Realtors Are Professionals Too

The Appraiser Coach

As an appraiser, you’re a real estate professional and you are in the business of valuing property. Inevitably, at some point in your career, you’re going to make another real. Read More.

Realtors still get most of their leads from Facebook

Housing Wire

Over half of Realtors said that social media was their top lead-generating technology tool, according to a new survey report from the National Association of Realtors. In addition, 69% of Realtors surveyed reported having a website.

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What happens to Realtors if the PRO Act passes?

Housing Wire

Realtors be forewarned. If the PRO Act can attract 10 US Senators (and thus survive an expected filibuster), Realtors who fail to self-incorporate will automatically become employees of their brokerage firm. If the PRO Act passes, what happens to Realtors? Last week, the U.S.

Criminal charges filed against Texas Realtor Jenna Ryan

Housing Wire

Capitol, federal criminal charges were filed against Frisco, Texas-based Realtor and broker Jenna Ryan. ” Then, just before entering the building, she said, “Y’all know who to hire for your realtor – Jenna Ryan for your realtor.”

NAR: 31% of Realtors say they feel unsafe at open houses

Housing Wire

As September is Realtor Safety Month, the National Association of Realtors has released its 2020 Member Safety Report. Realtors also have to contend with the people they allow into house. In 2019, it was 49% of female Realtors and 45% of male Realtors.

After several disturbing incidents, NAR amends Code of Ethics to include Realtors’ personal behavior

Housing Wire

The National Association of Realtors voted on Friday in favor of a motion that makes it a violation for Realtors to use harassing or hate speech toward any of the protected classes under Article 10 of NAR’s Code of Ethics.

Vaccines Mandate for Realtors?

Appraiserblogs

Is there… The post Vaccines Mandate for Realtors? Appraisal Appraisal News Appraisers News appraisal news broker coronavirus COVID-19 lawsuit liability Realtor video

National Association of Realtors Reports Pending Home Sales Increase in October

Appraisal Buzz

Pending home sales increased in October, rebounding after a decline the month prior, according to the National Association of Realtors (NAR). Year-over-year, The post National Association of Realtors Reports Pending Home Sales Increase in October appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

Rates Recover After Bumpy Week; Realtors See Prices Moderating; Stubbornly High Construction Costs

Appraisal Buzz

The post Rates Recover After Bumpy Week; Realtors See Prices Moderating; Stubbornly High Construction Costs appeared first on Appraisal Buzz. Mortgage rates bounced at 6 month lows early last week and moved higher at a faster-than-normal pace through the middle of this week.

Kudos: Houston-area Realtor plans to build community center, family park

Housing Wire

Texas-based Realtor Jordan Schilleci with her clients at Chicago Title for closing. The post Kudos: Houston-area Realtor plans to build community center, family park appeared first on HousingWire.

Top Realtor Xio Sandoval to speak at Spring Summit

Housing Wire

That’s why we’ve invited Xio Sandoval, a top Century 21 Realtor, to speak at our Spring Summit on March 4. 1 agent in gross closed commissions for the Montebello Board of Realtors for five consecutive years.

National Association of Realtors Observes Pending Home Sales Drop in September

Appraisal Buzz

Pending home sales dipped in September, retreating slightly following a previous month of growth, according to the National Association of Realtors. The post National Association of Realtors Observes Pending Home Sales Drop in September appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

Veteran appraiser: Realtors are professionals too

Valuation Review

Dustin Harris, “The Appraiser Coach,” in a recent blog entry discusses appraisers crossing paths with other professionals in the business. These people include, specifically, real estate agents, and those individuals not being happy with appraisers. Read on to learn more

National Association of Realtors Reports 7% Growth in September Existing-Home Sales

Appraisal Buzz

Existing-home sales rebounded in September after seeing sales wane the previous month, according to the National Association of Realtors (NAR). The post National Association of Realtors Reports 7% Growth in September Existing-Home Sales appeared first on Appraisal Buzz.

