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Spring Home Maintenance List: Five Things to Check Off Your List

With spring in full swing, check out the following list of home-related chores and checkups you may want to do before summer arrives:



Three Simple Ways to Increase Your Home's Value

We all want to make sure that our home not only holds its value, but increases it as well. That way if needs were to change or a move were in order, the home could be sold for a profit, making the move that much easier. Here are a few very simple, quick, ways to make sure that this happens.





Ted Bundy’s childhood home sure sounds like it was haunted

A Tacoma home where Ted Bundy lived beginning at the age of 9 was recently renovated and sold, and some of the stories that the contractor told The News Tribune have readers speculating about which came first -- the haunted house or the serial killer ...




TurboAppeal, property tax appeal tool, acquired by Paradigm Tax Group

Ignorance, laziness or an aversion to bureaucracy are sometimes the only things standing in the way between homeowners and lower property taxes. TurboAppeal lifted these barriers by making it a breeze to file property tax assessment appeals ...




Redfin expands 1% listing fee to San Diego

High-tech brokerage Redfin has expanded its 1 percent listing fee to San Diego, having found success with the pricing in a handful of other markets. ...




The importance of connecting buyer leads with seller leads

Connecting buyer leads with sellers leads can elevate you in the real estate industry ...



Save your investor clients money with these 5 tax write-offs

These are a few uncommon tax deductions that can decrease the amount your clients will be taxed on their investment properties ...




4 real estate trends happening outside the U.S.

Chinese interest in U.S. trophy homes has been well documented for years. In Europe, however, the focus on luxury real estate is just beginning, and this is because the Chinese investor needs a home while doing business in Europe ...




4 ways to use Facebook as a productive tool for business growth

Facebook can be an incredible tool for business, and understanding how to speak the language of this platform is essential to reaping its benefits. ...



What real estate technology would you create with $33M?

It's been my experience, gathered from years of work in an array of real estate sales environments and shared insight from developers and investors, that time is the no. 1 reason deals collapse ...




A new way to win listings & keep clients loyal

In this webinar, you’ll learn how HomeSelfe RE can help you build a new, devoted client base with easy automated marketing ...



Getting over your fear of the camera in real estate

As real estate agents, we are in the business of marketing not only homes, but ourselves as well; being comfortable in front of the camera is essential ...