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How to Hire Real Estate Virtual Assistants and Team Members HOW TO HIRE REAL ESTATE VIRTUAL ASSISTANTS AND TEAM MEMBERS

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Jun 26, 2019

Hey guys it’s Cody Sperber the Clever Investor here and today I want to talk to you about hiring in-house team members. It’s something I’m currently dealing with in my real estate business so I thought I would share a bit on the top...

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4 Reasons to Sell This Summer 4 REASONS TO SELL THIS SUMMER

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Jun 24, 2019

Buyer demand continues to outpace the supply of homes for sale. This means that buyers are often competing with one another for the few listings that are available. Housing inventory is still under the 6-month supply needed to sustain a normal housin...

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Passively Investing in Multifamily Real Estate Fundamentals PASSIVELY INVESTING IN MULTIFAMILY REAL ESTATE FUNDAMENTALS

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Jun 24, 2019

This video will review the fundamentals of investing passively in multifamily real estate. Please reach out to us if you have any questions.

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Twitter Advertising for Real Estate: Here are the Dos and Donts to remember TWITTER ADVERTISING FOR REAL ESTATE: HERE ARE THE DOS AND DONTS TO REMEMBER

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Jun 24, 2019

Are you looking for an easy way to revamp your real estate marketing strategy? Would you like to integrate a new tool for better lead generation? If so, it is time to learn about Twitter real estate advertising.

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Why Content for Search Engine Optimization (SEO) WHY CONTENT FOR SEARCH ENGINE OPTIMIZATION (SEO)

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Jun 24, 2019

If you’re in B2B marketing, I would challenge you to think outside the box and do things that no one else is doing. The higher you can stand, the smaller everyone else seems and the farther you can distance yourself from the competition to show...

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Biggest B2B Marketing Challenges That We See Everyday as an Agency BIGGEST B2B MARKETING CHALLENGES THAT WE SEE EVERYDAY AS AN AGENCY

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Jun 24, 2019

One of the amazing blessings of getting to work at an agency is we get to see over 50 different companies and the challenges that they face. In today’s video, we’re going to talk about the biggest B2B marketing challenges that we see ever...

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DIRECTIVE CONSULTING PORTFOLIO DIRECTIVE CONSULTING PORTFOLIO

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Jun 24, 2019

We believe that data-driven marketing shouldn’t be confusing. Every company should know what works for their campaigns in order to make more ROI-driven decisions. At Directive, we not only craft customized campaigns for your unique marketing ob...

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Could the Breadcrumb Technique Help Boost Your Landing Page Conversions? COULD THE BREADCRUMB TECHNIQUE HELP BOOST YOUR LANDING PAGE CONVERSIONS?

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Jun 24, 2019

We’ve all heard the term “less is more”. And we’ve been told this applies for landing pages too. I.e. your forms should be short and only ask for only the bare minimum of required information if you want to convert. As an exam...

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21 Ways to Triple Your B2B E-Commerce Conversions 21 WAYS TO TRIPLE YOUR B2B E-COMMERCE CONVERSIONS

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Jun 24, 2019

It takes thoughtful work to scale an e-commerce store. I’m sure you’ve had a few growing pains of your own getting to the point where you are today. However, you’re reading this because you may not be content with where your convers...

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How to Optimize Your Conversion Funnel, from ToFu to BoFu HOW TO OPTIMIZE YOUR CONVERSION FUNNEL, FROM TOFU TO BOFU

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Jun 24, 2019

No matter who your customer is or what you’re selling, it’s more likely than not that your customer will have to go through several steps before choosing to buy your product or service. Think about your own shopping habits: you don’...

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BOSTON REAL ESTATE MARKET 2019: 5 BEST NEIGHBORHOODS BOSTON REAL ESTATE MARKET 2019: 5 BEST NEIGHBORHOODS

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Jun 23, 2019

The Boston real estate market offers tremendous investment opportunities in 2019. The city has a lot to offer in terms of high-end amenities and its economy is still booming. More importantly, Boston house prices have been steadily rising in recent y...

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What Is a Brokerage Fee in Real Estate? WHAT IS A BROKERAGE FEE IN REAL ESTATE?

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Jun 22, 2019

Buying a home or selling one is the most significant financial transaction that most people will make. As such, many seek the assistance of a real estate agent. Of course, for their knowledge and expertise, these professionals charge a brokerage fee....

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Technology and the future of real estate TECHNOLOGY AND THE FUTURE OF REAL ESTATE

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Jun 21, 2019

From the latter decades of the 20th century, technology has seeped into most facets of commercial industry. Computers, digitisation and the internet have permanently altered how we consume goods and services. You only have to look at the explosion of...

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Redefining AVM Cascades: A Proactive Approach to Property Valuations REDEFINING AVM CASCADES: A PROACTIVE APPROACH TO PROPERTY VALUATIONS

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Jun 20, 2019

Property-level suitability pioneers a completely new way of executing valuations related to home equity lending, providing a next generation cascade alternative. By conducting a first initial valuation test on the property with VeroPRECISION, users c...

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5 Ways to Grow Your Real Estate Business by Networking 5 WAYS TO GROW YOUR REAL ESTATE BUSINESS BY NETWORKING

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Jun 20, 2019

If you are looking for a new way to grow your business, go to the contacts app on your phone. Now, scroll to the bottom and you will find the total number of contacts that you have saved. This number might surprise you, because you most likely do not...

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How Digital Real Estate Can Help You Gather Leads HOW DIGITAL REAL ESTATE CAN HELP YOU GATHER LEADS

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Jun 20, 2019

Digital real estate is defined in many ways, but generally, it refers to your virtual presence on the internet, including social media accounts, website domains, email messages and other digital mediums to which you contribute, control or that have y...

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UK Operational Real Estate UK OPERATIONAL REAL ESTATE

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Jun 20, 2019

Residential operational real estate in the UK is still in its early stages, representing an exciting growth opportunity for investors and developers. Institutions are already active, but we expect appetite and activity to grow substantially as invest...

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Two Things You Need to be Successful in Real Estate TWO THINGS YOU NEED TO BE SUCCESSFUL IN REAL ESTATE

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Jun 20, 2019

2 Things: Stay Patient and Be Consistent. You do those 2 things and you will be successful.

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The Definitive Guide to Real Estate Marketing on Instagram THE DEFINITIVE GUIDE TO REAL ESTATE MARKETING ON INSTAGRAM

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Jun 19, 2019

Attracting qualified real estate leads to your business requires more than an expertly branded website. These days, social media is doing much of the heavy lifting. While LinkedIn and Facebook have secured their dominance as the original tried-and-tr...

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20 Real Estate Housing Statistics for 2019 20 REAL ESTATE HOUSING STATISTICS FOR 2019

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Jun 19, 2019

Housing statistics give real estate agents factual insight into the evolving real estate market. These stats can be used to plan marketing strategies, understand client concerns, and choose farm areas. Additionally, these statistics mark trends in th...

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After a Real Estate Open House, What to Do with Those Sign-ups AFTER A REAL ESTATE OPEN HOUSE, WHAT TO DO WITH THOSE SIGN-UPS

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Jun 18, 2019

The most important part of a real estate open house isn’t necessarily the staging of the home or how good a host you are or how well your refreshments are liked. Those are important, of course, but perhaps the most critical thing is the survey ...

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Seattle Real Estate Market Update SEATTLE REAL ESTATE MARKET UPDATE

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Jun 18, 2019

Here are my latest thoughts on the Seattle Real Estate Market: Seattle home prices have rebounded considerably since January, although still down slightly from where they were at the same time last year. This is simultaneously encouraging for homeown...

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10 TIPS TO SUCCEED AS A RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY MANAGER 10 TIPS TO SUCCEED AS A RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY MANAGER

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Jun 18, 2019

Residential property management is one of the most competitive real estate careers. It is therefore very crucial to have the abilities and skills that will help you stay ahead of the competition. Combined with determination and self-discipline, these...

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7 WAYS TO FIND DISTRESSED REAL ESTATE PROPERTY 7 WAYS TO FIND DISTRESSED REAL ESTATE PROPERTY

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Jun 18, 2019

Distressed real estate refers to homes whose current owners cannot maintain them. These properties are often neglected and in poor condition or risk falling into foreclosure due to defaulted mortgage payments and/or unpaid taxes. What is common among...

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27 Ways To Find Real Estate Investment Deals 27 WAYS TO FIND REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT DEALS

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Jun 18, 2019

After you watch this video, you'll have no excuse for not finding a real estate investment deal! Brandon Turner shares 27 ways for you to find great real estate deals and leads through multiple tactics that anyone can use.

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How to Pick the Perfect Real Estate Farm HOW TO PICK THE PERFECT REAL ESTATE FARM

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Jun 17, 2019

Farming is not just growing crops in a field. In real estate, farming means growing your business by marketing yourself to a specific area, or farm. A farm can be any geographic or demographic area in which you want to focus your business. Examples o...

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REAL ESTATE TIP OF THE WEEK: HOW TO IMPLEMENT VOICE SEARCH REAL ESTATE TIP OF THE WEEK: HOW TO IMPLEMENT VOICE SEARCH

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Jun 17, 2019

While we all know keywords are pivotal to help your real estate website track well on Google, it might be surprising to learn about voice searches. With smartphones, any consumer can ask their phone a question by voice instead of typing it in. ComSco...

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Market in Minutes: New Homes and Buyer Sentiment MARKET IN MINUTES: NEW HOMES AND BUYER SENTIMENT

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Jun 17, 2019

Despite ongoing political uncertainty, there has been a significant increase in buyer confidence in the first quarter of 2019, resulting in greater interest. Realistically priced properties are attracting particular interest, especially in the new bu...

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DIGITAL MARKETING TOOLS AND TIPS TO GROW YOUR REAL ESTATE BUSINESS DIGITAL MARKETING TOOLS AND TIPS TO GROW YOUR REAL ESTATE BUSINESS

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Jun 17, 2019

In todays digital world, a website is essential for your real estate business: No one will believe you are a real business if they cant find you online. But the value of digital marketing goes further: Done right, it energizes your real estate practi...

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How To Determine Value In Today HOW TO DETERMINE VALUE IN TODAY'S REAL ESTATE MARKET

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Jun 17, 2019

In order to determine the value of a home in today's real estate market, you need to have a keen understanding of the current relative supply of homes for sale. Whether selling or buying, a solid understanding of price and value will enable you t...

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Should You Pull Your Money Out of the Real Estate Market? SHOULD YOU PULL YOUR MONEY OUT OF THE REAL ESTATE MARKET?

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Jun 16, 2019

If you look at the real estate markets across the country, they have surpassed the peaks of 2005 and 2006. If you look at the stock market and Dow Jones Industrial Average and a lot of other indexes across the world, they are all at all-time highs.

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AIRBNB PALM SPRINGS: A GOOD REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT IN 2019? AIRBNB PALM SPRINGS: A GOOD REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT IN 2019?

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Jun 16, 2019

Every year in the US real estate market, short-term rentals become more and more popular and with that, they become more and more profitable. An Airbnb rental is, on average, the best real estate investment in many state and local markets according t...

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Wholesaling Real Estate Grow a Thriving Business WHOLESALING REAL ESTATE GROW A THRIVING BUSINESS

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Jun 14, 2019

Today, Cody discusses the importance of acting on positive prompts in a positive way. Not only is this a great business lesson, but a great life lesson as well.

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IRR vs ROI in Real Estate: What’s the Difference? IRR VS ROI IN REAL ESTATE: WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE?

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Jun 14, 2019

Why are we even discussing IRR vs ROI? Because these two return metrics are some of the most commonly used by investors in an investment property analysis when evaluating the potential profitability of a real estate investment, or determining the per...

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When To Give Up Investing In Real Estate WHEN TO GIVE UP INVESTING IN REAL ESTATE

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Jun 14, 2019

You've been trying to get your first real estate investment property, but it seems impossible. So, when do you give up and stop trying to invest in real estate? In this video, Brandon Turner, Joshua Dorkin, & Anson Young discuss when you shou...

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7 Tips for First Time House Flippers 7 TIPS FOR FIRST TIME HOUSE FLIPPERS

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Jun 14, 2019

7 Tips for First Time House Flippers. What to know before attempting to flip real estate? Not every real estate flip is like the HGTV house flipping shows. See these tips from the Blog - Under 30 Wealth first. Also check out this resource below to le...

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“Game of Thrones” comes to the Real Estate Industry – Part 1 “GAME OF THRONES” COMES TO THE REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY – PART 1

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Jun 13, 2019

There’s been a lot of talk lately about the future of not just the players in the real estate industry but the industry itself. Who wins and who loses in the next several years depends on various combinations of many factors against the backdro...

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How to Have Better Client Meetings for Real Estate Agents HOW TO HAVE BETTER CLIENT MEETINGS FOR REAL ESTATE AGENTS

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Jun 13, 2019

Everyone in real estate knows that social media cannot replace face-to-face interaction but just complement it. So, even though we live in the age of Facebook and Instagram, meeting your clients in person is a must. However, not every meeting with a ...

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How To Get Started In Real Estate HOW TO GET STARTED IN REAL ESTATE

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Jun 13, 2019

Great news: Multiple sources report that the outlook for the U.S housing market remains strong. We owe this to several factors—continued job growth, wage increases, and mortgage rates that have remained in a historically low range for quite som...

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How to Write a Real Estate Marketing Plan Step By Step HOW TO WRITE A REAL ESTATE MARKETING PLAN STEP BY STEP

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Jun 13, 2019

What’s the secret to building an effective real estate marketing plan? It’s not an easy thing to answer. You probably notice other real estate pros successfully promoting properties online and in real life. Ever wonder how they do it? Do ...

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Real Estate Social Media Marketing REAL ESTATE SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING

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Jun 13, 2019

In real estate customers are often deep into the buying process before approaching an agent. This means your online media must drive potential leads to make contact with your brand, leaving your sales team to close.

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The Ten Commandments Of Buying A Home THE TEN COMMANDMENTS OF BUYING A HOME

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Jun 13, 2019

Are you jazzed about your upcoming home purchase? Good. But slow down, Turbo! There are a few things you need to know. More specifically, ten things. They’re called “The Ten Commandments of Buying a Home.” Read them. Absorb them. Em...

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Top 10 Real Estate Certifications & Designations 2019 TOP 10 REAL ESTATE CERTIFICATIONS & DESIGNATIONS 2019

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Jun 12, 2019

Real estate certifications are specializations agents and other real estate professionals can earn from real estate organizations to expand their expertise and grow their business. Agents and brokers can make the most of certifications by choosing sp...

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What’s Ahead in the U.S. Housing Market and What is the Impact on Relocation? WHAT’S AHEAD IN THE U.S. HOUSING MARKET AND WHAT IS THE IMPACT ON RELOCATION?

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Jun 12, 2019

In a nutshell, the remainder of 2019 seems to be more of the same! According to realtor.com, the market will be very similar to 2018 with little improvement. Below are some of the highlights: Inventory will improve slightly but not enough to meet dem...

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How To Invest In Real Estate HOW TO INVEST IN REAL ESTATE

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Jun 12, 2019

Let's take an in-depth look at "Venturing into the Real Estate Market" in part one (1) of this two (2) part series. This episode looks at: What is real estate and real estate investing? The benefits of investing in real estate?  Wh...

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The 3 Things You Need to Know About Today’s Real Estate Market THE 3 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT TODAY’S REAL ESTATE MARKET

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Jun 12, 2019

Depending on which news outlet you go to, you may hear some pretty contrasting takes on the current real estate market. Some say the market is going up, others say we’re headed towards a crash similar to the one in 2008. Instead of relying on o...

