Monthly Archives: January 2014

Consumers are more informed, how do you adapt?

Dorothy “Dottie” Herman, president and CEO of Douglas Elliman Real Estate, talks about how to adapt to today’s more informed consumer …

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Prudential Network Realty makes the switch to Warren Buffett’s franchise brand

Jacksonville, Fla.-based Prudential Network Realty is now Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Florida Network Realty, which comes as no surprise — President and CEO Linda Sherrer served on the committee [..]

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Connecticut MLS bails on plan to convert to CoreLogic’s Fusion platform

Citing a desire for better compatibility with the iPad and other tablet devices, Connecticut Multiple Listing Service has decided not to go ahead with a planned conversion to [..]

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ByOwner.com looking to raise $1.5M through crowdfunding site AngelList

ByOwner.com, which began as a “for sale by owner” real estate website and relaunched in 2012 as a free classifieds site, has posted a bid to raise $1.5 [..]

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Really? More than 550 $1M-plus homes sold in Austin, Texas, last year

It’s true: Realty Austin co-owner Jonathan Boatwright has crunched the numbers and finds that 555 homes sold for $1 million or more last year, up 49 percent from [..]

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‘Polar vortex’ can’t stop ‘Chiberia’ brokers from listing and selling homes

Bad weather is sometimes trotted out as a convenient explanation for a drop in home sales, but there’s no denying that severe events like the deep freezes that [..]

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Market Leader signs Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Canada

Trulia subsidiary Market Leader is now powering software for Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Canada’s broker and agent affiliates, including white-labeled versions of the tech firm’s broker and [..]

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Douglas Elliman will market eye-catching ‘Honeycomb’ Bahamas condos

Luxury brokerage firm Douglas Elliman will market 34 condos in “Honeycomb,” a striking 175,000-square-foot building that’s part of the Albany Marina Residences in the Bahamas. Designed by Danish [..]

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Marketing dilemma: Super Bowl ad or 14 billion Facebook impressions?

With a 30-second Super Bowl spot costing around $4 million for air time alone, Digiday’s Jack Marshall wonders what else a marketing maven seeking to build brand might [..]

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Re/Max founders donate $2M to establish college scholarship fund for veterans

Dave and Gail Liniger, co-founders of the real estate franchise giant Re/Max, have donated $2 million to establish a scholarship fund for U.S. veterans attending Colorado State University. [..]

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