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The company resumed buying homes through Zillow Offers last week following a nearly two-month pause due to COVID-19.Original linkOriginal author: Patrick Kearns
realtor.com, Bryan Woolston/Getty ImagesBrad Parscale, campaign manager of President Donald Trump‘s 2020 re-election bid, just might have found a renter in Florida. The Fort Lauderdale unit he had up for lease at a price of $4,500 a month went off the market a couple of weeks ago.Parscale first placed the townhome on the rental market a year ago, f
This couple loved their neighborhood in San Francisco’s Noe Valley, but after having two kids, they found the warren of small, dark spaces in their house wasn’t conducive to a homey family life. “One of their children has special needs and it was very important for them to have comfortable living spaces,”...Original author: Becky Harris
This couple loved their neighborhood in San Francisco’s Noe Valley, but after having two kids, they found the warren of small, dark spaces in their house wasn’t conducive to a homey family life. “One of their children has special needs and it was very important for them to have comfortable living spaces,”...Original author: Becky Harris
A true real estate pro offers a checklist on Brad Inman's podcast for brokers, owners and Realtors to re-engage their clients, customers and most importantly, agents.Original linkOriginal author: Inman
In this episode of Houzz TV Live, interior designer Jules Duffy takes viewers through the eclectic-style dining room she created after converting a garage into extra living space for her home in Madison, New Jersey. The room...Original author: Mitchell Parker
bingokid/Getty ImagesBy now, you may have spent months working in a makeshift home office after the COVID-19 pandemic required many employees to take their work home and shelter in place. And even as states allow restaurants, bars, and retail stores to reopen, many employees are planning to keep working from home for the foreseeable future.Those wh
With longer days on the horizon, summer is a good time to get going on some larger home projects both indoors and out. Hotter weather is also your cue to tune up those irrigation systems, boost shade and (finally) clean out the garage. Check these to-dos off your list to keep your home and...Original author: Laura Gaskill
Justin Paget/Getty ImagesThere are so many things to consider when looking for the right home: Is it located in a good neighborhood with an easy commute to work? Does the price tag fit within the budget? And perhaps most importantly, does it have everything that Fido and Tigger need to live long, happy lives there?Almost 95% of pet owners said they
Fancy/Veer/Corbis/Getty ImagesFor baby boomers, the question of when—and where—they’ll retire is a perennial topic of discussion. But with the novel coronavirus sweeping the globe, it has become an especially pressing question these days.Many are feeling the pressure to ramp up their decision-making and act fast—between concerns over COVID-19 conta
Why are some profiles disasters while others are marketing masterpieces? Whatever the reasons for subpar online profiles, now is the time to give your web presence a second look. Follow these steps to create a profile potential buyers will gravitate toward. Original linkOriginal author: Jay Thompson
Jia Jiang, author of a bestselling book on overcoming fear of rejection, shares his new research about fostering motivation and building productive habits that stick. Here's how agents can create consistent prospecting habits that result in increased sales.Original linkOriginal author: Bernice Ross
This week, our readers share the values, principles and ideas they learned when they were first starting out and finding their footing in the industry. Original linkOriginal author: Inman
Called Conversion Boost, the new tool qualifies and nurtures internet leads for brokerages and their agents, and OJO Labs boasts that it increases conversion rates by more than 200 percent.Original linkOriginal author: Patrick Kearns
With Stacey Brown Randall’s unique no-ask approach to referral generation, she’s helped clients grow from 30-40 referrals per year to well over 300. Here’s her five-step system for getting referrals without being pushy. Original linkOriginal author: Pat Hiban
AntonioGuillem / Getty ImagesIn this uncertain time of the novel coronavirus, many renters, eager to change their living situations, may consider breaking their lease. Some may be interested in moving from their city apartments and to less populated areas, while others may find themselves suddenly unemployed and forced to look for cheaper housing o
Original linkOriginal author: Devon Broderick
About a quarter of Realtors® said they've sold a home in the past week to buyers who only saw the home virtually says @JessicaLautz. There isn't pre-pandemic data for comparisons since "we didn't really have a good reason to ask the question."https://www.housebeautiful.com/design-inspiration/real-estate/a32661372/people-are-buying-vacation-houses-s
realtor.com, Nick Cammett/Diamond ImagesWith his NFL career in serious doubt, Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Ryan Shazier has listed his Fox Chapel, PA, home for $2.95 million. Shazier purchased the home in August 2017 for $2.6 million, only months before he suffered a serious spinal injury during a game against the Cincinnati Bengals.Shazier hasn’
RT @NAR_Research: View the April 2020 REALTORS® Confidence Index report, which is a key indicator of housing market strength based on a monthly survey sent to over 50,000 real estate practitioners. http://ow.ly/gdG450zMXzvOriginal linkOriginal author: NAR Media Relations