6 Game Changing Neighborhood Traits That Buyers are Looking For

HDC-Neighborhood-Traits-2205According to the National Association of Realtors, the average buyer looks at ten properties throughout a ten-week span before finally making a purchasing decision.  Your job as a real estate professional is to simplify this process by finding and showing them properties that meet all of their requirements.

But helping your clients find the home of their dreams will require more than just showing properties that include all the amenities they are looking for. What really makes a difference is the neighborhood that comes with it. Here are six game changing neighborhood traits that buyers look for prior to purchasing a home. Continue reading

South Dominated the Housing Recovering During February


HDC-Local-Market-Reports-February-2204The newest set of Homes.com Local Market Reports, including pricing data for February, has finally arrived and we’re excited to announce that there’s nothing but good things to talk about! Let’s start off by highlighting that 41 percent of all U.S. housing markets have achieved a full price recovery, all of which can proudly show that the housing bubble is a thing of the past. Continue reading

[Free Download] Celebrate Memorial Day with the Red, White & BBQ Entertainment Guide!

Screen Shot 2015-05-18 at 10.18.10 AMMemorial Day is right around the corner and your clients will be looking for fun ways to celebrate it with their friends and family. Since you’ve already helped them find their home, why not help them enjoy it too? From grilling tips to delicious summer drinks, everything they will need to make this Memorial Day one for the record books can be found in the Homes.com Red, White & BBQ Entertainment Guide! Continue reading

3 DIY Projects to Give Your Mobile-Friendly Website a Personal Touch

HDC-3-DIY-Projects-2200As the recent Google Mobilegeddon proved, your Homes Connect Fusion™  website templates were built from the ground up to keep your website looking great in today’s mobile environment. But just because your Fusion website comes mobile ready right out the box does not mean that it is personalized to your business. The good news is you can quickly add a personal touch to your homepage with little to no technical expertise. Continue reading

5 Ways to Add Real Estate to Your Social Media Strategy Without Losing Followers

HDC-Social-Media-Strategy-2199Has creating social media content become the most daunting task in your schedule? There’s no “one size fits all” approach to developing a solid content strategy; it’s important to research what people in your local community are talking about in order to get a feel for the type of information that is in highest demand. Sharing things like a local high school football team that will be competing in the state championship game or a delicious new local restaurant that people have been raving about are great for capturing your audience’s attention and positioning yourself as a reliable source for things outside of real estate. Continue reading