investment: Buying Tactics in Changing Markets. - 05/09/07 09:16 AM
Buying Tactics in Changing Markets
Over the last three decades, the real estate industry has seen unprecedented growth and profitability. Rates of home appreciation have been on a steady incline, resulting in many highly competitive housing markets. In many areas throughout the country, prospective homebuyers have been obliged to spend more, settle for less, or risk losing out on the housing hunt altogether.
Gradually, the market is beginning to show signs of changing. While certain areas remain highly active, national benchmarks such as rate of appreciation, average days on market and housing inventory indicate that real estate overall is edging towards a … (0 comments)

investment: Will You Give Your Kids A Chance? - 05/02/07 02:24 AM
Will You Give Your Kids A Chance?
(Five Facts You Need To Know)  
 Fact # 1:  The "Have's" and the "Have Nots"
The gap between the rich and poor is growing rapidly across the United States.  In 1994, for the first time since such records were kept, the richest 20% of US households received a greater share of national income than the middle three-fifths combined.  The bottom 40% were worse off in inflation-adjusted terms in 1993 than similarly situated people two decades earlier.  (Source:  US Department of Labor)  
Fact # 2: A College Education is the Difference
Earnings of full-time workers … (0 comments)

 
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