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In Listing Language, Luxury Homes are “Sexy” and “Seductive” – Not “Lovely”

In Listing Language, Luxury Homes are “Sexy” and “Seductive” – Not “Lovely”


When selling luxury, “sexy” is preferable to “lovely” As Pat Benatar sang, “love is…

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NAR Survey: 10% of Transactions Delayed by TRID

NAR Survey: 10% of Transactions Delayed by TRID


TRID’s impact on the real estate process has been minimal, though agents are still…

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TransUnion Predicts 2.2 Million Boomerang Buyers Will Return by 2021

TransUnion Predicts 2.2 Million Boomerang Buyers Will Return by 2021


Boomerang buyers are, as the name implies, ready to return to housing The housing market’s recovery…

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Miami Ranked a Top Metro Area for New Construction

Miami Ranked a Top Metro Area for New Construction


According to a Dodge Data & Analytics report, Miami was ranked as one of the…

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NAHREP Welcomes New Chief Marketing Officer

NAHREP Welcomes New Chief Marketing Officer


The National Association of Hispanic Real Estate Professionals (NAHREP) has named their new chief…

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5 New Green Building Innovations for New Construction in 2016

5 New Green Building Innovations for New Construction in 2016


The National Association of Homebuilders’ annual International Builders’ Show has become a platform for…

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Is Move, Inc. Taking Steps Towards Online Real Estate Transactions?

Is Move, Inc. Taking Steps Towards Online Real Estate Transactions?


New agreement offers unified platform for transactions Move Inc., which runs realtor.com for the…

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New Homes Are More Expensive and Bigger than Ever Before

New Homes Are More Expensive and Bigger than Ever Before


Bigger homes mean more luxury buyers – but what does that mean for first-time…

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Mortgage Applications Decrease as Interest Rates Fall

Mortgage Applications Decrease as Interest Rates Fall


According to data from the Mortgage Bankers Association (MBA), mortgage applications deceased 2.6 percent from…

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The 3 Trends Shaping New Construction in 2016’s Market

The 3 Trends Shaping New Construction in 2016’s Market


These three trends illustrate where new construction is heading in 2016 Last week, the U.S….

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