By Paige Brown Over 400 real estate brokerage owners and leading decision-makers participated in RISMedia’s latest webinar, “Leading Brokers Examine Today's State of the Valuation and the M&A Landscape.” George Slusser, partner at WAV Group and long-time industry veteran on brokerage valuation and mergers & acquisitions led the webinar...

By Paige Tepping During RISMedia's recent webinar—"Do You Need an iBuyer Offering? Pros and Cons"—panelists Erin Cestero, president – San Antonio division, JBGoodwin REALTORS®; and Brian Megliola, chief operating officer/owner, Coldwell Banker Community REALTORS®, explored the pros and cons of iBuyer offerings and what success should look like...

By Paige Brown In the latest RISMedia webinar—“Customers for Life: How to Become Part of the Homeownership Lifestyle”—panelists Marshall O’Keefe, senior director of business development at Rocket Mortgage; Nicole Bostrom Cogan, licensed attorney and real estate broker with The Real Estate Center; and Yamel Ramirez Maynard, broker...

By Kara Masterson Maybe there's a leak in your attic. Maybe you've noticed cracked or broken shingles. There are many reasons why you might need to replace your roof, but as with other home improvement projects, there are optimal and sub-optimal times to get it done. Here are just a few considerations when you're wondering about the best season for redoing your roof. Temperature

By Brian Wallace The asphalt economy is incredibly fascinating and sustainable. As of December 2021, asphalt is the most recycled material on Earth and can be used for roadways, parking lots, roof shingles, and more. With the current state of climate change and efforts to become more sustainable, asphalt recycling matters now more than ever. The United States is...

By Joey Macari In the latest RISMedia webinar—“ Lessons in Leadership with Dermot Buffini”—panelists Dermot Buffini, CEO of Buffini & Company; Chris Trapani, Co-Founder & CEO of Christie's International Real Estate Sereno, gives insight into effective business leadership, having a personalized but practical vision and fostering...

By Kara Masterson PVC roofing membranes have been used for decades by roofing professionals to help protect homes and businesses from harsh climates and the outside elements. Of the three types of roofing membranes being used today, PVC membranes are the longest lasting with lifespans averaging over 20 years. Although this type of membrane material may not be suitable...

By Anica Oaks  If you eye the huge oven at your favorite pizza shop with envy or long to take home one of those laundromat washers or dryers, you may want to buy a commercial appliance. To find out whether it will benefit your home and lifestyle due to growth or expansion, here are some things to consider. They Work Harder
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By Emma Sturgis If you've been hit by a storm recently, you might be wondering, "What do I do to make sure my home doesn't get flooded again?" While there are plenty of ways to prevent the damage from happening again in the first place, we'll show you how to fix your storm-tossed home quickly. Here are a few ways to ensure that you quickly fix storm damage to your...

By Emma Surgis  Scheduling a home inspection before buying your next property is an important first step that you should never overlook. This is because a home inspection can determine the condition of your potential purchase, identify potential problems for you, and help assess the property's value. If you are thinking of buying a home, you should set up a home...