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Here were the most popular stories on Inman this past week:

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10. Is it true that alternative brokers aren’t always treated fairly in the real estate industry? Our survey said yes — and here’s why.

 

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9. There’s been a lot of speculation about how the Broker Public Portal could change the industry. The project revealed its MLS data terms this week.

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8. How do you find homes for buyers when inventory is low? Here are 11 tactics from agents who’ve done it.

 

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7. Zillow Group closed its acquisition of dotloop.

 

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6. Keller Williams co-founder Gary Keller inspired and provoked thought in his agents and brokers who attended Keller Williams Mega Camp.

 

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5. Real Estate Concierges, a brokerage in Texas, works with clients for a lifetime — not just one home transaction.

 

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4. Who will be disrupted in the real estate industry? Brad Inman has an idea or two.

 

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3. Bernice Ross addressed how to manage clients who ask you to cut your commission if you want the deal.

 

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2. Gary Keller’s shared his slideshow from his KW Mega Camp talk.

 

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Courtesy of Placester

1. The most popular news from Keller Williams this week, though, was about the franchise’s new agreement with Placester.