Real Estate Voices: Who Can You Trust?

Posted on May 15, 2014 | Back to blog

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Depending on where you turn, the news on real estate will make your head spin.

That means you must know where to turn and who to trust.

Despite the fact people get crazy about the government, it’s the safest place to turn.

The best place to start is the end of last year.

When it comes to markets and real estate, the close to the most recent year is a great indicator for what could happen the next year.

When you look at the numbers from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development from the fourth quarter of 2013, that’s your kickoff.

From there, you move your search to 2014.

If you want to go crazy you could look at January and February.

There’s no need to do that since the most recent completed month is March.

A the wireThe voices and sites that give you just the numbers are the best.

You don’t have to fret or think, “Does this have an agenda to it?”

If you want analysis of the data you get you have to research.

Take multiple avenues and outlets to find what you’re looking for.

Too often in this country people find the information that solidifies what they think or believe.

They don’t want what they think or believe to be challenged.

That’s too difficult.

Instead, they nod in agreement.

There is a big difference between politics, religion and real estate.

But if one practices it in other aspects of life, it becomes a common practice.

They know how it works, and, hopefully, feel more enlightened by it.

One of the most trusted outlets when it comes to real estate is Forbes.

From predictions to the current year and trying to look through the crystal ball in 2014, the financial magazine does a great job.

If there is an agenda to the information Forbes puts out, it’s hard to find it.

Those who want to know what is really going on in real estate will turn hear first and go from there.

The other voice you can trust is

The site not only presents the data it will give an honest analysis of what you give.

The most recent example is the prediction story Realtor did for 2014.

After those two, it’s up to you.

Just be vigilant.

If it sounds too good to be true it probably is.

When you click on an article, when you get done search through the site. Snoop around.

One of the biggest and most stressful  financial decisions people make is real estate.

Remain informed and up to speed.

Don’t get played because it’s so easy for that happen.

Inform yourself.

Educate yourself.

Only then can one truly know.

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