Monthly Archives: June 2017

Home Savi, RezList and Realicity: Will these 3 new real estate startups defy the odds?

Real estate startups touting revolutionary low-fee models are coming out of the woodwork these days. Most of their predecessors have fizzled because they haven’t provided the expertise and [..]

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1 in 3 homebuyers making offers sight-unseen: Takeaways for real estate agents

With properties selling like hotcakes, one out of three recent homebuyers made an offer on a home without seeing it in person, according to a new survey from [..]

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McMansion Hell blogger fighting back in Zillow listing photo battle

Do you need permission to make fun of listing photos on the internet? That question has real estate pros divided and may lead real estate giant Zillow Group into [..]

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10 things your clients should know before moving to a newly built home

Getting clients into a newly built home can be thrilling, but there are things you, and they, need to know ahead of time to help them have the [..]

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May pending home sales and Market Pulse Survey

For release:June 28, 2017 California pending home sales stumble for fifth straight month in May LOS ANGELES (June 28) – Even with a strong performance in May closed [..]

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May pending home sales and Market Pulse Survey

For release:June 28, 2017 California pending home sales stumble for fifth straight month in May LOS ANGELES (June 28) – Even with a strong performance in May closed [..]

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Property Panorama aims to give agent listings a big SEO boost

The same search engine optimization tool used by Zillow, realtor.com and other aggregators is now being used by a major producer of virtual tours to allow agents to [..]

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NAR: Pending home sales plummet for third consecutive month

“Monthly closings have recently been oscillating back and forth, but this third consecutive decline in contract activity implies a possible topping off in sales,” said NAR Chief Economist [..]

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Zillow helping homebuilders figure out where to break ground

Homebuilders that advertise with Zillow Group can now get deeper insight into homebuyer preferences and housing supply to figure out where to break ground next …

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How a real estate broker added value to his business by launching the Seattle School Guide website

Phil Greely, a real estate broker at Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty in Seattle, understands better than most real estate salespeople that school ratings don’t give a complete picture [..]

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