Posts Tagged "Real Estate Info Box"

Real Estate Agents Mobilize to Shield Homeowners on Tax Plan

Posted by on Nov 22, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Source:  New York Times / By CONOR DOUGHERTY and BEN CASSELMAN   NOV. 21, 2017 For decades, the real estate industry has benefited from generous tax deductions that raise home values by making it cheaper for people to own property and shoulder their local taxes. Now, as the Republican tax plan makes its way through Congress, the industry is worried that the fallout will harm its business by making homeownership less valuable. Around the country, real estate organizations are calling legislators, warning clients about their future tax bills and staging protests, all in an effort to...

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U.S. home sales to foreigners surge 49% to new record

Posted by on Nov 4, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Source:  CNN Money by Alanna Petroff   @AlannaPetroff Foreigners are getting serious about “Buying American” real estate. The National Association of Realtors released a report Tuesday that said foreign buyers and recent immigrants spent an estimated $153 billion on American properties in the year ending March 2017. That was a 49% increase over the previous year and the highest level since record-keeping began in 2009. The purchases accounted for 10% of the total value of existing home sales in the U.S. The report did not include new homes. To continue reading please click...

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Real estate CEO: Record-low housing inventory is ‘freaking us out’

Posted by on May 23, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Source:  CNBC The number of homes for sale in America has been falling steadily for the past year, but the situation is apparently getting much worse as spring demand heats up. “The inventory is reaching historic lows. It’s never declined faster than it did last month. It’s freaking us out — it’s affecting our business; it’s limiting our sales,” said Glenn Kelman, CEO of Seattle-based Redfin, a real estate firm. “We’re going to be fine in terms of market share, but I think the overall industry for the first time is seeing sales volume really...

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This Italian village is offering $2,175 in cash and $50 rents if you move there

Posted by on May 23, 2017 in Blog | 0 comments

Source  Matthew Diebel , USATODAY  Published 10:13 a.m. ET May 10, 2017 | Updated 1:37 p.m. ET May 10, 2017 Has the razza del ratto (rat race) got you down? Is life too febbrile (hectic) where you live? But are you worried you don’t have enough contanti (cash) to live a more peaceful life? Then you might be interested in the Italian hillside village of Bormida, which is about to offer a payment of €2,000 ($2,175) and rents as low as $50 a month to reverse its declining population. Bormida, located in the mountainous Liguria region – Genoa, about 50 miles away, is the nearest big city...

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Facebook Marketing for Real Estate Agents

Posted by on Jun 3, 2015 in Blog | 0 comments

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