What is Your Favorite Home Search Engine?

Thursday, January 21st, 2016

What is your favorite home search engine?  I am always curious where people prefer to search for homes.  Locally, some people prefer one broker over another.  Some people use Movoto and a handful of other search engines.  Redfin seemed to be the most popular for a while, but that was before Rupert Murdoch and company bought […]

Pocket or Coming Soon Listings

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

I’m curious to hear your thoughts about the so-called “pocket listings.” A more prominent example of a pocket listing is Zillow’s “coming soon” feature.  Historically, pocket listings have been listings owned by a broker where the owner did not want the information about their property released to the public.  Most recently, an application called HomeCanvasr,  […]

Realtor.com Develops New App

Tuesday, June 24th, 2014

Realtor.com® has joined forces with financial site Bankrate.com to create a new Android and iPhone app that allows home shoppers to gather quick estimates of what they can afford, and then target homes within that price range. The app includes an affordability tool that allows the user to key the down payment they plan to […]

Home Search App

Monday, June 23rd, 2014

Have you heard about the new Keller Williams home search app available for your smart phone?  This app is awesome!!  It will automatically pull up all of the houses for sale around you when you open it up.  The app will show you on the map where the houses are and provide the details available […]