Monday, February 19, 2018

Agent Connect NY 18: Real estate apps every agent needs

In addition to knowing real estate, self-proclaimed marketing nerd and national speaker for realtor.com Kristi Kennelly knows a thing or two about capturing an audience --...

Starter homes gaining equity faster than luxury sector: Zillow

Owners of starter homes are gaining more equity than owners of luxury homes thanks to the intense demand for affordable properties, says a new...

Tampa Realtor indicted for foreclosure, bankruptcy fraud

A Tampa Realtor who allegedly tried to stop Fannie Mae from foreclosing on a property so that he could sell it himself has been...

Buckle up for a sustained rise in interest rates: analysis

We are likely to be in a sustained rise in interest rates (sometimes just writing that sentence means that the rise has stopped for...

Agent Connect NY 18: Live problem solving

One of the many beneficial sessions at Inman Connect New York is "Agent live problem solving" at Agent Connect, where pro agents discuss audience queries and...

What agents can learn when they ‘stop resisting and start persisting’

2017 proved to be a challenging market for many professionals in our industry. Today, the market pendulum has swung to the seller’s advantage, leaving...

Why associations need to consciously uncouple from MLSs

Every new calendar year seemingly gives birth to a host of soothsayers in the real estate industry and elsewhere. Although I have read many...

Why 2018 is the best year ever for a low down payment mortgage

This year may just be the best in history for first-time homebuyers to use a low down payment mortgage to leap from renting to...

ICNY 18: Simple and elegant hacks to fortify your business

"In the next 10 minutes, I promise you that'll you'll get at least one idea that could completely transform your business forever," said Sharran...

ICNY 18: The digital revolution is coming to a home near you

"What button can I press to get a mortgage?" Brad Inman asked Anthony Hsieh, chairman and CEO of loanDepot onstage at Inman Connect New York....