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TReXGlobal Property Management Software Eliminates Work for Landlords and Property Managers

RISMEDIA, August 7, 2009-TReXGlobal.com has announced that a new upgraded version of SimplifyEm Property Management Software-which helps real estate investors, landlords, and property managers track income and expenses for rental properties-is helping users save more time and money. SimplifyEm is available at www.trexglobal.com/property-management-software. ...


The Real Estate Book/RealEstateBook.com Names Independent Distributor of the Year

RISMEDIA, August 7, 2009-The Real Estate Book/RealEstateBook.com- a leading publisher of printed and online real estate information in the U.S., Canada and the Caribbean awarded Todd Thorstenson of Champaign, IL the Helen Aufderheide Award for the 2009 Independent Distributor of the Year. ...


Point2 Technologies Releases ‘Real Estate Confidence Index’

RISMEDIA, August 7, 2009-Point2 Technologies Inc., one of the largest independent providers of website and listing syndication solutions for the real estate industry, with users in over 100 countries on its platform, debuted the Real Estate Confidence Index. The Index, which tracks the real estate market opinions of thousands of ...


LeadingRE Aligns with eRealInvestor

RISMEDIA, August 7, 2009-Leading Real Estate Companies of the World has aligned with eRealInvestor, Inc. to provide the network's 600 brokerage firms a Web-based suite of financial analysis software for residential real estate investors. The relationship is part of LeadingRE's Leading Real Estate Solutions division, which endorses fine real ...


A Winning Strategy – 5 Keys to Short Sale Success

RISMEDIA, August 6, 2009-Given the current foreclosure situation throughout our country, now, more than ever, is an opportunity for real estate professionals to unify our efforts, diversify our skill sets, and collectively serve as part of the solution. These are extraordinary ...


Economic Recovery Likely to Be Slower and Less Vigorous If Consumer Spending Doesn’t Increase

RISMEDIA, August 6, 2009-(MCT)-The U.S. economy has suffered its biggest shock since the Great Depression. Trillions of dollars in wealth has vanished. Businesses are struggling, and state and local governments grapple with huge and painful shortfalls. ...


Get More Traffic – Visitor Traffic up 22.5% Real Estate Online Marketing Firm Reports

RISMEDIA, August 6, 2009-Z57 Inc., a real estate online marketing company, has announced a 115% increase in client acquisition for the first half of 2009 as compared to the first six months of 2008. This statistic supports the fact that real estate professionals nationwide find added value in choosing an experienced, ...


Virtual Tour Walkthroughs Let Homebuyers Tour Your Home while

RISMEDIA, August 6, 2009-Amid the housing crisis, a newfound importance has been placed on developing functionalities to market homes. One of the most recent of these tools, and what might be lauded as a breakthrough in the way homes are sold in the future, is a new Internet-based service called ...


LPS Real Estate Group Signs Agreement to Provide rDesk to HomeServices of America

RISMEDIA, August 6, 2009-Lender Processing Services, Inc., a leading provider of integrated technology and services to the mortgage industry, announced that it has signed a multi-year agreement to provide its rDesk Suite of products, offered by its LPS Real Estate Group division, to eight operating companies that are part of ...


New Deal Allows U.S. Realtors to Help Sell French Real Estate

RISMEDIA, August 6, 2009-In a first-of-its-kind deal underscoring the growth of the international real estate industry, the Federation Nationale de l'Immobilier, the French association of real estate professionals, has contracted with Immobel, the leading provider of international real estate technology and cross language marketing services, to translate all French real ...


Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Marks One-Year Anniversary with Growth and Momentum

RISMEDIA, August 6, 2009-Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate LLC celebrates one year since the launch of its franchise system, with a growing network of 2,100 agents across 75 offices in 10 states. In its first year of operations, the newest national real estate franchise has surpassed expectations and gained ...


RealtyTrac Expands Partnership with HomeFinder.com

RISMEDIA, August 6, 2009-RealtyTrac, one of the leading online marketplaces for foreclosure properties, and HomeFinder.com, one of the most trusted sources for consumers to find a home online and connect with real estate professionals, announced a new agreement and strategic partnership. Effective immediately, real-time foreclosure data from RealtyTrac's nationwide database ...


Making Home Affordable Program on Track to Help Millions of Homeowners

RISMEDIA, August 5, 2009-The Obama Administration recently released its first monthly Servicer Performance Report detailing the progress to date of the Making Home Affordable (MHA) loan modification program. The purpose of the report is to document the number of struggling homeowners already helped under the program, provide information on servicer performance ...


One in Five Homeowners Filed for Bankruptcy to Avoid Foreclosure in June

RISMEDIA, August 5, 2009-One in five people who receives credit counseling before filing for bankruptcy cites avoiding foreclosure as the primary reason they are choosing bankruptcy, according to information collected by Consumer Credit Counseling Service (CCCS) of Greater Atlanta. ...


It’s a Buyer’s Market – Take Advantage

RISMEDIA, August 5, 2009-The buyer's market that we are in right now is the perfect opportunity to get buyers off the sidelines and into a new home. While many buyers are content waiting for even lower prices than we are seeing today, George Faucette, President, Coldwell Banker Faucette Real Estate in ...


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