• There is not enough diversity - gender or ethnicity - in the upper management of real estate firms.
  • At Compass, agents are treated like clients and can buy a suite of services for their business.
  • High producing agents need more support and training - so they can double their output.


Luxury Connect
Meet the Luxury Leaders | October 19-20 | Beverly Hills

Put Peggy Murdock Ferris, Molly Peter, Judi Levin and Meredith Margolis in a tastefully decorated broadcasting studio together, let them loose on an industry topic of their choosing, and the result is like the real estate version of "The View."Known as the FPL&M team, the agents are vocal, opinionated and excited to have a seat at the Washington, D.C. table of Compass -- the fast-growing tech-led real estate company they moved to from Long & Foster late last year. When an all-women team was unusual Ferris said three out of four of the partners have been together for 20 years --  Levin, Peter and herself teamed up at Weichert."When we first went out together in 1996, a lot of people said: 'Oh, three women -- they'll never make it,'" said the sixth-generation Washingtonia...