• The Loss of One Youth or Amateur Sports Tournament Costs a City an Average of $360,000 in Hotel Revenue

    9 days ago - By Hotel News Resource

    New data from EventConnect reveals the enormous economic impact on cities from the loss of youth or amateur sports tournaments due to COVID-19
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  • A high school teacher in Detroit bought a 'trashed' home in the city for $2,600 and got it into livable condition in less than 2 years. Here's how she did it

    A high school teacher in Detroit bought a 'trashed' home in the city for $2,600 and got it into livable condition in less than 2 years. Here's how she did it

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

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    Detroit has been hit hard by the coronavirus pandemic, as cases in Michigan top 115,000 .
    But despite the city's troubles, the local real estate market has been warm, according to Zillow .
    Despite an average home value of only $42,486, prices in the Detroit market have gone up 4.9% over the last year, and Zillow predicts they will rise an additional 7.2% within the next 12 months.
    That said, you can become a homeowner in the city for just a few thousand dollars - but it'll take a lot of work.
    The Detroit Land Bank Authority , founded in 2008, set out on a mission to...
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  • The Post Office says 300,000 New Yorkers have fled the city - for places like the Hamptons and even Honolulu

    The Post Office says 300,000 New Yorkers have fled the city - for places like the Hamptons and even Honolulu

    9 days ago - By Business Insider

    More than 300,000 people moved out of New York City during the coronavirus pandemic, according to mail-forwarding records from the US Postal Service.
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    More than 300,000 New Yorkers moved away from the city over the course of the coronavirus pandemic, according to US Postal Service data obtained by the New York Post.
    Many of the Big Apple's richest, which account for close to half of the city's tax revenue , are among those who have fled.
    Many former city dwellers have requested mail-forwarding services to tony tristate area suburbs and the Hamptons. Some went...
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