'Selling the Hamptons' is back — and the competition is fierce
New cast members arrive in Season 2 of 'Selling the Hamptons,' premiering Friday on Max. Season 1 vets Bianca D'Alessio and Peggy Zabakolas said the newbies are ready to ruffle some feathers
Contracts, crosshairs, commissions: Inman's Top 5
Looking for a quick catch-up on the buzziest stories of the week? Here’s Inman Top 5, the most essential stories, according to Inman readers
by Dani Vanderboegh Mar 1
9 post-Sitzer questions we still don't have answers to
Opinion
Change always brings chaos and disruption, broker Cara Ameer writes. While many of these issues have been lurking in the background, they illustrate the work that remains to be done
by Cara Ameer Mar 1
Want to be a more effective real estate leader? Learn how to coach
ERA Real Estate President Alex Vidal writes that agents are the true heroes in real estate. Leaders need to understand that and support them if they want to get better results
by Alex Vidal Mar 1
Zillow teams up with Howard Hanna to offer Listing Showcase
The technology platform is designed to improve marketing for listings. Now, Howard Hanna agents will get to exclusively offer the tool to their clients in Pittsburgh and Cleveland
by Jim Dalrymple II Feb 29
Century 21 expands presence in South Florida with woman-owned firm
Delray Beach-based firm Soflo Home Realty is now part of Century 21 Real Estate. Veteran real estate agent Roberta Lucas founded the firm in 2018
by Marian McPherson Feb 29
Warren Buffett: 'You want a bad number' to get good market news
The Berkshire Hathaway CEO said fewer housing starts can lay the foundation for a more balanced market. His company's recent investments in homebuilders show commitment to that principle
by Lillian Dickerson Feb 29
The biggest wins, losses and news from Q4 2023 earnings
Real estate’s Q4 earnings calls have finally wrapped. From RE/MAX’s CEO exit to Airbnb’s $10B year, we’ve rounded up the top stories all in one place. Here’s what you might have missed
by Jessi Healey Feb 29
Corcoran Group lands in Massachusetts with new franchise
The Boston-headquartered franchise dubbed 'Corcoran Property Advisors' is led by brokers-owners Brian Dougherty and Nick Robert. The firm also has an office in Cohasset
by Lillian Dickerson Feb 29
Broker Spotlight: Leonie ter Brugge, The Agency Costa Blanca
Find out how luxury specialist Leonie ter Brugge brings her global perspective to serving clients who've fallen in love with Spain's Mediterranean coastline
by Christy Murdock Feb 29
Defendant, plaintiffs in Nosalek commission case unite against DOJ
Defendant MLS PIN and plaintiffs Jennifer Nosalek, Randy Hirschorn and Tracey Hirschorn asked a district court judge for permission to respond to a statement of interest the DOJ filed in the case
by Andrea V. Brambila Feb 28
Buyer agency contracts riddled with 'unfair' terms, CFA declares
The Consumer Federation of America, a watchdog group, examined 43 contracts from 37 states, most from state or local Realtor associations, and found practices it believes worthy of scrutiny
by Andrea V. Brambila Feb 28
Energized by AI, brokerage leaders eye big tech spend in 2024: Triple-I
Nearly 70% of brokerage leaders who responded to the latest Inman Intel Index earlier this month expect to invest in technology in 2024, with many now saying artificial intelligence is top of mind
by Daniel Houston Feb 28
9 powerful leadership phrases that will transform your team
These 9 pivotal phrases, when articulated daily, can significantly enhance your leadership impact, consultant Chris Pollinger writes
by Chris Pollinger Feb 28
Leading Seattle broker leaves Best Choice Realty for Engel & Völkers
Alee Heidar is a rising star and was a top broker at The Agency Seattle in the past 2 years. Now he and his brother, Yama Heidar, have joined Engel & Völkers Kirkland
by Lillian Dickerson Feb 27
Redfin's focus on cost-cutting begins to pay off in Q4 earnings
Seattle-based Redfin's revenue declined 2% year-over-year for Q4 and 11% year-over-year for the full year. Still, the company saw improved gross margins and net losses
by Marian McPherson Feb 27