Powered by Google

Search form

Industry News From REALTOR® Magazine

Subscribe to Industry News From REALTOR® Magazine feed
Real Estate Tips, Trends, Data & More
Updated: 2 min ago

Tips for International Closing Gift Success

Fri, 10/02/2015 - 00:00

If you're planning to work with international clients, it's important to be aware that your perfect closing gift idea might not be...

5 Top Motivators for Buying Now

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 00:00

What are the main drivers in today’s home-buying decisions? A new realtor.com® survey identifies the top reasons buyers say they’...

Millennials Are Most Upbeat About Finances

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 00:00

Compared to any other age group, millennials are the most optimistic about their finances. They're also the most likely to buy a home in the...

Twitter Rumored to Exceed 140-Characters

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 00:00

You may soon be able to make your tweets longer. Twitter is reportedly building a new product that would allow users to tweet longer than current...

Overgrown Lawns Not a Constitutional Right

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 00:00

Out-of-control weeds in your lawn are not protected free speech under the First Amendment. 

Taller Buildings in Exchange for Affordability?

Thu, 10/01/2015 - 00:00

San Francisco’s mayor has proposed a plan that would allow builders to exceed current height restrictions in exchange...

How to Size Up Your Business Competition

Wed, 09/30/2015 - 00:00

Have you checked out what your competition is doing to woo more clients? Monitoring their content marketing plan is one way to judge how well you...

Advantage: Home Buyers?

Wed, 09/30/2015 - 00:00

The residential real estate market has “clearly shifted in favor of buyers,” says realtor.com®’s chief economist. 

‘Tiny Condos’ Draw Millennials to Ownership

Wed, 09/30/2015 - 00:00

Real estate developers are hoping to entice young professionals who rent into home ownership by wooing them with tiny, more affordable condos....

Choose the Right Social Media for Promotions

Wed, 09/30/2015 - 00:00

If you’re looking to boost your blog’s readership, check out some of these ideas from Blogtrepreneur on selecting the best social...

Loan Demand Showing Huge Volatility

Wed, 09/30/2015 - 00:00

Mortgage applications dropped 6.7 percent week to week, following a previous double-digit jump in volume. Why the big swings? 

Meet the 2015 REALTOR® Magazine Good Neighbor Award Winners

Tue, 09/29/2015 - 00:00

The five individuals recognized as the 2015 REALTOR® Magazine Good Neighbor Award winners exemplify REALTORS®’ commitment...

Are Higher Home Prices Spooking Buyers?

Tue, 09/29/2015 - 00:00

“Pending sales have leveled off since mid-summer, with buyers being bounded by rising prices and few available and affordable properties...

6 Ways Agents Say They Stay Safe

Tue, 09/29/2015 - 00:00

Real estate professionals say they’re making their personal day-to-day safety more of a priority in their business. Here are the top ways...

Housing's 20 Top Performers This Month

Tue, 09/29/2015 - 00:00

These markets have yet to see a seasonal slowdown in sales, and in many cities, sales are hotter than the previous year at this time.

Open Houses That Double as a Dinner Party

Tue, 09/29/2015 - 00:00

Should you try this marketing tactic for your next open house? 

Driverless Cars Are Emerging Fast

Tue, 09/29/2015 - 00:00

Get ready to take your hands off the wheel. Autonomous vehicles are expected to arrive in just three years.

How Home Buyers Are Searching Online

Mon, 09/28/2015 - 00:00

Are you doing what you can to capture the attention to millennial buyers? The latest episode of The Voice For Real Estate shares why your mobile...

Closing Process Changes: What To Expect

Mon, 09/28/2015 - 00:00

New mortgage disclosure rules will take effect Oct. 3. Find out what lenders and real estate brokerages can expect from these big changes to home...

4 Costly Mistakes When Building New

Mon, 09/28/2015 - 00:00

Help home buyers avoid buyer regret when building a new home by not falling for one of these common budget busters.