Join us at the NAR Conference & Expo this November!

Are looking for a fantastic opportunity to network with some of the best of the real estate industry? If so, make sure you come out to the upcoming National Association of Realtors Conference & Expo!
Are looking for a fantastic opportunity to network with some of the best of the real estate industry? If so, make sure you come out to the upcoming National Association of Realtors Conference & Expo! [More]


The importance of mobile technology in real estate

It is hard to go anywhere or do anything today without coming in contact with a mobile device. Whether that is your smartphone that you check during your daily commute or the tablet you pull out to work with clients on the go, mobility is now the name of the game in real estate.
It is hard to go anywhere or do anything today without coming in contact with a mobile device. Whether that is your smartphone that you check during your daily commute or the tablet you pull out to work with clients on the go, mobility is now the name of the game in real estate. [More]


What you need to know about being a landlord

As a budding real estate investor, you've no doubt looked over all your options: You could buy foreclosed houses and flip them, you could buy properties and settle in for the long haul or you could become a landlord.
As a budding real estate investor, you've no doubt looked over all your options: You could buy foreclosed houses and flip them, you could buy properties and settle in for the long haul or you could become a landlord. [More]


How you can ditch those bad habits

While we never set out to develop bad habits, unfortunately, things can happen over the course of our professional lives. It may be a rushed day here or a disorganized sale there, but eventually, those less-than-ideal traits end up hanging around for way too long.
While we never set out to develop bad habits, unfortunately, things can happen over the course of our professional lives. It may be a rushed day here or a disorganized sale there, but eventually, those less-than-ideal traits end up hanging around for way too long. [More]


Smartphones, mobile devices provide value for real estate

Nearly everyone has a smartphone in their pocket these days. Given the rise of this technology, these devices make it easy to share information, surf the web, check email - and yes, even make phone calls.
Nearly everyone has a smartphone in their pocket these days. Given the rise of this technology, these devices make it easy to share information, surf the web, check email - and yes, even make phone calls. [More]


How to hold the perfect open house

Over the years, the importance and popularity of the open house has slipped. Now, more sellers are interested in other ways to get their properties noticed - but forgetting about this once-critical option could be a mistake.
Over the years, the importance and popularity of the open house has slipped. Now, more sellers are interested in other ways to get their properties noticed - but forgetting about this once-critical option could be a mistake. [More]


How lists can be beneficial for your business

As a real estate professional, some days your schedule can get a bit overwhelming. You have homes to look at, clients to meet with and paperwork that needs to get done. In many cases, these tasks are only the beginning, but either way, your day can be simplified with the use of lists.
As a real estate professional, some days your schedule can get a bit overwhelming. You have homes to look at, clients to meet with and paperwork that needs to get done. In many cases, these tasks are only the beginning, but either way, your day can be simplified with the use of lists. [More]


4 effective ways to generate leads for your real estate business

Lead generation is one of the most important elements for a real estate professional. Without a firm understanding of what you need to do to attract clients to your business, all your premier services and skills could go unnoticed.
Lead generation is one of the most important elements for a real estate professional. Without a firm understanding of what you need to do to attract clients to your business, all your premier services and skills could go unnoticed. [More]


As foreclosures increase, experts say no need for concern

A high number of foreclosed houses across the country can be indicative of a struggling housing market, similar to what was seen only a few years ago. However, since that time, the number of U.S. foreclosures has been steadily declining - a sign that the worst of the real estate sector is behind us.
A high number of foreclosed houses across the country can be indicative of a struggling housing market, similar to what was seen only a few years ago. However, since that time, the number of U.S. foreclosures has been steadily declining - a sign that the worst of the real estate sector is behind us. [More]


Real estate industry could change as housing discrimination ruling nears

As a member of the real estate industry, you are well aware of the rights you have and the rights your clients have - especially when it relates to discrimination. How you approach each professional relationship must be in a fair and equal manner, or else you may find yourself the subject of a discrimination claim.
As a member of the real estate industry, you are well aware of the rights you have and the rights your clients have - especially when it relates to discrimination. How you approach each professional relationship must be in a fair and equal manner, or else you may find yourself the subject of a discrimination claim. [More]