Real Estate Industry

“All the news that's fit to print,” or to click, as the case may be, can be found right here at your favorite real estate social networking site, ActiveRain. And here you thought it was merely a great place to chat with colleagues and slap up a blog post or two.


We know you're busy – whether it's trying to fill your pipeline or following up on what's already popped out of the bottom of it. Who has time to read? And, while real estate market news geared toward consumers is easy to round up on the Internet, news for brokers and Realtors is a bit harder to come by.


Your friends at ActiveRain understand how important each of those 168 hours in every week is so we've made it easy for you by consolidating everything you need to know to keep up-to-date with the real estate industry right here, in one place.


How are housing starts looking? Has the FHFA launched any new efforts? How's that Fannie and Freddie loan limit rollercoaster doing?


You've got the questions and your colleagues here at AR have the answers. It's at your fingertips – finally.

Trending blogs on Real Estate Industry

 

By mordechai lev
(Real Estate service)
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Because real estate prices have dropped quite a bit, the potential commissions that real estate agents and brokers could earn have also dropped. But the drop in commissions can be more than offset by the amount of properties that can be sold. And getting quality real estate leads is one of the ke...

By mordechai lev
(Real Estate service)
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Feel a growing competition on the real estate photography market and are looking for possible ways to make your property images appealing? Then try these 15 real estate photography tips http://fixthephoto.com/business/real-estate-photography-tips.html, use them in your work and get a reputation o...

By mordechai lev
(Real Estate service)
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No matter what equipment you use for taking real estate photos, all of them will still lack some color correction or photo post-production.You may need to even lighting inside and outside the house, correct white balance, add beautiful green lawn or blue sky with clouds.If you don’t have time for...

By Margaret Rome, Baltimore Maryland, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome
( HomeRome Realty 410-530-2400)
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   It is important to remind buyers and sellers to eat something prior to coming to the closing table.There is so much going on ... moving in, moving out, packing, walk-thru, cleaning to make sure the home is ready for the next owners or tenants, disruption in everyone’s schedules... including wo...

By Richard Zaretsky, Florida Real Estate Attorney
(THE ZARETSKY LAW GROUP - Board Certified Real Estate Atty and AUTOMATED LAND TITLE COMPANY)
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Most real estate agents and attorneys work on the assumption that going back one or two deeds in the title history is sufficient to establish the title to the property.  But we don’t always think about the “quality of title”.  A recent Appellate Court decision in Florida is making title insurers ...

By Jill Sackler, LI South Shore Real Estate - Broker Associate
(Charles Rutenberg Realty Inc. 516-575-7500)
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 After a couple of decades spent out east in Suffolk County, Long Island, it was, once again, time for a move. For a variety of reasons, we targeted Long Beach, New York as our 2nd stop in Nassau County. While I was searching for the perfect home, I had a list of must haves. For my purposes, the ...

By Tatyana Permanova, 561-756-6962 - Miami, Fort Lauderdale | Boca Raton RE
(Highlight Realty )
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3 bed 3 bath split level townhouse w/vaulted ceilings, wet bar, & hurricane shutters in gated comm. across the Boca Town Center. Tile throughout except bedrooms. Not a short sale or foreclosure. All ages welcome. NO lease restrictions! Largest floorplan in community. Newer roof in 2010, hurricane...

By Tatyana Permanova, 561-756-6962 - Miami, Fort Lauderdale | Boca Raton RE
(Highlight Realty )
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LP: $699,000 PRICE REDUCTION! Fantastic 3 Bedroom 3 Bath Boca Raton Home with Heated Pool just off Cul De Sac. Home Features: S/S appliances, Wine Rack, Granite & tumbled Marble though out Kitchen & all Bathrooms, Large yard area with covered Patio, Pool with waterfall,Outdoor/Indoor Sound System...

