Tagged: investing

Vacation Homes – the Reality

Are vacation homes good real estate investments? On May 3, 2012 I explored the topic of whether you should buy vacation homes as a real estate investment. I promised some juicy details on our...

Should You buy a Vacation Home?

Starting in 4th quarter last year, vacation home sales started to pick up around the nation. Although still not back where they were in 2006, it is a promising sign. With a large contingent...

Women Investors

Who makes the investment decisions at your house? How are your financial duties divided up between your spouse and you? If you manage the day to day money and hubby deals with investments, you...

US Government Plans to Create Potter’s Field

CNN is reporting that the Treasury Department, Federal Reserve, HUD, FDIC, Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, with their conservator, the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) are cooking up a pilot program to to sell...

Farmland Alternative Investments

Investors have been pouring money into farmland – especially Midwest USA land for the past few years. So much so,that the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City reported that fourth quarter 2010 prices for...