Ask the HOA Expert: Can a Board Control The Tenant Approval Process From Owners?Can a board require unit owners to have background check conducted on their renters and control the tenant approval process?Think Curb Appeal When Remodeling to SellWith home prices up in some areas, the return on remodeling investments at resale can be good. Making little changes can have big impacts when it comes to remodeling your home to sell. Some updates will return as much as they cost in hotter markets, but unless your home is in a rapidly inflating city, you may not get enough bang for your buck.
Meet the real estate agent who’s empowering women to invest wiselySearch for Whitney Nicely on YouTube, and the first image you'll come across is her bright, smiling face surrounded by a fluff of brown curls. For Nicely, and many other women in real estate investment, that sweet facade often stops them from being taken seriously in what she calls "an old boys club."...Read MoreOne real estate broker and coach knows where to find the best industry information — he reads Inman SelectLoren Coburn is a real estate broker and coach in Norman, Oklahoma. He’s worked as an agent, broker and coach in his career, thriving in all three roles. Coburn has been an Inman Select subscriber for three years and recommends Inman Select to the teams he coaches....Read MorePriority Matrix wants to manage your listings and transactionsPriority Matrix was built for large-scale enterprises to organize disparate teams and complicated projects but has good applicability to the real estate industry. ...Read More3 benefits to running a virtual real estate teamRunning a virtual real estate team is easier and much more profitable than most people think. Arnold Elite broker Chris Arnold earns hundreds of thousands annually with his virtual team, and he still has the time and the freedom to do the things he’s passionate about....Read MoreNeedle in the haystack: How to find listings even when the market’s dryWith inventory remaining at historic lows across the country and home prices on the rise, competition over listings is fiercer than ever. How can agents increase their flow of seller leads?...Read More6 tips for rookie agents who need knowledge, confidence and cashIn my first year in the business, I faced three major shortages: knowledge, confidence and money. Taking educational courses helped immensely with the first two obstacles, but money was tight. I found one surefire path to success that was easy, cheap and helped to conquer all three stumbling blocks: know your territory. Here are a few tips from my novice experience to help you newbies as you learn. ...Read MoreReal estate daily market update: April 25, 2018All the latest real estate market news....Read MoreIs Gmail’s new ‘confidential mode’ perfect for real estate agents?Google just debuted a major upgrade to Gmail — and its features could be perfect for real estate. The new Gmail, announced by Google in a blog post Wednesday comes with "confidential mode." The settings will allow Gmail users to unsend emails, set expiration dates on emails and require a passcode sent via SMS to access an email along with other security features. Confidential mode will also allow email senders to remove the ability for their recipients to forward, copy, download or print messages....Read MoreCompass acquires Chicago’s Conlon Real EstateThe acquisition of Conlon Real Estate, founded in 2009 and formerly of Christie's, will bring Compass's agent count in Chicago up to 300 agents and a sales volume in 2017 of $600 million, the New York-based brokerage said today in a press statement....Read MoreHUD proposes major overhaul of Section 8, tripling rent for low-income familiesU.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) officials on Wednesday proposed a major overhaul to the country’s Section 8 voucher program and the low-income rental subsidies that affect 4.5 million American families....Read More
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