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Housing completion data is now savagely unhealthy

Housing Wire

Housing construction in the U.S. during the brief COVID-19 recession, to that recovery, and now in the new housing recession, is going to go down in history as one of those crazy data lines we lived through. Just to give you some perspective here, at the peak of 2005, we had about 2.24

23 Clever Real Estate Ads for 2022: Real Examples (+ Why They Work)

The Close

Real estate ads should do more than just make your phone ring. If you put in the time and effort to really connect with your local community, your ads can actually help build your personal brand to make you the go-to real estate expert in your farm area. They are that powerful!

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Fed Raises by 75 Basis Points, Again

Eyes on Housing

Continuing its tightening of financial conditions to bring the rate of inflation lower, the Federal Reserve’s monetary policy committee raised the federal funds target rate by 75 basis points, increasing that target to an upper bound of 3.25%.

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What Experts Say Will Happen with Home Prices Next Year

Keeping Current Matters

Experts are starting to make their 2023 home price forecasts. For Buyers For Sellers Housing Market Updates Pricing Content Hub

Rise of The Apps: Building Your Dream Tech Stack For Real Estate Success

Speaker: Trey Willard, Realtor/Team Leader at Keller Williams Realty, Inc.

In this webinar, Keller Williams Team Leader Trey Willard will teach you how to create a winning tech stack, and how to leverage apps for real estate success.

Reasons It’s OK to Be Late for an Appointment with Your Real Estate Agent, Ranked on a Scale of 1-10

Lighter Side of Real Estate

Running late for an appointment can happen to even the most timely person. For instance, who hasn’t gotten stuck in traffic at some point in their life?! Something like that is a legitimate excuse that you can’t predict or avoid, unless you always leave ridiculously early just to make sure you don’t!

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5 TikTok accounts every LO should be following

Housing Wire

Are you on TikTok yet? Your future borrowers could be – the social media app is expected to reach 1.8 billion users by the end of 2022, with many users falling under the Millennial and Gen Z umbrellas.

Tell your clients that the best season for homebuying is coming up!

The American Genius for Real Estate

As kids head back to school and people enter their post-summer work mode, homebuying is at its peak with low prices and high inventory. Homeownership clients Real Estate News

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Headscratcher Of The Day

BubbleInfo

No surprise that our new listing found a buyer already. The one-story homes with all the extras are probably the most attractive buys in the marketplace, and anyone can sell these – it’s just a matter of who can get what price.

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Housing inventory projected to increase in these markets, says study

Real Trends

Gainesville, Ga., led communities with 100,000 to 250,000 in population with nearly 15,000 projected listings. Port St. Lucie, Fla. 23,800), Durham-Chapel Hill, N.C. 44,850), North Port-Sarasota-Bradenton, Fla. 40,141), Nashville-Davidson-Murfreesboro-Franklin, Tenn.

Real Estate Solutions: How to Crush Your Sales Goals and Fuel Your Pipeline

Speaker: Mary Maloney, Founder & Team Leader at Hometown Realty

In this webinar, Mary Maloney will demonstrate a methodology that will help you create a pipeline with continuous prospects.

Existing home sales data shows extent of housing inflation

Housing Wire

Today the National Association of Realtors reported that existing home sales fell once again to 4.80 million. Even though this was a beat of estimates, the sales decline trend due to higher mortgage rates and home prices continues.

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Top Reasons Homeowners Are Selling Their Houses Right Now

Keeping Current Matters

Some people believe there’s a group of homeowners who may be reluctant to sell their houses because they don’t want to lose the historically low mortgage rate they have on their current home. For Sellers Interest Rates Move-Up Buyers

Growth of Household Real Estate Market Value Slows in Q2

Eyes on Housing

The latest results from the Federal Reserve’s Z.1

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The 29 Best Curb Appeal Ideas for Every Budget (Yes, Even Yours!)

The Close

Despite what you might think, improving a home’s curb appeal doesn’t have to cost a fortune. Check out these curb appeal ideas that successful real estate agents use to make their listings look great and sell faster on a budget.

