Archive for May, 2013


Real Estate Careers And Their Designations

Whether you are an entrepreneur or plan on working for an established company, the real estate industry offers a wide variety of career opportunities including those in brokerages and leasing services for homes, office buildings, industrial properties and farmland, as well as property management, appraisal and counseling. Here, we take a look at a selection […]

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National Association of Realtors Report Shows Existing Home Sales Strengthening According to The Lending Circle

The Lending Circle, a Division of Sunovis Financial A lack of existing home inventory and tight lending has capped the growth of existing home sales. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) May 29, 2013 Even though lending remains tight, the economy isn’t growing as quickly as hoped, and the housing market suffers from a lack of inventory, […]

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National Association of Realtors Report Shows Existing Home Sales …

The Lending Circle, a Division of Sunovis Financial A lack of existing home inventory and tight lending has capped the growth of existing home sales. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) May 29, 2013 Even though lending remains tight, the economy isn’t growing as quickly as hoped, and the housing market suffers from a lack of inventory, […]

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Real Estate Careers And Their Designations

Whether you are an entrepreneur or plan on working for an established company, the real estate industry offers a wide variety of career opportunities including those in brokerages and leasing services for homes, office buildings, industrial properties and farmland, as well as property management, appraisal and counseling. Here, we take a look at a selection […]

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Real Estate Careers And Their Designations

Whether you are an entrepreneur or plan on working for an established company, the real estate industry offers a wide variety of career opportunities including those in brokerages and leasing services for homes, office buildings, industrial properties and farmland, as well as property management, appraisal and counseling. Here, we take a look at a selection […]

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The NAR Power Broker Roundtable: What’s Up Next? Predictions from Silicon Valley

The Power Broker Roundtable is brought to you by the National Association of REALTORS® and Jeff Barnett, NAR’s Special Liaison for Large Firm Relations. Watch for this column each month, where we address broker issues, concerns and milestones. Moderator: Jeff Barnett, Liaison for Large Residential Firms Relations, NAR Participants:Therese Swan, Alain Pinel REALTORS®, Palo Alto, […]

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REALTORS IN DC: South Carolina members lobby lawmakers to retain tax …

COLUMBIA —While Realtors from across the country convened in Washington recently to attend Realtors 2013 Midyear Legislative Meetings and Trade Expo, members from South Carolina Realtors met with lawmakers on Capitol Hill to lobby for preserving the mortgage-interest tax deduction and other South Carolina housing issues. “One of the most important aspects of the Realtors […]

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Low appraisals causing more deals to stall, study finds

A homebuyer may have to put several houses under contract before actually closing on one. Welcome to the new housing market, where contract price and appraised value do not always match. Low appraised values are causing many deals to falter, according to a recent survey by the National Association of Realtors. “In the past week, […]

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Rate Increases Ahead for Some National Flood Insurance Program Policyholders

Changes are coming to the critically important National Flood Insurance Program that could impact real estate transactions and property owners across the country. That’s according to experts from the Federal Emergency Management Agency, which manages the government’s flood insurance program, who spoke to REALTORS® at the Flood Insurance 101 session during the REALTORS® Midyear Legislative […]

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Minneapolis Housing Supply and Demand Hits Magic Numbers

When houisng supply demand seems magical “With homes selling in half the time it took to sell a year ago, buyers must be both decisive and prudent. Advice with contract terms and negotiations is where the expertise of a Realtor shines for both buyers and sellers.” ~ NAR President Gary Thomas Minneapolis, Minnesota (PRWEB) May […]

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