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20 ZIP codes with the highest real estate returns
The zip code is an essential component of any address, especially when it comes to the real estate market. HomeUnion, an online real estate investment management firm, identified zip codes in 20 metros that maximize real estate returns while minimizing risk over a five-year horizon. They examined school quality and neighborhood attractiveness for single-family rentals over five years.
What real estate agents should know about zero-down loans
You no longer need to be a qualified veteran or live in a rural area to get a mortgage without putting down a penny. For nearly a decade, only buyers who qualify for VA or USDA Rural Development mortgages have been able to buy a home with zero down.
All in the Family: Multigenerational Living Makes a Comeback
Fueled by economic and cultural factors, a growing number of people are moving back in with their folks or opening their homes to their aging parents. It’s a large-scale change making its impact felt in all corners of the real estate market and in American life itself.
Better Homes and Gardens residential real estate company moves into Iowa
Misty Soldwisch, an Indianola-based residential real estate broker, will lead the Better Homes and Gardens® Real Estate expansion into Iowa with offices in Indianola and West Des Moines according to a release.