REAL TRENDS Article Archive

  • Opinion: What Real Estate Can Expect During And After COVID-19

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    Opinion: What Real Estate Can Expect During And After COVID-19. NAR offers predictions of the real estate market as cities start to reopen.

  • The Power Of Gratitude

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    Remember to give thanks to starting each day off on the right foot by giving thanks.

  • New Zealand Real Estate

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    How will the New Zealand property market react to the current crisis? New Zealand has a population of approximately 4.8 million people spread over the North and South Islands, with 1.62 million homes with a value of roughly $750 billion.

  • COVID-19: A Summary Of Recent Federal Laws, Rules And Orders

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    Recent Federal Laws, Rules And Orders around COVID-19 have been numerous, it's essential to know how recent laws and stimulus impact your brokerage and homeowners.

  • How Did Your Firm Stack Up?

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    We crunched the data to provide insights on the top 500 brokerages in our rankings. For 33 years, brokers, agents, analysts, and investors highly anticipate the release of REAL Trends' acclaimed brokerage rankings. Without fail, this report unveils a plethora of valuable information and insights into the residential real estate industry.

  • Big Rebound In Showing Activity Underway In Most States

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    Big Rebound In Showing Activity Underway In Most States... Real Estate Agents Also Turning to Technology to Facilitate Showings in the Face of Stay-at-Home Orders.

  • Patrick Lencioni: 5 Dysfunctions Of A Virtual Team

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    Most leaders are familiar with Lencioni's book, but how does it apply to virtual meetings? How do you keep a team engaged and running when your meetings are all online?

  • How To Be A Persuasive Communicator While Working Remotely

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    Become A Persuasive Communicator While Working Remotely... Be a top negotiator even when you can't speak to someone in person.

  • How Do You Inspire Your Agents To Keep Them Engaged?

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    "These are the times that try men's souls. The summer soldier and the sunshine patriot will, in this crisis, shrink from the service of their country." — Thomas Paine, December 19, 1776

  • Brokerage Firm Recovery - View Of The Longer Term

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    Brokerage firms changed after each recession... Each time the brokerage business went through a recession, some significant changes occurred in the structure of brokerage firms.