Real Estate Trends for 2017

Posted on: January 10, 2017 by Newmark Insurance

This past year was full of surprises and leaves plenty of room for change in 2017. As values continue to increase and wages are stronger than in previous years, there are a lot of trends that the real estate market is bound to see. In order to be well-prepared and lucrative this year, ensure you […] Read More

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Are Drones a Good Idea for Real Estate Agent Business?

Posted on: December 20, 2016 by Newmark Insurance

Real estate agents are always looking for ways to improve and simplify their business. As getting the perfect images to showcase the home can mean the difference between their listing sitting on the market for months and a quick sale, this industry has long been interested in drone usage. Rather than hiring a professional helicopter […] Read More

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Industry Insights: Home Prices to Increase 5 Percent in 2017

Posted on: December 1, 2016 by Newmark Insurance

New research indicates that the forecast for the housing market in 2017 is going to be a pricey one. With home prices expected to increase a total of 5 percent, home buyers in the market should prepare to spend a little more money to get the house of their dreams. Therefore, as a real estate […] Read More

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Reinforcing Client Connections This Holiday Season

Posted on: November 28, 2016 by Newmark Insurance

Holiday season has officially arrived. With so many holiday parties, work obligations, and stress, it’s important to remind your existing and prospective clients that you are there for them. While selling a home during the holidays is taxing enough, staying in touch in meaningful ways can ease their mind and help you sell the property […] Read More

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4 Tools to Manage an Effective Real Estate Team

Posted on: November 9, 2016 by Newmark Insurance

Many people often wonder what sets the wildly successful people apart from the rest. In every industry, there is a standard to uphold and more than likely, a company or individual they aspire to emulate. Therefore, we have comprised a list of four key tools you need to manage a successful and effective real estate […] Read More

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Out-of-the-Box Fall Marketing Tips

Posted on: October 15, 2016 by Newmark Insurance

Now that fall has arrived and the holidays are right around the corner, now is more important than ever to market yourself effectively to stand out from the competition. With the weeks leading up to Christmas being critical in attracting business, consider the following advice for marketing your real estate business. However, before implementing these […] Read More

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Establishing Expectations with Buyers

Posted on: October 3, 2016 by Newmark Insurance

Ensuring a positive buyer experience can fast track your personal business and your firm’s success. By establishing clear expectations in a consultation, buyers and the real estate agents can get on the same page. Therefore, in addition to customizing their experience, secure your firm with a customized Real Estate Professional Liability policy. Ask the right […] Read More

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Using Facebook to Boost Business

Posted on: October 1, 2016 by Newmark Insurance

Facebook continues to be the most popular social media platform in existence. As using this tool can be a great way to gain exposure and demonstrate professionalism, many industry professionals have turned to Facebook in an attempt to generate leads. However, this has proven more difficult than they thought. But, before giving up, read on […] Read More

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The Risks of Going Without Professional Liability Insurance

Posted on: February 26, 2016 by Newmark Insurance

Real Estate Professional Liability Insurance is an essential coverage for any firm to include in their business portfolio. This policy covers a wide range of risks that any company who offers professional services may face. With that said, the risks of going without this coverage can be devastating. Claims arising against firms have the potential […] Read More

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Recent Lawsuits Reveal Need to Review TILA

Posted on: June 10, 2015 by Newmark Insurance

After allegations against 2 California mortgage companies abusing the TILA surfaced, some real estate practices are being questioned. The real estate industry was reformed to prevent illegal transfer of funds years ago, yet the issue reemerged this month. To ensure these types of misconducts don’t bankrupt your business or destroy your reputation, installing Real Estate […] Read More

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