Here were the most popular stories on Inman this past week:


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10. Donald Trump compared real estate brokers to “bloodsuckers” — and he’s a licensed broker himself.


 

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9. This new search tool helps buyers find listings that they might have overlooked for one reason or another.


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Willyam Bradberry / Shutterstock.com

8. Why brokers in the future might be more machine than human.


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7. What’s next for the real estate industry in 2016? Read our special report.


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6. How can you run a successful direct-mail marketing campaign? Here are 5 secrets.


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5. Uber just hit 1 billion rides; which real estate disrupter will be the first to hit a similar milestone?


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4. How agents should handle sellers with unrealistic pricing expectations.


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3. We rounded up 19 female real estate tech entrepreneurs to keep your eye on in 2015.


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2. Redfin is cutting rebates for buyer clients that Redfin refers to its ‘partner agents.’


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1. We won’t be searching by bedroom, bath and price forever.