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Todays Real Estate News Archive


3 Ways to Get Your Audience Engaged with Your Brand This Summer

It’s summertime and whether or not people have vacation time to spare, they still behave accordingly, says advertising entrepreneur Patrick Walsh. ...


3 Proven Management Techniques That Work in Any Business

In business, the only thing that matters is what works, says Peder Johnsen, a third-generation specialist in senior living communities. ...


Living Smart: House Cleaning Means the Exterior, Too

(MCT)—House cleaning isn’t just an inside job. Your siding, driveway and garage floor get dirty, too. And just as a freshly cleaned car seems to drive better, a spic-and-span exterior feels great to come home to. ...


Real Estate Media Holdings Expands Investment with Homes & Land

Real Estate Media Holdings, LLC, a Lion Equity company, has broadened its investment in the real estate marketing space by adding Homes & Land, a leading real estate media brand, to its portfolio along with the additional brands Estates & Homes, Rental Guide and Home Guide.  The group purchased NewPoint ...


5 Networking Tips to Increase Your Sphere of Influence

In the real estate industry, networking is one of the most important facets of the job. A savvy real estate professional will use each and every opportunity to meet new people and connect with them to make future business ...


Taking LinkedIn Seriously

With LinkedIn being the go-to spot for professionals, real estate agents now have a whole new territory at their disposal. If business is conducted online, and companies are scouting potential employees through LinkedIn connections, it makes sense for agents to bolster their ...


Six Steps to Improve Your Real Estate Website for Mobile Visitors

According to a Google study, 79 percent of mobile users will visit another site for the information they need if they find a site difficult to use. How are you engaging with potential customers via mobile? Use the six tips below to ...


5 Bad Ideas for Real Estate Websites

How effective is your real estate website? Check out the following infographic, which runs down 5 don'ts for real estate sites.


For Your Client: Mold Prevention and Control

Mold is a common occurrence in homes, but it can potentially cause health problems as well as damage to structures and surfaces if it is not controlled. Mold begins growing indoors when spores come in contact with wet surfaces or substances. Once ...


Updater and zipLogix Partner to Simplify the Moving Process

Updater and zipLogix, both investments of the National Association of Realtors®, announced a partnership to help real estate professionals streamline the moving process for their clients from within zipForm®. The technology collaboration will enable zipLogix users to seamlessly offer their clients Updater’s personalized and guided experience for completing moving-related tasks. ...


Vme TV and Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Offer Hispanic Americans Solutions to Home Buying

Vme TV, the only national Spanish-language television network affiliated with public television stations, has joined forces with Better Homes and Gardens® Real Estate to bring viewers “Vme Hogar,” informative video segments providing tips to help Hispanic Americans make the most out of their homeownership experience. These 15 ...


Down Payments Go Up for First-time Buyers

Fewer first-time homebuyers are finding a way to buy a house with a relatively low down payment as their options shrink and lenders’ down payment requirements rise. ...


Give Closing Gifts That Open Doors—with Your REALTOR Benefits® Program

The selling season is in full swing, and savvy brokers are focusing on continuing their sales momentum by providing clients with memorable closing and thank-you gifts. This final contact with clients can keep your agents top of mind, helping to lead to referrals and future business. So…do you have a ...


Hot Property: Akon Produces a Dazzling Flip in Woodland Hills

(MCT)—Akon, the R&B and hip-hop singer and producer, has put his ultra-modern home in Los Angeles’ Woodland Hills neighborhood up for sale at $3.5 million. ...


Real Estate Success: Zen and the Art of Mediation

As real estate agents, successfully learning the art of negotiation and mediation will determine a great deal of your success in your career. I like to think of negotiation and meditation as having many similarities. ...


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