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05:02 pm | Agents everywhere are struggling to make ends meet, but right now is the worst time to stop advertising and generating new business. This author explains how agents can continue to make leads even…

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How Much is Your Listing Presentation Costing You? »

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11:36 am | What if I told you that your listing approach is costing you over $30,000 every year? Is it? Before you answer that question, do the following exercise with me. How many listings did…

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Couple’s Dream Home was a Meth Home »

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03:35 pm | After a family purchased what they thought was their dream home, their dream turned to nightmare as they began…

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How Did You Live Without These Apps? »

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11:47 am | If you want to maximize your mobile office productivity, then you will want to take advantage of using these…

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Do Real Estate Agents Matter Anymore? »

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11:53 am | Some would argue that with technology agents are less needed than ever but as until home purchases are automated,…

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Borrowers Increasingly Using Nonbank Lending for Mortgages »

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04:14 pm | Tightened lending qualification standards have caused many borrowers to look for alternative non-bank mortgage options. …

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Accountability is the Key to Success in Real Estate »

05:44 pm | One of the weaknesses of being your own boss is the lack of accountability, but measured accountability will always separate the good agents from the bad. …

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Flipping Activity Down as Deals Vanish »

06:36 pm | The best real estate deals are getting harder to find and that has caused flipping activity to go down in the last quarter according to RealtyTrac.…

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When is the Right Time for Investing in Property »

04:00 pm | Property is one of the best investments around especially in the current housing market where home prices and mortgage rates are low. …

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Old Foreclosure Debt Haunting Former Homeowners »

06:05 pm | Homeowners who thought they had a clean slate after losing their home may be facing lawsuits against them for the difference between what the banks were able to sell their home for and what was owed on their mortgage.…

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Agent’s Drone Captures Resident Half-Dressed Woman in Listing Video »

06:18 pm | A real estate agent filming a listing he was advertising with a drone caught a half-dressed woman sunbathing on a nearby home. …

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Putting IDX Out to Pasture »

06:22 pm | IDX on agent websites has been less and less important for several years, but now with consumers going mobile--and traditional IDX not meeting the need--it's time for IDX to go the way of the buffalo. …

Nov 17 2014 / Comments Off / Read More »
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Agent Finds Dead Homeless Man in Abandoned Property »

06:49 pm | A Wisconsin real estate agent stumbled upon the dead body of a homeless man in an abandoned property he was showing to potential buyers. …

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Old Foreclosure Debt Haunting Former Homeowners »

06:05 pm | Homeowners who thought they had a clean slate after losing their home may be facing lawsuits against them for the difference between what the banks were able to sell their…

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Man Posed as Realtor to Steal Jewelry »

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10:30 am | A California man who posed as a Realtor to steal jewelry from open houses is in jail today charged with ten counts…

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News Corp. Completes Acquisition of Move Inc. »

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11:36 am | Move Inc., the parent company of Realtor.com, was acquired by News Corp. and the partnership was completed today. …

Nov 18 2014 / Comments Off / Read More »
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Homes Are Getting Harder to Afford »

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11:32 am | Housing affordability is down nationwide from last quarter according to a National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Opportunity Index.…

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Freddie Mac’s Predictions for 2015 »

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11:14 am | Freddie Mac is predicting modest growth for real estate in the coming year citing consumer confidence, lower energy costs and an improving…

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Flipping Activity Down as Deals Vanish »

06:36 pm | The best real estate deals are getting harder to find and that has caused flipping activity to go down in the last quarter according to RealtyTrac.…

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