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The Real Estate Group was founded with the intent of being a market leader in agent development, technology, information and resources. We've created The Insider Blog to bring a wealth of information from industry professionals straight to you. Here you'll find an 'insider's' look at Real Estate, the topics of today, and insight into where we think the future is headed.

Latest Posts from the TREG Insider Blog

Make Their Jaws Drop: 6 Starter Tips For Drone Marketing

Many online property listings have photos that fail to highlight the positives, often due to limited spatial ability. … [Read More...]

3 Reasons Why Refinancing Should Stay Top-Of-Mind

We all know that buying a home requires maintenance. … [Read More...]

Renovation Stories: A Minimalist Mid-Century Modern in Washington, DC

When Dave and Jackie began looking for a home in the Washington, D.C. area, they wanted a modern home with lots of natural light and clean lines. … [Read More...]

7 Reasons Locals Love Coastal Virginia

It's always been popular with military families. What makes coastal Virginia popular with new homebuyers? … [Read More...]

Upsizing On The Upswing: The Big Decision More Homeowners Are Making

Downsizing? That’s so 2016. Housing trends and consumer research indicate a move toward upsizing as homeowners transition to larger dwellings. … [Read More...]

5 Things To Expect From A Good Mortgage Banker

Buying a home is a big deal, and requires a lot of organization, communication, and decision making. Whether you’re doing it solo, or you’ve got a significant other to help you along, the mortgage process can be less stressful with one, specific person to guide you: your mortgage banker. Many homebuyers associate the … [Read More...]

All In The Family: Multigenerational Living Makes A Comeback

It was the cycle that defined American life for decades. People got married, bought a house, and started a family. The kids grew up, left the nest, and didn't come back. The empty nesters then downsized to a smaller place to enjoy their golden years. Their kids eventually started families of their own, and bought their own … [Read More...]

4 Ways Relocation Experts Aid Out-Of-Town Buyers

In today’s highly competitive job market — where 68 percent of HR professionals are experiencing difficulty recruiting candidates — companies cannot afford to limit their recruitment to local candidates. This is where relocation comes into play.   Companies want to ensure that job candidates are sold on every … [Read More...]

Home Prices and Buyer Competition Hit New Highs in June As Inventory Drought Dragged Into 21st Consecutive Month

The median home sale price increased 7.3 percent from a year ago to $298,000 in June. This is the highest national median sale price recorded since we began keeping track in 2010. Despite record-high buyer demand during the busy spring market, sales only increased 1.9 percent compared to last year, constrained by a low … [Read More...]

Want To Get The Most Money For Your Home? Don’t Do These 9 Things

Owning a home and making mortgage payments is like putting money in the bank. Barring a market reversal, that nest egg of equity in your home will grow and grow. And for most homeowners, their house is their largest asset—which means there’s a lot of money at stake when it comes time to sell.   Want to get as … [Read More...]