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10 Things You Need to Know About Retiring to Florida
Making Your Money Last If Florida is part of your retirement plan, we offer up a few tips to help you find your way.
Commercial Real Estate Outlook 2024: The Kiplinger Letter
The Kiplinger Letter In 2024, expect hybrid and work-from-home trends, tighter budgets, rising rents and the demand for data centers to continue.
By Rodrigo Sermeño PublishedThe Kiplinger Letter
1031 Exchanges: A Matter of Life and Death?
It pays to take the long view — sometimes the very, very long view — in examining 1031 exchanges.
By Daniel Goodwin Published
Top 10 Cities for Renters in 2024
New survey from RentCafe shows Atlanta as the top city to keep an eye on for rentals in 2024, while the Midwest is the #1 region for renters to watch.
By Kathryn Pomroy Published
Five Ways to Boost Young Adults Over the Homeownership Hurdle
Student loan debt often stands in the way of younger generations wanting to buy their first home. Consider these strategies to get around that.
By Sara Stanich, CFP®, CDFA®, CEPA Published
Smart Meters vs Regular Meters: Which is Best for You?
Some people like seeing how much energy they use, but not everyone likes smart meters.
By Ben Demers Last updated
USPS Change of Address Policy: What You Need to Know
The new USPS address change policy requires you to verify your identity before a change request is granted. Learn about how it works.
By Donna LeValley Published
10 Energy-Efficient Moves to Do in a Weekend
real estate For homeowners, it doesn't take much to help make the planet a little greener.
By Patricia Mertz Esswein Last updatedreal estate
How Retirees Can Downsize In Today's Housing Market
Rising prices, higher interest rates and a tight supply of smaller homes present challenges. But retirees have an edge.
By Sandra Block Published
Only 16% Of Homes Listed For Sale Were Affordable In 2023
A Redfin analysis showed only 16% of homes listed in 2023 were technically affordable.
By Alexandra Svokos Published