'It's sort of a free-for-all,' one speaker said at Tuesday's Council of Multiple Listing Services event in Washington, DC. 'We have people coming in and looting in the industry.'
The company that screens prospective renters may have erroneously matched innocent persons with criminal records, according to the U.S. Federal Trade Commission
The real estate giant balked at Upstream's 'unreasonable restrictions' on listing data and CAR's 'refusal to negotiate'
Real estate trade group condemns tech giant for the same practices its member agents and brokers engage in
The final date to submit comments on the industry's competitiveness to the US Department of Justice and Federal Trade Commission is Tuesday
Daniel Castro of the Information Technology & Innovation Foundation and Scott Petronis of eXp Realty hashed out what open data means in real estate last week at ICSF
MLSs also request FTC and DOJ not use them to publicize commission rates
Real estate disruptors are just beginning to rewrite the industry’s constitution in a way that the real estate business has not faced before. Long-standing protocols are threatened, fundamentally altering the industry
Panels covered listing data tech, brokerage business models and government regulations
Suspicious email that ends in 'elon.edu' is claiming to be NAR in an attempt to steal members' information
Antitrust attorney David Kully and open data advocate Daniel Castro share insights into DOJ and FTC's upcoming examination of real estate competition
Federal regulators will live stream event, public is invited to weigh in on antitrust with comments now
Think tank ITIF’s public forum will explore ways to make the industry more competitive
Trade group addresses worries over real estate competition