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Zillow Hires Two Industry Veterans

I am excited to announce that two new industry veterans have joined our growing industry development team: Steve Allen and Chris Kiel. Both join as directors […]

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How Do You Stack Up Against the Rental Competition?

With so many different players in the rental market, it’s important to be aware of approaches other rental marketers use to gain residents.

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Top 10 Cities Where Landlords Make the Most Money

Zillow looked at the top 50 U.S. metros to see which areas give landlords the best return on investment.

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Top Real Estate Agent: Julie Wyss, San Jose, CA

San Jose, CA real estate agent Julie Wyss has great knowledge of the Bay Area market and increases business by working with buyers, sellers and investors.

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The 15 Best Books for Real Estate Agents

Real estate professionals need a fundamental understanding of many subjects to have a successful career. These 15 books are a good start.

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Rental Occupancy Strong Despite New Inventory

Despite fears of oversupply with so much new rental inventory, units have been absorbed in the market to meet renter demand.

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Top Real Estate Agent: Allen Brake, St. Louis, MO

St. Louis real estate agent Allen Brake uses technology to keep himself and his clients on top of every deal.

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Maximize Your Sphere of Influence: 6 Simple Ideas to Get More Contacts

Real estate agents should always have a plan for growing their SOI. Learn six ways to add more contacts to your SOI list.

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Working Through Maintenance Delays With Residents

The key to placating frustrated residents as you schedule repairs is delivering great customer service.

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Be Your Own Boss: 6 Benefits of a Real Estate Agent Career

Benefits include growing your business as slow or as fast as you want, setting your own hours, and helping people achieve their dream of home ownership.