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Firmly Rooted: Why LeadingRE’s Family Firms Continue to Thrive

Editor’s Note: This is the cover story in the April 2020 issue of RISMedia’s Real Estate magazine. Subscribe today. While much of the narrative surrounding the real estate landscape today is dominated by tech start-ups and corporate- or venture-funded companies, this industry’s roots were planted by entrepreneurs—those who started out with a couple of agents, a […]

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Power Brokers: ‘Constant Communication Is More Essential Now Than Ever Before’

Editor’s Note: Before the coronavirus pandemic progressed in the U.S., RISMedia asked Power Brokers to offer their take on the upcoming year, from the current and future market outlook, to overall strengths and weaknesses. Below are excerpts of their perspectives, included in RISMedia’s 32nd Annual Power Broker Report.  Hadi Atri, President & CEO, RE/MAX Executive    […]

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The New Face of Franchising

Leading Independents Unite to Create Corcoran Global Living In February, the Corcoran Group, Realogy’s premier lifestyle brand operating in New York City, Miami, The Hamptons, N.Y., and Palm Beach, Fla., announced its first foray into the franchising arena—and its first-ever West Coast presence—with the formation of the new brand Corcoran Global Living. While the venture […]

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What to Do If You Can’t Pay Your Loans During the Coronavirus

(TNS)—James Bullard, president of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, recently predicted that in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, U.S. unemployment numbers may hit 30 percent in the second quarter. Considering nearly four in 10 Americans would have to borrow money to cover a $1,000 emergency, it’s easy to see how many will […]

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Coronavirus Aid: For You, Your Business and Your Clients

On March 27, President Trump signed the Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act, a $2 trillion emergency spending bill, into law. After some back and forth in the House, the CARES Act was approved and moved to the Senate, where it was immediately directed to President Trump. The CARES Act is meant to […]

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Leveraging Video to Stay Front and Center

Ariana Loucas REALTOR® RE/MAX Allegiance Washington, D.C. Region Served: D.C. Metro Area Years in Real Estate: 14 Number of Offices: 15 Number of Agents: 300 Why is it so important for agents to use video in their marketing and communications? Technology is always evolving, and agents need to do the same. While photos speak a […]

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Power Brokers: ‘Let’s Find More Ways to Come Together’

Editor’s Note: Before the coronavirus pandemic progressed in the U.S., RISMedia asked Power Brokers to offer their take on the upcoming year, from the current and future market outlook, to overall strengths and weaknesses. Below are excerpts of their perspectives, included in RISMedia’s 32nd Annual Power Broker Report.  Hadi Atri, President & CEO, RE/MAX Executive  […]

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Why Creating Systems, Not Goals, Is Key to Luxury Real Estate Success

Why does it seem like the most successful luxury real estate agents have more hours in the day than the rest of us? There are many paths to luxury real estate success, but all paths are paved with reliable systems. We’re constantly told that setting goals is the ultimate key to getting ahead, but something […]

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New Webinar Series From RPR®: Use This Downtime to Up Your Skills

NAR PULSE—REALTORS® across the country might find a few more hours on their hands as people stay home to flatten the curve of coronavirus. Turn this extra time into an opportunity to bolster your business skills by signing up for our webinar series or check out all the RPR® online educational resources, such as video […]

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Coronavirus in Crowded Spaces: How Apartments and Communities Could Help Lessen Spread

As the coronavirus crisis develops and its scope widens, community concerns have sprung up, especially in residential spaces. Because of the “cluster” nature of the virus, communities must not only protect residents, but also limit public spread, both on the part of the property—whether an association or board, developer or owner—and residents and tenants. Any […]

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