Top Discount Realtors in Dallas, TX

Listing Spark

When searching for discount realtors in Dallas, you may notice a lot of options at your disposal. It can be a challenge to understand what’s important to look for when finding the right company or Realtor to sell your house in a “non-traditional” way.

Top Discount Realtors in San Antonio, TX

Listing Spark

When searching for discount realtors in San Antonio, you may notice a lot of options at your disposal. It can be a challenge to understand what’s important to look for when finding the right company or Realtor to sell your house in a “non-traditional” way.

Top Discount Realtors in Houston, TX

Listing Spark

When searching for discount realtors in Houston, you may notice a lot of options at your disposal. It can be a challenge to understand what’s important to look for when finding the right company or Realtor to sell your house in a “non-traditional” way.

Lamacchia Realty Announces Top Producing REALTORS® for November 2021

Lamacchia Realty

has released their “Top Producing REALTORS®,” for November 2021! This program recognizes the Top 10 REALTORS® by company and the Top 3 or 5 REALTORS® by office with the highest transaction numbers or sales for the month! Lamacchia Realty, Inc.

Top Discount Realtors in Austin, TX

Listing Spark

When searching for discount realtors in Austin, you may notice a lot of options at your disposal. It can be a challenge to understand what’s important to look for when finding the right company or Realtor to sell your house in a “non-traditional” way.

Multiple Lamacchia REALTORS® Inducted to 2022 RACM Board of Directors

Lamacchia Realty

On December 3 rd , The REALTOR® Association of Central Massachusetts (RACM) held its annual Installation ceremony at Polar Park in Worcester and multiple Lamacchia REALTORS® were inducted to the board!

Lamacchia Realty Announces Top Producing REALTORS® for October 2021

Lamacchia Realty

has released their “Top Producing REALTORS®,” for October 2021! This program recognizes the Top 10 REALTORS® by company and the Top 3 or 5 REALTORS® by office with the highest transaction numbers or sales for the month! Lamacchia Realty, Inc.

What Realtors Need to Know About Millennials

Berkshire Hathaway

So as a realtor this is the demographic that you should be going after especially since a large portion of Millennials are already purchasing their second or third homes. The more well versed you are as a realtor the more trust you gain from a client, especially a millennial client!

Texas Realtor who stormed Capitol responds to backlash

Housing Wire

A week after the insurrection at the Capitol, Frisco, Texas-based Realtor Jenna Ryan released a statement condemning the violence, even after multiple videos and photos surfaced – including ones that she filmed herself – of Ryan participating in the insurrection.

REX Takes On Zillow and National Association of Realtors’ Cartel In Antitrust Filing On Behalf Of American Consumers

REX Real Estate

REX’s complaint and preliminary injunction seeks relief from NAR and MLS cartel rules meant… REX News realtors rex news REX real estate zillow

Remine acquired by new MLS joint venture

Housing Wire

4 by the Austin Board of Realtors’ ACTRIS MLS , First MLS in Atlanta, Heartland MLS in Kansas City and Miami Realtors’ MLS. MLS Technology Holdings, LLC , a joint venture formed by four of the nation’s largest MLSs, has acquired real estate technology company Remine Inc.,

NAR says it’s doing what it can on housing discrimination

Housing Wire

A National Association of Realtors (NAR) committee head recommended Friday that the federal standards governing real estate appraisals loosen up. Namely, appraisers should no longer have to partake in a two-year apprentice program as part of their licensing process.

Pending home sales down again in September

Housing Wire

in September, according to the National Association of Realtor’s pending home sales index report released on Thursday. After rising 8% in August, pending home sales dropped 2.3%

How Blogging Can Help Grow Your Realtor Business

BiggerPockets

Many Realtors overlook blogs as a viable option to garner exposure and potential leads. If you’re not blogging, it's time to start. Real Estate Marketing

Realtors: Should You Offer Concierge Services to Your Turnkey Clients?

