Inman News Headlines

  • Home price appreciation is growing at its slowest rate since August 2014, according to Redfin’s latest market report. U.S. home prices grew 4.7 percent in August, year-over-year and home sales fell 2.4 percent over the same time frame.
    Created: 9/24/2018 4:03:41 PM
  • Agents frequently find themselves in situations where they have to be aware of their surroundings and vigilant about possible threats to their safety. Let us know your thoughts on workplace safety in the industry.
    Created: 9/24/2018 2:46:58 PM
  • Homeowners can breathe a small sigh of relief: property crime is on the decline, according to a report released by the FBI on Monday.
    Created: 9/24/2018 12:03:47 PM
  • The founder of The Agency and Western World Insurance are embroiled in a lawsuit involving the son of an African president and a seaside mansion in Malibu.
    Created: 9/24/2018 11:08:35 AM
  • Opinions aside, the latest numbers allow us to compare Compass to its peers and really answer dual questions: Is Compass doing anything novel in the industry, and is it really a technology company?
    Created: 9/24/2018 9:59:58 AM
  • The largest RE/MAX franchise in the country has a new leader with a long history at the company: RE/MAX Results just promoted Brenda Tushaus to chief executive officer.
    Created: 9/24/2018 8:59:12 AM
  • “The biggest challenge we face, I think, is helping clients understand our role as a wealth adviser," says Compass team lead and director Kofi Nartey.
    Created: 9/24/2018 7:55:53 AM
  • Despite the massive growth of online home search portals, many more consumers find their agents through referrals from friends or family, according to NAR data.
    Created: 9/24/2018 7:44:49 AM
  • Zillow is warning real estate agents to be on the lookout for a scammer trying to take money in exchange for leads, posing as the real estate tech giant.
    Created: 9/24/2018 6:04:54 AM
  • In this weekly column, real estate agents across the nation share stories of the lessons they’ve learned during their time in the industry. This week, Nest Seekers broker Johnny Mansilla shares his thoughts on having an open mind and an open heart throughout the transaction.
    Created: 9/24/2018 2:19:46 AM
  • While Compass, Keller Williams, Redfin and the rest are duking it out for the best tech, what can a single agent do to beat the competition on listing appointments? Spend about $50 a month on technology that'll win sellers over.
    Created: 9/24/2018 12:02:19 AM
  • Commissions are under pressure. Average commission rates for real estate agents fell nearly 1 percent in 2017 and this trend is appearing in the National Association of Realtors 2018 member profile.
    Created: 9/24/2018 12:01:48 AM
  • The team model is one of the most powerful ways to do business in real estate, and for good reason. Real estate agents have to wear many hats (three guesses which my favorite is -- see my profile photo), and not every agent is good at every aspect of the business.
    Created: 9/24/2018 12:01:35 AM
  • For new brokerages, some investments seem more exciting than others. Your new logo. Business cards. Your web site. But don’t forget about the back office software that will power your whole operation.
    Created: 9/24/2018 12:01:16 AM
  • If you want to finish 2018 strong and make 2019 your best year ever, I’ve got five actions to help you crush Q4.
    Created: 9/24/2018 12:01:13 AM
  • If you're a technology company stakeholder trying to catch the eyes of Inman's tech-forward, deal-savvy audience, steer clear of these six mistakes when creating your pitch.
    Created: 9/22/2018 1:38:28 AM
  • Compass is expanding into the Rocky Mountain ski-town of Telluride, Colorado, with an award-winning Realtor who regularly ranks among the nation’s top-producing.
    Created: 9/21/2018 4:32:02 PM
  • DocuSign, the cloud-based electronic signature platform, is skyrocketing in value and even overtook real estate tech giant Zillow Group in valuation, according to public stock data from Yahoo. The National Association of Realtors (NAR) is reaping the reward of the prudent investment.
    Created: 9/21/2018 2:08:59 PM