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Roommates How co-living is changing the American Dream of homeownership

How co-living is changing the American Dream of homeownership

Upwardly mobile consumers are leasing private rooms in urban buildings, sharing upscale kitchen and living spaces with other like-minded people. This trend may not seem like a relevant topic for residential real estate agents based in the suburbs ......
By Gill South | 7 minutes ago
Daily market update: January 23, 2017

Daily market update: January 23, 2017

Mortgage rates plus all the latest real estate market news ......
By Inman | 37 minutes ago
Top 10 posts from last week

Top 10 posts from last week

Here were the most popular stories on Inman this past week ......
By Amber Taufen | 11 hours ago
A businessman signing documents The week in real estate industry deals: January 16-20

The week in real estate industry deals: January 16-20

While real estate agents chase leads and close deals on houses, there's another level of deal-making that takes place within the real estate industry: mergers, acquisitions, integrations and partnerships. We'll be recapping every week's noteworthy de...
By Inman | Saturday, January 21, 2017
The week in industry hires and promotions: January 16-20, 2017

The week in industry hires and promotions: January 16-20, 2017

Who got hired or promoted this week? Here's our weekly rundown, in chronological order ......
By Inman | Saturday, January 21, 2017
Real estate market recap, January 16-20, 2017

Real estate market recap, January 16-20, 2017

Here's what happened this week in the real estate market ......
By Inman | Saturday, January 21, 2017
A man using a virtual reality headset How realtor.com is walking the walk of innovation

How realtor.com is walking the walk of innovation

NEW YORK -- Realtor.com pioneered online property search, but let's face it: In more recent years, it hasn't been known as an innovator. But two years after News Corp.'s acquisition of the listing portal, that image no longer applies ......
By Teke Wiggin | Friday, January 20, 2017
A statue of Alexander the Conquerer 5 ways to defend your income from tech disruption

5 ways to defend your income from tech disruption

NEW YORK -- "I would say that we’re foolish to think that commissions are not going to be reduced in the future," said Ben Kinney, who owns several Keller Williams Realty brokerages. But that "doesn’t mean that our annual incomes would stay the s...
By Teke Wiggin | Friday, January 20, 2017
The benefits – and dangers – of real estate reality TV

The benefits – and dangers – of real estate reality TV

NEW YORK – Being on a real estate reality TV show can be a great way to gin up business, but it can have its downsides, too ......
By Andrea V. Brambila | Friday, January 20, 2017
An appraisal contract with blueprints How the appraiser shortage is affecting homeowners

How the appraiser shortage is affecting homeowners

There’s a growing problem in the real estate industry -- beyond ever-climbing housing prices and inventory shortages ......
By Erin Sheckler | Friday, January 20, 2017
A race car crossing the finish line How to get a home sold quickly in 2017

How to get a home sold quickly in 2017

Is the market cooling down in your area? When the white-hot seller's market starts to balance out, sellers might be wondering how to get their house under contract -- fast ......
By Peter Lorimer | Friday, January 20, 2017
Daily market update: January 20, 2017

Daily market update: January 20, 2017

Mortgage rates plus all the latest real estate market news ......
By Inman | Friday, January 20, 2017
A double-exposure shot of a city and some economic graphs LeadingRE appoints its first chief economist

LeadingRE appoints its first chief economist

Leading Real Estate Companies of the World (LeadingRE) has appointed the company’s first chief economist, Dr. Marci Rossell ......
By Gill South | Thursday, January 19, 2017
3 ways robots can rock the world of real estate agents

3 ways robots can rock the world of real estate agents

If real estate is all about relationships, empathy and connecting with people, is there any room in the industry for robots ......
By Kylie Davis | Thursday, January 19, 2017
It’s time to simplify tech choices for agents

It’s time to simplify tech choices for agents

People might have been scratching their heads this week when an unknown guy from Keller Williams stepped in to take the place of CIO Josh Team at Inman's Hacker Connect event held at Inman Connect New York ......
By Gill South | Thursday, January 19, 2017
Unleashing the internet of you

Unleashing the internet of you

Over the past year, tech wizards and enthusiasts alike have been heavily pondering the future of artificial intelligence (AI) ......
By Marian McPherson | Thursday, January 19, 2017
A handshake from a low angle ShowingTime acquires Showing Suite

ShowingTime acquires Showing Suite

Close to one million real estate professionals across the country will soon have easy access to showing-scheduling tools from a single company: ShowingTime ......
By Teke Wiggin | Thursday, January 19, 2017
Zillow Group rolls out ‘end-to-end’ listing management

Zillow Group rolls out ‘end-to-end’ listing management

Real estate technology and media giant Zillow Group today unveiled what it says is an "end-to-end listing management solution for brokerages and MLSs." ......
By Andrea V. Brambila | Thursday, January 19, 2017