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Here's what happened this week in the real estate market
Author: Inman
Posted: July 22, 2017, 8:00 am
In June, HGTV teamed up with Leading Real Estate Companies of the World and Luxury Portfolio International for its 2017 Ultimate House Hunt. The month-long showcase and contest featured the world's most beautiful homes across eight categories, such as "Modern Masterpieces" and "International Homes."
Author: Marian McPherson
Posted: July 22, 2017, 12:49 am
When someone offers you a full day of educational programming -- geared toward agents, brokers and tech experts in the real estate industry -- with no obligation except to show up, learn and connect, wouldn’t you say that’s a deal of a lifetime
Author: Inman
Posted: July 21, 2017, 10:05 pm
Following on the success of Inman’s Hacker Connect New York, a day-long event created by and for the real estate technology community, Hacker Connect will make its West Coast debut in San Francisco on Monday, August
Author: Kristy Dodge
Posted: July 21, 2017, 10:04 pm
The very best real estate agents make success look easy -- but anybody who's tried to do the job knows that it's anything but
Author: Inman
Posted: July 21, 2017, 10:02 pm
Mortgage rates plus all the latest real estate market news
Author: Inman
Posted: July 21, 2017, 9:14 pm
Opendoor, an "iBuyer" that makes quick offers on homes and can close in days, is gearing up to expand to Orlando and Tampa, Florida. The expansion will mean squaring off in new markets against competitor OfferPad and Zillow Instant Offers, an iBuyer marketplace that includes OfferPad but excludes Opendoor
Author: Teke Wiggin
Posted: July 21, 2017, 7:49 pm
Between real estate agents, bloggers and HGTV, sellers are constantly hearing about the need to get creative to attract prospective buyers to their homes. Suggestions include filling the rooms with warm and inviting scents, providing the perfect lighting or playing up fun and interesting features
Author: Hank Bailey
Posted: July 21, 2017, 3:21 pm
Over more than a decade, Redfin has fought tooth and nail for a small fraction of market share -- without turning a profit. Some analysts think the high-tech brokerage can quickly grow into a multibillion dollar company after its IPO, scheduled for July 28. But it's far from clear whether the company can develop into anything more than a niche player
Author: Teke Wiggin
Posted: July 21, 2017, 3:11 pm
Windly is a tool for agents who work only with buyers. Agents use the app to stay abreast of market listings via list or map views, and to send and manage offers when a buyer is ready
Author: Craig C. Rowe
Posted: July 21, 2017, 10:00 am
Last month’s announcement of Zillow Instant Offers has led to a lot of chatter (and some noticeable silence in the public realm) as real estate agents worry about whether technology will take away their jobs
Author: Anthony Hitt
Posted: July 21, 2017, 9:45 am
It's been a whirlwind week here on the podcast as we've clearly "kicked the hornet's nest!" The emails and comments are rolling in, and though they've been overwhelmingly positive and thankful, they are also riddled with fear and misunderstanding about what is happening in the marketplace
Author: Tim & Julie Harris
Posted: July 21, 2017, 9:45 am
Today’s world is digital. Consumers are inundated with digital devices, filled with social media, email campaigns and digital marketplaces. There is no breaking free from the World Wide Web -- it’s part of even our most simple daily routines
Author: Michael Jordan
Posted: July 21, 2017, 9:00 am
In this tutorial, I’m going to show you how to build a Facebook Messenger advertising campaign that will generate more homebuyer/sellers leads and deliver them right to your smartphone
Author: Nate Dadosky
Posted: July 21, 2017, 8:30 am
A closing or a successfully sold property does not necessarily mean the agent's job is done. Leigh Brown interviews Steve Weiss, a Realtor of 32 years, who talks about an after-sale issue in which he sent his clients on a nice dinner out so that he could investigate a peculiar smell coming from under the house
Author: Leigh Brown
Posted: July 21, 2017, 7:05 am
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Author: Devon Broderick
Posted: July 21, 2017, 3:51 am
In an inventory-starved, raging-hot seller's market, finding homesellers who are ready to pull the trigger and connecting with them fast can mean the difference between becoming the real estate agent who lists that home and the agent who wishes she had
Author: Andrea V. Brambila
Posted: July 20, 2017, 11:19 pm
Jerry Holden is the president and broker for The Holden Agency. After a career in professional baseball, Holden redirected his competitive mindset toward real estate and quickly built a reputation of success in the industry
Author: Samantha Bullock
Posted: July 20, 2017, 8:57 pm
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