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Realogy CEO Richard A. Smith Addresses U.S. Senate

by Molly in Agents

Last week, Realogy president and CEO Richard A. Smith addressed the U.S. Senate Subcommittee on Housing, Transportation and Community Development on the current state of the U.S. housing market. Prior to presenting his testimony, Mr. Smith shared what he hoped to achieve by addressing the Subcommittee: “Given the housing sector’s substantial influence on all aspects [...]

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10 Best Markets for Real Estate Investors

by Molly in Buyers

Thinking about purchasing a home or an investment property? Open to relocation? Inman Real Estate News recently released a list of the 10 Best Markets for Real Estate Investors. Affordable housing markets allow for tremendous earning opportunities for buyers. Inman’s list is based on a number of critical factors including: high affordability, low and dropping [...]

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SURVEY: Mortgage Lending Poses Roadblock for Housing Market Recovery

by Molly in Agents Buyers Sellers

Today Century 21 revealed the results of a new survey gauging the impact of mortgage lending on the recovery of the housing market. The survey queried more than 1,500 of our real estate professionals including franchise owners, brokers, office managers and agents. The key takeaway? The lending environment is too constraining for potential homebuyers, slowing [...]

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