Inman News

  • Who got hired or promoted this week? Here's our weekly rundown, in chronological order ...
    Created: 6/24/2017 3:00:53 AM
  • Here were the most popular stories on Inman this past week ...
    Created: 6/24/2017 3:00:22 AM
  • While real estate agents chase leads and close deals on houses, there's another level of deal-making that takes place within the real estate industry: mergers, acquisitions, integrations and partnerships. We'll be recapping every week's noteworthy deals that didn't make it into print (and some that did) for your perusal. Here are this week's ...
    Created: 6/24/2017 2:30:00 AM
  • Here's what happened this week in the real estate market ...
    Created: 6/24/2017 2:00:24 AM
  • The famous "House of Cards" home will be up for auction on July 27 with Alex Cooper Auctioneers with a deposit of $25,000 and a starting bid of $500, ...
    Created: 6/23/2017 2:59:03 PM
  • Though it feels like a lifetime of cacophony, today marks the one-month anniversary of Zillow’s controversial Instant Offers program, which connects homesellers with investor bids alongside CMAs from participating Zillow Premier Agents (ZPAs). What have we learned ...
    Created: 6/23/2017 2:41:57 PM
  • Bob Goldberg has just been named the next CEO of the National Association of Realtors ...
    Created: 6/23/2017 2:41:44 PM
  • DENVER --"I don't talk about real estate very much at all, but I do generate a lot of business from the internet," Marguerite Giguere said today at the Real Estate Webmasters Summit. How ...
    Created: 6/23/2017 11:13:09 AM
  • Ranch, Craftsman, Cape Cod, Shotgun, Tudor, Victorian, Art Deco, Mediterranean and Contemporary -- they are all featured in part one of the agent's architectural house styles cheat sheet. But there are a number of other designs that are equally popular, as one reader reminded everyone with her comment: "What? No Colonial?!" Here's how to identify some of the more well-known -- and a couple rare -- home architectural styles ...
    Created: 6/23/2017 11:00:49 AM
  • If you're not regularly the first to follow up, then you're blowing deals and losing money. Every agent knows this, yet it's tough to stay consistent. Agent Legend is the secret weapon top teams and agents are using to get response rates of 40 - 80% ...
    Created: 6/23/2017 8:16:52 AM
  • There's a lot of talk and braggadocio in the real estate industry, but the numbers don't lie. And the top 1,000 agents and teams were ranked today based on the data alone. Real Trends, in conjunction with The Wall Street Journal, just released he 12th annual The Thousand list, which is divided into four categories: individual agent sales volume; individual agent transaction sides; team sales volume; and team transaction sides. ...
    Created: 6/23/2017 7:46:55 AM
  • Your real estate clients dream of skiing across snow-covered peaks in the morning and mountain biking down rocky slopes at night; and now they've made up their mind to search for the perfect mountain home ...
    Created: 6/23/2017 2:30:20 AM
  • It is becoming my life’s work to eliminate hacks from the real estate industry. Every day thousands of internet geeks wake up and try to figure out how to make Realtors the travel agents of that year. Expedia killed travel agents. Why? Because they provided minimal value and couldn’t articulate their value beyond “I have access to Sabre and can shop reservations for you.” ...
    Created: 6/23/2017 1:45:04 AM
  • Have you experienced the ever-dreaded, Chicken Little, "The sky is falling," phone call from a buyer's agent days before closing on your listing? Yeah. Me too ...
    Created: 6/23/2017 1:00:36 AM
  • Caroline Pinal, co-founder of Giveback Homes, works with real estate agents all over the country to provide safe homes for families throughout the world. Caroline's non-traditional business model of making "doing good" part of a company or personal brand is inspiring, and it reminds us there is no blueprint for success: it comes in infinite forms ...
    Created: 6/23/2017 12:52:02 AM
  • You’ve got a bunch of clients, you’ve closed a bunch of deals, you’re working from 6 a.m. to 9 p.m. and you're constantly pleading with the universe for more time. ...
    Created: 6/23/2017 12:15:15 AM
  • In this episode, Leigh Brown interviews Mark Allen, vice president of industry relations at Move Inc. ...
    Created: 6/23/2017 12:14:50 AM
  • You need an all-in-one marketing solution that can help attract, capture, and nurture leads into lifelong clients. With Placester’s unified solution, real estate agents sell 31% more homes than other agents ...
    Created: 6/22/2017 3:55:36 PM