There are hundreds of investment blogs on the internet, many of which are written by industry insiders. Each of these blogs holds some value, whether educational, inspirational, or just simply informational. The following ten real estate (RE) blogs provide its readers with the highest value so that investors can benefit from the experience and insights of some of the webs top finance and investment bloggers. It is my hope that by exposing readers to these valuable blogs they will become smarter investors.
#10. Matrix – Matrix is written by a successful New York City appraiser. Consequently the blog has a focus on home prices and incorporates many graphs and charts. It is full of information and content.
#9. Bubble Meter – Bubble Meter is a blog dedicated to tracking the decline of the U.S. housing market. It is simple yet insightful and informative.
#8. Urban Digs – Although this blog focuses on the Manhattan RE market, Urban Digs still provides valuable insights and in-depth analysis on the macroeconomic state of the housing market.
#7. Real Estate Economy Watch – Real Estate Economy Watch is maintained by a RE economics and information company. The site provides insight, analysis, and information on the housing market.
#6. Marketwi.se – Marketwise contains daily links to RE related articles and videos. Focused on real estate commentary.
#5. NAI Global – NAI Global provides excellent analysis of the global commercial real estate (CRE) economy.
#4. Bigger Pockets – The Bigger Pockets Blog is a comprehensive resource for RE investing. It is written by a team of real estate professionals that contribute their knowledge on subjects ranging from mortgages and lending to weekly housing market summaries.
#3. Llenrock Blog – If you are looking for a good CRE blog, then you should head over to Llenrock Blog. The blog is maintained by employees of the RE advisory firm of the same name. Readers are informed of the latest CRE news via links and videos along with professional commentary and insights.
#2. The Real Estate Bloggers – The Real Estate Bloggers is a very well maintained blog that is easy to read and contains solid analysis of the RE industry.
#1. Mortgage News Daily – Mortgage News Daily is a great source of information for both industry professionals and consumers. MND serves as a leading source of breaking news, information, and expert commentary on the housing industry. MND also provides the most comprehensive coverage of the MBS market with almost hourly updates.