These are the features you need to sell an entry-level home above price



Homebuyers, especially first-time buyers shopping for entry-level homes, can expect to pay a significant premium for houses with listings that tout popular farmhouse or craftsman-inspired features

The Beginner’s Guide to Bitcoin Trading



Every time that the Bitcoin price surges, the subsequent flurry of press attention seems to bring in more and more people interested in getting their piece of the Bitcoin pie.

A lack of workers means builders can’t keep up with new home demand



Builders have addressed their inability to keep up with demand for new homes, saying there simply aren’t enough workers to build them.

Zillow is planning to buy up homes, do them up and sell them on



Real estate listings platform Zillow says it’s planning to buy and sell homes in the Las Vegas and Phoenix areas as part of a major change to its business model.

4 demographic trends set to impact real estate in the next decade



The real estate sector is likely to be greatly impacted by a number of demographic trends emerging in the next decade, including more immigrants, an aging population and more internal migration to the south of the country.

Buyer’s enthusiasm falls to two-year low as market challenges bite



Consumers are growing increasingly optimistic about their personal finances, but the opposite is true when it comes to their ability to buy a home or qualify for a mortgage, according to the National Association of Realtor’s latest Housing Opportunities and Market Experience survey.

Toys ‘R’ Us store closures to hit commercial real estate sector hard, experts say



Commercial real estate experts say the recent announcement from Toys ‘R’ Us that it’s going to close or sell more than 800 of its stores in the U.S. could have a negative impact on the retail property sector.

New Story bids to solve world’s housing shortage with 3D printed homes



A San Francisco charity called New Story seems to think so, and to that end its just showed off a new 3D printer it built in partnership with construction technology firm ICON that it wants to use to build affordable homes

The NAR is talking to Silicon Valley tech giants, but won’t say why



National Association of Realtors’ chief executive officer Bob Goldberg has revealed that he’s in talks with three major Silicon Valley tech giants, according to reports.

Rhino wants to get rid of the security deposit on your next apartment



A startup called Rhino is hoping to do away with the need for a security deposit on rented homes, with a new technology solution it says benefits both renters and landlords.

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