John R. Nolan

John R. Nolan

Sales Representative

License #: 0225084726

Pearson Smith Realty

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703-989-9206
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703-815-5700
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Engel & Völkers Settles Commission Suits

USA Real Estate News-RISMedia - Thu, 2024-06-20 13:11

Engel & Völkers has become the latest brokerage to settle class-action commission lawsuits by sellers, according to filings in federal court today, as the international luxury brand entered into a preliminary agreement with plaintiffs to end litigation claiming the company participated in a conspiracy to inflate commissions. Terms of the agreement were not released, and…

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Condo Maintenance and Upkeep: A Comprehensive Guide

USA Real Estate News-RISMedia - Thu, 2024-06-20 13:08

Maintaining a condo involves regular care and timely repairs. This ensures a comfortable, safe living environment and preserves property value. I will provide the following guidance: Practical tips for regular condo maintenance Solutions for common condo maintenance issues A seasonal checklist to keep your condo in top shape From being a condo owner in multiple…

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NAR Co-Hosting September C5 + CCIM Global Summit in Florida

USA Real Estate News-RISMedia - Thu, 2024-06-20 13:05

The National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) and the CCIM Institute are co-hosting C5 + CCIM Global Summit–the nation’s premier commercial real estate and economic development event–at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Florida from September 17–19, 2024.  Practitioners from virtually every segment of the commercial ecosystem–from financing and development to sales and…

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4 Ways to Use Localized Demographic Data to Impress Buyers

USA Real Estate News-RISMedia - Thu, 2024-06-20 12:52

Listing properties is often seen as a real estate agent’s most glamorous work, but buyers also need expert agents.  If helping buyers find their perfect home is your specialty, use localized demographic data as your secret weapon to enhance your business. Let’s explore four ways to utilize it. What is demographic data? Demographic data encompasses…

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Mortgage Rates Move Down for Third Straight Week

USA Real Estate News-RISMedia - Thu, 2024-06-20 12:38

The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage dipped again for the third-straight week, averaging 6.87%, down from last week’s average of 6.95%, according to the latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey® (PMMS®) from Freddie Mac, released Thursday. This week’s numbers:  The 30-year FRM averaged 6.87% as of June 20, 2024, down from last week when it averaged 6.95%. A…

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Former Google CEO Eric Schmidt sells Silicon Valley home at $22.5M

USA Real Estate News-Inman - Thu, 2024-06-20 12:33
Schmidt and his wife, Wendy Schmidt, bought the home in 1990 for $2 million and gradually expanded the estate over about 20 years, adding neighboring parcels, a guest house and a green house.

Cassie Walker Johnson preaches the buyer agreement gospel

USA Real Estate News-Inman - Thu, 2024-06-20 11:21
At Inman Connect Las Vegas in July, Windermere broker Cassie Walker Johnson will reveal her eight-step system for creating buyer agreements. She gave Inman a sneak peak ahead of the event.

Housing Starts at 4-Year Low; High Construction Costs and Mortgage Rates Blamed

USA Real Estate News-RISMedia - Thu, 2024-06-20 11:14

Construction of new U.S. homes fell 5.5% in May, dropping to the lowest level since 2020, according to data released June 20 by the Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). The pace of construction worsened as builders are dealing with high financing costs as well as elevated mortgage rates that…

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Buyer Agent Playbook: Open Houses, Social Media and What to Expect in August

USA Real Estate News-RISMedia - Thu, 2024-06-20 10:33

Above from left, Leo Pareja, Kendall Bonner and Holly Mabery “You need to proactively explain where the value you deliver is, because if someone thinks all you do is unlock a door, it’s going to be a much, much harder conversation to have going forward.” So said eXp CEO Leo Pareja during the company’s recent…

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Housing starts plunge 5.5% in May as homebuilders act with caution

USA Real Estate News-Inman - Thu, 2024-06-20 10:30
Construction starts on new housing units dropped 5.5 percent to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,277,000 —  19.3 percent lower than levels in May 2023, according to U.S. Census data released Thursday.

Newsmakers Spotlight: Jack Greenberg on Influencing the Market

USA Real Estate News-RISMedia - Thu, 2024-06-20 09:57

Modern real estate requires modern innovation, specifically influencing. REALTORS® need to influence the market through content creation and strong client relationships. Jack Greenberg—a broker and salesperson with huntington & ellis and an RISMedia Newsmaker—has success influencing the market through both forming a successful team with a strong client ethic and a successful podcast. In this…

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Inside Real Estate folds kvCORE as part of major rebrand as BoldTrail

USA Real Estate News-Inman - Thu, 2024-06-20 09:26
Parent company Inside Real Estate will carry the BoldTrail name in a range of iterations as they roll out this summer. The new moniker is meant in impart that real estate isn't for the faint of heart.

Inside Real Estate Unveils New Product Rebrand, ‘BoldTrail’

USA Real Estate News-RISMedia - Thu, 2024-06-20 08:15

Inside Real Estate, an independent real estate software company and technology partner to leading real estate brands and approximately 500,000 real estate professionals, has announced a new product rebrand titled ‘BoldTrail,’ an all-encompassing brand portfolio that unites its expansive collection of capabilities into one cohesive system. According to the company, BoldTrail brings together Inside Real…

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