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MLSListings Conquers Silicon Valley Real Estate Technology

The technical teams at MLSListings continue to keep the company and real estate industry top of mind and on the Silicon Valley map. MLSListings was awarded a 2013 Subscribed Innovation Award from Zuora for Process Innovation for using the Zuora platform to address subscription management for our subscribers. Zuora is ...


Anchorage Market Leader Joins Leading Real Estate Companies of the World®

Prudential Jack White/Vista Real Estate, the market leading real estate firm in Alaska, has announced that it is now an independent firm, effective November 1. The company will operate as Jack White Real Estate and is affiliating with Leading Real Estate Companies of the World® (LeadingRE), the world's largest network ...


Top CENTURY 21® Firm Makes Changes in Organizational Management Structure

NM Management, Inc. has announced that five members of the company’s leadership team have been given positions of increased responsibility within the growing real estate company. Based in Alexandria, Virginia, the organization’s core services company provides a complete range of real estate sales and service support to clients in Virginia, ...


Are Dated Appraisals Holding Back the Recovery?

Some of the most beaten down real estate markets are finally experiencing that long-awaited bounce back from the crash. Cash offers are yielding more sales. Pent-up demand is driving prices higher. But something’s missing. ...


5 Tips to Success in Real Estate Sales Today

When I am out in the field training real estate agents I like to ask people whether I could still make it in sales. My question is, “if I moved back into sales tomorrow, do you think I would be successful?” Almost ...


Real Estate Q3 Outlook Survey: Men and Women View Homeownership through Different Lenses

Prudential Real Estate recently released results of its third quarter Consumer Outlook Survey indicating men and women don’t necessarily see eye to eye when it comes to homeownership and the responsibilities related to home-buying and selling. ...


NAHB Chairman Commends Bipartisan Efforts on Flood Insurance Legislation

Rick Judson, chairman of the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) and a home builder and developer from Charlotte, N.C., recently issued the following statement on the introduction of the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act in the House and the Senate: ...


Detroit, Santa Barbara and Reno Lead Turnaround

Detroit, Santa Barbara, Calif. and Reno, Nev. markets are currently leading the nation in recovery according to realtor.com®’s third quarter ranking of America’s top turnaround markets. ...


Back from the ’50s: Redoing a Ranch Home

(MCT)—When Ed Charbonneau and Erica Berven decided to buy their first home, they had a vision in mind: Atomic Ranch, as in the Space Age-era houses that have become the height of retro chic to a new generation of homeowners. ...


Long & Foster’s McLean, Va., Office Surpasses $1B in Sales

Long & Foster® Real Estate, Inc., one of the largest independent residential real estate companies in the United States, has announced that its McLean, Va., office surpassed $1 billion in real estate sales for 2013, as of Oct. 23. This is the first time the office has sold more than ...


Tech Savvy Agent Puts Out an Online Lead Generation Survey

Online lead generation is super important. No doubt about it. It takes knowledge, skill and patience. But mostly patience! ...


Survey Reveals Appetite for Out-of-Market Moves Driven by Finances, Lifestyle

ERA Real Estate, an international real estate franchisor, and HGTV.com, the leading home and garden website, recently tapped HGTV enthusiasts for their attitudes toward relocation and found 1 in 3 Americans would consider moving to another state in the next one to two years. The main motivators for such a ...


Realogy Subsidiary NRT Acquires a Leading Northern California Brokerage

NRT LLC, the nation's largest residential real estate brokerage company, recently announced the acquisition of Frank Howard Allen REALTORS® company-owned operations in Northern California. Frank Howard Allen REALTORS®, which was ranked by REAL Trends among the top 60 real estate brokerages in the United States, had approximately $1.85 billion in ...


One Voice, One Message: How an Integrated Marketing Strategy Is Giving realtor.com® New Legs

Personal. Engaging. Informative. Accurate. ...


Homes.com Teams up with Barbara Corcoran

Homes.com® has teamed up with celebrity real estate personality Barbara Corcoran to share invaluable information and insights with consumers across the country. Addressing “5 Questions to Ask Before You Purchase a Home,” Corcoran and Homes.com collaborate to share expert tips, insights and ...


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