Please wait as we prepare your PDF file ....

Mission Chronicle Blog

Search Blog

our goal is to help you stay informed by providing timely and interesting articles.

My top 10 predictions for real estate in 2018

12/05/2017

Download PDF

Two years ago as we approached the year 2016, I predicted Donald Trump would be elected President. My crystal ball hasn’t always been so prescient. Last year I guessed that in 2017 Zillow would expand overseas and NAR would pick a woman CEO (stupid me). I was right about the soaring housing market and Redfin’s public offering, but otherwise this year did not unfold exactly as I had anticipated. Ibuyer Opendoor is indeed growing but at a much slower pace than I expected. Consider this a warning about this year’s predictions for 2018. Here goes. 1. Tax reform legislation, which will be signed by President Trump by the end of this year, will be amended next year and Congress will give back the homeownership bennies taken away in the original bill. The National Association of Realtors (NAR) will take credit for using its steroids-like political muscle to manipulate the politicians. 2. Speaking of NAR, the powerful trade group will not squash RPR or Upstream. A fan of Bruce …

Source: click here

Read More

INSPIRED, INTELLIGENT, INSIGHTFULL

STAY INFORMED WITH TIMELY AND INTERESTING ARTICLES FROM OUR BLOG, MISSION CHRONICLE. OUR ASPIRATION IS TO PROVIDE REALTORS AND OTHER REAL ESTATE INDUSTRY PROFESSIONALS WITH EXCEPTIONAL RESOURCES AND SHARE OUR KNOWLEDGE TO PROPEL YOU TO YOUR GOALS.

  • Pitching your real estate tech to Inman? Avoid these 6 blunders

    If you’re a technology company stakeholder trying to catch the eyes of Inman’s tech-forw...

  • Real estate photographer sues Zillow for copyright infringement

    A California photographer of high-end properties says his contract with agents is ‘not transfe...

  • Howard Hanna acquires Allen Tate Companies to form mid-Atlantic real estate giant

    Howard Hanna Real Estate Services is acquiring Allen Tate Companies to create a powerhouse real esta...

  • Existing home sales remain steady, ending 4-month slump

    Sales of existing homes remained steady from July to August, ending four months of decline, accordi...

  • Zillow to feature listings from Canada’s largest indie brokerage

    As part of its efforts to come to Canada, Zillow will soon feature listings from the country’s...

  • The secret to growing your business 10x in one year

    To have a successful real estate business, you must establish yourself as a niche real estate servic...

  • 3 ways agents can become the ‘digital mayor’ for their neighborhood

    Meet three agents who are killin’ it in everything from local content marketing to social medi...

  • Compass launches Telluride office, snags two top Sotheby’s agents

    Compass is expanding into the Rocky Mountain ski-town of Telluride, Colorado, with an award-winning ...

  • DocuSign passes Zillow’s market cap, and NAR is reaping the rewards

    DocuSign, the cloud-based electronic signature platform, is skyrocketing in value and even overtook ...

  • The ‘Compass Effect’ is creating chaotic Gulf War-like battlefield

    Suddenly, like the Persian Gulf, real estate has become antagonistic and fiercely competitive, with ...

September 2018
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
« Aug    
 12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
24252627282930

  • Polls

    What information you are looking for?

    View Results

    Loading ... Loading ...
  • Last month Results

    How Is My Site?

    • Good (100%, 3 Votes)
    • Excellent (0%, 0 Votes)
    • Bad (0%, 0 Votes)
    • Can Be Improved (0%, 0 Votes)
    • No Comments (0%, 0 Votes)

    Total Voters: 3

    Vote

    Loading ... Loading ...