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Your outdoor living area can be a source of enjoyment when you're relaxing outside, gardening or entertaining. But if you have challenges with mobility, or you have friends or family with mobility issues who come to visit, your yard may not be easily accessible. Here are a few tips to make your outdoor living area easier for everyone to enjoy.
Posted: June 22, 2018, 11:50 am
Consumers are encouraged to check their credit reports once per year. The primary reason for doing so is to make sure there aren't any mistakes. Unfortunately, credit reports are prone to contain mistakes. It's not really the fault of the three main credit repositories, Equifax, Experian and TransUnion because all three are just a database. Whatever is reported to them is what you see.
Posted: June 22, 2018, 11:50 am


Real Estate News for Realtors and Brokers

If you are interested in learning how to make the jump into the luxury market when that beautiful listing comes around, follow these six steps for successfully marketing a luxury property.
Author: Spyro Kemble
Posted: June 22, 2018, 10:00 am
Agents who are immersed in the luxury space work hard to build a database of international agents. Unfortunately, very few of us share enough information about our market with this database — and without that information about our locale, the listings we share are essentially useless.
Author: Laurent Demeure
Posted: June 22, 2018, 10:00 am
Fortunately, many words of wisdom imparted by our Founding Fathers and today's most inspiring speakers motivate us, guide us and encourage us through our career. Here are 16 inspirational quotes suited to any real estate agent's professional life.
Author: Nicole Solari
Posted: June 22, 2018, 9:00 am
His session at Inman Connect San Francisco, dubbed "How to Pivot like a Champion," takes place on the main stage on Thursday, July 19, at 9:30 a.m.
Author: Brad Inman
Posted: June 21, 2018, 11:36 pm
Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics. This week, they’ll parse out Opendoor's $325 million Series E funding round and goal to expand to 50 markets by 2020.
Author: Byron Lazine
Posted: June 21, 2018, 8:49 pm
Facebook's Cambridge Analytica data scandal has another casualty: the "likely to move" ad targeting category. The popular ad targeting feature will stop working for new campaigns Aug. 15 as part of Facebook's re-evaluation of how it uses third-party data.
Author: Emma Hinchliffe
Posted: June 21, 2018, 8:25 pm
Opendoor company spokeswoman Cristin Culver told "The Las Vegas Review Journal" this week that the company is under contract on more than 100 homes and currently has 60 active listings.
Author: Craig C. Rowe
Posted: June 21, 2018, 7:54 pm
Zillow has put its first home under contract as a seller, with an expected closing in mid-July, listing agent George Laughton confirmed to Inman.
Author: Patrick Kearns
Posted: June 21, 2018, 7:45 pm
If you're a real estate agent, stay away from Rockland County's Chestnut Ridge — the New York Department of State just marked it as a cease-and-desist zone.
Author: Veronika Bondarenko
Posted: June 21, 2018, 7:09 pm
Each summer, real estate agents give themselves permission to change gear and engage in volunteering, all while reconnecting with community.
Author: Gill South
Posted: June 21, 2018, 6:52 pm
RESAAS has announced substantial growth in agent participation in its San Francisco-based RealTimeMLS.
Author: Craig C. Rowe
Posted: June 21, 2018, 6:27 pm
We've put together some handy suggestions specifically for those of you who are marketers to Connect. With an ever-changing climate of innovation and evolution, it's never been more important to be on top of the latest trends, understand what's working, and learn from the best in the industry.
Author: Matthew Shadbolt
Posted: June 21, 2018, 5:58 pm
A Canadian province recently banned dual agency, or real estate agents representing both sides of a transaction. Could the United States be next?
Author: Emma Hinchliffe
Posted: June 21, 2018, 4:29 pm
Innit, a California-based startup that connects kitchen appliances to a virtual cloud, launched earlier this year.
Author: Veronika Bondarenko
Posted: June 21, 2018, 3:32 pm
Tiny homes, which are typically classified as individual residential properties under 600 square feet, have exploded in popularity.
Author: Veronika Bondarenko
Posted: June 21, 2018, 3:19 pm
Compass, eXp Realty, Keller Williams and Ellie Mae chief executives are among a dozen real estate heavy hitters on Glassdoor's "Employees' Choice" list.
Author: Patrick Kearns
Posted: June 21, 2018, 3:02 pm
A collaboration between Homesnap Pro and ShowingTime three years ago has resulted in an average of 500,000 home tours annually.
Author: Veronika Bondarenko
Posted: June 21, 2018, 2:00 pm
Zillow's Zestimate is learning to tell which home looks nicer inside. The artificial intelligence feature improves the Zestimate's accuracy by 15 percent.
Author: Emma Hinchliffe
Posted: June 21, 2018, 1:39 pm