Corcoran's biggest franchise expands again by acquisition
Corcoran Global Living has acquired Discovery Bay Properties, an East Bay, California-based brokerage and former Intero franchisee with roughly 100 agents
by Patrick Kearns | Jul 28
Earnings calls will reveal impact of COVID-19 on Zillow, Redfin, Realogy
Company earnings this week and next will likely provide insight in the coming weeks into how big an impact the coronavirus pandemic has had on real estate. Here's what to expect
by Patrick Kearns | Jul 28
Republicans eye liability insurance for CARES Act 2
Congressman Patrick McHenry discussed the party's legislative priorities with franchise owners affiliated with Realogy on a company call on Friday
by Patrick Kearns | Jul 27
Court rejects Realogy attempt to force $400M Cartus deal
Judge says Realogy, not SIRVA, violated terms of the deal. The ruling means the acquisition won't go forward, but Realogy can pursue a $30M termination fee
by Andrea V. Brambila | Jul 21
Century 21 brings on top-ranked Keller Williams agent and his team
Kyle Seyboth closed 497 transactions and $127.7 million in sales in 2019, according to Real Trends. He and his 12-member team are jumping to Century 21 Real Estate
by Lillian Dickerson | Jul 16
Realogy's iBuyer platform RealSure returns to market with new offerings
The platform has extended the length of its guaranteed sale and allows homeowners to stay in their homes for longer if they sell through RealSure
by Patrick Kearns | Jul 15
Stephanie Anton joins Corcoran to support franchise business
The former longtime president of luxury at LeadingRE joins the company 5 months after the launch of its first franchise
by Patrick Kearns | Jul 7
Corcoran continues franchise growth on both coasts
Less than 5 months after launching its first franchise affiliate, the Corcoran brand is seeing significant growth
by Patrick Kearns | Jul 2
How one broker is helping immigrant buyers navigate the homebuying process
Kennedy Akinlosotu recently affiliated his brokerage Nations Realty with ERA Real Estate to help him achieve his vision
by Patrick Kearns | Jun 30
Realogy unveils first-ever benefits program for AARP members
The benefits program will allow AARP members to receive $300 to $5,500 when buying or selling a home with one of Realogy's residential real estate brands
by Lillian Dickerson | Jun 30
Summer outlook: Real estate leaders upbeat about the coming months
Leaders of both large and small firms envision an active summer selling season. Low inventory and a potential return of the coronavirus, however, remain points of concern
by Jim Dalrymple II | Jun 24
Massive Coldwell Banker network scoops up another brokerage
Two Coldwell Banker brokerages are joining forces. The Florida-based Coldwell Banker Premier Properties has been acquired by the Schmidt Family of Companies
by Patrick Kearns | Jun 18
Judge dismisses the other Realogy lawsuit against Compass
Separate from a wide-ranging lawsuit filed in New York, Realogy's lawsuit against Compass and a former employee over a non-compete clause was dismissed with prejudice last week
by Patrick Kearns | Jun 16
Brown Harris Stevens is absorbing Halstead Real Estate
Both New York City real estate brokerages are owned by parent company Terra Holdings
by Patrick Kearns | Jun 11
Realogy upsizes capital raise to $550M following increased demand
The company upped its intended raise of $400M, a spokesperson confirmed to Inman
by Patrick Kearns | Jun 10
Black execs are underrepresented in real estate boardrooms. Now what?
