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NAR and DocuSign Take Strategic Partnership Global

The National Association of REALTORS® and DocuSign, Inc. recently furthered their strategic partnership by announcing that DocuSign Professional is now available to 3,000 International REALTOR® members at a discounted rate. ...


Zillow: FTC Review Slows Trulia Integration; Revenue Expectations Fall Short

Shares slid 12 percent this week on news Zillow Group is falling short of revenue and earnings expectations in 2015. In a call to investors on April 14, CEO Spencer Rascoff stressed the transitory state of the company following its acquisition of Trulia, ...


Register Now for Free April 21 Safety Webinar

NAR PULSE—Current broker and former law enforcement officer Adrian Manzanares will share simple strategies to ensure safety during day-to-day operations in the free safety webinar offered by the NAR REALTOR® Safety Program. “REALTOR® Safety from a Law Enforcement Perspective” takes place on ...


Lady Antebellum and Quicken Loans Give Fans Backstage Opportunity and Yearlong Mortgage Relief

Seven-time Grammy Award-winning group Lady Antebellum has teamed up with national mortgage lender Quicken Loans to give seven lucky fans the backstage experience of a lifetime and a year of relief from their mortgage with the launch of ...


RE/MAX HQ Sells Six-Office D.C.-Area Brokerage

RE/MAX 100, based in Maryland and made up of six offices and 270 agents, has been sold to Ken Crowley, the current broker/owner of RE/MAX Realty Group in Gaithersburg. With five offices in Maryland and one in Northern Virginia, RE/MAX 100 agents were responsible for nearly $1 billion in residential ...


Century 21 Launches Innovative Video Campaign on Moving Process

Moving can certainly be a stressful and anxious time for the family. Recognizing this, CENTURY 21 Real Estate launched a new ad campaign with hopes of offering clients support every step of the way. ...


Carrington Mortgage Services Expands Offering to Include FHA 203k Full Loans

Carrington Mortgage Services, LLC recently announced that beginning April 2015, it will offer the FHA 203k Full loan program through its local retail branch offices and regional sales centers. Carrington’s new 203k Full renovation loan program is a program through which borrowers can take out a single loan to finance ...


Cover Story: The World of Real Estate—Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® Is Local and Global

At a time when a lot of people talk about being “global,” Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® truly lives it—having built a powerful international presence long before being global was in fashion. At Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® (LeadingRE), it’s not just about having it in ...


Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Realty Agents List Largest Waterfront Estate in Aventura

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Realty sales professionals Denise Rubin and Lori Prepszent from The Denise Rubin Group recently listed the largest waterfront estate for sale in Aventura for $6,900,000. ...


HomeSmart International Opens New Franchises across Five States

HomeSmart International recently announced the opening of seven new franchises across five states including offices in California, Georgia, New Jersey, Oregon and Washington. All seven brokerage companies joined the HomeSmart International system in the fourth quarter of 2014 and bring increased agent counts and production to the fast-growing franchise company. ...


Mortgage Credit Availability Marches Forward

In yet another bundle of positive news for the housing market, mortgage credit availability increased in March, according to the Mortgage Credit Availability Index (MCAI), a report from the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA) which analyzes data from Ellie Mae's ...


Service and Integrity in Today’s Luxury Market

Every niche market runs by a different set of rules, and the luxury market is no different. In the following interview, Paul Benson, a License Partner with Engel & Völkers Park City in Park City, Utah, gives us some insight into the luxury market. ...


Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston Named Finalist for the Cartus Broker Network Masters Cup

Coldwell Banker Howard Perry and Walston was recently named one of five finalists in the Cartus Broker Network Masters Cup for its 2014 relocation services and performance results, the company has announced. The company also received a Cartus Broker Network Platinum Award, the highest level of Excellence Awards presented by ...


CRS Data Grows Client Base in Southeast

CRS Data has recently been chosen by the High Country Association of REALTORS® as their select public records vendor. CRS Data’s MLS Suite has been developed to service a wide range of tax data, including customizable maps, neighborhood information, comparables, mortgage information and more, made available through intuitive, in-depth search options. ...


Solid Real Estate Growth Predicted through 2017

The real estate industry is expected to remain on a sustainable course of solid growth for 2015 through 2017, according to a new three-year forecast from the Urban Land Institute (ULI) Center for Capital Markets and Real Estate. The outlook – the ...


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