October 14, 2011 Mara Bushari

Housing is considered a liquid asset, which means, if you needed money badly, you could sell your house and get money in exchange. However, many families and investors are learning this tip may not always ring true. According to a story in CNN Money, many homeowners and investors are steering clear of buying new houses and are instead looking to the rental market. For investors, the returns are as immediate as soon as the lease and deposit checks are given. As for homeowners, it may afford reprieve from the drastically changing market place.

In some areas, rents have jumped almost 25% in the past few years. As for Boston, the rates have remained steadily increasing as with other metropolitan areas. The article doesn’t dole out too much advice, but the appeal for renting has certainly increased. We provide a large selection of rentals should you be in the market for a new place to call home.

 

You can find the full story on CNN Money.

, , , , , , , , ,

Mara Bushari

Mara is a creative thinker and strategic marketer. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Boston University’s College of Communication and worked in international finance before joining The Bushari Team. Mara strives to exceed expectations. As Client Relations Specialist, she is a key facilitator in all team transactions, making the buying or selling process as stress-free as possible for the client. Mara learned many of her extraordinary organizational and problem-solving skills during her service in the Israeli Defense Forces, where she earned the “President’s Award” for exceptional service. In the military, Mara solidified her abilities to achieve top results in high pressure and time sensitive situations. In her spare time, Mara enjoys skiing, photography and writing.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *