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Real Estate Photography Statistics (2023)

Real Estate Photography Statistics (2023)

Real estate photography is one of the essential elements of real estate marketing. With 97% of home buyers using the internet as part of their home search, showcasing a property in the best possible light is critical to drawing potential buyer ...

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Types of Real Estate Photography

Types of Real Estate Photography

The five types of real estate photography include residential, interior, architectural, drone, and commercial. And there are two more important visual marketing tools in the mix: video tours and 3D virtual tours increasingly play a role in real ...

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How Much Does Real Estate Photography Cost? (2023)

How Much Does Real Estate Photography Cost? (2023)

The RubyHome team researched and analyzed real estate photography prices across the United States to provide a guide for agents and home sellers to know what they can expect to pay when hiring a residential real estate photographer. In this ...

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Home Remodeling Statistics: Trends and ROI (2023)

Home Remodeling Statistics: Trends and ROI (2023)

What is Home Remodeling? Home remodeling is altering a home's structure or remaking one or more of its areas. Remodeling and renovating are often used interchangeably, but there’s a difference. Remodeling entails creating something new, while ...

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eXp Realty Stats: Revenue, Transactions, & Growth (2023)

eXp Realty Stats: Revenue, Transactions, & Growth (2023)

eXp World Holdings owns and operates a cloud-based real estate brokerage and technology platform that powers several businesses, including eXp Realty. Founded in 2009, eXp Realty is different from traditional brokerages as its cloud-based concept ...

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Compass, Inc. Revenue and Transaction Statistics (2023)

Compass, Inc. Revenue and Transaction Statistics (2023)

Compass is a full-service real estate brokerage incorporated in 2012 under the name Urban Compass. The company later shortened its name and went public in 2021. Compass’ integrated software platform is a CRM built specifically for real estate ...

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Redfin Company Stats: Revenue & Competitors (2023)

Redfin Company Stats: Revenue & Competitors (2023)

Redfin is a leading full-service real estate brokerage. Founded in 2004 in Seattle, Washington, the company reaches 51 million monthly average users across its mobile apps and website, primarily in the U.S. and Canada. Redfin became a ...

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How Many People Are Leaving California (2023)

How Many People Are Leaving California (2023)

Key California Population and Migration Stats How Many People Are Leaving California? Is California’s Population Declining? Where Are Californians Moving? Where Do Californians Want to Move? Key California Population and Migration ...

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Best Places to Live if You Are Rich (2023)

Best Places to Live if You Are Rich (2023)

Where Do the Rich Thrive? Wealthy Americans with expensive tastes want the best of the best. Some states and cities in the U.S. are better at meeting these needs than others. To get a sense of the best places to live the high life, we collected ...

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Top 10 Famous Movie Houses [Ranked]

Top 10 Famous Movie Houses [Ranked]

While houses portrayed in films are part of a fictional storyline, many exist in real life. We were curious to know who would like to own the real-world versions of famous movie homes, so we surveyed 1,279 people. Our survey helped us determine how ...

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What is the DINK Lifestyle? [Survey]

What is the DINK Lifestyle? [Survey]

For many, the path to the American dream includes owning a home, starting a family, and eventually retiring into a relaxing post-career stage of life. However, this isn't the case for many Americans born after 1997. In fact, for a good portion of ...

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What's Inside Celebrity Homes?

What's Inside Celebrity Homes?

Inside Celebrity Homes? [Study] Celebrity mansions are incredibly fascinating, often what many would dream of living in one day. From the outside alone, these homes exude wealth, either through their architectural style or more modern fittings. ...

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What is Considered Rich? [Survey]

What is Considered Rich? [Survey]

Just what is considered wealthy, anyway? Do you have a specific number in mind? Or do you think of wealth as living among influencers in a house in Hollywood Hills, being famous yourself, or a titan of industry? Most Americans think they will one ...

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Living in Laguna Beach, California

Living in Laguna Beach, California

Situated on the Orange County coast between Newport Beach and San Clemente, a short drive from Southern Los Angeles, Laguna Beach is a small city of 23,000 people, spread over 8.84 square miles. Laguna Beach’s coastline constitutes seven ...

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Neighborhoods in Santa Monica

Neighborhoods in Santa Monica

Santa Monica, California is an upscale beach town and one of the best suburbs of Los Angeles. It is a longtime stomping ground for professionals, retirees, artists, and well-heeled residents who appreciate its beautiful surroundings, laid-back ...

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Living in Glendale, California [Insider's Guide]

Living in Glendale, California [Insider's Guide]

Glendale is a suburb of Los Angleles that sits where the eastern end of the San Fernando Valley and the western end of the San Gabriel Valley meet, just 10 miles north of Downtown Los Angeles. It is perhaps best known as home to Brand Boulevard, ...

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The Most Expensive Homes in Los Angeles

The Most Expensive Homes in Los Angeles

Updated January 3, 2022 Los Angeles’s most expensive homes are naturally concentrated in within the some of the area's most expensive neighborhoods. Among them are Bel Air, Beverly Hills, and Holmby Hills, which comprise an area locally ...

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Moving to and Living in Los Angeles [Insider's Guide]

Moving to and Living in Los Angeles [Insider's Guide]

This article was updated on December 14, 2021 Are you thinking of moving to Los Angeles? If the city's population is any measure of how much people like it, there's substantial evidence that living in Los Angeles is pretty great. 4 million people ...

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