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Private Islands Are Part of a Luxury Real Estate Boom
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by The CE Shop Team

Have you ever dreamed of escaping to a private island? For most of us, that’s only a fantasy, but some ultra-wealthy buyers can make owning an island a reality.

First-Time Homebuyers Are Facing a Starter Home Shortage
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by The CE Shop Team

It’s hard to be a first-time buyer in this market. We’re exploring what experts say is a major barrier to homeownership: the lack of available “starter homes.”

5 People You’ll Meet as a First-Time Homebuyer
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by The CE Shop Team

For many first-time buyers, navigating the real estate industry can feel overwhelming, but the more you learn about the process, the better prepared you’ll be.

6 Podcasts Real Estate Agents Should Be Listening to in 2022
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by The CE Shop Team

If you’re looking for informative, engaging content to listen to, you’re in luck. We created a list of our favorite 6 podcasts for real estate agents.

How to Prioritize Your Mental Health As a Real Estate Agent
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by The CE Shop Team

In the real estate industry, you have endless opportunities and the freedom to be your own boss. But to build a lasting, sustainable career, you have to take care of your mental health, too.

DIWhy Did You Do This?: Do-It-Yourself Fails
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by The CE Shop Team

As an agent, you've likely come across homes with do-it-yourself renovations that made you think, "Why would anyone ever do this?" Let’s discuss DIY projects!

Which U.S. State Will Be Hit the Hardest by Climate Change?
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by The CE Shop Team

As the effects of climate change worsen, natural disasters and extreme weather conditions are on many homebuyers’ minds. Do you know the risks in your state?

How to Talk to Homebuyers About Wildfire Risk
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by The CE Shop Team

If you’re an agent working in a state where wildfires are common, it’s important for you to be able to answer your clients’ questions about wildfire risk.

Home Staging Help: 18 Interior Design Styles Defined
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by The CE Shop Team

Urban Modern, Modern Country, and Mid-Century Modern, oh my! Study up on all the most popular interior design styles to take your listings to the next level.

Some First-Time Homebuyers Are Buying With Friends
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by The CE Shop Team

In this ultra-hot housing market, some first-time homebuyers have found a way to make their dreams of homeownership come true: co-buying with friends.