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5 WAYS REAL ESTATE INVESTORS CAN GIVE BACK TO THEIR COMMUNITIES 5 WAYS REAL ESTATE INVESTORS CAN GIVE BACK TO THEIR COMMUNITIES

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Aug 21, 2019

Real estate investment is often lucrative, but it does not have to be purely self-serving. Investors often wonder how they can use their profit to improve their community. With the resources at their disposal both financial and otherwise they will fi...

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A BUYER’S GUIDE FOR LOCALIZATION SERVICES: A BUYER’S GUIDE FOR LOCALIZATION SERVICES:

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Aug 21, 2019

Your localization partner is going to do a deep-dive into your business—so start by diving deep into theirs. Are they an industry-leader with 20 years of experience or a relative newcomer? Will they speak Samoan, Uzbek, or Swahili (and all your...

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WHY AI? HOW LANGUAGE & AI SERVICES GO HAND-IN-HAND WHY AI? HOW LANGUAGE & AI SERVICES GO HAND-IN-HAND

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Aug 21, 2019

In practice, of course, things are more complicated. Effective translation necessitates a nuanced understanding of (at least) two languages and cultures, both source and target. It requires an understanding of the original content’s goals. It m...

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The First 4 Steps To Start Investing In Real Estate THE FIRST 4 STEPS TO START INVESTING IN REAL ESTATE

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Aug 20, 2019

If you're a new investor looking to land your first investment property, let Brandon Turner help you start your path with this video, where Brandon shares 4 steps every new real estate investor needs to take in order to land their first rental pr...

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NON ARM’S VS ARM’S LENGTH TRANSACTION IN REAL ESTATE NON ARM’S VS ARM’S LENGTH TRANSACTION IN REAL ESTATE

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Aug 20, 2019

Real estate transactions can be quite complex at times. Between the numerous tax laws and deferment strategies, lengthy purchase agreements, and extensive lease contracts, real estate investing for beginners can feel overwhelming without the guidance...

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What type of information is best for you as a Real Estate Sales Person? WHAT TYPE OF INFORMATION IS BEST FOR YOU AS A REAL ESTATE SALES PERSON?

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Aug 19, 2019

This week on MFTV, Mike will go over what his competitors are teaching and how the Mike Ferry Sales System will help you sell Real Estate at a reasonable volume.

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HOUSING MARKET DATA: THE ONE THING YOU NEED TO GET STARTED IN REAL ESTATE HOUSING MARKET DATA: THE ONE THING YOU NEED TO GET STARTED IN REAL ESTATE

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Aug 19, 2019

Being a first-time real estate investor is not a walk in the park. The proper tools are needed for such an investor to make money in real estate. Fortunately, housing market data helps you do just that. As the name suggests, housing market data is re...

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LISTING AGENT VS SELLING AGENT: WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE? LISTING AGENT VS SELLING AGENT: WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE?

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Aug 19, 2019

Real estate agents play a major role in real estate transactions. Whether you are buying or selling a house, working with a real estate agent can be very helpful. However, hiring a real estate agent can be quite challenging for those who don’t ...

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How To Know if Foreign Real Estate is Overpriced HOW TO KNOW IF FOREIGN REAL ESTATE IS OVERPRICED

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Aug 19, 2019

So you want to buy real estate overseas, but how do you know if your dream property is overpriced? After twelve years of studying, traveling, and buying real estate overseas, Andrew has developed a few rules for your foreign real estate deals.

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THE ABSORPTION RATE IN REAL ESTATE EXPLAINED THE ABSORPTION RATE IN REAL ESTATE EXPLAINED

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Aug 18, 2019

The absorption rate formula is quite simple. In real estate, this rate is found by taking the total number of sold homes in the housing market and dividing it by the total number of available homes for sale. The result is the rate of absorption. This...

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HOW TO CALCULATE OPPORTUNITY COST FOR REAL ESTATE INVESTING HOW TO CALCULATE OPPORTUNITY COST FOR REAL ESTATE INVESTING

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Aug 18, 2019

When trying to make decisions between two equally appealing investment opportunities, investors need to take a step back and evaluate their options in an objective light. When it comes to investing in real estate, many understand how rental yield, ca...

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TIPS FOR BUYING YOUR FIRST REAL ESTATE PROPERTY TIPS FOR BUYING YOUR FIRST REAL ESTATE PROPERTY

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Aug 15, 2019

The road to securing the purchase of your first real estate property, which is a very important milestone in every person’s life. Some opt to buy real estate to live in, while others see it as an investment opportunity. Whatever your motives ar...

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4 Steps To Get Started Investing In Real Estate 4 STEPS TO GET STARTED INVESTING IN REAL ESTATE

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Aug 14, 2019

The hardest part about investing in real estate is figuring out how to start.

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2020 Content Marketing Spectrum 2020 CONTENT MARKETING SPECTRUM

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Aug 14, 2019

This is a video explainer of the difference between Content Marketing, Branded Content and Native Advertising - with examples to help put it all into context.Accompanying video that tried to separate signal from noise on the different approaches of c...

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CX IN THE AGE OF PRIVACY AND TRUST, PART 3: CAN WE (RE)BUILD TRUST? CX IN THE AGE OF PRIVACY AND TRUST, PART 3: CAN WE (RE)BUILD TRUST?

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Aug 14, 2019

This is the third in a series of articles on creating, maintaining, and optimizing great customer experiences in the context of mounting concerns about privacy and increasingly strict regulations governing data processing. We address topics such as c...

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DIVERSE VOICES STRENGTHEN BRAND CHARACTER DIVERSE VOICES STRENGTHEN BRAND CHARACTER

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Aug 14, 2019

What character appears in the most films and television programs? Dracula? God? Santa Claus?  All of those make the top ten list, but none is the correct answer. Satan (or The Devil) is a character is more than 840 projects – more than any...

