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The Best Window Treatments for Sellers

Thu, 01/05/2017 - 00:00

Window treatments offer many benefits to sellers: They can bolster the look of a home's interior, making a positive first impression on buyers...

Where It’s Easier to Keep Financial Resolutions

Thu, 01/05/2017 - 00:00

Your clients’ chances of being able to save up for a down payment and obtain homeownership may be highest in these locales. 

Putting Your Needs First, NAR Leaders Called ‘Influencers’

Wed, 01/04/2017 - 00:00

NAR's 2017 president and president-elect were at the forefront of a number of REALTOR® association executives named to Inman's...

The Next Big Thing in Smart-Home Tech

Wed, 01/04/2017 - 00:00

Voice control is the next buzzword in smart-home technology, a new Coldwell Banker survey shows. It’s also expected to steal a lot of the...

More Equity Likely Coming to Owners

Wed, 01/04/2017 - 00:00

“Last summer’s very low mortgage rates sparked demand, and with for-sale inventories low, the result has been a pickup in home-price...

Foreign Buyers: U.S. Is Tops for Real Estate

Wed, 01/04/2017 - 00:00

The United States remains the world’s most popular choice for foreign real estate capital, a new survey reveals. 

A Homeowner's Worst Nightmare: Bed Bugs

Wed, 01/04/2017 - 00:00

“Anyone can get bed bugs in their home. They are not a sign of uncleanliness,” says an entomologist. Here’s what you can do to...

Mortgage Applications Plunge 12% End-of-Year

Wed, 01/04/2017 - 00:00

Mortgage application volume dropped sharply over the holidays, despite a drop in mortgage rates at the end of the year. 

Help Clients Avoid House-Hunting Drama

Tue, 01/03/2017 - 00:00

Moving can be stressful and turn someone with the calmest temperament into a real drama queen. Here are some tips to share with your buyers about...

Kick off 2017: Supercharge Your Productivity

Tue, 01/03/2017 - 00:00

If your New Year’s resolution was to be more productive, heed this advice to get there. 

This May Be It for the Luxury Rental Boom

Tue, 01/03/2017 - 00:00

Landlords of high-end properties may be forced to cut rents and offer concessions as supply starts to outstrip demand. 

The Locales with the Oldest, Newest Homes

Tue, 01/03/2017 - 00:00

Here’s where your buyers may have the easiest time finding a new home, and the markets where buyers can expect it to be the most difficult...

80% of Housing Markets Are Getting Better

Tue, 01/03/2017 - 00:00

2017 is starting on a real estate high note. The majority of the top 100 housing markets are steadily improving from their historic benchmark...

Post-Disaster, Families Rebuild Bigger, Better

Tue, 01/03/2017 - 00:00

Call it resilience. Homeowners who rebuild following a hurricane, wildfire, earthquake, or flood are using it as an opportune time to do fancier...

Suburbs Offer Big Business Potential

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 00:00

Here are five reasons real estate companies should look to gain suburban market share in 2017 and beyond.

Putting Mortgage Rates Into Perspective

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 00:00

Though mortgage rates moved higher again this week, borrowers should still appreciate how low they are.

12 Best Cities to Ring in the New Year

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 00:00

New York's Times Square may have the reputation for being the spot to celebrate New Year's, but these cities offer a comparable...

Your Buyers Can Get a Lower Mortgage Rate

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 00:00

Though rates have jumped in recent weeks, you can "pay points" to bring down the cost. Here's how to help your clients determine if...

5 Home Design Fads That Are Out in 2017

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 00:00

Particularly in the kitchen, some trends that were hot this year won't be next year.

How to Protect Your Clients From Hackers

Fri, 12/30/2016 - 00:00

Instances are becoming more common in which criminals hack into real estate professionals' emails and send messages to their clients asking...

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