IS-GoFigure4 Go figure: foreclosing time, city walkability, millennial homeowners and more

Go figure: foreclosing time, city walkability, millennial homeowners and more

Which U.S. cities have the highest rates of millennial homeownership, and which are the top-ranked walking municipalities? Do you know how much data was lost this year, or how much it cost the businesses involved ......
By Inman | Tuesday, December 16, 2014
IS-GoFigure4 Go figure: single women buyers, housing bubbles, agent responsiveness, income gains and more

Go figure: single women buyers, housing bubbles, agent responsiveness, income gains and more

Infographics and stats to start off your week -- reader opinions about agent ratings systems, interactive maps explaining housing bubbles and income gains and losses, and more ......
By Inman | Tuesday, December 9, 2014
Photo shoot Image via Shutterstock. Making the most of your marketing budget in 5 steps

Making the most of your marketing budget in 5 steps

Remember how that first day in a new job feels? Who can forget all the nervousness, excitement and anticipation associated with beginning a new journey? Most new Realtors experience these same feelings just as soon as their license is sponsored, thei...
By Andrew Molz | Monday, December 8, 2014
Photo shoot Image via Shutterstock. Making the most of your marketing budget in 5 steps

Making the most of your marketing budget in 5 steps

Remember how that first day in a new job feels? Who can forget all the nervousness, excitement and anticipation associated with beginning a new journey? Most new Realtors experience these same feelings just as soon as their license is sponsored, thei...
By Andrew Molz | Monday, December 8, 2014
Go-Figure_select A dose of real estate (and random) data, facts and figures

A dose of real estate (and random) data, facts and figures

Infographics and stats to start off your week -- reader opinions about Zillow agent reviews, least affordable markets for buyers, Move's stock price, and more ......
By Inman | Tuesday, December 2, 2014
Working team Image via Shutterstock. Appointment and chat apps: Your virtual team

Appointment and chat apps: Your virtual team

Each year we look at ways to leverage our time and ability to market and sell more properties. A popular way to do this is through building a team. There's certainly nothing wrong with the team approach, and many are finding success from it. But when...
By Hank Bailey | Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Working team Image via Shutterstock. Can technology replace a team?

Can technology replace a team?

Each year we look at ways to leverage our time and ability to market and sell more properties. A popular way to do this is through building a team. There's certainly nothing wrong with the team approach, and many are finding success from it. But when...
By Hank Bailey | Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Go-Figure_select A dose of real estate (and random) data, facts and figures

A dose of real estate (and random) data, facts and figures

Infographics and stats to start off your week -- the stickiest and least sticky markets in America, millennials and smart-home technology, Realtor optimism and more ......
By Inman | Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Tilted couch Image via Shutterstock. 10 things polite Realtors won't say -- but should

10 things polite Realtors won't say -- but should

How hard is it to take care of that stinky cat box and dirty microwave, anyway ......
By Kelly Kuhn-Wallace | Monday, November 17, 2014
Tilted couch Image via Shutterstock. 10 things polite Realtors won't say -- but should

10 things polite Realtors won't say -- but should

How hard is it to take care of that stinky cat box and dirty microwave, anyway ......
By Kelly Kuhn-Wallace | Monday, November 17, 2014
Advertising image via Shutterstock. Why the $12 billion real estate ad market is ripe for disruption

Why the $12 billion real estate ad market is ripe for disruption

In general, measuring your return on investment (ROI) with real estate marketing is very difficult, but in a world where analytics reign supreme among marketers, real estate is ripe for disruption. Real estate agents should no longer accept paying lu...
By Will Caldwell | Monday, October 6, 2014
Advertising image via Shutterstock. Why the $12 billion real estate ad market is ripe for disruption

Why the $12 billion real estate ad market is ripe for disruption

In general, measuring your return on investment (ROI) with real estate marketing is very difficult, but in a world where analytics reign supreme among marketers, real estate is ripe for disruption. Real estate agents should no longer accept paying lu...
By Will Caldwell | Monday, October 6, 2014
DO Why agents should invest in relationships, not leads

Why agents should invest in relationships, not leads

Relationships are the key to future success in the real estate business. Relationships pay dividends, build referral networks and can last a lifetime. Leads, however, have an expiration date, are not personal and are sold to the highest bidder ......
By Will Caldwell | Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Golden Gate Bridge image via Shutterstock. How-to guide for live-tweeting #ICSF

How-to guide for live-tweeting #ICSF

There are many reasons to live-tweet an event: You want to bring your followers along on your Inman Connect San Francisco (#ICSF) adventures; you want to want to drum up some networking opportunities; or maybe you’re just looking to find the perfec...
By Guest Contributor | Friday, July 11, 2014
KatieMaxwell_Intero Broker office design: How to comfortably fit 80 agents into 2,500 square feet

Broker office design: How to comfortably fit 80 agents into 2,500 square feet

Brokers who are looking to go independent, or to liven up their current office space, this is for you! Katie Maxwell, Vice President of Intero Real Estate, offers helpful tips on how to create a comfortable, engaging work space. In Katie's office in ...
By admin | Tuesday, June 10, 2014
Laurie Davis Live Love Realty How to create an agent brand when you’re also tied to a brokerage’s branding

How to create an agent brand when you’re also tied to a brokerage’s branding

Yes, you work for a larger brokerage - but your agent brand should be all about YOU! Here, Laurie Davis of Live Love Realty, a Keller Williams team, tells you what you should consider when branding within a larger company or organization. ......
By Inman | Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Screen shot 2014-05-27 at 2.01.48 PM Managing online real estate leads with Sarah Jones of Bamboo Realty

Managing online real estate leads with Sarah Jones of Bamboo Realty

How do you manage online leads - particularly the ones that come in without a phone number? Bamboo Realty's Co-Founder Sarah Jones shares her tips to get a conversation started with a new potential client ......
By Inman | Wednesday, May 28, 2014
real estate video sales funnel How to get maximum exposure for your real estate videos

How to get maximum exposure for your real estate videos

Deciding where to distribute your real estate video is a lot like positioning your yard sign on a client’s lawn. You want to make sure it’s seen by as many eyeballs as possible. The same strategy applies to video. With over 90 percent of all vide...
By Stephen Schweickart | Tuesday, May 27, 2014