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Cost of Home: Housing is a fundamental human need COST OF HOME: HOUSING IS A FUNDAMENTAL HUMAN NEED

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Jun 12, 2019

During Habitat’s 2019 national affiliate conference, former national managing partner of Trammell Crow Residential, J. Ronald Terwilliger shares why he passionately advocates for housing affordability solutions.

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How to Afford a Luxury Family Home With a Reasonable Mortgage HOW TO AFFORD A LUXURY FAMILY HOME WITH A REASONABLE MORTGAGE

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Jun 11, 2019

Living in a luxury home is a lifelong dream for many people, but purchasing a beautiful piece of property could end up putting you in debt for 40 years or longer if you aren't careful. Luckily, with a little bit of planning and some patience, you...

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How Digital Marketing for Real Estate Can Help Sell Properties HOW DIGITAL MARKETING FOR REAL ESTATE CAN HELP SELL PROPERTIES

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Jun 11, 2019

Digital marketing is the newest way to brand real estate. Here are the best ways to begin a digital marketing strategy for real estate that will help reach prospective buyers and tenants to ultimately close deals.  Increasingly, marketers are re...

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How to Set Up a Real Estate Sales Funnel in 10 Steps HOW TO SET UP A REAL ESTATE SALES FUNNEL IN 10 STEPS

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Jun 11, 2019

A real estate sales funnel is the path a buyer takes from when they first encounter your brand to when they convert into a sale. To set up a sales funnel that converts prospects into buyers—ultimately raising profits—agents need to define...

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5 "Must Have Features" to Have on Your Real Estate Website 5 "MUST HAVE FEATURES" TO HAVE ON YOUR REAL ESTATE WEBSITE

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Jun 11, 2019

A real estate website needs to have the tools and information to help buyers and sellers on their journey. This is done with marketing tools and content that educate them on their problem, provide different solutions to their problem, and drives them...

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The Truth About Passive Real Estate Investing THE TRUTH ABOUT PASSIVE REAL ESTATE INVESTING

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Jun 11, 2019

In this video I shared some hard truths about being a real estate investor that I've learned from buying multiple properties and what I learned when I first got started at age 20 a while ago back in college compared to what I've learned now i...

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HOME Survey: June 2019 HOME SURVEY: JUNE 2019

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Jun 10, 2019

Seventy-three percent of people believe that now is a good time to sell a home, and 46% believe that strongly.

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5 Simple Tips to Create Effective Real Estate Newsletters 5 SIMPLE TIPS TO CREATE EFFECTIVE REAL ESTATE NEWSLETTERS

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Jun 10, 2019

This year is set to be a defining moment for the U.S. real estate market as millennials will continue investing in properties. According to Forbes, 45 percent of homebuyers will be millennials in 2019. Despite the growth real estate has showcased in ...

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Building the blueprint for change: Women in real estate BUILDING THE BLUEPRINT FOR CHANGE: WOMEN IN REAL ESTATE

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Jun 10, 2019

In the fast-paced environment of today’s real estate industry, expanding the diversity of ideas is especially important and is driving the greater innovation necessary to navigate disruption and capitalize on change. Men still outnumber women b...

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How Real Estate Agents Can Help First-Time Home Buyers HOW REAL ESTATE AGENTS CAN HELP FIRST-TIME HOME BUYERS

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Jun 10, 2019

Buying a house, an apartment, or a condo can feel like a daunting task, especially for first-time home buyers. A skilled real estate agent can play a major role in guiding these fledgling property owners through the maze that is a real estate transac...

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Calgary Real Estate Market and Trends: June 2019 CALGARY REAL ESTATE MARKET AND TRENDS: JUNE 2019

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Jun 10, 2019

The Calgary real estate market has enjoyed some slight improvements over the last few months. The housing market throughout Calgary has had 2 months of decreasing inventory levels. But has that had any impact on real estate prices in Calgary? In this...

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How To Get More Real Estate Listings: 4 Creative Ways HOW TO GET MORE REAL ESTATE LISTINGS: 4 CREATIVE WAYS

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Jun 10, 2019

Looking to get more real estate listings?  You should be if you are looking to have a successful real estate career.  The question is what is the best way to go about doing this in such a competitive market? There are many ways you can try ...

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11 Best Financing Strategies for Real Estate Investing 2019 11 BEST FINANCING STRATEGIES FOR REAL ESTATE INVESTING 2019

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Jun 10, 2019

This video covers the 11 financing strategies every real estate investor needs to know and have on hand in case certain methods of financing real estate don't work. Getting creative with money and financing is how you succeed and afford property ...

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THIS IS WHAT YOU NEED TO BUILD HIGH-WORTH REAL ESTATE PORTFOLIO THIS IS WHAT YOU NEED TO BUILD HIGH-WORTH REAL ESTATE PORTFOLIO

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Jun 10, 2019

Your million-dollar real estate portfolio won’t come into being out of an event. It will happen out of a process. It would take time, an enormous amount of patience, and a lot of hard work from your end. Why do you think so many people dream of...

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Getting Started with Real Estate Investing GETTING STARTED WITH REAL ESTATE INVESTING

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Jun 09, 2019

In this video, we discuss how Mac Home Development got started and what advice we have for people starting out in the real estate investment field.

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TOP 3 TAX BENEFITS OF REAL ESTATE INVESTING THAT WILL SAVE YOU MONEY TOP 3 TAX BENEFITS OF REAL ESTATE INVESTING THAT WILL SAVE YOU MONEY

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Jun 07, 2019

You most likely went into the real estate investing business to not only create the lifestyle you have dreamed of, but to also build lasting wealth for you and your family. To accomplish this, knowing the ins and outs of property investing is essenti...

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Top 5 Benefits of Real Estate Investing TOP 5 BENEFITS OF REAL ESTATE INVESTING

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Jun 07, 2019

Rental properties are residential or commercial properties that you purchase with the purpose of renting them out to a tenant. There are so many different property types, investment strategies and ways to profit when it comes to real estate investing...

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Should You Use an LLC in Real Estate? SHOULD YOU USE AN LLC IN REAL ESTATE?

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Jun 07, 2019

Should you use an LLC for Real Estate investing? That's the question we're trying to answer today. There's a lot of information swirling around the internet regarding whether or not you should use an LLC for Real Estate. You want to prote...

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5 Highly Effective Examples of Real Estate Ads for Facebook & More 5 HIGHLY EFFECTIVE EXAMPLES OF REAL ESTATE ADS FOR FACEBOOK & MORE

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Jun 07, 2019

What's the purpose of an ad? It's to spread the word about your business, product, or service. Ads increase awareness about your offerings. In the world of real estate, ads are a valuable tool to share information about the services you offer...

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A Toronto Real Estate Infographic For May 2019 A TORONTO REAL ESTATE INFOGRAPHIC FOR MAY 2019

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Jun 06, 2019

This clear concise infographic presents the Toronto Real Estate Board's figures for May 2019.

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How to Get Real Estate Leads with LinkedIn: 11 Pro Tips HOW TO GET REAL ESTATE LEADS WITH LINKEDIN: 11 PRO TIPS

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Jun 06, 2019

If you think LinkedIn is only geared towards C-level executives and business owners, you are wrong. There are over 7 million real estate professionals taking advantage of the site — and they’re seeing great results when it comes to figuri...

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A mobile approach to REAL ESTATE A MOBILE APPROACH TO REAL ESTATE

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Jun 06, 2019

From politician to family owned real estate business, this is Ryan Johnstone from Royal LePage NRC. Bill Schmidt from TCG sat down with Ryan Johnstone to discuss the current real estate market, the importance of communication and technology behind th...

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European Real Estate Market Outlook Q1 2019 EUROPEAN REAL ESTATE MARKET OUTLOOK Q1 2019

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Jun 05, 2019

European direct real estate is set for a slightly more benign year of performance, owing to the likely softening in demand fundamentals and signs that prime asset pricing trends are reaching their peak. While risks remain tilted towards the external ...

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Real Estate Marketing to Millennials: 26 Tips From the Pros REAL ESTATE MARKETING TO MILLENNIALS: 26 TIPS FROM THE PROS

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Jun 05, 2019

Millennials are very independent and always on the move. As of 2017, they have become the largest age group of homebuyers, which means that it’s time for real estate agents to master the art of real estate marketing to millennials. We asked exp...

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Commercial Real Estate & Technology: The Generational Divide COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE & TECHNOLOGY: THE GENERATIONAL DIVIDE

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Jun 05, 2019

Infographic that addresses how each generation sees aspects like the adoption, use and importance of technology. Ultimately, each generations’ concerns come down to the impact that new technology will have on the industry.

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EXPECTATIONS & MARKET REALITIES IN REAL ESTATE 2019 EXPECTATIONS & MARKET REALITIES IN REAL ESTATE 2019

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Jun 05, 2019

Real estate has historically been known for its cycles, which have included some big highs and some low lows, but we are now at a unique time in the current cycle and the norms of the past regarding pace and cadence are foundationally different. This...

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8 Epic Apps For Real Estate Agents 8 EPIC APPS FOR REAL ESTATE AGENTS

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Jun 05, 2019

Are you looking to raise your production? These 8 Amazing Real Estate Apps will help you be more efficient and productive. These are undoubtably the best iPad apps for real estate agents!

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How Millennials are Reshaping the Real Estate Landscape HOW MILLENNIALS ARE RESHAPING THE REAL ESTATE LANDSCAPE

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Jun 05, 2019

Millennials are more technologically adept than previous generations. Because they’re eternally attached to their devices, it’s no surprise that millennials will use every app, website, or any other virtual resources available to them to ...

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Instagram Ads for Real Estate Marketers: 10 Best Practices INSTAGRAM ADS FOR REAL ESTATE MARKETERS: 10 BEST PRACTICES

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Jun 05, 2019

Sometimes I think I should quit Instagram because I spend so much time on the platform each week, but then I realize that I’d depriving myself of a true guilty pleasure that carries me through each day. Why? Because who doesn’t love scrol...

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Real Estate Agents: how to rank your website in Google, Bing Search Engines REAL ESTATE AGENTS: HOW TO RANK YOUR WEBSITE IN GOOGLE, BING SEARCH ENGINES

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Jun 05, 2019

Wondering about real estate agent SEO, and wondering what you can blog about to help drive leads.   It's all about cool ideas, hyper local content. Xendoo is my Favorite Small Business, All in One Solution for Bookkeeping Software, Book...

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BUYING A NEW HOME? HERE’S HOW TO CHECK FOR MOLD BEFORE IT’S TOO LATE. BUYING A NEW HOME? HERE’S HOW TO CHECK FOR MOLD BEFORE IT’S TOO LATE.

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Jun 05, 2019

This infographic highlights that there is always a possibility of mold when buying a home whether the property is new or old. This resource is designed to show you where to look for mold, how best to detect the possibility of a mold issue, what type ...

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How to capitalise on structural changes in Australian listed real estate HOW TO CAPITALISE ON STRUCTURAL CHANGES IN AUSTRALIAN LISTED REAL ESTATE

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Jun 04, 2019

There is a fundamental shift going on in Australian listed real estate. For years retail property has been the rightful leader in the listed market providing strong returns for investors. It has become the bedrock of passive investing in listed real ...

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Real Estate Tech Funding Recap May 2019 REAL ESTATE TECH FUNDING RECAP MAY 2019

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Jun 03, 2019

Real Estate Tech Recap by CREtech. Total venture capital invested in real estate tech companies continued to surge in May 2019. Globally, over $1 billion was invested in real estate tech companies.

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7 Real Estate Agent Tips for Dealing With Unresponsive Prospects 7 REAL ESTATE AGENT TIPS FOR DEALING WITH UNRESPONSIVE PROSPECTS

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Jun 03, 2019

Here are seven marketing principles to adhere to when sending a follow-up email after no response. Follow them, and you’re more likely to welcome a few of those potential buyers or sellers back into your open arms.

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10 TIPS TO USE FACEBOOK ADS FOR YOUR REAL ESTATE BUSINESS 10 TIPS TO USE FACEBOOK ADS FOR YOUR REAL ESTATE BUSINESS

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Jun 03, 2019

Paid advertising can go a long way towards generating business and growing your customer base. Done right, Facebook ads can generate near-immediate traffic and interest in your listings. Still, many real estate agents face some confusion about the be...

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The 6 Biggest Reasons I Prefer Single Family Rentals over Multi-Families THE 6 BIGGEST REASONS I PREFER SINGLE FAMILY RENTALS OVER MULTI-FAMILIES

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Jun 03, 2019

It's the great real estate debate: should you invest in single-family homes or multi-family rentals? This can come down to personal preference, but I believe that investing in single-family housing is more realistic and more accessible for most i...

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WHAT’S FORECLOSURE & HOW TO INVEST IN ONE? WHAT’S FORECLOSURE & HOW TO INVEST IN ONE?

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Jun 03, 2019

If you have found our What’s Foreclosure & How to Invest in One? infographic useful and got inspired to buy a foreclosed home to invest in as a beginner real estate investor or an experienced one, make sure to read our article What Is a For...

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The 5 Best Methods to Start Learning About Real Estate Investing THE 5 BEST METHODS TO START LEARNING ABOUT REAL ESTATE INVESTING

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Jun 03, 2019

What is the “right” source for you to study? Where do you find the best real estate knowledge? Let’s explore several of the most common learning methods you can use to obtain knowledge about the particular real estate niche you want...

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AVOIDING AN UNDERWATER MORTGAGE: 7 TIPS FOR REAL ESTATE INVESTORS AVOIDING AN UNDERWATER MORTGAGE: 7 TIPS FOR REAL ESTATE INVESTORS

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Jun 03, 2019

Investing in a property is a highly leveraged investment. If you buy securities, for example, you can only borrow 50% of their value. On the other hand, if you buy a rental property, you can borrow 80-97% of its value.  However, with high levera...

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Business Planning for Real Estate BUSINESS PLANNING FOR REAL ESTATE

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Jun 03, 2019

Are your agents ready for 2020 with a PLAN or are you just hoping they'll figure something out? Hope isn't a strategy! We've got business planning sessions in all shapes & sizes from some of the best real estate minds out there ready ...

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How To Become Financially Independent By Investing In Real Estate HOW TO BECOME FINANCIALLY INDEPENDENT BY INVESTING IN REAL ESTATE

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Jun 03, 2019

Meeting a man who traveled the world by leveraging real estate, it's then when I realized that I have found my niche. What I want to advise anyone is to find a mentor--I have 3. Then, save money for that first investment. It's true that it...

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What to Expect During the Home Selling Journey WHAT TO EXPECT DURING THE HOME SELLING JOURNEY

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Jun 02, 2019

Selling a home rarely proves to be a simple, straightforward process. However, if you plan ahead for the house selling journey, you may be better equipped than other sellers to identify and address potential hurdles. Now, let's take a look at thr...

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Real Estate SEO: Expert Tips to Generate More Leads REAL ESTATE SEO: EXPERT TIPS TO GENERATE MORE LEADS

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May 31, 2019

We know how important SEO is. It plays an even bigger role when it comes to the real estate business. As per a recent survey, about 95% of home buyers use the internet for information during the home buying process. Buyers begin their search online a...

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What are the Risks of Investing in Real Estate Syndications? WHAT ARE THE RISKS OF INVESTING IN REAL ESTATE SYNDICATIONS?

