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Real Estate

Where Owning Makes More Financial Sense

NAR Daily News Magazine - February 5, 2018 - 1:00am

As home prices and rental costs rise, more consumers are scrutinizing their best financial move: to buy or rent?

Categories: Real Estate

Why You Should End Emails With a ‘P.S.’

NAR Daily News Magazine - February 5, 2018 - 1:00am

Adding a postscript “gives you an extra space to include an important message that will help you land more business,” experts say.

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Housing Data Points to Super Bowl LII Winner

NAR Daily News Magazine - February 2, 2018 - 1:00am

In a matchup between the Philadelphia Eagles and New England Patriots, see whose housing market would win this year’s game.

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Equifax Extends Free Credit Freezes to June

NAR Daily News Magazine - February 2, 2018 - 1:00am

The credit agency’s data breach last fall exposed the personal information of about 143 million Americans and threatened to impact consumers...

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Fed Move Doesn’t Suppress Mortgage Rates

NAR Daily News Magazine - February 2, 2018 - 1:00am

The Federal Reserve may have voted to leave its short-term interest rates unchanged this week, but that didn’t stop lenders from moving up...

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HUD Gives $1.5B to Struggling Puerto Ricans

NAR Daily News Magazine - February 2, 2018 - 1:00am

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development will be providing additional aid to the island’s homeowners and local businesses...

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It’s the Best Time to Sell in a Decade

NAR Daily News Magazine - February 2, 2018 - 1:00am

Home seller earnings surged to a 10-year high in the fourth quarter, but many owners are still staying put. See how profits are stacking up in...

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3 Stages of Entrepreneurial Business Growth

NAR Daily News Magazine - February 2, 2018 - 1:00am

Whether it’s flourishing as an agent or team development at a brokerage, it starts with a willingness to evolve.

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5 Ways to Increase Your Blog Readership

NAR Daily News Magazine - February 1, 2018 - 1:00am

Have a blog for your real estate business but want to gauge more visitors? Here are some ideas. 

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Your Buyers Don’t Grasp Mortgage Basics

NAR Daily News Magazine - February 1, 2018 - 1:00am

Many Americans begin looking for a home to buy without understanding the fundamentals of applying for a home loan or what it takes to qualify for...

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Realtors Property Resource® Suspends AMP, Plans Cuts

NAR Daily News Magazine - February 1, 2018 - 1:00am

Amid NAR’s organizational restructuring, a back-end technology project for MLSs is suspended.

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What Happens to Real Estate If Government Shuts Down Again

NAR Daily News Magazine - February 1, 2018 - 1:00am

The budget bill Congress passed two weeks ago funds the federal government through Feb. 8, when another shutdown is possible...

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KW: We’re Biggest Real Estate Franchise in U.S.

NAR Daily News Magazine - February 1, 2018 - 1:00am

The company claims it leads in sales volume and units sold nationwide.

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Millennials Most Diverse Generation in History

NAR Daily News Magazine - February 1, 2018 - 1:00am

Minorities make up 44 percent of the more than 75 million millennials living in the U.S., according to a new report. Are you ready to serve their...

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Fed Leaves Rates Alone, But Hikes Coming

NAR Daily News Magazine - February 1, 2018 - 1:00am

Three short-term interest rate increases are likely later this year, and economists say consumers will face higher mortgage rates as a result.

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Time to Loosen Manufactured Housing Regs?

NAR Daily News Magazine - January 31, 2018 - 1:00am

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development is exploring eliminating some of its rules on manufactured homes in an effort to find...

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Crucial Turning Point in Homeownership Rate

NAR Daily News Magazine - January 31, 2018 - 1:00am

For the first time in 13 years, the U.S. homeownership rate ticked up. Thanks, millennials.

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Broker Sues Taylor Swift Over Commission Spat

NAR Daily News Magazine - January 31, 2018 - 1:00am

A Manhattan real estate broker with Douglas Elliman has sued representatives of the pop superstar, alleging the singer refused to pay commission...

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Referral Arrangement OK’d in RESPA Case

NAR Daily News Magazine - January 31, 2018 - 1:00am

The real estate industry won a major victory in court this morning.

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Rising Rates Cause Loan Demand to Teeter

NAR Daily News Magazine - January 31, 2018 - 1:00am

Mortgage rates were on the rise for the second consecutive week, causing some borrowers to show reluctance.

Categories: Real Estate