Buying an Income Property? Why Now’s a Good Time to Look at New Construction

Buying an Income Property? Why Now’s a Good Time to Look at New Construction

The great thing about investing in real estate is that it can lead to a steady stream of passive income. And while there are different ways to achieve that goal (for example, loading up on real estate investment trusts, or REITs), one tried-and-true strategy has long been to purchase income properties. Income properties offer real

When seeking design inspiration, who doesn’t love a good read?

When seeking design inspiration, who doesn’t love a good read?

HIGH POINT — Social media may be the top influencer when it comes to how people style their homes, but the shelter magazines aren’t too far behind. According to a Furniture Today Strategic Insights survey, home décor publications were the top design inspiration pick by nearly one-fifth of respondents. Among those who cited magazines as

Cleaning tips: Natural method to clean your mattress and ‘kill’ dust mites ‘for good’

Cleaning tips: Natural method to clean your mattress and ‘kill’ dust mites ‘for good’

Just like anything else in your home, you need to clean your mattress. To prevent the build-up of things like oil, sweat, skin cells, dust mites and bed bugs, mattresses should be cleaned at least every three to six months. While mattress cleaning can be a bit of a hassle, having a fresh bed is essential

Editorial: California bill would create more housing, good jobs

Editorial: California bill would create more housing, good jobs

What if California could encourage developers to replace shuttered big-box stores, half-vacant offices and decrepit strip malls with apartments, condominiums and townhomes, with some or even all of the units being affordable? And what if the construction workers building those projects were paid union-level wages and, in some cases, received healthcare, thus creating lots of

Why Are Real Estate Company Share Prices Falling Despite Good News?

Why Are Real Estate Company Share Prices Falling Despite Good News?

On Thursday morning, eXp World Holdings reveal that in the first quarter of 2021 it raked in $583.3 million — a 115 percent increase compared to the same period last year. It’s hard to spin that news as anything but positive. And yet, in the hours after eXp revealed its earnings, the price of shares