Monday, August 21, 2017

inman News

US education attracts Chinese buyers, study finds

Chinese buyers have been at the center of many international real estate conversations the past few years. Although this demographic’s U.S. residential real estate...

Survival of the tech fittest: Watch Josh Team at ICSF

If you're hoping to see the last of "disrupters" and "disruption" in real estate news, you're out of luck. This year alone, we'll see...

How to nail the real estate post-close follow-up process

You found your buyers the perfect house and helped them write a winning offer. You held their hand through the inspection and appraisal and...

Agents and brokers: Weigh in on ‘MLS of Choice’ while you can

Alright, agents and brokers, now's your chance: If you have an opinion on whether MLSs can require you to pay for their service even...

360 Mortgage Group touts 8-day closing

Many bright-and-shiny mortgage startups tout lickety-split approvals, but actually closing on their loans can take weeks. But lender 360 Mortgage Group assures us that...

Bamboo Realty closes its offices, ceases operations

It's not easy to try to disrupt an industry like real estate. Bamboo Realty was a brokerage that tried, catering first to rental clients...

The future of NAR: Action will be the measure, not words

I just spent a few days in Chicago with the National Association of Realtors. During my travel, I thoroughly enjoyed Brad Inman’s description of...

Facebook ad campaigns made easy with Boost by HomeSpotter

Have suggestions for products that you'd like to see reviewed by our real estate technology expert? Email Craig Rowe. Boost by HomeSpotter is a...

$1M neighborhoods on the rise in coastal metros: Zillow

Since 2014, the U.S. has gained 346 new $1 million neighborhoods, which can be a good thing — or a not-so-good thing, depending on...

Brokerage moneyball: Trusting data over your gut

Save My Spot The real estate marketplace is changing, and quickly. What were once outstanding ideas may have outgrown their usefulness. But how do you...