As a new agent business strategist, I get asked this question all the time: "How do I specialize in (insert neighborhood here) when the neighborhood is so hot?” My response: It’s doable if you put in the time and stay consistent .....Read More
Even real estate agents need time away from the CRM and open houses. These 7 travel apps can save you a few headaches as you plan every last vacation detail, find yourself stuck in traffic or want to hit the hidden haunts like a true local. .....Read More
It"s been an eventful year for ShowingTime. Last week, the Chicago-based showing management firm announced a new data element integrated into its market reports and 10 new MLS agreements, amassing North American reach to 900,000 agents .....Read More
2015 was a solid year for the real estate market in Washington D.C. and the surrounding counties. The D.C. region continues to reflect strong real estate market conditions with increasing demand and home prices, according to the year-end report recently released by TTR Sotheby"s International .....Read More
The United States Census Bureau recently released its most recent data on the population of American cities in the U.S. Some metropolitan areas are experiencing tremendous growth, especially in the South. The West has also done tremendously on the population growth front. The following is a comprehensive list of the top 10 U.S. cities with the fast...Read More
Broker price opinions (BPOs) are an incredible tool for success in the marketplace. While other agents in your office are turning their noses up at the nominal compensation, they are missing a goldmine .....Read More
Champions train. Losers complain. Are you stuck in a loop of problem identification -- unable or unwilling to shift into a problem-solution mode? If so, you’re not alone, and there is hope. Here are five steps to help you find happiness in real estate .....Read More
I remember the day like it was yesterday. My first college class as a wide-eyed freshman at the University of Washington. Econ 101. I walked into this cavernous auditorium with 1,000 other wide-eyed freshmen and found my place. Front row, balcony center, where I sat twice a week for an entire quarter and listened to a renowned professor who I never...Read More
What is the cost of luxury real estate? In New York City, it’s $5 million and up. In Miami, the threshold drops to $2 million. The price of high-end comfort fluctuates across local markets, international borders and, most certainly, years .....Read More
Mortgage rates plus all the latest real estate market news .....Read More
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This week brings KISS Rocks Vegas to theaters for a one-night only event, delivering a stadium-style concert experience to audiences at the cineplex. And the sound mix in Dolby Atmos creates something no other concert films have achieved in their attempts to bring live music to theater audiences. I had the pleasure of seeing KISS Rocks Vegas a...Read More
The long wait for summer is (almost) over. The season for outdoor dining and long afternoons spent drinking rosé and grazing on lunch is finally here. So OpenTable released its list of 100 top alfresco restaurants...Read More
The chassis came from Dearborn, the inspiration from Indianapolis. But when Gian Paolo Boano exhibited his new concept for the Lincoln Continental at the 1955 Turin Auto Show, it was obvious that the styling wasn't American. Boano and his father were carrozzieri ? Italian coachbuilders ? with experience making car bodies for Alfa Romeo and La...Read More
The saying ?as Australian as uggs? may no longer hold weight after outdoor clothing company, Deckers, launched legal action against a small, Sydney-based shoe manufacturer, Australian Leather Pty Ltd (ALPL). the incident between Deckers and ALPL has sparked a widespread debate regarding the mechanisms of the free market, that allow for the trademar...Read More
Do yourself a favor and get that special dad (or guy for that matter) any one of the gifts (in no particular order) on this list. You?ll expose them up to a eclectically fashionable world of high quality products and experiences that all guys (not just Dad?s) will absolutely love...Read More
The cherry atop 520 West 28th?the sole Hadid design to grace Manhattan's skyline?Penthouse 37 offers five bedrooms and six-and-a-half baths totaling over 6,800 square feet, accompanied by a 2,218-square-foot terrace and two private balconies...Read More