Real Estate

1 Sector to Cause Fed to Pivot on Interest Rates

There’s no denying it: I’m a data guy.  Looking at numbers, I see vivid pictures of what’s happening in the economy and market. But there’s one sector that requires a little more insight than just the numbers. I know. It was hard for me too.  But when you combine the actual data with a little…

1 “Digital Twin” Stock Price Target: $298!

“Twenty-five Splat Points!” I did it. Dripping with sweat and in need of a new water bottle, I hopped off the Water Rower (love this machine so much I purchased one to use at home) and admired my achievement posted in orange on the big TV monitor. “Splat Points” are how the future of fitness…

ONLY Investment You Need for Smart Home Revolution

ONLY Investment You Need for Smart Home Revolution

If you own a home, then you know there’s always something that needs to be done. Whether it’s something simple like changing the HVAC air filter every 90 days or  something major like replacing your home’s aging roof. There’s never a dull moment. Just ask my husband and the house upkeep spreadsheet I make him…

These Next-Gen Cryptos Are the Future of Real Estate

These Next-Gen Cryptos Are the Future of Real Estate

This weekend the crypto markets got hit hard. Bitcoin dropped to a level we haven’t seen in over 18 months. But as bad as the crypto market looks right now, this is the best time to spot future opportunities. This way, you know where to aim your investment dollars when the moment is right. That’s…

1 Sector Signals Crypto BOOM!

First: Digital platforms that let you search homes from anywhere in the world.  VR headset home showings allowing you to walk through a home without leaving yours.  E-signatures and smart contracts making buying easy. Now… Crypto-mortgages!  That means a fast and easy alternative to traditional America 1.0 mortgages. Lenders don’t look at traditional measures of…

This Investment Could Soar as Stocks Sink

This Investment Could Soar as Stocks Sink

“This is a major financial shock for the world … a first in the history of monetary policies.” No investor likes to wake up to a headline like this. And yet, there it was, on my morning news feed. To be honest, this is good news to me. On the other hand, many investors are…

Will 3D Printing Help U.S. Housing Shortage?

Many Americans traded their dream of a picket fence and a house for an affordable apartment. Who can blame them? Bidding wars, high prices, a housing shortage by more than three million homes?! But here’s the opportunity the other guys aren’t seeing… The New American Dream is being created thanks to America 2.0 technologies like…

Be on the Right Side of “Renter Nation”

Be on the Right Side of “Renter Nation”

As I explained in previous articles, I’m currently working from my home in Cape Town, South Africa. In addition to installing a solar-powered battery backup system to cope with the county’s power outages, I’m also converting the kitchen to an open plan … replacing the fence between myself and my neighbor … and completing maintenance…

The Investment of the Decade

The Investment of the Decade

In today’s Your Money Matters, Clint Lee and Ted Bauman discuss what Ted calls the “investment of the decade.” Crypto? Pot stocks? NFTs? Nope. But it is the investment that has created more wealth than any other in human history. It’s a classic play on supply and demand. And right now, demand dramatically outstrips supply….

The Real Estate Thrill Ride Is Just Getting Started

The Real Estate Thrill Ride Is Just Getting Started

The years start coming, and they don’t stop coming. Or so says the now-classic band, Smashmouth. You see, within the last three years, I have: Had two children. Created two prepaid college fund accounts. Purchased my first house. Furnished and remodeled the aforementioned house. It feels like I’m fueling the entire American economy by myself…