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CENTURY 21 New Millennium Named Platinum Award Winner by Cartus Broker Network

CENTURY 21 New Millennium has been named a Platinum Award winner by the Cartus Broker Network at its annual Broker Network International Conference held February 25-28 in Florida at the Harbor Beach Marriott Resort and Spa, Ft. Lauderdale. Cartus is a worldwide leader in employee relocation solutions. ...


Housing Starts Dip Slightly in February; Permits Surge

(MCT)—Construction of new housing units remained essentially flat last month compared to January as builders struggled to ramp up construction. ...


A Picture Speaks a Thousand Words

Have you ever felt like you’re drowning in content? With so many news sources from TV, social media, email newsletters, RSS feeds and more, all often serving up the same information, you start to tune it out. You get into a groove ...


HUD Awards $1.8 Billion to Improve, Preserve Public Housing

U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Shaun Donovan recently awarded nearly $1.8 billion to public housing authorities in all 50 states, as well as the District of Columbia, Guam, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, to make major large-scale improvements to the nation’s 1.1 million public housing ...


Living Smart: Spring Housecleaning Tips and Tricks

(MCT)—How do your cleaning skills compare to those of pros who’ve earned homeowners’ shining reviews? ...


Great Smoky Mountains Association of REALTORS® Introduces Point2 MLS and Association Consumer Portal

The Great Smoky Mountains Association of REALTORS® (GSMAR) announced today that its new website, GSMAR.com, is now live. The real estate search portal is powered by Point2 to provide consumers with information about local properties for sale using timely and accurate data that originates from the GSMAR Multiple ...


The Impact of Office Design on Your Business

Earlier this week Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate hosted another fantastic Google+ Hangout on the topic, "The Impact of Office Design on Business." ...


Is Your Marketing Competitive?

Some of the highest-powered real estate agents will tell you that when prospective clients reach out to them, it's because they feel as if they already “know” them. That’s because those agents are continually getting their name and brand in front of ...


To Franchise or Not to Franchise?

I tell each broker we work with the same thing. Every franchise is different and every broker is different. Your decision to franchise or not to franchise should be based on your specific needs. ...


Connecting with the Modern Consumer: Do Business Anytime, Anyplace

Today’s consumer is always on the go, and with virtual accessibility expanding every day, they expect their agent to be able to keep up. Whether they’re checking in from the airport or the local coffee shop, buyers want the ability to further their real estate transaction without making an office ...


6 Tips to Gain the Edge and Meet Your Goals

Great people throughout history often fail, quite miserably, before finally reaching their goals, says international business strategist Dan Waldschmidt. ...


Century 21 Real Estate, Google and Videolicious Launch Marketing Suite

Century 21 Real Estate LLC recently announced the launch of C21 Social XchangeSM, in conjunction with agreements with Google and Videolicious. Through an industry-first licensing agreement with Google, a co-marketing agreement with Google Adwords, and a comprehensive licensing agreement with Videolicious, the C21 Social Xchange combines a comprehensive ...


Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Named ‘Real Estate Agency Brand of the Year’ in 2014 Harris Poll EquiTrend® Study

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, the new real estate brokerage network operated by HSF Affiliates LLC, recently announced it was named “Real Estate Agency Brand of the Year” in the 26th annual Harris Poll EquiTrend® study. ...


How Will the Winding Down of Fannie and Freddie Affect Homebuyers?

A bipartisan proposal seeks to wind down mortgage giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac and completely overhaul the nation’s mortgage system. According to Don Frommeyer, CRMS, President of NAMB (The Association of Mortgage Professionals), “A change in the mortgage system will be ...


6 Questions to Ask before a Refinance

(MCT)—A home mortgage refinance may sound like a good idea in theory, but it’s not always possible or desirable. ...


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