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  • Leverage digital channels to be found & be connected with clients

    Sep 21, 2020
    In the above session from Connect Now, Dhiraj Nallapaneni & Aaron Novello of Birdeye explore how you can make your team stand out from the competition and build real connections with prospects and clients.
  • Should agents be forced to disclose referral fees to consumers?

    Sep 21, 2020
    A new analysis by the Consumer Federation of America determined that 51 percent of consumers believe referral fees are unfair if they aren't disclosed.
  • LoanDepot mulling IPO: Report

    Sep 21, 2020
    The lending giant could be worth $12 billion to $15 billion, according to a new report in Bloomberg.
  • 5 tips for consistent branding

    Sep 21, 2020
    Wendy Walker of Wendy Walker Fine Properties spoke with Inman about valuable branding information and the tips she's learned over the years.
  • Average homeowner gained $9,800 in equity this year

    Sep 21, 2020
    But the gains are not expected to last as effects of the coronavirus pandemic begin to show on the housing market, according to a new CoreLogic report released Monday.
  • Car-wrap advertising — yay or nay for agents?

    Sep 21, 2020
    You've probably seen them before — vehicle wraps loudly advertising businesses around town. But should agents consider turning their cars into mobile billboards? Here are a few pros and cons.
  • Drop some knowledge: 5 must-do’s for sellers in today’s market

    Sep 21, 2020
    Any sellers looking to sell their home should be following a comprehensive checklist. Although many such lists are readily available online, it's time for a new list: Coronavirus has changed everything.
  • The Inman Handbook on making Redfin your referral partner

    Sep 21, 2020
    Ever thought about marketing your services on Redfin? Find out everything you need to know to get started, including tips from long-time Redfin Partners.
  • When a second home becomes a first home: helping buyers make the switch

    Sep 21, 2020
    For many luxury buyers, a dream home is within reach — in fact, they might already own one. As homeowners adapt to remote work, it’s easier than ever to live full-time in vacation properties and locations once viewed as seasonal retreats. Demand is rising for real estate in second-home markets, as buyers seek year-round residences that also feel like an escape.
  • How DepositLink delivers on equity and excellence

    Sep 21, 2020
    Today, DepositLink CFO and co-founder Darrell West is building a real estate tech company. And what he does now is greatly informed by his experience over 25 years ago. DepositLink is a safe, secure, and easy way for real estate companies, their agents, and title companies to request ACH earnest money deposits and commissions.
  • Q4 playbook: Broker edition

    Sep 21, 2020
    Looking back at2019 planning, it is clear no one anticipated 2020. Most forecast a softening sellers market—and you don’t have to be an insider to know that wasn’t the case. Due to the pandemic, interest rates dropped and sellers were hesitant to list because of virus fears. This led to an inventory crisis. Bidding wars were common across the country.
  • Overwhelmed with multiple offers? Here’s how to handle them better

    Sep 20, 2020
    In our current market, listing agents are finding their clients being met with multiple offers on their home. To ensure both sides leave the transaction happy, here are a few tips for effectively handling multiple-buyer situations.
  • Get more out of Instagram! 12 tips every agent should follow

    Sep 19, 2020
    Instagram offers an opportunity to easily create content that is straightforward, easy to digest and likely to garner engagement. Simply put, it means that, if you haven’t already, you should be integrating Instagram into your social media strategy. Here’s what you should be doing to maximize the platform.
  • Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices sets up shop in Mexico for first time

    Sep 18, 2020
    Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices has brought on its first network member in Mexico in the expat and retiree destination of San Miguel de Allende.
  • Fires haven’t extinguished buyer activity in the Bay Area

    Sep 18, 2020
    Compass' latest Bay Area market analysis shows strong buyer activity despite recent wildfires, with listings under contract declining only 3 percent.