Monthly Archives: March 2015

Mandates drive associations to join forces or dissolve

Some local Realtor associations scrambling to meet a deadline to offer a minimum set of services mandated by the National Association of Realtors are doing so by either [..]

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This cloud-based brokerage is in 70 markets and just turned a profit

Cloud-based brokerage eXp Realty International Corp. is in the black for the first time since launching five years ago, with the 530 agents affiliated with the company generating [..]

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Listing syndication: Help Inman ferret out where it’s headed

Brokerages and agents face a rapidly changing listing syndication landscape, and Inman needs your help to nail down what they’re doing and why, and how they feel about [..]

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How to generate most of your revenue from Zillow

Though they may be a small minority, some agents and brokers have built highly successful businesses squarely on the back of Zillow advertising …

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Comergence vendor management software wins Progress in Lending innovation award

A software platform that helps lenders and appraisal management companies (AMCs) review and monitor mortgage loan originators and appraisers has been recognized for promoting mortgage industry innovation. Comergence, [..]

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Video: Re/Max CEO Dave Liniger on his triumphant return to business

At Inman Connect New York in January, Dave Liniger, the CEO of Re/Max, talked about how the landscape of real estate has changed (and the many ways in [..]

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4 ways complaining can make you a better real estate agent

It is an exciting year to be a real estate agent. Every day is the best chance you have to do something new, differentiate from your competition and [..]

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Should Nextdoor censor discriminatory comments?

Lost cats, petty crimes and controversial developments. Those are the most common topics of discussion for residents of one Los Angeles community on Nextdoor, the social network for [..]

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Tesla’s home batteries could fuel ‘off the grid’ real estate boom

Rooftop solar panels can be a great way for homeowners to cut their electricity bills, particularly where rebates that reduce cost of the initial investment are available. But [..]

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How real estate agents can get unlimited direct mail advertising for free (Part 2)

Yesterday, I explained how I discovered a no-cost direct mail advertising system. Today, we’re going to cover how to implement that system in your own real estate business [..]

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