How collaborating on listings benefits agents and sellers
When agents join forces to list a property, clients get the benefit of multiple agents — their knowledge, Rolodex, market experience and more. Here are a few more reasons to open yourself up to the possibility of collaborating with another agent
by Santiago Arana | Jun 3
Want to keep your online profiles on point? Here are 5 tips
What people see when they Google you matters, especially when it comes to old and outdated profiles. Controlling your online presence is tricky, but doable. Just have a little patience, and follow these five tips
by Andrew Fortune | Jun 2
Making sense of the headlines: How long will interest rates stay low?
Opinion
It's been a couple of months since the start of the COVID-19 outbreak, so this week, Windermere Chief Economist Matthew Gardner revisits the topic of mortgage rates and shares his forecast for the rest of the year and 2021
by Matthew Gardner | Jun 2
How to avoid falling into a time management black hole
Opinion
All kinds of creative and strategic thoughts are available to you when you’re not focusing every synapse on remembering what time you need to be where and what needs to get done by when 
by Brandon Doyle | Jun 2
5 challenges sellers are facing and how to overcome them
Although it may be difficult to find a buyer with an ideal situation these days, there are a few things you can do to cut through the uncertainty and make the homeselling process as productive and seamless as possible
by Cara Ameer | Jun 1
Growing fast? Here's what this indie brokerage learned when exploring franchise options
Opinion
While navigating meetings with countless brands, from long-established companies to newly minted disruptors, this indie brokerage learned a few lessons about growth — and a thing or two about its own values
by Stacie Staub | Jun 1
Lesson Learned: You are in the people business
As founder and CEO of Minnesota’s Realty Group, Long Doan has overcome overwhelming obstacles to realize the American dream — and share it with others
Why buyer representation is critical for new construction
It can happen to any agent: Your buyers visit a new construction site without you, and you lose out on the commission. Here's how to avoid that and make sure you get paid
by John Giffen | May 31
10 common staging mistakes that could hurt your listing
Staging can make your life — and your sellers' and buyers' experiences — infinitely more rewarding, if you approach it right
by Nicole Solari | May 30
Why I recommend Credit Karma to my clients
Opinion
By understanding what Credit Karma does and how it works, you'll put yourself in a better position as an agent to help potential buyers improve their credit score
by Bill Gassett | May 29
Smart home tech for agents: How does Ecobee fare against Nest?
Opinion
Although lacking brand awareness, Ecobee is a smart thermostat that readily competes with Nest. Here's what it does and how it works, plus a few perks to consider
by Brandon Doyle | May 29
The Real Word: Will virtual buying stick around post-lockdown?
Plus, the outdoor home features that capture homebuyers' attention and why they matter, now more than ever
by Byron Lazine | May 29
All Inman content related to running your business in this unprecedented time
Here's how to keep your business moving as the situation shifts
by Inman | May 29
Need to reset? Here are 4 tips for starting fresh after lockdown
Now that shelter-in-place measures are easing up, it's time to rethink the unhealthy habits we picked up while in quarantine. Here are four things to implement for an effective work routine and life after lockdown
by Ryan Rodenbeck | May 28
What will stay, and what will go post-lockdown?
Opinion
During quarantine, most real estate professionals had to learn new skills and adopt some major changes. But when it's all behind us, what tools, habits and concepts are we going to keep forever, and which ones are we going to forget?
by Brian Walker | May 28
Pulse: What are you learning this conference season?
With highly anticipated events going digital this year, we're asking our readers to share some strategies and lessons they've been learning virtually during conference season
by Inman | May 28