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A man on a bicycle going the opposite way of a directional sign.

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10. Sometimes, being “quite contrary” isn’t a bad thing at all.


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9. Is it time for you to think about starting a blog?


Playboy Mansion outside at dusk

8. The Playboy Mansion is for sale — check out these listing photos.


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7. Things your buyers learn when cash buyers swoop in unexpectedly.


A screenshot of the RealStir "Try Before You Buy" offer.

6. If Zillow and Airbnb had a baby that allowed buyers to test a home for a night, it’d look a lot like Realstir.


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Peter Bernik / Shutterstock.com

5. Now you can update all your off-MLS listings across an array of platforms using one tool.


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10 FACE / Shutterstock.com

4. You can surely use one of the many tips herein on how to make more sales from social media marketing.


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Ollyy / Shutterstock.com

3. There’s a lot of real estate technology out there — can it ever replace a Realtor, though?


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pixinoo / Shutterstock.com

2. The U.S. Treasury Department has asked title agencies to identify the buyers behind cash luxury deals.


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Jorg Hackemann / Shutterstock.com

1. Greater San Diego Association of Realtors is suing its MLS, Sandicor, for unfair business practices.