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The History of Content Marketing THE HISTORY OF CONTENT MARKETING

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Aug 14, 2019

If you want some insights into where the content marketing industry may be headed, it might just help to take a look at where it’s been. As we pointed out when CMI shared its History of Content Marketing infographic in 2012, brands have been te...

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USING CONTENT MARKETING TO GENERATE DEMAND, CREATE NEW AUDIENCES USING CONTENT MARKETING TO GENERATE DEMAND, CREATE NEW AUDIENCES

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Aug 14, 2019

Content—and how brands use it to interact with buyers at all stages of the engagement journey—has fundamentally reshaped every business’ go-to-market strategy. This shift has been particularly challenging for “top-of-the-funne...

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THE PROS AND CONS OF REAL ESTATE INVESTING THE PROS AND CONS OF REAL ESTATE INVESTING

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Aug 13, 2019

The real estate industry is an appealing choice for an investor. Everyone needs a home and the need for housing is only increasing in most corners of the world. So are real estate values. Essentially, we are looking at a pretty stable industry. Howev...

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How Real Estate Marketers Can Leverage Content Marketing HOW REAL ESTATE MARKETERS CAN LEVERAGE CONTENT MARKETING

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Aug 13, 2019

In todays ever-evolving real estate world, now more than ever is it imperative to be seen. Not only should real estate professionals make themselves visible on a local level, but, their listings and services should also be seen nationally. Unfortunat...

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How to Do Real Estate Marketing in 2019 HOW TO DO REAL ESTATE MARKETING IN 2019

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Aug 12, 2019

Today we discuss how The Frio Team is helping Realtors get to the NEXT LEVEL.

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Hyperinflation and Lower Interest Rates - Making Real Estate a Safe Bet? HYPERINFLATION AND LOWER INTEREST RATES - MAKING REAL ESTATE A SAFE BET?

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Aug 12, 2019

Even in a hyperinflation scenario, real estate isn't as good a bet as some people think it will be. There isn't a scenario where real estate prices rise over the next few years. I haven't heard of any argument for prices going up that mad...

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ATLANTA REAL ESTATE MARKET 2019: WHERE TO BUY MULTI FAMILY HOMES ATLANTA REAL ESTATE MARKET 2019: WHERE TO BUY MULTI FAMILY HOMES

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Aug 12, 2019

Atlanta real estate investors have all the right things going for them. With the Atlanta metro experiencing continued growth in both the job market and population, its no surprise it has such a strong and dynamic economy in 2019.

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COLORADO SPRINGS REAL ESTATE MARKET 2019: WHERE TO INVEST COLORADO SPRINGS REAL ESTATE MARKET 2019: WHERE TO INVEST

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Aug 11, 2019

One of the top-performing states in the US real estate market has been Colorado. Thus, many cities in the Colorado real estate market, such as Colorado Springs, are some of the best places to buy a rental property in 2019.

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7 WAYS TO AVOID TINY HOUSE REGRET AS A REAL ESTATE INVESTOR 7 WAYS TO AVOID TINY HOUSE REGRET AS A REAL ESTATE INVESTOR

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Aug 10, 2019

A tiny house might be smaller than traditional houses, but they still offer good real estate investment opportunities. These small and often mobile houses offer enough living space for minimalist individuals and small families. They are among the lat...

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What Sets Real Estate Technology Apart in 2019? WHAT SETS REAL ESTATE TECHNOLOGY APART IN 2019?

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Aug 08, 2019

Success in real estate is nearly impossible in 2019 without the support of a robust technology platform, this much is clear. But how do you know what is the right tool for you? In the end, it comes down to your return on investment. Is your real esta...

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5 Cons About Being a Real Estate Agent 5 CONS ABOUT BEING A REAL ESTATE AGENT

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Aug 08, 2019

In a survey conducted by Business Insider, real estate agents were asked what the worst part about their occupation was. Today we have collected some of those answers, and offer a few solutions for them.

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6 REASONS YOU SHOULD LOOK FOR OFF MARKET REAL ESTATE DEALS 6 REASONS YOU SHOULD LOOK FOR OFF MARKET REAL ESTATE DEALS

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Aug 08, 2019

Buying a profitable investment property is a critical part of the real estate investing process. Therefore, to be successful, an investor should know how to find real estate deals. With the current trend of high demand and low supply, finding good de...

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Market Volatility And Confidence One Of 10 Trending Real Estate Issues MARKET VOLATILITY AND CONFIDENCE ONE OF 10 TRENDING REAL ESTATE ISSUES

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Aug 08, 2019

The Counselors of Real Estate has identified the current and emerging issues expected to have the most significant impact on real estate in 2019 and 2020, with U.S. infrastructure being a primary concern of the 1,100-member organization.

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National Housing Market Update August 2019 NATIONAL HOUSING MARKET UPDATE AUGUST 2019

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Aug 07, 2019

Watch the latest Housing Market Update across Australia. The housing and economic data is derived from the CoreLogic Hedonic Home Value Index for the month of July, released in August 2019.

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THE 4 STEPS OF AIRBNB MARKET RESEARCH THE 4 STEPS OF AIRBNB MARKET RESEARCH

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Aug 07, 2019

Diving headfirst into the world of real estate can be intimidating. But Airbnb real estate investing is one strategy that is gaining a lot of popularity among beginner investors. This is because owning an Airbnb investment property is a great way to ...

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THE 3 STEPS OF THE SALES COMPARISON APPROACH TO REAL ESTATE VALUATION THE 3 STEPS OF THE SALES COMPARISON APPROACH TO REAL ESTATE VALUATION

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Aug 07, 2019

The sales comparison approach to value is the basis for something called a comparative real estate market analysis. This method employs the use of recently sold properties, similar to the subject property and in the same location as it, to find its v...

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Luxury Real Estate Agent Success LUXURY REAL ESTATE AGENT SUCCESS

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Aug 06, 2019

Join us for a gathering of luxury leaders at The Nixon Mansion in Reno, Nevada, where we celebrate the achievements of our top luxury real estate agents. We start with a very personal awards ceremony in the stately living room of this gorgeous mansio...

