Aspen Skiing Co. is experimenting with a trendy solution to deal with the scores of seasonal employees who struggle to find affordable housing in the marquee skiing destination: Tiny houses.
Officials with Aspen Skiing Co. — which owns and operates the iconic Aspen Snowmass in Colorado — tell the Aspen Times that the company is currently running at a 600 bed deficit for its employees which have flocked to the resort for the winter season.
Given that many seasonal employee... read more
Does the thought of figuring out financing stress you out? Did you know that most real estate buyers are stressed out, so you are not alone. A new TD Bank survey of 135 real estate professionals nationwide reveals six stressors that are causing their clients the most anxiety:
Confusion around paperwork required: 31.85%
Unexpected costs: 22.22%
Concerns over financing: 21.48%
Appraisal and inspection: 11.85%
Meeting and closing date: 6.67%
Credit approval: 5.93%
Not to worry! While there... read more
Millennials and the baby boomer population will be demographics to watch in the new year, as the housing decisions they make will increase demand for the next 10 years, according to the 2017 National Housing Forecast report from Realtor.com which details the top housing trends and 100 largest metropolitan markets to watch.A demographic that is known for benefiting greatly from low mortgage rates, the millennial market's share of the buyer population has decreased to 33 percent due to the increase i... read more