WATCH: Brad Inman's conversation with 2 top agents at Connect Now
Coldwell Banker agents Steve and Heather Ostrom joined Brad to discuss the 'mega trends' of today. Watch the full video here from last week's Connect Now
by Inman Feb 23
What’s next for real estate? Industry veterans weigh in
To kick off Connect Now, Brad Inman invited Coldwell Banker agents Steve and Heather Ostrom to discuss the 'mega trends' of today and find out why they've stuck with their brokerage
by Lillian Dickerson Feb 18
Don't blame Zillow, blame your leaders
Opinion
Zillow delivered tangible value to agents while the legacy industry stood still. Now, Zillow has become the industry's octopus, its tentacles reaching everywhere
by Brad Inman Feb 15
WATCH: CoStar CEO at Connect: ‘The residential agent is Zillow’s competitor’
CoStar CEO Andy Florance, speaking at Inman Connect, revealed his ambitious plans to build a residential real estate platform. Now, watch the entire 30+ minute video interview with Brad Inman as a special Select subscriber benefit.
by Inman Jan 27
CoStar CEO: 'The residential agent is Zillow’s competitor'
CoStar CEO Andy Florance revealed in great detail his ambitious plans to build a residential real estate platform during an Inman Connect session Tuesday
by Patrick Kearns Jan 26
Brad Inman: Now is the time for a new 'housing dynamism'
Inman Publisher Brad Inman praised real estate professionals for their ability to adjust to working during the pandemic during his opening talk at Inman Connect on Tuesday
by Lillian Dickerson Jan 26
Here's what Brad Inman will say today to kick off 3 days of Connect
The Inman founder starts the three-day virtual event today with a talk titled 'A New Chapter in Digital Real Estate.' Join live at 11 a.m. ET / 8 a.m. PT to watch. This is the big show — don't miss it
by Inman Jan 26
25 brilliant pieces of advice for 2021 from Inman readers
Real estate professionals on Inman's Coast to Coast Facebook group page recently offered Brad Inman tips for 2021 ranging from playful to earnest. Here are the top 25
by Lillian Dickerson Jan 21
Brad Inman's 21 predictions for '21
Opinion
Keller Williams will amp up its recruitment program, Zillow will acquire Opendoor, and nursing homes will die. These and 18 other predictions for 2021 from Inman's founder
by Brad Inman Dec 30
The Real Word: Did Brad Inman's 2020 predictions come true?
Opinion
This week, Byron Lazine and Nicole White discuss Brad Inman's predictions from last year, how home design could change and top social media trends for 2021
by Byron Lazine Dec 24
Brad Inman's 9 pieces of advice for 2021 and beyond
Inman founder Brad Inman kicked off December's Connect Now conference with some sage advice about how agents can continue to thrive through uncertain times
by Marian McPherson Dec 17
Read: Inman's complete interview with CoStar CEO Andy Florance
Brad Inman sat down with Florance to talk about CoStar's business model, plans for Homesnap and a possible CoreLogic deal. By popular demand, we've transcribed the interview
by Inman Nov 25
'Our differences are not divisions': Brad Inman's lessons from the road
The real estate industry displayed 'humility, grace and guts' in what's been a difficult year for many, Inman said during his opening address at Connect Now on Thursday
by Patrick Kearns Nov 12
Brad Inman: You should be proud to be a real estate agent
During his opening address at Inman Connect Now, Inman advised agents to embrace change, look for opportunity and hold their heads high
by Patrick Kearns Sep 15
Brad Inman: Look up or you'll miss the opportunity
Brad Inman kicks off today's Connect Now digital event with his advice for this fall. Read an excerpt, and make plans to join us today at 11 a.m. ET / 8 a.m. PT
by Inman Sep 15
It's time to pass the baton
Opinion
My generation of men often have trouble ceding control and power, over even the smallest things — even baking a pizza. And we only sometimes grudgingly accept ideas from others that are better than ours
by Brad Inman Aug 10
Read Brad Inman's Connect Now keynote speech
At Inman Connect Now, Brad Inman shared his thoughts on how the industry has thrived through a pandemic and what's next. Read his speech in full
by Marian McPherson Aug 4
Brad Inman: 'We must stay focused on what is certain'
During his opening remarks at Inman Connect Now, Inman's publisher shared his thoughts on how the industry has thrived through a pandemic and what's next
by Marian McPherson Aug 4
Brad Inman: 'Was' is over. Here's how to prosper now
Brad Inman kicks off today's Connect Now digital event with a talk from the heart. Read an excerpt, and make plans to join us today live at 11 a.m. ET / 8 a.m. PT
by Inman Next Aug 4
Learn how to win in your low-inventory market right now
Take a personal development day on Tuesday and join us for a one-day Connect Now, featuring Brad Inman, top industry leaders such as Glenn Sanford and regional breakouts covering the entire U.S. and Canada.
by Inman Aug 3
Daily Dispatch: Has the virtual brokerage finally arrived?

