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Building Your Real Estate Website Recommendations from the NAR LinkedIn Group We often get the question in Information Central, “Who do you recommend to make a website for my brokerage?” Recently the NAR LinkedIn Group discussed this exact topic,...
September 5, 2014

What We’re Reading: April 13 – April 19

Running, Millennials and Stress Management In light of the tragedies this week, we turn to the running community for inspiration and hope. Runner and writer Jeff Edmonds shares a poignant and eloquent post on the triumph of the human...
April 19, 2013

Marketing the Waterfront Property

Recently we received a research request from a REALTOR® on how to market waterfront properties. Read on below for our resources, tidbits, and data findings. From REALTOR® Magazine: Marketing top-line features for luxury buyers, (REALTOR Magazine, Jan. 2011): “For...
September 6, 2012

Testing out the HouseLogic Widget

Interested in getting the widget for your own website? I comes in a variety of shapes and sizes to fit different spaces. Visit our custom widget page to create your own....
July 31, 2012

Realtor Magazine Tool Kits back online

In addition to our Field Guides, Realtor Magazine used to have some similar one-stop-shopping tool kits to various real estate agent and brokerage office management topics on their website. The tool kits were an easy way to see the...
July 18, 2012

Real Estate Turf War?

With Zillow launching more agent tools and Market Leader just re-launching realestate.com this last weekend after purchasing the domain last fall, it seems there’s a growing turf war brewing on the tech side of things....
March 8, 2012

Flood Maps and Google Earth

FEMA has a pretty good online mapping tool for flood insurance maps but if you are a fan of Google Earth, there is a nice overlay for that too. You need to have downloaded Google Earth to your computer....
August 25, 2011

What We’re Reading: Dec. 18 – Dec. 24

The family is coming over for the holidays and your house needs some quick fix-ups.  Hometips.com, written by Dan Vandervort, offers over 3000 articles on DIY tips, home repair, exterior and interior improvements, home safety and security and much...
December 23, 2010

What We’re Reading: Nov. 27 – Dec. 3

With the close of the fiscal year often referred to as “the giving season,” we thought it fitting to share news of a charity-related website. New York Times writer Jenna Wortham gives the scoop on Jumo, a new social...
December 3, 2010

What We’re Reading: Oct. 30 – Nov. 5

Need to add some allure to those real estate photos? Picnik allows you to apply a variety of graphic effects to sharpen images, enhance color, and that extra “punch” to your photos. And for fun, check out PhotoFunia for...
November 8, 2010