Facebook LinkedIn Twitter Youtube

JR Phillips
(866) 883-6065
JR@TheJRPhillipsGroup.com




Real Estate News
Home sales drop in September after 2 months of gains
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 7:15:16
Existing-home sales fell 2.2 percent from August to September, according to the National Association of Realtors. read more»

Builders ditching Nest products as Google takes complete control
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 7:01:25
Consumers now must have a Google account and Google Assistant to use Nest products. read more»

Fires imperil wealthy Los Angeles neighborhoods, celebrity homes
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 6:13:39
On Monday, the Los Angeles Fire Department gave evacuation orders for 200 homes. Stars including Tyra Banks, Reese Witherspoon and Adam Levine live nearby. read more»

Opendoor launches in Salt Lake City
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 6:00:59
Opendoor, the well-funded and market-leading iBuying startup, announced Tuesday that it has launched operations in the Salt Lake City, Utah, area. read more»

Wife can’t perform ‘spousal duties’ after fall at home showing: Suit
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 5:54:28
Lisa and Marc Primeau are suing HomeSmart, Keller Williams and a pair of Orange County, California, brokers after the woman says she fell on an uneven patio. read more»

How to find a reliable property manager
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 3:00:56
Two experts answer five common questions about hiring the right property management company read more»

Pulse: 15 ways to respond to ‘You haven’t sold any houses in our area’
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 2:40:45
Here are some more arrows for your quiver the next time a seller questions your local experience. (Stay tuned for a new survey question Wednesday!) read more»

Agent/broker perspective: Should political opinions be kept off social media?
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 2:35:13
In this column, Anthony Askowitz explores a hypothetical Miami real estate situation from both sides of the broker/agent dynamic. This month: An agent with strong political and societal opinions wants to share them on her social media platforms. How can her broker help put a firewall between her personal and business accounts and avoid potentially controversial opinions? read more»

Slowing down pace of foreclosure can be counterproductive: Study
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 1:04:21
A study by Boston University's Assistant Professor of Economics Adam Guren and Timothy McQuade, an assistant professor of finance at the Stanford Graduate School of Business, found that “policies that tend to slow down the pace of foreclosure can be counterproductive.” read more»

How to shine in a crowded brokerage market
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 1:01:51
It's a never-ending balancing act: boosting agent recruitment while minimizing attrition. Here's how to approach the endless task of recruiting and retaining top talent at your brokerage. read more»

No need to call: 3 high-impact client ‘touches’
Tue, 22 Oct 2019 0:56:35
Growth hacker James Tyler shares his top tech-based communication strategies for agents looking to grow their businesses exponentially. read more»

Major Midwest MLS throws support behind NAR’s pocket listing policy
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 13:36:13
Midwest Real Estate Data implemented its own pocket listing rule years ago, and now it supports a similar policy that would put the kibosh on off-market listings everywhere. read more»

7 earned lead generation tactics for new real estate agents
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 13:22:05
Whether you’re a new real estate agent or one who needs a boost in leads, these strategies will strengthen your efforts. read more»

Zillow Offers launches in Tampa
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 9:01:30
The real estate tech giant's homebuying and selling platform is officially live in its 21st market. read more»

Nearly half of homeowners are worried about climate change
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 8:14:42
Yet only 18 percent are willing to pay higher insurance premiums to protect their homes, according to a new ValuePenguin survey. read more»

Frank Lloyd Wright’s famous Ennis House sells for $18M
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 8:02:14
One of Frank Lloyd Wright's most iconic masterpieces, the Mayan-inspired Ennis House, has sold for $18 million to an unidentified buyer. read more»

Agent-cutting, like TV cord-cutting, is hitting industry hard
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 7:06:47
Real estate is experiencing its version of cord-cutting, as more consumers go directly to the listing agent to buy a home. read more»

Compass launches bridge loan program
Mon, 21 Oct 2019 6:04:16
In partnership with Better.com and Freedom Mortgage, Compass aims to help homeowners make a downpayment on a new home before they sell their old one. read more»

© 2018 Agent Image All rights reserved. | Terms | Sitemap Design by Agent Image - Real Estate Web Site Design