Category Archives: Real Estate News

20 Seconds for Love at First Sight

Article from the Wall Street Journal First impressions seem to matter most when it comes to dating, job interviews…and real-estate listings. Researchers tracking the eye movements of subjects who looked at online home listings found that more than 95% of … Continue reading

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2012 home sales: Best in 5 years

NEW YORK (CNNMoney) Steady December home sales capped the best year for the U.S. real estate market in five years, according to an industry trade group report Tuesday. The National Association of Realtors said that December sales of previously-owned homes … Continue reading

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Five Ways Homeowners Can Cut Costs in 2013

From Yahoo Homes If you want to cut expenses in 2013, there may be no better place to start than right at home. “I will save money on monthly expenses.” “I will not eat ice cream.” “I will do yoga.” … Continue reading

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Home prices post biggest annual jump in two years

From CNNMoney The recovery in the housing market continues to pick up steam, as home prices posted the biggest percentage gain in more than two years in the latest reading of the closely followed S&P/Case-Shiller index. The index showed prices … Continue reading

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A new housing boom

From CNN Money The long-battered housing market is finally starting to get back on its feet. But some experts believe it could soon become another housing boom. Signs of recovery have been evident in the recent pick ups in home … Continue reading

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Home Sales Climb 2% in October

By Aaron Smith @CNNMoneyNovember 19, 2012: 2:56 PM ET   NEW YORK (CNNMoney)— The pace of sales for previously owned homes rose in October, despite the devastation of Superstorm Sandy, in the latest sign of improvement for the long-battered housing … Continue reading

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NAR policy allows MLSs to write their own social media listing display rules

By Inman News, Monday, November 12, 2012. ORLANDO, Fla. — The National Association of Realtors has approved a policy that allows individual multiple listing services to choose whether to allow member brokers and agents to display for-sale listings represented by … Continue reading

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