By Michael Tobias Energy bills are among the highest expenses for tenants, especially if the local climate demands plenty of air conditioning or space heating. Energy efficiency measures provide a marketing advantage in the real estate industry, since the prospect of paying less for electricity and gas can attract tenants. Also, developers who invest in energy conservation...

By Brentnie Daggett Being a homeowner is a considerable responsibility, and likely one of the largest investments you'll make in your life. In order to protect your investment, you need to proactively care for your property, which means taking the correct steps to prevent problems from happening or quickly resolve issues when they do arise. Related: 5 Signs Your...

Name: Terry Grayson
Official Title: REALTOR®/Real Estate Specialist
Company: Keller Williams Realty, Grayson Group
Regions Served: South New Jersey and Philadelphia
Years in Real Estate: 22
Number of Agents: 5
Number of Offices: 1
Growth Plans: I plan to grow to 15 agents by the end of year.
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Between September 18 - 19, some of the most successful real estate leaders from across the nation gathered at the Marriott Marquis in New York City for RISMedia’s Real Estate CEO Exchange. The purpose of the day-and-a-half-long event? To share ideas and strategies to better meet the needs of today’s informed homebuyers and sellers. After all panels and presentations...

As a broker, it's vital to your success to stay abreast of modern real estate transaction systems and technology trends, so that you may better serve your team and their clients. RISMedia's most recent webinar, "Brokers: Modernize Your Transaction Process With DocuSign Rooms for Real Estate," focused on just that, by highlighting agreement and transaction automation...

By Wendy Dessler Are you in the process of renovating your home? Often, major upgrades can get quite expensive if you aren't paying attention, so if you're on a tight budget, consider focusing on saving money while renovating. Related: NAR Report: These Are the Top Home Improvements For example, if you plan to upgrade your kitchen, it may be better to purchase...

Homeowners and REALTORS® alike want new roofs and kitchens. According to the 2019 Remodeling Impact Report, released by the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR), the two projects rank as the most popular home improvement projects among both demographics. The report, which examines homeowners' reasons for completing the projects ranked, also provides the costs...

As with any career, your own personal safety and the safety of your clients should always be top of mind. And although REALTOR® Safety Month may have just ended, security in your role as an agent should be a year-round goal. Related: Helping REALTORS® Maximize Safety, Minimize Risk There are new tech products that can assist you in your pursuit of...

By Maria Patterson

A 20-plus year veteran of the residential real estate industry, Mike Miedler has spent virtually his entire career with the iconic real estate brand CENTURY 21. Then this past January, when Nick Bailey left the firm, Miedler stepped into the leadership position as president and CEO, charged with carrying forward the bold rebranding...

By Neil Walter Many investors today wonder if they should wait for the market to fall before investing in real estate—but is this the best investment strategy?  Related: 4 Top Modern Methods of Investing in Real Estate In my opinion, waiting for the market to correct before buying is not the most strategic approach to real estate investing. Why? Because timing...