'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.'
by Andrea V. Brambila May 15
The real estate giant balked at Upstream's 'unreasonable restrictions' on listing data and CAR's 'refusal to negotiate'
by Andrea V. Brambila Aug 3
Real estate trade group condemns tech giant for the same practices its member agents and brokers engage in
by Andrea V. Brambila Aug 2
The final date to submit comments on the industry's competitiveness to the US Department of Justice and Federal Trade Commission is Tuesday
by Andrea V. Brambila Jul 30
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
by Andrea V. Brambila Jul 27
MLSs also request FTC and DOJ not use them to publicize commission rates
by Andrea V. Brambila Jun 18
Panels covered listing data tech, brokerage business models and government regulations
by Andrea V. Brambila Jun 13
Other topics from the morning panel included iBuyers and how portals are changing the industry
by Patrick Kearns Jun 5
The FTC and DOJ are convening bigwigs from Zillow, Redfin and more to evaluate the state of listings and competition. The findings could shape the industry's future
by Patrick Kearns Jun 4
Sessions' no. 2 Assistant Attorney General Makan Delrahim hinted that the ban may be addressed at an upcoming real estate competition workshop
by Andrea V. Brambila Jun 1
Hotly-anticipated workshop to focus on tech changes, panelists include Redfin CEO Glenn Kelman and Zillow CFO Kathleen Philips
by Patrick Kearns May 24
NAR's Melanie Wyne and industry attorney Mitch Skinner discuss federal regulators' concerns ahead of June real estate competition workshop
by Andrea V. Brambila May 16
A white paper published last month has the trade group and tech company both supporting the current MLS structure, though for different reasons
by Andrea V. Brambila May 11
Federal regulators will live stream event, public is invited to weigh in on antitrust with comments now
by Andrea V. Brambila Apr 6
Think tank ITIF’s public forum will explore ways to make the industry more competitive
by Andrea V. Brambila Apr 3