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What Is BRRR Real Estate Investing? WHAT IS BRRR REAL ESTATE INVESTING?

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Aug 06, 2019

Real estate investors Brandon Turner & Tarl Yarber sit down to discuss BRRRR real estate investing, the powerful wealth-building real estate investing strategy that combines rehabbing houses & rental properties.

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Finding the Right Real Estate Developer: Company Components to Consider FINDING THE RIGHT REAL ESTATE DEVELOPER: COMPANY COMPONENTS TO CONSIDER

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Aug 06, 2019

There are a number of factors that go into finding the right opportunities and finding the right commercial real estate developer. In this video, we break down the importance of a developer's company background, and the 5 key components you shoul...

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Valuing A Selling Owner’s Real Estate Firm VALUING A SELLING OWNER’S REAL ESTATE FIRM

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Aug 05, 2019

As trusted consultants in the residential real estate industry, we get the privilege of working with firms of all shapes and sizes. Whether branded by a major national franchise or independent, flat-fee or graduated commission plan, small or large, a...

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5 EXPERT TIPS FOR DALLAS REAL ESTATE INVESTORS 5 EXPERT TIPS FOR DALLAS REAL ESTATE INVESTORS

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Aug 05, 2019

The Dallas real estate market has consistently been one of the hottest housing markets in the country. Despite a relative cool-off in 2019, this housing market still offers tremendous opportunities for real estate investors. In this article, we will ...

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4 Tips For Realtors on Social Media: How To Raise Followers 4 TIPS FOR REALTORS ON SOCIAL MEDIA: HOW TO RAISE FOLLOWERS

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Aug 04, 2019

In the modern world, everybody is searching for their answers on the internet so social media platforms have a real power.  With their help, you will raise the quantity of your followers. But you should also know how to engage with them and how ...

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WHY IS IT A GOOD IDEA FOR A REAL ESTATE INVESTOR TO MAKE A WILL? WHY IS IT A GOOD IDEA FOR A REAL ESTATE INVESTOR TO MAKE A WILL?

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Aug 02, 2019

Making a will is the only way for a real estate investor to have an influence over events that will unfold after his/her demise. In some cases, this includes issues of personal significance but in a lot of cases, this is focused on the distribution o...

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Lessons Learned From Starting A Real Estate Brokerage LESSONS LEARNED FROM STARTING A REAL ESTATE BROKERAGE

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Aug 01, 2019

Starting your own real estate brokerage is an exciting move. It can be invigorating to take all of your experience and knowledge and build a company you are proud of. It also can be a challenge to turn an idea into reality. While there are resources ...

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5 QUICK LINKEDIN TIPS TO GENERATE HOME BUYER AND SELLER LEADS FOR YOUR REAL ESTATE BUSINESS 5 QUICK LINKEDIN TIPS TO GENERATE HOME BUYER AND SELLER LEADS FOR YOUR REAL ESTATE BUSINESS

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Aug 01, 2019

LinkedIn has taken the professional world by storm. One of the top reasons professionals are flocking to LinkedIn is because your profile will show up at the top of Google searches. A study conducted by Gravitate Online found more than 94% of users c...

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Vancouver Real Estate Market is NOT a Bubble Market VANCOUVER REAL ESTATE MARKET IS NOT A BUBBLE MARKET

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Jul 31, 2019

In this video, Jamie discusses exactly why the current Vancouver Real Estate Market is not a Bubble Market.

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Clever Ways to Find Real Estate Deals in Highly Competitive Markets CLEVER WAYS TO FIND REAL ESTATE DEALS IN HIGHLY COMPETITIVE MARKETS

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Jul 31, 2019

What it took was multiple follow-ups. The owner was originally not interested whatsoever, but we were able to convert them into being interested. The key was staying top-of-mind.

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Commercial Real Estate Hard Money Lenders and How They Can Help You COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE HARD MONEY LENDERS AND HOW THEY CAN HELP YOU

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Jul 30, 2019

With a poster exhausting Commercial Real Estate Hard Money, lenders will figure out the borrower’s “hard assets” (real estate assets). Such commercial loans also are referred to as “no-doc loans”, “private hard mon...

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Strengthen Your Real Estate Business With Facebook Groups STRENGTHEN YOUR REAL ESTATE BUSINESS WITH FACEBOOK GROUPS

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Jul 30, 2019

As an agent, you have to be able to keep up with the latest trends in social media. It can be difficult, but it is a vital part of your job. Recently, Facebook announced some changes for how their content would be prioritized and shared, favoring the...

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How Blockchain Could Reduce Real Estate Fraud HOW BLOCKCHAIN COULD REDUCE REAL ESTATE FRAUD

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Jul 29, 2019

Anyone involved in real estate should be aware of the varying forms of real estate fraud that taken place and evolved throughout the years. Fraud has ranged from mortgage fraud to sellers not providing full disclosure as required by federal and state...

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Behind Luxury Real Estate’s Hidden Doors BEHIND LUXURY REAL ESTATE’S HIDDEN DOORS

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Jul 29, 2019

Some real estate agents have to be secret agents. That’s because in every global city, there are off market properties that are never going to be listed openly. In San Francisco, where Sotheby’s International Realty agent Carrie Goodman w...

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Home Prices Up 5.05% Across The Country HOME PRICES UP 5.05% ACROSS THE COUNTRY

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Jul 29, 2019

The Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA) recently released their latest Quarterly Home Price Index report.

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Leverage for Commercial Real Estate Investments? LEVERAGE FOR COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE INVESTMENTS?

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Jul 26, 2019

Bill Rapp here with our newest segment: Leverage for Commercial RealEstate?

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How To Find Real Estate Deals In Today HOW TO FIND REAL ESTATE DEALS IN TODAY'S MARKET!

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Jul 26, 2019

In this video, Sterling White shares 5 tips for finding off-market and great real estate deals!

