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CRS Data updates tax tools for MLS partners
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 8:48:52
The tax data platform has released new tools and services for its MLS partner product. Updates feature enriched tax maps, comp searches and prospecting tools. read more»

Douglas Elliman cancels plans to acquire John Daugherty Realtors
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 8:07:10
The New York-based brokerage announced the deal in December to acquire Houston-based John Daugherty Realtors, but a "legal technicality" has put the kibosh on the plan. read more»

Florida brokerage sued for sending spam about homebuying process
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 7:56:45
Palm Beach County resident Ryan Millward claims the owner of So Flo Real Estate Group sent him unsolicited text messages about buying a home. read more»

Pending-home sales up in January
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 7:19:02
The National Association of Realtors' Pending-Homes Sales Index climbed 5.7 percent year-over-year, according to data released Thursday. read more»

From 30 to 100 agents in 2 years: Kris Lindahl on team growth
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 6:43:41
Kris Lindahl started his company, Kris Lindahl Real Estate, in 2018 with 30 agents, and now, fewer than two years later, he has grown to more than 100 agents with massive market share in the Minneapolis-St. Paul area. I recently sat down with Lindahl to discuss team growth momentum, vying for the consumer, branding and more. read more»

Want your team to feel like a family? Start with the culture
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 5:48:32
Trying to get that family vibe in your office without the cult and Kool-aid remarks from others? Here are three ways to make the workplace feel more like home. read more»

How to strengthen your team’s bond
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 4:57:55
Fostering an environment where our team can effectively work together to achieve our collective goals has been paramount to our success. Here are the steps we take to ensure our staff feels heard, appreciated and supported. read more»

Don’t become phishing bait! Use these 5 tips to stay safe
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 2:36:09
As broker owners, we need to do a better job at being more aware of scams and learn how to avoid them. Here are a few tips I’ve gleaned from cybersecurity experts that will help keep you and your agents safe. read more»

The sales director flying high in a world of secret menus, private lounges and an art gallery in the sky
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 1:00:35
Leo Mederios, director of sales at 181 Fremont, an 803-foot, mixed-use skyscraper in San Francisco, wines and dines a host of potential buyers during a frenzied workweek. read more»

How has iBuying changed your market? Real estate pros tell all
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 0:49:26
It has been met with a combination of fear and frustration, but what is the real impact iBuying is having in markets around the country? Find out from the pros. read more»

Vacant zombie foreclosures see modest uptick in Q1
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 21:01:28
The number of vacant homes in foreclosure increased by about 0.1 percent in Q1 2020, according to a report by Attom Data Solutions. read more»

2 NYC Keller Williams brokerages consolidate, get new owner
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 17:27:29
Keller Williams NYC and Keller Williams Tribeca will now operate as one business. The new brokerage will have about 350 agents. read more»

RE/MAX launches social marketing tool for agents at R4
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 15:56:01
'Megaphone' is designed to push agent-branded marketing collateral to social media. read more»

Coronavirus poised to wreak havoc on real estate
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 15:13:36
Some agents are already seeing their business impacted from the spreading global disease. Others are preparing for the worst. read more»

RE/MAX exec: ‘Don’t worry about data, worry about your database’
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 14:53:39
The chief customer officer of RE/MAX shared 5 key areas that agents should focus on at the company's annual R4 convention in Las Vegas. read more»

Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s historic Key West home lists for $3.7M
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 14:22:42
The five-bedroom, three-and-a-half-bathroom home is being represented by Bob and Debbie Cardenas of Ocean Sotheby's International Realty. read more»

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices expands to Canada
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 12:44:01
As part of its efforts to expand its global reach, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices set down roots in the Canadian city of Toronto. read more»

Douglas Elliman agent who once posed topless with cops gets arrested at wine festival
Wed, 26 Feb 2020 12:18:42
A model and simultaneous Douglas Elliman agent pleaded not guilty after getting arrested for disorderly intoxication at a Florida wine festival. read more»