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Buy or Rent? For many, it’s a tough question to answer

By Greg Richardson, EVP of Capital Markets The housing market looks a little uneven these days, doesn’t it? Home prices are rising. Homeownership rates are falling. Houses for sale are vanishing. And rents are increasing, along with the number of people choosing apartment living over homebuying. The national homeownership rate hit 63 percent in the … Continue reading “Buy or Rent? For many, it’s a tough question to answer”

Volunteer efforts to become cash for Louisiana flood victims

By Liz Foster Movement Mortgage is partnering with Samaritan’s Purse to help residents after the massive flooding earlier this month. But instead of just asking for money, the Movement Foundation will donate $20 to Samaritan’s Purse for each hour a team member volunteers at a qualifying nonprofit organization. That means time spent volunteering since Aug. … Continue reading “Volunteer efforts to become cash for Louisiana flood victims”

Wednesday Wisdom 8/21/16

Anyone will tell you that life is short. We spend a great deal of our limited time working. When you don’t like your job, you are wasting the precious time you have. Loving what you do really is the best way to live life. As the old adage says “Love what you do and you’ll never work a day in your life”. We hope that you love what you are doing in your career, because we know everyone at The Raheja Team does.

Monday Motivation 8/22/16

As always, The Raheja Team is here providing you some Monday Motivation to start your week off right. When you are in the business world, you will reach points where failure seems eminent. How you handle the failure will dictate how successful you are. It may be easier to give up after failure happens, but progression will not occur if you give up. When you fail, and you will undoubtedly fail, use the failure as an opportunity. Learn from what you did and what went wrong. By learning from mistakes and failures, we ensure success in our next try, or … Continued

Millennials will join housing market when they grow up

By Greg Richardson, EVP of Capital Markets Millennials aren’t buying homes because they feel housing is too expensive and their financial futures are too uncertain. They’re also staying single longer, living with parents longer and staying in apartments longer, about six years on average, according to Zillow. But cast aside the doom-and-gloom for a moment … Continue reading “Millennials will join housing market when they grow up”

Old Millennials Are Diving Head-First into Homeownership

‘Old Millennials’ are defined as 25-36 year olds according to the US Census Bureau. According to NAR’s latest Profile of Home Buyers & Sellers, the median age of all first-time home buyers is 31 years old. More and more ‘Old Millennials’ are realizing that homeownership is within their reach now!

Wednesday Wisdom 8/10/16

It’s Wednesday, which means The Raheja Team is partaking in Wednesday Wisdom! This quote today explains that taking risks in your career is the best way to grow your business! Working from your comfort zone will not get you anywhere. You’ll stay comfortable and stagnant, which no one wants to do in their career. In this industry, we always want to be the best. We want to be top producers selling millions and moving units like there is no tomorrow. In order to achieve this result, you have to take risks. You’ll never know what will happen unless you leave … Continued