As the millennial generation continues to head-butt its way into the housing market, credit scores are creating a sizable burden on their ability to purchase a home. A recent Rent.com survey stated that 78% of the millennial generation renters do not plan on buying a home soon. Many cite the benefits of renting as their … More Millennials and Home Buying: A Look at Credit Scores
Is the American Dream of homeownership dying with Millennials, and do they even care? Will the proposed tax reform be the death knell? Let’s start with a quick review of current housing market conditions: Homeownership rates are hovering around a five decades low. – Low inventory rates are making it hard to find a house … More Is the American Homeowner’s Dream Dead?
The “Walk Score” is a procedurally generated number assigned to addresses to determine their specific walkability. The true value in this number is that the higher it is, the less likely you will need a car to comfortably live. The “Walk Score” calculates the distances to certain amenities that most renters and buyers look for; … More Renting & Buying with the “Walk Score” in Mind
There is no shortage of opinions or statistics about where and how the Millennial generation is choosing to live. We hear tropes all the time about how the young generation is flocking to urban areas, but at the same time there’s a constant drone about how they’re staying in mom and dad’s basement. Articles abound, … More Millennials: Buying or Renting…and why?