Real Estate Round Up 8/30/2019

Grand Rapids is the 15th 'best' housing market in US
Ehren Wynder, grbj.com

Coming in at No. 15 overall, Grand Rapids received an overall score of 67.88, ranking No. 8 in the "real estate market" sub-category and No. 103 in "affordability and economic environment" sub-category.

 

Pending Home Sales Decline 2.5% in July
Quintin Simmons, realtor.org

Yun expects GDP growth to ease to 2.0% in 2019 and 1.6% in 2020, but growth predictions are somewhat uncertain due to trade tensions.

 

Here’s how you can invest like Paul McCartney and Michael Jackson
Zerohedge

And in a world of ultra-low interest rates, acquiring assets that pay you 9-13% per year potentially for life could be one of the best investment decisions you make.