The Real Word: Is real estate nearing an employee model?

Will agent employees become the norm? Is Zillow becoming a brokerage? Byron Lazine and Nicole White discuss this and more on this week’s “The Real Word.”

The Real Word: What the ‘clear cooperation’ rule really means

Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics. This week, Byron and Nicole get their questions about the National Association of Realtors’ new Clear Cooperation Policy answered by SmartMLS CEO Kathy Elson.

The Real Word: Will NAR’s new policy impact flippers, builders and investors?

Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics. This week, Byron and Nicole wonder how house flippers, investors and builders should best comply with the National Association of Realtors’ Clear Cooperation Policy.

The Real Word: The truth about the MLS cooperation policy

Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics. This week, they discuss the pros and cons of the National Association of Realtors’ new Clear Cooperation Policy, the rise of “co-living” and a Facebook group that helps agents share tips on using video to market properties.

The Real Word: NAR’s new fair housing action plan

Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics. This week: NAR’s approval of a new fair housing action plan, unnecessary services agents can stop spending money on and a cannabis-themed open house.

The Real Word: Real estate as the best investment of the decade

Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics. This week, they discuss a survey about real estate as the investment of the decade, wonder whether the guns are real and loaded in Dr. Phil’s house and pick apart Ryan Serhant’s buyer’s agent incentive.

The Real Word: Top 2020 predictions

Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics. This week, Byron and Nicole page through both economists’ and Brad Inman’s predictions for the future of real estate and give their own outlook.

The Real Word: Tom Ferry and other guests quiz hosts

Check out The Real Word’s 100th episode on Inman! To celebrate, viewers and friends of the show make guest appearances — including Tom Ferry and The Broke Agent — to quiz hosts Byron Lazine and Nicole White.

The Real Word: Zillow CEO Rich Barton’s ‘trade-in experience’ dream

Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics. This week: CEO Rich Barton dished on Zillow’s ambitions for what it calls “Real Estate 2.0” on CNBC. Here’s what agents should know.

The Real World: What is NAR’s pocket listing ban really about?

Watch Byron Lazine and Nicole White give a real estate agent’s perspective on industry-related topics. This week, they break down what the NAR pocket listing ban is really about (Spoiler: Lazine thinks it’s really an NAR versus Compass battle) and talk about the future of open houses.