Realty Trac: Median Price of Distressed Homes up 18%



Home-Foreclosure-bank-owned

The median price of distressed residential properties, which are those that are either in the foreclosure process or owned by a bank, jumped up by 18 percent year-over-year in October

Is The iPhone 6 The Smartphone For You?



IPhone 6 Updated Main Image

Before you decide to step into the fray and get your hands on Apple’s latest gadget, what’s in it for you? Will the iPhone 6 make you a more productive mobile real estate practitioner?

Luxury Homes are an Easier Sell



medium_7234830300

High-end homes are getting easier to sell, with the luxury market posting some of the largest increases in home sales compared to every other price category, according to the National Association of Realtors.

CAR Applauds FHFA Decision to Conform Loan Limits



medium_6881505052

The California Association of Realtors (CAR) has come out in support of the Federal Housing Finance Agency’s decision to keep the 2015 maximum conforming loan limits for mortgages acquired by Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac at $417,000

Moving to the Cloud? You need a Plan



medium_7057400271

Are you considering moving your data from hard drives and paper files to a service that will store information in a place that is accessible online?

Renters more Burdened by Household Costs than Homeowners



medium_4105756012

Housing cost burdens are mostly dropping among home owners, but they continue to strain renters, according to a recent analysis by the Harvard Joint Center for Housing Studies of the data.

Most Realtors Struggle to Master SEO



origin_3431433137

There’s sales-lead gold in website search-engine optimization, but most real estate agents have no effective way to mine it.

5 Successful Social Media Strategies for Real Estate Agents



medium_7910370882

It’s not hard for your real estate company to do social media, but it is hard for your real estate company to do social media well.

NTSB Warns Against Using Drones for Commercial Purposes



medium_7406755896

The National Transportation Safety Board sounded another warning this week to those who are using drones for commercial purposes

Tips to make your Real Estate Videos go Viral



medium_1498741631

In the case of real estate, a viral video is one that creatively promotes a property, real estate company and/or Realtor by using content that draws attention and encourages viewers to want to share it with others.