Showers Reign in Master Bathroom Remodels, Houzz Study Finds



Master bathrooms are making extra space for showers, according to the 2019 U.S. Houzz Bathroom Trends Study. Four in five homeowners upgrade their shower during master bathroom renovations (83 percent) and over half increase their shower size (54 percent). This is particularly notable when considering that only 22 percent expand their master bathroom square footage […]

Why Real Estate Prices Are Not Suffering From Inflation According to Joseph Pinagro



A strong economy can tolerate inflation because wages increase to match the cost of goods, but a weak economy does not tolerate inflation well. When income remains stagnant, yet cost increases, most people end up waiting to make that next big purchase in the hope that prices will go down. Prices subsequently drop because demand […]

How will no-deal Brexit impact the Proptech market?



As we loom at the tipping point of the Brexit saga, the economic consequences of which are still not fully apparent, the sector at the intersection of London’s tech scene and property market may have some unexpected gains.  London is Europe’s leading city for Proptech in terms of adoption and the city, with a historically […]

Break Female Leadership Barriers in Real Estate with these Six Tips



Embrace diversity and create a collaborative office culture in order to help women break through the male-dominated glass ceiling of leadership roles in Real Estate, says a leader at one of the country’s top female-owned agencies.  “When we started this company, there was a definite ‘good old boys club’ mentality in Real Estate,” says Kelli […]

Baird & Warner Shines at Leading Real Estate Companies of the World’s 2019 Symposium



Chicago’s top independent brokerage, Baird & Warner took home 8 awards at the Leading Real Estate Companies of the World ® Annual Symposium 2019.

What To Actually Look For When Buying A House



Buying a new home can be incredibly stressful. There’s so much to think about, it can be easy to forget to check everything you want in a new home. According to studies, 26% of people view their home once before buying it, while 43% viewed the property twice, 21% three times and 11% four or […]

Redfin Now Buys Homes Directly from Sellers So They Can Move On with Less Hassle and More Certainty



Homeowners in the Los Angeles metro area can now get a no-obligation cash offer for their home from RedfinNow, a radically convenient home-selling service from Redfin, a technology-powered real estate brokerage. By selling to RedfinNow, homeowners get the certainty of an all-cash offer, the flexibility to pick their move-out date, and the convenience of selling […]

BH&J Buy vs. Rent Index Shows U.S. Residential Peaking



U.S. metropolitan residential real estate markets are peaking and some cities are in another pricing bubble, according to the latest national index.

Asheville Serenity Boutique Community Schedules Spring Sale in April



Serenity, Asheville’s newest boutique residential community, is already welcoming its first future residents, as properties are selling fast: five lots were recently sold, and interested buyers are lining up for the remaining of the available lots.

Your Staff Members Can 100% Benefit from Conferences and Training



Many business owners make the mistake of believing that having their employees attend conferences and training sessions is an unnecessary cost. And whilst paying for seats at conferences or training sessions could well tighten your budget, it’s definitely a cost which is worth paying due to the fact that it can certainly improve the profitability […]