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Former LinkedIn, Yahoo! Engineer Joins Auction.com

In his new position with Auction.com, Yuan will oversee the development of web and mobile products and applications that will enhance the user experience for buyers, sellers, and real estate professionals who access and interact with the Auction.com platform.

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Investors Continue to Favor Flipping Over Renting by Narrowing Margin

Overall investor intent in April's survey showed that slightly more than half (50.4 percent) of investors preferred flipping as a strategy, while 48.3 percent of investors said they intended to employ a hold-to-rent strategy. This data compared with 53.5 percent and 44.8 percent, respectively, in Q1. "Most of the country and most investor segments performed in a manner very consistent with what we’ve seen over the past year, but investment strategies in Texas appear to have shifted pretty dramatically," Auction.com EVP Rick Sharga said.

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Survey: Flipping Trend Continues to Gain Momentum Among Investors

Overall, 53.5 percent of investors surveyed said they preferred flipping, while 44.8 percent said they intended to rent the houses they purchased. A larger portion of real estate investors (55 percent) and investors working on behalf of another investor (66.3 percent) said they intended to flip, while a majority of investors making a one-time purchase (66.9 percent) said they intended to rent.

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Auction.com and Five Star Institute Pledge Support to Operation Homefront and Veteran Home Donation Program

The Five Star Institute President and CEO Ed Delgado announced earlier today at the Five Star Government Forum in Washington, D.C., that the Institute would be partnering with the nation's leading online real estate marketplace, Irvine, California-based Auction.com, and national nonprofit Operation Homefront in support of a home donation program that provides mortgage-free homes to veterans.

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Auction.com Announces Promotions

The nation's leading online real estate marketplace, Auction.com, has recently moved two individuals up within the company – Lee Leslie has been named EVP and chief legal officer, and EVP Gordon Smith has been tapped for the position of general manager in the company's commercial real estate division.

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Survey: Investors Prefer Flipping Over Renting

A nationwide survey conducted by Auction.com, a leading online real estate marketplace, showed a continuation in January of a trend seen in the fourth quarter of 2014 – that of investors' preference to flip houses rather than rent them out. Even as the demand for rental housing has increased in most markets, investors continue to prefer to flip houses due to a recent combination of price appreciation and decreased inventory. About 50.2 percent of investors surveyed in January said they preferred to flip the homes they purchased,

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