Inman News

  • NewDay USA has encountered controversy in its time doing business, but some brokers say that it can help veterans with traditionally low credit scores land reasonable loans. Veterans should just make sure that they enter the agreements with their eyes wide open.
    Created: 6/19/2019 7:00:35 PM
  • The lawsuit alleges that the National Association of Realtors (NAR), Realogy Holdings Corp., Keller Williams Realty, RE/MAX LLC, HomeServices of America Inc. and HomeServices subsidiaries BHH Affiliates LLC, HSF Affiliates LLC, and The Long & Foster Companies Inc. have violated the Sherman Antitrust Act.
    Created: 6/19/2019 6:08:39 PM
  • REACH — which first launched in 2013 and is part of NAR's Second Century Ventures investment fund — has worked with dozens of companies over the years including House Canary, BoxBrownie and BombBomb. The goal is to provide promising new companies with training, networking and other resources to further their growth.
    Created: 6/19/2019 5:32:06 PM
  • Ben Carson — who leads the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development  — made his comments Tuesday during a visit to Minneapolis, where lawmakers voted last year to ditch single-family zoning, which had previously dominated the city limits. Speaking to reporters, Carson suggested more cities should follow Minneapolis' example and drew a connection between zoning and homelessness.
    Created: 6/19/2019 1:02:21 PM
  • While Inman Connect attendees are booking their flights, getting hair cuts, ordering business cards, and reviewing the agenda, franchises, service and solution providers for the industry are also preparing. Because Inman Las Vegas isn’t just bigger, better, bolder in terms of content. That goes for our sponsors, too.
    Created: 6/19/2019 12:30:15 PM
  • SmartRent helps property managers deploy technology, such as the Nest smart thermostat, across multiple units.
    Created: 6/19/2019 11:56:41 AM
  • National homebuilder Lennar announced this week that it has partnered with San Francisco-based SkyNav to showcase a Summerville, South Carolina, master-planned community called Summer’s Corner.
    Created: 6/19/2019 10:44:48 AM
  • It's designed to streamline the process of creating Facebook ads and capturing leads for Realtors, so they can tap the social media network for business without spending much time on it, generating Facebook ads for an agent's listings sourced from the MLS. It then can target the ads at prospective buyers on Facebook based on the agent's buyer preferences.
    Created: 6/19/2019 10:04:21 AM
  • With its impressive stock turn around, Zillow is stalking firms that can support their fast growing instant-offer biz model.
    Created: 6/19/2019 8:44:51 AM
  • Announced Tuesday, the list compiles the top chief executives at large, medium and small companies based on employee approval.
    Created: 6/19/2019 7:28:53 AM
  • Across 40 U.S. states, monthly rent grew at a slower rate than housing prices, according to an Apartment Guide report released Tuesday.
    Created: 6/19/2019 6:26:22 AM
  • Latchel was subsequently designed to be a 24/7 maintenance department for property managers operating at any scale. And today, just over two years since launching, Latchel provides maintenance for about 43,000 units across the U.S.
    Created: 6/19/2019 6:00:13 AM
  • The search giant wants to use Google land to build 15,000 homes and spent $250 million on a fund to support affordable housing.
    Created: 6/19/2019 5:22:51 AM
  • The ability to find off-market homes is truly invaluable. As an agent, you’ll be able to win listings without worrying about competition and show buyers homes they can’t find anywhere else. Find out how Gary Boomershine uses the six M’s of direct mail marketing for the win.
    Created: 6/19/2019 2:42:53 AM
  • You often hear real estate professionals drone on and on about customer service. Here’s the problem with that: There’s no record of it. Talk is cheap. Backing up that talk with the printed word, available for the world to see, is critical for success. Enter the manifesto.
    Created: 6/19/2019 2:29:57 AM
  • The value buyers get from their real estate agent is under greater scrutiny than ever. Now more than ever, buyer's agents need to prove their worth.
    Created: 6/19/2019 12:53:42 AM
  • Getting through the first year, joining the million dollar club, growing a team — regardless of the goal, every real estate agent wants to know how to get to the next level at some point in their career. We spoke to experts on lead gen, social media, content marketing and leadership to find out what every agent needs to know.
    Created: 6/19/2019 12:15:37 AM
  • Haus Gables, a remarkable Georgia property with sharp roof edges and no front door, has hit the market for $1.25 million.
    Created: 6/18/2019 12:45:29 PM