Articles Tagged with ''Realtor.com''

Realtor.com ends relationship with Apartment List, will use Apartments.com for rental listings

Two titans of home and rental listings reunite to share content
Realtor.com is terminating its content partnership with Apartment List, ending the relationship between the two companies after only six months. Apartment List's listings began appearing on Realtor.com in January, but now, those listings will soon disappear. Instead, Realtor.com is partnering with Apartments.com to provide its apartment community listings.
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Counting the costs: Can you afford to become a Realtor?

Roughly 80% of Realtors don't make it two years in the industry
Do you have what it takes to be a Realtor? Probably not. According to a blog post from Trulia, approximately 80% of Realtors quit after less than two years in the industry. Here's a look into the life of a Realtor, directly from one working in the industry right now.
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First-time homebuyers struggle amid rising affordability challenges

Can only afford 20% of housing stock in some markets
A new study from NAR and realtor.com shows affordability continues to slip across the U.S., falling even further from last year as home prices continue to rise and mortgage rates increase. NAR explained that while wages are increasing, so are home prices. Here’s what can be done to combat the rising affordability issues.
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Realtor.com adds Michelle Meyers as vice president of customer success

Tasked with boosting relationship with real estate agents
Move, which operates Realtor.com for the National Association of Realtors, announced recently that it appointed Michelle Meyers to the newly created role of vice president of customer success. In this role, Meyers is tasked with boosting the company’s relationships with real estate agents, Realtors, and brokers.
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This is what falling stock prices mean for mortgage lending

Spoiler alert: pretty much nothing, unless…
The Dow Jones Industrial Average began decreasing Friday, then plummeted on Monday, experiencing its biggest point loss in its history. But what does all of this mean for the mortgage lending market? As it turns out, it is not expected to make a significant impact, unless…
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These will be the top 10 housing markets of 2018

Only one California city makes the list
As 2018 sets into motion, several metros across the U.S. are emerging as possible contenders for the year’s top housing markets. Realtor.com explained that people are going to continue to seek out pockets of affordability that remain in the market.
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