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DIY always seems like such a good idea in the dream stage. Build in some equity with elbow grease. Get more for our money while learning some important skills. Create pretty spaces without having to deal with contractors. What could go wrong?
Posted: February 19, 2018, 12:26 pm
Here's the dilemma. You're getting ready to redo your kitchen and you want it to be stylish and modern but not trendy. After all, this is the only kitchen renovation you ever plan to do and you don't want it to be outdated before you are even finished with the final touches.
Posted: February 19, 2018, 12:26 pm


Real Estate News for Realtors and Brokers

"NAR has no plans to alter the Modified VOW Policy when the 2008 settlement agreement expires on November 18, 2018," wrote NAR General Counsel Katie Johnson
Author: Andrea V. Brambila
Posted: February 19, 2018, 6:47 pm
What will 2018 bring, you ask? We can say with certainty that this is a year of continued innovation in our industry, and we've got some brilliant minds here to tell you what will help and hurt your business in the future
Author: Inman
Posted: February 19, 2018, 5:50 pm
All the latest real estate market news
Author: Inman
Posted: February 19, 2018, 4:05 pm
Agents, we know what's on your mind. You want to hear about the 100 percent compensation models and how they really work -- no BS. Well, here you have it
Author: Inman
Posted: February 19, 2018, 3:35 pm
What happens when Redfin and Keller Williams get married and have a baby? Movoto. Movoto has launched a new brokerage that is uniquely positioned to become one of the industry’s most dominant players and, in the process, upset almost everyone’s applecart
Author: Bernice Ross
Posted: February 19, 2018, 11:00 am
Enthusem is a direct mail marketing solution that combines print and online marketing for hyper-personalized messaging and rapid turnaround
Author: Craig C. Rowe
Posted: February 19, 2018, 11:00 am
Real estate marketing was brought to new heights last year, and I was so impressed with the creativity happening out there! With home inventory still very low in many markets, the battle over available listings was fierce, and I don't see that changing in 2018. As real estate professionals, we must continue bring our "A-game" to the table if we want to win those listings
Author: Brian Hopper
Posted: February 19, 2018, 11:00 am
With the current news of Facebook news feed changes, now is the time to focus on building your own real estate Facebook group
Author: Will Friedner
Posted: February 19, 2018, 11:00 am
Knowing more than your customer has been the leverage that many traditional companies used to maintain profits in the past. From individual agents to the industry’s largest organizations, proprietary knowledge was power. That advantage is vanishing for many today
Author: Sam DeBord
Posted: February 19, 2018, 11:00 am
Does the thought of spending an hour calling prospects send a chill down your spine? Does dialing that next number feel like a chore, knowing you might get hung up on
Author: Tom Ferry
Posted: February 19, 2018, 9:00 am
Real estate franchisor Keller Williams debuted an artificial intelligence-based virtual assistant and referrals platform today, announcing to the world it has every intention of thriving in a changing industry
Author: Andrea V. Brambila
Posted: February 18, 2018, 11:37 pm
In addition to knowing real estate, self-proclaimed marketing nerd and national speaker for Kristi Kennelly knows a thing or two about capturing an audience — she was a Broadway performer in a previous career, after all
Author: Inman
Posted: February 16, 2018, 10:44 pm
Owners of starter homes are gaining more equity than owners of luxury homes thanks to the intense demand for affordable properties, says a new Zillow report
Author: Marian McPherson
Posted: February 16, 2018, 10:14 pm
A Tampa Realtor who allegedly tried to stop Fannie Mae from foreclosing on a property so that he could sell it himself has been charged with bankruptcy fraud and falsification of records in a bankruptcy proceeding
Author: Emma Hinchliffe
Posted: February 16, 2018, 10:12 pm
The question now is when will the 10-year break through 3.00% going higher, putting that number “five” back into the mortgage vocabulary for the first sustained time since the Great Recession. Market consensus (of course, often wrong): “when,” not whether
Author: Lou Barnes
Posted: February 16, 2018, 9:58 pm
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 work through issues live onstage
Author: Inman
Posted: February 16, 2018, 9:21 pm
Lead conversion is critical to any sales-based business. That's why Zillow and execs shared tips for agents wanting to increase conversion
Author: Inman
Posted: February 16, 2018, 8:08 pm
In interviews with Florida real estate professionals, including at least one involved in the 2008 sale, agents characterized Trump’s blockbuster deal as simply par for the course in the years leading up to the financial collapse, when appreciation rates climbed at a historic clip and the housing market in Palm Beach and elsewhere in South Florida was like the Wild West
Author: Jotham ​Sederstrom
Posted: February 16, 2018, 7:57 pm