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Mingling business and White House, Trump to hold campaign fundraiser at Trump hotel - USA TODAY

USA Real Estate News - 4 hours 9 min ago

Mingling business and White House, Trump to hold campaign fundraiser at Trump hotel
USA TODAY
The decision to hold a fundraiser at the Trump venue has raised alarms from ethics lawyers, who have repeatedly criticized the president's decision to retain a financial interest in his global real-estate and branding empire. Trump's fundraiser at his ...

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For-profit charter operator lobbies for workplace schools - Charlotte Observer

USA Real Estate News - 4 hours 20 min ago

For-profit charter operator lobbies for workplace schools
Charlotte Observer
As profit-driven charter school management companies seek growth opportunities, one of the country's largest for-profit firms is lobbying North Carolina legislators to create a new market for a type of school only rarely attempted. The North Carolina ...

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Property Panorama aims to give agent listings a big SEO boost

USA Real Estate News-Inman - 4 hours 35 min ago
The same search engine optimization tool used by Zillow, realtor.com and other aggregators is now being used by a major producer of virtual tours to allow agents to once again deliver homes for sale directly to would-be buyers ...

NAR: Pending home sales plummet for third consecutive month

USA Real Estate News-Inman - 4 hours 40 min ago
“Monthly closings have recently been oscillating back and forth, but this third consecutive decline in contract activity implies a possible topping off in sales,” said NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun. “Buyer interest is solid, but there is just not enough supply to satisfy demand. Prospective buyers are being sidelined by both limited choices and home prices that are climbing too fast.” ...

Only 14% Of Speakers At European Real Estate Events Are Female. This Organisation Will Change That - Bisnow

Europe Real Estate News - 5 hours 5 min ago

Only 14% Of Speakers At European Real Estate Events Are Female. This Organisation Will Change That
Bisnow
“Women currently represent just 14% of speakers at real estate events across Europe,” said Grubesic, former director of event marketing and special programmes at the Urban Land Institute. “This significantly underestimates the contribution female ...

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Companies struggle to recover after massive cyberattack with ransom demands - Washington Post

Europe Real Estate News - 5 hours 47 min ago

Washington Post

Companies struggle to recover after massive cyberattack with ransom demands
Washington Post
France's biggest bank, BNP Paribas, said Wednesday that its real estate unit, which provides services to corporations around Europe, was hit. “The international cyber attack hit our non-bank subsidiary, Real Estate. The necessary measures have been ...

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Pending home sales tumble as supply crisis hits sales - USA TODAY

USA Real Estate News - 5 hours 48 min ago

USA TODAY

Pending home sales tumble as supply crisis hits sales
USA TODAY
The inventory crisis is worst on the low end of the market, where demand is highest. The number of starter and trade-up homes currently on the market is down 15.6% and 13% respectively, compared to a year ago, according to Trulia, a real estate website.
Pending home sales tumble as supply crisis worsensCNBC

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Atrium's Increasing Leverage Paves The Way For More Special Dividends - Seeking Alpha

Europe Real Estate News - 6 hours 6 min ago

Atrium's Increasing Leverage Paves The Way For More Special Dividends
Seeking Alpha
Atrium European Real Estate continues to trade at a discount to its NAV, resulting in outsized dividend payments. A second special dividend has now been detached from the company's shares - and it won't be the last one. I believe Atrium is a great ...

Zillow helping homebuilders figure out where to break ground

USA Real Estate News-Inman - 6 hours 11 min ago
Homebuilders that advertise with Zillow Group can now get deeper insight into homebuyer preferences and housing supply to figure out where to break ground next ...

Rockspring attracts new investor to pan-European core fund - IP Real Estate

Europe Real Estate News - 6 hours 13 min ago

Rockspring attracts new investor to pan-European core fund
IP Real Estate
An unnamed European institutional investor has committed €50m to Rockspring Property Investment Managers' pan-European core real estate fund. Rockspring said it was looking to raise a further €100m for PanEuropean, an open-ended vehicle that was ...

