The uphill battle to cash in on tech: 'Agents don’t know what they want'
As the market for proptech nears $100B, executives at companies like Contactually and Trackxi are grappling with a paradox: As the market grows, what brokerages and agents want is narrowing
by Craig C. Rowe Jun 7
Compass turns 10: A look at the brokerage's most pivotal moments
On the occasion of Compass' annual REtreat in Atlanta this week, take a look back at the New York City-based brokerage's decade-long evolution as covered by Inman
Here's what Compass paid for its biggest acquisitions
Compass' S-1 filing includes details on acquisitions dating back to the headline-grabbing 2018 purchase of Pacific Union International
by Patrick Kearns Mar 2
Here's why Compass chose to buy Contactually over other CRMs
Compass CEO Robert Reffkin gave a peek behind one of the biggest tech decisions at Compass of the past few years during a discussion at Inman Connect Now
by Patrick Kearns Jun 3
Compass CEO Robert Reffkin urges agents to use their CRMs
Reffkin's comments come as agents grapple with the coronavirus pandemic and its massive economic fallout
by Jim Dalrymple II Mar 25
What do agents love to hate about their CRM? Tech experts share top pain points
We talked to CRM experts to find out what frustrates agents the most and what upcoming advances might make your CRM work better for you
by Christy Murdock Mar 4
Compass bolsters tech team with acquisition of AI startup Detectica
Compass has 'acqui-hired' the 4-person team behind the New York City-based AI and machine learning startup
by Patrick Kearns Nov 19
Jason Post, VP of Communications at Compass
Jason Post came to Compass from Uber in January 2019 and is leaving to join Google
by Patrick Kearns Sep 18
Clients allege Compass is no longer supporting Contactually
Compass said it would still have a small team of engineers supporting the popular CRM, but customers are frustrated now by the lack of support
by Patrick Kearns Sep 3
Private equity firm buys majority stake in Inside Real Estate
Lovell Minnick Partners also recently purchased Attom Data Solutions, indicating its growing appetite for real estate firms
by Jim Dalrymple II Aug 20
Compass raises another $370M for platform development
The brokerage also revealed plans for an August launch of a 'redesigned consumer search and app experience'
by Patrick Kearns Jul 30
Real estate execs promise they don't want to steal your data
Real Estate Webmasters CEO calls it "fear-mongering" to suggest a competitor wants to steal your data when it acquires a tech startup
by Patrick Kearns Jul 23
Maëlle Gavet Inman interview
Maëlle Gavet, chief operating officer of the venture-backed brokerage, says insider reports of a rift between her and CEO Robert Reffkin are overstated
by Patrick Kearns Jul 5
Women staring at laptop computer screen
The company's largest franchise in the nation partners with Buyside for intel on buyer activity across the web
by Patrick Kearns Apr 11
WATCH: APIs from vision to reality
How should you think about APIs when building a product from scratch?
by Inman Mar 25