You Should Know

Today is April 15th – so what does that mean?  If you guessed Titanic Remembrance Day, National Library Workers Day, National Rubber Eraser Day, and National […]
April 10, 2015

How Much House Can I Afford?

Your house is likely to be the biggest purchase you will make in your life, and you may spend years paying for it. Getting a mortgage […]
April 9, 2015

Millennials: Untapped and Unwilling Homebuyers?

It’s a largely untapped market Realtors can only dream about: more than 80 million Americans ages 20 to 34, prime time for starting families and moving […]
April 6, 2015

How Much Do You Really Need in Your Emergency Fund?

What’s the only thing that’s more painful than a trip to an emergency room, a roof leak or a carburetor breakdown? The bill that follows any of […]
March 31, 2015

Taxes 101: Basic Tax Terms Everyone Should Know

Roughly 83% of the returns processed by the IRS so far this tax season have resulted in refunds, at an average of $2,893 per check (down […]
March 30, 2015

401(k) Plan a Failure for Millions of Americans

For millions of Americans, the 401(k) plan is a miserable failure – it simply is not shielding enough people from financial struggles in their retirements, according […]
March 27, 2015

Foreclosure Activity on Path towards Normalcy by Year-End

Foreclosure activity in February fell to its lowest level in 9 years even though lenders repossessed more assets, according to data from RealtyTrac.  Foreclosure filings – […]