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Did You Know That Driverless Cars Will Affect Real Estate?

Did You Know That Driverless Cars Will Affect Real Estate?

Many car companies are announcing the arrival of the driverless car coming to their showroom. Philip E. Ross, the senior editor at IEEE Spectrum, reports that Jen-Hsun Huang, the CEO of Nvidia and Audi have plans to release driverless cars to market by 2020. With the...
Things to Think About When Planning to Buy an Income Property

Things to Think About When Planning to Buy an Income Property

Owning income property brings about an attractive offer. By renting out a home, the money from the tenants creates a passive income stream. Passive income allows the property owner to earn money while seemingly not doing very much. In some cases, this is exactly how things play out. Assuming that renting out property only has upsides and easy money wouldn’t be correct, though.

How Rural America Compares To Its Urban Counterparts

How Rural America Compares To Its Urban Counterparts

When looking at the geographical makeup of America, one of the things that is constantly mentioned is the difference between rural and urban America. The differences between rural and urban cities can be complex, but some economists and geographers have tried to explain this perceived divide by looking at some data.

How and Why Schools Redraw District Boundaries

How and Why Schools Redraw District Boundaries

When you move into or grow up in a specific district, you may assume that the same schools will always be attached to that district. However, districts can change; learning the reasons for these emendations and how they occur can help you to better understand the...
Condemned: How and Why Buildings Get This Status

Condemned: How and Why Buildings Get This Status

Condemned — just the sound of the word seems like it’s bad news. Although most condemned buildings are often done so for unsafe or unsanitary reasons, that is not always the case because condemned buildings may also help the environment and community.

What to Look for When Signing a Lease

What to Look for When Signing a Lease

Are you going to be a first-time renter? There are a handful of thoughts that are running through your mind — like what type of apartment is ideal for your lifestyle, when you should move, or what area you would like to relocate to. It’s a very exciting time for...