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Study: Top 10 Most Trusted Builders

January 18, 2018 - 12:00am

See the homebuilders that consumers depend on the most. 

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Loan Demand Jumps Over Fears?

January 17, 2018 - 12:00am

Interest rates are on the rise but mortgage applications are still rising, a change from normal patterns. 

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Builders Reveal Top 10 Biggest Concerns

January 17, 2018 - 12:00am

Homebuilding still isn't proceeding fast enough to keep up with the demand. Why not? Builders point to several reasons.

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The Fastest Growing States May See Housing Boom

January 17, 2018 - 12:00am

Population growth is far from even across the country. The South and West are seeing the bulk of the increases, while the Northeast and Midwest...

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Starved for Inventory, Some Cities Eye ‘Granny Flats’

January 17, 2018 - 12:00am

“This is going to be a major piece of the solution to our housing crisis in the next decade,” a representative on the Bay Area Council...

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The Most Affordable Beach Towns in the U.S.

January 17, 2018 - 12:00am

For buyers who dream of living near the water, they still may be able to snag a property along the water at a bargain price in some locales....

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Work With the Deaf Without Sign Language

January 17, 2018 - 12:00am

While sign language is a useful tool for working with the deaf or hard of hearing, it isn't a requirement. Learn these tips and etiquette...

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What Your Broker Is Worried About

January 16, 2018 - 12:00am

Real estate companies nationwide reveal the most pressing issues they face in 2018.

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VA Program Sparks ‘Loan Churning’ Concerns

January 16, 2018 - 12:00am

Ginnie Mae officials recently testified to lawmakers that “loan churning” within the veterans program is putting vet borrowers at...

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NAR Restructures to Improve Member Service

January 16, 2018 - 12:00am

CEO Bob Goldberg announces that many NAR groups have been reorganized to make the association’s internal structure run more...

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4 Ways Brokerages Can Be More Client-Centric

January 16, 2018 - 12:00am

Retain customers and increase referral business this year with these tips.

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The 7 Best Cities for Bargain Hunters

January 16, 2018 - 12:00am

Find out where a home buyer’s dollars can stretch the furthest.

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Owners Get Real About Home Values

January 16, 2018 - 12:00am

A chart shows the difference between homeowners and appraisers’ perceptions on the value of properties, as seen in the nation...

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Real Estate Agent Among Those Killed in Mudslides

January 12, 2018 - 12:00am

Rebecca Riskin, a REALTOR® and founder of Riskin Partners in Santa Barbara, Calif., was killed this week when mudslides tore through a...

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Employers Can Now Add to Down Payments

January 12, 2018 - 12:00am

A new program allows employers to contribute toward workers’ down payment on a home, similar to the way  companies contribute...

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Buying Better Than Renting in 54% of Markets

January 12, 2018 - 12:00am

Despite rising prices, buying a home is still more favorable for consumers than paying skyrocketing rents in many U.S. counties.

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Seller Willing to Accept $45M—and Bitcoins

January 12, 2018 - 12:00am

The cryptocurrency is finding a place in real estate transactions across the globe.

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Mortgage Rates Rise Across the Board

January 12, 2018 - 12:00am

The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage is nearing 4 percent, but still remains well below its average from a year ago.

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Understanding A Client’s Unspoken Words

January 12, 2018 - 12:00am

Look for these nonverbal cues to understand what your clients are really communicating.

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California Brokers: MLSs Need to Catch Up

January 11, 2018 - 12:00am

During a panel discussion Wednesday, MLS executives and real estate professionals aired concerns over whether the industry can move fast enough to...

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