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Todays Real Estate News Archive


American Home Shield increases Available Options with FlexPlan

RISMEDIA, April 18, 2008-American Home Shield is providing homeowners personalized, comprehensive home warranty coverage to help alleviate some of the financial concerns associated with covered breakdowns of many of their home's major systems and appliances. ...


Obeo Announces Andy Evans as Director of Product Strategy

RISMEDIA, April 17, 2008-Obeo, a provider of full-service residential real estate online marketing products in North America, announced Andy Evans as its director of product strategy. ...


Reply.com Goes beyond the Click

RISMEDIA, April 17, 2008-Reply.com announces the launch of the world's most liquid lead marketplace, offering the highest level of control and putting the power back in the hands of online lead buyers and sellers. ...


Fun & Games for Real Estate Wannabe’s

RISMEDIA, April 17, 2008-GOSUB 60, an independent innovator, publisher and marketer of mobile entertainment, announced the availability of House Flipping Frenzy, a new game that challenges players' skills in the real estate market. ...


A Guide for Real Estate Agents in Every Market Condition

RISMEDIA, April 16, 2008-According to PropertyMinder, the iMARKETING System consistently plays a tremendous role in today's unstable market. Presented at seminars across the United States, it shows Realtors® a successful blend of traditional practices with highly reliable and innovative Internet Marketing technology. The system covers Prospecting, Listing & Selling, and ...


Steve Patterson Named Chairman of NAHB’s Multifamily Leadership Board

RISMEDIA, April 16, 2008-The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) announced that Steve Patterson, president and CEO of Orlando, Fla.-based ZOM USA, was appointed chairman of its Multifamily Leadership Board during the Board's spring meeting held last week in Colorado Springs, Colo. Patterson succeeds Leonard Wood, founding partner of Atlanta-based ...


Diane Turton Named One of NJ’s Most Successful Business Owners

RISMEDIA, April 15, 2008-Diane Turton, who always believed that a career in real estate offered her limitless opportunities, was selected by the New Jersey Association of Women Business Owners (NJAWBO) as one of 30 most successful women entrepreneurs in the Garden State. ...


Sotheby’s International Realty Network Honored by Franchise Business Review

RISMEDIA, April 15, 2008-Sotheby's International Realty Affiliates LLC announced it won Franchise Business Review's Best in Category for Real Estate Franchisee Satisfaction award. ...


Oakwood Worldwide Donates Hundreds of Uniforms to Local Charities to Benefit Work Programs

RISMEDIA, April 14, 2008-Oakwood Worldwide, a global temporary housing provider, announced it has donated nearly 700 previously-worn uniforms in excellent condition to local and national charities in seven U.S. cities. Hundreds of skirts, pants, shirts, jackets and ties will benefit local return-to-work programs in Washington, D.C., San Francisco, Los Angeles, ...


New Office Utilizes Energy-saving Technologies as Part of Conservation Initiative

RISMEDIA, April 14, 2008-Arpin International Group - Boston has moved to a newly renovated office in Tyngsboro, Mass. to accommodate its growing operation in the greater Boston metropolitan area. ...


UPworld.com Membership Passes 2,000 Mark

RISMEDIA, April 14, 2008-The membership of UPworld.com - the first on-line professional networking community for the real estate, architecture, and construction industries - has reached 2,000. Announcing the milestone, Jennifer Magee, UPworld Co-founder and CEO, commented, "The explosive growth of the UPworld.com community has vastly exceeded our initial expectations. Since ...


HomeServices of America, Inc., Names Robert Moline President and COO

RISMEDIA, April 14, 2008-Robert Moline has been named president and chief operating officer (COO) of HomeServices of America, Inc., a Berkshire Hathaway affiliate, and home services provider in the United States.The announcement was made by Ron Peltier, CEO of HomeServices of America, who now also assumes additional duties with the ...


Prudential Connecticut Realty Launches Home Suite to Attract Internet Buyers

RISMEDIA, April 14, 2008-Prudential Connecticut Realty announced the launch of its newest exclusive website feature, Home SuiteSM, which is designed to highlight various residential listings and assist those looking for a home online. ...


The Power of Web-to-print Portals in Real Estate

RISMEDIA, April 11, 2008-Many growing enterprise-level businesses are turning to Web-to-print portal solutions to help centralize, control and disperse marketing materials to distributed sales networks. The real estate industry is no exception. For many major real estate firms, Web-to-print portals help agents and brokers keep in contact with their audience ...


a la mode’s DaVinci Receives the ‘Certified for Windows Vista’ Logo

RISMEDIA, April 11, 2008-a la mode, inc., one of the real estate industry's mission-critical technology companies, announced that its DaVinci product is the first real estate appraisal program in the U.S. to receive the Certified for Windows Vista logo, ushering in next-generation reliability to the real estate appraisal process. DaVinci ...