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  • 6 tips to make your spring listing look, feel and smell as fresh as the season

    Apr 06, 2018
    You have a spring listing, and it's time to introduce the home to the world. As the passing shadow of winter makes way for signs of life, any house on the market in the spring should feel as fresh as its surroundings.
  • What’s the true cost of maintaining a home every year?

    Apr 06, 2018
    Did you know that homeowners will spend between 1 percent and 2 percent of their home's value on upgrades and upkeep annually? This percentage is in addition to their mortgage payments and typical monthly expenses. 
  • Embodying Parker Principle 4: Enforcing ethical standards to increase professionalism

    Apr 06, 2018
    I went for a walk in the desert and found some perspective. No, there was no peyote involved. Still, it was a pretty awesome trip. What was the Inman Disconnect experience like? Well, here is my take as a humble real estate agent among a grouping of industry CEOs, executives, broker/owners and innovators.
  • 4 things you should never say when prospecting FSBOs

    Apr 06, 2018
    Earning the business of a FSBO seller is about knowing the right and wrong things to say. Here are four ways you can flip your script, earn the trust of your FSBO prospects and grow your business.
  • eXp World Holdings applies to ‘uplist’ to the Nasdaq

    Apr 05, 2018
    Sanford announced the news on the day of the company's annual eXp Shareholder Summit, a business-focused event for current and potential shareholders who include agent-owners, investors and prospective agents to be held tonight in Las Vegas.
  • Meet the Inman Connect Ambassadors: Peter Brewer

    Apr 05, 2018
    Connect Ambassador Peter Brewer of Australia invites you to join him and fellow Ambassadors at Inman Connect San Francisco, July 17-20, 2018. Peter has been attending Connect for about seven years and has been an active member of the Inman community. Get to know Peter and the rest of the Ambassadors on Inman Coast to Coast before ICSF.
  • New York real estate firms can’t help but get a slice of booming Boston market

    Apr 05, 2018
    Three big New York players — Douglas Elliman, Compass and Engel & Völkers — have been quietly growing their presence in Boston over the past month to take advantage of a market increasingly known for being grounds for tech, innovation and luxury lifestyle offerings. 
  • LendingTree launches free credit analyzer tool

    Apr 05, 2018
    The online loan marketplace added the credit and debt analysis tool to its site, where users can answers questions about financial goals (for example, making a down payment or improving their credit) and then get algorithm-based recommendations for how they can achieve them.
  • Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices branch lands San Francisco Bay star Paula Gold-Nocella

    Apr 05, 2018
    Well-known San Francisco real estate industry leader Paula Gold-Nocella has left her position as managing broker of Vanguard Properties to head up Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Drysdale Properties.
  • Here’s why NAR wants to raise Realtor dues by $30 next year

    Apr 05, 2018
    The National Association of Realtors seeks to raise dues for its 1.3 million members by $30 next year, with additional built-in increases of 2.5 percent per year beginning in 2020.
  • ArriveHome, an app for hailing real estate agents, expands to California and Arizona

    Apr 05, 2018
    According to Nalinger, the company also has big plans for the upcoming months — ArriveHome will be rolling out a full searching website and branching out to more states in the next 60 days. ...
  • 5 ways to show a little love to your database

    Apr 05, 2018
    Many real estate agents talk about and talk up their database, especially how big it is. But what do they actually do with it? Too often, I see agents simply using their database in no more effective manner than a digital letterbox dropper, to inform clients of their latest listing or sale.
  • ​4 cost-effective upgrades that increase home values

    Apr 05, 2018
    The housing market is about to open up to sellers in a big way. According to experts, changes in the tax plan under the Trump Administration mean it is getting costlier to own a home in certain areas. Many homeowners are moving to more affordable regions, downsizing or even renting for a time.
  • 3 marketing mavericks who are killin’ it in real estate

    Apr 05, 2018
    If you take 100 real estate agents and look at their marketing plans, 99 seem to be cut from the same cloth. It’s that unique one who stands out from the rest. I took a look around the country, and these three agents caught my eye with their out-of-the-box marketing ideas.
  • 34 terms every Florida real estate agent should know

    Apr 05, 2018
    Real estate has a language all of its own, and there are a few terms and abbreviations you see quite often. Although many real estate terms are universal, every state and locality has it’s own lingo that relates to the real estate process.