Most real estate pros disagree with ‘master bedroom’ name change

Most real estate pros disagree with ‘master bedroom’ name change


In a survey sent to the more than 100,000 readers of Agent Publishing’s magazines, agents and brokers sounded off about a change that some real estate companies and associations are making, as well as other moves that might make the industry more inclusive. read more
Unemployment fell in June, but coronavirus setbacks in some states may slow rebound

Unemployment fell in June, but coronavirus setbacks in some states may slow rebound


The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports a drop in unemployment claims in June, as the country added nearly five million jobs. But economists warn rebound in coronavirus cases could result in another labor shock. read more
Real Tech: Tour24 app streamlines virtual leasing while Guaranteed Rate, Keller Offers and MoxiWorks enhance their platforms with new tools

Real Tech: Tour24 app streamlines virtual leasing while Guaranteed Rate, Keller Offers and MoxiWorks enhance their platforms with new tools


There’s an abundance of real estate tech news this week with brokerages and tech companies announcing new apps and tools. read more
Agent Snapshot: Sandy Petermann-Williams, Realtor, RE/MAX, The Woodlands and Spring

Agent Snapshot: Sandy Petermann-Williams, Realtor, RE/MAX, The Woodlands and Spring


“Build relationships. Plant those seeds and keep watering them.” read more
How to make virtual meetings and events more engaging and inclusive

How to make virtual meetings and events more engaging and inclusive


Are video meetings draining you and your team’s energy and focus? Corporate event planner Joanne Brooks offers some tips to combat Zoom fatigue. read more
More COVID-19 fallout: declining affordability

More COVID-19 fallout: declining affordability


If household income growth slows and house prices continue to rise, even today’s record-low mortgage rates may not keep homes in an affordable range, according to a new report. read more
Pending home sales make record comeback in May

Pending home sales make record comeback in May


Contract activity surged 44.3% in May, the biggest gain on record, as homebuyers rushed back to the market after lockdowns read more
Making Moves: The Jamie McMartin Group ranks among top 1,000 real estate groups

Making Moves: The Jamie McMartin Group ranks among top 1,000 real estate groups


Coldwell Banker Realty's The Jamie McMartin group nabs ranking in prestigious Real Trends The Thousand Report. read more
In Houston, a new kitchen adds nearly $10,000 in value

In Houston, a new kitchen adds nearly $10,000 in value


A new report reveals the improvements that homeowners and renters say add the most to the overall price of a home. read more