Carson speaks at NMHC Fall Meeting
On Friday, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson spoke at the National Multifamily Housing Council’s Fall Meeting. In his remarks he highlighted the issues facing the American housing market and laid out his plans to address housing shortages and persistent poverty.
Optimal Blue announces integration with HomeScout's National MLS platform
Optimal Blue, a secondary marketing automation platform and 2018 HW Tech100 winner, recently announced its integration with HomeScout’s National MLS platform. The integration enables mutual clients to create direct leads with consumers, generate referrals for real estate partners and more.
These are the hottest ZIP codes for Millennials
Where do Millennials want to live? According to a report from RentCafé using Census data, Millennials are still showing a strong preference for big city, urban ZIP codes in walkable, vibrant parts of town.
It takes diligence, persistence and confidence to sell it like Serhant
When Ryan Serhant started his real estate career 10 years ago, he wasn’t all that interested in sales, and he wasn’t all that good at it either. But with unwavering determination, dogged persistence and a healthy dose of unfounded confidence, he found his way to the very top of New York City’s real estate world.
Qualia launches "first" fully integrated notary service
Qualia, a real estate technology company and a 2017 HousingWire Tech 100 winner, recently announced it launched a new platform feature designed to provide title and escrow agents with easy-to-use notary services.
Home equity fails as an investment
[Expert commentary] Societal views have conditioned us to look at buying a home as an investment. Putting money into a mortgage is much better than throwing it away on rent, right? Maybe not so much these days.