WATCH: How to maximize simple productivity tools

Mark Choey, co-founder and CTO of Climb Real Estate, takes the stage at Inman Connect San Francisco to share his perspective on productivity and consumer- and user-focused tech in real estate.

How to build an inclusive and diverse real estate brokerage

Building an inclusive brokerage is not just the right thing to do, but it’s the right thing from a business standpoint, according to Inman Connect panelists

How to merge your real estate brokerage without regrets

The merger-and-acquisition path is littered with casualties. Ryan Abbe, managing director of San Francisco-based M&A adviser and real estate investment banking group JMP Securities, says that’s because the little guys can “die in these big organizations,” and giants often find it difficult to embrace smaller firms …

After shaky Q2, NRT creates exec-level growth positions

After disappointing Q2 earnings results, NRT has been making some big moves in the third quarter of 2016. The latest? It’s created two new executive positions focused on growth …

How old-school titans are joining forces with new indie brokerages

The notorious sex, music and art confab dubbed Burning Man is under siege by the wealthy and luxury set with their million dollar RVs, runway models and celebrity DJs spinning until 8 a.m in the dusty Nevada desert. An epic event contorted into a nightclub in the sand. Another iconic gathering of the artistic and free is Austin’s South by Southwest conference, which has been hijacked by monied marketing directors …

Top producers who are killing it

Who doesn’t want to pull millions in real estate revenue each year? You may be starting off or a seasoned pro, but listening to the top producers is never a bad idea …

Alex Han: ‘My team was the biggest impact on my career’

Alexander Han is a sales associate for Climb Real Estate …

Gail Stark: Introduce yourself to everyone and attend everything

Gail Stark is a senior sales associate for Climb Real Estate …

Luxury listing: Monterey Peninsula mansion with sweeping ocean views

Just minutes from Pebble Beach, this four-bedroom estate in the heart of the Monterey Peninsula features modern design from architect Ron Mann, expansive outdoor patios and terraces and beautiful panoramic views of the Pacific Ocean. …

Real estate office of the day: Climb Real Estate

Climb Real Estate is relatively young boutique agency with a penchant for creativity and innovation.

Much of that innovate thinking is on display in its San Francisco headquarters. An old hardwire shop, the office’s meeting room pays homage to its pa…