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 NHMR Article: Five Key Steps to Buying a Home

Click here to read the article featured in the Spring, 2017 Hartford Courant Home Buyer’s and Seller’s Guide

 

scam alertWire Scam Targets Real Estate Transactions Through Agent Email Accounts

In recent months, real estate professionals have reported an upswing in a particularly insidious wire scam.   A hacker will break into a licensee’s email account to obtain information about upcoming real estate transactions.  After monitoring the account to determine the likely timing of a close, the hacker will send an email to the buyer, posing either as the title company representative or as the licensee.  The fraudulent email will contain new wiring instructions or routing information, and will request that the buyer send transaction-related funds accordingly.  Unfortunately, some buyers have fallen for this scheme, and have lost money.     Click here to read the full story.

Realtor.com web series targeting Millennial First-Time Buyers

This digital video series is part of an ongoing effort to raise visibility of realtor.com® and promote the value of a REALTOR® to millennials, the largest home buying segment in the coming years.The series differentiates realtor.com® from Zillow and Trulia by positioning realtor.com® and REALTORS® as the most authentic source for real estate information and expertise. Check out the series here and share!