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How Biden’s Jobs & Infrastructure Plan Would Affect Housing
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

President Joe Biden’s $2.3 trillion jobs and infrastructure proposal, called the American Jobs Plan, includes a $213 billion investment in affordable housing.

Cryptocurrency Craze: Buying a House With Bitcoin
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

Buying with Bitcoin has never been easier — or trendier. But can you use digital currency to buy a house? Some sellers are warming up to the idea.

Marijuana and Its Impact on Real Estate
Ebook
by The CE Shop Team

With marijuana’s growing presence influencing different industries, real estate agents should be aware of its impact on both commercial and residential real estate.

Fair Housing Act Extends to Protect LGBTQ+ Community
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

For the first time in the history of the United States, lesbian, gay, and transgender people are protected from housing discrimination under federal law.

Episode 65: Housing Affordability
Podcast
by The CE Shop Team

From policy to population and supply and demand, there are many reasons why American housing has become so expensive.

What Is the Impact of Marijuana on Real Estate?
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

Based on reports, marijuana actually helps the real estate markets where it’s legalized. That’s great news if you practice real estate in those markets.

Top Home Trends for 2021 That Ghosts Hate
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

Buying a piece of property can be a lifetime commitment, and, in some cases, an after-life commitment too. Let’s dive into the top home trends that ghosts hate.

Across the U.S.: What Does $500,000 Get You in Real Estate?
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

Have an itch to travel and $500,000 laying around? Check out which states around the U.S. get you the biggest bang for your buck when purchasing a new home.

What Is the History of She Sheds?
Blog
by The CE Shop Team

Yes, a she shed is a real thing. It’s the female equivalent of a man cave and offers women the opportunity to escape life. But where did the idea come from?

Episode 63: Women in Real Estate
Podcast
by The CE Shop Team

Despite accounting for 64% of all residential agents, women still face hurdles as they climb the hierarchical ladder in real estate.