Posts Tagged: anchorage

The Advocate’s Queerest Cities in America – #20. Anchorage

Anchorage, Alaska

Every year, The Advocate ranks the cities in the US for queer friendliness based on a number of criteria. This year, the criteria includes lesbian bars, trans events, gay rugby teams, theaters screening “Moonlight”, Misterb&b hosts, LGBT centers, and more. Here’s today’s pick: With over 300,000 hardy souls, Anchorage is the closest thing to a… Read more »

Today’s Real Estate Report: Alaska

Hey all, We’re rejiggering the Gay Realty Watch blog a bit. Starting today, we’re going to focus each day on a specific region, bringing you a sampling of articles about the state of real estate in that region. Today, Alaska. Starting in Juneau – apparently the Juneau housing market is hot these days, with prices… Read more »

Anchorage Home Inventory Low, Prices Rising

Players in Alaska’s construction and real estate industries have positive outlooks for 2013 despite some funding and regulatory uncertainty. … Single-family home sales were up 12 percent in November and the prices of those sales were up 5 percent, Droege said. While they may not continue at that rate, he said he expects those trends… Read more »

Anchorage’s Commercial Real Estate Market Stable

Market data from the past three years clearly show that our commercial real estate market has reflected the stability of the Anchorage economy, despite the problems of the national economy. They also show that new construction drives up the vacancy rate for older buildings. Anchorage’s economy has demonstrated amazing stability over the past two decades…. Read more »