The best real-estate markets in America, based on economic strength

  • If you’re interested in home buying, you should understand the housing market first. 
  • Home prices have been rising on average throughout the pandemic, even though supply and demand vary significantly nationwide based on location. 
  • Personal finance website WalletHub studied and ranked the best markets to buy a home in the US, where Boise topped the list, followed by Seattle.
  • Visit Business Insider’s homepage for more stories.

Whether you’re looking to invest or to find a new home, understanding the housing market is important before you purchase a property. 

And this year has been the right time to buy for many Americans, as interest rates have have hit record lows in recent months as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.

Despite opportunity for some, home prices have been rising throughout the pandemic on average, even though supply and demand varies significantly nationwide based on location. 

To determine the best real-estate markets

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Fifth Third Collaborates with NeighborWorks America to Prevent Foreclosures and Evictions

Collaboration includes foreclosure mitigation, eviction prevention and financial counseling to those in need

The Fifth Third Foundation today announced a collaboration with NeighborWorks America to support efforts addressing the impacts of COVID-19 in local communities across 18 NeighborWorks America network organizations located throughout Fifth Third’s 10-state footprint.

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Byna Elliott, senior vice president and chief enterprise responsibility officer, Fifth Third Bank (Photo: Business Wire)

The $600,000 collaboration, which will be funded through The Fifth Third Foundation’s COVID-19 relief, recovery and resiliency funds, will assist the network organizations’ efforts to prevent foreclosures and evictions; assist with the impacts from the COVID-19 pandemic in communities; respond to critical needs; provide foreclosure and eviction mitigation and counseling; and financial coaching and emergency rental assistance for clients, as well as homeownership counseling and education.

“The pandemic has for many severely affected their ability to

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Real Estate Rumors: Office America, Kreindler, Chelminsky

Law360 (October 14, 2020, 6:12 PM EDT) — Office America Group has gotten the green light for a mixed-use project in Lake Worth Beach, Florida, the Real Deal reported Wednesday. The developer has gotten approval to build 121 apartment units as well as 7,406 square feet of retail space and 955 square feet of office space at 1715 N. Dixie Highway, according to the report.

Kreindler & Kreindler LLP has reached a deal to lease 14,078 square feet in Midtown East, Manhattan, Commercial Observer reported on Wednesday. The aviation injury law firm is taking space on floor 28 of 485 Lexington Ave., which is owned by real estate investment…

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