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Social Is Not A Destination

There has been much discussion recently about the relatively poor performance of Facebook in the stock market and the increasing focus Google is putting on tying Google+ in its existing services. The two are taking different approaches to social networking: For Facebook, your social network sits on …

4 Real Estate Moves That Have Surprising Tax Implications

Android Office Real Estate Apps

• Share<br>• Flip<br>• Pin<br>• Email<p>Updated December 24, 2017<p>This is the third in my series of articles on using Android devices for your real estate business. In the …

ART CASHIN: We Are Witnessing The Tulip Bubble In Real-Time

But it's not like most other bubbles.<p>Art Cashin, UBS' man on the New York Stock Exchange trading floor, contrasts the Bitcoin bubble to the Dutch tulip mania of the 17th century. Here's Cashin:<p>Trading Tulips In Real Time - It is rare that we get to see a bubble-like phenomenon trade tick for tick …

Not so Fast: an Additional Obstacle for Real Estate Professional in the 3.8% Medicare Surtax

The 3.8% surtax on investment income for taxpayers, estates and trusts became effective January 1, 2013. This 3.8% Medicare Surtax affects all taxpayers with investment income, but the 3.8% Medicare Surtax has especially important implications for taxpayers whose occupation is involved in normal …

Where U.S. Real Estate Might Be Getting 'Bubbly'

<i>This is a guest post by Glenn Kelman. Kelman is the CEO of Redfin, a technology-powered real estate broker, and</i> <i>one of only six housing forecasters, according to the Wall Street Journal, to have</i> <i>called the U.S. housing bottom. Follow him on Twitter</i> <i>@glennkelman</i><i>.</i><p>Sliding into a seat for lunch last month …

America's Top Real Estate Regrets

<i>Trulia’s Chief Economist reveals the findings from Trulia’ s latest consumer survey. Taking a deep dive into the top real estate regrets among American homeowners and renters, the survey found that 52% of people regret something about their current home or the process of choosing it.</i><p>Spring …

How Technology is Changing How We Rent, Buy, and Sell Real Estate

The real estate industry has struggled in the past five years, with a nasty recession and housing bubble threatening the industry. But new surveys show real estate workers are some of the most satisfied in the country—and the new technologies paving the way for their success means success for <i>anyone</i> …

Tech News & Analysis - Wall Street Journal

Dow Jones, a News Corp company<p>News Corp is a network of leading companies in the worlds of diversified media, news, education, and information …

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The First Real Facebook Phone Has Bombed

The first sign that <b>Facebook</b> Home was crumbling appeared last week when exclusive carrier <b>AT&T</b> slashed the price of the HTC First to effectively free …

E-signature powerhouse DocuSign buys Cartavi to help real estate pros share docs

After working together for more than a year, DocuSign has agreed to purchase its partner, Cartavi, in a deal of undisclosed size. Through the deal, …