2016 Minnesota Real Estate Market Predictions

Minnesota Real Estate

In 1858, Minnesota became the 32nd state to be added to the United States. Known as Land of 10,000 Lakes, or officially L’Étoile du Nord (the translation from French is Star of the North), the state covers 86,939 square miles making it the 12th largest in the country. The 2nd northernmost state (after Alaska), part of the eastern border is Lake Superior and Canada is the northern border. So, how does this northern state rank in terms of … [Read more...]

2016 North Dakota Real Estate Market Predictions

North Dakota Real Estate

North Dakota is the 39th state added to the United States in 1889. The state is 70,698 square miles, 19th largest in the country, and located along the United States and Canadian border. North Dakota’s nicknames include the Peace Garden State, the Roughrider State, and the Flickertail State. The landscape is a diverse mixture of prairies, buttes, and grasslands covering such regions as the Great Plains, the Badlands, and the Missouri Plateau. … [Read more...]

2016 South Dakota Real Estate Market Predictions

South Dakota Real Estate

The 40th state is South Dakota which joined the United States in 1889. Known as The Mount Rushmore State, it is the 17th largest state at 77,116 square miles. But, does the South Dakota real estate market mirror the grand size of the state. The population is 814,180 making it 46th in the nation. The population has seen growth of 4 percent in the past five years (since 2011). South Dakota’s geography mostly consists the Great Plains, Badlands, and … [Read more...]

2016 Nebraska Real Estate Market Predictions

Nebraska Real Estate

Nebraska, also known as the Cornhusker State, became the 37th state in 1867. A size of 77,358 square miles makes is the 16th largest state by size, and the population of 1,896,190 makes Nebraska the 37th largest state by population. The Great Plains make up a large part of the state’s landscape with rolling hills scattered across some areas. So, what does the 2016 Nebraska real estate market currently look like? … [Read more...]

2016 Kansas Real Estate Market Predictions

Kansas Real Estate

Kansas is one of the largest agricultural contributors in the country, producing primary crops such as wheat, corn, sorghum, and soybeans, among others. Located in the Grain Belt, it is known as the Sunflower State. It ranks 15th by size at 82,278 square miles. Kansas became the 34th state in 1861 and now, with a population just short of three million people, is the 34th largest state by population. Between 2010 and 2014, the state saw a … [Read more...]

2016 Oklahoma Real Estate Market Predictions

Oklahoma Real Estate

Oklahoma became the 46th state in the United States in 1907. Known as the Sooner State, it is 20th in size at 69,899 square miles and 28th in population at 3,911,338. The terrain consists of small mountain ranges, prairies, mesas, and forests. The primary industries are natural gas, oil agricultural products, aviation, energy, telecommunications, and biotechnology. In turn, the Oklahom real estate certainly experienced ups and down based on the … [Read more...]

2016 Texas Housing Market and Real Estate Predictions

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Texas, the Lone Star State, became the 28th state added to the United Stated in 1845. Centrally located on the country’s southern border, it is the second largest state at 268,581 square miles. These miles are covered by a wide variety of environments ranging from prairies, grasslands, and piney wood forests to mountains and coastline and coastal swamps. Less than 10 percent of the state is desert. … [Read more...]

2016 New Mexico Real Estate Market Predictions

New Mexico Real Estate

The state of New Mexico, known as the “Land of Enchantment” was the 47th state added to the United States. It is the fifth largest state by size measuring 121,593 square miles. Despite its size, the population of 2,085,583 is only 36th in the country. Three American Indian reservations and 19 pueblos can be found in the state. New Mexico is the third leading producer of crude oil and natural gas in the United States which contributes to … [Read more...]

2016 Arizona Housing Market and Real Estate Predictions

Arizona Housing Market

Arizona, the Grand Canyon State, is the 48th state to become part of the United States. A size of 113,990 square miles makes it the sixth largest state by size. A population of 6,410,979 places Arizona 14th in population in the United States. Arizona is known for warm, sunny weather throughout the year. The state’s top employer is the state government followed by the healthcare and transportation industries. The current unemployment rate is 6.20% … [Read more...]

2016 Colorado Housing Market and Real Estate Predictions

Colorado Housing Market

Home prices in the Colorado Housing Market are surging. On virtually every real estate website such as Zillow and Trulia Denver, Boulder, and Colorado Springs real estate ranks high among the hottest housing markets in the country. After the first quarter of 2016, Denver real estate (always a top market in sales and price appreciation) ranked 3rd, Colorado Springs 11th, and Boulder 18th. Colorado has more cities in the top 20, second only to … [Read more...]