Side CEO Guy Gal talks to Brad Inman on his podcast about how top-producing agents can maximize client experiences and generate more business by offloading administrative work.

by Inman Jun 9
Learn to love your CRM: 11 simple daily tasks to master
Opinion
Robert Reffkin mentioned at Inman Connect Now that only 20% of agents use a CRM in a meaningful way. From lack of time to feature bloat, adoption is a challenge, but one new work habit each day can help
by Craig C. Rowe Jun 9
Daily Dispatch: The new vacation rental landscape

There are new standards for the vacation rental market, and new ways that families are looking at vacations. Vacasa interim CEO Matt Roberts breaks it down on Brad Inman’s podcast.

by Inman Jun 8
3D tours are hard to navigate? Not in my experience
Opinion
In an interview with Zillow's Rich Barton, Brad Inman said he found 3D home tours difficult to navigate. I say they've never been easier, and they're only getting better
by Craig C. Rowe Jun 3
Gary Keller: We're seeing a 'fast track to disruption'
Keller Williams CEO predicts mergers and acquisitions will speed up in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic
Brad Inman: 'This is our digital spring'
In his opening address at Inman Connect Now, Brad Inman acknowledged the turmoil of recent months and called on real estate professionals to exercise empathy and be present for others by using the new technological tools available to them
Here's what Brad Inman will say today at Connect Now
The Inman founder starts the three-day virtutal event today with a talk titled "The Big Idea: Realism, Reflection and Action." Join live at 11 a.m. EDT/8 a.m. PDT to watch the entire talk, plus so much more.
by Inman Jun 2
Daily Dispatch: Where to look for investment opportunities

Gary Beasley, CEO of Roofstock, joins Brad Inman on his podcast to discuss investment opportunities for residential real estate. That’s core to Roofstock’s mission to simplify the process of investing in single-family rental homes.

by Inman May 28
Daily Dispatch: A checklist for reopening business

A true real estate pro offers a checklist on Brad Inman’s podcast for brokers, owners and Realtors to reengage their clients, customers, and most importantly, agents.

by Inman May 27
Tales from the Trenches: Life on the real estate front line

In this special edition of his Daily Dispatch podcast, Brad Inman gets down to the nitty-gritty with two agents who are experiencing the effects of the pandemic on their business.

by Inman May 26
Daily Dispatch: Why brokerage value propositions will change

Zillow’s chief industry development officer talks to Brad Inman on his podcast about the changing value propositions for brokerages in the post-pandemic world.

by Inman May 22
Daily Dispatch: What agents should learn from COVID-19

Inman contributor Kevin Woody talks with Brad Inman on his podcast about the lessons and takeaways for agents coming out of the COVID-19 pandemic.

by Inman May 21
Daily Dispatch: Emily Chenevert extols virtual tours

The CEO of the Austin Board of Realtors explains to Brad Inman on this episode of his podcast why virtual tours are the future.

by Inman May 20
Daily Dispatch: How the pandemic is affecting second-home markets

On this episode of his podcast, Brad Inman talks to Lake Tahoe agent Amie Quirarte about how the pandemic is affecting the mindset of buyers and sellers in a luxury, second-home market.

by Inman May 19
Daily Dispatch: Here are the positives right now

At the risk of sounding too optimistic, Paul Boomsma and Brad Inman discuss the positives in real estate right now.

by Inman May 18
Daily Dispatch: Signs of a tightening market

HouseCanary CEO Jeremy Sicklick talks to Brad Inman about how pending sales and fewer listings are signaling a tightening market.

by Inman May 15
Daily Dispatch: The future of loan origination is entirely digital

Roostify’s CEO tells Brad Inman what’s happening in the world of lending and regulation, and what customers can come to expect with lending options.

by Inman May 14
Daily Dispatch: Communicate with your clients to keep them

Baird & Warner’s CEO tells Brad Inman that although some people think agents aren’t working right now, the truth is business has slowed but not stopped.

by Inman May 13
Daily Dispatch: It's not too late to pivot your business

Homesnap CEO John Mazur talks with Brad Inman on his podcast about shifting your business model right now and the value of checking on your network.

by Inman May 12
Daily Dispatch: Don't judge today's market by yesterday's standards

The same real estate rules no longer apply, OJO Labs Chief Real Estate Officer Chris Heller tells Brad Inman in this episode of Brad’s podcast.

by Inman May 11