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Category Archives: Real Estate Investment


Stock Market Got You Down?

What a roller coaster the stock market has been lately.  It’s up; it’s down.  Whether you are investing for retirement or for additional income now, the vagaries of world investment markets are challenging for those of us with individual, rather than corporate,  investment funds and goals.  While no risk investments provide the safety of knowing […]


3 Best Practices for Real Estate Investment

Investing In Real Estate: AchieveYour Real Estate Goals With mortgage rates so low, many investors choose to invest in real estate, as opposed to the stock market. In addition, real estate is a prime investment for novice investors, as it is more tangible and understandable than stocks and the index. According to Bankrate’s annual investment […]


What’s In A Street Name?

The January 25, 2015 Sunday New York Times had an article on the Secrets of Street Names, which looked at the effect of a street name on the value of a house.  The study found that houses on streets with names have a higher value than houses on number streets.   Looking at street suffixes – […]






2014 So Far So Good

The latest numbers released from the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors showed that median prices continued to increase throughout the first half of 2014.  This is especially good news considering that sale numbers fell, inventory improved and investors were less active. The median price of a single family home in June was $199,900, which […]