‘Transparency, Disruption & Collaboration’: Watch Brad Inman’s ICNY keynote

The Inman publisher talked about how to survive in a changing environment

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Last week on stage at the Marriott Marquis New York, Brad Inman gave the opening keynote address for the 20th anniversary Inman Connect New York (ICNY) event. Watch the video: He talked about how the ICNY community is "a community of doers, rebels, entrepreneurs, devil's advocates, critics, innovators and disruptors." "Unless you adopt disruptive technology, you will be disrupted," reiterated Inman -- "but the people here won't be." He reminisced about the very first Connect event, in the woods of Sonoma 20 years ago, when he and his friends wondered what the world of real estate might look like if every listing was online. "The whole idea sometimes is to be a little uncomfortable," he said. "That's how we get ahead." What technologies (or other areas of real estate) should we be keeping a special eye on? Predictive analytics On-demand showings Instant offers Blockchain The barrier to entry in real estate is too low -- and something needs to be done...