Real Estate

iBuyer Bumps Up Price Threshold to $800K

Daily Real Estate News - 21 hours 35 min ago

Opendoor announced its increased offer amount on qualified properties in its newest market.

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How Marijuana Laws Are Challenging for Your Business

Daily Real Estate News - 21 hours 35 min ago

Be careful with cannabis-related property dealings, cautioned industry and legal experts at a recent forum during the REALTORS® Conference & Expo in San Francisco.

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Bidding Wars Hit a 10-Year Low

Daily Real Estate News - 21 hours 35 min ago

However, economists point to low mortgage rates and a shortage of homes for sale that will likely bring bidding wars back next year.

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The House Hunt Won’t Be Easy, Prospective Buyers Say

Daily Real Estate News - 21 hours 35 min ago

Home shoppers are being realistic about housing shortages during their search.

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Cost Burdens Drop for Owners, Remain High for Renters

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Fewer Americans are feeling the pinch of mortgage costs—but there’s a catch, new census data shows.

 
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Which Home Security Systems Make Owners Feel Safer?

Daily Real Estate News - November 13, 2019 - 1:00am

Crime rates may be at their lowest since the early 1990s, but consumers are still showing a big interest in high-tech home security.

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More than 140 Appliances Stolen From New Homes in Florida

Daily Real Estate News - November 13, 2019 - 1:00am

Police have been investigating a string of appliance thefts dating back to January 2018.

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Mortgage Meltdown Unlikely Despite Hike in Risky Loans

Daily Real Estate News - November 13, 2019 - 1:00am

Housing analysts are hoping it’s not a case of déjà vu. Here's why they say another recession is unlikely.

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In This Metro, Homeowners Stand to ‘Strike It Rich’ at Resale

Daily Real Estate News - November 13, 2019 - 1:00am

A new study calculates homeowners’ internal rate of return to find the city that truly offers the best returns to owners at resale.

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Rental Firm Agrees to Pay $1M for Denying Ex-Cons Leases

Daily Real Estate News - November 13, 2019 - 1:00am

“This settlement fires a warning shot across the bow of any landlord in America who blanketly refuses to rent apartments to people with criminal justice involvement,” an advocacy group says.

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NAR Policy Changes Beyond MLS Cooperation

Daily Real Estate News - November 12, 2019 - 1:00am

The Board of Directors, at its meeting Monday, took many more actions that affect your membership and business.

From the REALTORS® Conference & Expo, Nov. 8-11, San Francisco

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Instagram Is Testing Out Hiding ‘Likes’ on Posts

Daily Real Estate News - November 12, 2019 - 1:00am

The move is an effort to “depressurize” social media. But not everyone likes the idea.

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A New Educational Partnership for NAR

Daily Real Estate News - November 12, 2019 - 1:00am

NAR teams up with Missouri’s Columbia College to build on the legacy of REALTOR® University.

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Non-Owners Agree: “I Want to Buy a Home”

Daily Real Estate News - November 12, 2019 - 1:00am

So what’s holding them back? NAR’s “2019 Profile of Buyers and Sellers” report expands this year to include an overview of this aspiring group of buyers.

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Lot Values Surge to Record Highs

Daily Real Estate News - November 12, 2019 - 1:00am

Pricey lots are a major culprit behind the rising costs of new-home construction.

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Top Markets for Millennials, Gen Xers, and Baby Boomers

Daily Real Estate News - November 12, 2019 - 1:00am

Affordable small cities, walkable urban areas, and high-priced abodes—see the metros topping each age group’s list.

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NAR Passes MLS Proposal to Strengthen Cooperation

Daily Real Estate News - November 11, 2019 - 1:00am

Board of Directors approves ‘Clear Cooperation’ as part of MLS policy.

From the REALTORS® Conference & Expo, Nov. 8-11, San Francisco

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Give Your Clients the ‘Magic’ Touch

Daily Real Estate News - November 11, 2019 - 1:00am

How the basketball legend-turned-entrepreneur has kept loyal fans long after leaving the court.

From the REALTORS® Conference & Expo, Nov. 8-11, San Francisco

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5 Ways to Defend Your Business Against a Data Breach

Daily Real Estate News - November 10, 2019 - 1:00am

Are you doing enough to protect yourself and your clients? Probably not, warns a security expert.

From the REALTORS® Conference & Expo, Nov. 8-11, San Francisco

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Billie Jean King: ‘Pressure Is a Privilege’

Daily Real Estate News - November 10, 2019 - 1:00am

The tennis legend has devoted her life to fighting for equality on and off the court.

From the REALTORS® Conference & Expo, Nov. 8-11, San Francisco

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