FOMO

Just before the Great Recession managed to dash homeowner dreams and investor real estate businesses, most of the different methods promoted common profit goals. And, as a business model you could evaluate different types of real estate investments An excerpt from Book Five in “The Knowledge Path Series” dedicated to helping you find the place …

Determinism

“Psychologists have found that midlife is typically a time when many of us take stock of our values and goals.  Predictable Real Estate and Consumer Trends as Generations Change Aging through Life Stages. Part One in a 4-part Series evaluating real estate and consumer predictions as generations transition throughout successive life stages. Fifteen years ago …

Two Ways to Stay Home

Part Four in a 4-part series weighing the pros and cons of investing in real estate over the course of a life time. Pulling the trigger on any major decision like this one with consequences (intended or unintended) will significantly impact the rest of your life. Back in February of 2007 I read a FidelityReport …

Pros and Cons of 3 Options

Part Three in a 4-part series weighing the pros and cons of investing in real estate over the course of a life time. NOTE: – Double and triple check your scenarios with a financial planner whose fiduciary duty is to you! Option One – Downsize and Buy. Couples sell their home and purchase a less …

Grabbing an Option While Falling Through Space

Disruptions. From the same chapter, “Why Careers Are like Real Estate Markets”: “Those of us who have been in transition (between jobs) can tell you that when you are blind-sided it’s not fun.”  Major disruptions in our lives force us to change our normal habits. A widespread and prolonged economic disruption across industries dictates … …