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May 31, 2019

There are many advantages to putting your money in multifamily syndications, but every investment comes with risk. Discover the risks of investing in multifamily syndications - and what you can do to overcome them. What are the risks of investing in ...

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Wire Fraud in Real Estate Transactions WIRE FRAUD IN REAL ESTATE TRANSACTIONS

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May 31, 2019

Hi today, we're going to talk about wire fraud and real estate transactions. I'm Libby Guthrie with Keller Williams Realty in Northern California. If you're buying a home, you may want to wire funds from your bank account to the Title Com...

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Real Estate Analytics Software: How to Use It to Make Money REAL ESTATE ANALYTICS SOFTWARE: HOW TO USE IT TO MAKE MONEY

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May 30, 2019

First of all, real estate analytics software helps property investors detect the best places to invest in real estate. It helps conduct what we call the real estate market analysis. This process is based on past housing market data as well as present...

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Why Financial Advisors Don WHY FINANCIAL ADVISORS DON'T TALK ABOUT REAL ESTATE

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May 30, 2019

The self-directed IRA is one of the most powerful wealth building tools available. Since this account can help you build exponential wealth, one would assume that financial advisors would recommend a self-directed IRA to all of their clients. But sad...

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How to Make a Stellar Real Estate Cover Video HOW TO MAKE A STELLAR REAL ESTATE COVER VIDEO

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May 30, 2019

With social media becoming more prevalent in digital marketing, people are turning to video to find new ways to drive clients to their sites. A clear cover video for your social networks or website is an easy (and highly effective) way to introduce y...

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Real Estate Wholesaling Explained: How a Traditional Closing Works REAL ESTATE WHOLESALING EXPLAINED: HOW A TRADITIONAL CLOSING WORKS

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May 30, 2019

When wholesaling real estate, this method of closing requires a lot of working capital (i.e. – cash) on hand, but it gives you the most control over the process. Benefits of Wholesaling Through a Traditional Close When you buy a property and cl...

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How Real Estate Brokers Can Boost Their Efficiency HOW REAL ESTATE BROKERS CAN BOOST THEIR EFFICIENCY

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May 29, 2019

New technology disrupts the way that business is conducted, but sectors are affected differently. While some seek out new tech to slash expenses and reach more customers, others are slow to embrace change and require encouragement. The real estate se...

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5 Best Practices CRE Brokers Use to Dominate Their Markets 5 BEST PRACTICES CRE BROKERS USE TO DOMINATE THEIR MARKETS

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May 29, 2019

The scope of commercial real estate (CRE) is incredibly broad, including tons of specialized facets that make up the greater whole. These niches give brokerages the opportunity to dominate a piece of the industry, thereby imprinting their name on the...

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How Automation is Transforming Commercial Real Estate HOW AUTOMATION IS TRANSFORMING COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE

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May 29, 2019

Technology has been bulldozing work as we know it, for better or worse, for decades leaving commercial real estate largely untouched until now. Real estate is faced with a new level of disruption with the onset of everything from blockchain and 3D-pr...

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Millennials Might Regret Mortgages, But Not Their Homes MILLENNIALS MIGHT REGRET MORTGAGES, BUT NOT THEIR HOMES

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May 29, 2019

Young homeowners more often say they rushed through the buying process and have regrets about their mortgage, likely resulting from the challenges young buyers face entering today’s expensive housing market. Still, homeowners of all ages are, f...

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How GTL Real Estate Operationalized Their Sales Process HOW GTL REAL ESTATE OPERATIONALIZED THEIR SALES PROCESS

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May 29, 2019

Todd Ortscheid's property management business was healthy and growing. But when he dove deep into the numbers, he realized that his BDMs had stopped producing new business and were living off residual business. Not exactly a recipe for continued ...

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Punch Above Your Weight Class: Steps to Building a Technology Platform to Even Out the Playing Field PUNCH ABOVE YOUR WEIGHT CLASS: STEPS TO BUILDING A TECHNOLOGY PLATFORM TO EVEN OUT THE PLAYING FIELD

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May 29, 2019

Download this eBook to learn the 5 essential steps to building out your technology platform for the home buying and selling process.

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Real Estate Market Predictions for 2019 and Beyond REAL ESTATE MARKET PREDICTIONS FOR 2019 AND BEYOND

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May 28, 2019

Here are my real estate predictions for 2019 and beyond.

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5 Reasons to Resolve to Hire a Real Estate Professional 5 REASONS TO RESOLVE TO HIRE A REAL ESTATE PROFESSIONAL

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May 28, 2019

As we usher in the new year, one thing is for certain… if you plan to buy or sell a house this year, you need a real estate professional on your team! There are many benefits to using a local professional! Pick a pro who knows your local marke...

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5 Effective Ways to Use Instagram for Your Luxury Real Estate Brand 5 EFFECTIVE WAYS TO USE INSTAGRAM FOR YOUR LUXURY REAL ESTATE BRAND

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May 28, 2019

Looking to engage with new audiences and connect with your target market? Instagram is the perfect platform for luxury real estate brands looking to expand their reach. In fact, engagement on Instagram is ten times higher than it is for Facebook, and...

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Investing in Real Estate: What are the options? INVESTING IN REAL ESTATE: WHAT ARE THE OPTIONS?

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May 28, 2019

Barriers for investment in real estate have lowered, with non-accredited investors now able to access this alternative asset class. Discover the options and how they can provide meaningful diversification to portfolios with AltAA.

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10 Insanely Simple Real Estate Lead Generation Ideas 10 INSANELY SIMPLE REAL ESTATE LEAD GENERATION IDEAS

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May 28, 2019

The real estate industry is never static. It is constantly in a state of flux – growing and evolving as new ideas replace older ones. At the heart of this industry are the customers who keep it afloat. Businesses and agents earn their bread by ...

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Investment Scoreboard - How to Invest in Real Estate INVESTMENT SCOREBOARD - HOW TO INVEST IN REAL ESTATE

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May 27, 2019

How good is your investment score this year? You may be wondering why we asked this pungent question? The motive is to inspire you into investing for the future. There are so many things one can invest in but the crux of any investment is to yield go...

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Single Family vs. Multifamily Rentals: Which Investment Is Right for YOU? SINGLE FAMILY VS. MULTIFAMILY RENTALS: WHICH INVESTMENT IS RIGHT FOR YOU?

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May 26, 2019

Single family rental property investors enjoy much greater inventory choices. There are around 5 million home sales in an average year. More choices mean the potential for finding better deals and doing a higher volume of transactions. This may not f...

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Importance of Location Selection In Real Estate IMPORTANCE OF LOCATION SELECTION IN REAL ESTATE

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May 25, 2019

The decision which we take about the place where we live has a Greater Impact In Our Lives. Let’s Look Into The Points To Consider before you Choose A Location to Purchase in Real Estate. While you look for a proper location look into its Geogr...

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The Impact Staging Your Home Has On Your Sale Price THE IMPACT STAGING YOUR HOME HAS ON YOUR SALE PRICE

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May 24, 2019

The National Association of Realtors surveyed their members & released the findings of their Profile of Home Staging. 62% of seller’s agents say that staging a home decreases the amount of time a home spends on the market.

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DELIVERING BUILD TO RENT: Are you ready? DELIVERING BUILD TO RENT: ARE YOU READY?

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May 24, 2019

The UK economy has never been in greater need of high-quality, efficiently managed private housing. But this is nothing new. 2012 saw the publication of the Montague Review as a result of a long-standing housing deficit in the UK. There was already a...

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How To Start A Rental Property Business Like A Pro HOW TO START A RENTAL PROPERTY BUSINESS LIKE A PRO

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May 24, 2019

As Antoine de Saint-Exupery once said, “A goal without a plan is just a wish.” Consequently, the best plans have developed a reputation for helping people in every industry realize their own goals, no matter how lofty they may be. There l...

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9 Reasons Why Some Homes Sell Faster 9 REASONS WHY SOME HOMES SELL FASTER

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May 22, 2019

Here are 9 Reasons Why Some Homes Sell Faster. Real estate is all about location, location, location, and you can’t change that. This list is a great starting point to self-assess your situation. Are you in a good position to sell your home for...

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The 5 Best Smart Home Devices for Your Rental Property THE 5 BEST SMART HOME DEVICES FOR YOUR RENTAL PROPERTY

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May 22, 2019

We live in the digital age. It seems that everything is getting more intelligent: from phones and TVs to toasters and washing machines. And home devices are part of this technological trend. In this article, Upkeep Media Inc., after successfully work...

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3 Ways to Follow Up with Real Estate Leads Generated Online 3 WAYS TO FOLLOW UP WITH REAL ESTATE LEADS GENERATED ONLINE

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May 22, 2019

As the old adage goes “The fortune is in the follow-up.” While the ways in which you can follow up with real estate leads have improved considerably in recent years, the fundamentals haven’t changed. However, these new opportunities...

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5 Time-Wasters That Hurt Your Real Estate Business 5 TIME-WASTERS THAT HURT YOUR REAL ESTATE BUSINESS

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May 22, 2019

You know those days where you just can’t motivate yourself to be productive? Those days when Facebook or your favorite movie or video game screams louder than the pile of work in front of you? I feel your pain. At least in my business, we have ...

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Should You Wait for the Next Market Crash to Invest in Real Estate? SHOULD YOU WAIT FOR THE NEXT MARKET CRASH TO INVEST IN REAL ESTATE?

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May 22, 2019

I’m talking about the real estate market. It’s crazy competitive, hard to find good deals, and sellers receive multiple offers on a lot of properties.  All this has many people thinking, “You know what? I think I’ll just ...

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8 Indisputable Reasons Real Estate Agents NEED to Prioritize Email Marketing 8 INDISPUTABLE REASONS REAL ESTATE AGENTS NEED TO PRIORITIZE EMAIL MARKETING

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May 22, 2019

Real estate agents need to make email marketing a priority. In a survey of agents, email campaigns were named one of the top three effective marketing strategies, right behind referrals and featured listings.

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What can we learn from history about Real Estate? WHAT CAN WE LEARN FROM HISTORY ABOUT REAL ESTATE?

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May 22, 2019

Wealth Migrate is a KPMG Global Top 50 Fintech company, top-10, global real estate investment platform, bringing the tools and transparency to enable emerging market investors access to high yield, institutional quality, developed market real estate ...

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What is keeping us from the data-driven future of real estate? WHAT IS KEEPING US FROM THE DATA-DRIVEN FUTURE OF REAL ESTATE?

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May 22, 2019

Dhinaker Dhandi, Vice President of Product at Altus Analytics, Josh Fraser, CEO of Estated, and L.D. Salmanson, CEO of Cherre talk about the different reasons that more data is not available to the commercial real estate industry.

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4 myths about commercial real estate brokers—debunked 4 MYTHS ABOUT COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE BROKERS—DEBUNKED

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May 21, 2019

Commercial real estate brokers get a bad rap sometimes. They can be seen as pushy and aggressive, or borderline unethical. If you’re a potential prospect, you might get hounded by calls and visits from brokers. If you’re a broker, you cou...

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Best Video Distribution Channels for Real Estate Marketing BEST VIDEO DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS FOR REAL ESTATE MARKETING

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May 21, 2019

You made the leap and embraced video marketing, the latest trend in digital marketing. The videos are informative and show what makes your brand unique, BUT they are not getting the views or shares you were expecting. After dedicating your time and h...

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Top 9 Cities for Buy and Hold Real Estate Investing in 2019 TOP 9 CITIES FOR BUY AND HOLD REAL ESTATE INVESTING IN 2019

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May 21, 2019

The buy and hold real estate investment strategy was and continues to be the strategy of choice for many investors. It’s simply the purchase of rental properties with the intention of holding them for a long period. The reason why this is the m...

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How to optimize your post URL to drive traffic Real Estate Website SEO Tips HOW TO OPTIMIZE YOUR POST URL TO DRIVE TRAFFIC REAL ESTATE WEBSITE SEO TIPS

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May 20, 2019

In terms of how to get traffic to your website, social media is the next big key. I hope this post showed you how to increase website traffic using some cool, untapped strategies. How to get traffic for your site for free 2019.

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Renting vs Buying: Which is better for you? RENTING VS BUYING: WHICH IS BETTER FOR YOU?

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May 20, 2019

The debate about whether it makes more financial sense to rent or buy has been raging for decades. Advocates of buying argue that when you pay rent you’re paying for someone else’s mortgage. When you buy, you are making an investment, whi...

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Real Estate Data Analytics Is What You Need to Get Rich REAL ESTATE DATA ANALYTICS IS WHAT YOU NEED TO GET RICH

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May 20, 2019

For a long time, real estate investing was driven solely by speculation, educated guesses, and gut feeling. As a result, many investors kept making the same mistakes over and over again. While the element of risk cannot be completely eliminated, usin...

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Real Estate Landing Pages 2019: The Ultimate Guide REAL ESTATE LANDING PAGES 2019: THE ULTIMATE GUIDE

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May 20, 2019

Real estate landing pages help agents capture leads by collecting contact information through listing-focused websites. In general, you can optimize landing pages for real estate by offering potential leads free content or home search and home valuat...

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ERA Real Estate Expands Florida Presence Through Affiliate’s Growth ERA REAL ESTATE EXPANDS FLORIDA PRESENCE THROUGH AFFILIATE’S GROWTH

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May 20, 2019

ERA Real Estate, a global franchising leader, announced that its franchisee, ERA Real Solutions Realty in Cincinnati, has acquired the Fort Myers-based Right Choice Realty. Through this acquisition, ERA Real Solutions will nearly double its independe...

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KEEP YOUR REAL ESTATE EMAIL NEWSLETTERS FROM BEING TRASHED KEEP YOUR REAL ESTATE EMAIL NEWSLETTERS FROM BEING TRASHED

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May 20, 2019

It may seem odd for a company that provides direct mail services to the real estate industry to offer advice to agents about best practices for email. Especially when statistics claim that direct mail is more effective than email marketing. But we ag...

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The Best Real Estate Software in 2019: 13 Apps for Real Estate Agents THE BEST REAL ESTATE SOFTWARE IN 2019: 13 APPS FOR REAL ESTATE AGENTS

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May 20, 2019

Your real estate clients have been able to show interest in buying a new house or listing their property with just a few clicks on their phone. Agents, on the other hand, have traditionally been tied to their offices, digging through files and emails...

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Understanding The 5 Phases Of Apartment Investing UNDERSTANDING THE 5 PHASES OF APARTMENT INVESTING

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May 19, 2019

Looking to learn about Apartment Investing? Join Bryan Chavis, author of Buy It, Rent It, Profit, as he breaks it down.

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8 TIPS TO HOSTING A SUCCESSFUL OPEN HOUSE 8 TIPS TO HOSTING A SUCCESSFUL OPEN HOUSE

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May 19, 2019

We have created a real estate infographic for our popular advice article on how-to hold a successful open house. It’s designed to be helpful to real estate brokers, agents and sellers.

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GO FISHING ON FACEBOOK FOR REAL ESTATE LEADS GO FISHING ON FACEBOOK FOR REAL ESTATE LEADS

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May 19, 2019

“Successful marlin fishing involves having the right gear, knowing the right fishing tactics and techniques, and being in the right place at the right time,” according to FishermansOutfitter.com. The same can be said about anything one is...

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Top Days to List Your Home for Sale TOP DAYS TO LIST YOUR HOME FOR SALE

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May 17, 2019

ATTOM Data Solutions conducted an analysis of more than 29 million single family home and condo sales over the past eight years to determine the top days to list your home for sale. The top five days to list your home brought in a 10% premium over ma...

