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|The week in real estate industry deals: July 17-21, 2017 |
- Sat, 22 Jul 2017 10:00:47 +0000
While real estate agents chase leads and close deals on houses, there's another level of deal-making that takes place within the real estate industry: mergers, acquisitions, integrations and partnerships. We'll be recapping every week's noteworthy deals that didn't make it into print (and some that did) for your perusal. Here are this week's ...
|The week in industry hires and promotions: July 17-21, 2017 |
- Sat, 22 Jul 2017 09:30:34 +0000
Who got hired or promoted this week? Here's our weekly rundown, in chronological order ...
|Real estate market recap, July 17-21, 2017 |
- Sat, 22 Jul 2017 08:00:40 +0000
Here's what happened this week in the real estate market ...
|Feast your eyes on the 7 most beautiful luxury listings in the world |
- Sat, 22 Jul 2017 00:49:24 +0000
In June, HGTV teamed up with Leading Real Estate Companies of the World and Luxury Portfolio International for its 2017 Ultimate House Hunt. The month-long showcase and contest featured the world's most beautiful homes across eight categories, such as "Modern Masterpieces" and "International Homes." ...
|Don’t turn down this gift: Register for Tuesday’s ICSF programming for free |
- Fri, 21 Jul 2017 22:05:21 +0000
When someone offers you a full day of educational programming -- geared toward agents, brokers and tech experts in the real estate industry -- with no obligation except to show up, learn and connect, wouldn’t you say that’s a deal of a lifetime ...
|Inman Hacker Connect for technophiles heads to the West Coast |
- Fri, 21 Jul 2017 22:04:25 +0000
Following on the success of Inman’s Hacker Connect New York, a day-long event created by and for the real estate technology community, Hacker Connect will make its West Coast debut in San Francisco on Monday, August ...
|Agent Connect will tackle objections, marketing and more |
- Fri, 21 Jul 2017 22:02:23 +0000
The very best real estate agents make success look easy -- but anybody who's tried to do the job knows that it's anything but ...
||National Association of Realtors - Real Estate Education, Information, Marketing Resources
|Best Cell Phone Plans for Seniors |
- Wed, 28 Oct 2015 17:37:52 GMT
Cell phones are important, especially for seniors who can live, driving and spend a lot of time alone. The benefits of owning a cell phone safety are obvious; call for help can be a necessity. Many wireless companies have changed their marketing efforts to push wireless packages for seniors that offer many of the same standard features as other wireless plans and similar and monthly
|Best Cell Phone Plans |
- Tue, 27 Oct 2015 12:32:12 GMT
As a wide variety of mobile phone plans and deals are coping up these days, sometimes the mobile phone buyers feel helpless and confused rather than finding the comfort of shopping. This happens just because right after entering into a shop for buying a handset you get loaded with a bunch of offers and deals knowing about all of those in detail and then deciding to go for one on the
|Best Prepaid Cell Phone Plans |
- Mon, 26 Oct 2015 15:57:22 GMT
Nowadays having a Smartphone is simply another one of life basic needs. Understanding all too well about reliance on those devices, mobile phone service providers are capable to charge high costs for monthly data plans and all of the other extras. For people who just need a simple wireless plan or don't like the idea of joining a 2 or 3 years agreement, a prepaid cell phone is a good
|Best Cell Phone Companies |
- Sun, 25 Oct 2015 21:37:32 GMT
Getting the best cell phone plan on a fresh cell phone deal is far from simple], and you are forgiven for purchasing the impression that cell phone companies are intentionally making it complicated. As soon as you have chosen what phone you desire, you still need to choose which service provider to sign up with, at which purpose you might ask whether it makes sense to purchase a
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|Agent Teams: Are They for Everyone? |
- Sun, 23 Jul 2017 17:07:52 +0000
The National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) Power Broker Roundtable this month discusses the advantages of and caveats about real estate agent teams. Moderator: Robert Bailey, Broker/Owner, Bailey Properties, Santa Cruz, Calif.; Liaison for Large Residential Firm Relations, NAR Panelists: Alex Milshteyn, Team Leader, Real Estate Associates, Coldwell Banker Weir Manuel Real Estate, Ann Arbor, Mich. […]
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|Freddie: What Feeds the Affordability Perception? |
- Sun, 23 Jul 2017 17:05:24 +0000
