There are 2 blog entries for January 2019.
Monday, January 21st, 2019 at 10:57am. 375 Views, 0 Comments.
It’s no secret that Austin is one of the hottest real estate markets in the country, and the area boasts myriad attractive neighborhoods for prospective homebuyers with different budgets.
So which ones are on track to be the hottest this year? For its Hottest Neighborhoods of 2019 list, real estate website Redfin determined the three hottest neighborhoods in many of the largest metro areas in the U.S., based on Redfin user data and agent insights from November 2018.
The neighborhoods below are poised to become “some of the most desirable places in the country in the coming year,” according to Redfin. The site measured metrics such as median sale price in the area compared to metro median, number of days on market, and percent that sold…
Tuesday, January 8th, 2019 at 11:03am. 214 Views, 0 Comments.
On any given night during 2018, some 552,830 Americans nationwide experienced homelessness, according to a recent report by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. That's a tragic statistic, but it's only a slight increase—just 0.3 percent—over 2017. A decade-long trend shows a more positive outlook; overall, homelessness has declined by 13 percent since 2010. An innovative “housing-first” approach, which recognizes the importance of stable housing first and foremost, is partly responsible for the improvement.
While the people experiencing homelessness are, of course, a diverse group, some fundamental needs are shared. Creating a sense of security, privacy, and dignity is always necessary, says Jill Pable, a professor in Florida State…