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How much time does it take to buy a home? HOW MUCH TIME DOES IT TAKE TO BUY A HOME?

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May 17, 2019

It’s generally accepted that buying a home is a time-consuming business – but how much time is consumed, exactly? Canadian real estate website Zolo conducted a survey to find out how many hours on average buyers take in going through the ...

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Strategic Partners: The Opportunity in Real Estate and Infrastructure Secondaries STRATEGIC PARTNERS: THE OPPORTUNITY IN REAL ESTATE AND INFRASTRUCTURE SECONDARIES

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May 17, 2019

Strategic Partners, Blackstone’s secondaries investing business, has maintained a record of excellence since its inception by leveraging our advantages. Our store of proprietary data, culled from hundreds of transactions, and deep experience in...

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3 Tips For Recession Proof Real Estate Investing 3 TIPS FOR RECESSION PROOF REAL ESTATE INVESTING

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May 17, 2019

The real estate market will eventually go down, but how can real estate investors prepare their real estate investments to stand strong when it happens? Sterling White shares 3 tips on how to invest in real estate that will hold up if a recession or ...

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How to Buy a Home Without Being an Active Investo HOW TO BUY A HOME WITHOUT BEING AN ACTIVE INVESTO

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May 17, 2019

Most of you reading this are thinking about or have already purchased a personal property. This article is to help show you this can be done as an investor, too, and likely sooner and for less money than if you were to try to simply save money for a ...

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US Real Estate Indicators Report US REAL ESTATE INDICATORS REPORT

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May 16, 2019

Real estate investment trusts (REITs) have had a banner first four months of the year, even though the sector returned -0.2% in April after investors moved to a more “risk on” focus. Notwithstanding April’s pause, REITs’ year-...

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Real Estate Marketing Strategies: 25 Tips for 2019 REAL ESTATE MARKETING STRATEGIES: 25 TIPS FOR 2019

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May 16, 2019

The real estate market is extremely competitive today. With a plethora of options and price points to choose from, home buyers are spoilt for choice. Add to that the rapidly-evolving digital tools for real estate marketing. It’s neither feasibl...

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FIVE REASONS TO WORK WITH A LICENSED REAL ESTATE AGENT FIVE REASONS TO WORK WITH A LICENSED REAL ESTATE AGENT

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May 16, 2019

The internet has enough information to turn almost any beginner into an experienced do-it-yourselfer. Have a running toilet? Check out a couple of YouTube videos, and the next thing you know you are replacing the float, flapper, chain, and now have a...

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THE STATE OF THE BROKERAGE THE STATE OF THE BROKERAGE

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May 15, 2019

81 % of brokerages plan to grow by adding agents, but only 56 % actually do.

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May 2019 Real Estate and Mortgage Trends, San Diego California MAY 2019 REAL ESTATE AND MORTGAGE TRENDS, SAN DIEGO CALIFORNIA

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May 15, 2019

So far in 2019, the number of homes that sell each month continues to run below the previous year. first Tuesday expects this trend to continue through to 2021. The overall trend for the next couple of years will be downward as we head into the next ...

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How to Nurture Real Estate Leads to Fruition with Content Marketing HOW TO NURTURE REAL ESTATE LEADS TO FRUITION WITH CONTENT MARKETING

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May 15, 2019

Along with complex decision-making processes and long sales cycles, lead generation is undoubtedly one of the most challenging aspects of real estate marketing. There’s a common misconception that once a lead has successfully entered the sales ...

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HOW TO ANALYZE REAL ESTATE DEALS: A BEGINNER’S GUIDE HOW TO ANALYZE REAL ESTATE DEALS: A BEGINNER’S GUIDE

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May 15, 2019

The process of analyzing real estate deals did not come easily even to the top real estate investors in the market. As a beginner, you will have to attend a few open houses, look up a few investment properties for sale online, and perform a real esta...

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Wholesaling Real Estate Are Your Deals Disappearing? WHOLESALING REAL ESTATE ARE YOUR DEALS DISAPPEARING?

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May 15, 2019

Cody Hofhine, CEO of Wholesaling Inc and Founder of Utah Sell Now is a successful Real Estate investor and sought after speaker. Cody used his background in sales to quickly build a 7 figure Real Estate business that was built on the principles that ...

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Staging Tips That Will Transform Your Website STAGING TIPS THAT WILL TRANSFORM YOUR WEBSITE

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May 15, 2019

As a real estate professional, you may be closely familiar with the importance of home staging and how it can become an essential skill when presenting a new home on the market. Staging a home can bring out the very best aspects of a space and can he...

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Top 3 Benefits of Tokenization in Real Estate TOP 3 BENEFITS OF TOKENIZATION IN REAL ESTATE

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May 14, 2019

Blockchain is the latest in financial innovations, and it has taken industries and markets by storm. Its significant effect is also felt in the real estate sector. Whether “the storm” will pass or not, we do not yet know. However, with th...

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2019-Q1 California Housing Affordability 2019-Q1 CALIFORNIA HOUSING AFFORDABILITY

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May 14, 2019

Thirty-two percent of California households could afford to purchase the $545,820 median-priced home in the first quarter of 2019, up from 28 percent in fourth-quarter 2018 and up from 31 percent a year ago.

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Real Estate Investing Rules You MUST Know REAL ESTATE INVESTING RULES YOU MUST KNOW

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May 14, 2019

If you're getting started in real estate investing, then you need to know about these 3 rules of thumb (The 2% Rule, 50% Rule, & 70% Rule)! These rules are basic math equations geared to help you quickly estimate the cash flow of potential re...

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Ways to Generate Real Estate Buyer Leads WAYS TO GENERATE REAL ESTATE BUYER LEADS

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May 14, 2019

Leads, contacts, prospects whatever your terminology may be, real estate buyer leads are the foundation of your business. A buyer’s information may be obtained through a paid online service, like social advertising, or through offline means suc...

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How to Get Real Estate Listings HOW TO GET REAL ESTATE LISTINGS

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May 14, 2019

Real estate agents can struggle to capture new listings due to experience, seasonality or market fluctuations. When it’s no longer prime selling season, it’s especially challenging to convince a homeowner that they should list their home ...

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New Research Shows Housing Is Affordable For First-Time Buyers NEW RESEARCH SHOWS HOUSING IS AFFORDABLE FOR FIRST-TIME BUYERS

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May 14, 2019

Home prices have been on the rise for the last seven years, leading many housing market analysts to conclude that first-time homebuyers are being shut out of the market due to affordability concerns. The National Association of Realtors (NAR) reports...

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WHAT MAKES THE TEXAS HOUSING MARKET A GREAT PLACE TO INVEST? WHAT MAKES THE TEXAS HOUSING MARKET A GREAT PLACE TO INVEST?

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May 14, 2019

There are some big real estate investment opportunities in the Texas housing market, and it’s time you get in on the action. To some, this comes as a no-brainer. You may have heard that it’s the best state to invest in real estate, but wh...

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U.S. Mortgage Banker Profits and Production Volume Down in 2018 U.S. MORTGAGE BANKER PROFITS AND PRODUCTION VOLUME DOWN IN 2018

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May 13, 2019

The Mortgage Bankers Association is reporting in its Annual Mortgage Bankers Performance Report that Independent mortgage banks and mortgage subsidiaries of chartered U.S. banks made an average profit of $367 on each loan they originated in 2018, dow...

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IS A HIGHER CAP RATE BETTER FOR INVESTING IN RENTAL PROPERTIES? IS A HIGHER CAP RATE BETTER FOR INVESTING IN RENTAL PROPERTIES?

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May 13, 2019

Cap rate, short for capitalization rate, is a return on investment metric. It is a calculation used to determine the profitability of a real estate investment. Simply put, the cap rate for rental property is the net operating income (NOI) of a proper...

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THE FASTEST WAY TO FIND INVESTMENT PROPERTIES FOR SALE THE FASTEST WAY TO FIND INVESTMENT PROPERTIES FOR SALE

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May 13, 2019

Are you planning on getting into real estate investing and searching for your first property? Or are you an experienced investor looking for a way to beat your competition by finding the best investment properties for sale before anyone else? Either ...

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HOW TO BUILD A REAL ESTATE NETWORK YOU CAN REALLY RELY ON HOW TO BUILD A REAL ESTATE NETWORK YOU CAN REALLY RELY ON

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May 13, 2019

Learning how to create a real estate network you can really rely on is critical for any new real estate investor. Business partnerships form the cornerstone of every type of business. Interpersonal relationships, whether they be long-lasting friendsh...

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3 REAL ESTATE SKILLS BEGINNERS CAN HONE WITH THIS TOOL 3 REAL ESTATE SKILLS BEGINNERS CAN HONE WITH THIS TOOL

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May 12, 2019

Investing in real estate makes for a lucrative business if you take the time to learn about every step of the process. Surely, experienced property investors have accumulated real estate skills in this way that have made them into the most successful...

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North of the Fraser Residential Real Estate: April 2019 NORTH OF THE FRASER RESIDENTIAL REAL ESTATE: APRIL 2019

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May 10, 2019

The April stats are in from the Real Estate Board of Greater Vancouver and they depict a similar story of the market as has been seen for several months: historically slow sales, a flattening or decline in HPI prices and an overall increase in active...

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Smart buildings: How IoT technology aims to add value for real estate companies SMART BUILDINGS: HOW IOT TECHNOLOGY AIMS TO ADD VALUE FOR REAL ESTATE COMPANIES

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May 10, 2019

TECHNOLOGY is changing the most fundamental truth about commercial real estate (CRE)—that value is based solely on location, location, location. While it still matters, of course, that a space be close to customers, employees, and/or suppliers,...

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Real Estate, Infrastructure & Real Assets REAL ESTATE, INFRASTRUCTURE & REAL ASSETS

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May 10, 2019

At CAMRADATA’s latest roundtable on The changing face of Real Estate, Infrastructure & Real Assets, held in London at the start of the year, asset owners explained why the appeal of owning buildings, windfarms and waste incinerators was on ...

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Agent Guide to Real Estate Farming AGENT GUIDE TO REAL ESTATE FARMING

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May 10, 2019

Farming is a valuable marketing strategy that involves planting, nurturing and cultivating leads that grow into future business. Farming is typically done in an area close to your home, where your connection to the community is strongest. There are t...

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12 Real Estate Newsletter Ideas for Email to Boost Open Rates 12 REAL ESTATE NEWSLETTER IDEAS FOR EMAIL TO BOOST OPEN RATES

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May 10, 2019

When it comes to effective marketing tactics, email ranks way up there. With active email accounts closing in on 5.6 billion in 2019 and 99% of consumers checking email on a daily basis as a real estate agent, you want to be extremely active in this ...

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A Tale Of Two Markets A TALE OF TWO MARKETS

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May 10, 2019

An emerging trend for some time now has been the difference between available inventory and demand in the premium and luxury markets and that in the starter and trade-up markets and what those differences are doing to prices.

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Real Estate Marketing Plan: Google AdWords REAL ESTATE MARKETING PLAN: GOOGLE ADWORDS

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May 10, 2019

Real Estate Digital Marketing Strategy for Best Conversions and Engagement. This is is the second part of 3 parts - this part briefly talks about Google AdWords, the various techniques to apply to achieve high conversions and ROI.

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Real Estate Marketing Plan: Social Media Marketing REAL ESTATE MARKETING PLAN: SOCIAL MEDIA MARKETING

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May 10, 2019

Real Estate Digital Marketing Strategy for Best Conversions and Engagement. This last part briefly talks about Social Media Marketing, the various techniques to apply to achieve high conversions and ROI.

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5 Reasons Why Your Real Estate Leads Aren’t Converting 5 REASONS WHY YOUR REAL ESTATE LEADS AREN’T CONVERTING

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May 10, 2019

You have plenty of real estate leads coming in from your website but that’s where the action stops. They’re not interested in doing a walkthrough of your property, they’re not answering your emails, and you can’t seem to nail ...

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Real Estate Wholesaling Explained: How a Double Closing Works REAL ESTATE WHOLESALING EXPLAINED: HOW A DOUBLE CLOSING WORKS

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May 09, 2019

When we talk about wholesaling real estate through a double close, it's very similar to the process of closing through an assignment — except it has much fewer drawbacks. With a double close, you (as the wholesaler), sell the property to an...

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Chicago Real Estate Market 2019: 8 Neighborhoods to Invest In CHICAGO REAL ESTATE MARKET 2019: 8 NEIGHBORHOODS TO INVEST IN

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May 09, 2019

As one of the nation’s largest metropolitan areas, the Chicago real estate market is complex and diverse. The fluctuations we saw in 2018 alone show you how tough it can be. Experts in the real estate industry have predicted that Chicago will h...

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WHAT IS REAL ESTATE WHOLESALING AND IS IT RIGHT FOR ME? WHAT IS REAL ESTATE WHOLESALING AND IS IT RIGHT FOR ME?

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May 08, 2019

There are several real estate investment strategies that investors can choose to pursue. One lucrative strategy is real estate wholesaling. However, not everyone is familiar with the wholesale real estate. Real estate wholesaling is when you put a di...

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Avoid being blindsided by getting pre-qualified for a mortgage ahead of time. This gives you an idea of what you can realistically afford, what your interest rate might be, and what your monthly payment might be.

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May 06, 2019

Mashvisor has already posted about some of the year’s biggest marketing trends. Online marketing has become big business for realtors because it allows them to reach an incredibly broad audience. However, without physical branding implements, y...

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May 06, 2019

What happens when you place your contract to high? Cody Hofhine explains to us what to do when our contract is too high!

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5 WAYS TO FIND OFF MARKET PROPERTIES FOR INVESTMENT 5 WAYS TO FIND OFF MARKET PROPERTIES FOR INVESTMENT

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May 06, 2019

Spring time is among us and real estate markets across the US are heating up with competition. Although inventory has slightly crept up in the first few months of 2019, the issue of shortages is still rampant across the nation. If you are looking to ...

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Drive Real Estate Referrals With A Robust CRM DRIVE REAL ESTATE REFERRALS WITH A ROBUST CRM

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May 04, 2019

Did you know that the number one source of clients for most realtors are referrals from past clients? And 74 percent of your customers are likely to give you a positive reference if you stay in touch with them after the completion of your services. T...

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The Cost of Renting vs. Buying This Spring THE COST OF RENTING VS. BUYING THIS SPRING

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May 03, 2019

Historically, the choice between renting or buying a home has been a tough decision. Looking at the percentage of income needed to rent a median-priced home today (27.7%) vs. the percentage needed to buy a median-priced home (17.5%), the choice becom...

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Old vs New technology in real estate OLD VS NEW TECHNOLOGY IN REAL ESTATE

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May 02, 2019

Think about new versus old technology and the experience that goes along with it. New technology is customized for your experience, and that's exactly where we're headed! Watch today's vlog to see how we're going to make your real est...

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How to Use Content Marketing to Generate Real Estate Leads HOW TO USE CONTENT MARKETING TO GENERATE REAL ESTATE LEADS

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May 02, 2019

Do you know why you follow accounts on Instagram? Or why you click the subscribe button on YouTube? And why people are more likely to make a purchase based on a recommendation on an Influencer? During the recession a number of businesses were able to...

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Real Estate Yard Signs: What, Where, and Why REAL ESTATE YARD SIGNS: WHAT, WHERE, AND WHY

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May 01, 2019

Here we are in 2019, well past the dawn of the digital age, and little has changed with real estate signage. They’re still stuck in the front yard or window of a home for sale, they still get muddy and many agents still make the same mistakes w...

