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NAR OPENS APPLICATIONS FOR MENTORING PROGRAM

For 12 years, the National Association of REALTORS® has given REALTORS® who have demonstrated a commitment to public service an opportunity...

Stronger Than Ever

STRONGER THAN EVER

This article first appeared in Real Estate magazine's special-edition Women in Real Estate issue. View the entire issue here . Anna...

 
 
 
Cultivating Connections in a Competitive Market

CULTIVATING CONNECTIONS IN A COMPETITIVE MARKET

This article first appeared in Real Estate magazine's special-edition Women in Real Estate issue. View the entire issue here . BoomTown's...

3 MISTAKES TO AVOID WHEN PRICING A HOME

As an agent, having an expired listing on your books is never a good outcome. Not only does this mean that an investment of your time,...

 
 
 

STRATEGIES TO WIN IN THE NEW ENVIRONMENT: THE ACTIVITIES THAT ARE DRIVING SUCCESS

Kicking off 2021 on a high note, RISMedia's “ Real Estate's Rocking in the New Year ,” a virtual event co-presented by the National...

MBA: MORTGAGE APPLICATIONS POST 1.9 PERCENT DECLINE

Data from the Mortgage Bankers Association's Weekly Mortgage Applications Survey was recently released, finding that mortgage applications...

 
 
 

AMID COVID, BUILDER CONFIDENCE IS DOWN AND MATERIAL PRICES RISE

Lumber prices are rising amid the resurgence of COVID cases across much of the U.S. Builder confidence is down three points to 83 in...

Zillow Releases 2021 Hottest Housing Market Predictions

ZILLOW RELEASES 2021 HOTTEST HOUSING MARKET PREDICTIONS

Zillow recently released survey results ranking the hottest housing markets in 2021, with Austin taking the lead. The following metro...

 
 
 

EXP WORLD HOLDINGS: 2-FOR-1 STOCK SPLIT APPROVED

EXp World Holdings, Inc. , recently announced that its Board of Directors has approved a 2-for-1 stock split in the form of a stock...

SHOULD YOU LIST YOUR HOUSE BEFORE OR AFTER YOU BUY A NEW ONE?

If you currently own a house and you want to purchase a new home, you need to figure out when and how to handle both transactions....

 
 
 

ROCKET COMMUNITY FUND DONATES $500,000-PLUS TO HABITAT FOR HUMANITY

The Rocket Community Fund, the philanthropic arm of Rocket Mortgage, recently announced a donation of $545,000 to Habitat for Humanity...

NAR PRESIDENT SPEAKS AT MLK DAY CEREMONY HELD AT KING'S WASHINGTON, D.C. MEMORIAL

National Association of REALTORS® President Charlie Oppler represented NAR at a wreath-laying ceremony honoring Dr. Martin Luther King,...

 
 
 

WHY IT'S IMPORTANT TO KNOW THE LOCATION OF YOUR PROPERTY LINE

Many people don't know where the boundary between their yard and their neighbor's is. When they learn the exact location, homeowners...

Putting Indie Brokerage Savvy Into the Launch of an Uber-Successful Team

PUTTING INDIE BROKERAGE SAVVY INTO THE LAUNCH OF AN UBER-SUCCESSFUL TEAM

How this successful team leader of Urban Nest Realty is using experience and technology to drive team growth In an industry where technology...

 
 
 

SHOULD YOU MAKE AN OFFER QUICKLY IF YOU FIND A HOUSE YOU LIKE?

Searching for the right house can be like looking for a needle in a haystack. If you stumble upon one that seems like it checks all...

Keeping Up With Concierge

KEEPING UP WITH CONCIERGE

In recent years, the intense competition amongst REALTORS® across the U.S. has resulted in many agents and brokerages upping their...

 
 
 

WHY YOU SHOULD LIVE IN YOUR HOUSE FOR A WHILE BEFORE YOU RENOVATE

If you have recently moved or are planning to relocate soon, you may be thinking about changes that you would like to make to your...

Set Your Agents Up for Success Come Tax Time

SET YOUR AGENTS UP FOR SUCCESS COME TAX TIME

NAR PULSE-Taxes are complicated, but they don't have to be scary. The National Association of REALTORS® Center for REALTOR® Financial...

 
 
 

MORE THAN JUST LIKES: A BLUEPRINT FOR ONLINE SUCCESS

During RISMedia's 2021 “Real Estate's Rocking in the New Year” virtual event, co-presented with the National Association of REALTORS®,...

SHOULD YOU BUY A HOUSE TO RENOVATE OR BUILD ONE FROM SCRATCH?

If you want to move and you have a clear vision of your dream home, you have two options. You can buy a house and renovate it, or you...

 
 
 



World leaders congratulate Biden after he's sworn in as the 46th president...

World leaders congratulate Biden after he's sworn in as the 46th president of the United States

Summary List Placement Leaders from across the globe congratulated President Joe Biden and Vice President Kamala Harris after they were sworn into office at Wednesday's... Read more ...

Biden Order Blocks Keystone XL Pipeline

Biden Order Blocks Keystone XL Pipeline

This likely means the end of the $8 billion pipeline, a years-long project that would have carried oil sands crude from Alberta, Canada to the American Gulf Coast. Read more ...

Wall Street hits records amid profit reports, DC changeover

Wall Street hits records amid profit reports, DC changeover

NEW YORK - U.S. stocks are rallying to records Wednesday on stronger-than-expected earnings reports and continued optimism that new leadership in Washington will mean more... Read more ...

Striking photo shows Barack Obama greeting Vice President Kamala Harris at...

Striking photo shows Barack Obama greeting Vice President Kamala Harris at the inauguration

Summary List Placement Reuters photojournalist Jonathan Ernst captured a striking photo of former President Barack Obama passing on the torch of national office to newly... Read more ...

Biden To Extend Order Limiting Pandemic Evictions

Biden To Extend Order Limiting Pandemic Evictions

On his first day in office, the president plans to sign an executive order extending the CDC's moratorium on evictions. Housing advocates say the CDC rule needs to be strengthened. Read more ...

Short-seller Jim Chanos transitioned his Tesla short position into put...

Short-seller Jim Chanos transitioned his Tesla short position into put options to limit his downside

Summary List Placement Famed short-seller Jim Chanos remains short Tesla, but is now utilizing options for the exposure rather than directly short-selling shares. "We... Read more ...

How much does TurboTax cost? Here's how much you'll pay to prepare and file...

How much does TurboTax cost? Here's how much you'll pay to prepare and file your tax return

Summary List Placement TurboTax is one of the most popular tax software providers, but it's not the cheapest. There is a free version that supports W-2 income, unemployment... Read more ...

The S&P 500 will jump another 8% - but looming risks could spark a sudden...

The S&P 500 will jump another 8% - but looming risks could spark a sudden pullback, RBC says

Summary List Placement RBC Capital expects the S&P 500 to climb 8% to 4,100 through 2021 as the US economy rebounds. The benchmark will reach new records despite a brief... Read more ...

How to cancel your SoundCloud Go plan and go back to free music streaming

How to cancel your SoundCloud Go plan and go back to free music streaming

Summary List Placement SoundCloud Go is a subscription-based music service that lets you to play SoundCloud music without ads and listen to your collection offline. SoundCloud... Read more ...

What are Apple's Privacy Nutrition Labels? Here's what you need to know...

What are Apple's Privacy Nutrition Labels? Here's what you need to know about the new App Store feature that prioritizes user privacy

Summary List Placement Years ago, the government introduced mandatory nutrition labels on food products so that consumers could know what went inside them to make healthier and... Read more ...