Rick Sharga: Is this the end of the housing recovery?

Rick Sharga: Is this the end of the housing recovery?

Maybe it wasn’t the snow after all

Stewart Information Services 1Q earnings suffer from mortgage reductions

Posts net loss of $12.1 million

New home sales plummet 14.5% in March

Spring buying season off with a whimper

Items Tagged with 'Realtors'


Should Uncle Sam really be subsidizing the American Dream?

Being the dream should maybe be incentive enough
April 23, 2014
It may sound like heresy to some in the industry, but Catherine Rampell has a point in the Washington Post today – a home is not a good investment.
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Austin-area home sales hit 7-year high

April 21, 2014
Austin-area homes are spending an average of 51 days on the market. That’s 13 days fewer than in March 2013.
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On the heels of Truluvia, Trulia begins a conscious coupling with ActiveRain

Real estate blogging platform will now have Trulia in its URL
April 10, 2014
Starting now all ActiveRain blogs will be branded with Trulia’s URL. ActiveRain.com has become ActiveRain.Trulia.com.
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Real estate agents use Facebook to spread word about predatory foot fetishist

Local-focused social media lets agents share alerts
April 9, 2014
Real estate agents are increasingly using social media like Facebook to keep one another informed of potentially dangerous or just creepy predators posing as buyers.
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Losing your homebuyers to the web? There’s an app for that

RE/MAX launches agent-branded app
March 26, 2014
Now, RE/MAX agents will no longer have to fear a homebuyer's web-searching prowess.
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Realtors submit even more ways you know you're a Realtor

Guess which job is our victim this Friday
March 25, 2014
We teased Realtors, they teased right back. Here's the best "Ways you know you're a...Realtor" responses we've gotten.
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How the Internet chips away the MLS

Insight into the escalating war between Zillow and Move
March 21, 2014
What the Internet and Uber are doing to the taxi business is happening in its own way to real estate brokers and the MLS.
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12 ways you know you're a Realtor

Hint: Your selfies are marketing material
March 21, 2014
To celebrate the housing industry we are starting an informal weekly Friday fun feature. “You might be a …” celebrating every job in the industry.
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The Windy City's top 12 suburbs

Metro Chicago's finest
March 20, 2014
Nestled next to Lake Michigan and home to both the Cubs and White Sox, the Windy City is one of the biggest and busiest cities in the nation. Chicago Magazine compiled a list of the 12 best suburbs in Chicago, comparing the cities based on variables like crime, homes, education and city life.
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Minneapolis Realtors can't wait for Spring

Winter homes sales go BRRR!
March 12, 2014
The jury is still out on the impact of the unusually harsh winter on the housing economy. Some national statistics are noting a muted effect, with major metros brushing off the cold. Realtors in the Minneapolis/St. Paul region could not disagree more.
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