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Stock Market Has Dismal Week – Market Update

I hope everyone had a great week! Baseball finally settled on an agreement to start the season, so it’s incredibly exciting for me. I also had a couple of days off last week, so I’m ready to go this afternoon! Unfortunately, some of the data still shows that the overall economy might be less peppy than I am, dealing with …

Six Tips For A Professional Headshot

While looking for anything, whether it’s a house to buy, a new insurance provider or a CPA to help with taxes, the first thing you’ll always see is a headshot of the individual on their website or LinkedIn. A professional, consistent look lends credibility to a team who should be working together to make life as easy as possible for …

Retail Sales Have Big Rebound – Market Update

I hope everyone had a good Father’s Day and got to spend some time with their families. If the weather was nice in your part of the country, maybe a little cookout took place. The economic data that came out last week was kind of a mixed bag, but there are signs that some areas might be bouncing back, albeit …

Federal Reserve Pumps The Brakes – Market Update

As with everything right now, it seems like it’s all about the ups and downs. On the bright side (fingers crossed), there could be some big news by the end of the day on getting baseball going and a little bit of summer normalcy. On the other hand, the unemployment rate is still high and the Federal Reserve says we’ve …

What To Post On Social During COVID-19

Digital marketing and posting on social media is an important part of being a real estate professional. But amid the current climate caused by COVID-19, it can be tough to know what to post and how to engage with your audience. Luckily, there many ways you can report on the changing market and keep your followers updated on what’s happening …

Growing Your Skills As A Real Estate Agent During COVID-19

Obviously, it’s an unprecedented time for everyone right now, including those in the real estate industry. Since it is yet to be seen how much COVID-19 will impact the real estate market in the long-term, and with most Americans at home, now is the perfect opportunity to take advantage of the downtime to check off a few lingering to-dos. This …

Federal Reserve Press Release In Plain English – June 2020

The Federal Reserve had its June meeting yesterday. They decided to keep short-term interest rates the same, but of far more interest this time around were the forward economic projections. Essentially, this confirms what we already knew. Nothing regarding the economy has happened in the way the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC), or anyone else for that matter, would like …

Jobs Report Surprises To The Upside – Market Update

Things are really starting to get back to normal from a day-to-day business standpoint in Michigan after the disruptions caused by COVID-19. We got a chance to get together with family and friends and family this weekend, so that was cool. When looking over all measurements of the economic disruptions the virus caused, we got an encouraging sign from Friday’s …