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23 06, 2017

Becoming the real estate referral matchmaker in your area: A guide

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Becoming the real estate referral matchmaker in your area: A guide Amber Taufen DENVER –“I don’t talk about real estate very much at all, but I do generate a lot of business from the internet,” Marguerite Giguere said today at the Real Estate Webmasters Summit. How? The Windermere agent and active blogger and podcaster discussed [...]

23 06, 2017

Bungalow, Cottage or Colonial? The agent’s architectural house styles cheat sheet (part 2)

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Bungalow, Cottage or Colonial? The agent’s architectural house styles cheat sheet (part 2) Marian McPherson Ranch, Craftsman, Cape Cod, Shotgun, Tudor, Victorian, Art Deco, Mediterranean and Contemporary — they are all featured in part one of the agent’s architectural house styles cheat sheet. But there are a number of other designs that are equally popular, as [...]

23 06, 2017

May 2017 Existing-Home Sales

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NAR released a summary of existing-home sales data showing that housing market activity this May rose modestly 1.1 percent from last month and improved 2.7 percent from last year. May’s existing home sales reached the 5.62 million seasonally adjusted annual rate.  The national median existing-home price for all housing types was $252,800 in May, up [...]

23 06, 2017

What We’re Reading: June 19-23

By | June 23rd, 2017|NAR|0 Comments

Architecture, psychology, amusements, affordable housing, design, high price listings, mindfulness, and use. We know there are a lot of Frank Lloyd Wright junkies out there, so this list of roadtrip-able FLW houses is for you! Wait, FLW didn’t have an architecture degree? Neither did these famous architects! Is it really a surprise that dynamic descriptions [...]

23 06, 2017

6 tips for managing sellers if the deal goes south

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6 tips for managing sellers if the deal goes south Nicole Lopez Have you experienced the ever-dreaded, Chicken Little, “The sky is falling,” phone call from a buyer’s agent days before closing on your listing? Yeah. Me too. That gut wrenching feeling when you know that you have to be the bearer of the inevitable bad news [...]

23 06, 2017

You can gain much more when you give back

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You can gain much more when you give back Samantha Bullock Caroline Pinal, co-founder of Giveback Homes, works with real estate agents all over the country to provide safe homes for families throughout the world. Caroline’s non-traditional business model of making “doing good” part of a company or personal brand is inspiring, and it reminds [...]

23 06, 2017

How do you know when to hire a buyer’s agent?

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How do you know when to hire a buyer’s agent? Peter Lorimer Should I hire a buyer’s agent? Peter Lorimer of PLG Estates shares the questions you should ask yourself before hiring a buyer’s agent and tips for doing so. You’ve got a bunch of clients, you’ve closed a bunch of deals, you’re working from 6 [...]

23 06, 2017

Crazy Sh*t In Real Estate: Oops … I just held an open house in the wrong neighborhood

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Crazy Sh*t In Real Estate: Oops … I just held an open house in the wrong neighborhood Leigh Brown Reposted with permission — show notes and credits here. In this episode, Leigh Brown interviews Mark Allen, vice president of industry relations at Move Inc. Real estate was in Allen’s blood, but he found himself wanting [...]

22 06, 2017

Generating business with an all-in-one marketing solution

By | June 22nd, 2017|Inman Select|0 Comments

Generating business with an all-in-one marketing solution Devon Broderick Save My Spot You need an all-in-one marketing solution that can help attract, capture, and nurture leads into lifelong clients. With Placester’s unified solution, real estate agents sell 31% more homes than other agents. In this live demo, you’ll experience how Placester’s IDX websites, lead capture [...]

22 06, 2017

Educating Clients on HUD

By | June 22nd, 2017|NAR|0 Comments

Ryan Fitzgerald By Ryan Fitzgerald Given the large financial requirement of buying a home, it’s often out of reach for a large portion of the U.S. population. The economic recession, which was triggered by the collapse of real estate and mortgage lending markets, further decreased home buying accessibility. A number of lenders have returned to [...]