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Highlights from the 2014 Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers

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Every fall agents and brokers across North America eagerly await the publication of the National Association of REALTORS® ‘Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers’. This 100+ page report serves as a bellwether to consumers wants and needs and is widely referenced by everyone in the industry until the day the next report is released. Since the 2014 report […]

In the News: Top Stories on Point2 Homes

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Have you visited the news page at Point2 Homes yet? Point2 Homes is one of the leading consumer real estate search portals in Canada so you are probably already familiar with their listings – but the news our team creates from those listings is just as exciting! Below we’ve provided summaries of three of the […]

Million Dollar Listings

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Remember when a million dollars seemed like a lot of dough – a sum only the very wealthy could even truly fathom? When millionaires were few and far between? Well today it seems like they are everywhere! What with a premium on space in many cities and the rebound of the market (hooray!), there are a […]

Green Homes: Easy Sells Now, Easier in the Future?

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Today’s guest post comes to us from Erica Racson, a writer for The Balance Sheet, the Yardi corporate blog, as part of a blog exchange. Stay tuned for additional Yardi guest posts about real estate and technology trends in the months ahead. _______________________________________ Buyers are honing in on some of real estate’s hottest properties. Studies suggest that the influx in […]

How Small Is Too Small?

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Statistics everywhere tell us that smaller houses are gaining in popularity. The National Association of Home Builders predicts that the average US floor plan may shrink as much at 10% between 2010 and 2015. Our story on container homes – idle shipping containers that are converted into living spaces – remains one of our most […]

Point2 2011 Q4 Report: Where Are International Buyers Looking For Property?

A few months ago, we posted our first U.S. International Real Estate Traffic report, for Q3 2011.  International buyers seem to persistently make up a solid part of online browsing for the U.S. market.  So here are the follow-on report topline stats, for the fourth quarter of 2011. Florida, Arizona and Nevada were once again […]

Point2 Report: Where Are International Buyers Looking For Property?

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With a depressed US economy, there is no denying the fact that there just aren’t as many people searching for homes as there used to be. As domestic real estate activity has cooled, many real estate professionals have turned towards international buyers in order to drive their business forward. In turn, an exploding niche of real […]