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Todays Real Estate News Archive


You’re Not Too Late! Power Broker Survey Deadline Extended

The deadline to complete RISMedia’s 2015 Power Broker Survey has been extended until Friday, February 20, 2015. The Power Broker Survey is the industry’s most widely read and long-standing ranking of the country’s top real estate brokerage firms. If you haven’t submitted your ...


Company Spotlight: Simplifying the International Home-buying Process

The home-buying process is often a lengthy operation that involves many different gears all turning at once. But when the buying process takes place overseas, the operation is even more involved. From opening up new bank accounts to understanding exchange rates, buying or selling internationally takes research, industry know-how and ...


Six Reasons to Show Your Employees Some Love This Valentine’s Day

When is the last time you told one of your employees, "You mean so much to me!" If it has been a while (or heck, even if it hasn't!), this is a great time of year to show your people how much you care. It's still the beginning of a ...


Business Basics: Don’t Become Jaded

I have a good friend/client named Tom (not his real name) who sold his real estate brokerage a few years ago to focus on other areas of real estate. ...


4 Rules for Hiring and Retaining Your Best Employees

Exorbitant student loans constitute just one reason why young people eager to experience the world may want to reconsider college, says Ed Basler, a veteran entrepreneur. ...


RISMedia’s Next Agent Webinar: Learn Listing Mastery from the Pros

RISMedia will host the next in its Agent Webinar Series, “Listing Mastery,” sponsored by Open Home Pro™, on Wednesday, Feb. 18 at 3 p.m. EST. The event is free, but seats are limited, so attendees are encouraged to sign up early. ...


Quicken Loans Study Shows Appraiser and Homeowner Opinions in January Nearly Equal

Detroit-based Quicken Loans, the nation’s second largest retail mortgage lender, this week reported its Home Price Perception Index (HPPI) narrowed in January, showing that appraisers’ opinions of home values were only 0.18 percent higher than homeowners’ estimates, according to the index’s national composite. ...


Company Spotlight: Utilizing Big Data to Make Real Estate Dreams Come True

Searching for an apartment to rent or a home to buy on the Internet can be a chore. It requires a lot of time spent searching for what’s available, neighborhood information, what’s nearby, local school data and plenty of other information ...


A Revolutionary Approach

“Boomerang buyers, or those who underwent a foreclosure or short sale between 2007 and 2012, are finally making their comeback,” says Leah Wolfe-Kraemer, Managing Broker with Realty ONE Group – Goodyear in Goodyear, Ariz. For more information on current real estate trends and secrets for success, read the following interview. ...


Is Striving for a Perfect Credit Score Worth It?

(TNS)—Is perfection worth it when you’re oh-so-close already? ...


Coldwell Banker Real Estate Unveils ‘Home’s Best Friend’ Commercial on 87th Academy Awards Show

As every dog lover knows, there is nothing quite like coming home after a long day, opening the door, and being greeted by man’s best friend. On Sunday, Feb. 22, Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC will spotlight this exact moment as it debuts its new national television commercial ...


Home-Price Growth Slightly Accelerates in Fourth Quarter of 2014

The majority of metropolitan areas experienced steady but slightly stronger price growth in the fourth quarter of 2014, behind a decline in housing supply and an uptick in demand fueled by lower interest rates and a stronger job market, according to the latest quarterly report by the National ...


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Nearly Half of Young Millennials Boomerang

Recent analysis of a survey of a segment of millennials, those born between 1980 and 1984, found that 90 percent moved out of their parents’ household by age 27. Of those moving out, however, over 50 percent returned. This return is sometimes referred ...


Good News for Housing: Consumers Show Positive Financial Attitude

Consumer optimism toward the housing market gained some momentum last month following a dip in December, likely getting a boost from their increasingly positive financial outlook, according to results from Fannie Mae's January 2015 National Housing Survey™. ...


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