August, 2016

RE/MAX Commercial Again Ranked in Annual Industry Survey

RE/MAX Commercial®, part of the world’s most productive real estate network as measured by total residential transaction sides, has been ranked in National Real Estate Investor (NREI) magazine’s Top Brokers list for the sixth consecutive year. Source:: http://www.remax.com/newsroom/press-releases/remax-commercial-again-ranked-in-annual-industry-survey.htm

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Ditka’s Top 4 Tips for Winning On and Off the Field

The NFL Hall of Famer closed the 2016 BOC with game-changing insight August 2016 When you’ve reached the pinnacle of your profession, coaching and working alongside some of the greatest players in your field, you learn a bit about leadership and teamwork along the way. So there’s no doubt that NFL Hall of Famer Mike […]

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Master Bathroom Remodels Are Going High-Tech

By Melissa Dittmann Tracey, REALTOR® Magazine Home owners are increasingly investing to create luxurious, modernized master baths, according to the 2016 U.S. Houzz Bathroom Trends Survey of more than 2,100 home owners who are planning or recently completed a bathroom renovation project. Of those surveyed, 20 percent say they are updating the toilet; 12 percent […]

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Freddie CEO: 97% LTV product not driving first-time homebuyer market…yet

In an interview with HousingWire after the government-sponsored enterprise posted its second-quarter earnings, Donald Layton, Freddie Mac CEO, pointed out that 42% of non-refinance purchase buys were to fund loans to first-time homebuyers, which is the highest level in 10 years. Sounds interesting, right!? Click the link below to learn more. Source:: http://www.housingwire.com/blogs/1-rewired/post/37706-freddie-ceo-97-ltv-product-not-driving-first-time-homebuyer-marketyet

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Fifth-Annual Month of Miracles Kicks off in August

Every hour, 97 children undergo surgery at member Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals® (CMN Hospitals). In support of the millions of children treated each year across the U.S. and Canada, RE/MAX offices and agents are celebrating the fifth-annual RE/MAX Month of Miracles. We are thrilled with this program and helping children in need. Please read the […]

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Home sales are rising, so why isn’t inventory going up?

Two facts stand out in today’s housing market: rising home sales and flat/falling inventory. But if people are buying more homes, why aren’t there more homes for sale? Genworth Mortgage Insurance’s chief economist explains what exactly is going on and what it means for first-time homebuyers. Source:: http://www.housingwire.com/blogs/1-rewired/post/37693-home-sales-are-rising-so-why-isnt-inventory-going-up

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