Ask the HOA Expert: Restricted ActivitiesOne of our homeowner's kids would like to raise chickens in the backyard. Our governing documents restrict this activity. Any advice to head off this public relations issue?...Read MoreThe Legal Ties That Bind With Your Down PaymentAfter your signature is on the contract and you have given some money down as a deposit, you are legally bound to comply with all the terms and conditions of that document. Your fate basically depends on how the developer reacts to your situation....Read More
In-House Realty purchases ForSaleByOwner.com for $2.5MDetroit-based In-House Realty -- a sister company to lending giant Quicken Loans -- announced yesterday the purchase of ForSaleByOwner.com for $2.5 million. The online marketplace that exclusively features “for sale by owner” listings was previously owned by media conglomerate Tronc....Read MoreZillow: home value appreciation is at its highest since June 2006Home values have risen 8.7 percent year-over-year to a median of $215,600 in April -- only 0.3 percentage points from the previous peak in June 2006, according to Zillow's latest Real Estate Market Report, released Thursday....Read MorePacific Union International launches new online portalThe online marketplace, called Private View, will showcase Pacific Union listings in California exclusively, said Nick Segal, the company's president. Beginning this week, access to the site will be open to buyers and sellers in Southern California and will expand to Northern California by August. The marketplace will also be accessible to outside agents and their clients....Read MoreInman Select’s trend reports and special reports are key to strategic planningDan Bunch, CEO at Vesta Real Estate Advisors, has been subscribing to and reading Inman Select for two years. He says he distributes the trend reports and special reports for study by the leadership team: “They are excellent preparation for our quarterly strategic planning meetings. Real estate is changing too quickly to ignore this information.”...Read MoreKingston Lane wants to help agents win at lead generation and digital marketingKingston Lane is a marketing software for real estate agents that minimizes the time agents spend on executing and managing lead generation efforts. ...Read MoreParker Principle 4: How increasing ethical standards will boost professionalism in real estateEarlier this spring in Palm Springs, California, I joined an amazing group of real estate innovators, leaders and influencers at Inman Disconnect to join in a collaborative effort to improve the consumer experience....Read More5 tips for investing in real estate like Warren BuffetIf you're a real estate agent who works with investor clients, you can apply Warren Buffet's five most important principles to your clients' performance-focused property investments for a profitable future....Read MoreAn Atlanta agent takes Knock, OfferPad and Opendoor for a test-driveSome say Knock, OfferPad and Opendoor are the wave of the future — that they are "coming for real estate" — but as a Keller Williams agent, I'm not so sure that's the case....Read MoreFacebook Marketplace now lets you book home services like cleaning, repair and moreFacebook Marketplace will let you book home services through the Facebook app through partnerships with home services startups HomeAdvisor, Handy and Porch....Read MoreRealogy is the only residential real estate brokerage on the 2018 Fortune 500 listRealogy Holdings Corporation, the home of NRT, Coldwell Banker, Century 21, ERA, Sotheby’s International and Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate, today announced that its the only residential real estate franchisor or brokerage on the 2018 Fortune 500 list. ...Read More
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