Category Archives: Real Estate

What is a Reverse Mortgage?


Will the reverse mortgage surge in the coming years? We think so. Tyler Durden at Zero Hedge wrote yesterday, “Nearly eight years into an economic recovery, nearly half of Americans didn’t have enough cash available to cover a $400 emergency. Specifically, the survey found that, in line with what the Fed had disclosed in previous years. Forty-four percent of respondents

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The Wealth Effect

Thе wеаlth еffесt is a behavioral есоnоmіс thеоrу whісh posits that соnѕumеr ѕреndіng іnсrеаѕеѕ ѕіgnіfісаntlу whеn overall роrtfоlіо performance is high. During a bull mаrkеt, portfolio values rise to high levels. Portfolio hоldеrѕ, соnѕеԛuеntlу, perceive thеmѕеlvеѕ аѕ mоrе аffluеnt. Psychologically associating hіghеr nеt wоrth with hаvіng mоrе dіѕроѕаblе іnсоmе, consumers increase thеіr ѕреndіng. Whеn реорlе feel rісh, thеу spend  It

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Real Estate Investing: 10 Tips Before You Start

The One Percent love Real Estate. Houses provide shelter, warmth and pride of ownership. It’s a big part of the American dream. First, let’s define the word: Real estate is ‘property consisting of land and the buildings on it, along with its natural resources such as crops, minerals or water; immovable property of this nature; an interest vested in this (also)

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