Monthly Archives

June 2018

The week in financial markets: the 1970s word nobody wants
Inman
June 30, 2018

The week in financial markets: the 1970s word nobody wants

Stagflation is very rare — a stagnating economy is incompatible with rising inflation. For inflation…
Read More
Leading Edge splits from Re/Max
Inman
June 29, 2018

Leading Edge splits from Re/Max

The large New England franchisee is going indie, but Re/Max Integra CEO says the company…
Read More
Prospective buyers aren’t afraid of rising mortgage rates: Redfin
Inman
June 29, 2018

Prospective buyers aren’t afraid of rising mortgage rates: Redfin

Potential homebuyers aren’t being scared away by rising mortgage rates – even if they creep…
Read More
Fighting back: Using hands-on industry knowledge to stay ahead
Inman
June 29, 2018

Fighting back: Using hands-on industry knowledge to stay ahead

How are real estate broker-owners responding, adapting or changing? Here’s what Eddie Berenbaum, co-founder and…
Read More
Wanna meet buyers and sellers in a 5-mile radius? Try Nexme
Inman
June 29, 2018

Wanna meet buyers and sellers in a 5-mile radius? Try Nexme

There are already a few startups that promise to be the Uber for real estate.…
Read More
HUD announces $616 million in hurricane recovery aid for Florida
Inman
June 29, 2018

HUD announces $616 million in hurricane recovery aid for Florida

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) approved details on Thursday, of a…
Read More
1 out of 10 millennials are selling cryptocurrency to afford their first home
Inman
June 29, 2018

1 out of 10 millennials are selling cryptocurrency to afford their first home

On Thursday, Redfin released a new survey looking at how different millennials between the ages…
Read More
HomesUSA.com’s Ben Caballero lands top spot on Real Trends ‘Thousand’ — again
Inman
June 29, 2018

HomesUSA.com’s Ben Caballero lands top spot on Real Trends ‘Thousand’ — again

Record-breaking Texas agent Ben Caballero with HomesUSA.com is the top agent in the country once…
Read More
5 reasons local indies are the future of real estate
Inman
June 29, 2018

5 reasons local indies are the future of real estate

The real estate industry has seen a rapid rate of mergers and acquisitions — but…
Read More
7 staging tips for giving your listing the farmhouse look
Inman
June 29, 2018

7 staging tips for giving your listing the farmhouse look

The farmhouse look has gained popularity, especially in the southeastern region. (Think Chip and Joanna…
Read More
Connect The Sessions: The New ICSF Teams Track
Inman
June 29, 2018

Connect The Sessions: The New ICSF Teams Track

Everyone is talking about teams…and everyone seems to have an opinion about the best way…
Read More
The Real Word: Zillow’s first Instant Offers home under contract
Inman
June 28, 2018

The Real Word: Zillow’s first Instant Offers home under contract

Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics.…
Read More
Knock will buy you a new home, even if you don’t have one to sell
Inman
June 28, 2018

Knock will buy you a new home, even if you don’t have one to sell

Knock can help new buyers get approved for a mortgage, buy a house on their…
Read More
Mortgage CEO resigns after judge orders him to pay $3M in waitress grope assault
Inman
June 28, 2018

Mortgage CEO resigns after judge orders him to pay $3M in waitress grope assault

A high ranking mortgage banking executive in New Jersey resigned after a judge ordered him…
Read More
Buyers should take advantage of mortgage rate decline
Inman
June 28, 2018

Buyers should take advantage of mortgage rate decline

Freddie Mac today released its latest Primary Mortgage Market Survey results, which revealed that mortgage…
Read More
WFG News
June 28, 2018

Riparian and Other Water-Related Rights

By James F. Clarke, Esq., VP Underwriting Counsel, WFG National Title Insurance Company, NJ and…
Read More
These agents are handing out 11,000 American flags this Fourth of July
Inman
June 28, 2018

These agents are handing out 11,000 American flags this Fourth of July

In preparation for the Fourth of July holiday, real estate agents are placing American flags…
Read More
Compass rivals react to latest Chicagoland expansion
Inman
June 28, 2018

Compass rivals react to latest Chicagoland expansion

As relative industry newcomer Compass further expands its footprint into the Chicagoland area, competitors are…
Read More