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Typically, agents are at a loss as to how they should work with investors or if they should even do so at all. But by using the right rules of engagement, agents can boost their income and grow their business. Here are a few perks of working with investors.Original linkOriginal author: Gary Wilson
Many people have a tendency to go straight into survival mode when crisis hits, but Kathleen Black is here to help you thrive, rather than survive, in uncertainty.Original linkOriginal author: Kathleen Black
Mauricio Umansky shares how his team grew The Agency’s Instagram account to be one of the most-followed residential real estate accounts in the world.Original linkOriginal author: Mauricio Umansky
The number of U.S. homes in the process of foreclosure that are currently sitting empty barely changed between the first and second quarters of 2020, due to the coronavirus-induced moratorium on foreclosures.Original linkOriginal author: Lillian Dickerson
Founded by a former Southern California agent, creative services company focuses on all things real estate video, from market updates to Zoom-call coaching. Original linkOriginal author: Craig C. Rowe
realtor.comHomes crafted from shipping containers are often found in urban or suburban settings. They’re often designed to fit a small lot and appeal to outside-the-box buyers who desire a short walk to cafés and shops.That’s what makes this shipping container home in Carbondale, CO, so different. It’s set on 35 acres of land in the Roaring Fork Va
fstop123/Getty ImagesUntil recently, the prognosis for the housing market wasn’t great. With the economy in a free fall, home sellers swiftly took down their “For Sale” signs and many buyers chose to wait out the coronavirus pandemic. It was like the pause button was pushed on the normally bustling spring home-buying season.But as states reopen the
In cities with floodplains but no recent catastrophic events, few homeowners actually have flood insurance, according to a report by ValuePenguin.Original linkOriginal author: Jim Dalrymple II
Veteran real estate agent Kofi Nartey shares his 17-year journey from acting to becoming the broker-owner of his own luxury brokerage, Society Real Estate and Development. Original linkOriginal author: Marian McPherson
Gerasimov174/Getty ImagesLockdown restrictions may be lifting across much of the country, but many states are still encouraging residents to stay at home whenever possible—which means that puzzles and games are still one of the best ways to keep busy.But rather than fill your living room with one more fugly (fun, but ugly) puzzle, we thought it’d b
"A market favorable to buyers can happen when there are more homes for sale than there are buyers in the marketplace, & right now, we have a housing shortage," said NAR's Nadia Evangelou, adding the pandemic has delayed new home construction. https://themortgagereports.com/65548/sellers-vs-buyers-market-summer-2020-covid-19 @MartinspiredOriginal li
Noah Syndergaard, accused of shirking his rent payment responsibilities, fired back on Twitter: "See you in court pal."Original linkOriginal author: Patrick Kearns
RT @realtormag: “The April data for new home sales show the potential for housing to lead any recovery for the overall economy,” says NAHB's chairman. http://ow.ly/EPft50zRKE7Original linkOriginal author: NAR Media Relations
MelanieMaya/Getty, realtor.comTiki bars may prove to be the hottest amenity this summer. With vacation plans scuttled and large gatherings at the beach frowned upon, a backyard paradise that evokes tropical vibes looks as appealing as a well-mixed mai tai.These backyard paradises feature huts with thatched roofs and a belly-up-to-the-bar setup with
RT @NAR_Research: The national median existing-home price for all housing types was $286,800 in April, up 7.4 percent from a year ago. Home prices remain solid, this marks the 98th consecutive month of year-over-year gains. http://ow.ly/cqf150zRI9u #NAREHSOriginal linkOriginal author: NAR Media Relations
The real estate data race is at full throttle. Broker, MLS and association initiatives are attempting to provide brokers with faster access to more robust data. Traditional policy is hampering that progress. We need a new model.Original linkOriginal author: Sam DeBord
Two members of the Inman community who are taking the stage together next week at Connect Now share their tactics for success during this time.Original linkOriginal author: Inman
George Rose/Getty ImagesShopping, eating out and other consumer-spending categories are in free fall. But people in premium apartments are still paying their rent, the country’s largest publicly traded landlords were eager to report this month.The seven largest real-estate investment trusts that specialize in mostly high-end apartments each collect
"People who may be working from home permanently are realizing they may be able to work from anywhere," said National Association of Realtors'® @JessicaLautz. Agents are seeing an increase in interest in home offices & backyards, Dr. Lautz said. https://www.inquirer.com/news/covid-rural-city-realestate-realtor-20200527.html @JasonNarkOriginal linkO
RT @NAR_Research: At the national level, housing affordability improved in March 2020 compared to a year ago but fell compared to February, according to NAR’s Housing Affordability Index. http://ow.ly/zACv50zOaRfOriginal linkOriginal author: NAR Media Relations