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Christine Dehnel, of Prominent Properties Sotheby’s International Realty, NJ, Named a Member of Top 5 in Real Estate Network®

More than just a sales-driven recognition, RISMedia’s Top 5 in Real Estate Network® meets a need that heretofore has never been addressed – helping consumers identify the most professional real estate agents in North America. ...


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15 Types of Travelers Who Might Rent Your Vacation Home This Fall and How to Bring Them In

RISMEDIA, October 2, 2010—"Fall is such a wonderful time of year to take a vacation," says Christine Karpinski, director of Owner Community for HomeAway, Inc. and author of How to Rent Vacation Properties by Owner, 2nd Edition: The Complete Guide to Buy, Manage, Furnish, Rent, Maintain and Advertise Your Vacation ...


Remembering a Leader in Real Estate Advertising and Marketing, Ed Toomey

On Monday, September 20, the residential real estate industry lost one of its true pioneers in advertising and marketing. Ed Toomey passed away unexpectedly at his home in Sandusky, Ohio. ...


Florida Agents Invited to Attend Free Social Media Summit by Allan Dalton

RISMEDIA, September 10, 2010--Florida and other area agents are invited to attend one of three, free presentations next week by RISMedia Chief Marketing Officer Allan Dalton in Naples and Sunrise, FL. The "Florida Social Media Summit: Leveraging Your Links" is being hosted by Prudential Florida Realty, however all agents are ...


Taking Advantage of a Good Thing

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Navigating through Multiple Offers

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California Case Study: Professional Investors Revitalize Home ‘Flipping’

TOP 5 IN REAL ESTATE NETWORK, Sept. 2010—(MCT) — Hoping there are big profits to be made in the aftermath of the housing downturn, professional investors are flocking to the business of buying foreclosed homes at distressed prices. ...


Service Tracks Websites for Updates, Changes

TOP 5 IN REAL ESTATE NETWORK, Sept. 2010—(MCT) — Change is usually considered to be a good thing. Of course there are always exceptions when it comes to these kinds of generalities. Still if something of interest to you is going to change, you're probably going to want to know ...


Going Paperless Can Prevent Fees from Banks, Lenders

TOP 5 IN REAL ESTATE NETWORK, Sept. 2010—(MCT) — Get ready for more incentives from bankers, lenders and others to get you to give up on paper and start using online accounts. ...


Stocks Got You Down? Look to the Future and Hold Tight

TOP 5 IN REAL ESTATE NETWORK, Sept. 2010—(MCT) — Here we go again. Is the stock market headed back to its lows, or will we maintain the course for growth? ...


The Right Way to Do Luxury

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Bill Would Protect Credit Scores During Mortgage Modification

TOP 5 IN REAL ESTATE, July 2010 – (MCT) If you are lucky enough to get your lender to modify your mortgage, you shouldn't end up dogged by a miserable credit score. ...


Home Sales Dip Less than Expected in June

TOP 5 IN REAL ESTATE, July 2010 – (MCT) — The U.S. market for existing housing sales softened less than expected last month, with purchases of previously owned homes sliding 5.1 percent, a national trade group said Thursday. ...