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Mortgage Broker Andy Elder Featured as December Cover Story for Top Agent Magazine

  BINGHAM FARMS, Mich./ Dec. 17, 2018 (STL.News) Michigan-based mortgage lender and broker Andy Elder has been featured on the cover of the December issue of Top Agent Magazine’s nationwide mortgage edition. Top Agent Magazine is a premier real estate publication featuring the foremost real estate agents, mortgage professionals, and affiliates in the USA, Europe, … Continue reading Mortgage Broker Andy Elder Featured as December Cover Story for Top Agent Magazine

NextGen, BIX Real, and REM signed agreements to give makeover to the Real Estate Industry with the release of the Bitcoin House

  PHOENIX/ OCTOBER 31, 2018 (STL.News) Next Generation Living Homes, Inc.’s CEO-Founder, Mr. DZahr, has signed agreements with BIX Real Corporation BixReal.io and has become an advisor for the tokenization of the Bitcoin House to raise capital for the NextGen Bitcoin Blockchain homes. BIX Real payment system will allow the Buyers of Bitcoin Homes to … Continue reading NextGen, BIX Real, and REM signed agreements to give makeover to the Real Estate Industry with the release of the Bitcoin House

Realty ONE Group Founder & CEO Named RISMedia’s 2019 Real Estate Newsmaker

  LAGUNA NIGUEL, CALIF./ OCTOBER 17, 2018 (STL.News) Realty ONE Group, one of the nation’s fastest-growing franchisors, is pleased to share that the company’s Founder and CEO, Kuba Jewgieniew, has been selected as a RISMedia 2019 Real Estate Newsmaker. The news comes shortly after Realty ONE Group was recently named a Top 200+ Franchise by … Continue reading Realty ONE Group Founder & CEO Named RISMedia’s 2019 Real Estate Newsmaker

Nexus Announces Its Brand Refresh

FALLS CHURCH, VA./ SEPTEMBER 06, 2018 (STL.News) Nexus, a leading provider of automated accounts payable (AP) and payments software for the Real Estate industry, today unveiled the next evolution of its brand. Formerly Nexus Systems, the company introduced its newly shortened name, reimagined logo, and updated visual identity. They also announced their brand slogan: When … Continue reading Nexus Announces Its Brand Refresh

SACRAMENTO, Calif | Rent control fuels costliest fight on California 2018 ballot

SACRAMENTO, Calif— A Los Angeles-based health care nonprofit known for funding controversial ballot measures is waging an expensive battle with the real estate industry over rent control in California. The AIDS Healthcare Foundation has poured more than $12 million into a November initiative it’s spearheading. The measure known as Proposition 10 would let cities and … Continue reading SACRAMENTO, Calif | Rent control fuels costliest fight on California 2018 ballot

CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® WomanUP!® Conference opens next week

LOS ANGELES/ June 20, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — In an effort to inspire women to step into real estate brokerage leadership, the CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® (C.A.R.) will present its second WomanUP!® Conference to be held June 28-29 at the JW Marriott LA Live in Los Angeles. The two-day conference is part of C.A.R.’s women’s outreach … Continue reading CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS® WomanUP!® Conference opens next week

Ten-X Commercial Surpasses $20 Billion in Total Sales Volume

IRVINE, Calif. and SILICON VALLEY, Calif./ June 11, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Ten-X Commercial, the nation’s leading online and only end-to-end transaction platform for commercial real estate, today announced that it has transacted $20 billion in commercial real estate since the platform’s inception. As the real estate industry continues to embrace technology solutions, the Ten-X Commercial … Continue reading Ten-X Commercial Surpasses $20 Billion in Total Sales Volume

RealFoundations’ r3 Managed Services Platform, Powered by Yardi, Helps Real Estate Companies Run Better

DALLAS/ June 8, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — RealFoundations (‘RF’), one of the world’s foremost providers of consulting and managed services for the real estate industry, today announced the rollout of its r3 Managed Services platform, which will enable clients to achieve better back office outcomes. The platform is powered by Yardi, a global leader in technology … Continue reading RealFoundations’ r3 Managed Services Platform, Powered by Yardi, Helps Real Estate Companies Run Better

JLL Spark announces $100 million global venture fund

SAN FRANCISCO/ June 8, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — JLL Spark, a division of JLL (NYSE: JLL), announced today the creation of JLL Spark Global Venture Fund, which plans to invest up to $100 million in companies focused on leveraging technology to improve everything from real estate development and management to leasing and investing, while enhancing the … Continue reading JLL Spark announces $100 million global venture fund

Interluxe to Auction Landmark Miami Bayfront Home Without Reserve

MIAMI/ June 4, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Amongst lush tropical palms and wandering peacocks is Miami’s prestigious Coconut Grove neighborhood, an award-winning, resort-style home looks out over its own private dock to Biscayne Bay. Previously listed at $5.9 million, it now represents a once-in-a-lifetime ownership opportunity as it is offered for absolute auction with no minimum … Continue reading Interluxe to Auction Landmark Miami Bayfront Home Without Reserve

