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3 Ways to Improve Customer Connections

NAR Daily News Magazine - February 12, 2018 - 12:00am

Find out how to become a better acquaintance with your clients, work harder to anticipate their needs, and show more empathy for their situation...

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McMansions Back on the Rise?

NAR Daily News Magazine - February 12, 2018 - 12:00am

Smaller homes may be generating more buzz lately, but many cities are still building supersized properties. Find out which U.S. metros have the...

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Here's how a 5% mortgage rate would roil the US housing market

Real Estate CNBC - February 12, 2018 - 12:00am
Some buyers would slow or quit their home search if mortgage rates hit 5 percent.
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Here’s an inside look at the Olympic Villages

Real Estate CNBC - February 9, 2018 - 1:18pm
Athletes from more than 90 countries will live here during the 2018 Winter Olympics
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Wells Fargo Honors ‘Guardian Angel’

NAR Daily News Magazine - February 9, 2018 - 12:00am

Cynthia Shafer—a 2002 Good Neighbor Award winner—received an unexpected gift for her nonprofit, Bedz for Kidz, from the Wells Fargo...

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Bitcoin Volatility Leaves Its Future Unknown

NAR Daily News Magazine - February 9, 2018 - 12:00am

The value of the cryptocurrency has been on a roller coaster. Does that mean it’s just a fad, or could it actually have the power to...

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Real estate is seen as a hedge against inflation

Real Estate CNBC - February 8, 2018 - 4:24pm
Allocations into real estate are still strong even with higher interest rates expected as income from properties should also rise, says Stuart Crow of JLL.
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BOE not as obsessed with UK house prices as general public: Panmure Gordon

Real Estate CNBC - February 8, 2018 - 7:29am
Panmure Gordon Chief Economist Simon French and Elsa Lignos, global head of FX strategy at RBC Capital Markets, discuss the U.K. property market.
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Middle East real estate mogul urges caution over balance sheets in 2019

Real Estate CNBC - February 8, 2018 - 4:05am
"We are still missing infrastructure in the Middle East," says Emaar Properties founder Mohamed Alabbar.
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Middle East real estate tycoon warns of a rocky 2019 — but says region is ripe for investment

Real Estate CNBC - February 8, 2018 - 2:28am
A mogul of Middle East real estate development, Emaar Properties Chairman Mohamed Alabbar, said that the region has plenty of development opportunities despite geopolitical tensions.
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Homeowner Shot After Threatening Contractor

NAR Daily News Magazine - February 8, 2018 - 12:00am

A real estate agent found herself in the middle of a spat between a homeowner and a remodeling contractor in Laguna Woods, Calif.

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Utility Bills May Be Getting Cheaper

NAR Daily News Magazine - February 8, 2018 - 12:00am

Utility companies will pay less tax from a recent tax overhaul, and many are planning to pass those savings on to customers.

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Immigration Concerns Rattle Some Real Estate Moves

NAR Daily News Magazine - February 8, 2018 - 12:00am

Heightened concerns over the nation’s immigration policies caused some homeowners to sell their home or not buy at the end of last year, a...

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The True Silent Sufferers in Housing

NAR Daily News Magazine - February 8, 2018 - 12:00am

It’s not millennials who are having the toughest time breaking into the housing market, a new study shows.

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Denver Officials Want to End ‘Slot Homes’

NAR Daily News Magazine - February 8, 2018 - 12:00am

City officials are seeking a moratorium on this popular type of multiunit construction that is often detested by locals for its appearance....

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Mortgage volume barely budges ahead of busy spring season

Real Estate CNBC - February 7, 2018 - 9:37am
Some borrowers may have jumped to get the last low rates now, fearing rates will move even higher in the coming weeks.
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Mortgage volume stalls as rates rise to the highest level in four years

Real Estate CNBC - February 7, 2018 - 7:00am
Some borrowers may have jumped to get the last low rates now, fearing rates will move even higher in the coming weeks.
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Large part of our fourth quarter loan losses was down to Carillion, says Handelsbanken CEO

Real Estate CNBC - February 7, 2018 - 5:01am
Anders Bouvin speaks about his institution's involvement with fallen U.K. contractor Carillion.
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Renters Are Getting Frustrated

NAR Daily News Magazine - February 7, 2018 - 12:00am

The majority of renters say they want to own a home in the future and believe that homeownership is a critical piece of the American dream. But...

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Could the Inventory Crunch Worsen?

NAR Daily News Magazine - February 7, 2018 - 12:00am

Housing permits, a gauge for new-home activity, sunk by significant numbers across the country at the end of 2017. Fewer new homes in the pipeline...

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