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|Why does Compass keep winning? |
- Fri, 08 Dec 2017 22:55:11 +0000
Jeff Lowe, Chicago’s top-producing broker, was finishing a stationary bike workout when the emails started flying in on Thursday morning. News that the SoftBank Vision Fund had agreed to a $450 million investment into real estate brokerage Compass -- claimed to be the largest real estate tech investment in U.S. history -- was sending ripples throughout the industry ...
|Life after fire: competition for Santa Rosa housing is fierce |
- Fri, 08 Dec 2017 22:09:12 +0000
"The fires really started a big change – there was a big ripple effect. Anything under $700,000 is moving very quickly whether it's a fixer or a condo..." ...
|The latest from the Southern California wildfires |
- Fri, 08 Dec 2017 21:38:52 +0000
Stay updated with our coverage on the latest from the wildfires sweeping through Southern California and learn how the industry is responding ...
|Connect/Reflect: The domino effect |
- Fri, 08 Dec 2017 21:26:43 +0000
Jacy Riedmann, vice president at Amoura Productions, has had an incredible Inman Connect journey over the years. Closely connected to the Inman Ambassador Program, she’s become an invaluable resource for attendees looking to navigate the week’s worth of activities ...
|Connect/Reflect: Bring comfortable shoes, jump in with both feet! |
- Fri, 08 Dec 2017 19:46:01 +0000
HomeSmart International COO Wendy Forsythe shares what she loves most about Connect and what first-time attendees should do to make the most of the event ...
|Live at Connect: Bring your problem to Connect. Take the solution back home. |
- Fri, 08 Dec 2017 19:00:57 +0000
Here at Inman, we’ve thought a lot about what happens when agents and brokers get back to their office after our events, and we now have something that will help even more. ...
|November jobs report may offer silver lining for inventory crisis |
- Fri, 08 Dec 2017 18:01:55 +0000
Economists have forecasted a strong 2018 housing market with increased inventory and lower home price growth, and the November employment situation report from the U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics just may support their predictions ...
||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
||RISMedia Real Estate News, Industry Trends, Marketing - Residential & Commercial
|NAR Power Broker Roundtable: A Look at the Year Ahead |
- Sun, 10 Dec 2017 18:04:48 +0000
This month’s National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) Power Broker Roundtable introduces Christina Pappas, district sales manager for The Keyes Company and incoming moderator of the Roundtable for 2018. Moderator: Robert Bailey, Broker/Owner, Bailey Properties Inc., Santa Cruz, Calif.; 2017 Liaison for Large Residential Firms Relations, NAR Panelist: Christina Pappas, District Sales Manager, Keyes Company, Miami, […]
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|Women’s Homeownership: A Sanctuary |
- Sun, 10 Dec 2017 18:02:00 +0000
For real estate agents to be better prepared to serve women homebuyers, they must recognize women’s power as a buying pool and understand the meaning of homeownership to women—the fastest-growing and most exciting market in the housing ecosystem. Delaying marriage, higher educational attainment and presence in higher-paying jobs have made women a budding home-buying market: […]
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|In It to Win It: CENTURY 21 North Shore |
- Sat, 09 Dec 2017 05:02:48 +0000
A Culture of Teamwork Keeps CENTURY 21 North Shore at the Top of Its Game “Happy agents are productive agents.” That’s the reasoning of Jim D’Amico, dynamic broker/owner and chief motivator of CENTURY 21 NS Group/North Shore of New England, a Massachusetts-based firm whose more than $1 billion in real estate sales last year is […]
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|Capitol Hill Update: NAR’s 2017 Political Advocacy Efforts |
- Sat, 09 Dec 2017 05:01:11 +0000
Over the past year, the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) engaged with federal lawmakers on a wide range of legislative and regulatory issues, with the overarching goal of encouraging sound and robust real estate markets that protect and strengthen the interests of both consumers and NAR members. Following are highlights on 10 key topics. Flood […]
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|Tipper Williams: Training and Collaboration Win the Day |
- Sat, 09 Dec 2017 05:00:14 +0000
Since becoming part of the Keller Williams family, Tipper Williams has achieved greatness regardless of what part of the country she’s in. Whether it was being honored with the “Home Run Launch of the Year” for being team leader for the company’s new Texas/New Mexico region in 2004; leading a privately held group of Keller […]
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|Cooler Markets and Warmer Opportunities |
- Thu, 07 Dec 2017 21:03:18 +0000
On the hunt for an investment rental? The best deals are not in hot markets, but in cold ones. New findings out of HouseCanary, provider of predictive real estate analytics and insights, reveal that at this time of year, when activity declines, investors are likely to have more opportunities in markets with chillier temperatures. In […]
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|Housing in 2018: Where Are Home Values Headed? |
- Tue, 05 Dec 2017 21:28:38 +0000
Analysts are expecting even higher home prices in 2018 than originally projected, according to new research. Zillow’s 2017 Q4 Home Price Expectations Survey reveals experts are anticipating a 4.1 percent hike in the new year, up from the 3 percent they forecasted a year ago. Over 100 experts, including economists, participated in the survey. Their […]
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||The Wall Street Journal Real Estate News
|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.