Online technology is shaking up homebuying for the better, forever changing the ways homes are listed, toured and financed. Buyers are embracing the innovations. Nearly three-quarters now apply online, and 83% sign documents electronically, according to a recent survey from the mortgage automation company Ellie Mae. And, many buyers are turning toRead More →

David Marcus, the Facebook exec who helped hatch its Libra digital currency project, said a managing director with experience in government and central banking would be a great leader for the independent group that will actually oversee the currency. “We need someone who knows how economies tend to work, who understands howRead More →

Mortgage rates have been falling steadily since the last week of April, and that may be reigniting home price appreciation. The lower the rate, the more purchasing power buyers have. Home price gains had been shrinking since last summer, when rates rose sharply, but are now making a U-turn withRead More →

Recently I was asked, “As an agency, how are you using AI within your marketing?” And honestly, the question gave me pause. I know we areusing AI, but could not answer exactly how. Since it was (and is) a really valid question, I wanted to have a really good answer the nextRead More →