Author: Gordon Stephenson

What is the right amount to save for a down payment on a home?

What is the right amount to save for a down payment on a home? There was a good, national article posted in the Times over the weekend that talks about the amount of down payment necessary to purchase a home. Many millennials are feverishly saving to get to the 20% down payment requirement to purchase a...

Seattle Rents = 50% of San Francisco Median Rents

Seattle Rents = 50% of San Francisco Median Rents THE ZUMPER BLOG  Zumper National Rent Report: March 2016 San Francisco, CA rent prices increased 2.6% this February to reach a median one bedroom of $3,590. Though up, rates remain below the peak of $3,670 seen last October. San Francisco maintains...

Zumper National Rent Report: March 2016

Investors With Cash Edging Out First-Time Home Buyers

Investors With Cash Edging Out First-Time Home Buyers WSJ JOE LIGHT

Shortage of homes for sale pushes prices upward, buyers outward

Shortage of homes for sale pushes prices upward, buyers outward