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Tenants who won a lottery to live at Fifteen Hudson Yards are suing the developer for violating New York City's "poor door" ban, which bans separate entrances for low-income residents.
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RE/MAX adds 5 new vendors to marketplace platform - Friday, July 23, 2021 - 1:53pm
1800 Business Cards, eLead Network, Payload, RateMyAgent and Stagerie have joined the RE/MAX Marketplace. The platform now has more than 110 vendors.
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Conditions should start to improve for buyers while remaining great for sellers if current trends hold, according to a new Redfin report.
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The new Canadian office will join a number of the brokerage's existing offices across the country, which include locations in Toronto, Victoria, Oakville, Kitchener and Cowichan.
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Trends like multigenerational living, buying second homes and moving to more rural areas may remain popular in the Canadian luxury real estate market for the long haul, according to Engel & Völkers 2021 Mid-Year Canadian Luxury Real Estate Market Report.
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People who lost income during the pandemic are finding it hard to buy their first homes as real estate prices grew faster than incomes, according to a new Harvard University report.
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Sales of single-family homes in the Hamptons have soared 39.4 percent year over year while the total dollar value of home sales increased 90.9 percent to $2.1 billion during the same period.
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Remote and cut off from the mainland, Alaska often goes unnoticed in discussions around the country's high-end real estate.
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Zoodealio's features and offer comparison tools make every agent an iBuyer in the name of getting more listing business.
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In this edition of The Real Word, Byron Lazine and Nicole White discuss Biden’s executive order, why singles are moving and Opendoor’s new referral rewards program.
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The company will begin selling shares via a SPAC merger at a moment when interest in 3D tours is surging — and when more competitors are inching onto Matterport's turf.
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New Realtor-owned statewide MLS to launch in Louisiana - Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 3:08pm
Roam MLS will have 78 percent of Realtors in the state as subscribers and cover listings from Central Louisiana to the Gulf Coast.
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For any company attempting to generate profits from adjacent services, and there are a lot, mortgage remains hard. It is no panacea for profitability.
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RE/MAX CEO Adam Contos shares how his career as a Marine and SWAT leader informs how he leads, recruits and thinks about success.
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Agents David Bramante (R) and Kevin Paffrath (D) both made the ballot, and they are hoping for the chance to make their mark on California politics.
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Mortgage rates hit new all-time low for 15-year loans - Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 9:14am
Interest rates for a 15-year mortgage hit new all-time lows amid high sale prices and low inventory. Rates for 30-year loans dipped as well.
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Median existing-home price sails to record high - Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 8:38am
The median existing-home sales price rose 23.4 percent year over year, propelling the median price to $363,300, the highest on record, according to the National Association of Realtors.
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Investors purchased 67,943 U.S. homes during the second quarter, for a total value of $48.5 billion, the highest figure on record, according to Redfin.
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National Association of Realtors: "The Administration has publicly signaled a lack of understanding about the MLS system and the associated commission structure."
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As brokerages begin to transition to an in-office working environment, it’s important to create a holistic space that supports agents and helps them thrive. Here are four ways to do just that.
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Zero contacts? 6 ways to get clients as a newbie - Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 2:00am
Making connections is a crucial part of being a real estate agent. But if you're new to the scene, with no contacts at all, where do you even start? Here are a few tips for finding those potential clients.
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Defend your commission: 5 reasons you’re worth it - Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 2:00am
To handle the commission objection with utmost confidence, you have to first know your value. These five reasons that illustrate why you’re worth every penny are truly just the tip of the iceberg.
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9 financial tips for new (and not-so-new) agents  - Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 1:00am
Here are some financial tips and techniques that can help you earn more, save more and prepare for eventual retirement.
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The percentage of homeowners who are behind on their mortgage payments continues to fall, but an estimated 1 million homeowners face an elevated risk of foreclosure when forbearance protections start expiring in September.
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