All Bets on Boomers as Millenials Struggle to Buy


While younger people increasingly delay home ownership, baby boomers are stepping in to fill the void.

3 Social Media Missteps To Avoid At All Costs


Social media offers the chance to interact with people, transfer value, and generate leads from platforms like Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter, and YouTube. Still, real estate professionals consistently make mistakes in their overall social media strategy

8 Things American Homeowners Want


The Demand Institute recently polled more than 10,000 households — both renters and home owners — across income levels to find their top unfulfilled housing needs and desires.

Winter Is The Season To Be Selling, Claims Redfin Study


The housing market doesn’t hibernate in the winter. Sellers who list and buyers who buy often find the winter season the most advantageous time to make a move in real estate, according to a new study by the real estate brokerage Redfin.

FAA Says No Ruling On Drones Until 2017


Real estate pros who were hoping to use drones to capture aerial photos of their listings may have to wait a lot longer than previously thought.

Are Your Tech Tools Up To Scratch?


When it comes to technology, you shouldn’t let the hype around the latest and greatest solutions prevent you from considering affordable products that can meet your standards of performance perfectly well.

Appraiser and Homeowner Valuation Gap Narrows


The discrepancy between appraisers’ and home owners’ opinions of home values is narrowing. In November, appraisers valued homes 1.56 percent higher than home owners, according to Quicken Loans’ Home Price Perception Index.

Facebook Launches New Keyword Tool


Want to find those who are talking about real estate on Facebook? It just got easier. Facebook added a new update to its Graph Search feature this week that allows users to search for keywords contained within posts, photos, articles, and videos that were shared with you.

Are Free Email Services All They’re Cracked Up To Be?


Using free, consumer-level e-mail services for professional business communication can bring to mind the old adage, “You get what you pay for.”

91% of Renters Still Dream of Home Ownership


Though renters say they dream of owning a home one day, most of them will need to keep renting for at least the next three years, according to a new survey of more than 2,000 adults conducted by Freddie Mac