Some say Knock, OfferPad and Opendoor are the wave of the future — that they are "coming for real estate" — but as a Keller Williams agent, I'm not so sure that's the case.
Posted: May 24, 2018, 9:30 am
Facebook Marketplace will let you book home services through the Facebook app through partnerships with home services startups HomeAdvisor, Handy and Porch.
Posted: May 24, 2018, 12:11 am
Realogy Holdings Corporation, the home of NRT, Coldwell Banker, Century 21, ERA, Sotheby’s International and Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate, today announced that its the only residential real estate franchisor or brokerage on the 2018 Fortune 500 list.
Posted: May 23, 2018, 11:21 pm
Last week, thousands of Realtors trekked to the nation’s capital to lobby Congress and make internal budget and policy decisions at the Realtors Legislative Meetings and Trade Expo in Washington, D.C.
Posted: May 23, 2018, 10:03 pm
Congress passed reforms to Obama-era Dodd-Frank banking regulations Tuesday, a move that could have a serious impact on the real estate industry.
Posted: May 23, 2018, 9:05 pm
EXp Realty's founder Glenn Sanford, an unabashed nerd, has quickly turned his cloud-based brokerage into a $1 billion-dollar company by aggressively wielding its competitive edges.
Posted: May 23, 2018, 7:47 pm
For Adelina Rotar at Keller Williams, the answer to the question “is my team ready to expand?” is a definite, absolute … “it depends!” She’ll explain how you know you’re ready in a Teams Track session at Inman Connect San Francisco.
Posted: May 23, 2018, 5:53 pm
New home sales faltered in April, continuing a downward slump that began in December and — with the exception of a 4 percent spike in March — has fallen in every month since.
Posted: May 23, 2018, 4:55 pm
It's OK not to want to be in the industry's top 1 percent, but you can make a good start, or up your game as an experienced agent, according to trainer/agent Julie Nelson's new book, "Success Faster: Quickly Launch or Relaunch Your Real Estate Career."
Posted: May 23, 2018, 3:30 pm
Memorial Day is right around the corner and we wanted to kick things off early with a $150 savings off ICSF18 tickets, including Full Conference, Hacker Connect, Indie Broker Summit, and Capital Connect!
Posted: May 23, 2018, 3:15 pm
An influx of baby boomers approaching their 60s and 70s could signal a "Silver Tsunami" in search of smaller homes, a report from the Oregon Office of Economic Analysis found.
Posted: May 23, 2018, 2:29 pm
Experience what Inman Connect is all about when you join us for Open Connect. A full day to network and learn the latest business-building trends and tactics with over 4,000 top industry pros. With an Open Connect pass, you'll start your day at Agent Connect and in the afternoon attend Tech Connect.
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Posted: May 23, 2018, 2:06 pm
Opendoor will extend its home trade-up program beyond its pilot program with Lennar to all builders, the iBuyer announced Wednesday. Customers for this program visit a homebuilder office, find a home from a builder that they want to move into right away or find a lot in progress that's expected to be ready in a certain timeframe.
Posted: May 23, 2018, 1:00 pm
International relations, climate change, gun control, health care and natural disasters are just of few of the topics in the news on any given day. We are overexposed to news and information via our social media networks.
Posted: May 23, 2018, 9:30 am
Able real estate agents know the first step with first-time (and really all) buyers is to get them pre-qualified — preferably with a lender who is accustomed to working with this group of buyers and who has the patience to explain (early and often) all the costs related to a property purchase.
Posted: May 23, 2018, 9:15 am
There’s a new way to invest in real estate — cryptocurrency. Some forward-thinking investors have already used the digital currencies, the most famous of which is bitcoin, to buy real estate. Blockchain — the secure, distributed ledger that permanently records crypto transactions — is the underlying technology that enables cryptocurrencies, and it's playing a growing role in the industry as well.
Posted: May 23, 2018, 9:00 am
The National Association of Realtors has officially dropped Congressman Dana Rohrabacher, a Republican from Orange County, California, from its President's Circle donation program, NAR confirmed to Inman Tuesday afternoon.
Posted: May 22, 2018, 10:10 pm
With home prices steadily rising, buyers are spending more for less space, and in some cases, they're dropping nearly $1 million for fire-damaged or dilapidated homes in desirable locales. But, not all hope is lost, according to GoBankingRates latest home price analysis.
Posted: May 22, 2018, 7:57 pm