Summer volunteering can spark relationships and vitalize business

Each summer, real estate agents give themselves permission to change gear and engage in volunteering, all while reconnecting with community.

Summer volunteering can spark relationships and vitalize business

Each summer, real estate agents give themselves permission to change gear and engage in volunteering, all while reconnecting with community.

How taking a break can recharge your real estate career

If your batteries are running low, a summer sabbatical might be just the thing you need to supercharge your real estate career. These agents think so.

Why you should take time to address your pain points through tech

Hands up: how many of you get distracted by pretty, shiny new tech tools that might suit your business needs, but you never have room in your schedule to roll up your sleeves and spend enough quality time to truly implement them into your business?

Giddyap! Texas brokerage JP & Associates Realty is franchising

The brokerage, started by JP Piccinini in 2011, now has 18 offices in Texas and 1,200 agents. In 2017, it did close to 8,000 transactions and had a sales volume of around $2 billion, ranking no. 88 in Real Trends top 500 brokerages.

Homeowners closer to appraisers on home value perceptions: study

Quicken Loans released its monthly Home Price Perception Index (HPPI) Tuesday, which found that, on average, appraised values were 0.34 percent less than what homeowners estimated in May.

Real estate community applauds Seattle’s repeal of unpopular head tax

The real estate community welcomed a change of heart by the Seattle City Council this week after it put an unpopular head tax on large businesses just a month ago.

A ‘brokerage superpower’ is formed as 2 of Pittsburgh’s big players unite

A big deal for Pittsburgh real estate was announced Wednesday, with independent brokerage Northwood Realty Services acquiring Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices The Preferred Realty and joining the Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices network. The deal creates…

Coldwell Banker Bain’s first Global Luxury office to open in Bellevue

Due to open on July 1, the brokerage will have its own state-of-the-art retail space in the upmarket Bellevue Lincoln Square shopping center and be aptly named Coldwell Banker Bain Lincoln Square. 

Sotheby’s International Realty offers customizable luxury magazine to affiliates

Sotheby’s International Realty (SIR) Affiliates and the Dow Jones Media Group are partnering to publish a new bespoke luxury lifestyle magazine, Reside, which will be available in physical form and online.