Home Buying Demand for Military Persons

Home Buying Demand for Military Persons

  Federal and State programs for Veterans spur homebuying demand for young active-service military members  Researchers were suprised by their findings in the first-ever 2016 Veterans & Active Military Home Buyers and Sellers Profile, which evaluates the differences of recent active-service and veteran home buyers and sellers compared to those who’ve never served.  Differences in household demographics and affordable financing options spur homebuying demand for young active-service military members, causing them to significantly outpace the share of non-military homebuyers under the age of 35. The results revealed quite a few contrasts between active-service military buyers and buyers who’ve never served. At a median age...Read more

Sustainable Earth Homes

  A California non-profit has made sustainable home construction easy and inexpensive!   Sustainability has grown in popularity in the last few years, encompassing virtually every industry.  Builders have long wrestled with how to best incorporate sustainable features and materials into home construction.  A non-profit based in Hesperia, California, has devoted its research to the construction of the sustainable homes designed by the California landscape. The homes designed and built by CalEarth are not only built from natural, native materials, but they also incredibly easy and inexpensive to build.  CalEarth "envisions a world in which every person in empowered to build...Read more
General Plan vs. Specific Plan

General Plan vs. Specific Plan

  General Plans and Specific Plans are adopted by counties and cities to regulate land usage according to the goals and vision of the community   What Is A General Plan? In California, every city and county must adopt a comprehensive or mater plan, known as a General Plan.  The General plan is the foundation for establishing purposes, zoning, and activities allowed on each land parcel to provide compatibility and continuity to an entire region as well as each individual neighborhood.  The General Plan is the blueprint to guide growth and land development in the community for the present and...Read more