Pressures That Dominate Real Estate Value

Posted on February 19, 2016 By

When people usually think of real estate value they think of two forces; supply and demand. Yes, this is correct; however supply and demand only fall under the one of the four main categories that drive/depress real estate value. Supply and demand fall under the economic category of influences in real estate value. The other…


The Chill in US Real Estate

Posted on February 19, 2016 By

You know things are starting to get dicey out there when even a multimillion-dollar penthouse in Manhattan can’t sell. It seems a developer in SoHo, having just recently finished primary construction for his high-rise condo tower, realized the project’s focal point – a $45 million, 8,400-square-foot penthouse – was just a bit too much. “The…


Columbia, MO Offers Great Real Estate Opportunities

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The real estate market in Columbia, MO is ever-changing. Columbia has now became the fourth largest city in the state of Missouri. The city gained about 10,600 residents between 2010 and 2015. This is great for real estate in the area. It has been the fastest growing city in Missouri over the past five years….


Time to Get Out of Real Estate

Posted on February 19, 2016 By

Talk about exquisite timing. Even today, a decade after the fact, the leveraged buyout of Equity Office Properties Trust remains one of the largest of all time: $36 billion for nearly 600 office buildings in New York, Washington D.C. and dozens of the nation’s largest cities. But in late 2006, some wondered if the billionaire…