Rentable Says Rent Prices are Rising Slowly

BY  ON FEBRUARY 4, 2021

Rentable (formerly known as ABODO) says that the median nationwide rent price for one-bedroom units in February was $1,124 with two-bedroom units coming in at $1391. Click here to read more.

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Investing in Notes and Helping Homeowners Stay in Their Homes

BY  ON FEBRUARY 4, 2021

On a recent episode of the Rental Property Owner & Real Estate Investor Podcast, Brian Hamrick talks with Martin Saenz about the state of note investing during the pandemic and helping homeowners stay in their homes.Click here to read more. 

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Family Promise Helps Low-Income Families Achieve Sustainable Independence

BY  ON FEBRUARY 3, 2021

As property owners and managers, we often encounter less than productive members of society. Without ascribing excuses or blame, some of these people truly need help, and would gladly make use of it. Click here to read more.

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Black Knight: 2020 Ends With 1.7 Million More Seriously Delinquent Mortgages Than at the Start

BY  ON JANUARY 28, 2021

According to Black Knight's "first look" report for December, 2020 ended with at least 1.7 million more seriously delinquent homeowners than when it started as well as foreclosures being at a record low. Click here to read more.

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The Pandemic is Driving People to Buy Bigger Homes in the Suburbs

BY  ON JANUARY 27, 2021

After sifting through recent home sales data from the National Association of Realtors, CNBC's Diana Olick reports that 56% of existing homeowners, that sold their home after March, were in the suburbs, compared to 48% pre-pandemic. Click here to read more.

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North American Movers Say People are "fleeing" California for Texas and Idaho

BY  ON JANUARY 27, 2021

We've recently seen two other big movers report their annual moving patterns and now we're going to take a look at North American's. Interestingly, they point out that people are actually "fleeing" California for Texas and Idaho. Click here to read more.

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Housing Starts & Permits Up in December

BY  ON JANUARY 26, 2021

The U.S. government is reporting that privately-owned housing starts in November were at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,669,000, which is 5.8% above November's revised number. Click here to read more.

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NY City Renters Owe More Than $1 Billion in Unpaid Rent

BY  ON JANUARY 26, 2021

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that renters in New York City owe in excess of $1 billion in unpaid rent during the Coronavirus pandemic, according to data from a recent survey. Click here to read more.

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Existing-Home Sales Up Slightly

BY  ON JANUARY 25, 2021

The National Association of Realtors is reporting that existing home sales were up 0.7% in December to a seasonally-adjusted annual rate of 6.76 million (up 22.2% from one year ago).Click here to read more.

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The Business of Airbnb

BY  ON JANUARY 22, 2021

Infographic: Airbnb has a market cap close to $90 billion, making them one of the largest businesses in travel & tourism. They point out that nights & experiences booked by customers have shot up from 72 million in 2015 to 326 million in 2019. Click here to read more.

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