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These Skills are Critical to Your Success in Real Estate THESE SKILLS ARE CRITICAL TO YOUR SUCCESS IN REAL ESTATE

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May 01, 2019

Knowing and having these skills are critical to your success in real estate.

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A guide to creating the perfect launch for your real estate business A GUIDE TO CREATING THE PERFECT LAUNCH FOR YOUR REAL ESTATE BUSINESS

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May 01, 2019

Launching a real estate business is an exciting step in any realtor's career. However rewarding running your own business may be, though, it's not without its difficulties. Starting your new business on the right foot will offer you a solid f...

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May 01, 2019

OWNERS OF VARIABLE INSURANCE CONTRACTS THAT INVEST IN THE SHARES SHOULD REFER TO THE VARIABLE INSURANCE CONTRACT PROSPECTUS FOR A DESCRIPTION OF FEES AND EXPENSES, AS THE TABLE AND EXAMPLES DO NOT REFLECT DEDUCTIONS AT THE SEPARATE ACCOUNT LEVEL OR C...

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How to Make Money FAST in Real Estate HOW TO MAKE MONEY FAST IN REAL ESTATE

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May 01, 2019

In part two of our Flipping Mastery Series, I'm back with Jerry Norton to discuss how to make money fast in real estate. Jerry is a house flipping expert and the owner of Flipping Mastery, an education company that has taught real estate investor...

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Apr 30, 2019

In March 2019, pending home sales were down 1.2 percent year-over-year.

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What to Negotiate in a Real Estate Listing Agreement WHAT TO NEGOTIATE IN A REAL ESTATE LISTING AGREEMENT

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Apr 30, 2019

Most sellers don’t know that a listing contract is negotiable to begin with, let alone what to negotiate in a real estate listing agreement. Here’s what you need to know. Total Commission Rate Commission rates across the US typically rang...

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The Advantages and Disadvantages of Vietnam when developing the industrial property segment THE ADVANTAGES AND DISADVANTAGES OF VIETNAM WHEN DEVELOPING THE INDUSTRIAL PROPERTY SEGMENT

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"There are many examples of port cities around the world including London and Amsterdam. When developed successfully, they can drive economic activity and serve as a crucial connection between sea and land transport."

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Apr 30, 2019

In FY18 Consus completed its transformation into the largest listed pureplay residential real estate developer in the top nine cities in Germany and will now focus on optimising its operations. With a relatively young portfolio representing €9.6...

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The opportunities within real estate are endless, but it's always important to identify your goals and how you are going to get there. Through education, patience and a little bit of risk, CEO of Golden Triangle Group, Aaron Charles joins us to s...

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Why Security Tokens Will Transform the Real Estate Industry WHY SECURITY TOKENS WILL TRANSFORM THE REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY

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Clifford Chance is a global law firm providing multidisciplinary transactional, regulatory, risk management, and litigation services to established and emerging participants in the fintech sector. Clifford Chance is one of the ten largest law firms i...

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Progenys - AI Platform for Real Estate PROGENYS - AI PLATFORM FOR REAL ESTATE

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Apr 29, 2019

At Progenys , We help real estate agents automate the process of lead generation, improve their customer experience & build on their brand by utilizing the tools that our cloud based platform provides. Using the latest in AI & machine learnin...

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Top 10 Real Estate Websites by Traffic 2019 Update TOP 10 REAL ESTATE WEBSITES BY TRAFFIC 2019 UPDATE

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Apr 29, 2019

According to the National Association of Realtors 95% of home buyers will use the internet to find their next home. Very few homes are sold because of open houses, print ads, yard signs, or any other marketing medium. This is why as the number one ho...

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The Real Value of Space THE REAL VALUE OF SPACE

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Apr 26, 2019

The usable space within a building is a fundamental metric in understanding the valuation of real estate. Property with greater internal floor area commands a higher rental return and could give rise to a greater Return on Investment (ROI) when inves...

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Real Estate Agent vs. Seller Agent Specialist: What’s the difference? REAL ESTATE AGENT VS. SELLER AGENT SPECIALIST: WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE?

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Apr 26, 2019

Portland’s real estate landscape is vast! There’s a specialist for nearly every activity and that’s a good thing. To have a hassle-free real estate transaction, you need someone handling the mortgage, someone looking at the title, s...

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How to Find Your Area of Expertise in the Real Estate Market HOW TO FIND YOUR AREA OF EXPERTISE IN THE REAL ESTATE MARKET

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Apr 26, 2019

The market for real estate investing has been hot for the last few years and doesn't show any sign of slowing. If you're interested in the real estate market but struggling to find your niche or your area of expertise, you won't know unti...

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BEST WAYS TO CUSTOMIZE YOUR RENTAL PROPERTY FOR YOUR TENANTS BEST WAYS TO CUSTOMIZE YOUR RENTAL PROPERTY FOR YOUR TENANTS

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Apr 26, 2019

Renting a property is often called making a passive income. However, those who are actually making their living this way know, it’s anything but passive. In fact, the only way to remain competitive is to always change and adapt your rental prop...

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7 Successful Real Estate Facebook ads Examples 7 SUCCESSFUL REAL ESTATE FACEBOOK ADS EXAMPLES

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Apr 25, 2019

Are you a real estate agent that has spent a lot of money advertising on Zillow with little ROI? Have you tried your hands on other online marketing strategies with little to no results?  If your answer to the questions above is a Yes, then you ...

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How to Calculate Real Estate Valuation Damages in a Construction Defect Action HOW TO CALCULATE REAL ESTATE VALUATION DAMAGES IN A CONSTRUCTION DEFECT ACTION

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Apr 25, 2019

When property owners find themselves in the position of dealing with a construction defect and need to decide whether or not they should seek an action, most owners fail to contemplate how the damages may be calculated. Not addressing this question c...

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Real Estate Vs Stock Market: Which Is A Better Investment? REAL ESTATE VS STOCK MARKET: WHICH IS A BETTER INVESTMENT?

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Apr 25, 2019

There are a number of investment vehicles that have become synonymous with a good rate of return. Participating in the real estate industry and stock market, in particular, represents two of the most popular wealth-building strategies known to today&...

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REAL ESTATE: A FOUNDATION FOR CHANGE REAL ESTATE: A FOUNDATION FOR CHANGE

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Apr 25, 2019

At every decision point, we consider our ability to advance the real estate industry, impact on the environment, and commitment to the well-being of people and local communities. Our Corporate Responsibility Program is integral to our mission, consta...

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Apr 25, 2019

Real estate investors use a wide range of metrics to analyze the performance of different income-generating properties and thus decide whether to buy or not. Some of the most popular metrics include the capitalization rate (cap rate), internal rate o...

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Apr 24, 2019

When investing in real estate, it can be difficult to figure out which market to choose. How do you know where the best investment opportunities lie? Well, it all starts with you; what’s your budget, investment strategy, and rental strategy? On...

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THE STATE OF INFORMATION MANAGEMENT IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY THE STATE OF INFORMATION MANAGEMENT IN THE CONSTRUCTION INDUSTRY

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Apr 23, 2019

Contractors manage a lot of moving parts on a daily (if not hourly) basis from crews on the job site, subcontractors, equipment, materials and continuously changing conditions. Not to mention, they need to make sure all parts of a job are completed a...

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Apr 23, 2019

Realtors Property Resource®, a wholly owned subsidiary of the National Association of REALTORS®, is pleased to announce the results of its 2019 REALTOR® Social and Digital Media Report. The report includes findings from a survey of over 6...

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WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT TEXAS PROPERTY MANAGEMENT CONTRACTS WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT TEXAS PROPERTY MANAGEMENT CONTRACTS

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Apr 23, 2019

If you’re thinking about signing a property management company contract without carefully reviewing it, you should reconsider. The fine print can be tricky at times, and you’ll want to make sure that you’re certain of the parameters...

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Apr 22, 2019

Are you a real estate agent that wants to keep your complete commissions? Read this article and discover the 3 benefits of zero split real estate brokers.

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Apr 22, 2019

Buying an Airbnb investment property is one of the best strategies to make money in real estate investing. But Airbnb legal issues have been popping up across US cities and counties that either ban or restrict renting out on Airbnb. In this blog, we ...

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What Is The Best CRM For Commercial Real Estate in 2019 WHAT IS THE BEST CRM FOR COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE IN 2019

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Apr 22, 2019

For the last 25 years, one of the most common things I’m asked is: What is the best CRM for commercial real estate? I’ve made a career out of cracking the code on this so I’m the guy to ask. Every commercial real estate professional...

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How to Invest in Real Estate: Part 1 HOW TO INVEST IN REAL ESTATE: PART 1

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Apr 22, 2019

Want to invest in real estate, but aren’t sure where to begin? In this new series, Natali and I are taking you back to basics and discussing how to start building wealth via performing assets. We believe that buy and hold real estate is the bes...

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Meet the real estate project that steals the world MEET THE REAL ESTATE PROJECT THAT STEALS THE WORLD'S EYES TODAY

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Apr 22, 2019

At #JLL we are passionate about #RealEstate and review the most important real estate projects in the world. Currently Hudson Yards in New York steals the world's looks.

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WHERE TO FIND THE BEST HOUSTON REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT IN 2019 WHERE TO FIND THE BEST HOUSTON REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT IN 2019

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Apr 21, 2019

Buying a Houston real estate investment is an opportunity that comes with high profitability. The Houston real estate market 2019 is one to tap into given the stability of the market and its track record of having some of the best long-term real esta...

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Apr 20, 2019

Like any other type of investment, buying real estate properties comes with risks and returns. One of the driving forces behind making smart real estate investment decisions is estimating expected returns before buying. By doing so, you can determine...

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5 Reasons Why Millennials Buy a Home 5 REASONS WHY MILLENNIALS BUY A HOME

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Apr 19, 2019

“The majority of millennials said they consider owning a home more sensible than renting for both financial and lifestyle reasons — including control of living space, flexibility in future decisions, privacy and security, and living in a ...

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How School Ratings Data Can Help You Generate and Convert More Leads HOW SCHOOL RATINGS DATA CAN HELP YOU GENERATE AND CONVERT MORE LEADS

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Apr 19, 2019

The shift to the Internet has been transformational for the real estate industry. But it also presents challenges. One of the most fundamental is the question of how to represent a home and all its complexities online. Property photos and video tours...

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How to Build a YouTube Channel for Your Real Estate HOW TO BUILD A YOUTUBE CHANNEL FOR YOUR REAL ESTATE

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Apr 18, 2019

Traditionally, real estate agents marketed properties offline with optionslike newspaper ads and open house signs. Now with people spending more time online and making purchase decisions based on what they see on social media, listing sites, and more...

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JLL and Ricoh: A partnership in workplace transformation JLL AND RICOH: A PARTNERSHIP IN WORKPLACE TRANSFORMATION

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Apr 18, 2019

Service innovation and a unique partnership with Ricoh has enabled JLL, the world’s second largest real estate advisory organisation, to transform its workplace environment and business support services.

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Apr 18, 2019

Millennials are possibly one of the most misunderstood age groups. From their technology to their outlook to their must-haves, millennials do things a little differently than prior generations. When it comes to real estate, the best way to reach mill...

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Use MavDesk to Manage Real Estate Collaboration USE MAVDESK TO MANAGE REAL ESTATE COLLABORATION

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Apr 17, 2019

Learn how MavDesk can help you manage collaboration for your business, connect your office with your realtors and keep your customers happy MavDesk is a Collaboration, Task Management and Customer support cloud application for small businesses.

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What is Upstream in Real Estate? WHAT IS UPSTREAM IN REAL ESTATE?

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Apr 17, 2019

Upstream, sometimes referred to as the Upstream Project, is an effort within the real estate industry to centralize brokerdata management, storage, and distribution across the United States. The company does this by streamlining input for all broker ...

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2019 home buyer and seller generational trends Report 2019 HOME BUYER AND SELLER GENERATIONAL TRENDS REPORT

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Apr 16, 2019

Since 2013, the National Association of REALTORS® has written the Home Buyers and Sellers Generational Trends Report. This report provides insights into differences and similarities across generations of home buyers and sellers. The home buyer an...

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GOLD OR REAL ESTATE: WHICH ONE IS THE BETTER INVESTMENT GOLD OR REAL ESTATE: WHICH ONE IS THE BETTER INVESTMENT

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Apr 16, 2019

Investing in gold, investing in the long-haul. Gold as a commodity is best for the long-haul. The numbers show that gold is a good asset to hold, and has less volatility than stocks. It is even more attractive of an asset when planning for retirement...

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How Much Does It Cost to Maintain a Real Estate License? HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO MAINTAIN A REAL ESTATE LICENSE?

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Apr 16, 2019

It costs about $1,200 per year to maintain a real estate license, including association fees, MLS fees, lock box fees, and continuing education requirements. The precise amount varies by state and local association, however. There is a lot at risk in...

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10 BEST SINGLE FAMILY RENTAL MARKETS FOR 2019 10 BEST SINGLE FAMILY RENTAL MARKETS FOR 2019

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Apr 16, 2019

Single family home rentals are the most popular type of properties for making money with real estate investing. Not only that, but beginners are frequently advised to start their careers with these investment properties as they are a perfect entry po...

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THINGS TO CONSIDER WHEN BUYING AN INVESTMENT PROPERTY THINGS TO CONSIDER WHEN BUYING AN INVESTMENT PROPERTY

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Apr 16, 2019

While investing in real estate definitely sounds like a good plan, there are a lot of people who make the mistake of believing that buying an investment property is an experience similar to buying a family home. Nothing could be further from the trut...

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Apr 15, 2019

Are there enough amenities and attractions to keep you and renters coming back year after year?

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10 Real Estate Apps That Will Amplify Your Productivity 10 REAL ESTATE APPS THAT WILL AMPLIFY YOUR PRODUCTIVITY

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Apr 15, 2019

Welcome to our annual “Best Apps” article; a yearly entry that has proven to be very popular among RPR users. Once again, we’ve researched and gathered up an impressive collection of digital applications that will make you a more ef...

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How to Use Text Messages to Generate More Leads From Your IDX Real Estate Website HOW TO USE TEXT MESSAGES TO GENERATE MORE LEADS FROM YOUR IDX REAL ESTATE WEBSITE

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Apr 15, 2019

Most agents know the power of email. Through email lists, newsletters and drip campaigns, agents engage their leads with targeted marketing content. But SMS is even more powerful for real estate marketing. Where email marketing has an open rate of ab...

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THE BEST PRICE TO RENT RATIO FOR INVESTING IN RENTAL PROPERTY THE BEST PRICE TO RENT RATIO FOR INVESTING IN RENTAL PROPERTY

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Apr 13, 2019

The best places to buy rental property are those with high rental demand, affordable real estate properties, and high rental income. A good starting point to assess the profitability of a given location is to look at its price to rent ratio (P/R). Th...

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6 WAYS TO FIND SINGLE FAMILY HOME RENTALS FOR INVESTMENT 6 WAYS TO FIND SINGLE FAMILY HOME RENTALS FOR INVESTMENT

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Apr 13, 2019

Single family home rentals have proven to be one of the most rewarding investment opportunities in the world of real estate. Many property investors have been able to accumulate wealth through this investment strategy and continue to make money and b...

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10 BEST CITIES TO INVEST IN REAL ESTATE FOR BEGINNERS 10 BEST CITIES TO INVEST IN REAL ESTATE FOR BEGINNERS

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Apr 13, 2019

Looking to start making money from rental properties in 2019? Good thinking – to quote Marshall Field “buying real estate is not only the best way, the quickest way, the safest way, but the only way to become wealthy.” However, if w...

