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Winning the Lead Game

An entrepreneur at heart, Jake Fackrell isn’t one to rest on his laurels. As CEO of Landvoice—a leading cloud-based lead provider—Fackrell is dedicated to helping real estate professionals achieve abundance. “We have a huge vision for the company and where technology is ...


zipLogix Partners with NuOffer

Recently, zipLogix announced that it has signed a letter of intent with NuOffer. ...


Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® Announces Market Statistics

Chicago-based Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® has announced its 2013 sales statistics recently, which again reflect the global network’s dominance in the residential real estate market. ...


Housing Supply and Demand Continue to Yield Unexpected Results

Freddie Mac recently released its U.S. Economic and Housing Market Outlook for May, showing that regular supply and demand forces continue to produce unexpected results as the housing recovery readies to shift into a higher gear during the spring home buying season. ...


New NAR Risk Management Tool

Recently, NAR introduced The Legal Pulse, a quarterly report newsletter that analyzes cases and statutes from across the country that impact real estate professionals. The newsletter tracks both cases and statutes. The Legal ...


The Consumer Connection: Enhancing Business with Lead Generation, Brand Advertising, Marketing and More

As any savvy real estate agent knows, leads can come from a variety of sources, but quality leads that can be converted into real buyers are harder to come by. Although the Internet is scattered with potential suppliers, Homes.com connects all the ...


Agent Makeover Sweepstakes Will Give Five Real Estate Agents a Two-Night Business and Style Makeover

HomeFinder.com, a leading digital real estate site, today announced its third annual, HomeFinder.com Agent Makeover Sweepstakes, presented by PNC Mortgage. This is the first year PNC Mortgage, one of the leading financial services organizations, is participating in the sweepstakes. Five randomly chosen real estate agents will win a two-night trip ...


Realty ONE Group Affiliates, Inc., Expands Across the Nation

Realty ONE Group Affiliates strengthens their foundation in key markets and continues to add top performing franchisees to the team.   They are mirroring the success and fast-paced growth of Realty ONE Group’s company stores that have been marketplace leaders since 2005 in Nevada, Arizona and California. Since the beginning of ...


Economists and Experts Expect 2014 Price Increases to Average 4.4 Percent

More than 100 housing economists and experts participating in a recent quarterly survey expect nationwide home values to appreciate 4.4 percent through the end of this year. The most optimistic group of panelists predicted a 5.8 percent annual increase in home values this ...


10 Rules of Referrals

Ask any real estate agent what’s the best way to gain new business and they’ll probably say referrals. Above all, earning referral business begins with delivering stellar and memorable service to your clients, but that is rarely enough to provide a steady stream ...


Recruiting for Today’s Market: Is It Still the Name of the Game?

The Power Broker Roundtable is brought to you by the National Association of Realtors® and Steve A. Brown, NAR’s Liaison for Large Residential Firms Relations. Watch for this column each month, where we address broker issues, concerns and milestones. ...


Multifamily Surge Propels Housing Starts over 1 Million Mark in April

Soaring production of multifamily apartments pushed nationwide housing starts above the million-unit mark in April, according to newly released figures from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development and the U.S. Census Bureau. Total housing production rose 13.2 percent for the month ...


Bee-Friendly Tips for Home Gardeners

(MCT)—After our seemingly endless winter, most of us are itching to load up on plants and get our hands dirty. Whether you grow on a grand scale or tend a couple of pots, chances are you’ll be buying plants at a garden center ...


Prudential Select Properties Launches Select Leasing and Management Service

Prudential Select Properties, a provider of residential real estate services to the Greater St. Louis region, recently announced the launch of Select Leasing and Management. The property management and leasing service is designed to provide more incentives to clients to lease their home by providing them with a dedicated property ...


Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty Supports Beaches Organizations

The real estate professionals of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty’s Ponte Vedra Beach office actively support local agencies that help the less fortunate and organizations that enrich the community and the lives of its residents. ...


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