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No Building Left Behind Series: Multifamily NO BUILDING LEFT BEHIND SERIES: MULTIFAMILY

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Jul 25, 2019

93% of commercial real estate executives agree with the statement that “real estate organizations need to engage with PropTech in order to adapt to the changing global environment.” In practice, recognition that technology is necessary to...

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The Ultimate Guide to Construction Software THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO CONSTRUCTION SOFTWARE

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Jul 25, 2019

This guide is here to help you understand exactly why construction software is revolutionising the industry. With cloud-based systems, there’s a sense of traceability and accountability that has never been seen before in construction. All team ...

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The RE-evolution of Real Estate Capital Markets THE RE-EVOLUTION OF REAL ESTATE CAPITAL MARKETS

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Jul 25, 2019

If time is money, then blockchain is gold. But when you talk to landlords and real estate professionals about blockchains potential impact on their business, many have no idea what it is, some do not care, and others simply do not understand its prac...

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Email Ideas To Supercharge Your Real Estate Marketing EMAIL IDEAS TO SUPERCHARGE YOUR REAL ESTATE MARKETING

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Jul 25, 2019

In the age of social media and instant messaging, emails remain relevant since they allow users to communicate without the limitations that other platforms have, especially when it comes to character and formatting options. Its no wonder that 63% of ...

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The Sweet Spot of Advertising: Microtargeting and Real Estate THE SWEET SPOT OF ADVERTISING: MICROTARGETING AND REAL ESTATE

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Jul 25, 2019

Microtargeting helps real estate firms get the right message, in front of the right audience, at the right time.

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5 LIES YOU’VE HEARD ABOUT BECOMING A REAL ESTATE INVESTOR 5 LIES YOU’VE HEARD ABOUT BECOMING A REAL ESTATE INVESTOR

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Jul 25, 2019

Whenever you bring up the topic of becoming a real estate investor, you are likely to hear some sentiments on why you should not or can not get involved. Becoming a real estate investor has developed a reputation for being challenging. This reputatio...

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An introduction to BIM Components AN INTRODUCTION TO BIM COMPONENTS

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Jul 24, 2019

BIM Services helps to draft the model and enhance its information to create, manage, and share it with all the disciplinarians to ease the communication flow and know the aspects of BIM components in depth

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Five Things You Need to Know About Visual Marketing in Real Estate FIVE THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT VISUAL MARKETING IN REAL ESTATE

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Jul 24, 2019

Real estate is a busy industry. There are so many brokers trying to reach the same audience segments, all selling a product that is already hot in the market. Getting noticed by your clientele is a top priority, but with so much content crowding the ...

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NLRB Developments and the Impact on Construction: Picketing and Bannering NLRB DEVELOPMENTS AND THE IMPACT ON CONSTRUCTION: PICKETING AND BANNERING

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Jul 24, 2019

Picketing of jobsites is a frequent occurrence in the Construction Industry. Each year unions set up hundreds of pickets designed to exert pressure on one or more employers. Most picketing situations in the Construction Industry result from mixing un...

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NYC REAL ESTATE MARKET 2019: 5 CURRENT TRENDS YOU NEED TO KNOW NYC REAL ESTATE MARKET 2019: 5 CURRENT TRENDS YOU NEED TO KNOW

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Jul 24, 2019

The NYC real estate market has had considerable development in its current housing trends in 2019. The collapse of the Amazon headquarters deal, for instance, was a setback for investors who prepared for increased demand and growth in New York City r...

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5 Real Estate Tools You 5 REAL ESTATE TOOLS YOU'VE (PROBABLY) NEVER HEARD OF - BUT NEED TO TRY

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Jul 24, 2019

Theres a wealth of real estate technology tools out there designed to help you with the heavy lifting that comes with your job - like generating leads, managing client relationships, marketing your listings, and more. But have you ever wondered which...

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The Next Generation of Real Estate Agents THE NEXT GENERATION OF REAL ESTATE AGENTS

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Jul 24, 2019

At the beginning of 2019, Redfin had a board meeting to discuss Redfins development and retention of real estate agents. Every three months, we open each board meeting with an update on our efforts to be real estates best employer, but about once a y...

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3 Ways To Fail As A Commercial Property Broker 3 WAYS TO FAIL AS A COMMERCIAL PROPERTY BROKER

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Jul 23, 2019

AMUSA Commercial Capital is a non-bank private lender and provider of commercial real estate mortgages, hard money and SFR Investment property 1 to 4 loans. AMUSA lends in over 42 states and has closed thousands of transactions in the last 25 years.

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How to Invest in Real Estate For Beginners HOW TO INVEST IN REAL ESTATE FOR BEGINNERS

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Jul 23, 2019

There’s no one way to invest in real estate. There are several reasons why anyone who can, should consider investing in real estate. Unlike stocks, and other investment types, the real estate market is less volatile. The market makes regular an...

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A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE TO OUT OF STATE REAL ESTATE INVESTING A STEP-BY-STEP GUIDE TO OUT OF STATE REAL ESTATE INVESTING

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Jul 23, 2019

Out of state real estate investing is becoming increasingly popular with many investors. People who practice long distance real estate investing usually do so to own a vacation home or second home, but there are also other reasons to look to other st...

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2019 Real Estate & Construction Trends: Which Classes & Markets Are Poised for Growth? 2019 REAL ESTATE & CONSTRUCTION TRENDS: WHICH CLASSES & MARKETS ARE POISED FOR GROWTH?

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Jul 22, 2019

As I survey the current landscape and look back at my notes and research reports from the past several years, several themes start to emerge. It has been a few years running now that some very smart, real estate-focused economists have been predictin...

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HOW TO BUY A MULTIFAMILY PROPERTY FOR SALE IN 5 STEPS HOW TO BUY A MULTIFAMILY PROPERTY FOR SALE IN 5 STEPS

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Jul 22, 2019

Let me tell you, buying a multifamily home for investment is the smartest method to make money in real estate. However, it is a process, and you need to be aware of every step of the way. After all, buying an investment property will get you to finan...

