New York can now revoke licenses from real estate pros that discriminate



New York Governor Andrew Cuomo on Monday signed into law new legislation that makes it possible for the state to revoke real estate licenses from agents and brokers who violate anti-discrimination laws. Cuomo said New York has “zero tolerance” for discrimination of any kind and that the “sheer scope and breadth of the unscrupulous and […]

Study: New York real estate agents earn the most



Real estate professionals are making more money, according to a recent study by the National Association of Realtors. The study shows that the median gross income of affiliated realtors in 2019 was $49,000, up from just $41,800 the year before. Meanwhile, those with 16 years or more experience tend to make a lot more than […]

COVID-19 could make buyers more reliant on real estate agents



People have changed the way they do business in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, and that could lead to a permanent change in the way real estate transactions are processed too, experts say. Consumers will most likely depend on real estate agents more than they’ve done in the past, wrote Jennifer Anderson, a San Diego […]

Real estate pros expect rapid turnaround after COVID-19 pandemic



While no one is expecting miracles from the spring selling season in the housing market this year, real estate pros say they’re confident the slowdown will be temporary, and that a turnaround will commence as soon as social distancing measures are relaxed. That’s according to the National Association of Realtor’s latest Economic Pulse Flash Survey, […]

Five Ways Real Estate Agents Can Stay in the Game During the Pandemic



If you’ve been in real estate for any length of time, you probably know the importance of having a written plan and defined goals for your business. A business plan can help you prepare for the inevitable downturn in the market. Challenges can arise from time to time that may impact how much business you […]

Ohio RE/MAX Agent Monika DeRoussel Joins eXp Realty



Monika DeRoussel today announced that she has joined eXp Realty, one of the fastest-growing, global real estate companies. DeRoussel joins eXp Realty from RE/MAX, one of the leading global real estate franchisors, where she was named the No. 1 individual real estate agent in Southern Ohio, 2011-2018, and in 2019 was ranked as one of […]

How to Stay Organized as A Real Estate Agent



Organization is important in any industry, but in real estate, it’s essential. However, it’s very easy to become disorganized when we’re busy. Developing good organizational habits will not only make you more efficient, they can keep help you stay on top of listings. If you’re interested, here’s how to stay organized as a real estate […]

Why Hire A Your Real Estate Agent



Real estate agents are the arbiters of one of the biggest financial transactions we ever make – buying a new home. In order for this process to be as smooth, simple, and stable as possible, there are some discussions you need to have with your real estate agent. Fail to do so, and you may […]

California city vows to clamp down on real estate signage



Government officials in Fremont, California, are mulling the idea limiting the number of open house signs real estate professionals can put up in the neighborhoods where they operate. Officials said they’re considering imposing limits after receiving numerous complaints from residents about open house signs cluttering street corners and sidewalks. They also cite complaints from other […]

Why you should hire Top Real Estate Agents when Selling Your Property



Putting your property up for sale can be an overwhelming process. There are lots of factors to consider, such as the appropriate price and the legal documents you have to file. Moreover, you also have to invest time in giving potential buyers a tour around your home. Real estate agents are professionals who specialize in […]