Real Estate Industry

“All the news that's fit to print,” or to click, as the case may be, can be found right here at your favorite real estate social networking site, ActiveRain. And here you thought it was merely a great place to chat with colleagues and slap up a blog post or two.

We know you're busy – whether it's trying to fill your pipeline or following up on what's already popped out of the bottom of it. Who has time to read? And, while real estate market news geared toward consumers is easy to round up on the Internet, news for brokers and Realtors is a bit harder to come by.

Your friends at ActiveRain understand how important each of those 168 hours in every week is so we've made it easy for you by consolidating everything you need to know to keep up-to-date with the real estate industry right here, in one place.

How are housing starts looking? Has the FHFA launched any new efforts? How's that Fannie and Freddie loan limit rollercoaster doing?

You've got the questions and your colleagues here at AR have the answers. It's at your fingertips – finally.

Trending blogs on Real Estate Industry


By Brandon Patton, Desiganted Broker/Owner
(Real Estate Market Leaders)
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Tri-Cities Real Estate Company | Brandon PattonAt Tri-Cities Real Estate Market Leaders we offer a 1% listing fee when we list your Tri-Cities Home for Sale! That is a huge savings for people who choose to use Tri-Cities Real Estate Market Leaders to list their home! If you are selling a home in ...

By Shawn Cunningham, Cunningham Real Estate Group at RE/MAX Advantage
(RE/MAX Advantage)
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The market volatility has shown signs of easing as the economy started reopening.  In some parts of the valley, builders have booked more sales this year than they did in 2019.Read more:

By Micheal John
(Micheal John)
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Simply throwing away documents is a mistake that many leading companies make. Unattended documents are a risk factor that many business owners and companies ignore. They pose a serious security concern to the company as they enable criminals to perform identity theft. The large bulk of the unatte...

By Richa Nayyar
(Coming service)
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Websites are really important for every business as nowadays you need to promote your business online hence you would need to have a quality website that could attract more visitors towards your business. There are many problems that web design could have and these problems can completely destroy...
The real estate business is a crowded market. In the United States only, there are around 2 million license holders of real estate. This makes it really tough for new real estate clients to enter the market or the existing real estate business owners to grow their businesses. But real estate is a...

By Micheal John
(Micheal John)
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Real estate investment is a game of knowledge. The more you know, the better decisions you can make. If you don't know what a home title search is, then you're in the right place. In this article, we will cover what it is, concepts within it, why it matters, and how to avoid title fraud. If that ...

By John Allaire, Recreational Property Specialist
(Destination Properties)
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Two acre camping lot in Evergreen Park only 30 minutes from Ogden. Mountain views and wildlife at 6200' elevation for cool summer nights.  Close to Causey Reservoir, Monte Cristo, South Fork of the Ogden River. Ideal recreational property for horseback riding, ATVs, fishing, mountain biking and h...

By Kevin Meyer, Eastside and Greater Seattle Homes & Real Estate
(Kevin Meyer Group - John L Scott Real Estate)
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3 Bedroom Sammamish Home for SaleThree peaked roofs are profiled in crisp white trim while a lovely bay window watches your garden in bloom. Street side, a weeping ornamental tree graces the wide drive to the two-car garage. Offering all the charm of a Nantucket coastal home, this 3 bedroom/2.25 ...

By inboundREM Market Updates
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Tampa, FL Closing CostsClosing CostsClosing Costs are the various fees you have to pay when finalizing a real estate transaction. There are many costs involved at the end of your deal, and it's essential to understand what these are and the reason you're paying for them. If you're a home buyer an...

By Victoria Carter Guaranteed Services, TwoMoveYou
(TwoMoveYou Guaranteed Real Estate Brokered by Century 21 Percy Fulton Ltd., Brokerage)
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Many think we may see a rush of foreclosures this fall, but the facts just don’t add up in this case. Today’s real estate market is very different from 2008 when we saw many homeowners walk away when they owed more than their homes were worth. This time, equity is stronger and plans are in place ...

By Richa Nayyar
(Coming service)
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Home renovation is not going to be an easy task if you are doing it all by yourself. In fact, it can be quite dangerous if you don’t take the necessary precautions.Here are a few safety tips you need to take if you want your home upgrade project to go without a hitch:Make sure you read the instru...

By David Jackson, MBA, Financial lending analyst
(Olympus Labs)
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What if your property management business never grew to its full potential?It's a sad reality that many businesses fall by the wayside instead of thriving. In order to achieve your full business potential, it's important to create a property management plan.Not sure how to craft such a plan or wh...

By Margaret Rome Baltimore 410-530-2400, Sell Your Home With Margaret Rome
( HomeRome Realty 410-530-2400)
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                                                           From The Air                                                 12325 Falls Road     Contemporary Stone and Cedar Rancher Located in the Falls Road Corridor of Baltimore   This Beauty is on the Market Exciting Baltimore Contemporary Rancher ...

By Ann Hayden 636-399-7544,
(Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Select Properties-St. Louis Missouri)
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Sunset with SelectAnn.comLet me know if you need assistance with real estate.  Always Happy to help!For All of Your St. Louis, Missouri Real Estate needs: For all your real estate needs in the St. Louis area, specializing in helping my clients as a buyer's agent and as a market...

By Nibal Elsaadi
(SI Real Estate Tampa)
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It's been a little while since we have last written, 3 years to be exact!The market in Tampa has been phenomenal and growing at an unstoppable rate! One of the only positives about living through a pandemic is the ability to reset. The time period between March and May has given us a much-needed ...

By Richa Nayyar
(Coming service)
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Any student needs to write essays. However, choosing a topic for an essay is not an easy task. “How to come up with a theme for a non-standard essay?” — the student dexterously types into the white search line. Quite often search engine offers you banal topics that were considered good at best in...

By Robert Snyder, a.k.a. Bob the Broker, host of The Real Deal
(Silex Financial Group, Inc.)
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Joe Kerouac, author of Out of Commission and owner of Command Realty, was a guest on our inaugural show. Joe and show host Bob the Broker talk about Joe’s book, which positions a case for flat-fee commissions in the real estate industry. Joe's mission is to continually bring down the costs of buy...

By Nick Marr, Promoting real estate internationally
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  If you are looking to work in real estate either as an agent or investor, you will most likely be taking some form of real estate courses. These courses can be informational and truly get you educated on the industry of real estate but can also be quite expensive! Although the payoff of taking...

By Theresa Harden, PB SFR e-Pro Realtor
(Hawaii Dream Realty LLC)
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Two Honolulu business owners taking part in the COVID-19 shutdown protest rally in front of the Hawaii state capitol describe the swift and devastating effect Hawaii Governor David Ige and Honolulu Mayor Kirk Caldwell's COVID-19 actions have had on their businesses. Bill Comerford, owner of four ...
Online presence and promotion are vital for success nowadays. Many individuals and brands work on getting noticed by more users and having their voice heard. That way they can expand their influence and promote their products or services to wider audiences.This is done through digital marketing. ...