Hacker Connect January 16 in New York
An event for and by the real estate tech community

A Virginia Association of Realtors campaign, which calls attention to the Realtors' Code of Ethics, gives Ted Truitt a bad name. Truitt is a sort of ethical nightmare -- a real estate guru who celebrates questionable behavior and mocks the best practices. Decked out in a white suit, orange shirt and bad tie, Truitt offers a humorous, highly animated and totally interactive online training session in ethics at the TedTruitt.com Web site. The spoiler: He's a fictional character portrayed by an actor. While real estate professionals may have encountered Ted Truitt-like personalities in the industry, the intent here is to teach Realtors not to be a Ted. Real estate professionals do suffer from a very real image problem -- real estate brokers are regarded by the public as among the lowest-ranke...