Affording a mortgage payment is possible for many prospective homeowners. Why then, by all accounts, is unaffordability plaguing the market? Researchers at Freddie Mac offered several takes on the answer in its latest Insight, suggesting that homebuyers having a hard time finding reasonably-priced listings are perceiving homes as unaffordable—a view that appears largely based in […]
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|Learn How to Convert Social Traffic to Business Leads |
- Sun, 23 Jul 2017 17:04:51 +0000
You have a great website, social media presence and you run great ads. Then WHY are you not getting more leads? Conversion is the answer. Landing pages, squeeze pages and in-line conversion tools are the key. Learn what makes a great conversion strategy and how to build amazing conversion pages. Simply put, PNC’s latest What’s […]
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|Remodeling Real Estate for the Future |
- Sat, 22 Jul 2017 04:04:44 +0000
Most of us wake up every morning knowing what we need to do and how we’re going to get it done. But do we ever think about why we do what we do? Well, at HomeSmart International, they think about it every day. In fact, “the why” is what drives the company; it’s the reason […]
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|The Best Cities for First-Time Homebuyers |
- Sat, 22 Jul 2017 04:03:53 +0000
Affordability is at the forefront of the minds of first-time homebuyers, who are contending with climbing prices and fierce competition. There are other considerations, however, that are important for first-time buyers, as well: cost of living, property crime rate, and utility costs, to name a few. A recent assessment by WalletHub weighed these and other […]
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|Home Price Change Expectations Flat |
- Sat, 22 Jul 2017 04:02:34 +0000
Many homeowners have enjoyed a return to positive equity in recent years, with home prices on a consistent upward trend in most markets. How high will values go? Potentially not much further, according to consumers in the June 2017 Survey of Consumer Expectations by the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, who held firm on […]
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|Real Estate Reigns as Americans’ Preferred Investment |
- Sat, 22 Jul 2017 04:01:00 +0000
Real estate is the long-term investment of choice for Americans, who in a recent survey by Bankrate.com placed it ahead of bonds, cash, gold and stocks as the best method of building wealth over time. Real estate is now the chosen vehicle for the third consecutive time in the survey: Real Estate (28 percent) Cash […]
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|Greece Impact on Property Limited But Investors Are Concerned About Spain |
- Tue, 07 Jul 2015 14:55:04 +0000
So far, commercial real-estate analysts looking at Europe’s booming market are not too concerned that Greece’s turmoil will spread further afield.
|Blessing in Disguise: Greece Crisis Could Cool Property Market |
- Fri, 03 Jul 2015 20:59:57 +0000
Greece appears to be slipping ever closer to an exit from the euro zone. While a potential catastrophe for the country, it might actually be a good thing for Europe's booming commercial real-estate markets.
|Millennials Just Like the Rest of Us When it Comes to Home Renovations |
- Fri, 26 Jun 2015 21:19:44 +0000
Contrary to popular perception, younger people aren’t more keen on trendy upgrades such as green materials and smart technology when it comes to renovating their homes, a new survey finds.
|Economists Assign Blame For Housing Shortage |
- Fri, 26 Jun 2015 16:43:07 +0000
The national supply of homes for sale is getting squeezed by the small amount of equity millions of would-be sellers have in their properties and relatively weak output from home builders, according to economists speaking Friday at a real-estate conference in Miami.
|Low Income and Underwater |
- Thu, 25 Jun 2015 20:14:09 +0000
Even in places where negative equity has mostly vanished, areas with lower median incomes are doing worse.
|Economists: Home Builders Neglecting Entry-Level Market |
- Thu, 25 Jun 2015 17:56:46 +0000
Nela Richardson, chief economist for brokerage Redfin Corp., and Selma Hepp, chief economist for Zillow Group’s Trulia real-estate website, both said builders aren’t constructing enough entry-level housing to meet demand. They’re focusing more of their resources instead, the economists said, on building pricey homes for buyers with ample credit.
|Principal Reduction: A Mortgage Quandary With No Easy Answers |
- Wed, 24 Jun 2015 19:34:59 +0000
Pretty much ever since he took the helm in January 2014, Federal Housing Finance Agency Director Melvin Watt has been under pressure from housing advocates and some lawmakers to allow mortgage-finance giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to reduce the mortgage principal on at least some home loans.