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Dollars and Sense: 8 budgeting tips to start 2020 off right

Dollars and Sense: 8 budgeting tips to start 2020 off right

If you want to make more money next year and survive in this ever-changing profession we call real estate, then you need to develop a financial plan a

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5 ways to generate leads without listings websites

5 ways to generate leads without listings websites

Outside of buying direct leads, lead generation is possible through either marketing or prospecting, which require time, money and effort. Here are

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Lesson Learned: Take the leap

Lesson Learned: Take the leap

Each week, we talk to agents across the country about what they’ve learned along the way (and what they wish they had known as new agents). This wee

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The Fed signals that interest rates won’t change through 2020. Really?

The Fed signals that interest rates won’t change through 2020. Really?

Normal Decembers are often void of substantial news, and markets stay steady. This December is packed with news, but markets remain unperturbed. That

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Star chef Giada De Laurentiis sells home for $7M

Star chef Giada De Laurentiis sells home for $7M

Celebrity chef Giada De Laurentiis just sold her Pacific Palisades home with a top-of-the-line kitchen for its full asking price.

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Everything is bigger in Texas — including the rent

Everything is bigger in Texas — including the rent

Over the past decade, the median rent has increased by more than 80 percent in Austin, Texas, according to a new Zillow study released Friday.

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For Compass, 2019 was about tech

For Compass, 2019 was about tech

The company spent most of 2018 focused on growing its footprint. In 2019, it shifted the focus to technology.

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Agents ensnared in ‘Newsday’ investigation boycott housing discrimination hearing

Agents ensnared in ‘Newsday’ investigation boycott housing discrimination hearing

NRT CEO Ryan Gorman was the only one of 68 agents and company representatives to show at New York State Senate hearing in the wake of the "Newsday" fa

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Move over Phoenix, Los Angeles is latest battleground for real estate tech

Move over Phoenix, Los Angeles is latest battleground for real estate tech

Years ago it was hard to imagine iBuyers ever making headway in a city with older and more expensive homes. But this year Opendoor, Zillow and others

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The 20 best real estate memes of 2019

The 20 best real estate memes of 2019

These 20 memes, all from 2019, perfectly describe the crazy, everyday situations real estate agents find themselves in. Enjoy.

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