Welcome!




Expand Your Education with These Courses from
Time Management: Skills for Sales Success: Part Two.
Customer Relationship Building: Skills for Sales Success: Part Seven.
A Consumer Advocate Approach to Real Estate & Mortgages: Courses 1 & 2.
Bundle 3: CIPS Institute (Non-US Version).
Bundle 3: CIPS Institute (US Version).

Todays Real Estate News Archive


Negotiating Mistakes Could Put Real Estate Agents at Risk

The housing market is about to heat up across the country as warm temperatures arrive, which means more business for real estate agents. One of the most important aspects of their job is to negotiate a sale. Any mistake made during this process ...


Spotlight Your Home’s Best Side: Staging Helps Sell Faster

(MCT)—Maria Sapuppo needed to sell her comfy bi-level with five bedrooms and three bathrooms last year, but her real estate agent warned it looked a little too “lived-in” as it was and suggested staging it. Sapuppo, a River Vale, N.J., mother of two, ...


Realty ONE Group Introduces “ONE Day,” Company Celebrates Its Ninth Anniversary by Giving Back to Their Communities

The Realty ONE Group family celebrated its nine-year anniversary on May 1 by continuing its commitment to get out and give back to its local communities. ONE Day, an annual event set on the company’s anniversary, was developed to create a better tomorrow by making a difference today through volunteer ...


BoomTown Provides Comprehensive Software Platform and Marketing Services to Carrington Real Estate Services

BoomTown, a leading real estate lead generation and Customer Relationship Management (CRM) system, and Carrington Real Estate Services, LLC, a national full-service residential brokerage firm licensed in 22 states, has announced the launch of the Carrington Digital Network. ...


Stewart Title® Colorado Chosen as Top Workplace

Stewart Title has been recognized as one of Denver Post’s 2014 Top Workplaces. The program designates 100 companies in the state of Colorado as being among the best places to work based on employee feedback and participation. ...


New ‘Sold Alerts’ Let Agents Promptly Tell Potential Sellers of Neighborhood Home Sales

To help real estate agents stay on top of homes sold, Top Producer® Systems, a leading developer of media and technology solutions for real estate professionals operated by Move, Inc., recently introduced “Sold Alert,” a tool that helps agents promptly notify potential sellers of a home sale near ...


Housing as a Job Creator – Congressional Testimony

Recently, NAHB economist Robert Dietz testified before the Economic Policy Subcommittee of the Senate Banking Committee on housing issues and the economics of home building as a job creator. ...


Home-Price Growth Slows in Many Metro Areas during First Quarter

Although strong year-over-year price growth continued in most metropolitan areas in the first quarter, increases were somewhat smaller, according to the latest quarterly report by the National Association of REALTORS®. A companion breakout of income requirements to purchase a median-priced home on a metro basis shows the typical buyer was ...


Zillow Launches New National TV Spot and First National Radio Ads

Zillow, Inc., a leading real estate information marketplace, has announced it is rolling out the third TV spot as part of the company’s award-winning “Find Your Way Home” national advertising campaign, which debuted last year. The new creative also includes Zillow’s first-ever national radio spots and print advertising. ...


Everyone Needs an Estate Plan, Regardless of Wealth

(MCT)—Unless you’re rich, you may think the term “estate planning” doesn’t apply to you. Well, think again. ...


Engel & Volkers Opens First New York City Office to Meet High International Demand

Engel & Volkers, one of the world's leading global residential real estate firms, with representation in 38 countries across six continents, announced recently the opening of its first office in Manhattan, to be called Engel & Volkers NYC. Launched by a Hamburg-based firm that has been under consistent, private ownership ...


Hilltop Home Views Outrank Waterfront Views Four to One

Even in a state with hundreds of miles of beautiful, sandy beaches, luxury home buyers in California preferred hilltop homes over ocean-front properties by a margin of four to one, according to the California Association of REALTORS®’ (C.A.R.) “2013 Luxury Real Estate Consumer Survey.” ...


Warren Buffett’s HomeServices of America Reportedly Close to Acquiring Silicon Valley’s Intero Real Estate

Although no official word from either company has been released, several business media outlets are reporting Friday that Warren Buffett’s HomeServices of America is reportedly close to acquiring Cupertino, Calif.-based Intero Real Estate Services, the nation’s 13th largest real estate brokerage in sales ranking, according to RISMedia’s 2014 Power Broker ...


Realtor.com® Champions Accuracy for Consumers with Integrated Advertising Campaign

Accuracy in residential listings is so vital to home buyers that premier online listing service realtor.com® today is launching a national advertising campaign, Accuracy Matters, to educate consumers about the importance of relying on realtor.com® to provide them the most accurate U.S. ...


Why New Construction? Jeff Martel of BHGRE 43° North Explains How to ‘Date Your Builder,’ and What Drives New Construction

New Construction. ...


Our Latest News >>