NAR: Acting Director Mulvaney, Panelists Discuss Future of the CFPB and Real Estate Regulatory Policy

WASHINGTON/ May 15, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — The Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection plans to eliminate regulation by enforcement and increase regulatory clarity, according to speakers at the Regulatory Issues Forum at the 2018 REALTORS® Legislative Meetings & Trade Expo. The high-profile session, keynoted by CFPB Acting Director Mick Mulvaney, focused on regulatory policy concerns important … Continue reading NAR: Acting Director Mulvaney, Panelists Discuss Future of the CFPB and Real Estate Regulatory Policy

Real Estate Photography Company Offers a Look into Listing’s Neighborhood

PHILADELPHIA/ May 15, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) –HomeJab, a tech company specializing in media production for the real estate industry, has created packages to incorporate neighborhood video and photos into real estate listings. These packages, called Neighborhood Only and Neighborhood and Listing, include photos and video. These packages were created to fit the demands of real estate … Continue reading Real Estate Photography Company Offers a Look into Listing’s Neighborhood

Saving Time and Closing Deals Faster with the NAR Transaction Management Benefit

FRASER, Mich./ May 11, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — zipLogix™, the industry leader in real estate transaction management software and creators of zipForm®, today released a new video highlighting the experiences of REALTORS® who use zipForm® Plus, part of the Transaction Management Benefit provided by the National Association of REALTORS® to its members and delivered through zipLogix™ … Continue reading Saving Time and Closing Deals Faster with the NAR Transaction Management Benefit

Record Tourism Numbers Lead to Increased Grand Cayman Real Estate Activity

MAY 02, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) –With increasing stay-over tourism numbers to the Cayman Islands, experts in the local real estate industry say the jurisdiction is poised to reap the rewards. The tri-island Caribbean nation recorded its best stay-over visitation figures yet in 2017 with 418,403 stayover visitors, a record-breaking increase of nearly nine percent over 2016. … Continue reading Record Tourism Numbers Lead to Increased Grand Cayman Real Estate Activity

Coldwell Banker The Real Estate Group Adds Adwerx To Agent Marketing Program

DURHAM, N.C./ May 2, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Coldwell Banker The Real Estate Group, the largest Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC franchise affiliate in Illinois and Wisconsin, is including the Adwerx Automated Listing Program in their popular Agent Marketing Suite. With this added functionality, the over 1,300 professionally trained Realtors® in Coldwell Banker The Real Estate … Continue reading Coldwell Banker The Real Estate Group Adds Adwerx To Agent Marketing Program

Rentec Direct Honored with Three Gold Level Stevie Awards in the 2018 American Business Awards®

GRANTS PASS, ORE. / MAY 02, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) –Rentec Direct was named the winner of three Gold Level Stevie® Awards in The 16th Annual American Business Awards®. The leading property management software company took home the top honors in the real estate industry for three categories: Company of the Year, Customer Service Department of the … Continue reading Rentec Direct Honored with Three Gold Level Stevie Awards in the 2018 American Business Awards®

Florida Realtors®, Canadian Real Estate Association Sign MoU

CORAL GABLES, Fla./ April 16, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Florida Realtors and the Canadian Real Estate Association (CREA) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for 2018. The MoU establishes the cooperation of the two Realtor organizations in developing a mutually beneficial relationship for their respective association members. “As professionals in the real estate industry, we … Continue reading Florida Realtors®, Canadian Real Estate Association Sign MoU

Troy Narayan, Director of E World Holdings, Offers his Thoughts on Technology in Real Estate

KUALA, MALAYSIA/APRIL 12, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) –Troy Narayan, Owner of E World Holdings, believes technology is assisting in business operations every single day. Narayan and the company implement technology as part of their day-to-day operations in order to best meet the needs of their customers and adapt to the changing market. “AI is completely revolutionizing the … Continue reading Troy Narayan, Director of E World Holdings, Offers his Thoughts on Technology in Real Estate

National Association of Realtors® Unveils New Brand and Mark for First Time in 45 Years

WASHINGTON/ April 9, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — The National Association of Realtors® has been helping shape the real estate industry for more than 100 years, and today revealed a modern new visual identity to make its iconic brand and mark more multi-dimensional, dynamic and future-focused. The new brand, redesigned for the first time in 45 years, … Continue reading National Association of Realtors® Unveils New Brand and Mark for First Time in 45 Years

New 360 Interactive Video Tours for Real Estate Professionals

PHILADELPHIA/APRIL 03, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — HomeJab, a tech company specializing in media production for the real estate industry, has created and released new 360 interactive video. The 360 video can be played as a standard video, but offers the viewer the ability to interact by clicking and moving around to view the entire room. The … Continue reading New 360 Interactive Video Tours for Real Estate Professionals

