Realtors

One-third of real estate agents have bought or sold a ‘green’ home in the past year

Thirty-two percent of respondents to a National Association of Realtors survey say they have been involved in buying or selling a property that had green features in the past year. In an age when people are hyper focused on their homes and their livability due to the pandemic, properties with …

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Five quick tips to prepare your home for sale

There are so few homes on the market right now that you might think you have nothing more to do than place a sale sign in your backyard and the offers will come in. While some Erie County homes are selling in a few days, many homes are having a …

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Burton Village BPA Firm on sewer inspections despite protest by estate agents

Burton Village’s ordinance requiring point-of-sale sewer and water line inspections before door-to-door sales sparked a quick monologue of questions and comments from an area real estate agent at the meeting of the April 13 from the Public Affairs Council. Burton Village’s ordinance requiring point-of-sale sewer and water line inspections before …

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Most buyers can still afford a home despite record prices

Nationally, the median listing price for a home rose to $ 370,000 in March, according to the Monthly Housing Trends Report for March from Realtor.com, a 15.6% increase from March 2020 and a record price since Realtor.com started tracking listing prices in 2012. Additionally, Realtor.com reported that the number of …

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As Minnesota home sales rebound, inventory issues persist

According to a report by the Minnesota Realtors organization, March had 7,738 homes for sale in the state, up from 17,124 in March 2020. In addition, there was a 10.9% drop in new listings across Minnesota. “There is no doubt that we will be in a good seller’s market in …

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Discover this free housing fair in Clarksville

Are you preparing to sell? Want to buy? The Clarksville Real Estate Association’s Diversity Committee is hosting a free housing fair on Saturday, April 24 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Wilma Rudolph Event Center. Travis Recer, owner of Recer Home Group, said the area has “the most …

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Homes in black neighborhoods are undervalued by an average of $ 46,000

Two recent real estate studies shed light on how people of color have been consistently disadvantaged in the US real estate market for years and largely miss the country’s current situation. home buying spree. For nearly a decade, homes sold in predominantly black neighborhoods have been undervalued by an average …

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Alabama real estate agents weigh on growing housing demand

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) – The housing market was one of the few industries to survive the pandemic, however, with more people buying homes, experts fear a housing shortage. According to a recent Wall Street Journal report, the housing market would need at least 3.8 million single-family homes to meet demand. …

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Bahamian luxury real estate agent Tim Rodland explains why people are moving to the Bahamas

When the pandemic hit the world in early 2020, no one knew what to expect. People were forced to stay at home, wear masks in public places, and millions of people lost their jobs (in the United States alone). But something special has also come out of the pandemic … …

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