Monthly Archives: March 2014

Cash-Out Or Cash-In: Which Refinance Should You Get?

Mortgage rates went up marginally during the last few months. Still, rates are low enough to consider refinancing. Rates may go up in the coming months, so if you are planning to refinance now is the time to submit your […]

Attention Real Estate Agents! Are You Prepared?

The housing sector is witnessing very positive signs of recovery. Renewed customer interest is catalyzing more mortgaging, refinancing, and house buying queries. However, this doesn’t mean that every business unit is flourishing. Are you really prepared to survive and thrive […]

Direct Consumer Benefits with Big Data

As customers share more data about their home buying decisions, their social conversations and online browsing patterns gain more value. However, they shouldn’t feel threatened. This kind of data tracking pays back in the form of better packaged products. For […]

How to Improve the Chances of Your Home Getting Sold

Sellers have a tough time coming to terms with the fact that their home didn’t sell during the first listing period. Don’t lose heart if your listing fails! Even when the market is super-hot, roughly 1 in 4 home listings […]

The Psychology of Real Estate Investment

Despite the hammering dealt by recessionary trends, real estate has continued to be a preferred investment zone for some investors. Buying preferences and home ownerships dynamics have witnessed many changes in the recent past. However, some individuals will always have […]

Insurance Professionals Should Consider Training Event for Social Security

If you are an insurance professional, you can now register for a one-day live training event in Atlanta that will train and educate you on assisting baby boomers with Social Security claiming advice. According to an article on, about […]

Get Ready to Test Your Big Data Preparedness

The big data transformation is underway. Real estate businesses realize that their management roles and product development methodologies need to become more data-driven. Overall, big data is new to most companies. Many of them can get easily overwhelmed by its […]

Social Media Marketing Tenets

By leveraging the power of social media marketing and content, you can elevate your customer base and audience dramatically. If you’re just getting started with your business, this guide will help in building brand buzz and boosting your bottom line. […]

Remodeling Tips for an Energy-Efficient Home

Thinking about remodeling? Why don’t you incorporate ways to reduce your utility bills? Remodeling is a great opportunity to improve your home’s energy efficiency and air quality. By adding some cost effective upgrades to your home remodeling plan, you can […]

Five Best Practices for Buying a Home

If you want to land your dream home, you will have to follow some unwritten rules. These are some best practices that are followed by both sellers and brokers. Let’s take a look at them: Make an offer only after […]