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Infographic: Year of the Dog (House)

Happy Chinese Lunar New Year! As we usher in the Year of the Dog, here are some tips from the National Association of REALTORS® to make your pooch more comfortable in your home.   For more information, check out...
February 16, 2018

Infographic: Home is Where the Heart Is

Does your relationship status influence your home buying choices? For Valentine’s Day the National Association of REALTORS® created this infographic highlighting information on how our love lives affect our real estate preferences.   For more information check out the...
February 13, 2018

Infographic: 2018 Home Price Predictions

The National Association of REALTORS® estimates that home prices will increase in the U.S. around 2 percent on average in 2018, but some individual states are predicted to see more growth or in sames cases decreases. Here is an...
February 8, 2018

Infographic: Home Resolutions

If your 2018 New Year’s Resolution is to buy a home, check out the National Association of REALTORS® advice for making it a reality!...
January 22, 2018

Infographic: Space Places

If the latest Star Wars movie inspired you to expand your universe to include more intergalactic adventure, the National Association of REALTORS® has some information on some of the most out-of-this-world cities in America....
December 18, 2017

Story Idea: Clever Cures for the Worst of Winter

Cold weather can keep homeowners cooped up inside for months, so why not use that time to take on some quick and easy DIY home repairs! For homeowners who are not that handy, they can take on projects as...
December 5, 2017

Down Payments Across the U.S.

A majority of buyers finance their home purchase with a down payment of 6 percent or less. How much does that actually amount to? Here is what a 6 percent down payment looks like in 5 major U.S. housing...
November 28, 2017

Thanksgiving: Food and Real Estate

It’s almost that time of year, where we sit down with friends and family to eat way too much food and reflect on what we are most thankful for this past year. Here are a few facts about Thanksgiving...
November 22, 2017

Student Loan Debt Keeps Millennials From Buying Homes, Starting Businesses

Real estate industry experts and researchers  presented data and discussed the effects of student loan debt on millennials’ ability to participate in the housing market and own a business, during a panel titled “Digging Out: Growing Your Business While...

Detailed Data Can Help Curb Condo Confusion

Agents, appraisers and lenders discussed the importance of being educated on the specifics of a condominium building or project when selling a condo unit, during a panel yesterday at the 2017 REALTORS® Conference & Expo. During the panel “Dispelling...