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Ziplogix Signs the Commercial Brokers Association

zipLogix recently announced a strategic partnership with the Commercial Brokers Association (CBA), a member-owned cooperative providing commercial real estate multiple listing services to its members since 1977. ...


Two REALTOR® Associations to Provide RBI’s SmartCharts Pro™ as Member Benefit

MRIS recently announced that two of its shareholder associations signed with RealEstate Business Intelligence (RBI) to provide SmartCharts Pro™ subscriptions (a $200 annual value) as part of their member benefits package. ...


Reader Rewards Contest: What’s in Your Listing?

Sometimes REALTORS® find the darndest things in their listings...like a horse? OK, well maybe that's a stretch. Or how about that Florida man who found a human hand in his grandparents' house along with coins and a treasure map? It's like something ...


Company Spotlight: Home Warranties a No-brainer in Today’s Real Estate Market

Home warranties come in all shapes and sizes, but for real estate professional Bonnie Loya with Coldwell Banker Real Estate Services in McMurray, Penn., they all have one thing in common: they go a long way toward keeping the real estate transaction together. ...


Housing Starts Still Recovering across Parts of the World

The continued recovery in housing starts, relative to a period considered normal, is not isolated to the United States. Figures from the European Mortgage Federation, the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation, and the Japanese Ministry of Land, Infrastructure, and Transport indicate that while housing starts have recovered in some countries, ...


Home Sale Transaction Volume Increases 10 Percent Year-over-Year

Home sales were up in the first quarter, according to recently released financial results from Realogy Holdings Corp. The first quarter ended March 31, 2015, and the results showed many positives for the housing recovery, including the following highlights: ...


In D.C. for NAR? Don’t Miss RISMedia’s Power Broker Forum: ‘Seizing Key Market Opportunities’ Thursday

Leading Power Brokers from across the country will gather in Washington, D.C. on Thursday, May 14th, to share strategies for capitalizing on key market opportunities during RISMedia’s annual Power Broker Forum, held during the ...


When It Comes to Housing, Hope Springs Eternal

Housing numbers are looking hopeful for the spring season, according to Clear Capital's recently released Home Data Index™ (HDI) Market Report with data through April 2015. ...


Remodeling Jobs—Baths Edge Kitchens again for Top Spot

To lead off National Home Remodeling Month in May, we report results from NAHB’s quarterly Remodeling Market Index (RMI) survey on the most common type of jobs performed by NAHB Remodelers in 2014. ...


RE/MAX University under New Leadership

RE/MAX University (RU), is now guided by Amy Somerville, Vice President, Education and Training, the company has announced. Somerville, who has been with the RE/MAX corporate headquarters for seven years, will direct the activities of RU and all the company’s key education initiatives. ...


Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Realty Named Top Company

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Realty was recently presented with the Berkshire Elite Circle Award as one of the Top 50 companies in the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices network. ...


First Quarter Results Are In: Low Mortgage Rates Boost Refinance Activity

Borrowers took advantage of better than expected mortgage rates during the first quarter with the intention of lowering their monthly mortgage payment and shortening their loan term, shows Freddie Mac's recently released first quarter refinance analysis. ...


LeadingRE Names Open Home Pro as Preferred Provider

Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® has selected Open Home Pro™ as preferred provider through its Solutions Group program, a collection of select business tools presented to its international network of more than 500 real estate firms. ...


New Report Spotlights Homes Sold to Owner-Occupants

Owner-occupant buyers accounted for 63.2 percent of all residential single family home and condo sales in the first quarter of 2015, down from 65.8 percent in the previous quarter and 68.6 percent a year ago to the lowest quarterly level going back to ...


Simplifying the Referral Process in an Ever-Evolving Industry

Real estate professionals are busier than ever. And as the day-to-day demands on their time continue to increase, it’s more important than ever for real estate professionals to focus on specific areas—and services—that will not only make them money but increase their business. ...


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