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Kelly Cook Real Estate Group: What Role Does Technology Play in Real Estate? KELLY COOK REAL ESTATE GROUP: WHAT ROLE DOES TECHNOLOGY PLAY IN REAL ESTATE?

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Apr 12, 2019

Technology is playing an emerging role in the real estate industry, but what does that mean for buyers and sellers? Today in my latest Facebook Live interview, I’ll answer this important question. Phoenix is the hub of many real estate technolo...

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When Is the Right Time to Buy Real Estate? WHEN IS THE RIGHT TIME TO BUY REAL ESTATE?

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Apr 12, 2019

Attempting to time the market is tricky. Even experts get it wrong on a regular basis. That’s why leveraging data can help you make better investing decisions. Janine Yorio is the CEO and founder of Compound, New York City-based real estate inv...

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5 Tips for Writing the Best Real Estate Blogs 5 TIPS FOR WRITING THE BEST REAL ESTATE BLOGS

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Apr 12, 2019

Writing a real estate blog is a great way for real estate professionals to both build their brand and engage with local audiences. With blogging becoming increasingly accessible due to online platforms like WordPress, Wix and Tumblr, anyone has the a...

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BUYING A TAMPA REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT IN 2019: IS IT PROFITABLE? BUYING A TAMPA REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT IN 2019: IS IT PROFITABLE?

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Apr 12, 2019

The Tampa housing market, like many cities in the Florida housing market, is known to be lucrative. But just how money-making is it? To quantitatively find out, we turn to Mashvisor’s investment property calculator. Mashvisor’s calculator...

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Real Estate Leads For New Agents: 2019 Edition REAL ESTATE LEADS FOR NEW AGENTS: 2019 EDITION

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Apr 11, 2019

Real estate leads for new agents is priority number one if you are new to this industry.  As a new real estate agent, your goal is to build yourself a successful career.  In order to hit the ground running, you need the right lead generatin...

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How To Stand Out In The Commercial Real Estate Industry HOW TO STAND OUT IN THE COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY

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Apr 11, 2019

Whether you are new to the commercial real estate industry or a seasoned professional, it’s important to differentiate yourself from your competition. Most markets are saturated with CRE brokers, but there will always be the top dogs that rise ...

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MARKET SNAPSHOT - MARCH 2019 MARKET SNAPSHOT - MARCH 2019

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Apr 10, 2019

Last week the real estate market took a slight pause while several major religions celebrated their holiest of days all in the same week. With all that behind us and our hopes dashed for a Maple Leafs playoff run, it’s time to concentrate on th...

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The Owner Financing Real Estate Strategy THE OWNER FINANCING REAL ESTATE STRATEGY

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Apr 10, 2019

Owner financing explained! In this video, learn how to leverage the owner financing real estate strategy with three key points. This creative real estate investing strategy (done right) will not only make you more money in real estate, but open up tr...

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Apr 10, 2019

The construction industry relies heavily on foreign migrant labour for skilled and non-skilled roles. It is feared that outside of the EU, which guarantees the right to free movement, the skills shortage could worsen. If immigration is limited, parti...

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5 Things Tenants Should Not Expect Their Landlord to Do for Them 5 THINGS TENANTS SHOULD NOT EXPECT THEIR LANDLORD TO DO FOR THEM

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Apr 10, 2019

Tenants come with all sorts of expectations. Some are reasonable, some are not. On the reasonable side, tenants should expect their landlord to make repairs and maintain a property. They should expect to be left in peace to enjoy their residence so l...

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The Future of Real Estate Powered by Blockchain THE FUTURE OF REAL ESTATE POWERED BY BLOCKCHAIN

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Apr 10, 2019

Despite its position as the leading global earner, the real estate development industry has had, and still faces, challenges that undermine its true economic and human development impact. Apart from having to deal with the inevitable challenges that ...

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5 Things Real Estate Agents Should Know About New Construction Projects 5 THINGS REAL ESTATE AGENTS SHOULD KNOW ABOUT NEW CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS

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Apr 10, 2019

Any experienced real estate agents will say selling a new construction project is way different from selling an existing one. It can be exciting for both the buyer and the real estate agent when they close the deal for a new home. After all, the buye...

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Apr 10, 2019

There has been a continual rise in the revenue generated by AI (as seen in the figure above), but sources reveal that this exponential growth may go nowhere in the near future. The impact of AI is set to increase in the real estate industry, and it i...

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Apr 10, 2019

Real estate is changing... Every day, it seems like another startup launches to “disrupt” real estate. These startups sport names like OpenDoor, Compass, Purplebricks, and Open Listings. Their value propositions and business models vary widely. But ...

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HOW HAS THE ON-DEMAND ECONOMY IMPACTED REAL ESTATE? HOW HAS THE ON-DEMAND ECONOMY IMPACTED REAL ESTATE?

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Apr 10, 2019

Clients want real estate on-demand. Recently, we asked 476 real estate agents how on-demand technology has changed client relationships. Results were surprising. For instance, more than 78 percent of clients expect a response from their agents withi...

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What Is a Short Sale In Real Estate? WHAT IS A SHORT SALE IN REAL ESTATE?

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Apr 09, 2019

A short sale is when a property is sold at a price that is lower than the mortgage that is owed on it and the lender accepts the loss. While not the preferred option for the homeowner or the lender, a short sale can provide an alternative to costly a...

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Apr 09, 2019

Real estate can be a competitive field, and locking in listings is often challenging. If you’re currently trying to get established in a particularly cutthroat market, some challenges may arise in the form of competition from existing agents, a...

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Apr 09, 2019

Confused about the difference between scripts for receiving calls and making calls? Join Brent Daniels and Tom Krol today as they discuss their two different scripts that have both produced million dollar businesses!

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Apr 09, 2019

New York is one of the most exciting and dynamic cities in the world. Real estate here is well-known for offering up an abundance of investment prospects. Being one of the most famed cities in the world, New York City real estate has exclusive invest...

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8 Technology Items for CRE Road Warriors 8 TECHNOLOGY ITEMS FOR CRE ROAD WARRIORS

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Apr 08, 2019

When your career is in commercial real estate, you're sure to spend a lot of time on the road. You can't take your office with you when you're traveling for work, but you can make it easier to complete tasks on the go with the right techn...

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Apr 06, 2019

Have you ever wondered how much your neighbors are making with their Airbnb rental? Ever wondered how much your place is worth? You’re not alone! One of the biggest challenges Airbnb hosts face is finding out what’s the right price to cha...

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Apr 06, 2019

There are people who believe that the days of finding positive cash flow rental properties are long gone and that beginner real estate investors may as well give up the search before they even start. Well, I am here to let you know that this isn&rsqu...

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Apr 05, 2019

Social media for realtors will play an increasing role in their market share opportunities. In the past four years alone, online searches for real estate have jumped 253%. And while realtors consistently acknowledge how important it is to maintain a ...

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Apr 05, 2019

Thinking of upgrading your home before you sell? Here are the features buyers want most.

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Apr 05, 2019

Nowadays people are more dependent on the internet for looking at real estate properties as the internet provides ease in carrying out any activity like booking appointments to see property by sitting comfortably at home. Internet appealing features ...

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Apr 04, 2019

Keeping in touch with past clients plays a vital role in marketing yourself as the best real estate agent. Do you stay in contact with your clients months and even years after the sale? This is where a lot of real estate agents go wrong. After the de...

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Commercial Real Estate 101: Top Tips to Optimise Your Passive Income COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE 101: TOP TIPS TO OPTIMISE YOUR PASSIVE INCOME

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The best reason to invest in commercial property is its earning potential. Depending on the area, commercial properties typically have an annual ROI of between 6% and 12%. These returns become even more impressive when compared to single family home ...

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Real Estate Leads: Reality vs Expectations REAL ESTATE LEADS: REALITY VS EXPECTATIONS

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What is a lead? It appears that there might be a bit of a disconnect between what a lead is, and what real estate agents think a lead is. So today we will break down that wall and discuss the realities of what an online real estate lead really is.

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Use Six Degrees of Separation Theory to Find Your CRE Sponsor USE SIX DEGREES OF SEPARATION THEORY TO FIND YOUR CRE SPONSOR

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The comment snowballed into a game and eventually a book called Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon. The six degrees of separation is a rule of thumb that postulates that most of us are separated by no more than six people from the person we want to know. You...

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9 Social Media Musts Before You Become a Real Estate Agent 9 SOCIAL MEDIA MUSTS BEFORE YOU BECOME A REAL ESTATE AGENT

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Apr 03, 2019

If you’re preparing to become a real estate agent, you probably have a lot on your to-do list before you notch that first transaction. But don’t forget to prioritize your social media presence. In today’s real estate market, develop...

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Apr 03, 2019

Do you know where every hour of your day is going? Brent dives into what it means to have a plan and get dedicated towards your ambitions for a better life!

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5 Important Factors to Consider Before Getting Into Commercial Real Estate Investing 5 IMPORTANT FACTORS TO CONSIDER BEFORE GETTING INTO COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE INVESTING

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Apr 03, 2019

If you have a knack for real estate and are considering getting into the world of real estate investing, congratulations! It can be a very rewarding experience. And for seasoned commercial landlords, the efforts to build upon existing wealth by growi...

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How to Close New Real Estate Leads HOW TO CLOSE NEW REAL ESTATE LEADS

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Apr 03, 2019

It’s easy to think that all real estate leads are the same. Lead generation is a huge part of your day-to-day job as a real estate agent lead generation without lead nurturing is a goldmine of untapped potential.   Lead nurturing is &...

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9 Social Media Musts Before You Become a Real Estate Agent 9 SOCIAL MEDIA MUSTS BEFORE YOU BECOME A REAL ESTATE AGENT

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Apr 03, 2019

If you’re preparing to become a real estate agent, you probably have a lot on your to-do list before you notch that first transaction. But don’t forget to prioritize your social media presence. In today’s real estate market, develop...

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Myths to Know About Commercial Real Estate MYTHS TO KNOW ABOUT COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE

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Apr 03, 2019

There is a tendency for commercial real estate tenants to hold onto certain myths about their company’s space. This is often because they are professionals in their fields and tenants in commercial real estate properties. Knowing these myths be...

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16 Catchy Real Estate Ads and What You Can Learn From Them 16 CATCHY REAL ESTATE ADS AND WHAT YOU CAN LEARN FROM THEM

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Apr 02, 2019

As a real estate agent, a big part of your job involves setting up ads to sell properties and generate leads. But there’s more to advertising than writing a summarized version of your listing, adding an image, throwing it up on Facebook, and wa...

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Stand out from Competitor Real Estate Agents- A Few Key Tips: Part 1 STAND OUT FROM COMPETITOR REAL ESTATE AGENTS- A FEW KEY TIPS: PART 1

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Apr 02, 2019

For both new and experienced agents, spring is always a busy time in the real estate market. After the dull winter season, prospective buyers look forward to the springtime to purchase a home. Of course, as a real estate agent, you want to take advan...

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What Are the Best SEO Tools on the Market for Real Estate Agents? WHAT ARE THE BEST SEO TOOLS ON THE MARKET FOR REAL ESTATE AGENTS?

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Apr 02, 2019

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is one of the determining factors that drive traffic to your website. A search engine, such as Google or Bing!, will initiate crawling on your website to collect data about titles, keywords, images, links, meta tags a...

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How to Manage Your Agents With the Brokerage Add-on HOW TO MANAGE YOUR AGENTS WITH THE BROKERAGE ADD-ON

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Apr 02, 2019

The broker has a unique position in the real estate industry. As the office lead he or she takes a management role. By overseeing agents and assisting with transactions, the broker ensures that the office runs efficiently and remains profitable. With...

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5 Video Marketing Ideas For Real Estate Agents 5 VIDEO MARKETING IDEAS FOR REAL ESTATE AGENTS

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Video Marketing Ideas For Real Estate Agents. We all know that we have to go all in on video marketing in 2019 especially if you are a real estate agent, small business owner, entrepreneur, etc. So as you know, video is one of the most powerful tools...

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10 Texas Real Estate Agents to Watch in 2019 10 TEXAS REAL ESTATE AGENTS TO WATCH IN 2019

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Apr 01, 2019

Want a little inspiration for taking your real estate career to the next level this coming year? If you live in Dallas, Houston, Austin or San Antonio you’re already among some of the best agents in the state and in a good position to be a top ...

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Apr 01, 2019

This infographic takes a look at the differences in buyers and sellers of different generations: reasons for buying and selling, the percentage of market share they represent, and type and location of home they buy.

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How Social Media Can Help Recruit Top-Quality Real Estate Agents HOW SOCIAL MEDIA CAN HELP RECRUIT TOP-QUALITY REAL ESTATE AGENTS

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Apr 01, 2019

As a broker, you are always on the lookout for that next special real estate agent to join your team. It can be tricky to attract top talent, especially in a job seeker’s market. Fortunately, there are inexpensive ways to get the word out that ...

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Apr 01, 2019

With VR technology, users are able to immerse themselves in a realistic replication of a physical space. AR technology supplements can take such replication a step forward by projecting computer generated images on top of the actual world.  Both...

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HOW TO GENERATE 100 REAL ESTATE SELLER LEADS WITH FACEBOOK ADS IN 2 WEEKS HOW TO GENERATE 100 REAL ESTATE SELLER LEADS WITH FACEBOOK ADS IN 2 WEEKS

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Apr 01, 2019

What does that mean?  When Facebook started they launched a product called “Fan Pages”.  These were essentially micro websites for brands, personalities, products, etc. hosted on Facebook. The goal was simple.   Get as...

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How to Handle Objections in Real Estate HOW TO HANDLE OBJECTIONS IN REAL ESTATE

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Apr 01, 2019

It’s only normal for home buyers and sellers to have questions! It’s highly unlikely that anyone in real estate would complete a transaction without some hesitation and objections. Given, this can feel challenging as a real estate agent. ...

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7 Tips to Improve the Flexibility of Your Office Lease 7 TIPS TO IMPROVE THE FLEXIBILITY OF YOUR OFFICE LEASE

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Apr 01, 2019

Even if your company has a well-constructed strategic plan, the future is never entirely certain. What works for your company in terms of office space today may dramatically change within just a few years. Having a flexible office lease will give you...

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Apr 01, 2019

As many real estate agent’s know, implementing a review for each transaction you close is not only critical but difficult. For the real estate industry, reviews are a great way to separate yourself from the pack. With 84% of people trusting onl...

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UNDERSTANDING BUYING POWER WITH RISING MORTGAGE RATES UNDERSTANDING BUYING POWER WITH RISING MORTGAGE RATES

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Apr 01, 2019

In the real estate market, prices fluctuate – and mortgage rates are no different. While mortgage rates are currently lower than they were last year, many experts agree that rates might hover near 5% throughout 2019*. And while these rates are ...

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Real Estate Mailers: Using Direct Mail to Stand Out REAL ESTATE MAILERS: USING DIRECT MAIL TO STAND OUT

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Mar 30, 2019

While never completely “dead,” direct mail real estate marketing is seeing a resurgence. Experts chalk it up to the overuse of email marketing, but direct mail outperforms most digital marketing tactics, according to the Association of Na...

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Mar 30, 2019

Video storytelling is a prominent trend in the world of marketing. More and more brands are jumping on board, using platforms like YouTube to enhance their brand and adding an emotional facet to it. You’re probably wondering; “will video ...