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SEATTLE HOUSING MARKET 2019: 5 BEST PLACES TO INVEST SEATTLE HOUSING MARKET 2019: 5 BEST PLACES TO INVEST

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Jul 22, 2019

As the Seattle housing market continues to correct itself in 2019, buyers now have a better chance of buying a house in Seattle for investment. With prices coming down from the markets peak point and inventory of properties on the market going up, re...

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How to Negotiate: 7 Real Estate Negotiation Tips HOW TO NEGOTIATE: 7 REAL ESTATE NEGOTIATION TIPS

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Jul 21, 2019

This article will offer seven powerful negotiating tips that you will likely find very useful while pursuing future real estate deals.

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Maintaining Quality on Construction Projects for Better Outcomes MAINTAINING QUALITY ON CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS FOR BETTER OUTCOMES

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Jul 20, 2019

In a retail business, compromising on quality may affect the bottom line. In the construction industry, it can cost lives. Poor construction quality costs millions of dollars in profit loss each year and accounts for hundreds of injuries, with costs ...

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The 4 Best Strategies for Finding Deals as a Real Estate Wholesaler THE 4 BEST STRATEGIES FOR FINDING DEALS AS A REAL ESTATE WHOLESALER

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Jul 20, 2019

The number one way to get a solid deal flow in your real estate wholesale business is through something called direct mail marketing. We have found that direct mail is the most predictable way to generate consistent deal flow, but it does come with a...

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Amazing Creative Construction Projects with Skillful Workers at High Level of Ingenious AMAZING CREATIVE CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS WITH SKILLFUL WORKERS AT HIGH LEVEL OF INGENIOUS

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Jul 19, 2019

New Hancock Concrete bridge was installed in just under two days

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When’s the Best Time for an Open House? Ask Google Trends! WHEN’S THE BEST TIME FOR AN OPEN HOUSE? ASK GOOGLE TRENDS!

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Jul 18, 2019

In this article, I will show you how to use Google Trends to help you determine the best day and time to host an open house in your local housing market.

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10 Factors That Affect Property Value (#7 Will Surprise You) 10 FACTORS THAT AFFECT PROPERTY VALUE (#7 WILL SURPRISE YOU)

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Jul 17, 2019

Whether you are selling or buying an investment property or home, you need to consider what the property is really worth. So what are the factors that affect property value? From location to planned infrastructure, facilities, size and aesthetics, th...

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5 Tips for Investing in the California Housing Market 5 TIPS FOR INVESTING IN THE CALIFORNIA HOUSING MARKET

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Jul 17, 2019

When it comes to the Golden State, buyers immediately think expensive, expensive, and expensive. But California real estate investors should know that the housing market is cooling down and things are not looking as expensive as they once were. When ...

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5 Tips for Using Facebook Live for Real Estate Brands 5 TIPS FOR USING FACEBOOK LIVE FOR REAL ESTATE BRANDS

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Jul 16, 2019

As a real estate marketer, you are well aware of the popularity of video this year. Video is everywhere and the trend is not slowing down. Fifty-four percent of consumers actually want to see more video content from brands. So while more real estate ...

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New Forecast Predicts U.S. Real Estate Appreciation to Remain +3.7 Percent NEW FORECAST PREDICTS U.S. REAL ESTATE APPRECIATION TO REMAIN +3.7 PERCENT

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Jul 16, 2019

According to the latest VeroFORECAST™ report from Veros Real Estate Solutions (Veros), Q2 2019 data shows the average projected appreciation rate for residential real estate in the nation's 100 largest markets will be +3.7 percent over the ...

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Where to Invest in the Phoenix Real Estate Market Right Now WHERE TO INVEST IN THE PHOENIX REAL ESTATE MARKET RIGHT NOW

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Jul 16, 2019

For starters, how is the Phoenix housing market performing in 2019? According to Mashvisors rental property calculator, which you can learn about by clicking here, it is a top rental market in the Arizona real estate market and the US real estate mar...

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THE RISE OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN CONSTRUCTION THE RISE OF ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE IN CONSTRUCTION

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Jul 16, 2019

The global AI-in-construction market was valued at $3.1 million in 2017 but this figure is now expected to sky rocket to $3.1 billion over the next five years.

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10 BEST REAL ESTATE NEGOTIATION TIPS FOR SELLERS 10 BEST REAL ESTATE NEGOTIATION TIPS FOR SELLERS

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Jul 16, 2019

Negotiations are fundamental to all real estate deals, whether you are selling a rental property or your own home. Seldom do sellers sell their property at the listed price. Instead, buyers will often make counteroffers that suggest a lower price or ...

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How to Create a Realtor Website Using WordPress and RETS HOW TO CREATE A REALTOR WEBSITE USING WORDPRESS AND RETS

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Jul 16, 2019

The Internet and social media present great opportunities for Realtors to market their listings to a larger audience. This helps them match homebuyers to available properties and close more sales. The foundation of any successful online real estate s...

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17 Real Estate Marketing Ideas for Real Estate Agents 17 REAL ESTATE MARKETING IDEAS FOR REAL ESTATE AGENTS

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Jul 16, 2019

The real estate industry had some interesting ups and downs over the past decade. However, since its rock bottom in the past few years, it has been observing a steady growth. Today, the competition among the realtors is heating up. According to a sur...

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Get tough on distractions and start selling more real estate GET TOUGH ON DISTRACTIONS AND START SELLING MORE REAL ESTATE

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Jul 15, 2019

In this profession, there are plenty of things that can cause distractions. The list gets even greater if you work from home. Here are the most common real estate agent distractions, and how to prevent them.

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Affordable Housing Continues To Confound Americans AFFORDABLE HOUSING CONTINUES TO CONFOUND AMERICANS

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Jul 15, 2019

A recent study finds that median home prices have increased at four times the rate of household incomes since 1960. Another study finds the share of first-time homebuyers in the number of total sales has dropped from 50% in 2010 to 33% in 2018. Zillo...