By John Meussner, #MortgageMadeEasy Walnut Creek, CA 484-680-4852
(Mason-McDuffie Mortgage, Conventional Loans, Jumbo Loans, FHA, 203(k), USDA, VA,)
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It's Time To Move Your Contract Period to 45 Days PSA for real estate agents across the country - 45 days is officially your new 30 days.  Think it's a benefit to go 30 days?  Well, with the yield curve on treasuries officially inverting today, we're officially in a refinance boom.  What does tha...

By mordechai lev
(Real Estate service)
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 Do you want to have more followers on Instagram? So it is because you have realized that this social network has become a fundamental tool for personal or business contact.Whether to leverage your professional career, or to engage in digital media, Instagram is a powerful tool. The trend is for ...
Milk production is being done on a large scale on a daily basis. We all cannot imagine our life without dairy products. A wide array of dairy products we use daily. Milk units are running constantly and busy in milk processing task to meet the demands. To keep having this process on without any d...

By Rebecca Gaujot, Realtor®, Lewisburg WV, the go to agent for all real estate
(Vision Quest Realty)
Comments 17
Are you planning to make a move to West Virginia but are not sure where exactly to have your new home? If you want a home in a community that has everything you need, choose Bluefield WV.  Living in Bluefield WV means belonging to an amazing community where you and your children can make the most...

By Robert Caston, Real estate market data & tools - Home Junction
(Home Junction Inc.)
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Real Estate Data Aggregation is a technological advancement that brokers and agents might investigate to stay competitive in this day and age.Basically, data aggregation is defined as the compilation of raw information from a variety of databases,both public and private. It's important that the d...

By Vick The Realtor .
(Olympus Executive Realty INC.)
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Olympus Executive Realty, INC 100% Commission Brokerage Howie In The Hills FloridaServicing Howie In The Hills & The Entire Central Florida MarketOlympus Executive Realty, INC a 100% Commission Brokerage At A Higher Echelon.A key fundamental aspect of Olympus Executive Realty is that we are home ...

By Tatyana Permanova, 561-756-6962 - Miami, Fort Lauderdale | Boca Raton RE
(Highlight Realty )
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Attention Investors!Unit is rented until Nov 30th 2013 excellent tenant and perfect for Investors. Tenant is paying $1,600 per month. Comunity has Gym, spa, business center, and more. 2/2 unit facing South perfect for executive/working couple. W/D in unit, secure parking, pets ok. Walk to Courtho...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
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We may have a different perception, but for the real estate market, the 2008 crisis was not that long ago. The market has been recovering since then and according to the experts of the field, 2017 was one of the best years for the business. The question is where is it headed now, do we have to fe...

By Martin Millner
(Coldwell Banker Hearthside)
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 This weekend in Bucks County you can attend summer festivals, including the Upper Bucks Brewfest in Quakertown and the Summer Food Truck Festival in Warrington! Go and enjoy a show at the Bristol Riverside Theater and step back in time at the Moland House Annual Revolutionary War Reenactment.Her...

By Karen Climer, Teaching people to pass the real estate exam
(Demetree School of Real Estate)
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I recently saw a list of 184 things that Realtors do to earn their commission. Many items on the list were items like, “Send a confirmation email for listing appointment.” Seriously! Another one was “fax copy of purchase agreement to lender.” Is that worth a five-figure commission? Or is that wor...

By Bryon Crosby, The Bryon Crosby Team
(Keller Williams)
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Home for Sale on McKenzie Hwy, overlooking the McKenzie River44827 McKenzie Hwy Leaburg, OR 97489This spacious home overlooks the McKenzie River and provides a wonderful outdoor living space to enjoy the peaceful surroundings.    Great home for entertaining with large covered deck and patio, gaze...

By Richard Weeks, REALTOR®, Broker
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Here is the North Texas Real Estate market update as of 8/7/19.New properties for sale 479Back on market listings 143 Price decrease listings 634Price Increase listings 61 Active kick out listings 19Active option contract listings 374Active contingent listings 66Pending listings 426Sold listings ...