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Real estate market recap, October 17-21, 2016
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 6:00:18
Here's what happened this week in the real estate market ... read more»

The week in industry hires and promotions: October 17-21, 2016
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 5:00:16
Who got hired or promoted this week? Here's our weekly rundown, in chronological order ... read more»

The week in real estate industry deals: Oct. 17-21
Sat, 22 Oct 2016 4:00:07
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 ... read more»

The internet is going haywire — what real estate sites are affected?
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 11:42:15
Having trouble accessing PayPal, NewYorkTimes.com, Twitter, Reddit, PlayStation Network (we know you were trying to play Skyrim today -- don't lie) or another major website or network today ... read more»

This week’s Provoke: Encouraging debate while welcoming all
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 11:35:01
This week, Danielle Riley was joined by guest co-host Audie Chamberlain. They spoke to Robert Hahn and Morgan Brown about this week's top stories, including one particular incident taking the industry by storm ... read more»

What does the Exit Realty bonus accomplish beyond pay day?
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 3:00:27
A look into what’s propelled the franchise's significant growth and why its CEO has been recognized for her leadership. ... read more»

Stalking is not prospecting
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 2:30:23
I love my Realtor family. I seriously do. But y’all, somehow you got sideways on how social media is supposed to work. It’s supposed to be social, which means interaction -- engagement, conversation, banter, point-counterpoint, etc. ... read more»

Top comments of the week Oct. 17-21
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 2:05:20
As the news poured in from all angles this week -- tech player partnerships, fresh startups on the scene, research from industry giants on consumer data and the luxury market -- so did comments from our keen readership ... read more»

5 fall home improvements for less than $500
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 2:00:15
As the seasons change the weather gets colder, more homeowners begin to turn their thoughts to the coming winter, and the preparations their homes might need to get through it comfortably ... read more»

5 things your LGBT+ clients and agents want you to know
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 1:30:10
I spent a few days last week in Fort Lauderdale attending the National Association of Gay and Lesbian Real Estate Professionals (NAGLREP) annual conference. NAGLREP is an advocacy group and a referral network of over 1,000 real estate professionals ... read more»

Check for dirt (before it surprises you) with Spokeo at Work
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 1:25:38
When a prospect comes into the fold of our businesses, it's natural for us to "Google" them. Or maybe we jump on Facebook to find out more. Spokeo at Work accomplishes this in aggregate by pulling public records, white pages data and public social media information to assemble personal profiles. ... read more»

4 steps to customer service that never lets clients down
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 1:00:46
If you are working with homebuyers who like craft beer, don’t just show them on a map how close the nearest brewery is to the house. Drive them past the brewery on the way to the showing, then provide them with a growler of the spot's signature brew when you arrive ... read more»

Daily market update: October 21, 2016
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 0:00:26
Mortgage rates plus all the latest real estate market news ... read more»

Inman Educational Webinar: Top 5 Effective Marketing Strategies That Work
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 15:30:25
In this webinar, you will learn proven strategies, tools, and tricks you can use anywhere and help you connect with more clients, ... read more»

Zillow Group launches new features for new construction listings
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 15:05:23
Lately, Zillow Group has been on a roll with updating and releasing new products for agents and brokers alike. Now builders can get in on the fun with a new lot availability feature for the Promoted Communities program and access to a new tool called Builder Insights ... read more»

Podcast: Cutting-edge technology tips from a pro
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 14:11:15
This week we are happy to welcome Jerry Kidd, the manager of three Berkshire Hathaway offices in Danville, California. Kidd has spent over two decades helping agents learn to use technology to build their businesses. ... read more»

‘Luxury edition’ CMAs now available via Cloud CMA
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 13:07:20
You probably wouldn't market to a first-time homebuyer with a small budget the same way you would to a ultra-high-net-worth individual who's looking to invest in an additional vacation home -- so why should your listing presentation and buyer tour materials be any different ... read more»

Opendoor just launched an app for iPhone and Android
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 12:53:27
What good is any technology in 2016 if you can't peruse it smoothly from the palm of your hand? Opendoor, a well-funded real estate startup that uses automated valuation models to make online offers on homes, just took its mobile user experience to the app level for both iPhone and Android customers ... read more»

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