Everyone knows that San Francisco is an expensive place to live. However, it’s often assumed that those expenses only apply to the middle and lower class. San Francisco tech workers which make up a large percentage of the bay area’s residents are assumed to be immune to the high costs of living. Think again. Continue reading What A Closer Look Reveals About San Francisco Tech Salaries
There’s been a lot of talk recently about the minimum wage and whether or not it should be higher. Some states have already taken steps to increase their state mandated minimum wages. Others have been slow to follow. The Flagstaff minimum wage is an interesting situation for many reasons. And the debate isn’t over yet.
Seven hypothetical scenarios provide a sense of the impact you can expect on your personal budget from impending tax rate changes.
Paying your mortgage is a necessity that millions of homeowners undertake each month. However, not all markets are created equal. Not surprisingly, real estate is a high variance industry with different markets commanding and fetching different prices. Continue reading Paying Your Mortgage With Work Hours
A little less than a decade after the great housing bubble collapse, US home prices have surpassed their previous all-time high. Is this good news? Yes and no. Continue reading US Home Prices Have Never Been More Unaffordable
Do you know the most and least expensive cities to live in? For all the great parts about owning a home, paying your mortgage isn’t likely to make the list.
For better or worse it is a large part of being a homeowner. Each day, people across the country are working to pay off their mortgage. However, it should come as no surprise that not all cities are created equal. Continue reading The Most (And Least) Expensive Cities to Live In
Across the United States home prices are on the rise. However, one city is an outlier when it comes to how large the divide is between median home price and wages. Continue reading Across The Country: Home Prices Outpace Wages
This latest rankings of the best places to live demonstrates the importance of affordability in today’s real estate landscape. The top 10 cities have one thing in common: they tend have a lower cost of living – particularly for housing. Continue reading 50 Best Places to Live in America – 24/7 Wall Street