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  • Shopping malls in the U.S. are looking to add more entertainment venues and restaurants as part of an effort to reinvent themselves as “theater districts” focused on socializing and shopping. To do so, many shopping malls have, or are in the process of converting vacant stores on their premises into indoor entertainment destinations, with activities… [Continue Reading]

    Can more entertainment save America’s shopping malls?
  • Housing supply in markets across the country is in extremely short supply, so much so that home buyers may well find it difficult to find a suitable property this spring. Indeed, the country’s existing housing supply declined by its steepest year-over-year decrease for 4 years in January, falling by 13.6%, according to realtor.com. The supply… [Continue Reading]

    Buyers set to struggle as U.S. housing inventory hits record low
  • Millennials own far less real estate than their predecessors, and it means an entire generation could have lower lifetime wealth, experts say. Data from the Federal Reserve shows that when baby boomers reached their median buying age of 35 in 1990, they owned around one third of all U.S. homes, in terms of overall value.… [Continue Reading]

    Millennials way behind baby boomers when it comes to homeownership
  • Las Vegas is the most popular U.S. destination for non-local home shoppers, Minneapolitans don’t want to move out of the area – and hardly anybody else wants to move in – and Texans seem to mostly love living in Texas. These are just a few of the takeaways from a new Zillow analysis of search… [Continue Reading]

    Zillow reveals America’s most popular destinations for home buyers
  • As real estate markets struggle with low inventories of homes for sale, some buyers are opting to investing in multifamily properties instead of buying a single-family home, the Washington Post reports. The advantage of doing so is they can live in one of the units and rent out the others to help with mortgage costs… [Continue Reading]

    Young buyers seek multifamily homes as housing inventory shortage bites

How Real Estate Software Can Help Real Estate Agents Sell A Property

Real estate transactions between buyers and sellers need an intermediary, a role that gets fulfilled by a real estate agent. Real estate agents work with clients who want to either buy or sell a property. The work of a real estate agent includes purchasing contracts, listing agreements, filling in contracts, listing a property, and presenting […]

Tech Pieces To Keep Your Property Looking New

Whether you’ve recently bought a property to live in or sell, keeping it sparkling new is vital. If you’re living in a place that looks new, you’ll feel more relaxed, unlike going home to a decrepit house. Or, if you’re into real estate, keeping a property in its grandest appearance can make or break your […]

Internet of Voice: The Next Big Thing to Generate Real Estate Leads

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Smart Home Construction? 5 Smart Ideas to Integrate Into Your New Build

Smart home construction is now a dominant trend in the real estate market. What looked like a fad a few decades back is now a major feature in new home builds and renovations. By 2022, the global smart home market will reach $53 billion. If you want to invest in a new smart home or […]

Study shows AI could boost minority homeownership rates

Artificial intelligence software might have a practical application in reducing discrimination against some minority groups when it comes to applying for a mortgage online. That’s according to a new study by the National Bureau of Economic Research, which is calling on banks to embrace AI as a way of ending bias in home loan decisions. […]

How to Create Smart Home Security System

The smart home is gaining more and more popularity among people. However, it has one drawback – a rather high cost, which not everyone can afford. That is why many people prefer to configure the system on their own using special programs. Designed specifically for the smart dwelling, they are not so easy to set […]