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Thomas O'Shaughnessy

Tommy O'Shaughnessy is the Head of Research at Clever Real Estate, the free online service that connects you with top local agents to save on commission. Tommy's team of data scientists create surveys, gather data, and analyze trends in housing, real estate, and personal finance. He directs public relations efforts, acting as a "data communicator" between his team and the press. Clever studies have been featured in Politico, the LA Times, CNBC, Forbes, Yahoo Finance, and other publications.

The author Thomas O'Shaughnessy

Recent Posts

Home Sellers Beware: Avoid These Hidden Costs

Selling a home brings several expenses that can come as an unpleasant surprise for first-time sellers wrapping up a sale. Here, we’ll go over four of the largest home selling

Home Sellers Beware: Avoid These Hidden Costs written by Thomas O'Shaughnessy

Thomas O'Shaughnessy

December 05, 2019

Is Flat-Fee MLS the Right Way to Save on Commission?

Listing your home on the MLS is one of the best ways to catch the eye of potential buyers and their agents. If you want to list on the MLS

Is Flat-Fee MLS the Right Way to Save on Commission? written by Thomas O'Shaughnessy

Thomas O'Shaughnessy

November 25, 2019

3 Must-Know Tips When Selling Your House

How do you get the best price for your home when it’s time to sell? You have to raise its value, list for the right price, and save money on

3 Must-Know Tips When Selling Your House written by Thomas O'Shaughnessy

Thomas O'Shaughnessy

October 24, 2019

4 Amazingly Cool Technologies That Will Help You Sell Your Home

You want any advantage that will help you sell your home quickly and for more money. These new technologies and trends can help you get your house off the market

4 Amazingly Cool Technologies That Will Help You Sell Your Home written by Thomas O'Shaughnessy

Thomas O'Shaughnessy

October 23, 2019

The Truth About Offerpad in San Antonio

Offerpad speeds up selling your home while removing the stress from the process. Here, we’ll go over how Offerpad works in San Antonio, its pros and cons, and some alternatives

The Truth About Offerpad in San Antonio written by Thomas O'Shaughnessy

Thomas O'Shaughnessy

October 01, 2019

Texas Discount Realty Reviews: Pros, Cons, and Alternatives

Texas Discount Realty is a brokerage that connects sellers and buyers with discount real estate agents who will meet the client’s needs. In this guide, we’re looking at the services

Texas Discount Realty Reviews: Pros, Cons, and Alternatives written by Thomas O'Shaughnessy

Thomas O'Shaughnessy

September 30, 2019

Offerpad Reviews in Atlanta (What Sellers Need to Consider)

Offerpad uses technology to make selling your home faster and less stressful. In this guide, we’ll go over how to sell your home to Offerpad in Atlanta, what you can

Offerpad Reviews in Atlanta (What Sellers Need to Consider) written by Thomas O'Shaughnessy

Thomas O'Shaughnessy

September 11, 2019

Retirement Crisis in America: Baby Boomer Savings Come Up Short

Retirement has always been a core part of the American Dream – after years of hard work, everyone deserves to kick up their feet and enjoy the golden years. Unfortunately,

Retirement Crisis in America: Baby Boomer Savings Come Up Short written by Thomas O'Shaughnessy

Thomas O'Shaughnessy

September 03, 2019

Homeownership Delayed: Unforeseen Consequences of Rising Student Debt

Graduate. Get a job. Buy a home. Start a family.For decades, that was the commonly accepted progression of life for young American. But in recent years, a new financial hurdle

Homeownership Delayed: Unforeseen Consequences of Rising Student Debt written by Thomas O'Shaughnessy

Thomas O'Shaughnessy

July 29, 2019

Top 20 Cities for Young Home Buyers: Introducing the Millennial Metric

As millennials gain more buying power, homeownership is becoming a top priority – in fact, 84% of millennials believe owning a home is part of the "American Dream."  Millennial home buyers

Top 20 Cities for Young Home Buyers: Introducing the Millennial Metric written by Thomas O'Shaughnessy

Thomas O'Shaughnessy

July 01, 2019

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