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September 12, 2018

US home loan originations have dropped to a 4-year low
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September 12, 2018

US home loan originations have dropped to a 4-year low

Weakening mortgage demand caused by rising mortgage rates has slowed loan originations to its lowest…
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Agent faces up to 5 years in prison for bankruptcy fraud
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September 12, 2018

Agent faces up to 5 years in prison for bankruptcy fraud

A real estate agent based in the Tampa, Florida, area faces up to five years…
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Should Realtor ethics violations be posted? Agents sound off
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September 12, 2018

Should Realtor ethics violations be posted? Agents sound off

The Realtor community is split about whether or not to publicize the names of Realtors…
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Figuring out financing is the first step for 73.5% of buyers
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September 12, 2018

Figuring out financing is the first step for 73.5% of buyers

In a loanDepot and mellohome survey of 1,000 buyers, 73.5 percent said they researched financing…
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Tom Ferry to Headline Luxury Connect in October
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September 12, 2018

Tom Ferry to Headline Luxury Connect in October

Tom will take the stage at Luxury Connect on Thursday October 18th, where he’ll present…
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Alain Pinel Realtors to acquire Hill & Co.
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September 12, 2018

Alain Pinel Realtors to acquire Hill & Co.

Two San Francisco indie giants are joining forces in an effort to double market share…
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Corcoran teams up with Amazon to recommend trendy home add-ons
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September 12, 2018

Corcoran teams up with Amazon to recommend trendy home add-ons

New York City-based brokerage The Corcoran Group has unveiled an agent-curated collection of smart and…
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Knock expands into Dallas-Ft. Worth to take on Opendoor
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September 12, 2018

Knock expands into Dallas-Ft. Worth to take on Opendoor

According to Black, the launch in Texas was in part fueled by Dallas’ booming housing…
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Identity theft is rising, but Realtors feel safer than ever
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September 12, 2018

Identity theft is rising, but Realtors feel safer than ever

Despite the illusion of more safety, the reality is, that slightly more Realtors – six…
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Luxury Connect: Diane Ramirez on what it takes to advise luxury clients about wealth
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September 12, 2018

Luxury Connect: Diane Ramirez on what it takes to advise luxury clients about wealth

“Wealthy clients aren’t buying their one and only home,” notes Diane Ramirez, a luxury real…
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‘We’re building the next Amazon’: Knock CEO Sean Black on Texas expansion and plans to go public
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September 12, 2018

‘We’re building the next Amazon’: Knock CEO Sean Black on Texas expansion and plans to go public

With Knock marking three years since its launch, CEO Sean Black revealed the company’s plans…
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San Francisco Bay Area MLS to offer up platform alternative
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September 12, 2018

San Francisco Bay Area MLS to offer up platform alternative

In January, the Oakland/Berkeley Association of Realtor-owned bridgeMLS will launch connectMLS, an MLS system from…
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Cameron Paine joins eXp Realty
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September 12, 2018

Cameron Paine joins eXp Realty

Cameron Paine, who served as founding CEO of Connecticut Multiple Listing Service, has taken the…
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How has MLS of Choice affected real estate so far?
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September 12, 2018

How has MLS of Choice affected real estate so far?

Although it may be too early to accurately measure the total effect MLS of Choice…
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Need to make more cash in real estate? Try these tips
Inman
September 12, 2018

Need to make more cash in real estate? Try these tips

What should you do when you can’t pay your bills on your real estate income…
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5 soul-searching questions all aspiring team leaders should ask themselves
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September 12, 2018

5 soul-searching questions all aspiring team leaders should ask themselves

Before you begin assembling a real estate team, there are several critical, soul-searching questions to…
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