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Real estate consumers ready for ‘Latte Vision’

Connect Panel Preview: 'What Does the Industry Need to Do to Make the Latte Vision Happen?'

The pleasure of ordering an espresso drink, in part, is the seamlessness and simplicity of its process. The espresso expertly pulled by a well-trained barista, a machine's whirr, a whiff of coffee, milk poured carefully into a caramel-cream design. The process is smooth, you have absolute confidence and calm, payment is almost a byproduct of the experience, and all you're left with is the hum of the machine, the light banter with the barista, a great drink and an interaction that feels more like art than commerce.Why can't this be the case with homebuying? Inman News Publisher Brad Inman posed this question a couple of months ago and it will set the tone of Real Estate Connect New York City, which runs Jan. 16-18 at the Grand Hyatt New York. Brad Inman Inman and six real estate mortgage, title and transaction insiders will discuss the challenges and opportunities to realizing this reality from the conference's main stage opening day at a panel titled "What Does ...