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Keller Williams debuts AI virtual assistant and referral platform
Sun, 18 Feb 2018 15:37:16
Real estate franchisor Keller Williams debuted an artificial intelligence-based virtual assistant and referrals platform today, announcing to the world it has every intention of thriving in a changing industry ... read more»

Agent Connect NY 18: Real estate apps every agent needs
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 14:44:22
In addition to knowing real estate, self-proclaimed marketing nerd and national speaker for Kristi Kennelly knows a thing or two about capturing an audience — she was a Broadway performer in a previous career, after all ... read more»

Starter homes gaining equity faster than luxury sector: Zillow
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 14:14:26
Owners of starter homes are gaining more equity than owners of luxury homes thanks to the intense demand for affordable properties, says a new Zillow report ... read more»

Tampa Realtor indicted for foreclosure, bankruptcy fraud
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 14:12:56
A Tampa Realtor who allegedly tried to stop Fannie Mae from foreclosing on a property so that he could sell it himself has been charged with bankruptcy fraud and falsification of records in a bankruptcy proceeding ... read more»

Buckle up for a sustained rise in interest rates: analysis
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 13:58:25
The question now is when will the 10-year break through 3.00% going higher, putting that number “five” back into the mortgage vocabulary for the first sustained time since the Great Recession. Market consensus (of course, often wrong): “when,” not whether ... read more»

Agent Connect NY 18: Live problem solving
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 13:21:26
One of the many beneficial sessions at Inman Connect New York is “Agent live problem solving” at Agent Connect, where pro agents discuss audience queries and work through issues live onstage ... read more»

Agent Connect NY 18: Zillow and lead conversion strategies
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 12:08:52
Lead conversion is critical to any sales-based business. That's why Zillow and execs shared tips for agents wanting to increase conversion ... read more»

Inside Trump’s historic $95M mansion deal, 10 years later
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 11:57:09
In interviews with Florida real estate professionals, including at least one involved in the 2008 sale, agents characterized Trump’s blockbuster deal as simply par for the course in the years leading up to the financial collapse, when appreciation rates climbed at a historic clip and the housing market in Palm Beach and elsewhere in South Florida was like the Wild West ... read more»

Competition over SoCal market share heats up, eXp lands talent
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 10:06:21
After a number of acquisitive brokerages have been circling San Diego in recent months, some key activity exploded this week. Broker-owner Kyle Whissel, whose independent firm Whissel Realty is the most productive brokerage in San Diego County according to Real Trends; and Dan Beer, leader of Keller Williams' no. 1 team in Southern California by gross commission income, have both joined virtual brokerage eXp Realty ... read more»

Agent Connect NY 18: Day in the life of a hustling Realtor — ‘The Carpool Chronicles’
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 9:57:57
A Realtor shares how she's harnessed the power of social media and human connection to create a loyal following for her down-to-earth, unintentionally comical video series, "The Carpool Chronicles." ... read more»

Housing starts make solid 10% gain over December
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 8:39:36
"Ultimately, there is still large room for improvement given the fact overall housing inventory is currently near historic lows," said NAR Chief Economist Lawrence Yun ... read more»

Real estate daily market update: February 16, 2018
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 8:18:25
All the latest real estate market news ... read more»

What agents can learn when they ‘stop resisting and start persisting’
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 3:00:14
This is not your typical sales fluff book. This book is solid proof that it takes an analytical mind to be successful in our industry ... read more»

Why associations need to consciously uncouple from MLSs
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 2:15:18
Every new calendar year seemingly gives birth to a host of soothsayers in the real estate industry and elsewhere. Although I have read many future casts regarding the MLS, I have yet to read similar thoughtful prognostications about the future of the Realtor association ... read more»

Why 2018 is the best year ever for a low down payment mortgage
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 2:00:12
This year may just be the best in history for first-time homebuyers to use a low down payment mortgage to leap from renting to owning.  ... read more»

ICNY 18: Simple and elegant hacks to fortify your business
Thu, 15 Feb 2018 17:42:07
"In the next 10 minutes I promise you that'll you'll get at least one idea that could completely transform your business forever," said Sharran Srivatsaa (president of brokerage, Western Region, Douglas Elliman Real Estate) to the Inman Connect New York audience ... read more»

ICNY 18: The digital revolution is coming to a home near you
Thu, 15 Feb 2018 17:38:29
"What button can I press to get a mortgage?" Brad Inman asked Anthony Hsieh, chairman and CEO of loanDepot, onstage at Inman Connect New York.  ... read more»

ICNY 18: Do it, own your own brokerage
Thu, 15 Feb 2018 17:17:06
The California Association of Realtors WomanUP! initiative has put forth the following objectives to empower women to take control of their careers: provide professional development, offer mentorship opportunities and create a community of support ... read more»

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