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Todays Real Estate News Archive


Using Web 2.0 to Connect Buyers, Sellers and Agents

By Maria Patterson ...


Corporations Continue to Relocate Employees at Record Levels

RISMEDIA, May 14, 2008-Despite a slowing economy, an overwhelming majority of multinational corporations remain highly optimistic about the global outlook for their businesses and say they plan to send more employees on overseas assignments in the months ahead, according to the new Global Relocation Trends Survey, published annually by GMAC ...


More than a Matter of Convenience – The Importance of Home Warranties

By Kayla O'Brien ...


Container Shortage Impacts International Shipments

By Fayette Wester ...


Tony Anton Named Director General of First American Title’s Mexico Operations

RISMEDIA, May 13, 2008-First American Title Insurance Company announced that Tony Anton has been named director general of the company's operations in Mexico. A first-generation American with family ties to Mexico, Anton's knowledge of the country's market and culture will assist him with the implementation of new strategies for the ...


Solid Earth to Offer ListHub

RISMEDIA, May 13, 2008-Threewide Corporation announced that the company has entered into a joint marketing agreement with Solid Earth, providers of the LIST-IT full service Internet MLS solution. Under the terms of the agreement, Solid Earth will be offering ListHub to its MLS and broker customers. ListHub is a tool ...


SentriLock Enters New Agreements to Install Lockbox Technology

RISMEDIA, May 9, 2008-SentriLock, a provider of electronic lockbox solutions for the real estate industry, announced that it has entered into agreements with the Honolulu Board of Realtors®, the Chicago Association of Realtors and six neighboring suburban associations, as well as six boards and associations in the greater Denver area. ...


VisualTour Adds Greater Web 2.0 Value for Realtors

RISMEDIA, May 8, 2008-VisualTour launched a new, national marketing campaign designed to add value to real estate professionals working in today's evolving market conditions. With the slowdown in home sales affecting Realtors and consumers in much of the U.S., VisualTour has implemented a new marketing campaign to support the efforts ...


Cyberhomes Launches Redesigned Real Estate Listings and Home Evaluation Site

RISMEDIA, May 7, 2008-Fidelity National Financial, Inc., a Fortune 500 provider of products, services and technology solutions to the financial and real estate industries, has announced the release of a completely redesigned and enhanced Cyberhomes.com, the real estate listings and home evaluation site from Fidelity National Real Estate Solutions (FNRES). ...


Realcomp to Add ShowingDesk Web Edition to Its Showing Management Offering

RISMEDIA, May 7, 2008-ShowingTime, a showing management technology provider, and Realcomp II Ltd., a full-service real estate industry provider offering Multiple Listing Services, real property data, products and training to 2,200 broker offices in Southeast Michigan, announced that Realcomp will add ShowingDesk Web Edition to its showing management offering to ...


Realtor Lifestyles – A League of Their Own

By Kayla O'Brien ...


RE: Real Estate–100 Years in Celebration of the American Dream

In May 1908, 120 men gathered at a YMCA hall in Chicago with the goal to "unite the real estate men of America" and turn the fledgling real estate business into a profession. What emerged from that meeting was the National Association of Real Estate Exchanges, which today thrives as ...


Letters to the Editor: May 2008

A Little Bit of Understanding. Staging Sells. Demographics and Affordability."Growing Market Share through Customer Segmentation" ...


NAR Power Broker Roundtable: Recruiting in Today’s Market

Recruiting in Today's Market: Cut Back or Step Up Efforts? ...


The Evolution of a Real Estate Recruiter

Commentary by Don Kottick ...


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