Consumer Tip Videos

Keep C2EX Momentum Going

NAR PULSE—Remind your agents to stay engaged with Commitment to Excellence on their path to this valuable endorsement. Encourage them to log in to C2EX.realtor and complete all the steps, including the 10 Assessments and their assigned Learning Topics and required Tasks. Hack, Breach, Phish… …three words that can spell disaster for your business. Safeguard […]

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NAR Releases Marijuana Report: Impact on Residential Real Estate

More states are implementing regulations related to the use and sale of marijuana, whether for medical or recreational purposes. These changes are having significant impacts on other industries, including real estate. A new report from the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR), Marijuana and Real Estate: A Budding Issue, looked at how the marijuana industry is […]

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Eager to Sell Your House? Try Describing It as ‘Adorable’

(TNS)—Mary Beth Hurtado wields a kind of linguistic artistry to describe a house she’s trying to sell. The good words: Classic. Stunning. Backyard paradise. Turnkey. Newly renovated. Redeemed to perfection. The bad: Handyman special. Motivated seller. Tiny. Basement. “Basement sounds like a dirty old stone basement,” said the 20-year real estate agent for RE/MAX in […]

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Bringing Transparency to the Real Estate Process

RISMedia’s Real Estate magazine recently had the opportunity to chat with Doug Seabolt, CEO of Rocket Homes, about the company’s focus on helping consumers navigate the complexities associated with the home-buying and -selling experience. In this exclusive interview, Seabolt provides a closer look into how he believes technology and innovation will continue to challenge the […]

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DEADLINE EXTENDED: Participate in the Power Broker Survey Today

RISMedia’s 32nd Annual Power Broker Survey is closing Tuesday, Feb. 25. To participate in the survey this year, brokers are required to have completed a minimum of $75 million in sales volume and 250 transactions in 2019.  New to the Power Broker Survey? If you participated in past years, RISMedia emailed you your firm’s link to the […]

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George Q. Morris: Reaching the Pinnacle

Vitals: CENTURY 21 Everest Years in Business: 10 Size: 14 offices, 945 agents Regions Served: Utah and California 2019 Sales Volume: $2.8 billion 2019 Transactions: 6,429 www.c21everest.com Last year, George Q. Morris, CEO of CENTURY 21 Everest, was honored for being the No. 1 CENTURY 21 office in the U.S. and the world based on […]

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2020 Real Estate Tips and Trends

The new year and new decade will bring new trends to the real estate market and see a continuation of some trends that currently affect both real estate investors and homeowners around the country. Low mortgage rates, a changing rental landscape, low inventory and other factors will shape the market in 2020 and could influence […]

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Luxury Awaits in Argentina

Founded by Jeanne Reynolds, Reynolds Propiedades SA has been serving its clients’ needs since 1966. With five offices in Argentina and one in Montevideo, Uruguay, the firm specializes in properties located in Buenos Aires—both downtown and within the suburbs—with representatives located in Bariloche and Argentina’s wine-producing area, San Rafael, Mendoza. Here, President and Managing Partner […]

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In 94 Percent of Major Markets, Home Prices Up

Across the country, home prices remain on an uptrend, escalating in 94 percent of major metropolitan regions, according to the latest National Association of REALTORS® quarterly report, based on findings for the fourth quarter of 2019. In the fourth quarter, the existing-home median price was $274,900, a 6.6 percent gain year-over-year. Buyers continue to lean […]

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Newsmaker Spotlight: York Baur on Why Achieving Takes Grit

York Baur has been CEO of MoxiWorks since 2012, and during that time, the company has expanded to over 260 brokerage clients, as well as recently acquired Imprev, boosting the tech company’s existing toolkit with marketing automation. Here, Baur provides insight on what it means to be an RISMedia Real Estate Newsmaker—individuals who are recognized […]

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