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Weekly Video Tip: How to Color Correct Footage

Today I'm going to help you get the most out of your footage by color correcting with "Fast Color Corrector." ...


Egnyte Streamlines eSignatures with Full DocuSign Integration

Egnyte, a file-sharing platform, recently announced full integration with DocuSign’s eSignature solution. Used in 188 countries globally by customers ranging from large multi-nationals to small businesses, DocuSign is a global standard for eSignatures. This integration combines the power of Egnyte’s enterprise file sharing and synchronization with DocuSign’s eSignature transaction management ...


Earn up to $350 Appraisal Rebate from Your Credit Union

NAR PULSE—Looking for the perfect loan for the perfect home? For a limited time only, you can get up to $350 Appraisal Rebate* with any residential or investment property mortgage financed through REALTORS(R) Federal Credit Union, a Division of Northwest Federal Credit Union, closed by August 31, 2013. ...


The Universal Language: Love, Music or Mobile?

It’s no secret that technology is constantly evolving, and as it changes, so does human behavior. Mobile technology is at the forefront of the latest evolution, with the number of mobile phones expected to exceed the world’s population by 2014. The ...


5 Technology Tools Every Agent Should Use

For the last couple of years, real estate technology tools have been rolling out at a fast and furious pace. As a real estate professional, I eagerly scrambled to keep up as a slower market afforded me the time ...


Obama: ‘Housing Market Is Beginning to Heal…Home Prices Rising at Fastest Pace in 7 Years’

With the real estate industry soaring hotter than an Arizona August, President Barack Obama visited Phoenix Tuesday to address the recovering state of the U.S. housing market. ...


Are You Conversant with Millennial Culture?

Numbering 105 million, Millennials are larger than the Baby Boomer generation, and 20 percent bigger than the Gen X population. And Millennials are aging into home buying. According to the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR), among buyers under 32 years of ...


4 Reasons Why Real Estate Brands Should Manage a LinkedIn Company Page

As a real estate professional, you have a busy schedule. So having to carve out additional time to manage another social media channel may seem unappealing. However, Homes.com has found that building a LinkedIn Company page is a truly ...


Preparing First Time Home Buyers for Their New Purchase

Purchasing a home can be an overwhelming and daunting task for anyone—especially the first-time home buyer. They must account for setting a budget for the down payment, closing costs and mortgage; picking the right community; researching the real estate market; considering the resale value; deciding the pure logistics of the ...


Understanding Mobile Behavior to Win Local

By now, I think we all can agree on the following: The sheer size of the mobile demographic makes it one that requires our attention as businesses; the mobile consumer is substantially different from the desktop consumer; and the better we ...


Responsive vs. Adaptive: Choosing the Right Path to Optimize for Mobile

Did you know 65 percent of today’s smartphone users use their devices to make purchases? Additionally, tablet penetration in the U.S. market is up nearly 50 percent since 2012. It is even expected that tablets will outsell PCs as soon as 2015. Within this expanding and unavoidable mobile device market, ...


REALTORS® Celebrate the 100th Anniversary of Their Code of Ethics

NAR PULSE—The REALTOR® Code of Ethics was adopted in July of 1913 with the goal of unifying the real estate industry with high ethical and professional standards of conduct, and the Code has been guiding REALTORS® and protecting consumers for the last 100 years. Join fellow NAR members ...


Weekly Video Tip: Warp Stabilizer Transcript

Do I need to buy you a tripod to fix your shaky footage? No—no I'm not going to do that, but I will graciously donate my time to help you fix your shaky footage in post. ...


6 Ways to Improve Website Lead Capture and Conversions

You have invested time and money into a lead capture system, putting hours of work into the creation of lead generation and content strategies designed to capture the attention of today’s tech-savvy homebuyer. ...


Time to Retool Your Factory and Invest in the Future

Two recent business trips have inspired me to make this analogy, which I think is very appropriate given today’s industry and economic environment. One was a visit to the state-of-the-art BMW factory in Greenville, S.C., and the other was my attendance at an industry conference where I moderated two panels ...