Here's how to help jump-start your local economy
Opinion
The COVID-19 outbreak has taken a toll on many businesses nationwide. As a real estate agent, here are a few ideas for using your wealth of knowledge and expertise to help local business owners weather the storm
by Bernice Ross | May 20
Here's a simple approach to making listing videos
Opinion
Getting started with video can be daunting. Your next listing can shine on camera, all you need is a smartphone, a few apps and a couple hours, from start to finish
by Craig C. Rowe | May 19
Making sense of the headlines: How will COVID-19 impact real estate long term?
Opinion
From owner-occupied to high-rises to rentals of all kinds, Windermere Chief Economist Matthew Gardner gives his take on probable outcomes for residential asset classes
by Matthew Gardner | May 19
WATCH: Inman Town Hall on 3-month plans and more
If you missed it, here are the videos from both sessions at yesterday's Inman Town Hall
by Inman | May 15
The Real Word: Are agents losing out to banker greed?
More this week: Should Airbnb owners sell or wait for travel to pick back up?
by Byron Lazine | May 15
What can agents do to seize more market share now?
Opinion
As stay-at-home orders are slowly being lifted, what action steps will you take to increase your market share? Prepare for ‘go time’ by implementing these eight strategies now
by Bernice Ross | May 13
Making sense of the headlines: Where is the job market going in 2020?
Opinion
Jobs and job growth are very important when it comes to the vitality of the country’s housing market. So, in looking at numbers and data, what predictions can be made about the job market for the rest of the year?
by Matthew Gardner | May 12
What does the luxury home auction market look like now? Laura Brady weighs in
As the CEO of an international luxury real estate auction firm, Laura Brady has her finger on the pulse of the industry. In this podcast, she shares how the market is shifting and adjusting today — plus the ins and outs of the auction process
by Byron Lazine | May 11
The Real Word: What agents should (and shouldn't) be doing right now
Plus, a discussion about Opendoor's return to contact-free selling and an MTV 'Cribs'-style listing video worth praising
by Byron Lazine | May 7
What's next? C.A.R.'s VP addresses agent concerns
Agents are hungry to know what's going to happen to their businesses and the industry as a whole. Leslie Appleton-Young, the vice president of the California Association of Realtors, shares a real-world, data-driven snapshot into today's realities
by Bernice Ross | May 6
WATCH: Inman Town Hall on 'What Works Now'
Here are the videos from the latest edition of Inman Town Hall, which focused on tech tools, branding, and strategy
by Inman | May 5
Making sense of the headlines: Is mortgage forbearance a good idea?
Opinion
Will the mortgage forbearance help or hurt the US housing market? Homeowners who are thinking of using the program should read the fine print
by Matthew Gardner | May 5
The Real Word: Realogy's crumbling $400M deal
Plus, a few ways homebuyers might benefit from this health care crisis and what it means for real estate agents
by Byron Lazine | May 1
How to determine prices in a post-COVID-19 market
To accurately measure how your market is shifting, here are some strategies on pricing properties in a post-COVID-19 market, plus a few scripts to help you discuss changing prices with your clients
by Bernice Ross | Apr 29
Making sense of the headlines: Could we see another housing meltdown?
Opinion
There will certainly be negative impacts on the housing market from COVID-19, but I anticipate that total existing home sales will drop this year by somewhere between 10-15%
by Matthew Gardner | Apr 28
Feeling overwhelmed? Try this 10-minute guided work session
If being productive is a challenge, try watching this video and doing a little business yoga for your mindset and inbox
by Rachael Hite | Apr 27