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Mother knows best: 18 real estate moms (and kids) share the secrets to working together

Inman

This Mother’s Day, we asked these powerhouse real estate moms and their children their secrets for working together. Find out their favorite things about being colleagues, the challenges they face, and some of the ways they bring balance to their professional and familial relationships.

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Renting a PODS Moving Container: What to Know

RIS Media

Are you considering renting a PODS moving and storage container? Getting PODS for your next move will certainly help you save money compared to hiring professional movers to do it for you.

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Existing homes become pricier than new builds

Realty Biz

New homes in the U.S. have traditionally always been more expensive than existing homes, but recent data suggests that the opposite is now true. According to the National Association of Realtors, in March the median price of an existing single-family home hit a record high of $334,500.

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Realtor safety: When a predator makes contact

REM Online

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Breaking Down Barriers on the Path to the American Dream

RIS Media

In this exclusive interview, Rocket Mortgage® Director of Digital Product Marketing Christina Grell discusses how she and her team are working to understand the needs of their audience in order to solve the pain points associated with the homeownership journey.

Foundation honours Toronto van attack victim Anne Marie D’Amico

REM Online

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This week’s Top Stories: Home Prices (Not Incomes) Grew Faster In Canada, And Down Payments Take Decades

Better Dwelling

Time for your weekly cheat sheet on this week’s top stories. Canadian Real Estate Canadian Home Prices Have Grown Much More Than In The U.S., But Incomes Haven’t Canadian home prices have grown much faster than those in the US, but data shows incomes haven’t.

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Buyers and Sellers Want Reduced Commissions. Should You Accommodate?

RIS Media

The standard agent commission for one side of the transaction was, for a long time, 3%. With the emergence of industry disruptors like iBuyers also came new agent commission structures. There are nearly 1.5 million REALTORS® and an increasing number of iBuyers in the U.S.

Denis Joanis named CEO of Quebec Professional Association of Real Estate Brokers

REM Online

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How Brokers Can Retain Top Agents

RIS Media

Hiring great agents is only the first step in ensuring your brokerage succeeds. Keeping those agents around? That’s where the real power lies. Unfortunately, doing that is harder than it looks. As agents improve in skill and grow their businesses, most are apt to look elsewhere.

RBA Announcement - Monetary Policy During COVID

Real Estate Investar

Policy actions during COVID. The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has taken a number of complementary policy actions to support the Australian economy since the onset of COVID.

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Buyside Announces Second National Home Valuation Week

RIS Media

Buyside recently announced its second National Home Valuation Week. The event will take place from May 10 – 14, 2021. According to the company, the first National Home Valuation Week generated 6,510 unique homeowners checking the value of their home, equaling $2.9B in sales volume.

Listen to Your Life

The Living Room

Lately I’ve been paying more attention to the rhythm of my work days and the interactions I have with my clients and what moves them to feel the things they feel and act in the way they do under times of joy and stress.

Rocket Community Fund to Invest $2.2 Million in Advance Housing Stability Network

RIS Media

The city of Detroit, Rocket Community Fund and CHN Housing Partners recently announced investments into a network of six Detroit-based nonprofits to provide wide-ranging housing and financial stability services to Detroit residents.

Top 10 Brooklyn Real Estate Listings: A Midwood Co-op, a Crown Heights Row House

Brownstoner

The most popular listings on Brownstoner this week include a brownstone in Park Slope, a brick row house in Bay Ridge and an Italianate in Prospect Heights. Park Slope, Crown Heights and Bay Ridge are popular this week.

Regional Spotlight: C.A.R. Urges Legislative Action on Housing Production

RIS Media

California Association of REALTORS® (C.A.R.) President Dave Walsh issued the following statement in response to new data showing a continuing decline in homebuilding in California in 2020: “California REALTORS® have said it over and over: we need more housing now.

RISMedia’s May Digital Magazine

McKissock

At McKissock Learning, we want our customers to have all the resources they need to be successful in real estate. That’s why we’ve teamed up with RISMedia , the leading provider of the most relevant and up-to-date information related to the residential real estate market.

RE/MAX Reports First Quarter 2021 Results

RIS Media

RE/MAX Holdings, Inc., parent company of RE/MAX, recently announced operating results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2021. First Quarter 2021 Highlights. Compared to first quarter 2020 unless otherwise noted). – Total agent count increased 6.4% to 140,214 agents. – U.S. and Canada combined agent count increased 0.7% to 84,771 agents. – Total open Motto Mortgage franchises increased 27.1% to 150 offices. – Total revenue of $72.3

What You Need To Know Before Investing in Real Estate

Tre Pryor

Are you planning to invest in real estate? Are you buying your dream house? What are the most important factors? This article covers the nine things you should know before investing in real estate. Buying a home is not only limited to mental satisfaction, but it gives financial stability also.

Happy Mothers Day 2021

Waterfront Properties

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Happy Mother’s Day!

BubbleInfo

Happy Mother’s Day to all the great mothers in the world! My mom has been sequestered in the senior home with no visitors for the last 14 months. Thankfully, they have just loosened up the restrictions, so I need to go see Mom! Jim's Take on the Market

Economic Update For Week Ending May 8, 2021.

Luxury Real Estate Blog

Stock markets had a strong week - The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed the week at 34,777.76, up 2.7% from 33,874.85 last week. It is up 13.5% year-to-date. The S&P 500 closed the week at 4,232.60.17, up 1.2% from 4,1801.17 last week. It is up 12.6% year-to-date. The NASDAQ closed the week at 13,752.24, down up 1.5% from 13,962.68 last week. It is up 6.8% year-to-date. Treasury bond yields - The 10-year treasury bond closed the week yielding 1.60%, down from 1.65% last week.