Thursday, June 25, 2015
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Results from Fannie Mae's April 2015 National Housing Survey™ show some improvement in housing sentiment, but likely not enough to trigger any breakout improvements in housing market activity this year. Among those surveyed, the share saying they would prefer to buy a home if they were to move... + continue reading
Thursday, June 25, 2015
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The average apartment rent in Seattle rose 8.3% in the past year. That’s a lot. No doubt about it. It beats inflation. It beats wage growth. So some in the media and special interest groups take to calling this a problem of skyrocketing rents, a crisis, an emergency. Is it really? Let’s take a look... + continue reading
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
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David Moore discusses possible national changes in Section 1031 like-kind exchanges. Summary: Both parties of Congress are proposing to end the 1031 exchange program and the Administration is proposing to limit exemption to the first $1 million. But how likely is this to happen and what should you... + continue reading
Friday, June 12, 2015
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Can you handle the truth about apartment rents? The average apartment rent in Seattle rose 8.3% in the past year. That’s a lot. No doubt about it. It beats inflation. It beats wage growth. So some in the media and special interest groups take to calling this a problem of skyrocketing rents, a... + continue reading
Monday, May 4, 2015
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Many people believe that property management is an old-line business that moves slowly. If you believe that then your team is already half a mile behind in a one mile race. In other words; you are toast because the competition is using all the best practices at their disposal to make sure they... + continue reading

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Think of Real Estate Opportunities in Investing (National REIA ROI) as an introduction to the resources you need to be successful as a real estate investor. This guide and the REIA groups it introduces can be helpful to all levels of investors. Beginners need resources that help them navigate the new waters of the sea of real estate opportunities... + continue reading
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As tall tower cranes have become a fixture in the Portland skyline, many are wondering how many units will be added to the Portland metro area in the next few years. According to the spring 2015 Barry Report (published by Patrick and Mark Barry Appraisers) somewhere between 12,000-16,000 units will be built between 2015 and 2016. Typical annual... + continue reading

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– According To Latest Buy Vs. Rent Index The latest national housing market index produced by Florida Atlantic University and Florida International University faculty indicates it is becoming... + continue reading

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Each apartment community has certain features and benefits, which are the selling points of that particular community. It could be its location, friendly staff, spacious floor plans, beautiful... + continue reading

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Tuesday, 23/06/15 - 0 comment(s)
It's estimated that by mid May, 2015 the typical sizes of apartment water heaters will be unavailable. New manufacturing regulations taking effect April 16th require water heaters to be more... + continue reading

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More Introspection Is Needed for Long-Term Business Success, 
Says Former Naval Officer and Business Leader The entrepreneurial spirit may be taking a hit these days. Studies show members of the... + continue reading

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On-site RHJ is the business journal for the Seattle / Tacoma multifamily and residential property management industry.   + continue reading