Category Archives: Jones on Real Estate

Another Top-10 List — Most Popular Stores in the U.S.

Imagine a company so popular that more than one-half of all U.S. consumers visit monthly. That same company, according to 24/7 Wall Street “has larger revenues than the GDP of most countries.” Who is it? Walmart, according to a study completed by 24/7 Wall Street. 24/7 Wall Street examined three sources of data for foot …Read more

Another Top-10 List — Best Markets for 1st Time Homebuyers, and Worst

Earlier this week, HousingWire had an article telling first-time homebuyers (Millennials) in Dallas, Texas that they should just adjust to being renters since land and development costs make a sub $200,000 new home almost impossible. To read the article click As I have written in the past, home builders continue to face three headwinds …Read more

Another Top-10 List — Best Small Towns to Visit in 2016

There has always been a quaintness of small towns that still are different from the cookie-cutter franchised-cluttered enclaves of so many locales today. We still flock to them in high season, but often low-season is even better because so few people are there. And It costs less. Sometimes one-half as much. I can remember going …Read more