The Complete Realtor: Tools to Successfully Manage Your Personal Life, Career, and Health

Speaker: Marki Lemons Ryhal, REALTOR, Keynote Speaker, 4X International Best Selling Author, and Podcaster at ReMarkiTable, LLC

In this webinar, Marki Lemons Ryhal will teach you how you can pivot and succeed as a real estate agent in the face of adversity!

What does the new normal for first-time homebuyers look like?

Housing Wire

Before the pandemic, the historical average of annualized house price growth was approximately 4%. Yet, pandemic-era dynamics exacerbated an already large housing demand and supply imbalance, fueling record-breaking annual house price growth, peaking at nearly 21%.

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Will My House Still Sell in Today’s Market?

Keeping Current Matters

If recent headlines about the housing market cooling and buyer demand moderating have you worried you’ve missed your chance to sell, here’s what you need to know. For Sellers Housing Market Updates Selling Myths Content Hub

Builder Confidence Falls for Ninth Straight Month as Housing Slowdown Continues

Eyes on Housing

In another sign that the slowdown in the housing market continues, builder sentiment fell for the ninth straight month in September as the combination of elevated interest rates, persistent building material supply chain disruptions and high home prices continue to take a toll on affordability.

NAR & National Forest Foundation partner for tree planting initiative

The American Genius for Real Estate

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) is partnering up with the National Forest Foundation to plant 1.5 million trees - here's why. National Association of Realtors Real Estate Associations National Forest Foundation Real Estate News

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Database Restoration: How to Revive Dead Leads and Generate New Ones

Speaker: Rivers Pearce, CEO of W8LESS

In this session Rivers Pierce, CEO of W8LESS, will teach you how winning agents restore and revive their database to continue to gain market share!

Mortgage rates might soar even higher

Housing Wire

Mortgage rates, now around 6.5%, are cooling down the housing market and triggering mass layoffs in the mortgage and real estate industries. Mortgage rates have nearly doubled to around 6.5%

Watching the Stock Market? Check the Value of Your Home for Good News.

Keeping Current Matters

While watching the stock market recently may have started to feel pretty challenging, checking the value of your home should come as welcome relief in this volatile time. For Buyers For Sellers Housing Market Updates

Existing Home Sales Fall for Seven Straight Month and Prices Soften

Eyes on Housing

As elevated mortgage rates and higher home prices continue to price out homebuyers and reduce affordability, existing home sales declined for seven consecutive months in August, according to the National Association of Realtors (NAR).

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5 powerful lessons to be learned from pursuing a simple, slow life

The American Genius for Real Estate

Practicing real estate is far from simple and it can be an easy path to burnout. We have a few tips to learn how to slow down in life. Op/Ed Real Estate News slow living

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The Real Estate Pulse: Analyzing the 2022 Housing Market

Speaker: Grier Allen, CEO and Co-Founder of BoomTown

In this session, Grier Allen, CEO and Co-Founder of BoomTown, will breakdown the top housing trends for 2022, and help you navigate the constant changes in the market so that you can achieve success!

The housing market slowdown has only just begun: Fannie Mae

Housing Wire

Economists at Fannie Mae say the Federal Reserve ‘s fiscal policy is having its desired effect on the housing market – home price growth began to slow in the summer, and the GSE says the housing slowdown will continue through 2023.

Can I Get Out of My Purchase Contract Because of High Interest Rates?

Realty Biz

Ask Brian is a weekly column by Real Estate Expert Brian Kline. If you have questions on real estate investing, DIY, home buying/selling, or other housing inquiries please email your questions to askbrian@realtybiznews.com.

Housing Permits Fall Back Again in August

Eyes on Housing

In August, housing starts rebounded but housing permits declined for the second straight month.

Interview with an Appraiser: The Subjective Side of Determining a Home’s Value (Part 2)

HomeLight

Enjoying this episode? Be sure to follow The Walkthrough to get future episodes delivered automatically: Apple Podcasts/iTunes | Spotify | YouTube. About This Episode. You’ve worked with dozens, or maybe hundreds, of appraisers in your real estate career.

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