Realogy’s big bet for 2019

Realogy CEO Ryan Schneider spoke with Inman in a wide-ranging conversation in which he reflected on his first year at the real estate holding company and why he’s heavily investing in agents.

From rock bottom to rocking my market

A little over two years ago, I nearly hit rock bottom. My life was in a downward spiral. I was going through home foreclosure; I was incapacitated from a car accident, where I lost my car and then I lost my job.

Realogy roars: Corcoran and Climb to franchise in 2019

In a double-barreled play to leverage brand identity and work culture, Corcoran and Climb will target franchise opportunities globally and domestically.

Realogy leadership shuffle continues

John Brennan is set to take on an additional executive role at Realogy Holdings Corporation, the parent company of NRT and other real estate franchises.

‘We’re building the next Amazon’: Knock CEO Sean Black on Texas expansion and plans to go public

With Knock marking three years since its launch, CEO Sean Black revealed the company’s plans for the future — and why he doesn’t consider Knock an iBuyer.

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices adds C21 Commonwealth to stable of franchisees

Century 21 Commonwealth, a brokerage with 500 agents in the greater Boston market, has shed its ties to Century 21 to join Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices.

It’s not just Facebook: How to win with social media

I honestly don’t know where I’d be without social media and digital marketing. I’ve been a real estate agent for 13 years and today, 80 percent of my business comes through social media; the remaining 20 percent comes through referrals from past clients.

What will Realogy’s new franchise brand look like?

Realogy’s next franchise brand, set to arrive in 2019, could be devoted to technology, the luxury market or a new commission structure, observers say.

Fighting back: The no. 1 asset of any brokerage is its people

How are real estate broker-owners responding, adapting or changing? Here’s what Bill Lublin, CEO of Century 21 Advantage Gold, is doing.

‘Basic Instinct’ or commodity feminism: What’s going on in this C21 Australia ad?

Recently, this C21 Australia brand marketing image made some waves on Facebook. Almost immediately on a post, the comparison to the iconic image of Sharon Stone in “Basic Instinct” was noted.