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How to use Tik Tok to market real estate

How to use Tik Tok to market real estate


A real estate marketing guru and Tik Tok aficionado gives the inside scoop on the increasingly popular social network.

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Home prices are up, but that might not last

Home prices are up, but that might not last


CoreLogic reports home price acceleration continued in April, but — in a shift away from other industry predictions — expects the first decline in values to begin in 2021

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Parking preferences affected by COVID-19?

Parking preferences affected by COVID-19?


Zumper shows that online searches are down for apartments with parking spaces. But one Atlanta agent says he’s seeing a growing preference for parking in home searches.

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Pending home sales took a deep dive in April, but NAR upgrades its forecast

Pending home sales took a deep dive in April, but NAR upgrades its forecast


NAR’s chief economist says April’s decline could be the lowest point in the market, and that he expects it to bounce back soon.

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Tyler Perry mansion fetches $15M in record deal

Tyler Perry mansion fetches $15M in record deal


Engel & Völkers advisor Lisa Robinson serves as buyer’s agent in largest Atlanta deal of 2020.

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Rent increases down in Atlanta in April

Rent increases down in Atlanta in April


A new report that rent is still rising, but by much less in most cities, as a result of the COVID-19 crisis.

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Report deems Atlanta ‘relatively affordable’

Report deems Atlanta ‘relatively affordable’


Homes are more affordable nationwide due to declining interest rates, but a shortage of listings in most cities due to the pandemic is making them harder to find.

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Redfin: Housing shortage prompts bidding wars

Redfin: Housing shortage prompts bidding wars


Good news for sellers: Homes on the market under $1 million are receiving multiple offers in desirable cities.

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Existing-home sales drop 17.8% in April, but first-timers are coming back

Existing-home sales drop 17.8% in April, but first-timers are coming back


Coronavirus lockdowns disrupted sales in April, but the data shows an increase in new homebuyers.

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Purchase applications in Georgia beat out last year’s numbers

Purchase applications in Georgia beat out last year’s numbers


Economists with the Mortgage Bankers Association predict mortgage rates will remain low for the next couple of years, though there is at least one scenario under which they could rise more quickly.

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