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Short Sales

January 2, 2014

Heard a lot about short sales lately? That’s because short sales are gaining momentum in real estate these days. The sheer number of short sale deals is way up compared to last year’s numbers. This infographic will show you all the stats about short sales trends this year compared with 2011. Source

The Essential Reverse Mortgage Factsheet

The Essential Reverse Mortgage Factsheet

May 6, 2013

A reverse mortgage is a way for senior citizens living on a limited income to keep their property, but still maintain a certain lifestyle and benefits. The reverse mortgage is definitely not for everyone but this infographic is here to help. Read on to find out if you quality for a reverse mortgage and if […]

How Far Does Your Real Estate Dollar Go?

How Far Does Your Real Estate Dollar Go?

May 5, 2013

How much does the same house in Detroit cost if its in Key West? And just how many signed pictures of Paris Hilton do you need to get into your dream home? Finally these questions are more have clear, helpful answers. Source

For Sale Signs: Indications of Real Estate Recovery

For Sale Signs: Indications of Real Estate Recovery

May 4, 2013

The first signs of the recession came in the form of a collapse of the housing market and it’s equally true that real-estate life signs will be one of the first indicators that the economy is finally turning around.This infographic charts the change over the past few years in properties sold. And things are looking […]

How Far Does Your Real Estate Dollar Go?

How Far Does Your Real Estate Dollar Go?

April 27, 2013

Infographics are all the rage these days so we thought it was time that real estate jumped into the infographic game. Based on the recently released Coldwell Banker Home Listing Report, the following infographic was put together to highlight some of the unique aspects of the housing market across the United States. Source

Home Prices in the US

Home Prices in the US

April 9, 2013

Most Americans strive for a four bedroom, two bathroom houses. It is the American dream for most and depending on what area of the country you dwell it determines how far your real estate dollars will go. Coldwell Banker Real Estate designed this infographic to show where and why real estate is so drastically different […]

Giving Housing a Hand

Giving Housing a Hand

March 23, 2013

One of the brief recent periods of respite for the housing market was the first quarter of 2010, when housing sales saw a significant uptick. But there was good reason for that: The Government’s First-time homebuyer credit was set to expire at the end of April 30, 2010. This infographic looks at how this incentive […]

U.S. Housing Affordability Trends

U.S. Housing Affordability Trends

March 19, 2013

Since 2007, housing affordability has improved due to record-low fixed mortgage interest rates, coupled with a slight drop in median household income. Source

When Were Homes The Cheapest?

When Were Homes The Cheapest?

March 17, 2013

The real estate market may be all gloom and doom these days, but many people overlook the fact that homes today are simply cheap. If you’ve been waiting to buy when homes are most affordable, is now the time to jump in? This infographic takes a closer look at home prices through the years. Source

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Filling the Gaps in Funding Undergraduate Education

March 2, 2013

It is no secret that college is expensive and tuition costs are continuing to rise. Let’s examine the costs associated with a college education, including the hidden costs you may not be factoring in like health fees, gas money, entertainment and all the Red Bull you’ll consume during finals. The graphic also outlines how funding […]

Giving Housing a Hand

Giving Housing a Hand

December 9, 2012

Looking back at the housing boom is a painful exercise for many homeowners – particularly those who bought at the peak of the real estate market. Who needs another reminder of what was possibly one of the worst financial decisions they ever made? Yet, a look at the first four months of 2010 can’t help […]

The Hardest War Is Fought At Home Infograph

The Hardest War Is Fought At Home Infograph

November 23, 2012

This infograph gives information about the homelessness, job and house seeaking in the veteran community.