We here in the west coast get a significant source of home buyers from China.. a sustained negative environment there will impact house prices here. BUT, the tech job market is equally robust, per various internal company projections, so there is some leeway, If job markets are stable, no adverse news on H4-EAD visa and […]Read more "China economy cooling.. will impact California home prices."
That’s a tough question.. If you are buying it as an investment, then I would say hold-off.. even though prices have softened, the rent to value ratio is still low. But, if you are looking for a primary residence, getting squeezed by rents, your job profile is strong, then yes, this is a good time.. […]Read more "Is it a good time to Buy? (in SF Bay Area)"
Tax questions are best answered by a CPA or a CFA (Certified Financial Advisor).. Setting that caveat aside, I can speak from more of a personal experience, as well from years of advising & transacting with Clients of a Real Estate Brokerage.. The biggest advantage to owning rental income properties comes from the tax treatment […]Read more "What if any are the tax advantages to buying income properties?"