Corcoran Icon Properties opens new office in San Fran's Cow Hollow
The new office, to be managed by Corcoran Icon Properties Partner Michael Barnacle, is located on bustling Union Street, where trendy restaurants, boutiques and fitness studios are thriving
by Lillian Dickerson Aug 24
Court won't toss out Zephyr's lawsuit against Compass
Zephyr Real Estate's lawsuit against Compass over aggressive recruitment will continue for now, after a judge ruled against Compass' request for summary judgement
by Patrick Kearns Feb 10
Inman News quiz: Think you're on top of the week's biggest stories?
The real estate industry threw some curveballs. Take Inman's real estate news quiz to demonstrate how strong your talking points and cocktail banter are this week.
by Inman Feb 7
Zephyr Real Estate affiliates with Corcoran to launch first franchise
Zephyr Real Estate — the largest indie in San Francisco and a top 100 brokerage in sales volume — and Oliver Luxury Real Estate are becoming Corcoran Global Living
by Patrick Kearns Feb 5
The Compass critic that flipped: Inside Alain Pinel’s major reversal
Six months before his company was acquired by Compass, APR President Mike Hulme penned a company-wide memo critical of the brokerage. Now his agents are scrambling
by Patrick Kearns Mar 6
EXCLUSIVE: Compass to acquire Alain Pinel Realtors
Multiple sources told Inman that Compass will acquire Alain Pinel Realtors, bolstering its rapid growth in the San Francisco Bay Area
by Patrick Kearns Mar 4
Finally, Zillow will automatically update agent sales data
TRIBUS is the first real estate tech vendor to send agent-sold data to Zillow immediately after a closing
by Patrick Kearns Nov 15
The 'Compass Effect' is creating a tense industry battlefield
Suddenly, real estate has become antagonistic and fiercely competitive, with major forces colliding and jockeying to reshape the landscape
by Brad Inman Sep 21
Everything a first-time homebuyer needs to know to seal the deal
Real estate professionals offer consumers advice on first-time buying programs and insights into market conditions
by Patrick Kearns Aug 29
Questions raised over Compass' recruiting practices
Benoit Mizner Simon, Zephyr and Modern Spaces have criticized tactics Compass deploys in its quest to expand
by Patrick Kearns Aug 27
How to handle anxious clients living with visa uncertainty
While some non-American buyers are feeling nervous, agents can play a role in giving them the best information
by Gill South Feb 10
The latest in virtual reality, 360 and video
Virtual reality makes walking up stairs a lot easier
by Britt Chester Aug 3
Real Trends 500: Top San Francisco brokerage firms
Real Trends releases its annual list of top performing real estate firms by both transaction sides and sales volume
by Britt Chester Apr 18
How I learned to stop worrying and love low-inventory markets
Even as a buyer's agent, low-inventory markets can mean big business
by Andrew Flachner Oct 7
6 ways to maximize the business benefits of giving back
Putting face to contributions, involving clients and pitching media among best practices
by Teke Wiggin Sep 16