Stop, take a breath, and keep fear of change at bay

When it comes to industry shifts, announcements and nonpandemic headlines, don’t overreact and jump to conclusions. Instead, focus on understanding what today’s and tomorrow’s consumers demand.

Realogy, Amazon pause partnership

The company has taken proactive steps to cut costs by up to $100 million for every quarter that COVID-19 is impacting the market, Realogy CEO Ryan Schneider said Thursday.

19 real estate movies, shows and podcasts for your coronavirus self-quarantine

We’ve put together a list of the best real estate-related movies, shows and podcasts for you to tune into in this time of social distancing.

The best real estate TV episodes to watch while you’re social distancing

If you’re waiting out the virus this weekend, it may as well be with “House Hunters,” “Fixer Upper” and “Million Dollar Listing.”

Compass hires long-time Amazon exec as new chief product officer

Before joining Compass, Greg Hart spent more than two decades overseeing an array of products at Amazon.

Amidst coronavirus worries, Washington real estate carries on

Although Washington real estate agents have noticed palpable differences in day-to-day life, their businesses continue to stay strong despite coronavirus anxiety.

OJO Labs launches AI-powered photo scanning tool for kitchens

Kitchen Fit uses machine learning to help potential homebuyers figure out exactly what they want out of a kitchen.

Why isn’t buying a house more like shopping at Amazon?

There’s no rhyme or reason in the world why the homebuying and selling process should be so archaic, inefficient and painful for consumers. Whoever can race to address these issues first will dominate the future of the real estate business.

Real estate stocks slammed amid coronavirus market woes

Days of coronavirus-induced stock selloffs have driven the share price of numerous companies, including many in the real estate industry, plummeting.

How to cut through the noise and learn to trust your gut

You should think carefully and set up some rules before blindly trusting the advice of others. There’s something to be said for developing self-confidence, knowing yourself and understanding what’s right for you.