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Listing descriptions: words that could lower your listings’ days on market

Listing descriptions: words that could lower your listings’ days on market


We’ll begin with an obvious fact – listing descriptions are important. Indeed, according to…

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Clients interested in smart locks? Help them prevent hacks

Clients interested in smart locks? Help them prevent hacks


Nearly half of Americans either have or hope to invest soon in smart home…

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How Google’s high-speed wi-fi service could benefit Chicago real estate

How Google’s high-speed wi-fi service could benefit Chicago real estate


In a recent filing with the FCC, Google stated it was interested in testing…

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How will new real estate crowdfunding rules affect agents?

How will new real estate crowdfunding rules affect agents?


Chicago Agent (CA): What is the significance of Title III crowdfunding in regards to…

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Yelp and realtor.com provide new neighborhood-learning tool

Yelp and realtor.com provide new neighborhood-learning tool


Realtor.com and Yelp have partnered to give consumers easier access to neighborhood trend data…

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Fannie Mae makes getting a 3%-down mortgage easier

Fannie Mae makes getting a 3%-down mortgage easier


Fannie Mae introduced its HomeReady mortgage last year as an inexpensive lending option that…

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3 bad pricing habits to nip in the bud with your sellers

3 bad pricing habits to nip in the bud with your sellers


Just as everyone has an opinion on weather and sports, viewpoints abound on real…

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CFPB proposes important TRID updates

CFPB proposes important TRID updates


The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau today proposed new updates to TRID intended to formalize…

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Can the new Haus app solve a “fundamental problem” in real estate?

Can the new Haus app solve a “fundamental problem” in real estate?


One of the minds that brought us Uber is trying to change the face of…

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5 apps helping agents stay safe on the job

5 apps helping agents stay safe on the job


Real estate is a people business, and unfortunately, dealing with people can be dangerous….

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