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Where are the offers? How to avoid the overpricing mistake
Sun, 25 Aug 2019 0:34:00
A brand-new listing always appears on the “hot listings” page or at the top of the active property list. That's why it's critical that a new listing should be correctly priced before the ink on the listing agreement has time to dry. Here are five things that every listing agent should discuss with their would-be clients to arrive at the right price. read more»

CEO group’s new emphasis on social responsibility prompts backlash from ex-Realogy CEO
Fri, 23 Aug 2019 13:52:02
Lashing out at Business Roundtable's new mission statement, Richard Smith said Friday that corporations' No. 1 job is "to create shareholder value — period." read more»

A recession is on the horizon: Keller Williams New York City CEO
Fri, 23 Aug 2019 12:52:11
Housing won't be to blame, and the recession won't be anything like 2008 for the industry, according to Keller Williams New York City CEO Mark Chin. read more»

WATCH: What you should know about short-term rentals
Fri, 23 Aug 2019 12:44:18
Listen in as moderator Clelia Peters discusses the statistics and issues surrounding short-term rentals with Vacasa’s Senior Director of Real Estate Shaun Greer, AirDNA’s Founder and CEO Scott Shatford and Vrolio Founder and CEO Erica Muller onstage at Inman Connect Las Vegas. read more»

Beverly Hills real estate agent suspected of burglarizing the homes of Usher, Adam Lambert
Fri, 23 Aug 2019 11:08:24
Keller Williams Beverly Hills agent Jason Yaselli is accused of conspiring with a thief who posed as an agent to burglarize the homes of celebrities. read more»

‘My Sharona’ is a real estate agent
Fri, 23 Aug 2019 9:29:07
On the 40th anniversary of The Knack's 1979 chart-topper, Sotheby's International Realty team leader Sharona Alperin opens up about her career and the story behind the song. read more»

Desperate Housewife? This Douglas Elliman agent auditioned 4 times for ‘Real Housewives’ gig
Fri, 23 Aug 2019 7:55:48
Douglas Elliman agent Taja Abitbol Cone was so interested in appearing on "The Real Housewives of New York" that she auditioned four times — and still didn't get the part. read more»

New-home sales dropped in July but rose year-over-year: Census
Fri, 23 Aug 2019 7:17:12
The median sales prices of all new homes sold in July hovered at $312,800, according to the U.S. Census Bureau and the Department of Housing and Urban Development. read more»

Big swaths of the Bay Area saw home prices decline this year
Fri, 23 Aug 2019 5:35:20
A new report from Compass shows that after strong appreciation in 2017 and 2018 home prices in places such as Sonoma and Santa Clara counties have fallen. read more»

WATCH: Why platforms are a critical part of the data conversation
Fri, 23 Aug 2019 5:00:54
At Inman Connect Las Vegas, Dave Gordon, executive vice president and CTO of Realogy Holdings, Corp.; Katie Ragusa, Tribus' vice president of product; and York Baur, CEO of MoxiWorks, took to the stage to discuss their differing visions of what the word "platform" means and the implications for how brokerages and their agents use data. read more»

WATCH: How big data will change the business of real estate
Fri, 23 Aug 2019 2:54:01
Commissions on transactions will decline as a percentage, but agents will be making more money because the number of transactions will go up as they become increasingly frictionless.  read more»

Inman News quiz: Think you’re on top of the week’s biggest stories?
Fri, 23 Aug 2019 2:00:52
Take Inman's real estate news quiz to demonstrate how strong your talking points and cocktail banter are this week. read more»

The Real Word: How will a recession impact home prices?
Fri, 23 Aug 2019 2:00:48
Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics. This week, everyone's talking about a looming recession, and agents and clients alike are wondering what will happen to property prices. read more»

6 secrets every great agent has figured out
Fri, 23 Aug 2019 2:00:35
Here's how to strike the balance in promoting your business at the same time as acknowledging the work of the team that supports you. read more»

Meet the rock star agent who went from ’80s hair band to selling homes
Fri, 23 Aug 2019 1:45:47
The “rock star real estate agent” is a cliche that everyone seems to lean in to, but what is it like to meet one in real life? Share Ross, bassist of the '80s metal band Vixen, spends her time offstage doing deals as a South Florida real estate agent with eXp Realty. read more»

WATCH: The future of cooperation and compensation
Fri, 23 Aug 2019 0:52:52
Industry insiders discuss what the future of agent compensation will look like onstage at Inman Connect Las Vegas. read more»

‘You cannot buy that purple toilet’: Curbio wins NAR pitch battle
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 16:04:02
Curbio, which renovates homes and gets paid at closing, was one of 14 contestants to compete in a "Pitch Battle" hosted by Second Century Ventures. read more»

From the Hill to the Vineyard: Take a look at the Obamas’ future $14.85M estate
Thu, 22 Aug 2019 16:01:33
Get ready, Martha’s Vineyard — Barack and Michelle Obama are coming your way. According to the "New York Post," the couple is close to sealing the deal on a $14.85 million, seven-bedroom, eight-bathroom estate located on the island’s south shore. read more»

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