Engel & Völkers launches new mega website for consumers, agents

The site is specific to the Americas region and has a suite of agent tools including CRM tech, lead management, a business dashboard and more.

Engel & Völkers continues US expansion

The German-founded Engel & Völkers is setting its sights on U.S. expansion plans that will grow its presence across the country.

Home prices jumped 5.7% year-over-year at the end of 2018

Home prices jumped 5.7 percent during the final months of 2018 compared to the same period one year prior, with the mountainous states in the western U.S. seeing the strongest growth.

Where are the best-run (and worst-run) cities in America?

Not only does Idaho have the best potatoes, it has some of the nation’s best-run cities, too. WalletHub’s latest study named Nampa the most efficient city.

Jobs, Homes and Quality of Life: Why Homeownership Is Booming in Idaho, and How TitleOne Is Helping the Cause

Idaho has a lot going for it these days. Just ask Mark Tidd, CEO of Boise-based TitleOne Corporation, with 13 locations serving 14 counties throughout the state. From affordability to lifestyle, Idaho’s allure is attracting many out-of-state homebuyers, drawn by the promise of an all-around better quality of life. In this exclusive interview, Tidd shares […]

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Livability ranks the most political cities in the US based on party

Presidential election season is deep underway, and big party lines run deep as ever. Social media quarrels and upcoming heated debates are likely to cause some societal rifts, but much of that depends on the state you live in, data shows …

Texas home prices on the rise, forecasted to climb

CoreLogic’s June report finds that loan refinancing doesn’t make sense for a lot of current homeowners in the U.S.

Forecasts predict mortgage rates will increase this year, so CoreLogic used its data to determine refinancing conditions, mortgage denia…

3 reasons tiny homes are next big thing

Tiny houses are the next big thing, and here’s why: We are depleting our natural resources at a rate that is alarming to even the most casual of observers. Our economy is tanking; we are saddled with thousands of dollars in student loan debt; and our s…

Zillow + dotloop: Raising the bar or boiling your data?

Agents already have too many vendors to deal with. If Zillow can streamline services and bring more agents into the present with transaction management and e-signatures, it’s good for the industry and consumer experiences. Big money backing a tool can …