Former Keller Williams CEO and Amazon veteran join OJO Labs

The real estate tech startup is bolstering its executive team by bringing on Chris Heller and Karen Starns, Inman has learned.

Texas man sentenced in insider trading scheme over Move tip

Authorities say Hamed Ettu, 44, illegally purchased call options in Move, the operator of realtor.com.

Baird & Warner CEO: ‘The buyer should pay the buyer agent’

Steve Baird, the CEO of the 160-year-old Chicago-based brokerage, speaks exclusively to Inman about staying relevant in the face of competitive forces.

Building permits drop in June

The number of privately owned housing units authorized by building permits dropped 6.1 percent from May to June and fell 6.6 percent year-over-year. 

Fifth Wall Ventures announces new $500M proptech fund

Fifth Wall Ventures announced today it successfully hit its $500 million goal for a second proptech fund. The Opendoor and Blend-backer now has 48 global limited partners across a number of proptech subsectors, giving startups access to some of the ind…

Fifth Wall Ventures announces new $500M proptech fund

Fifth Wall Ventures announced Wednesday it successfully hit its $500 million goal for a second proptech fund. The Opendoor- and Blend-backer now has 48 global limited partners across a number of proptech subsectors, giving startups access to some of th…

‘We haven’t seen much movement’: KW president on early iBuyer results

Long the frontman for the company’s technology development, Josh Team stepped into a new role this year as president of Keller Williams, answering directly to CEO Gary Keller.

EXCLUSIVE: KW partners with DocuSign to improve transaction management

Keller Williams is integrating its proprietary customer relationship management tool with DocuSign, an e-signature and transaction management platform.

Half of Americans want to live in the town next door: Study

Most Americans don’t live in their dream neighborhood, but for more than half of them, the dream isn’t that far away. 

BlackRock raises its stake in plummeting Realogy

Investment management firm BlackRock now owns a stake in the real estate holding company valued at approximately 16 percent.