Welcome!




Expand Your Education with These Courses from
Bundle 2: CIPS Elective Courses (US Version).
Bundle 1: CIPS Core Courses (Non-US Version).
At Home with Diversity.
Customer Relationship Building: Skills for Sales Success: Part Seven.
A Consumer Advocate Approach to Real Estate: Course 1.

Real Estate News Archive


January Pending Home Sales Down Due to Weather Fluctuations

RISMEDIA, March 7, 2007-Pending home sales declined in January from a strong upturn in December due to unusual weather patterns, according to the National Association of Realtors(R). ...


Multicultural Homeownership Solutions Program Offers Specialized Services for Latino Home Buyers

RISMEDIA, March 7, 2007-First American Title Insurance Company announced the recent opening of an office that caters specifically to San Antonio's Hispanic home buying community. Located at 3326 Southeast Military, Suite 104, the new office is strategically located on the south side of San Antonio, an area with a significant ...


Gary Keller Donates $5 Million to Baylor University to Advance the Study of Residential Real Estate

RISMEDIA, March 7, 2007-Gary Keller, chairman of Keller Williams Realty Inc. has donated $5 million to his alma mater, Baylor University, to fund a new research center. He says the Keller Center will take residential real estate research to a whole new level. ...


New Duo to Lead NAHREP

RISMEDIA, March 6, 2007-The National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals (NAHREP) announced the appointment of Felix DeHerrera, president of Texas-based Southwest Alliance, as chairman of the nation's fastest growing trade association for Hispanic real estate professionals. ...


HomeGain Re-Launches HomeScout.com Real Estate Site

RISMEDIA, March 6, 2007-HomeGain announced that it has re-launched HomeScout.com as a newly streamlined real estate Web site with several popular new features. ...


The Worst 25 Housing Markets to be Named

RISMEDIA, March 6, 2007-The Worst 25 Housing Markets to be named in Housing Predictor's 2007 list will represent some of the best opportunities available in years to purchase property at bargain prices. ...


New Realty Executives Office Launches in Voorhees, New Jersey

RISMEDIA, March 6, 2007-A new Realty Executives office has just opened at 1101 Laurel Oak Road, Voorhees, the second Realty Executives office in Camden County, according to Martin Brown and Sharonn Thomas, Broker/Owners, who are licensed in NJ, PA and DE. ...


Former FBI Agent and Police Officer Battle over $70,000

RISMEDIA, March 5, 2007-(Part 1 of 5)-The Real Estate Apprentice Foundation announced that Anna Northcutt, a former FBI Agent and Cindy Newman, a former police officer, are currently locked in battle over a $70,000 Grand Prize Grant consisting of real estate fast track products and services. However, unlike many battles, ...


Century 21 Real Estate LLC Continues Eastern European Expansion

RISMEDIA, March 5, 2007-Century 21 Real Estate LLC has announced that it has signed a master franchise agreement to open Century 21R franchises in the Baltic States encompassing Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania. ...


RealtyExecutives.com Added to Six Categories in Wikipedia

RISMEDIA, March 5, 2007-Realtyexecutives.com was accepted into the Wikipedia online encyclopedia to contribute its history to the world famous Wikipedia database. ...


Regional Spotlight: Utah Housing Prices Are on Fire

RISMEDIA, March 5, 2007-(MCT)-Utah's home price appreciation, the worst in the country just three years ago, is now the best nationwide. ...


Regional Spotlight: Glut of Homes Won’t Stop New Dallas-area Starts

RISMEDIA, March 5, 2007-(MCT)-Homebuilder Terry Woldt is worried about the number of unsold houses on the market. ...


Real Living Opens First Franchises in Connecticut, Kansas, Virginia

RISMEDIA, March 2, 2007-Real Living Inc. announced its move into the Connecticut, Kansas and Virginia markets, increasing its presence to 16 states. ...


Luxury Real Estate Reaches into Middle Eastern Market

RISMEDIA, March 2, 2007-As the global market for luxury homes continues to expand into new locations, providing a resource to connect buyers and sellers internationally is paramount. LuxuryRealEstate.com has strengthened its ability to unite luxury brokers with discerning buyers and the homes they are searching for with the release of ...


Sherow Named Long & Foster’s Regional Relocation Director for Pennsylvania and New Jersey

RISMEDIA, March 2, 2007-Nancy Sudduth, senior vice president of Long & Foster's relocation division, announced that Sandra L. Sherow ,CRP, GMS, has been appointed director of relocation for Pennsylvania and New Jersey for Long & Foster Real Estate, Inc., the nation's largest privately-owned residential real estate company. ...