On Monday, Compass CEO Robert Reffkin called for more diversity on the boards of directors inside publicly traded real estate companies. So far, that hasn't happened
by Patrick Kearns | Jun 10
Judge allows Realogy lawsuit against Compass to continue
Judge Barry Ostrager denied Compass' motion to dismiss the complaint and attempt to compel the two sides into arbitration concerning certain claims in the lawsuit
by Patrick Kearns | Jun 8
Realogy is looking to raise $400M
The amount of capital the firm is seeking to raise is equal to what it was going to sell Cartus' relocation services for
by Patrick Kearns | Jun 8
Realogy is bringing back some furloughed employees
Realogy CEO Ryan Schneider told Fox Business that Realogy is 'making other moves to meet the increasing demand we’re seeing in the market'
by Patrick Kearns | Jun 1
Realogy and OJO Labs partner for lead conversion tool
Conversion Boost aims to nurture prospective buyers using artificial intelligence
by Patrick Kearns | May 27
Coldwell Banker CEO: Real estate has undergone a 'tremendous transition'
Coldwell Banker CEO Ryan Gorman told CNBC it's not just millennials who are open to buying homes virtually
by Patrick Kearns | May 25
Realogy CEO to franchisees: 'Play offense and defense'
Ryan Schneider told franchisees he believes they are in better shape than during previous times of crisis
by Patrick Kearns | May 20
Zillow cuts off direct listing feed from Realogy franchisees
A Zillow spokesperson told Inman the company gets virtually all of its listings from MLS feeds these days
by Patrick Kearns | May 19
Realogy tops Mega 1000 as biggest brokerages gobble market share
Realogy Brokerage Group was once again the most productive brokerage in the country in sales volume, according to the Swanepoel Mega 1000
by Patrick Kearns | May 14
Realogy vet to lead international expansion at eXp Realty
Michael Valdes most recently served as senior vice president of global servicing for all of Realogy's brands
by Patrick Kearns | May 12
We talked to 5 CFOs about the road to recovery. Here's what they said
Coronavirus is a big deal for real estate, but financial chiefs don't think it's a repeat of 2008. And some already see signs of improvement
by Jim Dalrymple II | May 11
Earnings offer hope, but 'normalcy' is still distant
The pandemic may continue to wreak havoc for some time, but a strong quarter of earnings offers support to the idea that there's light at the end of the tunnel
by Jim Dalrymple II | May 8
Realogy, Amazon pause partnership
The company has taken proactive steps to cut costs by up to $100M for every quarter that COVID-19 is impacting the market, Realogy CEO Ryan Schneider said Thursday
by Patrick Kearns | May 7
Realogy CEO: Transaction decline may have already peaked
New open home sale transaction volume declined by as much as 50% in April, according to Realogy CEO Ryan Schneider.
by Patrick Kearns | May 7
Realogy sees revenue, transactions increase — but losses balloon due to COVID-19
Realogy reported Thursday a net loss of $462 million in the first quarter, with a $447 million COVID-19 fueled impairment charge
by Patrick Kearns | May 7
How Corcoran keeps agents engaged at the epicenter of the pandemic
The New York City-founded brokerage quickly made its agent studio a learning platform and has seen massive engagement as a result
by Patrick Kearns | May 5
Newly unsealed complaint brings Realogy/SIRVA dispute to light
Realogy argues that SIRVA is inappropriately citing the coronavirus pandemic as a reason for pulling out of an agreed-upon sale
by Patrick Kearns | May 1
The Real Word: Realogy's crumbling $400M deal
Plus, a few ways homebuyers might benefit from this health care crisis and what it means for real estate agents
by Byron Lazine | May 1
How COVID-19 is changing the title industry
Realogy Title Group CEO Don Casey discusses how his company adapted to the circumstances with curbside closings and online notaries
by Patrick Kearns | Apr 29
Realogy's $400M Cartus deal is falling apart
Realogy is suing Madison Dearborn Partners and SIRVA Worldwide to enforce the terms of the previously announced deal to sell Cartus’ relocation services branch
by Patrick Kearns | Apr 27
Here's how Realogy is prepping agents to 'rule the recovery'
Recent changes to Realogy's Learning Platform is allowing the company to pivot to training that will help agents when the market picks back up
by Patrick Kearns | Apr 16
Real estate giants' COVID-19 motion fails to stop commission lawsuit
Court rules that discovery will continue amid coronavirus outbreak in suit against the National Association of Realtors and real estate franchisors Realogy, Keller Williams, RE/MAX and HomeServices of America
by Andrea V. Brambila | Apr 15
Realogy and KW top T3 Sixty's holding company and franchisor rankings
Redfin and RE/MAX had the most productive agents in 2019, according to the ranking
by Patrick Kearns | Apr 8
Realogy accelerates tech roadmap to meet changing agent needs
Realogy moved up the deployment of new features of its Social Ad Engine at a time when many markets are at a standstill
by Patrick Kearns | Apr 6
Real estate leaders reveal their vulnerabilities
Opinion
At this time, many of us are more willing to be vulnerable — letting our guard down is actually helping us get through this
by Brad Inman | Mar 30
HomeServices of America is once again the top real estate brokerage
HomeServices of America topped the annual Real Trends 500, edging out Realogy Brokerage Group for the top spot in 2019 transaction sides
by Patrick Kearns | Mar 26
Realogy temporarily cuts executive pay amid coronavirus slowdown
Realogy CEO Ryan Schneider is taking a 90% pay cut while his direct reports are reducing compensation by 50%
by Patrick Kearns | Mar 25
Stocks plunge in worst day since 1987 and second worst in US history
The Dow Jones dropped 13% Monday, wiping out all gains made under President Trump
by Patrick Kearns | Mar 16
Realogy is keeping CEO Ryan Schneider around
The company agreed to a new 3-year contract with its CEO last week — even as its stock price hit an all-time low on Monday
by Patrick Kearns | Mar 16