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5 things agents should anticipate in the 2017 market

5 things agents should anticipate in the 2017 market


The New Year is nearly upon us, and a number of housing analysts and…

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4 reasons suburban markets are thriving – and will only grow stronger

4 reasons suburban markets are thriving – and will only grow stronger


Over the last 15 years, 91 percent of population growth in the country’s 50…

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A majority of consumers are terrified of the mortgage process

A majority of consumers are terrified of the mortgage process


The overwhelming majority (92 percent) of U.S. consumers recognize buying a home as a…

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Following the election, mortgage rates show no sign of slowing down

Following the election, mortgage rates show no sign of slowing down


Mortgage rates continue to climb after the election, according to new research from Freddie Mac….

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Tesla’s new solar roof could revolutionize single-family homes

Tesla’s new solar roof could revolutionize single-family homes


The Web has been abuzz in recent months about Elon Musk’s solar roof, coming…

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National AREAA chairman Jim Park gets real on China

National AREAA chairman Jim Park gets real on China


Jim Park is a partner with The Mortgage Collaborative and the current chairman of…

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5 apps to help agents create compelling content

5 apps to help agents create compelling content


Katie Lance, known for her work as a social media and content development consultant,…

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The 3 trends that will define housing’s future

The 3 trends that will define housing’s future


The cliche goes that the devil is in the details, and in no sector of…

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New construction rises – and falls – by double digits across Chicagoland

New construction rises – and falls – by double digits across Chicagoland


While some of Chicagoland’s counties are seeing impressive growth in their new construction markets…

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The savings gap – why fewer Americans can buy homes

The savings gap – why fewer Americans can buy homes


According to the 2016 Profile of Buyers and Sellers from the National Association of…

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