Potential home buyers are increasingly asking a very pointed question when looking to buy in a rural area.
“They want to know how fast the internet speed is,” says Mike Rudibaugh, with Partnership for a Connected Illinois.
There are a number of ways to label different internet speeds. For the younger generation, anything under 3 mbps is too slow. At 3 mbps, you could download a 3 minute song from iTunes in about 8 seconds. Large downloads or streaming movies can be a hassle…