Tips on How New Real Estate Agents Find Listings

Congratulations on passing your real estate agent’s test. The first thing you want to do is hang that license and any business license that you have in a very conspicuous place. Now, it’s time to start bringing in clients. You’ve been thinking about real estate day and night while studying for your license. By now

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How To Find A List Of Non-Disclosure States

Real estate purchases and investments are major life accomplishments. Hence, real estate buyers and investors must ensure that they’re bagging the best deal with real estate professionals’ help. Real estate professionals like agents, consultants, and appraisers assist property buyers during the buying process. For real estate agents to provide exceptional advice and assistance, they’ll need

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The Seven Second MLS Listing Rule

Seven seconds. That’s how long a listing has to capture the attention of a home buyer who’s sifting through 100’s of real estate listings on the computer as they start their real estate search. Will your listing make their short list?

Average Canadian Prices Declined by 2% in July, Dragged down by Vancouver

The national average home price in Canada declined by 2% in July compared to July 2011, due to price falls in Vancouver, as most markets saw slight increases. Figures from the Canadian Real Estate Association showed the average price for a Canadian home sold in July 2012 was $353,147.

Real Estate Sales in Alberta, Canada To See Biggest Gains over Next Two Years

According to a report from the Canadian Real Estate Association, Alberta will show the biggest year-on-year increase in home sales over the next couple of years. The CREA is predicting MLS sales will increase by 6.8% this year to reach 57,400, and by a further 1.7% next year to 58,400.

New Data Dictionary Aims to Lessen Confusion with MLS Listings

What with so many different MLS systems being used in the US, it’s little surprise that the descriptions, data and terminology used can vary wildly from listing to listing. A new “Data Dictionary” plans to change all of this and introduce more consistency in MLS listings…

Real Estate Mobile Technology Entrepreneur: Aaron Kardell

Real Estate Mobile Technology Entrepreneur: Aaron Kardell CEO:  MobileRealtyApps Website: MobileRealtyApps.com     Interview by Demi Ward While there’s no shortage of mobile home search applications on the marketplace today, the HomeSpotter mobile home finding app for the iPhone and iPad simply leaves other mobile home search tools in the proverbial dust. HomeSpotter is an augmented

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Canadian Real Estate Sales Increase in October

The Canadian Real Estate Association has just released its statistics for October which showed sales activity is now at its highest level since January. National sales activity for the month was in line for the ten-year average, as are year-to-date sales. The number of newly listed homes has changed very little during the last three

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Canadian Real Estate Benefits From US Federal Reserve Policy

Although the Canadian property market was affected by the global financial crisis, house prices didn’t crash, and have now resumed their steady decade-long climb. With US interest rates at a 60 year historic low, the bank of Canada has been forced to keep its interest rates at an even lower level. When you combine these

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Canadian Real Estate Professionals Get New Option for Marketing Property Listings

Canadian real estate professionals now have a brand-new option for marketing property. Property Cloud Inc. was launched yesterday and offers a streamlined solution for marketing listings using smart phones. Property Cloud will enable home buyers to obtain direct access to MLS information, including high resolution images, video clips and contact information, all of which will

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