Category Archives: Real Estate News

National Homeownership Month

Story Idea – National Homeownership Month: June is National Homeownership Month, a time to celebrate and promote the American Dream of owning a home.  REALTORS® know that homeownership is the best investment an individual can make to build their personal wealth, however, owning a home is not just in the best interest of the homeowner.…
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What should all new owners do when moving into a new home?

Story Idea – What should all new owners do when moving into a new home? The process of moving into a new home has many steps, and after all the paperwork is signed and boxes unpacked, the process is over right? Not so fast! There are additional steps new homeowners should take to make sure…
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No Magic Formula for ‘Best Time to Book Airfare’

(TNS)—Search on the web for “best time to book airfare” and you’ll find many conflicting answers, all of them completely wrong—and not only are they wrong, but they do a disservice to consumers who fall for this “voodoo” airfare economics. One site gives a “guide” of 47 days before travel, although it admits that there […] The post No Magic Formula for ‘Best Time to Book Airfare’ appeared first on RISMedia .
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Its Hurricane Season – Is Your Home at Risk?

Story Idea – Its Hurricane Season – Is Your Home at Risk?     June 1st marks the beginning of Hurricane Season. How can homeowners make sure that their house is safe in a storm? If a home is in an area typically affected by the Atlantic hurricane season, it is imperative that the homeowner have…
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6 Easy DIY Projects That Will Boost Your Home’s Value

Editor’s Note: This was originally published on RISMedia’s blog, Housecall. See what else is cookin’ now at blog.rismedia.com: 5 Cities Millennials Are Flocking To The Most Expensive Home in Hawaii Is for Sale How to Showcase Your Property With a Virtual Open House Your house is likely to be the biggest investment you make in […] The post 6 Easy DIY Projects That Will Boost Your Home’s Value appeared first on RISMedia .
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Realtor® Volunteering Works Program Announces 2017 Mentoring and Grant Recipients

WASHINGTON (June 5, 2017) – REALTOR® Magazine and the Good Neighbor Society have announced the recipients of the ninth annual Volunteering Works grants and mentoring program, which matches Realtors ® who work on small-scale charitable efforts with mentors and awards them grant money. The five Volunteering Works recipients will receive a $1,000 seed grant and…
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4 Ways Every Homebuyer Can Save on Title Insurance

(TNS)—When you find the home of your dreams, make an offer and apply for a mortgage, you might not give much thought to the cost of title insurance—but that can be a mistake. A title policy defends buyers (and their lenders) from future property ownership claims, surprise liens and other potentially costly complications with property […] The post 4 Ways Every Homebuyer Can Save on Title Insurance appeared first on RISMedia .
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4 Ways Every Homebuyer Can Save on Title Insurance

(TNS)—When you find the home of your dreams, make an offer and apply for a mortgage, you might not give much thought to the cost of title insurance—but that can be a mistake. A title policy defends buyers (and their lenders) from future property ownership claims, surprise liens and other potentially costly complications with property […] The post 4 Ways Every Homebuyer Can Save on Title Insurance appeared first on RISMedia .
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A Sneak Peek at CRD Podcast’s First 3 Episodes

The following information is provided by the Center for REALTOR® Development (CRD). A few weeks ago, we provided you some general launch information about the new podcast that Center for REALTOR® Development launched in May. Now, we want to share with you some more specifics about its three initial episodes so you can get a […] The post A Sneak Peek at CRD Podcast’s First 3 Episodes appeared first on RISMedia .
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