KW team jumps to eXp, predicts a ‘wave’ will follow

David DeVoe is taking his 32 agents and 10 staffers from Keller Williams to eXp Realty, and he believes “a wave” of other teams are likely to follow to suit.

Virtual brokerages ‘will pull us all down’

Long & Foster CEO Jeff Detwiler is unhappy with the state of agent professionalism, training and supervision in the real estate industry. He put virtual brokerages in the crosshairs in conversation with David Charron, the president of MRIS Investors, at Inman Connect in New York City on Thursday.

Building a real estate team? Avoid these super common pitfalls

To build a successful team, you need to acknowledge the work of your agents, get to know them personally and hire people who aren’t your carbon copy, according to a panel at Inman Connect.

How to build a killer mobile app

At Hacker Connect on Monday, ShowMeNow founder Sean Thomas, whose app was acquired by eXp Realty, offers tips to real estate professionals considering starting an app.

Agents vs. consumers: why real estate apps need to pick an audience

Whether you’re building a real estate app or the latest tool using artificial intelligence, the user experience (UX) should be at the top of your thoughts.

READ: Ex-Keller Williams CEO John Davis’ open letter

Former Keller Williams CEO John Davis insisted in an open letter to Inman that he resigned from the real estate franchise last week and was not fired.

Gary Keller bashes rival eXp’s virtual world as ‘old gaming technology’

Keller Williams is allegedly partnering with video animation startup MashMe for its virtual expansion brokerages, according to a source with knowledge of the situation and leaked audio of a two-hour talk on technology led by Keller Williams CEO Gary Ke…

How eXp Realty’s new stock equity program for agents works

EXp World Holdings, the parent company of virtual real estate brokerage eXp Realty, is making major changes to its agent stock program.

Biggest brokerage news of 2018

Brokerages saw a lot of movement this year, be it highly-producing teams and franchises striking out on their own or legacy companies launching new brands.

The biggest mergers and acquisitions of 2018

The year in real estate was marked by big-name brokerages and franchises using their capital to gobble up market share and boost their value propositions with enhanced agent technology.