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The Year in Review and a Look Ahead: Cindy Ariosa Preps for 2021

In this month’s National Association of REALTORS® Power Broker Roundtable, we welcome Cindy Ariosa, senior vice president and regional manager of Long & Foster Real Estate, and incoming liaison for Large Firms & Industry Relations at NAR. Moderator: John P. Horning, Executive Vice President, Shorewest REALTORS®, Milwaukee, Outgoing Liaison for Large Firms & Industry Relations, […]

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Trestle: Your Gateway to Unified Listing Feeds

The promise of data sharing standards has always been increased efficiency. Less friction, less effort, less cost. In practice, it hasn’t always worked that way, especially for larger brokerages trying to get their own data back from different multiple listing organizations (MLOs) in neighboring markets. When CoreLogic® launched Trestle™ in 2016, our grand vision was […]

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3 Ways the ABR® Designation Helps Your Agents Stand Out in the Crowd

Regardless of what they are buying, consumers have options. That includes who they select to help them buy a home. Unsurprisingly, consumers want a trusted and skilled advisor by their side, helping them navigate the process. With more than 1.4 million members of the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) plus other licensed agents, competition in […]

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Hallmark Holiday Movies Deliver Comfort and Joy in Dark Times

(TNS)—Ruthie Caitham’s driver’s license and other official documentation insist she resides in Vallejo. Ah, but when fall and winter roll around, Caitham proudly proclaims that she dwells in “Hallmark Land.” “It’s my happy place,” she says. “And in these crazy, hateful times, I want to live where people care for each other.” Don’t check your […]

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New NAR President Outlines Association’s Strategic Priorities for 2021

COVID-19 Response, Housing Equality and Affordability, Community Development Top the List In a media call this week during the National Association of REALTORS®’ (NAR) 2020 REALTORS® Conference & Expo, newly installed NAR President Charlie Oppler shared NAR’s top priorities for 2021, namely housing equality, affordability and community development. Oppler, CEO of Prominent Properties Sotheby’s International […]

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Navigating the Home-Buying and -Selling Process in a Competitive Market

HSASM Home Warranty goes above and beyond for today’s buyers and sellers When he’s not making music himself or directing young musicians at the Minnesota Youth Jazz Ensemble, Edina Realty Broker/Manager Phil Holm is helping clients navigate the ins and outs associated with the home-buying and -selling process. After 17 years in the real estate […]

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REALTORS® Conference & Expo: Real Estate Leaders Discuss How AI and Tech Are Transforming the Business

Artificial intelligence and other technologies have helped the industry navigate today’s significantly disrupted real estate world. A group of real estate leaders and technology experts spoke on the subject at the 2020 REALTORS® Conference & Expo. David Conroy, director of Emerging Technology for the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) moderated a discussion and opined that A.I., broadly […]

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Homes.com Survey: 15 Percent of U.S. Consumers Have Experienced Housing Discrimination

More than 15 percent of U.S. consumers have personally experienced housing discrimination as they attempted to rent or purchase a property, according to a new Homes.com survey of 2,000 adults. The poll comes at a time when a federal rule establishing stricter requirements to bring discrimination claims under the Fair Housing Act is being challenged […]

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2 Trends From 2020 That Will Carry Over Into Next Year

This has been a year of upheaval for real estate, but now that we are nearing the end of 2020, we can look back and see how we made it through after adapting quickly and becoming more flexible in how we do business. Looking ahead, I see two trends that emerged in 2020 that will […]

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Existing-Homes: Sales Jump to 6.85 Million in October

Existing-home sales continued to rise in October, marking five consecutive months of month-over-month gains, according to the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR). All four major regions reported growth both month-over-month and year-over-year, with the Midwest leading all regions in growth. Total existing-home sales increased 4.3 percent from September to a seasonally-adjusted annual rate of 6.85 million in October. […]

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