Doesn’t it seem like the first step in accomplishing almost anything is always the hardest? That common paralysis happens to people all the time in a variety of circumstances, especially when decisions can be life-changing. One of those big events under the “life-changing” category? Buying or refinancing a home — something Embrace has a lot [...]
If you pay attention to real estate news, you know cryptocurrency (like Bitcoin) are making a splash in the industry. From all-Bitcoin offers to the constant stream of new blockchain buying tech that’s emerging, these unique, innovative, and ever-evolving financial tools are all the rage. But for the average industry participant — one used to [...]
Technology has made homebuying immensely easier. Not too long ago, you could only find home listings through a real estate agent. The agent would comb listings, forwarding ones they thought would fit the bill, potentially only sending the ones that meant the highest commission fee. In short, buyers had much less control over their shopping [...]
If you’re a REALTOR®, you know the longer a property sits on the market, the more money and resources it costs---and the lower your profit margin drops. Fortunately, with the help of a few handy tech tools and the competitive nature of today’s red-hot market, selling a home in 2018 can actually be quite easy. [...]
Imagine potential buyers previewing your latest listing by walking through it in high definition on their computer or mobile device. Not those cramped 360 virtual reality tours with their “fish eye” view, but a 3 dimensional walk-through so realistic it looks and feels as if you’re actually there.
As a nation, we dedicate Veterans Day to publicly recognize those who bravely serve our country. We recognize the brave men and women who have put their lives on the line for the values and beliefs we hold dear: life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.
Emerging technologies over the past thirty years have offered all of us many new ways to work. First, the personal computer revolutionized marketing with desktop publishing, then internet provided a level playing field for commerce and the ability to work remotely, and most recently the smartphone took that computing power and connectivity and put it in our pockets.
Today’s homes are littered with “smart” devices. From self-adjusting thermostats and phone-controlled security systems to apps that let you monitor your energy consumption, tech has made homeownership easier than ever.
These days, most of us are practically attached to our phones, so we might as well fill them with apps that could improve our quality of life in some way, right?
House hunting has changed a LOT in the digital age.