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Chicago Agent magazine takes home NAREE Award
Chicago Agent magazine takes home NAREE Award

Chicago Agent magazine has received a bronze award for Best Residential Real Estate Trade Magazine Story by the National Association of Real Estate Editors (NAREE). Held virtually on December 9th, the 70th annual Real Estate Journalism Awards competition — open

Offerpad hires two new executives
Offerpad hires two new executives

Real estate tech company Offerpad has expanded its executive team.

August is the new May for peak home sales
August is the new May for peak home sales

Peak homebuying season has shifted to the end of summer, according to realtor.com.

4 Reasons to Hire a Virtual Assistant
4 Reasons to Hire a Virtual Assistant

Brokers can delegate a multitude of tasks to workers equipped to handle them from a remote location. Learn how such a set-up can benefit your business.

Boston sees highest national rates of home flipping
Boston sees highest national rates of home flipping

Nationwide, home flippers saw a 36.7% return on their investment in the first quarter of 2020.

Helping renters become buyers in today’s market
Helping renters become buyers in today’s market

While the world may be on pause right now, the housing market is still moving along. Brian Buffini shares some techniques for helping first-time buyers feel comfortable and confident during uncertain times.

What the ‘stickiness’ of home prices means for your clients
What the ‘stickiness’ of home prices means for your clients

A new report by First American Financial Corporation shows housing “may be better positioned than many believe” for recovery.

A quarter of Realtors have sold homes sight unseen
A quarter of Realtors have sold homes sight unseen

A National Association of Realtors survey shows that one in 10 members have either seen their business grow or remain flat under COVID-19.

How Boston agents are dealing with COVID-19, Insta-style
How Boston agents are dealing with COVID-19, Insta-style

In this time of social distancing, there’s a fair amount of scrolling through social media happening. But it’s not all doom and gloom. Check out these posts highlighting acts of goodwill, charity and positivity from the local real estate community. 

What’s behind the racial homeownership gap?
What’s behind the racial homeownership gap?

Black homeownership is lagging well behind the national average, and NAR wants to understand why.

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