Real Estate Industry

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We know you're busy – whether it's trying to fill your pipeline or following up on what's already popped out of the bottom of it. Who has time to read? And, while real estate market news geared toward consumers is easy to round up on the Internet, news for brokers and Realtors is a bit harder to come by.


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By Joe Jackson, Clintonville and Central Ohio Real Estate Expert
(Keller Williams Capital Partners Realty)
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  Home sales pace increases! (July 19, 2019) – Columbus OH) – Homes in central Ohio have been selling quickly this year but changed hands even faster in June as the days on market dropped to 23, with the more affordable homes selling in an average of 18 days. Last month, those homes selling for ...

By Sam Shueh, mba, cdpe, reopro, pe
( (408) 425-1601)
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                                                                        Sam Shueh   I thought I will share this with you soliciting your feedback why it has a chance to disrupt the real estate industry. Most is extracted from Barron. Amazon is joining forces with the largest residential real esta...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, Opening the Doors to California Homes -East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Your dream home, one step at a time  Some people think I am selling houses, but in reality, I help people buy and sell homes. I was fortunate enough to help client move from being renters of a property, to homeowners of the home they grew to love. We had to move so fast to make it work for everyo...

By Sam Shueh, mba, cdpe, reopro, pe
( (408) 425-1601)
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                                                                                   Sam Shueh                                                                                Realty One Group                                                                                Cupertino, CA I became a full...

By Gary David Hall, Real Estate CRM Sales, Training and Implementation
(RE-ACT, LLC)
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What is your goal, besides helping people of course?To reach a specific annual income? Isn’t that the bottom line? The question is, starting a brokerage versus a team. Do you need to have your own brokerage to reach your monetary goals, or would your own team suffice? For a time, I was the roving...

By Lisa Bear (RE/MAX REALTY CENTER) Waukesha,MilwWI Real Estate 2628935555
(Buyers Agent/Luxury/Lake/REO, listing package options)
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Waukesha County Real Estate NewsNashotah, WI The following MLS information is for June 2019.There were 3 Single Family Homes sold. The average price for a home SOLD was $498,333.Average time on the market was 24 days There are currently 8 active listings, 0 new listing, 0 pending listing.Current ...

By Mark Harbison, R, CIPS - GRI
(Coldwell Banker Island Properties)
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It’s another month, and that means another opportunity to review how Maui’s real estate market is holding up in this new year. So far, homes for sale in Maui remain steady, and it appears as if the property sales are on track to have a good year despite concerns about housing affordability on the...

By Dennis Swartz, MBA, GRI...experience counts!
(Full Circle Property Management)
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So you are thinking about buying a condo, or you own one now? So what is yours? What is not yours? Condos generally have 3 parts or types of property: Unit, limited common area, and common area. Based on the type of area determines what is yours or not yours. Here is a short, basic explanation of...

By David Jackson, MBA, Financial lending analyst
(Olympus Labs)
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Targeting an unfamiliar market for a real estate purchase/investment takes quite a bit more due diligence than buying property in a familiar city/neighborhood. A buyer who is already familiar with the demographics and socio-economic status of an area, who already knows the weather patterns, the e...
One of the finest luxury oceanfront penthouses available! Amazing direct ocean, intracoastal & city views, floor/ceiling impact windows 3 balconies. Private elevator & foyer, media,42 ft. direct ocean facing living room & wet bar w/ limestone floors. Luxurious master suite/spa with private balcon...

By Irina Rogina, Highlight Realty Fort Lauderdale RE 305-588-8599
(Highlight Realty)
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Charming family home located in desirable east Ft Lauderdale on quiet canal,leading to the intercostal waterway. In Lake Estate adjacent to the Landings. Spacious & bright with updated kitchen, family room has wet bar with wine cooler. Dining room has sliding glass doors to coverd patio and pool....
Once you arrive @ THE PALMS and clear security, you drive up into a world extremely reminicent of the AMALFI coast. A World Class entry way,complete with cascading Italian Fountain, surrounded by Friendly Valets and Gracious building staff, which creates the most elegant residence on the beach. T...

By Irina Rogina, Highlight Realty Fort Lauderdale RE 305-588-8599
(Highlight Realty)
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THIS IS A ONE-OF-A-KIND PENTHOUSE IN THE MARKET THAT MUST BE SEEN TO APPRECIATE. THIS IS THE PREMIER UNIT IN THE BUILDING WITH THE ENTIRE EASTERN EXPOSURE AND A HUGE OPEN AIR PATIO WITH HOT TUB OVERLOOKING THE OCEAN WITH VIEWS TO PORT EVERGLADES AND THE INTERCOASTAL. METICULOUS MILLWORK, FINISHES...

By Phil Stevenson, CRMP, "Mortgage Nerd" in Miami, Florida and Texas
(PS Mortgage Lending 305-791-4874 or 888-845-6630)
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 A $700 million settlement has been agreed between the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and Atlanta based credit company, Equifax. The events unfolded after a catastrophic data breach in 2017 led almost 150 millions of consumers to become publicly unprotected and vulnerable, exposing s...

By Phil Stevenson, CRMP, "Mortgage Nerd" in Miami, Florida and Texas
(PS Mortgage Lending 305-791-4874 or 888-845-6630)
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I wrote a short blog post about Live Well Financial’s previous situation some weeks ago. But yes, it seems that one of the biggest reverse mortgage competitors in the game is finally shutting its doors for good, and it looks like that’s just the tip of the iceberg. Seems like Livewell has entered...

By Elisa Uribe Realtor #01427070, Opening the Doors to California Homes -East Bay
(Golden Gate Sotheby's International)
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Patiently waiting for the right time to Buy a home. Some people think I am selling houses, but in reality, I sometimes help people buy a home that years later they sell. Families grow and hopefully so does their net worth!  “I met Elisa at an open house. At the time, I was just thinking about buy...

By COMPASS PALM SPRINGS | Stewart Penn, COMPASS Palm Springs - Broker Associate
(COMPASS)
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Stewart PennBroker Associate | RealtorCOMPASS760.618.1822www.stewartpenn.comstewart@stewartpenn.com

By Margaret Goss, Chicago's North Shore & Winnetka Real Estate
(Baird & Warner Real Estate)
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 UPDATED 2019The Hedge Row Condos in Winnetka were built in 1997 and are comprised of two buildings (360 and 380 Green Bay Road)  with 20 units in each building.  They are conveniently located at the corner of Willow and Green Bay Roads and are walking distance to downtown Winnetka and the train ...

By Jennifer Mackay, Your Bay County Florida Realtor 850.774.6582
(Counts Real Estate Group, Inc.)
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Here is the final installment in my series on the necessity for home inspections. Remember to check back often for more home owner tips and recommendations.When purchasing a home, it is highly advisable that buyers obtain a home inspection from a qualified and licensed home inspector.Why?Well, th...

By Deborah Ann Spence, Awesome Realtor serving Philadelphia and suburbs!
(Fierce Realty Corp)
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Snapchat went public last week with a huge bang, but since then it's stock price has dropped by 11%. The biggest problems facing the stock is the inability of shareholder input and most important it's inability to connect with older potential users. What does this have to do with real estate? I p...