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 is committed to helping landlords rent their properties faster, to highly qualified tenants. But as a landlord, what can you do to attract more renters? You’ve listed your property on multiple sites, but why aren’t tenants funneling in? Well the experts here at Rental Beast put together a list of the top things … More What are renters looking for in a new home?
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
As a real estate agent, there are times that you struggle maintaining a consistent income. It’s nothing to be ashamed about, its the nature of the real estate market. Some months you’re closing deals left and right, and others can leave you worrying about staying out of the red. So what can you do, as … More Supplemental Income for Real Estate Agents
Buying a home is hard. The transition from renting to buying is harder. It is a daunting task to forgo landlords, and leases for mortgages and down payments. But don’t worry, we here at Rental Beast are ready to help. We talked to our in-house real estate experts to put together some tips and tricks … More Transitioning from Renting to Buying: A Rental Beast How-To
A how-to on helping out the little ghouls and goblins this Halloween! *** Just because you live in an apartment, doesn’t mean you can’t take part in all of the upcoming Halloween festivities. Whether you live in a large complex, or share a row home, you can still be apart of the fun. Get into … More Trick or Treating with rentals
In a recent blog post, we shared how Total Home Score can give you detailed neighborhood knowledge that allows you to impress your clients and build their confidence in your expertise. Now, let’s see how these scores work in practice. Live in your Broker Portal: Livability Scores Step 1: Start your search as you normally … More How to Leverage the Livability Score for your Clients