Real Estate Trends

3 Tech Trends to Keep an Eye On in 2022

January 9th, 2022
Necessity is the mother of invention, and the pandemic made it necessary to find safer, faster and completely new ways of doing business in real estate. Going into this year, there are a bevy of platforms, concepts and new practices...

Maintaining a Winning Position

January 20th, 2022
Steve Kloetsch Co-Founder/CEO Andy Kloetsch Co-Founder/COO RSVP Real Estate ERA Powered Bellevue, Washington www.rsvpre.com   Region served: Washington State Years in real estate: Steve: 17; Andy: 23 Number of offices: 2 Number of agents: 400 Best advice for new agents:...

Boom in Home Remodeling May Peak in 2022

January 21st, 2022
Spending for home improvements and repairs is expected to expand at a stronger pace in 2022, but signs point to some easing of growth by year end, according to the Leading Indicator of Remodeling Activity (LIRA) being released Friday by the Remodeling Futures...

‘We’re Still Going Up.’ Despite New Skepticism in Real Estate, There’s Reason for Optimism

June 17th, 2022
Market reports are an essential tool for real estate professionals, but experience also matters. In Paul Wells’ case, he boasts over 35 years of experience in real estate and has seen plenty of ups and downs throughout his career. The...

Builder Confidence Healthy in July

July 21st, 2018
Builder confidence is healthy, according to the latest National Association of Home Builders (NAHB)/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI). The Index reading is 68; an above-50 reading indicates more builders have a positive outlook than a negative one. “Consumer demand...

Flipping the Model to Put Agents on Top: Realty Group Inc.

July 21st, 2018
(L to R) Long Doan, Broker/CEO, and Mike Bernier, President/Co-owner, Realty Group Inc. For Long Doan, broker and CEO of Minnesota’s fast-growing Realty Group Inc., success is measured by the achievement of his partner-agents. “Every one of our agents is...

Don’t Know Your Mortgage Rate? You Could Be Costing Yourself Thousands

July 22nd, 2018
(TNS)—Not knowing your mortgage rate can be an expensive mistake, especially in this rising interest rate market. Yet nearly three in 10 mortgage holders (29 percent) either didn’t know their mortgage rate or wouldn’t say, according to a survey by...

NAR: 6 Percent Bump in Memberships, With Diverse Entrants

July 22nd, 2018
Membership in the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR)—which, for agents and brokers, denotes higher standards than what is required by their respective states—has increased in the last year, from 1.22 million to 1.3 million, according to the 2018 NAR Member...

Employment Gains Push Rents Up

July 23rd, 2018
Driven by employment growth, the cost of a single-family rental rose 2.9 percent year-over-year, according to the April CoreLogic Single-Family Rent Index (SFRI). Rents have risen for the past eight years, but have been decelerating since February 2016, when they...

The Evolution of Office Space: Where Are We Now?

July 23rd, 2018
Editor’s Note: This is part one of a series that takes an in-depth look at how brokerage offices have transformed. You’re walking along the downtown strip and come across a quaint storefront with large glass windows looking into an agent-occupied...
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