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After 15 years in real estate, Scottsdale, Arizona-based realtor Jeff Sibbach of Realty One Group's Sibbach Team is no stranger to dealing with homeowner associations (HOAs) and the rules they create for their individual communities. But after having over $250 worth of open house signs thrown away at ...
The National Association of Realtors ® has announced a new internal organizational structure and changes to its senior management team to more effectively and efficiently serve its 1.3 million realtor ® members. "This reorganization reflects the promise I made when I was named CEO last August to ...

Bobik believes Move will settle the lawsuit, but he hopes that sharing his experience will prompt a change in the culture on the sales floor at and impel the National Association of Realtors (NAR) to take "swift action." NAR owns, but Move subsidiary RealSelect runs the site on behalf ...
Fayette Board of realtors recently honored two agents from SWC Realty by naming Rachel Linderman realtor of the Year and Cory Cavinee Rookie of the Year. "They work hard and both are outstanding real estate agents,'' said Jackie Fiano of Uniontown, board president when the awards were ...
It seemed legally risky but he told me that Homie had blown up in the area over the past year, promising to handle all the paperwork while cutting out the middleman, the closing costs and the whopping six percent commission often associated with a realtor. Johnny Hanna, who had previously developed ...
Home sales, the number of homes listed, the number of pending sales and the median sale price in the Charlottesville metropolitan area were all up in 2017, as compared with 2016, according to the Charlottesville Area Association of realtors' quarterly report. Even categories that went down indicate that ...
For instance: In 2018, homeowners can deduct mortgage interest on loans up to $750,0000. That's down from $1 million, but keep in mind that, according to® data, the median list price for a home is only $270,000. As such, this change is expected to affect just 1.3% of new mortgages, mostly in ...
And the housing shortage will likely get worse before it gets better: data predict inventory will remain tight in the first part of this year, ... too, accounting for 22% of all home sales transactions in November 2017 (up from 20% in October), according to the National Association of Realtors®.
Remy, 45, a real estate agent, is president of the Northland Community Council. He will replace Zach Klein, the former council president who was elected city attorney in November. The council term runs through the end of 2019. Remy will be sworn in at a later, as-yet-undetermined date, though he is ...
Buyers comparing similar homes--say, with the same floor plan or square footage--might be willing to pay more for additional features such as an in-ground pool, says Ramonita Acevedo, a realtor® with Coldwell banker Residential Real Estate in Miramar, FL. "Often a price increase could be justified in ...
Against the wishes of dozens of activists gathered outside Columbus City Hall, City Council members appointed a realtor to fill the latest vacancy on the governing body. Council members on Monday picked Emmanuel Remy to fill the seat vacated by Zach Klein, who left the body to become the next city ...
This past Saturday, the Burbank Assn. of realtors Community Service Foundation teamed up with Bike Angels, which, since 2009, has collected, cleaned, repaired and restored used bicycles to look like new, and ... "A bike is just about the most important thing a kid can get," said realtor Alisa Cunningham. ® partnered with Builders Digital Experience (BDX) to deliver a special edition of its 2018 Housing Forecast today at The NAHB International Builders' Show®. The forecast predicts a growing economy and positive demographic trends, creating opportunities in the housing market despite the ...
Amazon last year tested a "Hire a realtor" button on its website, Corey said, suggesting the online retailer could be looking to disrupt yet another industry. Corey said the Amazon link sought a ZIP code from respondents and indicated a service was "coming soon." "The point is, a lot of disruption is coming ...
While supply and affordability constraints are indeed making home buying a challenging endeavor for many households, data from the National Association of Realtors®' 2017 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers reveals some hopeful news: an overwhelming majority of successful buyers obtained a ...
Swedish death cleaning might sound like some odd Scandinavian detective noir series on Netflix, but it's actually the latest home organizing trend--one that some say could actually change your life. Remember Japanese tidiness guru Marie Kondo, whose 2014 book, "The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying ...

Richard H. "Dick" Batt, of Venice, Fla., a retired Buffalo area realtor, died unexpectedly Dec. 7 in Venice ... He was past president of real estate boards in Buffalo, Tonawanda and Niagara Falls, and served as regional vice president and governor of the New York state Association of realtors. Active in the ...
