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Each weekday, REALTOR ® Magazine applies a real estate lens to top headlines from major news sources and trend reports, alongside timely updates from NAR.
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Toys ‘R’ Us Closures Prompt Spike in Retail Vacancies

July 5, 2018 - 1:00am

Vacancies are growing in the retail sector after the closings across the country of the former toy giant.

 
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Young Adults Don’t Like to Live Alone

July 5, 2018 - 1:00am

More young adults are taking on roommates and housemates or living with their parents.

 
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Have a Negative Yelp Review? Too Bad, Court Says

July 5, 2018 - 1:00am

A California Supreme Court decision this week may have national implications for those who have customers review their business and services online.

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Lower Rates Lately Aren’t Enticing More Borrowers

July 5, 2018 - 1:00am

Even a sharp drop in mortgage interest rates last week wasn’t enough to get mortgage applications moving much.

 
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June’s Hottest Housing Markets Offer Some Surprises

July 5, 2018 - 1:00am

Californian cities no longer dominate realtor.com®’s top-performing housing markets. Find out which cities are getting more buyers looking and seeing homes selling faster.

 
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When and How Much Should You Water Your Lawn?

July 3, 2018 - 1:00am

Help your clients learn lawn care tips that will boost their curb appeal.

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Freddie: Young, Aspiring Homeowners Stuck Until 2025

July 3, 2018 - 1:00am

The rising cost of housing is the biggest hurdle for young adults to overcome, and they may be sidelined for several more years to come.

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Single Women Over 55 Double Their Buying Force

July 3, 2018 - 1:00am

They’re the fastest-growing buyer segment since 1981, according to new research.

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Agent Celebrates Fourth of July With 1,000 Flags

July 3, 2018 - 1:00am

Real estate pro Silvia Madriaga has decorated her community in Destin, Fla., with American flags for the past 19 years.

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More Investors Plan to Cash in on Short-Term Rental Trend

July 3, 2018 - 1:00am

A higher percentage of vacation and rental property owners say they will convert their homes to STRs this year, according to NAR research.

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Big Cities With the Best Rental Bargains

July 3, 2018 - 1:00am

See which ZIP codes offer the most promise for urban dwellers hunting for cheaper rent.

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Coworking Spaces Influence Shift in Commercial Demand

July 2, 2018 - 1:00am

Landlords and investors are showing interest in offices that can be rejiggered for communal use, which may lead to changes in leasing practice.

 
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4 Renovation Myths Reality TV Shows Propagate

July 2, 2018 - 1:00am

Home improvement programs misguide consumers about the time and effort it takes to remodel a home. Disavow your clients of these common misconceptions.

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Does a Shark Tank Make This Home Stand Out?

July 2, 2018 - 1:00am

Luxury developers are incorporating extravagant amenities into spec homes to steal buyers’ attention.

 
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Some Design Trends Create Noise Pollution in Homes

July 2, 2018 - 1:00am

Luxury owners spend big bucks for “acoustic consultants” to solve noise problems enabled by open floor plans and smart-home gadgetry.

 
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Millennials Take Extreme Measures to Afford a Home

July 2, 2018 - 1:00am

More than a third are working a second job just to cover a down payment, while others use more oddball tactics to build savings.

 
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Report: Urban Population Growth Rivals That of Suburbia

July 2, 2018 - 1:00am

Even as people flock to live downtown, concerns about housing affordability in urban cores remain, according to a new report.

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8 Nabbed in Cybercrime Ring Targeting Real Estate

June 29, 2018 - 1:00am

The FBI, along with authorities overseas, has accused alleged fraudsters of using fake emails to steal millions from people and companies involved in property transactions.

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Where $117K Is Considered ‘Low-Income’

June 29, 2018 - 1:00am

The Department of Housing and Urban Development has released new guidelines for who is able to qualify for housing assistance, and the threshold in one city will shock you.

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Commercial Properties See Major Tax Hikes

June 29, 2018 - 1:00am

In some areas of the country, tax assessments have surged 300 percent, according to reports.

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