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 Deep Grover
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The main variable for crashes is chauffeurs speeding, driving quicker cased chauffeurs' to have much less time to respond to road conditions and also any resulting crash creates much more damage. To address the problem of speeding, there are numerous traffic tools that can be selected to urge ris...

By Rob Spinosa, Vice President of Mortgage Lending, Marin County
(Guaranteed Rate, Marin County, CA)
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Lock Watch for the Week of 4/15/2019 Volatility-O-Meter:Fairly light week of reports that should mean no fireworks.  But beware every time you issue such a comment... Economicalendar (all times are Pacific):Mon, 4/15:    Empire State Mfg Survey (5:30am).Tues, 4/16:     Industrial Production (6:15...

By Lisa Bear (RE/MAX REALTY CENTER) Waukesha,MilwWI Real Estate 2628935555
(Buyers Agent/Luxury/Lake/REO, listing package options)
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Jefferson/Dodge County Real Estate NewsWatertown, WI The following MLS information is for March 2019.During the month there were 17 Single Family homes sold.There are currently 55 active listings, 2 new listings, 14 pending listing. The average price for a home SOLD was $166,594Average time on th...

By Deep Grover
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The dynamic nature of most online platforms these days adds to their popularity. With various offerings being extended to the users of the platform to foster further engagement and promote connectivity. This objective is best achieved by online platforms due to their welcoming nature. Hence makin...

By Francisco Peot, The Best Place To Find Your Home!
(Richmond Home Sales At Clocktower Realty Group)
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 Zillow, Trulia, and have gotten a bad rap from real estate agents, or have they?  It all depends on who you ask.  Are paid leads a viable way to build and sustain a business?  That depends on who you ask as well.  I am going to give you my personal take on paid leads, and what has wo...

By Tommy Wyher, I am an freelance writer and professional marketer
(Husky Marketing)
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The inner workings of the global property market boil down to a few major players holding some of the most sought-after real estate in the world - amongst them, Australia, the United States, and the United Kingdom. There are a mixed bag of forces at play within each of these markets, spanning eve...

By Stephen Fells, Marketing, Technology, Fun and News!
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Everyday AgencyLogic publishes real estate news and press releases from around the country.Here are today's press releases:Realtors® Applaud Senate Confirmation of Mark Calabria to Lead FHFAAmerican Dream of Homeownership More Expensive Than EverU.S. Median Home List Price Hits $300,000 For the F...

By Jill Sackler, LI South Shore Real Estate - Broker Associate
(Charles Rutenberg Realty Inc. 516-575-7500)
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Thinking about a real estate career path? In class, we learned about Russell, a real estate agent at the age of 103.  For most of his life, he was a physician.  Now, he sells houses. Are you wondering who's doing the driving? After 25 years of government service, my mom retired from work. Feeling...

By Roy Kelley
(Realty Group Referrals)
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He told me he had long admired a house and was excited when he saw a for sale sign being installed that morning.   Striking It Rich and Lessons Learned   This morning I read a post by Mimi Foster. You can read it here.   My response was rather lengthy -- sorry about that, Mimi -- and I thought th...

By Angela Lazazzera, When only WOW will do, I'm the Realtor made 4 You!
(FLA Properties)
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Sunshine State Real Estate News!  Forecast...SUNNY!  

By David Jackson, MBA, Financial lending analyst
(Olympus Labs)
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Some businesses rely on transportation more than others. For those who only need to drive to the nearest trade show once or twice a year, a dedicated company vehicle probably isn’t worth the expense. However, if you or members of your team regularly go out into the community, it can be a great wa...

By Craig Lebrau, Property Geek in Upper East Side NYC
(Lebrau Property)
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        The civilized being lives in a home with technology, resources, comfort and security: that is a principle that no developed society wishes to give up on. Homes are also a sign of prestige and status, leading millions of people to not only purchase estates in popular regions, designed and ...

By Lisa Bear (RE/MAX REALTY CENTER) Waukesha,MilwWI Real Estate 2628935555
(Buyers Agent/Luxury/Lake/REO, listing package options)
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Waukesha County Real Estate NewsNashotah, WI The following MLS information is for 1st quarter 2019.There were 2 Single Family Homes sold. The average price for a home SOLD was $249,950.Average time on the market was 54 days There are currently 6 active listings, 0 new listing, 1 pending listing.C...

By Martin Millner
(Coldwell Banker Hearthside)
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What to do this weekend in Bucks County! You can take the little ones outdoors and eat breakfast with the Easter Bunny at Solly's Farm’s Easter Egg Hunt and Hayride! Learn about the importance of sustainability and see wildlife up-close at Honey Hollow Environmental Education Center’s Earth Day F...

By Peter Hoang, Peter Hoang - founder at RENTAPARTMENT agency
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On the recent social network Men TV, there is a good sharing of Rentapartment, Point2home. The author shared that commercial real estate is one of the ways to help investors get rich quick and effectively.However, the article identifies that commercial real estate itself is not the destination of...

By inboundREM Market Updates
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Best Schools in Orlando, FLThe city of Orlando, Florida provides excellent school options throughout its many districts. These include a good number of private and public educational institutions that families can consider for their children. The city has about 99 public schools managed by the Or...

By Terry Records
(Records Results!Real Estate)
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I’d love to share my personal weekly HOT real estate investment tip with you this week! And you'll get tips from me every week that support your most important investment decisions when you subscribe to my channel on Youtube Today's tip we're talking about "Is investing Condominiums and Townhouse...

By Lisa Bear (RE/MAX REALTY CENTER) Waukesha,MilwWI Real Estate 2628935555
(Buyers Agent/Luxury/Lake/REO, listing package options)
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Waukesha County Real Estate NewsBrookfield, WI  The following MLS information is for March 2019.There were 33 Single Family Homes sold.There are currently 109 active listings, 4 new listing, 14 pending listings. The average price for a home SOLD was $433,778Average time on the market is: 46 days ...

By Morgan Taylor, Realtyna- MLS RETS Integration software & services
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A summary of the trends and evolutions in the real estate industryThe U.S. real estate industry is characterized by decentralization. No one body warehouses property listings across the country. Instead, 630-650 small to medium MLS manage listings within their territory.But this landscape is chan...

By Sam Vardon, I know how to advertise real estate
(Galileo Estate)
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Accommodation takes the most significant chunk of planning any trip. You have to decide where you will stay and how your choice will not dent your pockets. Booking a hotel room can be quite a minefield.But luckily there are tons of ways to score great deals when it comes to finding that ideal pla...