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.

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By Tommy Wyher, I am an freelance writer and professional marketer
(Husky Marketing)
Comments 24
Maybe you're upgrading to better offices. Maybe you're downsizing as a way to cut costs. Whatever your reasons for relocating your business, you'll need to be careful about certain things in order to ensure a safe, speedy move. Here are just a few tips for getting it done. 1. Clean Out the Closet...

By HomeWarranty Reviews, A Review Platform For Home Warranty Companies
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We at are proud to present the Home Warranty Awards for the year 2018. While some companies have stood their ground, The Home Service Club has caught our attention and won the Editor’s Choice Award. These awards have been presented to those home warranty companies that hav...

By HomeWarranty Reviews, A Review Platform For Home Warranty Companies
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In the past year, over 32 real estate agents have helped consumers with more than 13 residential home sales in Houston Texas. Purchasing a home warranty plan is added benefit for your property and also increases the value of your home. The oil slump can’t hold back Houston’s top realtors as Houst...

By HomeWarranty Reviews, A Review Platform For Home Warranty Companies
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You need to make a lot of decisions in your life and one of the most important ones is when you are buying your home. At one point, we would be overwhelmed by the process but you should take pride in your decision and make sure that you make the right choice. There are a few things that you shoul...

By HomeWarranty Reviews, A Review Platform For Home Warranty Companies
Comments 2
With over 185,300 active Realtors in Los Angeles, selecting the right one to assist you with the sale or purchase of your home can be daunting. You will want to find someone who is proficient in buying or selling homes in your the surrounding areas of L.A. Also, ask your realtor to help you choos...

By HomeWarranty Reviews, A Review Platform For Home Warranty Companies
Comments 0
On December 12, 2017, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Alliance Real Estate tied up with 2-10 Home Buyers Warranty to be their strategic partner for appliances and systems coverage. This partnership signifies that it will be another option added for home buyers that purchase a home through Allianc...

By Micheal John
(Micheal John)
Comments 0
There are many different ways to invest in real estate. You can learn more about the different types of real estate investments by clicking here.Have you ever thought about investing in real estate? What's stopping you? Most people think it's too risky, or too hard to understand.Don't worry. We'r...

By Harriet Robertson, REO Specialist
(BrooklynnyBpo LLC)
Comments 12
This is Awesome....Thank You to The Brooklyn Board of Realtors and to my friends and family for being the wind beneath my wings.  May God bless us all this year so we can have even more good reasons to pay it forward.  

By John Pusa, Your All Time Realtor With Exceptional Service
(Berkshire Hathaway Home Services Crest)
Comments 6
On May 15, 2020, National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) for newly built single family homes gained 7 points to 37 points in May of 2020 from 30 points in April of 2020.  The HMI component charting buyer traffic increased eight points to 21 points, the HMI pre...

By Scott Fogleman, Greater Good Group
(New Home Team 804-573-9592)
Comments 2
Survive and Thrive at KW's Mega Camp! If you are a first time or a veteran of Mega Camp, this year is different. In year past, attendees mostly sat in one room while the speakers on the stage changed. There where separate days for leadership, technology and agents. This year at Mega Camp, there a...

By Patricia Feager, MBA, CRS, GRI,MRP, Selling Homes Changing Lives
Comments 52
"Strip Malls Are History" - Jeff Bezos Jeff (Born 1/24/1964) was a baby still taking baby steps by the time I was in High School in Chicago. Out in the suburbs of Lake County, IL, farmland near the busy Tri-State Tollway, Thomas E. Wilson/Edellyn Farms purchased a chunk of land for $2M located in...

By Joe Jackson, Clintonville and Central Ohio Real Estate Expert
(Keller Williams Capital Partners Realty)
Comments 2
 Local –  1)      Franklin County commissioners OK $2.6 million for housing help during pandemic via Columbus Dispatch       The Franklin County commissioners approved an additional $2.6 million Tuesday for separate initiatives designed to help residents who are struggling financially because of ...

By Paul S. Henderson, REALTOR®, CRS, South Puget Sound Washington Agent/Broker!
(Fathom Realty Washington LLC)
Comments 7
 This just in according to NWMLS May 20, 2020On May 1st, Governor Inslee announced an extension of the "Stay Home, Stay Healthy" order (the "Order") and introduced a four-phased approach to re-open business in Washington.  All counties start in Phase 1 and will be admitted into Phase 2 by the Gov...
In this article, you’ll learn about Bobby’s Drawings, a creative drawing service in the U.S. There’s nothing quite like the familiar reassurance of having loved ones around. It can be as simple as a hug from our mom after a tough day at school, or the joy of having our entire family gathered arou...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
Comments 10
 "Minimizing Angst on a Long-Distance Move."  Last March I was interviewed by the Washington Post about relocating clients. They wanted to speak to clients of mine so I suggested my clients Colleen and Brian who just closed in November 2019 on a new construction Taylor Morrision home in Montebell...

By Anthony Acosta - ALLATLANTACONDOS.COM, Associate Broker
(Harry Norman, REALTORS® )
Comments 53
Address: 250 Pharr Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30305Condo Type: HighriseArea: BuckheadECLIPSE-Buckhead Atlanta Condos: Eclipse is a premier high-rise located on Pharr Road. Just steps away from the “Buckhead Atlanta” luxury shopping and dining complex makes this building a very desirable Buckhead address....

By David Jackson, MBA, Financial lending analyst
(Olympus Labs)
Comments 6
Hosting an open house for potential home buyers is common practice, but it comes with inherent risks. The main issue is that you’re dealing with the public and have no way of knowing who will show up at the open house. Some visitors might not be qualified buyers and others might be there with sin...

By Richa Nayyar
(Coming service)
Comments 3
Now, with nearly everyone having an easy path to the internet, buying beauty products has never been simple.Earlier, our only choice was to go to the marketplace, supermarket, or drugstore, where some of your desired things may be out of stock. Plus, you will sometimes feel compelled to get a buy...

By Leanne Smith, Relocation to NW AZ with elbow room & more freedom
(Dirt Road Real Estate)
Comments 1
Funny things about real estate licenses as well as mortgage broker and NLMS licenses, embracing these licenses have far greater importance than many realize. Here in AZ, our real estate offer to purchase becomes a legal contract upon acceptance. Within this contract are specific requirements for ...

By W. Cavin Weber, Making Dreams Come True One Key At A Time!
(Dream Key Team)
Comments 1
One thing that I have discovered and Ben, Chad, and Bob have made clear during the first 3 sessions of the Win Make Give series is, this is not just a class, it’s an experience! The last series was all about self-discovery and a serious reality check. The session prior to that was understanding e...