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|3 types of content that will help you stand out from the herd |
- Thu, 22 Jun 2017 08:09:04 +0000
There are plenty of options that give brokerages an edge in creating content. I'm talking about more than just email blasts, postcards and newsletters. I’m going to walk you through three types of content that are hardly used in real estate, but can create a difference between you and your competitors ...
|3 tips for converting online real estate leads into clients |
- Thu, 22 Jun 2017 07:30:27 +0000
So you have an online lead, now what? Once you do receive a response to one of your online campaigns, you might find yourself on a slippery slope when it comes to responding and monetizing. The strategy below has worked successfully for my clients and me ...
|How do you relaunch a listing that hasn’t sold with other agents? |
- Thu, 22 Jun 2017 07:15:30 +0000
A large part of our business involves selling houses that other real estate agents haven’t been able to sell. Sellers get fatigued, so the most important thing to remember is that we are here to be of service to them. If that means you need to stand your ground to get changes made in order to help the home sell, do it -- that’s your duty. ...
|Saving time for hobbies can boost your career |
- Thu, 22 Jun 2017 07:05:27 +0000
Investing in your creativity is a great way to boost your mood and your productivity. The American Institute of Stress recommends making time for hobbies to reduce stress and fatigue; hobbies like painting, gardening and cooking can help busy professionals relieve themselves of stress and increase happiness ...
|Rivals FBS and Solid Earth team up to offer MLS ‘front end of choice’ |
- Wed, 21 Jun 2017 22:48:07 +0000
Real estate agents and brokers know that sometimes cooperating is the best way to both compete and serve their clients. Two MLS vendors, FBS and Solid Earth, have struck a deal in that spirit ...
|Daily market update: June 21, 2017 |
- Wed, 21 Jun 2017 22:41:12 +0000
Mortgage rates plus all the latest real estate market news ...
|Lead thinks you’re the listing agent? Zillow’s StreetEasy offers responses |
- Wed, 21 Jun 2017 22:08:29 +0000
"You're not the listing agent?" It's a common question agents hear from leads who came through a listing portal, where agents who aren't the exclusive listing agent can pay to have contacts routed to them. And responding can be a challenge, as buyers may be puzzled or feel misled when they're surprised by who's on the other end of the listing. Zillow Group's StreetEasy -- a New York City listing portal that recently introduced Premier Agent ads that can spark this question -- has published tactics for handling the situation ...
||National Association of Realtors - Real Estate Education, Information, Marketing Resources
|Best Cell Phone Plans for Seniors |
- Wed, 28 Oct 2015 17:37:52 GMT
Cell phones are important, especially for seniors who can live, driving and spend a lot of time alone. The benefits of owning a cell phone safety are obvious; call for help can be a necessity. Many wireless companies have changed their marketing efforts to push wireless packages for seniors that offer many of the same standard features as other wireless plans and similar and monthly
|Best Cell Phone Plans |
- Tue, 27 Oct 2015 12:32:12 GMT
As a wide variety of mobile phone plans and deals are coping up these days, sometimes the mobile phone buyers feel helpless and confused rather than finding the comfort of shopping. This happens just because right after entering into a shop for buying a handset you get loaded with a bunch of offers and deals knowing about all of those in detail and then deciding to go for one on the
|Best Prepaid Cell Phone Plans |
- Mon, 26 Oct 2015 15:57:22 GMT
Nowadays having a Smartphone is simply another one of life basic needs. Understanding all too well about reliance on those devices, mobile phone service providers are capable to charge high costs for monthly data plans and all of the other extras. For people who just need a simple wireless plan or don't like the idea of joining a 2 or 3 years agreement, a prepaid cell phone is a good
|Best Cell Phone Companies |
- Sun, 25 Oct 2015 21:37:32 GMT
Getting the best cell phone plan on a fresh cell phone deal is far from simple], and you are forgiven for purchasing the impression that cell phone companies are intentionally making it complicated. As soon as you have chosen what phone you desire, you still need to choose which service provider to sign up with, at which purpose you might ask whether it makes sense to purchase a
||RISMedia Real Estate News, Industry Trends, Marketing - Residential & Commercial
|Lights Out: Rising Mortgage Star Sindeo Announces Unexpected Shutdown |
- Wed, 21 Jun 2017 20:40:57 +0000
To the surprise of many, four-year-old technology-based mortgage company Sindeo announced the shuttering of its doors on Tuesday evening. Hailing from San Francisco, the company sprung up in 2013 with the intention of changing the way consumers shop for mortgages. Founded by Ori Zohar and CEO Nick Stamos, the start-up secured more than $15 million […]
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|Moline Retires From HomeServices of America, Five Regional Presidents Named |
- Wed, 21 Jun 2017 19:34:10 +0000
