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Open houses become a sign of the times

May 21, 2021
After a year of virtual visits, real estate brokers are rolling out the welcome mat for frenzied buyers
An Open House sign directs prospective buyers to property for sale in Monterey Park, California.
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Buying a house is tricky when you can't leave the one you already have

Apr 1, 2020
More realtors are taking up drone photography and virtual tours.
Would you buy a house you've never stepped foot in?
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