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The Real Estate Book to Present ‘The Income Based Approach to Real Estate Marketing’ at NAR

RISMEDIA, November 12, 2009—Because written goals have a higher probability of being achieved, we've recently created a workbook and presentation called, "The Income Based Approach to Real Estate Marketing" which is a goal setting program designed to show you how to allocate your marketing investment to generate the leads necessary to ...


Get Invited to the Party

RISMEDIA, November 12, 2009—Some things never change, including the notion of socializing for business reasons. These days, the only difference is much of this socializing is being done online, which has allowed social circles to grow.  ...


Realogy Reports Results for Third Quarter 2009

RISMEDIA, November 12, 2009—Realogy Corporation, a global provider of real estate and relocation services reported results for the third quarter of 2009. The company had third quarter 2009 net revenue of $1.2 billion, a net income attributable to Realogy of $58 million and earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization ...


Daniel Gale Sotheby’s James Phelps Retz Guest Panelist on Award-Winning Broadcast Series ‘Exploring Critical Issues’

RISMEDIA, November 12, 2009—James P. Retz, senior vice president, Marketing and Technology for Daniel Gale Sotheby's International Realty, one of the nation’s leading Realtors, will be a panelist later this month on the award-winning television program “Exploring Critical Issues.”  ...


U.S. Real Estate Confidence Index Retracts 4.11 Percent in October

RISMEDIA, November 12, 2009—Point2 Technologies Inc. released the findings from its Real Estate Confidence Index (RECI) survey for the United States, for the month of October 2009. The Index measured 5.59 on the 1-10 Index Scale (1 being “bad” and 10 being “good”), down 4.11% month-over-month.  ...


CyberCity 3D, Inc. Partners with HomeGain to Provide 3D Virtual Viewing Products to Real Estate Agents

RISMEDIA, November 12, 2009—HomeGain has partnered with CyberCity 3D to provide HomeGain's agent members the ability to display CyberCity's 3D Virtual Viewing marketing products directly on www.HomeGain.com. 3D Virtual Viewing, an innovative Internet marketing tool for real estate agents, promotes homes for sale through the Google Earth API virtual globe. ...


Real Living Merges with GMAC Real Estate

RISMEDIA, November 11, 2009—Real Living, the real estate industry’s first consumer lifestyle brand, and GMAC Real Estate today announced they are merging to become one of America’s leading residential real estate franchises with more than $20 billion in annual home sales.  ...


Going to NAR? Don’t Miss Our Top Producer Panel

RISMEDIA, November 11, 2009—Geared specifically toward agents, don’t miss “Staying Up in a Down Market: Short Sales, Expireds & Price Reductions,” scheduled for this Saturday from 1:30-3 p.m. at the San Diego Convention Center during the NAR Conference.  ...


The First-Time Homebuyer Tax Credit – A Consumer’s Point of View

RISMEDIA, November 11, 2009—Like many first-time homebuyers across the country, Jen Bond and Matt Huisking were motivated to get off the sidelines and into the real estate market when the First-Time Homebuyer Tax Credit was enacted in early 2009. Working ...


RISMedia Partners with VScreen.com

RISMEDIA, November 11, 2009—In a major move to enhance its online video presence, RISMedia has announced a partnership with a Florida-based video production firm specializing in real estate related video. Located in Orlando, VScreen.com will produce a wide variety of video content for RISMedia, ranging from educational content for brokers, agents ...


Are Short Sales Really the Next Big Thing?

RISMEDIA, November 11, 2009—If you believe the hype, it appears that the next phase of the housing market recovery is going to rely heavily on short sales to help remove distressed properties from the home sales pipeline.  ...


SentriLock Announces Leap Forward with REALTOR® Lockbox NXT Wireless Lockbox System

RISMEDIA, November 11, 2009—SentriLock, one of the fastest-growing providers of electronic lockbox systems for the residential real estate industry, announced it will debut REALTOR® Lockbox NXT Wireless, the industry’s first truly wireless lockbox, at the annual NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® Conference & Expo in San Diego.  ...


Nothnagle Realtors Expands into Buffalo

RISMEDIA, November 11, 2009—Nothnagle Realtors is pleased to announce the launch of Nothnagle Realtors Property Center, a franchised office under the ownership and management of industry veteran Mark Pagano.  ...


Chase to Hire 1,200 Mortgage Officers to Help Families Buy, Refinance Homes

RISMEDIA, November 11, 2009—Chase, one of the nation’s leading home lenders, announced that it plans to hire 1,200 mortgage loan officers by the end of 2010, increasing the sales force 60% to help more Chase customers finance home purchases or reduce their monthly payments through refinances.  ...


QuantumDigital to Reveal the Secret to Successful Lead Generation and Customer Relationship Management at NAR

RISMEDIA, November 11, 2009—QuantumDigital, Inc., online service provider for direct mail, on-demand digital printing and eMarketing solutions, announced that it will exhibit at the 2009 REALTORS® Conference & Expo, taking place November 13-16 at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, California.  ...


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