• Consumers are knowledgeable about some aspects of the real estate process, but gaps in their housing knowledge persist, particularly when it comes to understanding the mortgage process

    Consumers Still Have A Lot To Learn About Housing
  • If you work in a housing niche or simply appreciate the knowledge it takes to work in a niche, a new book might find a spot on your desk or waiting area table.

    The History of Prefab Homes
  • The idea behind “turn-key” real estate investing is that an investor can purchase a property from a company that will then manage that property for them, a kind of “hands-off” investment for busy professionals or investors.

    10 Tips For Investing In Turn-Key Real Estate
  • Young professionals are heading to cities and some have vowed to stay, forsaking the suburban life completely.

    The End of Suburbia is Nigh
  • Apparently, legalizing marijuana can do wonders for the rental market.

    States Selling Pot Legally Attract Renters In Their Droves

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States Selling Pot Legally Attract Renters In Their Droves

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Listing Ads: Choose Your Words Carefully, They Could Be Worth A Fortune

The words that real estate professionals choose to describe a property in listing ads could potentially result in the home selling for a premium, suggests an analysis that looks at listing descriptions and their effect on sales price and probability of sale.


This Year’s Must-Haves For New Homes

Convenience, livability, and energy efficiency are top priorities in the construction of new homes this year, according to the National Association of Home Builders, which recently released the most popular features in new single-family homes in 2014.


Can Scented Homes Entice More Buyers?

Some condo developers are trying to lure buyers by creating customized scents that are aimed at creating positive impressions of a building.


Spice Up Your Real Estate Website With Free Images From Getty

Getty has just created an embed tool – something similar to what Twitter and YouTube have – that allows websites to use its pictures for free by pasting in an embed code.


How Not To Automate Your Social Media Campaign

Automating your social media strategy is a good way to save time, but it may not pay off in the long run, according to Melissa Leiter, an independent marketing consultant who specializes in social media strategy.


7 Ways Realtors Can Use LinkedIn To Generate Leads

Given its demographic skew towards affluent professionals, LinkedIn is a great place for commercial real estate agents to connect with a very valuable target audience. However, professionals buy and sell their own houses and properties too. That means LinkedIn is also a great tool for residential real estate professionals to build relationships that lead to sales.