I only spent $67.08 on groceries this week!!

I’m currently challenging myself to stick with a $70 grocery budget for our family of five. This includes almost all of our breakfasts, lunches, snacks, and dinners + most household products (toiletries, laundry soap, etc.).  You can see all of my $70 Grocery Budget Update posts here. For live updates, be sure to follow my Instagram Stories. Note: Some of the…

The number of Americans getting nose jobs has plunged 43% since 2000 — here’s why

Americans love cosmetic surgery. Last year in the U.S., there were 1.8 million plastic surgeries and nearly 16 million nonsurgical procedures, like Botox — about one for every 20 Americans. The $8 billion industry now has entire beauty magazines devoted to them, along with TV shows like “Nip/Tuck” and “Botched” that explore the industry in…

Private investment in multifamily sector spurs spike in Q1 U.S. investment sales | 2018-05-04

Multifamily sales are up 44% year-over-year in Q1 2018 according to commercial real estate giant Cushman & Wakefield's recent investment outlook. According, to its capital markets overview, Cushman & Wakefield said the hike in multifamily sales made up 31% of the total U.S. investment sales and spearheaded the 7.2% YoY rise the U.S. saw in investment…

Two real estate agents caught behaving badly | 2018-05-04

Going into the weekend, HousingWire is bringing you two stories of real estate agents (allegedly) behaving badly. The first is out in Missouri City, Texas, where police are investigating claims the Halls family hired a Realtor to sell their home, only to have her take ownership and start leasing out the property, according to this article in KHOU11. But here’s the…