Millennials are using Real Estate Agents more and more

As Millennials and Gen-Xers continue to impact the real estate market, agents and brokers are becoming significantly more valuable.  In the most recent REAL Trends Consumer Study, 90% of buyers and sellers used an agent to facilitate their transaction. This is the highest it’s been since the report was formed in 2001.  91% of Millennials … More Millennials are using Real Estate Agents more and more

Rental Beast Teams with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices

Agreement will help increase network agent productivity by reaching first time home buyers early, servicing renters and offer a more innovative real estate experience. SOMERVILLE, MA – Rental Beast, the only fully integrated SaaS platform in the real estate market with a comprehensive listing database of over six million rentals nationwide, announced today it has … More Rental Beast Teams with Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices

RB Insight: Southern California Housing Slump

According to CoreLogic, new and existing houses and condominiums sold during this past month of September fell 18% compared with September of 2017.  This is a worrisome trend for potential home buyers, as the median price for homes sold in September was $505,000 (3.6% higher than it was last year). With prices rising, and home … More RB Insight: Southern California Housing Slump

FCRA Compliance? Rental Beast is here to help

FCRA, the Fair Credit Reporting Act, comes into conversation in real estate during the application phase.  This act regulates the collection of credit information and the access of credit reports. Passed in 1970, it was designed to ensure fairness, accuracy, and privacy of personal information during credit checks.   All real estate agents must be … More FCRA Compliance? Rental Beast is here to help

Rental Beast Partners with Live Urban Real Estate

Real estate leaders partner to offer expanded rental services in the Greater Denver market Denver, CO (PRUnderground) September 20th, 2018 Rental Beast, the premiere digital real estate company known for its comprehensive leasing platform and listing service, has partnered with Live Urban Real Estate, one of the top brokerage firms in the flourishing Denver market. … More Rental Beast Partners with Live Urban Real Estate

Rental Beast is Integrating with Facebook to Bring Home Rentals Listings to Marketplace

Somerville, MA – Rental Beast, the only full end-to-end SaaS platform in the real estate market, with a comprehensive listing database of over six million rentals nationwide, announced today it is integrating with Facebook Marketplace to offer home rentals listings. Rental Beast has access to over 70 percent of the total rental inventory in many … More Rental Beast is Integrating with Facebook to Bring Home Rentals Listings to Marketplace

Existing Home Sales in the US fell 0.6% in June

Home sales in the United States fell 0.6 percent this past June, marking the third month of this downward trend. Higher prices and a lack of inventory are the main culprits which have caused many would-be buyers to skip the home sales market altogether.    In a report released by the National Association of Realtors, … More Existing Home Sales in the US fell 0.6% in June

Boston ferry could launch this September

According to analytics firm INRIX, Boston is one of the world’s most congested cities in regards to traffic and currently ranks 14th worst in the world and 7th worst in the United States. The Massachusetts Convention Center Authority and a few private companies are hoping to utilize the region’s waterways and harbor–also known as the … More Boston ferry could launch this September

Parking ticket hikes to fund transit work in Boston

As part of a new transportation strategy that is included in Mayor Walsh’s budget request, eleven of the city’s most complained-about parking violations may see fine increases this summer. Double parking violations would increase from $45 to $75, street cleaning violations would increase from $40 to $90, resident parking violations would increase from $40 to … More Parking ticket hikes to fund transit work in Boston