New Forewarn app lets real estate pros perform background checks on their clients

The New York Post reports that a new application called Forewarn will soon launch. Targeted at real estate agents, the app allows them to screen potential buyers ahead of a blind meeting.

NAR safety report shows one third of agents have felt unsafe on the job

The National Association of Realtors has just published the results of its 2017 Member Safety Report as we enter September, which is the official “Realtor Safety Month”.

Five Simple Home Investments to Keep Your Family Safe and Secure

The difference between a house and a home is simple: a “home” is a place where you feel familiar, safe and secure, right?

NAR steps up realtor safety programs

Throughout 2015, the National Association of Realtors has enhanced and expanded upon its more than a decade old Realtor Safety program, developing new materials, creating additional resources and providing members with everything they need to feel empowered and confident in their personal safety

SafeTrek silently alerts the cops when you’re in danger

SafeTrek is a very simple app which – when used and triggered – will alert the cops silently with a danger-alert tagged with your current location.

Best apps to keep real estate pros safe on the job

While installing an app is hardly a foolproof solution for managing risk on the job, it’s important to know about technology advances that can help you stay safer on the job.

Real estate agent reveals details of attack

The murder of Arkansas real estate agent Beverly Carter this past fall has thrust the issue of real estate safety into the national spotlight.

Real Estate Agent Murder Prompts Safety Pledge

The recent murder of Arkansas real estate agent Beverly Carter has prompted two Iowa brokers to call on other agents to join them in raising their safety protocols while conducting home showings and open houses.

Identity Theft Reemerges as Big Internet Threat [infographic]

The old worries about identity theft may have given way to spy agencies snooping personal data these days, but the reality using digital technologies is risk.

How To Attract Thieves – Three Security Breeches Home Invaders Love To See

After working hard, saving for months or perhaps even years, you’ve finally bought yourself a piece of the “American dream”. You’re a homeowner. Everyone and everything you care about calls this place home – it’s a place of refuge where you go to unwind after a long day at work, and spend time with the people you care most about, doing what you love.

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