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Top Five Cities for Big Data IT Specialists

Big Data has emerged as a $100 billion market, and it’s growing at 10% a year, according to published reports. As a result, CIOs are now finding themselves under the gun to improve the ways in which they help their business colleagues mine and analyze this abundance of information. Demand for IT workers who excel […]

Dayton No. 2 in US for cities with most-affordable homes

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The city of Dayton has been named No. 2 on a list of the top cities in the country for having the most affordable homes, according to a report on Yahoo Finance. The report cites CNBC and uses the National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Opportunity Index. Dayton has an index score of 92, […]

Seven top cities to live in India

Makaan IQ recently conducted a survey “Seven Top Cities To Live In”. 12 Cities were considered for the survey and were measured on the basis of seven different parameters of living. The 12 Cities are: Delhi/NCR Mumbai Bangalore Hyderabad Chennai Ahmedabad Kolkata Pune Chandigarh Kochi Coimbatore Jaipur Given below are the parameters and the City […]

O’Fallon MO Places 39th In Top Cities To Live In US

(KTVI) – Carmel, Indiana may top Money Magazine’s list of the best places to live in the United States.  But O’Fallon, Mo. Comes in at 39th with, a median home price might be an affordable $269,000 dollars for cities with a population between 30,000 to 50,000. Money cites O’Fallon as a super safe suburb with […]

Boise named in top 15 cities for retirement

A magazine recently selected Boise as one of the country’s top retirement destinations. Where to Retire magazine will feature Boise in an upcoming feature story “15 Low-Cost Towns” in its September/October issue available Aug. 14. Editor Mary Lu Abbott said Boise possesses qualities important to today’s retirees, such as below-average living costs, affordable real estate […]

3 top cities for fastest selling homes in the nation

Real estate seems to be coming back into fashion—and not just in perennial high-demand cities like San Francisco and Manhattan. In fact, according to Realtor.com, data shows homes selling faster year-over-year in the majority of major U.S. markets. The report, released August 8, shows that average number of days the nation’s MLS listings sit on […]

Attention booklovers: Tokyo and Paris are your cities

The World Cities Cultural Report reports that Tokyo has a staggering number of bookstores while Paris made it to number one for the most libraries. That’s right, Tokyo has 1,675 bookstores, the most of 12 countries examined in a new study comparing cultural life in top cities across the world. (If it’s libraries you’re after, […]

What cities are best for seniors?

Seniors looking for the best city to grow older in may be better off flocking to the Midwest than sunny Florida, according to a recent report. While recreation and community engagement are a plus, the best cities for aging offer quality health care, educational and employment opportunities, and transportation and an economy that work for […]