I think it is wonderful that realtor.com is working on some improvements. The site represents the Realtor brand on the Internet. I doubt, however, that realtor.com can really compete with Zillow. It could potentially be different from or better than Zillow, but instead it seems like the site is trying to play catch-up — and not doing a great job of it.
Home price growth accelerated across the country in the first quarter as demand picked up and home supply remained anemic, according to a quarterly report on home prices released by the National Association of Realtors. “Sales could soften slightly in some of these markets seeing sharp price appreciation unless housing supply markedly improves and tempers its unhealthy level of growth,” said Lawrence Yun, chief economist at NAR, in a statement.
Everybody has an opinion on real estate teams. Some agents are for them because they view it as an opportunity to delegate tasks they don’t enjoy doing while simultaneously putting more money in the bank by having more labor available to help them grow the business.