Chicago-Based Independent Office Affiliates With Century 21 Real Estate Franchise System

CHICAGO/ March 28, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Under the leadership of Henry Sakowski, Chicagoland Brokers announced today that it has joined the CENTURY 21® System and will now do business as CENTURY 21 Action! The company will continue to provide full-service real estate services to buyers, sellers and renters in Northwest Chicago and the larger Chicago … Continue reading Chicago-Based Independent Office Affiliates With Century 21 Real Estate Franchise System

The Most Valuable Asset in Real Estate Could Be Your Photographer

PHILADELPHIA/ March 28, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Like it or not, the real estate industry is set to make some big changes. Exactly where these changes may lead is yet to be determined, but for some enterprising young companies, they are setting themselves up to be prepared for the next turn. The industry has already seen a … Continue reading The Most Valuable Asset in Real Estate Could Be Your Photographer

HouseLogic, Industry Experts Answer Your Home Buying and Selling Questions

WASHINGTON/ March 20, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Throughout March and April, Houselogic.com, the comprehensive website for homeowners, buyers and sellers from the National Association of Realtors®, along with real estate industry experts will answer consumers’ questions about the home buying process in a Q&A series on Facebook, titled “How to Buy a Home Step-by-Step.” The four … Continue reading HouseLogic, Industry Experts Answer Your Home Buying and Selling Questions

Cryptocurrency Set to Disrupt the Trillion Dollar Real Estate Industry, RE/MAX Action First Says

CLEARWATER, Fla./March 12, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Ready or not, the real estate industry is fast embracing the use of cryptocurrency. Discussed and hotly debated in financial circles(2), “the most mysterious thing about Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies,” says innovative real estate and IT veteran Kenny Hayslett, president of RE/MAX Action First in Tampa, “is why they … Continue reading Cryptocurrency Set to Disrupt the Trillion Dollar Real Estate Industry, RE/MAX Action First Says

The World’s First Cryptocurrency 100% Backed by Real Estate

SINGAPORE/ February 28, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — BIG Token Limited, has released a new kind of cryptocurrency. One that promises to stabilize the volatility normally associated with the cryptocurrency markets. This new cryptocurrency also set new standards in terms of transparency and governance as it is regulated by the developer’s group subsidiary, which is in turn … Continue reading The World’s First Cryptocurrency 100% Backed by Real Estate

RE/MAX Takes Bold Step to Provide Best-in-Class Technology

DENVER/ Feb. 27, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — In a move signaling a shift in RE/MAX technology strategy, RE/MAX, LLC announced today it has acquired booj, an award-winning Colorado-based web design and technology company. The acquisition exemplifies a new approach for RE/MAX that goes beyond adapting third-party vendor products to fit broker and agent needs. Moving forward, RE/MAX … Continue reading RE/MAX Takes Bold Step to Provide Best-in-Class Technology

Decade of distinction: JLL named to Global Outsourcing 100®

CHICAGO/ Feb. 21, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — JLL’s reputation for excellence and its best-in-class global team have earned the firm a place on the 2018 Global Outsourcing 100. For the 10th consecutive year, JLL represents the real estate industry on the International Association of Outsourcing Professionals’ (IAOP®) annual list of the world’s top outsourcing service providers. “In … Continue reading Decade of distinction: JLL named to Global Outsourcing 100®

Coldwell Banker Real Estate Announces Annual Award Winners

MADISON, N.J./ Feb. 20, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Coldwell Banker Real Estate LLC has announced its 2017 year-end award recipients for numerous company, team and agent categories in North America. The brand also celebrates the winners of its top international awards, which recognize affiliated agents that display leadership, business excellence and service to others, announced during the Generation … Continue reading Coldwell Banker Real Estate Announces Annual Award Winners

SMARTRealty Brings Smart Contract Technology to Real Estate; Launches ICO

SEATTLE, Feb. 16, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — SMARTR Solutions, LLC has launched the SMARTRealty ICO and announced their plans to bring smart contract technology to common real estate rental and sales transactions. “SMARTRealty is revolutionizing the real estate industry by applying smart contract technology to common real estate transactions such as rental agreements, property sales, and … Continue reading SMARTRealty Brings Smart Contract Technology to Real Estate; Launches ICO

Homes.com Partners with Leading Real Estate Coach, Consultant, and Speaker Sherri Johnson

NORFOLK, Va./February 13, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) –Thousands of real estate agents throughout the U.S. will learn how to take their business to the next level as Homes.com®, a top consumer real estate resource and leading provider of marketing solutions for real estate professionals, has announced a partnership with Sherri Johnson. One of the real estate industry’s … Continue reading Homes.com Partners with Leading Real Estate Coach, Consultant, and Speaker Sherri Johnson