Columbus, Ohio - Members of Columbus City Council have appointed a local realtor to the council to fill the seat vacated by Zach Klein. Emmanuel Remy, the president of the Northland Community Council, was appointed during the Columbus City Council meeting Monday evening. Klein, the former ...
Michelle Mills Clement, currently president and CEO of the Commercial brokers Association in Seattle and association executive for the Washington state Commercial Association of realtors, has been named the new CEO of the Chicago Association of realtors to succeed long-standing leader Ginger ...
The Santa Fe Association of realtors awarded Susan Orth CRS, ePRO, with the 2017 realtor of the Year award. Susan is owner and qualifying broker of City Different Realty, a locally owned brokerage since 1984. Susan is known for her integrity, customer service, attention to detail and commitment to ...
Some potential renters in California meet an unusual assistant when they show up for a tour of their new dream home -- a robot realtor named "Zenny" that gives a tour of the house, wirelessly connected to high-tech property management startup Zenplace. The mercury News recently followed one ...
Meanwhile, realtors in Washington, Nevada, Nebraska, Wisconsin, Kentucky, Tennessee, South Carolina, Delaware and Rhode Island expect their market to be "very strong" (75+ points) in 2018. When it comes to the sales pace for townhomes and condominiums, the outlook remains relatively robust with ...
Vincent Frezzo of Bridgehampton, an agent at Douglas Elliman Real Estate in Bridgehampton, has been elected vice president of the Long Island Board of realtors, Hamptons chapter. Michael Locorriere of West Islip, executive VP and director of municipal banking at Empire National Bank in Islandia, has ...
The Siskiyou Association of realtors' annual party celebration on Dec. 8 at the Lake Shastina Golf Resort included installation of its 2018 Board of Directors, an award ceremony and a Siskiyou domestic violence & Crisis Center donation. The Siskiyou Association of realtors' annual party celebration on ...
The new slate of officers and directors for the Ventura County Coastal Association of realtors has taken office. The new president is Matt Capritto, an agent with Berkshire Hathaway Home Services California Properties. Capritto has been a realtor for more than 30 years and lives in Ventura. The new ...
Hettinga new president of realtors Association of New Mexico ... She was named Las Cruces realtor® of the Year in 2006. ... committees, including serving as the 2018 Immediate Past Chair of Land Use, Property rights and Environmental committee for the National Association of Realtors®.
Mrs. McElroy is a realtor for Ebby and also co-owns the contracting company that flipped the house with her husband, Roger. The Beckwiths claim the McElroys and Ebby lied in the Seller's Disclosure when, among other things, they promised new plastic pipes. But Scott said he discovered PVC is attached ...
"For our market it's fairly common" to have a mortgage of $750,000 or more, said Mack Mendenhall, an associate broker at Jackson Hole Real Estate Associates, the local Christie's affiliate, and a former president of the Teton Board of realtors. When the idea of eliminating the deduction was made public ...
According to senior economist Joseph Kirchner, in the long term, the mortgage interest rate deduction (MID) limitation will affect only 1.3 percent of homeowners nationally, but those will be concentrated in large, high-cost metros. The long lines around the country of homeowners waiting to ...
NM realtors turn over new leadership for 2018 ... She was named Las Cruces realtor® of the Year in 2006. ... state and national committees, including serving as the 2018 Immediate Past Chair of Land Use, Property rights and Environmental committee for the National Association of Realtors®.
Ah, January. The time of new beginnings, new resolutions, and, in most of the country, a seemingly endless stretch of cold and gloom. We get it: You just want to hibernate, catch up on "The Crown," and scroll Instagram. But before you take up permanent residence on the couch (or treadmill, if you're on that ...
BURLEY -- Marion Wadsworth, with Century 21, was recognized as the 2017 realtor of the Year by the Mini-Cassia Association of realtors. ... Wadsworth has been the Idaho realtors south-district vice-president for two years, where she also worked on various state committees; she was recently ...
Before the Luxor casino in Las Vegas was even a twinkle in a developer's eye, Henderson, NV, architect Harry Wilson was busy building his dream home. The resulting twin pyramids built by Wilson were described by the Las Vegas Sun as "a giant discarded Madonna bra, one pointy side larger than the ...
