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May 16, 2018

The Real Word: Do you trust NAR?
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May 16, 2018

The Real Word: Do you trust NAR?

Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics.…
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How Inman Select helps one managing broker refresh his best practices in recruiting
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May 16, 2018

How Inman Select helps one managing broker refresh his best practices in recruiting

Mark Ossinger is the managing broker for Fathom Realty in Washington state and has been…
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The first Guinness World Record-setting real estate agent is…
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May 16, 2018

The first Guinness World Record-setting real estate agent is…

The winner? Industry legend Ben Caballero, who was the sell-side agent on a whopping 3,556…
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WATCH: Black real estate investor was inspecting home when a white neighbor called the police
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May 16, 2018

WATCH: Black real estate investor was inspecting home when a white neighbor called the police

Video shows Memphis real estate investor Michael Hayes on May 5, waiting by a property…
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Ben Carson takes aim at emotional support animals
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May 16, 2018

Ben Carson takes aim at emotional support animals

Housing and Urban Development Secretary Ben Carson took a shot across the bow at emotional…
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NAR calls for unity ahead of dues vote
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May 16, 2018

NAR calls for unity ahead of dues vote

NAR President Elizabeth Mendenhall urged members to take charge of decision-making at the organization through…
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New York becomes the first state to join Fair Housing Act lawsuit against HUD
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May 16, 2018

New York becomes the first state to join Fair Housing Act lawsuit against HUD

On May 14, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that New York State would be the first…
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New home starts fell in April, especially multifamily projects
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May 16, 2018

New home starts fell in April, especially multifamily projects

Multifamily housing starts with 5 or more units fell from a seasonally-adjusted 428,000 in March 2018…
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Seattle real estate industry says head tax on large businesses for the homeless casts shadow over city
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May 16, 2018

Seattle real estate industry says head tax on large businesses for the homeless casts shadow over city

Real estate agents were not tossing their hats in the air this week with the…
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The government wants to know what’s up with real estate pocket listings
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May 16, 2018

The government wants to know what’s up with real estate pocket listings

WASHINGTON — Pocket listings and state regulations regarding dual agency and minimum service requirements may…
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NAR lays out federal policy goals at mid-year conference in D.C.
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May 16, 2018

NAR lays out federal policy goals at mid-year conference in D.C.

The National Association of Realtors (NAR) laid out its legislative policies today, at the trade…
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HomeShare expands into 5 new buildings in 3 major cities
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May 16, 2018

HomeShare expands into 5 new buildings in 3 major cities

HomeShare will rollout new partnerships in Los Angeles and Seattle and expand in San Francisco,…
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OfferPad raises $150 million in equity and debt
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May 16, 2018

OfferPad raises $150 million in equity and debt

OfferPad raised $50 million in equity financing led by the private equity firm LL Funds,…
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Vacant homes have increased by 2.1 million since 2005
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May 16, 2018

Vacant homes have increased by 2.1 million since 2005

The baggage that comes with vacant homes — higher crime rates and property devaluation —…
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3 tips for breaking into the luxury real estate niche
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May 16, 2018

3 tips for breaking into the luxury real estate niche

There’s a big difference between being the real estate agent next door and representing high-end…
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9 things your professional real estate photographer better know
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May 16, 2018

9 things your professional real estate photographer better know

Photography can make or break your real estate listings’ online performance. A high-priced home with…
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