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Auction.com's latest acquisition will speed property liquidations

Acquires real estate tech provider Channel
Brena Swanson
Auction.com acquired real estate technology solutions provider Channel, a move that supports the company’s newest title as the leading online auction marketplace in HW’s 2015 TECH100.
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Realtor's client murdered during home showing

Gunman walks into home during showing
Brena Swanson
A gunman walked into a home and opened fire while a real estate agent was showing a home to a married couple, killing the husband. This tragic event is not the first attack on real estate agents but continues to remind agents that they must take care and precautions to protect themselves.
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This is what justifies Texas economic pride

Happy Independence Day, Texas
Brena Swanson
The Lone Star state celebrated its 179th birthday Monday. And looking at the latest housing report from the Texas Association of Realtors, Texas has plenty of reason to brag.
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From HW Magazine

The 2015 HW TECH100

Wow! That was our reaction to the response we received for this year’s HW TECH100 call for nominations. This year, more than 250 companies submitted a nomination, and we’re grateful for the interest in our efforts with this unique program.
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Meet the bullies ripping off Realtors

NAR executives testify before Congress on patent troll fight
Ben Lane
Realtors, real estate agents and brokers are fighting a constant battle against people and companies who are trying to rip them off, and they’re not going to take it anymore, executives from the National Association of Realtors told a House subcommittee on Thursday.
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Surefield introduces 3D aerial home tours

Completes virtual home tour
Brena Swanson
Surefield completed its virtual home tour launch by introducing 3D aerial home tours into its wheelhouse. Buyers can now experience a 3D tour of a house for sale inside and out.
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Chief Economist Jed Kolko leaving Trulia

Still cooking up future plans
Brena Swanson
Amid all the news with Trulia and Zillow, the latest one concludes a three-and-a-half year relationship between Trulia and Chief Economist Jed Kolko. While Kolko said he hasn't decided his next step, a recent HousingWire Magazine feature could give a glimpse into his future plans.
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New risk in being a real estate agent

Fickle buyers, unforeseen structural risks, financing
Brena Swanson
There is a high risk for real estate agents that they put in long hours of upfront work to never see any financial rewards if the buyer backs out. And now there is a new deal breaker going around for borrowers, causing them to be weary of buying a home.
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The ULTIMATE spite house hits the auction block

Seattle’s Edith Macefield famously turned down $1 million for home
Ben Lane
The tale of Edith Macefield is apparently local legend in the Seattle area. In 2007, she famously turned down $1 million for her home, even as developers were literally building a shopping mall around it. Now her famous home is on the verge of being auctioned off.
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CoreLogic’s Partner InfoNet revenue sharing grew 66% in 2014

Added 11 new partners in 4th quarter
Ben Lane
CoreLogic announced that the revenue sharing payments from its Partner InfoNet program increased by 66% in 2014, growing to more than $1 million.
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