10 habits all new real estate agents should master

Inmannews - Wed, 10/18/2017 - 2:30am
A house is the stage that one's life plays out on. Real estate agents don't sell houses, they sell dreams, happiness, a place to call home ...
Categories: RSS

8 tips for taking your real estate blog to the next level

Inmannews - Wed, 10/18/2017 - 2:15am
Establishing a thriving real estate blog in a competitive market takes more than just good writing. A creative use of mixed media, a deep understanding of your audience and a well-developed strategy are all essential for blogging success ...
Categories: RSS

Give lead conversion to Facebook Messenger bots (they’re better at it)

Inmannews - Wed, 10/18/2017 - 2:00am
Countless real estate agents generate leads with Facebook. What most agents don’t realize, however, is that Facebook Messenger is also a great platform for generating leads ...
Categories: RSS

Climate change is putting more homes at risk of wildfire

Inmannews - Tue, 10/17/2017 - 10:00pm
Last week’s wildfire disaster in Northern California has drawn renewed attention to the impact of climate change on patterns of real estate development. As a counterpoint to the attraction of waterfront property despite hurricane risks, the beauty of Northern California and other western regions has always been accompanied by a certain level of wildfire risk ...
Categories: RSS

Why the grass is greener where you stand

Inmannews - Tue, 10/17/2017 - 8:00pm
Former actor and current luxury real estate specialist Kofi Nartey told the Inman Connect audience that his real estate career didn't take off until he started focusing on the tools and information he already had. By keeping a laser focus on a few essential and valuable resources, he was able to own that information and become an expert rather that just gaining the superficial benefits of a wide variety of tools ...
Categories: RSS

Real estate daily market update: October 17, 2017

Inmannews - Tue, 10/17/2017 - 8:00pm
All the latest real estate market news ...
Categories: RSS

Austin Realtor rebels win open board seats in election

Inmannews - Tue, 10/17/2017 - 3:27pm
In what's been a whirlwind few months for ABoR, members made their alliances clear at an election held today by voting in members of a rebel cause to all seven board seats that were up for grabs ...
Categories: RSS

Augmented Reality and drones win NY real estate hackathon

Inmannews - Tue, 10/17/2017 - 1:05pm
Dozens of innovators in technology and real estate spent the weekend in a fourth-floor midtown Manhattan tech incubator to devise creative ways to tackle some of the biggest problems plaguing the real estate industry. ...
Categories: RSS

Realtor finds two dead bodies inside home for sale

Inmannews - Tue, 10/17/2017 - 10:06am
A 911 call placed by the unnamed Realtor detailed an encounter that no real estate agent ever wants to imagine: "I just walked in this house to preview it for a client and there's a dead person in the bathroom." ...
Categories: RSS

Watch out Airbnb: Vacasa just raised $104M

Inmannews - Tue, 10/17/2017 - 6:00am
Vacasa announced the ​closing ​of ​a ​$103.5 ​million ​Series ​B, which the company says is ​the ​largest ​funding ​round ​to date ​in ​the vacation rental industry ...
Categories: RSS

Why predicting the future isn’t in a real estate agent’s job description

Inmannews - Tue, 10/17/2017 - 2:30am
As a kid, at social gatherings, I'd always get a little annoyed when people would start asking my dad, the doctor, for medical advice ...
Categories: RSS

Fall is the season for turning canceled listings to gold

Inmannews - Tue, 10/17/2017 - 2:30am
Bob Clarkson of Century 21 shares some of his best tips to prospect canceled listings. Clarkson has only been in the business for two years and so far has closed 57 transactions ...
Categories: RSS

7 easy ways to stay in touch with your clients this Halloween

Inmannews - Tue, 10/17/2017 - 2:15am
Any holiday is a great excuse to engage with clients. With Halloween right around the corner, here are seven clever real estate agent "tricks" that'll "treat" your clients to something fun! ...
Categories: RSS

600 posts and counting: Tips from a pro real estate blogger

Inmannews - Tue, 10/17/2017 - 2:01am
Purposeful, captivating content will not only separate your website from the agent down the street, but it also has the potential to attract tens of thousands of leads, convert those contacts into customers and keep your audience coming back to you for years to come ...
Categories: RSS

Special Report: The new agent’s technology playbook

Inmannews - Tue, 10/17/2017 - 2:00am
Launching a real estate career is not for the faint of heart, but in 2017 it could be a career match made in heaven for the tech smart, according to Inman’s latest survey results. Combined with a strategic approach, the ever-improving suite of tools at real estate agents’ disposal has the potential to level the playing field between tech-savvy rookies and seasoned veterans slow to change ...
Categories: RSS

Redfin Mortgage expands to Illinois, eyes Virginia

Inmannews - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 4:57pm
Redfin announced today that it is now offering loans to homebuyers in Illinois through its lending arm, Redfin Mortgage. The Seattle-based tech-powered brokerage also plans to expand Redfin Mortgage into Virginia later this year, with more markets to come in 2018.  ...
Categories: RSS

Lone Wolf acquires Instanet Solutions in real estate software war

Inmannews - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 3:21pm
Lone Wolf Real Estate Technologies, an almost 30-year-old company that provides software products to help real estate agents market, track finances and manage documents, announced today that it has acquired competitor Instanet Solutions, an end-to-end digital transaction management software company ...
Categories: RSS

Coming soon: Airbnb-branded apartments

Inmannews - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 3:14pm
After years of butting heads with local zoning officials, landlords and rental property owners, Airbnb may have found a solution to its short-term rental woes: opening up an Airbnb-branded apartment where tenants will be allowed to sublet their spaces up to 180 days per year ...
Categories: RSS

My top 10 Inman Connect moments

Inmannews - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 2:35pm
Those who attend Inman Connect know there's no shortage of unique networking opportunities, brilliant mentors and poignant presentations. Every attendee leaves with a booklet full of notes and a mind full of fresh ideas, ready to uplift their own teams and elevate their business back home ...
Categories: RSS

One week later, California is still on fire

Inmannews - Mon, 10/16/2017 - 2:14pm
Real estate community gets to work giving clients the support they need -- both practical and emotional -- amid the destruction. ...
Categories: RSS


Subscribe to Rental Housing Journal aggregator - RSS