We often receive questions to NAR’s Research Department regarding housing for the Baby Boomer generation. People want to know, why isn’t there specific housing built for them? How can REALTORS® cater to the needs of this group? The answers to those questions are contained in our research reports, but are often overlooked.
Continue reading “The Rush: How Baby Boomers Approach Home Buying”
It doesn’t take too deep a swim into the pool of real estate to know that there’s always a lot to learn. You undoubtedly soaked up a lot of useful knowledge during all those hours of pre-licensing education, but once you swim out on your own, you quickly see how much there still is to know.
Much like life after college, first starting out as a real estate agent can sometimes feel pretty overwhelming.
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Though a few years ago it was practically unthinkable, today the legalization of marijuana seems like an inevitable trend sweeping the country, state by state. Putting aside the politics and whether or not you agree with cannabis use, legalization obviously raises some large questions when it comes to real estate.
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The 9 to 5 isn’t for you. Cubicles are too confining when all you want to do is run free. Maybe you’ve got a baby or a puppy at home, or maybe you just hate the morning commute. What if you could work from home and take calls from your hot tub?
While we can’t guarantee that a hot tub is in your future, we can definitively say there’s another way. If you’re ready to make the move to self-employment, here are a few options worth exploring:
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Where Will the Average American Senior Live?
The senior housing industry has evolved over the last 40 years to become a thriving sector for developers and operators providing housing and care to the aging population. Continue reading “Solving the Senior Housing Middle-Market Crisis”
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