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A new survey of more than 1,700 real estate agents by ReferralExchange found that 42% of respondents earned $10,000 to $50,000 from fees for referrals in 2017.
The Fed meets again this week to consider hiking interest rates, which directly impact short-term mortgage rates and, indirectly, fixed-rate loans.
Most of the big time-wasters for business involve must-do tasks, such as emailing, checking social media sites, attending meetings and talking/texting.
Many Realtors must renew their license by March 31. Need CE credit or first-cycle associate/broker credits? Florida Realtors offers them online. Find out more.
NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun calls home construction "the key to economic prosperity" but sounds an alarm because numbers are moving in the wrong direction.
A key policy change by mortgage giant Fannie Mae that offered homeownership to thousands of new buyers – many of them minorities – could face significant cutbacks. The reason: Private mortgage insurers are re-thinking their decision to participate.
Landlords may not sexually harass tenants under U.S. fair housing laws, but two St. Louis landlords now face a $625K fine and other penalties for doing so. HUD says the fine "sends a loud and clear message."
FEMA says 13 million homeowners live in a flood plain, but EPA and others think 41 million are actually at risk – and flood insurance expires again this Friday.
Legal QandA: Fla. courts have considered more than one property line dispute, and the problem can sometimes be a legitimate misunderstanding.
Study: Buyers now expect to apply for a mortgage online, but they also want to deal with real people – and millennials were most likely to desire both.
Land and construction costs have increased sharply since the end of the last boom a decade ago, and construction activity remains at an almost 60-year low.
Just as self-driving cars may reinvent the suburbs, self-driving bulldozers, excavators and drones may redefine the way homes are constructed.
While 5G is a quantum leap for mobile computing, it requires big boxes every 500 feet along suburban streets – and that could ding curb appeal for some listings.
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