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Wayne Robinson

Wayne Robinson
101 Quakertown Ave.  Pennsburg  PA 18073
Phone:  267-481-4811
Office:  215-679-9797
Cell:  267-481-4811
Fax:  267-354-6936

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Survey Results: What Keeps Brokers Up at Night?

January 15, 2018 6:26 pm

As we begin a new year, what are the most pressing issues on the minds of the nation’s real estate brokers? What are they most looking forward to in the year ahead? What strategies do they have in place to address inventory issues, technology adoption, agent retention or to ensure their continued profitability? Better Homes […]

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Buying Is Better Financially in More Than Half of Markets: Report

January 15, 2018 4:23 pm

It is more affordable to buy a home than rent one in more than half of markets—but for how long remains uncertain, according to recently released research. In 54 percent of the over 400 counties analyzed by ATTOM Data Solutions, buying the median-priced home is more affordable than renting a three-bedroom one, according to ATTOM’s […]

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Building a Reputation of Trust and Honesty

January 15, 2018 4:23 pm

In the following interview, Phyllis Staines, broker associate at RE/MAX Coastal Real Estate in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla., discusses disruption, marketing and more. Region Served: Jacksonville, Fla. Years in Real Estate: 20 Number of Offices: 1 Number of Agents: 16 Favorite Part of Your Job: The freedom and unlimited potential for earning. I also enjoy solving problems, and those who […]

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Fair Housing Makes Us Stronger

January 14, 2018 1:08 pm

On April 11, 1968, President Johnson signed the Fair Housing Act into law. This marked an important and historic change in our nation’s commitment to property rights, recognizing that property rights should not be abridged because of discrimination based on race, color, national origin or religion. In later years, the law was amended to prohibit […]

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California Real Estate Professional Among Mudslide Victims

January 14, 2018 1:08 pm

A Southern California real estate professional perished tragically in the mudslides last week, one of more than 15 victims of the latest catastrophe to strike the state. Rebecca Riskin, of Riskin Partners in Montecito—known as the “first lady of luxury real estate”—was killed as a result of the ensuing flood and mudslides in the Thomas […]

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The Great Debate: What the MLS Can Be, and What It Should Be

January 14, 2018 1:08 pm

Ask any agent, broker or constituent in real estate: There are challenges facing the Multiple Listing Service. A discussion on the future of the MLS—what it can be, and what it should be—hosted by the California Association of REALTORS® (C.A.R.) recently illuminated those issues, and strived for solutions. “An MLS should be defined not only […]

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Infographic: How Recent Buyers Purchased Their Home

January 13, 2018 12:14 am

Demand and home prices are increasing, but that has yet to keep homebuyers out of the market. Here is how they did it:  For more information, please visit www.nar.realtor. For the latest real estate news and trends, bookmark RISMedia.com.

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Confidence in Housing Subdued at Year-End

January 13, 2018 12:14 am

Confidence in housing was subdued in December in the Fannie Mae Home Purchase Sentiment Index® (HPSI), derived from Fannie Mae’s National Housing Survey® (NHS). The HPSI overall posted 85.8 in December, two percentage points lower than the month prior. “Consumers remained cautious in their housing outlook at the end of 2017, as tax reform discussions […]

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Real-Life Training Paves the Way to Continued Success

January 11, 2018 5:29 pm

In the following interview, Abe Lee, owner of CENTURY 21 iProperties Hawaii in Honolulu, Hawaii, discusses the advantages of the brand, technology, training and more. Region Served: Hawaiian Islands Years in Real Estate: 43 Number of Offices: 1 Number of Agents: 130 Best Time Management Tip: Follow Stephen Covey’s “4 Quadrants of Time Management:” Prioritize […]

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In 2017, Multiple Offers Scored Sellers Thousands

January 11, 2018 5:29 pm

Did you buy a home last year? Did you make an above-asking bid? Approximately 24 percent of for-sale homes in 2017 sold for higher than what they were listed for, according to an analysis recently released by Zillow. Five years ago, that figure was roughly 17 percent. The average gain for sellers? $7,000. “In the […]

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