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

The Houston Association of Realtors announced the launch of a program that allows homebuyers and sellers to rate the performance of Realtors. The "Client Experience Rating" program is free and optional for members of the Houston association, a regional Realtor trade group with about 23,000 total members. The rating system features a star system with a five-point scale, and buyers and sellers are asked to rate Realtors in several categories: Competency: "Explained process clearly; ensured paperwork was correct; use of technology; negotiation skills; attention to detail; represented and protected my interests." Market Knowledge: "Knowledgeable of market, neighborhood and community." Communication: "Kept me updated; responded in (a timely manner); ...