Real estate professionals across the country found their own, sometimes unique, ways to pitch into the relief efforts to aid the victims of the Dec. 26 earthquake and tsunami that devastated many countries in South Asia. Here are some of the ways creative, bighearted REALTORS® have helped.
REALTOR® Magazine is pleased to present a special excellence in innovation series throughout 2005. This article kicks off the series, essays from scholars and well-known authors, on the elements of successful entrepreneurship.
Association health plans (AHPs) would bring large-group efficiencies to the small-group insurance market to make health insurance more affordable for professionals, such as real estate practitioners, who typically have to pay their own premiums.
REALTORS® are using their growing numbers to maintain their position at the center of the real estate transaction and boost their role as advocates for communities and families. That was the key message coming out of the 2004 REALTORS® Conference & Expo, which ran Nov. 4–8 in Orlando, Fla.
In real estate sales, there are no regular paychecks, tax withholdings, or automatic retirement savings. Follow these tips to effectively budget and manage your commission income—so that it catapults you to financial stability and success.
How will real estate markets be faring in five years? How will the business change? Where will your best opportunities lie? To answer these kinds of questions, you need to watch for signs—shifts in the market, technological breakthroughs, changes in consumer attitudes. That’s what we went looking for when we created this year’s list of 25 hot trends in real estate.