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October 2017

MLS ownership and governance: What’s the secret sauce?
Inman
October 31, 2017

MLS ownership and governance: What’s the secret sauce?

Some MLSs are for-profit while others are non-profit. Some are owned by one shareholder while…
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What do sellers forget to do before they show a home?
Inman
October 31, 2017

What do sellers forget to do before they show a home?

Sellers often get a little lost in the hustle and bustle of everyday life; in…
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A month in review: The September housing market
Inman
October 31, 2017

A month in review: The September housing market

Every month, economists release a number of indices, reports and analyses of the housing market,…
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Timeline: Real estate’s Upstream project then and now
Inman
October 31, 2017

Timeline: Real estate’s Upstream project then and now

This timeline of events shows how the National Association of Realtor’s Upstream project has unfolded…
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What does Upstream have to show for itself?
Inman
October 31, 2017

What does Upstream have to show for itself?

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) is pouring $15 million into Upstream, an online platform…
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Homeownership rate modestly inches forward
Inman
October 31, 2017

Homeownership rate modestly inches forward

Last year in the second quarter, the homeownership rate hit 62.9 percent, the lowest recorded…
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Turn your single-listing pages into a full-fledged website
Inman
October 31, 2017

Turn your single-listing pages into a full-fledged website

In the last year, agentimpress.me has expanded its services to offer full-featured, easy-to-use website building…
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All of our Halloween 2017 coverage
Inman
October 31, 2017

All of our Halloween 2017 coverage

Doorbells start ringing in just a few hours and you’re still looking for a costume…
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‘Unstoppable’ home prices hit new high
Inman
October 31, 2017

‘Unstoppable’ home prices hit new high

August’s S&P/Case-Shiller Home Price Index shows that home prices are continuing to ascend to all-time highs with…
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Why Paul Manafort’s real estate agent was forced to testify in court
Inman
October 31, 2017

Why Paul Manafort’s real estate agent was forced to testify in court

Days before Paul Manafort was arrested on a host of charges related to special counselor…
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How to partner with investors in your real estate business
Inman
October 31, 2017

How to partner with investors in your real estate business

In this video, Chris Haddon and Jason Balin discuss working with real estate investors and…
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Facebook’s new targeting rules: What you should know
Inman
October 31, 2017

Facebook’s new targeting rules: What you should know

Facebook is having a moment, and not one of the fun, buzzworthy moments it’d like…
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The nose knows: how to deal with smelly listings
Inman
October 31, 2017

The nose knows: how to deal with smelly listings

I love the smell of fresh cut grass. To me, the smell evokes memories of…
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WFG News
October 30, 2017

Why We Hate Powers of Attorney – Part 1 of a 4 part series

A Power of Attorney ("POA") is simply a document in which an individual (the "Principal")…
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Markets leaning toward a mortgage rate increase
Inman
October 30, 2017

Markets leaning toward a mortgage rate increase

This week we can anticipate announcements around the Fed chair, tax reform and fresh September…
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Trump’s ex-campaign head may have to forfeit these luxe properties
Inman
October 30, 2017

Trump’s ex-campaign head may have to forfeit these luxe properties

Today federal authorities charged President Trump’s former campaign chairman Paul Manafort of wiring millions of…
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Here’s the Soho condo Manafort allegedly used to launder money
Inman
October 30, 2017

Here’s the Soho condo Manafort allegedly used to launder money

The indicted and arrested former Trump campaign manager reportedly purchased the swank property at 29…
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FSBOs hit record low for third straight year
Inman
October 30, 2017

FSBOs hit record low for third straight year

For the third year in a row, for-sale-by-owner (FSBO) transactions accounted for only 8 percent…
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