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Ups and Downs: 5 Real Estate Trends for 2022

It’s safe to say that 2021 has been a tumultuous year for the real estate industry. And that might be putting it mildly. Yet, as the year is winding down, it’s a good time to pause, reflect and prepare for the new year. Here are five real estate trends to watch as we head into 2022.
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The Rise of eClosings: What You Need to Know

Digital tools play a critical role in our day-to-day lives, in everything from business deals to downtime. As a sign of the times, the demand for electronic mortgage closings, also called eClosings, is on the rise. They have been available for some time, but the demand skyrocketed in 2020 — and the trend doesn’t seem to be slowing down anytime soon.
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Turning Space Into Income: Tips for First-Time Homebuyers in the Sharing Economy

Between coming up with down payments and applying for home loans, many first-time homebuyers may feel intimidated by the financial commitment that comes with purchasing property. So, if you or your clients are feeling the first-home jitters, you’re not alone. In fact, to help offset the financial burden, many young and first-time homebuyers are looking into converting extra space into a new source of income.
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4 Benefits of Partnering with an Appraisal Management Company

Lenders can take a load off by partnering with an appraisal management company (AMC). From quality control to increasing productivity, outsourcing the appraisal management process has major benefits for lenders of all sizes. Take a look at four of the top benefits to see if it might be a good fit.
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Advice for Sellers: How to Prepare for a Home Appraisal

You’ve received and accepted an offer, agreed-upon credits and repairs, and had a visit from an inspector — now, it’s time for the home appraisal. So, what should you expect? To help sellers better navigate the process, we’ve outlined four ways to prepare for a home appraisal.
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