Trump picks former rival Ben Carson as next HUD Secretary



Incoming President Donald Trump has chosen his former Republican Primaries rival, the retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson as the next Secretary of Housing and Urban Development.

Second Century Ventures now recruiting real estate tech startups



The National Association of Realtors’ strategic investment arm, Second Century Ventures, has said it’s accepting applications for its 2017 REach accelerator class

Applying Technology to Your Commercial Business Location



If you’ve been in the real estate business for more than two days, you’ve heard the old adage – Location, Location, Location.

Why the sudden spike in foreclosures last month?



Foreclosure filings jumped by 27 percent in October 2016 compared to the previous month, having previously hit their lowest level in 129 months in September

Real estate CRM platform Chime provides 6 ways to gather leads



Launched last August, Chime is a new kind of CRM platform for the real estate industry that helps agents to streamline their business while acquiring and managing fresh leads.

More Chicago Residents Able to Buy Vacant Lots for a Dollar



A greater number of Chicago residents will be able to buy vacant, city-owned land on their block for just one dollar. Chicago is expanding a program in a bid to help struggling neighborhoods

Zillow has just listed Santa’s home for $656,000



Ho! Ho! Ho! Zillow has just shown that it has a sense of humor after listing Santa Claus’ home on its real estate listings site.

How Artificial Intelligence Is Affecting the Real Estate Industry



Back in 1956, John McCarthy first coined the term Artificial Intelligence. Ever since, the technology has, gradually but surely, been developing and improving.

The Use of Cloud Technology in Real Estate



Cloud technology plays an important role in facilitating transactions between agents and buyers, making it a new popular trend in real estate.

4 Things to Consider Before Investing in Real Estate



Investing in property can lead to big money, but whether you’re thinking of investing in a house to sell it on or to make a passive income by renting it out to tenants, it’s important to make sure that you choose the right property.