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Compete and Win in the Age of Account Based Buying COMPETE AND WIN IN THE AGE OF ACCOUNT BASED BUYING

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Jul 15, 2019

If you’re on a B2B revenue team, it’s likely your Marketing and Sales teams are experiencing some angst these days when it comes to understanding how prospects and customers want to interact with your company. On one hand customers seem t...

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Forrester Total Economic Report Shows a 405% ROI on 6sense FORRESTER TOTAL ECONOMIC REPORT SHOWS A 405% ROI ON 6SENSE

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Jul 15, 2019

Calculating ROI has become a requirement for any corporate investment, across all business functions. Gone are the days when B2B marketers could attribute their spend to “branding.” Today, they’re being forced to provide concrete sp...

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The role of a Business Development Rep can be a daunting one. Knowing where to prioritize when you have over 1,000 accounts and knowing what content to reach out to them and engage them with can be an impossible task. But if you have the right intent...

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The buyer’s journey has changed in a way which leaves many sales and marketing teams struggling to find insight from within what we call the Dark Funnel. However, many technology companies are starting to build solutions to address the radical ...

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How To Use A Drone For Real Estate Marketing HOW TO USE A DRONE FOR REAL ESTATE MARKETING

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Using drones for real estate footage is a great way to capture the perfect shots of your listing. How do you get started using drones for real estate? We sat down with the owner of Heartland Drone Company to learn more about this whole new world of r...

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6 Ways to Diversify Your Real Estate Investment Portfolio 6 WAYS TO DIVERSIFY YOUR REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT PORTFOLIO

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From the very first year I started buying and controlling property on terms, I kept in mind the importance of diversity. Aside from the obvious long-term safety reasons, if you recall from past articles or from my bestselling book Real Estate on Your...

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The need for affordable housing is on the rise. Nationwide, more than 10 million renter households are severely cost burdened – that is, they spend more than 50 percent of their income on housing. Through our Expanding the Supply of Affordable ...

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The labor shortage impacts construction companies when it comes to hiring and conducting business. The time and cost of hiring increases when potential employees are able to be selective and demanding, which lengthens the process. Salaries must be in...

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Jul 10, 2019

This document provides an explanation on some structural problems or inefficiencies in the current construction sector and how these can be solved through means of smart contracts. In the construction sector payments are made from party to party to a...

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Sometimes we all need a little motivation. And more and more companies are responding with gamification. Gamification is the strategy of using games and friendly competition to make certain work tasks less draining.  The popularity of gamificati...

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ONE WAY TO MAKE MONEY over the long haul is to invest in real estate. However, investing in real estate can be tricky because you often need a great deal of capital to buy real estate especially for investment. You can get around the capital requirem...

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Before investing in a rental property, it is imperative that you learn how to calculate vacancy rate. This indicator is extremely important when it comes to assessing the potential of an investment. Understanding the implication of this metric is ess...

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In my video today, we'll be talking about how to start your very own real estate business... from scratch! Yes, you do not need experience to do so because I will be helping you get started. Watch and listen my friend, all my advice comes from my...

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Real estate is a uniquely impactful profession. One that allows individuals the opportunity to form bonds and create communities through simply buying and selling slices of land. Because of this, the need for real estate agents and brokers will never...

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Jul 08, 2019

For many agents, writing for real estate online is anything but simple. Its time consuming, its a struggle to come up with ideas and far too easy to put off. Your online presence depends on content and, if you follow just a few simple rules, it can n...

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What Is The Future Of Real Estate Brokerage WHAT IS THE FUTURE OF REAL ESTATE BROKERAGE

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Jul 08, 2019

Despite the constant buzz surrounding technology and its impact on the industry, it is unlikely it will replace the role of a trusted real estate advisor. Here’s why.

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Jul 08, 2019

Have you felt discouraged by the cash only requirement of most auctions? We understand that, if you are a new real estate investor, you might not have the liquid cash to buy auction properties. However, not having the cash does not mean game over for...

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At SiriusDecisions, we’ve created a b-to-b fundamentals course to help you build a strong foundation of knowledge and develop meaningful, ongoing relationships with customers.

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Jul 08, 2019

Decisionmaking is a cognitive process defined by psychologists as the selection of a course of action from multiple alternatives (e.g. what to eat, where to shop). John Dewey, the pragmatic philosopher and psychologist, introduced the first decision ...

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Subscription businesses that charge customers monthly for using their offerings are expanding rapidly in response to consumers’ and b-to-b buyers’ desire to try a product and walk away easily if they’re not achieving the expected va...

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Does the organization have a valid and agreed-upon process of what its revenue engine looks like?  Is the marketing function speaking the same language as the sales team? Or are they focusing only on the lead when sales is more interested in pre...

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Three key trends are driving the need for sales leaders to digitally transform their organizations. First, b-to-b buyers are conducting more of their purchase journey in the digital arena and demanding the same kind of frictionless and seamless custo...

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For most people, property investment is by far the most secure method of investment. The underlying problem is, the only way for you to cash out is to sell your properties, and we know that doesn't happen overnight. Real estate in general has low...

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Jul 07, 2019

If this market has been on your radar for a while now, theres a reason for that- Texas real estate investments are profitable and its no secret. Investors know what to look for when choosing an investment location, but what exactly does the Texas hou...

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Towards a digital future for your construction company TOWARDS A DIGITAL FUTURE FOR YOUR CONSTRUCTION COMPANY

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Jul 05, 2019

This white paper discusses where the construction industry is today, the innovations that are already available and how to approach the digital transformation of your construction company in practical terms.

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The Evolution of Blockchain For Real Estate and Fintech Services THE EVOLUTION OF BLOCKCHAIN FOR REAL ESTATE AND FINTECH SERVICES

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The development phase of blockchain technology is still being incubated at a very early stage and is currently experiencing exponential growth. It is obvious and imminent that this approach will change the way how industries operate in the world. Blo...

