The Short List: Sue Koch’s Top 5 Social Media Mistakes to Avoid in 2015

The Short List: Sue Koch’s Top 5 Social Media Mistakes to Avoid in 2015


Every week, we ask a real estate professional for their Short List, a collection of…

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Bad News For the Middle Class = Bad News For Housing

Bad News For the Middle Class = Bad News For Housing


Whenever you see a report on America’s evaporating middle class, you should think about…

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My Style: Sam Jenkins, Broker, Conlon/Christie’s International Real Estate, Lincoln Park/Lakeview

My Style: Sam Jenkins, Broker, Conlon/Christie’s International Real Estate, Lincoln Park/Lakeview


Number of years in real estate: 10. Describe your look: Sophisticated, but with an edge. What…

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Demographics

Demographics


Here are the main demographics of Chicagoland’s diverse real estate community. CLICK THE IMAGE…

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Finding the Truth

Finding the Truth


The best thing about our Truth About Agents issue is when we take a…

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Training

Training


What training courses did Chicagoland agents take to improve their business? And how many…

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Trends

Trends


What trends defined Chicagoland real estate in 2014? CLICK IMAGE TO ENLARGE.

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Marketing

Marketing


What was the average agent marketing budget in 2014? And what resources did agents…

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Agent Snapshot: Kate Mariani-Vacek, Broker, First Class Realty, Long Grove/Libertyville

Agent Snapshot: Kate Mariani-Vacek, Broker, First Class Realty, Long Grove/Libertyville


What was your first job in the realty industry? My first job in the…

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Zillow-Trulia Deal Complete; What’s Move Inc.’s Next Move?

Zillow-Trulia Deal Complete; What’s Move Inc.’s Next Move?


With the close of the multi-billion dollar acquisition deal between Zillow and Trulia now…

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Splits & Office Satisfaction

Splits & Office Satisfaction


What was the average commission split last year? And how did that, in turn, influence…

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Technology

Technology


What kinds of technology do Chicagoland agents use? And how does that use influence…

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