Monthly Archives: July 2017

Calculating The Cost Of NIMBY-Ism

Source: globest.com | Re-Post MNM Partners, LLC 7/12/2017 – 

The Barriers to Apartment Construction Index takes into account a wide range of factors including local regulations, the amount of land to develop and the prevalence of “Not in My Backyard”

 

Developers Are Building Rare Condos In Silicon Valley

Source: bisnow.com | Re-Post MNM Partners, LLC 7/12/2017 – 

Silicon Valley is facing a shortage of new condo development. Affordability continues to worsen in Silicon Valley, and many residents are struggling with rising rents and home prices.

After the market

 

Bay Area Rents Jump During Summer In Bay Area

Source: mercurynews.com | Re-Post MNM Partners, LLC 7/12/2017 – 

Not too long ago, Bay Area renters began to feel some relief. In the latter part of 2016, analysts described softening rents and, indeed, a plateau appeared to have emerged early

 

Bay Area Wages Are Above National Average

Source: mercurynews.com | Re-Post MNM Partners, LLC 7/12/2017 – 

Wages across much of the Bay Area have rocketed far above the national average, a federal Bureau of Labor Statistics report reveals.

Santa Clara County’s wages are 59 percent above the

 

Boomers Look To Real Estate To Afford Retirement

Source: bisnow.com | Re-Post MNM Partners, LLC 7/7/2017 – 

As many as 10,000 baby boomers retire daily. Members of this generation are increasingly looking to real estate to help solve their retirement situations.

Many boomers have realized their retirement plans