Luxury Spotlight Minneapolis: Priciest Condo Sales

This week’s luxury focus spotlight looks at Minneapolis, MN. The larger of the Twin Cities, Minneapolis is a haven for sports fanatics, steeped in American Indian history, and home to several Fortune 500 companies. The City of the Lakes is second only to Chicago as the Midwest’s busiest, most important ... Read More...

Make Your Beach House Dream a Reality

Winter is almost upon us, and as we approach the holidays along with the colder weather, it may seem a little too early to start dreaming about summer. However, it is never too early to begin thinking about that beach house you’ve dreamed of since you were a teenager. Setting ... Read More...

Luxury Spotlight Chicago: Priciest Condo Sales

DNAinfo provides a brief look at the most expensive Chicago condos sold in the first half of 2017 (The 25 Most Expensive Homes Sold in Chicago in 2017). 11 East Walton Street (#3802)- $4,375,000 – sold June 29, 2017. This 4,000 square foot, three bedroom, three bath unit is located in ... Read More...

Is Homeownership Becoming Out of Reach for Millennials?

While it’s true that many millennials are looking forward to becoming homeowners, a recent report has shown that their aspirations could be years from becoming a reality. An article by Suzanne De Vita in rismedia.com (For Millennials, Homeownership Is a Waiting Game), reports that a survey by ApartmentList.com shows that while ... Read More...

For Your Money’s Sake, Rent Don’t Buy

Rising home prices and the possibility of an increase in mortgage rates could put a damper on home ownership. According to an article by Diana Olick for CNBN, Don’t Put Your Money in a House, Says a New Report, renting just might be a better option. Most people believed conventional wisdom ... Read More...

Top Cities for First-Time Buyers

Purchasing a first home is a big decision that takes a lot of planning. A recent survey, as reported in an issue of RIS Media magazine, offers a list of the 10 best markets where a monthly mortgage payment is more affordable than a monthly rental payment. The survey also took ... Read More...

For Millennials, Small is In

The generation of tech-savvy millennials have come to value location over square footage, and housing sizes are shrinking all over the country as a result. Since the late 1980’s, cities hoping to become the next Silicon Valley have been looking for ways to create high tech incubators and fill them with ... Read More...

Florida’s Version of The Hamptons

Trying to keep to keep this seaside town a secret is becoming more and more difficult as word spreads about this coastal gem. Just over two hours up the coast from Miami sits the quiet, quaint town of Vero Beach - 26 miles of beachfront bliss along the Atlantic Ocean. ... Read More...