Real Estate Videos

Summer Social Posts to Heat Up Your Real Estate Business

At the start of a new season, it is important to cater your social media strategy to relevant and timely topics. Summer is a hot season for homebuying and selling, so it’s important for agents everywhere to take a hard look at their social media and marketing strategy, and add in some seasonal content to…

The post Summer Social Posts to Heat Up Your Real Estate Business appeared first on RISMedia.

The Hunt Is On—Catch Up On Season 2 of ‘First-Time Buyer’

NAR PULSE—See what happens as first-time buyers brave the most competitive housing market ever in “First-Time Buyer,” streaming now on Hulu and FirstTimeBuyer.realtor! Watch now and share with your agents! Navigate With NAR for the Latest News and Views Sign up for SmartBrief’s daily snapshot of market news and issues affecting REALTORS®—powered by REALTOR® Magazine.…

The post The Hunt Is On—Catch Up On Season 2 of ‘First-Time Buyer’ appeared first on RISMedia.

Setting Sellers Up for Success

Veronica Figueroa, CEO of the Orlando, Florida-based Figueroa Team, brokered by eXp Realty, has run her team for close to a decade. During that time, she has fostered an approach to the business that has helped her people become top producers as they continue to grow. Having started off as a RE/MAX broker/owner, Figueroa built…

The post Setting Sellers Up for Success appeared first on RISMedia.

Building a Strong Support Network

As the leaders of Northrop Realty, a Long & Foster Company, Creig and Carla Northrop have garnered a reputation within the real estate community as being agents of change. In 2000, the pair started the Creig Northrop Team, which became the No. 1 team in the nation an unprecedented three times. In 2018, the Creig…

The post Building a Strong Support Network appeared first on RISMedia.

WATCH: How the New Age of Home Inspections Can Raise the Agent Value Prop

Amidst the real estate market’s roller coaster ride of the past two-plus years, one of the pillars of a successful real estate transaction—the home inspection—fell by the wayside as buyers maneuvered around stiff competition to secure a home. In this conversation with one of the home inspection industry’s leading authorities—Dan Steward, president & CEO of…

The post WATCH: How the New Age of Home Inspections Can Raise the Agent Value Prop appeared first on RISMedia.

Subsidized Home Repairs Can Benefit All, Study Says

One of the most important parts of a healthy housing market is having healthy homes. Maintenance costs—which average somewhere between 0.5% and 1% of the home’s value per year—are vital investments homeowners need to make not just for themselves, but for the next owner, their neighbors and the community. But these projects are often neglected,…

The post Subsidized Home Repairs Can Benefit All, Study Says appeared first on RISMedia.

New Model Aims to Provide Housing for Hard-Hit Middle Class

It is the most important word in real estate today, and no, it’s not “location.” Increasingly, real estate insiders and government policymakers are recognizing that if no one can afford housing, we are all in a lot of trouble. “Affordability” has become a crisis sparked by restrictive zoning, underbuilding, stagnating wages and spiraling home prices,…

The post New Model Aims to Provide Housing for Hard-Hit Middle Class appeared first on RISMedia.

National Home Price Gains Continue to Exceed 20% in May

Though U.S. home price growth relaxed slightly in May from April, it remained in double digits year over year for the 16th consecutive month, according to the latest CoreLogic Home Price Index (HPI™) and HPI Forecast™ for May 2022, released last week. As in past months, all states and Washington, D.C. posted annual appreciation, with…

The post National Home Price Gains Continue to Exceed 20% in May appeared first on RISMedia.

From Clueless to Confident: Building Your Real Estate Business One Skill at a Time

Whether it’s social media marketing, technology or another aspect of your business that you’re struggling with, it’s important to remember that anyone can learn. Even if you’re 19 and just starting out in real estate, or 76 years young and still doing what you love, it’s never too early (or late!) to develop new skills,…

The post From Clueless to Confident: Building Your Real Estate Business One Skill at a Time appeared first on RISMedia.

The Key to Growing Your Real Estate Business: Connecting With Past Clients

While there is no indication that housing prices will level off, it is likely that real estate sales will slow down in the summer months. Use this downtime to your advantage by reviewing your database and reconnecting with former clients. Satisfied customers are an incredible source of future sales and referrals, especially in today’s hyper-competitive…

The post The Key to Growing Your Real Estate Business: Connecting With Past Clients appeared first on RISMedia.