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Ready to Buy or Sell Real Estate

The National Association of REALTORS® consumer website, HouseLogic, offers tips for entering the real estate market for both Buyers and Sellers. The website features articles with tips for finding a home, understanding how much mortgage you can afford, staging your home for sale and finding a REALTOR®.
Buyers - find the resources to be prepared for your home purchase
Sellers - find the resources to get the most out of your investment
Visit the Buyer and Seller Section of the HouseLogic site to get the tools you need and find a local Vail Valley REALTOR® here.

Owning a Home is Still the American Dream

The American dream of home ownership is alive and well even after the battering prices and budgets took during the housing crisis, according to a survey by Chase. A total of 87% of respondents said owning their home is something they have always wanted.
"Owning a home is at the heart of most Americans' dreams," said Chase Mortgage Banking CEO Kevin Watters. "And people are saving as much as possible to achieve home ownership."

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Your Listings.  Your Choice.  Here's what you need to know to make the right decisions!

 

Syndication FAQ

What is VMLS doing about syndication?  Will my listings still go to Zillow?  Trulia?  Realtor.com?  What am I supposed to do?  What IS syndication?  What do I do when my listing data is wrong on one of these websites?  Is it true that NAR doesn't own Realtor.com??

Click here for an FAQ from your VMLS answering these questions and more.

 

Syndication:  The New Landscape

News Corp bought Realtor.com.  Zillow bought Trulia.  Two major competitors.  Whats the scoop?  What does it mean for syndication?  Check out this articles:

Can you put all this into laymans terms for me?  'Notorious Rob', a popular real estate industry blogger does a great job of it, read his articles at Notorious Rob on all things Syndication

 

The Syndication White Paper

For years, syndication was simple: MLSs chose a technology partner to provide syndication and brokers generally sent their listings everywhere. But its not that simple anymore.  MLSs and Brokerages are sending their listings 'direct' to the large portals.  Listing owners are being more selective, demanding 'responsible listing distribution' while demanding a better value exchange.

Click here to read Clareity's white paper, 'Beyond Syndication'.