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Professional Search | First Impressions

Have some questions about the updates to FIND? It's been a week since we switched over to Professional Search, Realtor.com's new, mobile-friendly version of FIND. We've been seeing a few questions from our members pop up multiple times, so our president has created a short video to introduce our existing FIND users to Professional Search.First - FIND was alwayspowered by

Everything You Need to Know About Home Security Systems

You have your daily routine of checking your doors, windows, and locks - but have you ever wondered if it's enough to keep your home and family safe from intruders? When it comes to protecting your household, installing a home security system is one of the most efficient things you can do. Home security systems are crucial when it comes to protecting your home, family, and business. Having one

Summary of Changes to Rental Regulations Imposed by the Statewide Housing Security and Tenant Protection Act of 2019

The following is a summary of the changes that were enacted on June 14, 2019 under the Statewide Housing Security and Tenant Protection Act of 2019. The Act took effect immediately and applies to all special proceedings (ie: Summary Proceedings) commenced on or after June 14, 2019. The effective date of any provision other than on or after June 14, 2019 is so noted. The Act amends/modifies

FIND is Now Professional Search

If you clicked attempted to access our FIND tool recently, you might have noticed something a little...different. FIND is now Professional Search - and that's great news! Professional Search has your favorite features from our FIND tool, plus a mobile-responsive site, a slick Professional Dashboard that

Join Us LIVE for a Professional Search Training

Live from New York... Our members love our FIND tool, which is why we've been so excited to talk about the changes coming in the new product, Professional Search. We're switching over on July 31st, but don't worry if you can't wait that long; on July 30th, we'll be holding a live trainingon the new software in Manhattan. Actually, we'll be holding two of them - in the morning

How to Get Your Guest Blog Published on Our Site

We publish new content on this blog every week and send it out to thousands of social media followers and email subscribers (not to mention potential home buyers who browse our blog when searching for listings). Want to increase your site traffic and page ranking? Consider writing a guest blog post!In exchange for well-written, informative writing, we provide an author bio to promote yourself

8 Things That Turn Home Buyers Off

Selling a home is not always easy. Even though you love your home, you'll have to face a hard truth when you decide to sell it: it probably has some characteristics that potential home buyers won't like. In addition, there are some major missteps home sellers may make when trying to sell their home. To avoid or fix these pitfalls as soon as possible, check out our list of the top mistakes

6 Upgrades NY State Millenial Home Buyers Love

Homeownership may seem like old hat now, but do you remember when you bought your first house? The excitement of looking, deciding, planning, and worrying. It's an important moment; getting ready for one of life's first major purchases. Now it's time to prepare your property for the sales market - and perhaps hand it off to a younger first-time buyer.What attracts would-be buyers

Green Plumbing and Water Usage in Your Home

An ever-increasing number of homeowners in the United States have developed a strong interest in making their residences more environmentally friendly. Towards this end, many of these individuals are focused on green plumbing options and water usage issues. There are a number of key factors to bear in mind when it comes to green plumbing and water usage at your