Our Choices for the Top 15 Real Estate Blogs in NYC

by | Mar 25, 2020

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If you’re looking to get into the New York real estate market and want to give yourself the best chance at success, then the number one step you can take is to increase your real estate knowledge. Every bit of extra learning just means you’ll be that much more comfortable when it comes time to make big decisions. While there are a number of courses and avenues you can take, one of the best and easiest ways to increase your knowledge base is to follow real estate blogs.

 

Blogs are a great way to get comfortable with a subject because they include a lot of knowledge while remaining fairly informal. As Manhattan real estate experts, we’ll give you a run down of some of our favorite blogs about real estate and New York real estate.

1. The Real Deal 

therealdeal.com

This New York real estate n blogs from Real Deal Magazine provides up to date news and analysis on the New York City real estate market as it happens.

2. Real Estate Weekly

https://rew-online.com/

Real Estate Weekly is the longest running real estate publication in the city. On their website they publish supplements to their articles monthly, which dig into a specific part of the industry. It’s widely read, so taking a look can give you a good idea about what other people affiliated with the industry are thinking.

3. Zillow Porchlight

https://www.zillow.com/blog/

This is a great blog for homebuyers as it’s consumer focus gives them a way to stay up to date on new changes in the housing market, while also providing tips and general information.

4. Commercial Property Executive

Cpexecutive.com

CPE’s real estate news blog focuses on topics cultivated for commercial real estate executives and companies, so it can help inform you of the commercial aspects of the industry.

5. Localized Labs

Labs.localize.city

Localized Labs’ sets out to be a destination for everything NYC real estate. Their website gives up to date weekly guides and gives information about upcoming locations.

6. The New York Times

nytimes.com/section/realestate

While not exactly a blog, the New York Times real estate section can be added to an RSS feed and as you would expect is packed with articles about the industry.

7. Keeping Current Matters

keepingcurrentmatters.com/blog

KCM’s Real Estate Information Blog caters to real estate professionals on ways to stay current in the industry and grow their business.

8. CRE Online Blog

keepingcurrentmatters.com/blog

This is another great resource aimed at real estate investors that can give you an idea on what others may be acting on in the market, as well as tips to avoid mistakes and choose investment strategies.

9. Housing Wire

housingwire.com

This feed from Housing Wire is a great source for national industry news and a way to stay on top of the latest trends in areas like interest rates and regulation.

10. Cornell Real Estate Blog

Blog.realestate.cornell.edu

This blog offers unique industry insights from thinkers at Cornell’s Baker Program in Real Estate.

11. Fundrise Education

https://fundrise.com/education

If you’re interested in real estate investing, this blog focuses on how-to articles and opinion pieces aimed at helping you now and in the future.

12. The Bigger Pockets Blog

https://www.biggerpockets.com/blog

This blog is a great resource for authoritative articles on a number of industry topics, including real estate investing and marketing.

13. Brooklyn Real Estate Blog

https://www.brooklynrealestateblog.com/

This blog from a Brooklyn real estate agent gives you great perspective from someone in the industry as well as an idea of what the situation is in other parts of the city.

14. Forbes Real Estate

https://www.forbes.com/real-estate/#5933fd7a730e

Forbes’ blog on real estate offers information for both homeowners and investors on the global real estate market and financial advice.

15. Castle Rock REO

blog.castlerockreo.com/blog

If you’re interested in the foreclosed property market, this resource features articles from a national wholesaler.    

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