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Mar 29, 2019

Back in November, Lisa Rice, president and CEO of the National Fair Housing Alliance (NFHA)released a statement saying, “housing discrimination is playing out in the form of hidden online calculations that companies can use to exclude certain p...

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Who will drive the ultimate tech revolution in CRE? WHO WILL DRIVE THE ULTIMATE TECH REVOLUTION IN CRE?

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Mar 29, 2019

Let’s talk big picture on the current and future state of the CREtech landscape. CREtech is a nascent industry, but much of the tech revolution’s trajectory in commercial real estate has already mirrored the massive and rapid technologica...

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6 Tips for Tracking Real Estate Income and Expenses 6 TIPS FOR TRACKING REAL ESTATE INCOME AND EXPENSES

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Mar 29, 2019

Finances are one of the biggest parts of real estate investment. We might not all be number-crunchers but knowing how to best track and manage both your investment income and expenses is one of the key attributes of a successful real estate investor....

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How To Find New CRE Clients With These Prospecting Tips HOW TO FIND NEW CRE CLIENTS WITH THESE PROSPECTING TIPS

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Mar 28, 2019

Keeping your pipeline full is a top priority for commercial real estate brokers. While it’s great to have current clients who bring you repeat business, its’s also important to know how to find new clients. Prospecting doesn’t have ...

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Best Real Estate Video Apps 2019 BEST REAL ESTATE VIDEO APPS 2019

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Mar 28, 2019

Want to create beautiful real estate videos but don’t have the budget? Fret not, we’ve compiled a list of the best free and low cost video apps to help you out. You can create slideshow and property listing videos to generate more enquiri...

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Matching expectations: Proptech and its impact on end users MATCHING EXPECTATIONS: PROPTECH AND ITS IMPACT ON END USERS

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Mar 28, 2019

There has never been a greater emphasis on the value of customer experience in the business. Property is waking up to this reality perhaps later than other industries. Mallcomm by Toolbox Group is another example of how tech can benefit end users and...

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Marketing Commercial Real Estate Basics – What do you REALLY Need? MARKETING COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE BASICS – WHAT DO YOU REALLY NEED?

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Mar 27, 2019

I’ve given you a lot of great ideas up to this point, but Rome wasn’t built in a day.  Let’s talk about some of the necessary marketing pieces you need to get started.  Once you have these key elements, build on them until...

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3 Simple Tax Prep Tips for Real Estate Agents 3 SIMPLE TAX PREP TIPS FOR REAL ESTATE AGENTS

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Mar 27, 2019

Tax Day will creep up faster than you think, and taxes can be daunting as a real estate agent. Did you know that most real estate agents are considered self-employed? You will file taxes differently than simply submitting an employer’s W2, and ...

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Mar 27, 2019

Your home value is based on what willing buyers in the market will pay for your home, but every buyer is different. For example, one family might weigh location factors like schools and jobs over the size and condition of the home. We’ve outlin...

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Mar 27, 2019

If you’re in the middle of purchasing a home, there’s a good chance you’ve heard a couple of words thrown around that might seem new to you – TRID being one of them. Essentially, TRID is a rule designed with consumers in mind;...

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5 Real Estate Marketing Trends To Take Advantage of In 2019 5 REAL ESTATE MARKETING TRENDS TO TAKE ADVANTAGE OF IN 2019

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Mar 27, 2019

In order to have a successful real estate career, it is essential that you stay abreast of the latest trends in real estate marketing and industry wide.  As our world is becoming increasingly more digital and mobile, real estate agents need to b...

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Real Estate Digital Marketing - 5 Ways To Boost Conversions REAL ESTATE DIGITAL MARKETING - 5 WAYS TO BOOST CONVERSIONS

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Mar 26, 2019

The real estate market has unique challenges. As compared to other sectors, it is time locked, super localized, highly competitive and an extremely involved product. Consumers in India do a thorough online search before buying a high-value product li...

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How Will Commercial Real Estate Function in 20 Years Time? HOW WILL COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE FUNCTION IN 20 YEARS TIME?

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Mar 26, 2019

In recent times, commercial real estate asset classes have experienced massive shifts. With the rapid rise of the internet, technology platforms and smart buildings, commercial real estate is very much amid its most profound period of change in decad...

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Is Selling Your Home Right Now A Mistake? IS SELLING YOUR HOME RIGHT NOW A MISTAKE?

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Mar 26, 2019

Ask any real estate agent how the market is and you’re almost sure to get the same answer: “Great!” Even if the market is great, it still may not be a great time for you to sell. Many real estate agents will tell you that NOW is the...

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WHAT MAKES REAL ESTATE BRANDING SO IMPORTANT WHAT MAKES REAL ESTATE BRANDING SO IMPORTANT

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Mar 25, 2019

Branding sets you apart from the competition. You can have a name and a logo just for the sake of it, but then you would be missing out on the power of branding. It’s an arduous process that requires research and modification to become effectiv...

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10 Ways to Make Good Commercial Leasing Decisions 10 WAYS TO MAKE GOOD COMMERCIAL LEASING DECISIONS

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Mar 25, 2019

When you consider how important your office space is to the success of your company, you can't afford to make a hasty decision when it comes to your commercial lease. To ensure that you make the best possible decisions regarding office leases, fo...

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HOW TO WORK WITH INVESTORS HOW TO WORK WITH INVESTORS

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Mar 25, 2019

Real estate investors usually buy and sell multiple properties within a short period of time which would mean you could become their go-to agent when they’re looking to jump back into the market. But what do you need to do to set yourself apart...

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The impact of PropTech on city users THE IMPACT OF PROPTECH ON CITY USERS

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Mar 25, 2019

“For smart cities to succeed, they’ll need to integrate new connective technologies in both existing cities and master-planned communities,” says Serene Lim, communications specialist at global advisory firm JLL. “Many of thos...

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5 Ways Brokerages Can Attract Top Agents 5 WAYS BROKERAGES CAN ATTRACT TOP AGENTS

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Mar 25, 2019

Expertise in attracting talented agents is a necessary skill in commercial real estate, especially for small independent brokerages. When it comes to attracting top agents into a brokerage, it’s all about showing them how this professional rela...

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Mar 25, 2019

Gather ‘round the old virtual water cooler, agents. It’s time for the real estate agent news roundup.Don’t you hate it when you read a national news item that is totally at odds with your local reality? You just know that your about...

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Office Space Design Trends: What To Look For OFFICE SPACE DESIGN TRENDS: WHAT TO LOOK FOR

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Mar 23, 2019

The workplace is rapidly changing, with the tech industry piloting this shift. In the past 5 years, companies have increasingly focused on employee wellness, retention, and engagement. The end results are more productive employees, lower turnover rat...

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Time-Blocking for Real Estate Agents TIME-BLOCKING FOR REAL ESTATE AGENTS

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Mar 22, 2019

As a real estate professional, you’re probably overly familiar with the term “time-blocking.” That block of time on your Google Calendar that is sacred and can’t be encroached upon is the profit center for many real estate age...

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Time-Blocking for Real Estate Agents TIME-BLOCKING FOR REAL ESTATE AGENTS

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Mar 22, 2019

As a real estate professional, you’re probably overly familiar with the term “time-blocking.” That block of time on your Google Calendar that is sacred and can’t be encroached upon is the profit center for many real estate age...

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A Complete Real Estate SEO Guide For 2019 Realtors A COMPLETE REAL ESTATE SEO GUIDE FOR 2019 REALTORS

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Mar 22, 2019

Previously, it was easy to do a real estate SEO and get ranked in search engine results, but with the changes in Google algorithm and millions of articles published every day, the competition is high. Every realtor is doing SEO for real estate websit...

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How to Successfully Market yourself as a Real Estate Agent through Social Media HOW TO SUCCESSFULLY MARKET YOURSELF AS A REAL ESTATE AGENT THROUGH SOCIAL MEDIA

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Mar 21, 2019

Have you reached a plateau in your real estate career where the prospect of improvement or progress seems unattainable? Are you struggling to connect with past clients or feeling overwhelmed with the idea of lead generation? There may be several reas...

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How Brokers Can Use Social Media to Recruit Top-Quality Real Estate Agents HOW BROKERS CAN USE SOCIAL MEDIA TO RECRUIT TOP-QUALITY REAL ESTATE AGENTS

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Mar 21, 2019

As a broker, you are always on the lookout for that next special real estate agent to join your team. It can be tricky to attract top talent, especially in a job seeker’s market. Fortunately, there are inexpensive ways to get the word out that ...

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What Are Closing Costs in Real Estate? WHAT ARE CLOSING COSTS IN REAL ESTATE?

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Mar 21, 2019

Closing costs are a variety of fees that are paid at the closing of a real estate transaction. These fees, which can total 2 percent to 7 percent of the final sale price, typically include loan, appraisal, and title fees as well as payments for your ...

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Yes! Real Estate Agents Should Switch to A Business Account on Instagram YES! REAL ESTATE AGENTS SHOULD SWITCH TO A BUSINESS ACCOUNT ON INSTAGRAM

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Mar 21, 2019

Instagram is the perfect social media platform for residential real estate agents. You can display your listings through albums, showcase your personality through stories, and have full conversations with people through direct messages. These are use...

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How to Create Facebook Real Estate Video Ads That Turn Viewers into Leads HOW TO CREATE FACEBOOK REAL ESTATE VIDEO ADS THAT TURN VIEWERS INTO LEADS

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Mar 20, 2019

There are 2.32 billion active monthly users on Facebook with 63% of real estate marketers creating video ads to target segments of this audience. This focus on real estate video ads is for a good reason: more people are watching videos on Facebook th...

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The Ultimate Guide to Real Estate Marketing in 2019 THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO REAL ESTATE MARKETING IN 2019

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Mar 20, 2019

Don’t make the rookie mistake of going into the new year without a plan. Creating a real estate marketing plan will keep you focused on lead-generation so you have a full pipeline of new clients coming in all year long. In this post. We’l...

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How Empty Retail Space is Impacting Real Estate HOW EMPTY RETAIL SPACE IS IMPACTING REAL ESTATE

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Mar 20, 2019

Twice a month we search every corner of the web for the most relevant current events in the world of real estate. Our aim is to educate, entertain and provide insight into industry specifics. You’re probably aware that Kmart and Sears stores ar...

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HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO A REAL ESTATE WEBSITE TO RANK IN GOOGLE HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO A REAL ESTATE WEBSITE TO RANK IN GOOGLE

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Mar 20, 2019

Ranking in Google is a tricky business, and even if you take all the relevant variables into account, in the end, you still might not get the results you were hoping for. This means that in most cases the answer to this burning question is – &l...

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10 Modern Features to Look For When Leasing Office Space 10 MODERN FEATURES TO LOOK FOR WHEN LEASING OFFICE SPACE

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Mar 20, 2019

Modern features and amenities are critical to your competitive edge. Tenants are searching for spaces where their workforce can operate at peak performance, with access to the tools and technologies which facilitate growth. As you assess your options...

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What Does API Stand For in Real Estate? WHAT DOES API STAND FOR IN REAL ESTATE?

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Mar 20, 2019

API or application programming interface is an IDX technology used to transfer property listing data from an MLS to an agent website. Long used in non-real estate contexts, API has been gaining wider acceptance within industry since the introduction ...

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How to Rock your First Listing Presentation HOW TO ROCK YOUR FIRST LISTING PRESENTATION

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Mar 20, 2019

Have a real estate listing presentation coming up? Here are some tips you can use to impress the homeowners and leave with a signed listing agreement.

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Should Real Estate Agents Still Use QR Codes? SHOULD REAL ESTATE AGENTS STILL USE QR CODES?

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Mar 20, 2019

QR codes are tool that have not found a universally accepted use. When it first became the rage of online marketers, the original goal was to convert real life people into online traffic using their smart phones. The main obstacle with this was consu...

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Buying & Selling CRE with Tenants: Pros, Pitfalls, and Prospecting Tips BUYING & SELLING CRE WITH TENANTS: PROS, PITFALLS, AND PROSPECTING TIPS

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Mar 20, 2019

When it comes to buying and selling commercial real estate, plain and simply, the more “baggage” there is attached to that property, the harder it will be to transact. Current tenants, for example, are one of the most singular and forcefu...

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INVESTORS: HERE’S HOW TO PLAN YOUR REAL ESTATE EXIT STRATEGY INVESTORS: HERE’S HOW TO PLAN YOUR REAL ESTATE EXIT STRATEGY

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Mar 19, 2019

Many people are ready to jump into the real estate investment game by acquiring new properties, but what happens when you’ve reached your goals and you need an exit strategy for your investment? There are a lot of reasons why people need a real...

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6 Steps to Identify Commercial Real Estate Pain Points 6 STEPS TO IDENTIFY COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE PAIN POINTS

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Mar 19, 2019

A prospect’s true pain point isn’t a problem that’s solution is a “nice to have.”  It’s a budgeted, frustrating, needs-to-be-solved kind of problem.  Your prospect’s pain points affect his or her bo...

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8 Facebook Video Tips for Real Estate Agents 8 FACEBOOK VIDEO TIPS FOR REAL ESTATE AGENTS

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Mar 19, 2019

As a real estate agent, you are set up to produce some amazing video content. Your listings are beautiful and your career is fast-paced. But where should you post? In this blog, we’ll introduce some video tips for posting real estate videos to ...

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Mar 19, 2019

Real estate can be an excellent investment if you know what you’re doing. Beginner property investors often ask: How do I know if I’m getting a good deal? How do I analyze investment properties to make sure they’ll make money? Are m...

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Mar 19, 2019

It’s always a big decision as to whether or not you should delve into the real estate market. Some say property is one of the safest ways to invest your money, but what kind of rental will give you the best returns? One option on the table coul...

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BUYING A SECOND HOME TO RENT OUT: 5 STEPS TO FOLLOW FOR SUCCESS BUYING A SECOND HOME TO RENT OUT: 5 STEPS TO FOLLOW FOR SUCCESS

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Mar 18, 2019

Buying a second home to rent out is one of the best ways to set your foot in the real estate investing business. But what can you do to guarantee success? Although the process is not complicated, it is delicate. This might be your chance for testing ...

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WHY SPRING IS THE BEST TIME OF YEAR TO BUY A HOUSE FOR INVESTMENT WHY SPRING IS THE BEST TIME OF YEAR TO BUY A HOUSE FOR INVESTMENT

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There are many advantages to buying an investment property in early spring. From a strictly financial standpoint, winter has some proven numerical advantages. Winter is generally a buyer’s market. However, from a practical standpoint, evaluatin...

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HOW MUCH PROFIT SHOULD YOU MAKE ON YOUR FIRST RENTAL PROPERT HOW MUCH PROFIT SHOULD YOU MAKE ON YOUR FIRST RENTAL PROPERT

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You are in the business because you have probably heard of many success stories of real estate investors capping big returns on their investment properties. When buying your first rental property, you want to be as assiduous as you can so as to gener...

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Why You Should Start Branding Your Brokerage WHY YOU SHOULD START BRANDING YOUR BROKERAGE

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Branding is the term used to describe a marketing strategy that makes all elements of the way you operate and advertise easily identifiable as “yours.” Real estate branding means creating a style, ethos and vision for your brokerage that ...

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INVESTING IN INCOME PROPERTIES: 8 STEPS TO POSITIVE CASH FLOW INVESTING IN INCOME PROPERTIES: 8 STEPS TO POSITIVE CASH FLOW

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Cash flow is simply the difference between revenue and expenses on a monthly basis. The revenue includes the rental income and any other sources of income from the rental property, and expenses include mortgage payments, operating costs, and vacancy ...

