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Big Data is About to Change the Value of Your Home

Even if you’re not planning to sell, big data is about to change the value of your home. The collection and publication of data is going to make a big difference for all of us.… Read more

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Home Buyers vs. Hackers: Don’t Let Thieves Steal Your Down Payment

Home PricesDown payments for homes are being stolen. Know someone buying or selling a home? Please be sure to share this with them.… 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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Can Your Front Door Color Change Your Social Status?

RTAblog_2014_1128_RedDoorIn some cultures, the color of a home’s front door has significant meaning. Americans should think about adopting one meaning in particular.… Read more

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A Congressman’s New Tax Plan Will Drag Down Our Home Values

Yesterday, a senior Republican Congressman from Michigan unveiled his proposed tax plan. One of its gimmicks is sure to reduce our home values.… Read more

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An American City Announces Plan to Use Eminent Domain to Stop Foreclosures

RTAblog_2013_0730_ForeclosureSignIn our June 24th blog post, we drew your attention to discussion about cities using the power of eminent domain to seize properties to stop foreclosures. Another city has announced it will move forward with the plan.… Read more

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Atlanta Green Building Council Highlights Green Appraisal Solutions

The Green Building Council of the Greater Atlanta Home Builders Association recently hosted Sandra Adomatis at the Southface Energy Institute to discuss appraisals of sustainable homes. Sandra, of Adomatis Appraisal Service in Punta Gorda, FL, is a nationally recognized speaker … Read more

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Protect Your Independence Through This Annual Tradition

American FlagIn 2012, we asked you to join our annual tradition tied to the celebration of Independence Day. It’s easy to do, it’s free and it can save you thousands of dollars by lowering your rates on products like insurance.… Read more

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