“Treating real estate as privately owned wealth, as a financial asset, has devastating public effects.”
Slate has put together a fun feature that combines two of my favorite things: real estate and movies.
“Building new affordable housing in wealthy areas takes investment away from the downtrodden areas that most need it.”
Choosing the right real estate agent can often make the difference between a smooth real estate transaction and a stressful one. A good agent stands up for both your rights and your needs, whether you are looking to buy, sell, or both—and a really good agent can save you a lot of money during the process.
If young adults held out until we ourselves could afford down payments as well as closing costs, fees, and mortgage payments, far fewer of us would buy property. But let’s not pretend the system is fair.