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5 Questions to Ask Before Selling Your Home—and Why Missing Even One Can Cost You Dearly via @realtordotcom @DanielBortz Original link Original author: NAR Media Relations
Gene Gorelik dropped dollar bills on a homeless camp in an attempt to get residents to leave. None took the offer, and the developer was escorted off the site. Original link Original author: Veronika Bondarenko
Turning homebuyers into investors can mean more financial security for them and more business for agents. But especially less-experienced investors may need help getting started Original link Original author: Jim Dalrymple II
Investment management firm BlackRock now owns a stake in the real estate holding company valued at approximately 16 percent. Original link Original author: Patrick Kearns
This fall, Inman will honor the inaugural class of inductees into the Inman Golden I Club. The class will be announced live at Luxury Connect, Oct. 16-17 in Beverly Hills. Find out more about the Golden I Club here. Original link Original author: Inman
In the quest to establish a robust real estate investment portfolio, big cities are ripe with opportunity — and with risk. Consider these five factors to help you assess the viability of any urban investment property. Original link Original author: Romana King
Mid-year review: What’s happening in housing, and more important, what’s not via @Bankrate @NatalieMCampisi @NAR_Research Original link Original author: NAR Media Relations
For a $10 yearly fee, Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate agents can provide clients with access to Better Homes and Gardens magazine's Insider program. Original link Original author: Patrick Kearns
RT @NAR_Research: . @JessicaLautz, Vice President of Demographics and Behavioral Insights for the National Association of Realtors, joins 'Your Future Home' to discuss how women are changing the market. via @cheddar #NARHBS Original link Original author: NAR Media Relations
RT @NAR_Research: NAR Chief Economist, Lawrence Yun, discusses highlights from the May existing-home sales and pending home sales releases. Original link Original author: NAR Media Relations
Kentucky Realtor Michaelle Warner thought the whimsical advertisements would be a fun way to draw attention to her services. Original link Original author: Veronika Bondarenko
The alliance will make Concierge Auctions the 'preferred auction provider' of Italian Sotheby’s, according to a statement. Original link Original author: Jim Dalrymple II
Some have objected to a listing photo that includes several rifles, but the family's agent says the weapons are part of the staging. Original link Original author: Jim Dalrymple II
Emerging from a low point in his life, both personally and professionally, Gary Keller reevaluated, reprioritized and let go of fear, allowing himself to take a leap of faith and create Keller Williams as we know it today. Original link Original author: Inman Content Studio
Pricing a home is no delicate matter. The data can be overwhelming. But the right tech tools can enable you and your clients to wrangle all that information and come to a rational agreement on how the property should be priced — if you have a compelling CMA. Here are four ideas on how to arrive at that magical sales number. Original link Original a
You have to choose to focus, you have to choose to take action, you have to choose to grow, or you will die. Whatever you want in life is achievable. Here are three ways you can decide to grow. Original link Original author: Joshua Lybolt
Every summer the National Association of Realtors names its 30 Under 30 honorees. These real estate pros demonstrate a high degree of “skill, success, creativity, and leadership in their careers.” This year’s cohort is no exception. Find out what drives these five top agents and what their game plans for the future look like here. Original link Ori
Your agents are busy. They’re doing routine tasks like making copies and answering emails, along with less mundane tasks like marketing themselves and their clients’ properties, taking continuing education classes, and much (much) more. Original link Original author: Jay Hall
What’s hot and what’s not when it comes to property listings shifts every season as a new generation of home buyers joins the market. We surveyed a team of industry professionals and found the top three trends a listing needs in order to be competitive this year. Original link Original author: Kate Bacheller
Opportunity Zones have been called everything from a ridiculous loophole to the hottest pitch in RE. They were established by Congress in the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act of 2017 to encourage long-term investments in low-income urban & rural communities nationwide. Original link Original author: Thomas McDonald