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How a real estate broker added value to his business by launching the Seattle School Guide website

USA Real Estate News-Inman - 6 hours 32 min ago
Phil Greely, a real estate broker at Realogics Sotheby's International Realty in Seattle, understands better than most real estate salespeople that school ratings don't give a complete picture of any school. "I was going to be a high school teacher before I got into real estate; I have my master's in teaching from the University of Washington," he explained. "So the internet in general and websites like gradeschools.com were becoming more prevalent, and it was pretty clear that anything that was online to evaluate a school was based on raw data, which typically translated into standardized test scores." ...

EBRD backs landmark bond issued by Romanian real estate investor - The FINANCIAL

Europe Real Estate News - 7 hours 43 min ago

The FINANCIAL

EBRD backs landmark bond issued by Romanian real estate investor
The FINANCIAL
The FINANCIAL -- In a fresh boost to Romania's capital markets, the EBRD has invested €50 million in a €550 million bond issued by Globalworth Real Estate Investments, a real estate investment company focused on the Romanian market. Globalworth is the ...

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Companies struggle to recover after massive cyber attack with ransom demands - Washington Post

Europe Real Estate News - 9 hours 48 min ago

Washington Post

Companies struggle to recover after massive cyber attack with ransom demands
Washington Post
MOSCOW — Companies worldwide struggled to recover Wednesday after wave of powerful cyberattacks crippled computer systems in Europe, Asia and the United States with a virus similar to the global ransomware assault in May that infected computers.

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36 useful items for real estate agents to keep in the car trunk

USA Real Estate News-Inman - 10 hours 51 min ago
Between the listing appointments, buyer showings, open house events, home inspections and office meetings, real estate agents tend to spend a lot of hours in their vehicles. And when you're accustomed to all that windshield time, your car becomes a stash spot for important items -- things that help you do your job and essentials you simply can't live without ...

Donald Trump and his team hired an army of lawyers for Russia investigation. Who made the list? - USA TODAY

USA Real Estate News - 10 hours 56 min ago

Donald Trump and his team hired an army of lawyers for Russia investigation. Who made the list?
USA TODAY
Known as Trump's go-to guy, Kasowitz's unstinting defense of the real estate mogul-turned-president perhaps best reflects Trump's own combative style. Like Trump, Kasowitz's official biography attached to the New York firm bearing his name is chock ...

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6 hard truths about buying a fixer-upper

USA Real Estate News-Inman - 11 hours 51 min ago
The lure of the fixer-upper is tempting for buyers. The “bargain” price of a fixer, compared to the price of an average house nearby, makes a real estate agent's phone ring off the hook with showing requests ...

What goes into ‘quality’ real estate photography?

USA Real Estate News-Inman - 11 hours 51 min ago
With more than 90 percent of buyers starting their home search online, listing photos are your new curbside. And if you want buyers to stop and investigate further, your exterior photos, especially, need to create a positive first impression ...

BNP Paribas Says Cyber Attack Hit Real Estate Unit - Bloomberg

Europe Real Estate News - 12 hours 1 min ago

Bloomberg

BNP Paribas Says Cyber Attack Hit Real Estate Unit
Bloomberg
BNP Paribas SA reported that its non-banking real estate unit was affected by Tuesday's cyber attack that reached across Europe. Bloomberg's Giles Turner reports on "Bloomberg Surveillance." (Source: Bloomberg) ...

Tech stocks sour, sending European shares to two-month low - Reuters

Europe Real Estate News - 12 hours 5 min ago

Tech stocks sour, sending European shares to two-month low
Reuters
Interest-rate sensitive utilities and real estate stocks tumbled, weighed by hawkish comments from European Central Bank President Mario Draghi and a slew of Federal Reserve policymakers including Fed Chief Janet Yellen. Germany's utilities RWE and ...

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Tech stocks sour, sending European shares to two-month low - Reuters UK

Europe Real Estate News - 12 hours 5 min ago

Tech stocks sour, sending European shares to two-month low
Reuters UK
Interest-rate sensitive utilities and real estate stocks tumbled, weighed by hawkish comments from European Central Bank President Mario Draghi and a slew of Federal Reserve policymakers including Fed Chief Janet Yellen. Germany's utilities RWE and ...

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