HomeServices of America on Wednesday announced the retirement of Robert Moline, president and CEO of its real estate brokerage division, naming five regional presidents who will work to continue the network’s expansion: Candace Adams, president, Northeast Region and president and CEO of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices New England, Westchester, and New York Properties; Mary Lee Blaylock, […]
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|Research: Rental Demand to Escalate by the Millions |
- Tue, 20 Jun 2017 19:47:21 +0000
Inventory shortages are weighing down just about every housing market, with supply on all sides—renter- and owner-occupied—on a months-long downtrend. A new multifamily report now estimates that by 2030, some 4 million new apartments alone will be needed to keep pace with demand. “Apartment rentals are on the rise, and this trend is expected to […]
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|Build Your Business With the REALTOR® Store |
- Tue, 20 Jun 2017 19:44:48 +0000
NAR PULSE—NAR’s online REALTOR® Store offers hundreds of business-boosting products and publications to help REALTORS® succeed, including titles just for brokers. Find everything you need, from the latest research reports, Real Estate Brokerage Essentials®, the latest tech topics and webinars that will give you a competitive edge. Start shopping. REALTOR® University Graduate Spotlight: Deborah Carter […]
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|Maximize Your Business With Women Homebuyers: Register for the 2017 NAWRB Nexus Conference Today! |
- Tue, 20 Jun 2017 19:42:02 +0000
The synergy leading up to the 2017 NAWRB Nexus Conference: Women’s Collaboration for the Future is filling up our attendees list faster than you can say “Sold!” With an inside look at housing ecosystem developments, NAWRB’s expert panelists deliver actionable solutions with specialized forecasts. Women homebuyers are one of the most exciting and fastest-growing markets today. With […]
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|Natural Born Leaders: The Women in Charge at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & Roach |
- Tue, 20 Jun 2017 19:37:06 +0000
While statistics from the National Association of REALTORS® show that 62 percent of REALTORS® are women, the broker and executive level of the real estate business is still predominantly occupied by men. Fortunately, the tides are turning and more women are taking their place among the industry’s upper echelon. At Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Fox & […]
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|Now You Can Live Like Top Talent in Los Feliz |
- Tue, 20 Jun 2017 19:34:02 +0000
Editor’s Note: This was originally published on RISMedia’s blog, Housecall. See what else is cookin’ now at blog.rismedia.com: 11 Reasons Why Your Home Isn’t Selling Protect Your Home From an Invisible—and Fatal—Danger: Radon Top 10 Urban Properties With the Best Views Want to live like top talent? What about a top talent booker? Talent agent Tom Windish—the […]
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||The Wall Street Journal Real Estate News
|Greece Impact on Property Limited But Investors Are Concerned About Spain |
- Tue, 07 Jul 2015 14:55:04 +0000
So far, commercial real-estate analysts looking at Europe’s booming market are not too concerned that Greece’s turmoil will spread further afield.
|Blessing in Disguise: Greece Crisis Could Cool Property Market |
- Fri, 03 Jul 2015 20:59:57 +0000
Greece appears to be slipping ever closer to an exit from the euro zone. While a potential catastrophe for the country, it might actually be a good thing for Europe's booming commercial real-estate markets.
|Millennials Just Like the Rest of Us When it Comes to Home Renovations |
- Fri, 26 Jun 2015 21:19:44 +0000
Contrary to popular perception, younger people aren’t more keen on trendy upgrades such as green materials and smart technology when it comes to renovating their homes, a new survey finds.
|Economists Assign Blame For Housing Shortage |
- Fri, 26 Jun 2015 16:43:07 +0000
The national supply of homes for sale is getting squeezed by the small amount of equity millions of would-be sellers have in their properties and relatively weak output from home builders, according to economists speaking Friday at a real-estate conference in Miami.
|Low Income and Underwater |
- Thu, 25 Jun 2015 20:14:09 +0000
Even in places where negative equity has mostly vanished, areas with lower median incomes are doing worse.
|Economists: Home Builders Neglecting Entry-Level Market |
- Thu, 25 Jun 2015 17:56:46 +0000
Nela Richardson, chief economist for brokerage Redfin Corp., and Selma Hepp, chief economist for Zillow Group’s Trulia real-estate website, both said builders aren’t constructing enough entry-level housing to meet demand. They’re focusing more of their resources instead, the economists said, on building pricey homes for buyers with ample credit.
|Principal Reduction: A Mortgage Quandary With No Easy Answers |
- Wed, 24 Jun 2015 19:34:59 +0000
Pretty much ever since he took the helm in January 2014, Federal Housing Finance Agency Director Melvin Watt has been under pressure from housing advocates and some lawmakers to allow mortgage-finance giants Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to reduce the mortgage principal on at least some home loans.