Monthly Archives: December 2014

What 2015 Trade Conferences Will You Attend?

RTAblog_2013_0925_ConferencePlease leave a comment at the bottom of this blog post to share conferences you’re planning to attend!… Read more

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Will 3% Down Payments be a Race to the Next Housing Bubble?

Home PricesOn Monday, Fannie Mae announced 3% down payments for qualified first-time buyers. Here we go again?… Read more

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Did USA Today Publish a Hit Piece on Home Appraisers?

RTAblog_2014_1208_TrafficLightOn Dec. 6, 2014, USA Today published an article titled, “Appraisal Hypocrisy Hits Home“. It offers some insight into the harm done to home buyers and sellers.… Read more

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Want Happy Holidays? Add Water.

RTAblog_2014_1205_ChristmasTreeThere’s one astonishingly simple thing you can do to keep your Christmas tree from turning into a nightmare.… Read more

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4 Ways to Protect Your Home from a Common Holiday Disaster

RTAblog_2014_1204_FireLineThe arrival of cold winter weather often signals the holiday season. It also means an increase in this disaster that devastates hundreds of thousands of homes each year… a real disaster… not an over-cooked turkey.… Read more

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