Tech Helpline, a Florida Realtors-owned company, started by serving only Fla. association members, but it now serves 600,000 U.S. Realtors – and it's still growing.
Mortgage lenders have downpayment-gift rules, such as a donor pledge that the money is a gift and not a loan. With crowdfunding, buyers can bypass that.
The data management system that allows brokerages to streamline data entry officially launched after a few delays. It plans to enter 5-6 U.S. markets each month.
Instagram has more than 200 million active monthly users after it quickly emerged as one of the more popular social media platforms. How can it grow your network?
Post-recession, companies bought up single-family homes and turned them into rentals, but a Harvard study finds that the sector's dramatic growth has slowed.
Buyers with "good" credit generally land a better mortgage rate than those with a "fair" credit score, and a study to determine what that meant for buyers found that it lowered the cost of an average 30-year FRM by $21,000 over the life of the loan.
Single-family home prices rose 9.7% to $248K, and condo sale prices rose 7.8% to $180K year-to-year. Tight inventory continued to dampen sales, but the number of Fla. owners who listed their homes for sale inched higher quarter-to-quarter.
Why build a home potential Fla. buyers can walk through when they can explore multiple home layouts simply by donning a pair of 3-D goggles?
Public art has been linked to building booms and price increases, so developers and planners are now weaving it throughout real estate projects and public spaces.
Technology can help Realtors stay safe on the job, but a number of common-sense steps, such as "no first meetings at a listing," are still important.
A dearth of for-sale homes caused a spike in prices, says NAR's Yun: "Strengthening job-market and income gains are not being met by meaningful sales gains."
Advocacy organizations say HUD Secretary Carson unlawfully delayed a rule requiring local gov'ts to analyze housing data and submit plans to address segregation.
A homeowner should have the right to rent out rooms to help make ends meet – but hotels should also have the right to a level playing field in attracting guests.
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