Fewer homes sell in August than last year, a first since pandemic boom
Home sales declined in August on a seasonally adjusted basis, settling in 6% lower than the same time last year, according to new data from Redfin released Thursday
by Daniel Houston Sep 16
Inman Review: CORE Present transcends category with powerful sales, marketing tools
Opinion
The result of the 2020 acquisition of DashCMA is CORE Present, a pristine example of what can happen to software when a creative entrepreneur is given proper industry support, trust and plenty of resources
by Craig C. Rowe Sep 16
Ribbon raises $150M round, vows to expand into half of US by 2023
Currently, the homeownership startup operates in North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee, Georgia, Texas and Florida
by Libertina Brandt Sep 15
It looks like the US is headed for a 2nd wave of homeowner reshuffling
A large share of employees want to work remotely, but some say their employers' lack of guidance on this policy is delaying big decisions
by Daniel Houston Sep 15
Black Knight expanding services it provides to growing mortgage broker segment
Cloud-based loan origination system, LoanCatcher, touted as providing the same level of technology employed by nation's largest lenders
by Matt Carter Sep 14
Compass dives further into title insurance with latest acquisition
The deal to acquire LegacyTexas Title Co. follows acquisitions of 2 other title companies and will ultimately make Compass's title services available in 6 states and Washington, DC
by Jim Dalrymple II Sep 14
Opendoor surpasses 42-market expansion goal 4 months early
With the rollout of services in Washington, D.C., Cleveland and Columbus, Opendoor has officially accomplished its expansion goal set in March
by Marian McPherson Sep 14
Pacaso raises $125M with Softbank-led Series C round
The company's model allows multiple parties to co-own luxury second-homes in locations such as Lake Tahoe, Aspen, Napa and Malibu. It operates in 25 markets to date
by Craig C. Rowe Sep 14
Sundae debuts off-market distressed property platform for investors
The new platform will allow investors to view, filter and sort available distressed properties exclusive to Sundae, as well as submit cash offers and track them in real time
by Lillian Dickerson Sep 14
Constellation1 launches accounting, commission management solution
Brokers can use the new system in conjunction with all variations of commission splits and payout arrangements, eliminating accounting workarounds due to software limitations
by Craig C. Rowe Sep 13
Agents are using TikTok's popular 'chopping dance' as a marketing tool
The rise of TikTok has given real estate agents another social media platform — and a trendy new dance — to help promote their business
by Libertina Brandt Sep 13
3 moments that made Zillow President Susan Daimler
Daimler became president of Zillow in February, but has been honing her leadership skill since her early days as the co-founder of multiple startups. Read about the 3 moments that sharpened Daimler's leadership skills ahead of her appearance at Inman Connect Las Vegas
by Jim Dalrymple II Sep 13
Real Estate Webmasters wins Gold award for design of CarlyCarey.com
Real Estate Webmasters, a Vancouver Island-based real estate web design and technology company, has taken home the top award for global real estate websites at the 2021 Muse Creative Design competition
by Craig C. Rowe Sep 13
Inman Review: Industry-rooted Usherpa takes care of your marketing burden
Opinion
While its value proposition isn't anything totally new, there are some cool add-ons here that should entice agents needing to fire up their marketing to take a second look
by Craig C. Rowe Sep 10
Inman Review: VSH Media rolls out mobile-based virtual staging
Opinion
Virtual home staging and image enhancement marketing continue to become powerful tools for listing agents. VSH Media's mobile app offers agents an good, affordable option but charges more for faster turnaround
by Craig C. Rowe Sep 10
Too much information: Sellers risk privacy in era of 3D marketing
As interactive imagery spreads in real estate, homeowners and their agents increasingly have to consider ways to keep their personal information private
by Jim Dalrymple II Sep 10