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RT @JessicaLautz: Joined a panel today at the @CRLONLINE Advocacy Summit titled “Student Debt Effecting Everything Else” @NAR_Research findings which show a 7 year delay purchasing homes due to student debt. Original linkOriginal author: NAR Media Relations
RT @NAR_Research: In September 2019, pending home sales were up 3.9% year-over-year. http://ow.ly/krdf50wXdNY Original linkOriginal author: NAR Media Relations
Amid a heated industry-wide debate over off-market listings, Compass this week sent a "pre-litigation letter" to Bright MLS threatening legal action over the multiple listing service's new pocket listing policy.Original linkOriginal author: Jim Dalrymple II
A rising tide raises all ships. Here are five steps to guide your team to achieve greater marketing success.Original linkOriginal author: F. Ron Smith
When I was with a big box at the advent of social media, the higher-ups seemed to tolerate my blog, but they strongly suggested that I “get my nose out of that laptop and go out and meet people.” My how things have changed. Original linkOriginal author: Teresa Boardman
What consumers think they know about the real estate industry creates false perceptions of a profession that is often surrounded by damaging assumptions. Make it your mission to debunk these consumer-held falsehoods.Original linkOriginal author: Cara Ameer
During Luxury Connect, financial advisor Joe McLean shared how he became the go-to money manager for super-rich NBA players, why it's so important for him to be the "no" guy and what agents can learn from his strategies.Original linkOriginal author: Inman
Inman Innovator Award Finalist dashCMA announced this week it has launched a new feature for sharing reports via web link with buyers and sellers. Original linkOriginal author: Craig C. Rowe
Sotheby's International Realty agents no longer have to search for holy grail of closing gifts. SIR's parent company, Sotheby's, on Monday announced the launch of its first-ever collection of 12 branded wines.Original linkOriginal author: Marian McPherson
Want to avoid giving buyers the chills this Halloween? Avoid these potential problems that’ll have homeshoppers running for the hills.Original linkOriginal author: Carl Medford
During Luxury Connect, Caroline Pinal, co-founder of Giveback Homes, shared how 10 inspiring agents make philanthropy a priority and the ways that they've given back to their communities this year.Original linkOriginal author: Inman
RT @NAR_Research: September 2019 Pending Home Sales: http://ow.ly/Y4bZ50wXdUBOriginal linkOriginal author: NAR Media Relations
A decade after the Great Recession, the federal government wants to lure banks back into the Federal Housing Administration program that caters to first-time homebuyers, and this week, it announced regulatory changes meant to make that program more appealing.Original linkOriginal author: Jim Dalrymple II
The Consumer Federation of America on Monday published a report on commissions — here’s what agents and brokers had to say about the findings.Original linkOriginal author: Marian McPherson
Being a real estate professional is an exercise in spinning many, many plates. Keeping track of the different components of a property deal is a key skill but having that ability may not save you — or your deal — in the end. Original linkOriginal author: Inman Content Studio
The total cost of reconstruction could total more than $500 million, according to new data from CoreLogic released on Wednesday.Original linkOriginal author: Veronika Bondarenko
To meet the demand for new housing, #NAR's Lawrence Yun said, "we should explore a greater utilization of modular factory constructed homes, converting old shopping malls or vacant office space into condominiums, permitting more accessory dwelling units." https://www.mpamag.com/market-update/pending-home-sales-up-again-but-nation-is-divided-190057.
Oliver Space aims to help people avoid the time and upfront costs of trips to retailers.Original linkOriginal author: Teke Wiggin
Through a new partnership with spatial computing company Magic Leap, Sotheby’s can offer buyers an on-the-spot virtual reality experience.Original linkOriginal author: Marian McPherson
RT @NAR_Research: Halloween 2019: The Uncommon Previous Careers of REALTORS®: http://ow.ly/rePN50wXdSHOriginal linkOriginal author: NAR Media Relations