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Second Largest MLS in Minnesota to Join NorthstarMLS

Southeast Minnesota REALTORS® (SEMR) has become a shareholder in the largest MLS in the state of Minnesota, NorthstarMLS. MLS operations will be merged this fall. As a result, NorthstarMLS will represent approximately 19,000 real estate professionals
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SUMMER NEW HOME SALES NUMBERS STAY STABLE THROUGHOUT TEXAS

The pace of new home sales remained steady in three of the four largest new home building markets in Texas last month, but continued to slow in Houston according to data released today by HomesUSA.com, including its New Home Sales Index and data from local Multiple Listing Services.

SUMMER NEW HOME SALES NUMBERS REMAIN STABLE THROUGHOUT TEXAS

The pace of new home sales in Houston continued slowing last month, but the other three largest new home markets -- Dallas-Ft. Worth, Austin, and San Antonio – remained stable. The Days on Market (DOM) for new home sales in Houston increased from 152 days in May to 158 days last month, according
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CREELiT LAUNCHES AMARKI MARKETING PLATFORM FOR REAL ESTATE BROKERS AND FRANCHISES

Creel Information Technology, Inc (CREELliT), Inc., a leading digital marketing platform solutions provider, today announced the launch of a new platform for enterprise real estate brokers and franchises, Amarki.
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Edina Realty Launches “Emma Marketing” Automation for Agents

At its annual agent technology camp, Edina Realty, the largest residential brokerage serving Minnesota and western Wisconsin, announced the launch of marketing automation for its agents. This innovative service, powered by Imprev, automatically creates branded marketing content for agents throughout the life of Edina Realty’s listings
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Homesnap Delivers One Million Free Leads for Agents

Homesnap, the industry-endorsed national home search platform, today announced that it has sent over one million free leads to listing and buyers agents. These leads are shared by Homesnap to help real estate agents build their brand and connect with potential clients.
Star Tribune

Realtors in West St. Paul, Bloomington top charts

An annual survey by Real Trends, a Denver-based real estate research company that ranks the top agents and teams across the country, found several Minnesota real estate agents
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Agents Make Moving More Affordable

zipLogix™ in concert with MooveGuru™ released a notification today to zipForm® Plus users informing them of a new program that invites home buyers and sellers to save 10% or more on moving expenses.

IS DALLAS UNSTOPPABLE? NEW HOME SALES STRONG THROUGHOUT TEXAS

New home sales in Texas last month were higher in all four of the state’s largest markets including Dallas-Ft. Worth, Houston, Austin, and San Antonio. But the Dallas-Ft. Worth market continues

Ben Caballero Sets a New World Record with $1.9 Billion in Home Sales

Guinness World Record holder Ben Caballero of HomesUSA.com in Addison, Texas set a new world record for home sales in a single year. Caballero sold more than 4,700 homes worth in excess of $1.9 billion in 2017, smashing the world record he set in 2016.
The Washington Post

Meet a record-setting real estate agent

Real estate agents are known for rewarding each other with “top producer” recognition and awards for achieving milestones. But there’s only one real estate agent who has been named “Number One” in the world by Guinness World Records: Ben Caballero, an agent based in Addison, Tex.

Real Estate Agent Ben Caballero Named Guinness World Record Holder

America’s number one ranked real estate agent, Ben Caballero of Addison, Texas, just became the number one real estate agent in the world, according to Guinness World Records. At the REAL Trends “Gathering of Eagles” conference in Denver today, America’s number one ranked real estate agent, Ben Caballero of Addison, Texas, just became the number one real estate agent in the world, according to Guinness World Records. At the REAL Trends “Gathering of Eagles” conference in Denver today, Caballero was recognized as the first real estate agent ever to be recognized by Guinness World Records (GWR) for home sales, for having sold 3,556 verified homes in a single year.
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HomesUSA.com report: Houston new home prices dip, sales tick up

New home prices fell in Houston and Austin in January, while moving up in Dallas-Fort Worth and San Antonio, a new report showed. New homes sold for an average of $349,025 across in January across the four markets, up from $347,798 in December
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WAV Group Announces New Technology Consulting Division, Gumpper to Lead

One of real estate’s leading business consulting firms, WAV Group, announced today it is expanding its services to include IT Consulting - technology roadmaps, vendor selection, SaaS integrations – and that David Gumpper, former Chief Technology Officer for Michael Saunders & Company, is partnering with the WAV Group to lead this new Technology Consulting division.
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Broker Public Portal with Homesnap Grows Over 150% in First Year

Broker Public Portal (BPP) since its launch with Homesnap in January last year has grown from serving 45 Multiple Listing Services to more than 120 MLSs today, representing 800,000 real estate agents and brokers. As a result, Homesnap has become one of the nation’s most collaborative consumer real estate apps. Real estate agents have invited more than 19 million clients and contacts to access MLS listing data, and 8.5 million consumers have engaged with their agents through Homesnap.
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zavvie Reveals Colorado’s Hottest Neighborhoods with ‘Hot Hoodz’

What are Colorado’s hottest neighborhoods? Denver’s West Colfax and Chaffee Park are on the list, as are Old Town in Windsor, Downtown in Colorado Springs, and Keewaydin in Boulder. That’s according to December’s “Hot Hoodz,” released by zavvie, a national HyperLocal and social media real estate marketing startup based in Boulder.
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FBS acquires Solid Earth’s Spring software platform to achieve powerful industry vision

FBS, creators of the industry-leading Flexmls® System and Spark Platform, announce acquisition of Solid Earth’s Spring software platform and the hiring of the Spring team. The trio of the Spring® Portal, the Spark® API, and the Flexmls® System creates a new, powerful platform that puts MLSs, brokers, and agents in full control of their data and brand to clearly and beautifully showcase their unique value propositions to their client-bases on both web and mobile platforms.
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TEXAS NEW HOME SALES AND PRICES IMPROVE, BUT TAKE LONGER TO SELL

New home sales and prices improved in Texas, but took slightly longer to sell in September, according to HomesUSA.com® New Homes Sales Index and other data released today. The Index is 12-month rolling average of the Days on Market for new homes listed in the local Multiple Listing Services (MLSs) for the four largest Texas markets, including Houston, Dallas-Ft. Worth, Austin and San Antonio.
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WAV Group’s Kevin Hawkins joins Forbes Real Estate Council

Kevin Hawkins, President of WAV Group Communications, has been accepted ito the Forbes Real Estate Council, an invitation-only community for executives in the real estate industry.
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Real Estate Standards Organization Announces Massive Data Dictionary Update

The Real Estate Standards Organization, or RESO, announced the biggest update in the history of its RESO Data Dictionary, which serves as the real estate industry's “Rosetta Stone” by creating a common language that allows real estate data to be more easily understood and shared across all technology systems, with the release of its 1.6 update.

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Industry Veteran Myra Jolivet Joins WAV Group

Managing partners of WAV Group today announced public relations professional, Myra Jolivet, as the newest member of the WAV Group team. Myra brings more than two decades of strategic communications experience to the group.