As those 27-year-olds start rolling out of bed in mom's basement and begin setting out on their own, the rental market is where they're heading first, and tech companies (and agents) are beginning to cater to them. More agent Realtors are specializing in rentals in 2013 than they have in the last 15 years, according to the National Association of Realtors' 2013 member survey. In the 2013 survey, 6 percent of the agent Realtors surveyed noted that their primary business specialty was property management, a higher percentage than any year since 2007. In 2012 it was 5 percent; in 2011 it was 4 percent. It's not only the young people who are coming out of their parents' woodwork to rent, it's the numerous prospective homebuyers who want to buy a home but can't because of tight credit con...
Jun 5, 2013 by Paul Hagey
May 3, 2013 by Teke Wiggin