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If you're looking for the perfect place to buy your first home, you're likely overwhelmed with the 'what,' 'where,' and 'when.' Many places across the country have seen growth that has pushed prices far beyond what a typical first-time buyer can handle. But that hasn't stopped them from getting into the market.
Posted: July 23, 2018, 11:41 am
The Brady Bunch house hit the MLS last week, sending generations of TV watchers into a tizzy. While there will likely one be one buyer - unless hordes of fans join together to pony up the $1.885 million asking price - hundreds, or more likely thousands, will be making their way to the home just to have a peek.
Posted: July 23, 2018, 11:41 am

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Online home goods retailer Overstock.com announced plans to invest in the real estate industry with two new platforms later this year.
Author: Veronika Bondarenko
Posted: July 23, 2018, 1:37 pm
SoftBank is doling out $100 billion from its Vision Fund, and some of that money is going to real estate tech. Here's what SoftBank is looking for.
Author: Emma Hinchliffe
Posted: July 23, 2018, 10:00 am
All real estate agents, no matter how fresh or seasoned, have a powerful resource that could win more business — and most agents aren’t taking full advantage of this resource.
Author: Brandon Doyle
Posted: July 23, 2018, 9:57 am
“Starter home for small family,” “DM me for details,” “Bachelor’s pad,” “Adult community” and “Your professional Realtor" — what do all of these social media captions have in common? They may make a big ol' mess of your business.
Author: Lee Davenport
Posted: July 23, 2018, 9:00 am
It’s easy to get caught up in the lead rat race. After all, more leads = more revenue. However, that equation only holds true if your operations and processes can scale to meet the demand.
Author: Inman Content Studio
Posted: July 23, 2018, 8:00 am
I get asked a lot of questions like…“What’s the one thing I should do to be successful?” “What’s the one lead gen strategy you’d recommend to generate business?” “What’s the one message that will get homeowners to choose me?”
Author: Tom Ferry
Posted: July 23, 2018, 8:00 am
The brokerage model is being disrupted by technology that makes it easier for real estate agents to run their own show more efficiently. But could bots — backed by AI, automation and big data — help the big property brands deliver new value to agents?
Author: Kylie Davis
Posted: July 21, 2018, 9:30 am
The trade group sent the email on Wednesday in response to purported concerns by NAR members over comments made during a panel the day prior at Inman Connect San Francisco
Author: Andrea V. Brambila
Posted: July 21, 2018, 12:38 am
What's in the future for leads, and why are lead conversion startups getting millions in funding? Panelists at Inman Connect San Francisco hashed that out Friday morning.
Author: Andrea V. Brambila
Posted: July 20, 2018, 9:35 pm
Tech platforms are largely unprepared for their enormous responsibility, which will affect every industry, including real estate, Kara Swisher said at ICSF.
Author: Emma Hinchliffe
Posted: July 20, 2018, 9:25 pm
Following a challenge by Keller Williams founder Gary Keller to former agents to return profit sharing, two eXp Realty agents vow to donate future profits.
Author: Marian McPherson
Posted: July 20, 2018, 5:48 pm
A trio of industry leaders discussed the latest trends in the real estate industry on Thursday, on the main stage at Inman Connect in San Francisco.
Author: Patrick Kearns
Posted: July 20, 2018, 4:53 pm
More than any other word, "home" is the most common real estate-related term used in naming software products for the industry.
Author: Craig C. Rowe
Posted: July 20, 2018, 4:52 pm
Join us throughout the day as we share what's happening behind the scenes, on stage, and in the hallways at Inman Connect San Francisco.
Author: Carl Franzen
Posted: July 20, 2018, 3:42 pm
Baby boomers, Gen Xers, millennials and Gen Zers all have a lot to learn from each other, panelists from each generation agreed at Inman Connect San Francisco on Thursday.
Author: Emma Hinchliffe
Posted: July 20, 2018, 11:00 am
Panelists at Inman Connect San Francisco suggested agents become wealth managers at a session called "How To Become a Fiduciary for Your Clients."
Author: Andrea V. Brambila
Posted: July 20, 2018, 10:00 am
If you're not in attendance this year, follow along on our livestream, liveblog and by reading our articles here on Inman. 
Author: Carl Franzen
Posted: July 20, 2018, 9:28 am
Automated lead qualification company HelloAlex announced this week the acquisition of Botplan, a chat tool for engaging online leads.
Author: Craig C. Rowe
Posted: July 20, 2018, 9:00 am