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.

Trending blogs on Real Estate Industry

 

By John Meussner, #MortgageMadeEasy Walnut Creek, CA 484-680-4852
(Mason-McDuffie Mortgage, Conventional Loans, Jumbo Loans, FHA, 203(k), USDA, VA,)
Comments 39
Don't Trust The Builder      Shiny objects.  Fancy Counters.  "Design credits".  Closing cost help.  All this can be yours, if you just trust the builder.  Their escrow/title company.  Their lender.  Your own representation?  You don't need that!  Someone with a fiduciary duty to you?  Don't worr...

By Samuel John, We give you daily about real estate market.
(Daily Real Estate Update)
Comments 0
Videos and slideshows are a great way to impress your viewers. Now you can produce a masterpiece with just a few clips and that helps your properties to shine and keeps your clients engaged.There are a lot of fast-paced buyers and ever-changing technologies in today’s real estate market. With vid...

By David Jackson, MBA, Financial lending analyst
(Olympus Labs)
Comments 0
Regardless of market swings that tout whether statistics point to a buyer’s market or seller’s market, many homebuyers still reap the rewards of the work sellers put in to making their house sale-ready plus performing additional fixes inspections may call for. A recent CBS report about a study do...

By Tammy Emineth, Content Marketer, SEO Teacher, Website Fixer
(Personal SEO - Website SEO and Real Estate Marketing)
Comments 18
A local distillery is going out of business in our town. We only have two and one is calling it quits. Tim and I tried to go many times only to have it close at 4 PM, not open certain days, or a shot in the dark if anyone was there. When I saw a CLOSING SOON sign, I wondered what was up because t...

By David Jackson, MBA, Financial lending analyst
(Olympus Labs)
Comments 0
Miami’s real estate market is growing, and in June 2018, the average price rose from $335,000 to $355,000 for a single-family home. Condo prices grew slower at a rate of 2.1%, and supply for homes between the $200,000 - $300,000 range has shrunk. Optimism in the market has improved, and there is ...

By Becky Kolb, Arizona Active Adult Real Estate Community Experts
(The Kolb Team Real Estate Group)
Comments 3
If you are looking for homes in Sun Lakes Arizona, this will tell you everything you need to know. Sun Lakes is one of the top active adult retirement communities located in the southern Phoenix area bordering Chandler.Sun Lakes offers a Resort LifestyleSun Lakes is comprised of five communities ...

By Hella M. Rothwell, Broker/Realtor®, Rothwell Realty Inc. CA#01968433 Carmel-by-the-Sea
Comments 9
 It is not unusual to get a call from the friend of a potential buyer. This is where the actual buyer who tends to be out-of-the-area has been looking at the Internet and seen properties that he or she likes but they are not ready to get involved yet with a real estate agent. As someone told me o...

By Anthony Acosta - ALLATLANTACONDOS.COM, Associate Broker
(Harry Norman, REALTORS® )
Comments 205
Address: 32 Peachtree Street NW Atlanta, GA 30303Condo Type: Lofts CondosArea: DowntownWILLIAM OLIVER-Atlanta Condo Lofts: The William Oliver is a 16-story high-rise located on Peachtree Street in the heart of Downtown Atlanta. Built for office use in 1930, this building was converted to apartmen...

By Samuel John, We give you daily about real estate market.
(Daily Real Estate Update)
Comments 0
There may be times during your business life, when sharing office space with another firm is the only viable option, other than working from home and let’s be honest a home office doesn’t suit everyone. There can be many benefits from utilising a collaborative space though. Utilities and similar ...

By Lisa Bear (RE/MAX REALTY CENTER) Waukesha,MilwWI Real Estate 2628935555
(Buyers Agent/Luxury/Lake/REO, listing package options)
Comments 1
Waukesha County Real Estate NewsDousman, WI The following MLS information is for 1st quarter 2019.There were 2 Single Family homes sold.Average sold price was $262,500 Average time on the market was 25 days. There are currently 13 active listings, 1 new listing, 0 pending listing.The current aver...

