Home Ownership

The Incredible Benefits of Buying (and Keeping) Just One Home In Your Lifetime

Owning just one home in your lifetime could be the most powerful decision you ever make, both financially and for overall stability and well-being. The tax laws, monetary system, and property-rights based society that we live in are all designed for it, and we explore how it creates an incredible investment over time, and many other reasons why it’s so powerful.

Read More
This infographic shows the NAR top 10 markets.
Latest News

Real Estate Markets to Watch in 2020 and Beyond

The National Association of Realtors released their yearly report on the top 10 outperforming markets from across the U.S. The data includes the areas where it is expected for home prices to rise faster than national averages.

Read More
Latest News

Average U.S. Incomes Won’t Support Buying Average Homes

With home prices rising throughout the country, many people cannot keep up with the cost of payments to own them. Attom Data Solutions’s great visual explores the affordability numbers in each location as it relates to slower wage growth that makes it increasingly harder for everyone to be a homeowner.

Read More
A zero-energy home built by Thrive Home Builders.
Latest News

Net-Zero Construction is Surprisingly Affordable

You might think that the cost to build a zero-energy (ZE) or zero-energy ready home (ZERH) is much higher than the cost of traditional building. But building to zero-energy standards only costs from one to eight percent more up-front than simply building to code.

Read More