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To find out if you should invest in Tennessee vacation home rentals, a great place to start is to analyze the state’s Airbnb data. Where can you obtain access to such imperative data? Right here at Mashvisor, of course! Mashvisor’s invest...

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After a very hot few years in the Portland real estate market, the numbers are pointing to a softening and a cooling off in the market. Nonetheless, experts believe it’ll remain a strong market in 2019. Home to over 600,000 residents, Portland ...

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It’s important for real estate investors to conduct their due diligence before investing in any market. This means studying the market well; track any shift in housing market trends and keep tabs on the local market stats. Luckily, for property...

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Mar 16, 2019

Check out our Real Estate Google Ads Tutorial for 2019. When it comes to Google AdWords for Real Estate Agents, our tutorial will guide you through the step-by-step process of getting started with Google Ads and driving Real Estate Leads using PPC Ad...

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As a real estate agent, one of the important roles you play is a marketer. You’re marketing your client’s properties, you’re marketing communities to potential buyers, and you’re constantly marketing yourself and your services...

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The 2015 Government’s ambition was to secure 1 million net additions to the housing stock by the end of the Parliament which was expected to be in 2020. The Housing White Paper, Fixing our broken housing market (February 2017) described a numbe...

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Mar 15, 2019

Based on a random sampling of membership of the National Association of REALTORS®, the annual Member Profile strives to answer the question: Who are REALTORS®

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There is an incredible opportunity to create value by addressing Environmental, Social & Governance (ESG) risks in the real estate sector – placing investors and fund and asset managers at the forefront of sustainable investing and manageme...

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Zillow is running a new campaign of Zillow Offers commercials targeting home sellers. Real estate agents must prepare for seller questions about Zillow Offers and other iBuyer programs. Home sellers who see these commercials will ask real estate agen...

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Being a homeowner means you’re the landlord of your own home you fix anything that breaks AND you renovate anything that you believe needs to be updated. A new survey conducted by LightStream found that 73% of homeowners plan to start remodelin...

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Nowadays you can’t find a realtor without social media presence, but how far are they utilising social media for real estate in an effective way? Generally, buying or selling of property will be done only once, and it’s the most significa...

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6 Places CRE Technology Will Take Us in 2019 6 PLACES CRE TECHNOLOGY WILL TAKE US IN 2019

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Mar 15, 2019

The commercial real estate technology scene has become advanced for an industry that was once dubbed as slow to adopt new technology. Now, commercial real estate uses plenty of apps, drones, and software solutions to serve its needs. This boost in te...

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Four Tips For Marketing Your Real Estate Listings With Instagram Stories FOUR TIPS FOR MARKETING YOUR REAL ESTATE LISTINGS WITH INSTAGRAM STORIES

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Mar 15, 2019

In order to have a complete real estate marketing plan, you have to include video if you want to be competitive.  Your two main jobs as an agent is to grow your business and market your listings with the best available resources.  When it c...

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Key Items Needed in a Real Estate Agent KEY ITEMS NEEDED IN A REAL ESTATE AGENT'S ONLINE BIO

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Mar 15, 2019

Why should real estate agents need to take the time to write a short biography? Some real estate agents just want business and can’t be bothered with the smaller details. Well let’s pump the brakes a bit and reverse. Having a biography on...

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8 top home selling mistakes you should avoid 8 TOP HOME SELLING MISTAKES YOU SHOULD AVOID

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Mar 15, 2019

Half the battle of selling a home is anticipating problems before they come up. Selling a home is a major life milestone, and it can be complex when you consider all of the steps involved: preparing and listing; making repairs; finding a buyer; navig...

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Top Real Estate CRM Myths Debunked TOP REAL ESTATE CRM MYTHS DEBUNKED

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Mar 14, 2019

With any new system, the idea of initial set up can be daunting. Instead of feeling intimidated by the process of adding your contacts to IXACT, let us take care of that for you. The support team will go above and beyond to ensure your set up is comp...

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How To Help Your Landlords Boost Their Rental Yield HOW TO HELP YOUR LANDLORDS BOOST THEIR RENTAL YIELD

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Mar 14, 2019

As a property manager, your landlords engage you not only for your ability to upkeep their properties but also for your ability to help them maximise their rental yield. The more value you add to your clients, the more satisfied they will be and the ...

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Ten property hotspots across the globe investors should take note of in 2019 TEN PROPERTY HOTSPOTS ACROSS THE GLOBE INVESTORS SHOULD TAKE NOTE OF IN 2019

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Mar 14, 2019

For most property investors, having their ears to ground when it comes identifying the neighbourhoods on the rise is paramount to an intelligent acquisition strategy that pays dividends.  But when on the hunt for the elusive golden goose future ...

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How iBuying Will Impact the Real Estate Industry in 2019 HOW IBUYING WILL IMPACT THE REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY IN 2019

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Mar 14, 2019

Despite a softening market, technology will continue to radically transform the real estate industry in 2019 and beyond. This year, as home buyers continue to scrap for top dollar offers, a new trend has emerged into the national spotlight. Armed wit...

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Top Tips for Buying a Property in 2019 TOP TIPS FOR BUYING A PROPERTY IN 2019

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Mar 14, 2019

Are you looking to buy a property in Whistler this year? The market is constantly changing, and while it has recently favoured sellers, the tide could be starting to turn. Whistler is always a competitive market, but with the right knowledge and prep...

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SHOULD I BUY INVESTMENT PROPERTY IN A BUYER’S OR SELLER’S MARKET? SHOULD I BUY INVESTMENT PROPERTY IN A BUYER’S OR SELLER’S MARKET?

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Mar 14, 2019

The real estate property market, like any other market, is determined by demand and supply. Such market dynamics dictate whether it is currently a buyer’s or seller’s market. Real estate economics try to explain pricing patterns, mainly d...

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Emerging Trends in Real Estate 2019 EMERGING TRENDS IN REAL ESTATE 2019

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Mar 13, 2019

Real estate investors are facing a test of nerve in 2019 as concerns around economic uncertainty rise while, at the same time, they are forced to overhaul traditional business and valuation models in response to rapidly-changing consumer demands.

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Blockchain-based Real Estate Solution BLOCKCHAIN-BASED REAL ESTATE SOLUTION

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Mar 13, 2019

This white paper takes a deeper look at the underlying issues in ongoing conversations about the global housing deficit today. It examined the performance and prospects of the real estate industry in the face of a fast-changing global economy, establ...

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7 Reasons to Still Be Bullish on CRE in 2019 – Part 2 7 REASONS TO STILL BE BULLISH ON CRE IN 2019 – PART 2

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Mar 13, 2019

Investing in commercial real estate, even as it’s at the peak of the market, can be a lucrative and stable investment. The odds are even more in your favor if you are forward-thinking in your approach. In this three-part series, we will offer s...

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TURNING THE TABLES: BUYER’S MARKET ON A HOT STREAK TURNING THE TABLES: BUYER’S MARKET ON A HOT STREAK

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Mar 13, 2019

A potential homebuyer is sitting at a blackjack table. He hasn’t raised his bet, but instead, places a contingency. The dealer proclaims, “winner, winner, chicken dinner!” While selling and buying a home doesn’t exactly happen...

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5 Mistakes Real Estate Agents Make When Getting a New Website 5 MISTAKES REAL ESTATE AGENTS MAKE WHEN GETTING A NEW WEBSITE

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Mar 13, 2019

It seems like real estate agents are always trying to get a new website with the latest and greatest technological gimmick "guaranteed" to generate them leads. Agents also seem to be perpetually disappointed in the results their websites ar...

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5 Tips to Make Digital Marketing for Real Estate Count 5 TIPS TO MAKE DIGITAL MARKETING FOR REAL ESTATE COUNT

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Mar 12, 2019

As the realm of marketing has undergone a seismic shift in the past decade, digital marketing for real estate has taken off. According to the National Association of Realtors, 88% of all home buyers use the internet to collect information, and for 43...

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What Are The Things To Look Out For With Commercial Property and Commercial Property Insurance? WHAT ARE THE THINGS TO LOOK OUT FOR WITH COMMERCIAL PROPERTY AND COMMERCIAL PROPERTY INSURANCE?

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Mar 12, 2019

Commercial property is a complex investment at the best of times. But when disaster strikes, commercial landlords have to deal with the challenges associated with things such as vacant buildings, and from that point on it's a think-quick approach...

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Manage your time; be more productive MANAGE YOUR TIME; BE MORE PRODUCTIVE

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Mar 12, 2019

For many real estate professionals, there are a hundred little things every agent has to do every day, which can lead to a lack of real estate agent productivity. Here are some tips to be more productive at work so your business can grow. For a real ...

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How A Blog Can Help With Real Estate Lead Generation HOW A BLOG CAN HELP WITH REAL ESTATE LEAD GENERATION

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Mar 12, 2019

Real estate lead generation can be tricky, costly, competitive, and sometimes confusing. If you want a less expensive alternative that is still highly effective and helps you stand out from the crowd, then you need to start a blog like, now! It&rsquo...

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Daylight Savings Time: Time Management Tips for Real Estate Agents DAYLIGHT SAVINGS TIME: TIME MANAGEMENT TIPS FOR REAL ESTATE AGENTS

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Mar 12, 2019

Time is your most valuable resource. It cannot be created but it can be lost; you can give your time, but you can’t receive it. Money, furniture, cars, clothes, and every other resource can be recovered once it’s lost, but time is irrepla...

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Property Portfolios: What They Are and How to Analyze Them PROPERTY PORTFOLIOS: WHAT THEY ARE AND HOW TO ANALYZE THEM

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Mar 12, 2019

A property portfolio is a collection of all the properties under the ownership of a single person, group, or entity. On one end, a property portfolio can be helpful for an investor because it can be used as their résumé and as credibili...

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THE PROS AND CONS OF BUILDING A REAL ESTATE TEAM ARE YOU REALLY READY? THE PROS AND CONS OF BUILDING A REAL ESTATE TEAM ARE YOU REALLY READY?

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Mar 11, 2019

My journey started in 2012. I made the bold decision to quit my full-time, salaried job to pursue my next professional life in real estate. My first year in real estate, I sold 39 homes. Listing those homes was all about my own discipline and consist...

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LOOKING FOR RESIDENTIAL INCOME PROPERTIES FOR SALE ONLINE: 4 TIPS LOOKING FOR RESIDENTIAL INCOME PROPERTIES FOR SALE ONLINE: 4 TIPS

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Mar 11, 2019

Looking for residential income properties for sale is the first step once you decide to enter the real estate investing world. Thanks to the internet, the process has been since more efficient and less time-consuming. Still, you might need a little h...

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How to get Seller Leads with Facebook Ads: a modern twist on a classic Real Estate sales strategy HOW TO GET SELLER LEADS WITH FACEBOOK ADS: A MODERN TWIST ON A CLASSIC REAL ESTATE SALES STRATEGY

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Mar 10, 2019

My favorite strategy: mix curiosity and vanity. We use narrowly-focused geographic campaigns centered around houses that have recently sold. This is the equivalent of the 5/5/10 door knocking strategy: people notice when their neighbors are selling, ...

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5 Prospecting Steps to Master in the New Year 5 PROSPECTING STEPS TO MASTER IN THE NEW YEAR

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Mar 10, 2019

Prospecting is something all successful agents have mastered. There are standard prospecting procedures and more creative ways to prospect and the key to being a strong real estate agent is to learn how to be great at both. Here are five prospecting ...

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THE BEST RENTAL PROPERTIES YOU COULD BUY: 4 CHARACTERISTICS THE BEST RENTAL PROPERTIES YOU COULD BUY: 4 CHARACTERISTICS

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Mar 10, 2019

Investing in rental properties makes for one of the most durable, stable, and profitable investments out there. Your rental property investment is long term and generates more reliable returns as opposed to stocks and shares, for example. You may be ...

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WHAT’S DRIVING THE DEMAND FOR APARTMENTS AND WHY I’M BULLISH CLASS B MULTI WHAT’S DRIVING THE DEMAND FOR APARTMENTS AND WHY I’M BULLISH CLASS B MULTI

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Mar 09, 2019

Multifamily, class B in particular, has been one of the best performing asset classes over the past decade. Demand has outpaced supply, leading to sustained rent growth and significant investor interest. As of March 2019, the average apartment vacanc...

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BUYING FORECLOSED HOMES TO RENT OUT: A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE BUYING FORECLOSED HOMES TO RENT OUT: A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE

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Mar 09, 2019

A foreclosure happens when a lender takes over a property from its owner to recover any money that is owed. For the longest time, buying foreclosed homes to rent out has been one of the most popular investment strategies to make money in real estate....

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WHY ARE YOU STILL USING A REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT ANALYSIS SPREADSHEET IN 2019? WHY ARE YOU STILL USING A REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT ANALYSIS SPREADSHEET IN 2019?

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Mar 09, 2019

It is undeniable how much our lives have advanced along with technology. Nowadays, most of the aspects of our lives involve some sort of technology and that includes the real estate business. From machines involved in property development, all the wa...

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4 Reasons You’re Losing Real Estate Referral Business 4 REASONS YOU’RE LOSING REAL ESTATE REFERRAL BUSINESS

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Mar 08, 2019

92% of consumers trust recommendations from friends and family above all other forms of advertising (RETechnology). When someone is thinking of making a huge decision like buying or selling a home, you can be sure they seek advice from trusted friend...

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Brokers: Three Ways to Increase Your Market Share BROKERS: THREE WAYS TO INCREASE YOUR MARKET SHARE

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Mar 08, 2019

Increasing your market share can be done in two ways typically, either by increasing sales in areas you already operate in or by expanding into new markets. Neither of these options are easy and come with their own challenges as the market can change...

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Top Smart Tech to Integrate Into Your Home TOP SMART TECH TO INTEGRATE INTO YOUR HOME

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Mar 08, 2019

It's no surprise that one of the most common predictions for the real estate industry in 2019 is the continued importance of technology. As smartphones, tablets and other mobile devices continue to increase in popularity and capability, smart hom...

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USG Project Profile: CLT Multi-Family Construction USG PROJECT PROFILE: CLT MULTI-FAMILY CONSTRUCTION

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Mar 08, 2019

USG is leading the way in floor prep solutions for CLT construction. While CLT (Cross-Laminated Timber) construction is frequently used in Canada and Europe, it represents a new and growing trend in the U.S. market. Nabholz Construction (general cont...

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TUCSON REAL ESTATE MARKET 2019: SHOULD YOU INVEST HERE? TUCSON REAL ESTATE MARKET 2019: SHOULD YOU INVEST HERE?

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Mar 08, 2019

The real estate market in Arizona is already booming in 2019 and experts are seeing positive trends in numerous cities across the state. While Phoenix and Scottsdale almost consistently make headlines as top places to invest in real estate, Tucson ha...

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Construction Project Management Software Buyer CONSTRUCTION PROJECT MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE BUYER'S GUIDE

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Mar 08, 2019

Choosing a construction software solution is an important decision. Not only is it a significant investment in terms of cost, time, and resources, the solution you choose will have an enormous impact on the daily activities of your construction team...

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26 Amazing Real Estate Marketing Strategies That Actually Work 26 AMAZING REAL ESTATE MARKETING STRATEGIES THAT ACTUALLY WORK

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Mar 07, 2019

Real estate marketing has changed over the years. Earlier real estate was only a brick and mortar business, but, the techniques that had worked a few years ago, no longer works now. Additional changes to real estate marketing are already making its p...

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