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NAEBA Sharpening Its Rules

You may have heard of them. The National Association of Exclusive Buyer Agents known as NAEBA is an organization that brings together buyer-exclusive real estate agents. Since its establishment in 1995, it has been playing a significant and game-changing role on the real estate market. The reason of it’s importance is as clear as day: ... MORE

Portland Apartments on Fire

Big cities in America are steadily attracting young people who are known to be the moving force of the economy — including the real estate market — all over the country. Portland, Oregon, is one of those cities, and smart investors and businesses know their chance when they see it. This constant flood of productive individuals ... MORE

Crowdbuilding? Crowdfunding Real Estate

Crowdfunding has become all the rage, with companies like Kickstarter and Indiegogo leading the way, but crowdfunding real estate is still in its infancy. While there are definitely some risks associated with crowdfunding, and regulation is still unclear, it’s a great way for the average person to get involved in investments that otherwise wouldn’t be ... MORE

Understanding The HPSI

For the last few months, you may have been seeing the HPSI (Home Purchase Sentiment Index) being published. If you don’t know what it is, or how to use it, that’s not so surprising, as it’s a very new metric. Fannie Mae just started releasing HPSI data in September (with last August being their first ... MORE

Sharing Our Homes – #strandedinUS

If you didn’t catch the brief coverage on CNN (here’s the original article , and you’re not particularly active on social media, then you may have missed a particularly heartwarming example of Americans doing the charitable thing. In the wake of the Paris attack last week, even though airports remained open, there were many cancelled flights. It ... MORE

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