Zillow Offers is dead. But Zillow (and iBuying) is here to stay
At Connect Now on Tuesday, real estate analyst Mike DelPrete shared with Brad Inman where Zillow went wrong with Zillow Offers and what 'Zillow 3.0' could look like
by Marian McPherson Nov 16
Tech will never replace agents. Here's why
Real estate agents do things that only a human mind, human touch, understanding and empathy can achieve
by Jay Thompson Oct 12
Choice is good! Why new methods of selling homes are a win-win
Although no app is going to replace agents, the concern of disruption in the industry is real. And nothing seems to stoke those fears more than non-traditional ways of buying and selling a home
by Jay Thompson Oct 15
7 impactful ways to build your business while staying home
Think of this slow time as a do-over rather than a disruption, and maximize it to set yourself up for future success
by Lee Davenport Mar 17
Fear disruption? Focus on agent-generated leads
Being involved in your community and staying visible and personable is crucial to staying relevant
by Brian Walker Nov 5
Home prices could 'trade like corporate shares' thanks to iBuying, tech disruptors
Disruption is radically changing the homebuying process, according to Utah MLS leader Brad Bjelke. Other leaders around the country now have to decide how they're going to respond
by Jim Dalrymple II Oct 18
4 big tech and financial trends every brokerage must confront
You don't have to turn into Mark Zuckerberg, but you do need to understand the significance of broad tech developments in to survive
by Joe Chen Sep 26
Think tech will replace agents? 55 things an app can’t do
Stop the 'woe-is-me' and fearing you’ll be replaced. Go forth and guide your clients through the process of buying and selling homes
by Jay Thompson Aug 7
Realogy CEO explains the problem with big agent signing bonuses
Ryan Schneider doesn't believe that, in an industry where agents are free to go wherever, offering big signing bonuses is best for his company
by Patrick Kearns May 31
A robotic arm sealing up a package
Commission has always been negotiable, regardless of the new tech on the block. New business models are just creating smarter consumers, not displacing agents
by Teresa Boardman May 31
What is organized real estate’s role in keeping the Realtor relevant?
Innovation and creativity must remain the focus of anyone in a leadership position who can influence the mandate of organized real estate across the country
by Trevor Koot Apr 10
Today's disrupters aren't all that disruptive: Howard Hanna
Howard 'Hoby' Hanna said today's 'disruptive' companies are really just putting a 'shiny package' on old ideas
by Jim Dalrymple II Jan 29
Wall Street
The fear of being disrupted is real, but these leaders are taking a proactive approach
by Lew Sichelman Oct 26
How the 'farm-to-table' real estate agent can save our industry
The future of the industry and the reputation of agents depend on hyperlocal experts who put the consumer first
by Tyler Ross Mar 30