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Real estate investors know the importance of buying affordable real estate properties that allow for some value to be quickly added to them. The lower the price you pay, the more profit you make. Sounds great! But where exactly can you find cheap rea...

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Have you heard about Regulation Best Interest? Its a new rule from the SEC which tightens regulations for real estate brokers, among many other investment professionals. While this Best Interest Rule is unlikely to affect the average homebuyer or sel...

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While not yet the industry standard, more and more brokerages and CRE professionals are starting to use Instagram to build their brands and grow their businesses. We have rounded up five accounts from actual brokerages to multimedia companies that we...

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Jul 03, 2019

If you are preparing to begin the search for a new office for your startup or to expand or relocate your company, the job likely feels monumental. The truth is that while commercial leasing is complex, the process is far from impossible. Following th...

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A Simple Hack to Generate More Leads on Your Real Estate Facebook Page A SIMPLE HACK TO GENERATE MORE LEADS ON YOUR REAL ESTATE FACEBOOK PAGE

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Jul 03, 2019

Did you know Facebook provides your real estate business with an easy-to-use button for converting Facebook fans to real estate leads? The button they give you comes along with a wide selection of actions to take once it is pressed by a visitor. Toda...

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Jul 03, 2019

Having an idea of where to buy investment property is vital when entering the business. Some locations are not projected to perform admirably during a given year, while others are destined to excel. The Atlanta real estate market fits into the latter...

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Jul 02, 2019

As home prices rise and inventory tightens up across the country, states and cities are proposing innovative solutions to provide more homes to more people. Check out ways your community could alleviate a housing shortage.

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Top 5 Digital Marketing Hacks That Can Boost Your Real Estate Business In 2019 TOP 5 DIGITAL MARKETING HACKS THAT CAN BOOST YOUR REAL ESTATE BUSINESS IN 2019

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Jul 02, 2019

Since 2013, things have not been going good for the Real estate industry in India. Especially residential real estate hit an all-time low in 2016 after the Real Estate (Regulation and Development) Act or RERA was imposed. The GST in early 2017 didn&r...

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Jul 02, 2019

Innovation seems to be the key that unlocks success. Steve Jobs certainly thought so, known for saying things like, “Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower, and, “Innovation is the only way to win.” I’d like ...

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Jul 01, 2019

When searching for an investment property online, you may find the perfect home with small print saying the sale is subject to an online auction. Immediately, questions arise. What does it mean to buy properties through online real estate auctions? D...

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Jun 29, 2019

For better or for worse, the real estate market has never been at the forefront of technological innovation. But as the great poet once said the times they are a-changin’. Yes, the great digital wave that has, to some extent, changed the face o...

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20 Best Real Estate Marketing Ideas and Plans to get Leads 20 BEST REAL ESTATE MARKETING IDEAS AND PLANS TO GET LEADS

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Jun 28, 2019

As a real estate businessman, you want your business to grow and prosper. Here, real estate marketing ideas and strategies play a significant role in capturing the attention of potential clients. As per the reports of NAR (National Association of Rea...

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Americans Rank Real Estate Best Investment For 6 Years Running AMERICANS RANK REAL ESTATE BEST INVESTMENT FOR 6 YEARS RUNNING

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Jun 28, 2019

Real estate has outranked stocks/mutual funds, gold, savings accounts/CDs, and bonds as the best long-term investment among Americans for the last 6 years.

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A Guide to Real Estate Branding Ideas & Strategy in 2019 A GUIDE TO REAL ESTATE BRANDING IDEAS & STRATEGY IN 2019

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Jun 27, 2019

For top real estate agents, successful branding is true north for their business. It gives them the edge they need over their competitors and creates a positive lasting impression in clients minds. But branding that drives results does not happen ove...

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Top 6 Reasons to Hire a Real Estate Agent to Sell Your Home TOP 6 REASONS TO HIRE A REAL ESTATE AGENT TO SELL YOUR HOME

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Jun 27, 2019

As a homeowner, there is only so much you can do when trying to sell your home. When it comes to real estate, hiring a professional agent is more of a need than an option. A real estate agent's greatest goal is to sell your house at a higher pric...

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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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Can modular housing solve the housing crisis? CAN MODULAR HOUSING SOLVE THE HOUSING CRISIS?

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Jun 25, 2019

The pace of turnaround for new homes is hotting up. According to Government figures some 217,000 were delivered to the market in 2017  an increase on the previous year and the highest rate for a decade. But the Government cannot afford to let th...

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Jun 25, 2019

Help grow your real estate agent marketing business with Super Agent Marketing with our marketing tools! We have proved that real estate postcards help increase your real estate agent business!

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The 1990s saw the rise of a cornucopia of new ideas and products. From the internet to the Nintendo 64, the decade saw a host of innovations change the way we live our lives. But one of those things that exploded in the 90s wasn’t so innovative...

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Jun 25, 2019

For investors looking to purchase properties at an affordable price, real estate auctions provide a great opportunity to find a deal. First time bidders may find the auction process a bit intimidating, but conducting some research ahead of time can p...

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7 Terms You Need to Understand Before Signing Your Commercial Real Estate Lease 7 TERMS YOU NEED TO UNDERSTAND BEFORE SIGNING YOUR COMMERCIAL REAL ESTATE LEASE

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Jun 24, 2019

In every industry, there are terms commonly used by people who are familiar with those fields. In the real estate industry, there are terms normally used by real estate professionals, especially when it comes to signing of commercial real estate leas...

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How Shadowing Fellow Agents Can Jumpstart Your Real Estate Career HOW SHADOWING FELLOW AGENTS CAN JUMPSTART YOUR REAL ESTATE CAREER

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Jun 24, 2019

You can be the most proactive agent in the world when it comes to studying up on continuing education, attending real estate seminars or putting in a strong effort during your daily work routine; however, nothing beats experiencing how the job is don...

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Jun 24, 2019

What happens when column goes out from its Grid Line. Why honey comb occur in concrete & How prevent and correct it.Excavation under plinth beam right or wrong.

