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We’re live from Inman Connect Las Vegas 2019 - Monday, July 22, 2019 - 5:53pm
Leaders from Realogy, Compass, Keller Williams and more are gathered in Las Vegas from July 22 until July 26 to discuss real estate's present and future.
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Real estate leaders at Inman Connect joked that agents who defect for big bonuses are 'dead to us.'
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How brokerages can treat agents like customers - Monday, July 22, 2019 - 2:09pm
Smart tech rollouts, outreach at pivotal moments and public recognition are all key to attracting and retaining agents, Inman Connect Las Vegas panelists said on Monday.
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Realogy: A case for its break up - Monday, July 22, 2019 - 1:48pm
Realogy has suffered in part due to fierce competition, but it is this competition that now holds the key to providing a return to its investors that far exceeds the current value of its stock.
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The secret to stellar teams? ‘Puppies’ - Monday, July 22, 2019 - 1:35pm
Real estate coach Verl Worman recommends hiring aspiring professionals with an insatiable appetite for learning the ropes, or what he calls 'puppies.'
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Keith Pike, a broker-owner at RE/MAX Elite ranked the No. 1 recruiter in the US, said during an Inman Connect panel that automation and systems have kept him on top.
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Former eXp Realty President Vikki Bartholomae is officially joining real estate startup Side as the chief of agent success, the company announced Tuesday. 
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Zavvie revamps iBuyer comparison tool for brokerages - Monday, July 22, 2019 - 12:48pm
Real estate tech startup zavvie is revamping its proprietary iBuyer comparison tool to gear it toward easy brokerage implementation. 
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A Chinese billionaire made an all-cash offer on a luxury Bel Air estate owned by The Arya Group builder Ardie Tavangarian and his wife, Tania, after finding it on Zillow.
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The payments are a response to the largest-ever data hack of its kind, which was discovered in 2017 and impacted nearly 150 million consumers.
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The keys to managing in vacation hotspots - Monday, July 22, 2019 - 10:00am
So-called 'resort marketplaces,' can be tough to manage for agents with the seasonal ebbs and flows. These markets are far from your traditional year-round homes in the suburbs and it could lead to a lot of months of inactivity if you don't know how to navigate those ups and down.
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The Fort Collins and Colorado Springs markets will work in tandem with a larger Denver office that opened in October.
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Homeward Founder and CEO Tim Heyl wants to ease the transaction process while keeping agents at the center of the homebuying and selling process.
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In addition to working in tech, Jay Remley has years of experience as a real estate investor.
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The digital notarization company also revealed that it saw a surge of new contacts after debuting hybrid closings last month.
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Kenya Burrell-VanWormer won the 2018 Inman Person of the Year award for leading HAR’s opposition to NAR’s proposed dues increase. Nikki Beauchamp, the president-elect for FIABCI USA, was one of the lone voices advocating for change when it came to restructuring, streamlining and cutting costs at the organization. Both women share their stories and what leadership means to them.
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Each week, we talk to agents across the country about what they’ve learned along the way (and what they wish they had known as new agents). This week, third generation D.C. agent Jonathan Addison.
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What causes remorse? Being human often means being indecisive, especially about big purchases like a house. Here are six ways to help clients keep their eyes on the prize.
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Glide, a San Francisco startup, aims to modernize the way agents and clients handle the disclosure process and make their lives easier too.
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The Nanny Cam and other privacy issues in real estate - Monday, July 22, 2019 - 12:01am
They’re everywhere: doorbell cameras in the entryway. Security cameras on the roof. Spy cams in the living room. And who can blame homeowners for embracing them? They want to protect their family, their investment.
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Serve your sphere with social media - Monday, July 22, 2019 - 12:01am
Social media has evolved from a fun forum to a powerful, brand-building tool for real estate. It has its own rules and its own best practices. But when real estate professionals consider their Facebook, Twitter, Instagram strategy, there are conflicting visions of those best practices.
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Every time industry pundits from across verticals proclaim that the inbox is on the outs, research says otherwise. That’s because email marketers do what any business, channel, or even lifeform must do to survive: they evolve.
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Where to find your next luxury customer - Monday, July 22, 2019 - 12:01am
Whether you strike up a conversation on a flight or are referred by a tennis partner, it remains a real estate truth: your buyer could be anyone. But when it comes to the luxury market, it can be more challenging to connect with the buyers and sellers looking to invest in premium properties.
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