You've heard about RealVitalize, but also may have questions about how it works. Rolled out by Coldwell Banker last year, in partnership with HomeAdvisor, RealVitalize provides home sellers with home improvement resources prior to or during home listing period with no up-front or hidden costs or interest fees. The...
Join Joe King tomorrow, February 5th at 9:00am for the latest in the Java with Joe series. These short discussions, which can be watched LIVE the first Thursday of every month, will provide additional value to affiliated agents. This month Joe sits down with Kennisha Cunningham, Jenny Mitchell and Shaun Hood, agents...
In the continued effort to keep you informed and prepared when it comes to wire fraud, we’ve compiled some useful practices you should employ to prevent this threat from affecting your business: Always verify wire instructions by phone before transferring money Use previously known contact information when possible Be...

Important tax update

Beginning in 2020 (for the 2019 tax year), an independent contractor operating under an S Corp DBA will not be issued a 1099 from NRT. In the past, NRT has issued a 1099 for S Corp, but not C Corp – both are exempt status and per IRS regulations...
Join Joe King tomorrow, January 9th at 9:00am for the latest in the Java with Joe series. These short discussions, which can typically be watched LIVE the first Thursday of every month (this month is an exception due to the holiday) will provide additional value to affiliated agents.  This month Joe...
You've been planning for 2020 for a few months now, but are ready to really take your business to the next level? Learn from keynote speaker, Sean Carpenter and then select 3 round table topics that most closely align to your goals for the first quarter of 2020. The...

New wire fraud phone scam

Wire fraud continues to plague our industry with a new scam – criminals are calling buyers directly to say that they have new wire instructions in order to steal closing funds. This isn’t something we’re just reading about in the news – we’ve caught it happening to buyers recently. This is in addition...
Join Joe King next Thursday, January 9th at 9:00am for the latest in the Java with Joe series. These short discussions, which can typically be watched LIVE the first Thursday of every month (this month is an exception due to the holiday) will provide additional value to affiliated agents.  This...
We have some exciting news to share. A new marketing guide providing everything you need to promote yourself and your listings can now be downloaded from your local intranet! The guide highlights thousands of Do It Yourself (DIY), custom and semi‑custom marketing assets, as well as where to access...
Did you know that more scammers today are asking for payment by gift card? There’s been a 270% increase in this activity since 2015, according to the FTC. So, anytime someone calls selling something or about a bill you supposedly owe and suggests you pay with a gift card...