.Homes domain names available for purchase

Dominion Enterprises, the parent company of Homes.com, is now offering URLs with the .homes domain to real estate professionals or companies with their own registered trademark.

March is full of madness when it comes to real estate

Using data collected by Vivid Seats, realtor.com first compared how hot the most popular ticket markets for each team was – based on the ZIP code that purchased the most tickets — for each of the 68 teams included in the NCAA tournament.

Tips to ease your client’s home inspection anxiety

The most critical factors when selecting a home inspector are the number of years they have experience in the business and their experience in the region you are buying a home.

Study: suburban renters increase, affordable housing declines

According to the report released Mar. 16, about 29% of metropolitan-area suburbanites were renters in 2014, an increase from 23% in 2006. That is nearly 22 million more renters than 8 years ago.

Should real estate agents attend home inspections?

Attendance at a home inspection should be carefully considered. Some states have laws preventing listing agents from attending the home inspection.

Tips for handling unrealistic seller pricing

Agents should arm themselves with as many facts as possible to support their arguments for price.

Need a change? Make real estate appraising your next career

The industry is in need of appraisers and real estate agents who are seeking a career after retirement or who are coming back to work after having a family may find it to be a great fit.

OnCourse Learning offers new continuing education courses

Through its ProSchools and Career Webschool, OnCourse Learning has released three courses for real estate in Tennessee, Hawaii, and Colorado.

Hot real estate markets to watch in 2016

McLaughlin determined his list by analyzing five metrics: strong job growth over the past year, low vacancy rates, high affordability, more inbound home searches than outbound, and a large share of millennials.

Curb colder climates’ impact on home sales

Harsh winter weather puts a damper on sales when they might have already slowed because many families time their home buying based on the school year.