• About 20 percent of renting households don’t have any intentions to purchase a home in the future, and researchers at Harvard’s Joint Center for Housing Studies recently surveyed such renters to find out why

    The Real Reasons Renters Choose to Rent
  • Top Agent Network, a real estate business networking site, filed a lawsuit Monday alleging that Zillow stole its trade secrets and made a copycat version of its “coming soon” feature for listings.

    Top Agent Network Brings Lawsuit Against Zillow, Alleging Fraud
  • As a homeowner, flooding can be a terrifying experience, causing thousands of dollars of damage by rotting wood, rusting metal, delaminate flooring, and more.

    How to Sell a Previously Flooded Home
  • Sugarsync is an online service that requires a download of their software, but once that’s done, your important files will be kept in sync between your computer and the online versions.

    Using Sugarsync as a Backup for your Real Estate Data
  • Typical investor magnets like San Francisco, New York City, Boston, and Seattle are getting new competition from some rapidly growing markets that are set to emerge as investors top choices in the year ahead.

    Top 5 Markets for Real Estate Investors in 2015

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Technology makes you more connected and with that, comes a rush to always be responsive. But in that rush, you may be tempted to take some shortcuts with your messaging.

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The Biggest Sin on Social Media? Sharing Too Much

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Google Ads for Realtors: How Much Does a Lead Cost?

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The Truth About Mailers and Why I Use Them

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20 Social Media Posts Guaranteed To Get People Talking

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How to Build Trust in your Brand

There was a time when the decision to do business with someone was based on the number of known options and the availability of information about that person or company. If you saturated your local market with advertising, or if you were the only game in town, there was a pretty good chance that you […]