Four Reasons Independent Real Estate Brokerages Are the Future of Real Estate

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In recent years, the real estate industry has seen a rapid rate of mergers and acquisitions — but there’s also a countertrend where independent local brokerages are surging in popularity. When it comes to real estate companies, we love local — and homeowners agree.  In a survey of more than 3,000 U.S. homeowners, nearly 90 percent of consumers said they …

5 Digital Turnoffs for Buyers

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When it comes to selling a home in today’s digital age, the online presence of your home is critical. According to Inman.com, you have just 7-10 seconds to grab a buyer’s attention and make them want to keep looking. If they decide they don’t like something in those first seconds, they’ll move on to the next one. To keep buyers …