For the multimillion-dollar price tag, a presumably wealthy buyer will acquire three full-floor units, plus a grand triplex penthouse. All units are currently set up as luxury residential income-producing properties. There's also commercial space on the ground floor to bring in even more income. The entire ...
Macomb's Lincoln school Principal Kimberly Gillam and Assistant Principal Steve Horrell accept a $1,568.37 check from the Lamoine Valley realtors Chapter of the Peoria Area Association of realtors for the "Boots for Kids" program. Representing the LVR Chapter of PAAR are (from left) Paula Clark, ...
Mid-week open houses are also a time to allow other realtors to tour the home and determine if they may have a potential buyer. An open house requires more marketing than just putting a sign in the front yard. Your realtor's marketing plan may include advertising the open house in the classified section ...
As a licensed but non-practicing realtor, I have access to the Multiple Listing Service and to reports that show every sale in which a particular agent was the listing agent, selling agent or both. So I was able to verify exactly how many sales the four have had overall, and where they were. Agent No.
Sellers sometimes think their realtor hasn't met expectations when some other Realtor finds the buyer. This always seems odd to me, until I realize that many sellers do not understand all the promotional work realtors do behind the scenes. The reason other realtors know about the property is because ...
Bill Lease will serve as the president of the Cambria Somerset Association of realtors. He has been a licensed realtor since 1986 and is broker of RE/MAX Power Associates, which he owns and operates along with his wife, Sue Lease. He is a member of the Pennsylvania Association of realtors' ...
editors note: Gary is off this week. We think he's trying to close on a house for Santa and Mrs. Claus, but he won't confirm or deny those ultimate snowbirds will be coming south for good. Gary did leave this in our stocking for your holiday reading. it's a realtor's take on 'Twas the Night Before Christmas, ...
A realtor who sold the Montana Island Lodge last week for roughly $1 million less than its lowest asking price -- and $5 million less than the original price -- is on ... "I think my success over the last few years speaks to the fact that other realtors are willing to work with me," Bergquist said in an email.
Dana Bull is a realtor and real estate investor based in Massachusetts. She aims to help homebuyers make ... A lot are administrative personnel working behind the scenes, but a few are heavy hitters -- there are realtors, loan officers, attorneys, escrow and title agents, just to name a few. Note: just because your friend has a ...
The event, organized by the South Shore realtors® Community Service Committee, raised $14,000 to assist Habitat for Humanity of Greater Plymouth and South Shore Habitat for Humanity build homes for veterans. South Shore realtors® is the second largest realtor® Trade Association in Massachusetts ...
realtor of the Year and new group president announced. At the annual Greater Erie Board of realtors holiday luncheon, Erie County realtors celebrated the end of one year and the beginning of another. Stacey Santos was named Realtor of the Year. Santos, the 2014 GEBOR president and a Realtor at ...
While there, Stacy was a property manager which got her thinking about real estate careers and in 2009, she became a realtor. When Mike got out of the army in 2011, he spent several years as a Department of Defense private contractor before deciding to join Stacy in the real estate business in 2016.
For the second week in a row, the South Florida Mecca has the most expensive new listing on®. Behold the $42 million penthouse in the upscale Echo Brickell building. "It's beautiful. It's totally unique," says listing agent Lourdes Gutierrez. While the unit is still raw space, the finishes are set to be ...
editors note: The story has been update to omit the use of the word realtor. A Realtor is a licensed real estate professional who is a member of the National Association of Realtors. Levine was not a member of the organization. A local real estate agent was sentenced to prison after admitting to an ...
... fall by up to 9.5 percent. The plan could be more advantageous for commercial real estate owners who own properties via pass-through companies. is a NewsCorp. company, and it operates under a National Association of Realtors license. NAR has been a very vocal opponent of the tax bill.
Houston is a resilient city. Houston has been through a lot this past year, especially with the Memorial Day flood and Hurricane Harvey. Yet, Houston continues to be a top place to live. "Our city has continued to grow and remains one of the most affordable places to live in the nation. Our real estate market ...


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