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Google sibling Sidewalk unveils its master plan for Toronto smart city

Google sibling Sidewalk unveils its master plan for Toronto smart city

Here are just a few of the ideas outlined Monday in Sidewalk Labs' massive master plan for a proposed new community in Toronto, Canada. The community,

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5 real estate taxes that could impact property investors

5 real estate taxes that could impact property investors

As the vacation rental industry heats up, state governments are eyeing real estate as a source of tax revenue, potentially putting a crimp on property

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Home by Frank Lloyd Wright’s intern can be yours for less than $1M

Home by Frank Lloyd Wright’s intern can be yours for less than $1M

A mid-century house designed by a one-time Frank Lloyd Wright intern has hit the market north of Montreal, Canada, for $855,000.

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Chicago-based Midwest Real Estate Data brings on Remine

Chicago-based Midwest Real Estate Data brings on Remine

The multiple listing service is the latest to provide its subscribers with Remine Enterprise Pro, a new offering that allows MLSs to give all their ag

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Lesson Learned: Do unto others

Lesson Learned: Do unto others

In this weekly column, real estate agents across the nation share stories of the lessons they’ve learned during their time in the industry. This w

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You can now rent Biggie Smalls’ childhood home for $4K a month

You can now rent Biggie Smalls’ childhood home for $4K a month

The iconic rapper, otherwise known as The Notorious B.I.G., grew up in the so-called "one-room shack" in Brooklyn's Clinton Hill.

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Read it and weep: 1 in 3 owners cry while trying to sell a home

Read it and weep: 1 in 3 owners cry while trying to sell a home

Among those who admitted to shedding a tear, a whopping 20 percent cried 5 or more times during the agonizing process, according to a new Zillow study

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Mortgage tech startup Blend raises $130M, adds Pixar vet to board

Mortgage tech startup Blend raises $130M, adds Pixar vet to board

Digital mortgage lending startup Blend announced Monday it's raised an additional $130 million in venture capital funding, bringing the company's tota

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JP & Associates hires former RE/MAX president Geoff Lewis

JP & Associates hires former RE/MAX president Geoff Lewis

JP & Associates Realtors announced Monday that Geoff Lewis, a veteran executive of RE/MAX, is joining JPAR's parent company Vesuvius Holdings, L

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Commission is negotiable: Why your sellers deserve to know

Commission is negotiable: Why your sellers deserve to know

There seems to be a misconception about the rules surrounding negotiating commission and the Code of Ethics. I reached out to the National Association

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