DAILY REAL ESTATE NEWS | WEDNESDAY, MARCH 01, 2017
In his address to Congress on Tuesday night, President Donald Trump renewed his pledge to rebuild the country's infrastructure, replace the Affordable Care Act, and reform taxes for businesses and individuals—all issues of importance to real estate.
7 ways to keep your tax return squeaky-clean - BY QUICKBOOKS SELF-EMPLOYED
The Aspiring Home Buyer Profile is an in depth examination of the consumer preferences of non-homeowners, defined as those that rent and those that live with someone else (such as family or friends) without paying rent. The Aspiring Home Buyer Profile compares and contrasts the perceptions of homeownership, the American Dream, and housing affordability from the perspective of non-homeowners.
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When you hit the usual sales slump during the cold months, here’s what you can do to keep your business from freezing until spring. BY DAVE CHAREST, NANCY GRIFFIN
It’s that time of year again when most real estate professionals are bracing for a dip in sales as the cold winter months approach and many home buyers and sellers go into hibernation. Even if you don’t have a lot of active clients during this time, there’s plenty you can do to keep your business from freezing while you wait for consumers to return to the market in spring.
Learn about the latest on the residential style horizon so you can help clients meet their own needs as well as those of future buyers when it’s time to sell. - BY BARBARA BALLINGER
Housing styles emerge slowly and typically appeal first to cutting-edge architects, builders, and interior designers. As a trend spreads and gains wider interest, it may go mainstream, become almost ubiquitous, and eventually lose its star power. Just look at once-favored granite, which now has been replaced by the equally durable and attractive options of quartz and quartzite.
The economy, environment, and demographics always play a big role in trend spotting. But this year there are two additional triggers: a desire for greater healthfulness and a yearning for a sense of community.