BiggerPockets

Home concierge started as a way to lend money to homeowners for updates before selling. It has evolved to mean much more. Now, companies offer a full-service concierge service where they provide home renovation estimates, front the capital, manage contractors, and more. Business Management

Lincoln slog: Why home prices don’t rise in Springfield

Housing Wire

Back then, if Obama loved Springfield so much, he could have bought a home there for the median price of $108,000, according to National Association of Realtors data, significantly less than the 2007 U.S.

Realtor vs Real Estate Agent: Similarities and Differences. Which One Should I Become?

Mashvisor

Or maybe you’d rather become a realtor? Wondering about the difference between a realtor vs real estate agent? In this article, we’re breaking… Agent Blogs Buyer's Agent Listing Agent Real Estate Education Realtor Seller's AgentThinking about becoming a real estate agent?

NAR boosts awareness of fair housing issues with newest ad campaign

Housing Wire

The National Association of Realtors has launched a new ad campaign , an extension of its “That’s Who We R” effort, working with creative advertising agency Havas Chicago to create an omnichannel campaign to drive awareness of fair housing issues. and Realtors.

Realtor Tip: Multiple Offers? Tell the Appraiser!

Rowe Appraisal Group

This blog post goes out to all the Realtors who have had a deal fall through because the appraised value was below the contract price. APPRAISER / REALTOR FACEBOOK GROUP. I have created a Facebook group for local Realtors who have appraisal questions.

Are homebuilders burning bridges with real estate agents?

Housing Wire

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Financial wellness resources offered to NAR members through partnership with Morgan Stanley

Housing Wire

million members of the National Association of Realtors (NAR) , through a partnership with Morgan Stanley. According to NAR, this guidance will be uniquely designed to fit the needs of individual Realtors. Investment guidance and financial wellness resources are now available to all 1.4

NAR launches interactive training to combat housing discrimination

Housing Wire

The National Association of Realtors has rolled out a new, free interactive training platform designed to help combat discrimination in the real estate industry called Fairhaven. What Realtors did was an outrage to our morals and our ideals,” Oppler said. “It

A look at Knoxville’s hot housing market

Housing Wire

According to the Knoxville Area Association of Realtors , the number of houses for sale in 2020 was down 47.5% Real Estate Home in the Smokies Knoxville Area Association of Realtors Knoxville housing market Prime Mountain Properties Tennessee real estate Weicherts Realtors Advantage Plus

NAR board green lights consumer transparency measures

Housing Wire

Amid fierce debate, the National Association of Realtors (NAR) will likely move forward with a requirement that real estate agents representing homebuyers publicize their expected sales commission.

How will California’s Proposition 19 impact property taxes?

Housing Wire

The measure, which was supported by the California Association of Realtors (to the tune of $35.7 We’re definitely going to see property taxes rise,” said Nick Solis, a Realtor with One80 Reality and current director of Political Activities Fund for the California Association of Realtors.

Pending home sales shock 2021 housing crash bears

Housing Wire

From the National Association of Realtors : “The Pending Home Sales Index (PHSI), a forward-looking indicator of home sales based on contract signings, rose 7.5% Today, pending home sales came in as a big beat of estimates — up 7.5%

Housing affordability improves for second straight month

Housing Wire

For the second month in a row, national housing affordability improved in August, according to the latest National Association of Realtors housing affordability index report.

What’s Up in Boston? A Realtor Breaks Down the Market

BiggerPockets

With nearly 700,000 people living in Boston, it’s safe to say New England’s largest city found itself going through drastic changes over the past year. Here's what to know. Real Estate Deal Analysis & Advice

NAR rakes in member dues to fight DOJ

Housing Wire

In the first nine months of this year the National Association of Realtors (NAR) has collected $229.6 million to the Realtors Political Action Committee. Agent Agents/Brokers Real Estate antitrust issues commissions Lobbying Multiple Listing Service National Association of Realtors U.S.

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