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Against the grain: 2 female leaders shaking up the industry
Mon, 22 Jul 2019 2:00:24
Kenya Burrell-VanWormer won the 2018 Inman Person of the Year award for leading HAR’s opposition to NAR’s proposed dues increase. Nikki Beauchamp, the president-elect for FIABCI USA, was one of the lone voices advocating for change when it came to restructuring, streamlining and cutting costs at the organization. Both women share their stories and what leadership means to them. read more»

Lesson Learned: Make education the first pillar of your business
Mon, 22 Jul 2019 2:00:19
Each week, we talk to agents across the country about what they’ve learned along the way (and what they wish they had known as new agents). This week, third generation D.C. agent Jonathan Addison. read more»

Homebuyer’s remorse: 6 ways to prevent unhappy campers
Mon, 22 Jul 2019 1:00:42
What causes remorse? Being human often means being indecisive, especially about big purchases like a house. Here are six ways to help clients keep their eyes on the prize. read more»

How this startup helps me ‘glide’ through disclosures
Mon, 22 Jul 2019 0:12:04
Glide, a San Francisco startup, aims to modernize the way agents and clients handle the disclosure process and make their lives easier too. read more»

The Nanny Cam and other privacy issues in real estate
Mon, 22 Jul 2019 0:01:46
They’re everywhere: doorbell cameras in the entryway. Security cameras on the roof. Spy cams in the living room. And who can blame homeowners for embracing them? They want to protect their family, their investment. read more»

Serve your sphere with social media
Mon, 22 Jul 2019 0:01:45
Social media has evolved from a fun forum to a powerful, brand-building tool for real estate. It has its own rules and its own best practices. But when real estate professionals consider their Facebook, Twitter, Instagram strategy, there are conflicting visions of those best practices. read more»

Email marketing isn’t dead. But how you use it might be.
Mon, 22 Jul 2019 0:01:29
Every time industry pundits from across verticals proclaim that the inbox is on the outs, research says otherwise. That’s because email marketers do what any business, channel, or even lifeform must do to survive: they evolve. read more»

Where to find your next luxury customer
Mon, 22 Jul 2019 0:01:02
Whether you strike up a conversation on a flight or are referred by a tennis partner, it remains a real estate truth: your buyer could be anyone. But when it comes to the luxury market, it can be more challenging to connect with the buyers and sellers looking to invest in premium properties. read more»

How to make the most of your Inman Connect Las Vegas trip
Sun, 21 Jul 2019 0:50:25
Here are a few pointers, attractions and things you can't miss in Vegas — inside and outside of the conference (on and off the Strip) from a former Vegas real estate veteran. read more»

Cincinnati apologizes, agrees to pay $151K to Realtor handcuffed while showing home to client
Fri, 19 Jul 2019 9:45:01
Realtor Jerry Isham and his client Anthony Edwards will split the settlement money. read more»

A carpeted bathroom? Woman’s shocked Reddit post goes viral
Fri, 19 Jul 2019 9:00:31
A woman who was shocked to find a carpeted floor in her grandmother's house has sparked a larger debate about hygiene on Reddit. read more»

Charles Manson murder mansion hits the market for $1.98M
Fri, 19 Jul 2019 8:40:55
August marks the 50th anniversary of the shocking 1969 murders of Leno and Rosermary LaBianca by followers of Manson's cult inside the home. read more»

Opendoor CEO: ‘We can be a winner-take-most company’
Fri, 19 Jul 2019 8:10:27
Ahead of his talk at Inman Connect Las Vegas next week, the top dog of the biggest iBuyer discussed the startup's plans for the future. read more»

Rents in the US just keep going up and up
Fri, 19 Jul 2019 7:44:43
The average rent was up 3.2 percent year-over-year in June. Last month also saw the biggest average rent increase in more than a year read more»

National Association of Realtors backs 6 commercial RE startups
Fri, 19 Jul 2019 6:45:31
"Wellness" startup and short-term rental management service are among the first commercial class of NAR's tech accelerator, it was announced Thursday. read more»

Boxing legend Sugar Ray Leonard lists villa for $52M
Fri, 19 Jul 2019 6:01:25
An Italian-style villa that boxing legend Sugar Ray Leonard and his wife built years ago is up for sale for a jaw-dropping $52 million. read more»

Americans are flocking to HOA communities like never before
Fri, 19 Jul 2019 5:47:10
New U.S. Census data shows that homes in homeowner's associations are taking up a larger share of new construction and new sales than ever before. read more»

Former Keller Williams CEO and Amazon veteran join OJO Labs
Fri, 19 Jul 2019 5:00:41
The real estate tech startup is bolstering its executive team by bringing on Chris Heller and Karen Starns, Inman has learned. read more»

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