Housing Crisis Didn’t Scare Americans Off Home Ownership

Housing Crisis Didn’t Scare Americans Off Home Ownership Daily Real Estate News | Friday, June 08, 2012 Seventy-five percent of Americans still aspire to own a home and consider home ownership a major life goal, according to a new poll of non-home owners aged 22 to 50 conducted by Integra Realty Resources, an independent real…

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More Americans Expect Home Prices to Rise

More Americans Expect Home Prices to Rise Daily Real Estate News | Friday, June 08, 2012 More Americans are optimistic that home prices will inch up over the next year, with expectations that prices will rise at least 1.4 percent in that timeframe. That marks the highest amount ever recorded in Fannie Mae’s monthly National…

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Is Housing Slowly Turning to a Seller’s Market?

Is Housing Slowly Turning to a Seller’s Market? Daily Real Estate News | Tuesday, June 05, 2012 It’s been mostly a “buyer’s market” in the majority of housing markets for the past few years, but more Americans are seeing home buyers’ power in home sales and negotiations soon slipping away. More Americans are reporting increased…

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Gen Y Is Ready to Buy

Gen Y Is Ready to Buy Daily Real Estate News | Friday, June 01, 2012 Forty-seven percent of Generation Yers say they plan to purchase a home within five years or less, according to a new study released by Western Union. That tops the general population, 29 percent of which say they plan to buy…

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Congress Passes 60-Day Flood Insurance Extension

Congress Passes 60-Day Flood Insurance Extension Daily Real Estate News | Thursday, May 31, 2012 Congress passed and sent to President Obama a 60-day extension of the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) yesterday, which was set to expire today. The legislation gives lawmakers breathing room to look at a long-term extension and reform of the…

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MUST SEE Attractions in Colorado Springs #2

You’ve probably seen Pike’s Peak from vantage point in the city, but have you seen the city from the top of Pike’s Peak?   Yes, you can get up Pike’s Peak the old fashioned way…OR you can take the COG Railroad from Manitou Springs!!!  This is by FAR the funnest way to the top of…

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Consumer Confidence Reaches Highest Level in 4 Years

Consumer Confidence Reaches Highest Level in 4 Years Daily Real Estate News | Tuesday, May 29, 2012 Americans are more positive about the direction of the economy, as consumer confidence reached its highest level since October 2007, according to a Thomson Reuters/University of Michigan index on consumer sentiment. Americans are more positive about the job…

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