By Angela Lazazzera, When only WOW will do, I'm the Realtor made 4 You!
(FLA Properties)
Comments 4
Sunshine State Real Estate News!  Forecast...SUNNY! https://www.theledger.com/news/20190329/mostly-sunny-outlook-for-florida-real-estate-economy  

By Martin Millner
(Coldwell Banker Hearthside)
Comments 0
There’s no shortage of family-fun Easter activities in Bucks County during Easter weekend. Many Bucks County businesses, attractions and restaurants are offering holiday fun from dyeing eggs to meeting the Easter Bunny! EGG HUNTS & BUNNY FUN 🐰 Take a wagon ride to the "Hunting Grounds" at Shady B...

By Lisa Bear (RE/MAX REALTY CENTER) Waukesha,MilwWI Real Estate 2628935555
(Buyers Agent/Luxury/Lake/REO, listing package options)
Comments 0
Waukesha County Real Estate NewsMerton, WI The following MLS information is for March 2019.There were 15 Single Family homes sold.There are currently 51 active listings, 2 new listings, 2 pending listings. The average price for a home SOLD is $393,901.Average time on the market is: 77 days The cu...

By Valeria Mola, 305-607-0709 SIB Realty
(SIB REALTY)
Comments 13
$5,795,000. Penthouse. The Palace at Bal Harbour ONE OF A KIND!! OCEANFRONT PENTHOUSE, 7400 SQ FT + WRAPAROUND TERRACES, 1800 SQ FT. TOTALLY UPGRADED BY WELL-KNOWN DECORATOR!!BUILT-INS IN LIVING AREA, FORMAL DINING, GREAT FAMILY ROOM. WINE COOLER. HUGE MASTER BEDROOM & BATHROOM FACING OCEAN, PLU...

By Daniela Pellicciotti, The Miami condo specialist
(Condoideas Realty Group)
Comments 0
 Miami is a city that is evolving day-to-day and more and more people are coming to visit it. But not all of them are just short-term visitors, more than 250 people move to Miami every day. But why wouldn't everyone want to be here? All-year sunshine, incredible culture, ambiance and people and a...

By Lisa Bear (RE/MAX REALTY CENTER) Waukesha,MilwWI Real Estate 2628935555
(Buyers Agent/Luxury/Lake/REO, listing package options)
Comments 1
Washington County Real Estate NewsHartford, WI The following MLS information is for March 2019.During the Month of March there were 16 Single Family Homes sold. There are currently 54 active listings, 3 new listing, 7 pending listings. The average price for a home SOLD was $236,384. Average time ...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
(Realtyna)
Comments 0
April Guest Post of the Month By: Jennifer Karami.Jennifer Karami is a writer at Redfin, a modern real estate brokerage that uses technology to help people buy and sell homes. With a 1% listing fee and full-service agents, Redfin is redefining real estate in the consumer’s favor. Millennials are ...

By Ricki Eichler McCallum, Broker,GRI,ABR, e-Pro, TAHS
(CastNet Realty)
Comments 6
Finally A Broker!  is my new book.  I told many of you about it last week.  I want to thank everyone for the kind words of encouragement you shared.  Writing a book is a very hard thing to do.  It takes a long time to do it and I had to write and rewrite and proof and re-proof many times.  Gettin...

By Larry & Laurie Weichman, A Tradition of Success
(The L3 Real Estate, A Trusted Name In Orange County Real Estate)
Comments 1
When respected observers like the editors of Barron’s are able to report that more than 10% of the country’s residential sales are now due to house-flipping, it’s a clear indication of the continuing strengthening in flipper activity. It’s now nearly back to 2006 levels.By definition, house-flipp...

By Samuel John, We give you daily about real estate market.
(Daily Real Estate Update)
Comments 0
Buying a house may seem to be a difficult job, and it is indeed not easy at all. The process of home buying may not be an easy task and its process seems endless. From the process of identifying your dream home to making an offer, to negotiating the price to the thorough inspection and finalizing...