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Newsmaker Spotlight: Kathy Connelly Talks Relocation Trends and Opportunities for Agents

As the senior vice president of relocation and corporate services for Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices (BHHS) Georgia Properties, Kathy Connelly leverages her 30 years of industry experience to lead key business initiatives and serve as a qualifying broker. She was appointed to the Board of Directors for Worldwide ERC® in 2020, where she helps the international […]

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Register: Lessons in Leadership With Dermot Buffini

What: How can leaders shape the success of their agents? Today’s real estate executives, brokerage owners and team leaders must be able to leverage their coaching skills to make an impact. While coaching styles vary, powerful leaders share several traits that focus on strong communications and accountability strategies. Tune in to our next webinar, “Lessons […]

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Headliners Week of 10/17 – 10/23

RISMedia Managing Editor Paige Tepping delivers this week’s ‘Headliners,’ a video recap of the week’s top stories in real estate. In focus this week: iBuying giant Zillow. Top headlines include: Zillow Stops Buying Houses – What Does This Mean and Will Other iBuyers Follow Suit?; Year-End Outlook: A ‘Tick to Torrent’ of Foreclosures Expected in 2022. Also: RISMedia launches its brand-new website.

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Commercial Apartment Demand on the Rise, 2022 Forecast Strong

Demand for apartments in the commercial space is forecast to remain strong into 2022, according to the latest data from the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR). So far this quarter, demand for multifamily has been robust, with a net increase of 1.06 million apartments occupied since the second quarter of 2020. Vacancy rates within this […]

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New Affordable Housing Coalition Writes to FHFA, Urging Fannie and Freddie to Improve Duty to Service Proposals

A new housing coalition—the Underserved Mortgage Markets Coalition—formed by 20 affordable housing organizations, recently wrote to the Federal Housing Finance Agency (FHFA), urging them to require Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to “substantially improve their Duty to Serve proposals before the regulator approves them.” The members of the coalition include the Center for Community Progress, […]

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Regional Spotlight: Affordability Tightens in Florida, and All-Cash Sales Trend Higher

Florida’s housing market reported higher median prices, a rise in all-cash sales and constrained inventory levels in September compared to a year ago, according to Florida Realtors® latest housing data. “The September data shows that while median prices are well above their year-ago levels for both single-family and condo-townhouse properties, the rate of price growth […]

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RE/MAX Recognized By BrandSpark as Having ‘Most Trusted Real Estate Agents’

RE/MAX® has been recognized for having the Most Trusted Real Estate Agents by BrandSpark®, an independent market research company. In partnership with Newsweek, BrandSpark surveyed 8,000 American shoppers. The results show what brands they trust the most, in their own words. These awards are consumer-voted by category shoppers and customers. “We’re honored to be recognized […]

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4 Tips to Capitalize on Waning Daylight This Week

Summer has come and gone. The temperature is falling. And the days are getting darker earlier. This would typically mean a slight reprieve from the frenzied summer activity for agents, but that isn’t necessarily the case in today’s market. It never hurts to revamp some of your weekend practices to help your week run smoother, […]

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Thoughts on Leadership: Fleet Week

Over the weekend, I had the opportunity to check out San Francisco Fleet Week (SFFW), which includes an air show, a parade of ships and even a K9 rescue demonstration. It’s the largest Fleet Week celebration in the country and honors the contributions of the men and women of the United States Armed Forces. SFFW […]

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Rocket Pro TPO Announces Several New Tech Initiatives

Rocket Pro TPO, the division of Rocket Mortgage working exclusively with independent mortgage brokers, recently announced several innovations to help brokers grow, strengthen and protect their businesses. “We believe true leaders help brokers succeed. They view the world with a limitless mindset. The mortgage market is huge, the pie is nearly infinite and it’s our […]

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