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Want Success? Do What Elite Producers Do

In late April, a group of nearly 200 RE/MAX top producers came together in Arizona for two days of learning, networking and exchanging great ideas. Although they brought unique perspectives to the table, they shared a common thread: being wildly successful (each topping ...


Using Technology to Streamline the Real Estate Transaction

It’s no secret that technology has profoundly changed the way we do business. ...


Century 21 Real Estate Survey to Help Members Better Serve Buyers with Disabilities

Century 21 Real Estate  recently announced the results of the CENTURY 21® “Persons with Disabilities Home Buying Survey.” In alignment with the 25th Anniversary celebration of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), the survey’s goal was to help CENTURY 21 System members gain insight into the current state of the real estate ...


Department of Defense Issues Final Military Lending Act Rule

After nearly three years of study, the Department of Defense issued the final Military Lending Act (MLA) rule. ...


Living Smart: Ideas to Organize your Pantry Cabinet

(TNS)—The key to a decluttered kitchen starts with pantry organization — but tackling shelf upon shelf of cans, boxes and bags of food can be daunting. ...


ERA Real Estate Appoints New Chief Operating Officer

ERA Real Estate, a global franchising leader, has announced the appointment of Susan Yannaccone as chief operating officer. She is a 17-year industry veteran with impressive leadership experience in franchise management and real estate brokerage operations. ...


Coldwell Banker #3 on list of Best Companies for Work-Life Balance

As Americans in many industries increasingly work longer hours than previous generations and technology continues to facilitate the seepage of work life into home life, companies that prioritize their employees’ work-life balance become increasingly attractive. ...


MLS, Industry Executives Discuss State of the MLS and Data Sharing

The CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.) recently convened a roundtable of industry experts on the topic of the Multiple Listing Service and data management issues. The highlights of the roundtable are outlined in a new whitepaper issued by the Center for California Real ...


Mortgage Rates Move Lower

Freddie Mac recently released the results of its Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®), showing fixed mortgage rates reversing course once again and moving lower amid mixed economic and housing data. ...


Money Tips for Those Expecting

(TNS)—Deciding to have children is one of the most life-altering choices you’ll ever make. Joy, stress, excitement, exhaustion, hundreds of books on how to not screw up, and thousands of bucks to prepare your little one: Your plate is now loaded. Here are ...


Florida’s Housing Market: More Closed Sales, Rising Prices in June 2015

Florida’s housing market reported more closed sales, higher median prices and tightening inventory in June, according to the latest housing data released by Florida Realtors®. Closed sales of existing single-family homes statewide totaled 27,729 last month, up 19.6 percent over June 2014. ...


Upping the Ante with Mobile Marketing

When transportation industry vet Maury Westerdale retired from Ford in the early ’90s, he invested in a storage facility and discovered the benefit of having a rental truck program as part of his business. ...


NAR’s Commitment to Brokers: Hearing Your Voices, Meeting Your Needs

As the chief advocate organization supporting the real estate industry, the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) serves as a vital partner with all brokers. NAR advocates on behalf of the industry, works to help brokers be successful and supports your efforts through a variety of venues and vehicles. ...


How to Get Inside the Seller’s Mindset

A woman who lived in her home for over 25 years, who raised four kids there, is now ready to live a simpler life. She contacted a home staging company to help downsize to a two-bedroom condo. Over the phone, she mentioned removing ...


California Pending Home Sales Continue Annual Increase for Seventh Straight Month

California pending home sales continued to gain steam in June, registering seven months of continued annual increases and the fifth consecutive month of double-digit increases, according to the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.). ...


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