Recent Articles by Laurie Weston Davis

9 undeniable reasons to attend Inman Connect New York

9 undeniable reasons to attend Inman Connect New York

Since the first Inman Connect event I attended five years ago, I haven't missed a single Connect in San Francisco or New York, and there has never been a question in my mind about going. ......
By Laurie Weston Davis | Friday, January 15, 2016
Going indie: the first chapter in my story of independence

Going indie: the first chapter in my story of independence

It seems like going "indie" is the cool thing to do these days. And though I'd like to think I am super cool, the truth is a year ago I would have never considered joining an Independent brokerage ......
By Laurie Weston Davis | Wednesday, June 24, 2015
Zillow is putting lipstick on a pig

Zillow is putting lipstick on a pig

Rupert Murdoch is, in essence, chopping Zillow off at the knees by ending its ability to receive listings through ListHub, forcing Zillow to pen separate agreements with brokers and MLSs. But Zillow says it's not a big deal ......
By Laurie Weston Davis | Tuesday, January 20, 2015
The Geeky Girls Left Their Heart in San Francisco!

The Geeky Girls Left Their Heart in San Francisco!

The Geeky Girls spent last week in San Francisco and attended Inman News Agent Reboot SF and Real Estate Connect SF 2012. We were honored to be Ambassadors for theses events and “live blog” for Inman Next. We go to ......
By Laurie Weston Davis | Tuesday, August 7, 2012
Big Things Happen at Connect!

Big Things Happen at Connect!

The Geeky Girls will be heading to San Francisco in a few days for one of our favorite events of the year, Inman’s Real Estate Connect (ICSF) the “preeminent event for everyone who cares about the real estate industry and where it is ...
By Laurie Weston Davis | Thursday, July 26, 2012
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[FACEBOOK] Calendar Changes

If we are friends on Facebook you can typically count on my writing on your wall at least once per year. Just about everyone will get a happy birthday greeting of some sort. Over the last several years that has ......
By Laurie Weston Davis | Thursday, July 12, 2012
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When You Are Social You Are Never An Outsider

Recently we had the pleasure of attending the national conferences for both Coldwell Banker and Century 21. As agents from neither company, we had no idea what to expect (in case you did not know, we are with Keller Williams ......
By Laurie Weston Davis | Tuesday, March 13, 2012
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How to Show the Love – A Valentines Post

Who knew something as simple as a heart could start a conversation on Facebook that is in excess of 200 comments. But why stop with the heart?             There are even more fun ones but ......
By Laurie Weston Davis | Friday, February 10, 2012
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ICNY State of Mind

As The Geeky Girls headed off on another adventure, it was hard to decide what was more exciting… attending Inman Connect NY (ICNY) or seeing New York City for the first time- but either way, we were in the ICNY ......
By Laurie Weston Davis | Thursday, January 26, 2012
Thumbnail 5 New Start-Ups To Keep an Eye On [VIDEO]

5 New Start-Ups To Keep an Eye On [VIDEO]

Five lucky companies were blessed beyond imagination when Inman came calling and invited them to be featured as part of the “New Kids on the Block” at Inman Connect New York last week. This is an Inman tradition where a ......
By Laurie Weston Davis | Friday, January 20, 2012