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A disruptor, disrupted: Redfin announces furlough of nearly half its agents

A disruptor, disrupted: Redfin announces furlough of nearly half its agents


Redfin announced a massive staff layoff in a U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filing yesterday.

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Government-backed loan program is just the beginning

Government-backed loan program is just the beginning


Small business owners could help keep their businesses running through a combination of Paycheck Protection Program loans and private loans.

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Residential construction a bright spot in dire jobs report

Residential construction a bright spot in dire jobs report


The extreme spike in job losses in March are largely in the leisure and hospitality sectors, and keeping those workers afloat could be key to a robust recovery, according to economists.

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A disaster with no playbook: Experts seek to make sense of a COVID-19 recession

A disaster with no playbook: Experts seek to make sense of a COVID-19 recession


Miami Agent magazine is participating in weekly housing market webinars, led by Meyers Research Chief Economist Ali Wolf, to keep you informed about what’s happening with the economy and the real estate market in real time.

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During coronavirus shutdown, real estate is deemed an ‘essential business’

During coronavirus shutdown, real estate is deemed an ‘essential business’


Is real estate work considered essential? While agents still have to adhere to local and state guidelines, a new federal report offers official recommendations.

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NAR chief optimistic on home sales rebounding

NAR chief optimistic on home sales rebounding


February was another good month for pending home sales across the nation, but the coronavirus will put that all on hold.

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Buyers pull back early; sellers, not so much

Buyers pull back early; sellers, not so much


A national survey of real estate agents digs into how clients are reacting to the coronavirus outbreak, how home values will be impacted, and the likelihood that we’ve entered a recession.

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House approves $2 trillion coronavirus relief package

House approves $2 trillion coronavirus relief package


Congress has passed the biggest economic stimulus in American history. Here’s what it means for real estate professionals.

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Homebuying was getting easier in early 2020, but all bets are off with COVID-19

Homebuying was getting easier in early 2020, but all bets are off with COVID-19


ATTOM Data Solutions report has encouraging news on the affordability gap, but the coronavirus outbreak poses a potential setback.

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COVID-19 and the housing market: Your weekly update

COVID-19 and the housing market: Your weekly update


Miami Agent is participating in weekly housing market webinars, led by Meyers Research Chief Economist Ali Wolf, to keep you informed about what’s happening with the economy and the real estate market in real time. Here’s the latest information.

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