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The Benefits and Risks of Buying a Home at Auction

What you need to know about buying a home at auction.

Olga RonisAug 30, 2023
Mistakes to Avoid When Selling Your Home

Don’t make one of these mistakes when selling a property or you could lose out on $$$!

Olga RonisAug 15, 2023
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The Pros And Cons Of Buying A Foreclosed Property

Learn the pros and cons of buying a foreclosed property and invest in a foreclosure with confidence

Olga RonisAug 11, 2023
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The Dos and Don’ts of Bidding at a Real Estate Auction

Learn the strategies for bidding on properties.

Olga RonisJul 14, 2023
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5 Essential Tips To Get Your Home Ready For Sale

How to stage your home to get it ready for sale.

Olga RonisJul 10, 2023
How to Use RealtyTrac’s Market Reports To Make Better Investment Decisions

Each month, we release detailed real estate market reports that can help you make smarter investment decisions. Learn how to use these reports to make these stats part of your weekly investment planning.

Manuel MartinezJun 24, 2023
Strategies and Guides for Successful Real Estate Investing

Key insights and strategies for successful real estate investing, designed to help you navigate the market and grow your portfolio.

Sarah DonovanJun 24, 2023
Real Estate Investors and First-Time Buyers

First-time buyers are an important market segment for real estate investors, and make up a significant percentage of all residential home purchases.

Manuel MartinezJan 6, 2022
Is Real Estate a Productive Asset for Investors

Is real estate investing a productive asset class for investors? Foreclosures bought as fix-and-flip and rental properties often provide strong ROI.

RealtyTracDec 23, 2021
Instant Over-Reaction: Zillow Exits the I-Buyer Space

RealtyTrac EVP – Rick Sharga’s take on Zillow’s exit from the I-Buyer space and its implication on the housing market, home prices, Zestimate and more

Manuel MartinezNov 9, 2021