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Zillow + Trulia: Why it is NOT the End for Agents




Zillow + Trulia: Why it is NOT the End for Agents | Keeping Current Matters

Yesterday, Zillow announced the acquisition of Trulia. Some industry experts are predicting the end of the real estate business as we know. They used words like “checkmate” and “kill shot”. Though we agree that aspects of the industry will be forced to evolve perhaps quicker than they had hoped, we believe this will be an evolution not a revolution. No one needs to die.

THE EVOLUTION

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Buying a House? 4 Reasons to DO IT NOW




Buying a House? 4 Reasons to DO IT NOW | Keeping Current Matters

Here are four great reasons to consider buying a home today, instead of waiting.

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NAR's June Existing Home Sales Report [INFOGRAPHIC]




NAR's June Existing Home Sales Report [INFOGRAPHIC] | Keeping Current Matters

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What is holding back the Real Estate Market?




What is holding back the Real Estate Market? | Keeping Current Matters

Though the housing market is recovering nicely, it is not doing quite as well as some analysts had predicted. There has been no shortage of excuses offered as to why this is: the rise in interest rates, more stringent lending standards, the weather.

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Billionaire says Real Estate is Best Investment Possible




Billionaire says Real Estate is Best Investment Possible |Keeping Current Matters

Billionaire money manager John Paulson was interviewed last week at the Delivering Alpha Conference presented by CNBC and Institutional Investor. He boldly stated:

"I still think, from an individual perspective, the best deal investment you can make is to buy a primary residence that you're the owner-occupier of.”

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