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4 Top Modern Methods of Investing in Real Estate 4 TOP MODERN METHODS OF INVESTING IN REAL ESTATE

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Jun 24, 2019

Investing in real estate can be a great way to earn some extra money for yourself. You can put the money that you make from real estate into a retirement fund, your children's education or another important life expense. Here are four ways to inv...

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New Developments In Home Search Apps NEW DEVELOPMENTS IN HOME SEARCH APPS

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Jun 24, 2019

Ylopo, a digital marketing platform for real estate, is beta testing an AI powered app RAIYA, which stands for Real Estate Artificial Intelligence: Your Assistant. More than 300 Ylopo customers are trying RAIYA, a virtual assistant that employs big d...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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5 DIGITAL REAL ESTATE MARKETING IDEAS FOR AGENTS 5 DIGITAL REAL ESTATE MARKETING IDEAS FOR AGENTS

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Jun 22, 2019

Whether you are a seasoned agent or just a beginner, you know that the competition for clients in this business is fierce, which is why marketing plays an important role in your real estate agent career. Today, traditional marketing strategies have b...

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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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6 Questions to Ask Your Lender Before Getting a Mortgage 6 QUESTIONS TO ASK YOUR LENDER BEFORE GETTING A MORTGAGE

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Jun 20, 2019

Asking the right questions when shopping for a mortgage is crucial, and failing to do so could cost you thousands. The first question you need to ask yourself is, How many mortgage loan applications am I going to fill?" You can save a significan...

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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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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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Jun 20, 2019

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

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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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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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Jun 18, 2019

In this article, I will list the relevant stickers that you can add to your Instagram stories to increase engagement with potential real estate leads. Real estate agents should use the donation, quiz, countdown, question, poll, emoji slider, location...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Construction projects over the past few decades have become increasingly complex. As a result disputes2 have grown in direct relation to the size and complexity of projects. One recent study reported that the value of the average dispute in the Unite...

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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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Understanding Economic Cycles for Real Estate Investing UNDERSTANDING ECONOMIC CYCLES FOR REAL ESTATE INVESTING

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Jun 05, 2019

Experienced real estate investors often come to believe they have a solid understanding of economic cycles and that they know where they are in the present cycle. You see this as they share thoughts and experiences to explain what made their last dea...

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Instagram Ads for Real Estate Marketers INSTAGRAM ADS FOR REAL ESTATE MARKETERS

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Jun 05, 2019

In the world of real estate, there could not be a better place to advertise than a visual and popular space like Instagram. Real estate marketing can be extremely challenging: competition is steep, and trust is often hard to gain. But if it’s d...

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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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Social Media Use in Luxury Real Estate SOCIAL MEDIA USE IN LUXURY REAL ESTATE

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Jun 04, 2019

Luxury real estate does not exactly sell itself  if you are a real estate marketer, you are well aware of this fact. The relatively limited customer base and competitive marketplace make it crucial for luxury real estate brands to set themselves...

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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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AI in Construction AI IN CONSTRUCTION

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May 30, 2019

Construction companies are increasingly using AI in a range of ways. From optimizing work schedules to improving workplace safety to keeping a secure watch on construction facilities, AI in the construction industry is already producing value. In thi...

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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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TalkingSense Episode 1 TALKINGSENSE EPISODE 1

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May 13, 2019

In this episode of TalkingSense we’re talking some sense with Craig Rosenberg, Chief Analyst and Co-founder of TOPO. We’ll go behind the scenes of the building of TOPO as well as get the CliffsNotes version of their recent ABM study.

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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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MORTGAGE APPLICATION TIPS MORTGAGE APPLICATION TIPS

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May 07, 2019

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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6 WAYS TO INCREASE THE BRAND AWARENESS OF YOUR REAL ESTATE BUSINESS 6 WAYS TO INCREASE THE BRAND AWARENESS OF YOUR REAL ESTATE BUSINESS

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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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Wholesaling Real Estate Is Your Contract Too High? WHOLESALING REAL ESTATE IS YOUR CONTRACT TOO HIGH?

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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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Advertising in Construction ADVERTISING IN CONSTRUCTION

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May 04, 2019

An infographic positions a company as an expert or authority on the topic of the infographic, thus helping the business to become a trusted resource. Infographics are also used for content marketing and viral marketing, since most companies strive 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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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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Apr 30, 2019

"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 VINE Rant: Strategizing Your Real Estate Goals THE VINE RANT: STRATEGIZING YOUR REAL ESTATE GOALS

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Apr 30, 2019

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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Apr 29, 2019

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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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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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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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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CASH ON CASH RETURN CALCULATION IN REAL ESTATE: WHAT TO INCLUDE CASH ON CASH RETURN CALCULATION IN REAL ESTATE: WHAT TO INCLUDE

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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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4 REASONS TO INVEST IN THE GATLINBURG REAL ESTATE MARKET IN 2019 4 REASONS TO INVEST IN THE GATLINBURG REAL ESTATE MARKET IN 2019

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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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REALTORS And Social Media: Latest RPR Survey Reveals Trends REALTORS AND SOCIAL MEDIA: LATEST RPR SURVEY REVEALS TRENDS

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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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3 Benefits of Zero Split Real Estate Brokers 3 BENEFITS OF ZERO SPLIT REAL ESTATE BROKERS

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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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13 US CITIES WITH THE LEAST AIRBNB LEGAL ISSUES IN 2019 13 US CITIES WITH THE LEAST AIRBNB LEGAL ISSUES IN 2019

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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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WHAT IS A GOOD RETURN ON INVESTMENT FOR REAL ESTATE? WHAT IS A GOOD RETURN ON INVESTMENT FOR REAL ESTATE?

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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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4 Trends that Explain how Millennials are Changing Real Estate 4 TRENDS THAT EXPLAIN HOW MILLENNIALS ARE CHANGING REAL ESTATE

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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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9 Tips for Buying a Vacation Home 9 TIPS FOR BUYING A VACATION HOME

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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 th