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  • EXp Realty is expanding to New York City

    Jun 04, 2019
    James Hynes will serve as the managing broker of eXp Realty's Brooklyn operations. Hynes has been with eXp Realty for more than two years in Rochester, New York.
  • partners with HomeAdvisor for buyer services

    Jun 04, 2019, a new company that describes itself as a homebuyer's "educational resource," just announced that it is partnering with
  • A star is born? Say hello to Stellar MLS

    Jun 04, 2019
    The third largest multiple listing service in the nation and the largest in Florida has been My Florida Regional MLS since 1993. But after 26 years, the company decided it was time for a rebrand that reflected its focus on its 58,000 agent and broker customers and its plans for expansion.
  • How Apple’s new updates could shake up real estate

    Jun 04, 2019
    Improvements to Apple Maps should be especially handy for agents who like to use voice commands with their iPhones, as those phones default to Apple's proprietary mapping technology rather than that of a competitor such as Google.
  • Outlook for US mortgage rates remains stable, housing crunch continues

    Jun 04, 2019
    Mortgage rates will remain stable for the next two and a half years, predicts an economist from the Mortgage Bankers Association. But the national housing shortfall continues to be a problem primarily because of the lack of building sites, according to the Urban Institute.
  • Zillow’s way or the highway?

    Jun 04, 2019
    IBuyer expert and real estate analyst Mike DelPrete explains how market incumbents are stepping up their game to adapt to a shifting business landscape ahead of Inman Connect Las Vegas on July 22-26.
  • Helping buyers find a home for the fam? Share these 7 tips

    Jun 04, 2019
    If you’re working with a buyer who’s in the market for a new house — whether it’s a starter home or their forever home — and has long-term plans to start a family, there are a few recommendations you should make to ensure that they make a smart decision.
  • Home prices rise 1% from March’s lull

    Jun 04, 2019
    Home prices across the country are still growing but, according to the latest report by CoreLogic, at a significantly slower rate.
  • Why the class action lawsuit against NAR and the big brokers makes sense

    Jun 03, 2019
    The looming class action lawsuit against the National Association of Realtors and a handful of big-box brokers doesn't put the future of the real estate industry in as dire straits as NAR and its members would have you believe, argues Hawaiian broker Bryn Kaufman.
  • Alexa who? Yotelpad Miami will offer robot butlers

    Jun 03, 2019
    In the underway Miami location, Yotelpad partnered with a company called TechMetics to roll-out three robotic hospitality robots to assist owners and, of course, add the appeal of futuristic smarts to the marketing literature.
  • Bada bing! Tony Soprano’s New Jersey home is on sale for $3.4M

    Jun 03, 2019
    The large New Jersey house that Tony Soprano and his family once called home is up for sale with a starting price of $3.4 million.
  • The value-added services clients appreciate most

    Jun 03, 2019
    I was once hired to sell a breathtaking property in Oyster Bay Cove, New York, with 63 acres of private parkland. While beautiful, the listing was also a challenge: I had a very motivated seller, a multimillion-dollar home, and a property the size of a golf course. So I got creative.
  • The missing factor that could 4x your business

    Jun 03, 2019
    There is a direct correlation between real estate growth and the size of your lead database. Seems like a no-brainer, right? More leads equal more opportunity for success.
  • How to personalize the homebuyer journey and exceed customer expectations

    Jun 03, 2019
    Compared to a few decades ago, purchasing a home today is more of a digital experience. Homebuyers have easy access to online educational tools and resources, making them hands-on and proactive with their home search.
  • 5 fundamental principles every agent should follow

    Jun 03, 2019
    It’s so easy to forget the fundamental principles that always lead to success in building, growing and sustaining a real estate business. Here’s a simple reminder.